What's Near Lions Dive & Beach Resort

Often, picking accommodations near the right beach will ensure that you can take full advantage of the beautiful sand and water here. If you are a fan of the beach, Lions Dive & Beach Resort has what you need. This lodging is located along the shore, so visitors can spend all day every day under the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Lions Dive & Beach Resort sits directly on Seaquarium Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is a popular pastime here. 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 those who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Lions Dive
Beach Distance Direction Location
Pampoen Beach 0.5 NW 2.1 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Mambo Beach 0.5 NW 2.1 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Jan Thiel Beach 1.4 SE Jan Thiel
Avila Beach 1.7 NW Willemstad
Caracasbaai 2.3 E 4.9 mi. East-Southeast of Willemstad
Barbara Beach 3.4 ESE 6.0 mi. East-Southeast of Willemstad

Pampoen Beach is closest to the resort. 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. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Pampoen Beach, since you'll find public bathrooms on-site.

Nearby Areas

Guests who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what else is in the area may be wondering how close (or far) the nearest city or town is from the property. Lions Dive & Beach Resort is located near Otrabanda; it's to the southeast of Willemstad.

The areas found closest to Lions Dive & Beach Resort are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Jan Thiel 1.6 ESE
Zeelandia 2.1 NNW
Waaigat Inlet 2.5 NW
Willemstad 2.6 NW
Punda 2.7 NW
downtown Willemstad 2.9 NW
Otrabanda 3.2 NW
Brievengat 4.9 N
Piscadera 5.1 WNW

Nearby Attractions

Fort Nassau

Tourists who are looking to try exciting activities while vacationing on Curacao will find that Lions Dive & Beach Resort makes an exceptional starting point for their daily excursions. As a matter of fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Landhuis Groot Kwartier, Fort Nassau, and Kura Hulanda Museum. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Landhuis Groot Kwartier.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Lions Dive
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Landhuis Groot Kwartier Historical Site 3.2 N 2.2 mi. Northeast of Willemstad
Fort Nassau Historical Site 2.9 NW Willemstad
Kura Hulanda Museum Museum -- -- Downtown Willemstad
Numismatic Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Tele Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Postal Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Curacao Museum Museum -- -- Willemstad
Landhuis Zeelandia Historical Site 2.1 N Willemstad
Curacao Maritime Museum Museum 2.8 NW Downtown Willemstad
Plaza Brion Monument 3.0 NW Otrabanda
Willemstad Historical District Historical Site 2.8 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Jewish Cultural Historical Museum Museum 2.7 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Mikve Israel-Emanuel Synagogue Historical Site 2.7 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Governor's Palace Historical Site 2.9 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Plaza Andres Bello Monument 3.7 WNW Willemstad
Fort Amsterdam Historical Site 2.9 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Fort Church Museum Museum 2.9 WNW Punda
Dutch Reformed Church Historical Site 2.8 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Waterfort Historical Site 2.9 WNW Downtown Willemstad
Curacao Liqueur Distillery Distillery 1.8 N Willemstad
Landhuis Brievengat Historical Site -- -- 4.4 mi. Northeast of Willemstad
Saliña Fiesta Park Park 1.6 NE 3.0 mi. East of Willemstad
Hato Caves Cave 7.4 NNW 4.2 mi. North of Piscadera
Kueba Di Hato Cave 7.4 NNW 4.3 mi. North of Piscadera
Dolphin Academy Curacao Dolphin Encounter Service 0.1 SE 2.7 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Curacao Sea Aquarium Aquarium 0.1 SSE 2.7 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Aloe Vera Plantation Plantation 4.9 NE 6.1 mi. East of Willemstad
Fort Beekenburg Historical Site 2.5 ESE 5.1 mi. East-Southeast of Willemstad
Curacao Ostrich Farm Zoo 5.3 NE 6.8 mi. East of Willemstad
Curacao Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.2 SE 9.8 mi. Southeast of Willemstad

If you're looking for an interesting place to visit, Fort Nassau could be a good option. 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 stay, it is often worthwhile to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a better feel for the area. You'll be able to find lots of other properties to learn about prior to reaching a decision, as this section of Curacao offers travelers an impressive selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. Learn what you need to know about all the area's booking possibilities by viewing the table below.

Accommodations near Lions Dive
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Royal Sea Aquarium Resort 0.1 S 2.6 mi. Southeast of Willemstad, Curacao
Kontiki Dive And Beach Resort 0.3 NW 2.3 mi. Southeast of Willemstad, Curacao
Sunscape Curacao 0.4 NW 2.2 mi. Southeast of Willemstad, Curacao
ACOYA Hotel Suites & Villas 1.0 NNW Willemstad, Curacao
Celeste Hotel 1.1 NNW Willemstad, Curacao
Baoase Luxury Resort 1.2 NW Willemstad, Curacao
Avila Beach Hotel 1.9 NW Willemstad, Curacao
Trupial Inn Hotel & Casino 2.5 N Willemstad, Curacao
Scuba Lodge 2.5 WNW Willemstad, Curacao
Academy Hotel Curacao 2.7 WNW Downtown Willemstad, Curacao

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