From the charming guestrooms to the beautiful beaches, this inspired resort exudes Caribbean flavor perfect for families, luxury travelers and honeymooners alike. Fronting Palm Beach, along the high rise boardwalk, guests of the resort can spend lazy days enjoying a variety of fun-filled activities including a supervised activity club for kids, bask in the sun on the sandy-white beaches while the trade winds of the clear blue ocean cool you or try your luck in the casino or dance the night away in the night club. From sun up to sun down this luxurious getaway is an ideal home away from home.
Location: Aruba - Beach
  • Check In: 04:00 PM
  • Check Out: 12:00 PM
  • Minimum Check-In Age: 18
General Policies:
Check-in Policy:
Hotel requires a credit/debit card authorization or cash deposit upon check-in for incidentals; this will place a hold on your funds.

Convention Policy:
Individuals attending a convention cannot book this property for their stay. If found attending a convention, guests may be subject to higher room rates upon arrival.

Hotel Spring Break Policy:
This hotel cannot guarantee a spring-break-free environment.

Transfer Policy:
A price may display when children stay free, if your vacation includes transfer to your hotel.

General Information:
Room taxes and service fees are included in vacation price.
Minimum night stay restrictions may apply.
Reservation changes may not be permitted unless authorized by the hotel.

Pet Policy
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Aruba, Aruba Reina Beatrix (AUA): 15 miles
  • Year Built: 1979
  • Last Renovation: 2014
  • Floors: 9
  • Total rooms: 380

† Fees may apply
  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM/Cash machine†
  • Babysitting, Offsite†
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Children programs
  • Children welcome
  • Children's play area
  • Concierge desk
  • Elevators
  • Exercise gym
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  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM/Cash machine†
  • Babysitting, Offsite†
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Children programs
  • Children welcome
  • Children's play area
  • Concierge desk
  • Elevators
  • Exercise gym
  • Free parking
  • Golf, Offsite†
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Internet services†
  • Laundry/Valet service†
  • Lounges/bars†
  • Meal Plan Type: All Inclusive
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Safe deposit box
  • Shopping mall†
  • Spa†
  • Tennis court
  • Tour/sightseeing desk
  • Wakeup service
  • Water sports†
  • Always and forever Celebrate the love of a lifetime at Occidental Grand Aruba All Inclusive Resort. With a breathtaking location along pristine Palm Beach, lavish all-inclusive amenities and personalized service, this is the perfect backdrop for a picturesque wedding occasion. The Occidental Grand Aruba offers the distinct feature of highly customized, celebrity-style ceremonies and receptions. Our wedding planning team leaves every bride starry-eyed by designing all inclusive Caribbean weddings that know no boundaries.

  • Business Services†
  • Internet Access†

† Fees may apply

Deluxe


View:  Rooms are garden view.

Bedding: 1 king or 2 doubles

Occupancy limits -3 adults, 2 children, 4 total

Maximum of 2 children through the age of 5 stay free in existing beds when sharing a room with 1 or more adults. Children ages 6-12 are surcharged. Exception: all children are surcharged 12/23/15 - 1/2/16.

These 38 m2 rooms are welcoming and bright, with two double beds or one 2 m wide bed. All the rooms have a balcony or terrace with outdoor furniture. 

What's more, they're located on the ground floor at reception level, providing easy access to all of the resort's communal areas. The perfect place for a holiday for families, couples or groups of friends next to the Caribbean Sea.

Additional Amenities - Minibar does not contain alcoholic beverages. 
Newspapers are available daily at the Front Desk.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony/Lanai/Terrace
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Cable television
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • DVD player
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access†
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • TV

Deluxe Ocean View


View: Deluxe Ocean view.

Bedding: 1 king or 2 doubles

Occupancy limits -3 adults, 2 children, 4 total

Maximum of 2 children through the age of 5 stay free in existing beds when sharing a room with 1 or more adults. Children ages 6-12 are surcharged. Exception: all children are surcharged 12/23/15 - 1/2/16.

With dimensions of 38 m2, these rooms are located on the third and fifth floors of the hotel and feature a furnished balcony and two double beds or one 2 m wide bed. 


One of the best vantage points from which to take in the spectacular panoramic sea views over the Caribbean. A perfect place for a dream-like stay.

Additional Amenities -Minibar does not contain alcoholic beverages. 

Newspapers are available daily at the Front Desk.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony/Lanai/Terrace
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Cable television
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • DVD player
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access†
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • TV

Deluxe Pool Ocean View


View: Ocean / Pool 

Bedding: 1 King or 2 Double beds
Bedding requests are strongly recommended, however are not guaranteed.

Occupancy limits - 3 adults, 2 children, 4 total.

Maximum of 2 children through age 1 stay free in existing beds with at least 1 adult

From these 39 m2 rooms, situated on the third and fifth floors, guests can enjoy lovely views across the hotel's spectacular pool. All of them feature a balcony with outdoor furniture and are equipped with two double beds or one 2 m wide bed. 

Decorated in an elegant, colourful style that adds a welcoming and cheerful atmosphere - just right for a sunny holiday on the beach.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • AM/FM radio
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • DVD player
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Safe
  • Satellite television
  • Telephone

Royal Level Luxury Ocean View


View: Ocean view 

Bedding: 1 king

Occupancy limits -2 adults, 0 children, 2 total

No children allowed in this category.

For guests seeking greater exclusivity, the Royal Level offers an excellent standard of service and facilities. These rooms offer 38 m2 of space and are situated on the upper floors of the Torre Norte (North Tower). 


All of the rooms feature a furnished balcony with a large-sized bed, plasma TV, and a modern bathroom. The perfect place for a romantic getaway or a water sports holiday with the Caribbean's most exclusive service.

Additional Amenities -The Exclusive Royal Club - The exclusive club-like atmosphere of The Royal Club offers executive level service within the all-inclusive Barcelo experience. Discerning guests seeking superior service and highly personalized attention within the privacy of the resort can enhance their business or vacation experience with plush accommodations, elegant facilities and added amenities.

Royal Club special services & amenities (only available to Royal Club guests):
Private check-in/check-out, concierge service, Etro toiletries, turndown service, fruit basket, bathrobes, in-room dining service between 7:00am and 10:30pm, private Royal Club Restaurant, Royal Club Lounge, and business center. 

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Minibar does not contain alcoholic beverages. 
Newspapers are available daily at the Front Desk.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony/Lanai/Terrace
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Cable television
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • DVD player
  • Free newspaper
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • TV

Royal Level Suite Ocean View


View: Ocean view

Bedding: 1 king

Occupancy limits -2 adults, 0 children, 2 total

No children allowed in this category.

With all the added benefits of the Royal Level, these spacious suites measuring 76 m2 offer comfort and sophistication. Each has a bedroom with fully equipped bathroom with shower and hot tub, plus a living-dining room with sofa bed. 


They are located on the upper floors of the resort's Torre Norte and all feature a private balcony with spectacular views. For guests who dream of a stay without limits, oozing luxury and exclusive services.

Additional Amenities -The Exclusive Royal Club - The exclusive club-like atmosphere of The Royal Club offers executive level service within the all-inclusive Barcelo experience. Discerning guests seeking superior service and highly personalized attention within the privacy of the resort can enhance their business or vacation experience with plush accommodations, elegant facilities and added amenities.

Royal Club special services & amenities (only available to Royal Club guests):
Private check-in/check-out, concierge service, Etro toiletries, turndown service, fruit basket, bathrobes, in-room dining service between 7:00am and 10:30pm, private Royal Club Restaurant, Royal Club Lounge, and business center. 

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Minibar does not contain alcoholic beverages. 
Newspapers are available daily at the Front Desk.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony/Lanai/Terrace
  • Bathrobe
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Cable television
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • DVD player
  • Free newspaper
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • TV


† Fees may apply
Arubian Seafood Restaurant

A true local cuisine restaurant specializing in fresh Arubian seafood, located on the beach front of the hotel. Terrace seating. Wine list available.

Reservations required.


Beach Club Restaurant – Club de Playa

A beach front side restaurant serving grilled specialties, soups, salads and more for lunch.


Desire Lounge

Moonlight bar with spectacular views of the beach and pool from its elevated terrace. Bali beds.

  • Type: Bar/lounge

El Olvido

Authentic à la carte Tex-Mex restaurant. Indoor or terrace seating available. Wine and Tequila lists are also available.

Dress Code: Long pants, closed shoes and sleeved shirts for gentlemen.


L’Olio

À la carte Italian restaurant with a careful selection of wines and champagnes. Indoor or terrace seating available.

Dress Code: Long pants, closed shoes and sleeved shirts for gentlemen.


Lobby Bar

The ideal place to meet up and relax before dinner or enjoy a night cap before heading to bed. Live music.

  • Type: Bar/lounge

Sound Lounge

Dance, sing, and enjoy the night in a club atmosphere without leaving the hotel property.

Dress code required.


Splash Bar

There’s no need to get out of the pool in order to savor an exotic tropical cocktail.

  • Type: Bar/lounge

The Palm

International buffet restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and themed dinners. Air-conditioned interior seating, or terrace seating with a pool view available. No reservations required.


Zen

Exotic and authentic à la carte Pan-Asian cuisine with show cooking at two teppanyaki tables, two private tatami tables, and an extensive sushi bar. Wine and Sake lists available.

Dress Code: Long pants, closed shoes and sleeved shirts for gentlemen.

Reservations required.


  • Children's program, onsite
    Open from 9am to 5pm FUNCLUB with many activities. Daily mini disco at 7pm.
  • Direct access to a beach
  • Fitness center on-site
  • Motorized Water Sports†
    Jet Ski, Water Skiing, Banana Boats etc. (fees apply)
  • Non-Motorized Water Sports
    Snorkling, Sailing, Paddle Boats
  • Pool

    Natural-style swimming pool, with two whirlpools.

  • Spa†
  • Tennis court

    Offering guests two floodlit tennis courts.

    • Available equipment
  • Whirlpool
    Natural-style swimming pool, with two whirlpools.
  • Golf†

    Designed by renowned Robert Trent Jones II, Tierra Del Sol, situated on the scenic northwest point of Aruba, is the only 18 hole championship golf course on the island. Conveniently located just 10 minutes by taxi from Palm Beach. Play a round of Golf, surrounded by panoramic ocean views and spectacular desert scenery. The golf course offers a wonderful challenge; every hole has at least four sets of tees and approach angles to provide a wide variety of challenges for all skill levels.

  • Shopping†
    Aruba is most known for its various selections. Shoppers often visit Aruba for its shops devoted to jewelry, watches, table linens, perfumes, cosmetics, and leather goods, designer fashions, electronics, locally made handicrafts, Cuban cigars, Dutch Delft, Dutch Cheeses, and many more superior goods at the most competitive prices.
  • On-site Entertainment
    Every night a different show in the ballroom, except Thursdays (party on the beach) and Sundays.

† Fees may apply

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