Aruba offers sunshine, amazing ocean views, and historical sites you can't miss, but don't miss their upbeat nighttime entertainment either. Whether you're looking for an off-the-wall hangout or a hidden spot with fine spirits, there are a surprising amount of options, particularly if you select a property with places on-site for guests to drink and mingle.
The properties listed here are among the best choices if you crave a taste of late-night Aruba. Some are better known for on-site entertainment options, while others are great for guests who want to be within walking distance of many venues.
Each of the properties listed in the table below are rated as having above par nightlife and entertainment, or for being found in areas where the surrounding nightlife is good too. Beginning with our top pick, the Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino, the very best are listed at the top; the rankings were created based on a number of relevant details, including their venues, their variety, and more on the properties and nearby.
Since live performances are synonymous with hotel nightlife, we've listed the availability of entertainment frequency at the hotels. Bear in mind, however, that hotels in Aruba tend to provide more entertainment during the tourist season, so be sure to call the hotel to ask about their seasonal schedules if it's important to you.
|Property||Location||Number of Bars||Lounge/Club||Live Entertainment|
|Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino||Palm Beach||5|
|Westin Resort & Casino||The vicinity of Palm Beach||6|
|Allegro Occidental Grand Aruba||Palm Beach||5|
|Radisson Aruba Resort & Casino||Palm Beach||3|
|Riu Palace Aruba All Inclusive||Palm Beach||5|
|Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club||The vicinity of Palm Beach||2|
Click on any of the top picks to view descriptions, facts, and photos about the property. Each one has a different ambiance and its own unique features to be proud of. These detailed pages can help you make a decision you're happy with.
When the time comes to let loose during your visit, you might appreciate a hotel or resort that's just a short walk from many after-dark hotspots. Though these hotels might not have live shows or popular bars and lounges of their own, they make excellent choices if you want to try out nearby establishments. So if you might be interested in trying tropical drinks at a bar or just watching the sunset with an icy cocktail, these properties are within a leisurely walking distance or quick taxi ride of several exciting venues.
Click to view specifics about the the properties below, and even more info about what's nearby, like important sites, beaches, and dining.
|Property||Location||Accommodation Type||Bars Within Walking Distance||Bars Within Short Driving Distance|
|Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino||The vicinity of Palm Beach||Resort||12||49|
|Holiday Inn SunSpree Aruba Beach Resort & Casino||Palm Beach||Resort||26||61|
|Divi Tamarijn Aruba||Oranjestad||Resort||10||59|
|La Cabana Beach Resort||Eagle Beach||Hotel||4||66|
|Divi Aruba Beach Resort||Manchebo||Resort||14||59|
|Ritz-Carlton Aruba||The vicinity of Palm Beach||Resort||9||47|
Cover all other aspects of your vacation and browse a different section of our guide. Read all about Aruba, and other topics. These enlightening aspects of travel are important after all, assuming there's fun to be had besides simply bar hopping and partying. You'll want to spend your days - and nights - at a property that has a great selection of amenities, as well as a wonderful setting, with plenty to do nearby.
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