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Good for windsurfing and turtle viewing

Although Lac Bay is a great place for windsurfing, it is best to avoid this area when cruise boats... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bob S
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Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, United States
Very Beautiful

Nice beach area, beautiful water, shallow you can walk out so so far. The water is very warm (not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CarribeanBound1
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Gulf Shores, Alabama
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Mangroves and a small fishing village on the eastern part of the island.more
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Although Lac Bay is a great place for windsurfing, it is best to avoid this area when cruise boats is in (only 1 a week). For a more local experience, travel to the far side of the bay (ask for directions to the Mangrove Info...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice beach area, beautiful water, shallow you can walk out so so far. The water is very warm (not cool and refeshing) since it is so shallow. Restaurant is very very good. Great outdoor seating with beautiful water front dining. They have beach chairs for...More

Thank CarribeanBound1
Reviewed 1 week ago

The strong wind and shallow water make this a great place to practice windsurfing. There are at least two windsurfing schools (Jibe City and the Windsurfing Place(?) and some little beach bars to relax at after or in between surfing. Can get crowded, so we...More

Thank YodaHB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was in Bonaire on dive trip and had a decompression day before we flew out. My dive buddy had never been there so we drove around the south end of the island to see the slave huts as well. You can also easily get there...More

Thank Ray D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent the day relaxing while the teenagers took lessons and worked on their windsurfing. Beautiful sandy beach and blue water great day trip if you have non divers in your party that are tired of watching you blow bubbles.

Thank LB8S
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Beautiful place for lunch and to watch the wind surfers. Quite out of the way place to get away from downtown.

Thank WadeL1825
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Crystal clear water, lots of action, people watching photo ops a must see spot while on Bonaire! Gets crowded a popular place for locals and tourists alike.

1  Thank bukagirl
Reviewed 6 August 2018

To relax, windsurf and BE in the most beautiful water AND to be able to stand up in the water everywhere truly is a miracle. The best place to windsurf as beginner, or professional. Beautiful atmosphere. Friendly people. I miss it as soon as I...More

Thank DANCE13
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

I loved how warm the water was. It doesn’t get really deep either. Cocktails were okay, nothing super special. Relaxing beach.

Thank Charissa K
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Spent 2 days on Lac Bay, great relaxed vibe in Sorobon, windsurfing and chillin on the beach. Cai has kayak tours and is even more remote.

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Michelle F
19 July 2018|
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Response from yyzhnl | Reviewed this property |
A car is needed to get to this beach rough roads.
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Amydhillon47
24 February 2018|
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Response from 638annemariem | Reviewed this property |
Agree with others that answered, it is not far but definitely need some type of transportation (forget walking!). About half an hour to get there, the roads are rough so whatever mode of transportation you choose it will be... More
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bex400
11 February 2018|
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Response from Konakolina | Reviewed this property |
I also was not on a tour. If you really want to do your own thing I would rec renting a car or taking a taxi. If you want windsurfing Jibe City has all you need.
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