The Ritz Village is a luxury 18+ hotel in Scharloo Curaçao. You can reserve a room online 24/7. Here is some background information about the Scharloo district.
Scharloo is part of Willemstad and is located north of the Waaigat. The real flowering began after the great hurricane of 1877. Large houses of Jewish families on Pietermaai were destroyed and these families built new houses in Scharloo. Under this ‘hendi di Scharloo’ were the families Maduro, Sanches, Evertsz, de Haseth, Curiel and Jeserun.
At the beginning of 1900, Scharloo, now the richest part of the city, could be reached by tram. Today, many buildings on Scharlooweg, Bargestraat, Koningin Wilhelminastraat, A.M. Chumaceiro bulevar, Boldinghstraat, Bitterstraat, Van Raderstraat, Van de Brandhofstraat and Werfstraat are official monuments. Scharloo today is a vibrant district. Close by are De Ronde Markt, cinemas, the Koningin Wilhelminapark and many terraces.
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If you are looking for a modern hotel near Pietermaai Curacao, The Ritz Village is definitely recommended. This 3-star hotel is fully equipped: trendy rooms, a swimming pool with bar, restaurant, beach shop and car rental company.
Pietermaai is located south of the Scharloo district. Both are part of Willemstad, the capital of Curaçao. The city is located on the natural harbor Schottegat. The Schottegat is connected to the Caribbean Sea via the Sint Annabaai. The Sint Annabaai is a well-known piece of Curacao with the district Punda to the east and the district Otrobanda to the west. Through the deep Sint Annabaai large tankers and cruise ships enter the port.
Pedestrians make daily use of a pontoon connection, the Queen Emma Bridge. For cars, there is the large bridge, the Queen Juliana Bridge. This bridge is 56.4 meters high and was officially opened on 30 April 1974. If you choose hotel The Ritz Village you will have a great time in the area. Pietermaai is a cozy and lively part of Willemstad with brightly colored houses, many restaurants, shops, trendy clubs, bars and theaters.