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At Eagle Beach next to Costa Linda Hotel.
DistanceTake a car
WalkInstant access (< 5min)
Easy to find?Easy to find
Public access?Public access
Special accessDon't know
Alternative name chebo
Wave qualityRegional Classic
FrequencyRarely break (5day/year)
DirectionRight and left
PowerHollow, Fast, Powerful
Normal lengthNormal (50 to 150m)
Good day lengthLong (150 to 300 m)
Good swell directionNorthWest
Good wind directionWest
Swell sizeStarts working at 1.5m-2m /5ft-6ft and holds up to 3m+ / 10ft+
Best tide positionAll tides
Best tide movement
Week crowdFew surfers
- Rips / undertow
- Man-made danger (buoys etc..)
surf here when it's offshore you'll get the best pipes of your life!!!
this get BIG !!! and with strong current so eat well & enjoy
This spot is the best beach break on the island, when it's on it's on!! The Arubian Pipeline !
By desert point grillpan , 28-09-2009
the aruban hossegor - a beachbreak as the aruban pipeline? i would say nanki or dooms on a hurricane swell are the pipeline of aruba. manchebo is a totally different beast. it's more like the shorebreak at waimea and la graviere on small days
By anonymous , 18-10-2005
big day after a long time - damn.it was finaly here..the day.,..the perfect day....manchebo had some swells coming to his ways.....evrybody was exited...waiting for the day....it was 11 october a tuesday....the first swell started to hit..i got a call at my celphone..i was at school...the told memanchebo had gone of...its starting to role ....i couldn believe it was finaly here....as the time past and past the clocked moved toward 1;30...as soon i finished school i went home and got my board....whent fast to manchebo...when i got there i started to run...as i heard the sound of the waves hitting the shore...i feeling of joy was in my body...as soon i saw the waves i was sooo happy...there was no one to stop me..i went there in the water until the nigth ...it was soo perfect...i wanted more...and i heared that for 12 october wendssay...it was gonna be even bigger...so early that morning when i woke up to go to school i was like tham im gonna miss some nice swells...but wheni got to school a friend told me that we are going to finish erly 9 o clock in the morning...as soon as the bell rang...i ran outside calles mi mom and sad come pick me up urgent....as she came..i went home told her to stay in the car .and i went got my board and flappers...so happy a smile on my face....when i got there...there was amoment of silent..i havnt felt like this in a long time.....it the perfect day...swels swells....only me and another friend in the water...no crowds...it was so big..hollow perfect barrels...the frontside was perfect long pipe rides..some closeout heavy but fun.....than later atardi....i went and rode the backside it was good and long rides and barrels...so perfect...for those 2 days i had the best...and know im waiting again for manchebo to hit.......believe me...if ur not from here and u think of trying mnchebo wen its one..u should...its nice....perfect...girls all over the place....food.....drinks.....and the water is kinda cold....warm weather.....and perfect swells.....so com and try it.if u can......:).....manchebo is simply the best:D
By anonymous , 06-04-2005
sick - This place get sick when it hits its one of the awesomes place to bodyboard when its big hollow barrel fast waves ...i got some bad flushes there but stil it doesnt beet the feeling of riding this waves of aruba MANCHEBO RULES peace
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