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The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort

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Bapor Kibra z/n, Willemstad, Curacao
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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23 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Truely, this is a great location with excellent views of the ocean. The hotel provides no services other than cleaning. So, as explained in the description, we expected somewhat of a kitchen there. Well, there was a hotel mini bar kind of refrigerator, a coffee machine and a microwave. If fact there were even three plates, two knifes and two... More 

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Gerardo G, Online Reputation Manager at The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort, responded to this review

Dear Lothar, Thank you for sharing your comments with us and the community. We are truly grateful to you for choosing us for your recent trip to Curacao. As one of our valued guests it has been a sincere pleasure serving you. We feel very happy that you have enjoyed the location of our resort. Also, we are taking notes... More 

Rockaway, New Jersey
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18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just returned from a fantastic week at the Royal Sea Aquarium Resort. We exchanged our timeshare and got room 304, it was a one bedroom villa. The unit was kept very clean and was spacious .This room had a great view overlooking the Dolphins . We where able to see the show everyday from our balcony along with free... More 

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Gerardo G, Online Reputation Manager at The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your comments with us and the community. We would like to take a moment to thank you for your selection of The Royal Sea Aquarium resort as your accommodations of choice when you visited St.Maarten. You are now one of our valued guests, and it was always a pleasure and an honor to serve... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just returned and wished we were still there! The resort was small and intimate. It is exactly as described and pictured. The rooms were huge and every room had an ocean view since it was situated on an island. The beach was small and intimate in a lagoon. Perfect location. You are walking distance to the party scene if... More 

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Gerardo G, Online Reputation Manager at The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort, responded to this review

Dear Tuyen, Thank you for sharing your comments with us and the community. We are truly grateful to you for choosing us as your best option for your recent trip to Curacao. As one of our valued guests it has been a sincere pleasure serving you. Speaking on behalf of The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort, we feel very happy that... More 

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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our short fact finding mission to Curacao. Our first time and certainly not the last time. Accommodations were excellent and spotless. The restaurant was very near the beach and our room. The Jacuzzi Spa and adult pool was rite outside our room. Nothing but a great time. Staff super helpful and friendly. One of the nicet places we've... More 

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Gerardo G, Online Reputation Manager at The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort, responded to this review

Dear Paul, Thank you for sharing your comments with us and the community. It has been a pleasure serving you and we feel so happy to know that you have a wonderful time with us. We appreciate your kind words about our resort The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort takes pride in giving priority to their guests and looking after their... More 

Caribbean
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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely resort and lovely rooms. We stayed in a suite my parents in one room with two double beds and we had a master bedroom with a king size bed. From the porch of our room you could see the dolphins - when they were training and when shows took place. That side of the hotel (the sea side) was... More 

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Gerardo G, Online Reputation Manager at The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your comments with us and the community. We appreciate your trust and welcome you to our family of satisfied and much valued guests. Our success comes from the continuous faith in the excellence of our service, something we are committed to and would never sacrifice. There is always room for improvement, so if we... More 

new york
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our third visit to Curacao and our third stay at the Royal Sea Aquarium. First of all, the staff are extremely friendly, courteous and helpful. Very responsive. the one bedroom was clean and the kitchen had everything you needed. Truly your home away from home. I love that although they offer you the timeshare pitch, they do not... More 

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Gerardo G, Online Reputation Manager at The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your comments with us and the community and thank you so much for your lovely words. It is so great to hear that our team is doing a good job and it is comments like yours that keep us going! Thank you for recommending The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort! Best wishes from sunny Curacao. More 

Toronto, Canada
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25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

We enjoyed our stay at the Royal Sea Aquarium. The staff were courteous and helpful, the resort was clean and offered everything hwe needed to make our stay comfortable. Our junior suite was on the ground floor which was perfect; we had a great view of the ocean and pool area which we had easy access to through the back... More 

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Gerardo G, Online Reputation Manager at The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort, responded to this review

Dear Helen, Thank you for sharing your comments with us and the community. It has been a pleasure serving you during your last trip to Curacao. We feel very happy that you were pleased with our service and accommodations. The growth we have experienced over the years is thanks to all the comments we have received, each one of them... More 

Alexandria, Virginia
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8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

I just returned from a vacation at the Royal Sea Aquarium Resort and had a great time. The rooms, staff, and other guests at the facility were great. It has a wonderful location as well right next to the sea aquarium hence the name. You also get daily access tot eh sea aquarium while staying at the resort. A definite... More 

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Gerardo G, Online Reputation Manager at The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort, responded to this review

Dear Heidie, Thank you for sharing your comments with us and the community. It has been a pleasure serving you. The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort takes pride in giving priority to their members and guests and looking after their needs. Quality and customer service are what distinguish us. We always strive to exceed our guests’ expectations and meet their requirements... More 

Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Honestly when I booked I was not expecting this great. It was an awesome place with very friendly staff. Our room was very clean and the view was wonderful. Best part was Sea Aquarium was next to us and my 5 years old loved to watch dolphins and sea lions. He went to aquarium minimum 3x per day. If I... More 

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Thank Jayhun
Gerardo G, Online Reputation Manager at The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jay, Thank you for sharing your comments with us and the community. I would like to thank you for staying with us at The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort. We know that you have many choices when traveling and your trust is very much appreciated. We feel very happy that you enjoyed your stay, and that our resort and staff... More 

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21 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

This is a lovely property. Our room had a beautiful view of the dolphin pool next door at the Royal Aquarium as well as a great view of the Caribbean Sea from our balcony. The rooms have microwaves, refrigerators, utensils and dishes. The staff was incredible, particularly Alejandra. They can arrange tours etc. They have a free shuttle to the... More 

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Gerardo G, Online Reputation Manager at The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mitchell, Thank you for sharing your comments with us and the community and thank you for giving The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort the opportunity to be your chosen resort for your recent trip to Curacao. We are happy that you were pleased with the service and our accommodations. We appreciate your comments, insofar as that is the best means... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort is the perfect spot for a relaxing getaway or for a family vacation. The friendly staff will make you feel right at home and take care of your every need. Whether you decide to relax on the beach or by the pool, join in the fun activity program, try your hand at water sports, visit the world-famous Sea Aquarium right next door to the resort or explore the island, you are sure to enjoy yourselves.The resort has 30 fully furnished Caribbean Ocean View Two Bedroom Master Suites (sleeping six) which can be divided into 30 Ocean View One Bedroom Suites (sleeping four) and 30 Ocean View Junior Suites (sleeping two). We will do everything we can to help you and your family get the most out of your stay on Curacao and we hope that you find the resort information and sightseeing ideas featured here useful. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort

Address: Bapor Kibra z/n, Willemstad, Curacao
Location: Caribbean > Curacao > Willemstad
Price Range: $143 - $232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Royal Sea Aquarium Hotel
Royal Sea Aquarium Curaçao
Sea Aquarium Resort Curacao
The Royal Sea Aquarium Resort Curacao/Willemstad
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#6 Top resorts Hotel in Willemstad
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Willemstad
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