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.
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:
|Hadicurari Beach||1.2||NNW||1.6 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|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|
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.
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.
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 The Butterfly Farm, and , to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is .,
For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest listed in the table below.
|Park||1.1||SW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|The Butterfly Farm||Zoo||1.1||SSW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Movie Theater||0.6||S||Palm Beach|
|Movie Theater||0.6||S||Palm Beach|
|Bubali Bird Sanctuary||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.4||SSW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Aruba Aloe Balm Museum||Museum||2.6||S||Oranjestad|
|Lighthouse||2.5||N||3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|National Archaeological Museum Aruba||Museum||4.0||S||Downtown Oranjestad|
|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|
|Aruba Ostrich Adventures||Zoo||4.8||ESE||Bushiribana|
|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|
|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.
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.
|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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