What's Located Around Ritz-Carlton Aruba

The inviting beaches in Aruba are undoubtedly some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that you'll find in the region.

If you are a fan of the beach, Ritz-Carlton Aruba is the perfect locale for you. This property is set on the coast, so vacationers can spend all day every day soaking up the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Aruba's Palm Beach

You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Click the names below to learn about amenities and other details:

Beaches Near Ritz-Carlton Aruba
Beach Distance Direction Location
Hadicurari Beach 0.2 NW The vicinity of Palm Beach
Palm Beach 0.8 S Palm Beach
Malmok Beach 1.3 NNW Malmok
Boca Catalina 1.5 NNW 2.3 mi. North of Palm Beach
Arashi Beach 2.0 NNW 2.7 mi. North of Palm Beach
Eagle Beach 2.5 SSW Eagle Beach
Manchebo Beach 3.3 SSW Manchebo
Druif Beach 3.6 S 2.2 mi. West-Northwest of Oranjestad

Hadicurari Beach is the closest choice to consider near Ritz-Carlton Aruba. 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. Packing your own lunch makes for a fun dining experience at Hadicurari Beach, which has picnic tables available. Keep in mind, though, that amenities at this beach do not include showers or bathrooms.

If you're on the lookout for a place where surfers and sunbathers can find solitude, Boca Catalina is an alternative worth considering. 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 a mile and a half north-northwest of the resort.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your resort can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or dining with locals at their authentic restaurants. Ritz-Carlton Aruba is located in the general vicinity of Noord; it is to the north of Palm Beach.

The areas found closest to Ritz-Carlton Aruba are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Bakval 0.4 ESE
Rooisanto 0.5 NE
Monserat 0.8 SE
Palm Beach 0.8 S
Cubeyo 0.9 NE
Westpunt 0.9 N
Kamay 1.1 ESE
Borocona 1.1 E
Malmok 1.3 NNW
Tierra Del Sol 1.3 N

Nearby Attractions

National Archaeological Museum Aruba

Tourists who want to enjoy plenty of activities while visiting Aruba will find that Ritz-Carlton Aruba makes a great home-base to start their excursions. As a matter of fact, this particular part of Palm Beach claims a number of exciting attractions, like Signature Park, The Butterfly Farm, and Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Signature Park.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Ritz-Carlton Aruba
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Signature Park Park 1.4 SSW The vicinity of Palm Beach
The Butterfly Farm Zoo 1.4 SSW The vicinity of Palm Beach
Caribbean Cinemas - Aruba Megaplex 8 Movie Theater 1.0 S Palm Beach
4D Theater Movie Theater 1.0 S Palm Beach
Bubali Bird Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.7 S The vicinity of Palm Beach
Noord Mountain Park Park -- -- Sabana Lider
Aruba Aloe Balm Museum Museum 2.9 S 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of Oranjestad
California Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.2 N 3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach
National Archaeological Museum Aruba Museum 4.3 S Downtown Oranjestad
Park Curazon Park 3.7 SE Jaburibari
Museo Historico Arubano Museum 4.5 S Downtown Oranjestad
Fort Zoutman Historical Site 4.5 S Downtown Oranjestad
Aruba Numismatic Museum Museum 4.5 S 0.4 mi. West of Oranjestad
Wilhelmina Park Park 4.7 S Downtown Oranjestad
Bushiribana Historical Site 5.0 ESE Bushiribana
Aruba Ostrich Adventures Zoo 5.1 ESE Bushiribana
Natural Bridge Park 6.4 ESE 5.2 mi. East-Southeast of Noord
Donkey Sanctuary Aruba Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.7 SE 4.3 mi. East of Oranjestad
Balashi Gold Mill Ruins Historical Site 8.4 SE 4.3 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
Arikok National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.2 SE 7.1 mi. East of Oranjestad
Fontein Caves Cave 11.1 SE 8.3 mi. East of Oranjestad
Guadirikiri Caves Cave 11.9 SE 9.0 mi. East of Oranjestad
Tunnel of Love Cave 12.5 SE 9.4 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad
Aruba Model Train Museum Museum 13.5 SE San Nicolas
San Nicolas Community Museum Museum 13.8 SE 9.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad
San Nicolas Bay Keys Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 15.0 SE 11.0 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad

If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, The Butterfly Farm might be just right for you. 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

Learning about nearby lodging options is generally an excellent way to get a feel for the area as whole. You'll be able to find lots of additional destinations to learn about prior to making a decision, as this section of Aruba offers guests an exceptional variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. Find details about all the area's hotel booking options by checking the table below.

Accommodations near Ritz-Carlton Aruba
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Boardwalk Hotel 0.1 E The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba
Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino 0.2 SSE The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba
Marriott's Aruba Ocean Club 0.3 S The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba
Marriott's Aruba Surf Club 0.4 SSE The vicinity of Palm Beach, Aruba
Holiday Inn Resort Aruba - Beach Resort & Casino 0.6 S Palm Beach, Aruba
Playa Linda Beach Resort 0.7 S Palm Beach, Aruba
Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino 0.8 S Palm Beach, Aruba
Allegro Occidental Grand Aruba 0.9 S Palm Beach, Aruba
Brickell Bay Beach Club 1.0 S Palm Beach, Aruba
Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino 1.0 S Palm Beach, Aruba

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