What's Located Around Poppy Hostel

Nearby Beaches

Blue Bay Beach

Some visitors' favorite sites to visit in Curaçao are their beautiful beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each of the access points along the coast of Curacao have their own unique features; these characteristics could have an effect on how enjoyable your visit is. These choices are each worth investigating. Click the names below to learn more:

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

One of the most convenient options is Sonesta beach. Because this beach can be found a mile and a half from the hostel, you really won't have to journey far to find a place to sit by the water.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your hostel can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, whether you're browsing a beautiful natural setting, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. Poppy Hostel is found within Otrabanda, toward the center of Willemstad.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to 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

Poppy Hostel is an excellent place to stay for active travelers. There are a good amount of activities to be found when starting at this lodging. In fact, there are many places for vacationers to explore, like Landhuis Groot Kwartier, Fort Nassau, and Tele Museum.

In search of more options to keep you busy? Take a look at the ones 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
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
Landhuis Chobolobo Country Mansion 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 on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, Fort Nassau might be a good choice. 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 deciding where to book your stay, it's often helpful to find out about nearby lodging options as a way to better understand the area. You'll be able to find lots of additional properties to consider in the region, as this portion of Curacao houses a sweeping range of hotels and resorts to pick from. If you'd like to find additional information about the booking possibilities available in the region, view 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
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
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
Royal Palm Resort 1.5 WNW Piscadera, Curacao
Avila Beach Hotel 1.6 SE Willemstad, Curacao

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