A Tropical Paradise!
Crystal Beach Villa is a tropical Paradise. You won't find a better or nicer place in Aruba to stay.
The photographs, lovely as they are, simply don't do it justice. They don't capture the songbirds and parrots in the coconut palms just off the private terrace. They don't show you the entire world of flora and fauna that lives underwater in the coral reef just steps from the house. And photographs can't possibly convey the feel of the constant tradewinds blowing through the entire apartment, giving it that fresh, perfect summer day feel all of the time. (But whenever you prefer, there is air conditioning in the large bedroom/sitting area.)
The beach you see in the photos, a few steps from the house, is considered by many to be the best snorkeling spot on the entire island of Aruba. A larger beach, Arashi, is about six houses up the street, and is one of the nicest beaches for both snorkeling and swimming you'll find anywhere in the Caribbean.
The house is exactly as described, and more. Everything we needed for a relaxing vacation was provided (including wifi connection and a nice big TV). Our apartment was clean, spacious, and so convenient and comfortable that we often found ourselves just " staying put." Although we are typically more ambitious explorers when we travel, we found little reason to leave the beauty and relaxed ambiance of our apartment ("Where else could we go that would be this beautiful and pleasant?" we'd ask ourselves). And the landlady of Crystal Beach Villa, Viola Frankova, could not have been more gracious. If you are looking for a relaxed, private, and beautiful place to unwind, this would be that place. We spent two weeks there, every day a perfect day, every night a perfect night, black sky with bright stars, moon, and puffy little clouds blowing across the sky. We can't wait to go back!
Owner's Response: We are happy you had a good time, Thank you, Vi
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