Many travelers make plans to spend their vacations in Aruba in anticipation of seeing the fabulous beaches that the island is so well known for. If you or your group are big beach fans, Ritz-Carlton Aruba is the right spot for you. This lodging is set along the water, so vacationers can spend their whole trip in the sun if that is what they want to do.
Every one of the options near Ritz-Carlton Aruba (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click on the names below to see more information:
|Hadicurari Beach||0.8||NNW||1.6 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|Palm Beach||0.8||S||Palm Beach|
|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|
The closest option 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 picnic tables. However, they should note that there may not be showers or bathrooms.
If you're searching for a more peaceful beach scene, 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 can be found a mile and a half north-northwest of the resort.
Visiting a town or community neighboring your resort can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, whether you'll be exploring the area's exciting nightlife, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Ritz-Carlton Aruba is located near Noord; it's to the north of Palm Beach.
The following table contains a listing of areas near Ritz-Carlton Aruba:
|Tierra Del Sol||1.3||N|
Ritz-Carlton Aruba makes for a wonderful spot for active vacationers. There are plenty of fun activities to be discovered when exploring near this accommodation. Yes, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, such as The Butterfly Farm, and , to name a few. Of the three, the closest is .,
Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those shown in the table below.
|Park||1.4||SSW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|The Butterfly Farm||Zoo||1.4||SSW||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Movie Theater||1.0||S||Palm Beach|
|Movie Theater||1.0||S||Palm Beach|
|Bubali Bird Sanctuary||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.7||S||The vicinity of Palm Beach|
|Aruba Aloe Balm Museum||Museum||2.9||S||Oranjestad|
|Lighthouse||2.2||N||3.0 mi. North of Palm Beach|
|National Archaeological Museum Aruba||Museum||4.3||S||Downtown Oranjestad|
|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||Oranjestad|
|Aruba Ostrich Adventures||Zoo||5.1||ESE||Bushiribana|
|Park||6.4||ESE||5.2 mi. East-Southeast of Noord|
|Donkey Sanctuary Aruba||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.7||SE||5.0 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Balashi Gold Mill Ruins||Historical Site||8.4||SE||5.2 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Arikok National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||10.2||SE||8.0 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Fontein Caves||Cave||11.1||SE||9.1 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Guadirikiri Caves||Cave||11.9||SE||9.8 mi. East of Oranjestad|
|Tunnel of Love||Cave||12.5||SE||10.2 mi. East-Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Aruba Model Train Museum||Museum||13.5||SE||San Nicolas|
|San Nicolas Community Museum||Museum||13.8||SE||10.8 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||15.0||SE||11.9 mi. Southeast of Oranjestad|
If you're on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, The Butterfly Farm might be what the doctor ordered. 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 info about nearby lodging options is oftentimes a good way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You will find plenty of other properties to consider before making a decision, as this part of Aruba plays host to an exceptional range of hotels and resorts to pick from. Learn about the surrounding area's lodging possibilities by viewing the following table.
|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 SunSpree 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|
|Radisson Aruba Resort & Casino||1.0||S||Palm Beach, Aruba|
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