Renaissance Aruba Resort and Casino is an AAA 4 Diamond Resort located on the beach, also in the city center of Oranjestad, Aruba. This place is a huge complex that has the only private beaches on Renaissance Island. Some nearby attractions include Royal Plaza Mall, Numismatic Museum of Aruba, Druif Beach and Adventure Golf. Oranjestad is the capital of Aruba, and it is known for its Dutch colonial buildings, native crafts, shopping, casinos and nightlife.
People who wish to fly into Aruba to stay at this resort should arrange a flight to Queen Beatrix International Airport, which is about two miles away.
Renaissance Aruba Resort has the Renaissance Marina Hotel, which is adults-only, and the Renaissance Ocean Suites, which is family-friendly. These buildings are separated by the Aruba parliament building, and there is a complimentary shuttle that can transport guests between them.
The Marina Hotel has 300 rooms set up within a six-story building, as well as a skylighted atrium; a street-side pool and sundeck; and a contemporary lobby lounge serving Japanese-style bento meals and Spanish-style tapas. It also contains a small, lower-lobby lagoon with a dock where guests board shuttle boats to the resort’s private island. The Marina Hotel has an infinity pool, as well as a spa that has a couples room, complimetnary men’s and women’s sauna, relaxtion lounge and 24-hour fitness center. This part of the resort also features a business center and indoor Renaissance mall, which is full of boutiques, luxury-goods shops, beachwear shops and a beauty salon.
Ocean Suites is a five-story building that has 257 rooms, adjacent to the Caribbean Sea. It features a children’s club, artificial saltwater swimming lagoon and Seaport Casino. This complex has two pools and a private beach cove. It also includes the open-air Renaissance Marketplace, which has shops, restaurants, cafes, mini-market, internet center and beauty salon.
Some additional resort amenities include an on-site marina, express check-in, express check-out, beauty services, currency exchange, poolside bar, swim-up bar, bar/lounge, available medical assistance, tour assistance, bellhop, security guard, doorwoman/doorman, 24-hour front help desk, concierge desk, grocery, complimentary newspapers in lobby, dry cleaning, laundry, casino, room service (limited hours), on-site tennis, self parking, elevator, exhibit space, supervised childcare, wedding services, banquet facilities, event catering, multiple conference rooms, ballroom, beach/pool umbrellas, business services, 24-hour business center, audio-visual equipment and safe-deposit box at front desk. The rooms at Renaissance Aruba Resort all contain high-speed internet access, pay movies, premium television channels, patio, balcony, climate control, air conditioning, opening window, iron, ironing board, in-room safe, clock radio, desk, daily housekeeping, voice mail, wake-up calls, turndown service, shower/tub combination, complimentary toiletries and hair dryer.
While the rooms are non-smoking, guests may smoke in some common outdoor areas at this resort.
The all-inclusive plan at Reniassance Aruba Resort covers all meals and drinks at seven restaurants and bars, including the Signature Restaurant, L.G. Smith’s Steak & Chop House.
What’s not included
Wirless high-speed internet access requires a surcharge. Guests must also pay separately for valet parking and in-room childcare.