|Overlooking the gorgeous aquamarine Caribbean Sea, Occidental Grand Aruba is located on the exclusive sands of Palm Beach just 2.5 hours from Miami. This resort is filled with Caribbean atmosphere from its charming rooms to its beautiful beaches. Aruba also boasts an international flavor with English, Spanish, Dutch and the native Papiamento all spoken on the island. With great vacation weather year-round, Aruba is the perfect island destination for romantic honeymoons or great family fun. The newly-renovated resort has 417 rooms in a contemporary high-rise building set amid the landscaped grounds. All rooms feature private balconies with breathtaking Caribbean views.
Let the crystal blue waters surround you as you try a host of water sports that include kayaking, paddle boating and snorkeling. Catch your breath relaxing at the beach or enjoying a dip in our large free-form swimming pool complete with waterfalls. If you prefer land activities then there's tennis and volleyball to name a few. Children can also enjoy plenty of activities like arts and crafts and singing and dancing at the supervised Kid's Club.
Amenities - Occidental Grand Aruba
Golf (Nearby)*, Water Activities, Beach, Pool, 2 Jacuzzis, Snorkeling, Sailing, Paddleboats, Scuba Diving*, Banana Boats*, Activities Desk, Aruba Cyber Station, Car Rental*, Beauty Parlor*, Tour Desk, Parasailing*, 2 Tennis Courts, Fitness Center, Beach Volleyball, Restaurants, Bars/Swim-Up Pool Bar, Baby-Sitting*, Laundry Service*, Spa Intermezzo*, Exchange Bank, 24-Hour Medical Service.
* denotes activities/services available for an additional cost. Amenities and inclusions are subject to change at any time.
Dining - Occidental Grand Aruba
The Occidental Grand Aruba offers the following restaurants:
The Palm Buffet Restaurant - The main restaurant features buffet dining and offers a wide variety of International cuisine--open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
The Beach Club - This delightful spot is open for light a la carte luncheons, this is considered a snack restaurant and is open for lunch
L'Olio - Enjoy excellent Italian specialties and fine a la carte dining in L'Olio's charming setting, open for dinner only, reservations required
El Olvido - Mexican Restaurant, open for dinner only, reservations required
Zen - Pan-Asian Cuisine, open for dinner only, reservations required
Desire - Caribbean Fusion Cuisine, open for dinner only, reservations required
Bars - Occidental Grand Aruba
The Occidental Grand Aruba offers the following bars:
Splash Pool Bar - Swim up to the Splash Aqua Bar where the frozen drinks just keep flowing
Bikini Beach Bar - Revive yourself with a cold drink or refreshing natural fruit juice at this beach bar
Sound Lounge - An excellent way to end the day, enjoy the great live entertainment at this club
Room Categories and Descriptions - Occidental Grand Aruba
Room amenities include private balcony, air conditioning, with individual climate control, direct dial telephone, satellite TV with remote control, and iron. Mini-fridge, extra beds & cribs (available upon request), clock radio alarm, safety deposit box. Bathroom with bathtub, shower, and hairdryer. Four wheel chair accessible rooms available.
Children Policy: Children 5 and under are free of charge, when sharing room with 2 paying adults.
Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults with 2 children.
Deluxe Gardenview/Poolview/Oceanview - Deluxe rooms offer guests either one king bed or two double beds, marble floors, balcony or terrace, mini-bar, hair dryer, satellite TV, alarm clock/radio, telephone with data port, high speed Internet or Wi-Fi access, in-room safe and full bath with shower and tub.
Grand Concierge Deluxe Gardenview/Poolview/Oceanview - This category features the Deluxe room inclusions, as well as concierge service, turn-down service, a fruit basket, a bottle of wine, a 10% spa discount and bathrobes for use during your stay.
Grand Romance Deluxe Gardenview/Poolview/Oceanview - This category features Deluxe room inclusions, as well as a bottle of champagne, chocolate covered strawberries, in-room couples massage, breakfast in bed (first morning), romantic dinner, 10% spa discounts, turn-down service, and a surprise gift with special romantic amenities.
Royal Club Luxury Oceanview - Royal Club Level rooms include the resort's all-inclusive features, and boast elegantly appointed furniture and amenities, including king beds, marble floors, balcony, CD and DVD players, mini-bar, hair dryer, satellite TV, alarm clock/radio, telephone with data port, high speed Internet or Wi-Fi access, in-room safe, full bath with shower and hydro-massage tubs and room service. Guests will enjoy private check-in at the Royal Club level floor, with a private lounge, restaurant and concierge services.
Royal Club Junior Suite Oceanview - Same as above, the Jr. Suites offer enhanced sitting areas and King beds.
Royal Club Master Suite Oceanview - Same as above, the master suite is comprised of two adjoining rooms.
Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed