Find a reliable car hire in the capital, Willemstad

Staying in Willemstad? Bocarrental provides a wide range of vehicles from suppliers in the Willemstad area. Whether you’re staying at the Renaissance or another nearby hotel we will hook you up with the best and most affordable car rental options.

The capital, Willemstad, is known for its architecture. Down town Willemstad is split into two areas divided by the harbor entrance the, st Anna bay. These two sides, Punda and Otrabanda, is connected with a floating bridge named Emmabrug. It’s forbidden to drive across this bridge and is solely used for pedestrians.

Why rent a car in Willemstad with Bocarrental?

When staying in Willemstad you can see a lot of the capital of Curacao without needing to leave. The flourishing Pietermaai area is filled with cosy bars and restaurants. Besides Punda and Riffort at the Otrabanda side, being one of the biggest shopping centers on the island, there is not much more to do or see. The nicest beaches are located towards the Jan Thiel or Westpunt area. Renting a car will almost be necessary when wanting to go beach hopping.

willemstad st anna bay and emma bridge

Need a car for 1 day? No problem we can arrange anything. We deliver your vehicle wherever you are located in the area.

To get you over the bar

  • No upfront payment needed
  • No hidden fees
  • Trusted connected car hire branches
  • On location car-delivery
  • Excellent customer service 24/7 online support
  • Great rates

Driving tips in Willemstad

First of we have to say that we consider the Willemstad area to be the city center including Punda and Otrabanda. The most important tips we can give when driving in the Willemstad area are the following; Parking can be a hassle especially when residing on the Punda area. There are two big parking garages in the area. The one at Renaissance is very spacious and there is always enough space to park your vehicle. The one located in Punda is smaller but big enough to find a spot outside of shopping hours.

willemstad area map

Willemstad Curaçao on Google Maps

 

Sightseeing and activities in the area

After seeing shops and monumental buildings for a while, you might crave to see more. By car you can easily access 2 beaches in under 10 minutes from Willemstad. Sea Aquarium Beach located at Bapor kibra is the biggest commercial beach on the island. There is plenty of parking space. The other beach is the Parasasa beach located in front of the world trade center in the Piscadera area. This is an open beach with plenty of parking space.

Nearby locations

Pietermaai

Pietermaai is part of Willemstad. From Downtown Willemstad (Punda & Otrabanda) It’s just a 4 min drive via the Ruyterkade (1km away)  Read more…

Jan Thiel

If you’re in downtown Willemstad the drive to janthiel should not take more than 14 minutes (14.2km away) Read more…

Hato International Airport

From Willemstad driving to the airport takes around 21 minutes (13.2km). If you are close to the airport we have vehicles ready for you. Read more…

Willibrordus & Coral Estate

Staying in the Willibrordus area? Willemstad is relatively far away. It would take 33 minutes by car (24.7 km away)  Read more…

Other locations

curacao our rental locations map
From left to right: Westpunt, Coral Estate, Curacao int Airport Hato, Piscadera, Cruise Terminal & Otrabanda, Punda and Pietermaai, Salina, Mahaai, Sea Aquarium & Janthiel