Handy Things To Know

Handy Things to Know

Manager
The manager speaks English, Dutch, German and some Spanish.
He will be your contact person during your stay and will do everything to make you feel at home.

Free WIFI Internet

Home Sweet Home has a fast free secured WIFI internet connection, also at the swimming pool. If you take your laptop, tablet or smartphone with you, you can use the internet free of charge.

24/7 Security Jan Thiel

Home Sweet Home is affiliated with Jan Thiel Security which patrols 24/7 by the Jan Thiel district, you can call 24/7 and within a few minutes the security is at the door. Jan Thiel Security has placed cams on the front of Home sweet home that they can view from their control room,.

Car Rental on Curacao

Curaçao is very suitable to explore by car. We have 2 good and affordable car rental companies selected for you which provide good service, DD Car Rental is at the top here you do not need a credit card and they deliver the car for you at the airport, at Noordstar they pick you up from the airport, the cars stand somewhere else on the island.

1. www.ddcarrental.com/

2. www.noordstarrentacar.com

Secure parking of your car.

You can park your car on the parkeerplace of Home Sweet Home, the carport can be opened and closed from the inside there is parkingplace  for all guests

Safe

In the Apartments and in the Penthouse there is a safe for your valuables.

Baby cots / children's chairs

In your apartment or Penthouse a cot and a child's chair can be placed on request, there are no extra costs involved.

Cheap calls

To make a mobile call you can buy prepaid tickets at the supermarket, gasolinel stations or one of the many snack bars. This makes calling a lot cheaper than with your own chip. Of course you can also make free calls via the WIFI connection we have.

Restaurants and "things to do" on Curacao

There are several restaurants nearby including Zanzibar (International cuisine and delicious Pizza), Tinto (Argentinian), Zest Mediteranean Curaçao where you can enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner. We have made a website by ourselves where we have selected the most (affordable) restaurants in the neighborhood Cheap (er) Restaurants & Bars and entertainment in Area Jan Thiel,  also other things to do on Curacao can be found on this website.

www.janthielcuracao.nl

Supermarket:

There is an Albert Heijn (van der tweel) supermarket within walking distance where you can do shopping 7 days a week from 8 am to 9 pm, on the Caracasbaaiweg there is Vreugdenhil supermarket this is affiliated with SPAR and cheaper.

BBQ

In our tropical garden there are several BBQs at your disposal.

Birthday or Wedding:

For cakes and other delicacies you can order via:

www.zoetcuracao.com

Walking routes:

When you walk down the hill at Home Sweet Home and turn to the right you walk into the nature reserve of the Jan Thiel lagoon. In comparison with other hiking areas, Jan Thiel distinguishes itself by the variety of salt pans and beautiful views from all kinds of hills. Many flamingos live in the salt pans. A wonderful area, just around the corner, to relax and enjoy nature. Do not forget to bring water, it can be very hot. The early morning and late afternoon are the best walking times.

10% discount if you stay at Home Sweet Home:

An unforgettable boat trip to Klein Curacao: www.mermaidboatrips.com

Dive center Curious to Dive:

www.curious2dive.com

Old quarry Santa Barbara golf course:

www.oldquarrygolfcuracao.com

Fishing trips:

Call Captain Ron: +5999 6640919

www.ronfishtrips.nl

Babysitting service or beautician:

You can contact the wife of one of the owners.

Fitness

Sports & Health Club The Challenge, a modern and professional sports center in Jan Thiel with the latest fitness and cardio fitness equipment.

http://www.the-challenge.net/

Windsurfing

Do you want to learn windsurfing safely? Come learn windsurfing at the windsurfing school of Curacao!

www.windsurfingcuracao.com

Watersport activities:

www.nonamewatersports.com

Measures against mosquitoes:

At HSH we have taken the necessary measures such as placing mosquito traps from in2care and the free use of mosquito rackets, you do not forget to bring lubricant.

Currency converter:

With this handy link you can calculate the exchange rate of the Euro or $ to the Curaçao Gulden.

www.valuta.nl

 

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