The Renaissance Curacao Resort & Emerald Casino is nicely secluded on a private beach situated in Piscadera Bay, which is basically a 10-minute free shuttle ride from Willemstad, the capital city of Curacao.
The Renaissance Curacao Resort & Casino is basically the cream of the crop when it comes to Curacao’s chain of resorts. This reputation is quite evident from the moment you and your family arrive at the establishment. It has a grand open lobby that practically ushers guests into a world of wonder and carefree living. The resort also has an unpretentious ambiance that is ideally embraced by a private beach that engulfs the resort’s edge.
The Renaissance Curacao Resort & Casino has towering palm trees and exceptional bursts of red hibiscus and oleander that can be found all around the panoply. All these help to create a laid-back, luxury setting. The staff at the hotel is also very attentive and will greet you with pleasantries at each turn.
One of the unique features of this hotel is that guests can take a 20 minute drive to Curacao’s Sea Aquarium to pet some coastal bottleneck dolphins. This can be a rather fun experience for the entire family. For the adults, there is the Landhuis Chobolobo, where you can sample some of the best local liquors.
You and your family can enjoy holistic treatment at the hotel spa, which will provide you with an opportune setting to bond and forget about your stresses. For the grownups, there is a small but alluring casino where you can try your luck and the Emerald Lounge where you can kick back with a mojito.
Other activities you and your family can engage in during your stay at the Emerald Resort include:
- Scuba diving
- Water skiing
- Personal motorized watercraft
- On site Hiking/biking trails
- Mountain biking
- Golf lessons
- Fitness classes on site
Even though they maybe standard issue chain hotel rooms, those at the Emerald are a bit special because they are exceptionally set up with patios and balconies. In fact, every bright and airy room at the hotel opens onto a private terrace or balcony with guests having a choice of beachfront, resort, or Caribbean Sea views. While inside, guests can also access the internet using Wi-Fi, the kids can stretch out in front of the flat-screen big TV, and later on take a wonderful nap on the comfy pillow-top mattress draped in Egyptian-cotton sheets.
Furthermore, with a range of options, the breakfast buffet at the hotel is considered to be one of the island’s best. There is also an all-inclusive option for those want.