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 travelers won't leave disappointed with this all-inclusive destination, as they'll have convenient access to an impressive selection of recreational options. Whether you're searching for action on land or on the water, you'll find it all at this beach-side location. If you're hoping to plan for a special occasion, or are traveling with a group, this hospitable lodging can make organizing a bit less worrisome.

Located just outside the heart of the island of Curacao, 6.7 miles east-southeast of Otrabanda, Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, an all-inclusive property, offers a warm welcome to travelers wanting to stay 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 quite a large property featuring a total of 350 rooms. Attractive features and the chance to interact with all kinds of people make this huge property a hit with guests who can't wait to be in the middle of the action. This resort has earned a rating of 4 stars, when it comes to activity and quality ratings, and more.

An overview of the in-room conveniences available at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort is provided below.

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

Call the property to confirm the option for amenities, since options may vary by room.

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 displays other general amenties at this location:

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

Just in case, it's a good idea to double check with the property to make sure the particular activities you have in mind are available. To find out more about the recreational opportunities that Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort offers, click here.


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 on-location dining options, those hoping for extra culinary variety may also want to consider some of the region's other nearby dining establishments. Travelers looking for somewhere to eat will encounter a small handful of restaurants in the vicinity. It can be a time-saver to get familiar with the nearby options, even though Santa Barbara Plantation has on-site dining, including Jun Sushi. To see a detailed discussion about dining, click here.

Guest Services

Acquainting yourself with the guest services -- including the ones below -- can help you stay relaxed while visiting Curaçao.

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

The property also boasts a helpful set of business amenities, which makes this location a good choice for those who will be working during their stay.

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


Guests will find many interesting sites and attractions located within a short distance of Santa Barbara Plantation. Some of the closest attractions are Landhuis Brievengat and Kueba Di Hato. Considering this resort is located directly on Barbara Beach, it's an ideal setting for sun-worshippers who can't wait to hit the sand. When seeking a different place to relax by the water, there is also nearby Caracasbaai.

The resort is in the vicinity of Willemstad, a particularly enjoyable area for sightseers to explore.

If you'd like to learn more about what else is near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Porta Blancu, Curacao Curacao

Phone: (599) 9 840-5550

Secondary Phone: (599) 9 840-0050



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