Frequently Asked Questions about Villa Crownridge
Villa Crownridge is located on the west side of Bonaire near Kralendijk.
Our property manager will pick you up from the airport and bring you to Villa Crownridge. On arrival he will show you around and give you useful information about the property and the area. Of course he will also answer all your questions. We request you to send us your flight details.
No, you do not have to bring sheets and towels.
Frequently Asked Questions about Bonaire
Bonaire is located 50 miles (80km) north of Venezuela and 86 miles (94 km) east of Aruba, in the southern Caribbean. It is part of the “ABC” island chain, outside of the hurricane belt. The island of Bonaire is 24 miles long (38.6 km) and 3-5 miles (4.8-8 km) wide, 112 sq. miles (180 sq km) in area. +/- 12,000 people. The island is relatively flat, quite arid, with easterly trade winds. Bonaire operates on Atlantic Standard Time, but no daylight savings changes.
Bonaire’s average temperature is 82° F (30° C) and 75%
relative humidity. The average water temperature is 80° F (29° C).
Rainfall averages 22” (52.8 cm) per year, with average wind speed of 15
mph (25 kph).
Papiamento (local language), Dutch, English and Spanish.
The Netherlands Antilles Guilder (NAFl.) and US dollars are used in all businesses. Traveler’s checks and credit cards are also widely accepted. Credit cards are not accepted in some supermarkets.
Visitors over 15 are allowed 400 cigarettes, 50 cigars, 250 grams of tobacco, 2 liters of distillated beverages, 2 liters of wine.
Departure Tax for all international destinations is USD
$32.00 per person, payable in cash or debit/credit card (American
Express is not accepted). Must be paid prior to check-in.
The water is distilled from seawater and is perfectly safe to drink. Imported water is available.
Electricity: 110v and 220v
ABN/ AMRO Bank, Antilles Banking Corporation Bonaire, Banco de Caribe and Maduro & Curiel’s Bank. Most ATM machine will give you the option to withdraw Dollars or Guilders.