Things to See and Do While Staying at Riu Palace Antillas

If you're looking to find a property in Aruba with a laid-back attitude as well as many activities to choose from, then Riu Palace Antillas could be precisely what you've been looking for. This lodging features access to some of the most popular recreational activities, so you're guaranteed plenty of choices every day.

There is one pool at Riu Palace Antillas. Swimming probably isn't at the top of your to-do list, but it still offers a refreshing way to re-energize before nightfall. This property is also located right on the water, so there will be more than one way to keep cool in the sun throughout your stay. Plus, when it isn't too hot outside, the whirlpool here can feel particularly soothing.

Exercise enthusiasts can maintain their fitness during their stay in Aruba; amenities include a workout facility with exercise equipment.


Even though there isn't a golf course at Riu Palace Antillas, you might be able to schedule a tee time. Two nearby courses are within three miles of Riu Palace Antillas. These are Tierra Del Sol Golf Course and The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course. The closest is The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course, since it's just a quick distance off from the property, it won't be hard to plan a quick trip for some rounds on the links. You can play 9 holes at this course. The total length is 2660 yards, and it's been rated a par 36. If you're considering reserving a tee time, you can reach the course at (297) 581-4653.


Vacationers that enjoy a variety of watersports will have a great time while they stay at Riu Palace Antillas. The following list details the water activities available on the property.

  • Kayaking
  • Paddleboarding
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling

Family Activities

You may want to reconsider your accommodations if you are traveling with kids, as Riu Palace Antillas is an adults-only accommodation. However, if you'd rather a property that doesn't allow children, this might be the perfect vacation spot. Please note that this property doesn't allow visitors traveling with kids under 18 years of age.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Despite the absence of live entertainment, the premises features several bars where you can sip on your choice of beverages.

Although the accommodations nearby yours do not have the highest ratings with regards to nightlife, you will find more options than are offered onsite displayed below:

Accommodations near the Riu Palace Antillas with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Hotel Riu Palace Aruba Central Palm Beach 5 check
Mill Resort & Suites 0.5 mi. South of Central Palm Beach 1 check
Divi Aruba Phoenix Beach Resort 0.7 mi. South West of Central Palm Beach -- --
Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino 0.2 mi. South of Central Palm Beach 3 --
Allegro Occidental Grand Aruba 0.1 mi. South of Central Palm Beach 5 check
Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort & Casino 0.0 mi. Northeast of Central Palm Beach 5 check
Brickell Bay Beach Club 0.3 mi. Southeast of Central Palm Beach 1 --
Playa Linda Beach Resort 0.1 mi. North of Central Palm Beach 2 check
Holiday Inn Resort Aruba - Beach Resort & Casino 0.3 mi. North of Central Palm Beach 3 check
Arubiana Inn San Miguel, 1.2 mi. South of Central Palm Beach -- --
Arabiana Inn San Miguel, 1.2 mi. South of Central Palm Beach -- --
Amsterdam Manor Beach Resort Aruba 1.3 mi. South-Southwest of Central Palm Beach 2 check

Feeling lucky? You can also pay a visit to the casino on-site, so you might just find yourself on the game floor one evening. If this one doesn't suit you, there is another casino, found at Cool Casino. You will find Cool Casino only a small distance away from this lodging.


Vacationers should take a second look at this property if they desire a truly restful stay, since this destination has its own spa. This list shows some of the spa services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Hair Services
  • Manicures
  • Massages
  • Pedicures
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool

Renova Spa offers guests a variety of relaxing spa, hair, and beauty salon services in the comfort of the hotel. Guests also have access to the on-site gym and steam bath.


Even though you'll find a lot of activities right on this property, guests looking to do some exploring will appreciate the many exciting outdoor attractions in Aruba. Whether you would rather hang out on the beach or enjoy a few rounds on the golf course, you'll find lots of other opportunities for recreation in the region. Click these pages for information about fishing, riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, sightseeing, and other activities.


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