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Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

I got to stay a weekend in this hotel and it was a nice weekend. The pool was good but the beach was even better! It is situated in a rural area of Curacao and the placr is surrounded by nature and a golf resort. The view is outstanding! When you go swimming at the beach bring goggles because there...

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

Hi Jojo, Thanks for taking the time to leave your feedback, we love our beautiful surroundings, too! Thanks for mentioning the internet speed, we're always trying to improve our guest experience. We'll see you soon! Cheers, Darren Law, General Manager

Willemstad, Curacao
Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for the second time. Room is nice, big and clean! I love the beach with white sand ,you can also kayak. The service was also great! It was a perfect getaway weekend... Great for relaxing and spending time as a couple. There are also some great restaurants on the premise. I will defenitely stay here again!!

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

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience, and for coming back! We hope to see you again soon! Best, Darren Law, General Manager

Ancaster
Reviewed 29 April 2015

Just returned from a wonderful week at this Resort. We did not go all inclusive as we do not drink alcohol and the big buffet breakfast at Medi, the light snack at Splash poolside for mid-day was more than enough until Dinner at Shore. We also had room service 3x and everything came promptly served by pleasant staff. Everyone was...

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

Claire, Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback--we appreciate the kind words! We hope to see you again soon! Cheers, Darren Law, General Manager

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Just returned from our vacation in Curacao. Stayed at the Santa Barbara Beach & Golf resort. It has been the best vacation we have had. We have travelled to other places, resorts this is by far the best. The resort was very clean. The staff are amazing. We have had some of the best staff assist us. The General Mgr,...

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

Sylvia and Jeff, Thank you for your kind words, and for taking the time to leave your feedback--we're glad you had a great experience with our wonderful staff members. We hope to see you again soon! Cheers, Darren Law, General Manager

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 27 April 2015

What a beautiful resort! Great food....great service....will go back...staff is very upbeat and very nice! It's a must see! As soon as we arrived, we were greeted by Remie, who was very kind. The staff at Medi restaurant was outstanding! Indira, Lila, Alan, Razil, Raju, Karl were so kind in taking care of all our needs for the week. The...

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

Sergio, Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to leave your feedback! We're so glad you had a positive experience with the Medi restaurant, our pool staff, and bartenders--we take pride in our fantastic staff members! We're so happy you had a relaxing, enjoyable vacation--we'll see you again soon! Best, Darren Law, General Manager

Wellesley, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 April 2015

The Santa Barbara Beach & Golf Resort is a about a 20 minute car ride from the airport. It is set on a beautiful hilly, desert like area of the island. Once you enter the gate of the resort you have to drive about 2.5 miles before reaching the hotel it self. The hotel overlooks the ocean and part of...

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

Thanks for leaving your feedback, we're glad you were satisfied with our beautiful location and golf course! We're working on planning more activities currently, so we'll keep evening activities for children in mind. We'll also check on our chess sets to ensure there are no longer pieces missing. We hope you'll keep us in mind as we continue to improve...

Reviewed 22 April 2015

Family of four with two kids, 4 and 6 years old, stayed at the resort in January 2015. We booked a full Oceanview room but was given a partial view with trucking station right outside our door. We talked a nice lady and was immediately moved too the beach side. The beautiful beach with calm water was quite suitable for...

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Reviewed 14 April 2015

The location of the resort is beautiful, alot of nature and peace and tranquility. Service is good, and the beach is also outstanding. I always enjoy my stays at this resort. there is enough to do within the resort, and the friendly staff is always willing to help.

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Hopedale, Massachusetts
Reviewed 12 April 2015

We haven't even gone on our trip yet, and I am already impressed with the level of customer service we've received. We booked our trip last August (2014) for this April (2015). At the time there was a special package of buy 4 nights get the 5th night free (basically a 20% discount). For fun, I went on their website...

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Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

Delivered on all fronts once again. Not much else could be said. Will keep coming back. The service was exceptional and the food was outstanding as always. Was happy to see the consistency remained the same.

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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 )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Airport Transportation
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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: RM727 - RM2,311 (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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“Tell your travel agent what view you want. We wanted water view and it was definitely worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles twilsonb, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Tobita0411, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms near the marina end have less wave noise”
 of 5 bubbles davemE9533FX, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We were in room 1425, great view over looking the beach. Anything between 1419 - 1435 will have a great view, especially at sunset.”
 of 5 bubbles reggies833, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed on the ground floor, so there was no view of the water or beach but the grounds are very nicely manicured so this was just right.”
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