What's Near Marriott's Aruba Surf Club

The sparkling beaches in Aruba are boasted as the most alluring attractions that you'll find in the region. Many guests are excited to learn that Marriott's Aruba Surf Club is located directly on the water, so you won't have to go far to enjoy the most popular feature in the area. The beach on this property is a well-visited spot, so it is perfect for vacationers who like to be in the middle of a crowd.

Nearby Beaches

Aruba's Palm Beach

Needless to say, since Marriott's Aruba Surf Club is located directly on Palm Beach, spending time at the shore is one of the main attractions at this property. 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 travelers who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Marriott Surf Club
Beach Distance Direction Location
Hadicurari Beach 1.2 NNW 1.6 mi. North of Palm Beach
Malmok Beach 1.7 NNW Malmok
Boca Catalina 1.9 NNW 2.3 mi. North of Palm Beach
Eagle Beach 2.2 SSW Eagle Beach
Arashi Beach 2.3 NNW 2.7 mi. North of Palm Beach
Manchebo Beach 3.0 SSW Manchebo
Druif Beach 3.3 S Oranjestad
Surfside Beach 4.9 S Oranjestad

The most obvious one to visit 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. Visitors are encouraged to bring a packed lunch on their trip here, which includes picnic facilities. However, they should note that it may not have bathrooms or showers.

If instead you're interested in 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 just a small hike away.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your resort can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. Marriott's Aruba Surf Club is found in the vicinity of Oranjestad; it's to the north-northeast of Palm Beach.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Marriott's Aruba Surf Club.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Bakval 0.3 NE
Monserat 0.4 SE
Palm Beach 0.5 SSW
Rooisanto 0.8 N
Kamay 0.9 E
Borocona 1.1 ENE
Cubeyo 1.1 NNE
Noord 1.2 SE
Westpunt 1.2 N
Washington 1.4 S

Nearby Attractions

National Archaeological Museum Aruba

Marriott's Aruba Surf Club makes for an excellent spot for active travelers. There are plenty of activities to be discovered when searching from this accommodation. Yes, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, such as Signature Park, The Butterfly Farm, and 4D Theater, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Signature Park.

For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Marriott Surf Club
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Signature Park Park 1.1 SW The vicinity of Palm Beach
The Butterfly Farm Zoo 1.1 SSW The vicinity of Palm Beach
4D Theater Movie Theater 0.6 S Palm Beach
Caribbean Cinemas Mega Plex 8 Movie Theater 0.6 S Palm Beach
Bubali Bird Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.4 SSW The vicinity of Palm Beach
Noord Mountain Park Park -- -- Sabana Lider
Aruba Aloe Balm Museum Museum 2.6 S Oranjestad
California Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.5 N 3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach
National Archaeological Museum Aruba Museum 4.0 S Downtown Oranjestad
Park Curazon Park 3.4 SE Jaburibari
Museo Historico Arubano Museum 4.2 S Downtown Oranjestad
Fort Zoutman Historical Site 4.2 S Downtown Oranjestad
Aruba Numismatic Museum Museum 4.2 S Oranjestad
Wilhelmina Park Park 4.3 S Downtown Oranjestad
Bushiribana Historical Site 4.7 ESE Bushiribana
Aruba Ostrich Adventures Zoo 4.8 ESE Bushiribana
Natural Bridge Park 6.2 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 8.0 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 10.8 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 on the lookout for an enjoyable experience, 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.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting details about nearby booking possibilities is generally a great means of getting a feel for the surrounding area. You'll be able to find plenty of other places to look at prior to making a decision, as this section of Aruba plays host to an excellent selection of resorts and hotels to pick from. If you'd like to find additional info on booking possibilities available close-by, see the following table.

Accommodations near Marriott Surf Club
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club 0.1 NW The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba
Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino 0.2 N The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba
Holiday Inn SunSpree Aruba Beach Resort & Casino 0.3 SW Palm Beach, Aruba
Boardwalk Hotel 0.3 N The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba
Ritz-Carlton Aruba 0.4 NNW The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba
Playa Linda Beach Resort 0.4 SSW Palm Beach, Aruba
Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino 0.5 SSW Palm Beach, Aruba
Allegro Occidental Grand Aruba 0.6 SSW Palm Beach, Aruba
Brickell Bay Beach Club 0.6 S Palm Beach, Aruba
Radisson Aruba Resort & Casino 0.7 SSW Palm Beach, Aruba

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