Klien Curacao

On this small island - a half mile from tip to tip - the beach runs around the entire perimeter. The western section is more popular with visitors as this is where you'll find the islands only facilities. Day trips are available; charter boats taking about 2 hours each way. With fantastic visibility above and below the water, sea turtles, dolphins, and other exciting marine creatures are commonly seen. The lighthouse on this small island is an additional interesting feature.

Situated on the island of Klein Curacao, Klien Curacao is on the South edge of the island, You might want whether or not you are staying particularly close by. Do you dream of finding a beach tucked into an untouched part of town? Many visitors seek a beach that hasn't been "discovered" by thousands of tourists; beaches less-traveled like Klien Curacao let you escape people-watchers and rowdy beachgoers.

How to Access The Beach
You'll need to take a boattrip out to this mostly deserted island 15 miles off the southeast coast of mainland Curacao.

Amenities and Ambiance

Snorkeling and diving are real treats at Klien Curacao, where beginners and experts can find something to their liking. If you are a novice, you'll want to stick to the western side where the water is protected and calmer. The sand on the beach is powdery, fine, and endlessly walkable. Don't forget the sunscreen though as shaded areas are extremely scarce.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun. Luckily, beach umbrellas are offered at this beach for visitors seeking some respite from the sun.

Hidden away, Klien Curacao and its offering of amenities and services are a safe choice among anyone that plan to enjoy some time free of all the other tourists, since it happens to be hiding inside a quiet area. So the availability of certain amenities shouldn't be negatively affected.

What's Nearby


Visitors will find this beach on the South coast of Klein Curacao; the area hosts attractions such as Curacao Marine Park, which is 11 and a half miles away.

History-focused attractions such as Fort Beekenburg are a nice compliment to the scenery of Klien Curacao, and allow visitors to learn more about Curaçao, without straying too far from the coastline. In fact, this shore will be found 16 miles from this place of historical significance.

Being able to choose from some activities besides the beach will ensure you won't run out of things to do. The attractions closest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Klien Curacao
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Curacao Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.5 W Curacao
Old Quarry Golf Course Golf Course 14.3 WNW Curacao
Fort Beekenburg Historical Site 15.8 WNW Curacao
Serena's Art Factory Art Gallery 16.1 NW Curacao
Diamond Beach Casino Casino 17.0 WNW Curacao

Cities and Towns

Klien Curacao is definitely not a big city beach; the closest populated area is Willemstad.


Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels.

Don't anticipate finding any of Curaçao's popular resorts and hotels close to this beach, but if you're trying to evade masses of vacationers, the shortage of accommodation options will surely be a pleasant sight.


You might not find any places to eat near this coastal destination, so you may choose to pack a lunch for your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Visitors searching for the perfect beach on Klein Curacao will have lots of options besides Klien Curacao.

If you like the ambiance at this beach, you might also like Barbara Beach, located 15 miles away. But, if you're interested in a more active beach, you might find that Daibooibaai is just right. It's located 33 and a half miles to the west-northwest.

You may also enjoy Caracasbaai, located 16 miles to the west-northwest.

Of course, Curaçao has hundreds of natural wonders to discover, but taking a swim at Klien Curacao is certainly a fun way to enjoy the area's natural attractions.


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