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Akron
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We really enjoyed the Boardwalk Aruba. Because it's a small property, it felt very private. The pool area is small, but it was perfect. This hotel offers so much more than a larger resort property can. And the air conditioning works great too.

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

Dear dallyb55, 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. We look forward to welcoming you back to our hotel! Sunny greetings, Katinka Front Office Manager More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Just back from a great trip to Aruba and stayed at the Boardwalk. We really enjoyed it and it was a departure from the type of place we usually stay at i.e. bigger 5 star on the beach type places. We thought this place looked quirky cool and something different. It certainly was very quiet calm and serene with the... More 

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

Dear eskillington, 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 is good to hear that you liked all the amenities we have to offer as the nicely decorated casitas, complete kitchen, large hammock and the extra romance package. Meanwhile we changed the beach... More 

Penn Yan, New York
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Our stay at Boardwalk was amazing! In fact, there are not enough words to describe this beautiful, tranquil paradise! We loved having our own Casita (#7) with all the amenities (full kitchen, private patio, plenty of living and sleeping areas). Everyone is so friendly & helpful with anything you need, (reservations, tips & suggestions on places to go, house cleaning,... More 

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

Dear sbnydhct , Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful experience with us at Boardwalk Small Hotel. We appreciate your kind words and are glad you liked all the extra and special amenities we have to offer like the full kitchen and private patio. It is good to hear that you had the change to do so many great... More 

Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Such a charming hotel - great alternative to the large chains that dominate the beach front. The grounds and rooms were beautiful. The pool is lovely and there are some really nice touches, such as the hammock and BBQ in each patio area.

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

Dear Min_Allerton, 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 loved our pool, relaxing hammock and BBQ on your patio. We look forward to welcoming you back to our... More 

Langhorne, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Our room was fabulous at the Boardwalk Hotel. We had a 1 bedroom casita with a nice little kitchen and family room. It was great having a picnic table and hammock right outside our door with a very lush tropical environment with beautiful plants and trees. The location was fine too with a short walk to palm beach, and easy... More 

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

Dear Thomas S, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we are so glad you had such a positive experience with us, especially the spacious patio with private hammock. It is good to hear that you enjoyed the tropical environment and the perfect location with a short walk to Palm Beach. We thank you for choosing Boardwalk Small... More 

Sweeny, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Back to the Boardwalk; we think our sixth visit!? Each visit it only gets better! The casitas are absolutely gorgeous and equipped with everything one might need, including Aruba Aloe shampoos and soaps. It feels like family and we look forward to seeing the wonderful owners and their excellent staff each year. The Boardwalk is small, secluded, close to everything,... More 

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

Dear Debi1976, Thank you for your fantastic review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, it has been such a pleasure to have you stay with us again for your sixth visit. It is wonderful to hear that every visit is getting better and it feels like family when seeing the owners and our team. We look forward to welcoming you back for... More 

Panama City, Panama
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

No hustle...no hundreds of tourist online waiting to fill up their plates at breakfast...just smiles and lots of tranquility. most probably the best hotel for families......close to the beach and restaurantes and near .....just 5 minutes drive....to supermarkets so you can prepare your food in your own kitchen..... Service is great and helpful and casitas are a caribbean dream..... no... More 

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

Dear Angel Q, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we are so glad you had such a positive experience with us, especially the tranquility, no hustle, great service, own kitchen and Caribbean dream casitas. It is wonderful to hear that staying at the Boardwalk was your best choice in Aruba. We thank you for choosing Boardwalk Small... More 

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Reviewed 31 August 2016

My wife and I stayed here on our honeymoon and couldn't have been happier with the experience! The location is perfect, directly across the street from the Ritz and Marriott and you can get free beach chairs down at Moomba Beach. We really loved being off the strip as it provided a level of privacy that added to how special... More 

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

Dear Rich N, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we appreciate your kind words and are glad you liked being close to the strip and on the other hand enjoying the privacy at the Boardwalk. These are the things that make Boardwalk a special place for many visitors. We are very happy with your kind comments about... More 

Ellicott City
1 review
Reviewed 27 August 2016

In my family's opinion, the Boardwalk Small Hotel is the best in Aruba. You have the Ritz-Carlton across the street, and while that is a beautiful hotel, you could be anywhere in the world when you are inside it. At Boardwalk, everything around you adds to the tropical island, Aruban experience. The grounds are immaculately kept, as are the interiors... More 

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

Dear amandabZ4210DW, 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 is a pleasure to read that you loved all of the amenities we have to offer, especially the complimentary beach chairs, snorkel gear, cooler and our tropical Aruban atmosphere. We thank you for... More 

Oakland
1 review
Reviewed 27 August 2016

We had an amazing time and loved the beautiful grounds and the comfortable rooms. The pool area was awesome and we spent a lot of time swimming. The staff was hospitable, helpful, and accommodating. We ordered breakfast two different mornings and the spread was excellent. They offered coolers, beach towels, and chairs for the beach which was fantastic since they... More 

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

Dear Kristy A, Thank you for your review of Boardwalk Small Hotel, we appreciate your kind words and are glad you loved the beautiful grounds and the pool area so much as these are the things that make Boardwalk a special place for many visitors. It is good to hear that you enjoyed the breakfast served on your private patio.... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
  • 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: ₹ 16,705 - ₹ 34,297 (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 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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“we stayed in #10 and loved it...right next to pool!”
 of 5 bubbles Tattoo71, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Studio casita has a mini-refrigerator/freezer and no indoor dining table.”
 of 5 bubbles robr706, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“our room was near the pool and was nice place to be located”
 of 5 bubbles eskillington, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are individual casitas with private patios”
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 of 5 bubbles sbnydhct, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Each casita is gorgeous, no bad choices!”
 of 5 bubbles Debi1976, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
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