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Boardwalk Hotel Aruba

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Sheldon, Illinois
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our second time staying at the boardwalk. The first trip was just my husband and myself and we loved it so much we returned this year with our good friends. We are not fans of resorts and humongous hotels of which there are plenty! This allows you to have a homey atmosphere, an outside area to sit outside...

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Westfield
Reviewed yesterday NEW

There are many reasons to choose the high rise hotel zone when visiting Aruba. Fine and fun restaurants, shopping and beautiful beaches teaming with activities. But, if you are not a fan of 400 room hotels and taking elevators to the beach you should consider this hidden gem. Although it is NOT oceanfront you are literally across the street from...

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Suttons Bay, Michigan
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Board Hotel. Great staff, rooms, and location. They are across from the Ritz and the Marriot, and have beach access with beach huts between the two. Also have a discount card good at the Ritz. Can't say enough about the courteous staff and service. The Dutch were terrific and we will see you next year for a full 2 weeks!!

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Berthoud, Colorado
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family and I have traveled extensively and have stayed at some great properties along the way. Without question, the experience we had at the Boardwalk Small Hotel was the best overall experience we have ever had. While the amenities at the hotel were first class and access to beaches and all the sites of Aruba were in easy reach,...

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Baltimore
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What a great family vacation. Boardwalk is a lovely, well cared for, little hotel with an island vibe. We stayed in room 3 with our 3 boys: 10, 7, and 3 and ordered a rollaway bed. Thanks Alice for taking good care of us with the discount card for the Ritz and other local restaurants, novels, scuba gear, folding chairs...

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Blowing Rock, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We've stayed at Boardwalk two years in a row and plan on coming back next year. It's quiet, well-kept and beautiful; very close to the beach but far enough from the shore to be peaceful and protected from crowds. It's the perfect retreat for couples or family.

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Salem, VA
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is the perfect place to stay if you want great hospitality and a genuine Aruba feel. The casitas are in excellent condition and super clean. The grounds are beautiful and well maintained. The weekly Happy Hour was a fun time getting to know the other guests. This property is super quiet and off 'the strip,' yet the beach is...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We just returned from a week long stay at Boardwalk Hotel. Boarwalk is clean, close to the beach and well run. If you need help with reservations to a restaurant - they will take care of that for you. The casitas have comfortable beds, nice kitchens and beautiful bathrooms. It was nice is having the palabras reserved for you (and...

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

Dear Megan C, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we appreciate your kind words and are glad you liked our clean rooms, close location to the beach with free use of palapas and lounge chairs and the helpful staff so much as these are the things that make Boardwalk a special place for many visitors. We thank...

Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Aruba to windsurf, and the Boardwalk proved an ideal location. A short walk takes you to the beach where the hotel's palapas are situated between Vela Sports Aruba and the Ritz Carlton beach. We relaxed in our palapa after windsurfing with Vela gear, while enjoying discounted drinks and food serviced by Ritz-Carlton personnel on beach Segways. It...

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

Dear Michael C, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we really appreciate you taking the time to write such an extensive and lovey review. It was a pleasure to read that you loved our new beach service on walking distance from the hotel, the comfy beds, our helpful staff and the complimentary rum punch with management and...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really loved this hotel. The casita style is perfect for a comfortable stay. The place is small and cozy and feels more like a small community. Very different from a big resort. I loved the colorful decoration. I really enjoyed that you can get arranged your breakfast or dinner through the hotel and get served at the casita porch....

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

Dear Pilar A, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we are so grateful for your recommendation of our hotel and spreading the word what we stand for at Boardwalk. It is good to hear that you loved our fresh and delicious breakfast served on your patio and the colorful decoration in our casitas. We thank you for...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • 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 - $579 (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
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#1 Family Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#1 Spa Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#2 Romantic 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 21 which was a 2 bedroom spot located on the second floor. Worked well for our needs.”
 of 5 bubbles 951carolc, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“It looked like all the rooms were great. If you have a larger family they have two bedroom units that will take care of your needs.”
 of 5 bubbles tadd222, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Casita #5 was the one in the advertisement photo - wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles megancharmom, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Spacious with comfortable beds and nice clean towels!”
 of 5 bubbles donnahC1884SC, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Bungalow 6 is where I stayed and it was a perfect 1st floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles Magi615, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
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