Activities in Malmok

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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.


Malmok Diving

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 6 good dive sites in the area. If you need to find out more concerning diving opportunities in this area, can do so here.


Melina Charters

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.

Enjoy fishing? You might be happy to know 3 fishing charters operate in this area. Navigate here to view our article concerning this topic.


Tierra Del Sol Golf Course

Hoping to play golf during your vacation? There are two golf courses in this area. The courses are The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course and Tierra Del Sol Golf Course. For detailed information about the course just click on the name of the course. Furthermore, you can read this page if you'd like additional specifics concerning golf courses throughout Aruba.

Sailing and Boating

Jolly Pirates

More details about local providers that will enable you to spend some time out on the open water can be found in the table below.

Boating Opportunities Near Malmok
Name Phone Location
Black Pearl Sailing (297) 593-1554 1.6 mi. South of Central Malmok
Jolly Pirates (297) 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 learn about nearby marinas and charter operators read this article.


Paseo Herencia Mall

If there are some avid shoppers in your group, they might enjoy exploring a few of the 36 retail stores in the area. To find out about opportunities for shopping close to Malmok, check out this page.


National Archaeological Museum Aruba

Another great way to spend some of your time is to discover the area's sights and natural beauty. Among other sights, the area has a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to tourists. To navigate to our page about sightseeing attractions and opportunities, visit this page.

Information concerning a firm that can help you get the most out of your sightseeing time can be found here:

Sightseeing Services Near Malmok
Name Phone Location
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
Rumbaruba Tours (297) 586-2009 Sabana Lider, 3.4 mi. Southeast of Central Malmok


Malmok Snorkeling

If you enjoy underwater sightseeing you'll be pleased to know you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in Malmok. Navigate here to view our guide to local snorkeling opportunities.


New Image Aruba

Indulging in a trip to the spa just might be the highlight of your vacation. If you'd like to go to a spa, you'll be pleased to discover there are several in the area. To get more information on the options, check out this page.


Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club

If you like playing tennis you might want to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The information that follows can help clarify your options. Included is the number of courts on-site, whether lights are available for evening play, and a few other details. Click on the names to learn about other aspects of the property.

Accommodations with Tennis Near Malmok
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club 1.6 mi. South-Southeast of Central Malmok 2 check
Marriott's Aruba Surf Club 1.7 mi. South-Southeast of Central Malmok 2 check
Holiday Inn Resort Aruba - Beach Resort & Casino 1.8 mi. South of Central Malmok 4 check

For example, Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.

Other Activities

Glance through the chart below to learn about other activities.

Other Activities Near Malmok
Name Type Phone Location
Aruba Racquet Club Fitness Centers and Instructors (297) 586-0215 1.3 mi. Southeast of Central Malmok
Skydive Aruba Air Adventures Adventure Sports Provider -- 1.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Malmok
Vela Aruba Windsurfing Operator (800) 223-5443 1.4 mi. South of Central Malmok

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