Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort

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Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort

A sprawling property set apart by its all-encompassing atmosphere, this resort has everything you need for a great getaway. Whether you're hoping to keep your days packed with activity or simply relax in the sun, your dream vacation can be exactly as you wish it with Santa Barbara Plantation.

Active guests won't leave disappointed with this all-inclusive destination, which has a diverse range of outdoor opportunities. Whatever you're in the mood for, whether it's excitement on land or on the water, this ocean-side location has got you covered. If you're trying to organize a conference or if you're traveling with a group, this helpful accommodation may be just the ticket.

Located toward the center of the island of Curacao, 6.6 miles east-southeast of Otrabanda, Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, an all-inclusive complex, offers a warm welcome to visitors who are thinking about lodging on this beautiful island. It is east-southeast of the center of Willemstad.


The rooms here, which come in Premier Water View, Partial Water View, Resort View, Sea Traditions, Luxury Suite, and Sea Traditions Spa Suite are all luxuriously appointed with natural wood floors and furnishings and modern decor.

Santa Barbara Plantation is an undoubtedly large property featuring 350 rooms. Attractive features and an exciting social scene make this huge complex a favorite among guests who want to get the most out of their trip to Curaçao.

With respect to overall style, amenities, and ambience, Caribya! has assigned this resort a rating of 4 stars. You can learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they are usually lower than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Look below for a listing of in-room amenities offered by Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Shower
  • 120 AC
  • Room Service
  • Toilet
  • Kitchenette
  • Safe
  • Bathrobe
  • Sitting Area
  • Private Bath
  • 220 AC
  • Double Bed
  • King Bed
  • Air Conditioned
  • Iron
  • Balcony
  • Radio
  • Bath Tub
  • Hairdryer
  • Refrigerator
  • Flat Screen TV

If you have an important amenity in mind, you can contact the resort by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

Activities and Amenities

Guests staying at the plantation have access to the Old Quarry Golf Course overlooking Spanish Waters. The course was designed by Pete Dye and features a club house with locker rooms, a restaurant, a golf shop, and a lounge.

The tennis courts at the on-site Tafelberg Tennis Oasis are some of the best in the region. Here there are four different courts made of Hydrogrid Clay.

Guests are also welcome to take advantage of a number of other daily activities offered by the resort, including non-motorized water sports, relaxing by one of the pools, or renting a bike to tour the surrounding area.

Escape into a world of peace and relaxation at the Atabei Spa, where available treatments include eight different massages, including a scalp enhancement and foot massage; ten different body treatments; and eight types of facials. You can also stop by the salon for hair and nails.

The following list gives a preview of this property's facilities and general amenities:

  • Computer Rental
  • Bocce
  • FAX
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Sports Available
  • Bicycling
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Pets Accepted
  • Kayaking
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Snorkeling
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga
  • Scuba Diving
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Youth Sports Teams
  • PC/Printer Available

Because these details can sometimes change, don't hesitate to call with questions if you're still not sure exactly what to expect. Visit this page to see an in-depth description about the types of activities offered at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort.


There are four different restaurants for guests here to select among. The first is Shore American Seafood Grill, which features fresh caught seafood in a covered outdoor setting. Next is Medi, and elegant Mediterranean spot with a bottle of wine to pair perfectly with every meal. Then, Jun's Sushi Bar takes you to Asia with sushi and specialty cocktails. Finally, the Splash Pool Bar & Grill serves Pan Latin Cuisine, cocktails, and shaved ice.

Outside of the dining options on-site, those looking to find further culinary diversity should also investigate some of the region's other nearby dining establishments. Visitors staying at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort will encounter some restaurants within traveling distance. It may be helpful to learn about the nearby restaurants, even though Santa Barbara Plantation offers some tasty choices of its own. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.

Guest Services

Making use of this property's guest services -- including the ones below -- are offered to help you stay stress free and relaxed while visiting Curaçao.

  • Complimentary Parking
  • Meal Plan - Bed & Breakfast
  • Housekeeping
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Concierge
  • Laundry/Valet

Also provided are some useful business amenities, making this property a good choice for those on work-related holidays.

  • Computer Rental
  • Conference Facilities
  • FAX
  • Secretarial Service
  • Business Center
  • Group Friendly
  • Copy Service
  • Computer
  • Meeting Facility
  • Audio Visual Equipment
  • Meeting rooms
  • PC/Printer Available


Guests will encounter numerous attractions near Santa Barbara Plantation. The nearest include Landhuis Brievengat, Kueba Di Hato, and Hato Caves. Considering this resort is located right on Barbara Beach, this property is an ideal place for guests who plan to take advantage of the sun, sand, and surf during their stay. Beyond the lodging, Caracasbaai offers another area to explore.

The resort is situated near Willemstad, a nice area for tourists to stop over.

For our comprehensive article on what else is in the vicinity of Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Porta Blancu, Curacao

Phone: (844) 288-2124

Secondary Phone: (599) 9 840-0050



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