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Riffort Village

Willemstad, Curacao
59994348200
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Nice dinner and shopping location.

Multiple restaurants to choose from and shops. Live music in the center on Friday and Saturdays... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
perry622
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Cleburne, Texas
Interesting shopping area

This shopping area is right out of the port area where our Disney cruise docked. We didn't have a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lionfan91
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Niceville, Florida
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This waterfront entertainment center and shopping area is located at the entrance of St. Anna Bay, a dramatic position at the harbor gateway.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“historic fort” (21 reviews)
“nice shops” (25 reviews)
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Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Multiple restaurants to choose from and shops. Live music in the center on Friday and Saturdays. Some restaurants are on the ship channel side with views of Willemstad and the colorful shops on the water

Thank perry622
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This shopping area is right out of the port area where our Disney cruise docked. We didn't have a lot of time here because we needed to get back to the ship for lunch and an afternoon port excursion, but what we saw we really...More

1  Thank lionfan91
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Historic fort which has been integrated into a typical tourist shopping mall... add a Starbucks and a movie theater and you could be anywhere in the world! What's left of the fort is interesting, the mall is not worth the time!

1  Thank Christina B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

More a concentration of shops, restaurants and bars, so difficult to still see the fort structure. Still nice selection to visit if you are in the area anyhow. Don's ice cream a special recommendation.

Thank DutchCarioca
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

There are some many restaurants to choose from. They are all Devine and delish. You can't go wrong. It's a beautiful stroll along the water as it was an old prison redesigned. This is a must see spot. It's relaxing.

1  Thank AdventurousJax
Reviewed 6 July 2017

This area was fine, shops and places to eat. This is a REAL TOURIST TRAP. It is the first place everyone on cruise ships sees when they disembark so the prices reflect it. It also means it can get very crowded when a ship is...More

Thank Thaddeus H
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Parts of the old fort are still visible, but otherwise it is just a shopping center and tourist trap....

Thank 1984Diver
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Nice preserved Fortress structure in the Otrobanda neighbourhood of Willemstad. The interior of this Fort is occupied by boutiques, restaurants and a hotel. The cruise ship dock is closely located so this place becomes fairly crowded with tourists. overall, a nice place to spend a...More

Thank ParadiseBoy909
Reviewed 1 July 2017

The riffort is a historic fort that has been refurbished to now house shops and restaurants. The fort wall is available after a steep climb but if you can, please do as the views are quite nice. When entering from the mega pier which is...More

Thank jlok2016
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Rif Fort was built a couple hundred years ago, and has since been turned into an entertainment center with shops, restaurants and bars all utilizing the original structure of the fort, which is pretty cool to look at architecturally, and how the originally constructed the...More

Thank Rod B
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