The Best Accommodations for Nightlife in Aruba

Enjoy Nighttime Entertainment at Many Hotels on St. Kitts

Photo credit: © Bogdan Hoda |

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.

Accommodations Map

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.

Best Hotels in Aruba for Nightlife

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.

Best Overall
Property Location Number of Bars Lounge/Club Live Entertainment
Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino Palm Beach 5 check check
Westin Resort & Casino The vicinity of Palm Beach 6 check check
Allegro Occidental Grand Aruba Palm Beach 5 check check
Radisson Aruba Resort & Casino Palm Beach 3 check check
Riu Palace Aruba All Inclusive Palm Beach 5 check check
Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club The vicinity of Palm Beach 2 check check

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.

Hotels in Aruba with Great Nearby Entertainment Options

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.

Best for Nearby Nightlife
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.


Help us improve! We welcome your corrections and suggestions.