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Boardwalk Hotel Aruba

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13/06/2017 14/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Central Florida, Florida
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a little gem of a place, especially if you don't want to stay in one of those expensive cookie cutter resort hotels on Palm Beach just right across the street. This place is cozy, well landscaped and has a nice little pool. We stayed in the one bedroom casita above the office which made our visit so comfortable....

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved it for its hospitality and casual, laid back atmosphere. Staff were friendly and housekeeping was attentive but not intrusive. Small boutique hotel with an intimate feel. Casita 1 was great. Lots of space and great front porch. Excellent value!

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Thank Lorelei M
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

A beautiful little boutique hotel! So romantic and relaxing - we spend the first few nights of our honeymoon there. They have a nice pool, which in our case was our own private pool :) Try not to arrive on Sundays though cuz their reception is closed. We requested the romance package and took the romantic sunset cruise!

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New Jersey
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

My parents first time in Aruba was for my wedding . They wanted a larger place with kitchen and common areas . Boardwalk was amazing my parents felt very spoiled and I even ended up getting ready in the casita . Was wonderful for small family dinners and lounging on the hammocks . It was paradise for them .

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Rochester, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Boardwalk hotel was wonderful! We came for our honeymoon and it was exactly what we wanted and needed. We chose this hotel based off their previous reviews from guest! The staff was excellent and the property/rooms were extremely well kept. The location was perfect the grocery store was a cab ride away and less than $10. The beach was less...

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TheBoardwalkAruba, Front Office Manager at Boardwalk Hotel Aruba, responded to this review

Dear Bklyngurl412, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we appreciate your kind words and are glad you liked our beach and perfect, peace and quiet location. It is good to hear that the Boardwalk was exactly what you wanted and needed for your honeymoon. Thank you for your nice comments about our excellent staff and well kept...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I just got back from our 1 year anniversary. What a hidden gem this place is. The service was great and the atmosphere was so peaceful. We stayed there 4 nights and wish we could of stayed longer. Next time!! The only thing we couldnt get to work was the wifi. Other than that, everything was perfect....

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TheBoardwalkAruba, Front Office Manager at Boardwalk Hotel Aruba, responded to this review

Dear SPK1979, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we are so glad you had such a positive experience with us, especially the service and peaceful atmosphere. It is good to hear that you enjoyed the breakfast and the perfect location of our beach. I am sorry to hear that you couldn't get the wifi working, our IT...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are not words to describe this place! We booked our trip 7 months in advance as a delayed honeymoon. We arrived for our 11 night stay on May 4th. The staff was wonderful the entire stay. They made recommendations on places to go and things to do that did not disappoint. I had been to Aruba 24 years ago...

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TheBoardwalkAruba, Front Office Manager at Boardwalk Hotel Aruba, responded to this review

Dear Nancy W, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, wow, what a comprehensive, well written, fantastic and most extensive review. It is a complete journal of a most amazing honeymoon. I think it has to be one of the best we have had so far, I really appreciate that. Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful...

Long Island, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want to feel like you have your own little place in Aruba with out actually owning a home this is the place to stay. There are 11 casitas located so each has privacy. We stayed in casita 10 very private but 10 steps from the pool. The kitchen had enough to stay and cook which we did most...

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TheBoardwalkAruba, Front Office Manager at Boardwalk Hotel Aruba, responded to this review

Dear Valerie L, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we appreciate your kind words and are glad you liked the location of your casita with a lot of privacy, the complete kitchen and good room service so much as these are the things that make Boardwalk a special place for many visitors. We thank you for choosing...

South Lyon, Michigan
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for our honeymoon, which is not traditional, but we preferred the relaxing atmosphere. The grounds and facilities are marvelous. We loved our room, and we used the grill one night. They had great recommendations for things to do, and where to eat. We will definitely stay here again!!! Best place in Aruba

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TheBoardwalkAruba, Front Office Manager at Boardwalk Hotel Aruba, responded to this review

Dear 515phillipp, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we appreciate your kind words. It was a pleasure to read that you loved the relaxing atmosphere, the private grill and the great recommendations we gave you. We thank you for choosing Boardwalk Small Hotel as your preferred place of stay in Aruba and we hope to welcome you...

Middletown, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Casita #6 for 5 days.....wish it was longer.....the setting of the hotel is tropical ( by means of landscaping as the island is dry) and serene...the décor is really beautiful and provides an island feel that you would not get in a boxy room in a highrise hotel. The modern bathroom and comfortable beds were appreciated at...

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TheBoardwalkAruba, Front Office Manager at Boardwalk Hotel Aruba, responded to this review

Dear Barbara H, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, glad you got to enjoy our hotel to the fullest. And thank you for summing up all of the great amenities that you got to enjoy especially the island tropical feel, the comfortable beds, the grill, complimentary palapa on the beach and the spotlessly clean rooms. We thank...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenLeadersSilver level
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The boutique-style Boardwalk Small Hotel offers 14 spacious casitas spread out in the peaceful gardens of a historic coconut plantation. The hotel is located just a 3 minutes walk from popular Palm Beach where you can enjoy our NEW cozy beach area, providing shade and lounge chairs. All 14 casitas are tastefully decorated in fresh Caribbean colors and feature a large living room, fully equipped kitchen, modern bathroom, separate bedroom(s), private patio equipped with your own hammock and BBQ grill, TV, full air conditioning and free WIFI. Daily breakfast service is available. Other perks and privileges include daily housekeeping services, complimentary beach towels, beach chairs, cool box and snorkel gear. The owners of the hotel, fun twin sisters, offer concierge services and excellent recommendations, providing you with the local scoop. The boutique-style Boardwalk Small Hotel with palm-fringed gardens and cozy swimming pool offers the ultimate setting for a relaxing and romantic vacation in Aruba. Couples of all ages as well as young families will truly enjoy this hidden gem in Palm Beach, Aruba. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Boardwalk Hotel Aruba

Address: Bakval 20, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
Region: Caribbean > Aruba > Palm - Eagle Beach
Price Range: $318 - $541 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Boardwalk Hotel Aruba 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Boardwalk Vacation Retreat Hotel
Boardwalk Hotel Aruba Palm - Eagle Beach
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#1 Family Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#2 Romantic Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#5 Business Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We stayed in casita number 11 which is right off the pool ground level i'm perfect for honeymooners. It was excellent and we will definitely request the same room when we revisit Aruba!”
Bklyngurl412, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Casita 7 was right next to the pool in a hidden enclave.”
SPK1979, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“We were in Casita 23 . We did not hear anyone else! Gorgeous view sitting on our patio overlooking the pool.”
697nancyw, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Casita #10 is close to the pool and on the main level.”
515phillipp, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“casita 6 is divine! as is the studio:)”
Gsquared2323, 15 May 2017 | Read review
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