Bucuti & Tara shines as the only resort in Aruba to be named amongst Travel + Leisure’s 500 World’s Best Hotels list

EAGLE BEACH, Aruba – April 22, 2022 – Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort is glowing as a winner of the Travel + Leisure 2022 T+L 500 unveiled today. The iconic T+L 500 recognizes the world’s best hotels – and Bucuti & Tara is the only hotel in Aruba to secure a spot on the coveted T+L 500 list.

This year’s T+L 500 black book of winners is an unranked collection. The journey to be named to the list began one year ago when readers of Travel + Leisure voted for their favorite destinations, city hotels, resorts, and more in the World’s Best Awards survey. Drawing on the 2021 World’s Best Awards survey results, Travel + Leisure derives the 500 best hotels around the globe in the 2022 edition of the T+L 500. The T+L 500 properties are divided into eight geographic regions, designed to serve as a trusted resource for millions of enthusiastic travelers.

Travel + Leisure is one of the world’s most prestigious and trusted travel media outlets. Discerning readers rely on it to plan their next inspired adventures, ones rooted in authenticity and passion. Reflected throughout its platforms is T+L’s commitment to elevating travelers’ experiences, serving them throughout their journey, and keeping them dreaming. This best-of-the-best approach is shared and found within the very vacations guests immerse themselves in at Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort. Guests who stay at the Eagle Beach resort discover why its cornerstones of romance, wellness, and sustainability are backed by being the No. 1 Hotel for Romance in the Caribbean and Top 10 in the world while simultaneously being the Caribbean’s first and only certified carbon-neutral hotel.

To discover more, the 2022 T+L 500 is featured in the May issue of Travel + Leisure, online at

https://www.travelandleisure.com/hotels-resorts/top-500-hotels-2022, and on Apple+ Newas.

To learn more, visit http://Bucuti.com

About Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort

 Declared the first CarbonNeutral®/net zero hotel in the Caribbean in August 2018, Bucuti & Tara Beach Resort is one of the Top 10 Hotels for Romance in the World (third straight year), No. 1 Hotel for Romance in the Caribbean (sixth straight year) and No. 3 Hotel for Service in the Caribbean. Aruba’s premier adults-only boutique resort is led by celebrated hotelier and environmentalist, Ewald Biemans, named by Caribbean Journal as the 2017 Caribbean Hotelier of the Year. The resort is nestled on the powdery white sands of Eagle Beach, home to protected sea turtles and named one of the “Dream Beaches of the World.”

Now home to the Caribbean’s Safest, Healthiest Vacation Experience thanks to its physician-developed COVID-19 safety protocols and Aruba’s Health & Happiness Code seal, Bucuti has 104 well-appointed guestrooms, suites, and penthouses. It offers sunbeds and shade for every guest; a freshwater infinity pool; a spa; WiFi; and a complimentary iPad with Skype for use during the stay. Award-winning healthy dining is enjoyed at oceanfront Elements, Tara Lounge, and private beach dining. Reserved exclusively for guests and their friends, the newly renovated open-air SandBar offers top-shelf cocktails and live music daily along with the Caribbean’s first Healthy Hour. The resort is TAG Approved® as an LGBTQ-friendly hotel. Bucuti, a worldwide sustainable tourism leader, holds eco-certifications of LEED Gold, Green Globe Platinum, and Travelife Gold and was named the World’s Most Sustainable Hotel/Resort in 2016 by Green Globe.

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