Large Map of Curacao with Street Names
These road maps are for sale all over the place. NAFl-5.00 is the going price. The paper they are printed on is crap so I took a good picture.
Schete Boca, Boca Pistool
Shete Boca, Natural Bridge
Knip Beach (groote knip), Bandabou
The best snorkeling is near the cliffs surrounding the beach.
Groote Knip Beach, Bandabou
You have to visit this beach!
Cliffs at Knip Beach, Bandabou
Best public beach
Best free beach on Curacao!
Santa Familia Church at the top of the Mgr. Niewindstraat
18th Century Catholic Church. Built by Monsignor Niewindt. At the top of the stree from Poppy Hostel Curacao.
Queen Emma bride that connects Punda and Otrobanda
Built in 1888 by the then US Consul on Curacao. aka "swinging old lady"
Mathey Cruise ship wharf, Otrobanda w/ferry terminal
If the queen Emma bridge is closed, take the free Ferry from Otrobanda to Punda
5 Fingers Curacao
Affordable Bar-Restaurant on Mgr. Niewindtstraat. Suriname and Indonesian Cuisine.
Other historic buildings in the Mgr. Niewindtstraat
Local Artworks at Poppy Hostel
Courtyard and covered porch
2 Shared Bathrooms
Poppy Hostel Curacao boasts 2 renovated bathrooms for all guests to use. Both bathrooms are identical.
Private Double bedroom
Private Double bedroom desk and wardrobe
Table and shared kitchen
Main entrance and shared kitchen
2 shared bathrooms on the left
Table and hallway in shared kitchen
Original, 110 year old tiles! Hallway leads to the front (street side) entrance. The 2 shared bathrooms are on the right. Photo taken from the main (courtyard) entrance.
Poppy Hostel Common Lounge
Communal Living Area. On the street side of the hostel. The double room opens out to this area.
Table in shared kitchen
The hub of the Poppy Hostel. Communal indoor dining area. The door on the right is to the single room with the shelving.
The owner of the hostel is a Libra
Poppy Hostel common lounge
Single room (one of 3)
Single room closest to the communal bathrooms.
Single room closest to the communal kitchen.
Single room closest to the communal kitchen. The door, leading to the kitchen, on the left is locked.
Single +1 room
The most original room at Poppy Hostel Curacao. The only room in the house with a built-in wardrobe. Available with 1 or 2 single beds.
Single Room Desk
Each room at Poppy Hostel Curacao has a desk, chair and reading light.
This single room is closest to the communal lounge. It is accross the hallway from the Single +1 room.
Town of Westpunt, Bandabou
The western most town on Curacao. Best reached with a rental car via the Weg naar Westpunt. Also reachable via the Westpunt bus.
Poppy Hostel street view w/ Santa Familia Church
Street view of Poppy Hostel Curacao. Taken on the Mrg. Niewindtstraat facing the Santa Familia Catholic Church.