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Last updated: 12/26/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Willemstad apartment description

Our city apartment is are centrally located on the famous Handelskade waterfront. Even if you've never been to Curacao, you have likely seen the colorful postcard-perfect section of Handelskade perched along the Santa Anna Bay. It is the collection of colorful buildings that you see in every Curacao postcard. This world UNECSO historic site is a vibrant reminder of Curaçao's Dutch heritage, as well as the most breathtaking part of Curacao.

The area is unique and is located in the heart of the city. We are only 15 minutes from the airport. The view from the apartment is phenomenal with panoramic views of the harbor, Otrobanda, the Queen Emma Bridge and Queen Juliana Bridge.

The apartment is decorated in modern style with an open floor plan. The kitchen is fully equipped and includes a dishwasher, washer and dryer. The dining table seats six people. The apartment is spacious and has 2 bedrooms with air-conditioning and 2 bathrooms. The living room is air-conditioned as well and includes a 32 inch LCD TV with cable television and free wireless internet.

You'll also have plenty of privacy. All details have been attended in order to make your stay as comfortable as possible. The apartment is easily accessible by elevator or stairs. The apartment sleeps 4 persons but we can accommodate up to 8 with an apartment next door. See listing 3635853.

Here you’ll find open markets, restaurants, tourist attractions, night life and other establishments all within walking distance. You’ll love our central location and modern comforts.

If you are interested in visiting the pristine beaches of the country. Ask us about our town and country package where you can get the best of both worlds. For an 8 night minimum stay, (10 nights during high season Jan - March) you spend half your time in our city apartment as described here and the other half of your time in our country beach house.

Whether you're a city person or beach comber, give us a call and get the most out of your vacation.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 107 m²
  • Elevator : You can also take the stairs.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Included
          • Car Available
          • Chauffeur

          Suitability

          • Events Allowed
          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Accessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

          • Bedroom 1: 1 double

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

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          • There are two bedrooms. Both bedrooms have air conditioning and private bathrooms. One bedroom has a balcony facing the harbor and the other bedroom does not have a balcony but it does have windows....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Entertainment

          • Books
          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Television

          Theme

          • Adventure
          • Family
          • Historic
          • Romantic
          • Tourist Attractions

          Attractions

          • Bay/Sound
          • Caves
          • Churches
          • Cinemas
          • Duty Free Shops
          • Festivals
          • Library
          • Live Theater
          • Marina
          • Museums
          • Playground
          • Reefs
          • Restaurants
          • Synagogues
          • Winery Tours
          • Zoo

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Groceries

          Leisure Activities

          • Antiquing
          • Beachcombing
          • Gambling Casinos
          • Horseback Riding
          • Outlet Shopping
          • Photography
          • Scenic Drives
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking

          Location Type

          • Ocean View
          • Waterfront

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Deepsea Fishing
          • Fishing
          • Golf
          • Jet Skiing
          • Pier Fishing
          • Sailing
          • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
          • Snorkeling
          • Sound/Bay Fishing
          • Swimming
          • Water Skiing
          • Water Tubing
          • Wind-Surfing

          Dining

          • Dining
          • Dining Area
          • Seating for 6 people

          General

          • Air Conditioning
          • Clothes Dryer
          • Elevator:

            You can also take the stairs....moreless

          • Hair Dryer
          • Internet
          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Living Room
          • Parking:

            Street Parking...moreless

          • Telephone
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine

          Kitchen

          • Coffee Maker
          • Dishes & Utensils
          • Dishwasher
          • Kitchen
          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Refrigerator
          • Stove
          • Toaster

          Outside

              • Balcony

              House Cleaning

                  • Housekeeper Included
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.7
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Christmas & New Years
                  Dec 19 - Jan 1, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $175

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

                  Carnival Jan - Feb - Mar
                  Jan 3 - Mar 31, 2015
                  3 night min stay
                  $175

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest

                  My Standard Rate
                  3 night min stay
                  $170

                  Rates are based on 2 guests; add $15 per night, per additional guest


                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning $100
                  • Tax Rate 7%

                  Notes:

                  Optional pick up/drop off airport $100.

                  15 KWH of electricity a day is included. This is for normal usage per day. We charge .50 cents per Kilowatt for overage.


                  Cancellation policy:

                  100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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                  Location

                  8.3 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Hato International Airport
                  1.3 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Queen Julianna Bridge
                  0.2 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Iguana Cafe

                  Car: Recommended

                  The handelskade waterfront nettled above the santa ana bay. This area is unique and in the heart of the town. Here you’ll find open markets, restaurants, tourist attractions, night life and other establishments all within walking distance.

                  Here are a few places we recommend to sight see.

                  Punda is the main shopping area of willemstad. The pedestrian-only streets create a picturesque atmosphere with many shops conveniently located in one area.

                  The queen emma bridge is a floating pontoon bridge, which swings perpendicular across the harbor and opens and closes so ships can pass through. This bridge has been nominated for the 8th wonder of the world.

                  The queen juliana bridge is a 1,625-foot-long bridge and stands 200 feet above the water. It's the highest bridge in the caribbean and affords breathtaking views of the city, day and night.

                  Around the corner from our location is where you’ll find the floating markets, boats from venezuela and colombia bring in a colorful smorgasbord of fruits, vegetables and the day’s fresh catch.

                  Next to the venezuelan floating fruit market, you can book a motor cruise eastwards on the insulinde with captain phil and his crew. He’ll take you on a 3-hour cruise along the coast where you can snorkel over the famous sunken tugboat wreck lying in 14 feet (4m) water depth. This wreck is curacao's finest snorkel attraction.

                  The curaçao maritime museum takes visitors on a discovery tour of more then 500 years of maritime history of curaçao.

                  The kura hulanda museum boasts a size-able collection of african art – one of the largest in the caribbean.

                  The mikve israel-emanuel synagogue, is the oldest synagogue still in use in the new world. There is a jewish historical museum on the property, occupying two buildings that date to 1728. You'll find artifacts like a torah scroll, brought to the island by the first jewish settlers, and hand-wrought, centuries-old silver items once used in religious ceremonies.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2013

                  About the owner: I have always loved visiting the Island of Curacao. It has become my favorite place in the world. My parents are originally from Curacao and I visit here often. So when an opportunity came along for me to purchase a home on the famous Handelskade waterfront, I jumped at the opportunity to be part of this World Unesco Heritage site.

                  Why the Owner Chose Willemstad:
                  What I love about this property is that it is in the center of town overlooking the Santa Ana Bay. I enjoy the water, but not big on soaking in the sun all day. I like the country, but I'm more of a city person and rather be around people and a lively environment, yet have my privacy at the same time. This property gives me all this and more.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
                  Here I am so close to everything. I can walk to stores, cafes, take in a movie at the theater, watch the ships sail from my balcony, go to the museum, restaurants, check out the live bands on the waterfront or even go clubbing at night and not have to drive anywhere.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                  Links to more information:

                   

                  Photos

                  • Panoramic views of the harbor.

                    Panoramic views of the harbor.

                  • Here's an Aerial view of the apartment building. Indeed centrally located.

                    Here's an Aerial view of the apartment building. Indeed centrally located.

                  • Looking in from Balcony.

                    Looking in from Balcony.

                  • Sit and relax and watch the ships go by right from the living room.

                    Sit and relax and watch the ships go by right from the living room.

                  • Feel the sea breeze and watch the ships go by.

                    Feel the sea breeze and watch the ships go by.

                  • Large bedroom different angle.

                    Large bedroom different angle.

                  • View from the balcony. You can see the Queen Emma Floating Bridge

                    View from the balcony. You can see the Queen Emma Floating Bridge

                  • Another view of the bedroom with balcony

                    Another view of the bedroom with balcony

                  • Kitchen. Has washer, dryer and dishwasher.

                    Kitchen. Has washer, dryer and dishwasher.

                  • Stunning views at night from within the apartment.

                    Stunning views at night from within the apartment.

                  • View from the famous Queeen Emma Floating Bridge.

                    View from the famous Queeen Emma Floating Bridge.

                  • Up close view of the building

                    Up close view of the building

                  • View from the other side of the bay.

                    View from the other side of the bay.

                  • The living room, dining area and kitchen.

                    The living room, dining area and kitchen.

                  • Panoramic views of the harbor from the living room and bedroom.

                    Panoramic views of the harbor from the living room and bedroom.

                  • Master Bedroom

                    Master Bedroom

                  • Bathroom 2

                    Bathroom 2

                  • Bed room Balcony

                    Bed room Balcony

                  • The bedroom with balcony.

                    The bedroom with balcony.

                  • Bathroom 1

                    Bathroom 1

                  • We're so close.  Walking Distance to everything.

                    We're so close. Walking Distance to everything.

                  • Ask us about this special promotion.

                    Ask us about this special promotion.

                  $170 - $175 per night (USD)
                  6

                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 4

                  View calendar: Updated 12/26/14
                  Minimum stay: 3 nights
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                  Member since: 2013
                  Speaks: english
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/26/2014
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