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Jan Thiel Beach

| Caracasbaaiweg Next to Chogogo Resort, Willemstad, Curacao
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I hated this beach

We paid the entrance fee to get in here and stayed all of 5 minutes. Bunch of tourists lined up... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Robert S
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Canterbury, New Hampshire
Good beach

Nice beach it has shops and restaurants. it's a little rocky but not that bad. Definitely active... read more

Reviewed yesterday
lenferrari
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Saugus, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“nice beach” (31 reviews)
“infinity pool” (9 reviews)
“beach service” (4 reviews)
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| Caracasbaaiweg Next to Chogogo Resort, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed yesterday

We paid the entrance fee to get in here and stayed all of 5 minutes. Bunch of tourists lined up like sardines. Much better beaches up the West Pundt.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed yesterday

Nice beach it has shops and restaurants. it's a little rocky but not that bad. Definitely active and great for sights. Its a fun place.

Thank lenferrari
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent first two days on this beach for our vacation. Staff was very courteous to us even though we didn’t speak a language they were strong in. Our fault not there’s but they still worked with us and made our stay very enjoyable. Great swimming...More

Thank Bryan C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in a bit late. To which we were pleasantly surprised with being offered "no cover charge, just please buy a drink". As we had been to Kenepa beach earlier and very dissapointed, plus still in "sticker shock" at prices, it was a pleasant...More

Thank johnbX8929ZL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful beach but this was the only beach we paid entry for ($3 per person). Park at mambo beach and walk down to jan theil if you feel like going and save the money. We were not impressed by food at the places at Jan...More

Thank Chris_and_Krissy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like the sort of all-inclusive resort holidays, where you have to pay extra for everything, where everything is commercialized and the beauty of the nature itself doesn't matter, then this is your place. Crowded, expensive and definitely not worth the trip and the...More

Thank 19sj_js89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located at Zanzibar beach restaurant. Serving drinks and food on your beachbed. and on saturdays at 5.00 PM Happy hour starts. good prices for the drinks. Nice live music and a good atmosphere.

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clear water you can see the fish right through !!!, quaint beach , excellent service at zest restaurant , truly a relaxing day!!

Thank Ariella A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jan Thiel beach has everything you could want - great swimming and snorkelling, infinity sea water pool, sunbeds, umbrellas, toilets, choice of cafes and restaurants, diving school and there's also a security patrol making it pretty safe. It costs money to get in unless you...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun place to spend the day snorkeling and lazying on the beach. The water sport activities are good and you can spend time here

Thank BomiPardiwalla
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Artys530
4 January 2018|
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Response from Stephanie B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Artys, It is quite a way from the cruise ship terminal, however if you book a taxi there and back it is do-able and it's very easy to spend a day there. There are closer beaches to the cruise terminal but this one has a... More
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2 January 2017|
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Response from Luiz Eduardo S | Reviewed this property |
Yes you will need a day pass, not expensive at all. I from a place (BRAZIL) where beaches are free of charge and I delighted paid for it. Not that far, but I advice to rent a car once buses will not reach it. Renting a car... More
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