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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2016

If you're looking for a reasonably priced, comfortable, close to some of Aruba's nicest beaches, apartment Bananas is your place. The owners are very welcoming and always available in case you would need them. The garden with it's pool and Jacuzzi is very nice with lots of shades and the beach is only 400 yards! Our apartment included a real... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

Banana's appartments' owners are very friendly. There is a pool and bubble bath/pool. The appartments are fine and not super expensive. It's located 5 minutes (walking) ftom the beach and about the same time driving to the Californian lighthouse. Also it's just after the big hotels, in a calm suburb, so you get the best local aruban and tourist feeling!

2 Thank Marjenka D
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

Bananas is apartments. Larger than the typical hotel room but with a kitchenette. Peter and his wife Tina are very nice. Peter shows you the room and pool as well as the roof top patio. Tina introduces you to the pets. I would stay here again. Bananas is off the beaten path so it is a quiet neighborhood. The pool... More 

Thank Phil F
Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2016

These apartments are just in a lovely peaceful courtyard and garden setting and i loved every minute of our stay. Peter and Tinika are lovely people too , the owners who live on site, and are very helpful. Peter even took us to the supermarket for our shopping the day after we arrived as we had no rental car. The... More 

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Weston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2015

We would definitely stay here again. The location is close to the best snorkeling on the island, although you do need a car to drive to beaches,restaurants and supermarkets. The place is immaculately clean. Maid service is provided every day except Sunday and Wednesday. The courtyard is a quiet oasis with a variety of palm and fruit trees beautifully lit... More 

3 Thank smokeylinks
Haarlem, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2015

Perfect location (away from the busy hotel area), nice apartments, wonderful garden and pool, lovely hosts. It felt like home away from home. Definitely will be back! (Note: you need to rent a car to go grocery shopping and get around!)

1 Thank Anne L
Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2015

On arrival we realised that it was out in the sticks a bit but as so as Peter realised he offered to take us to town that night to get a meal and said he would help get a car the next day.Then as we were sitting by the pool chilling out he brought us some food so that we... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2015

My wife and I stayed at Bananas in February 2012. Since then we have been fortunate enough to visit several other Caribbean islands. When it came time to plan our last trip together before we start our family, we both instantly agreed that we wanted to come back to Aruba and stay at Bananas. The value is unbeatable, and the... More 

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Oranjestad, Aruba
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2015 via mobile

- patiënt and efficiënt hospitality, experienced, flexible owners! - cozy, super-clean, complete studio's - good bed, FAnTASTIC & well-kept pool - very close to Arashi, Malmok-beach and 2 Miles to major restaurants, hotels/casino's - although I was a bit jealous on most guests, coz I didnt get the NICest apartment I wish to compliment owners for maintaining a superb, customer-friendly... More 

Thank Rik M
China, Maine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 1, 2015

Our first stay at Bananas in 10 years of traveling to Aruba - What a welcome peaceful oasis away from the hubbub of the High & Low rise hotels. The owners make you feel like family. The place is quaint, clean & offers everything you would want in a place to reside while in Aruba. Close proximity to beaches &... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bananas is located in a friendly and quiet aria, with a pool surrounded by a tropical garden in the area of malmok beach, close to Boca Catalina and Arashi beach, perfect places to snorkel and relax on the beach..We hope to see you soon at BANANAS apartments, ARUBA (one happy island).Your host's ; Ton and Angelique, Peter and Tineke ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bananas Apartments

Address: Malmokweg 19, Malmok Beach, Aruba
Location: Caribbean > Aruba > Malmok Beach
Price Range: $96 - $131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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Bananas Apartments Hotel Palm/Eagle Beach
Bananas Apartments Aruba/Malmok Beach
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