What's Near Villas del Mar

Nearby Beaches

Eagle Beach

It's been said that the best sites to visit in Aruba are their beautiful beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each of the access points adorning the coast of Aruba are appreciated for different reasons; even small differences in features can make all the difference in how much you enjoy your visit. The following options each offer something a little different. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Villas del Mar
Beach Distance Direction Location
Eagle Beach -- -- Eagle Beach
Druif Beach -- -- Oranjestad
Manchebo Beach -- -- Manchebo
Palm Beach -- -- Palm Beach
Surfside Beach -- -- Oranjestad
North Renaissance Beach -- -- Oranjestad
Renaissance Island -- -- 1.7 mi. South-Southeast of Oranjestad
Hadicurari Beach -- -- 1.6 mi. North of Palm Beach
Malmok Beach -- -- Malmok
Boca Catalina -- -- 2.3 mi. North of Palm Beach
Arashi Beach -- -- 2.7 mi. North of Palm Beach

Eagle Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near 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 instead you're interested in a less raucous beach scene, Renaissance Island might be worth a visit. 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

Guests who are interested in finding out more about what's nearby might like to know how far away the closest city or town is from the property. Villas del Mar is situated toward the northern outskirts of Oranjestad.

The areas found closest to Villas del Mar are listed 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

Tourists who crave an exciting itinerary during their stay in Aruba will find that Villas del Mar is in a fascinating area with a number of sights. In fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like Aruba Numismatic Museum, Fort Zoutman, and Museo Historico Arubano. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one 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 listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Villas del Mar
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Aruba Numismatic Museum Museum -- -- 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 -- -- 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 Mega Plex 8 Movie Theater -- -- Palm Beach
Bushiribana Historical Site -- -- Bushiribana
Donkey Sanctuary Aruba Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 5.0 mi. East of Oranjestad
Balashi Gold Mill Ruins Historical Site -- -- 5.2 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 -- -- 8.0 mi. East of Oranjestad
Fontein Caves Cave -- -- 9.1 mi. East of Oranjestad
Guadirikiri Caves Cave -- -- 9.8 mi. East of Oranjestad
Tunnel of Love Cave -- -- 10.2 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad
Aruba Model Train Museum Museum -- -- San Nicolas
San Nicolas Community Museum Museum -- -- 10.8 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
San Nicolas Bay Keys Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 11.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
Seroe Colorado Lighthouse Lighthouse -- -- 13.6 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad

If you're looking for somewhere interesting to go, Aruba Numismatic Museum might be a good choice. 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

Finding details about nearby lodging possibilities is often a great way to get a better feel for the area. This portion of Aruba has several additional hotels and resorts to choose from, giving you lots to think about before reaching a decision. Find out more about the surrounding area's lodging options by reviewing the following table.

Accommodations near Villas del Mar
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Aruba Harmony Apartments -- -- Oranjestad, Aruba
Wonders Aruba -- -- Oranjestad, Aruba
Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino -- -- Downtown Oranjestad, Aruba
Surfside Beach Marina Hotel -- -- Oranjestad, Aruba
Talk Of The Town Hotel And Beach Club -- -- Oranjestad, Aruba

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