If you’re looking to celebrate Valentine’s Day in Aruba, we’ve got some great Valentine’s Day ideas for how to do it right. We’ve rounded up our top 8 romantic ideas for the perfect holiday getaway that will make your loved one feel truly special. From breakfast in bed to a sunset cruise around the island, these are some of our favorite ways to spend Valentine’s Day with your sweetheart:
1. Start your Valentine’s Day with breakfast in bed
Starting your Valentine’s Day with breakfast in bed can be a great way to begin the day with your loved one. It’s a simple yet romantic gesture that shows you care and want to make the day special. It’s a classic Valentine’s Day tradition.
How can you make it even more memorable in your Casiola vacation rental? Surprise your partner by decorating the bedroom with rose petals or an arbor made from flowers. Buy or make some fresh croissants in your fully equipped kitchen. Serve a bottle of champagne, chocolates and other treats like pastries and fresh fruit. Set up a table outside the room if you have one available so that you can dine together outside on this lovely day! Or order a Valentine’s Breakfast Basket with Picnic Aruba (also available for delivery).
2. Do something adventurous
If you’re looking for something a little more adventurous than a traditional dinner and a movie, then you’ll love the next Valentine’s Day ideas! There are plenty of ways to get your adrenaline pumping this Valentine’s Day. Aruba offers many adventurous activities for couples looking to add some excitement to their Valentine’s Day celebration. Here are a few Valentine’s Day ideas:
One option is spending a day on the water with a snorkel and sail trip. The waters around Aruba offer many opportunities for spotting marine life—from dolphins to manta rays—and spending an afternoon exploring these waters will make your heart feel like it’s soaring through the sky.
Another option is a Jeep or UTV tour through Aruba’s landscape; these four-wheelers can navigate everything from rugged terrain to sandy beaches without getting stuck and give you plenty of space inside where you can enjoy yourselves while having adventures like swimming in natural pools or climbing up small hills just because they’re there! You could even take part in some historic shipwrecks during an excursion with Jolly Pirates!
Go kiteboarding or windsurfing: Aruba is known for its strong trade winds, making it a great spot for kiteboarding and windsurfing. Take a lesson together and see who can catch the most air!
Take a hot air balloon ride: Take in the breathtaking views of the island from above as you float in a hot air balloon during the early morning hours. This is a unique and romantic way to start your day together.
Go horseback riding: Take a romantic horseback ride through the island’s lush countryside, passing by picturesque coves and secluded beaches.
3. Plan a picnic for two with Picnic Aruba
Planning a picnic for two with Picnic Aruba is a great way to enjoy a romantic and intimate outdoor experience on the island. Picnic Aruba is a company that specializes in creating custom picnics for couples and small groups. The company will work with you to choose a picturesque location on the island, such as a secluded beach or a scenic viewpoint. You can choose from a variety of menu options, such as a gourmet cheese and charcuterie board, a Mediterranean-style antipasto platter, or a fresh fruit and yogurt parfait. They also offer vegetarian and gluten-free options. Picnic Aruba will set up a romantic table setting, including a tablecloth, candles, and flowers. They can also provide a professional photographer to capture the memories of your romantic picnic.
It’s important to note that you will need to make a reservation with Picnic Aruba in advance, as the company’s services are in high demand and tend to fill up quickly. They will also provide you with the details of the location and time of the picnic, as well as any other information you need to know. Overall, a picnic with Picnic Aruba is a great way to enjoy a romantic outdoor experience with your loved one while on vacation in Aruba. It’s a perfect way to spend a special Valentine’s Day together.
4. Dine al fresco on your villa patio
An open-air setting is ideal for a romantic evening. You can enjoy the scenery, the weather, and the ambiance of Aruba while you dine al fresco. Enjoy your meal in complete privacy in the backyard of your Casiola Aruba vacation rental. Or watch the sun go down from on of our outdoor loungers or hammocks. However, it is especially romantic at sunset when you can dream away under amazing sunsets. You may prefer to have a romantic BBQ or prepare a luxurious Valentine’s meal in your fully equipped private kitchen or hire a private chef to cook for you. You can choose from local dishes, seafood or grilled meat, or opt for a more sophisticated menu. You can play soft music or bring a portable speaker to add to the ambiance.
Overall, dining al fresco on the patio of your Aruba vacation rental can be a great way to enjoy a romantic and intimate meal with your loved one. With the right location, menu, and setting, you can create a memorable dining experience that will make your vacation even more special.
5. Have a romantic couples massage
A massage is a great Valentine’s Day idea to wind down after an exciting day and let your worries drift away. It’s also a fantastic way to show your loved one how much you care about them, the two of you can enjoy an hour or more of relaxation in each other’s company. Aruba has plenty of spas where you can get massages, which offer special Valentine’s Day packages. Relax and rejuvenate together with a day of pampering at one of Aruba’s many luxury spa resorts. Treatments can include massages, facials, and body wraps, and you can also enjoy the use of the spa’s facilities, such as saunas, steam rooms, and hot tubs.
6. End your day with a sunset cruise around the island
Enjoy a romantic evening on the water as you sail along the coastline of the island, taking in the stunning views of the sunset. It’s the perfect way to end your day with your loved one, and it will give you both an opportunity to sit back and relax while enjoying the beautiful scenery of Aruba’s west coast. Palm Pleasure offer sunset cruise that include snacks and drinks throughout the trip, enjoy an open bar featuring beer and wine. The crew members are friendly and knowledgeable about local history—if they see dolphins or whales in the water, they’ll let you know!
A sunset cruise around the island is a great way to end Valentine’s Day in Aruba, enjoying the beautiful views of the sunset, the company of your loved one, and a glass of champagne. It’s a perfect way to end a romantic and unforgettable day.
7. A private sunset dinner on the beach
This is a perfect way to enjoy a romantic meal together while taking in the beautiful views of the Caribbean Sea. Many resorts and restaurants on the island offer this option, and you can choose to have your dinner set up on a secluded stretch of beach for added privacy.
Aruba’s beachfront restaurants are known for their romantic dining experiences. In fact, many of them consider themselves to be some of the most romantic restaurants in the world. Imagine having your toes in the sand as you enjoy a candlelit dinner with your significant other, surrounded by an idyllic setting and elegant service. Imagine that same scene but on Aruba where you can watch breathtaking sunsets over water so clear it looks like glass. The sky is filled with brightly shining stars reflecting on the water while soft breezes blow through your hair and caress your face. These magical conditions will surely create some of those special Valentine’s Day memories that last forever!
8. Book a romantic getaway with Casiola Aruba
If you are looking for the perfect place to stay for Valentine’s Day, look no further than Casiola Aruba. Casiola Aruba is a great way to experience a luxurious and intimate vacation with your loved one. Many of our Aruba properties come with private swimming pools, hot tubs and other luxury amenities that can add to the romance and intimacy of your stay. You will be able to relax in tranquility and privacy as you enjoy your own slice of paradise.
We hope you found the above Valentine’s Day ideas helpful and that they will give you some inspiration for your own romantic Aruba getaways. Happy Valentine’s Day!
Lovely Condo at Eagle Beach! GREAT VIEWS
Condo - ArubaOne thing is for certain, once you stay at this tropical getaway, you’ll never look at vacationing the same way again! By offering you a limitless supply of high-end appliances and stunning furnishings rich with style, this tranquil haven is guaranteed to turn your holiday into the restful and relaxing retreat that you deserve. We certainly hope you plan on taking advantage of some of the fine fare and exquisite dining Aruba has to offer. But just in case you care to whip up a few meals of your own (or need a place to heat up those delectable leftovers), this kitchen provides a healthy array of stainless-steel appliances, gorgeous granite countertops, handsome cabinetry, and more! If you’re traveling with the family, take note of the side counter, designed to double as a breakfast bar! The banquet area offers plenty of versatility, presenting a glass-top supper table, modern seating, and a stunning view just a few feet away! However, if you are looking for something a bit more romantic, head outside to your balcony, where you and that someone special can enjoy a night to remember, dining under the stars! Bedroom #1 is nothing short of spectacular, showcasing a king size bed, matching night tables, wall-mounted flat-screen television, and exclusive access to the outdoors. In addition, you’ll find delicate artwork, fine décor, and a private en suite dripping with spa-inspired style. Bedroom #2 comes complete with two full beds, a commodious boudoir and a wide-set dresser, making traveling with additional guests an absolute breeze. Whether you’re planning a day full of adventure, one-of-a-kind excursions, or living it up with a night out on the town, nothing welcomes you home like this next must-have amenity! Just outside, you will uncover a palm-laden paradise, highlighting a resort style pool with all the trappings! Bask in the sun while relaxing in one of the many lounge chairs, designed perfectly to sculpt to your body and relieve all signs of tension. When you’ve had enough fun in the sun, cool down by taking a dip! Sure, there is plenty to do on our one happy island, but with comforts like this, you never need to leave your home! -Sunset Residences- Featuring free Wi-Fi, contemporary fitness facility, a resort pool and jacuzzi lined with lounge furnishings, and a breathtaking palm laden patio with a BBQ pit and outdoor kitchen, this stunning residence brings your world-class vacation to brand-new heights. Eagle Beach is located Just two minutes from Sunset Residences. Voted as one of the top 10 beaches in the entire world, it boasts soft white sand, crystal clear turquoise water and a steady warm breeze. -Property Notes- UTILITIES: All utilities are INCLUDED. (Keep this in mind when comparing rentals as this cost is most often NOT included).
Gorgeous Sunset View Condo - 1 min to Eagle Beach
Condo - ArubaStep Inside Something Truly Remarkable! Hip, vibrant, and luxurious, this contemporary 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath, this stunning condo has been professionally staged by one of the business’ top tier interior designers. A wide open concept, eye-catching accent walls, and high-end track lighting set within an elaborate tray ceiling, are just a few of the fine finishes you’ll find throughout this home. Located inside Sunset Residence Condominium, this one-of-a-kind getaway is just a short walk to Eagle Beach - one of the top 10 beaches in the world per TripAdvisor 2022. Within a short walk you will find several restaurants, shops, Imax movie theater, casino and dive center. The kitchen features new stainless steel appliances, thick granite countertops, and a textured backsplash. Hanging high above the island are three suspended pendant lights, along with three barstools, making it the perfect location for a fresh batch of mimosas or a homemade brunch! Just a few feet away is the banquet area, showcasing a long wooden supper table, set upon a stylish area rug and mid-century modern seating for four, with room for more! Perfect for any occasion, this location offers an idyllic view of the outdoor palms and clear blue open sky! Bold and fashionable, the family room in this corner unit is brimming with flair. Here, you will uncover a comfy and spacious couch, contemporary guest seating, wall-mounted flat-screen television and gorgeous view of tropical trees and birds. However, it is the details that really make this gathering room stand out from the rest, from rustic wood bench seating and pops of greenery to the handsome gold furnishings located around every corner. Bedroom #1 showcases a large king size bed with a cushioned headboard, a mid-century modern dresser, wall-mounted flat-screen television, and plenty of built-in storage to help you unpack and unwind throughout your stay! In addition, you’ll enjoy exclusive access to your balcony, making that romantic nightcap beneath the stars a true moment to remember. Offering a bit of versatility, Bedroom #2 features two matching full size beds, a stunning wall display, and an abundance of closet space for you and your guests! No need to go anywhere to do laundry with a laundry room conveniently included in the unit itself. The balcony is adorned with overhead string lights, and furnished with comfy sunchairs that allow you to curl up with a good book, sip your morning brew, or just enjoy the island breeze! The balcony overlooks beautifully appointed lush gardens, a pool, hot tub, grill and bar seating area. The unit includes its own parking space and wi-fi. -Sunset Residences- Featuring free Wi-Fi, contemporary fitness facility, a resort pool and jacuzzi lined with lounge furnishings, and a breathtaking palm laden patio with a BBQ pit and outdoor kitchen, this stunning residence brings your world-class vacation to brand-new heights. Eagle Beach is located Just two minutes from Sunset Residences. Voted as one of the top 10 beaches in the entire world, it boasts soft white sand, crystal clear turquoise water and a steady warm breeze. -Property Notes- UTILITIES: All utilities are INCLUDED. (Keep this in mind when comparing rentals as this cost is most often NOT included).
Private Beach * Ocean Front * Boat Dock * Tiki Bar
Villa - ArubaEver wish you could just disappear onto your own secluded island? Well, now you can! Villa Rossana, a 4 Bedroom, 3 Bath private beachfront vacation home delivers you the opulent island vacation you’ve always dreamed about! Enjoy endless house of playing in the warm sand, gazing at the sunset, and making memories that will last a lifetime! The kitchen is as regal as it is expansive! Tile flooring, thick granite countertops, stainless-steel appliances, and plenty of room within each piece of craftsman cabinetry, this galley is dressed to impress. Though there are several places to dine throughout this stunning getaway, the most convenient is just a few feet away. Both the kitchen island and the nearby glass-top supper table can be enjoyed as a breakfast bar and brunching nook. A leather wraparound sectional, built-in display wall, and a tastefully extravagant chandelier make this living room feel straight off the pages of a novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, rendering it the perfect place to hold an ambitious soirée! This lovely villa sleeps nine and offers a wide variety of sleeping arrangements from which to choose, each with their own unique charm and noteworthy appointments. Bedroom #1 is the Master Bedroom, showcasing a king size bed, two plush guest chairs, a night table, dresser, and private en-suite, completed by a sumptuous soaker tub and shower! In addition, you will find another dorm located inside this boudoir, Bedroom #2, featuring a twin bed. Bedroom #3 highlights a queen size bed with a trendy wooden headboard, additional closet space, and a bathroom with a shower, shared with Bedroom #4. This dorm is by far the most subtle and elegant room, displaying a queen size bed with crisp linens, two matching nightstands, a dresser, and a few understated decorative pieces that make the room complete. In addition, you’ll find the Common Room also contains a sofa bed with one unforgettable view of the ocean, as well as air conditioning throughout the entire home! Amidst the rolling waves and gentle ocean breeze lives a paradise that exceeds all expectation. Sandy dunes, an everlasting seascape of palms, and a colossal tiki hut that leads you out onto the water. Your private pier comes complete with a deluxe kitchen inside, lounge chairs, and a few maritime surprises hidden beyond the blue horizon. You never knew life could be this sweet, but you’ve got to believe it when you see it and surrender to the good times that lie ahead! -Property Notes- UTILITIES: All utilities are INCLUDED. (Keep this in mind when comparing rentals as this cost is most often NOT included).
Massive Pool Villa *walking distance to beach!*
Villa - ArubaSophisticated with a level of unparalleled class, this spacious and luxurious villa is located directly across from the Marriott Ocean Club and walking distance to the beach. Look and you will see; this vacation home is a cut above the rest. Just as you deserve! If you’re looking for a landmark home with showstopping quality, just feast your eyes on this villa's endless panel of blue tinted windows, each with their own mirror façade. This modern look gives a luxurious finish and promotes the ultimate serene setting by offering magnificent views from the inside and daytime privacy from the outside. The entryway to your villa showcases fine furnishings, a shimmering chandelier, and a showstopping staircase. Just a few feet away lies the sitting room, keenly designed with a spacious sectional, glass coffee table, and two robust guest seats. This expansive kitchen is nothing short of epic, bedecked with custom cabinetry and a granite countertop with an en vogue matching backsplash. You and your family will love the extra added details found around every corner, from a high-end rangehood and wine cooler with a glass door to built-in stainless-steel appliances. In addition, a wrap-around island and breakfast nook help create a level of upscale convenience that will have you savoring every sip of your morning mimosa. The dining room is pure elegance, showcasing a robust chandelier, glass-top table, highbacked chairs, chic décor, and fetching artwork upon the walls. While this one happy island hosts an endless array of dining options, nothing can compare. Rest, relax, and recharge in the living room, where opulent stone flooring, cozy guest seating, and two love seats await, offering you the best in sink-in comfort. Floor to ceiling windows line the walls, as natural sunlight bathes the interior. When the day is through, be sure to settle in for a good old fashioned movie night, where your massive flat-screen television brings the big screen right into your home! Or spend your evening catching up on some reading in the study, where not one – but two – chaise lounges await, offering you yet another option of serenity. There are seven bedrooms on the premises, each with their own unique style and charm. The ground floor contains 2 bedrooms with their own en-suite. Meanwhile, the 1st floor has 5 bedrooms, 4 of which have their own bathroom. The massive Master Suite #1 appears to be straight out of Hollywood, featuring a King size bed with a majestic woven iron headboard, matching rounded night tables, private secretary, California closet, and a double-wide guest chair with an ottoman that can easily double as a settee. Each detail has been cleverly crafted for pure adoration, exquisitely illuminated by a series of floor to ceiling windows that hold the light in perfect fashion. Enjoy exclusive access to the balcony, as well as a remote en-suite with a walk-in jet shower with built-in screen and separate soaker tub that will have even the most lavish of spas green with envy. Bedroom #2 provides a King size bed with palm leaf throw pillows, a single night table, flat screen television, ground access, and a private en-suite. Bedroom #3 is tastefully chic while providing a hint of indulgence. Here, you will uncover a King size bed, an elegant headboard anchored by two windows with detailed bedside dressers on each side. Meanwhile, the en suite offers privacy and tranquility. Bedroom #4 features vivid pops of color, as well as twin beds, a flat-screen television, and window view to the palms blowing in the breeze! Bedroom #5 offers a King size bed with a magnificent headboard, framed by two massive dressing tables, and a roomy closet, perfect for you to unpack and unwind. Bedroom #6 presents a convenient alternative to your sleep arrangement with two Queen size beds, side by side. Bedroom #7 is a true tropical dream come to life, producing a Queen size bed with an island-inspired headboard and matching furnishings throughout. One detail that should not be overlooked is that this stunning abode has been designed to face sunset and on the edge of the Salinja, making it the belle of the ball among all other neighboring vacation villas. If it is a peaceful vacation you’ve been dreaming about, there is no better way to spend your time than outside on your own private palm-laden patio. A resort-inspired pool awaits at Aequora Villa. Lazing in the sun with a midday cocktail, dining alfresco beneath the stars on your shaded outdoor dining room … it doesn’t get much better than that. -Property Notes- UTILITIES: All utilities are INCLUDED. (Keep this in mind when comparing rentals as this cost is most often NOT included). NOTE: Spa shown in pool picture is not a hot tub
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