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Peaceful

We went early and had a shade palapa to ourselves. Other than the ugly view to the right of the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jerilynjoyce
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Englewood, Colorado
via mobile
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GREAT place to spend a relaxing day away from crowds, and with no timetable. 😎 1/2 hour travel... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Laurie M
,
Sangerville, Maine
via mobile
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Located next to the more popular Baby Beach, this beach is also known for its calm waters.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“oil refinery” (17 reviews)
“baby beach” (50 reviews)
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San Nicolas, Aruba
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went early and had a shade palapa to ourselves. Other than the ugly view to the right of the refinery it was a good spot to spend a little time with the kids. Way less People than baby beach if you aren’t feeling social.

Thank jerilynjoyce
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

GREAT place to spend a relaxing day away from crowds, and with no timetable. 😎 1/2 hour travel from downtown, but it's worth it. Gentle waves, scenic views, just great.

Thank Laurie M
Reviewed 14 October 2017

After visiting Baby Beach, we decided to drive over to Rodgers Beach. Everything was looking great until we turned the corner and saw this huge oil refinery. That completely ruined the experience for me, which is unfortunate, because if that wasn't there, the beach would...More

Thank Alicat113081
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Right next to baby beach but more quiet and suitable for adults the only drawback is the view of Aruba refinery at the moment it seemed closed as no noise or operation seem to be going on but if you will be offended by this...More

Thank hsghonim
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This place is situated next-door to baby beach, because this place does not have as much fame as baby Beach, it is not visited by many people, you have about 4 to 5 huts free for you to use and to enjoy, it is visited...More

1  Thank bryanmantezoni
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We were amazed that there were only about 6 people on this beautiful beach. The water was calm and clear, sandy not rocky. We watched pelicans diving for fish and relaxed in the sea for a couple of hours. Much nicer beach than Palm Beach...More

Thank loobylooLeicester
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We stopped here for a short time, after visiting Baby Beach. The beach wasn't very crowded at all, but it was later in the day. The beach was pretty big with plenty of space to spread out, but it wasn't as nice as Baby Beach....More

Thank mitsugirly
Reviewed 21 July 2017

There's not much there, but that's the charm of the place. If you don't like crowds and noise, this is a beach you should try. Water is warm and good for paddling or swimming. Few people, no facilities, ample parking space right next to the...More

Thank Robertika
Reviewed 16 July 2017

The beach is right next to the more crowded baby beach and offers a lot of shade with the little huts. There are more fish to see than at baby beach so bring snorkeling gear!

Thank Foomers
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Can't go wrong here. Great for clear water and relaxation. Not as much sea life to experience, but very nice.

Thank b2waxman
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