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“great beach”(46 reviews)
“bar restaurant”(17 reviews)
“dive shop”(44 reviews)
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All reviewsgreat beachbar restaurantdive shopdouble reefplenty of chairs and umbrellasentrance feeartificial reeffavorite beachnice facilitiesprivate beachjump offbring water shoeswhite sandcas abaoclean beachfull serviceclear water
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best beach in Curaçao, clean, safe for kids, see the wild pig go to the beach is fun, with a nice restaurant, a little crowded during weekends but still good 👌🏻

Thank Carobl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to share a beach with wild pigs and enjoy the smell of a pigsty this might be for you. The woman at the gate is extremely rude. We were there for about 2 minutes, saw the poor beach and decided to go...More

Thank Victel
PlayaPortoMari, Manager at Playa Porto Marie, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Victel, I read your review about our beach but unfortunately the things you describe in your review is not how it went down the day you came to visit us. Firstly, the time you visited our beach at 10:45 in the morning there have...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018

This beach is the best for us. Lots of shade, enough beds available. Nice restaurant and bar for lunch or the afternoon cocktail and snacks. Sometimes Willy and Woody, the local pigs, visit the beach too. If diving or snorkeling is your thing, a nice...More

1  Thank Michiel v
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

It was our first beach on Curaçao and it turned out eventually it was the best! Not too big, with white sand and perfect color of the sea. Parking is free although there is a guy taking care of it. Also, we first met iguanas...More

Thank Zoran P
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Porto Marie is easily the best beach on Curacao. It is nearly perfect. A little rocky, but great swimming, snorkeling, and diving. There is a little dock a ways out from the beach that you can swim to and jump from. There is a bar...More

Thank Simone A
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

The beach is really beautiful with white sand, blue waters and the cliffs. It is easy to snorkel there and you will see a lot of fishes. There is a diving school, a restaurant and restrooms. The entrance fee is 3USD and you can rent...More

Thank juliacarina
Reviewed 30 July 2018

White sand and a beautifull beach for kids. They will enjoy the colourfull fish, don't forget to bring your snorkeling gear (you can also rent it at the entrance)

Thank MarcellovdHurk
Reviewed 28 July 2018

We went to three beaches in Curacao; this was our favorite. You had to pay separately for a chair and admission, but it was a reasonable cost. The beach was well maintained. The snorkeling was great! The food and drinks at the beach side bar...More

Thank Azizah M
Reviewed 19 July 2018

We stopped here last year on our cruise stop and decided to vacation on the island this year. Porto Marie is a beautiful beach. We did however visit on a Sunday and it was super busy. I'd try to avoid coming here on the weekend...More

Thank tuliplvr22
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

For many years we visit Curacao and for many years Playa Porto Marie is my favourite. The Bay area is beautiful, the sea clear and excellent for snorkling, the beds and parasols good and mostly clean AND the food and drinks in the restaurant good...More

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Jennifer C
12 September 2018|
Response from PlayaPortoMari | Property representative |
Hi Jennifer, The best you can do is make an appointment with the taxi driver who takes you to our beach in the morning to have him pick you up again in the afternoon at a designated time. You can always ask him for a... More
30 August 2018|
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Response from Anna K | Reviewed this property |
We rented a car and drove all over the island. Not sure about the taxi fare. I’m sorry
2 August 2018|
Response from MarcellovdHurk | Reviewed this property |
It's about a half our drive. You take the road to Westpunt and after 16 km's you turn right the road to St Willibordus, the road also has this name: Weg naar St Willibrordus. There you will find signs to the beach. There is... More
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