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Address: Northern Aruba, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
Phone Number: 2975860787
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One of Aruba's most famous landmarks, the California lighthouse is known...

One of Aruba's most famous landmarks, the California lighthouse is known for its spectacular views of the island.

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Run! Lets All Go Inside and Run Upstairs

Would I do this again? Solo, no. With friends, yes, for the full tour experience of the island. What did it cost? was free.. I ddin't get to go inside Downside: Could not... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Would I do this again? Solo, no. With friends, yes, for the full tour experience of the island. What did it cost? was free.. I ddin't get to go inside Downside: Could not go into lighthouse, nothing was really around it Highlight: There's some hot Colombian girl who works at the little food truck that parks next to this. Honest!... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Love visiting the Lighthouse. Alot of history about the lighthouse. The lighthouse wasn't open to the public to climb. They were doing some work on the lighthouse. Hopefully on our next visit to Aruba all renovations on the lighthouse will be completed. Great photos and spectacular views all around. I loved to vendors there selling fresh cut coconuts, snacks, drinks... More 

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

...only hardship! Only joking - visiting Aruba is certainly no hardship. When we visited, the lighthouse was closed to the public due to ongoing work. I believe it is due to re-open later in 2016 (but of course, that is subject to change). So, sadly we were unable to climb to the top and enjoy the views from there. However,... More 

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Hewitt, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was cool to hear the history behind the lighthouse. It had great views of the island too. It was not a long ride from the Ritz-Carlton.

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Thank Steven S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Be warned. You cannot enter the light house!! This is a monument that is being restored. A bit disappointing since it was a decent drive to get there....

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Saint Louis
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

When we where in Aruba in February '16 this lighthouse was under rehabbing with a lot of scaffolding and people working very hard. It was very difficult to see the beauty of the light house until now. It looks wonderful and so impressive. We will be visiting it again February '17 to see it personally. Looking forward to it. It's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've had a love of lighthouses for years!! Even though it was slightly under construction at the base of the lighthouse, still so pretty of a sight!

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Pensacola, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went there on a tour, I was expecting to get to go inside but you can not, They have it blocked off. But I grabbed a strawberry drink from a little cart and it was great, Fruity, and very cold. YUM...

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Milford, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A little pricy but the view and surroundings are worth it. An easy cab ride from eagle beach. Limited menu but every entree looked delicious . The steel drummer was worth the price of the dinner and cocktails. It really puts you in an island frame of mind

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Cherry Hill, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The lighthouse itself wasnt much. Would recommend the restaurant for dinner. Wonderful food. ATV tours to get to lighthouse was a blast

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