Riu Palace Aruba Hotel

This impressive hotel lives up to its name. Within touching distance of Palm Beach, the breathtaking location, scale and splendour of Riu Palace Aruba Hotel has to be seen to be believed. An enormous pool complex takes centre stage, complete with swim-up bar, water loungers, wraparound terrace and tropical garden. You won’t be short of things to do here. There are volleyball matches and water sports at the beach, a gym, spa, live evening entertainment and an on-site casino. Choose from five dining options, including the family-friendly buffet, Italian restaurant and pool-side steakhouse.

Overview of Palm Beach, Aruba

This Dutch-Caribbean island lies off the coast of South America with the gorgeous resort of Palm Beach looking out from its north coast across the Caribbean Sea. The crystal-clear waters around this sublime stretch of shoreline are teeming with tropical fish, reefs and shipwrecks. On land, you’ll discover five-star hotels, tropical gardens, Dutch-style buildings and an upbeat, Caribbean tempo that will stay with you long after your holidays to Aruba have finished. The main attraction on Aruba is the beach. Soak up the Caribbean sun, swim in the calm, warm waters and sip rum cocktails in the shade of palm trees. If you’re dreaming of paradise, you’ve found it.

Things to do in Palm Beach, Aruba

Palm Beach is totally tropical with graceful palm trees, soft white sand and impossibly blue sea. It feels and looks like paradise and it’s right on your doorstep. Riu Palace Aruba Hotel is also just 300 metres to the nearest shops, and the picturesque town of Oranjestad is only 11 kilometres away. Discover a busy marina and modern waterfront, pretty Dutch houses, a traditional tramway, sculptures and fascinating history. Back at Palm Beach, you have the island’s largest shopping plaza within walking distance, a golf course is only 10 minutes away, and you can book boat excursions from the beach to explore Aruba’s coral reefs, shipwrecks, caves and beautiful coastline.

Resort Summary

Palm Beach is filled with luxurious accommodation, chic international restaurants and a boulevard full of high-end stores and casinos which exude lavishness. Glamorous high rise hotels back the white sand beach, lined with shacks serving up delicious treats. The Palm Beach Plaza Mall also houses a multiplex cinema, bowling alley and climbing wall.