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Occidental Aran Blu

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The hotel is located on the seafront and only 10 minutes from Fiumicino airport. The Occidental Aran Blu, located in the popular town of Ostia, is a design hotel with modern rooms and panoramic sea views. It offers free WiFi and a summer restaurant. Occidental Aran Blu have air conditioning rooms, with a minibar and a flat-screen TV. Rooms includes a private bathroom with hairdryer and free toiletries. Also rooms with balcony and sea view are available. Ostia Antica and its famous archaeological site is only 11 km away. The Ostia central station is 3 km away and offers connections to the center of Rome.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Accessible rooms
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Great View
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Full view
56Somewhat walkable
Grade: 56 out of 100
72Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
12Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews sea view rooftop bar travel agent last night long walk local cuisine welcoming staff rome city bus train across the street lovely hotel residential area an overnight stay long flight nice stay cleaning staff hotel is situated
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fabulous stay at the Occidental Aran Blu Hotel! We didn’t expect it to be so close to the beach, and the weather was perfect for the long walk along the beach. The staff was lovely and very kind. They also arranged a...More

Review collected in partnership with Barcelo Hotels & Resorts
Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Contrary to some negative reviews I was hesitant arriving at the joehl after booking. Hotel lobby was nothing compared to any negative reviews, with welcoming staff who have been acknowledged for their friendliness and helpfulness. Rooms were decent for a day or two stay, ideally...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Response from Enrique A, General Manager at Occidental Aran BluResponded 2 September 2018

Dear MuhammadDudha, Thank you very much for leaving these wonderful comments on Tripadvisor, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay among us. We would like to thank you very much for giving us all this positive feedback about the hotel. We will forward them...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful property, right on the beach. Peacefully decorated, clean. Great staff at the front desk. Is undergoing some renovation at present-can't wait to see how it improves the property. Definitely recommend.

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

I checked in and had brought a panini and bottle of wine from the airport, they gave me a real plate, a wine glass and the opener for my wine. They arranged the taxi for the morning, so I had a wonderful relaxing night before...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Hotel was cheap and in my opinion has a good location. I arrived and as I was warned about Italy the public transport to the hotel was on strike. Do not use the local taxis they will charge you €70 euro then 60€ then €50....More

Date of stay: November 2018
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KJMommy04
16 September 2018|
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Response from SueWA | Reviewed this property |
We used Uber, sorry.
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Jackie1962_11
9 September 2018|
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Response from DeanMurphy2020 | Reviewed this property |
Jackie: Aran Blu will make arrangements for a taxi/van for return to the airport; I am not sure if it arranges for pickup. Taxi cabs are expensive at the airport, nature of the beast. From the airport to Rome Termini main... More
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Response from Keli L | Reviewed this property |
I didn’t see any nearby. I heard there were some lively bars/cafes with music that were walking distance but we walked along beachfront for a few blocks and didn’t see any. You may want to call and ask.
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Room Tips
"Choose a room facing the sea"
PatD362
6 Nov 2018
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"If you want a good view get Premium Level Ocean View Room"
djalxxx
25 Oct 2018
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"Suggest ocean side only!"
thomasn880
30 Jul 2018
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"Face the sea, not the alleyway."
B9829NXkathyg
14 Apr 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$50 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
barcelo aran blu hotel romearan blu romehotel aran blu
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Barcelo Aran Blu
LOCATION
ItalyLazioProvince of RomeLido di Ostia
NUMBER OF ROOMS
68
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