Aruba Accommodations

The accommodations you'll find in Aruba are sure to please

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Aruba is not only home to unique rock formations, but a variety of lodgings for island guests as well. Despite the abundance of rooming options, plan to reserve your accommodations far in advance in order to nab the best deal. Resorts – and rates – in Aruba are competitive, with each hotel trying to outdo the other

In Aruba, the wide variety of options are sure to accommodate any traveler's needs. When you're ready to seek out the room that's right for you, take advantage of all the work we've already done for you. You can search for your favorite activity or amenity in the Best Hotels For section, select only the top-notch resorts from our Star Ratings, or even browse an alphabetical listing of island lodgings in our directory. As soon as you find a property that interests you, click on the hotel's name and you'll be able to review a more in-depth description of location, style, and amenities.


Accommodations Map

When you're planning where to stay in Aruba, location plays a primary role. You want to be close enough to all of the attractions you want to see, the hubs for any activities you want to participate in, and of course, the beaches. Vacationers should be aware that most of accommodations are located on the west side of the island, mostly in three main areas: Malmok, Palm Beach, and Oranjestad.

Malmok Beach, which is on the northwest coast, is a great location for guests who are interested in spending a lot of time participating in watersports. The Arashi Underwater Parkis located in the area, as is Aruba Beach Villas, which offers guest free windsurfing, kayaking, and snorkeling equipment to use during their stay.

Just south of Malmok is Palm Beach. The area surrounding Palm Beach is known for being one of the busiest sections of Aruba, and plenty of opportunity to participate in watersports abounds here as well. Many of the accommodations in this area are sprawling resorts with bonus attractions such as casinos. Examples include Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino, Holiday Inn Sunspree Aruba Beach & Casino, and Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort and Casino.

Further down on the map in southern Aruba is Oranjestad, the capital city. This city takes pride in its Dutch influences, with plenty of Dutch architecture for the eye to see. Guests will be able to choose from rental properties such as Aruba Harmony Apartments, sprawling resorts such as the Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino, and luxury hotels like Talk of the Town that has accommodations for your average vacationer and business traveler alike.

If you plan to book your accommodations on-line, keep in mind that many of the sites that allow you to book on-line will list a hotel as being in a large city, when in fact it is only nearby. Make sure you confirm that your choice is actually where the second party web site says it will be.

For more details about the lay of the land in Aruba, visit our Map of Aruba, which not only shows you an image of the island, but provides you with a rundown of what attractions you can find in each locale.


Amsterdam Manor Beach Resort Aruba

Aruba offers accommodation options that will appeal to just about any kind of visitor. Pick from low-cost accommodations, glitzy resorts, and plenty more in between. Those hoping to enjoy a spirited late-night scene will encounter exactly that at many hotels around Aruba. Read more information regarding them by using the links.

A great vacation destination with active on-site recreation is Marriott's Aruba Surf Club. Marriott's Aruba Surf Club offers one, two, and three bedroom villas with a variety of views and accommodations to fit the needs of all travelers. From the one bedroom villa to the three-bedroom ocean view, guests can choose the type and style of place that fits them best. All rooms are complete with air conditioning, floor to ceiling windows, king bed, over-sized bathroom with soaking tub and shower, fully equipped kitchen, cable TV, and private balcony. Find them at 103 L.G. Smith Boulevard.

One place positioned on the coast worth considering is Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino. Whether choosing a standard hotel room or an upgraded Tradewind suite, the accommodations at Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino are designed to provide guests with high-quality hospitality. Each room features a balcony for relaxation, and walk-in closets. Visitors will be able to find them at 101 L.G. Smith Boulevard.

Guests who appreciate good on-site dining possibilities should check out Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino. A Spanish-style resort nestled among palm trees and fronted by the cool blue sea, Hyatt Regency Aruba is twelve acres in paradise. Guests can find them at 85 J.E. Irausquin Boulevard.

These examples are only a few of what's available. Readers can find more details concerning hotels on the island here.

Condos and Villa Complexes

Paradera Park

There are non-hotel booking possibilities on the island, including lots of condominiums and several villa complexes. Beach-goers will usually have easy access to the beach, as many lodgings are situated right on the shore.

For guests searching to stay somewhere with an active bar and club scene, Paradise Beach Villas is one spot you may want to consider. Whether you choose to spend your days relaxing in one of the Jacuzzi's, enjoying a drink at the Tiki Bar, or simply taking in the view from your private balcony, paradise is at your finger tips. Paradise Beach Villas on Aruba is an exclusive all-suite locale just waiting to welcome you home. You can call them at (297) 525-4000.

If you're wanting to book a place to stay with excellent swimming pool facilities, one spot to consider is Tierra Del Sol Resort. Villas make a wonderful alternative because of its many obvious advantages. These tranquil villa homes gives the privacy and comfort, which generic hotels and pre-packaged resorts can not provide. To talk to them, call (297) 586-7800.

Those who prefer staying at a top-notch accommodation, Paradera Park is probably a nice spot to begin your search. The rooms at Paradera Park are decorated with tropical fabrics and rattan furniture to make every moment of your stay on Aruba island-style. Each has a kitchen and dining area, spacious living room, and private bathroom spread out over a deluxe studio, one bedroom suite, royal one bedroom suite, and two bedroom suite. The property is located at 203 Paradera.

Aruba has other choices. For more details about villa complexes on the island, visit this page.

Individual Villas

Some vacationers favor the independence offered by one of the many rental homes. To visit our complete guide to rental properties on Aruba, click here.

All-Inclusive Accommodations

Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino

Some people love the added certainty of all-inclusive pricing. There are multiple explanations why these plans are popular. For instance, they eliminate the need to budget your vacation in detail.

For night owls wanting to enjoy a good bar and club scene, Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino is one location you may want to consider. The Renaissance Aruba Resort and Casino offers a variety of rooms in a variety of settings. Guests can choose from an all-adult area or a family-friendly area at the resort. If you are looking for something specific and want to call ahead, you can do so at (297) 583-6000.

One place on the oceanfront worth considering is Riu Palace Antillas. Junior Suites with garden or partial sea views are available. Junior suites can have either one king-size bed or two beds. If you have questions and want to call before making reservations, you can do so at (297) 526-4100.

Anyone who needs to find out about more concerning properties offering all inclusive pricing, use this link.


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