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Penstraat 130, Willemstad Curacao
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitized in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitizer available to guests & staff
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 16/04/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#5 of 33 hotels in Willemstad
2021 Travellers' Choice Best of the Best
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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Room & Suite (398)398
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar / lounge
Children's television networks
Secured parking
Pool / beach towels
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Yoga classes
Fitness / spa changing 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
Taxi service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference facilities
Banquet room
Meeting rooms
Body wrap
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Foot massage
Full body massage
Hand massage
Head massage
Makeup services
Massage chair
Neck massage
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
First aid kit
24-hour front desk
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 / wardrobe
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
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Great View
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Languages Spoken
English, Spanish, Dutch, German and 1 more
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Mark H wrote a review 17 May
Cardiff-by-the-Sea, California13 contributions7 helpful votes
We visited the Avila Beach in late February of 2020 immediately before the pandemic and returned in May of 2021 for our 1st holiday since then. We have travelled to many countries and this was the 1st time that we revisited a hotel in more than 40 years. Why? First, the people of Curacao are amazing as they have so much pride in their country and welcome you to their island with a smile and a willingness to share their land with you. The children learn 4 languages (Spanish, Dutch, Papiamento and English, and many adults later add French); as a result, communication with tourists from many parts of the world is simplified making the transition to a new country very smooth. The Avila hotel, just like Curacao, took great pride in welcoming us and making sure our stay was incredible. We just finished a glorious 2 weeks at "Our home away from home"and each day the staff had our best interests in their hearts. We were asked daily how our stay was going and if they could do something extra for us. The Avila staff made us part of their family and made us feel special. All of the stresses of living in the USA during the pandemic were washed away by the Caribbean and the private beach at the Avila. We highly recommend staying in the Blues Wing as the rooms jet out into the Caribbean giving us the beautiful peaceful sounds of the waves crashing into the rocks, as well as amazing sunsets. Our buffet breakfast was included in our price and was delicious. The employees at the Avila are mostly locals and therefore a tremendous source of knowledge regarding the island, its customs, and where to visit. The Avila is a short 15 minute walk into Willemstad, a walk filled with restaurants and homes built in every color of the spectrum. Have your cellphones ready for pictures! The entertainment at the Avila includes the best Blues in the Caribbean in the famous Blues Bar on Thursday evenings, romantic dinners on the beach, and local live music on the beach. Lastly and most importantly are the wonderful staff headed by the manager Farley and our favorite bartender Jerensky, as well as the 3 wonderful women who served breakfast and have worked at the Avila for a total of 73 years! Enjoy the experience of The Avila and Curacao and just like us you will have memories for a lifetime! Ami Ditzel and Mark Herman
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Date of stay: May 2021
Guensley C wrote a review Apr 2021
Curaçao10 contributions1 helpful vote
Hotel's Favourite
Service as always superb ! Accomodation good, ambiance great, atmosphere relaxed like away from home but at home and the food .... superb ! Won't expect less... We need more stars so we can give you more than 5 because you really deserve it ! Always improving and pleasing guests ! Keep it that way, but keep on improving like you're already and always doing ! Two thumbs up for the whole team (because I only have two hands) ! Thanks and we will meet again..... and again and again ! Till soon !
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Response from Gimene Pieters, Marketing at Avila Beach Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
Wonderful to read this lovely 5-star review of your stay! We are delighted to have been able to contribute to your magnificent experience at the Avila Beach Hotel. We are more than pleased to read that you were completely satisfied with the accommodation, ambiance, atmosphere, service and food. It is our daily aim to supply our guests with the best service possible and are very glad to learn that you had an excellent experience. We are already looking forward to your next visit. Hopefully till soon!
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Alexander wrote a review 14 May
Willemstad, Curacao, Netherlands Antilles6 contributions3 helpful votes
We stayed at the Avila Beach Hotel with our entire family to celebrate my mother's birthday. The newly built oceanfront apartment we got was amazing! Fully air conditioned, fully stocked kitchen, 3 bedrooms and a balcony that featured the most amazing ocean view. We really enjoyed our stay at the Avila Beach Hotel and I can't wait to come back.
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Date of stay: May 2021
Room Tip: Oceanfront apartments are great for families
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Response from Gimene Pieters, Marketing at Avila Beach Hotel
Responded 2 days ago
We are delighted to learn that you enjoyed your stay with the entire family celebrating the birthday of your mother. We thank you for leaving us this nice 5-star review of the experience of your stay at the Avila Beach Hotel and are very glad to know that your stay in our newest addition, the 3-bedroom oceanfront apartment was completely to your satisfaction. It will be a great pleasure to welcome you once again for another enjoyable stay at the Avila Beach Hotel.
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Babette L wrote a review Apr 2021
The Hague, The Netherlands1 contribution
We had such a wonderfull stay in Avila Beach Hotel! We enjoyed every bit of it; the beach, the pool, the drinks, the food, the super friendly staff and the massages. Perect stay in corona times, as you don't have to leave the hotel to have a good time; it's all there :)
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Date of stay: April 2021
Response from Gimene Pieters, Marketing at Avila Beach Hotel
Responded 2 weeks ago
We are delighted to learn that you had such a wonderful experience during your stay at the Avila Beach Hotel and an enjoyable time without having to leave the hotel. It will be our pleasure to welcome you once again in the near future for another amazing getaway with us at the Avila Beach Hotel.
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mschuringa wrote a review Apr 2021
Curaçao11 contributions4 helpful votes
We stayed in the deluxe room and it was perfect . Beautiful Tropical garden and pool in front of our terrace. The whole place is beautiful and has a great vibe, the food is delicious. We stayed with our 5 year old son and he loved the beach where he could use the stand up paddle board from the hotel. Definitely a place to relax and unwind.
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Date of stay: April 2021Trip type: Travelled with family
Response from Gimene Pieters, Marketing at Avila Beach Hotel
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for taking the time in leaving us this lovely review of your stay. We are delighted to know that the deluxe room was perfect for you and that the surroundings were also completely to your satisfaction. It is also very nice to know that you loved the food at The Pen restaurant and even more so that your son had a great time at the beach. We look forward to welcoming you once again for a next 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 (0.8 km), Curacao Underwater Marine Park (0.9 km), and Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Cathedral (0.5 km).
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 Roast Cannibal Rumbar.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Avila Beach Hotel?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness centre, 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 centre, 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, German, Portuguese, and Dutch.
Are there any historical sites close to Avila Beach Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Fort Nassau (1.8 km), Landhuis Bloemhof (3.1 km), and Fort Amsterdam (1.6 km).