Barcelo Aruba
J.E. Irausquin Blvd 83
Palm Beach, Aruba

Distance from hotel to Queen Beatrix International Airport (AUA), 15 miles (24 kms). Distance from hotel to Oranjestad (town), 10 minutes.  

Overlooking the aquamarine Caribbean Sea, the Barcelo Aruba is located on the exclusive Palm Beach, just minutes away from Queen Beatrix Airport. This resort is filled with luxurious European flavor, from the charming rooms to the beautiful beaches. Spend the days enjoying a variety of fun filled activities. Bask in the sun on the sandy white beaches while the trade winds of the clear blue ocean cool you. Watch the sun set into the ocean as it illuminates the sky with its wondrous colors.  

This elegant oceanfront hotel has 370 recently renovated rooms and comprises of two nine story buildings with two whirlpools and one free form fantasy pool with cascades. All rooms feature private balconies with breathtaking Caribbean views of the hotel and its surroundings.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Activities Desk
  • Babysitting Services ($)
  • Banana Boat Rides ($)
  • Bars (3)
  • Beach
  • Beauty Parlor ($)
  • Boats (paddle)
  • Business Center ($)
  • Car Rental ($)
  • Children's Club
  • Currency Exchange
  • Fishing (deep sea)$
  • Gift Shops
  • Jacuzzis (2)
  • Laundry Services ($)
  • Massage Services ($)
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Newsstand ($)
  • Parasailing
  • Physician (on call) ($)
  • Pool
  • Restaurants (3)
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving ($)
  • Shops
  • Snorkeling
  • Tennis Courts (2)
  • Tour Desk
  • Volleyball (beach)
Hours of operations: 12:00pm-3:00am daily Slots Machines: open from 12:00pm Tables: open from 7:00pm Table Types: Roulette, Black Jack, Three Card Poker The Liv Casino also features a cozy bar. Watersports: De Palm Watersports (water activities located on-site). Activities available are water ski, jet ski, para sailing and more. Spa Services ($): Spa and Fitness Center will open at later date to be announced. Temporary fitness center available at the property. In addition hotel has massage therapists available on the beach. Tennis Lessons ($): Private tennis lessons are available on request. Golf (nearby) ($): Located nearby at Tierra del Sol, tee times booked directly with the golf course. Miscellaneous Amenities:  

• Ballroom Theater  

• Aruba Cyber Station Business Services ($): Fax and telephone services are available on request. Scuba Diving ($): Other Scuba Diving Information: Also available: Scuba diving trips, certification and rental equipment. Conference Facilities: Conference facilities available for a capacity of up to 750 people. ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Markets (back to top)

Casino, Family Friendly, Leisure, Honeymoon and Beach.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 4:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 12 years old.  

• Children's rate only applies if child (2-12) shares the room with 1 or more adult(s).  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2017:  

• Deluxe Room - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child, or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Deluxe Room Lanai Garden View - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child, or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Deluxe Room Lanai Pool View - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child, or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Deluxe Room Ocean View - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child, or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Grand Concierge Deluxe Ocean View - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child, or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Grand Romance Deluxe Ocean View - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child, or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Deluxe Room Pool Ocean View - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child, or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Grand Concierge Deluxe Pool OV - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child, or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Grand Romance Deluxe Pool OV - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child, or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Deluxe Room Ocean Front - 2 adults.  

• Deluxe Room Ocean Front w/ Hot Tub - 2 adults.  

• Luxury Royal Club Ocean View - 2 adults.  

• Luxury Pool Ocean View - 2 adults.  

• Suite Royal Club Ocean View - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child, or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Suite Pool Ocean View - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child, or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Master Suite Royal Club Ocean View - 3 adults or 3 adults and 1 child, or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Key: OV = Ocean View  

Deluxe Room, this is a comfortable room with a shower/tub.  

• These accommodations do not offer a guaranteed view from the balcony. There are 4 wheel chair accessible Deluxe rooms (2 with double beds & 2 with a king size bed) they offer a walk-in shower and are available on request only.  

• Number of accommodations: 49 Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.  

Deluxe Room Lanai Garden View, Rooms are located at pool level in the south tower. This room features one king size or two double beds, cover terrace facing the garden, minibar, hairdryer, satellite television, alarm clock and radio, in-room safe and bathroom with shower and tub.  

• Number of accommodations: 11 Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds. View: Garden.  

Deluxe Room Lanai Pool View, Rooms are located at pool level in the south tower. This room features one king size or two double beds, private covered terrace facing the pool, minibar, hairdryer, satellite television, alarm clock and radio, in-room safe and bathroom with shower and tub. Pool view.  

• Number of accommodations: 12 Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds. View: Pool.  

Deluxe Room Ocean View, This room features a balcony, marble floors, minibar, hairdryer, satellite television, alarm clock and radio, in-room safe and bathroom with shower and tub. Lateral Ocean View.  

• Number of accommodations: 172 Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds. View: Partial Ocean.  

Grand Concierge Deluxe Ocean View, This room includes Concierge Services, which will help you during your stay in planning a memorable vacation, booking restaurants, tours info, etc. Also includes, fruit basket, bottle of wine, turndown service, plush bathrobes and 10% discount on Spa treatments. Lateral ocean view overlooking the island. Bed type on request. Shower/Tub. These amenities are subject to change.  

• Number of accommodations: 24 Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds. View: Partial Ocean.  

Grand Romance Deluxe Ocean View, All rooms include special package: Bottle of champagne, strawberry covered with chocolate, 30 minutes massage per couples, first morning breakfast in bed, romantic dinner, turn down service and 10% discount spa treatment and a surprise gift. Partial ocean view from balcony. Bed type on request. Shower/Tub. These amenities are subject to change.  

• View: Partial Ocean. Accommodation amenities include: and .  

Deluxe Room Pool Ocean View, This room features a balcony, minibar, hairdryer, satellite television, alarm clock and radio, phone with data port, in-room safe and bathroom with shower and tub. Pool and lateral Ocean View.  

• View: Partial Ocean or Pool.  

Grand Concierge Deluxe Pool Ocean View, This room includes Concierge Services, which will help you during your stay in planning a memorable vacation, booking restaurants, tours info, etc. Also includes, fruit basket, bottle of wine, turndown service, plush bathrobes and 10% discount on Spa treatments. Lateral ocean view overlooking the pool. Bed type on request. Shower/Tub. These amenities are subject to change.  

• View: Partial Ocean or Pool.  

Grand Romance Deluxe Pool Ocean View, All rooms include special package: Bottle of champagne, strawberry covered with chocolate, 30 minutes massage per couples, first morning breakfast in bed, romantic dinner, turn down service and 10% discount spa treatment and a surprise gift. Lateral ocean view overlooking the pool. Bed type on request. Shower/Tub. These amenities are subject to change.  

• View: Partial Ocean or Pool.  

Deluxe Ocean Front, TBA (To be added when provided) View: Oceanfront.  

Deluxe Room Ocean Front With Hot Tub(*), rooms have a hot tub in the bathroom with ocean view. This room features one king size bed, balcony, mini-bar, hairdryer, satellite television, alarm clock and radio, in-room safe and bathroom with shower and tub.  

• Number of accommodations: 10 Bedding: 1 king bed. View: Oceanfront.  

Luxury Royal Club Ocean View, These rooms include the services of the all-inclusive plan along with elegant decor and features a king size bed, marble floors, balcony, CD and DVD players, mini-fridge, hair dryer, satellite TV, radio alarm clock, telephone, Wi-Fi, safe box, bathrobe, slippers, and complete bathroom with shower and bath tub. Lateral ocean view overlooking the island. This category includes the Royal Club special features and amenities, please review further details below.  

• Number of accommodations: 39 Bedding: 1 king bed. View: Partial Ocean.  

Luxury Pool Ocean View, These rooms include the services of the all-inclusive plan along with elegant decor and installations including a king size bed, balcony, CD and DVD players, mini-fridge, hair dryer, satellite television, radio alarm clock, telephone, Wi-Fi, safe box, bathrobe, slippers, and complete bathroom with shower and bath tub.  

• View: Partial Ocean or Pool.  

Suite Royal Club Ocean View, This suite includes the services of the all-inclusive plan along with a living room and conjoining bedroom with elegant decor and installations. Includes a king size bed, balcony, CD and DVD players, mini-fridge, hair dryer, satellite television, radio alarm clock, telephone, Wi-Fi, safe box, bathrobe, slippers, and complete bathroom with shower & bath tub. Offers a partial ocean view overlooking the pool. This category includes the Royal Club special features and amenities, please review further details below.  

• Number of accommodations: 11 Bedding: 1 king bed and 1 sofa bed. View: Partial Ocean.  

Suite Pool Ocean View, These Suites include the services of the all-inclusive plan along with a living room and conjoining bedroom with elegant decor and installations. Including a king size bed, balcony, CD and DVD players, mini fridge, hair dryer, satellite television, radio alarm clock, telephone, Wi-Fi, safe box, bathrobe, slippers, complete bathroom with shower and bath tub. Partial ocean view overlooking the pool.  

Master Suite Royal Club Ocean View(*), This Suite features a living room and a dining room, both with a spacious balcony. There's no better way to enjoy the spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea than from the hot tub located right on the balcony. In addition to the services of the All Inclusive plan, you will also find elegant decor and luxurious facilities including master bedroom with a king size bed, wardrobe, and complete bathroom with shower and Jacuzzi. The Master Suite conjoins with a double room also with complete bathroom. Amenities: CD and DVD players, mini-fridge, hairdryer, satellite television, radio alarm clock, telephone, Wi-Fi, safe box, bathrobe, and slippers.  

• This category includes the Royal Club special features and amenities, please review further details below.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed, 2 double beds and 1 sofa bed.  

• Number of accommodations: 3 View: Ocean.  

Royal Club Information:  

• Guests who book categories that include the Royal Club will get these special upgraded amenities and features. Please review list below.  

• Private lounge for check-in/check-out  

• Exclusive restaurant and bar  

• Room service  

• Complementary Wi-Fi  

• Robes and slippers  

• Nightly turndown service  

• Personal concierge service  

• Preferred reservations at all a-la-carte restaurants  

(*) Denotes on request basis only, no allotment given.  

All accommodations include: iron, internet access (high speed, wireless): ($), radio, rollaway bed (on request), air conditioning, safe (in accommodation), alarm clock, telephone (digital with voice mail), balcony or terrace, television, bath/shower (private), bathroom (full), ceiling fan, coffee maker, crib (on request), data port, floors (marble), hairdryer and ironing board.  

Accommodations (for Physically Challenged Guests) Physically challenged accommodations are available upon request.  

Mini Refrigerator Mini refrigerator includes sodas, beer & water and is replenished every 2nd day.  

 

($) Denotes a fee may be charged.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Lobby Bar, serves cocktails and refreshments.  

General Opening Hours: 11:00am-2:00am General Opening Days: Open daily  

Splash Aqua Bar, Swim up to the Splash Aqua Bar where the frozen drinks just keep flowing.  

Desires Lounge, Lounge and Restaurant. Restaurant is fully operational.  

Aruban Seafood(*), Serves Caribbean fusion cuisine. Restaurant is open for dinner only and is a-la-carte.  

General Opening Hours: 6:30pm-10:00pm General Opening Days: Open daily  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

Desire, Caribbean Fusion Cuisine. Dinner only, a la carte.  

General Opening Hours: 6:30pm-10:00pm General Opening Days: Open daily  

El Olvido, Tex-Mex Specialty Restaurant. Dinner only, a la carte.  

Cuisine: Tex-Mex.  

General Opening Hours: 6:00pm-10:00pm General Opening Days: Open daily  

L'olio, Enjoy excellent Italian specialties and fine a la carte dining in L'olio's charming setting. Open for dinner only.  

General Opening Hours: 6:00pm-10:00pm General Opening Days: Open daily  

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 only.  

General Opening Hours: 12:00pm-4:30pm General Opening Days: Open daily  

The Palm Buffet Restaurant, The main restaurant features buffet dining and offers a wide variety of International cuisine. Open for breakfast lunch and dinner.  

Cuisine: International.  

Breakfast Hours: 7:00am-11:00am Lunch Hours: 12:00pm-3:00pm Dinner Hours: 6:00pm-10:00pm  

Zen, Oriental Specialty Restaurant. Dinner only a la carte.  

Cuisine: Asian.  

General Opening Hours: 6:00pm-10:00pm General Opening Days: Open daily  

Terrace, Late snack area.  

General Opening Hours: 10:00pm-1:00am  

Dress Code:  

• During the day proper cover for swimwear & footwear required throughout the resort.  

• Evening dress code for Specialty Restaurants is casual elegant. Men are to wear long trousers at a-la-carte restaurants. Shirts with sleeves are required in all restaurants and proper footwear required.  

Please Note:  

• All food & beverage outlet schedules are subject to change.  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

 

Voice Mail:  

• Voice mail is available in all guest rooms.  

• The phone line will automatically open upon the guests' check in (if the guest has credit).  

• You can also see the caller's name on the digital phones' display for a personalized greeting.  

General Information:  

• All major credit cards are accepted at the resort for incidentals.  

• Pets are not allowed on property.  

Spring Break Policy:  

• Individual student bookings are accepted at all properties.  

• Minimum age required for check-in is 18 years old.  

• Maximum occupancy during this time is 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.