Some of the best attractions to visit in Aruba are their beaches. Nearby beaches will make this area particularly desirable.
Each of the access points along the coast of Aruba have their own unique features; even subtle differences could make a difference in which beach you choose to visit. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Click on the following names to learn about amenities and other details:
|Palm Beach||0.9||SSW||Palm Beach|
|Hadicurari Beach||0.9||NNW||1.6 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|Boca Catalina||1.6||NNW||2.3 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|Arashi Beach||2.0||NNW||2.7 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|Eagle Beach||2.5||SSW||Eagle Beach|
The most obvious one to visit is Palm Beach. Bear in mind that this beach is found less than a mile from the cottages, so you won't have any excuse to miss out one of the area's best places for enjoying the shore. 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. You won't have to feel rushed or uncomfortable while visiting, considering the amenities include showers and restrooms.
If you're searching for a beach where sunbathers can find plenty of privacy, Boca Catalina might be worth a visit. 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 situated a mile and a half north-northwest of the cottages.
Vacationers who are interested to know about what is close by might want to know how many miles the nearest town or city is from their location. Boardwalk Hotel is located near Tierra Del Sol; it's to the north of Palm Beach.
The following table contains a listing of areas near Boardwalk Hotel:
|Tierra Del Sol||1.4||N|
Travelers who crave an exciting itinerary during their trip to Aruba will quickly learn that Boardwalk Hotel is a great starting point for their adventures. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as The Butterfly Farm, and . Of the three, the closest is .,
These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those listed in the following table.
|Park||1.4||SSW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|The Butterfly Farm||Zoo||1.4||SSW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Movie Theater||0.9||S||Palm Beach|
|Movie Theater||0.9||S||Palm Beach|
|Bubali Bird Sanctuary||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.7||SSW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Aruba Aloe Balm Museum||Museum||2.9||S||Oranjestad|
|Lighthouse||2.2||N||3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|National Archaeological Museum Aruba||Museum||4.3||S||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Museo Historico Arubano||Museum||4.5||S||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Fort Zoutman||Historical Site||4.5||S||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Aruba Numismatic Museum||Museum||4.5||S||Oranjestad|
|Aruba Ostrich Adventures||Zoo||5.0||SE||Bushiribana|
|Park||6.3||ESE||5.2 mi. East-Southeast of Noord|
|Donkey Sanctuary Aruba||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.6||SE||5.0 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Balashi Gold Mill Ruins||Historical Site||8.3||SE||5.2 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Arikok National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||10.1||SE||8.0 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Fontein Caves||Cave||11.0||SE||9.1 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Guadirikiri Caves||Cave||11.8||SE||9.8 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Tunnel of Love||Cave||12.4||SE||10.2 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Aruba Model Train Museum||Museum||13.4||SE||San Nicolas|
|San Nicolas Community Museum||Museum||13.7||SE||10.8 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.9||SE||11.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, The Butterfly Farm might be just right for you. 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 details about nearby booking options is often an excellent means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. You'll be able to find lots of additional destinations to think about nearby, as this part of Aruba plays host to a sweeping variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. The table below shows the hotel booking options that are available nearby.
|Ritz-Carlton Aruba||0.1||W||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino||0.1||SSW||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club||0.3||S||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Marriott's Aruba Surf Club||0.3||S||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Holiday Inn SunSpree Aruba Beach Resort & Casino||0.6||SSW||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Playa Linda Beach Resort||0.7||S||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino||0.8||S||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Allegro Occidental Grand Aruba||0.9||S||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Brickell Bay Beach Club||1.0||S||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Radisson Aruba Resort & Casino||1.0||S||Palm Beach, Aruba|
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