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Occidental Grand Aruba - Luxury All Inclusive Resort

Resort Overview
Set amid the pristine white sands of Aruba's famed Palm Beach, the Occidental Grand Aruba offers 398 rooms and suites from which to enjoy all that this tropical island has to offer. This exclusive all-inclusive resort caters to an international clientele seeking an exotic island getaway and includes accommodations perfect for honeymooners and families alike.

With six restaurants and five bars to choose from, a variety of water sports, a free-form pool, nearby shopping, an on-site casino and dazzling nightly entertainment, you'll have limitless options to fill both your days and evenings.


Overlooking the crystal blue waters and lush landscaped grounds, the Occidental Grand Aruba invites you to experience a new level of all-inclusive luxury. Located on the exclusive Palm Beach, along the heart of the main hotel strip, the resort blends the perfect ambiance and style. With elegantly appointed accommodations and a la carte dining options, you'll feel a sense of sophisticated luxury that goes far beyond your expectations. Enjoy the tropical atmosphere of the large free-form swimming pool with waterfalls, two whirlpools and a swim-up bar to keep you relaxed and cool throughout the day. 398 air-conditioned rooms and Royal Club level service.
Room Types

DELUXE PARTIAL OCEAN VIEW
Deluxe - Pool and/or ocean view room located on the third to ninth floor with two doubles or one king bed.
1 King Bed or 2 Double Beds

Other Amenities -
Bathtub, Jacuzzi, Sofa, Coffee Maker, Shaver

ROMANCE CONCIERGE POOLVIEW

SUPER SAVER 1 King Bed

CONCIERGE OCEANVIEW

ROMANCE CONCIERGE OCEANVIEW

CONCIERGE POOLVIEW

DELUXE POOLVIEW
Super Saver Room - Garden view room with two doubles or one king bed.

STANDARD RUN OF HOUSE ALL INCLUSIVE
Deluxe - Pool and/or ocean view room located on the third to ninth floor with two doubles or one king bed.
1 King Bed or 2 Double Beds
Rollaways Available, Rollaway Charge:free upon request
Other Amenities - Air Conditioning, Shower, Carpet, Non-Smoking Available, Balcony or Terrace, Refrigerator, Hair Dryer, Iron, Radio Alarm Clock, Telephone, Television, TV Movies, Room Safe, Satellite

ROMANCE CONCIERGE GARDENVIEW

ROYAL CLUB LUXURY OCEANVIEW
Royal Ocean Club Level will be located on separate floors & will include: Boutique style VIP services consisting of private check-in at the Royal Club level floor, prvtlounge, dedicated restaurant & concierge services; hydromassage tub in room
1 King Bed
Other Amenities - Air Conditioning,Bathtub, Jacuzzi, Coffee Maker, Shaver

DELUXE OCEANVIEW

DELUXE GARDENVIEW
2 Twin Beds
Other Amenities - Bathtub, Jacuzzi, Sofa,
Coffee Maker, Shaver

SUPERIOR GARDEN VIEW 2

CONCIERGE DELUXE GARDENVIEW

DELUXE PARTIAL OCEAN VIEW

SUPER SAVER GARDEN VIEW 2
2 Twin Beds
Other Amenities - Bathtub, Jacuzzi, Sofa,
Coffee Maker, Shaver

1 BEDROOM OCEANFRONT ALL INCLUSIVE

SUPERIOR POOL/OCEAN
Superior Room - Garden view room located on the second to fifth floor with two doubles or one king bed.

Location

The Occidental Grand Aruba is located on the main strip on Palm Beach, only minutes from Downtown Oranjestad.

J.E. Irausquin Boulevard 83,
Palm Beach, Aruba
Phone Number: 297 586 4500
Fax Number: 297 586 3191

Facilities

The Royal Club

The exclusive club-like atmosphere of The Royal Club offers executive level service within the all-inclusive Occidental Grand Aruba resort 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.

Located on the 7th, 8th and 9th floors of the Occidental Grand Aruba, the Royal Club experience begins with champagne upon arrival. Guests of the Royal Club will enjoy rooms and suites with luxury accommodations including luxurious linens and pillows, Etro toiletries, nightly turndown service, fruit basket and plush bathrobes; Suites offer hydro-massage bathtubs. Guests will enjoy private check-in at the Royal Club level floor with a private lounge, restaurant and concierge services. Other benefits include:

  • Private check-in and check-out reception
  • Personal concierge service
  • Luxury accommodations
  • Hydro-massage bathtubs in Suites
  • Luxurious linens and pillows
  • Etro toiletries
  • Nightly turndown service
  • DVD player
  • Fruit basket
  • Plush bath robes
  • In-room dining service 7:00am-10:30pm
  • Private restaurant, the Royal Club Lounge, on the 9th floor
  • Preferred seating at a la carte restaurants
  • Business center
  • Two meeting rooms

 

The Royal Club Dining
Upgrading to The Royal Club allows resort guests special access to The Royal Club Lounge, a private restaurant located in the heart of The Royal Club on the 9th floor. The Royal Club Lounge serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Barber / Beauty Salon
Boutique Shops
Car Rental
Concierge, Currency Exchange, Disco / Nightclub, Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service, Meeting Rooms, Parking(Complimentary.), Physician on Call


Onsite casino, swimming pools, tennis courts, water sports and heatlth club.
Details

Occidental Grand Aruba consists of a contemporary high-rise building set amid landscaped grounds with a tropical Caribbean atmosphere. This nine-story beachfront All-Inclusive resort offers 417 air- conditioned units, each with its own private balcony.

This is the only hotel on the strip with a night club. Enjoy specialty nights 5 times a week. The hotel has its own casino. There are three restaurants, three bars, two lighted tennis courts, a children`s program and large free form swimming pool.

Beach: This resort is situated on the blue crystalline waters of Palm Beach.

Check-in: 3:00 pm
Check-out: 12:00 pm
Total Rooms: 417
Year Opened: 1976

Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, Diners Club, Discover, American Express

Dining

Occidental Grand Aruba Restaurants & Bars:

The world awaits at any one of the Occidental Grand Aruba's six all-inclusive restaurants, featuring a sampling of tastes from different ethnic cuisines. The Palm is the Grand Aruba's international buffet restaurant, located on the main floor, featuring an array of dishes along with made-to-order selections prepared by the resort's chef. L'Olio offers a taste of Italy in an elegant setting boasting a wine selection from around the world. El Olvido brings authentic Mexican dishes to Aruba served in traditional Mexican décor. For Pan-Asian cuisine, try Zen, featuring both a sushi bar and private dining "Tatami style." Or, find unique Caribbean Fusion cuisine at Desire, where dishes like Garlic Octopus with Grilled Mushrooms or Rosemary Shrimp Kebabs marry fresh, local specialties with sophisticated epicurean style. For more casual dining during the day, head for The Beach Club, for light lunches and snacks from 11am to 5:30pm daily.

Just as many options await for places to enjoy your favorite cocktail as part of the Occidental Grand Aruba's all-inclusive package. Swim up to the bar at the Splash Bar, located at the Grand Aruba's breathtaking free-form pool. Or, relax at the palm-dotted beach at the Bikini Beach Bar, the perfect spot to enjoy a frozen concoction. The lobby Cocktail Bar offers a tranquil resting spot, and Desires Lounge, located on the second floor, features a romantic setting perfect for couples. For quality nightlife head to Sound, a dance club featuring live music and DJs for late-night entertainment.

Restaurants & Bars/Hours of Operation

The Palm/International buffet restaurant. Breakfast 7-11am; Lunch 12 -3pm; Dinner 6-10pm.

L'Olio/Italian a la carte dining. Dinner 6-10pm.

El Olvido/Authentic Mexican a la carte dining. Dinner 6-10pm.

Zen/Pan-Asian cuisine and sushi bar. Dinner 6-10pm.

Desire/Caribbean fusion cuisine. Dinner 6-10pm.

The Beach Club/Open daily from 12 to 5pm.

Splash Bar/Open 10am-7pm

Bikini Beach Bar/Open 10am-6pm

Cocktail Bar/Open 11am -11pm

Desires Lounge/Open 7-11pm

Sound/Open 7pm-2am

 

Activities & Entertainment
OCCIDENTAL GRAND ARUBA - Activities & Sport

Feel the gentle caress of the trade winds from your private terrace, bask in the comfort of one of the Occidental Grand Aruba's splendidly appointed rooms, or relax in the natural shade of the palm-dotted beach while you sift your fingers through the fine, powdery white sand. If you tire of relaxing, try one of many outdoor water activities, like snorkeling, kayaking or sailing. Parents with children ages 4 to 10 will want to take advantage of the resort's Kids Club, with supervised activities for the little ones.

All-inclusive activities include:

  • Water polo
  • Water aerobics
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Kayaking
  • Tennis courts
  • Sports and SCUBA clinics
  • Fitness room
  • Daily activities by the pool and beach areas
Additional activities not included in the all-inclusive rate are:
  • 18-hole golf course nearby
  • Massage services
  • Casino
  • Water skiing
  • Aquatic motor bikes
  • Parasailing
  • SCUBA diving
  • Deep-sea fishing
  • Horseback riding tours
  • Private tennis lessons
  • Car rental
  • Babysitting services
In the evening, watch the muted pastels of a Caribbean sunset while sipping an exotic cocktail from one of the resort's five bars, or take a romantic stroll on the beach under the moonlight. Sample gourmet fare from renowned chefs at four distinct restaurants featuring an array of international cuisine. Later, try your luck at the in-house casino featuring the latest in slot machines, Black Jack, Roulette, Poker and Craps. Enjoy a Cuban cigar and take in live Caribbean and international music, or try your hand at the nightly Bingo, worth up to $2,000.

Resort staff strives to make every convenient service available to all our guests. Please inquire as needed for laundry facilities, medical attention organized tours from the hotel, car rental and currency exchange.

Daily Activities & Entertainment:
Daily activities program hosted by recreation staff in a variety of languages.

Nightly Activities & Entertainment:
Nightly entertainment with local talent and staff shows.

Golf:

Tierra Del Sol is a Par 71, 18 hole championship golf course with a total yardage of 6,811. It was designed by Robert Trent Jones, Jr., and is situated on the scenic northwest shore of Aruba.

Children's Programs

The Kids Club : is available from 9am-5pm.


Applicable Ages: 4 - 12 to years old.
Program Fees: Complimentary.

Children's Facilities
PlayGround

Babysitting Fee: $8/hour (min 3 hrs)
Advance Notice for Babysitting: 24 hours.

Restrictions

Dine Around available on all-inclusive plan. Dine Around is available for Adults only.

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