Things to See and Do While Staying at Ritz-Carlton Aruba

There are unlimited ways to enjoy yourself in Aruba. The Ritz-Carlton Aruba will provide everything you need to have a blast in the surrounding coastal region. This vacation spot offers an impressive variety of recreational opportunities, meaning you will have plenty of exciting activities to enjoy throughout your vacation.

Ritz-Carlton Aruba has 2 pools, so everyone will have a better chance of finding a prime poolside spot. One of the bonuses is that this property is also situated adjacent to the ocean, so there will be many ways to play in the water when you stay here.

While there's no guarantee you won't overload on Aruba's delicious cuisine, Ritz-Carlton Aruba makes it easier to stay healthy; there are exercise facilities on-site at this hotel.


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Anyone who likes tennis should consider staying at this location, since its tennis facilities — located on-site — can add to any vacation experience.

To find more nearby tennis courts, you might want to check out similar accommodations, including Holiday Inn SunSpree Aruba Beach Resort & Casino and Playa Linda Beach Resort.


While there isn't a golf course at Ritz-Carlton Aruba, you might be able to schedule a tee time. There are a couple of courses within three and a half miles of Ritz-Carlton Aruba. They are The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course and Tierra Del Sol Golf Course. The most proximate is Tierra Del Sol Golf Course, because it's only a meager hike off from the lodging, it won't be troublesome to plan on stopping by for a few rounds of golf. Players will find 18 challenging holes at this nearby course. The length of this course is 6011 yards, and it's rated as a par 71. For golfers who want to learn more, you can reach the course at (297) 586-7800.


A trip to Aruba can be the perfect opportunity to try your hand at a new recreational sport. Ritz-Carlton Aruba offers a number of different options, so you are sure to find an aquatic activity to enjoy, even if you've never done it before. This list provides the watersports that are offered by Ritz-Carlton Aruba:

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing

Family Activities

Ritz-Carlton Aruba encourages families to stay with them, even though you likely won't encounter a lot of different activities designed for kids. If it is important that you find somewhere to lodge at with more features that are tailored specifically for children, check out accommodations which are top-rated for family vacations.

Kids will enjoy their time at Ritz-Carlton Aruba thanks to the weekly movie night for kids, scheduled daily activities for the whole family, a two hour fun Ritz kids activity per stay, nanny services, and of course Ritz Kids the daily clue where kids can go to hand out and play while their parents explore on the area on their own.

There is an organized children's program at this location, with activities to keep your kids busy and happy. This allows parents to relax worry-free, while their little ones meet new friends.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Ritz-Carlton Aruba offers live enterainment, so even when guests stay inside for the night they won't be missing out on after-hours excitement. Entertainment at this property is hosted about at least daily. Please keep in mind, the details can vary seasonally. If you want to find out more about the entertainment schedule, check with the front desk at (297) 527-2222.

Also, you have the choice of two different bars, where guests can unwind with delicious, tropical cocktails and meet up with everyone before going out for the night.

You may also choose to spend some time exploring the limited nightlife opportunities at the accommodations surrounding your own. These options are displayed below:

Accommodations near the Ritz-Carlton Aruba with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Boardwalk Hotel 0.9 mi. North of Central Palm Beach -- --
Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino 0.7 mi. North of Central Palm Beach 4 check
Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club 0.6 mi. North-Northeast of Central Palm Beach 2 check
Marriott's Aruba Surf Club 0.5 mi. North-Northeast of Central Palm Beach 1 check
Holiday Inn SunSpree Aruba Beach Resort & Casino 0.3 mi. North of Central Palm Beach 3 check
Playa Linda Beach Resort 0.1 mi. North of Central Palm Beach 2 check
Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino 0.0 mi. Northeast of Central Palm Beach 5 check
Allegro Occidental Grand Aruba 0.1 mi. South of Central Palm Beach 5 check
Brickell Bay Beach Club 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Palm Beach 1 --
Radisson Aruba Resort & Casino 0.2 mi. South of Central Palm Beach 3 check
Riu Palace Aruba All Inclusive Central Palm Beach 5 check
Westin Resort & Casino Central Palm Beach 6 check

At the on-site casino you may want to test your luck with a few games of chance. Also within a short distance of this hotel is another casino, found at Stellaris Casino. This one's just 0.2 miles of Ritz-Carlton Aruba.


Vacationers will have a special opportunity to release vacation stresses, since this destination has a spa. The list below provides some of the available spa services:

  • Facials and Mudwraps
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room

This luxury hotel houses a 15,000 square foot spa with 13 different private treatment rooms and a huge list of island and herbal-inspired body and facial treatments plus your favorite massages. Also on property is a state-of-the-art fitness center which offers fitness classes every day.


In addition to all of the activities found on-site, those hoping to explore shouldn't ever run out of interesting things to do and sites to see in Aruba. Whether you are looking to spend time on a sunny beach or play a couple rounds of golf, you will encounter lots of other options for recreation in the immediate surroundings. Click these links to learn more about sightseeing, scuba diving, riding a bike or scooter, shopping, fishing, snorkeling, and other activities.


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