Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the opening of Embassy Suites by Hilton Aruba Resort, a 330-suite resort nestled between the dazzling waters of Eagle Beach and the picturesque lagoon of the Bubali Bird Sanctuary. The opening represents the first Embassy Suites by Hilton property in Aruba and the second Hilton hotel on the island.
"We are delighted to continue our expansion in the Caribbean with the opening of the newly built Embassy Suites by Hilton Aruba Resort," said Jorge Giannattasio, Senior Vice President and Head of Hilton's Caribbean and Latin America Operations. "With more than 25 properties throughout the Caribbean, Hilton hotels are ready to welcome travelers to some of the most sought-after destinations."
Located just 6 miles from the Queen Beatrix International Airport, which receives more than 100 direct flights from major cities around the world, Embassy Suites by Hilton Aruba Resort is located across the street from the white sands of Eagle Beach and a short drive from the Palm Beach, where guests can experience the flavors and nightlife of Aruba. The resort offers a more homey island experience, inviting guests to experience the local culture and natural beauty of island life, with nearby major attractions such as the idyllic Bubali Bird Sanctuary, California Lighthouse, Butterfly Farm and the Alto Vista Chapel. With its spacious rooms, its central location and its impressive views of the Caribbean, this hotel is the perfect place to stay facing the sea.
"Embassy Suites by Hilton Aruba Resort is an exciting new hotel that brings the leading suites brand to one of the most desirable Caribbean destinations," said Bonnie Campagnuolo, Global Brand Head, Embassy Suites by Hilton. "This highly anticipated property adds to the brand's impressive presence on the beach and is the perfect choice for both business and leisure travelers seeking a unique island experience."
Embassy Suites by Hilton Aruba Resort features 330 two-bedroom suites, a contemporary design inspired by Aruba's iconic beaches and the Bubali Bird Sanctuary, utilizing a neutral and ocean blue color palette, wood accents, and still life art. marina to create a calm, warm and welcoming environment that makes guests feel at home. Rooms sleep up to six people and are available with two queen beds or one king bed, sitting area with additional seating, and a sleeper sofa. The dining areas have a wet bar equipped with a microwave, mini-fridge and coffee maker creating the perfect space to socialize with family and friends. Most of the rooms offer balconies, designed to enjoy the great view of the ocean, nature or the pool,
With five on-property food and beverage outlets, as well as room service, guests can choose from a variety of dining experiences to suit their tastes. As an Embassy Suites by Hilton hotel, guests can enjoy the brand's signature complimentary breakfast, made a la carte or from a buffet each morning at Brickstone, overlooking the Caribbean Sea.
The Grab & Go Market offers coffee drinks, sandwiches, pastries and a variety of snacks to take along for a day at the beach. Guests who spend the day by the pool can have a drink at the bar or stop by Splash, a restaurant for snacks and grills with views of the pool. Before heading to dinner, guests can visit the lobby bar for a free evening reception with drinks and light bites, as well as incredible ocean views.
SERVICES AND ATTRACTIONS
Guests of the Embassy Suites by Hilton Aruba Resort enjoy a wide variety of services. A private underground tunnel connects the hotel to the white sands of the world famous Eagle Beach, voted annually one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. They can relax in the plush chairs by the hotel's large outdoor pool. Water lovers can even book a suite with direct pool access. It is perfect for families, the hotel also offers a children's pool, an outdoor playground where the little ones can have fun and explore with children's activities such as treasure hunts. For those who want to keep fit outside the home, the hotel has a 24-hour gym, as well as yoga and aerobics classes.
Later this year, the hotel will open a spa with five treatment rooms, a jacuzzi and a sauna. Guests can relax with a wide range of services ranging from massages to facials.
DESTINATION WEDDINGS, EVENTS AND MUCH MORE
With more than 7,000 square feet of flexible indoor meeting and event space and 2,500 square feet of outdoor meeting space, Embassy Suites by Hilton Aruba Resort is a tropical oasis for corporate meetings and events by the ocean. From rehearsal to reception, destination wedding guests will also be wowed, especially with the property's 380-square-meter ballroom, which can accommodate up to 330 guests.
Embassy Suites by Hilton Aruba Resort is part of Hilton Honors, the award-winning guest loyalty program for Hilton's 19 hotel brands. Members who book direct have access to instant benefits, including flexible pay that lets you choose almost any combination of points and money to book a stay, exclusive discounts, free standard Wi-Fi and access to the Hilton Honors mobile app.