What's Near Lions Dive & Beach Resort

Many times, picking accommodations close to the beach will ensure that you get to experience the beach as often as you like.

If you or your group are big beach fans, Lions Dive & Beach Resort is the right spot for you. This property is located right along the water and sand, so visitors can spend their whole trip soaking up the sun if that will make them happy.

Nearby Beaches

Seaquarium Beach

Obviously, since Lions Dive & Beach Resort is located on Seaquarium Beach, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions 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 vacationers who want some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more details:

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
Baoase Beach 1.1 NW 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 Lions Dive & Beach 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. You can spend as much time as you want at this coastal site, considering there are bathrooms available on-site.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who want to know a little bit more about what's located nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the neighboring town or city is from their location. Lions Dive & Beach Resort can be found in the vicinity of Otrabanda; it is to the southeast of Willemstad.

The table below lists some of the areas near Lions Dive & Beach Resort.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Jan Thiel 1.6 ESE
Zeelandia 2.1 NNW
Scharloo 2.5 NW
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

Nearby Attractions

Fort Nassau

Travelers who want to try unfamiliar activities while visiting Curacao will find that Lions Dive & Beach Resort is in a great location for being active. You will soon notice that this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like Landhuis Groot Kwartier, Fort Nassau, and Tele Museum. The nearest attraction of the three is Landhuis Groot Kwartier.

There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them listed 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
Tele Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Postal Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Curacao Museum Museum -- -- Willemstad
The Money Museum Yotin Kortá Museum 2.6 NW Scharloo
Kura Hulanda Museum Museum 3.0 NW Otrabanda
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 Factory at Landhuis Chobolobo 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 searching for an interesting place to visit, Fort Nassau might be just right for you. 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

Learning about nearby hotel booking possibilities is oftentimes a great way to get a feel for the surrounding area. You'll find plenty of other properties to consider before reaching a decision, as this portion of Curacao plays host to an impressive variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. The following table lists all of the booking options that are found in the vicinity.

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 1.1 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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