Holiday house

Saliña Tropische Woning


A favorite spot for many Dutch, that's our comfortable private home located in a safe neighborhood that borders the district Janwe (Salina-Willemstad). The location is perfect, without a doubt, given the central location close to beaches, shops, restaurants, bars and the center of Willemstad.
Punda and Otrobanda, Jan Thiel, Madero Ocean Club Papagayo Beach Club, Caracas Bay and Spanish Water are within 7 minutes!
The house is equipped with every comfort and the whole radiates a Caribbean atmosphere.
Cozy, comfortable, safe, central, and tropical are the "top" of this property.
The property is surrounded by a well kept garden, with many tropical trees and plants. The secluded backyard, you are assured of a home with lots of privacy.
The terrace is equipped with a luxurious garden furniture. Here you can enjoy the garden and the rest.
A little further in the garden is a lounge terrace with a luxurious lounge sofa, two beds and a hammock, a lovely place to enjoy the garden, a book or a drink. Here is also a spacious outdoor shower: refreshing! A large barbeque is at your beschikking.De living room is cozy and offers a nice view of the front garden. The living room has a luxurious seating area and LCD TV and is adjacent to the closed large luxury kitchen. There are three bedrooms, all with en suite shower facilities, beds and new air conditioners.
Several cars can be parked on the driveway beside the house. The driveway is closable by means of a fence.
All windows are tinted glass and mosquito nets.
The house can accommodate up to 6 people + 1 baby. There is a free cot, high chair and kid's pool for the little ones.
You have free access to plenty of towels and linens. 1x per week change of towels and linens and the house is cleaned.
You can make free use of the available washer and washing powder.
We manage the property themselves and will welcome you upon arrival at the residence. We are also your contact during your stay and we keep ourselves the property spotless!
Possibility to rent one or more cars at the house.

The host, Jan & Fieneke

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We are Jan and Fieneke Potveer and rent out our house since 2008 to vacationers. Meanwhile we live, like our children and grandchildren, our dream island of Curacao. We manage the property itself, this means to you as a guest a fast service! You can count on us to always do our very best to make you as a guest feel at home. Hope to see you again!

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Extra price information

Price mentioned is for an occupancy of 1-2 persons and 1 bedroom.
For each additional person we charge € 10.00 per night.
The nightprice includes (normally) use of gas, water and electricity and includes wireless internet and TV.

Discount on the night rate:
5% if you have booked with us before.
This discount can not be combined with other offers

Rates & duration

Prices are per stay

Minimum stay 7 nights
Week € 490.00
Midweek -
Night € 70.00
Weekend -


Here you will find any mandatory and optional additional costs.

Additional package
€ 17.50
Per week
Pay at location | optional
Baby chair
€ 0.00
Per stay
Child's bed
€ 0.00
Per stay
€ 100.00
Per week
Pay at booking | required
€ -
To consumption
Will be deducted from the deposit
English television
€ 0.00
Per stay
Included in price
Extra person (base rates apply to 2 persons)
€ 10.00
Per person per night
Pay at booking | required
Final cleaning
€ 110.00
Per stay
Pay at booking | required
€ 0.00
Per stay
Interim cleaning
€ 75.00
Per stay
Pay at booking | optional
€ 0.00
Per stay
Included in price
Kitchen linen
€ 0.00
Per stay
Included in price
€ 0.00
Per person
Included in price
Reservation fee
€ 29.00
Per stay
Pay at booking | required
Tourist tax all ages
% 7.00
Per stay
Pay at booking | required
Washing machine
€ 0.00
Per stay
€ -
To consumption
Will be deducted from the deposit

Location & tips

Additional information

The house is situated at the Saturnusstraat and is adjacent to the district Janwe/Salina. It is a neighborhood on the outskirts of the central part of Willemstad. The location is extremely convenient because you are in a few minutes on the Ring. The Ring is the main thoroughfare of Willemstad which brings you both soon in the center as all other areas of the city. From the Saturnusstraat you drive soon on the Caracasbaaiweg. This road runs almost parallel to the coast and through different exits you reach the famous beaches: Seaquarium and Mambo Beach, Jan Thiel Beach and Caracas Beach. In Salina center there is a mall with a variety of shops. In the neighborhood are living nice and friendly Antilleans with a remarkable number of people from the world of education. We have good contact with this people.
The weather in Curacao is never really a conversation piece. The average daytime temperature is 28 degrees. The average night temperature is 25 degrees. There is usually a gentle northeast trade winds for coolness. Although steel blue skies prevented, there are often loose, passing clouds that causes rarely uncomfortably hot. The sun shines an average of 8 hours per day. Because Curacao is located near the equator, the sun goes down around 18.30 and comes up in the morning around 06.00. Seasons Curacao barely knows. The average rainfall is very low. Most rain falls during the period October to December but that just means that sometimes at night a short brisk rain falls and when it rains a lot during the day once it is after the short shower immediately agreeable. On Curacao people live outside, morning, afternoon, evening and night. You never need a jacket. The seawater has a temperature of around 25 degrees.
Through the internet you can book tickets directly with various airlines.
* Arches
The name "Arches" is used to the shops, restaurants and terraces to indicate which are located in the arches of the Waterford to Punda. De "Arches" is 5 minutes by car from the house.
* Christopher Park
In Christopher Park you can ride different routes, so you get a good idea of the beautiful and rugged landscape and the flora and fauna. You can also climb Mount Christoffel. On the grounds is an open terrarium with various reptiles including iguanas tame.
* Caves
On Curacao, ther are a number of caves by the sea arose. The most impressive cave is that of Hato. Beautiful stalactite and Indian drawings.
* Inlets
On Curacao there are some beautiful coves, named "Boca" (mouth). Definitely worth a visit are: Ascension Boca, Boca Tabla, Padiki Boca and Boca St. Marie.
* Klein Curacao
Southeast of Curacao is a small uninhabited island called Klein Curacao. It is about 2.5 km long and up to 750 m wide. Many seabirds breed on this island. A beuatiful place for diving and snorkling. A very beautiful underwater world with beautiful coral. Turtles come to meet you! Boat trips to the island.
* Country Houses
The houses are one of the main architectural attractions. Curacao has 93 houses. Some houses can be visited: Ascension, Chobolobo, Dokterstuin, Groot Santa Martha, Knip and Rooi Catootje.
* Ostrich Farm
The farm is open to the public. You can see the ostrich in its developmental stages watching chick egg to 80 years old.
* Tropical Garden (Parke Tropikal)
This is a botanical garden and a zoo. Watch your children in an interactive way to learn about nature and environment. In the zoo, children can feed the animals. This zoo presents a playground.
* Fish house
Marco's fish house is a fish nursery and has many kinds of activities to do. So you can admire the tropical fish and plants, but you can also swim with Tilapias. These fishes exfoliate the skin, as it were.
* Pastor Hòfi
Hòfi Pastor is known for its unique variety of vegetation, including the oldest tree in Curacao, the ceiba tree. The park is open daily for walk.
* Curacao Martitiem Museum tour through the harbor.
* Fort Church Museum
Here you will find all kinds of artifacts, maps, photographs, clothing and documents about the Protestantism of the Netherlands Antilles from 1635 to present.
* Museum Kura Hulanda
This is the museum with the collection of the best African Caribbean. The simulated environments and impressive collection pieces bring the African past close.
* Punda
Punda belongs with Otrobanda to the historic and vibrant heart of Willemstad. It is the Government Center, shopping and cultural center. You will find cozy streets and shops. Punda is situated on a peninsula surrounded by the Caribbean Sea, Anna Bay and the Waaigat.
* Otrobanda
Otrobanda literally means "other side". The Punda side of which was built in 1708 as Punda became cluttered. Otrobanda is a cozy network of alleys and fanciful passages, interrupted by plazas and courtyards or patios (kura). There are many historic buildings. A stroll through Historic Otrobanda is a journey through history.
The beaches in Curacao are one of the great attractions of the island. It is not difficult to find a bay. Public beaches with free access are: Grote Knip en Kleine Knip and Caracas Bay. Most of these beaches have no facilities. For private beaches with facilities you have to pay entrance fee: Blue Bay, Porto Marie, Daaibooi, Seaquarium, Mambo Beach, Kontiki, Kokomo Beach, Cabana Beach, Cas Abou and Jan Thiel.
If during your stay in Curacao, armed with mask and snorkel, you have acquainted with the fascinating underwater world you will probably soon come to the conclusion that a mask and a snorkel alone are not enough. You can consider a trial diving, so you will be able to enjoy more of the colorful plants, corals and fish. Diving is an activity for people over 18 years. Some diving schools from 12 years. To be able to practice diving you should reasonably be able to swim. Curacao is widely known as a diving paradise. You can almost everywhere, so from the shore to begin the dive. Nowhere else in the Caribbean region are as many dive sites on an island together. They are almost all within easy reach and extraordinary beauty. No better place for a diving course. There are many diving schools available. Diving and snorkeling equipment is available. Decompression Chambers in the St. Elisabeth hospital present.
In the vicinity of Salina are several bars, restaurants and terraces.
* Bars
I.a. de Florijn, de Tropen, Plein Café Wilhelmina, Wet & Wild Beach Club, de Tijd, de Buuren, Tu Tu Tango.
* Casinos
I.a. Casino Curacao, Curacao Plaza Casino Princess Casino.
* Cinema
The movies in Punda and Teatro Luna Blou in Otrobanda.
* Discotheques
Mambo Beach, Cabana Beach Club, Zanzibar Jan Thiel.
* Restaurants
In the vicinity is a range of restaurants, from African to Thai etc. Recommended: El Gaucho in Rooi Santu, Scampies in Punda, Boathouse.
In the vicinity are the following shopping centers:
Bellisima Shopping Center, Shopping Center Bloempot, Otrobanda, Punda, Salina Galleries, Zuikertuintje Shopping Center
In this aquarium you can discover the beautiful underwater world of Curacao. Besides the aquarium, there are various other attractions such as a semi-submarine boat, where you can view the underwater life and a shell museum. There is also a 3-dimensional theater where videos are rotated about the underwater life. Here you can swim with dolphins.
Animal Encounters is definitely the best project of Seaquarium. You dive or snorkel between sharks and turtles and many other beautifully colored fish. You can swim with dolphins, a great experience!
Distance from the house only 5 minutes
Albert Heijn is located 5 minutes from the house. Within walking distance is the Best Buy store. Vreugendhil supermarket is located 2 minutes from the house.
Recently, a new supermarket has been opened, Mangusa. This supermarket is 7 minutes away. It is a very large supermarket with Dutch products and it is one of the cheapest supermarket on the island



Living room
Ground floor
40 m2



Couch 2 seats (1)

Bedroom 1
Ground floor
16 m2

Bed: Twin bed 200 x 180 cm


Blankets (1)

Bedroom 2
Ground floor
16 m2

Bed: Double bed 200 x 160 cm


Blankets (1)

Bedroom 3
Ground floor
16 m2

Bed: Single bed 200 x 90 cm

Bed: Single bed 200 x 90 cm


Bathroom 1
Ground floor
5 m2



Washbasin (1)

Bathroom 2
Ground floor



Bathroom 3
Ground floor




Type: Separate room

Stove: Gas (4 Cooking zones/burners)

Cutlery & Tableware


Accommodation type

  • Holiday house

Total floor space

  • 150 m2

Sports & Recreation

  • Diving / Snorkeling
  • Mountain biking
  • Night Life / Entertainment
  • Watersports
  • Swimming

Travel Ideas

  • Culture & History
  • Child friendly
  • Maximum privacy
  • Winter sun
  • Sun,Sea & Beach

Internet, Wifi, Audio

  • Cable television
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hifi / Stereo set
  • Radio
  • CD player
  • Wifi
  • Dutch TV channels
  • USB connection

Outdoor Facilities

  • Barbecue
  • Outdoor lighting
  • Parking place (3)
  • Private driveway
  • Terrace (3)
  • Garden
  • Garden chair(s) (12)
  • Garden table(s0) (2)
  • Porch
  • Lounge set
  • Garden fully fenced
  • Hammock
  • Ashtray(s)


  • Manager on site
  • Complete privacy
  • Detached house


  • Washing machine
  • Storeroom
  • Scullery / laundry room
  • Seperate toilet (1)
  • Pets on request


  • Bed linen available
  • Towels present
  • Kitchen linen available
  • Bed linen for children
  • Beach towels available


  • Child's chair (1)
  • Camping bed (1)


  • No thresholds
  • Evenfloor


  • Airconditioning

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