What's Located Around Poppy Hostel

Nearby Beaches

Blue Bay Beach

Travelers vacationing in this part of Curacao usually enjoy the beautiful water at one of the area's amazing beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

Each of the places adorning the coast of Curacao are appreciated for different reasons; these variations can make the difference between a relaxing time on the sand, and an unprepared visit. Every one of the options near Poppy Hostel (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click the names below to see more details:

Beaches Near Poppy Hostel
Beach Distance Direction Location
Sonesta beach 1.6 W 0.3 mi. South of Piscadera
Blue Bay Beach 1.7 W 0.3 mi. South-Southwest of Piscadera
Avila Beach 1.8 SE Willemstad
Baoase Beach 2.3 SE Willemstad
Mambo Beach 2.9 SE 2.1 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Pampoen Beach 3.0 SE 2.1 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Blauwbaai 3.2 WNW 1.6 mi. Northwest of Piscadera
Seaquarium Beach 3.4 SE 2.5 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Boka St. Michiel 4.6 NW Sint Michiel
Jan Thiel Beach 4.9 SE Jan Thiel

The most obvious one to visit is Sonesta beach. Since this beach is a reasonable distance away, you won't have to go far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline.

Nearby Areas

Guests who are interested to know about what else is in the area may be wondering how close (or far) the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Poppy Hostel is located in Otrabanda, just outside the heart of Willemstad.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Poppy Hostel.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Willemstad 0.6 SE
Punda 0.8 ESE
Willemstad 0.9 ESE
Waaigat Inlet 1.0 SE
Scharloo 1.0 ESE
Piscadera 1.7 WNW
Zeelandia 2.2 E
Piscadera Bay 2.5 NW

Nearby Attractions

Fort Nassau

Tourists who are looking to try exciting activities during their trip to Curacao will quickly learn that Poppy Hostel is the perfect place for active guests, especially if they plan to take advantage of this busy part of town. Yes, this particular part of Willemstad claims a number of exciting attractions, such as Landhuis Groot Kwartier, Fort Nassau, and Tele Museum, to name a few. Of the three, the closest 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 Poppy Hostel
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Landhuis Groot Kwartier Historical Site 2.6 ENE 2.2 mi. Northeast of Willemstad
Fort Nassau Historical Site 1.0 E Willemstad
Tele Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Postal Museum Museum -- -- Punda
Curacao Museum Museum -- -- Willemstad
The Money Museum Yotin Kortá Museum 0.9 ESE Scharloo
Kura Hulanda Museum Museum 0.4 SE Otrabanda
Landhuis Zeelandia Historical Site 2.5 E Willemstad
Curacao Maritime Museum Museum 0.7 SE Downtown Willemstad
Plaza Brion Monument 0.5 SE Otrabanda
Willemstad Historical District Historical Site 0.7 SE Downtown Willemstad
Jewish Cultural Historical Museum Museum 0.8 SE Downtown Willemstad
Mikve Israel-Emanuel Synagogue Historical Site 0.8 SE Downtown Willemstad
Governor's Palace Historical Site 0.6 SE Downtown Willemstad
Plaza Andres Bello Monument 0.3 WSW Willemstad
Fort Amsterdam Historical Site 0.7 SE Downtown Willemstad
Fort Church Museum Museum 0.7 SE Punda
Dutch Reformed Church Historical Site 0.7 SE Downtown Willemstad
Waterfort Historical Site 0.7 SE Downtown Willemstad
Curacao Liqueur Factory at Landhuis Chobolobo Distillery 2.5 E Willemstad
Landhuis Brievengat Historical Site -- -- 4.4 mi. Northeast of Willemstad
Saliña Fiesta Park Park 3.9 E 3.0 mi. East of Willemstad
Hato Caves Cave 4.7 N 4.2 mi. North of Piscadera
Kueba Di Hato Cave 4.7 N 4.3 mi. North of Piscadera
Dolphin Academy Curacao Dolphin Encounter Service 3.5 SE 2.7 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Curacao Sea Aquarium Aquarium 3.6 SE 2.7 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Aloe Vera Plantation Plantation 6.8 E 6.1 mi. East of Willemstad
Fort Beekenburg Historical Site 6.0 ESE 5.1 mi. East-Southeast of Willemstad
Curacao Ostrich Farm Zoo 7.5 E 6.8 mi. East of Willemstad
Curacao Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.6 SE 9.8 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Landhuis Ascension Museum 13.8 NW Ascencion

If you're searching for an enjoyable experience, 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 choosing a location to stay in, it's often smart to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities in order to better understand the surrounding area. You'll be able to find lots of additional destinations to think about prior to making a decision, as this portion of Curacao plays host to an exceptional variety of hotel and resort options. If you'd like to get more info on the hotel booking options available in the area, consult the table below.

Accommodations near Poppy Hostel
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Sonesta Kura Hulanda Village & Spa 0.4 SE Otrabanda, Curacao
Holiday Beach Hotel and Casino 0.4 WSW Willemstad, Curacao
Howard Johnson Curaçao Plaza Hotel & Casino 0.4 SE Otrabanda, Curacao
Otrobanda Hotel & Casino 0.5 SE Otrabanda, Curacao
Veneto Casino and Holiday Beach Resort 0.5 SW Willemstad, Curacao
Renaissance Curacao Resort 0.7 SE Downtown Willemstad, Curacao
Plaza Hotel Curaçao 0.7 SE Downtown Willemstad, Curacao
San Marco Hotel and Casino 0.8 SE Downtown Willemstad, Curacao
Academy Hotel Curacao 0.8 SE Downtown Willemstad, Curacao
Scuba Lodge 1.0 SE Willemstad, Curacao

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