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Riffort Village

Willemstad, Curacao
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There are some many restaurants to choose from. They are all Devine and delish. You can't go wrong... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jacksonville, Florida
via mobile
Pretty good

This area was fine, shops and places to eat. This is a REAL TOURIST TRAP. It is the first place... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Thaddeus H
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This waterfront entertainment center and shopping area is located at the entrance of St. Anna Bay, a dramatic position at the harbor gateway.
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“historic fort” (20 reviews)
“nice shops” (26 reviews)
Willemstad, Curacao
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are some many restaurants to choose from. They are all Devine and delish. You can't go wrong. It's a beautiful stroll along the water as it was an old prison redesigned. This is a must see spot. It's relaxing.

Thank AdventurousJax
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This area was fine, shops and places to eat. This is a REAL TOURIST TRAP. It is the first place everyone on cruise ships sees when they disembark so the prices reflect it. It also means it can get very crowded when a ship is...More

Thank Thaddeus H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Parts of the old fort are still visible, but otherwise it is just a shopping center and tourist trap....

Thank 1984Diver
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice preserved Fortress structure in the Otrobanda neighbourhood of Willemstad. The interior of this Fort is occupied by boutiques, restaurants and a hotel. The cruise ship dock is closely located so this place becomes fairly crowded with tourists. overall, a nice place to spend a...More

Thank ParadiseBoy909
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The riffort is a historic fort that has been refurbished to now house shops and restaurants. The fort wall is available after a steep climb but if you can, please do as the views are quite nice. When entering from the mega pier which is...More

Thank jlok2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rif Fort was built a couple hundred years ago, and has since been turned into an entertainment center with shops, restaurants and bars all utilizing the original structure of the fort, which is pretty cool to look at architecturally, and how the originally constructed the...More

Thank Rod B
Reviewed 20 June 2017

We had to walk through Riffort Village to clear the cruise port and enter Willemstad, it was unique. We stopped and had fondue at the Cheesery, very tasty! We looked in a couple of the shops, there are some unique shops in this area as...More

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Lots of shops, bars and places to eat. Great place to people watch. Located just outside the cruise port area.

Thank rpgovols
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This place you cross when you go on a cruise, or just while exploring Willemstad. There are some nice brand stores in here and the beautifull rennesaince hotel is located here. You can also climb on the walls and have a nice view of the...More

Thank Tbirdt-bird444
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

A few restaurants and shops. Nice atmosphere and views. Nothing too exciting. You can spend half a day here and also enjoy some okay food.

Thank atooma26
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