Activities in Malmok

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.

There are a couple of dive operators and at least 6 interesting dive sites in the area. Click here to see our discussion of scuba diving in this area.


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.

If there are some anglers in your group, you'll be pleased to know there are several charter fishing services located in this area. To find out more about the closest fishing options, see this page.


Tierra Del Sol Golf Course

Hoping to play golf during your vacation? There are a couple of area golf courses. The courses in the area are The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course and Tierra Del Sol Golf Course. For more detail concerning the course, including contact information, number of holes, location, and more you can click on the course name. Click here to read our article about golfing throughout Aruba.

Sailing and Boating

Jolly Pirates

The following table summarizes some details regarding local providers that will help you enjoy some time on the water.

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 charter operators and local marinas visit this page.


Paseo Herencia Mall

If you have some foks who enjoy exploring new shops traveling with you, they may be interested to know that the area has more than 36 retail stores just waiting to be explored. To visit our detailed guide to shopping near Malmok, visit this page.


National Archaeological Museum Aruba

Sightseeing is also a great way to spend some of your time in Malmok. The area features a few historic sites and various other attractions of interest to visitors To read a more complete discussion of available sightseeing attractions, see this page.

Information about a firm that can show you the most interesting local sights can be seen down below.

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


If you love snorkeling you're in luck -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in Malmok. For a more thorough discussion of snorkeling, read this guide, which discusses snorkeling options.


New Image Aruba

Relaxing in a spa just might be the highlight of your vacation. If you'd like to go to a spa, you'll be pleased to learn there are a few in the area. Navigate to this article concerning spas in the area if you're looking for more specifics.


Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club

If you enjoy playing tennis you might want to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 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 lighting is available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on the names to learn more about 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

You can look through this table for information about other activities. for information concerning one other option. for information concerning 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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