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Barceló Aruba

J.E. Irausquin Boulevard 83, Palm Beach, Aruba
+297 586 4500

$314+

Overall guest ratings

7.9/10 Good
Based on 2,561 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 8.0
  • 7.2
  • 5.5

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  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Friendly service

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    About

    Location. This Palm Beach hotel is 0.3 miles (0.5 kilometers) from Hadikurari Beach and within 1.2 miles (2.0 kilometers) of Excelsior Casino Aruba, Paseo Herencia, and Tierra del Sol Golf Course.

    Hotel Features. At this all-inclusive property meals and beverages at on-site restaurants and bars, taxes, and gratuities are included in room rates. 5 restaurants and 2 bars are available to guests. Room service for breakfast is provided. Recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. There may be charges for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities. The hotel offers massages; advanced reservations are required.

    Occidental Grand Aruba - All Inclusive has tennis courts, an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness facility. Occidental Grand Aruba - All Inclusive has a restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a poolside bar. This Aruba hotel also offers a business center and wireless Internet access (surcharge). Guest parking is complimentary. For guests relaxing on the beach the hotel provides beach umbrellas, sun loungers, and towels. There is also a complimentary children's club.

    Guestrooms. Amenities featured in guestrooms include stocked minibars, complimentary bottled water, and coffee/tea makers. Guestrooms have flat-screen televisions with premium TV channels and DVD players as well as high-speed wireless Internet access (surcharge). Bathrooms feature bathroom phones and scales. Royal Club guest receive a fruit platter and bottle of wine.

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Fitness center
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Babysitting or child care
    • Car rental
    • Internet
    • Wi-Fi
    • Concierge service
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beauty salon
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Playground
    • Pool table
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Beachfront
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Business center
    • Childrens programs
    • Room service
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Pets not allowed
    • Wedding services
    • Outdoor tennis
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    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 2,561 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.0 "80% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.2 "82% said the recreation staff was great."
      7.3 "73% thought the service was very professional."
      7.3 "Lovely bar service, according to 73%."
      8.3 "83% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 7.2 "Good breakfast."
    • 6.6 "Bar is ok."
      5.2 "Alcoholic drinks were not bad, according to 52%."
    • 6.5 "Food is average."
      5.1 "Only 51% were satisfied with the menu."
      5.2 "52% thought the dining experience was appropriate."
      5.9 "Desserts were ok, said 59%."
      6.3 "Only 63% said beef and steak dishes were good."
      6.0 "Only 60% were satisfied with the sushi."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
      6.1 "Only 61% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.4 "Beds were acceptable for 64%."
      7.0 "70% thought rooms were spacious."
      5.3 "53% thought the minibar was ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% found the balcony ok."
    • 5.2 "Sufficient wellness & sports facilities."
      5.0 "For only 50%, the fitness area was satisfactory."
    • 4.8 "Internet is poor."
      3.3 "67% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall Rating

    8.0 Good
    Based on 2,023 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      9.6 "96% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 9.1 "Wonderful beach."
    • 7.5 "Good service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.3 "High value."
    • 6.8 "Bar is ok."
    • 6.7 "Food is average."
      5.2 "Only 52% were satisfied with the menu."
    • 6.2 "Rooms are ok."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.4 "Beds were acceptable for 64%."
    • 4.4 "Internet is poor."
      3.0 "70% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall Rating

    8.3 Excellent
    Based on 537 reviews
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 7.9 "Good service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
      8.4 "84% said the recreation staff was great."
    • 6.8 "Average value."
    • 6.4 "Average amenities."
      5.9 "59% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.9 "Food is average."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.6 "Internet is poor."
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    Hotel type
    Family Hotel
    Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
    Beach Hotel
    Guests consider it an awesome beach hotel.
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