Arguably some of the best sights to see in this region are the beautiful stretches of shoreline. Here, you shouldn't be too far from multiple options.
Each stop along on the coast has distinct characteristics that will undoubtedly affect which one you choose to visit. All of the nearby shorelines in the following table have something unique to offer. Click the names below to view our detailed article:
|Santo Largo||0.5||W||6.8 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad, Aruba|
|1.3||SE||8.5 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Mangel Halto||1.9||NW||Pos Chiquito, Aruba|
|De Palm Island||3.0||WNW||4.3 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Dos Playa||4.2||NNE||7.4 mi. East of Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Grapefield Beach||4.5||E||10.9 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Rodgers Beach||4.6||ESE||Seroe Colarado|
|Boca Grandi Beach||4.8||E||11.6 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad, Aruba|
One of the closest picks is Santo Largo. Keep in mind that this beach is found a half mile to the west of this property, so you won't have to journey too far to get to this stretch of coastline. 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.
If instead you're looking for a less raucous beach scene, Dos Playa might be just right for you. 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. You can find it only a short taxi ride away.
Stopping over at a town or community close to your B & B can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Club Arias is found in Savaneta, a village in the vicinity of Brasil; it's to the southeast of Oranjestad.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to Club Arias:
|Noord Cura Cabal||0.8||E|
Travelers who are looking to try exciting activities during their trip to Aruba will find that Club Arias is in an ideal place for people who will be in and out trying various excursions. In fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like Donkey Sanctuary Aruba, , and Balashi Gold Mill Ruins. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Donkey Sanctuary Aruba.
These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those listed in the following table.
|Donkey Sanctuary Aruba||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||5.3||N||4.3 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Park||6.3||N||5.2 mi. East-Southeast of Noord|
|Balashi Gold Mill Ruins||Historical Site||3.0||NW||4.3 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Aruba Ostrich Adventures||Zoo||7.0||NNW||Bushiribana|
|Arikok National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.2||NNE||7.1 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Fontein Caves||Cave||4.1||NE||8.3 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Aruba Numismatic Museum||Museum||7.6||NW||0.4 mi. West of Oranjestad|
|Fort Zoutman||Historical Site||7.7||NW||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Museo Historico Arubano||Museum||7.7||NW||Downtown Oranjestad|
|National Archaeological Museum Aruba||Museum||7.9||NW||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Guadirikiri Caves||Cave||3.9||NE||9.0 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Aruba Aloe Balm Museum||Museum||8.8||NW||1.8 mi. North-Northwest of Oranjestad|
|Tunnel of Love||Cave||3.7||ENE||9.4 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Movie Theater||10.5||NW||Palm Beach|
|Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8||Movie Theater||10.5||NW||Palm Beach|
|Aruba Model Train Museum||Museum||2.5||ESE||San Nicolas|
|Bubali Bird Sanctuary||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||10.4||NW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|The Butterfly Farm||Zoo||10.5||NW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Park||10.6||NW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|San Nicolas Community Museum||Museum||2.8||ESE||9.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.8||SE||11.0 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Lighthouse||13.4||NW||3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|Lighthouse||5.6||ESE||12.7 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
If you're searching for somewhere a little different to visit, Donkey Sanctuary Aruba might be the right choice for you. 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.
When choosing where to book your stay, it can often be helpful to learn about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a better feel for the area. Readers will find plenty of other places to look at prior to reaching a decision, as this portion of Aruba has a sweeping selection of hotel and resort options. In order to find additional info about lodging options available nearby, consult the table below.
|Cunucu Arubiano||5.3||N||4.3 mi. East of Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Talk Of The Town Hotel And Beach Club||6.9||NW||0.5 mi. South of Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Surfside Beach Marina Hotel||7.0||NW||0.5 mi. South-Southwest of Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino||7.6||NW||Downtown Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Aruba Harmony Apartments||8.0||NW||1.1 mi. North of Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Wonders Aruba||8.2||NW||1.0 mi. Northwest of Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Divi Dutch Village||9.3||NW||2.1 mi. West-Northwest of Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Divi Dutch Village Resort||9.3||NW||2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Tamarijn Aruba All Inclusive||9.4||NW||2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Divi Village Golf & Beach Resort||9.5||NW||2.3 mi. Northwest of Oranjestad, Aruba|
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