What's Near Howard Johnson Curaçao Plaza Hotel & Casino

Nearby Beaches

Blue Bay Beach

Among the most anticipated attractions to visit in this region are the beaches. There isn't a beach on Howard Johnson Curaçao Plaza Hotel & Casino grounds but travelers won't have to look hard to find one because the surrounding area is only a little isolated. A trip away from where you are staying will often set tourists on a breathtaking, warm beach. You will also have your pick of nearby beaches.

It's good to know something about the characteristics of various locations along the coastal of Curaçao, since they will affect your experience. All of the nearby shorelines in the following table have something unique to offer. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn about amenities and other details:

Beaches Near Howard Johnson
Beach Distance Direction Location
Avila Beach 1.4 ESE Willemstad
Baoase Beach 1.9 ESE Willemstad
Sonesta beach 2.0 WNW 0.3 mi. South of Piscadera
Blue Bay Beach 2.1 WNW 0.3 mi. South-Southwest of Piscadera
Mambo Beach 2.5 ESE 2.1 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Pampoen Beach 2.5 ESE 2.1 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Seaquarium Beach 3.0 ESE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Blauwbaai 3.6 WNW 1.6 mi. Northwest of Piscadera
Jan Thiel Beach 4.4 SE Jan Thiel

Avila Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near these accommodations. Bear in mind that this beach is located a mile and a half to the east-southeast of this property, so you won't have to journey far to see it.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who'd like some more information about what is close by might want to find out how far—or near—the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Howard Johnson Curaçao Plaza Hotel & Casino is found in the heart of downtown Willemstad,

The following table contains a listing of areas near Howard Johnson Curaçao Plaza Hotel & Casino:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Willemstad 0.2 E
Punda 0.5 E
Willemstad 0.5 E
Waaigat Inlet 0.6 ESE
Scharloo 0.7 E
Zeelandia 2.0 E
Piscadera 2.1 WNW
Piscadera Bay 2.9 NW

Nearby Attractions

Fort Nassau

Visitors who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their trip to Curacao will find that Howard Johnson Curaçao Plaza Hotel & Casino is a great starting point for their adventures. You will find that this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like Landhuis Groot Kwartier, Fort Nassau, and Tele Museum. The nearest attraction of the three is Landhuis Groot Kwartier.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Howard Johnson
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Landhuis Groot Kwartier Historical Site 2.5 NE 2.2 mi. Northeast of Willemstad
Fort Nassau Historical Site 0.9 NE Willemstad
Tele Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Postal Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Curacao Museum Museum -- -- Willemstad
The Money Museum Yotin Kortá Museum 0.5 E Scharloo
Kura Hulanda Museum Museum 0.1 NE Otrabanda
Landhuis Zeelandia Historical Site 2.3 E Willemstad
Curacao Maritime Museum Museum 0.3 E Downtown Willemstad
Plaza Brion Monument 0.1 E Otrabanda
Willemstad Historical District Historical Site 0.3 SE Downtown Willemstad
Jewish Cultural Historical Museum Museum 0.3 SE Downtown Willemstad
Mikve Israel-Emanuel Synagogue Historical Site 0.3 SE Downtown Willemstad
Governor's Palace Historical Site 0.2 SE Downtown Willemstad
Plaza Andres Bello Monument 0.6 WNW Willemstad
Fort Amsterdam Historical Site 0.2 SE Downtown Willemstad
Fort Church Museum Museum 0.2 SE Punda
Dutch Reformed Church Historical Site 0.3 SE Downtown Willemstad
Waterfort Historical Site 0.2 SSE Downtown Willemstad
Curacao Liqueur Factory at Landhuis Chobolobo Distillery 2.2 E Willemstad
Landhuis Brievengat Historical Site -- -- 4.4 mi. Northeast of Willemstad
Saliña Fiesta Park Park 3.5 E 3.0 mi. East of Willemstad
Hato Caves Cave 5.1 N 4.2 mi. North of Piscadera
Kueba Di Hato Cave 5.1 N 4.3 mi. North of Piscadera
Dolphin Academy Curacao Dolphin Encounter Service 3.1 SE 2.7 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Curacao Sea Aquarium Aquarium 3.2 SE 2.7 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Aloe Vera Plantation Plantation 6.6 E 6.1 mi. East of Willemstad
Fort Beekenburg Historical Site 5.6 ESE 5.1 mi. East-Southeast of Willemstad
Curacao Ostrich Farm Zoo 7.3 E 6.8 mi. East of Willemstad
Curacao Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.2 SE 9.8 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Landhuis Ascension Museum 14.3 NW Ascencion

If you're on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, Fort Nassau might be worth a visit. Fort Nassau was built in 1797 and helped successfully defend the island from the British. It was decommissioned quite some time ago and since 1959 has served as a restaurant.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding where to book your stay, it is sometimes worthwhile to find out about nearby lodging options in order to better understand the area. Readers can find lots of additional destinations to think about before reaching a decision, as this part of Curacao offers visitors an impressive variety of hotel and resort options. The table that follows lists the hotel booking possibilities located nearby.

Accommodations near Howard Johnson
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Otrobanda Hotel & Casino 0.1 ENE Otrabanda, Curacao
Sonesta Kura Hulanda Village & Spa 0.2 N Otrabanda, Curacao
Renaissance Curacao Resort 0.2 SSE Downtown Willemstad, Curacao
Plaza Hotel Curaçao 0.2 SSE Downtown Willemstad, Curacao
San Marco Hotel and Casino 0.3 SE Downtown Willemstad, Curacao
Academy Hotel Curacao 0.3 SE Downtown Willemstad, Curacao
Poppy Hostel 0.4 NW Otrabanda, Curacao
Scuba Lodge 0.5 SE Willemstad, Curacao
Holiday Beach Hotel and Casino 0.7 W Willemstad, Curacao
Veneto Casino and Holiday Beach Resort 0.7 W Willemstad, Curacao
 

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