Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort
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Whats in a name?
Whats in a name?
We are often asked by our guests what Bucuti means and why the name Tara? The answers are simple and I am happy to share the story. Like many visitors, I fell in love with the island of Aruba while on holiday.
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06/28/2012
Having it made in the shade
Having it made in the shade
A main reason Bucuti is one of the most beloved resorts in Aruba is our location on Eagle Beach. The pristine wide stretch of sand has been designated as one of the top beaches in the world attracting visitors from both near and far. While our resort area is reserved exclusively for our guests we cannot deny beach access to anyone, as all beaches here in Aruba are public. Fortunately, we do not have a major issue with crowds coming to our beach, which allows us to maintain a tranquil atmosphere, however there are occasional outside visitors.
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05/30/2012
Ahead of the the dripping point
Ahead of the the dripping point
In Malcolm Gladwell’s wildly successful book, The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference, the tipping point is described as "that magical moment when an idea, trend or social behavior crosses a threshold, tips, and spreads like wildfire". For the hospitality industry such a moment is upon us and it is what industry veteran Ray Burger has playfully referred to as ?The Dripping Point?.
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04/29/2012
No kidding around
No kidding around
As the only boutique-style beach resort in Aruba that caters exclusively to adults we are able to perfect the tranquil vacation experience our guests are seeking. While we haven’t always been adults-only, we believe that at heart Bucuti has always been a haven for couples and like many of the decisions we’ve made here, the transition to an adults-only policy came based on the feedback provided by our loyal guests.
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03/25/2012
Nickels & dimes
Nickels & dimes
Surprises can be great, but no one likes surprises when it comes to bills at the end of a wonderful experience. We recognize that a honeymoon or vacation is a financial commitment and want to be very clear about the services and accommodations one can expect when arriving at Bucuti.
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02/20/2012
De-coding the dress code here in Aruba
De-coding the dress code here in Aruba
We often receive questions from our guests regarding attire here at Bucuti and Aruba in general. Like most destinations, there is a time and place for everything ranging from bathing suits to business suits. So, here are a few pointers on dressing up or down throughout your stay.
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01/08/2012
A hidden gem with no hidden fees
A hidden gem with no hidden fees
The beautiful white sand beach, the stunning sunsets and the starlit evenings are just a few reasons guests continue to visit us here at Bucuti each year.
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11/10/2011
Green yet comfortable
Green yet comfortable
As many of you may know Bucuti & Tara Beach Resorts has been at the forefront of the green movement for the past 25 years. From water-saving practices to recycling we are proud to have adopted a number of ways that minimize our environmental impact without impeding on your experience.
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10/17/2011
To do or not to do
To do or not to do
To help prepare for your upcoming Aruba vacation we’ve pulled together some of our recommendations to make your trip easier and more enjoyable. Since many of our guests are returning visitors, we would also love for you to share some of your own helpful hints in the comments section below.
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09/18/2011
Pleasing the palate in the Caribbeans food heaven, Aruba
Pleasing the palate in the Caribbeans food heaven, Aruba
We are often asked why we do not offer all-Inclusive vacations and the answer is simply that we do not want to limit a guests experience, but rather enhance their stay by allowing them to select the restaurants that suit their personal taste. We have found that many of Bucuti?s repeat guests are seeking a diverse selection of culinary experiences.
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08/02/2011