All West Apartments
Scuba Diving in Curacao? All West Apartments are located near the fishing village of West Punt on Curacao Island. So, they have 12 apartments with ocean view and complete with kitchen facilities. Not only is it a favorite spot for scuba divers, but when locals want to get away from the city of Willemstad, this is one of the stay-cation hot spots they go to. Enjoy our blog article on Curacao, Can...More Resort Details
Avila Beach Hotel
Planning a historical scuba diving trip to Curacao? The Avila Beach Hotel is the oldest hotel in Willemstad, Curacao. Well, at least part of the lobby was built in 1870. The actual hotel didn't start life until 1947 and now has almost 150 rooms. There are at least 9 types of rooms from deluxe, superior, to apartments with various numbers of rooms. Each room has a balcony or patio, blackout drapes,...More Resort Details
Coral Estate Luxury Resort
Coral Estate Luxury Resort is located in St. Marie, Curacao. This scuba diving resort has 53 rooms from hotel rooms to holiday home lanais VIP. So, hotel rooms have kitchenettes and the homes have full kitchens. Views are terrace or sea view depending on the room model. Enjoy our blog article on Curacao, Can We Say Choices?
Coral Estate Luxury Resort Diving
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Dreams Curacao Resort, Spa and Casino
Dreams Resort, Spa and Casino is a scuba diving destination in Willemstad Curacao. They have 197 rooms that range from Deluxe Island and Deluxe Pool rooms up to Junior or a Presidential suite. This is an all-inclusive resort with unlimited luxury with 5 onsite cafes and restaurants, plus 24/7 room service. The rooms also include free wifi, balcony, and flat screen tv. Enjoy our blog article: Curac...More Resort Details
LionsDive Beach Resort
LionsDive Beach Resort is located on the Island of Curacao in the Caribbean ocean. This Dutch-Caribbean style scuba diving resort features 137 rooms. The rooms vary in style from apartments, suites, cabanas, and even a Penthouse. Williamstad is a five minute ride away. Enjoy our blog article on Curacao, Can We Say Choices?
LionsDive Beach Resort
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Marriott Beach Resort
Marriott Beach Resort has 328 luxury guest rooms. The all new scuba diving resort sits on 6 acres of oceanfront property complete with white sand beaches and light blue waters. The rooms come with either a queen or king bed and you can choose between pool view, garden view, ocean view, or oceanfront rooms. The also have 8 spacious suites. In addition, the Reef Club suites have a living room, dinin...More Resort Details
Nos Krusero Apartments
Nos Krusero Apartments are located near the fishing village at Sabana West Punt on Curacao Island. So, they have 11 scuba diving apartments with an island view or ocean view. The larger units have a kitchen, dining room, living room, and balcony. The bathrooms come with a shower and heated water. The bedrooms have air conditioning. Enjoy our blog article; Curacao. Can We Say Choices?
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Papagayo Beach Resort
Papagayo Beach Resort is a scuba diving destination in Willemstad, Curacao. The resort has a large manmade swimming lagoon over at the Beach Club, and is a 3-minute walk to Jan Thiel Beach & Bay. They have 2-bedroom villas with garden rooms, 2-bedroom villas with ocean views, 3bedroom villas, and even a Royal Suite Villa. The luxury villas have AC flat screen tv’s and open plan kitchens. Enj...More Resort Details
Royal Sea Aquarium Resort
Royal Sea Aquarium Resort is a scuba diving destination with 30 fully furnished villas. The resort is in Willemstad, Curacao and has 3 main types of rooms. They have a Double Junior Suite with a kitchenette for 2 adults plus 1 child. With full kitchen and 2 murphy beds they have the One Bedroom Ocean View. Lastly, for parties of up to 6 people they offer Two Bedroom Master Suites with two bathroom...More Resort Details
Sunscape Curacao Resort, Spa & Casino
Sunscape Curacao Resort, Spa & Casino has 341 rooms. This all inclusive scuba diving resort is close to downtown Willemstad and has rooms in multiple styles. Their Explorer Club for kids 3-12 is packed with activities to keep them active from 8am to 9pm. Enjoy our blog article on Curacao, Can We Say Choices?
Sunscape Curacao Resort, Spa & Casino Diving
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Climate: Curacao enjoys dry season from April to November bringing average air temperatures of 31°C / 89°F. Rainy season is from December to March with average air temperatures of 26°C / 79°F
Water Temperature: 25 – 28°C / 78 – 82°F
Time: UTC -5:00 (ET)
Language: Dutch is the official language. Local Papiemento, English & Spanish are widely spoken.
Currency: Antillean Guilder (ANG) also called Florin. U.S. Dollars accepted throughout the island
Electricity: 110 – 130 Volts. U.S. Standard Plug Type.
Marriage Requirements: Please contact the local tourism board for instructions and requirements.
Airport(s): Curacao International Airport (CUR)
Hyperbaric Chamber: St. Elisabeth Hospital
While in Curacao, you can dive the famous Tugboat, the world’s cutest wreck. Just a few short fin kicks from shore and you’re on the dive of your life. Check out the star coral in the Mushroom Forest and the Superior Producer, another famous wreck that stands upright at 104 feet, brilliant with orange coral. Curacao is located at 12 degrees north and 69 degrees west in the Caribbean, Curacao is just 35 miles north of Venezuela, 42 miles east of Aruba and 30 miles west of Bonaire. Highest elevation is Mount Christoffel at 1,239 feet. The capital, Willemstad, is a UNESCO World Heritage site, rich with culture, unique architecture, museums, and an array of restaurants celebrating native, Caribbean and worldwide cuisine. The island is also recognized for its world-class diving and many land-based activities.
Curacao. Can We Say Choices?
Curacao. Can We Say Choices?
If you are trying to choose your next dive destination, you may want to look no further than Curacao. Who would have thought that an Island just over 444km² (171sq miles) would constantly be named one of the top dive destinations in the Caribbean so many years in a row by so many divers and so many dive related publications?
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Destination Spotlight: Curacao
Bon Bini! (Welcome!)
Where’s our next stop on our virtual tour of beautiful beaches, resorts, and dive destinations?
Curacao! (But you knew that already though, you cheated and looked at the title!)
One of the Caribbean’s hidden treasures and part of the “ABC Islands,” Curacao is famous for its vibrant culture, gorgeous beaches, and almost untouched marine life (which is pretty mu...Read Blog
Must Do Dives: Curacao Pt.I
Curacao is a unique, southern Caribbean, Dutch influenced island that has quickly become a popular dive destination. We've witnessed this islands popularity increase among scuba divers; especially, within the last 5 years, as a variety of dive sites have been discovered.
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Counting down the 10 Must D...Read Blog
Must Do Dives: Curacao Pt.II
A continuation of our 10 Must Do Dives: Curacao
As we mentioned in our Must Do Dives: Curacao Pt.I, Curacao is an unbeatably popular dive destination that is only growing amongst divers.
Below are the last 5 must-do-dives of Curacao.
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This expans...Read Blog