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Livingstone Jan Thiel Resort

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Jan Thiel Baai z/n, Willemstad, Curacao
Livingstone Jan Thiel Resort
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Vermont
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in BayBay just one night. Our teenage girls had one bedroom and we had the other - the living rooms were connected so our two halves of the house became one whole. Very comfortable. The air conditioning in the bedrooms was nice because the house didn't get much breeze. The pool is lovely. Great place for kids (teenage... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We visited this resort about 4 years ago, it was very nice and clean. Now we are far from happy with this resort, - Reception and staff are not happy with their work. - There are no clean towels everyday. - Sometimes it takes 30 minutes to get a drink from the bar because of not enough or lazy staff.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

The bathroom had an odour of mold that all four of us could smell (could not see any actual mold though). We also got a notice that they would change the closet during our stay, we asked them to do so on the day after the scheduled day. Imagine our surprise when we come back from the beach to find... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

we stayed in the Montana deluxe apartment (I cant judge on the other apartments) and had a great time: -very well equipped kitchen -beautiful dark furniture -huge terrace -airco and fans working well -gardens around very well kept -big pool -Jan Thiel area is great in all kinds of ways, beach and supermarket most of all

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Wheaton, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The resort is quiet and family-friendly. The guests seemed to be mostly from the Netherlands, many with kids/grand kids. Several of them translated what my Dutch-speaking 3 year old granddaughter was saying to the other kids in the kiddie pool. The facilities (reception area, pool, restaurant, etc.) are attractive and generously proportioned for the size/population of the resort. The rooms... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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57 reviews 57 reviews
34 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014 via mobile

I loved staying at jan thiel livingstone resort. Right next to the nice zanzibar beach location at the most beautiful bay on curacao. Tropical plants and quiet island life is best enjoyed on this safe haven on Curacao

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Kigali, Rwanda
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Nothing special...Good for a price...The beach and reastaurants are nearby,also a supermarket is close .Apartment is large and nice...They have a very large and nice swimming pool..Diving center is located in the resort...As I said good for a price :)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

The houses were ok nothing fancy but spacious and clean. The beach and restaurants are at a walking distance. Must say that the water they use for their plant stinks. I think they recicle the water and its very unpleasent. It's not that save since friends enter without being question by security.

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Saint Cloud France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

The Good: The flat is large and clear, but only at the upper floor (those at the ground floor are dark with a smaller terrace). - The kitchen is convenient with sufficient utensils. - A diving center is located within the resort: Johan and Monique knows perfectly well the diving spots and can propose you taylor-made dives. If you dive,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Livingstone is a ok resort with ok prices for curaçao understandings (not a cheap island) Its not luxury bud has everything what you need especially when you are with children. The beach near bye has 4 beach clubs and caracasbaai is not far away so there is plenty to do. The only advice what i give you about this resort... More 

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