Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort

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Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort

Rejuvenate yourself at the resort's on-site spa or enjoy a flavorful meal at the Pirates' Nest Restaurant when you book a stay at the only all-inclusive adults-only boutique in Aruba, Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort. Here, travelers will find a full array of amenities and a European-style atmosphere right next door to the bustling Alhambra Casino. Set on 14 sprawling acres, his resort has everything you need for a luxurious island getaway and past visitors have been so impressed than in a reader's poll conducted by Conde Nast Traveler in 2013 it was listed as one of the top hotels in the region. In fact, this property is no stranger to awards. It has also been honored by National Geographic with a STAY Award and recently received Green Globe High Achievement Award.

Bucuti and Tara is a nice choice for guests hoping to go out at night, since there is a fairly wide selection of late-night venues in the area.

Located on the southwestern outskirts of Eagle Beach, Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort is a great choice for visitors who are thinking about lodging in this part of the vicinity of Palm Beach. It is 2.9 miles northwest of the center of Oranjestad.


Guests have the option of staying in a Superior or Standard Room. The 24 Superior Rooms, with their views of a courtyard garden, feature either a king-sized or two queen-sized beds, air dehumidifier and air purifiers, and elegant furnishings. The 24 Standard Rooms meanwhile have partial garden views but all of the other features are the same, including the square footage of 350 square feet.

This resort has received a 4 star rating, based on numerous measures, including overall quality, amenities, and service.

Below, you can see a listing of this property's in-room amenities.

  • Toilet
  • Television
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • TV Remote Control
  • Private Bath
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioned
  • Shower
  • Temperature Control
  • Refrigerator
  • King Bed
  • Terrace
  • Iron
  • Balcony
  • 120 AC
  • Hairdryer
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Non-Smoking Rooms

Contact the resort if you require all types of amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

Bucuti is happy to help guests make the most of their time in Aruba. Stop by the front desk where the concierge will be happy to help you arrange sailing, diving, gold, horseback riding, and more.

Treat yourself to a spoiling afternoon at the resort's pampering outdoor facility. Combining natural products with innovative methods, this spa promises to leave you feeling renewed.

Set right on the beach is SandBar, and open air establishment where you can pick up a mixed drink or two and enjoy live steel band music and a laid back vibe. The bar is open from 11:00 a.m. to midnight.

Adults will revel in the mature atmosphere offered by the Bucuti Beach Resort. This facility does not provide facilities to cater to children. Click here to read more.

The list below gives other general amenties at this location:

  • FAX
  • Outdoor Parking
  • Sports Available
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Multilingual
  • Movies
  • Gift Shop
  • Boutiques
  • Wi Fi Internet Access

If you don't want any surprises upon arrival, it's always best to call with questions just in case some of the amenities vary. To learn more info about the types of recreational opportunities that Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort offers, click here.


Fine dining is made simple at Bucuti Beach with several on-site restaurants, optional meal plans, and the unique 'Dine Around' plan which allows guests to sample exotic dishes around town by purchasing vouchers for three-course meals from a wide selection of nearby restaurants.

Elements Restaurants

Healthy, fresh ingredients are the elements that make Elements Restaurant such an irresistible choice. There are three different menu options including Organic/Natural, Vegetarian/Vegan, and World Cuisine. Every morsel of food that touches your lips at this restaurant has been carefully selected to ensure high quality. Everything is all-natural, certified organic, and pasture fed. Stop by from 7:00 to 11:00 a.m. for an American buffet breakfast indoors or on the deck, while lunch can be had in the restaurant or on the beach between noon and 5:00 p.m., and dinner is served from 6:00 to 10:30 p.m. For something extra special, reserve your private table on the beach.

Carte Blanche

If you consider yourself a foodie, you won't want to pass up a meal at Carte Blanche. Chef Dennic an Daatselaar presents a five course chef's surprise paired with wines and premium mixed drinks that are chosen to amplify the unique flavors. There are only 14 seats available each evening to ensure this fine dining experience is like no other.

Tara Lounge

Located next to the reception area, guests will enjoy a full American breakfast from 7:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at Tara Lounge on a daily basis.

Besides dining options on-location, those looking for extra culinary diversity might also be interested in some of the other nearby mealtime choices. Vacationers who stay at Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort will discover a limited but good selection of restaurants in the vicinity. It's never a bad idea to find out if there are suitable options in the area, even though Bucuti and Tara does have on-site dining, including Bucuti Restaurant and Sand Bar. To find out more about dining in this area, click here.

Guest Services

Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort offers a lot of guest services, including the ones that are listed below, helping you to get the most out of your time in this area.

  • Guest Laundromat
  • Handicap Facilities
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Concierge
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry
  • Security
  • Complimentary Breakfast

This lodging also has a few business amenities, which is nice for those who are visiting on account of business in addition to the beautiful area.

  • FAX


You'll encounter plenty of attractions situated near Bucuti and Tara. Some of these attractions include Aruba Aloe Balm Museum and National Archaeological Museum Aruba. Considering this resort is right on Eagle Beach, it is the perfect spot for sun-bathers and watersports fanatics.

Among the closest notable areas to the resort is Oranjestad. For even more adventure, take a day trip to a noteable nearby town to check out just what else Aruba has to offer.

If you're still curious about what's near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: 55-B L.G. Smith Boulevard, Eagle Beach, Aruba

General: (297) 583-1100

Reservations: (297) 582-5272

Website: http://www.bucuti.com/


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