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Boca Gentil Luxury Sea View - Casa Vandernak

Deck and Ocean View East
17 reviews
Deck and Ocean View East
Deck and Garden View West
Ocean View South
Dinner table on the deck
Deck Facing East
Deck Facing West with gas BBQ
Pool View East
Pool View towards apartment
Pool View West
View of Pool from beside apartment
Garden View South
Garden View West
One of two palapas at the oceanfront - relax and enjoy the fresh salt air
Kitchen looking out to Deck
Living Room opens on to deck
Living Room and indoor / outdoor living
Living Room with view of ocean
Living Room and entertainment unit
Master Bedroom
Master Bedroom with doors opening to rear garden
Second Bedroom
Second Bedroom
Third Bedroom
Third Bedroom
Master Bathroom
Shower in Second Bathroom
Evening Deck
Sunset 1
Sunset 2
Salt water infinity pool in the evening
Willemstad by night
Local musicians in downtown Willemstad
Dolphin show at the Curacao Seaquarium
Curacao Seaquarium
Curacao Seaquarium 2
A bird watcher's paradise
All types of sea birds
And flying birds
And flying dolphins???
Live music by the water's edge at Jan Thiel Beach
Willemstad's vibrant music scene
The floating market in Willemstad
The floating market in Willemstad from the landlubbers viewpoint
Downtown Willemstad
Town square in Willemstad
Riffort in downtown Willemstad (Otrabanda)
Diver's paradise
An abundance of sea life
Master bathroom
Second bathroom
Dinner Table
Ocean View
Swimming Pool with a view
Swimming Pool
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Willemstad, Curacao
Located in the sought-after district of Jan Thiel, this beautiful ground floor apartment comes complete with spectacular sea views of the blue Caribbean. You will also be treated to a bird's eye view of some of the most gorgeous sunsets you will ever see. The property is part of the popular Boca Gentil Resort with its magnificent landscaping and 24-hour security.

This luxury suite features 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a large living room with a flat-screen TV and a DVD player. Also included is free high-speed wireless (Wi-Fi) internet.

The kitchen faces the terrace, and by opening the shutters you get a bar with stunning views of the sea, where you can see the local fishermen sailing by, or enjoy the many cruise ships that come along. The kitchen sports a spacious open layout and comes complete with all appliances, including a large...
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About the Owner
Berge A
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Excellent - based on 17 reviews
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • Portuguese first
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Dutch first
English first
Portuguese first
English first
Worcester, Massachusetts
Reviewed 16 February 2018 for a stay in January 2018

Management response:

Thank you so much for your thoughtful and detailed comments. We're delighted that you really enjoyed your stay. We also fell in love with the island a few years back on our first trip, and soon after we purchased our little slice of paradise at Casa Vandernak. Hope to see you and your family again.


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Port Jefferson, New York
2 reviews
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Reviewed 21 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

This apartment is located in great place with excellent views. This was our second trip to Curacao and staying in apartment was so much better than staying in hotel. This apartment is well furnished and kitchen has everything you might need for your stay. Check in and check out was very easy and person who was accommodating us was very...

Management response:

Thank you for your review, and we're very glad that you enjoyed Curacao and your stay at our vacation property. We were happy to have you as our guest and would love to have you back again should you wish to visit Curacao for a third time :-)


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William B
St. Catharines, Canada
Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
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Reviewed 8 February 2017 for a stay in January 2017

Four of us arrived in Curacao from Ontario on Jan 15 for 3 weeks. Right from the beginning of our booking last spring, nothing could have been better. Never having been to Curacao before, we were able to email Berge with many questions which he was able to answer fully and quickly. The property management rep, was at the villa...

Management response:

Thank you so much for your kind comments. We were more than happy to answer your questions and to put you at ease about your vacation. You were very nice and pleasant to deal with and we were very pleased to host you. Would love to see you back again in the future.


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  • Air Conditioning
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Smoking is not allowed inside the apartment. You may smoke outside on the deck, but please be very careful and considerate of others, and kindly only dispose of cigarette butts in...
    2 Full baths
    1 Full
    4 Twins
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 5 nights
29 Jun 2018 -
2 Sep 2018
Summer 2018
5 nights
12 Oct 2018 -
28 Oct 2018
Fall 2018
5 nights
21 Dec 2018 -
6 Jan 2019
Christmas 2018
7 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to New Zealand Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Cleaning fee: $235 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $620 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Cleaning fee is for final cleaning at the end of your stay only. Any other cleanings requested would be extra. Rates include water usage, and electricity consumption up to 40 kWh per day (usage above this allocation is charged at $0.48 per KwH, which is passed on to you and charged separately).*** Ask about our Last-Minute Deals for bookings on available dates within the next 6 weeks! ***
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About the neighbourhood
Check out the following YouTube link for an overview of the Jan Thiel area: http://youtu.be/fZA0pQEWoK0 (you may have to copy and paste this into your browser).

Whether you want to relax in a quiet, peaceful oasis at home, or enjoy the many day-time activities and vibrant night-life offered by Curacao, everything is a short walk or drive away. If you want to go to the beach then the new beaches of Jan Thiel, including those of Papagayo or the beach at Zanzibar, are all within a few minutes walking distance, at the western end of this gated community. There you will also find numerous restaurants, two scuba diving centers and various shops! Nearby activities include windsurfing, horseback riding, jet ski and ATV rentals, and biking. The quaint downtown area of Willemstad, with its histor...
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Hato International: 21.0 km
Here are the driving instructions to get to the apartment (it's about a 30 minute drive): http://goo.gl/maps/VXLj6. The actual entrance to Boca Gentil is located at the very far (eastern) end of the Papagayo Beach & Design Hotel (a big white building) through a guard house and a set of gates. You may want to print out a copy of the above Google map along with this message, for your records.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.8 km.
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