The sparkling beaches in Aruba are undoubtedly some of the most enjoyable sights that the region has to offer. Visitors love that Holiday Inn Resort Aruba - Beach Resort & Casino is situated directly on the water, so you won't need to travel far to try a few beach activities. The beach on-site is an active locale, a great choice for travelers who prefer to be amongst a lot of people.
Of course, since Holiday Inn Resort Aruba - Beach Resort & Casino is located on Palm Beach, sun bathing 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 guests who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the name of each one in the table to view a detailed discussion:
|Hadicurari Beach||1.3||N||1.6 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|Eagle Beach||1.9||SSW||Eagle Beach|
|Boca Catalina||2.1||N||2.3 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|Arashi Beach||2.5||N||2.7 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|North Renaissance Beach||4.9||S||Oranjestad|
The nearest one is Hadicurari Beach. 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. For a fun experience, bring your own lunch along with you to Hadicurari Beach, which has picnic tables available. You might want to limit your visit, though, since there may not be showers or bathrooms.
If you're looking for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Boca Catalina may be just what you're looking for. 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. You can find it two miles north of the resort.
Guests who want to know a little bit more about what else is in the area might want to know how many miles the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. Holiday Inn Resort Aruba - Beach Resort & Casino is situated along the northern outskirts of Palm Beach, close to Oranjestad.
The areas that are closest to Holiday Inn Resort Aruba - Beach Resort & Casino are listed in the table below:
Visitors who want to learn about local culture and have some fun outdoors during their trip to Aruba will find that Holiday Inn Resort Aruba - Beach Resort & Casino makes a great home-base to start their excursions. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like The Butterfly Farm, and , to name a few. Of the three, the closest 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||0.8||SSW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|The Butterfly Farm||Zoo||0.9||SSW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Movie Theater||0.4||SSE||Palm Beach|
|Caribbean Cinemas Mega Plex 8||Movie Theater||0.4||SSE||Palm Beach|
|Bubali Bird Sanctuary||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.2||SSW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Aruba Aloe Balm Museum||Museum||2.4||S||Oranjestad|
|Lighthouse||2.7||N||3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|National Archaeological Museum Aruba||Museum||3.8||S||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Museo Historico Arubano||Museum||4.0||S||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Fort Zoutman||Historical Site||4.0||S||Downtown Oranjestad|
|Aruba Numismatic Museum||Museum||4.0||S||Oranjestad|
|Aruba Ostrich Adventures||Zoo||4.9||ESE||Bushiribana|
|Park||6.3||ESE||5.2 mi. East-Southeast of Noord|
|Donkey Sanctuary Aruba||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.4||SE||5.0 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Balashi Gold Mill Ruins||Historical Site||7.9||SE||5.2 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Arikok National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||9.9||SE||8.0 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Fontein Caves||Cave||10.9||SE||9.1 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Guadirikiri Caves||Cave||11.7||SE||9.8 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Tunnel of Love||Cave||12.2||SE||10.2 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Aruba Model Train Museum||Museum||13.1||SE||San Nicolas|
|San Nicolas Community Museum||Museum||13.4||SE||10.8 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.6||SE||11.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
If you're searching for an interesting place to visit, The Butterfly Farm might be worth a visit. 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 you're deciding where to book your stay, it is sometimes worthwhile to learn about nearby accommodations in order to get a feel for the area. You will be able to find plenty of other places to consider nearby, as this section of Aruba houses an exceptional selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. If you'd like to get additional information about the hotel booking options available in the vicinity, consult the following table.
|Playa Linda Beach Resort||0.1||S||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino||0.2||S||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Marriott's Aruba Surf Club||0.3||NE||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Allegro Occidental Grand Aruba||0.3||S||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club||0.3||NNE||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Radisson Aruba Resort & Casino||0.4||S||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Brickell Bay Beach Club||0.4||SSE||Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino||0.4||N||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Ritz-Carlton Aruba||0.6||N||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
|Boardwalk Hotel||0.6||NNE||The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba|
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