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OCCIDENTAL GRAND ARUBA
J.E. Irausquin Blvd 83
P.O. Box 218
Oranjestad, Aruba
Reservations 877.645.3368 (877.GOLDEN8)

Distance to airport- 5 miles, distance to town- 2 miles.

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 resort has 402 rooms which are distributed amongst two buildings each, 9 stories high amid the rambling gardens and lush tropical grounds. All rooms feature private balconies with breathtaking Caribbean views of the hotel and its surroundings.

HOTEL AMENITIES

Golf, nearby at Tierra del Sol, tee times booked directly with the golf course.
Beach Parasailing ($)
Pool Casino
Jacuzzis: 2 Tennis Courts: 2
Snorkeling Fitness Center
Sailing Beach Volleyball
Paddleboats Restaurants: 3
Scuba Diving ($) Bars: 3/Swim Up Pool Bar: 1
Banana Boats ($) Shops
Activities Desk Baby Sitting Services ($)
Aruba Cyber Station Laundry Services ($)
Car Rental ($) Spa Intermezzo ($)
Beauty Parlor($) Exchange Bank
Tour Desk Massage Parlor ($)
De Palm Watersports Medical Services
(water activities (24-hour doctor on call)
located on-site)
($) Denotes a fee may be charged.
Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.

ROOM CATEGORIES and DESCRIPTIONS

Arrival/Departure Time:
Check-in time: 4pm, and check-out time: 12pm
Early check-in and late check-out on request, and subject to availability.
Children Policy:
Children 5 and under are free of charge, when sharing room with 2 paying adults.
Maximum Occupancy:
Deluxe Gardenview - 3 adults or 2 adults with 2 children.
Deluxe Poolview - 3 adults or 2 adults with 2 children.
Deluxe Oceanview - 3 adults or 2 adults with 2 children.
Grand Concierge Dlx Poolview - 3 adults or 2 adults with 2 children.
Grand Concierge Dlx Oceanview - 3 adults or 2 adults with 2 children.
Grand Romance Dlx Gardenview - 3 adults or 2 adults with 2 children.
Grand Romance Dlx Poolview - 3 adults or 2 adults with 2 children.
Grand Romance Dlx Oceanview - 3 adults or 2 adults with 2 children.
1 Bedroom Suite Oceanfront - 3 adults or 2 adults with 2 children.
Royal Club Luxury - 3 adults or 2 adults with 2 children.
Royal Club Junior Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults with 2 children.
Royal Club Master Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults with 2 children.
DELUXE GARDENVIEW (25), 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.
DELUXE POOLVIEW (15), 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.
DELUXE OCEANVIEW (30), 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. View is gardenview.
GRAND CONCIERGE DELUXE GARDENVIEW (10), This category features the Deluxe room inclusions, as well as concierge service, turndown service, a fruit basket, a bottle of wine, a 10% spa discount and bathrobes for use during your stay.
GRAND CONCIERGE DELUXE POOLVIEW (6), This category features the Deluxe room inclusions, as well as concierge service, turndown service, a fruit basket, a bottle of wine, a 10% spa discount and bathrobes for use during your stay.
GRAND CONCIERGE DELUXE OCEANVIEW (6), This category features the Deluxe room inclusions, as well as concierge service, turndown service, a fruit basket, a bottle of wine, a 10% spa discount and bathrobes for use during your stay.
GRAND ROMANCE DELUXE GARDENVIEW (10), 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, turndown service, and a surprise gift with special romantic amenities.
GRAND ROMANCE DELUXE POOLVIEW (8), 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, turndown service, and a surprise gift with special romantic amenities.
GRAND ROMANCE DELUXE OCEANVIEW (8), 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, turndown service, and a surprise gift with special romantic amenities.
LANAI (*), TBA
1 BEDROOM SUITE OCEANFRONT (1), TBA
Royal Club Level Rooms and Suites
All 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 D VD 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 LUXURY (5), see Royal Club description (listed above).
ROYAL CLUB JUNIOR SUITE (*), see Royal Club description (listed above), The Jr. Suites offer enhanced sitting areas and King beds. Marble floors, balcony, 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.
ROYAL CLUB MASTER SUITE (*), Contains two adjoining rooms, oceanview, see Royal Club description (listed above).
(*) Denotes on request basis only, no allotment given.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.

DINING

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.
THE BEACH CLUB, For a taste of something a little out of the ordinary, come to this progressive Caribbean specialty restaurant. Open for dinner.
EL OLVIDO - Mexican Restaurant
ZEN Oriental - Restaurant
PIZZERIA
ROYAL CLUB

BARS and LOUNGES

SPLASH POOL BAR, Swim up to the Splash Aqua Bar where the frozen drinks just keep flowing.
BIKINI BECAH 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.

ADD-ON PACKAGES (EXTRA VALUE HONEYMOON)

EXTRA VALUE HONEYMOON ADD-ON PACKAGE
• 1 bottle of champagne or wine
• T-shirt
• Free night for the following anniversary
• ID card for special treatment on property

Please note:
• These inclusions are available at no extra cost to honeymooners
• They are available to all-inclusive guests who stay at least 3 nights, and carry proof of
recent marriage
• Designation of "Honeymooners" must appear on reservation communications
PACKAGE INCLUSIONS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

ADD-ON PACKAGES (PREMIUM HONEYMOON)

PREMIUM HONEYMOON PROGRAM All EXTRA VALUE PROGRAM inclusions are provided,
and the couple also receives the following:
• One free massage per person per stay
• Special candlelight dinner and bottle of wine (one per stay, to be arranged with guest services)
• Honeymoon Polo shirts (one per person)
• One honeymoon photo (to be arranged with guest service manager)
• In-room fruit basket, bottle of rum, and soft drinks
• Turn-down service daily
• Free laundry service once per stay
• Surprise gift
Please note:
• This package is available at an additional price for honeymooners wishing to customize
their experience
• Designation of "Premium Honeymoon" must appear on reservation communications
• The program applies for guests who book All Inclusive, and who stay for at least 3 nights
PACKAGE INCLUSIONS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

SPECIALTY PACKAGES (ALL INCLUSIVE)

ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE
• Accommodations according to preference
• All meals and snacks
• Unlimited local and International alcoholic beverages
• Unlimited juices and soft drinks
• House wine served at meals
• 1 large free-form waterfall swimming pool
• 2 lighted, hard-surface tennis courts
• All non-motorized water sports
• Daily activities program
• Clinics for all featured sports
• Scuba lessons in the pool
• Kid's Club supervised activities program
• Chaise lounge and towel service for beach and pool
• Taxes and gratuities applicable to the package
• Room service - breakfast only
• Irons and caddies in the rooms
PACKAGE INCLUSIONS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE

MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION

Spring Break Policy:
• Individual student bookings are accepted
• Minimum age required for check-in is 18
• Maximum occupancy as per regular contract
• A refundable deposit of $200.00 per person (cash or credit card) is required
• Groups bookings must be made through the groups department and will require a chaperon as well as a refundable deposit

MINIMUM NIGHT STAY REQUIREMENTS

All minimum lengths of stay requirements are subject to change without notice.
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