Baoase Beach

Baoase Beach is a pristine private beach part of the Baoase Luxury Resort. Featuring crystal clear water and uninhibited sunshine, Baoase Beach is a little slice of paradise walking distance from your room.

Situated toward the outskirts of Willemstad, a mile southeast of the "downtown" area, Baoase Beach is on the South coast of Curacao. You should consider stopping by regardless of whether you are staying particularly close by. Curaçao's beaches are pretty busy for the most part, but you'll find Baoase Beach to be a little calmer than most, making it a good choice for travelers who want to stay away from big crowds, but still get the most out of their beach visit.

How to Access The Beach
The beach can only be accessed through the Baoase Luxury Resort.

Amenities and Ambiance

Featuring a "U" shape with an island in the opening, the beach here is amazingly calm. This beach is fantastic for relaxing on the shore or wading in the water. Shore side, the Baoase Luxury Resort offers small bites, chairs, and other amenities for their guests.

Restrooms are available at Baoase Beach. In addition, you'll be able to enjoy the use of lounge chairs at this location.

What's Nearby


Baoase Beach is on the South coast of Curacao. Sunscape Casino is within a distance that tourists could probably walk or take a cab to, and it is one of a number of attractions in the vicinity.

If you want to discover more interesting facts about the history of Curaçao, there are plenty of places where you can learn first-hand about the country's past. The nearest historical attraction is Landhuis Zeelandia, which is a quick cab ride or walk from the beach.

A selection of nearby activities will ensure that you never get bored. Attractions close to this beach can be found in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Baoase Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Sunscape Casino Casino 0.7 mi. ESE Curacao
Curacao Liqueur Factory at Landhuis Chobolobo Distillery 1.2 mi. NNE Curacao
Landhuis Chobolobo Operating Distillery 1.2 mi. NNE Curacao
Dolphin Academy Curacao Dolphin Encounter Service 1.2 mi. SE Curacao
Curacao Sea Aquarium Aquarium 1.3 mi. SE Curacao
The Money Museum Yotin Kortá Museum 1.4 mi. NW Curacao
Postal Museum Museum 1.5 mi. NW Curacao
Tele Museum Museum 1.5 mi. NW Curacao
Landhuis Zeelandia Historical Site 1.5 mi. NNE Curacao
Easy Divers Coral Cliff Attraction 1.6 mi. NW Curacao
Jewish Cultural Historical Museum Museum 1.6 mi. WNW Curacao
Mikve Israel-Emanuel Synagogue Historical Site 1.6 mi. WNW Curacao

Cities and Towns

Those visiting Baoase Beach who are seeking some additional excitement should consider heading over to Willemstad, since it's close-by and is an especially active area of Curaçao.


Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. You can typically expect to encounter a fair number of vacationers who are staying in the area.

Since the beach is located in a pretty popular tourist destination, it shouldn't be much of a challenge to find a hotel nearby that suits your needs. If you and your party are wanting to find a place that's on or near the water, the table that follows shows the accommodation options closest to Baoase Beach.

Accommodations near Baoase Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Baoase Luxury Resort 0.0 mi. NNE Resort
ACOYA Hotel Suites & Villas 0.6 mi. ENE Resort
Sunscape Curacao 0.7 mi. ESE Resort
Avila Beach Hotel 0.8 mi. NW Resort
Kontiki Dive And Beach Resort 0.9 mi. ESE Resort
Lions Dive & Beach Resort 1.1 mi. SE Resort
Royal Sea Aquarium Resort 1.2 mi. SE Resort
Scuba Lodge 1.4 mi. WNW Hotel
Academy Hotel Curacao 1.6 mi. WNW Hotel
San Marco Hotel and Casino 1.6 mi. WNW Hotel


When you start craving an afternoon snack, the area near this beach provides some viable options, so there's no need to go too far from the shore. One of the closest restaurants is Baoase Culinary Beach Restaurant. The restaurant serves both Asian Fusion and Caribbean cuisines. You'll have the option of walking or taking a cab as it's not far off the beach at all.

The following table provides a list of nearby restaurant options.

Restaurants near Baoase Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Baoase Culinary Beach Restaurant (599-9) 461-1799 Asian Fusion, Caribbean Fine Dining 0.1 mi. N
Restaurant Seasons (999) 788-2800 Caribbean Informal 0.6 mi. ENE
Nemo Restaurant (599-9) 461-7555 Caribbean Fine Dining 0.7 mi. NW
Avila Cafe 599-9-461-4377 Eclectic Informal 0.8 mi. NW
Belle Terrace (599-9) 461-4377 -- -- 0.8 mi. NW
Blues Restaurant 599-9-461-4377 International Informal 0.8 mi. NW
Cabana Beach (005) 999-4631 ext. 600 International Informal 0.9 mi. ESE
Mambo Beach (599-9) 461-8999 Eclectic Very Casual 1.0 mi. SE
Grand Cafe Augustinus -- -- -- 1.1 mi. NW
Hemingway Beach Bar & Restaurant (599-9) 465-0740 Cuban Informal 1.1 mi. SE
Wine Cellar (599) 9 461-2178 French Informal 1.2 mi. NW
Café Chobolobo (599-9) 461-6946 -- -- 1.2 mi. NNE

Other Beaches

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

You may also want to consider Caracasbaai, which is located not too far away, so a short cab ride is a solid choice.

You may find that Baoase Beach is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; in which case you should keep looking for a beach or natural attraction that suits your vacation style.


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