If you, like other Americans, are hoping to flee winter then look no further than Aruba. It has been one of the top Caribbean getaways for years, its collection of beautiful beaches and decadent resorts most likely having something to do with it.
Whole days can be spent reclining on powder-soft sand, the sound of waves gently lapping against the shore providing the perfect soundtrack to your relaxing getaway. Many luxury resorts in Aruba are situated along the coast, meaning you can luxuriate on the beach with a tropical cocktail in hand, your every whim fulfilled by helpful and accommodation staff.
Alternatively, wander further out and you’ll encounter the island’s best kept secrets. Unfrequented beaches and rugged vistas are waiting to be explored, which you can discover by land or sea.
However you choose to unwind in Aruba, you are guaranteed an unforgettable time.
- If your idea of the perfect vacation revolves around relaxing on the beach then pay a visit to the scenic Eagle Beach, where water sports can also be enjoyed.
- Feeling adventurous? Embark upon one of the Aruba Nature Sensitive Hiking & Jeep Tours, where you can admire the surrounding lush scenery on foot or in a jeep.
- The Arikok National Wildlife Park comprises 20% of Aruba, and is one of the island’s top attractions.
- Aruba enjoys a semi-arid climate, with temperatures varying between 28°C (82.4°F) to around 33°C (91°F).
- Flights from Miami to Aruba are approximately 2 hours and 50 minutes.
- The official languages of Aruba are Dutch and Papiamento, which is a form of creole.
- Official currency in Aruba is the Aruban florin
RESORTS AND HOTELS
Description Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort and Casino From its sparkling beach to its vibrant casino, Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort and Casino is the island’s premier retreat. The resort offers an elegant yet casual vacation experience authentically capturing the Caribbean ambiance and the unique Dutch, Portuguese and Spanish heritage of the island. This luxurious resort situated on Palm Beach has 360 ...Read More
Description Hotel Riu Palace Aruba The Riu Palace Aruba hotel is beautifully situated on the long and renowned Palm Beach, in Aruba. This great hotel is surrounded by beautiful green gardens and provides guests with magnificent sea views from its spacious and stylish rooms. The hotel offers guests an outdoor Olympic-size swimming pool, tennis courts and an on-site PADI diving ...Read More
Description Holiday Inn Aruba Family-friendly fun awaits you at the charming Holiday Inn Aruba! Featuring comfortable accommodation, a selection of restaurants and bars and plenty of resort activities, you and your loved ones will never suffer a dull moment here! When you’re not splashing about in one of the resort’s swimming pools, you could be checking yourself into the Etnika ...Read More
Description Westin Resort & Casino Imagine the sand beneath your feet and a soft steel drum playing in the background. Located on the beautiful strip of Palm Beach, amidst sparkling blue water and soft sand beaches, this hotel invites you to create lasting memories at The Westin Resort & Casino, Aruba. From sailing to scuba to deep sea fishing, you’re ...Read More
Description The Mill Resort and Suites The Mill is the best kept secret of the Palm Beach area. Conveniently located just steps across the famous sandy white beaches of Aruba. This cosy compact low rise resort offers spacious, comfortable, fully equipped rooms with easy access to the facilities and beautiful free form swimming pools. The friendly staff is sure to ...Read More
Description Tamarijn Aruba All Inclusive If you’re looking to escape the hustle and bustle of modern life then look no further than this beachside paradise. The Tamarijn Aruba All Inclusive resort is ideal for any discerning traveller, and boasts a range of stellar facilities, including a spa, tennis courts and water sports activities. Accommodation at the resort consists of comfortable ...Read More