Curacao, Dolphin Suites ****

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Dolphin Suites
Dolphin Suites is the first hotel in the Caribbean that is specifically designed to accommodate every type of guest, especially guests with special needs. You will find a brand new boutique hotel, yet at the same time fully wheelchair accessible. Located within walking distance from the beautiful Mambo Beach and Sea Aquarium Park.

Our stylish furnished accommodation is characterized by an abundance of space, natural daylight and graceful simplicity. The striking interiors are a result of a harmonious blend of modern details, amenities and design.

    General information
    The hotel offers 12 suites, 6 hotel rooms, 1 spacious studio and a family suite that combines a room and suite with a connecting door. The accommodations are tastefully furnished and offer comfortable amenities. You will enjoy the Caribbean breeze and atmosphere from your balcony or terrace. All our suites are easily accessible and can become fully equipped with assirtive equipment on your request. Enjoy our personal service, where also daily newspapers and the luxury of ordering groceries directly from your room are included.
    All accommodations have:
    • Air-conditioning
    • Bathroom with extra support bars and shower seat
    • Queen-size bed
    • Cable television, direct dial telephone, wired internet connection

    • Living area with sofa bed
    • Kitchenette with microwave/oven, refrigerator and coffee maker
    • Terrace on ground floor

    Studio
    Our studio, with its cathedral ceiling and sea view is extravagant in both space and design. It combines a bedroom, kitchen and living room. The studio is suitable for 2 people, maximum 3.

    Rooms
    Guest Rooms with a terrace are located on the ground floor and have a garden view. The rooms combine a sleeping area, kitchenette and living area in one. The rooms are suitable for 2 people, maximum 3.

    Suites
    The spacious yet cozy suites provide a peaceful oases away from home.
    The suites have a view towards the surrounding resorts and the ocean and are suitable for 4 people, maximum 5, and include:

    • Master bedroom with queen-size bed
    • Second bedroom with 2 single beds
    • Air-conditioning in both bedrooms
    • Bathroom with extra support bars and shower seat

    • Spacious living room with sofa bed, cable television, direct dial telephone, internet connection and ceiling fan
    • Fully equipped kitchen with microwave/oven, refrigerator, coffee maker, stove and dishwasher
    • Spacious balcony with view on surrounded resorts and the ocean

    Family Suite
    The family suite combines a standard room with a suite and is available for 5 persons, max. 6. The accommodation offers 3 bedrooms, of which 2 bedrooms with a queen size bed and 1 bedroom with a single bed. Furthermore it offers 2 bathrooms, a kitchenette, as part of one double room, and a fully equipped kitchen. The accommodation is fully air-conditioned. Further facilities are equal to the suite.

    • Swimming pool
    • Library
    • BBQ area/ BBQ night once a week
    • Reception/Tour desk
    • Wireless Internet
    • Safe
    • Baby crib/Baby chair
    • Iron facilities
    • Laundry facilities

    • Luggage room and refreshing area
    • Brucker Biofeedback Therapy Center
    • Mini Shop hotel amenities
    • Assistive equipment (selection available on location, others upon request)
    • Activity program for children and adults
    • Airport transfer (wheelchair accessible) free entrance to Sea Aquarium Park
    • Free entrance to Sea Aquarium Beach
    • Restaurant facilities on Hemingway beach


    Optional accessories

    • Scoot moped
    • high/low bed
    • a weight lift

    Home care

    • Home and medical care can be arrange.

    Excursions and activities
    Curacao has plenty of sightseeing opportunities, too many to mention them all. For instance, it is possible to see the always present flamingos; to enjoy the nature of the Christoffel Park, the largest National park.
    The Hato caves offer plenty of history with the stalactite caves, water parties and ancient wall paintings. Curacao has also got a number of interesting museums that are worth a visit, as well as the ostrich farm. Also the renowned 18th century plantation Brievengat and the Cunucu-homes are well worth visiting.

    Diving surf
    Concerning the ‘under-water-nature’, Curaçao is one of the most beautiful islands in the entire Caribbean and far beyond. For divers and snorkelers the waters around Curaçao are therefore a true paradise. But not just for them, Curaçao also has good surfing locations!

    Transport
    Buses on Curacao (called Konvoi) are a cheap mode of transport to see the island. It must be said that the location of the stops is not always clear, nor are the departure times. In addition there are mini buses that will bring you anywhere you want for slightly more money.

    Taxis are also very suitable and they charge a fixed rate. For a round trip though the Christoffel Park, you had best rent a car or a jeep. Renting a car is possible on many locations and proves to be a good idea on Curacao. That will allow you to discover the beautiful places.

    Transport adapted for wheel chairs is also available on Curacao.

    You can rent bicycles on various locations or form one of the hotels. Fees are between $ 5-10 per day. To rent a moped or a scooter, you need to have at least a moped drivers’ license and you need to pay a deposit.

    Practical information Curaçao
    Number of inhabitants of Curacao around 150,000, total area around 444 km².

    Population
    Curacao is a melting pot of as much as 40 groups within the population with roots in a Jewish, Portuguese, Dutch, African and South American past. The art of dance is one of the most important elements from the culture of Curacao. Also on this island there are many influences from other cultures like the Caribbean, Western European, African, Latin American and North American. The official languages are Papiamento and Dutch, but the popular language is in general Papiamento (kon ta bai ku bo? = how goes it with you?).

    Electricity
    The power voltage on Curacao is 110-130V/50Hz, some hotels and apartments however do have 220 volt. Most sockets are according to the American model. A converter plug or adapter is very handy; both are available on the island.

    Food and drink
    On Curacao there are many sorts of restaurants in various price ranges. The Antilles cuisine is a fusion of various influences, the Creole influence having the upper hand. A typical Antilles dish is funchi, which consists of maize semolina, salt, butter and water. The island does not have many own products. Because of the dryness many products need to be imported. Because of the affluence of fish around the island, you will find fish on the menu often.

    Fruits often from the basis for all kind of delicious summer drinks. Going out on Curacao, is around ‘Happy hours’. The tap water is good and safe to drink.

    Financial matters
    The Antilles guilder (ANG.) is the official currency on The Euro is more and more accepted as method of payment, but is still often exchanged for the local currency, the Antilles Guilder and/or American Dollars.

    ATM’s can be found anywhere; Credit cards are accepted almost everywhere.

    Climate
    Tropical climate; a lot of sunshine and a cooling north-east trade wind. Average temperature is 30°C.

    Time difference
    Curaçao is GMT/UTC Offset – 4h, Curaçao does not utilize Daylight Saving Time.

    Transport
    Buses on Curacao (called Konvoi) are a cheap mode of transport to see the island. It must be said that the location of the stops is not always clear, as are the departure times. In addition there are mini buses that will take you anywhere you want for slightly more money.

    Taxis are also very suitable and they charge a fixed rate. For a round trip though the Christoffel Park, you had best rent a car or a jeep. Renting a car is possible on many locations and proves to be a good idea on Curacao. That will allow you to discover the beautiful furthest points of keeps you independent from bus transport.

    Transport adapted for wheel chairs is also available on Curacao.

    You can rent bicycles on various locations or form one of the hotels. Fees are between $ 5-10 per day. To rent a moped or a scooter, you need to have at least a moped drivers’ license and you need to pay a deposit.

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    Contact

    Email:
    info@challengeresorts.org

    Telephone:
    +31 624 60 62 69 (NL)
    +49 260 7795 4900 (DE)

    Our Mission

    Stretching boundaries for people who are physically challenged or need care, devices and mobility equipment on their vacations.

    WE STAND FOR

    • Accompaniment from beginning to the end
    • Fully qualified care available
    • Advantageous fees
    • Specialized in the Carribbean and European destinations
    • Modern Resorts with high standards
    • Adventurous excursions