Playa El Agua, (the water beach), is a popular beach and surfing destination on Margarita Island in Venezuela. It is Margarita's longest, widest, busiest and most serviced beach.
El Agua is around 4 km long, 30 m wide and has golden sand. The beach is lined with huge palm trees, and beneath them, restaurants, shops and hotels that extend all along the waterfront.
Vaquero Steak House, Av. 31 de Julio, Sector El Salado (via Playa El Agua), ☎ +58 295 242 1255. Open from noon until 8PM everyday (except Mon and Tues in slow season). Steak house that also serves grilled ribs, chicken, sausage and other local fare at a very reasonable price. This is an open air restaurant, come as you are, beach attire is permitted. English language menu available upon request.
- El Pacifico Restaurant & Bar, Boulevard Turístico Playa El Agua (on the beach), ☎ +58 295 249 0640 ([email protected], fax: +58 295 249.0749), . Open day and night. Venezuelan and international cuisine.
- Panare, in Playa El Agua. A popular destination for locals, especially on a weekend
- Margarita Tropical Villa, La Mira (5 minute walk from Playa el Agua), ☎ +58 295 249 0558 or +58 416 695 3704 ([email protected]), . A bed & breakfast Posada with 10 guest rooms with refrigerator, DirecTV, free DSL internet & Wi-Fi, A/C, king-size beds, microwave, toaster, water cooler, iron and hair dryer. Swimming pool and a free breakfast.
- Posada Costa Linda, Playa el Agua (half a block from the beach), ☎ +58 295 415 9961 ([email protected]), . There are 28 rooms that offer, air conditioning, private bathroom with shower, swimming pool, breakfast served daily and there is a full restaurant on the premises.