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 near the heart of the island of Curacao, near St. Willibrordus, Cas Abao Beach is on the West edge of the island, You should consider dropping by regardless of whether you are staying particularly close by. For a change from the usual crowded beach spots, you should consider going off the beaten path to Cas Abao Beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business. Fortunately, the water here is clear enough for snorkeling, so purchase or rent some gear if you've been hoping to get in some underwater exploration.

If you happen to desire sunny days which grant a peaceful experience, then you should enjoy Cas Abao Beach; it is tucked away in a less urbanized part of the region.

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


This beach is positioned on the West coast of Curacao; it's located near attractions like Landhuis Ascension, which is three and a half miles to the northeast.

Historical attractions such as Landhuis Kenepa Plantation provide a great compliment to the natural beauty of Cas Abao Beach, and they give vacationers the chance to learn more about Curaçao, without having to venture too far from the coast. In fact, this shore is nine miles to the north-northwest of this site of historical significance.

If you can't wait to see as many of Curaçao's attractions as possible, the following table shows the closest options.

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 area on Curacao to Cas Abao Beach is St. Willibrordus. It's important to note that St. Willibrordus is not heavily urbanized, though it will be a nice day out for those wishing to get a better feel for the area.


The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, it depends on several things: the season, the weather, even how many people have booked rooms nearby. This spot is not near many large hotels, but it can attract visitors from smaller accommodations in the area.

Although you will find just a few accommodations nearby, those options closest to Cas Abao Beach can be seen in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Cas Abao Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Coral Estate 1.8 mi. SE Resort
Bayside Boutique Hotel 9.7 mi. SE Hotel


Although the area surrounding Cas Abao Beach isn't exactly a culinary hot spot, you can still satisfy your hunger, particularly if you're willing to venture a little farther away. One of the nearest places to eat is Playa Porto Mari Beachside Restaurant, which is three quarters of a mile away.

Nearby restaurant options are included in the following table.

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

Curacao has many beaches, so Cas Abao Beach is not your only option.

Another location you might enjoy is Boca Santa Cruz, located a quick car or cab ride away. But, if you're interested in a more active beach, you might enjoy people watching at Daibooibaai. You'll find it one and a quarter miles to the south-southeast.

Vacationers may also want to visit Playa Porto Mari, located within a short distance.

Curaçao has so much to offer, and Cas Abao Beach is just one of many incredible attractions you can choose from.


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