Discover a selection of 500 vacation rentals in Willemstad, CW that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and kitchens. Prices start at $99 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Willemstad. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

A Dutch-Caribbean whirlwind in Willemstad

From pastel-colored townhouses to colonial forts, Willemstad is brimming with Caribbean charm. The Dutch landed here in the 1600s and quickly established a bustling trading port. Today, their legacy lives on in the form of red-tile roofs, handsome architecture and the imposing Fort Amsterdam. As you explore the city, you'll stumble across shimmering waterways, floating bridges and sun-dappled street cafes. Set in the heart of the Old Town, Willemstad vacation rentals promise a unique stay in one of the Caribbean's most captivating cities. If you prefer a quieter scene, snap up a hillside property overlooking the harbor.

Things to do

Meet Willemstad's "Swinging Old Lady"

Nicknamed "Our Swinging Old Lady" by locals, Queen Emma Bridge is Willemstad's signature landmark. It spans Sint Anna Bay to connect the neighborhoods of Punda and Otrobanda. For a glimpse at Curaçao's colorful history, don't miss Museum Kura Hulanda. It's housed in a characterful 19th-century merchant's apartment and loaded with New World history, covering everything from the slave trade to contemporary Caribbean art. If you love the latter, head to Gallery Alma Blou, a 17th-century plantation house that's been converted into a cooperative art space.

Activities

Discover Willemstad's cosmopolitan street scene

Most vacationers arrive on Curaçao in search of sun, sand and a golden tan. The island delivers, with a string of sugar-white beaches to explore. There's plenty of action off the sand, with historic neighborhoods, such as Punda, packed with boutiques, galleries and breezy cafes. Otrobanda is known for its winding streets and restored Dutch mansions, while Pietermaai is a hotspot for Afro-Caribbean restaurants and upscale bars. Prefer to mix your own Curaçao cocktails? With Willemstad vacation rentals, you can raise your glasses on private sundecks, with sweeping ocean views.

Weather

Enjoy textbook tropical weather in Willemstad

Willemstad treats visitors to textbook tropical weather throughout the year. Expect clear skies and temperatures that hover around the mid-80s. Luxury Willemstad vacation rentals make the most of the sunshine, with sparkling swimming pools and million-dollar ocean views. Most vacationers arrive from December to April, which can trigger a surge in airfare and accommodation prices. If you're watching your budget, consider visiting Willemstad from May to November. You'll enjoy quieter beaches, laidback vibes and plenty of Caribbean sunshine.

Natural features

Flirting with Willemstad's flamingos

Divided by Sint Anna Bay, Willemstad sits on the southern coast of Curaçao. Back in the 1600s, the Dutch were won over by its natural harbor and founded it as a Verrazano Narrows trading port. Today, it's a hotspot for cruise ships, sun seekers and luxury travelers. When you've had your fill of culture and history, why not use Willemstad vacation rentals as a base for exploring Curaçao? You can also explore world-class dive sites, such as Blue Bay, admire flamingos on the Salina Sint Marie salt flats and hike in the expansive Christoffel National Park.

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 center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Willemstad, CW?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 728 vacation rentals around Willemstad. From 107 house rentals to 305 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

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:

  • Nieuw Nederland: 51 vacation rentals
  • Piscadera: 105 vacation rentals
  • Cas Grandi: 48 vacation rentals
  • Steenrijk: 33 vacation rentals
  • Pietermaai: 48 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Willemstad?

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

  • Jewish Cultural Historical Museum: 745 vacation rentals
  • Curaloe Aloe Vera Plantation: 714 vacation rentals
  • University of the Netherlands Antilles (UNA): 764 vacation rentals
  • Curacao Sea Aquarium: 714 vacation rentals
  • Mambo Beach: 718 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Willemstad listed on Vrbo 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 Houses in Willemstad?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 107 Houses in Willemstad. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Willemstad include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 305 rentals available
  • Villas: 257 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 15 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Willemstad?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 522 vacation rentals with pool available in Willemstad. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.