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Introducing an All-New Resort for an Island Honeymoon in Curaçao

Get a taste of The Netherlands in the Caribbean Sea at Sandals® Royal Curaçao, one of the most luxurious honeymoon resorts in the heart of the ABC Islands.

If you're looking for a tropical honeymoon destination with a Dutch style, the Netherlands’ Curacao in the Southern Caribbean has a new honeymoon resort: Sandals Royal Curaçao.

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Couples who have always envisioned a honeymoon vacation at a resort with a beautiful beach, world-class spa, impeccable ocean views, and luxurious amenities are not alone. Honeymoons by the beach are some of the most sought-after post-wedding destinations since they exude relaxation and rejuvenation – both of which you’ll absolutely want to experience after planning a wedding!

While there are a number of honeymoon destinations by the beach, the Caribbean is a popular choice for travelers in the United States and Canada since flights are a breeze. If you’ve done some research on resorts in the Caribbean, you’ve likely discovered Sandals’ all-inclusive vacations for couples. Just in time for your 2022 or 2023 honeymoon, Sandals has introduced their all-new resort on the island of Curaçao. Learn more about the destination, below!

Kurason Island Poolside Bungalows at Sandals Royal Curaçao
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Sandals Royal Curaçao: An Adults-Only, All-Inclusive Resort in Curaçao

The latest destination honeymoon location for Sandals Resorts, Sandals Royal Curaçao marks their 16th resort and eighth island in the Caribbean. Nestled on 3,000 acres along the Spanish Water Bay, honeymooners are invited to visit this romantic paradise.

With 351 rooms and suites – including Awa Seaside Bungalows featuring private pools and the Kurason Island Suites that overlook a heart-shaped pool – there’s a comfortable accommodation option for even the most discerning of travelers.

The resort also showcases a magnificent Dos Awa two-level infinity pool. Couples will never get bored of the wide-array of cuisine on property as there are 11 all-new dining concepts to try, including three new food trucks. For those who want to explore the island of Curaçao, Sandals makes it easy offering select room categories complimentary use of MINI Coopers to conveniently experience Curaçao.

Couple Biking at Sandals Royal Curaçao
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Accommodations at Sandals Royal Curaçao

In addition to an array of well-appointed rooms and suites – including swim-up suites – couples also have the opportunity to book even more unique, luxury resort experiences and an unforgettable honeymoon. Guests in the below room categories will also receive complimentary use of a sporty MINI Cooper to explore Curaçao.

Kurason Island Poolside Butler Bungalows with Patio Tranquility Soaking Tubs

These beautiful bungalows surround a semi-private pool and a heart-shaped island decorated with sun loungers. Bungalows feature hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, custom king-size beds, a fully stocked wet bar, and more. Couples also have the luxury of a personal butler and 24-hour room service.

Awa Seaside Butler Bungalows with Private Pools

Admire the beauty of the Caribbean Sea from your private infinity pool on an expansive private patio equipped with an extended sun deck, Tranquility Soaking Tub™ for two, and sun loungers. You'll also get the best night’s sleep in the comfortable bungalow, which features hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, custom-crafted king-size beds, a fully stocked wet bar, and more. Couples also receive a personal butler and 24-hour room service for the ultimate luxury stay.

Awa Seaside Bungalow at Sandals Royal Curaçao
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Introducing Sandals' First-Ever Island Inclusive Dining Program

Honeymooners visiting Sandals Royal Curaçao will get to experience Sandals’ first-ever Island Inclusive Dining program. Enjoy the flavors and traditions of Curaçao, which are shaped by Dutch, Caribbean, Latin, and Creole influences, on a culinary journey of the island.

In addition to the 5-Star Global Gourmet™ dining on property, guests who book 7+ paid nights in a butler suite (or any room category for Diamond Level and above Sandals Select Rewards members) will receive a $250 dine out credit for select restaurants in Curaçao. A curated collection of local restaurants that serve authentic cuisine are available to enjoy – and couples will even receive complimentary round-trip transfers to the restaurants for the perfect date night.

Get a sneak peek at the Curaçao restaurants available in the first-ever dine-out program:

Kome

Inspired by global cuisines and local ingredients, the chefs at Kome create menus featuring wood-fired meats – a unique concept to the island.

BKLYN

Those looking for a cozy, contemporary vibe will love this Gastro-bar. Enjoy shareable food, delectable wines and cocktails, and classic 90s hip-hop music that plays in the background at BKLYN.

SOI95

For an experience you’ll never forget, grab a seat at the SOI95 bar to be front row to witness the mixology at this contemporary Asian restaurant and rooftop terrace.

Mosa Caña Bar & Kitchen

Dine inside or outside on the garden terrace at Mosa Caña, an upbeat establishment that offers international fusion and Latin/Caribbean fare.

Sal The Kitchen

Looking for a unique dining experience? Enjoy chill vibes within Sal The Kitchen's walls, which were built of coral!

Restaurant Nultwintig 020

Situated on the Caribbean Sea, relish in a culinary experience with high-level contemporary Asian cuisine that’s freshly prepared and paired with select wines at Restaurant Nultwintig 020.

The Wine Cellar

A renowned dining establishment in Curaçao for over 30 years, ‘Maitre Rotisseur’ Nico Cornelisse of Holland's The Wine Cellar is the perfect place for a romantic lunch or dinner.

Activities at Sandals Royal Curaçao & Beyond

Your Curaçao honeymoon wouldn’t be complete without luxurious activities to enjoy. From sipping chilled sparkling wine in the warm weather on beautiful beaches to heading off the beaten path to explore, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

On-Site Activities:

Land & Water Sports

As with every Sandals Resort, visitors enjoy unlimited water sports and land sports. Couples staying at Sandals Royal Curaçao can also channel their inner Amsterdam traveler and traverse the estate on a Dutch bike.

Caribbean Spa Experience

Unwind at the exclusive Red Lane® Spa, which offers a unique West Indian Massage as well as a body exfoliation using pure sand from the beach.

Scuba Diving

For certified divers, Sandals offers diving trips with the very best equipment and expert guidance from PADI® certified diving professionals at some of the best dive sites in Curaçao.

Dos Awa Pool

For days when you’d rather not lay by the beach, discover the Dos Awa Pool at Sandals Royal Curaçao – an incredible infinity pool with expansive upper and lower decks that overlook the Spanish Water Bay.

Dos Awa Pool at Sandals Royal Curaçao
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Off-Site Excursions:

Cultural Exploration

Experience the ever-changing culture of Curaçao, as well as the rich and colorful traditions shaped by Dutch, Caribbean, Latin, and Creole influences. Certain room categories receive complimentary access to MINI Coopers to further experience the destination!

Klein Curaçao Snorkeling Experience

This off-site excursion features a guided snorkel tour, as well as fresh food and beach-bar drinks at a secluded island just off the shore.

Willemstad E-Bike City Tour

Explore the city of Willemstad’s Dutch architecture and pastel-colored buildings on a guided e-bike tour of the historic city (an UNESCO World Heritage Site).

Punda Vibes Curaçao Bar Hopping Experience

Enjoy a memorable, fun-filled night with your guide as you hop from bar to bar in Willemstad.

Curaçao Off-Road Explorer

Travel to a hidden cave, natural blow hole, and rugged coastline on this off-roading adventure on the west side of the island.

Curaçao National Park Jeep Safari

Hop on a Jeep and learn about the rich history of Curaçao as you witness some of the most scenic vistas.

Zuka Restaurant at Sandals Royal Curaçao
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Dining at Sandals Royal Curaçao

With eight new restaurants, 13 bars, and three new food trucks, Sandals Royal Curaçao ensures travelers can savor new international flavors and global cuisines.

Learn more about what to expect from the restaurants on property:

Kanaal

This cafe and wine bar offers a Dutch cafe by day and wine-and-cheese bar by night.

Strand

For the freshest fish and seafood, visit Strand just steps away from the shore.

Butch's Island Chop House

This island chop house serves up high-quality, grain-fed Midwestern beef.

Zuka

Indulge in the culinary traditions and flavors of Central America and South America at Zuka.

Vincent

Vincent offers European fusion fare in a sleek, minimalist setting.

Pietra

Enjoy dishes from Southern Italy at this Italian eatery.

Gatsu Gatsu

Love sushi? Discover exotic creations using the most delectable seafood.

Aolos

For an authentic, open-air Mediterranean dining experience, try Aolos.

Food Trucks

For a more casual, beachside meal, try an array of food trucks offering worldly cuisine. Toteki serves up traditional Curaçao fare, La Palma offers Spanish tapas, and Kishi has Asian-fusion cuisine such as bao, bowls, and curries.

Couple Walking the Grounds at Sandals Royal Curaçao
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After your wedding you’ll want to relax, and the beaches of Curaçao offer the perfect place to do so. Visit this destination in the Caribbean Islands to unwind, connect, and experience a new resort with your partner for life.

Should You Have a Curaçao Honeymoon?

If you’re looking for a honeymoon destination in the Caribbean Sea with easy, short flights from Charlotte, Miami, New York City, and Toronto airport destinations, a Curaçao honeymoon is an excellent choice! Famous for its colorful architecture, vibrant culture that stems from many backgrounds, pristine beaches and coves, and impeccable sites for diving trips, this small island is becoming a favorite for honeymooners around the world.

To learn more about Sandals Royal Curaçao, call your Travel Advisor, contact 1.877.SANDALS, or visit sandals.com/royal-curacao.


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