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Papagayo Beach Hotel

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New York
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

This hotel has a lot of beautiful buildings and the lobby area is stunning. Our room was clean. But! They say this place was supposed to be adults only. Not! The pools were filled with children from the attached beach resort every day. Often children would come alone. Then there were the parents who brought their kids from another area... More 

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4 Thank GoodCompany98
Miami Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for 3 new nights. The hotel and rooms are impeccable, very clean and nicely decorated. I don't give it 5 stars because the A/C did not cooled the room to my satisfaction. The restaurants, pools and bar are very good. You can have a great scuba dive just in front of the hotel, good scuba... More 

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3 Thank NachoCu
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

Nice beautifull,place to stay.you guys will love it here.its one of best others that we can offer you forcyour perfect vacation.Im from here and feel like a king when i go to one of our hotels.man i can explain how good it is.So book now and come enjoy our beautifull island of curacao.you will love it.for real tho.of you love... More 

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Thank you very much for your review, hope to see back soon! Team Papagayo More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

I' read a number of reviews about Papagayo Beach Hotel prior to my visit to Curacao two weeks ago ( June 16,2015) . I found several reviewers to be less than resourceful or otherwise unaccustomed to this type of hotel. First off comments about how costly everything is failed to take in to account the terrific, clean and well stocked... More 

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Bruges, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

This hotel offers an excellent service and the rooms are very nice! Breakfast is very good. The location on the beach is amazing and the swimming pools are great. I would recommend this hotel to everyone.

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4 Thank Christine V
Norwalk, Connecticut
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Great Staff, especially Oscar at the front desk. Good location, with 4 or 5 good restaurants & bars within a very short walk. There's a supermarket with reasonable prices on the property plus a small casino. Beach is fine--not the best I've ever seen but good. I would definitely recommend this hotel for a fun vacation.

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3 Thank jvdv526
Antwerp Province, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

this is really a super hotel to stay ! Very nice beaches , several restaurants and bars on the Jan Thiel beach and safe area outside in the evening. Beach service for drinks and foods..Very good quality but not cheap .

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Let's just start with the good things: we arrived in the noon, were welcomed at the front desk and got a cocktail within 5 minutes. They had already "activated" our room and turned on the AC (so relaxing when you just arrive and have to get accustomed to the heat). A nice, Dutch girl brought us to our room (we... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

I have to say that they have the best pool possible....it has refreshing sea water, with a sandy bottom, looking at the horizon! Plus, white soft sand and nice restaurant options that even bring you your orders to the beach. Nevertheless, I would like to say that the room we got wasn't as we expected. We reserved garden view (it... More 

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Cape Cod, MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We were so excited to stay here! We had heard that there were not so many great beaches in Curacao, so we were excited to be staying directly ON one of them. Our check in was smooth and the Hotel upgraded us to a very nice ocean-front suite in building 5. The suite was really beautiful, spacious and immaculate with... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Opened in 2013 the Papagayo Beach Hotel is the first of its kind on the island of Curaçao. Located in the vibrant Jan Thiel area, adjacent to Papagayo Beach Club this sprawling property looks out over the glittering Jan Thiel Bay, its manicured grounds in colorful contrast against its clean, white lines. The modern designed hotel has several outbuildings and a main building, which houses the lobby with an intimate bar and a colourful reception. The main building has rooms with views of the Jan Thiel Boulevard, the lobby with garden and the sea. The outbuildings are located in the beautiful garden overlooking the sea, the garden or both. The Papagayo Beach Hotel combines the comfort of spacious design hotel rooms with the services of a classic five-star hotel in an exclusive location directly by the sea. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Papagayo Beach Hotel

Address: Jan Thiel z/n, Willemstad, Curacao
Location: Caribbean > Curacao > Willemstad
Price Range: $140 - $309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Papagayo Beach Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 155
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Also Known As:
Papagayo Beach Hotel Curacao/Willemstad
Hotel Style:
#6 Casino Hotel in Willemstad
#11 Spa Hotel in Willemstad
#11 Luxury Hotel in Willemstad
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Willemstad
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