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, as they will enjoy access to a great selection of outdoor activities. Regardless of what you've come in search of, whether it's excitement in the ocean or on land, this ocean-side location has got you covered. If you are trying to organize a sizable get-together, or are traveling as a group, this hospitable property might be exactly what you're looking for.

Positioned just outside the heart of the island of Curacao, 6.6 miles east-southeast of Otrabanda, Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, an all-inclusive complex, is a great choice for vacationers who are thinking about basing their vacation on this beautiful island. From this accommodation, the center of Willemstad is to the west-northwest.


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 containing 350 rooms. The square footage alone makes this resort a perfect match for guests who look forward to staying at one of the area's largest hotels. In terms of overall merit, we have rated this resort a 4 star rating.

Look below for a list of amenities in-room available at this location.

  • 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 want to confirm exactly what comes with your room, contact the front desk to verify availability.

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.

For general activities and amenities available to guests, check the following list:

  • 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

Just in case, don't hesitate to call with questions to be sure everything you're expecting is available. Visit this page to view our complete description about the kinds of recreation and activities that Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort has to offer.


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.

In addition to on-location dining options, travelers looking to find extra culinary variety can also check out some of the region's other local mealtime selections. Visitors staying at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants in the vicinity. It's worth it to find out if there are suitable options in the area, even though Santa Barbara Plantation does have on-site dining, including Jun Sushi. To get more information about dining in the surrounding area, click here.

Guest Services

Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort offers guest services, including those in the following list, helping you stay on track while enjoying your time in Curaçao.

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

This lodging also has a helpful set of business amenities, great for those who have come here for business or pleasure, or both.

  • 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 plenty of attractions in the vicinity of Santa Barbara Plantation. Some of the closest are Landhuis Brievengat, Kueba Di Hato, and Hato Caves. Since this resort is located right on Barbara Beach, it's a perfect fit for anyone who wants to experience the area's beautiful coastal region. When seeking a different place to relax by the water, there is also nearby Caracasbaai.

The resort is located near Willemstad, an enjoyable area for travelers to learn about and explore Curaçao.

For more about what's in the area of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Porta Blancu, Curacao

Phone: (599) 9 840-5550

Secondary Phone: (599) 9 840-0050



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