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Lac Bay

Lac Bay, Kralendijk, Bonaire
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Windsurfing!

Had a relaxing visit to Lac Bay for a few beers one afternoon after morning boat dives. Enjoyed... read more

Reviewed yesterday
aoshell
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Cornelius, Nc
Great place for windsurfing

Beautiful beaches and great place for windsurfing and sun bad also great full moon party's Once a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
kralendijk
,
Leiden, The Netherlands
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
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Lac Bay, Kralendijk, Bonaire
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a relaxing visit to Lac Bay for a few beers one afternoon after morning boat dives. Enjoyed it so much we returned the next day for my son to take windsurfing lessons. He took the beginner group lesson, but was the only person that...More

Thank aoshell
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful beaches and great place for windsurfing and sun bad also great full moon party's Once a month.

Thank kralendijk
Reviewed 6 days ago

Awesome warm, clear, sandy bottom...you can walk out forever and its only waist deep! No good snorkeling that we found.

Thank stacyrn07
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only really nice beach on island with restaurant right in beach to get bar type food and drinks. But very family friendly. Avoid days cruise ship in town because it is packed at lac bay.

Thank Jacqueline F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful, shallow turquoise waters. Ate at the Hang Out Beach Bar... just a great day. Go see the bay!!!!

Thank Janetlynn13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very beautiful place with shallow turquoise coloured waters. There are bars to drink and lunch and equipment to surf. Great place to relax!

Thank Linda69
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best place i ve ever been Look like to be in paradise This place is amazing very simple and beautiful I wish to come back one day

Thank Roberto R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful part of the island on the east coast. The Bay is the nursery for pretty much the entire Island and is the hot spot for windsurfing. We caught up with East Coast Divers which operates out of Lac Bay for a 2 tank drift...More

Thank NcBluWtrGuy
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We spent our last day at Lac Bay. If you are an expert windsurfer, plenty of room, if you are just a beginner it's easy. The bay is super shallow, so it makes it easy to fall off and climb back on and try again....More

Thank jenadove
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Planned to spend a beach day here, but upon arrival it was not what I expected at all. This is a spot solely for windsurfers, I don't see how it would have been possible to swim at this location or snorkel without being run over...More

Thank Adventurebooklet
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Red0454
if we take a cab from the cruise port how long does it take to get here? also, will they call us a cab here when we want to return to the ship?
6 February 2017|
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Response from SavannahGANana | Reviewed this property |
As stated by the previous responses it is a 10-12 min cab ride from the cruise ship terminal. There are cabs waiting as you disembark with drivers who are most helpful and you can either make arrangements for the same cab... More
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Tashjohnson29
I am wondering if this place is far from where the cruise ships dock and if we can just cab it there instead of booking a tour through the cruise line?
27 November 2016|
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Response from Brancone | Reviewed this property |
You can take sctoter it's 15min drive... you have shortcut thru the city ;)
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Adventurebooklet
Contemplating visiting Lac Bay and snorkeling at the reef, but am worried about the annoyance of windsurfers. Am I constantly going to have to fight against windsurfers or worry about being run over by them when snorkeling at the reef?
6 November 2016|
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Response from Philip Q | Reviewed this property |
Lac Bay is great, but really not for snorkeling. The whole bay is sandy all the way to the outer barrier reef. Now there is snorkeling in the area around the corner from the beach area, which borders the protected... More
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