The active and pretty beaches in Aruba are touted as some of the best attractions that you'll find in the region.
Therefore, most guests are delighted that this property is right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go out of the way to have an amazing view of the water.
Obviously, since Allegro Occidental Grand Aruba was built directly on Palm Beach, laying out in the sun is a popular pastime here. Water sports, fishing, and snorkeling are prominent on Palm Beach and equipment rental is available. There are also a number of hotels and restaurants to visit and people-watching remains a popular activity. For those who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the name of each one in the table to view our detailed article:
|Hadicurari Beach||1.1||N||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Eagle Beach||1.6||SSW||Eagle Beach|
|Boca Catalina||2.4||N||2.3 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|Druif Beach||2.7||S||2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Oranjestad|
|Arashi Beach||2.8||N||2.7 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|Surfside Beach||4.4||S||0.7 mi. South of Oranjestad|
|North Renaissance Beach||4.6||S||0.9 mi. South-Southwest of Oranjestad|
|Renaissance Island||4.9||S||1.1 mi. South of Oranjestad|
Hadicurari Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near the resort. Hadicurari is home to the Hi-Winds World Challenge, a pro-am windsurfing competition. Windsurfing is the most popular sport in the area and visitors have ample opportunities to learn new skills or practice what they already know. Bringing your own bagged lunch is an option at Hadicurari Beach, which provides picnic tables. Keep in mind however, that there may not be shower or bathroom facilities.
If instead you're interested in plenty of sand, surf and seclusion, Boca Catalina could be a better choice for you. 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. It's located just a meager trip off.
Guests who'd like some more information about what's nearby might want to know how many miles the closest city or town is from the property. Allegro Occidental Grand Aruba is located near the center of Palm Beach.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to Allegro Occidental Grand Aruba:
Allegro Occidental Grand Aruba serves as a wonderful lodging option for active visitors. There are more than a few fun activities to be discovered when searching from this lodging. You will find that this region touts a wide array of places to explore, such as The Butterfly Farm, and Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8. Of the three, the closest is .,
There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them named in the following table.
|Park||0.5||SW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|The Butterfly Farm||Zoo||0.6||SW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8||Movie Theater||0.2||SE||Palm Beach|
|Movie Theater||0.2||E||Palm Beach|
|Bubali Bird Sanctuary||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||0.9||SSW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Aruba Aloe Balm Museum||Museum||2.1||S||1.8 mi. North-Northwest of Oranjestad|
|Lighthouse||3.0||N||3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|National Archaeological Museum Aruba||Museum||3.5||S||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Museo Historico Arubano||Museum||3.7||S||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Fort Zoutman||Historical Site||3.7||S||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Aruba Numismatic Museum||Museum||3.7||S||0.4 mi. West of Oranjestad|
|Aruba Ostrich Adventures||Zoo||4.8||ESE||Bushiribana|
|Park||6.2||ESE||5.2 mi. East-Southeast of Noord|
|Donkey Sanctuary Aruba||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.3||SE||4.3 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Balashi Gold Mill Ruins||Historical Site||7.7||SE||4.3 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Arikok National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||9.8||SE||7.1 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Fontein Caves||Cave||10.7||ESE||8.3 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Guadirikiri Caves||Cave||11.6||SE||9.0 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Tunnel of Love||Cave||12.1||SE||9.4 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Aruba Model Train Museum||Museum||12.9||SE||San Nicolas|
|San Nicolas Community Museum||Museum||13.2||SE||9.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.4||SE||11.0 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, The Butterfly Farm could be a good option. After the first Butterfly Farm in St. Martin experienced such great success, one of the owners, William Slayter decided to take the concept to the island of Aruba. This Butterfly Farm, co-owned by Tony and Lori Cox, has been open since May of 1999, and remains popular thanks in part to the beauty and majesty of the butterfly, and also in part to William's quirky sense of humor.
Finding info about nearby booking options is generally a great means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. You can find no shortage of additional properties to consider before reaching a decision, as this part of Aruba has an excellent selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. View the table below to find full details on the lodging options located nearby.
|Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino||0.1||N||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino||0.1||S||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Playa Linda Beach Resort||0.2||N||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Brickell Bay Beach Club||0.2||ESE||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Hotel Riu Palace Aruba||0.3||SSW||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Holiday Inn Resort Aruba - Beach Resort & Casino||0.3||N||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Riu Palace Antillas||0.4||SW||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Mill Resort & Suites||0.4||S||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Marriott's Aruba Surf Club||0.6||NNE||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Divi Aruba Phoenix Beach Resort||0.6||SW||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
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