Things to See and Do While Staying at Riu Palace Antillas

Riu Palace Antillas offers visitors a range of recreational possibilities, which active travelers can take advantage of throughout their stay in Aruba.

Guests of Riu Palace Antillas will find one pool on the property. With so many ways to spend your days, there may not be a lot of incentive to stop by the pool, but it can be a relaxing way to spend part of the day. Of course, this property is also located directly on the beach, so there will be more than one way to soak in the sun throughout your stay. There is also a whirlpool, which can be a calming, adult alternative to the pool.

Exercise enthusiasts can maintain their fitness during their stay in Aruba; you'll find everything you need at their on-site exercise facility.


Although Riu Palace Antillas doesn't have a golf course on the property, you could try to arrange a tee time nearby. The two closest courses are within three miles of Riu Palace Antillas. They are The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course and Tierra Del Sol Golf Course. The nearest is The Links at Divi Aruba Golf Course, since it is just a quick hike away from the lodging, it won't be hard to plan on a quick trip for some rounds on the links. You'll find a total of 9 holes at this course. It's a total of 2660 yards long, and is a par 36. For golfers who want to learn more, you can call the course at (297) 581-4653.


While visiting Aruba you may want to try out a new recreational sport. The property offers several options, so you will be sure to find a watersport to enjoy, even if it's your first time. The bullets below indicates which watersports are available at Riu Palace Antillas:

  • Kayaking
  • Paddleboarding
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing

Family Activities

You may want to reconsider your accommodations if you are traveling with kids, as Riu Palace Antillas is an adults-only accommodation. If you would rather this adults-only atmosphere, however, this might be the perfect spot. Do note that this property doesn't allow visitors traveling with children younger than 18.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Also, there isn't a bar or nightclub on the property, but you'll still have a variety of nearby nighttime options to choose from.

Crave variety in your nighttime activities? You can visit some of the other accommodations in the area to find out what they have to offer, such as displayed below:

Accommodations near the Riu Palace Antillas with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Westin Resort & Casino Central Palm Beach 6 check
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 1 check
Radisson Aruba Resort & Casino 0.2 mi. South of Central Palm Beach 3 check
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 -- --

Another way to spend the evening is at the casino, where you can play a game of chance, and perhaps enjoy a big win. Also in the area is another casino, found at Palm Beach Casino. This one is located 0.0 miles southeast of Riu Palace Antillas.


Vacationers should think about staying here if they crave deep relaxation, because this destination features its own spa. The following 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.


In addition to all of the activities found right on this property, guests who like exploring can find a multitude of interesting things to do and sites to see in Aruba. Whether you are looking to hang out on a sunny beach or enjoy a round on the golf course, you will find plenty of other recreational opportunities in the vicinity. Check out these articles to read more regarding riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities you might enjoy.


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