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Kenepa Beach

Kenepa Beach, Willemstad, Curacao
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Inlet on the less-developed western side of the island.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful beach” (173 reviews)
“grote knip” (39 reviews)
“public beach” (40 reviews)
Kenepa Beach, Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed January 17, 2017

THE most beautiful beach in Curacao. Crowded on weekends and holidays. Lots of beach chairs to rent. Some shade available. Clean and lovely views from cliffs surrounding the bay. Pay bathrooms.

1  Thank luckylady1234
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Also known as Grote Knip, this beach at the west end of the island is a nice departure from the more crowded locations near Willemstad. The best snorkeling seemed to be along the rocks at the right hand edge. Lounges and umbrellas are available for...More

4  Thank des124
Reviewed January 13, 2017

Do not miss it! We visited this beach as part of the Best of West tour (serenity tours curacao). Too bad there was not enough time to explore all the water areas.

1  Thank Andrada M
Reviewed January 12, 2017

This a public beach or free beach you will have to pay for lounge chairs $5 US dollars if you get an umbrella $10 US dollar, thought beach area was dirty, snorkeling was very good

2  Thank ClevelandohioMark
Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

Pros: It is a nice beach with white sand and crystal clear water. Cons: The sun chairs are expensive and the toilets are not so nice.

Thank Joachim B
Reviewed January 10, 2017

The best part... It's not completely overrun by tourists. It's definitely plenty crowded, but nothing compared to Porto Mari or Cas Abou. Facilities are pretty basic, but if you just want to sit on a beautiful beach all day, this is a good choice. Snorkeling...More

1  Thank hcshock
Reviewed January 8, 2017

The most beautiful beach at the Island. The only thing is I think it will be more and more commercial.:(

Thank Jordi V
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous beach with a great photo opportunity from the parking lot above. The sand is very clean and soft, the water is warm and it's all around great for sunbathing. If you're looking to snorkel however, it was one of the least interesting beaches we...More

1  Thank Karl B
Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

This is a public beach. It is nice to swim and snorkel at. You can get there by local bus or tax or car within 30 min from downtown. It is located close to westpunda Rent a car for a day and it will be...More

Thank Bob M
Reviewed January 5, 2017

This is about as close to the northwest tip as you can go. Snorkeling is good. Lots of sand to sit on

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Robin C
October 15, 2017|
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Response from C P | Reviewed this property |
we went on a Monday (9/11/17) and yes the bar was open .there are shades .we only paid for the beachstools.
September 20, 2017|
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Response from PDavidMan | Reviewed this property |
I stayed at the Hilton which is northwest of where the ships port and it took us 45 minutes. An hour is a good estimate because the roads are mostly 2 lanes and you will travel through a few small towns that have huge speed... More
September 1, 2017|
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Response from brazilianboy_9 | Reviewed this property |
Just one! Sunscape Beach Resort. I cant really rate it. But seems its a good resort (not a cancun all-inclusive type - but ok). I really doubt that all-inclusive is a good option for curacao (most of the nice (not... More
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