One of the most desirable residential areas in Aruba, Malmok has the makings of a luxury resort community and it is on its way to becoming that. For now it is not overcrowded though it is the best place for snorkeling on the island, and a great place for shopping, getting in a round of golf, and playing some tennis.
A bit less crowded than Oranjestad, Malmok is a good location for divers who have a little more practice, since there are a few less services. However, departing from Malmok still grants you access to all of the same sites and other destinations in Aruba.
You'll find two dive services and at least 7 different dive sites to choose from. Those wanting to find out more about diving in this area, can do so by following this link.
Unlike other parts of the Caribbean, Malmok is not that strong of a destination for those looking to get in some deep sea fishing. Instead, fishermen coming to this part of Aruba will mainly be limited to shore fishing.
If you like to fish you'll be pleased to learn there are several charter fishing services that operate from this area. Take advantage of this extended discussion about nearby fishing options if you want to find additional details.
Hoping to play golf during your vacation? There are two golf courses in this area. The area courses are The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course and Tierra Del Sol Golf Course. Click on the course name for more detail concerning the course, including the number of holes, location, and much more. Those needing to find more details about golf courses throughout Aruba can do so on this page.
Additional information about area firms that can help you enjoy some time on the water can be found in the following table:
|Blue Melody Sailing||(297) 593-1554||3.6 mi. South of Central Malmok|
|Jolly Pirates||586 8107||1.7 mi. South of Central Malmok|
|Pelican Adventures||(297) 587-2302||1.8 mi. South of Central Malmok|
|Red Sail Sports||(297) 586-1603||2.1 mi. South of Central Malmok|
|Snorkeling Aruba||(297) 592-6373||2.2 mi. South of Central Malmok|
If you want to find out about charter operators and local marinas click here.
If you have some people who enjoy exploring new shops traveling with you, they might be interested to know that more than 36 retailers operate in this area. If you want to know more about shopping near Malmok, you can do so by clicking here.
Another great activity is experiencing the area's sights and natural environment. The area features a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. To find out more about area sightseeing attractions, navigate to this page.
Information concerning a firm that can provide a guided tour of some of the most enjoyable sites can be found in the table below.
|Action Tours Aruba||(297) 587-8710||1.9 mi. South of Central Malmok|
|Pelican Adventures||(297) 586-3210||Sabana Lider, 3.4 mi. Southeast of Central Malmok|
|(297) 586-2009||Sabana Lider, 3.4 mi. Southeast of Central Malmok|
If exploring a watery world sounds fun you'll be pleased to know you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Malmok. To navigate to our page about local snorkeling opportunities, click this link.
Indulging in a trip to the spa could be one of the highlights of your entire vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you might be happy to learn there are a few in the area. For a more comprehensive look at this specific topic, read this page, about spas in this area.
If you like playing tennis you might want to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.
The following table summarizes some key facts. At a glance, you'll see the number of courts on-site, whether lights are available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on each name to learn more about the property.
|Property||Location||Tennis Courts||Lit Courts||Tennis Pro|
|Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club||1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Central Malmok||2|
|Marriott's Aruba Surf Club||1.7 mi. South-Southeast of Central Malmok||2|
|Holiday Inn SunSpree Aruba Beach Resort & Casino||1.8 mi. South of Central Malmok||4|
For example, Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.
Information about a few other activities are summarized in the following chart.
|Windsurfing Operator||(297) 586-9000||1.5 mi. South-Southeast of Central Malmok|
|Adventure Sports Provider||--||1.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Malmok|
|Windsurfing Operator||(800) 223-5443||1.4 mi. South of Central Malmok|
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