Luxury Yacht Charter Curacao

Yacht Charter in Curacao

Curacao is the largest of the ABC islands, which consist of Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao. The former Dutch colony boasts some of the best diving in the world including the Hato Caves, a series of limestone caves that were formed millions of years ago and which contain some wonderful underground pools and waterfalls. The island is also a prime yacht charter destination, with some of the best super yacht facilities in the Lesser Antilles.

Marinas in Curacao

The island of Curacao is better equipped than the other ABC islands for yacht charter. Its marinas include:

Curacao Marine
Tel: +599 465 8936

Curacao Yacht Club
Tel: +599 767 3038

Seru Boca Marina
Tel: +599 767 9042

Kima Kalki Marina
Tel: +599 767 3014

Weather in Curacao

Like the neighboring islands of Aruba and Bonaire, Curacao’s temperate climate lends itself to yacht charter. It lies outside the hurricane belt and enjoys an average temperature of about 27C. Trade winds blow constantly from the east, picking up in the spring months, whilst the rainy season – from October to February – is marked by short, occasional showers.

Top Five Things to do in Curacao:

  1. Tour the famous Willemstad distillery where the liqueur ‘Curacao’ has been made since 1886.
  2. Marvel at the marine wildlife at the Shete Boka National Park, on the island’s north coast.
  3. Visit the Sea aquarium where there are more than 400 species of fish, crab and coral.
  4. Make sure you visit the Hato Caves, one of the world’s premier dive sites. Tel: +599 868 0379
  5. Play a round of golf at the stunning Blue Bay Golf Club.

Top 5 Restaurants in Curacao:

  1. For the ultimate romantic meal book a table at the Bistro Le Clochard.
  2. The Belle Terrace is like something out of a fairy tale: a thatched roof draped with hundreds of fairy lights. The food is magical too.
  3. Reservations are essential at The Jaipur, the island’s most talked about Indian located in the Hotel Kura Hulanda complex.
  4. For arguably the best wine list on Curacao head to The Wine Cellar.
  5. The Emerald Lounge in the Curacao Marriott Beach Resort and Emerald Casino serves without doubt the island’s best mojitos. Tel: +599 736 8800

  • Monday, 17 October 2011

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