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Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao

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02/04/2017 03/04/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 552*
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Cumming
Reviewed 19 June 2015

We had an awesome time. We were there to celebrate my wife's birthday and her 1st trip out of the country. You will need to rent a car to really enjoy Curacao unless you want to just stay on the resort. The staff was super helpful and knowledgeable. From the time you park to the time you pull away, headed...

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to share your experience! We're glad you had an enjoyable stay and we hope to see you again very soon! Regards, Darren Law, General Manager

Tempe, Arizona
Reviewed 14 June 2015

Chose Curacao over Aruba this year (2015). We had planned on seeing more of the Island, but couldn't tear ourselves away from the hotel. Hotel restaurant Medi: Medi is the spot for meals, morning noon and night. The staff of Medi are extremely kind and fun. Free coffee in the morning at Medi. Different buffet theme every day. Spanish theme...

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Jim, Thank you for taking time to leave your feedback on your stay--it's the best way for us to make improvements! We're glad you had a 5-star experience, and we hope to see you again soon! All the best, Darren Law, General Manager

New York, New York, United States
Reviewed 10 June 2015

This is my first time on Curacao, and luckily I'll be staying at 2 different properties. Day 1 at the Santa Barbara was spent by the pool (there are two side by side), at the beach by my room where I watched the sunset, at the restaurant (delicious Mediterranean themed buffet) and in front of the TV watching Game 3...

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Hi Be, Thanks for taking the time to share your experience at Santa Barbara! We're glad you had an enjoyable stay, and hope to see you again very soon! All the best, Darren Law, General Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 June 2015

Stayed there for a Wedding for my best friends! Excellent rooms, great service from all associates. The hotel was once a Hyatt hotel and I was happy to be there as one of their GP members (could earn points). The facilties are well apointed, the beach could be bigger, specially as the Yacht harbour blocks the view. Hotels location is...

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave feedback on your stay! We hope you had a great time at your friend's wedding and that you'll come visit us again soon! Regards, Darren Law, General Manager

Duvall, Washington
Reviewed 4 June 2015

*The way we all describe the resort: clean, spacious, beautiful, well-attended to, up to date, ….so many things to do and so many places to do them… *The way we all describe the staff: friendly, accommodating, gracious, concerned, pro-active, and genuinely happy. They truly wanted to make a difference for us……I thought about each of them in that regard every...

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Hello Robin, Thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback on your stay at Santa Barbara and for your kind words about our property and staff! We're so happy you were able to enjoy some of our activities and amenities during your stay. Come back and visit us again very soon! All the best, Darren Law, General Manager

Queens, NY
Reviewed 3 June 2015

I chose this resort because I don't like hotels that are located right in the middle of everything. This hotel is about 45min drive from the Hato airport and 25 min south of the downtown Willemstad. I rented a car during my stay and let me tell you, it's about 5 min drive from front gate of the hotel to...

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to leave feedback on your stay at Santa Barbara--we appreciate hearing about customer's experience as we're always improving our property and processes. We're glad you were able to explore the island a bit and had a good stay--we hope to see you again very soon! Regards, Darren Law, General Manager

ct
Reviewed 2 June 2015

we wanted a beach day so we booked this property. the ride is about 40 min from the cruise terminal. the transportation was provided there and back. rosanne the driver was very efficient and picked us up when we requested. the people and the resort was very relaxing and beautiful. if you have some children this would be a very...

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Hello, Thanks for deciding to spend the day with us! We're so glad you had a good time at our property and we hope that you'll be able to come for an extended stay very soon! Regards, Darren Law, General Manager

Union City, New Jersey
Reviewed 30 May 2015

The room, property and beach were all beautiful. The staff were so friendly I wish I could bring them back to NJ. Very friendly. One complaint is the food at Medi is average, pricey for a buffet; for the price, I thought soft drinks should be included. The beach towels are very thin, and the beach chairs are very, very...

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Hello Karen, Thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback and suggestions--we are always trying to improve our property and guest experience, and the best way to do that is feedback from guests like you! We hope to see you on your next visit to the island. All the best, Darren Law, General Manager

East Haddam, Connecticut
Reviewed 30 May 2015

You can't go wrong with a stay at this fabulous resort. The rooms are well appointed and the setting is wonderful but what PUTS IT A STEP ABOVE OTHER PLACES IS THE WELL TRAINED AND FRIENDLY STAFF WHO WILL DO WHATEVER IT TAKES TO MAKE YOUR STAY A PLEASURE. Our 2 weeks flew by and we enjoyed every minute. We...

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Hi Drew, Thank you so much for your kind words! We're so happy you had a great stay and we hope to see you again soon! Best, Darren Law, General Manager

Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

The property is beautiful and well groomed. The rooms are spacious and comfortable, and they were cleaned daily. The food is expensive but that is to be expected. The beach is small, private but very relaxing. We loved the food and drinks at the splash bar. Medi restaurant is average at best. But Shore restaurant is the star of the...

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SBCuracao, General Manager at Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao, responded to this review

Hi Juanita, Thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback! We appreciate when guests leave reviews as we're always trying to improve our property and service. We hope to see you again on your next trip to Curacao! Regards, Darren Law, General Manager

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort captures natural Caribbean charm and delivers it with an international elegance and sophistication. Just 35 miles from Aruba and served by a modern international airport, escape to paradise and embrace Curacao’s magical sea, sky and sun on 27 acres of rare natural preserve. At the same time, feel that every need is provided for, with exceptional service and refinement. Enjoy superior amenities like the Pete Dye designed golf course, a luxurious spa, resort pools with Caribbean views, an alluring white sand beach with a swimming lagoon, and sophisticated dining. Relax with the rare luxury of privacy on a secluded island within an island sequestered from the hustle and bustle of town center, and explore unlimited diving, snorkeling, boating and geo adventure right outside your door. Whether you are seeking an intimate retreat, or a lively and invigorating amenity-filled vacation, the resort creates a truly magnificent opportunity to experience the best of both worlds, and create your own. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao

Address: Santa Barbara Plantation | Porta Blancu, Nieuwpoort, Curacao (Formerly Hyatt Regency Curacao Golf Resort, Spa and Marina)
Region: Caribbean > Curacao > Nieuwpoort
Price Range: $224 - $758 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort, Curacao 4.5*
Number of rooms: 350
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Hyatt Regency Curacao Golf Resort, Spa And Marina Hotel
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