The sparkling beaches in Aruba are touted by locals as some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that the island has to offer.
If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Divi Aruba Phoenix Beach Resort is the right spot for you. This property is located along the shore, so tourists can spend as much time as they like soaking up the sun if they so desire. The beach on-site is a busy locale, the perfect choice for vacationers whose preference is to be in the middle of a crowd.
Of course, since Divi Aruba Phoenix Beach Resort is positioned directly on Palm Beach, relaxing on the sand is popular with guests staying 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 vacationers who want to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to learn more:
|Eagle Beach||1.0||SSW||Eagle Beach|
|Hadicurari Beach||1.6||N||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Druif Beach||2.2||S||2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Oranjestad|
|Boca Catalina||2.8||N||2.3 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|Arashi Beach||3.2||N||2.7 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|Surfside Beach||4.1||SSE||0.7 mi. South of Oranjestad|
|North Renaissance Beach||4.2||SSE||0.9 mi. South-Southwest of Oranjestad|
|Renaissance Island||4.5||SSE||1.1 mi. South of Oranjestad|
The most convenient one to visit is Eagle Beach. 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 looking for a place where surfers and sunbathers can find solitude, Boca Catalina might be a good choice. 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 three miles north of the property.
Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your resort can add a little something extra to your vacation, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Divi Aruba Phoenix Beach Resort is located close to Noord; it's to the south west of Palm Beach.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Divi Aruba Phoenix Beach Resort.
|Aruba Blue Village||1.3||SSE|
Divi Aruba Phoenix Beach Resort is a great lodging option for active visitors. There are an abundance of active pursuits to be discovered when starting at this accommodation. As a matter of fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like The Butterfly Farm, and Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8. The closest of the three is .,
With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are shown in the table below.
|Park||0.1||NE||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|The Butterfly Farm||Zoo||0.1||E||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8||Movie Theater||0.6||NE||Palm Beach|
|Movie Theater||0.8||NE||Palm Beach|
|Bubali Bird Sanctuary||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||0.3||S||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Aruba Aloe Balm Museum||Museum||1.8||SE||1.8 mi. North-Northwest of Oranjestad|
|Lighthouse||3.5||N||3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|National Archaeological Museum Aruba||Museum||3.1||S||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Museo Historico Arubano||Museum||3.3||SSE||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Fort Zoutman||Historical Site||3.3||SSE||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Aruba Numismatic Museum||Museum||3.4||SSE||0.4 mi. West of Oranjestad|
|Aruba Ostrich Adventures||Zoo||5.1||E||Bushiribana|
|Park||6.5||E||5.2 mi. East-Southeast of Noord|
|Donkey Sanctuary Aruba||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.5||ESE||4.3 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Balashi Gold Mill Ruins||Historical Site||7.6||SE||4.3 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Arikok National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||9.9||SE||7.1 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Fontein Caves||Cave||10.9||ESE||8.3 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Guadirikiri Caves||Cave||11.7||ESE||9.0 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Tunnel of Love||Cave||12.2||SE||9.4 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Aruba Model Train Museum||Museum||12.8||SE||San Nicolas|
|San Nicolas Community Museum||Museum||13.2||SE||9.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.3||SE||11.0 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, The Butterfly Farm might be the right choice 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.
When deciding where to book your stay, it can often be a good idea to learn about nearby accommodations as a way to get a better feel for the area. You'll be able to find plenty of additional places to learn about nearby, as this section of Aruba offers visitors a terrific variety of hotels and resorts to choose from. Learn more about the surrounding area's booking options by reading the table below.
|Riu Palace Antillas||0.3||NE||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Mill Resort & Suites||0.3||E||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Hotel Riu Palace Aruba||0.4||NE||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino||0.5||NE||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Allegro Occidental Grand Aruba||0.6||NE||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Amsterdam Manor Beach Resort Aruba||0.7||S||Eagle Beach, Aruba|
|Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino||0.7||NE||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Brickell Bay Beach Club||0.7||NE||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Arubiana Inn||0.8||SSE||San Miguel, Aruba|
|Arabiana Inn||0.8||SSE||San Miguel, Aruba|
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