Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Punda

Enjoy the live music and other features of Punda. This romantic city is known for its cafés, shopping and seaside. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Punda

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Punda a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Parke Tropikal Zoo (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Curacao Sea Aquarium (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Blue Bay Golf Course (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Curaloe Aloe Vera Plantation (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • L Aldea Rainforest Mystery (6.6 mi / 10.6 km)
  • Curacao Ostrich Farm (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)

Seasonal weather in Punda

Travelers enjoy Punda for its scuba diving. If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, September, October, August and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 89°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Punda

Travelers appreciate the beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches, which is just a taste of what Punda has to offer. Whether you're an active traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Punda is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mambo Beach (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Jan Thiel Beach (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Blue Bay Beach (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Blue Bay (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Caracas Bay (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Hato Caves (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Punda

Fly into Willemstad (CUR-Hato Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.6 mi (9 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Punda?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 57 vacation rentals near Punda. From 8 Houses to 41 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Punda for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Punda?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Punda:

  • Piscadera: 100 vacation rentals
  • Otrobanda: 43 vacation rentals
  • Cas Grandi: 49 vacation rentals
  • Fontein: 18 vacation rentals
  • Parera: 55 vacation rentals

For other neighborhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Punda?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Punda. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Handelskade: 747 vacation rentals
  • Fort Amsterdam: 747 vacation rentals
  • Governors Palace: 743 vacation rentals
  • Mikve Israel-Emanuel Synagogue: 742 vacation rentals
  • Postal Museum: 747 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Punda listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Punda?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 8 Houses in Punda. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Punda include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 41 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available
  • Cottages: 2 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Punda?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 32 vacation rentals with pool available in Punda. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.