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Aruba Beach Resorts


photo courtesy of Hyatt Regency Aruba.
Photo courtesy of Hyatt Regency Aruba.
Aruba is one of the three Dutch Caribbean islands which are located near Venezuela and have the advantage of being outside the hurricane zone. Read about Fun Thigs to do on Aruba, for family travelers.

The list of resorts below includes both all inclusive resorts and some non-all inclusive properties (which do sometimes offer an inclusive plan.)

Divi Aruba All Inclusive Resort
A low-rise all inclusive resort, and sister property to the Tamarijn Aruba All Inclusive Resort -- see below.
  • Check prices for the Divi Aruba all inclusive resort, at Kayak.com
  • Check prices for other resorts in the area
Hyatt Regency Aruba Beach Resort
This luxury property has 12 acres and a pool complex with waterfall, water slide, and lagoons with tropical fish. The resort has a Camp Hyatt kids program. Not an all inclusive but kids under 18 stay free with parents.

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Holiday Inn Aruba
This large beachfront property has an activity center and a complimentary kids club.

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Radisson Aruba Resort, Casino, & Spa
An Aruba beach resort with 15 acres right in the downtown harborfront area of Oranjestad, and with a private island for guests. The resort has watersports and a kids' program.

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Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino
This resort is located in the harbor area near the center of town and close to shops and restaurants; however, guests need to take a boat shuttle to the beach on the resort's private island. Read visitors' comments for tips about rooms.

Riu Palace Aruba All Inclusive Resort
On Palm Beach just 4km from Oranjestad, this all inclusive resort has a beautiful pool beach and pool, beach huts (if you can get one), and a children's pool.

Tamarijn Aruba All Inclusive Resort
This all inclusive resort has a long-running "Kids Free" package for kids up to age 17 (with paying adults), and a kids' camp for ages 5 to 12. "The Tam" is a sister property to the Divi Aruba All Inclusive Resort and also to the Divi Village All Inclusive Villas, and the Tamarijn Aruba All Inclusive Suites at Dutch Village.

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Aruba Promotions
Check Aruba.com for island-wide promotions at multiple properties. Features might include kids stay free deals, free kids' activities, free sightseeing, sailing and snorkeling outings, or a free day of car rental.

Please note that the writer has not visited these destinations in person!

*Always check destination web sites for updates! Also,always check recent comments at a site like TripAdvisor.

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