What's Near Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino

Sometimes picking accommodations within walking distance of a good beach can make your trip even more exciting.

Visitors love that this property is directly on the water, so you won't have to go far to enjoy the most popular feature in the area. Located near many of Aruba's hot spots, but outside of the congested areas, this location provides the right balance to enjoy a mix of cool activities. The beach by this location is neither incredibly secluded nor packed with beach-goers.

Nearby Beaches

Surfside Beach

Obviously, since Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino sits directly on Surfside Beach, relaxing on the sand is popular with guests staying here. This is a popular spot for boaters, and with the airport nearby, you'll definitely see some planes coming in and out. Though it's not as quiet as some other beaches in Aruba, the interesting beach vibe and nearby nightclub always makes for good people-watching and a fun time. For those who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the names below to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Renaissance Aruba
Beach Distance Direction Location
North Renaissance Beach 0.8 SSE 0.9 mi. South-Southwest of Oranjestad
Renaissance Island 1.1 SSE 1.1 mi. South of Oranjestad
Druif Beach 1.8 NW 2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Oranjestad
Manchebo Beach 2.3 NW Manchebo
Eagle Beach 2.7 NW Eagle Beach
Palm Beach 3.9 N Palm Beach
De Palm Island 4.7 SE 4.3 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
Hadicurari Beach 4.9 N The vicinity of Palm Beach

North Renaissance Beach is the closest to the resort. If you find yourself across on Renaissance Island, you can head to the far north for a secluded beach that is perfect for catching some sun and watching the planes take of and land at Queen Beatrix International Airport.

If you're looking for a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, Renaissance Island may be just what you're looking for. This long, thin strip of 40 acres off Aruba's eastern shore is a private island accessible to those staying at the Renaissance Resort & Casino. $75 will also get you access, and the price includes lunch and use of a beach mat. It's situated just a short trip away.

Nearby Areas

Travelers seeking to learn a bit more about the area's important features may want to know how far the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino is located in downtown Oranjestad,

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Oranjestad 0.6 E
Mon Plaisir 0.6 E
Sividivi 0.6 NE
Companshi 0.8 N
Paramira 0.9 NE
Rancho 0.9 NNW
Cumana 1.5 E
Meifeld 1.7 E
Modansa 1.8 NE
Pimavera 1.9 E

Nearby Attractions

Aruba Numismatic Museum

Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino serves as a great locale for active vacationers. There are an abundance of active pursuits to be discovered when starting at this lodging. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, including Aruba Numismatic Museum, Fort Zoutman, and Museo Historico Arubano. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Aruba Numismatic Museum.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Renaissance Aruba
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Aruba Numismatic Museum Museum 0.2 NE 0.4 mi. West of Oranjestad
Fort Zoutman Historical Site 0.1 NNE Downtown Oranjestad
Museo Historico Arubano Museum 0.1 NNE Downtown Oranjestad
Wilhelmina Park Park 0.1 E Downtown Oranjestad
National Archaeological Museum Aruba Museum 0.4 N Downtown Oranjestad
Aruba Aloe Balm Museum Museum 1.7 N 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of Oranjestad
Park Curazon Park 3.1 NE Jaburibari
Noord Mountain Park Park -- -- Sabana Lider
Bubali Bird Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.2 NNW The vicinity of Palm Beach
Aruba Ostrich Adventures Zoo 4.5 ENE Bushiribana
The Butterfly Farm Zoo 3.4 N The vicinity of Palm Beach
Signature Park Park 3.5 N The vicinity of Palm Beach
4D Theater Movie Theater 3.7 N Palm Beach
Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 3.7 N Palm Beach
Bushiribana Historical Site 4.8 NE Bushiribana
Donkey Sanctuary Aruba Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.9 E 4.3 mi. East of Oranjestad
Balashi Gold Mill Ruins Historical Site 4.8 ESE 4.3 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
Natural Bridge Park 5.5 ENE 5.2 mi. East-Southeast of Noord
California Lighthouse Lighthouse 6.8 N 3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach
Arikok National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.7 E 7.1 mi. East of Oranjestad
Fontein Caves Cave 8.9 E 8.3 mi. East of Oranjestad
Guadirikiri Caves Cave 9.5 E 9.0 mi. East of Oranjestad
Tunnel of Love Cave 9.9 ESE 9.4 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad
Aruba Model Train Museum Museum 10.0 SE San Nicolas
San Nicolas Community Museum Museum 10.3 SE 9.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
San Nicolas Bay Keys Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.5 SE 11.0 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
Seroe Colorado Lighthouse Lighthouse 13.1 SE 12.7 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad

If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, Aruba Numismatic Museum is an option worth considering. The most powerful influence in the world is documented in this museum of money. Examine coins and paper money from all over the world in this charming little museum.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby accommodation options is generally a convenient means of getting a feel for the surrounding area. While there are only a handful of additional places to stay in this part of Aruba, the quiet surroundings here make it an ideal option for travelers looking for a secluded vacation destination. To get details about booking options available close-by, see the table below.

Accommodations near Renaissance Aruba
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Surfside Beach Marina Hotel 0.6 SE 0.5 mi. South-Southwest of Oranjestad, Aruba
Talk Of The Town Hotel And Beach Club 0.7 SE 0.5 mi. South of Oranjestad, Aruba
Wonders Aruba 0.9 N 1.0 mi. Northwest of Oranjestad, Aruba
Aruba Harmony Apartments 1.3 NNE 1.1 mi. North of Oranjestad, Aruba

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