Governor's Palace

Located at Fort Amsterdam is the opulent Governor's Palace. It wasn't always this way, but over the years expansion after expansion was made as the property served as the seat of government, a prison, and the private home of the governor. Today, tourists can tour the outside and inside of the property, taking in the gorgeous architecture which has been painstakingly reserved for future generations.

Staying Close

Governor's Palace is located in downtown Willemstad, so guests staying in this part of Curaçao will be pleased to have convenient access to the historical site for the duration of their trip. There are a good bunch of lodgings in the community nearby this attraction.

Hotels near Governor's Palace
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Plaza Hotel Curaçao Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.7 km) S
Renaissance Curacao Resort Resort 0.1 mi. (0.8 km) S
San Marco Hotel and Casino Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.5 km) E
Academy Hotel Curacao Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.5 km) E
Otrobanda Hotel & Casino Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.7 km) N
Howard Johnson Curaçao Plaza Hotel & Casino Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.9 km) NW
Sonesta Kura Hulanda Village & Spa Resort 0.3 mi. (0.9 km) NNW

Location and What's Nearby

Spirited travelers might likely be enchanted by the area because of the opportunities for outdoor options. Guests who will enjoy testing their skillfulness around the green, will want to do so at the most convenient option, which is Curacao Golf and Squash Club. Many moments can also be enjoyed at Avila Beach, the nearest beach. While the options above may be the easiest to get to, you will still find an impressive spread of similar outdoor activities. Visitors will also find multiple other interesting places to get away from the sun in the vicinity. You'll find a pair of spots worth checking out -Fort Amsterdam and Fort Church Museum- which are both situated within a couple miles of the historic site.


Contact Information

Location: Plaza Piar, downtown Willemstad, Curacao


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