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This quiet and secluded beach is known not only for its excellent snorkeling but a variety of water activities including windsurfing, scuba diving, deep-sea fishing, swimming and sailing.
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Very beautiful beach. A taxi from the cruise terminal cost about $ 25 one way. On the day of our visit the weather was bad. Was a strong wind. Paid sun loungers. Back to the cruise terminal left by bus for about $ 2.5. However,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DanCru10
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went twice and there is great snorkeling just off the left side of the beach. You will see all the snorkeling boat charters off shore to the south starting around 10 AM (boca catalina is just south, 5 min walk around a corner). Arrive...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank johnhS5008AG
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is our favourite beach because it is less busy than the rest and close to where we stay. You can snorkel right from shore. Did find it much busier this trip with all the buses and tours they are bringing there now. Be prepared...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Trippintherift
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did not go scuba diving, yet the friend I was traveling with did. She really enjoyed it and said there were some beautiful fish and coral. The beach bar/beach house was OK. They charged for the restroom and the beach chairs.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank dlhuntley1450
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at Arashi Beach on a tour with De Palm Tours. David and Albert brought us to this beach for about 45 minutes, or so. Awesome beach. We snorkeled and there were several fish around the reef. Great stop.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank FrequentFlier543011
Reviewed 1 week ago

Large Beach, great soft white sand. You can rent umbrellas/chairs and they give you free water! Nice Beach bar/restaurant with toilets and outdoor shower. Large parking lot. You can see the California lighthouse from here.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank sassy53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This our first time in Aruba so we wanted to experience as many beaches as possible. This one stands out as one of our favorites. It has a nice bar for drinks if you like, prices are not bad. To rent an umbrella and 2...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Jason W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful white sandy beach great for relaxing or swimming. Snorkelling wasn't great in the area to the left where we were but it is a large beach. There is a restaurant and bar here and you can rent beach chairs and umbrellas. It was pretty...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Laura V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arashi goes on forever. You can hang out by the beach shack grab a beer and palapa or go down much further for privacy. In different nooks you can sometimes find a divi tree for shade or bring a strong wind resistant umbrella or tarp...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank eenerneener
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Public beach at Arashi Beach. We were able to park past the big parking lot along the beach front. We spent the next several hours on Arashi Beach, overall the beach is large and it is easy to get in the water to cool off....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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CP817
December 17, 2018|
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Response from Ken H | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any dogs and I didn't see any signs saying no dogs, however, it is a turtle breeding area which is protected so I would suggest you do not take your dog there.
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jenna153
December 13, 2018|
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Response from MarkH281 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, parking, bar with food and washrooms.
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fay d
June 23, 2018|
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Response from 942christenH | Reviewed this property |
Look into a 'vacation vault'. Its a small plastic safe you can secure to your car bumper or a palapa beam, to fit your car keys and phone, leave everything else locked in the car. We dont worry much at arashi beach, but... More
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