About Prestige Vacations Aruba

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The Prestige Team!

Meet your friends at Prestige Vacations Aruba, who have many years of experience with the Aruban tourism and real estate market. Our team will provide you with all that you need to choose your exclusive and unique vacation rental property, whether it be a beachfront condo, close to the beach condo, villa or exclusive residential home. Prestige Vacations Aruba has been providing our distinguished guests with unique and unforgettable vacation experiences since the year 2007.

Alan and Rachel
Your friends at Prestige are under the leadership and guidance of Alan Riley (Alan), the managing director of Prestige Vacations Aruba and who is well known on the island of Aruba. His industrial engineering and business management education, as well as his more than 25 years of experience with regard to real estate development, construction, appraisal, brokerage, vacation rentals, and property management, is quite impressive. Alan has further functioned between 1998 and 2004 on the board of the Aruba Chamber of Commerce and Industry, of which the last three years of the mentioned period also as Chairman of the Board. As such he has contributed significantly to the commerce in general of Aruba. Alan’s better half and the assistant managing director of Prestige Vacations Aruba is Rachel Riley-Noordermeer. Rachel is well educated in hotel management and food & beverage and joined our team towards the end of 2009 after a remarkable and thriving 15-year career in top positions of the hotel, timeshare, and restaurant industry of Aruba. Her knowledge of and experience in the leisure industry on the island is surely second to none. Rachel concentrates within our team mostly on the vacation rental management and service; your simple contact with her will ensure you the best vacation experience on the island. Together, Alan & Rachel, have a (for vacation rentals) ideal and unique combined experience in both the property management and the leisure industry; so gladly they will share their experience with you, to help make your stay in Aruba the most comfortable and unforgettable one ever!

Rosita Kelly is our Executive Administrative Assistant. She has extensive accounting experience in the hospitality and real estate industry and is in charge of all the administrative tasks of the company. Further, Rosita has all the ins and outs of leisure industry contacts, real estate establishments, governmental tourist agencies, tourist service providers, and the like. Her ability to help guests and owners meet their goals, to assist with the processing of their payments and documents and to answer most questions you may have, is one of her most admirable aspects.

Raquel Lesire (Raqui) is our Operations Manager. Raqui has a bachelor degree in Hotel Management and currently has more than 20 years of work experience in the hospitality industry of Aruba. At the helm of each arriving guest’s stay, Raqui is the ‘meet and greet’ face of our organization. She ensures that everything in your selected accommodation is perfectly prepared for your arrival and guarantees that all our accommodations are kept to our high standards of quality and cleanliness. If you have any prerequisites or questions about resort amenities, accommodation features, and surroundings to optimize your personal vacation experience, Raqui either will have an immediate satisfactory response or will procure for you to get such response or solution in the most effective way. Be sure to meet up with Raqui during your next stay with Prestige Vacations Aruba!

Our Marketing & Sales Manager, Melissa Tromp, is a passionate native strongly committed to matching your accommodation requirements to the best property for your ‘One Happy Island’ experience. Her unquestionable devotion to her island, her cultural heritage, her enthusiasm for local flora and fauna as well as her love for Aruba’s pristine white-sandy beaches, enables her to recommend you the best places to visit as to make your vacation the most memorable. With her bachelor degree in Leisure Management and her knowledge of the Aruban vacation rental industry, tourism, and marketing, property management, real estate, makes her able to continuously keep your reservation process, payment process and overall communication experience at the highest industry levels. Her focused dedication to providing an easy and structural yet reciprocally beneficial practice to all clients and guests is one of her most admiral qualities. Melissa truly believes in the power of excellent services and high-quality standards!

Kenneth Maduro is our Facilities Supervisor. As such, Kenneth, with his natural calmness and swiftness as well as his multidisciplinary technical background, oversees all planned and unplanned maintenance and repair works of all our prestigious accommodations. Ever ready to respond rapidly to reported or self-detected issues, even during the later hours of the day, Kenneth is well aware of his shared responsibility to ensure the most superb guest experience. Should you inadvertently run out of propane gas during your evening BBQ grilling, or encounter an unforeseen issue with an appliance, Kenneth is undoubtedly the person who technically ensures you a carefree stay in our accommodations!

Maria Henriquez is our Marketing & Reservations Assistant. With her high educational background in economics and marketing, her intuitive customer-oriented approach and her eager desire to take on the challenges of the worldwide emerging vacation rental travel industry, Maria is the proud youngest member of the Prestige team. She strives to efficiently answer any and all questions that an inquiring traveler may have about our accommodations, locations and the island as a whole. The selection of the best accommodation to meet the traveler’s needs is her ultimate goal.

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