Your visit to Curaçao requires no special or additional inoculations or vaccinations. The general vaccinations and health regulations in America or Germany are adequate.
During your flight a you will receive an entry card to fill out. Please fill in the following address: Divi-Divi Apartments, San Sebastian 5b, Curacao
Transfer to and from the airport is a complementary service. Please inform us of your flight details including airline, flight number and arrival time as well as the details for your return flight so that we can plan better.
Someone will be waiting for you direct outside the airport exit with a Divi-Divi sign.
You can reserve a rental car with us, fast and easy. Our agent offers the following vehicles
Kia Picanto: 65,- Gilders
Kia Rio 75,- Gilders
Kia Pick Up: 100,- Giders
Prices are per day, 9% tax excluded
Please make your reservation as early as possible.
If you have booked a vehicle with us it will waiting for you ready to dive when you arrive at your apartment and you can just leave it there when you depart.
Theoretically an international driver’s license is required but practically it is not.
Here are the direction to the Divi Divi apartments in care you have rented your vehicle at the airport and are driving.
Exit the airport and continue.
After 2 km you come to a round about with a rusty arch in the middle. Take the first exit (right turn)
Stay on this road for about 15 km until you come to a turn off to the left to Willibrordus. Turn left here.
Travel down this road for about 5 km past the salt pan flamingo area and then turn right onto San Sebastian street.
The hidden driveway with a gate to the apartments is on the right side just after you pass the „Flamingo Apartments” on the left. When you arrive please honk if no one sees you.
The official currency is Netherlands Antillies gilder (ANG) or Florin (Naf). Exchange: 1US$ = 1.77 ANG, Naf. US Dollars are acceptet almost everywhere.
The easiest way to get cash with your bank card or credit card is from the ATMs found all over the island. Withdrawals are possible as US dollars and Gilders (ANG). In more remote areas and local shops outside of Willenstad the local currency is a better choice. Ask your bank at home if your card is valid and will work in the Caribbean.
MasterCard, Diners Club, American Express, Visa and other common credit card are also accepted almost everywhere.
What you need to pack.
For Curaçao you will need light summer attire. Even people who get cold easily seldom need long pants or a jacket. It does not cool off much during at night either. The casual look is good even in restaurants. Pack an extra pair of flip flops or another bikini rather than high heels or an extra jacket.
If you are planning on climbing the Christoffel hill or tend like longer walks of hikes then you will need a pair of sturdy shoes.
A hat of other kind of snug fitting head covering is advisable.
Insect repellent is best bought on Curaçao.
You will also need a flash light, hair dryer, beach towels and sun screen with a sun protection factor (SPF) of 30-50.
We have a small collection of English, German and Dutch books for your entertainment.
Our apartments have 120 volts with American sockets and 220 volts with German sockets.
Super markets and prices
Everything for daily use is available in the town of Tera Cora only a few kilometers down the road. The small supermarket, a bakery, filling station, pharmacy and drug store as well as a general practitioner offer everything for all your daily needs. There are larger supermarkets on the outskirts of Willemstad, perfect for stalking up on the basics for the week. We are glad to give you specific directions.
The prices are similar to German prices. Some things like milk products and certain imports are more expensive but others like meat and fish are lower priced.
Boat trip to “Klein Curaçao”
“Klein Curaçao” is an uninhabited small island about 25 km from the coast. The “Mermaid”, a sturdy sea-going vessel offers day excursions all inclusive three times a week to “Klein Curaçao”.
The trip to “Klein Curaçao is an adventure in itself. If your lucky dolphins will swim along side the boat. Once on the island you can swim in the crystal clear turquoise water and sink your feet into the white sands of the endless beaches. You might swim with turtles, walk to the light house or old shipwreck and just soak up the sun and enjoy the cool water. Indulge in a luscious BBQ and cool drinks on the beach. We will gladly help you when you are here and organize your perfect day.
Interaction with the coastal bottlenose dolphins is a unique adventure on Curaçao, that you will never forget. „It isn’t cheap but is worth every cent“ was unanimous judgment of our guests. There are several possibilities to encounter them, it is even possible to dive with them in open water. We will gladly help you when you are here and book the best program for you.
Travel guide and map.
If you do not own a travel guide then we suggest that you purchase one.
We also suggest getting a water resistant map of the island.: Curaçao which is available from Amazon or in shops on the island.