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Daaibooi Beach

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Address: St. Willybrordus, Curacao
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A romantic little beach surrounded by towering cliffs.

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Free beach

This is a free beach used by the locals They bring BBQ and have a good time.The sand is good but it gets crowded

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
dave s
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Saanichton, Canada
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Saanichton, Canada
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107 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a free beach used by the locals They bring BBQ and have a good time.The sand is good but it gets crowded

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Midcoast Maine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Popular free beach near where we were staying, easy to get to from the church that dominates the view. Lots of rocks and coral to get over but not dangerous in any way. Cheap eats and drinks at the beach bar, which accepts USD.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Daaibooi is a great beach if you're looking for something a little more low-key than nearby beaches like Cas Abou and Porto Mari. It's much quieter and less touristy, which we definitely preferred. The snack is basic, but has the essentials and the food is good. There are clean bathrooms and you can rent chairs for a decent price ($4... More 

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Tilburg, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Not the best place to do a shore dive but certainly one to not forget. Very very beautiful underwater. it seems that this might not be the first place where local diving schools go to, because we did not see any other diver in the 4 times we visited. Despite the long swim out to get to the drop we... More 

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Burlington, Vermont
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach is free with minimal amenities. However, the snorkeling is great, especially to the right- good coral and lots of fish.

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Thank ellen551
Regina
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After hearing so much about this beach we had to pay it a visit. Looks beautiful and it is not overly busy. But - lots of broken coral at the shoreline so water shoes were a must. Also lots of large rocks/boulders for several feet going into the water which made it very difficult to walk to get into the... More 

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Willemstad, Curacao
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33 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

This is definitely one of the nicest beaches to visit because it is in a nice cozy bay surrounded by rocks and good for snorkling also. Thus not a full service beach although there is a snack where they have food. Very popular is the Friet. Be in time otherwise you don't have a place under the big palapas. You... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

The beach is quite calm, located in the West part of the island. There is only one tent where you can buy small meals and drink. The sole of the beach is mainly composed of stones, but there is place to rest in the sun. Snorkelling in Daabooi is pretty good and sunset is just amazing!

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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38 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Daaibooi is a beautiful, idyllic beach, with white sand, clear blue water and quite some natural or man-made spots to take cover from the sun. Moreover, there is no entrance fee and it is easily accessible by car. There is a snack bar offering basic food, drinks and beach chairs, while there is also shower and toilets, of which we... More 

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39 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice bay near to St. Willibrordus. Nice place to do snorkeling and see beautiful fishes! On the beach there's a small bar where you can buy foods and drinks. You can also rent beach beds for 5 NAF. It's a place where also local residents spend there family time.

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