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Riu Palace Antillas

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The newest RIU Palace in Aruba - the adults-only Riu Palace Antillas is ideal for a romantic retreat and located on one of the most coveted beaches in the world. Featuring RIU amenities and many dining choices, this high-rise resort is set among beautifully landscaped grounds with stunning views of the Caribbean from private balconies.

Location: Right on Palm Beach, 20 minutes from the airport and 10 minutes to downtown Oranjestad.

tripadvisor Traveler Reviews
  • Neil S : Tonbridge, England, United Kingdom
Relaxing Vacation.

Stayed here between 9th and 23rd May 2017 for our Silver Wedding Anniversary. Was very surprised how busy the hotel was for the time of year.Rooms are spacious but could do with some tender loving care as could the rest of the hotel as it is getting on a bit.The pool is lovely and just the job to cool you down after spending time in the hot Aruban sun. The beach is beautiful, very clean and the sea is sparklingly clear. Aruba can get windy so prepare to get sand blasted at times.There are four al a carte restaurants here. The busiest being Palm Beach Steak house and Krystal. As there is no reservation system, it is first come first served. The longest queue is for the steak house. If you arrive much later than 5:50pm for the 6:30pm sitting you will be out of luck. Krystal was my favourite restaurant but again, arrive early for the first sitting. The steak was much better in Krystal in my opinion. The other two restaurants are an Italian and an Aruban. If you miss out on the restaurants the buffet is well stocked with plenty of choice of hot and cold food. You also go to the buffet for breakfasts which I must say are delicious.The bars are great, well stocked with premium spirits and beers at no extra cost. The lobby bar can get very busy around dinner time.The staff at this hotel are all friendly and always smiling.I would have no hesitation in returning to this hotel.Aruba certainly is "one happy island"

  • Crystal D : Tamarac, United States
Beautiful hotel right on the ocean

Great experience at the Riu Palace Antillas (adults only). Accomodations, while not like your typical Riu Palace, were nice, food was great and plentiful, and the view was spectacular. Highly recommend this hotel

  • Gina036 : Newcastle upon Tyne England
Just perfect...........

Loved all aspects of the RIU Palace Antillas. The beautiful resort and it's beach, cleanliness of rooms, lovely buffet/speciality food and most of all the absolutely super staff throughout the hotel were exceptionally hard to beat. A great hotel from their people to serve you across the resort, buffet restaurant for all,l plus the speciality restaurants were all simply delicious. Cannot wait to return..........and now .booked for 2 weeks October 2017

  • kimmyormy : Liverpool, United Kingdom
Island Paradise

Just returned from two weeks at this hotel i will start with the location absolutely stunning hotel is right on the beach with easy access. Beach is beautifully clean with crystal clear turquoise water. Lots of sunbeds and plenty of water sports available.You aren't supposed to reserve the beds but everyone did I used to walk along the beach every morning around 6.20 and nearly every bed had a towel on it apart from that I echo what's been said regarding the rooms they are very dated but spotlessly clean.Cleaners in every day and bed changed daily even a towel change and turndown service every evening if required.Every single member of staff is pleasant and very friendly and nothing is to much trouble.Food is amazing best we have ever had in an all inclusive.Dont let the negative reviews put you off this is a lovely hotel with alot going for it.We would return in a heartbeat. Aruba one happy Island.!Me one happy customer.!

  • Cathy B : Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Canada
Cannot wait to return!!

Stayed April 2015! Hotel was wonderful. Rooms need updating, other than that we had no complaints! Food & drinks were amazing...beach was simply beautiful. The staff are exceptional...they go out of their way to please. Aruba by far is my favorite Caribbean destination...the "Happy" people make this island the best that it is! Cannot wait to return to Riu in June 2017!

Vacations packages include round-trip flights, accommodations, round-trip transfers (unless outlined below) to and from the hotel, and tourist cards (if required, unless outlined below).

If selecting an all-inclusive resort option, the package will also include the all-inclusive features as outlined by each resort.

Items not included:

  • Travel insurance (mandatory if traveling to Cuba)
  • Tourist cards ($10USD)if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing Airlines
  • Departure taxes ($20USD) if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing or Signarture Vacations
  • Hotel transfers for packages with WestJet to USA (with exception to Honolulu)
  • Hotel transfers for packages to Europe
  • Items of a personal nature

  • 3 meals daily
  • 24-hour snacks and drinks (domestic beer and cocktails, select international brands, house wine with meals)
  • Daily activities
  • Introductory scuba lesson in the pool
  • Non-motorized water sports
  • Evening entertainment

RIU�-topia! All Signature Vacations guests will receive:

  • A welcome cocktail
  • Unlimited drinks
  • An in-room liquor dispenser
  • Unlimited dining at specialty restaurants
  • In-room mini-bar
  • In-room safe
  • Signature Cocktail Hour from 4-5pm
  • A 20% discount on certain local excursions booked with Signature, and spa credits that apply to select treatments at specific hotels (all inclusions are subject to change without notice)
  • 482 Rooms
  • Large free-form pool 
  • 4 Bars 
  • 4 Restaurants 
  • Watersports centre 
  • State-of-the-art fitness centre 
  • Shopping 
  • Casino  
  • Live entertainment 
  • Room service
  • Free WiFi throughout resort
  • Spa (fee)
  • Tennis court

Junior Suite includes:

  • Air-conditioning 
  • 1 King or 2 Double Beds 
  • Phone 
  • Clock radio 
  • Satellite TV 
  • WiFi internet 
  • Liquor Dispenser
  • Mini-bar (restocked daily)  
  • Iron and ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Bathroom with tub, shower and hair dryer
  • Bathrobes
  • Turn Down Service
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Some with connecting rooms (only on request basis)
  • Maximum occupancy 3
Stay at 1, Play at 2 - Daytime access to the facilities and services at RIU Palace Aruba.
Weddings - Packages are available. Please inquire.

Honeymoon Bonus - Surprise welcome gift in your room, King-size bed, Late check-out, and Complimentary upgrade to next available room class. Request at time of booking. Proof of marriage required. Subject to availability and subject to change.

Early Booking Bonus - This hotel may offer early booking bonuses at certain times of the year. If early booking bonuses apply to your vacation, prices shown online have already been adjusted accordingly. Please inquire for complete details.

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Hotel Riu Palace Antillas
J.E. Irausquin Boulevard 77, Palm - Eagle Beach Aruba

Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only and limited visits may apply. Reservations required and dress code in effect for a la carte restaurants. Time restrictions may apply for water sports.

Child pricing may only be available with select tour operators and valid for select dates and durations. Child pricing rules are subject to change without notice. Please contact one of our vacation specialists if you require assistance with child pricing.

Photo identification and/or credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges upon check-in to fulfil.

Hotels do not condone unruly behavior, parties in rooms, excessive noise or any other actions that violate the hotels terms of use. Guests may be removed from the property at their own expense in the event of any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff. cannot be held responsible for any guests who may be removed from the hotel due to a violation of rules. makes every effort to ensure that the information on this page is accurate, however, all information on this page is subject to change without notice. is not responsible for any changes, errors or omissions that may occur.