Travelers visiting this area of Curacao usually enjoy the water at one of the stunning beaches. Having them available nearby will make this area particularly desirable.
Each of the access points on Curacao have their own unique features; even differences between their amenities can make a difference in which beach you choose to visit. Every one of the options near Papagayo Beach Resort (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click on the following names to learn more:
|Jan Thiel Beach||0.2||SW||Jan Thiel|
|Caracasbaai||1.0||E||4.9 mi. East-Southeast of Willemstad|
|Seaquarium Beach||1.5||WNW||2.5 mi. Southeast of Willemstad|
|Pampoen Beach||1.9||WNW||2.1 mi. Southeast of Willemstad|
|1.9||WNW||2.1 mi. Southeast of Willemstad|
|Barbara Beach||2.0||ESE||6.0 mi. East-Southeast of Willemstad|
The closest option is Jan Thiel Beach. Since this beach is a moderate traveling distance away, you won't have to journey far to enjoy an endless sparkling backdrop. A well-developed European-style beach built up with all the essentials and non-essentials for a fun day on the beach, Jan Thiel Beach is always busy with tourists lounging, participating in watersports, and enjoy the dining opportunities.
Vacationers who are curious about the surrounding area's offerings might like to know how far away the adjacent town or city is from their accommodations. Papagayo Beach Resort is located in Jan Thiel, a neighborhood on Curacao; it's to the southeast of Willemstad.
The areas found closest to Papagayo Beach Resort are listed below.
|Little St. Joris||4.3||ENE|
Papagayo Beach Resort is a wonderful spot for active travelers. There are an abundance of activities to be found when starting at this accommodation. You will find that this section of Curacao has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, including Landhuis Brievengat, , and Hato Caves. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Landhuis Brievengat.
Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those listed in the table below.
|Landhuis Brievengat||Historical Site||--||--||4.4 mi. Northeast of Willemstad|
|Cave||8.5||NW||4.3 mi. North of Piscadera|
|Hato Caves||Cave||8.5||NW||4.2 mi. North of Piscadera|
|Historical Site||4.1||NNW||2.2 mi. Northeast of Willemstad|
|Fort Nassau||Historical Site||4.2||NW||Willemstad|
|Curacao Liqueur Factory at Landhuis Chobolobo||Distillery||2.8||NW||Willemstad|
|Aloe Vera Plantation||Plantation||4.4||NE||6.1 mi. East of Willemstad|
|Park||1.9||N||3.0 mi. East of Willemstad|
|The Money Museum Yotin Kortá||Museum||4.0||NW||Scharloo|
|Curacao Maritime Museum||Museum||4.2||WNW||Downtown Willemstad|
|Kura Hulanda Museum||Museum||4.4||WNW||Otrabanda|
|Willemstad Historical District||Historical Site||4.2||WNW||Downtown Willemstad|
|Jewish Cultural Historical Museum||Museum||4.1||WNW||Downtown Willemstad|
|Mikve Israel-Emanuel Synagogue||Historical Site||4.1||WNW||Downtown Willemstad|
|Governor's Palace||Historical Site||4.3||WNW||Downtown Willemstad|
|Fort Amsterdam||Historical Site||4.3||WNW||Downtown Willemstad|
|Fort Church Museum||Museum||4.3||WNW||Punda|
|Historical Site||4.2||WNW||Downtown Willemstad|
|Historical Site||4.3||WNW||Downtown Willemstad|
|Curacao Ostrich Farm||Zoo||4.7||NE||6.8 mi. East of Willemstad|
|Dolphin Academy Curacao||Dolphin Encounter Service||1.3||WNW||2.7 mi. Southeast of Willemstad|
|Curacao Sea Aquarium||Aquarium||1.3||WNW||2.7 mi. Southeast of Willemstad|
|Historical Site||1.1||ESE||5.1 mi. East-Southeast of Willemstad|
|Curacao Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||5.8||SE||9.8 mi. Southeast of Willemstad|
If you're looking for a place where you can while away some free time, Landhuis Brievengat could be a good option. Landhuis Brievengat was built around the middle of the 18th century, and was one of the largest plantations on the island. In 1877 the home was destroyed in a hurricane, but the National Trust restored it to its former glory, and now it stands as a history museum.
Finding info about nearby booking possibilities is oftentimes a good means of getting a better feel for the area as whole. You'll find lots of additional places to consider before reaching a decision, as this part of Curacao has a wide selection of resort and hotel options. Have a look at the following table to find a complete list of lodging options that are found in the vicinity.
|Chogogo Resort||0.1||NW||Jan Thiel, Curacao|
|Livingstone Jan Thiel Resort||0.1||SE||Jan Thiel, Curacao|
|Royal Sea Aquarium Resort||1.4||WNW||2.6 mi. Southeast of Willemstad, Curacao|
|Lions Dive & Beach Resort||1.4||WNW||2.6 mi. Southeast of Willemstad, Curacao|
|Kontiki Dive And Beach Resort||1.6||WNW||2.3 mi. Southeast of Willemstad, Curacao|
|Sunscape Curacao||1.8||WNW||2.2 mi. Southeast of Willemstad, Curacao|
|Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort||2.0||ESE||6.0 mi. East-Southeast of Willemstad, Curacao|
|ACOYA Hotel Suites & Villas||2.3||NW||Willemstad, Curacao|
|Baoase Luxury Resort||2.5||WNW||Willemstad, Curacao|
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