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ARUBA, BONAIRE and CURAÇAO better known as ABC

 

The three islands to the South of the Caribbean more... and each with its charm!

Curaçao is the largest island of the Netherlands Antilles and is part of the islands of the Lesser Antilles group called "Leeward Islands". The island lies off the coast of the Venezuela, in the sea between the other islands of the Netherlands Antilles of Aruba and Bonaire, the Caribbean, these 3 Islands are sometimes called by its acronym ABC Islands. It is an area of 444 km2 and its capital is Willemstad

Given its geographical situation, Curaçao has the same conditions climate than Bonaire but, with as main advantage, the dimension of its perimeter, offering a coastline more than its neighbour, and thus enjoying a wider variety of dive sites accessible to divers.
Other benefits on the neighbours, these are activities that can be done once the dives completed. Found in Willemstad Center City more enjoyable with excellent restaurants, bistros and outdoor terraces or it is nice to stroll. It is also a very important port receiving cruise ships around the world where you can find a duty-free area that allows shopping under very advantageous conditions

The low distance between Bonaire from Curaçao, 10 minutes by plane, to perform dives in 2 destinations on a same trip and thus to benefit from the advantages of these fabulous 2 Islands where we never get tired to return.

Curacao, a world to discover!

 

Aruba, destination for all... Curaçao and Bonaire divers paradise

 

BONAIRE

This small island quiet and relaxed of the Netherlands Antilles in the colours of the Caribbean will seduce you. It was part of the Leeward Islands surrounded by a coral reef which is renowned in the world for scuba diving.
Many sites of Bonaire hold including the English logo of diving Diver's Paradise.

All of the waters surrounding the island are classified as marine sanctuary that allows discovery of the fauna and the flora underwater with only a mask and a snorkel, or scuba tanks.

Kralendijk, Bonaire's main town is lively in the evening, and there are stores allowing residents and vacationers from the apartments, condominiums and villas to buy. There are also a variety of restaurants for those who prefer to be pampered.

The low distance between Bonaire from Curaçao, 10 minutes by plane, to perform a combined living and diving in 2 destinations on a same trip, and thus to benefit from the advantages of these 2 Islands rich of history and culture, where one does not tire to return.

 

ACCOMMODATION

Bonaire has a wide choice of accommodation meets everyone's expectations, including a range of categories. Whether you choose a hotel, an apartment, a condominium or a villa, the choice is yours.

Buddy Dive Resort

The resort is complete with eleven modern buildings housing spacious one, two and three bedroom apartments, fully equipped kitchens including microwaves, stoves and refrigerators, Air-conditioned bedrooms with two singles or one double bed as per your request, large private balconies or patios.
Including a full service dive center, activity desk, two swimming pools, restaurant, and pool bar


Belmar Appartment Resort

A small and intimate resort with a colorfull garden and of course, spectacular ocean views wrapped around terraces and balconies. For your comfort and convenience, Belmar Apartments features either one, two or three air conditioned bedrooms, one to two bathrooms, large living areas with cable TV, telephone, fully equipped kitchens with refrigerator, dishwasher and microwave, private room safe and large covered terraces or balconies on the second floor.

 

Caribbean Club

Caribbean Club Bonaire is located just a stone’s throw from the ocean and the best the best dive sites of Bonaire. A wide range of room types make Caribbean Club Bonaire a unique resort. Guests may choose from basic studios to luxurious two-bedroom cottages overlooking the crystal blue waters of the Caribbean Sea and a wide range of options in between. All units have air-conditioned bedrooms while the living rooms and porches feature ceiling fans.


Dan Laman Condominiums

Small property of 15 units with air conditioning, composed of studios and apartments with one and two bedrooms, decorated with a touch refined European and including a full kitchen, dining, a lounge with a TV LCD screen, and surround sound system, DVD player, telephone. Wireless Internet access is available ($)
All apartments have a balcony, and many have an exceptional sea view


Divi Flamingo Beach Resort

Experience the exquisite beauty of Bonaire while vacationing at Divi Flamingo Beach Resort & Casino. Our spacious guest rooms provide beautiful pool or oceanfront views. Choose from our standard, deluxe, or studio rooms with all the amenities you need to be comfortable throughout your stay.

 
Plaza Resort Bonaire

The first All Inclusive Resort in Bonaire where you could choose an exclusive type of accommodation, from Junior suite Lagua, Junior suite Ocean, Grand suite Laguna, Premium Suite Ocean and Honeymoon suite. The resort has a swimming pool, fitness centre, kids entertainment, free wifi and car rental.

 

We also suggest the following properties:

Captain Don's Habitat

Sand Dollar Condominiums

 

CURAÇAO

Curaçao is the largest island of the Netherlands Antilles and is part of the islands of the Lesser Antilles group called "Leeward Islands". The island lies off the coast of the Venezuela, in the sea between the other islands of the Netherlands Antilles of Aruba and Bonaire, the Caribbean, these 3 Islands are sometimes called by its acronym ABC Islands. It is an area of 444 km2 and its capital is Willemstad

Given its geographical situation, Curaçao has the same conditions climate than Bonaire but, with as main advantage, the dimension of its perimeter, offering a coastline more than its neighbour, and thus enjoying a wider variety of dive sites accessible to divers.
Other benefits on the neighbours, these are activities that can be done once the dives completed. Found in Willemstad Center City more enjoyable with excellent restaurants, bistros and outdoor terraces or it is nice to stroll. It is also a very important port receiving cruise ships around the world where you can find a duty-free area that allows shopping under very advantageous conditions

The low distance between Bonaire from Curaçao, 10 minutes by plane, to perform dives in 2 destinations on a same trip and thus to benefit from the advantages of these fabulous 2 Islands where we never get tired to return.

Curacao, a world to discover!

 

ACCOMMODATION

The hotels we represent in Curacao, were selected based on their geographic location, compared with dive sites, the quality of the services offered, and are able to meet all budgets.

 

Lions Dive & Beach Resort

Sits on an idyllic, palm studded private beach that overlooks Curacao famously clear waters and the fringing reef of Curacao's National Underwater Park.
Lions Dive & Beach Resort has been built in a typical Dutch Caribbean style, with 2 and 3 floors surrounded by a tropical garden. You can reach our private beach from any spacious room, apartment or luxury suite in a matter of moments.
From standard hotel rooms to rooms with a stunning oceanfront view. From 2-bedroom apartments around our unique 50 meter pool to luxury suites overlooking beach and ocean. And as a finishing touch, we have our 200m2 Lions Penthouse!

 

Sunscape Curacao Resort Spa & Casino

The first All Inclusive Resort in Curaçao with tropical beaches, tasty meals, drinks will, exciting activities and entertainment are all included in your package. It includes 9 categories of rooms meet all budgets with picturesque views of lush tropical gardens or the Caribbean Sea. Choose optional family rooms, connecting suites and other family-friendly amenities to make yourselves right at home.

 

Dolphin Suites

Dolphin Suites is the first hotel in the Caribbean that is specifically designed to accommodate every type of guest, especially guests with special needs. It offers you a wide range of accommodations and facilities, including our therapy treatments and free access to the Curacao Sea Aquarium. Unwind yourself in this small-scale hotel, in its appearance as beautiful as Miami’s Design and Boutique Hotels. Yet at the same time wheelchair accessible in combination with a tastefully created pool and one of the most beautiful beaches of Curacao at your doorstep. Feel free and welcome at Dolphin Suites Curacao.

The hotel offers 12 suites, 6 rooms, 1 studio and 1 apartment. All accommodations are tastefully furnished and offer comfortable amenities such as a fully equipped kitchen or kitchenette, winded doorways, adjusted bathroom, flatscreen and wireless internet.



Groupe size :  Depending on selected Hotel

 

PREREQUISITE

REQUIREMENT FOR DIVING
Minimum : All level diver with certificate.

 

INSURANCES

It's highly recommanded to travel with personal contrat insurance covering personal and medical.

 

TARIFF

PRICE ON REQUEST : Please send us your request for quote by filling out the form

 

NOT INCLUDING :
No air transportation is included in the above proposed rates.
Rates of flights.


The tariff of international flights, and for domestic transport from your home departure point

For information and availability:
  - (450) 813-6695

For reservation, please contact:
Voyages Aquanautes : See the reservation form on the site.

PRIVATE SERVICE

For a private service, please contact our specialty departement

For more information and booking, please contact:

VOYAGES AQUANAUTES : See the contact form on the site.

 

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Technical data sheet

NETHERLAND ANTILLES
Country   ARUBA - BONAIRE - CURACAO
Region   Caribbean
City of entry   Oranjestad - Kralenijk - Willemstad
Passeport   Passeport must be valid 6 months after return date
Visa   No
Electricity   110/220 Volts / 60 Hz - Europeen USA style sockets
Vaccination   Immunization vaccine not requiered
Lag   Depends on your starting point
Time of flight   Depends on your starting point
Language   Officially Dutch - everyone speaks English
Currency   Antilles florin, US dollars, euro
     

 

 

Temperatures in °C

Air and Water Temperatures
MONTH AIR Temp. Water Temp.
January   30   27
February   30   26
March   31   26
April   31   27
May   32   28
June   32   28
July   32   28
August   33   29
September   33   29
October   33   29
November   32   29
December   31   28
         

 

 

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