Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

Discounted Pricing for Premier Aruba Villas - Marriott Surf Club timeshares!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type hotel
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Hotel, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 4-8)

Marriott Surf Club

Please DO NOT do auto booking as the pricing changes depending on the size unit, view and season so I can't quote unitl you tell me exactly what you are looking for.

Please email for availability or call me at 847 738-1131 Chicago CST time.

This is the Premier Time Share in Aruba and this villa is less than half of Marriott's rate.

The Surf Club has the lazy river and a water slide plus a brand new adults only pool with 85 chairs to relax and read and sun. It's called the Serenity Pool; it is SO quiet!! We love it!

There is free WiFi in the public areas, by the pools and beach and in the villas also.

The Ocean Club

It is next door to the Marriott Stellaris Hotel and Casino and has a whole shopping area inside, along with the Mandara Spa. It sits in-between the Hotel and the Surf Club.

Call or email for pictures and more information.

Remember there are no Tues. or Wed. arrivals.

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE CALENDAR IS NOT ACCURATE DUE TO THE NATURE OF TIME SHARE RENTALS.

I HAVE MANY DATES FOR 2017 CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEARS WEEKS. PRICES ARE BEST NOW AND YOU HAVE MANY CHOICES IN THE LIGHTHOUSE TOWER UPGRADE. I have studio, one and two BR units for a full week or even a partial week.

I also have several summer weeks left and the weather is just as wonderful in the summer in Aruba!!! Not too hot but just perfection!

Please let me know what you are looking for and we will find it for you.

Just email your best dates and if you can be flexible I can offer you some great dates and prices.

Washer and dryer in the unit at the Surf Club plus two balconies, DVD, high end granite counters and appliances, gorgeous master suite and extra bathroom for the second bedroom. Sleeps 8 using the 2 sofa sleepers.

Prices vary depending on the season.

The Marriott's Surf Club are luxury vacations beyond belief. Go to the Marriott website link and check out all the amenities plus the adjacent Marriott Stellaris Resort and Casino, a 7 star hotel and a huge, exciting casino. You have full use of all three sites except for the pools. There is a free concierge on site for you too.

Aruba is everything you could ever want and then some. Be active or relax. Go on the gorgeous private beach, snorkel right at the hotel, play volleyball, rent a jet ski, or lay in your own little hut soaking up the rays. It always feels cooler due to a warm breeze all year long so you are never too hot and no humidity. That's a great plus for Carribbean travel. Perfect weather! And you are out of the Hurricane Belt!!!

Be sure to check out the Mandara Spa at the Marriott. Schedule a couples massage, body wrap or just work out. It's fabulous. And just charge it to your room.

There are many fantastic restaurants plus movies within walking distance so you don't need a car- just take a walk and choose a different place every night. A brand new mall has just opened up . More theaters, shopping and restaurants just a step away. There is a Hertz car rental and an Economy rental on site if you want to go to Baby Beach for the day. I can recommend some great restaurants and activities before you go but you will have a concierge at your disposal too.

And best of all - pricing for restaurants and activities are about the same as in the states - no crazy $$ like in Hawaii or Europe right now so that bottom line stays doable.

NEVER TRAVEL TO ANOTHER COUNTRY WITHOUT INSURANCE. Protect your investment of course but most important is to have the medical insurance in case of an emergency. My husband had emergency surgery in Aruba and air lifting out of Aruba last April and our insurance took care of the arrangements and all the fees.

Keywords: Marriott Vacation Villa, discount, family vacation, water sports, Caribbean, children's activities,

timeshare rental, Aruba, warm weather, ocean view, ocean front, ocean, Surf Club, luxury, vacations,

Christmas week, New Years week, July 4th, Surf Club, adult vacation, safe, beautiful, activity, Christmas holiday, waterfront, oceanfront, ocean view

More Details

Owner
Robin Gran
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 11, 2017

About Robin Gran

I was a reading specialist in the elementary schools and I also supervised student teachers for a university. I retired 4 years ago. I love travel and we like to do that a lot. We bought several Marriott time shares and due to the economy we are not using them all right now (we do reserve our right to Aruba twice a year)!! By offering them for rent we are able to pay our maintenance fees and keep them for better times.

Also, by owning so many and renting them year after year I have come to know several other owners who do the same and we often help each other so if I don't have a date you need, I usually can find one for you. I also have a lot of experience booking group trips as I can get multiple units for the same dates for you and save you money and tons of time.

Robin Gran purchased this hotel in 1997

Why Robin Gran chose Aruba

Aruba is paradise. Need I say more?

What makes this hotel unique

We adore the relaxed atmosphere at the Marriott and all the pools, restaurants and even the theaters within walking distance. Snorkeling and other water sports are great fun and we never had a bad weather day yet. The people who live and work in Aruba are so friendly and charming, it can make the whole difference in your stay. We love, love, love it!

Guestbook comments from the owner

We have stayed at the Marriott Surf Club and Ocean Club for two weeks for

the last two years with our children and grandchildren for one week and one

week alone, and of all the Marriott's this one has got to be the best. There is

so much to offer in addition to the sun and surf. There are many restaurants

both on the grounds and attached to the villas and they are reasonable too.

there are planned children's activities and water slides, kiddie pools and adult

pools. There is fantastic shopping and movie theaters just a block away, along

with a great selection of restaurants including my favorite, sushi. The casino

is great, the spa is gorgeous, and of course the villas are luxury all the way.

Call me for specifics and whether you book or not I will be happy to direct

you to some of my favorite things to do and places to eat. You will want to

come back again and again - most people do. That's how we bought the time

share last year - love at first sight!
Jan 2008
  • 1 of 1

Amenities

Palm Beach Hotel Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • hotel
Building Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Master bath is huge and has a large soaker tub, glass separate shower, and two sinks and vanities. Second bathroom in lockoff portion has a tub with shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size bed (1) is super comfy in the Master for the one and two bedroom, Baby pack and plays (1) Can be requested if needed, Sleeper Sofa (1) In the living room is a comfy sleeper with all the linens provided plus also one in the 2nd bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • jetted tub ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Lazy River, swim up bar, many pools including zero depth for kids, water slides, rafts and floats allowed, waterfalls, adjacent to the best casino on the island, Marriott Stellaris Hotel and Casino, Mandara Spa. Huge fitness center and MAZE children's play area.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(46 traveler reviews)

93% Complete
6% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
0% Complete
Discounted Pricing for Premier Aruba Villas - Marriott Surf Club timeshares!
average rating of 4.9347825 based on 47 reviews
5

Fantastic resort and excellent response time from Robin!

  • 5 of 5

Robin was extremely proficient and timely with booking and confirming details. We stayed in a two bedroom villa with a garden view. The resort was beautiful, well manicured, and clean. The kids loved the lazy river. Some excellent restaurants to visit are Moomba, Pelican's Nest, Gianni's, and Ruth's Chris. We rented a car, but you do not need to. There are so many restaurants within walking distance. We also recommend the ABC Jeep tours. They did a fantastic job! Snorkeling at Baby beach and Malmok Beach is recommended. We would definitely recommend using Robin and staying at this resort!!

  • Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Melissa! Just hearing some of those restaurant names makes me long to go back sooner than our scheduled vacation. So glad you all had a fantastic time. Aruba is great and the Surf Club just a fabulous destination resort. Hope to have you back next year!!! Robin
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Sykesville, Md
5

ArubaWeGo - Excellent !!!!!

  • 5 of 5

We have used Robin several times now for both well planned trips and spur of the moment trips.

She always comes thru for us with our booking requests. Robin is quick to respond to your booking requests and will work her magic to satisfy your accommodation needs. In today's world good service is getting harder to find and I have to say she is the best for your Aruba Vacation. Thanks Robin !!!

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
3 0
5

Great trip awesome experience

  • 5 of 5

I usually don't write reviews but I wanted to comment on how great Robin was when we booked with her earlier this year. This was my first time with VRBO so I was skittish on sending that amount of money to independent provider. She worked with us, and answered every question quickly. I even changed from credit card to paypal checking last minute and she was super flexible.

The Marriott Surf Club was perfect for us. We have two boys 7 & 5, and they had a great time in the pools, and the children's club. We rented a car and explored the island a number of days. Eagle beach was my person favorite spot, and ranks as the best best I have ever visited. It was nice to get the kids out of the hotel a couple of days, but also nice to just spend the time at the Marriott pools and the local beach.

Surf club is more of a family atmosphere then the other Marriott properties or the other hotels in the area. The water slide, water fall and lazy river were mainstays for our family.

We used the kitchen every day. The rental car helped with the 2 trips to the grocery stores. We used superfoods but preferred Ling & Sons. They cater to US shoppers and have all the brands and items you could want and much better produce.

Family loved the adventure, and Robin was super awesome! Look forward to working with her again soon!

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
3 0
5

Loved the surf club!!!

  • 5 of 5

First of all I would not hesitate to book with Robin and Arubawego. It was my first time booking through VRBO and it was a great experience. She responded right away to my emails and when Southwest moved our flight to a day ahead she was very helpful in getting us into the Surf Club in another 2 bedroom for an additional day so that we didn't need to switch rooms. I received all email confirmations promptly and it was a smooth experience.

The surf club is now my favorite place on the island. Yes it is large but we loved the many pools and especially the lazy river!! It isn't on the best stretch of beach as the water is cloudy from all the boats. But it's still warm and we spent time lounging in our rafts we brought with us. There was often rafts people left near the elevators to use but we did bring our own. The pools were our favorite and my nieces favorite as well! The drinks are not strong at the swim up bar and are expensive. Happy hour prices 2/$15. Ask the bartenders to make some of their specialty non frozen drinks and you may get slightly more alcohol in them.

The unit was on the 7th floor and we had a great central view of the pools and ocean! It was updated and clean and very spacious! We loved having coffee on our balcony. Of course always love the full kitchen!

Close enough to walk to shops and tons of restaurants. Felt safe at night.

We will return to the Surf Club through Robin again!

Thank you Robin!!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0
Montreal, QC
4

Wonderful vacation with kids

  • 4 of 5

We had an amazing time in Aruba. As a family of 5, it was great to have the two bedroom unit with so much space! The resort was great with a lazy river and zero entry pool. Floating in the ocean was fun. Water was very warm. We did the jeep excursion to baby beach and the ostrich farm and it was amazing to see the rest of the island and amazing vistas. We didn't cook but the kitchen was handy for milk and cereal in the morning and snacks (bring from home- saved us money) and cold drinks. Restaurants were all good. Brunch at La Vista was delicious and we never had a bad meal throughout our stay. They had daily kids activities which were fun. Robin was wonderful to work with and very helpful. Amazing vacation! Can't wait to go back.

  • Submitted: Apr 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0
5

Best Family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We traveled to Aruba this month for the first time and we will definitely be back! We traveled with our 6 yr old twin boys as well as another family with 2 boys age 10 & 12. The Surf Club offers so many activities for both kids and adults. (The lazy river and water slide were a huge hit with my kids.) We stayed in a newly renovated 2BR/2BA villa in the Oceanside building. The unit was very clean and well stocked. There was ample room for our family and there was also a pull out sofa in both the 2nd BR as well as the LR. Dishwasher and washer/dryer in the unit were a HUGE plus. We went grocery shopping on our first day and stocked up on breakfast food and snacks for the kids. It's a big help to not have to eat every meal out in a restaurant with 6yr olds. We spent most of our time at the beach. While Surf Club does offer palaces for rent at $10/day I believe, we opted to rent umbrellas next door to the left for $40/Day. They were closer to the ocean so you could watch your kids and there was waiter service from the restaurant Moomba (which I also highly recommend) A short walk down to the pier was another good restaurant called the Pelican Nest. Great for lunch or dinner. We ate at numerous nearby restaurants throughout our trip including restaurants at the sister Marriott hotels which are just a short walk. Our favorite was the restaurant on the beach at Stellaris called Atardi (formerly Simply Fish) Outside the hotel was a short walk to an outdoor mall with restaurants, shops and a cinema. We also did a day trip to DePalm Island which was a great day for the kids - there is a water park, zip line, jumpers, snorkeling etc. Another day we rented a catamaran for 2 hours which included snorkeling, rope swing and sunset. I would highly recommend this property especially if you are traveling with kids. If you are looking for a quieter setting Ocean Club or Stellaris might be a better option. We are already planning our trip back. The weather was sunny and warm every day! Robin was fantastic and a pleasure to work with. She answered all my questions in a timely fashion and was overall very helpful and professional. I am looking forward to working with her again.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Sue, thanks for the wonderful information! I even learned something about the waiter service from Moomba. That is always our go to restaurant our first night on the island being so close to the Surf but never knew they would serve you on the beach! And I know the catamaran is great and the umbrellas a great option but the DePalma island for the kids sound awesome! Hope to work with you again on your next trip!! All the best, Robin
Did you find this review helpful?
3 0

Map

Car: not necessary

Snorkeling is great here but all you have to do is sit in the shallow water and the fish come to you! Angel fish, puffer fish and others I don't know. Wow!

Photos

Rates & Availability

Palm Beach Hotel Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
All Year
Nov 1 2016 - Nov 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$0
 

Additional information about rental rates

I accept a $500 deposit to secure the unit and sign the contract. The balance of payment is due within 2 days. If arrival is beyond 4 months then 50% payment is due immediately and the balance 4 months prior to arrival.

If you pay by a Credit Card there will be an additional fee of 3% for US citizens and 4% for International to cover those costs. An echeck with VRBO is free.

Prices can vary .

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
Contact Owner
Available
Unavailable

You might like these similar properties