Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort

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Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort

Here, travelers will find a full array of amenities and a European-style atmosphere. Set on 14 sprawling acres, this resort has everything you need for a luxurious island getaway. Bucuti & Tara has been honored by National Geographic with a STAY Award and recently received the Green Globe High Achievement Award.

Bucuti and Tara is a good option for vacationers looking for some after dinner fun, as there is a fairly wide selection of late-night options to pick from. This oceanfront destination offers live shows on a varying basis, and there are at least a couple of bars at the resort to choose from. Also, as a couples-only resort, Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort is an ideal spot for a romantic retreat with someone special.

Located in Eagle Beach, fairly close to Oranjestad, Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort offers a warm welcome to travelers interested in staying in this part of the vicinity of Palm Beach. In case you're wondering, the center of Palm Beach is to the north-northeast.


Guests have several options when staying with the resort. All accommodations come with an ocean view except for the Standard and Superior rooms. All rooms are 350 sq ft at most, while the suites range from 415-700 sq ft. Not surprisingly, the Penthouse is the most luxurious accommodation with only 4 on-site. This comes with an amazing ocean view from your personal balcony and provides you with 850 sq ft of interior space.

With respect to overall style, amenities, and ambience, Caribya! has awarded this resort a 4 star rating. Learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they tend to be lower than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Look below for the in-room amenities provided by Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort.

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

If you desire a certain amenity for your stay, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

Stop by the front desk where the concierge will be happy to help you arrange sailing, diving, golf, horseback riding, and more.

Spoil yourself with an afternoon at the resort's spa. Combining natural products with innovative methods, you are guaranteed to leave feeling renewed.

Set right on the beach is Bucuti SandBar, an open air establishment where you can enjoy some drinks and listen to the live steel band music. The bar is open from 11:00 a.m. to midnight. Their Happy Hour is from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Live music entertains from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and again from 9 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Adults will revel in the mature, upscale atmosphere offered by the resort. Guests are advised that only one child is permitted per reservation. Click here for more complete information.

To see other general amenties at this location, check the list below:

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

If you have your heart set on a particular activity, it's always best to call with questions because these details can sometimes change. To find out more details about the kinds of activities available at Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort, click here.


The unique 'Dine Around' plan allows guests to sample exotic dishes in town. Purchasing a three-course meal voucher provides you with a wide selection of nearby restaurants.

Bucuti Restaurant, the main restaurant at the resort, offers guests both a beautiful atmosphere and the best in European and Caribbean Cuisine. The chef specializes in Vegetarian, Vegan, and Gluten-Free dining. The all-natural, certified organic, and pasture fed food makes for an irresistible choice. All ingredients are been carefully selected to ensure high quality. 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. Dinner is served from 6:00 to 10:30 p.m. For something extra special, reserve your private table on the beach.

Senses Fine Dining at Bucuti Hotel is hard to pass up if you consider yourself a foodie. Each meal is carefully crafted by internationally experienced chefs. They present you with a 5 to 8-course meal paired with wines and premium mixed drinks. There are limited seats available each evening to ensure this fine dining experience is like no other.

Still another thing to think about when deciding where to book your vacation are the local dining options you can find in the area. Vacationers who stay at Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort will discover a small handful of restaurants close-by. For more info about dining in this part of town, click here.

Guest Services

Making use of this property's guest services -- including the ones shown below -- are offered to help you stay stress free and relaxed while visiting Aruba.

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

This lodging option also has a useful set of business amenities, doubly great for professionals who are visiting for business-related reasons.

  • FAX


You will find lots of interesting sites and attractions situated near Bucuti and Tara. The nearest include Aruba Aloe Balm Museum and National Archaeological Museum Aruba. Since this resort is right on Eagle Beach, it is particularly appealing to sun-worshippers and watersports junkies alike. You can also lounge by the water at Eagle Beach, located within walking distance of the accommodations.

The resort is in the vicinity of Palm Beach, a beautiful destination for tourists to visit.

To see more about what you'll find near Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort, click here.

Contact Info

Location: L.G. Smith Blvd. No. 55-B, Eagle Beach, Aruba

General: (297) 583-1100

Reservations: (297) 582-5272

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


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