Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Beachfront Apartment (ground floor) 100% privacy!

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 135 m²
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 bedroom, 3 bathroom (Sleeps 6)

4 story building, gated security, and parking lot, with apartment of 135 m2 plus shaded porch with direct access to beach and pool. Central Air conditioning, Italian Kitchen, Bosch appliances fridge, stove, microwave, dishwasher etc.

Free WiFi, Electronic Alarm, Safe, International Cable TV.

Spacious master bedroom with walk in closet with TV,

double bedroom and a smaller bedroom with one bed and a folding bed.


Property Manager
Petra Spelter
Member since: 2012
Speaks english, dutch
Response time
Within 2 days
Response rate
90%
Calendar last updated:
20 August, 2017

About Petra Spelter

-"The Strand" apartment complex is prime location, next to the renewed Avila Hotel. On walking distance to Willemstad, nicely restored old Holland Punda district, with the best restaurants on the island..

The management of the property at The Strand apartment E1, is professional handled by Mrs. Petra Spelter.

Petra Spelter purchased this apartment in 2010

Why Petra Spelter chose Curacao

best and newest investment of this kind on Curacao

What makes this apartment unique

Ground floor apartment with direct access to the white sanded beach and pool, snorkeling and scuba diving. Tropical gardening at the entrance and in front of the beach porch. Nice breeze flows and freshens through the apartment during the day- and air-conditioning needed mainly during the night hours.

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment rental in Nieuw Nederland

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 135 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower enclosure
  • Master bedroom 1, spacious bath, WC, Shower Bedroom 2, spacious bath, WC, shower Bedroom 3, spacious bath, WC, shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 extra lg. double bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 single bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 bunk bed
  • Big spacious master bedroom (1), view to the sea and tropical garden, walk in closed, TV . Bedroom 2, two single beds, big wardrobe, safe, view to front garden. Bedroom 3, full sized single bed and a full sized folding bed, wardrobe, writing desk, view to front garden. Baby crib available
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • long term rentals available
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
more fotos about this apartment property at 'thestrandcuracao.com'

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(34 traveller reviews)

97% Complete
2% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Beachfront Apartment (ground floor) 100% privacy!
average rating of 4.970588 based on 34 reviews
Massachusetts
5

amazing !!!

  • 5 of 5

Curacao is what I call paradise . The blue water and the wonderful people. We use to travel there every year when my older son was a child . We hadn't been back in years . I remember now why I loved it so much . The apartment was amazing . It was perfect for my family of 6. The bunk beds were great for the twins. The apartment was clean and well decorated. Everything you needed was there for appliance. It is located in a great little neighborhood to walk for dinner or just sit on the back porch and eat with the sunset and your family . The lagoon was perfect for the kids. There were plenty of fish to see and plenty of sand to build castles. The apartment manager is absolutely delightful. She got right back to me when I emailed her and was so pleasant . A wonderful women named Jackie met us at the apartment with our keys. She was so helpful with any questions we had. . We had some difficulty with the TV. We had a new TV the next day and she had called us back within 30 min to set it all up . She was amazing . We rented a car . The grocery store is not far and town is also nearby . Great location!!!! I would recommend the apartment to anyone who would like to have a little piece of heaven for their holiday !!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 7, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the nice review Rachael! Although I was not on the island during your stay, I am so glad you and your family had a great time!
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Doral, FL, USA
5

Excellent Beachfront Property in Curacao - The BEST ever!

  • 5 of 5

Spent 6 nights, loved it! Excellent property - The Strand, great location, beautiful beach - only steps away, very modern kitchen with great appliances, bathrooms/ showers with great design! As you walk around property you are able to see and hear the ocean and admire its beauty! Property has a fantastic terrace! A wonderful property in Curacao! The Customer Attention by Petra Spelter is above and beyond - from the initial contact until farewell! For sure we will be back!

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Great Location, Excellent accomodations

  • 5 of 5

We were on our annual trip to the Caribbean, these accommodations were exactly what the doctor ordered. The furnishings were modern/new and had a handy Washing machine and dryer. The condo is in a great location in Willemstad. It is a 5 minute walk to GREAT dining SeraFina (Italian) and Fishalicous (Seafood). These two restaurants are also HIGHLY recommended. It is probably a 15 min walk to Queen Emma bridge (although we didn't walk it) or about 5 minute drive. Mambo beach area is about a 10 minute drive.

The back porch is merely yards from the ocean with great views and a pleasant breeze! The 'semi private' beach is hardly ever occupied. You can't go wrong with this location.

Petra (property manager) even had a beer with us during checkout!

  • Review Submitted: May 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Beautiful property in a great location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this apartment for one week in late April for a family getaway. Petra, the property manager, was out of town on the day we checked in, so we were greeted by her husband who gave us a warm welcome and oriented us to the apartment and turned over the keys, as well as a cell phone for our personal use, that came in very handy during our stay for local calls. The apartment is very modern, was spotless, comfortably slept the five of us, and is located just feet from the ocean (and a private beach) as the pictures demonstrate. My wife and I grew very fond of the large walk-in closet in the Master Bedroom. The apartment is located in the Pietermaai neighborhood of Willemstad, a ~20 minute walk from the heart of Punda and the colorful Handelskade. We were very pleased to find and frequent several excellent restaurants in the immediate neighborhood (e.g. Fishalicious, Rozendaels, the Belle Terrace restaurant, and the Wine Cellar). We highly recommend this property and would definitely consider returning there if we go back to Curacao.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Portland, Oregon
5

A place to remember

  • 5 of 5

This property is really nice. A very good value. Waking up to this gorgeous beach every morning was such a delight. Plenty of nice beach chairs and palapas . Not crowded at all.The winds were pretty strong during our visit so we had to drive to more West beaches for good snorkeling. The last day we were there the ocean was less rough so we could see the potential of great snorkeling right outside our door. Lots of fish in the lagoon itself.

Groundfloor corner apartment makes this unit special and more private.

The kitchen could use a few more spoons, towels. Paper towels to at least start and more garbage bags. Detergent would be nice to have for a few loads at least.

The master is the highlight. Big open room with spacious walk in closet.

View to beach out window.

The 2nd bedroom is nice for family but twins are not so nice for another couple. 3rd bedroom would be fun for small kids.

Having three bathrooms is really nice. Could use washcloths,. Starter amenities like shampoo/conditioner, as many people carry-on these days, would be nice.

Petra was extremely helpful and very responsive about fixing a few little things like the ice maker and microwave. Also very good communicator from the first inquiry.

The close proximity to many nice waterfront restaurants and being within walking distance of old Willemstadt and the floating bridge makes this an excellent location .

  • Review Submitted: Apr 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Beautiful sunsets...

  • 5 of 5

My daughter and I visited Curacao and stayed in this lovely apartment for nine wonderful days! The apartment is quite lovely, very comfortable, and quiet! It is also well equipped and very clean! Petra is just wonderful! So warm and helpful! When we arrived at the apartment, she had orange juice and the local bread ready for us hungry travelers! That was so appreciated! Thank you, Petra!

The sunsets on the beach are amazing! It was so nice to sit out there at night and soak in all the color. And mornings on the porch were delightful! Can't say enough wonderful things about this place! It was just perfect!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Map

Nearest Barpub
200 Metres
Avila Beach Hotel,
Nearest Restaurant
250 Metres
Fishalicious, Rozendaels, St.Tropez, Pane e Vino
Car: recommended

Private white sandy beach on the Caribbean Sea and Pool area with wonderful water views comfortable lounge chairs. All a few steps from your shaded porch and apartment.

All in walking distance to the UNESCO listed historic centre of Willemstad - Punda. Best restaurants, night life and shopping all reachable without car. Next door to Hotel Avila (5 star)

Photos

Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday apartment in Nieuw Nederland

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Special Summer Rate
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$303
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
high season
12 Dec 2017 - 10 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
A$3,027
 
 
mid season
11 Jan 2018 - 30 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$347
A$2,308
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
May break!
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$251
A$1,753
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
A$290
A$1,929
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add A$13 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Additional Guest Fee A$12.61 per person per night
Damage Deposit A$252.22

Long term rentals with special terms welcomed!
Please make your request for monthly rates.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
Contact Manager
Available
Unavailable