Many Americans head over to Aruba as it feels like home from the Caribbean. You’ll find chain restaurants, brand-name stores, casinos and several people who speak English. Of course, you’ll also find beautiful beaches and expansive resorts, many ones are all-inclusive or offer all-inclusive packages. These resorts supply the best all-in-one experiences in Aruba, dependant on family ratings and editor reviews, it can be listed in no particular order.
Hotel Riu Palace Aruba
Situated in Palm Beach, Hotel Riu Palace Aruba offers four restaurants, live entertainment, a spa, casino and a couple swimming pools, including a separate pool for youngsters. Refurbished in 2015, in addition, it offers guestrooms and suites with beachfront balconies and free Wi-Fi. Non-motorized aquatic sports, for instance stand-up paddle boarding, kayaking and snorkeling, are built into rates. All guests receive one free introductory lesson for scuba diving inside pool.
Also in Palm Beach, Barcelo Aruba offers families direct access on the sand and surf, seven restaurants, a pool, a kids' club (for a long time 4 to 12), live entertainment, an online casino and spa. Families also relish access to two tennis courts, beach volleyball, diving lessons and snorkel equipment. Accommodations provide views with the gardens, pool or ocean, you need to include DVD players and mini-bars (stocked daily).
Divi Aruba All Inclusive Resort
Divi Aruba All Inclusive Resort features accommodations just steps on the sand and regularly, that there are three. Families enjoy non-motorized aquatic sports, including kayaking and snorkeling, in conjunction with land-based sports like tennis, mountain climbing and bicycling. There are nine restaurants onsite, and tickets to Bon Bini -- a weekly festival in Oranjestad -- are given. Guests in this resort may also access the pools at neighboring Tamarijin Aruba All Inclusive Resort.
Tamarijin Aruba All Inclusive Resort
Beachfront location? Check. Swimming pools? There are three. Spacious accommodations? Yes, you will discover oceanfront rooms with patios or balconies and free Wi-Fi. Onsite restaurants? You bet; you will find nine. Water sports? Of course; try kayaking, windsurfing, snorkeling and even more. The Tamarijin Aruba All Inclusive Resort checks off each of the boxes in Aruba, as well as offers a kids' club for the children ages 5 to 12, beach games, a climbing wall (around the beach!) and bikes, with bike paths provided within the property.
Divi Village Golf & Beach Resort
Families have the option to settle at another Divi Resort in Oranjestad -- Divi Village Golf & Beach Resort. This resort is specially convenient for giant groups, mainly because it offers studio, one- and a couple-bedroom suites and villas pre-loaded with balconies and full kitchens. Families have the possibility to rent catamarans, rafts and canoes; there is also the option to reserve diving trips, windsurfing lessons and snorkel gear. There are four restaurants onsite, and also a spa and the game for parents have fun with. It"s accessible nearby attractions, for example Baby Beach (excellent for new swimmers) and also the Butterfly Farm. It is located next door from Tamarijin Aruba All Inclusive Resort.
Holiday Inn Resort Aruba
You read that right -- Holiday Inn offers all-inclusive rates in Noord, Aruba. Rates include all meals (provided at four different restaurants), local liquors as well as a 20-percent discount at Pelican Adventures, that offers sailing, snorkeling and scuba excursions. Families also relish access to a sports court, children's activity center, spa and three pools and poolside cabanas. Accommodations include rooms and junior suites with partial or full oceanfront rooms. Soon, Holiday Inn Resort Aruba can even offer three activity zones: Peace & Harmony, Chill & Mingle and Action & Play -- the latter ones will focus on families.
Amsterdam Manor Beach Resort
In Eagle Beach, Amsterdam Manor Beach Resort offers suites with kitchenettes or full kitchens (although you don't have to concern yourself with preparing meals should you buy the resort's all-inclusive package). Accommodations have free Wi-Fi, and they"re designed with new beds and televisions. The resort supplies a freshwater pool which has a waterfall, along with a separate pool for children, along with complimentary beach gear, bike rentals and snorkel equipment. Families enjoy themed events and weekly movies for the beach, too.
Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino
The Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino bustles with excitement, attracting both couples and families through an all-inclusive package. It's split into two parts geared to the needs of both groups, and also the resort's private island, this short ride away, is additionally divided. It supplies a lagoon for the children, and also a station where kids can focus on air traffic control conversations. The resort itself doesn't need a natural beach, there is however a man-made lagoon from the pools. The resort also supplies a kids' club for a long time 4 to 12, and children under age 12 eat free on the resort's restaurants. Accommodations include guestrooms and suites with free Wi-Fi and pretty views, as well as a location in downtown Oranjestad provides easy entry to local attractions, for example the Aruba Ostrich Farm.