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Beautiful private amazing

We loved this beach and very few people were here.our snorkel trip was to this beach . If you go on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Judy L
New Hampshire
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Not worth the visit

We made a trip to Mangel Halto for the snorkeling reviews. Honestly we were extremely disappointed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hamilton, Michigan
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We loved this beach and very few people were here.our snorkel trip was to this beach . If you go on your own , I don’t think there is bathrooms you need chairs but its beautiful .

Thank Judy L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We made a trip to Mangel Halto for the snorkeling reviews. Honestly we were extremely disappointed. Water is not clear for snorkeling, the lower spots were not well kept and no good snorkeling by the cliffs. Definitely not worth the trip- head to boca Catalina...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came her for my first dive (with Jads Dive Center, San Nicolas) and even though I found out I´m not made for diving it was amazing how much wildlife there is in the water. There are a lot of rocks and even a boat...More

Thank Jan T
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Love Mangel Halto for the snorkelling, the laid back atmosphere, the local vibe, and the beautiful warm water of course. Experienced snorkelers can do a great drift snorkel here, excellent coral and marine life.

Thank Kyle T
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We went here one day to do some snorkeling and take a swim. This spot was not very crowded. Seems like locals like to come here, which was nice. There were shady spots (palapas & mangroves) to put your stuff, and plenty of nice, calm,...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

The water is clear, shallow and full of fish that can be seen while walking through the shallow water. Many snorkelers around in deeper water, probably saw more. Next time we'll have to bring gear.

Thank FrankF14304
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

This place is typical for locals or families that live here and are from other countries who know the deal. Free palapas, much shade around which is needed. Swim to the buoyant and see all those beautiful fish, watch since no lifeguard you are on...More

1  Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Visited as part of Aruba Kayak Adventures tour.. Clear water, cool fish, all equipment included. Not a busy place....if you like solitude, this is a good place

Thank gpbraun
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This beach is gorgeous. I wish we had time to dip in, but I'm glad to have just seen it in person. Joined a tour and the guide was nice enough to show us a local beach which was not included in our itinerary. This...More

Thank Michelli2011
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This place is gorgeous, quiet, and well-shaded...which is great for someone like me (fair-skinned and not used to the intense sunshine of the Caribbean). The snorkeling is good here, but I loved that I could spend a few hours at a beautiful beach without worrying...More

Thank Jeremy L
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Response from lbingamanPetoskey_MI | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The apartments have air conditioning in them.
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Response from palmettostateman | Reviewed this property |
We did the drift. We jumped in at the dock at Puerto Chiquito and swam out of the middle cut. we intended to immediately do the drift to Mangel Halto but to be honest the area southeast of the cut is a really great site... More