Hotel Occidental Margaritas, Playa del Ingles, Spain -

Barcelo Margaritas Gran Canaria

Things To Do / April 14, 2016

The Occidental Margaritas is one of the flagship hotels of Barcelo Hotels and Resorts in the Canary Islands. Located in popular Playa del Ingles, the island's main tourist resort, the property offers a superb variety of facilities and services, and is great for families seeking a lively break.

How far is the nearest beach?
The hotel is located 1.5km from the beach.

Distance from Airport
The hotel is located 32km from Gran Canaria Airport.

The hotel has 490 rooms, each with a balcony, fully-equipped bathroom with hairdryer, air conditioning, satellite TV, mini-bar (upon request for a local charge), telephone and a safety deposit box (local charge). Please note that apartments at the complex are located in an annexe building.

Food & Drink
Guests can enjoy the finest speciality cuisine in the area, with a buffet restaurant and two grills located on the hotel's magnificent terrace. Plus, there's a choice of four bars on-site.

All Inclusive Food & Drinks
The hotel's All Inclusive programme consists of breakfast, lunch and dinner, all served buffet-style in the main restaurant, with themed dinners also on offer twice per week. During meals, house wine, local beer and soft drinks are offered. Light bites such as sandwiches, hamburgers, French fries and hot dogs are available in the main restaurant from 12:00-18:00 (outside of lunch service hours), along with tea/coffee time with cakes and ice cream from 15:00-18:00. A wide range of locally-produced alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks are served from 10:00-23:00 at selected bars.

Sports & Entertainment
The property boasts two adult swimming pools and two children's pools, surrounded by sun terraces with loungers and parasols. For an extra spot of relaxation, there's also a sauna (local charge), and a separate nudist rooftop terrace. There's a great choice of activities and sports facilities available too, including a fitness area, shooting range, table tennis, football, volleyball, French bowls, water polo, aqua gym, tennis (upon reservation for a local charge), mini-golf, shuffleboard, games area, disco, mini-club, and a daytime and evening entertainment programme for all ages. Plus, there's a brand new outdoor training space on offer, including the services of a personal trainer - perfect for guests who want to keep active during their stay.

Further facilities and services at the hotel include a hairdresser, several shops, and a complimentary shuttle to/from Playa del Ingles or Maspalomas several times per day. Lunch boxes can be arranged upon request for guests spending time outside the hotel.

Chargeable Extras
Room service, in-room mini-bars (upon request), floodlit tennis, sauna and a late check-out service (upon request, until a maximum of 23:00), are available for a local charge.

All Inclusive General Info
Some products not included in the All Inclusive package may be purchased with a discount. The All Inclusive board basis ends at 12:00 on the departure date, and alcoholic drinks are only served to adults. Please note that some activities, facilities and services may incur a local charge.

The hotel offers larger accessible rooms with walk-in showers. All public areas are wheelchair accessible and the hotel has lifts.