Avila Beach Hotel

Avila Beach Hotel

Elegant luxury and grand hospitality come standard at the family-run Avila Beach Hotel, located in a historic mansion built in the Dutch Colonial style. Guest accommodations overlook the hotel's private beach property and include a choice between cozy standard rooms or spacious suites, perfectly equipped and decorated for a unique and relaxing island retreat. Take a journey back in time with a stay at the Avila Beach Hotel.

Active travelers will have a blast at Avila Beach Hotel, which provides a wide array of recreational options. After you've thoroughly tired yourself out in the sultry Caribbean sun, make time for relaxing at this beachfront destination's on-site spa.

Located a half mile southeast of downtown Willemstad, Avila Beach Hotel is a great choice for guests who are interested in basing their vacation in this part of the city or an adjacent area.


The rooms at Avila Beach Hotel are designed for comfort, and have maximum occupancy limits to ensure just that.

Octagon Wing

As the newest addition to Avila Hotel, the Octagon Wing houses 68 rooms on four floors that offer spectacular ocean views. These rooms are decorated in a sophisticated style that features a splash of Caribbean vibrancy. The Octagon Wing stands out among it's piers because the bathrooms offer both bath tubs and shower stalls, and the Superior and Preferred rooms have even larger walk-in shower stalls than their regular counterparts.

Situated on the top floor of the Octagon Wing is the Bolivar Suite, which is 1,544 square feet of pure luxury. Outside of the views of the Caribbean Sea and southern coast of Curacao that can be had from the wraparound balcony, the suite itself is something to behold. The two bedrooms feature bamboo flooring, and a full array of amenities. No children under the age of 13 are permitted in this suite.

Blues Wing

There are 20 rooms in the Blues Wing, which is built on a pier off the private beach, and comprised entirely of wood. Each room has a balcony or terrace, a king-size or two twin beds, and a Jacuzzi tubs. This rooms measure in at about 323 square feet a piece, and can accommodate two adults and two children.

La Belle Alliance Wing

Named for the original Governor's Mansion, the La Belle Alliance Wing is situated among the on-site tropical gardens and feature both garden and ocean views from the balconies and terraces. The wing houses 40 rooms at about 323 square feet a piece, each furnished with one king-size bed or two queen-size beds. They can accommodate a maximum of three adults and one child.

Among the rooms in the La Belle Alliance Wing are 10 Belle Alliance Suites. These suites each have a living room and separate bedrooms, kitchen, private bathroom, and two toilets. The one bedroom suits can accommodate three people, while the two bedroom suits can accommodate four.

Since the property has a total of 110 rooms, Avila Beach Hotel is a fairly big place to stay. With more space comes more options, making this resort a great match for travelers who look forward to staying at a roomier property. This resort has been awarded a rating of 4 stars, considering its service, amenities, and overall quality.

Below, you'll find a list of in-room amenities found at Avila Beach Hotel.

  • Television
  • Room Service
  • Kitchenette
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • In-Room Jacuzzi
  • 220 AC
  • Radio
  • Iron
  • 120 AC
  • Internet Access Port
  • Refrigerator
  • Balcony

Please consider that specific amenities often vary by room, so if you want to confirm exactly what comes with your room, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

There are four bars located on Avila Hotel property, which range from casual to ultra-exclusive.

Blues Bar

On the far end of the beach pier is where guests and locals alike go to sip cocktails and listen to live jazz music. Local musicians frequent the bar, giving visiting ears the opportunity to experience a new sound with each show.

Pool Bar

Spending time by the pool doesn't mean you won't be able to enjoy an ice-cold beverage when you stay at Avila Hotel. Pool dwellers can pick up a drink and a light snack at the Pool Bar, avoiding the hassle of having to get dressed up to go out for a drink.

Schooner Bar

The unique shape - a wooden boat buried in the sand - is the initial draw to the Schooner Bar, but the quiet atmosphere and great drinks keep guest coming back. Happy hours, live entertainment, and dancing amps up the ambiance a little on weekends.

Voyager Lounge

The Voyager Lounge is a VIP, by invitation only bar, shrouded in secrecy and sophistication.

The hotel offers babysitting services so adults can spend a night away from the kids with the peace of mind that they are in good hands. Click here to learn more details.

The list below identifies other general amenties at this location:

  • FAX
  • Elevators
  • Multilingual
  • Live Entertainment
  • Exercise Gym
  • Boutiques

To make sure the particular activities you have in mind are available, it's a good idea to call ahead of time since the specifics tend to change. To learn more details about the types of recreation and activities that Avila Beach Hotel offers, click here.


Dine at the three restaurants at the hotel, which offer convenience and variety. Experience the Belle Terrace, which serves international à la carte dishes and has a special 3-course menu weekly. The Belle Terrace concocts a ranging menu that features international, Danish and locally-influenced dishes.

Wednesday Nights are home to "Antillean Night" that includes local cuisine and live entertainment. Saturday nights feature a large salad bar and a live steel band for "Grill Night."

In addition to on-site dining, guests hoping to find more culinary variety might also look into some of the area's other local dining establishments. Travelers looking for somewhere to eat will discover a limited but good selection of restaurants within reach of these accommodations. It's worth it to check out the nearby restaurant options, even though Avila Beach Hotel has dining of its own, including Avila Cafe. To see a detailed discussion about dining, click here.

Guest Services

Also included with these accommodations are guest services -- including the ones seen below -- are offered to help you stay relaxed during your vacation.

  • Guest Laundromat
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Complimentary Wake-up Service
  • Doctor On Call
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry
  • Security
  • News Stand

Some may want to consider that this property also has a helpful set of business amenities, perfect for people who are visiting for business-related reasons.

  • Conference Facilities
  • FAX
  • Meeting rooms
  • Business Center


You'll encounter lots of attractions in the vicinity of Avila Beach Hotel. Some of these attractions include Landhuis Groot Kwartier and Fort Nassau. Since this resort is right on Avila Beach, it's an ideal vacation spot for people who plan to take advantage of the sun, sand, and surf during their stay. For a change of setting, you can also visit nearby Mambo Beach.

One of the nearest notable areas to the resort is Willemstad. For a fun way to fill your day, take a day trip to a nearby town or two to gain some perspective on the country.

For our comprehensive article on what else is in the vicinity of Avila Beach Hotel, click here.

Contact Info

Location: 130 Penstraat, Willemstad, Curacao

General: 599-9-461-4377

Website: http://www.avilahotel.com/


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