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Occidental Grand Casino - CLOSED

J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 79, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
297 8 63900
Review Highlights
January 2016 Decompression!

Check in was a breeze and the room was quite nice, with wonderful views of the ocean and gardens... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
Kellee G
Chester, New Hampshire
FAMILY/FRIEND winter get away

This place is gorgeous. The island is absolutely beautiful and safe enough to go and walk around... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2017
Middle Island, New York
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A small, but popular casino.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good25%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
29 Mar 2017
“January 2016 Decompression!”
20 Nov 2016
“No casino but a great time!”
J.E. Irausquin Blvd. 79, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba
297 8 63900
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Check in was a breeze and the room was quite nice, with wonderful views of the ocean and gardens. Ground are VERY nicely maintained as well as pool and beach was raked every day. Food was pretty good, but not enough variety. Casino was closed...More

Thank Kellee G
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This place is gorgeous. The island is absolutely beautiful and safe enough to go and walk around town. Scenery is breathtaking. You must rent jeeps and travel the island. The food was great and lots of variety. The staff was friendly, the resort was clean....More

Thank Roeheintz
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Having been a guest at the Occidental Grand, (now Barcelo) for many years, our visits just keep getting better. I attribute that in large part to the tremendous staff that are eager to make sure our visit is just right! All concierge staff in the...More

Thank Tim J
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Great Food , Great Service . Dayle and Paceon are always so friendly and welcoming. We love their upbeat positive fun attitude that enhances the holiday experience. Great place for dining outside.

Thank Massine
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We had a wonderful stay at this resort in September of 2016. We have traveled to Aruba many times, and have chosen this all-inclusive because of our positive experiences. The resort has undergone numerous updates since our last visit. The updates have really modernized the...More

Thank casey1NY
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We had a great time in Aruba! Just want to give a shout out to Juan the manager at the Palm restaurant. He was extremely pleasant and greeted us everytime with a smile on his face. There was always a wide variety to chose from...More

Thank Corrine M
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Another thing advertised that the resort did not have! So guests had to use surrounding casinos in the Hyatt or in the RIU.

Thank geodeb8
Reviewed 31 July 2016

please know there is no casino at the occidental at this time. You can find others close by. I'm not sure why they dont cover or remove the sign

Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 23 July 2016

This property no longer has an open casino on premises. My husband and I walked into the lobby and were immediately stopped by security and asked to state our intention for being there. We were made to feel as if we were trespassing. It was...More

1  Thank Lillie H
Reviewed 22 May 2016

The hotel expanded its lobby bar area and took space from the casino. In doing so, the casino owners broke their lease and left. We are told it will re-open under new ownership, but it will be very small compared to what it was before....More

1  Thank jetsetfunseeker