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Aruba Hotel Guide

The 15 Best Hotels In Aruba For Every Budget

Updated April 2024 ⋅ Written by Laura Schulthies ⋅ Edited by Daniel Mode

Aruba Hotel Guide: The Best Hotels in Aruba
Aruba Hotel Guide: The Best Hotels in Aruba

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Are you planning a vacation in Aruba and searching for the perfect hotel? Our comprehensive guide to Aruba hotels will assist you in locating the ideal accommodation to fit your budget and preferences. Whether you prefer an all inclusive resort or a charming Aruban hotel, we have a range of options available. We’ll provide you with valuable insights on the best locations to stay and highlight the unique features and amenities of the top Aruba hotels. Start planning your dream getaway now and discover the finest places to stay in Aruba!

Are you planning a vacation in Aruba and searching for the perfect hotel? Our comprehensive guide to Aruba hotels will assist you in locating the ideal accommodation to fit your budget and preferences. Whether you prefer an all inclusive resort or a charming Aruban hotel, we have a range of options available. We’ll provide you with valuable insights on the best locations to stay and highlight the unique features and amenities of the top Aruba hotels. Start planning your dream getaway now and discover the finest places to stay in Aruba!

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Contents

Where to Stay in Aruba

The Top Neighborhoods

  Oranjestad

The capital city of the Dutch island of Aruba, Oranjestad, is also the largest city. Visitors can find a busy nightlife scene with abundant restaurants, clubs, bars, and casinos. There are also tourist attractions here, like Fort Zoutman, the oldest building in Aruba.

Noord

Noord stands for “North,” and not coincidentally, is at the island’s northern tip. It is both a town and a region in Aruba. Here visitors will find both low-rise and higher-rise hotels, but there are also beaches, lighthouses, and other sights to visit.

  Palm Beach

Palm Beach is a two-mile strip on the northern coast of Aruba known for luxury hotels and nearby snorkeling and water sports. Nearby streets are lined with bars and restaurants, and the Bubali Bird Sanctuary is nearby. Visitors will appreciate the calm waters and beautiful scenery.

  Eagle Beach

Eagle Beach is both a beach and a neighborhood of Oranjestad. Known as the most expansive beach in Aruba, it is also rated one of the best beaches in the world. Eagle Beach is known for its soft white sand.

  Oranjestad

The capital city of the Dutch island of Aruba, Oranjestad, is also the largest city. Visitors can find a busy nightlife scene with abundant restaurants, clubs, bars, and casinos. There are also tourist attractions here, like Fort Zoutman, the oldest building in Aruba.

Noord

Noord stands for “North,” and not coincidentally, is at the island’s northern tip. It is both a town and a region in Aruba. Here visitors will find both low-rise and higher-rise hotels, but there are also beaches, lighthouses, and other sights to visit.

  Palm Beach

Palm Beach is a two-mile strip on the northern coast of Aruba known for luxury hotels and nearby snorkeling and water sports. Nearby streets are lined with bars and restaurants, and the Bubali Bird Sanctuary is nearby. Visitors will appreciate the calm waters and beautiful scenery.

  Eagle Beach

Eagle Beach is both a beach and a neighborhood of Oranjestad. Known as the most expansive beach in Aruba, it is also rated one of the best beaches in the world. Eagle Beach is known for its soft white sand.

Budget Hotels

Aruba Hotel Guide: Swimming pool at the Aruba Cunucu Residence hotel on the island of Aruba.
Aruba Hotel Guide: Swimming pool at the Aruba Cunucu Residence hotel on the island of Aruba.

Aruba Cunucu Residence

Noord

Price: $ Average Reviews: 4.5/5

The Aruba Cunucu Residence is a quaint self-catered apartment located in a neighborhood in Noord. Super close to the beach and golf courses, this residence is the perfect location for a relaxing vacation. The Cunucu Residence consists of 4 one-bedroom apartments and offers one two-bedroom and a studio apartment. Other amenities include private patios and private swimming pools for guests.

Aruba Hotel Guide: Swimming pool and patio at the La Felicidad hotel on the island of Aruba.
Aruba Hotel Guide: Swimming pool and patio at the La Felicidad hotel on the island of Aruba.

Casa La Felicidad

Oranjestad

Price: $ Average Reviews: 4.5/5

Casa La Felicidad is a small, comfortable resort that features six apartments for guests in the Oranjestad area of Aruba. Located close to the cultural center and fantastic restaurants, this property is in an ideal location. Guest apartments come with air conditioning, wi-fi, and comfortable rooms. In addition, the Casa La Felicidad offers a pool and barbeque facilities that are sure to make your vacation extra enjoyable.

Aruba Hotel Guide: Palm trees and a large swimming pool at the Talk of the Town Hotel & Beach Club in Aruba.
Aruba Hotel Guide: Palm trees and a large swimming pool at the Talk of the Town Hotel & Beach Club in Aruba.

Talk of the Town Hotel & Beach Club

Oranjestad

Price: $$ Average Reviews: 4/5

Talk of the Town is a uniquely charming and intimate hotel with a rich history and is Aruba’s oldest operating hotel. The casual and inviting atmosphere will have you feeling at home in no time. Each room offers a kitchenette and a semi-private terrace. Enjoy several outdoor and waterfront dining options, including Barefoot, a great opportunity if you are in the mood for fresh Arubian seafood. This inviting and vibrant boutique hotel is an excellent base for exploring Aruba and all it has to offer.

Aruba Hotel Guide: A view of the pool and rooms at the Arubiana Inn on the island of Aruba.
Aruba Hotel Guide: A view of the pool and rooms at the Arubiana Inn on the island of Aruba.

Arubiana Inn

Eagle Beach

Price: $ Average Reviews: 4.3/5

Just half a mile from Eagle Beach, you’ll find the Arubiana Inn. This brightly decorated hotel features an outdoor pool, terrace, and beautiful scenery for guests. King-sized rooms or triple rooms with a twin bed and one king bed are available. Arubiana Inn is only a 15-minute drive from Central Oranjestad and 20 minutes away from the airport, making it a convenient location for visitors. Nearby activities include kayaking, snorkeling, scuba diving, and mountain biking.

Midrange Hotels

Aruba Hotel Guide: Breakfast is served poolside at the Wonders Boutique Hotel in Aruba.
Aruba Hotel Guide: Breakfast is served poolside at the Wonders Boutique Hotel in Aruba.

Wonders Boutique Hotel

Oranjestad

Price: $$ Average Reviews: 4.8/5

Located in Oranjestad, Wonders Boutique Hotel is nestled conveniently between the airport and the beach. It is close to notable landmarks and natural beauty such as Surfside Beach and Druif Beach. This adults-only hotel will delight with onsite amenities such as barbecue grills and picnic areas. It comes with 11 soundproofed rooms with king-sized beds and a beautiful outdoor pool.

Aruba Hotel Guide: A large swimming pool at the Divi Village Golf & Beach Resort in Aruba.
Aruba Hotel Guide: A large swimming pool at the Divi Village Golf & Beach Resort in Aruba.

Divi Village Golf & Beach Resort

Eagle Beach

Price: $$ Average Reviews: 4.4/5

Only a 6-minute walk from Eagle Beach, this fantastic resort features a top-rated golf course, several dining options, and a full-service spa. The Divi Village Golf & Beach Resort is the perfect destination for travelers looking for a hotel that offers a little bit of everything. Other onsite amenities include tennis courts, two swimming pools, and more. Rooms range from studio suites to one-bedroom suites with king-sized beds.

Aruba Hotel Guide: A small swimming pool by a lagoon at the Karibu Aruba Boutique Hotel on the island of Aruba.
Aruba Hotel Guide: A small swimming pool by a lagoon at the Karibu Aruba Boutique Hotel on the island of Aruba.

Karibu Aruba Boutique Hotel

Palm Beach

Price: $$ Average Reviews: 4.9/5

Located in Palm Beach within walking distance of the beach, restaurants, and malls, Karibu Aruba Boutique Hotel is an excellent location for those looking to explore everything Aruba has to offer. The rooms offer private patios, free wi-fi, and comfortable queen beds. In addition, this peaceful property provides a beautiful patio and outdoor pool to relax during your Aruba stay. Karibu Aruba Boutique Hotel is also within walking distance of Moomba Beach and Crystal Theater.

Aruba Hotel Guide: Atropical themed bedroom at the Rh Boutique Hotel Aruba.
Aruba Hotel Guide: Atropical themed bedroom at the Rh Boutique Hotel Aruba.

Rehoboth Peace Land Boutique Hotel

Oranjestad

Price: $$ Average Reviews: 4.7/5

This peaceful hotel offers a unique escape not far from downtown Oranjestad, with soundproof accommodations and a saltwater pool. The Rehoboth Aruba is also invested in green energy and features solar power throughout the property. This beautiful hotel features fourteen different-sized rooms, ranging from standard suites to two-bedroom deluxe suites that can sleep five guests. Closeby sights include the Alto Vista Chapel and Vushiribana Gold Smelter Ruins.

Aruba Hotel Guide: A large swimming pool and patio area at the Mill Resort and Suites in Aruba.
Aruba Hotel Guide: A large swimming pool and patio area at the Mill Resort and Suites in Aruba.

The Mill Resort and Suites

Palm Beach

Price: $$ Average Reviews: 4.2/5

The Mill Resort is located directly across the street from Palm Beach and in the middle of the action. The hotel boasts a restaurant and a bar that features a daily happy hour. On-site, you’ll also find a pool with hosted activities such as yoga, bingo, trivia, and Zumba. Guest rooms range from standard pool view rooms to deluxe studio pool view rooms.

Aruba Hotel Guide: Poolside suites at the Yoyita Suites Aruba.
Aruba Hotel Guide: Poolside suites at the Yoyita Suites Aruba.

Yoyita Suites Aruba

Palm Beach

Price: $$$ Average Reviews: 4.6/5

Yoyita Suites & Villa is a luxurious getaway in Palm Beach. It’s located in the heart of the popular neighborhood and is close to the beautiful beaches, bars, shops, and nightlife. The hotel hosts 26 guests in a total of 13 suites. Each room has king beds and comes with air conditioning, wi-fi, a beach kit, and smart TV. Common areas also have a fantastic pool and a shared barbeque stove.

High-End Hotels

Aruba Hotel Guide: A sprawling ariel view of the seaside Barcelo Aruba resort complex.
Aruba Hotel Guide: A sprawling ariel view of the seaside Barcelo Aruba resort complex.

Barcelo Aruba

Palm Beach

Price: $$$$ Average Reviews: 4.2/5

Barcelo Aruba is the ideal beachside resort located right on the turquoise waters of the Caribbean. This Palm Beach hotel is an all-inclusive resort that offers excellent vacations for couples and families. Three hundred seventy rooms and suites feature either a balcony or terrace. Visitors will love the seven restaurants and bars to choose from, the free-form pool, watersports, and nightly entertainment.

Aruba Hotel Guide: A large swimming pool area at the Riu Palace Aruba Hote.l
Aruba Hotel Guide: A large swimming pool area at the Riu Palace Aruba Hote.l

Riu Palace Aruba Hotel

Palm Beach

Price: $$$$ Average Reviews: 4.3/5

Also located in Palm Beach, the Riu Palace Aruba Hotel is located directly on the beach. This all-inclusive hotel is open 24-hours and features more than 400 rooms and all the amenities that guests could need. The hotel features two outdoor pools and a separate pool for kids! In addition, the hotel features a gym, Renova Spa, and a swim-up pool bar. No matter what guests are interested in, Riu Palace Aruba Hotel has something to offer.

Aruba Hotel Guide: The Best Hotels in Aruba
Aruba Hotel Guide: The Best Hotels in Aruba

Boardwalk Boutique Hotel

Palm Beach

Price: $$$$ Average Reviews: 4.7/5

Nestled near Palm Beach, the Boardwalk Boutique Hotel offers 46 casitas spread across a historic coconut plantation. As a benefit to guests, the Boardwalk has a reserved section of the beach available, only a three-minute walk away. Additional hotel amenities include private patios, hammocks, barbeque grills, and beach chairs. The hotel grounds also feature two pools with pre-reserved seating options and dedicated Concierge Services.

Aruba Hotel Guide: A bedroom with a balcony view of the sea at the Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort and Casino on the island of Aruba.
Aruba Hotel Guide: A bedroom with a balcony view of the sea at the Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort and Casino on the island of Aruba.

Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort and Casino

Eagle Beach

Price: $$$ Average Reviews: 4.5/10

This beachfront hotel hosts more than 350 newly designed rooms on Eagle Beach. The Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort and Casino features abundant amenities with an onsite casino, spa, and fitness center. In addition, visitors will enjoy the multiple restaurants to choose from and the new adults-only pool. The hotel also has boutique shopping onsite, or you can venture out and see what is available nearby.

Aruba Hotel Guide: A four post bed in a room at the Ritz Carlton Aruba.
Aruba Hotel Guide: A four post bed in a room at the Ritz Carlton Aruba.

The Ritz Carlton Aruba

Palm Beach

Price: $$$$ Average Reviews: 4.6/5

This luxury resort features 320 modern guestrooms with private balconies and stunning views of the Caribbean Sea. The Ritz Carlton offers unparalleled amenities, including a 24-hour casino, The Club Lounge, a Luxury spa, Six restaurants, and beachfront venues. The property also boasts two swimming pools and a state-of-the-art fitness center. Guest rooms feature Ritz-Carlton signature featherbeds and spacious bathrooms with deep full-size baths.

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This Post Has 5 Comments

  1. Burton Family says:

    Barcelo Aruba was a great choice for our family trip. There is something here at this resort for people of all ages, and an outstanding nightlife scene for the grown ups.

  2. Brittany V. says:

    Is there free wifi at Wonders Boutique Hotel?

    1. Daniel says:

      Yes, free wifi!

  3. Kim Cryer says:

    Do you think that the Aruba Cunucu Residence would be a good location for remote workers? I am heading to Aruba for 1 month and am looking for the best accommodation to work. Thanks!

    1. Daniel says:

      Canucu would be a great choice.

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