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Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino

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Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino > AUA > L G Smith Boulevard 82 > Oranjestad > > ARUBA>Location. The Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino is located in Oranjestad, Aruba, adjacent to downtown Oranjestad, the hotel's marina and the ocean. Hotel Features.The Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino comprises two buildings: the seaside Ocean Suites and the adults only Marina Hotel. From early morning until late night, golf carts shuttle guests between the two, separated by the Aruba parliament building. The six story, 300 room Marina Hotel is across the street from the resort's marina. The building features the elegant 24 hour Crystal Casino, a theater, L.G. Smith's Steak & Chop House, and a spa. The hotel's indoor mall leads directly to Oranjestad's main shopping district. Amenities also include a street side pool and sundeck and a contemporary lobby lounge serving Japanese style bentos and Spanish style tapas. A small, lower lobby lagoon has a dock where guests can board shuttle boats to the resort's private island. The five story, 257 suite Ocean Suites building is adjacent to the Caribbean Sea. This casual, family friendly area offers a kids club, a lagoon style pool with swim up bar, a freeform pool, a saltwater swimming lagoon with beach, the casual Seaport Casino, and an open air marketplace with 40 beach, the casual Seaport Casino, and an open air marketplace with 40 shops, 15 restaurants and a multiplex movie theater. In addition, the Ocean Suites section has a conference center and an oceanside path. Shuttle boats to the resort's private island stop for Ocean Suites guests at the marina. br>Guestrooms. All nonsmoking guestrooms offer high speed Internet access for a fee and cable television. Rooms extend onto patios or balconies. Rooms include coffeemakers. In room safes are provided. Expert Tip. Iguana Beach extends along one side of the resort's 40 acre private island and offers iguana feedings, water sports and a shallow lagoon. The island's adults only Flamingo Beach features a deeper lagoon and allows topless sunbathing.Notifications:Additional fees and deposits may be charged by the property at time of service, check in, or check out. >The preferred airport for Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino is Oranjestad (AUA Queen Beatrix Intl.) 4.1 km / 2.5 mi. Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property’s location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance. Distances are displayed to the nearest 0. 1 mile and kilometre.

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    Our Renaissance Island Wedding 7/23/2010



    Pros: Private Wedding Location, Plenty of Restaurants & Shopping Nearby

        Summary: Wedding Coordinator: Raphael “Juney” Jones and his assistant Mayline Wedding Date: Friday July 23, 2010 Ceremony and Reception: Renaissance Private Island, Renaissance Aruba Resort Guests: Bride & Groom + 62!   Choosing Aruba-we wanted a location that we both have never been to and with direct flights from the East coast. The summer time would work best for us and we were a little afraid of dealing with hurricanes. (FYI…Aruba is out of the hurricane belt) We heard such wonderful things about the island, people, food, sites and knew it was perfect for us and our guests.   Wedding Venue /Renaissance Aruba Resort & Casino I knew I definitely wanted a beach wedding.  All of the beaches in Aruba are public and didn’t want to risk onlookers in speedos watching us so we found the only private beach, Renaissance Island.  The venue was actually was very reasonably priced and we would stay within out budget. We had no idea how many people would actually show up...whether it was 10 people or 50 people-we knew it was a once in a lifetime chance to rent out a private island for our special day. I spoke to many past Ren. brides and they all had nothing but good things to...” (read more)