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|Distance to city centre||1,2 km|
|Nearest airport||Oranjestad Reina Beatrix|
|Distance to airport||9,2 km|
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Over all Everything was terrific! So clean, amazingly refreshing and friendly staff members. Food was great drinks amazing. We were saying the whole time how our children would love it We cannot wait to bring them! Felt safe and comfortable. Totally upped our vacation standards after visiting!
Our first day or 2 we did not need or request room service and hung the sign saying so on the door but the other days we had liked to have and the maid service did not come at all during our stay even after taking the sign off the door and requesting it. Happy was only 2 of us staying in the room so wasn’t terrible they did not come .
The lazy river is awesome!!! The unit had everything we needed. Beds were a little harder than I’m use to but everyone else I was with thought they were comfortable. Love the quick breakfast and lunch options in the shop and happy hour drinks were great in the compass lounge. From stepping out of the taxi upon arrival until stepping back in taxi for departure the people were amazing and oh so Happy and great to converse with!!! Thank You for an amazing time at your resort :)
I didn’t like when I booked the unit when it says “Ocean Side” I expect to be on Ocean Side and actually have a view of the ocean, so was very disappointed that our view was on the side of the lighthouse building above the playground and our view wasn’t of the ocean besides a sliver of water through the palm trees!!! I also sent 2 emails to the property requesting a higher floor, high chair & pack n play and never got a response to either email and ended up on the 4th floor. But seeing how we spent most of our time enjoying the lazy river and beach we took the lack of view as a minor blip.
Very clean property and friendly staff. The pool is amazing!
It’s not as close to tourist shops and restaurants if you want to go off property
Beautiful grounds; great villa ammenties.
The need to tag beach chairs at 7am while on vacation is quite annoying.
The pools, lazy river, jacuzzis, water slide and beachfront were great and clean, and the staff was super friendly and helpful, as were many of the guests. The location is very good. There are a large number of off site restaurants and shops within a mile of the hotel. There is always pretty immediate access to taxis. The room was very clean and had some nice amenities, like a decent sized mini fridge and a microwave, as well as a small set of dishes and silverware. The bathroom was clean and comfortable, with plenty of storage space in the vanity.
They consider any room where you can see any little sliver of the ocean to be "Ocean View", whereas any other resort I've stayed at would have called it a partial ocean view. In the first room, we had a view of the pool and lazy river, and if we leaned out over the balcony and looked right, we could see a little slice of ocean. I complained and they moved us, but the next view was only somewhat better. Several staff members admitted to me that they get that complaint a lot. For the size of the rooms, the limited view, and how outdated they were, I wish I'd have spent a little extra and stayed at the Hyatt. We were also called every day of our stay, trying to get us to come to a time share demonstration. This was a bit annoying. The bed was uncomfortable, but I have back issues, and almost every bed but my own bothers my back. My husband also complained of being uncomfortable. The room was very small for the price. There is only one restaurant on site, unless you include those at the Ocean Club and Stellaris Casino. We didn't go there because my husband had some mobility issues, and it was a bit far for him to walk. So we ate at the Galley several times for lunch. The food was ok. One day, it made us both pretty sick.
Marriott’s Aruba Surf Club is located on Palm Beach, Aruba. The impressive venue is expansive and has lots to do right on site. Guest rooms and villas are outfitted with lots of amenities to make one’s stay comfortable and easy. Although there is much to do on the Marriott’s Aruba Surf Club property, there are also nearby attractions that many consider a must-see.
Room offerings at the Marriott’s Aruba Surf Club include guest rooms with queen beds, sofa beds, and an ocean view from the balcony. Those looking for a bigger space should opt for a spacious villa that can be booked with one or two bedrooms. All of the rooms are decorated with vibrant colors to match the outdoor environment. Guests will definitely feel like they are on vacation when walking into any of these rooms. Some amenities available include a lighted makeup mirror, hairdryer, in-room safe, table for two, and alarm clock. There are televisions with cable channels and premium movie channels as well.
On-site, there is a range of activities to try out from tennis and volleyball to water sports and a lazy river to glide down. Guests can also choose to lounge out at the clean beach or at the outdoor pool with slide. There is even a children’s play area for those bringing the little ones with them. Visitors can even dine with ease with options like Captain’s Galley, Seaworthy’s Pool Bar, and a convenience shop.
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- Clean hotel facilities
- Great shopping
- Great view
- Nice building
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