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Contemporary resort in a historic mansion
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Facing the Caribbean Sea and east of downtown Willemstad's shopping, dining, and sightseeing, this multi-section hotel is centered around an 18th-century Dutch Colonial mansion.
Coves, spa, jazz
2 private beaches face calm-water Curacao coves, with reefs just beyond. The open-air Blues restaurant, set on a pier, hosts live jazz. The historic Octagon building houses the Simón Bolivar Museum.
Guestrooms at the Avila Hotel feature balconies or terraces facing the tropical gardens or the sea. TVs provide U.S./international channels and high-speed Internet access is available.
The Blues restaurant and jazz bar stands at the end of a wooden pier, with floor-to-ceiling windows framing views of the Caribbean Sea. Live jazz is presented Thursday and Saturday nights. Other dining-and-refreshment choices include the open-air Belle Terrace, the casual Avila Café, and the beachfront Schooner Bar. The Avila Hotel enjoys direct access to a beautiful white sandy beach.
Santai Spa, named for the Indonesian word for relaxation, offers massages and signature treatments. The adjacent wellness club offers panoramic views of the Caribbean Sea, along with the latest equipment, a Kinesis Wall, and cardio stations with integrated TV and connections for iPods. Other amenities include steam rooms, saunas, and an outdoor spa tub. An outdoor swimming pool is also site.
Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available in the lobby, in the restaurant areas, and on the beaches of this Curacao hotel. A local shuttle takes guests to downtown Willemstad Monday-Friday.
A concierge desk, business center, and meeting rooms are available.
- On private beach
- Full-service health spa
- Concierge services
- Free parking
- Self parking
- Exhibit space
- Multiple small meeting rooms
- Banquet facilities
- Business center
- Multiple large conference rooms
- Event catering
- Audiovisual equipment
- Business services
- Total number of rooms - 150
- Express check-out
- Security guard
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Express check-in
- Currency exchange
- Medical assistance available
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Number of floors - 4
- Number of restaurants - 3
- Tennis on site
- Wedding services
- Babysitting or childcare
- Poolside bar
- Private beach - direct access
- Beach umbrellas
- Beach sun loungers
- Beach towels
- Swimming pool - outdoor
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Coffee shop or café
- Tour assistance
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Hair salon
- Health club
- Beach/pool umbrellas
- Free Wi-Fi
- Secure parking
- Free guest parking during stay
- Number of meeting/conference rooms - 6
- Shopping on site
- Spa tub
- Steam room
Available in all rooms: Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Free parking, Free guest parking during stay, Secure parking, Self parking
- Room Amenities
- Premium TV channels
- Air conditioning
- Access via exterior corridors
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Voice mail
- Coffee/tea maker
- Wake-up calls
- Turndown service (on request)
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- In-room safe
- Clock radio
- Window opens
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Daily housekeeping
- Sea view
- Courtyard view
- Garden view
- Pool view
Belle Terrace - Open-air dining terrace shaded by giant Royal Poinciana (Flamboyant) tree. International, Danish, local dishes. A la carte lunch and dinner.
Avila Café - Open-air patio restaurant serving buffet breakfast and sandwiches, salads, pastries between meals.
Blues - Open-air restaurant and jazz bar at end of weathered-wood pier. Floor-to-ceiling windows facing Caribbean Sea. Bandstand on platform in the attic. Open for dinner. Friday-night tapas buffet with flamenco dancer. Live jazz Thursday, Saturday nights.
Schooner Bar - Beachfront bar designed like half-buried wooden sailing ship. White sail-like canopy. Open mid-morning to late night for beer, cocktails, and light snacks.
Pool Bar - Tropical refreshments and healthful snacks served throughout the day. Caribbean Sea and pool views.
The Avila Hotel offers two small, private beaches with swimming coves protected by rock breakwaters. Beach sun loungers, towels, and umbrellas are all provided. Reefs just outside the cove are ideal for snorkeling and scuba diving. Windsurfing and small-craft motorboating are available nearby. The hotel also has a freshwater outdoor infinity pool with views of the Caribbean Sea.
Use of a lighted tennis court is complimentary.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Scuba diving nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Fishing nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft nearby
- Snorkeling on site
- Swimming on site
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
Policies & Fees
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-out time is noon
- Payment types
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, MasterCard, Visa
Pets not allowed
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
- Breakfast fee: USD 17 per person (approximately)
- Additional Details
Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
Awards & Affiliations
- This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.