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Aruba Trading Department Store

Aruba Trading Department Store (Weststraat 17, Oranjestad) – opened in 1928, this elegant and oldest department store in the heart of downtown Oranjestad has been recently renovated with a touch of class that has made it one of the island’s most distinguished collection of stores. They offer the widest assortment of world-renowned perfumes and cosmetics, […]

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Holland Aruba Mall

Holland Aruba Mall (Haventraat 6, Oranjestad) – this up-and-coming shopping center has retailers such as Kenneth Cole, as well as several souvenir shops and an outdoor café.

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Alhambra Casino

Alhambra Casino (J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 47, Oranjestad) – just stops away from the Beach, the Alhambra boasts over twenty years of consistent ownership and tradition combined with over 300 state-of-the-art slot machines, a wide range of table games. guests will find a daily to-do list complete with Cash Bingo, Tournaments, Cash Giveaways and more. Just […]

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NOTE ON DUTY-FREE SHOPPING IN ARUBA

NOTE ON DUTY-FREE SHOPPING IN ARUBA: Aruba is a virtual paradise for shopping visitors, with a wider selection of international brand name products than anywhere else in the Caribbean or South America, at pricing 10% – 35% lower than in the USA. South Americans may save even more, and European brands are usually better-priced here […]

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Royal Plaza

    Royal Plaza (L.G. Smith Blvd. 95, Oranjestad) – this shopping center, just across from Oranjestad’s cruise ship harbor, in housed in a flamingo pink Dutch colonial building. Along with retailers like Nautica, Benetton and Tommy Hilfiger, there are cafes a cyber café, and even a post office.  

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Renaissance Marketplace

Renaissance Marketplace (L.G. Smith Blvd. 95, Oranjestad) – this shopping area – connected with Renaissance Mall – offers a full range of dining choices from fast-food to gourmet. Shopping finds include over 120 stores offering clothing, jewelry, souvenirs, designer sunglasses, gifts and linens. There are also entertainment options offered by its movie theater, nightlife spots […]

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Renaissance Mall

Renaissance Mall (L.G. Smith Blvd. 95, Oranjestad) – this mall, also by Oranjestad’s cruise ship terminal, offers a variety of shops, as well as eateries, and entertainment options. With two different locations to explore, visitors can choose from luxury brands like Louis Vuitton, Chopard and Gucci at the Mall, including a foot massage at Okeanos […]

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Port of Call Marketplace

Port of Call Marketplace (L.G. Smith Blvd. 17, Oranjestad) – this shopping area is located near the harbor, which means that many shoppers are cruise ship passengers. Goods being sold there range from fashionable apparel to jewelry, locally-dyed prints, crystal, and leather items as well.

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Paseo Herencia Shopping & Entertainment Center

Paseo Herencia Shopping & Entertainment Center (J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 382-A, Palm Beach) — – this is a Spanish hacienda-style shopping center that is better-known for its restaurants. Patrons can choose from American, Oriental, Mexican, Cuban, Continental, Italian and Caribbean cuisine or seafood before or after enjoying a movie in Aruba’s most luxurious cineplex with six […]

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Palm Beach Shopping Center

Palm Beach Shopping Center (L.G. Smith Blvd. 95, Oranjestad) – this is Aruba’s ultimate luxury shopping, dining and entertainment destination anchored by Salvatore Ferragamo, Mont Blanc, Audemars Piguet, Hublot, Iwc, Panerai, Harry Winston, Chanel, Baccarat, Lladró, Christofle, lalique, Apple, iphone, ipad, blackberry and much more. This mall also includes a megaplex movie house