What's Near Kontiki Dive And Beach Resort

Sometimes picking a hotel near the right beach can make your trip even more worthwhile.

Many guests are excited to learn that this property is located on the water, so you won't need to travel far to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area.

Nearby Beaches

Seaquarium Beach

Of course, since Kontiki Dive And Beach Resort was built directly on Seaquarium Beach, relaxing on the sand is a popular pastime at this property. To access Seaquarium Beach, vacationers will have to pay a fee of $2.25(USD) per person to enter, which will give you access to great beach amenities and facilities including shopping at area boutiques, aqutic equipment at the water sports center, and beach rentals such as chairs and umbrellas. You can also enjoy wonderful swimming conditions in these placid waters. For travelers who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to see more details:

Beaches Near Kontiki
Beach Distance Direction Location
Pampoen Beach 0.3 W 2.1 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Mambo Beach 0.3 W 2.1 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Baoase Beach 0.9 WNW Willemstad
Avila Beach 1.4 WNW Willemstad
Jan Thiel Beach 1.6 SE Jan Thiel
Caracasbaai 2.6 ESE 4.9 mi. East-Southeast of Willemstad
Barbara Beach 3.6 ESE 6.0 mi. East-Southeast of Willemstad
Sonesta beach 4.8 WNW 0.3 mi. South of Piscadera
Blue Bay Beach 4.9 WNW 0.3 mi. South-Southwest of Piscadera

Pampoen Beach is the closest to this property. Next to several large hotels, Pampoen has a tendency to get somewhat crowded, particularly on weekends. Locals flock here because it's near a number of residences on the outskirts of Willemstad, and because it's free. Stay comfortable at here all day if you choose, since you'll find public bathrooms on-site.

Nearby Areas

Travelers seeking to learn a bit more about what is close by might want to find out how far—or near—the nearby city or town is from the property. Kontiki Dive And Beach Resort is located close to Otrabanda; it is to the southeast of Willemstad.

The areas that are closest to Kontiki Dive And Beach Resort are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Jan Thiel 1.8 ESE
Zeelandia 1.9 N
Scharloo 2.2 NW
Waaigat Inlet 2.2 NW
Willemstad 2.3 NW
Punda 2.4 NW
downtown Willemstad 2.7 WNW
Otrabanda 3.0 WNW
Brievengat 4.7 N

Nearby Attractions

Fort Nassau

Kontiki Dive And Beach Resort serves as an excellent lodging option for active visitors. There are more than a few activities to be enjoyed when starting at this lodging. You will soon notice that this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like Landhuis Groot Kwartier, Fort Nassau, and Tele Museum, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Landhuis Groot Kwartier.

These attractions are just a sample of what's in the area; find more listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Kontiki
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Landhuis Groot Kwartier Historical Site 2.9 N 2.2 mi. Northeast of Willemstad
Fort Nassau Historical Site 2.6 NW Willemstad
Tele Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Postal Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Curacao Museum Museum -- -- Willemstad
The Money Museum Yotin Kortá Museum 2.3 NW Scharloo
Kura Hulanda Museum Museum 2.8 WNW Otrabanda
Landhuis Zeelandia Historical Site 1.9 N Willemstad
Curacao Maritime Museum Museum 2.5 NW Downtown Willemstad
Plaza Brion Monument 2.8 WNW Otrabanda
Willemstad Historical District Historical Site 2.6 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Jewish Cultural Historical Museum Museum 2.5 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Mikve Israel-Emanuel Synagogue Historical Site 2.5 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Governor's Palace Historical Site 2.6 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Plaza Andres Bello Monument 3.4 WNW Willemstad
Fort Amsterdam Historical Site 2.6 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Fort Church Museum Museum 2.6 WNW Punda
Dutch Reformed Church Historical Site 2.6 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Waterfort Historical Site 2.6 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Curacao Liqueur Factory at Landhuis Chobolobo Distillery 1.5 N Willemstad
Landhuis Brievengat Historical Site -- -- 4.4 mi. Northeast of Willemstad
Saliña Fiesta Park Park 1.5 NE 3.0 mi. East of Willemstad
Hato Caves Cave 7.1 NNW 4.2 mi. North of Piscadera
Kueba Di Hato Cave 7.1 NNW 4.3 mi. North of Piscadera
Dolphin Academy Curacao Dolphin Encounter Service 0.4 SE 2.7 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Curacao Sea Aquarium Aquarium 0.4 SE 2.7 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Aloe Vera Plantation Plantation 4.9 NE 6.1 mi. East of Willemstad
Fort Beekenburg Historical Site 2.8 ESE 5.1 mi. East-Southeast of Willemstad
Curacao Ostrich Farm Zoo 5.4 ENE 6.8 mi. East of Willemstad
Curacao Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.4 SE 9.8 mi. Southeast of Willemstad

If you're searching for an enjoyable experience, 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

Finding details about nearby accommodations is often a good way to get a better feel for the area. You can find lots of other properties to consider prior to making a decision, as this portion of Curacao offers vacationers a sweeping variety of hotel and resort options. View the table below to get full details on the booking options you can find in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Kontiki
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Sunscape Curacao 0.2 NW 2.2 mi. Southeast of Willemstad, Curacao
Lions Dive & Beach Resort 0.3 SE 2.6 mi. Southeast of Willemstad, Curacao
Royal Sea Aquarium Resort 0.3 SSE 2.6 mi. Southeast of Willemstad, Curacao
ACOYA Hotel Suites & Villas 0.7 NNW Willemstad, Curacao
Baoase Luxury Resort 0.9 WNW Willemstad, Curacao
Avila Beach Hotel 1.7 WNW Willemstad, Curacao
Trupial Inn Hotel & Casino 2.3 N Willemstad, Curacao
Scuba Lodge 2.3 WNW Willemstad, Curacao
Academy Hotel Curacao 2.5 WNW Downtown Willemstad, Curacao
San Marco Hotel and Casino 2.5 WNW Downtown Willemstad, Curacao
 

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