MFDA 2023 Mid-Winter Conference

February 11-18, 2023

Marriott Aruba Resort & Stellaris Casino 

Resort Information

The Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino has undergone a $50 million makeover and features completely new guest rooms with luxurious bedding and bathrooms, new LCD wide-screen TVs and other high-tech amenities. This Resort offers premier facilities including the world renowned Ruth’s Chris Steak House, a relaxing Balinese-style spa, and the 24 hour excitement of the Stellaris Casino. The resort also features five additional bars and restaurants, a Starbucks located in the main lobby, a swim up bar, fitness center, and tennis courts. 

Rooming Options

Standard Room

A great hiatus for anyone excited to get outside and explore paradise. Views include gardens and island and are located on the lower floors of the resort. The standard room is 500 sq ft plus a balcony. Available with one king bed or two double beds and a sofa bed. Bedding preference is a request and cannot be guaranteed. 

Single Occupancy: $5,350

Double Occupancy: $3,280 per person


Partial Ocean View 

This room category overlooks the adults only pool with parial ocean vews. Featuring a spacious closet, double sinks, and a king size bed or two double beds. 

Single Occupancy: $5,650

Double Occupancy: $3,434 per person

Premium Ocean View

The ocean view guest rooms offer the best of both worlds – stunning views and spacious room. The large balconies are perfect for watching sunsets over the clear, blue ocean. Featuring one king bed or two double beds. 

Single Occupancy: $5,870

Double Occupancy: $3,540 per person



Feb 11 Detroit-Charlotte 8:25 AM-10:30 AM

Feb 11 Charlotte-Aruba 11:05 AM-4:12 PM

Feb 18 Aruba-Philadelphia 2:09 PM-5:50 PM

Feb 18 Philadelphia-Detroit 6:30 PM-8:25 PM

Please keep in mind that flight schedules are subject to change by the airline. Taxes and fees subject to change until ticketing.


Pricing includes 7 nights at the Marriott Aruba Resort & Stellaris Casino, Breakfast & Beverage Plan, roundtrip airfare (with the Land + Airfare Package), and taxes. Guests will enjoy a large free form pool with a swim up bar and waterfalls, a separate adults only pool, a beautiful sandy beach with chaise lounge chairs, seven bars and restuarants onsite, fitness center, tennis courts, and golf (additional fees apply).

The Breakfast and Beverage Plan includes daily breakfast at La Vista Restaurant (breakfast buffet or a la carte) and standard beverages at the following outlets: La Vista Restuarant, Champions Restaurant, Waves Grill & Bar, H2Oasis Bar/Pool Bar, The Lobby, Casino Lounge 101 Bar, and Malmok Bar & Grill.

Click here for more details on the Breakfast and Beverage Plan

Travel Insurance

We highly recommend that all travelers consider purchasing travel insurance to protect their vacation investment. Classic Travel has partnered with Allianz to provide our clients with travel insurance plans at affordable prices. Many factors may cause a trip interruption or last-minute cancellation—anything from sudden illness, to jury duty, or a natural disaster. All our featured plans also include medical coverage while traveling. Click here to obtain a travel insurance quote or email

Passport Reminder

You must have a valild passport for travel to Aruba. We do recommend at least 6 months validity from your return date to the US. If you need to apply for a passport, or need to renew your passport, we strongly advise that you do so with much advance notice as the passport offices are backlogged due to COVID. We advise that you apply at least 6 months prior to travel. Passport cards, enhanced ID’s and birth certificates are not acceptablet for international air travel.

Travel to Aruba

Click here to view current travel restrictions for Aruba.

Payment Schedule

$500 per person (land only) or $1,000 per person (land + air) deposit due upon registration

Final payment due by October 14, 2022


Space is sold on a first come first serve basis. Passports must be valid for 6 months upon your return date.


Please reach out with any questions!

Colleen Anthony