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Aruba Officially Bans Plastics and Oxybenzone

November 19, 2019 marked a very important day for Aruba’s future! The Parliament of Aruba has officially banned single use plastics and Oxybenzone, a chemical found in many sunscreens that contribute to the deterioration of coral reefs. This means that any disposable, single use plastics, such as: plastic cups, straws, utensils, containers, and stirrers are Continue reading "%s"

Grand Opening Wind Creek Seaport Casino

After months of preparation and renovation, we are ready to welcome you to a brand new casino where ‘Island meets modern Dutch’; Wind Creek Seaport Casino. The Grand Opening takes place on Saturday, October 26th starting at 10 AM with 12-hours of nonstop fun, music, food, drinks and $20.000 in cash prizes! Grand Opening You Continue reading "%s"

Aruba Makes Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2020

Lonely Planet has just revealed their annual “Best in Travel” lists comprised of 10 top countries, cities, regions, and best value destinations to visit in the next year ahead. The lists include best destinations, journeys and sustainable travel experiences for the year 2020. We are excited to announce that our little happy island of Aruba Continue reading "%s"
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The Bahamas needs our support

On September 1st, 2019, The Bahamas was hit by hurricane Dorian… A name that is now prominently engraved in Bahamian history as the worst hurricane that has ever hit the islands. Many of the residents of The Bahamas have lost their homes, and many are still missing. These are challenging times, but please know that Continue reading "%s"
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Hilton Aruba Celebrates the Aruba Ariba’s 56th Anniversary

Every single bartender on the island agrees that the Aruba Ariba was created at the Aruba Caribbean Resort, now the Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino, on July 1st, 1963. During a mixology contest held at the Aruba Caribbean Hotel, Juan “Jocky” Tromp, the creator of the Aruba Ariba was one of the participants, and Continue reading "%s"

Sunset Grille of Hilton Aruba Inaugurates a Wall of Fame

In the presence of Governor Alfonso Boekhoudt, former Governor Fredis Refunjol, Minister Andin Bikker, Minister Dangui Oduber, and their respective wives, Sunset Grille at Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino had the distinct pleasure of unveiling its Wall of Fame – a picture gallery of island movers and shakers and celebrities. All Wall of Famers Continue reading "%s"

Aruba’s Soul Beach Music Festival Adds New Artists to Lineup!

As if the initial festival artist lineup wasn’t impressive enough, Soul Beach Music Festival 2019 has managed to make this upcoming Memorial Day weekend even bigger than before! Held on Memorial Day weekend, this year’s festival will take place May 22nd – 27th, drawing festival goers from all over to the “One Happy Island” for Continue reading "%s"
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Chela de Lannoy of Hilton Aruba Resort Recognized Among “25 Women to Watch in Hotel Food & Beverage”

Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino is very pleased to announce that Aruba native Ruthsela “Chela” de Lannoy, Director of Catering & Convention, has been listed among “25 Women to Watch in Hotel Food & Beverage” in the November/ December issue of Hotel F&B magazine. The female executives listed among the 25 are recognized for Continue reading "%s"