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La Cabana All-Suite Beach Resort and Casino, Aruba

Photos courtesy La Cabana

Located across the street from Eagle Beach, this orange sherbet-tinted property has plenty of action, including a huge casino. All guest rooms are suites—from studios for families to three bedroom suites for families, and all include a fully equipped kitchenette. You can opt for an all-inclusive plan or a room only.

Family-Friendly Features

  • Spacious suites, all with fully-equipped kitchenettes
  • three pools (two with waterslides), basketball, beach volleyball, shuffleboard, tennis (on five courts), and walking or jogging along one of five trails
  • wide selection of food options including pizza, burgers, ice cream
  • A playground area with a large yellow maze of wide tubes where kids can crawl, climb and slide. The original playground (complete with swings and seesaws) has been moved to the beach!
  • A video game room
  • An on-property mini-market useful for preparing in-room meals (especially for picky eaters)

Supervised Kids' Programs

La Cabana offers kids’ programs for every age. The Club Cabana Nana program for children 5 to 12 offers activities from 10:30am until 3:30pm daily, except Wednesdays when the program runs from 5pm to 8:30pm. The program runs year around. Kids receive a Club Cabana Nana T-shirt, lunch daily (pizza on Wednesday nights), and plenty of activities from which to choose: scavenger hunts, mini-golf, sandcastle building, talent show, and more. Papiamento lessons are a fun and educational part of the program, along with a botanical tour of the property and lessons on the island’s history and culture.

Teens aren’t forgotten either. The Teen Cabana Culture Club entertains ages 13 to 17 with windsurfing, snorkeling, billiards, mini-golf, beach disco parties, and more. There may be some additional costs for this program, depending on the activity planned. The Teen Cabana Culture Club takes place every Thursday and the price includes lunch and a T-shirt.

Recommendations from the Concierge:

Concierge Bernadette Davis at La Cabana Resort recommends several Aruba activities for families:

1. Tiri Kochi Park: a playground park where kids can play.

2. Kibaima Park: A mini zoo and recreational park. They have miniature Aruban village houses, a replica coin house, a replica stamp house, redesigned miniature houses of children’s classic stories such as Cinderella, the Seven Dwarfs, and the Three Bears. This park is good for children age nine and under.

3. Baby Beach: A perfect beach for children with no current or tide. It’s a family beach that’s calm and shallow. There are picnic huts and lots of shade; all ages will enjoy.

4. Adventure Golf. Great for kids with arcade machines, a boat ride for children age five and up. Mini golf for all ages with an Italian restaurant on premise.

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