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Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino, Oranjestad

There’s no better place to enjoy a cold Balashi Beer than on your own private island.

Our Caribbean resort in stunning Aruba offers the perfect vacation spot, whether you have a family to entertain or you’re looking for a secluded, romantic stay for two. We have two distinctive experiences: the hip, lively Marina Hotel is adult-exclusive, while the Renaissance Ocean Suites is a sophisticated one-bedroom option for families or groups. Of course, both provide exclusive access to a special discovery hiding just off shore at Renaissance Island (Flamingo sightings ahead). Our location in Oranjestad’s vibrant downtown gives you endless opportunities to revel in Aruban culture in the heart of the city. Friendly resident Navigator Esmeralda is available to help you plan your island adventure.

The amenities

  • Plush Bedding
  • Personal Navigator
  • JOYA NYC Fragrance
  • Fitness Center
  • On-Site Casino
  • On-Site Beach Lagoon
  • Okeanos Spa Services
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Patamingo Kids Club
  • Free Wifi
Full hotel details

Historical Museum of Aruba

Wish to get a taste of the Aruban culture, history, economy, and wildlife? Then this is the place to be.
Established by the Cultureel Centrum van Aruba in 1983, this museum offers a wide profile of the city of Aruba. Under the direction of the Cultureel Centrum the museum was finally completed after the restoration of the Fort Zoutman Willem III Tower. Today, it is under the direction of the Fundacion Museo Arubano, offering visitors information on the establishment and political history of the Island. For a nominal admission fee, get to know the city's culture, history, economy and wildlife. Visiting the Museum of Aruba is an unforgettable experience.  
Address:Fortzoutmanstraat z/n, Oranjestad
phone:+297 588 5199
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Coconut Water

Healthy and fresh coconut water.
When visiting the Alto Vista Chapel don't forget to purchase a fresh coconut water from one of the street vendors at the parking lot. They chop the top of the coconut off and insert a straw so you can drink the healthy coconut water. Worth a try!
Address:Alto Vista Chapel
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Suikertuintje

This is a cute little restaurant in downtown Oranjestad.
Suikertuintje is located in a traditional Aruban house and serves up a variety of different meals. The establishment is a great place for breakfast, lunch or just to grab a coffee while you're out and about exploring town.
Address:Wilheminastraat 64, Oranjestad
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Cosecha

Cosecha is the place to be for locally made arts and crafts.
Cosecha is a great place to meet local artists and find the best locally made arts and crafts. Different artisans display and sell their creations at Cosecha. The art hub also offers a variety of workshops throughout the year that draw locals and tourists alike.
Address:Zoutmanstraat 1, Oranjestad
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Casibari Cafe

Be sure to enjoy a meal at Casibari Cafe while in Aruba.
Casibari Cafe sits across the street from one of Aruba's famous rock formations, which creates a dramatic background for an afternoon or evening spent at the cafe. Enjoy a meal or drink while gazing at the beautiful scenery. Be sure to check out the barbecue offerings at this fun establishment.
Address:Casibari Rock Formation, Paradera, Oranjestad, Aruba
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ITALY Wine & Deli

This charming Italian place is great for a meal or for picking up a bottle of wine.
Guests are sure to have a wonderful experience ITALY Wine & Deli, one of the oldest cunucu houses in Aruba. The house, which is also known as "huisje Hart", is located next to Willem 3 Tower. The establishment has a great selection of Italian wines and Prosecco.
Address:Oranjestraat 2, ORanjestad
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Aruhiba Cigars

Take a tour of Aruba's only cigar factory with owner Benjamin Petrochi and learn how each cigar is made by hand from scratch.
Aruhibas are premium cigars that are handmade by talented torcedors with tobacco grown and processed right in Aruba. The tour of the tobacco farm allows you to gain insight into the painstaking process, right from picking the correct leaves to the final finished cigar. There is a factory outlet located at the farm where visitors can purchase their very own box, which make for superb gifts or souvenirs. For the best range of products, visit the retail store located by the Old Dutch Windmill. Call ahead to book a tour of the farm.
Address:14 A Soledad, Oranjestad
phone:+297 586 7833

Balashi Beer Brewery

Come experience a real Aruban beer known as Balashi.
Visit the Balashi Beer Brewery, where they brew the local beers Balahsi and Chill. The brewery offers tours to show you the brewery process including a real beer tasting. The brewery is open from Monday to Friday.
Address:L.G Smith Blvd & Hwy 4 Barcadera, Oranjestad
phone:+297 582 2550
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Aruba Aloe

Nourish and protect your skin with a range of products made from the finest aloe vera grown locally in Aruba.
Located inside Renaissance Mall, Aruba Aloe has a comprehensive list of body, skin and hair care products. This shop boasts of providing one of the world's best aloes, which is sourced locally from its own farm. The products on sale at Aruba Aloe offer a much-needed respite from the Caribbean climate.
Address:L.G. Smith Boulevard 82, Oranjestad
phone:+297 582 9301
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Fleamarket

This is the perfect place to find the right souvenir.
Across from the Renaissance Marina Hotel you will find one of the few flea markets Aruba has to offer. This particular flea market is stocked to the brim with treasures of all shapes and sizes. Pick up a unique gift for loved ones back home, or a souvenir for yourself.
Address:LG Smith Boulevard, Oranjestad
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West Deck

Island grill and beach bar.
Meet the Local family from West Deck - they are very friendly! The atmosphere is relaxed and the view is spectacular when the cruise ships are passing by.
Address:L.G. Smith Blvd, Oranjestad
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Side Bar

Craving a burger? Visit this bar!
Get yourself in the mood for a burger at Side Bar. If your are a bourbon lover, be sure to try their large selection. They can even create a combination just for you.
Address:L.G. Smith Blvd, Market Place, Oranjestad
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Holland Aruba Mall

Explore the shops in this stylish mall.
Shop untill you drop at the Holland Aruba Mall. This mall offers a selection of classy little shops and cute eateries that are sure to please both shopaholics and their families.
Address:6 Havenstraat, Oranjestad
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Gelatissimo Bistro

Sample the delectable treats offered at this trendy & hip gelateria.
Gelatissimo Bistro is a trendy and hip gelateria with all natural, artisanal and homemade products. Treat yourself to a deliciously creamy ice cream or meet the locals at the trendy bar that is also located on-site.
Address:Havenstraat, Oranjestad
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Maroc

Graving for tapas in town?
Best tapas in town in an ambiance of Maroc.Feel ad ease and enjoy look outside and enjoy square Brenchi.
Address:wilhelminastraat 74, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Papagayo

Relax at Papagayo restaurant on the Renaissance Island
Sip, Savor, Sleepy, enjoythe Papagayo restaurant at the Renaissance Island
Address:L.G. Smith Blvd, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Que Pasa

Sip on the Fuzzy Mango cocktail while admiring the funky wall art.
The very name exudes friendliness. Que Pasa in Oranjestad is the brainchild of a group of friends who always wanted the bar experience to be more than just drinks. An old house converted with bright paint and funky furniture and voila! Order a drink, indulge in some pasta or chicken teriyaki and then catch an inspiring art show at their gallery. The bar is well-stocked and the food options are also solid. All the art-work on display is for sale, so feel free to browse and take your pick.
Address:Wilhelminastraat 18, Oranjestad
phone:+297 583 4888
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Sea, Sand, Sip & Savor

Sunset dinner at the Renaissance Island
Take a sunset trip to the Renaissance private island and let your taste buds travel to paradise....Enjoy our Asian cuisine while your toes get pampered on our silky smooth sand. Let our navigator take your reservations. You can sign up every Wednesday starting at 7PM.
Address:L.G. Smith Blvd, Renaissance, Oranjestad, Aruba
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Atelier '89

Find unique local art here from almost every medium. There's always something new to find.
This unique art gallery plays host to a variety of exhibitions and events in the capital city of the Dutch island of Aruba, Oranjestad. From workshops on sound, performance, photography, ceramics, fashion, video, graphic design and theater, Atelier '89 encompasses almost every medium of art. Also serving as an art school with classrooms and even a residence hall, this beloved gallery is the place to see new up and coming artists work on the island.
Address:34 Dominicanessenstraat, Oranjestad
phone:+297 565 4613
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Rage Silver

Silver looks great on everybody!
If you are looking for unique jewelry and you want to treat yourself, visit Rage at the Market Place. At Rage you can discover what looks best on you!
Address:L.G. Smith Blvd, Market Place, Oranjestad
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Archeological Museum

This protected monument in Oranjestad was built in 1929 and houses the Archaeological Museum.
The Archeological Museum of Aruba is located just behind the resort and is worth a visit. It gives visitors a good overview of the Aruban history. The museum is open daily and entrance is free.
Address:Schelpstraat 42, Oranjestad
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Blue Horses

Find these sculptures around Oranjestad.
Walking around Oranjestad you will become acquainted with the Bleu Horses from our local artist, Osaira Muyale. You will find these eight horses around Oranjestad - discover them yourself!
Address:L.G. Smith Blvd, Oranjestad
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