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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“first club”(148 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed today

My husband and I had never been to Aruba before. We planned a trip with two other couples, and based on prior reviews, we chose Barcelo Aruba. As soon as we walked in and were greeted by the resort staff, we felt like we made...More

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Thank Lori H
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

Overall we loved the Barcelo Aruba. I gave it 5 stars however, the week we were there the hot tubs weren’t working and some gym equipment in their very small gym was broken. The rooms include toiletries such as shampoo and bath gel, the service,...More

20  Thank Laura M
Response from Aurelia C, Quality Coordinator at Barcelo ArubaResponded January 22, 2018

Dear Laura M, We always find it nice to read that our guests went home with great holiday memories and we are very grateful for the time and effort you spent to share your personal experience at our Barceló Aruba hotel with us and our...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I have been going to Aruba for about 16 years now . We’ve stayed at different hotels over the years , but we always seemed to come back to the Occidental now Barcelo Hotel . There has been many changes within the...More

2  Thank Catherine I
Reviewed yesterday

We had an amazing stay here. Every single staff member, from cafe, front desk, beach/pool area are very nice and very attentive. This pool area is amazing, Jason the MC is an absolute gem and keeps it very fun for both adults and kids. Michael...More

Thank ljam2018
Reviewed 2 days ago

A nice resort for the most part. Pool is too small for the number of guests and the pool furniture is in dire need of upgrading! Pool bartenders were amazing and super friendly! The food was varied and quite good. All in all it was...More

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1  Thank Deni527
Response from Sowfi M, Quality Coordinator at Barcelo ArubaResponded yesterday

Dear Deni527, Thank you for your insights following your recent visit. We always look for ways to improve and your comments are crucial to our future success. On the other hand we thank you for pointing out the kindness and enthusiasm of our staff, their...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Business Center with Internet Access
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$362 - $669 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Casino Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#11 Spa Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#12 Luxury Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#12 Top resorts Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$362 - $669 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Casino Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#11 Spa Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#12 Luxury Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#12 Top resorts Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#15 On the Beach Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveler (1669)
Pool & Beach (374)
Dining (204)
Room & Suite (190)
Family and Play Areas (25)
Amenities (18)
Business Center & Event Rooms (7)
Questions & Answers
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kazluv2travel
April 18, 2018|
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Response from Sowfi M | Property representative |
Hi kazluv2travel, Yes our keys control the electricity in the rooms.
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BillD847
April 13, 2018|
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Response from Aurelia C | Property representative |
Taxi fee is $25.00
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BillD847
April 12, 2018|
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Response from Aurelia C | Property representative |
More or less $ 25,00
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Room Tips
"Its worth the extra money if you can to get poolside/ocean view. We had ocean view w/out pool & our view..."
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"Rooms facing opposite of poolside are quieter, pool,ocean view is gorgeous every morning and evening."
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"Request upper floor balcony pool/beach view."
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"All rooms were good"
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