Things to See and Do While Staying at Renaissance Curacao Resort

It can be difficult to decide which of Curaçao's many activities are right for you. Fortunately, the Renaissance Curacao Resort can introduce you to some of the most popular pastimes available in this delightful area. This vacation spot offers a wide range of recreational opportunities, meaning you'll have lots of interesting activities to enjoy during your trip.

There is one pool at Renaissance Curacao Resort. Swimming may not be the most anticipated activity on your list, but it's a simple enough way to spend your downtime at the hotel. Many travelers prefer to head to the nearest beach, even when a pool is right on property. The closest beach to the property is Avila Beach, which is one and a quarter miles away. After a long day of walking, it might also be nice to ease into their whirlpool.

Fitness nuts won't need to put their workout routines on pause at this location; a fitness facility is available on the grounds.


While there isn't a golf course at Renaissance Curacao Resort, you can always ask the property's staff about trying to arrange a tee time nearby. The area's closest courses are Old Quarry Golf Course, Blue Bay Golf and Beach Resort, and Curacao Golf and Squash Club. All of them are within seven miles and the most proximate of the bunch is Curacao Golf and Squash Club. You can play 10 holes at this course. It is a par 70 course. If you're considering reserving a tee time, you can call the course at (599-9) 737-3590.

Family Activities

Families are encouraged to stay at Renaissance Curacao Resort, but you probably will not come across a wide selection of amenities or activities designed for children. If it is important that you find a hotel to lodge at with specific perks that are tailored specifically for children, you might want to consider properties rated best for family vacations.

There is a game room on-site, where guests of all ages can play arcade games and be social.

Entertainment and Nightlife

You might not even notice the lack of live entertainment here, since you'll soon discover there are several bars serving up tropical favorites.

You may also choose to spend some time exploring the limited nightlife opportunities at the accommodations surrounding your own. These options are in the following table:

Accommodations near the Renaissance Curacao Resort with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Plaza Hotel Curaçao Downtown Willemstad 3 check
San Marco Hotel and Casino Downtown Willemstad -- --
Academy Hotel Curacao Downtown Willemstad -- --
Howard Johnson Curaçao Plaza Hotel & Casino Downtown Willemstad 2 check
Otrobanda Hotel & Casino Downtown Willemstad 1 check
Scuba Lodge 0.4 mi. Southeast of Downtown Willemstad 1 --
Sonesta Kura Hulanda Village & Spa Downtown Willemstad 1 --
Poppy Hostel 0.6 mi. Northwest of Downtown Willemstad -- --
Veneto Casino and Holiday Beach Resort 0.9 mi. West of Downtown Willemstad 2 check
Holiday Beach Hotel and Casino 0.8 mi. West of Downtown Willemstad 1 --
Avila Beach Hotel 1.0 mi. Southeast of Downtown Willemstad 2 check
Baoase Luxury Resort 1.8 mi. East-Southeast of Downtown Willemstad 1 --

Feeling lucky? You can also pay a visit to the casino on-site, which is one of the best ways to enjoy a night "in", without retreating to your room. If one gambling hot spot isn't enough, there is another casino, this one found at Royal Casino. It won't be hard to find Royal Casino just a small distance away from this lodging.


Not every property in Curaçao has a spa of their own, but Renaissance Curacao Resort is one of the wonderful properties that is able to offer its guests a convenient place where they can get properly pampered. This list shows some of the services that are available to guests:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool

The Okeanos Spa, the Renaissance Curacao Resort’s in-house spa, features a wide variety of treatments and amenities including men’s and women’s lounges, massages, body wraps, body scrubs, eye treatments, paraffin hand treatments, manicures, pedicures, facials, waxing, and couple’s massages.


Even though there is a lot to do right on this property, guests itching to get out 'n' about will never run out of interesting recreational opportunities on Curacao. Regardless of whether you'd rather spend time on the beach or enjoy a few rounds of golf, you'll encounter plenty of other recreational opportunities in the area. Click on these pages to read more with regard to riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities.


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