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Maracas Bay

North Coast Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad
+1 868-393-8664
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This popular beach spot fulfills the fantasy of the ideal Caribbean beach, but is just as famous for the scenic rainforest drive that must be made to reach it.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful beach” (117 reviews)
“bake shark” (127 reviews)
“sandwich” (60 reviews)
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North Coast Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad
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+1 868-393-8664
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited Maracas Bay as part of the eco cultural tour. It's a bit of a drive from Port of Spain but you get to see a little of the residential side of Port of Spain along the way. It was raining on the day...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 5 days ago

I had a beautiful day! I had a on shark at Richatds which is an absolute must while you are there! Enjoy the warm surf and sand. The water beach were clean and the locals are not rowdy, the water is shallow for most of...More

Thank icelily605
Reviewed 6 days ago

Maracas Bay is a beautiful crescent shaped stretch of beach with nice, occasionally high waves. The waves make it difficult for very young ones, but more capable swimmers enjoy diving under or jumping above them. Excellent local food choices.

Thank francisca rivas j
Reviewed 1 week ago

A perfect weekend, i recommend getting an aloo pie with cheese and fried shrimp from asha's! sounds strange but sooooo good!

Thank sherezam
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful views en route to Maracas Bay. The sea can be a little rough but the life guards do an excellent job of warning you where not to swim. Shark 'n Bake is an essential local gastronomique experience when you go the the beach. Try...More

Thank RobMarf
Reviewed 1 week ago

the facilities are getting better all the time, the food isn't to bad either. however, it is one way in, one way out. after lunch time, the traffic becomes unbearable

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was on a half day tour from Port of Spain. Highly recommend you hire a driver, or make sure you are very comfortable driving narrow winding mountain roads. The drive up is beautiful. A couple of good spots to pull over and get some nice...More

Thank 17Bmack
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited on a weekday so I think it was much quieter than usual. Lovely beach with some sun loungers but also plenty of space under the palm trees to just lay out a towel. As a lone female I found it peaceful and there was...More

Thank nagapie_eh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach you must stop across and see beautiful view. And the beach is hidden in the mountains of Trinidad . You stop across the street and have a name and shark sandwich it to die for

Thank Wendell H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a nice time . It's important to go early . Beach was clean we enjoy bathing . The beach chairs and umbrella were so expensive. The facilities needs serious work . It's a main spot for tourists and could be a lot better.

Thank Sharon16160
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DodoAnglesey
9 December 2015|
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Response from Tracey R |
Macqueripe, which is located in Chaguaramas. You can also do some ziplining there and visit the boardwalk.
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ianderson
12 February 2015|
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Response from esspee2012 |
Please see my answer which ended up under the previous question.
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