Attractions in the Area Around Club Arias

12 | Natural Bridge

This park is located six and a half miles (ten kilometers) to the north of Club Arias, and is on Andicuri 1 .

13 | Andicuri

Reaching Andicuri can be an adventure, but the impressive scenery and white powdery beaches here make it worth your while. Its isolation and deep beach make this a particularly nice spot to lounge in the sun or to have a picnic.

Natural Bridge is located a quarter mile (a half kilometer) to the northwest of this beach.

1 | Black Beach

Aquatic adventurers can visit this dive spot off the coast, 8.8 miles (14.2 km) from Club Arias.

33 | Donkey Sanctuary Aruba

Before cars became the main source of transportation in Aruba, donkeys were brought to the island to serve such a purpose. As motorized vehicles became more prevalent, the need for donkeys decreased, and their care did as well.

This nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve is on Sta Lucia 4a, and is 5.3 miles (8.5 km) to the north of Club Arias.

35 | Parkietenbos Paintball Field

36 | Barcadera

This dive spot is located offshore, just a mile or two from Parkietenbos Paintball Field.

9 | Bushiri Karting Speedway

This go-cart raceways and rentals is located 9.1 miles (14.7 km) from Club Arias, and is on the northwestern outskirts of Oranjestad.

10 | Gente Bella Spa

This spa is a half mile (less than a kilometer) from Bushiri Karting Speedway, and is near the center of Oranjestad.

11 | Aruba Aloe Balm

Aloe is arguable Aruba's most significant export and an important aspect of the island's economy. Since aloe was brought to Aruba in 1890, the industry has flourished here and Aruban aloe can now be found worldwide.

Visitors can find this museum on Pitastraat 115, less than a mile from Gente Bella Spa.

6 | French Bark

This dive spot is found offshore, 8.1 miles (13.0 km) to the north of Club Arias.

7 | Father Piet Cave

The dive site is situated off the coast, only 1.2 miles (2.0 km) east-southeast of French Bark.

8 | Bushiribana

The site of a two former gold smelters built in 1825 by the Aruba Island Gold Mining Company, these ruins are a popular stop for visitors on there way to visit the Natural Bridge, and can't help but snap a few pictures of the unique rock formations.

Travel about three quarters of a mile (approximately a kilometer and a half) west from Father Piet Cave to reach this historical site.

3 | Louis XV

At Louis XV, visitors will find an eclectic collection of antiques and curiosities. You can feel free to visit the collection just to view the many international antiques, or come with the intention to buy, as mostly everything is for sale.

Interested visitors can find this antiques and used merchandise dealer at 158-G Tanki Leendert, seven and a half miles (12 kilometers) to the northwest of Club Arias.

4 | Arawa Waterpark

Situated on the southeastern outskirts of the neighborhood of Moko, this amusement/theme park is located just 0.9 miles (1.5 km) north-northeast of Louis XV.

5 | Park Curazon

This park is situated on Jaburibari 150 , and is just 0.4 miles (0.6 km) from Arawa Waterpark.

34 | Conchi (Natural Pool)

Making your way out here, you may feel as though you're discovering a new area, seeing a place never before traveled. While the trek out here prevents many people from coming, those who do make it out are rewarded with a serene natural swimming area, phenomenal views of the ocean, and the wonderful sound of water crashing hard into the many rock formations that cover this region.

Guests can find this beach within traveling range of Oranjestad, 5.2 miles (8.4 km) to the north of Club Arias.

31 | Healthy Living Club

Travelers can find this fitness centers and instructors on the northern outskirts of Piedra Plat, 6.1 miles (9.9 km) to the northwest of Club Arias.

32 | Aruba Vacation Waterpark

Guests who choose to stay at Aruba Vacation Park have access to an expansive waterpark where fun and adventure are easy to come by. Climb to the top of one of the slides -- if you dare -- and zip down into the depths of the pool as you scream with glee, then stick around and swim before heading over to the on-site restaurant.

Make your way southeast for a half mile (a kilometer) from Healthy Living Club "Gym" to reach this amusement/theme park, which is located within traveling distance of Oranjestad.

51 | Aruba International Raceway Park

This auto racetracks is 3.3 miles (5.3 km) from Club Arias, and is within driving distance of Oranjestad.

52 | Tunnel of Love

One of the many caves set at Arikok National Park, the Tunnel of Love was so named for its heart shaped entrance.

Go three quarters of a mile (one and a quarter kilometers) north from Aruba International Raceway Park to get to this cave, which is located within traveling range of Oranjestad.

48 | Hole in the Wall

Travelers will find this dive site located off the coast, 2.3 miles (3.7 km) to the west-northwest of Club Arias.

49 | Isla Di Oro

Visitors can find this dive site offshore, only 0.4 miles (0.6 km) from Hole in the Wall.

50 | Mangel Halto

Mangel Halto is a small, peaceful snorkeling and suntanning haven jutting out from Pos Chiquito. Surrounded by intriguing mangroves and dotted with thatched huts, its a wonderful little spot for relaxing in the middle of a residential area.

This beach is only 0.4 miles (0.6 km) northeast of Isla Di Oro.

42 | The Wall

Guests will be able to find this dive site located offshore, 4.2 miles (6.7 km) west-northwest of Club Arias.

43 | Mangel Halto

Visitors can find this dive site offshore, a short distance away east-southeast of The Wall.

44 | Jane C Wreck

Underwater explorers will find the submerged dive spot within walking distance from Mangel Halto.

45 | Palm Island

Interested visitors will be able to find this dive site offshore, within walking distance east of Jane C Wreck.

46 | De Palm Beach

This beach is located a short distance from Palm Island.

47 | Balashi Gold Mill Ruins

The ruins of an old gold mill, the old site today is a frequent stop for visitors exploring the area. However, there is little here other than the ruins, so you may need a guide or some background knowledge if you were hoping for historical context.

Go three miles (five kilometers) to the northwest from Club Arias to reach this historical site.

37 | Arikok National Park

At the center of the island of Aruba is Mount Arikok, and the surrounding Arikok National Park. The largest natural attraction on the island, this National Park is incredibly conscientious of the local eco-sytem, and invites guests to carefully enjoy Aruba's nature via nature walks, camping (with proper permits), and more.

Situated at 42 Piedra Plat, this nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve is three miles (five kilometers) north-northeast of Club Arias.

38 | Dos Playa

Located in the Arikok National Park, this hidden beach is a favorite among surfers. Though not recommended for swimmers due to the crashing waves that pound the eastern shore of Aruba year-round, this secluded beach makes for great sight-seeing and is a perfect picnic spot.

Arikok National Park is located a mile (a kilometer and a half) to the south-southwest of this beach.

63 | Pet Cemetery

Interested guests can find this dive site directly off the coast, 4.8 miles (7.7 km) from Club Arias.

64 | Rodgers Beach

Snorkeling along the coral reef is a popular past time at Rodger's Beach, but for a little more excitement, there is also live entertainment. Shower facilities and a quaint bar and grill can also be found nearby.

This beach is on the western edge of the neighborhood of Seroe Colarado, only 0.4 miles (0.6 km) from Pet Cemetery .

65 | JADS Dive Center

With just six staff members, JAD Diver Center likes to keep things small and personal. This means you'll encounter a highly qualified staff that loves what they do when you visit JADS.

Situated on the bay, this dive service is located 0.4 miles (0.6 km) south-southeast of Rodgers Beach.

66 | Baby Beach

Swimming and snorkeling in the shallow, calm waters are the major draws for this Aruban destination, as the water surrounding the coral only ever reaches five feet in depth. The beach remains very quiet except on days when there are cruise ship excursions here.

This beach is in the southern part of the neighborhood of Seroe Colarado, a short distance from JADS Dive Center.

62 | San Nicolas Bay Keys

Consisting of five small islands off the coast of San Nicolas, this area was once a prime area for birds to nest. However, decades of population growth and the adjacent oil refinery have caused some issues. Luckily, progress, education, and conservation movements have helped begin an era of recovery.

Club Arias is approximately four miles (approximately six kilometers) to the northwest of this nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve.

14 | Tugboat

Guests can find this dive site off the coast, approximately eight miles (13 kilometers) to the northwest of Club Arias.

15 | Fisherman Pier

This marina is located on the bay, and is only 0.5 miles (0.9 km) northeast of Tugboat.

16 | Oranjestad Harbor Exit

The dive site is located offshore, only 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from Fisherman Pier.

17 | Crystal Casino

When one casino just isn't enough, fill your nights with entertainment at sister casinos Crystal and Seaport. Crystal Casino is open 24-hours-a-day, and features the largest table bank roll on the island.

Visitors can find this casino at Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino, less than a mile north of Oranjestad Harbor Exit.

18 | Okeanos Spa

From the relaxing decor to the herbal tea served to every guest, Okeonos Spa is a full service holistic wellness center at one of the top resorts on the island.

Situated on the premises of Renaissance Mall, this spa is located less than a hundred yards (about a hundred meters) from Crystal Casino.

19 | National Archaeological Museum Aruba

Located in downtown Oranjestad, this is both museum and research institution whose purpose is to educate locals and tourists alike about Aruba's colorful history and preserve that knowledge through the generations.

You will find this museum near the heart of downtown Oranjestad, a couple hundred yards (a few hundred meters) from Okeanos Spa.

20 | Seaport Casino

Enjoy a night of gambling at sister casinos Crystal and Seaport. Seaport Casino offers some of the best odds in Aruba, especially for gamers who get their hands on a Free Play Cash Card.

Found at Renaissance Mall, this casino is located 0.3 miles (0.4 km) from National Archaeological Museum Aruba.

21 | Two Submerged Planes

Travelers will be able to find this dive site located off the coast, approximately a mile and a half (approximately two kilometers) south of Seaport Casino.

22 | Museo Historico Arubano

The Historical Museum of Aruba follows Aruban history from the first settlers to modern day, showcasing some of the island's greatest achievements, as well as its most difficult challenges. Founded in 1983, three years before Aruba's independence, the museum would play a crucial role in preserving the island's heritage.

You can find this museum on the premises of Fort Zoutman, approximately a mile and a half (approximately two and a half kilometers) north of Two Submerged Planes.

23 | Fort Zoutman

This fort warded off English attack in 1799 and is the oldest building on Aruba. Through the years it functioned as many important things, from police station to library.

This historical site is located less than a hundred yards (less than a hundred meters) from Museo Historico Arubano.

24 | Wilhelmina Park

Interested guests can find this park a few hundred yards (a few hundred meters) from Fort Zoutman.

25 | Aruba Numismatic Museum

The most powerful influence in the world is documented in this museum of money. Examine coins and paper money from all over the world in this charming little museum.

Visitors will be able to find this museum near the middle of Oranjestad, a few hundred yards (a quarter kilometer) from Wilhelmina Park.

26 | Renaissance Island

Find this submerged dive spot less than a mile south of Aruba Numismatic Museum.

27 | North Renaissance Beach

If you find yourself across on Renaissance Island, you can head to the far north for a secluded beach that is perfect for catching some sun and watching the planes take of and land at Queen Beatrix International Airport.

When you're coming from Renaissance Island, go a short distance northeast to locate this beach.

28 | Surfside Beach

This is a popular spot for boaters, and with the airport nearby, you'll definitely see some planes coming in and out. Though it's not as quiet as some other beaches in Aruba, the interesting beach vibe and nearby nightclub always makes for good people-watching and a fun time.

This beach is on the southern outskirts of Oranjestad, a quarter mile (a half kilometer) from North Renaissance Beach.

29 | Renaissance Island

This long, thin strip of 40 acres off Aruba's eastern shore is a private island accessible to those staying at the Renaissance Resort & Casino. $75 will also get you access, and the price includes lunch and use of a beach mat.

Surfside Beach is located a half mile (three quarters of a kilometer) to the north of this beach.

30 | Trinidad Stadium

This sporting event venue is located less than a mile north-northeast of Renaissance Island, and is on Stadion Weg.

53 | Savaneta

Interested visitors can find this dive site off the coast, 0.7 miles (1.1 km) south west of Club Arias.

54 | Santo Largo

This secluded beach is located less than a mile from the town of Savaneta, and is separated from residential areas by a large, wide region of mangroves. Once at the beach, there are no facilities available, but bringing your own food and having a picnic can make for a really special afternoon.

When coming from Savaneta, go a short distance (about three quarters of a kilometer) north to locate this beach.

57 | Aruba Golf Club

The Golf Club is located on the western part of the island, and is somewhat isolated from more heavily touristed areas. This quirky golf course is the oldest on the island, and is full of charm.

This golf course is situated within traveling distance of Oranjestad, and is four miles (six and a half kilometers) to the east of Club Arias.

58 | Grapefield Beach

Located just opposite the Aruba Golf Club, Grapefield Beach makes for the perfect spot to wind down after a round of golf. While the waves can be rough, the sand is white and the scenery breath-taking.

Found within easy traveling range of Oranjestad, this beach is only 0.5 miles (0.8 km) from Aruba Golf Club.

59 | Boca Grandi Beach

Boca Grandi Beach is the perfect spot to learn to windsurf or to go kitesurfing. Watching the action on the water from the shore can be equally interesting, and certainly safer.

Found within traveling distance of Oranjestad, this beach is less than a mile south-southeast of Grapefield Beach.

60 | Bachelor's Beach

Bachelor's Beach, or Boca Tabla as the locals call it, is a great spot for learning to windsurf, while kite-boarding and snorkeling are also good options. The beach is very quiet with no restaurants or other facilities existing in the immediate vicinity.

From Boca Grandi Beach, go a half mile (a kilometer) south to locate this beach.

61 | Captain Roger Wreck

Visit this dive site offshore, a mile or two north of Bachelor's Beach.

67 | Seroe Colorado Lighthouse

Club Arias is five and a half miles (nine kilometers) to the west-northwest of this lighthouse.

68 | Punta Basora

Scuba divers can reach this offshore dive spot just 0.3 miles (0.4 km) from Seroe Colorado Lighthouse.

69 | Shark Caves

Reach this dive site offshore, within walking distance north-northeast of Punta Basora.

70 | Vera

Find this dive site offshore, a short distance (about three quarters of a kilometer) to the northeast of Shark Caves.

40 | Fontein Caves

Fontein Cave is not only a unique natural attraction in Aruba, but it is an important part of history. Cave drawings and other artifacts that have been found over the years give scientists a clue that the native Arawak Indians once performed tribal rituals in this spot.

Interested guests will be able to find this cave within traveling distance of Oranjestad, four miles (six and a half kilometers) northeast of Club Arias.

41 | Guadirikiri Caves

Located on the property of the Arikok National Park, Guadirikiri Caves are fabled to be the spot where two lovers burst through the rocks to create the two domed entrances, and flew to heaven. Though fascinating, many guests find it hard to believe that this dark and gritty spot is the site of anything so romantic.

Make your way less than a mile (a kilometer and a half) to the south-southeast from Fontein Caves to find this cave, which is situated on San Fuego 70.

55 | Zeewijk

You will be able to find this dive site located offshore, approximately two miles (approximately three kilometers) to the southeast of Club Arias.

56 | San Nicolas Community Museum

The San Nicolas Community Museum is is a small museum offering a very large amount of information to anyone who asks for it. Despite its name, the San Nicholas Community Museum has exhibits that span around the entire globe and all eras of the world's history.

Guests can find this museum on Main Street, three miles (four and a half kilometers) east-southeast of Club Arias.

The map above shows 69 nearby attractions you can find within nine and a half miles (15 kilometers) of Club Arias. A concentration of options are situated within Oranjestad, which guests will find 8.1 miles (13.0 km) to the northwest of the accommodation. For a broader view of the area, or to find out more about the points shown, use your mouse to explore the map. Map numbers shown on the pins above correspond with those found in the list that follows.

Attractions Near Club Arias
Map No. Type Attraction Name Distance from Hotel
1 Dive Site Black Beach 8.8 mi. (14.2 km)
2 Antiques and Used Merchandise Dealer Louis XV 7.6 mi. (12.2 km)
3 Amusement/Theme Park Arawa Waterpark 8.1 mi. (13.1 km)
4 Park Park Curazon 7.8 mi. (12.5 km)
5 Dive Site French Bark 8.1 mi. (13.0 km)
6 Dive Site Father Piet Cave 7.3 mi. (11.8 km)
7 Historical Site Bushiribana 7.4 mi. (11.9 km)
8 Excursions and Sightseeing Service ABC Aruba Tours 9.4 mi. (15.1 km)
9 Go-Cart Raceways and Rentals Bushiri Karting Speedway 9.1 mi. (14.7 km)
10 Spa Gente Bella Spa 8.6 mi. (13.9 km)
11 Museum Aruba Aloe Balm Museum 8.8 mi. (14.2 km)
12 Park Natural Bridge 6.3 mi. (10.2 km)
13 Beach Andicuri 6.1 mi. (9.7 km)
14 Dive Site Tugboat 8.1 mi. (13.0 km)
15 Marina Fisherman Pier 7.9 mi. (12.8 km)
16 Dive Site Oranjestad Harbor Exit 7.4 mi. (12.0 km)
17 Casino Crystal Casino 7.9 mi. (12.7 km)
18 Spa Okeanos Spa 7.9 mi. (12.6 km)
19 Museum National Archaeological Museum Aruba 7.9 mi. (12.7 km)
20 Casino Seaport Casino 7.7 mi. (12.4 km)
21 Dive Site Two Submerged Planes 6.9 mi. (11.1 km)
22 Museum Museo Historico Arubano 7.7 mi. (12.3 km)
23 Historical Site Fort Zoutman 7.7 mi. (12.3 km)
24 Park Wilhelmina Park 7.6 mi. (12.2 km)
25 Museum Aruba Numismatic Museum 7.6 mi. (12.2 km)
26 Dive Site Renaissance Island 7.0 mi. (11.3 km)
27 Beach North Renaissance Beach 7.0 mi. (11.2 km)
28 Beach Surfside Beach 6.9 mi. (11.1 km)
29 Beach Renaissance Island 6.7 mi. (10.7 km)
30 Sporting Event Venue Trinidad Stadium 6.8 mi. (11.0 km)
31 Fitness Centers and Instructors Healthy Living Club "Gym" 6.1 mi. (9.9 km)
32 Amusement/Theme Park Aruba Vacation Waterpark 5.5 mi. (8.9 km)
33 Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve Donkey Sanctuary Aruba 5.3 mi. (8.5 km)
34 Beach Conchi (Natural Pool) 5.2 mi. (8.4 km)
35 Paint Ball Excursion Operator Parkietenbos Paintball Field 4.7 mi. (7.5 km)
36 Dive Site Barcadera 5.4 mi. (8.7 km)
37 Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve Arikok National Park 3.2 mi. (5.1 km)
38 Beach Dos Playa 4.2 mi. (6.8 km)
40 Cave Fontein Caves 4.1 mi. (6.6 km)
41 Cave Guadirikiri Caves 3.9 mi. (6.2 km)
42 Dive Site The Wall 4.2 mi. (6.7 km)
43 Dive Site Mangel Halto 3.4 mi. (5.5 km)
44 Dive Site Jane C Wreck 3.6 mi. (5.7 km)
45 Dive Site Palm Island 3.1 mi. (5.0 km)
46 Beach De Palm Beach 3.0 mi. (4.8 km)
47 Historical Site Balashi Gold Mill Ruins 3.0 mi. (4.8 km)
48 Dive Site Hole in the Wall 2.3 mi. (3.7 km)
49 Dive Site Isla Di Oro 1.9 mi. (3.1 km)
50 Beach Mangel Halto 1.9 mi. (3.0 km)
51 Auto Racetracks Aruba International Raceway Park 3.3 mi. (5.3 km)
52 Cave Tunnel of Love 3.7 mi. (5.9 km)
53 Dive Site Savaneta 0.7 mi. (1.1 km)
54 Beach Santo Largo 0.5 mi. (0.9 km)
55 Dive Site Zeewijk 1.9 mi. (3.0 km)
56 Museum San Nicolas Community Museum 2.8 mi. (4.5 km)
57 Golf Course Aruba Golf Club 4.0 mi. (6.5 km)
58 Beach Grapefield Beach 4.5 mi. (7.2 km)
59 Beach Boca Grandi Beach 4.8 mi. (7.7 km)
60 Beach Bachelor's Beach 5.1 mi. (8.2 km)
61 Dive Site Captain Roger Wreck 5.1 mi. (8.3 km)
62 Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve San Nicolas Bay Keys 3.8 mi. (6.2 km)
63 Dive Site Pet Cemetery 4.8 mi. (7.7 km)
64 Beach Rodgers Beach 4.6 mi. (7.5 km)
65 Dive Service JADS Dive Center 4.9 mi. (7.9 km)
66 Beach Baby Beach 5.1 mi. (8.2 km)
67 Lighthouse Seroe Colorado Lighthouse 5.6 mi. (9.0 km)
68 Dive Site Punta Basora 5.8 mi. (9.3 km)
69 Dive Site Shark Caves 5.8 mi. (9.3 km)
70 Dive Site Vera 6.0 mi. (9.6 km)


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