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Boardwalk Hotel Aruba

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GreenLeadersSilver level
14/06/2017 15/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$254*
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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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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...

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Everything about this hotel was perfect. The staff that made check-in a breeze, left hand written notes and assisted with reservations and activity recommendations as needed. The shower had two shower heads, endless hot water and strong water pressure. Every detail about this place is meant to remind you that you're on vacation. The colors and decor are vibrant. There...

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

Dear Jennifer R, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we are so glad you had such a positive experience with us, especially the little details that make your vacation even more remarkable. Thank you for summing up all the perfect things that make the Boardwalk a wonderful place for so many including the great shower, our vibrant...

Buenas Aires
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Very well located hotel, considering it is not a beachfront hotel. Parking space available. The rooms were clean and nice. Staff available form 9am to 5pm, would have been nice to have a broader business hours to ask questions, considering that time we were always at the beach. Make sure you remember to book your palapa the day before if...

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

Dear robertogV4374BS, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we appreciate your kind words and are glad you liked the location of the hotel and our nice and clean rooms. It is good to hear that you would definitely recommend our hotel to other travelers. We thank you for choosing Boardwalk Small Hotel as your preferred place of...

Havertown, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We always look for unique places. So the Marriott and Ritz were not in the mix. But much to our pleasant surprise, we found Boardwalk Small Hotel right across the street from those two established standards. And little did we know that we would have access to the Ritz beach area exclusively through Boardwalk, but food and bar service as...

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

Dear Don R, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we appreciate your kind words and are glad you loved our unique place, just across the street from Palm Beach and the high rise hotels. It is good to hear that you liked our breakfast and great recommendations from restaurants online and at the front desk. We thank...

Long Island, NY
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This hotel deserves every wonderful review it's received. We were 5 friends and booked the 2 br casita. It's beautifully decorated, well laid out, modern amenities and my favorite was the Aruba aloe bath products in the shower and bathrooms. They really pay attention to detail and offer nice touches that a large hotel would never do. From the very...

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

Dear sschnieders, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we are so grateful for this comprehensive overview of your perfect getaway! Glad you enjoyed all of the things that make the Boardwalk a special place for so many including our attention to detail, great location close to the beach and the zen atmosphere. I will make sure to...

Westhampton Beach, New York
Reviewed 29 March 2017

This was a very pleasant surprise. I booked it the week before. I listened to the reviews and they were right. I cannot rave enough about how special this little home away from home is. The beach is amazing. So happy to have a private place every day without major crowds.

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Dear P3561JXlindal, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we are so glad you had such a positive experience with us, especially our new beach service exclusively for our hotel guests and only a 3 minute walk from the hotel. It is good to hear that your last minute booking turned out to be a very pleasant surprise....

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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
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • 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: $328 - $554 (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 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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“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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