What's Located Around Playa Linda Beach Resort

Lots of travelers have decided to spend their vacations in Aruba in anticipation of seeing the breath-taking beaches that the island is so proud of.

Luckily, this property is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to go out of your way to enjoy what makes the region so popular.

Nearby Beaches

Aruba's Palm Beach

Of course, since Playa Linda Beach Resort is located on Palm Beach, relaxing on the sand 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 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 page:

Beaches Near Playa Linda
Beach Distance Direction Location
Hadicurari Beach 0.9 N The vicinity of Palm Beach
Eagle Beach 1.8 SSW Eagle Beach
Malmok Beach 2.0 N Malmok
Boca Catalina 2.2 N 2.3 mi. North of Palm Beach
Arashi Beach 2.6 N 2.7 mi. North of Palm Beach
Manchebo Beach 2.7 SSW Manchebo
Druif Beach 2.9 S 2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Oranjestad
Surfside Beach 4.6 S 0.7 mi. South of Oranjestad
North Renaissance Beach 4.8 S 0.9 mi. South-Southwest of Oranjestad

Hadicurari Beach is the one that's nearest to the resort. 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 enough space and amenities for a family picnic. Keep in mind however, that there may not be shower or bathroom facilities.

If instead you're looking for a chance to escape the crowds, 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. You can find it two miles north of the resort.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about the area's important features may be wondering how close (or far) the closest town or city is from their accommodations. Playa Linda Beach Resort is located toward the center of Palm Beach.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Playa Linda Beach Resort:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Monserat 0.5 E
Bakval 0.7 NE
Noord 1.0 SE
Kamay 1.1 E
Rooisanto 1.1 N
Washington 1.2 SSE
San Miguel 1.2 S
Borocona 1.4 NE
Babali 1.5 S

Nearby Attractions

National Archaeological Museum Aruba

Playa Linda Beach Resort makes for a wonderful spot for active vacationers. There are many activities to be discovered when exploring near this lodging. In fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, like Signature Park, The Butterfly Farm, and Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8, to name a few. The closest of the three is Signature Park.

Several more of this property's nearest attractions are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Playa Linda
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Signature Park Park 0.7 SW The vicinity of Palm Beach
The Butterfly Farm Zoo 0.7 SSW The vicinity of Palm Beach
Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 0.3 S Palm Beach
4D Theater Movie Theater 0.3 SE Palm Beach
Bubali Bird Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.1 SSW The vicinity of Palm Beach
Noord Mountain Park Park -- -- Sabana Lider
Aruba Aloe Balm Museum Museum 2.3 S 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of Oranjestad
California Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.8 N 3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach
National Archaeological Museum Aruba Museum 3.6 S Downtown Oranjestad
Park Curazon Park 3.3 SE Jaburibari
Museo Historico Arubano Museum 3.9 S Downtown Oranjestad
Fort Zoutman Historical Site 3.9 S Downtown Oranjestad
Aruba Numismatic Museum Museum 3.9 S 0.4 mi. West of Oranjestad
Wilhelmina Park Park 4.0 S Downtown Oranjestad
Bushiribana Historical Site 4.8 E Bushiribana
Aruba Ostrich Adventures Zoo 4.9 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 7.9 SE 4.3 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
Arikok National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.8 SE 7.1 mi. East of Oranjestad
Fontein Caves Cave 10.8 SE 8.3 mi. East of Oranjestad
Guadirikiri Caves Cave 11.6 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 13.0 SE San Nicolas
San Nicolas Community Museum Museum 13.3 SE 9.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
San Nicolas Bay Keys Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.5 SE 11.0 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, 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 accommodation options is generally an easy way to get a better feel for the area. Readers will find plenty of additional destinations to learn about prior to making a decision, as this part of Aruba has a terrific variety of hotels and resorts to choose from. The following table lists all the lodging options you can find in the area.

Accommodations near Playa Linda
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Holiday Inn Resort Aruba - Beach Resort & Casino 0.1 N Palm Beach, Aruba
Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino 0.1 S Palm Beach, Aruba
Allegro Occidental Grand Aruba 0.2 S Palm Beach, Aruba
Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino 0.3 S Palm Beach, Aruba
Brickell Bay Beach Club 0.3 SE Palm Beach, Aruba
Marriott's Aruba Surf Club 0.4 NNE The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba
Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club 0.4 NNE The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba
Hotel Riu Palace Aruba 0.5 SSW Palm Beach, Aruba
Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino 0.6 N The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba
Riu Palace Antillas 0.6 SSW The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba

Help us improve! We welcome your corrections and suggestions.