Get an overview of this hotelAll-inclusive Aruban beachfront resort with nightly entertainment

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Outdoor pool
Business center
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
24-hour front desk

White sand, blue sea

Situated in the center of the lively Palm Beach scene, the adult-oriented Barceló Aruba faces soft white sands dotted with thatched shades.

All-Inclusive resort

A lagoon pool surrounding a rock-garden island, water-sports equipment, a buffet restaurant, and 5 à la carte restaurants are among amenities included in room rates.

Two-poster beds

Guestrooms include balconies or patios, 2-poster beds with damask comforters, DVD players, and stocked minibars. Wireless Internet access is available. Royal Level guest receive a fruit platter and bottle of wine.

Barceló Aruba - All Inclusive

Resort Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Food and beverages

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • In-room minibar (all beverages included)

Activities and facilities/equipment

All non-motorized water sports are included.

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling

Land activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Tennis
  • Tennis lessons
  • Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games

  • Aerobics
  • Dancing
  • Language
  • Water fitness

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 5 and 12 years old

Entertainment

  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Access to onsite clubs
  • Onsite live performances
  • Theme parties

Not included

  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Bottled wine
  • Bottled liquor
  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Offsite tours

Resort Amenities

The majority of amenities, activities, and gratuities at the Barceló Aruba - All Inclusive are included in the room rate; guests will not be charged extra for the majority of amenities and activities (scroll up to the All-Inclusive Details section for more information).

WiFi (surcharge) is available throughout the property. A business center contains 5 computers with high-speed Internet access (surcharge). The hotel also offers massages; advanced reservations are required.

  • Casino 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Children's club 
  • Full-service spa 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Conference space 
  • Business center 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Meeting rooms 4 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free self parking 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Computer station 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 867 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 9332 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 2 
  • Spa tub 
  • Beach towels 
  • Total number of rooms - 364 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • Wedding services 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 20 per day )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 20 per night )

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Minibar (stocked, free items) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 

Where to Eat

Barceló Aruba - All Inclusive has 5 restaurants and 4 bars. The majority of meals and beverages, plus all gratuities, at the following restaurants, snack spots, and bars are included in the room rate for this resort (scroll up to the All-Inclusive Details section for more information).

The Palm - Buffet restaurant. Deck seating available. Breakfast, lunch, dinner. Room service for breakfast is available.

Mexico Lindo - Tex-Mex restaurant serving à la carte dinner. Reservations required. Dress code: long pants, collared shirts for men.

Kyoto - Japanese Restaurant - Asian restaurant serving à la carte dinner. Reservations required. Dress code: long pants, collared shirts for men.

L'Olio - Italian Restaurant - Italian cuisine; à la carte dinner. Deck seating available. Reservations required. Dress code: long pants, collared shirts for men.

Royal Level - Top-floor restaurant reserved for guests of Royal Level rooms. (See Rooms & Rates section.) À la carte breakfast, lunch, dinner service. Panoramic sea views.

Desire - Caribbean fusion cuisine.

The Beach Club - Casual open-air beachfront spot serving à la carte lunch and dinner. Snack food for lunch. Contemporary Caribbean fare for dinner. Dinner reservations required.

Bikini - Beach bar with sunset view. Open mid-morning to early evening.

Splash - Pool bar with swim-up side. Open mid-morning to late night.

Cocktail - Lobby lounge. Open early evening to late night.

Nearby Things to Do

The majority of recreational activities and facilities described below are included in the room rate for this resort (scroll up to the All-Inclusive details section for more information).

The Barceló Aruba faces a 137-meter (50-yard) stretch of Palm Beach along the turquoise Caribbean Sea. There are sun loungers, towels, and umbrellas on the beach. A 137-meter (50-yard) lagoon-style pool includes a swim-up bar and a rock-waterfall island with 2 spa tubs.

The resort supplies snorkeling gear, windsurfers, small sailboats, pedal boats, and kayaks. Water-sports centers on the beach rent personal watercraft and offer parasailing, banana-boating, waterskiing, tubing, kneeboarding, wakeboarding, snorkeling, scuba, and sailing adventures.

Land sports include tennis on 2 lighted courts, beach volleyball, and basketball.

The hotel also has a complimentary children's club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Water skiing on site 
  • Parasailing on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Resort Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Day or night visitor passes are available at an additional charge for all guest visitors. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
The resort fee includes:
  • Breakfast
  • Pool access
  • Beach access
  • Beach loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • In-room bottled water
  • Concierge/valet service
  • Self parking
  • Parking
  • Housekeeping
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 20 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 20 per night (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.


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