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Maracas Bay

North Coast Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad
+1 868-393-8664
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This popular beach spot fulfills the fantasy of the ideal Caribbean beach, but is just as famous for the scenic rainforest drive that must be made to reach it.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beautiful beach” (119 reviews)
“bake shark” (127 reviews)
“sandwich” (61 reviews)
North Coast Road, Port of Spain, Trinidad
+1 868-393-8664
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The famous beach but it is worthwhile going. We were on a Sunday and a Tuesday and while Sunday was crowded it was not bad and Tuesday we had most of the beach to our selves. You can rent umbrellas and chairs (worth it and...More

Thank Brad C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Maracas Bay on the 2nd September. The car park is under renovation and the food places have been relocated. I do hope that they work quickly in order to complete this project as soon as possible. We did not bathe there. We went...More

Thank Nadav228
Reviewed 1 week ago

Maracas is a beautiful beach, however construction is presently underway in the area and it is a bit uncomfortable in terms of parking. Delicious food is available.

Thank angeldeosaran
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always like visiting Maracas especially because of the lovely bake and shark from Richard's. Only thing is that in recent times the water has become a bit more rough making it hard to enjoy with small children.

Thank Brownin
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very popular beach. Great for sun bathing. Great for families and friends. The shark and bake there is delicious.

Thank cassanova
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a place, worth a trip. Great views food and drinks People were friendly, sights good, weather lovely

Thank Sharon J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very interesting experience for nature lovers and anyone who would like to be mesmerized by the natural settings of mangroves ,a variety of birds,plants and water.Advisable to wear casual comfortable clothing, walk with camera/s, some snacks and you are good to go.

Thank devsankar12345
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maracus is the beach for fun, family, friends and relaxation. The beach is beautiful. The kids have enough sand to play for hours, there is even a little play area with slide etc for the kids. Just pack your cooler and you can pick up...More

Thank Klee1422
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The beach itself is nice, looks like it's from a movie. But it's a locals beach, so bear that in mind. There is local food sold near the beach. Water is clean and refreshing. Pain in the butt to get to. Drive through the winding...More

Thank kennethv544
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rated a sone of the best beaches in Trinidad we were just a bit disappointed. The beach itself was beautiful but all the construction and vendors did not add to the pleasant experience. The bake and shark was great who wants roping when you have...More

Thank DJJJp
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22 August 2017|
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Response from 17Bmack | Reviewed this property |
The road is very narrow for the 2 lanes and it has many twists and sharp turns. Would highly recommend to go with an experienced local (tour guide). They also drive on the opposite side as North America so that is something... More
Christina S
23 July 2017|
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Response from francisca rivas j | Reviewed this property |
there are no top name hotels near this beach. some small inns and bed and breakfasts.