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Bachelor's Beach

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Unexpected Beauty

Highly recommend visiting this "beach," it is gorgeous. Be advised that there is no beach... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Pretty Beach

This was a pretty beach but had to climb down a bunch of stairs to get to it. The water was really... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
Lynn R
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Aruba has fantastic windsurfing due to consistently strong trade winds, and this beach located in the southeast of the island is one of the top places for this popular sport.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“dive site” (5 reviews)
“nice sand” (2 reviews)
“tide” (3 reviews)
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

Highly recommend visiting this "beach," it is gorgeous. Be advised that there is no beach technically. Bachelor beach sits below a rocky cliff and you must walk down a staircase to enter the water. This beach is perfect for those looking for a great snorkel...More

Thank Adventurebooklet
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This was a pretty beach but had to climb down a bunch of stairs to get to it. The water was really blue .

Thank Lynn R
Reviewed 2 March 2017

There are covered cement tables in the parking area of the entrance to this beach. A yellow stone was there with the words Bachelor's Beach painted on it. You must take the 7 stairs down to the water and snorkel from there. I didn't see...More

Thank MilwaukeeSunseeker2
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Not too far from the capital. Easy to get to by bicycle or car, but not much of a beach. A mostly stoney and rugged area. Good for snorkelling though.

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I needed help getting down the stairs and over the rocks with my gear but nice sand once down. We saw a 5ft and a 7 ft barracuda on return in about 10 ft of water. Biggest we have seen yet but overall a very...More

1  Thank myorga1
Reviewed 4 September 2016

A popular beach with the locals. I nice easy dive sight to access and a pretty dive . Nice white sand and a gentle slope into the sea.

Thank degsy7
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Bachelor's is a tiny bach in the Belem area of Bonaire. As a beach, i's nothing too remarkable: a small strip of sand and good snorkeling opportunities. As a dive site, it's slightly better than the average south side beach off Bonaire. Because it's easily...More

Thank AmbassadorCarl
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Definitely a locals beach...lovely for a nice afternoon swim and picnic. Easy to find and stairs that access the crystal clear blue water. Lots of parking and a few covered picnic tables. The beach is small and unusable at times due to tide but an...More

Thank BigBluPlanet
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We didn't expect to see nice beaches in Bonaire, but this beach had a vibe and a great view of Klein Bonaire. It was much cleaner then expected.

Thank JohanvanK
Reviewed 20 November 2015

Very nice beach but not a beach to sit on. The parking is on street level and you walk down a 7 step stairs to step on the beach or directly into the water (depends on the level of the sea). The waters are very...More

2  Thank Bryan N
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