Destination guide

The charming area of Willemstad awaits your stay

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Willemstad. Travellers to this romantic city praise the snorkelling, casino gaming and shopping. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Willemstad

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? You'll be sure to enjoy Willemstad for its snorkelling and scuba diving. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that Willemstad has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Parke Tropikal Zoo (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Curacao Sea Aquarium (3.2 mi / 5.1 km)
  • Blue Bay Golf Course (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Curaloe Aloe Vera Plantation (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • L Aldea Rainforest Mystery (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Curacao Ostrich Farm (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)

Seasonal weather in Willemstad

Travellers speak highly of Willemstad for its snorkelling. If you're planning a holiday around the weather, September, October, August and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Willemstad

Travellers enjoy Willemstad for its island views and seaside. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Willemstad is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mambo Beach (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Blue Bay Beach (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Blue Bay (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Jan Thiel Beach (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Hato Caves (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Caracas Bay (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Willemstad

Fly into Willemstad (CUR-Hato Intl.), the closest airport, located 5 mi (8.1 km) from the city centre.

Can I find a vacation rental around Willemstad?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 757 vacation rentals near Willemstad. From 261 villas to 381 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Willemstad for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Willemstad?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Willemstad:

  • Cas Grandi: 48 vacation rentals
  • Nieuw Nederland: 56 vacation rentals
  • Piscadera: 127 vacation rentals
  • Pietermaai District: 63 vacation rentals
  • Montaña Rey: 42 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Willemstad?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Willemstad. From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Queen Emma Bridge (The Swinging Old Lady): 793 vacation rentals
  • Curacao Sea Aquarium: 762 vacation rentals
  • Parke Tropikal Zoo: 792 vacation rentals
  • Curaloe Aloe Vera Plantation: 762 vacation rentals
  • L Aldea Rainforest Mystery: 760 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Willemstad listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Willemstad?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 261 Villas in Willemstad. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Willemstad include:

  • Houses: 381 rentals available
  • Flats: 317 rentals available
  • Studios: 317 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Willemstad?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 543 vacation rentals with pool available in Willemstad. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.