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Playa Porto Marie

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great beach” (39 reviews)
“dive shop” (38 reviews)
“double reef” (14 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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11 - 20 of 353 reviews

Reviewed 1 June 2017

Beautiful beach with great lounge chairs. They charge per person ($3 US) and per beach chair ($3.50 US). We only used two chairs and only paid for two as the kids went straight for the water. Calm waters the day we were there, so it...More

2  Thank SanibelMomof3
Reviewed 30 May 2017

We jumped in a taxi when we got off the ship for our visit to the island and asked the cab driver where he would recommend and he said this place was the best. It was about a 35 minute drive from the port which...More

1  Thank JIm P
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

The beach itself is very beautiful, but could be very crowed. It has a restaurant but can be difficult to get a seat in there, specially if there are groups of divers also looking for lunch. There are a few souvenir shops as well. You...More

Thank Matías G
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped here during an excursion while on a cruise. We managed to get here as the sun was starting to set. It was a great place to watch the sun go down. It was a quiet beach with few people. It was one of...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 4 May 2017

The beach is nice but can get crowded on weekends/holidays. The restaurant and facilities are great, there is also a local dive shop at the beach and also a photographer/videographer if you like to be filmed while diving. The reef is super for snorkeling &...More

Thank Jurgen F
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Playa Porto Marie is one of the best beaches that I have ever been to. Admission is $3 per person; renting beach chairs is, I believe, $3.50 per chair. The sand is white and has stones and coral pieces mixed in with it. The water...More

2  Thank Rudy G
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Awesome beach. Went for lunch. Nice restaurant at the end of the beach. You can go strolling on the white sand alongside the huts and jump in the sea or both. Great day!

Reviewed 22 April 2017

We enjoyed a day of snorkeling and sunbathing. There are plenty of Beach chairs that cost $3.50. Someone comes around and collects the money. There is also a $3.50 entrance fee for the beach as well. The lady collected the money at the same time...More

Thank sent4rmheaven83
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

It is the north western beach in Curacao with a perfect combination between amazing sea and good facilities...indeed there are a lot of umbrellas and some trees where you can find the shade during the hottest hours ...The sea is like all north western beaches...More

Thank foodaddicted74
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

This beach is pretty popular but once you arrived you will know why. The restaurant had good food and drink and the beach is stunning. Underwater scuba diving is available here and despite being pretty busy with tourist traffic this diving was very nice as...More

Thank TouchedbyThai
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8 January 2017|
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Response from PlayaPortoMari | Property representative |
The entrance fee for PortoMari is 3,- USD per person and an optional beach chair costs 3,50 USD. We don't have taxis readily available at our location, so the best thing you can do is make an appointment with the taxi... More
8 January 2017|
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Response from PlayaPortoMari | Property representative |
We are about a 40-45 minute drive away from the cruise ship port, and there will be plenty of taxis available at the cruise terminal. The price you can ask the taxi driver, it also varies how many people are in your... More
11 December 2016|
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Response from PlayaPortoMari | Property representative |
Hi, Both Kenepa and PortoMari are beautiful beaches on our island, PortoMari is a full service beach however and offers certain amenities which Kenepa doesn't have. PortoMari is a little bit closer to the cruise terminal... More