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 guests will be kept plenty busy at Avila Beach Hotel, as they'll enjoy easy access to an ever-expanding array of recreational options. Once you have sufficiently exhausted yourself during your time in the island sun, pamper yourself at the spa located on the grounds of this coastal destination.

Located a half mile southeast of downtown Willemstad, Avila Beach Hotel welcomes travelers who want to stay in this part of the city or an adjacent neighborhood.


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.

With a total of 110 rooms, Avila Beach Hotel is a somewhat large location. With more space comes more options, making this resort a perfect match for families who want to explore a roomier property. In terms of quality, we've rated this resort a 4 star rating.

A listing of the in-room features and amenities available at Avila Beach Hotel is provided below.

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

If you want to confirm exactly what comes with your room, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

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 read more.

The list below shows some other amenities on-site:

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

However, it's best to check with the front desk if you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival. Visit this page to navigate to our complete article about the activities and recreation opportunities that Avila Beach Hotel offers.


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."

Besides what is available on-site, visitors looking for further culinary diversity can also consider the region's other local mealtime choices. Visitors staying at Avila Beach Hotel will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants beyond the property. It can be a time-saver to check out the nearby restaurant options, despite the fact that Avila Beach Hotel offers some on-site dining, including Avila Cafe. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.

Guest Services

Avila Beach Hotel provides many guest services, including the ones listed below, so you can rest a little easier during your vacation.

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

This property also has a nice set of business amenities, perfect for those who might be conducting business during their stays.

  • Conference Facilities
  • FAX
  • Meeting rooms
  • Business Center


You will notice lots of interesting sites and attractions close to Avila Beach Hotel. Some of the closest are Landhuis Groot Kwartier, Fort Nassau, and Tele Museum. Considering this resort is located directly on Avila Beach, it's an ideal setting for those who want a beautiful view of the sea. You can also soak up some sun at nearby Baoase Beach, which you can easily walk to from this location.

One of the nearest areas of interest from the resort is Willemstad. When you seek to broaden your horizons, take a day to travel to a nearby town and see what they're all about.

For the full discussion of what's in the area 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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