Scharloo is a great place to stay in Curacao as some of the city’s main attractions are within easy driving distance. The Curacao Maritime Museum and the Mikve Israel-Emanuel Synagogue are just two of the popular places to discover here. Two more worthwhile attractions that are located nearby Scharloo are the Jewish Cultural Historical Museum and Postal Museum.
To really understand Curacao, take a trip to one of its museums and theaters. Spend a quiet afternoon viewing the exhibits at Curacao Museum in Willemstad and the Museum Kura Hulanda.
While you are in and around Scharloo, stop by Handelskade in Willemstad and the Superior Producer Shipwreck. For those who enjoy history, Curacao’s past comes vividly back to life at Fort Amsterdam in Willemstad and Fort Nassau.
Browse the boutiques and treat yourself to a new outfit at popular nearby malls and markets such as Rif Fort in Willemstad and the Renaissance Shopping Mall.
When it’s time to put your feet up after checking out the charms of Scharloo, check in to one of the area’s convenient bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. Take your pick from the Renaissance Curacao Resort & Casino, Willemstad, the Plaza Hotel Curacao and Casino, Willemstad, or the Avila Hotel - Curaçao, Willemstad.