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Penstraat 130, Willemstad Curacao
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#7 of 33 hotels in Willemstad
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The Avila Beach Hotel is a centrally located Historic hotel in Curacao (Dutch Caribbean). The resort counts Two private beaches, a beautiful House Reef, an Infinity Pool, Spa, Luxury Gym and Five high quality Restaurants & Bars onsite. Family run boutique hotel comprises the islands original governor's mansion dating from 1780 and organizes an array of Cultural and Culinary events. The hotel is just a few minute walk away from downtown Willemstad and is located in the lively Pietermaai District with numurous trendy and great Restaurants and Bars on walking distance. The Three different Hotel Wing each have their own Character and Ambiance. The Ocean Front Blues wing has a Caribbean feel. The Octagon wing breathes a Modern ambiance while the La Belle Alliance wing feels more Classic. The Avila Beach Hotel does countless efforts to contibute to a Sustainable planet Earth and continues to be a reflection of the island of Curacao. Friendly. Intimate. Understated. Welcoming. Feel the Warmth.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Evening entertainment
Children's television networks
Secured parking
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Yoga classes
Fitness / spa locker rooms
Fitness classes
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Complimentary welcome drink
Happy hour
Kid-friendly buffet
Kids' meals
Outdoor dining area
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Poolside bar
Highchairs available
Free shuttle or taxi services
Shuttle bus service
Car hire
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Fax / photocopying
Body wrap
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Full body massage
Hand massage
Makeup services
Massage chair
Neck massage
Steam room
Waxing services
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Convenience store
Currency exchange
Executive lounge access
Gift shop
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Sun deck
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
ATM on site
First aid kit
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Private beach
Additional bathroom
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Sofa bed
Walk-in shower
Interconnected rooms available
Private balcony
Seating area
Separate living room
VIP room facilities
Wardrobe / closet
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Laptop safe
Private bathrooms
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Electric kettle
Flatscreen TV
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
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Room types
Ocean view
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
Good to know
Bay View
Great View
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish, Dutch, Portuguese
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Here's what happened! After spending countless hours looking for the perfect island, the perfect hotel, I paid for a Ocean Front Blues room 10 months ahead to celebrate our 60th wedding anniversary. During that time and also shortly before our arrival I explained to management how I wanted the privacy and romanticism of a room facing the open water. This was to be a special occasion. I had enough of rooms facing the gardens, pools, and bars. What I got was far from it! We were show to the closed room facing the resort, the swimmers and the people walking past our room to get to their rooms. When I expressed my disappointment I was told all the other room were booked and would be occupied for the whole week that we were there. During that week, I saw several new visitors coming and going from those ocean facing rooms but none were available to us. Not for even one night. Sorry, I was told. Yes, i was very sorry too. So, think twice about your expectations at Avila Beach Hotel.
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Hotel's Favorite
Top location, clean rooms, great beds, from your room in 1 minute on the beach. Good beachbeds and enough shade, two great restaurants( Blues and Pen) two beach/pool bars and and terrace in the shade. Beautiful gardens around the hotel. Enough other restaurants on walking distance of the hotel. Hotel bus into town twice a day free of charge. Free parking in front of the hotel Friendly staff.
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Response from AvilaBeachManagement, Manager at Avila Beach Hotel
Responded Dec 22, 2019
Thank you for considering us your home away from home, we are extremely proud to know that you enjoyed your stay and had a nice time staying at the Avila Beach Hotel. We thank you also for sharing your experience and look forward in welcoming you back for another stay in the near future.
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The good: - two nice lagoons to swim with access to open sea to swim lust after the breakwater - generally friendly staff, most trying hard to make your requests right) - quite breakfast, but be there at 7:15 AM - nice tango class outside with classy music. The Bad: - Rooms could use a bit of care (missing door handle in the bathroom) To improve: - !!! Please PLEASE make at least half of the beach SMOKE free. it can be windy there and we have spent half of our time inhaling smoke from cigarettes. ( we have discovered a smoke free restaurant just outside of the hotel, so it is possible :-)) - A quite beach area would be also perfect (We have seen people just reading or sleeping togeter with people having open mike phone-calls for 30 Minutes.) So make zone or educate the guests. - Please replace the towel service / drink on the beach service lady with a friendly person. (thank you in advance as we plan to come back next year :-) - Please keep the gym open longer on the weekend. (4PM is a strange time to close)
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This was our fifth visit to Avila Beach Hotel. It did not disappoint. It is a perfect home base for exploring the island of Curacao. The grounds are beautiful and are centered on two white sand beach coves. The property is lovely and well maintained. The staff are excellent. Some exemplars were: - Helouise at the front desk who welcomed us warmly as returning guests. She also was exceptionally helpful when we encountered some difficulties from a fall. -Elvis who oversees the food and beverage area is a friendly and professional presence. He is always solicitous for our well being, and is patient when answering questions about the island and the local language, Papiamento. -Sheyla works in the gift shop and was a delight to meet and very helpful about the shop and the island. -Jeanine in housekeeping can always be counted on to do a thorough job with a smile and a laugh. In addition to the wonderful rooms, other highlights include: -Schooner Bar, outside on the water, which is a great place to end each evening; -Blues is a restaurant with outstanding Jazz on Thursday evenings. People come from all over the island to see the great local performers. -The ability to snorkel on a reef right out of the gap in the breakwater sheltering each of the two beaches. -Proximity to amazing restaurants. Within walking distance from the Hotel there are at least five excellent restaurants with more opening each year. These include Deja Vu, Mosa, Fishalicious, Serafina, and new this year was Null Twentig. All are wonderful. We can't wait to go back.
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Response from AvilaBeachManagement, Manager at Avila Beach Hotel
Responded Mar 9, 2020
We are thrilled to read that your fifth visit to the Avila Beach Hotel was also a wonderful experience and are very thankful that you took the time to share this review. It is a pleasure to know that you were warmly welcomed, loved your rooms, our restaurants and the beach with a beautiful reef for the snorkeling lovers. We will make sure to mention your compliments to the staff, especially to the mentioned colleagues. It is very nice to know that you had a great time exploring the island including the restaurants within walking distance of the hotel. We look forward in welcoming you back for your sixth visit to the Avila Beach Hotel.
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My friend and I had a lovely time. Loved the beach options and having things spread out. The Schooner bar was a favorite daily stop at all hours and loved the music at Blues. The staff was very friendly and it was nice to see how much they enjoyed working with one another. The location was ideal as well. Close enough to Punda, but removed enough for a more relaxed vibe.
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Response from AvilaBeachManagement, Manager at Avila Beach Hotel
Responded Mar 9, 2020
Thank you for taking the time to share the experience of your stay at the Avila Beach Hotel through this lovely review. We are very pleased to know that you and your friend had a relaxed and enjoyable time. Good to read also that you loved the beach options and stops at the Schooner Bar as well as the location of the hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back for another stay at the Avila Beach Hotel in the near future.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Avila Beach Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Avila Beach Hotel?
Nearby attractions include 27 Bar & Terrace (0.5 miles), Curacao Underwater Marine Park (0.6 miles), and Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Cathedral (0.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Avila Beach Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Avila Beach Hotel?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Avila Beach Hotel?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and a poolside bar during their stay.
Is parking available at Avila Beach Hotel?
Yes, free parking and secured parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Avila Beach Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Caña Bar & Kitchen, The Wine Cellar, and Mosa.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Avila Beach Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness center, and fitness classes during their stay.
Are any cleaning services offered at Avila Beach Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Does Avila Beach Hotel offer any business services?
Yes, it conveniently offers a business center, meeting rooms, and a banquet room.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Avila Beach Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, Portuguese, and Dutch.
Are there any historical sites close to Avila Beach Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Fort Nassau (1.1 miles), Fort Beekenburg (4.4 miles), and Fort Amsterdam (1.0 miles).