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Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao

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Santa Barbara Plantation | Porta Blancu, Nieuwpoort, Curacao (Formerly Hyatt Regency Curacao Golf Resort, Spa and Marina)
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    4 of 5 stars
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Charleston, South Carolina
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75 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Resort is beautiful! rooms are extremely nice and we had a fantastic view. The grounds are gorgeous and very very well maintained. The resort was pretty empty apparently the low season so finding a place to eat on the resort was limited. The staff was less than accommodating with the exception of the front desk that was very kind. I... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I just came back yesterday from the resort. It was clean and the staff friendly. We stayed in the sea traditions king room which was a ways from the main hotel but they had golf carts to pick you up and drop you off whenever you requested it. The sea tradition area had its own pool which was very nice.... More 

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind words regarding your visit to Santa Barbara. We're glad you had an enjoyable stay. We hope you do come back to the island, and stay with us again! Best, Darren Law General Manager More 

Hopedale, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went to Santa Barbara in April, and I would have written this review sooner, but I submitted a review about their fantastic customer service prior to arriving (they were amazing even before we arrived!), so I had to wait a certain amount of time before I could submit another review - which totally makes sense. Let's get the only... More 

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Hi Melissa, Thank you so much for your kind words! We're so happy you had an excellent stay--we pride ourselves on top-notch customer service and we're glad you saw the impact of that during your visit. We definitely hope that you decide to make a trip back to see us soon--thanks again! All the best, Darren Law General Manager More 

New York City, New York
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15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Pros: Most impressive is the maintenance of the grounds with beautiful trees and flowers. Gardeners make sure that not a single leaf is out of place; the beach is raked every day and beach chairs are lined up in picture-book style, as if anytime a photographer would pass by. The beach has soft white sand, the water is calm, and... More 

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave feedback on your stay! We're glad you enjoyed our relaxing property, and hope you were able to explore the island a bit. We hope to see you again, soon! Kind Regards, Darren Law General Manager More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Twas supergoed en onvergetenlijk. I had a excellent birthday with my kids and husband. I'll be back someday. Thank u everyone for making my birthday unforgettable. Great service! Great place. For 2 days I felt like I was the Queen...

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback--we're glad you were able to feel like a queen for your birthday! Come back and visit us again soon! Best, Darren Law General Manager More 

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here in the fall of 2014 for our honeymoon and couldn't have been more impressed. We stayed in a Sea Traditions King Suite and it was beautiful- we had a pool that was just shared between us and 5 or 6 other villas; since we were there in November, we had the pool to ourselves. We had a... More 

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback! We're glad you had an enjoyable, peaceful stay for your honeymoon. We hope you'll come back soon--maybe an anniversary trip? Thanks again for your kind words. Regards, Darren Law General Manager More 

Hamilton, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed at the Santa Barbara Beach and Golf Resort in August for our honeymoon. From the second we walked in the staff was beyond friendly and helpful. Our room was spacious, clean, modern, and had a beautiful view of the ocean. The cleaning staff made sure that our room was clean our entire trip. We ate... More 

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Hi Sarah, Congratulations on your recent marriage! We're honored we were able to host your for your honeymoon and we're so glad you had a great time! We hope you'll come see us again very soon! Regards, Darren Law General Manager More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome stay in paradise and more than anything, fantastic value since I got a great deal. Pros- friendly staff, great views, decent breakfast, small but quiet beach- great for kids Cons- beach is small, far from town, food was a little overpriced for the quality

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Hi Marvin, Thanks for your kind regards--we appreciate the review! We hope to see you again soon. Best, Darren Law General Manager More 

Thunder Bay, Canada
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112 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The grounds are stunning, the beach is superb, the staff are lovely and helpful; don't let the location dissuade you! Read to the end of this review for tips on how to maximize your stay at the hotel - and how to explore the rest of Curacao without getting stuck on a shuttle bus for an hour. Beach and Grounds:... More 

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Hi Deborah, Thanks for your detailed review! We appreciate the feedback, as it helps us improve service and amenities, and future guests plan their stay. Thanks again! Regards, Darren Law General Manager More 

Breda, Iowa
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a day pass with the family. For 2 adults, 2 children under 12 and the parking ticket we paid 45$, just as the entrance sign says. The parking ticket of I believe 10$ is deducted when you order some food. We enjoyed the quiet and luxurious surroundings. Our kids spent almost all their time in one of... More 

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