А bеасh wеll-dеvеlореd іn stуlе buіlt uр wіth аll thе еssеntіаls аnd nоn-еssеntіаls fоr а fun dау оn thе bеасh, Јаn Тhіеl Веасh іs аlwауs busу wіth tоurіsts lоungіng, раrtісіраtіng іn wаtеrsроrts, аnd еnјоу thе dіnіng орроrtunіtіеs. Positioned in Jan Thiel, this beach is on the Southeast edge of Curacao. You should consider dropping by even if you aren’t staying in the vicinity as here are seven top reasons you will love it at Jan Thiel Beach Curacao.
1. Costs at Jan Thiel beach are reasonable
If you are staying at one of the surrounding resorts, you usually have free access. During the day you have to pay an entrance fee to gain access to the beach however, it is a very reasonable $3.50 to do or if you have exchanged your money for local currency, 6 guilders per person. And a beach bed can be rented from 6 guilders as well. If you really want more space, you can as you pay a bit more for your beach bed and you will have your own private piece of Jan Thiel beach. Here you will see plenty of Dutch people due to this being one of the more affluent locations on the island. Remember, Curacao is owned by Holland, so this is a huge European vacation destination.
2. Midday pleasures will give you lots to do
For those who seek pleasure beyond their taste buds, lounge beds can be rented so you can take in the magnificent ocean from a safe distance under the palm trees and beach attendants are standing by to serve you. The shops are open to cater to your every whim. The more adventurous type can choose from a wide range of sports. Engage in a friendly beach tennis match with locals and international professionals alike on the island’s only official beach tennis courts. Or dive to great depths to explore Curaçao’s stunning underwater world with the experts from Scuba Do. Into extreme sports? Experience flyboarding or deep sea fishing in a unique location.
3. Facilities at Jan Thiel beach are clean and plentiful
On this beach you can really find everything you need. Various restaurants and snack bars, from affordable to fairly pricey. Showers, beach beds, and umbrellas, all present. The beach offers many accomodations including an information booth for tourists, activity calendars and scheduling and more. For instance, you can schedule private boat tours, jet skiing, and diving lessons right from the beach. Its like having your own private vacation specialist right on the beach! There is also a beach volley field, plenty of restrooms, watering holes, lounge chairs, swimming pools and more.
4. Many attractions nearby, historical and beautiful views
Travelers will find Jan Thiel Beach on the Southeast coast of Curacao. It’s located near attractions like Diamond Beach Casino, which is one of the most conveniently accessible casinos.
If you want to learn more about the history of Curaçao, there are nearby museums rich with history and art. Curacao has a rich history, some of it very dark. The years of the slave trade are long gone, but the island is full of visuals and artifacts that will amaze you. It’s exciting to learn about their culture and traditions and the long fought battle for independence. For example, you might enjoy a visit to Fort Beekenburg, which is one of the closest interesting historical sites in the neighborhood of Jan Thiel Beach.Being able to choose from some activities besides the beach will ensure you won’t run out of ways to stay busy.
While visiting the area, you will notice breathtaking views in almost every direction. Huge cargo ships out at sea, beautiful crystal clear blue water, and white sand beneath your toes are simply the beginning of your visual pleasures. Many iguanas will be wandering in the morning hours and occasionally they will come up to greet you especially if you feed them something tasty. But dont get to close! The birds in flight and in the trees will delight you with bright colors as well. What are you waiting for?
5. Exciting cities and towns nearby
Guests visiting Jan Thiel Beach who are looking for other interesting places to see will want to consider going to Willemstad, because it’s close-by and is an area full of activity. Wіllеmstаd іs а quісk trір аwау, еаsіlу rеасhеd bу tахі. Here you will find hundreds of shops, restaurants, and a real Dutch experience not to be missed.
6. Plenty of hotels & resorts available
Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels and resorts. You can generally expect to encounter a fair number of travelers staying at the closest accommodations as Jan Thiel Beach offers a variety of lodging options to suit every visitor. The beach is a pretty popular tourist destination, typically it isn’t that difficult to find just the right type of lodging nearby. Of Course we recommend The Villa Royale!
7. Nightlife & fiesta!
Unwind at the end of the day with a crisp wine and take in the sunset from your lounge bed. After the sun goes down, let your fun side come out and play. Discover new cocktails and dance the night away usually with hundreds of tourists from all over the world on the beach during Zanzibar’s happy hour on Saturdays with alternating bands playing live. If you are single, you dont want to miss this party on Saturday nights!
Another option is to join the unplugged beach sessions on Wednesdays for a more intimate musical experience. Take in an incredible Latin dance show during Tinto’s Latin Flavor or enjoy a typical Caribbean good time during N’Joy Fridays.
Whatever it is that you seek, it all happens at Jan Thiel Beach!