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Waterfront City Apartment Overlooking Floating Bridge

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Last updated: 05/09/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Location! Location! Location! You won't get any closer to the city than this. We 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.

This prime area of Curacao 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 furnished in modern style with an open floor plan. The kitchen is fully equipped and includes a microwave, dishwasher, washer and dryer. 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, free wireless internet and 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 3635844.

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 staying in the city and visiting the pristine beaches of the country, be sure to ask us about our town and country deal. Its the best of both worlds. Stay part of your vacation in the city and in the country.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 92 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

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    ...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double

    ...moreless

  • The master bedroom has a private bathroom and windows facing the bay. The second bedroom has a bathroom outside of the bedroom and windows do not face the harbor....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • 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
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Ocean View
  • Waterfront

Sports & Adventure Activities

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

Dining

  • Dining Area

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
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
Dec 18 - Mar 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$170

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$140

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $20 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $100
  • Tax Rate 7%

Notes:

Optional pick up/drop off airport $45 each way.

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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Last updated: 05/09/2015
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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 (next door)

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

 

Photos

  • Balcony

    Balcony

  • View of the balcony form within the apartment looking out.

    View of the balcony form within the apartment looking out.

  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Hallway Between Bedrooms

    Hallway Between Bedrooms

  • Different view of second bedroom.

    Different view of second bedroom.

  • Second Bathroom.

    Second Bathroom.

  • View from the floating bridge

    View from the floating bridge

  • View of the apartment building from the harbor.

    View of the apartment building from the harbor.

  • Night time view of the building on Handelskade

    Night time view of the building on Handelskade

  • Man-made beach 5 minute walk from apartment.

    Man-made beach 5 minute walk from apartment.

  • Livingroom

    Livingroom

  • Sunny Livingrrom

    Sunny Livingrrom

  • Kitchen

    Kitchen

  • Master bedroom

    Master bedroom

  • Second bedroom.

    Second bedroom.

  • Master Bedroom Bathroom

    Master Bedroom Bathroom

  • Here's a close up view of the apartment building.

    Here's a close up view of the apartment building.

  • Ariel view of the building.

    Ariel view of the building.

  • The apartment is located on the famous Handelskade waterfront.

    The apartment is located on the famous Handelskade waterfront.

  • Alternate view of building.

    Alternate view of building.

  • Ask us about our town and country package. Min. 8 day stay.

    Ask us about our town and country package. Min. 8 day stay.

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Minimum stay: 3 nights
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 05/09/2015
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