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Boardwalk Hotel Aruba

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GreenLeadersSilver level
09/06/2017 10/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$252*
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Newmarket, Canada
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were very fortunate to get a last minute booking in this beautiful small hotel. Stephanie, Kimberly and the staff are very accommodating, a wealth of local knowledge and a pleasure to talk to. The hotel is kept impeccably clean, and you feel like you're in your own little corner of paradise while staying here. The lush gardens and pool...

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

Dear jackie1250, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we are so glad you had such a positive experience with us, especially the lush gardens and pool area, perfect for relaxing. It is so good to hear that it really felt like staying in Paradise and that the Boardwalk is by far your new favorite hotel on Aruba....

NY
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Boardwalk is a very different experience from the high rise hotels and resorts right on the beach. In my opinion, this is a good thing. It is so quiet and so peaceful. Because of the way the grounds are set up, you feel like you're in your own little oasis. There are trees and flowers and foliage and lots of...

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

Dear BethNYCA , Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we really appreciate you taking the time to write such an extensive and lovey review. Glad you enjoyed all of the things that make the Boardwalk a special place for so many including the tranquil garden with lots of privacy, clean rooms, special attention of Dushi the cat...

Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We booked our Aruba trip at the last minute. And because it was spring break, a lot of the bigger resorts (that we would normally have opted for) are booked or at least not showing up on those hotel search engines. I came across a review on here for Boardwalk and glad I did! We had a 1 bedroom casita....

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

Dear DigmansAdventures , 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 such a great pleasure meeting you and with your enthusiasm you brought a smile to my face every day. We are so grateful for this comprehensive overview of your (almost) perfect...

Alpharetta, Georgia
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Great place to stay.. Nice clean and cozy rooms.. What stands out for the place is the hospitality of the staff very caring and simply fabulous. They will guide you with the local attractions.Will definitely stay at the same place again...

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

Dear patrickpL726XD, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel. It is always rewarding to receive great feedback like this and we really do appreciate your taking time out to review us here. I love your comment about our hospitality and fabulous staff, I will definitely share your compliments with our caring team. We look forward to welcoming you...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Lovely hotel; definitely recommend renting a car to access restaurants and shops; as far as properties go, would recommend the Boardwalk over any of the larger sanitized resorts. Access to best part of beach offered.

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

Dear Anne Marie P, 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 We thank you for choosing Boardwalk Small Hotel as your preferred place of stay in Aruba and we hope to welcome you back soon! Sunny greetings, Katinka...

Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Very nicely located between the Carlton-Ritz and Mariott with great beach facilities including drink/Bev service from Ritz with a nice discount. We took a rental car which is nice if you plan to go around, but in the end didn't really need it. Multiple good restaurants in close proximity at the beachfront. Beach itself very child friendly with shallow waters...

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

Dear sstarreveld, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel. It is always rewarding to receive great feedback like this and we really do appreciate your taking time out to review us here. It is good to hear that you really enjoyed our location with our beautiful beach on walking distance. We look forward to welcoming you back to...

Howards Grove, Wisconsin
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We loved the hotel and the staff. Our casita was perfect for our family of four and it was clean, nicely decorated and well maintained. The grounds of the hotel are beautiful and the cats on the property added a friendly touch. It was a beautiful, quite, spacious and friendly place for our family to make the best of a...

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

Dear tkhg16, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we really appreciate you taking the time to write such a lovey review. Glad you enjoyed all of the things that make the Boardwalk a special place for so many including the friendly staff, clean and well maintained rooms, beautiful and quit grounds, our friendly cats and so much...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

We were blown away by our stay at the Broadwalk hotel. We stayed in Casita #3 which had everything that we wanted. The setting was stunning set amongst mature trees. Our Casita had two bedrooms, two bathrooms a large lounge with kitchen. It had a delightful outside patio with table and chairs. Breakfast was available at an additional cost. The...

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

Dear Diane F, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we appreciate your kind words and are glad you liked our setting in our tropical oasis and the cheerful service so much as these are the things that make Boardwalk a special place for many visitors. It is also good to hear that your casita had everything you...

Alexandria
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This hotel exceeded our expectations. As always, nothing is perfect, but this hotel comes close if you don't need a restaurant on site and room service and you don't need to be right on the beach. So as not to reiterate most other ratings, let's just say we agree with all the positives. Being across from the Ritz and enjoying...

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

Dear Mike C, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we really appreciate you taking the time to write such a positive and lovey review. I really like your comment that you agree with all the positive reviews that have been written before you. It is good to hear that our hotel exceeded your expectations and that you...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We spent 4 nights in room #1, it was more than enough space for a couple, large comfy king bed, ceiling fans and AC worked great. It's a very quick walk over to the main beach area, and we loved having the convenience and comfort of reserving a palapa to relax on the beach. The palapa and beach area for...

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

Dear lara741, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we appreciate your kind words and are glad you liked our spacious rooms during your wonderful relaxing stay and new beach service exclusively for our hotel guests with comfortable lounge chairs, right across the street and offering a tranquil environment and shallow waters. We thank you for choosing Boardwalk...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenLeadersSilver level
About the property
  • 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: $329 - $559 (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 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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“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
“We were in Casita 4 (a one bedroom apartment with outdoor terrace area and hammock) which was gorgeous!”
trinao92, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
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