We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

“Mambo Beach is Social” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Mambo Beach

Mambo Beach
Book In Advance
More Info
$36.00*
and up
Curacao Island and Mambo Beach Tour
Ranked #18 of 144 things to do in Curacao
Certificate of Excellence
Naples, Florida
Level Contributor
110 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Mambo Beach is Social”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2013

I went to Mambo Beach, after visiting Curacao a few times. Mambo is laid back with various Restaurants & bars tiki bars pool bars etc. The entry fee is minimal around $3-4 USD. Clean beach with chairs and sun beds available for rent. Has a nice youthful vibe not readily seen on the island. It has a nice mix of locals and tourists. More of a singles/couples scene. It has an almost beach/club scene similar to a Nikki Beach. Prices are consistent with other areas on the island. If this sounds like something you would like I highly recommend Mambo Beach.

Visited March 2013
Helpful?
3 Thank KevinGGR
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Write a Review

742 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    333
    230
    111
    40
    28
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Finnish first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Bellbrook, Ohio
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“If you are looking for paradise, go elsewhere.”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2013

We went here upon the recommendation of the woman at the information booth outside our cruise ship. She told us the other beaches were "too far". This place is disgusting. It is a man made beach with very little beach. The ocean is a man-made lagoon and smells like fish. We left after 15 minutes.

Visited November 2013
Helpful?
3 Thank Amy W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Level Contributor
17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Seaquarium Beach/Mambo Beach”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2013

I visited this beach last year on a tour, but I only had time to walk around a little. On our recent cruise stop this year I wanted to visit this beach once again. We used the local van/bus to get to the Seaquarium. I think it was around $3 fare one way for the two of us. We were dropped off at the Seaquarium and entered the beach from there, We walked along walkway until just before Mambo Beach where we were approached to pay the entry fee and chair rental fee. I found the fees to be very reasonable considering that there is a shower available on the beach and changing facilities/restrooms nearby. We were next to the Aloha Beach Bar, so we had the local beer while relaxing on the beach. We also obtained food from the Aloha Beach Bar. We opted for the local fare and found all of it delicious and very reasonably priced. I found it easy to enter the water and did not encounter rocks/glass.. If you have small children, this would be an ideal beach, as the jetty protects the beach from large waves. My husband prefers a pool to the ocean, but he was comfortable on this beach. We only spent about 2-3 hours at the beach as we wanted to do some shopping as well. It was very easy to catch the bus/van back to town. We really enjoyed our afternoon at Seaquarium Beach and look forward to stopping here again on our next visit.

Visited November 2013
Helpful?
9 Thank njgem
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
los angeles
Level Contributor
375 reviews
168 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
“Nice but crowded and pay a fee”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 12, 2013 via mobile

Visited mambo beach while on a tour and again at night. It's got food and bars which are very high priced. It's really an upscale area sorta resort like but packed with people. The waters are calm and warm for swimming.

Visited November 2013
Helpful?
1 Thank amanda42
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Excellent!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2013

One of my favorite beaches in Curacao! Very modern, fun, with great tasty food! Loved little mall on the beach. people are friendly.
You can see a lot of different beautiful fish if you swim behind the stones, that cover the beach, that makes the water nice and calm.

Visited October 2013
Helpful?
2 Thank OK_8
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.

Travelers who viewed Mambo Beach also viewed

 
Willemstad, Curacao
 

Been to Mambo Beach? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing