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Ancaster
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Just returned from a wonderful week at this Resort. We did not go all inclusive as we do not drink alcohol and the big buffet breakfast at Medi, the light snack at Splash poolside for mid-day was more than enough until Dinner at Shore. We also had room service 3x and everything came promptly served by pleasant staff. Everyone was...

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

Claire, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback--we appreciate the kind words! We hope to see you again soon! Cheers, Darren Law, General Manager

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 27 April 2015

Just returned from our vacation in Curacao. Stayed at the Santa Barbara Beach & Golf resort. It has been the best vacation we have had. We have travelled to other places, resorts this is by far the best. The resort was very clean. The staff are amazing. We have had some of the best staff assist us. The General Mgr,...

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

Sylvia and Jeff, Thank you for your kind words, and for taking the time to leave your feedback--we're glad you had a great experience with our wonderful staff members. We hope to see you again soon! Cheers, Darren Law, General Manager

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 27 April 2015

What a beautiful resort! Great food....great service....will go back...staff is very upbeat and very nice! It's a must see! As soon as we arrived, we were greeted by Remie, who was very kind. The staff at Medi restaurant was outstanding! Indira, Lila, Alan, Razil, Raju, Karl were so kind in taking care of all our needs for the week. The...

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

Sergio, Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to leave your feedback! We're so glad you had a positive experience with the Medi restaurant, our pool staff, and bartenders--we take pride in our fantastic staff members! We're so happy you had a relaxing, enjoyable vacation--we'll see you again soon! Best, Darren Law, General Manager

Wellesley, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 April 2015

The Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort is a about a 20 minute car ride from the airport. It is set on a beautiful hilly, desert like area of the island. Once you enter the gate of the resort you have to drive about 2.5 miles before reaching the hotel it self. The hotel overlooks the ocean and part of...

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

Thanks for leaving your feedback, we're glad you were satisfied with our beautiful location and golf course! We're working on planning more activities currently, so we'll keep evening activities for children in mind. We'll also check on our chess sets to ensure there are no longer pieces missing. We hope you'll keep us in mind as we continue to improve...

Reviewed 21 April 2015

Family of four with two kids, 4 and 6 years old, stayed at the resort in January 2015. We booked a full Oceanview room but was given a partial view with trucking station right outside our door. We talked a nice lady and was immediately moved too the beach side. The beautiful beach with calm water was quite suitable for...

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Reviewed 14 April 2015

The location of the resort is beautiful, alot of nature and peace and tranquility. Service is good, and the beach is also outstanding. I always enjoy my stays at this resort. there is enough to do within the resort, and the friendly staff is always willing to help.

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Hopedale, Massachusetts
Reviewed 12 April 2015

We haven't even gone on our trip yet, and I am already impressed with the level of customer service we've received. We booked our trip last August (2014) for this April (2015). At the time there was a special package of buy 4 nights get the 5th night free (basically a 20% discount). For fun, I went on their website...

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Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

Delivered on all fronts once again. Not much else could be said. Will keep coming back. The service was exceptional and the food was outstanding as always. Was happy to see the consistency remained the same.

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NewYork, Long Island
Reviewed 11 April 2015

I can't say enough for Curacao and Santa Barbara Beach&Golf This hotel is one of a kind good hotel; nice beach front hotel with swimming is front of hotel amazing and view from water view rooms is breathtaking. Rooms little worn down but still in good condition only my concern was bed was not what I expected it was not...

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 April 2015

Just come back From a cruise around the Caribbean islands one of our stops was Curaçao an island we had been to twice previously so we wanted to do something different hence a day visit to Santa Barbara Beach Resort and we were not disappointed, th taxi drive from the cruise terminal to the resort was about 20mins and cost...

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Airport Transportation
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  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort captures natural Caribbean charm and delivers it with an international elegance and sophistication. Just 35 miles from Aruba and served by a modern international airport, escape to paradise and embrace Curacao’s magical sea, sky and sun on 27 acres of rare natural preserve. At the same time, feel that every need is provided for, with exceptional service and refinement. Enjoy superior amenities like the Pete Dye designed golf course, a luxurious spa, resort pools with Caribbean views, an alluring white sand beach with a swimming lagoon, and sophisticated dining. Relax with the rare luxury of privacy on a secluded island within an island sequestered from the hustle and bustle of town center, and explore unlimited diving, snorkeling, boating and geo adventure right outside your door. Whether you are seeking an intimate retreat, or a lively and invigorating amenity-filled vacation, the resort creates a truly magnificent opportunity to experience the best of both worlds, and create your own. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao

Address: Santa Barbara Plantation | Porta Blancu, Nieuwpoort, Curacao (Formerly Hyatt Regency Curacao Golf Resort, Spa and Marina)
Region: Caribbean > Curacao > Nieuwpoort
Price Range: €154 - €542 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao 4.5*
Number of rooms: 350
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Hyatt Regency Curacao Golf Resort, Spa And Marina Hotel
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“partial water view”
 of 5 bubbles stellaBoston, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We like the ground rooms but it depends your taste.”
 of 5 bubbles isena, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room on one of the higher floors to have unobstructed (by palm trees) sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles Schakenraad, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Best rooms are located in the beach front wing of the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 160hubertj, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Tell your travel agent what view you want. We wanted water view and it was definitely worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles twilsonb, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
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