Cas Abao Beach

A pristine beach that is well loved by families with young children and watersports enthusiasts alike, this beach is often noted as one of the best on the island.

Located on the island of Curacao, in the general vicinity of St. Willibrordus, Cas Abao Beach is on the West coast of the island, You should consider dropping by even if you are not staying particularly close by. This beach is not just a tropical beauty, it's one of the rare "quiet" beaches in Curaçao. While Cas Abao Beach may be a little farther away, it's a pleasure to find an undisturbed plot of sand like this one.

Amenities and Ambiance

Please note that public restrooms are not available, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business. The water here is of good snorkeling quality, so grab your gear if you're looking to see what goes on beneath the surface.

Surrounded by cliffs and tropical greenery, this beach is not a quiet and secluded one; in fact it is just commercial enough to provide guests with all of their favorite beach going needs like ice cold beverages, snacks, watersports equipment, and even a masseuse.

What's Nearby


Beachgoers will find Cas Abao Beach on the West coast of Curacao. It is near Landhuis Ascension, which is found three and a half miles away, and it is among the attractions in the area.

If you're interested in learning more about the history of Curaçao, there are plenty of places where you can learn first-hand about the country's past. One of the closest attractions of this sort is Landhuis Kenepa Plantation, which is not too far from the shore, and is reachable in a cab.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never run out of things to do. The attractions closest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Cas Abao Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Landhuis Ascension Museum 3.6 NE Curacao
Savonet Museum Museum 8.6 N Curacao
Landhuis Kenepa Plantation Historical Site 8.8 NNW Curacao
Tula Museum Museum 8.8 NNW Curacao
Blue Bay Golf and Beach Resort Golf Course 9.6 SE Curacao

Cities and Towns

The closest part on Curacao to Cas Abao Beach is St. Willibrordus. It's important to note that Otrabanda isn't very crowded, so for guests hoping to check out the local scene, St. Willibrordus could be a great choice for a day trip.


Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will vary depending on the time of day, particularly in the high season when hotels overflow with tourists. Cas Abao Beach is not located near many major hotels, but it can attract visitors staying at smaller lodgings in the area.


While this spot isn't close to many restaurants, you'll probably still spot a few places to try, especially if you're prepared to drive a bit. One of the closest places to eat is Playa Porto Mari Beachside Restaurant, which is just a little ways away.

The following table provides a list of nearby restaurant options.

Restaurants near Cas Abao Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Playa Porto Mari Beachside Restaurant (999) 864-7558 Dutch, Indonesian Very Casual 0.8 mi. SE
Karakter (599) 9 864-2233 Caribbean, French Very Casual 2.2 mi. SSE
Villa Monte Bar Grill Restaurant (599-9) 516-5063 -- -- -- --

Other Beaches

Travelers searching for the perfect beach will have plenty of other choices on Curacao besides Cas Abao Beach.

Another location you might enjoy is Boca Santa Cruz, found a brief car or taxi trip away. However, if that's not exactly what you're looking for, Daibooibaai offers more action, and isn't far from nearby attractions. It's found one and a quarter miles to the south-southeast.

Vacationers may also want to visit Playa Porto Mari, located three quarters of a mile away.

Of course, Curaçao has hundreds of natural wonders to discover, but Cas Abao Beach is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.


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