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

You may enjoy staying in downtown Willemstad if you plan on visiting Governor's Palace, since travelers to this area of Curaçao will have the benefit of easy access to this historic attraction during their time there. There are a notable number of lodgings in the neighborhood nearby this landmark.

Hotels near Governor's Palace
Hotel Type Distance Direction
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
Sonesta Kura Hulanda Village & Spa Resort 0.3 mi. (0.9 km) NNW
Scuba Lodge Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.5 km) ESE
Poppy Hostel Hostel 0.6 mi. (1.4 km) NW

Location and What's Nearby

You certainly won't go hungry if you're spending time near this historical site; you'll find an exceptional selection of dining possibilities within traveling distance. Infinity Beach Club, which has a menu full of eclectic food, is also the most convenient option for visitors to this historical site. It is just around about a hundred yards from this site's location, so check it out and try something off the menu. Also close-by, you and your group will encounter options including Nautilus Restaurant and Grill King so you don't need to be picky, since you'll find a number of restaurant choices.


Contact Information

Location: Plaza Piar, downtown Willemstad, Curacao


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