What's Near Royal Sea Aquarium Resort

The delightful beaches on Curacao are considered some of the best attractions in the region.

If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Royal Sea Aquarium Resort is set in the perfect location for you. This lodging is situated along the water, so tourists can spend all of their time in the sun if that will make them happy. This vacation destination is not located within the more crowded areas of Curaçao, meaning those staying at this location will often get to have the beach to themselves, giving them the chance to enjoy the tranquility of this amazing area.

Nearby Beaches

Seaquarium Beach

Naturally, since Royal Sea Aquarium 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 travelers who are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to see more details:

Beaches Near Royal Sea Aquarium
Beach Distance Direction Location
Pampoen Beach 0.5 NW 2.1 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Mambo Beach 0.6 NW 2.1 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Baoase Beach 1.2 NW Willemstad
Jan Thiel Beach 1.4 ESE 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 the closest choice to consider near these accommodations. 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 are curious about what's in the surrounding area may be wondering how close (or far) the adjacent town or city is from their location. Royal Sea Aquarium Resort is located near Otrabanda; it's to the southeast of Willemstad.

The table below lists some of the areas near Royal Sea Aquarium Resort.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Jan Thiel 1.6 ESE
Zeelandia 2.2 NNW
Waaigat Inlet 2.5 NW
Scharloo 2.5 NW
Willemstad 2.6 NW
Punda 2.7 NW
downtown Willemstad 3.0 NW
Otrabanda 3.3 NW
Brievengat 5.0 N

Nearby Attractions

Fort Nassau

Travelers in search of plenty of activities while visiting Curacao will find that Royal Sea Aquarium Resort is the perfect place for active guests, especially if they plan to take advantage of this busy part of town. In fact, this section of Willemstad has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, including Landhuis Groot Kwartier, Fort Nassau, and Tele Museum. Of the three, the closest is Landhuis Groot Kwartier.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Royal Sea Aquarium
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 3.1 NW Otrabanda
Landhuis Zeelandia Historical Site 2.2 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 NW Downtown Willemstad
Jewish Cultural Historical Museum Museum 2.8 NW Downtown Willemstad
Mikve Israel-Emanuel Synagogue Historical Site 2.8 NW 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 7.5 NNW 4.3 mi. North of Piscadera
Dolphin Academy Curacao Dolphin Encounter Service 0.1 E 2.7 mi. Southeast of Willemstad
Curacao Sea Aquarium Aquarium 0.1 ESE 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 5.4 NE 6.8 mi. East of Willemstad
Curacao Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.1 SE 9.8 mi. Southeast of Willemstad

If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Fort Nassau might be worth a visit. 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 choosing a place to stay, it is often worthwhile to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to better understand the surrounding area. You'll find no shortage of additional properties to look at in the vicinity, as this section of Curacao offers vacationers an exceptional range of hotels and resorts to pick from. Consult the table below to get a complete list of the hotel booking options available in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Royal Sea Aquarium
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Lions Dive & Beach Resort 0.1 N 2.6 mi. Southeast of Willemstad, Curacao
Kontiki Dive And Beach Resort 0.3 NNW 2.3 mi. Southeast of Willemstad, Curacao
Sunscape Curacao 0.5 NW 2.2 mi. Southeast of Willemstad, Curacao
ACOYA Hotel Suites & Villas 1.1 NNW Willemstad, Curacao
Baoase Luxury Resort 1.2 NW Willemstad, Curacao
Celeste Hotel 1.2 NNW Willemstad, Curacao
Avila Beach Hotel 1.9 NW Willemstad, Curacao
Scuba Lodge 2.5 NW Willemstad, Curacao
Trupial Inn Hotel & Casino 2.6 N Willemstad, Curacao
Academy Hotel Curacao 2.8 NW Downtown Willemstad, Curacao
 

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