Avila Beach Hotel
Penstraat 130
Willemstad, Curacao

Distance from hotel to town, 5 minutes. Distance from hotel to Hato International Airport (CUR), 25 minutes.  

The Avila Beach Hotel is a luxury beachfront resort offering timeless elegance and a bygone age united with all the comforts of today. Combined with the sun, sea, beaches and optimal downtown location makes the Avila Beach Hotel one of the most popular luxury hotels in Curacao. With over 60 years of experience, the hotel confidently offers guests an unforgettable stay on Curacao. Whether for pleasure, business, a honey- moon or wedding, they want you to experience the Avila Beach Hotel as your second home.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Babysitting Services ($)
  • Banquet Rooms
  • Bars (2)
  • Car Rental ($)
  • Conference Rooms
  • Dive Center (nearby) ($)
  • Gift Shop
  • Internet Access (Wi-Fi)
  • Laundry Services ($)
  • Parking
  • Pool (outdoor)
  • Restaurants (3)
  • Shops
  • Snorkeling (equipment) ($)
  • Spa ($)
  • Tennis Court (lighted)
  • Tour Desk
 

• Thursday nights: Live Grill & Jazz Night in Blues  

• Saturday nights: Caribbean Grill Night at the Belle Terrace Restaurant with live music (either Mariachi's or Steel band) Wellness Center The Avila Wellness Club has high tech equipment with the latest techniques, built-in televisions, personal chips to keep track of your personal record and many more offered features. There is also a certified personal trainer who can help you with your program. Wave at the passing cruise ships and enjoy the fabulous ocean view from any of your workout stations. Beaches Two private beaches, which are connected by an elevated boardwalk leading to the Blues bar and restaurant. Miscellaneous Amenities Transportation (to local areas) Spa (full Service): ($) Santai Spa Santai Spa at the Avila Hotel proudly presents a full list of services. Allow us to pamper you with our caring hands. There is a steam room, sauna and Jacuzzi (free of charge) where you can relax after your work-out or while you wait to be picked up by your therapist. Work off any stress that may have accumulated during the days. Reservations are recommended. ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 4:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 12 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2018:  

• Octagon Superior - 2 adults.  

• LBA Deluxe Rooms - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Octagon Preferred - 2 adults.  

• Octagon Deluxe - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Oceanfront Blues Wing - 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child or 1 adult and 2 children. One Bedroom Apartment - 2 adults or 2 adults and 1 child or teen.  

• Two Bedroom Apartment - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Three Bedroom Apartment - 6 adults or 2 adults and 4 children, or 3 adults and 3 children, or 4 adults and 2 children. Bolivar Suite - 2 adults.  

Please Note:  

• In the One Bedroom Suite a maximum of 2 adults and 1 teenager aka 1 extra adult (13 years and older) are allowed.  

• Since a child over 12 years is considered an adult, the One Bedroom Apartment must be booked as a triple.  

• The reason why the maximum occupancy does not state 3 adults is because the teenager (aka extra adult) will be accommodated on a cot, which may not be an ideal sleeping arrangement, so please advise guests accordingly.  

• In the Two and Three Bedroom Apartments an extra adult can be accommodated on a rollaway at an additional cost.  

2019:  

• Octagon Superior - 2 adults.  

• LBA Deluxe Rooms - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Octagon Preferred/Wheelchair Accessible - 2 adults.  

• Octagon Preferred - 2 adults.  

• Octagon Deluxe - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Oceanfront Blues Wing - 3 adults.  

• La Belle Alliance Oceanfront - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. One Bedroom Apartment - 3 adults or 1 adult and 2 children.  

• Two Bedroom Apartment - 5 adults or 2 adults and 3 children.  

• or 3 adults and 2 children.  

Please Note:  

• In the One Bedroom Suite a maximum of 2 adults and 1 teenager aka 1 extra adult (13 years and older) are allowed.  

• Since a child over 12 years is considered an adult, the One Bedroom Apartment must be booked as a triple.  

• The reason why the maximum occupancy does not state 3 adults is because the teenager (aka extra adult) will be accommodated on a cot, which may not be an ideal sleeping arrangement, so please advise guests accordingly.  

• In the Two and Three Bedroom Apartments an extra adult can be accommodated on a rollaway at an additional cost.  

Octagon Superior, (OSU) The superior rooms are located in the Octagon wing and are equipped with shower, balcony with ocean view, air-conditioning, flat screen television, telephone, hairdryer, in room safe, internet connection (free of charge), coffee maker and clock radio. These rooms either have one king-size bed or two double beds for a maximum of 2 adults.  

• View: Garden or Ocean.  

Lba Deluxe, (LBA) in the "La Belle Alliance" LBA Wing rooms have either two full-size beds which can accommodate a maximum of two adults and two children (without kitchenette) or one king size bed or double beds which can accommodate a maximum of two adults (with kitchenette). They also have an in-room safe, a flat screen television internet connection (free of charge) and a coffee maker.  

Please note: None of the La Belle Alliance rooms have a bathtub, only a large walk-in shower.  

• View: Garden or Ocean.  

Octagon Preferred Handicapped(*), (5II) The Preferred rooms in the 'Octagon' wing are equipped with shower, balcony with partial ocean view, air conditioning, flat screen TV, telephone, hair dryer, in room safe, internet connection, coffee maker, voice mail, refrigerator and a kitchenette. These rooms have weither 2 twin beds or 1 king size bed for maximum of 2 adults.  

The three wheelchair accessible rooms are Preferred rooms that are equipped with a wheel-in shower stall and other adjustments.  

• View: Garden or Ocean.  

12/22/2018 - 12/20/2019 Octagon Preferred(*), The Octagon Preferred room (larger than the Octagon Superior room type) is located in the modern Octagon wing. This wing is decorated in sophisticated neutrals with splashes of Caribbean colors. They offer a ocean view and this modern room type is a perfect fit for business travelers.  

Octagon Deluxe, (OXL) The deluxe rooms in the Octagon wing are luxuriously large and decorated in sophisticated neutrals with splashes of red. They are equipped with a spacious bathroom and bathtub, separate shower, large balcony with partial ocean view, air-conditioning, flat screen television, telephone, hair dryer, in room safe, high speed internet connection (free of charge), coffee maker, clock radio, refrigerator and kitchenette. These rooms either have a king size or 2 double beds. A third person can be accommodated in this room. View: Square or Ocean.  

Oceanfront Blues Wing Room, In the oceanfront 'Blues' wing the recently renovated deluxe rooms have one king-size bed. All 'Blues' wing rooms have large balconies and full ocean views, a large walk-in shower, double sinks, in-room safe, air conditioning, telephone, television, internet connection, voice mail and hairdryer. There will be a small pantry with a table size fridge, coffeemaker and small waterboiler.  

A maximum of three persons can stay in an Oceanfront Blues Wing room. A third person requires a rollaway bed (at an additional cost to guests, per night).  

• View: Ocean.  

12/22/2018 - 12/20/2019 La Belle Alliance Oceanfront, The La Belle Alliance wing is named after the original name of the Governor's mansion (hotel lobby and main entrance). They offer 11 spacious La Belle Alliance Apartments that are located on the far east side. Large covered patios offer direct or indirect views of the Caribbean Sea and can double as open-air dining rooms. The La Belle Alliance apartments are a perfect fit for couples and families or travelers looking for pure luxury in a classical Caribbean ambiance.  

One Bedroom Apartment(*), (845) The apartments have a living room, separate bathroom, fully equipped kitchen, private bedroom with walk-in shower, an extra toilet, balcony with (partial) ocean views, air conditioning, flat screen TV, telephone, internet connection and a king bed.  

• In the suites an extra bed can be accommodated (for a fee). A maximum of 3 adults can stay in a one bedroom suite.  

• View: Ocean.  

Two Bedroom Apartment(*), these accommodations have the same features as the One Bedroom Apartment except that the Two Bedroom Apartments have an additional bedroom with another bathroom.  

A maximum of 5 persons can stay in a Two Bedroom Apartment (this requires 1 extra bed, which may be added at an additional cost to guests).  

12/23/2017 - 12/21/2018 Three Bedroom Apartment(*), The ocean front Three Bedroom Apartment offers three bedrooms and three bathrooms.  

A maximum of 7 persons can stay in these accommodations (this requires 1 extra bed, which may be added at an additional cost to guests).  

12/23/2017 - 12/21/2018 Bolivar Suite(*), (BVE) The top floor of the Octagon Wing holds one more surprise. Measuring at around 1000 square feet and named after the famed liberator of South America, who on several occasions sought refuge with his sisters in the Octagon tower, the Bolivar Suite will appeal to the discriminating traveler or VIP with fabulous views of the azure Caribbean Sea and the coastline of Curacao. Furnishings features bamboo flooring amongst others.  

This suite consists of two large rooms and is equipped with bathroom and bath, air conditioning, 2 flat screen televisions, telephone, hair dryer, in room safe, high speed internet connection, coffee maker, voice mail, kitchenette, and a wrap around balcony with ocean view.  

One room can either be used as a board meeting room or an additional bedroom and the master bedroom is equipped with 2 twin beds.  

A maximum of 2 adults and 1 teenager (13 years or older) are allowed in the Bolivar Suite.  

Please Note:  

• Mini-bars are no longer offered in any of the accommodations but the entire assortment is for sale in the Avila Shop.  

• A refrigerator (mini) will remain in all rooms for use by the guests.  

(*) Denotes on request basis only, no allotment given.  

All accommodations include: refrigerator (mini), shower, telephone, television (flat screen), voicemail, air conditioning, modem point, bathroom (private), clock radio, coffee maker, hairdryer, iron, ironing board and balcony.  

Rollaway Bed: ($)  

Miscellaneous Amenities  

• Safe (in room)  

• High speed internet connection (free of charge)  

Cot (baby): ($)  

 

($) Denotes a fee may be charged.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Pool Bar, open during the day. Guests will enjoy delicious cocktails and healthy snacks, after a relaxing swim. Open daily from 12:00pm-6:00pm.  

Schooner Bar, Famous for its popular happy hour on Fridays from 5:00pm- 7:00pm (happy hour prices) and live music from 6:00pm-9:00pm.  

• Great choice of snacks, salads and small dishes. Open from 10:00am-close.  

Avila Cafe, Charming patio restaurant serving a wide variety.  

• Breakfast Buffet from 7:00am-10:00am and on Sundays from 7:30am-10:30am.  

Blues, extraordinary cocktail bar and restaurant, one of the premier jazz spots in Curacao, located at the end of the pier, where the main attractions are the sizzling pinchos, cool cocktails, and a spectacular view of the jazziest sunset in the Caribbean. Kitchen open for late night dining. Sunset happy hour is from 6:00pm-7:00pm with complimentary snacks on Thursdays and Saturdays and specialty drinks.  

• Live jazz music on Thursdays (7:00pm-10:00pm) and tasty Burger Night every Tuesday.  

General Opening Hours: 5:00pm-11:00pm General Opening Days: Daily (except closed Mondays)  

Restaurant The Pen, Dine with a touch of chic in a beach house setting. The Pen is a unique, open-air restaurant with an exceptional menu offering ingredients and dishes from the region complemented with a stunning ocean view. Taste the Caribbean with local & regional ingredients, served with a warm smile in an authentic location with a story in the popular Pietermaai District. Open for dinner Monday-Friday 6:30pm-10:00pm, Saturday 7:00pm-10:00pm, closed on Sundays.  

Meal Plan Options (back to top)

Breakfast Plan - BP Breakfast only.  

• Booking Dates: 12/24/2016 - 12/21/2018 12/22/2018 - 12/20/2019  

• Travel Dates: 12/23/2017 - 12/21/2018 12/22/2018 - 12/20/2019  

Full American Plan - FAP Consists of breakfast, lunch and a 2-course dinner.  

• Booking Dates: 01/05/2017 - 12/21/2018 12/22/2018 - 12/20/2019  

• Travel Dates: 12/23/2017 - 12/21/2018 12/22/2018 - 12/20/2019  

Modified American Plan - MAP Consists of breakfast and a 2-course dinner.  

• Booking Dates: 01/05/2017 - 12/21/2018 12/22/2018 - 12/20/2019  

• Travel Dates: 12/23/2017 - 12/21/2018 12/22/2018 - 12/20/2019  

Please Note:  

• During certain peak holiday/festive period(s) the Modified American Plan (MAP) or Full American Plan (FAP) is not available.  

• For 2018: Between December 23rd and January 8th there will be no MAP or FAP available.  

• Children up to 12 years old pay a reduced rate (child rate) for the meal plans.  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

 

Information on the Octagon Museum (nearby):  

• Guests can visit the Octagon on the shores of the Avila Hotel, where a fascinating historical experience awaits them. Relive the past as you enter the Simon Bolivar Museum and view the exposition dedicated to the life and accomplishments of the famous South American Liberator.  

• Permanent exposition; Simon Bolivar and Curacao, an exposition of his life, accomplishments and association with Curacao.  

General Information:  

• Due to the North Sea Jazz Festival 2018, the hotel requires a minimum stay of 5 nights between August 30 - September 4, 2018. Please advise guests accordingly.