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Jan Thiel Beach

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Address: | Caracasbaaiweg Next to Chogogo Resort, Willemstad, Curacao

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Nice place to hang out the hole day

Really nice beach, where you can swim and dive, plane of restaurants and bars, paddle court, stunning view. Really nice hotels nearby

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 16 October 2016
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Panama City, Panama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is the perfect beach closer to town that Curacao has to offer. 20 min from punda and lots of activities to do here.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

warm water, nice F&B good and ample sunbeds even lounge beds. Completed by infinity pool located right at the sea. Beautiful

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beach here is very friendly for families and couples. The beach is beautiful and safe with great options for drinks and dining.

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Willemstad, Curacao
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You sure will love this beach, here is all the amenities you never thought you would get. Plenty of restaurants, grocery stores. It's to much to mention, in one word it's an outstanding place to be for sure.

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Panama City, Panama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Really nice beach, where you can swim and dive, plane of restaurants and bars, paddle court, stunning view. Really nice hotels nearby

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Elizabeth City, North Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

While the water was calm, clear, and beautiful, this isn't really a beach. It is a man-made beach resort with a small strip of beach, a dock/pier you can jump from, and lots of loungers. Our disappointment is partially due to our lack of research as we wanted a beach to walk along with more sand. On the plus side... More 

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Boston, MA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

South of Willamstad are two neighbor beaches, Jan Thiel and Papagayo. We went to Jan Thiel beach on a Sunday afternoon. I think it was about $4 each to go in, and that includes parking. It was busy and there was hardly a lounge available. We went to a closed restaurant near the SCUBA shop. It was out of the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

This little gem is perfect to get started. Sure, you can rent a car and get to some other beautiful secluded spots, but this place is convenient and has it all: resorts, bars, nightlife, car rental, water sports, beach service and of course diving. The dive shop there is great, they are knowledgeable and offer decent prices.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

The beach is nice to swim, but has a lot of people due to the building of a new hotel. However having said that the early morning hours are excellent here, the bar opens around 900 for a lovely cappuccino. The saturday happy hours with live music are magical. Lots of dining and lunch options, from takeaway pizza to exclusive... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

I reside on Sint Maarten. That said, it's hard for any beach to impress me since we have over 30 of the world's most beautiful... Jan Thiel is a white sandy beach, with calm waters and a few restaurants nearby... When on curaçao, you should definitely go visit.

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