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Maracas Bay

North Coast Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad
+1 868-393-8664
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This popular beach spot fulfills the fantasy of the ideal Caribbean beach, but is just as famous for the scenic rainforest drive that must be made to reach it.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful beach” (118 reviews)
“bake shark” (127 reviews)
“sandwich” (61 reviews)
North Coast Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad
+1 868-393-8664
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The weather was perfect for my visit. The sea breeze had us asleep in a short time. The water was just right and if you like to ride waves, this is the place for you. Don't forget to get the bake and shark with its...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It was amazing . A long drive buy it was definitely worth the wait, plan to visit again some time soon

Thank Keith H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Driving to this beach through the hills of the Northern Range of Trinidad is a photographers dream. The beach is very nice. Unfortunatrly the modificaitons to the car park has taken a very long time. The contractors trucks are parked on the road creating traffic...More

Thank Thenomad1942
Reviewed 1 week ago

Maracas Bay facilities and ambiance is currently under construction so it is unappealing, muddy when it rains, dusty when it's dry and because its known for bake and shark still quite populated on any given day! It's a beautiful beach and shall continue to be...More

Thank WLMaynard
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are major building works taking place to what appears to be new restaurants, bars, etc, with the existing excellent vendors selling and serving in temporary areas, but all serving excellent food and drinks (who knows when the works will be completed? hey it's Trinidad!)....More

2  Thank zazazaz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This ALL DAY visit to the beach is worth it!! The drive up to this beach is scenic and a real beautiful treat itself. Stopping and buying local treats from the vendors are a MUST!! Bring cameras, flip flops and towels. No food is needed...More

Thank tiffany a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It beautiful It clean It Comfortable The water really mine blowing The area have a lot to eat and drinking Place to fresh up went finish at the beach to leave to go back home

Thank Chandradat S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach and landscape are beautiful. The surf tends to be rough and can be dangerous. The lifeguards are either on strike or are not paying any attention whatsoever. Swimming can be dangerous. Across the street there is currently a construction zone so the equipment...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got there but it was raining, It looks as if on a sunny day the beach would be wonderful but we did not go there for a beach day but for the famous Richards Shark and Bake which was easily the best sandwich I ever...More

Thank Wael S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice beach but too crowded for my liking. The contruction being conducted in the area is a turn off for my at the moment.

Thank Amy J
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Christina S
24 July 2017|
Response from francisca rivas j | Reviewed this property |
there are no top name hotels near this beach. some small inns and bed and breakfasts.
8 December 2015|
Response from Tracey R |
Macqueripe, which is located in Chaguaramas. You can also do some ziplining there and visit the boardwalk.
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