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Address: Willemstad, Curacao
Phone Number:
+599 9 864 0438
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US$ 69.00*
and up
Western Curacao Beach Hopping and Snorkeling Tour
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US$ 198.00*
and up
Private Curaçao Beaches Tour Including Kenepa Beach

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Decent snorkeling, garbage and detris washes ashore

Compelled to share my frustrations around picking up other garbage so we could find a space to enjoy the beach, in part the island lacks bins. No bins, I suppose it's tough to be... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Santa Cruz, California
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Santa Cruz, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Compelled to share my frustrations around picking up other garbage so we could find a space to enjoy the beach, in part the island lacks bins. No bins, I suppose it's tough to be eco friendly... Decent vis gave us spectacular schools of fishes and a nice afternoon back drop.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Santa Cruz is a pretty beach but the real fun was renting a kayak from Captain Goodlife at Let's Go Sports on the far left end of the beach. Go see the Blue Room and snorkel the Black Beach. Ask Captain Goodlife about the hidden (and very romantic) white sand beach too.

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Thank Krista J
Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

What a find! We had a wonderful time swimming and sunbathing here. Very safe as their is a security guard watching the parking lot. Afterwards we thought we would have a beer and a snack, but we got much more than we bargained for. The restaurant owner and his wife not only offer boat tours (we didn't go but all... More 

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Thank Angus C
New York, New York, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is cute beach, and there is some good diving. I have heard about Sinking ship close by (5 min walk in good footwear) where you can wreck dive. However, I recommend go to Knip beach where you can take in the Caribbean kind of vacation.

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Thank Svetlana H
check, VA
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's all about he snorkeling for us. Nice beach with palapa and picnic tables. Water is murky due to a little Salina on a he right hand side. At the point on the left hand side (a bit of a swim) is a nice patch of coral with a good bit of diversity.

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Thank oldhippysnorkelers
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The rate is for the atmosphere and food served in GoodLife Captain restaurant. Fantastic food, perfectly served, fabulous taste. We ordered mahi fish. There are no words to express how fantastic the dinner was. Look at the photo and try to feel it 😉!!! Captain is a very friendly guy who really loves his profession!!! If you want to try... More 

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Bethel, Alaska
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This is a review of just the beach/swimming area. I know you can take tours with Captain Goodlife, but the beach has gravely sand that is full of garbage (glass, pieces of plastic forks, etc). There is a nice gradual slope into the water, which the kids liked but to snorkel you have to swim way out and the water... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We stopped here to take a snorkeling tour with captain Goodlife. He stopped off at 4 different snorkeling spots including the blue room. The blue room was neat but the fish left much to be desired.

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Budapest, Hungary
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Playa Santa Cruz is a beach on the Island with the most captivating story. It is the home base of the best diver and submarine world expert Juni Obersi a.k.s. Captain Goodlife. Meeting this wonderful and 100 % authentic guy will leave a lasting impression on your life. He is THE choice for 'special' tours to places you can't reach... More 

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Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

You've heard of the famous "Blue Room" for snorkeling? Well be sure to also eat at Captain Goodlife's ristorante there with fresh-caught fish. Ps, best way to the Blue Room is on the Captain's "Antonella" boat. You won't forget this guy or this beach of his ristorante!

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