What's Located Around Marriott's Aruba Surf Club

The beaches in Aruba are boasted as some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that the island has to offer.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that this property is located right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go very far to have an amazing view of the water. The beach on this property is a busy location, so it is great for beach-goers that want to be in the middle of a crowd.

Nearby Beaches

Aruba's Palm Beach

Obviously, since Marriott's Aruba Surf Club is located right on Palm Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is one of the main attractions 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 are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to learn more:

Beaches Near Marriott Surf Club
Beach Distance Direction Location
Hadicurari Beach 0.6 NNW The vicinity 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 2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Oranjestad
Surfside Beach 4.9 S 0.7 mi. South of Oranjestad

The most convenient 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. Consider bringing your own lunch to Hadicurari Beach, which has enough space and amenities for a family picnic. Keep in mind however, that there may not be showers or bathrooms.

If you're searching for a more peaceful beach scene, 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. You can find it located only a quick trip away.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who want to know a little bit more about what is close by may be wondering how close (or far) the closest town or city is from their accommodations. Marriott's Aruba Surf Club is located in the general vicinity of Oranjestad; it is to the north-northeast of Palm Beach.

The areas that are closest to Marriott's Aruba Surf Club are listed in the table below:

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 a wonderful lodging option for active vacationers. There are plenty of fun activities to be found when exploring near this lodging. In fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, such as Signature Park, The Butterfly Farm, and Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Signature Park.

If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are listed in the following table.

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
Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 0.7 S Palm Beach
4D Theater 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 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of 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 0.4 mi. West of 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 4.3 mi. East of Oranjestad
Balashi Gold Mill Ruins Historical Site 8.0 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 10.8 SE 8.3 mi. East of Oranjestad
Guadirikiri Caves Cave 11.7 SE 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 13.1 SE San Nicolas
San Nicolas Community Museum Museum 13.4 SE 9.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
San Nicolas Bay Keys Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.6 SE 11.0 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad

If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, The Butterfly Farm is an option worth considering. 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 hotel booking options is often a convenient means of getting a better feel for the area as whole. Readers will find no shortage of other destinations to think about in the region, as this section of Aruba has an impressive variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. Find out about all of the surrounding area's hotel booking possibilities by reviewing 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 Resort 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
Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino 0.7 SSW Palm Beach, Aruba

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