The Occidental Grand Aruba resort is set on the pristine sands of the famous Palm Beach in the north of Aruba. This all-inclusive haven offers impressive dining options, an extensive range of facilities and first-class services, altogether providing the perfect Caribbean getaway.
The five-star hotel features seven gourmet restaurants with unique flavours and dining experiences including authentic Italian and al fresco Caribbean fusion cuisine. There are five bars and lounges to choose from, whether you want a relaxing afternoon coffee or a lively night dancing in the disco, the Grand Aruba resort has it all.
Make the most of the idyllic coast location and get involved with the beach water sports on offer. Relax with a cocktail by the swimming pool or take a dip in one of the glistening whirlpools.
The Occidental Grand Aruba resort offers a whole host of facilities catering for all types of traveller. With seven gourmet restaurants and five bars there is a wide choice of international cuisines and an extensive menu of premium drinks. The large outdoor swimming pool, two whirlpools and sun terrace are the perfect places to relax and enjoy the sun or explore the lush gardens surrounding the hotel.
Challenge your partner to a game of tennis or play volleyball on the beach. Water sports are also available on the beach include snorkelling and scuba diving. Try your luck at the on-site casino, work out in the brand new gym, and keep the children entertained at the kids' club.
Other services include: car rental, laundry service, beauty salon, room service, and Wi-Fi.
Food, drink & entertainment
Experience impeccable service and delicious international cuisines at one of the seven restaurants at the Occidental Grand Aruba resort.
The Palm is the main restaurant offering an international buffet with a different theme each night, including the celebratory 'Aruban Night' with dinner on the beach and local entertainment. Visit L'Olio a la carte restaurant for an authentic taste of Italy, be seated indoors or out on the terrace and sip delicious wines and champagnes. El Olvido is a Tex-Mex restaurant serving a la carte dishes in a unique setting, pair your meal with a selection of wines or sip tequila out on the terrace.
Indulge in exotic Pan-Asian cuisine at Zen restaurant where you can experience spectacular show cooking and sample the finest sushi and teppanyaki dishes. Dine al fresco at the beachfront Desire restaurant, specialising in Caribbean fusion cuisine of fresh meat and seafood. Enjoy the perfect lunch at the Beach Club Restaurant serving grilled specialities, soups and fresh salads.
The five bars provide the perfect settings for any occasion, whether you're looking for a romantic evening drink or a vibrant late night disco, there is something to suit everyone.The Bikini Beach Bar is just steps away from the hotel and the water's edge, sip cocktails and refreshing soft drinks with your feet in the sand. Make the most of the Splash Bar's swim-up service meaning you won't even have to get out of the pool for that exotic cocktail. Relax and unwind in the laid-back Lobby Bar where you can enjoy live music and socialise with friends and family. Dance the night away at the Sound Lounge, experience a night club atmosphere without leaving the resort. Sink into a luxurious Bali bed at the Desire Lounge and take in the spectacular views of the beach.
Sport, games & activities
A daily programme of activities is available at the Occidental Grand Aruba resort including tennis, beach volleyball, horse riding, and water aerobics. The Kids' Club provides children with supervised activities throughout the day.
At the beach try snorkelling, kayaking, water skiing, jet skiing, and scuba diving or take part in demonstration classes for beginners of scuba and snuba at the pool. There is also an 18-hole golf course nearby.
The all-inclusive Occidental Grand Aruba hotel is home to 368 guest rooms and suites including an en-suite bathroom with hairdryer and a furnished balcony or terrace -perfect for enjoying the stunning beaches of Aruba. As standard, all rooms feature: air-conditioning, ceiling fan, minibar (restocked daily), satellite TV, DVD player, telephone, alarm clock radio, tea and coffee making facilities, safe, and Wi-Fi.