What's Near Papagayo Beach Resort

Nearby Beaches

Jan Thiel Beach

Arguably some of the best attractions to visit in all of Curaçao are stretched along the coast. You should be able to enjoy benefit of some nearby.

It's good to know something about the characteristics of various locations along the coastal of Curaçao, since they might be exactly suited to your style of travel; then again, some may not be as pleasing to you. The following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Papagayo
Beach Distance Direction Location
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
Mambo Beach 1.9 WNW 2.1 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Barbara Beach 2.0 ESE 6.0 mi. East-Southeast of Willemstad
Baoase Beach 2.5 WNW Willemstad
Avila Beach 3.1 WNW Willemstad

The most obvious one to visit is Jan Thiel Beach. Bear in mind that you can find this beach a short distance to the south west of this property, so your group won't have to journey far to enjoy this beautiful section of the coast. 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.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who want to know a little bit more about what's in the surrounding area may be wondering how close (or far) the nearest town or city is from their location. Papagayo Beach Resort is situated in Jan Thiel, a neighborhood on Curacao; it's to the southeast of Willemstad.

The areas that are closest to Papagayo Beach Resort are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Zeelandia 3.3 NW
Nieuwpoort 3.8 ESE
Scharloo 3.8 NW
Waaigat Inlet 3.8 WNW
Willemstad 4.0 NW
Punda 4.0 NW
downtown Willemstad 4.3 WNW
Little St. Joris 4.3 ENE
Otrabanda 4.6 WNW

Nearby Attractions

Hato Caves

Vacationers who want to try unfamiliar activities during their trip to Curacao will quickly learn that Papagayo Beach Resort makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. You will soon notice that this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like Landhuis Brievengat, Kueba Di Hato, and Hato Caves, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Landhuis Brievengat.

Still more attractions, within the vicinity of the lodging, are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Papagayo
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Landhuis Brievengat Historical Site -- -- 4.4 mi. Northeast of Willemstad
Kueba Di Hato Cave 8.5 NW 4.3 mi. North of Piscadera
Hato Caves Cave 8.5 NW 4.2 mi. North of Piscadera
Landhuis Groot Kwartier Historical Site 4.1 NNW 2.2 mi. Northeast of Willemstad
Landhuis Zeelandia Historical Site 3.1 NW 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
Tele Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Postal Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Curacao Museum Museum -- -- Willemstad
Saliña Fiesta Park 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
Plaza Brion Monument 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
Plaza Andres Bello Monument 5.1 WNW 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
Dutch Reformed Church Historical Site 4.2 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Waterfort 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
Fort Beekenburg 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 on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Landhuis Brievengat is an option worth considering. 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.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting information about nearby booking options is often a convenient way to get a feel for the surrounding area. You'll be able to find plenty of additional destinations to think about prior to reaching a decision, as this section of Curacao offers vacationers an exceptional selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. The table below shows all of the hotel booking options located in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Papagayo
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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
Avila Beach Hotel 3.3 WNW Willemstad, Curacao

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