Baby Beach is a beautiful and quiet lagoon on the east coast of Aruba. It derives its name from the shallow waters. This location a perfect destination for families who travel with kids and non swimmers. Children can enjoy a swim in a safe environment. This beach is also known for snorkeling. Especially for beginner snorkelers. The Lagoon is surrounded by a Coral Reef where snorkelers can enjoy the beautiful view of tropical fish. Baby beach offers the tourist complimentary huts, Umbrella’s, snorkeling gear and chairs are for rent. There is also a refreshment stand where you can get something to drink or a snack. The Baby beach is a 35 minutes drive from Oranjestad. This Beach is definitely worth a visit! Baby Beach is a shallow, sheltered man-made lagoon located in Seroe Colorado, on the southeast end of the island of Aruba and is frequented by locals and tourists alike. It is named Baby Beach as the water is so calm it is safe for very small children. The snorkeling at this location is great for children or travelers new to snorkeling. WARNING: Be very cautious if venturing outside the lagoon, very dangerous currents often exist there. The beach is popular mostly due to the lack of waves and the shallow water. The oil refinery is within sight of this Beach. However, because of the direction of local currents, Baby Beach still has very clean, clear water. The water level is generally waist high on the inside, but towards the inlet, it deepens significantly. Marine life in the lagoon include barracuda, squid, parrot fish, blowfish, angelfish, eels and many other small fish. The range of most of these animals is limited to the inlet. At the beach there is a small snack stand with chairs and umbrellas for rent.