What's Near Villas del Mar

Nearby Beaches

Eagle Beach

Some of the best sites to visit in Aruba are the diverse beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

Each place along the coast has its own distinguishing features that can affect how much you enjoy your time near the shore. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Villas del Mar. Click the names below to learn about amenities and other details:

Beaches Near Villas del Mar
Beach Distance Direction Location
Eagle Beach -- -- Eagle Beach
Druif Beach -- -- 2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Oranjestad
Manchebo Beach -- -- Manchebo
Palm Beach -- -- Palm Beach
Surfside Beach -- -- 0.7 mi. South of Oranjestad
North Renaissance Beach -- -- 0.9 mi. South-Southwest of Oranjestad
Hadicurari Beach -- -- The vicinity of Palm Beach
Renaissance Island -- -- 1.1 mi. South of Oranjestad
Malmok Beach -- -- Malmok
Boca Catalina -- -- 2.3 mi. North of Palm Beach
Arashi Beach -- -- 2.7 mi. North of Palm Beach

Eagle Beach is the one that's nearest to the apartment building. 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 you're searching for a more peaceful beach scene, 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.

Nearby Areas

Visiting a town or community neighboring your apartment building can add a little something extra to your vacation, whether it's visiting the area's unique bars, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Villas del Mar can be found in the northern outskirts of Oranjestad.

The areas that are closest to Villas del Mar are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Matadera 0.4 E
Shaba 0.5 NNE
Aruba Blue Village 0.7 W
Babali 0.7 NW
Washington 0.9 NNW
Malpais 0.9 WNW
Montana 1.0 NNE
Cunucu Abao 1.1 W
San Miguel 1.1 NW
Sabana Lider 1.2 NE

Nearby Attractions

Aruba Numismatic Museum

Visitors who are looking to try exciting activities during their stay in Aruba will find that Villas del Mar is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. In fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, such as Aruba Numismatic Museum, Fort Zoutman, and Museo Historico Arubano. The nearest attraction of the three is Aruba Numismatic Museum.

These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those named in the following table.

Attractions Near Villas del Mar
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Aruba Numismatic Museum Museum -- -- 0.4 mi. West of Oranjestad
Fort Zoutman Historical Site -- -- Downtown Oranjestad
Museo Historico Arubano Museum -- -- Downtown Oranjestad
Wilhelmina Park Park -- -- Downtown Oranjestad
National Archaeological Museum Aruba Museum -- -- Downtown Oranjestad
Aruba Aloe Balm Museum Museum -- -- 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of Oranjestad
Park Curazon Park -- -- Jaburibari
Noord Mountain Park Park -- -- Sabana Lider
Bubali Bird Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- The vicinity of Palm Beach
Aruba Ostrich Adventures Zoo -- -- Bushiribana
The Butterfly Farm Zoo -- -- The vicinity of Palm Beach
Signature Park Park -- -- The vicinity of Palm Beach
4D Theater Movie Theater -- -- Palm Beach
Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8 Movie Theater -- -- Palm Beach
Bushiribana Historical Site -- -- Bushiribana
Donkey Sanctuary Aruba Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 4.3 mi. East of Oranjestad
Balashi Gold Mill Ruins Historical Site -- -- 4.3 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
Natural Bridge Park -- -- 5.2 mi. East-Southeast of Noord
California Lighthouse Lighthouse -- -- 3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach
Arikok National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 7.1 mi. East of Oranjestad
Fontein Caves Cave -- -- 8.3 mi. East of Oranjestad
Guadirikiri Caves Cave -- -- 9.0 mi. East of Oranjestad
Tunnel of Love Cave -- -- 9.4 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad
Aruba Model Train Museum Museum -- -- San Nicolas
San Nicolas Community Museum Museum -- -- 9.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
San Nicolas Bay Keys Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 11.0 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
Seroe Colorado Lighthouse Lighthouse -- -- 12.7 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad

If you're looking for an interesting place to visit, Aruba Numismatic Museum may be just what you're looking for. 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

When deciding where to stay, it's often smart to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. This section of Aruba houses various additional resort and hotel options to pick from, which will give you plenty to think over before coming to a conclusion. Find details about all of the surrounding area's booking possibilities by checking the table below.

Accommodations near Villas del Mar
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Aruba Harmony Apartments -- -- 1.1 mi. North of Oranjestad, Aruba
Wonders Aruba -- -- 1.0 mi. Northwest of Oranjestad, Aruba
Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino -- -- Downtown Oranjestad, Aruba
Surfside Beach Marina Hotel -- -- 0.5 mi. South-Southwest of Oranjestad, Aruba
Talk Of The Town Hotel And Beach Club -- -- 0.5 mi. South of Oranjestad, Aruba

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