What's Located Around Wonders Aruba

Nearby Beaches

Druif Beach

People visiting this section of Aruba almost always enjoy a day at one of the lovely beaches. You should be able to enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.

Every location along the coast has its own individual characteristics, which could be better suited for a romantic stroll than a family outing, or vice versa. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Wonders Aruba. Click on the following names to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Wonders Aruba
Beach Distance Direction Location
Druif Beach 1.3 W 2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Oranjestad
Surfside Beach 1.5 SSE 0.7 mi. South of Oranjestad
North Renaissance Beach 1.6 S 0.9 mi. South-Southwest of Oranjestad
Manchebo Beach 1.8 WNW Manchebo
Renaissance Island 2.0 S 1.1 mi. South of Oranjestad
Eagle Beach 2.0 NW Eagle Beach
Palm Beach 3.0 N Palm Beach
Hadicurari Beach 4.0 N The vicinity of Palm Beach

Druif Beach is the one that's nearest to the hotel. Since this beach can be found one and a quarter miles from the hotel, you won't have to go far to find a place to sit by the water. Despite its location near Oranjestad's busy downtown, Druif is surprisingly relaxing and quiet. With no motorized boats being permitted, romantic walks along Druif's power white sandy beaches become increasingly pleasurable.

If you're looking for a beach where sunbathers can find plenty of privacy, Renaissance Island is an alternative worth considering. 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. You can find it located only a quick hike off.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who want to know a little bit more about what else is in the area might want to know how many miles the closest town or city is from their accommodations. Wonders Aruba is located outside the center of Oranjestad.

The areas found closest to Wonders Aruba are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Companshi 0.2 ESE
Rancho 0.4 W
Paramira 0.5 E
Sividivi 0.5 SE
downtown Oranjestad 0.7 S
Mon Plaisir 1.2 SE
Aruba Blue Village 1.4 NNW
Matadera 1.4 NNE
Modansa 1.5 E
Cunucu Abao 1.6 NW

Nearby Attractions

Aruba Numismatic Museum

Tourists in need of a fun agenda during their stay in Aruba will quickly learn that Wonders Aruba is an excellent home base for those who want to take advantage of this interesting area. In fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, like Aruba Numismatic Museum, Fort Zoutman, and Museo Historico Arubano, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Aruba Numismatic Museum.

There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Wonders Aruba
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Aruba Numismatic Museum Museum 0.8 S 0.4 mi. West of Oranjestad
Fort Zoutman Historical Site 0.7 S Downtown Oranjestad
Museo Historico Arubano Museum 0.7 S Downtown Oranjestad
Wilhelmina Park Park 0.9 S Downtown Oranjestad
National Archaeological Museum Aruba Museum 0.5 S Downtown Oranjestad
Aruba Aloe Balm Museum Museum 0.9 N 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of Oranjestad
Park Curazon Park 2.6 NE Jaburibari
Noord Mountain Park Park -- -- Sabana Lider
Bubali Bird Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.3 NNW The vicinity of Palm Beach
Aruba Ostrich Adventures Zoo 4.2 E Bushiribana
The Butterfly Farm Zoo 2.6 NNW The vicinity of Palm Beach
Signature Park Park 2.6 NNW The vicinity of Palm Beach
4D Theater Movie Theater 2.8 N Palm Beach
Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 2.8 N Palm Beach
Bushiribana Historical Site 4.4 ENE Bushiribana
Donkey Sanctuary Aruba Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.9 E 4.3 mi. East of Oranjestad
Balashi Gold Mill Ruins Historical Site 5.3 SE 4.3 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
Natural Bridge Park 5.4 E 5.2 mi. East-Southeast of Noord
California Lighthouse Lighthouse 6.0 N 3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach
Arikok National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.9 ESE 7.1 mi. East of Oranjestad
Fontein Caves Cave 9.1 E 8.3 mi. East of Oranjestad
Guadirikiri Caves Cave 9.8 ESE 9.0 mi. East of Oranjestad
Tunnel of Love Cave 10.2 ESE 9.4 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad
Aruba Model Train Museum Museum 10.5 SE San Nicolas
San Nicolas Community Museum Museum 10.9 SE 9.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
San Nicolas Bay Keys Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.0 SE 11.0 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
Seroe Colorado Lighthouse Lighthouse 13.6 SE 12.7 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad

If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Aruba Numismatic Museum might be what the doctor ordered. 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 you're choosing a location to stay in, it can often be smart to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a feel for the surrounding area. Even though you might only find a handful of other resort and hotel options in this part of Aruba, the tranquil surroundings here ensure that it's a pleasant option for those hoping to enjoy a secluded vacation spot. The following table lists all of the hotel booking options that are available nearby.

Accommodations near Wonders Aruba
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Aruba Harmony Apartments 0.6 NE 1.1 mi. North of Oranjestad, Aruba
Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino 0.9 S Downtown Oranjestad, Aruba
Surfside Beach Marina Hotel 1.3 SSE 0.5 mi. South-Southwest of Oranjestad, Aruba
Talk Of The Town Hotel And Beach Club 1.4 SSE 0.5 mi. South of Oranjestad, Aruba

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