Currency: Aruban Florin (f, Afl, AWG), US dollar (USD, US$) widely accepted. Prices frequently listed in USD and Afl. Carry small bills for tipping.
Custom: For services, 15% tip is customary.
Curated tipping suggestions:
Airport Skycap/Porter: $2 per bag.
Hotel (general):Doorperson: There is a government tax on hotel rooms. Some hotels add a service charge (10-15%) and may distribute a small percentage to staff. A small tip as you receive a service is appreciated.
Hotel Housekeeping/Room Attendant: $2-5 per day, left on a pillow daily (staff changes).
Hotel Porter/Bellhop: $2 per bag, $5 minimum for showing you to your room.
Restaurant (general): Many restaurants add a 15% service charge to the bill. If you wish to leave more (5-10%), try to hand it in cash to the server. If no service charge, 15-20%.
Taxi: 10-15% of base charge.
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