It's been said that the best places to visit in Aruba are stretched along the coast. There is not a beach on Tropicana Resort & Casino grounds but travelers should be able to locate some sand since the nearby area is only somewhat isolated. A day away from where you are staying will typically land tourists on a beautiful, local beach. You can also enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.
Each of the places along the coast of Aruba are appreciated for different reasons; the qualities and amenities associated with each can affect your experience. The following options each offer something a little different. Click on the names below to learn about amenities and other details:
|Eagle Beach||0.2||SW||Eagle Beach|
|Palm Beach||1.4||NNE||Palm Beach|
|Hadicurari Beach||2.9||N||1.6 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|North Renaissance Beach||3.5||SSE||Oranjestad|
|Boca Catalina||3.6||N||2.3 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|Renaissance Island||3.9||SSE||1.7 mi. South-Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Arashi Beach||4.0||N||2.7 mi. North of Palm Beach|
One of the most convenient options is Eagle Beach. Since this beach is a reasonable traveling distance away, your party won't have to travel far to enjoy an endless sparkling backdrop. Recently noted as one of the Top 10 Beaches in the World by Trip Advisor, Eagle Beach is a well-loved family beach where picnics and camping are commonplace. Water sports are popular on Eagle Beach and rental equipment and organized water activities are available to visitors.
If instead you're looking for a more secluded spot of sand, Boca Catalina could be just what the doctor ordered. Located in between Malmok and Arashi beaches, Boca Catalina is a popular spot for snorkelers, divers, and sunbathers. Thatched huts offer shady spots, and the calm, clear turquoise waters make it a good spot for kids to get in the water. You can find it located only a quick taxi ride away.
Visitors who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about the area's important features may be wondering how close (or far) the adjacent town or city is from their accommodations. Tropicana Resort & Casino can be found in Eagle Beach, close to Oranjestad; it's to the south-southwest of Palm Beach.
The following table contains a listing of areas near Tropicana Resort & Casino:
|Aruba Blue Village||0.8||ESE|
Tropicana Resort & Casino makes for a great place to stay for active travelers. There are an abundance of active pursuits to be discovered when searching from this accommodation. Yes, this section of Manchebo has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, including Aruba Aloe Balm Museum, National Archaeological Museum Aruba, and Bubali Bird Sanctuary. The nearest attraction of the three is Aruba Aloe Balm Museum.
When it comes to keeping the whole group smiling, you'll need to explore all your attraction options, like those shown in the table below.
|Aruba Aloe Balm Museum||Museum||1.4||SE||Oranjestad|
|National Archaeological Museum Aruba||Museum||2.4||SSE||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Bubali Bird Sanctuary||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||0.5||NNE||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Museo Historico Arubano||Museum||2.7||SSE||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Fort Zoutman||Historical Site||2.7||SSE||Downtown Oranjestad|
|The Butterfly Farm||Zoo||0.9||NNE||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Aruba Numismatic Museum||Museum||2.7||SE||Oranjestad|
|Park||0.9||N||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Movie Theater||1.5||NE||Palm Beach|
|Movie Theater||1.5||NE||Palm Beach|
|Lighthouse||4.3||N||3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|Aruba Ostrich Adventures||Zoo||5.2||E||Bushiribana|
|Donkey Sanctuary Aruba||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.4||E||5.0 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Park||6.5||E||5.2 mi. East-Southeast of Noord|
|Balashi Gold Mill Ruins||Historical Site||7.2||SE||5.2 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Arikok National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||9.7||ESE||8.0 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Fontein Caves||Cave||10.7||ESE||9.1 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Guadirikiri Caves||Cave||11.5||ESE||9.8 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Tunnel of Love||Cave||12.0||ESE||10.2 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Aruba Model Train Museum||Museum||12.5||SE||San Nicolas|
|San Nicolas Community Museum||Museum||12.8||SE||10.8 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||13.9||SE||11.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Aruba Aloe Balm Museum might be worth a visit. Aloe is arguable Aruba's most significant export and an important aspect of the island's economy. Since aloe was brought to Aruba in 1890, the industry has flourished here and Aruban aloe can now be found worldwide.
Getting information about nearby accommodation options is oftentimes an excellent means of getting a feel for the area. Readers will find lots of additional properties to consider in the region, as this section of Aruba offers guests a wide range of hotels and resorts to choose from. The table below provides a list of all of the booking possibilities that are available in the area.
|La Cabana Beach Resort||0.0||SW||Eagle Beach, Aruba|
|Mvc Eagle Beach||0.6||SW||Eagle Beach, Aruba|
|Costa Linda Beach Resort||0.8||SW||Eagle Beach, Aruba|
|Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort||0.9||SW||Eagle Beach, Aruba|
|Manchebo Beach Resort & Spa||0.9||SW||Manchebo, Aruba|
|Divi Aruba Beach Resort||1.0||SSW||Manchebo, Aruba|
|Divi Village Golf & Beach Resort||1.1||S||Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Divi Tamarijn Aruba||1.2||S||Oranjestad, Aruba|
|Divi Dutch Village||1.4||S||Oranjestad, Aruba|
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