What's Located Around Holiday Inn Resort Aruba - Beach Resort & Casino

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.

Nearby Beaches

Aruba's Palm Beach

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:

Beaches Near Holiday Inn Resort Aruba
Beach Distance Direction Location
Hadicurari Beach 1.3 N 1.6 mi. North of Palm Beach
Malmok Beach 1.9 N Malmok
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
Manchebo Beach 2.8 SSW Manchebo
Druif Beach 3.0 S Oranjestad
Surfside Beach 4.7 S Oranjestad
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.

Nearby Areas

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:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Monserat 0.5 E
Bakval 0.6 NE
Rooisanto 1.0 N
Kamay 1.1 E
Noord 1.1 SE
Washington 1.3 SSE
San Miguel 1.3 S
Borocona 1.3 NE
Cubeyo 1.4 NNE

Nearby Attractions

National Archaeological Museum Aruba

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 Signature Park, The Butterfly Farm, and 4D Theater, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Signature Park.

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.

Attractions Near Holiday Inn Resort Aruba
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Signature Park Park 0.8 SSW The vicinity of Palm Beach
The Butterfly Farm Zoo 0.9 SSW The vicinity of Palm Beach
4D Theater 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
Noord Mountain Park Park -- -- Sabana Lider
Aruba Aloe Balm Museum Museum 2.4 S Oranjestad
California Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.7 N 3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach
National Archaeological Museum Aruba Museum 3.8 S Downtown Oranjestad
Park Curazon Park 3.4 SE Jaburibari
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
Wilhelmina Park Park 4.1 S Downtown Oranjestad
Bushiribana Historical Site 4.8 ESE Bushiribana
Aruba Ostrich Adventures Zoo 4.9 ESE Bushiribana
Natural Bridge 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
San Nicolas Bay Keys 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.

Nearby Accommodations

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.

Accommodations near Holiday Inn Resort Aruba
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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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