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Pagaaistraat 5 Aruba, Oranjestad Aruba See on map
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Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Shuttle Bus Service
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

We stayed at A1 Apartments for one week in November. The owners were friendly and always willing to offer tips and guidance for our visit. This proved to be a huge plus, since it was our first time on the island. The location was exactly...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank 2wonderers
Reviewed March 25, 2018

If you are looking for a place to stay away from the hustle and bustle of accommodations for tourists, this is the place. Everyone-- Ingrid and Stanley, the owners, Stanley's two siblings who took over when he had to leave temporarily were great and exceptionally...More

Date of stay: February 2018
1  Thank Michele F
Response from SamuelK297, Guest Relations Manager at A1 Apartments ArubaResponded April 26, 2018

Michele, thank you for your kind word's, guests like you are what make us love our job after 33 years. We are looking forward to your visit.

Reviewed March 8, 2018

We had a wonderful time in this Apartment close to locals the real Aruba Walking distance to town main road build in kitchen Mr Stanley was great! he picked me at the airport and bring us to the meeting and back Best Host!!!!

Date of stay: January 2018
1  Thank robinchba
Response from SamuelK297, Guest Relations Manager at A1 Apartments ArubaResponded April 26, 2018

Thank you for your review, we strive to offer our guests that home feeling, I am glad that you liked the attention

Reviewed December 18, 2017

We have stayed at A1 apartments 4 times and are planning to stay again in February, 2018. Stan and Ingrid are very hospitable and accommodating. Location is convenient to downtown and bus station, quiet, and comfortable. Rooms have been updated with fresh paint and bedding....More

Date of stay: August 2017
2  Thank Kris W
Response from SamuelK297, Guest Relations Manager at A1 Apartments ArubaResponded April 26, 2018

Kris, thank you for your review!!!

Reviewed July 29, 2017

Good for privacy, peace and quite and location as it's 5 mins away from town and the owners are pleasant people. However after checking out other options after the fact, I think the rooms should be a little cheaper.

Date of stay: July 2017
1  Thank Chantal T
Response from SamuelK297, Guest Relations Manager at A1 Apartments ArubaResponded April 26, 2018

Chantal, we have read your review and agree with you, we have overhauled not only our prices but also did some remodeling we even have a pool now!

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Aruba's native friendly ambiance experienced in a budget and safe enviroment, we pride ourselves in our location, just 5 minutes from downtown and the beaches. We are sorunded by restaurants, supermarkets More and Nightlife. Less
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Air Conditioning
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
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Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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$69 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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October 10, 2018|
Response from Michele F | Reviewed this property |
I don't know as I didn't rent a car while I was in Aruba.
Heather K
June 26, 2018|
Response from Michele F | Reviewed this property |
approximately 15-20 minute car ride.
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