De Palm Island
You Won't Want To Leave
De Palm Island is Aruba's only all-inclusive destination at an affordable all-inclusive price. Whether you are a family looking for a day of fun and adventure together or a couple seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of the busy beach area for some relaxation and pampering, this island offers something for everyone! Just bring your towel (not available on island), swimwear and camera and enjoy.
Below are a few of the all-inclusive tidbits that await you in your getaway to De Palm Island.
What is Included
ALL-INCLUSIVE FOOD & BEVERAGEThere is never a problem satiating your thirst or hunger at De Palm Island! Enjoy our buffet featuring local and Caribbean fare, or grab a snack from our grill, like a hamburger, hot dog, or chicken tenders.
OPEN BAR.Cool off in the shade with a cocktail from the full open bar. Soft drink, beer and different cocktails available at all time.
SNORKELING.The coral reef just off De Palm Island is one of Aruba's most spectacular snorkel sites. There's no easier way to catch a glimpse of the spectacular marine life of the Caribbean, and in particular, the stunning blue parrot fish that are endemic to Aruba. Great snorkeling can be had in both waist-high and deeper waters. All snorkel gear is provided, as well as instruction. Complimentary snorkel tours of the reef are offered twice daily.
BEACHES AND BEACH CHAIRS.At De Palm Island you can lounge in the sun to your heart's content or splash about in the crystalline, turquoise water that surrounds the island.
BANANA BOAT RIDES.Beat the heat and ride the waves, hop on a banana boat for a splashing and thrilling adventure. Kids must be minimum 10 years old and/or 55" tall.
WATER PARK.Our exciting watery playground boasts six riveting waterslides to satisfy even the most demanding adrenaline fanatics. The water park is ideal for children, teenagers and adults.
ORGANIZED (BEACH) ACTIVITIES.Join in on a game of beach volleyball or take apart in our daily Salsa Lesson. The kids will also enjoy activities organized just for them at the kid's corner (weekends only) or go for a game at our basketball playground, table tennis room or twister game, available any moment of the day.
SALSA LESSON.Daily salsa lessons are given by Aruba's best salsa teachers. Get to learn the basics in an easy and fun way.
SEA TREKYou will not want to miss this delightful underwater experience available nowhere else on Aruba. Participants don specially designed diving helmets to tread the sea floor on a custom walkway below the surface. Read more about Sea Trek.
SNUBAIf you want to go beyond snorkeling and experience the world's underwater beauty in the safest and easiest way possible, try SNUBA. No dive certification required. With SNUBA you can breathe easily underwater without wearing heavy, restrictive dive gear. Read more about SNUBA
POWER SNORKELMake your snorkel experience even more spectacular with Power Snorkel, which allows guests to float and maneuver effortlessly through the water with a motorized machine. A guide will take you on a one hour Power Snorkel tour (including introduction)
BEACH MASSAGE.For a truly luxurious treat, opt for a massage or couple's treatment right on the beach for an additional fee.
HAIR BRAIDING & TEMPORARY TATTOOS.Redo your hair before leaving De Palm Island or get your own personal memory with one of our temporary tattoos.
Locker & Prescription Mask Rentalacquire at Coconuts Retail Store located on De Palm Island.
Please note that the above upgrades are available for an additional fee.
SOUVENIRS ACCESSORIES BEACHWEAR
Coconuts will take care of all your beachwear necessities. Stroll the seashore in style while sporting brand-name swimwear and accessories, or bring back a token of blandishment and keep your memories from washing away. Discover eclectic beach gear not found anywhere else on the island from premiere beach brands like O'Neill, Body Glove, Reef, 69 Slam, and Vitamina A. And exclusively for sale at Coconuts is the unique brand Biba Dushi which represents Aruba's Lifestyle in clothing, flip flops, caps and many other products. Biba Dushi means "living a sweet life" in our local language Papiamento.
So whether it is a day of play under the sun or a night of romance under the twinkling stars, Coconuts' extensive selection of swimsuits, sunglasses, beach toys, dresses, sandals, and gifts is stocked to meet your fashion and souvenir needs.
Coconuts Retail Stores are also located at De Palm Pier and beach-side at the Occidental Grand.
Packages are available including round-trip transfer from and to all major hotels. Book at your hotel concierge desk or online.
If you're exploring Aruba by car, consider De Palm Island as a stop for lunch, snorkeling, swimming or relaxing. From downtown, go 2 miles past the airport and turn right at the first traffic lights (at Balashi Brewery). At the end of the road make a left and turn right again at the first road (passed WEB). Follow the road until you reach Port De Palm from where the ferryboat takes you to De Palm Island. Tickets are available here. Parking is free.