Light modern rooms designed with elegance and simplicity for maximum relaxation.
- Lighted makeup mirror
Approximate price for 2 people
The Occidental Margaritas**** hotel (belonging to the Barceló Hotel Group and formerly the Barceló Margaritas) is located on Playa del Inglés, one of the most popular tourist resorts in the south of the island of Gran Canaria. Located 30 km from the airport and 60 km from the capital, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
Its 489 modern rooms and spacious apartments have been designed to make your holiday a magical and unforgettable experience with the highest levels of comfort.
Travel in maximum safety and with peace of mind.
Free telemedicine service
Digital check-in and contactless room access
Enhanced safety and hygiene protocols
Free cancellation policy
Avenida Gran Canaria 40 . 35100 Playa del Inglés Spain
Gran Canaria 30 km away
Maspalomas Golf Course 2 km away
Playa del Inglés 1.5 km away
Maspalomas Dunes 1.5 km away
The hotel’s restaurants and bars serve a variety of local and international dishes created to satisfy the palate of every guest.
Aloha 37 Restaurant
À la carte restaurant located in the hotel gardens, where you can enjoy a magnificent dinner in an idyllic natural setting.
Guests of the Occidental Margaritas will enjoy a discount.
The hotel features 2 swimming pools and 2 kid’s pools surrounded by sun loungers, gardens and bars where you can enjoy a soft drink or aperitif while taking a dip.
For the little ones (4 to 12 years old) there is an adventure playground and a Miniclub with a multitude of activities, where kids will have non-stop fun, all supervised by the entertainment team.
Margaritas CrossFit comprises 3 areas:
- 2 areas devoted to weight training, bars, rings and Wall Balls. One of these areas also includes a boxing zone, parallel bars and Muscle Ups bars.
– The third area is a sandy pitch with spaces for trawling, wall balls and functional rope drills.
There is a wide range of high-quality materials such as Xenios USA and Evergy, including Olympic bars of 15 kg and 20 kg, 10 kg practice bars and weightlifting discs from 0.5 kg up to 25 kg.
- Kettlebells from 4kg to 32kg
-Dumbbells from 3kg to 30kg
- Slam balls of 8kg, 10kg and 15kg
- Medicine balls of 5kg, 7kg and 9kg
- Weight vests of 15 kg
- 2 Climbing ropes
- 6 benches for plyometrics (x2; 17cm, 30cm, 45cm and 60cm)
- A wall for Handstand Push-ups (HSPU)
- Hammer weights of 10kg, 15kg and 20kg with 2 striking platforms, Assault Bikes, Oars and Ski-ergs to supplement metabolic training
- Elastic Bands
- Foam rollers, mats, weight belts, lumbar belts...
5 specifically designed WODs (training sessions) per week to improve physical ability, and an OPEN WOD available at all times (depending on materials).
*Request opening hours from the hotel
*Minimum age: 18 years old.
Playa del Inglés offers a wide range of activities.
It’s the perfect place for water sports. There are also many other different types of activities to enjoy in Gran Canaria, such as those on offer at the Canaire Flight School.
Fly over Gran Canaria
During your stay in Gran Canaria you can enjoy breathtaking views of the island, known as the miniature continent. On board an ultralight aircraft, you can get a bird's eye view of the coast, ravines, pine forests and sand dunes all on the same flight.
The “Canaire” flight school is just a few kilometres from the Occidental Margaritas. The school’s experienced instructors will accompany each visitor on an unforgettable flight.
· Orange Route: Flying club, Águila Canyon, Fataga viewpoint and the Maspalomas dunes. Length: 20-minutes
· Green Route: Flying club, Águila Canyon, Fataga Ravine, Chira Dams, Soria and Las Niñas, Amadores, Pasito Blanco and the Maspalomas Dunes. Length: 45-minutes
· Tour of the Island: Length: 1 hour 20-minutes
Pilot for a day
Enjoy a theory instruction session in the school’s classrooms followed by a practical class during which you will pilot an ultralight aircraft alongside an instructor.
Length: 45 minutes theory, 45 minutes practical session.
Flight introduction courses
If you are a flying enthusiast, you can combine your holiday with an introductory course. With a programme of made-to-measure classes for holidays at the Occidental Margaritas, you will learn the basics of the art of flying together with an instructor.
If you would like more information, visit the Canaire Flight School website or contact them on +34 617040605.
The Occidental Margaritas offers an all-inclusive package so you only need to think about relaxing and enjoying yourself.
Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks included, soft drinks at the open bar, sports, activities and entertainment at no additional charge... We offer you a special selection of the best services, free of charge, so that you can enjoy our hotels even more.
What is included in our All-inclusive programme?
Food and drinks:
Breakfast, lunch and dinner in the buffet restaurant.
From 12.00 to 18.00: offering a varied selection of snacks such as sandwiches, hamburgers, salads, chips, hot dogs and ice cream in the hotel snack bars.
From 10.00 to 23.00: selection of alcoholic (over 18s) and non-alcoholic national and international drinks. Wine, water, soft drinks and beer during lunch and dinner.
Entertainment, sports and fitness:
· Daytime and evening entertainment programme for adults and children, which includes competitions
· Professional shows and varied games
· Tennis (prior booking required; floodlighting subject to additional charge)
· CrossFit Margaritas
· Water polo
· Table tennis
Activities are subject to the entertainment programme
· All members of the same group must book the same option
· There is a beauty salon for use of guests, external and subject to charge.
Please note: ***Sale available at the hotel for stays of more than 4 nights. For more information regarding rates and conditions, please contact the hotel.
The new All Inclusive Plus service (known before as All Inclusive Premium) adds even more benefits to the All Inclusive accommodation type, making your stay truly unforgettable and exclusive.
Free access to the Balinese bed area (subject to availability and adults only)
What’s included in our All Inclusive Plus service?
The Plus service includes everything detailed in the All Inclusive programme, as well as the following:
· Daily replacement of mineral water
· Safe (deposit required)
· Late check-out (subject to availability)
· Deluxe toiletries
· Pool towels with free replacement (deposit required)
· Bathrobe and slippers
· Car park (subject to availability)
Food and Drink
· Drinks service to your table
· All drinks from the “Bar Menu”, without any additional cost except Moët Chandon***.
· Gin menu. Barceló All Inclusive Plus guests also have access to our special gin menu at no extra cost.
· Extension of the all inclusive service after 23.00 (until closing time at our bars)
· Unlimited access to our restaurant specialising in meat dishes during your stay (prior reservation required and subject to availability).
· Extension of the All Inclusive service: access to the drinks menu in the nightclub (does not include Möet & Chandon)
If you would like to add a feeling of well-being to your holiday, the beauty salon offers wide range of treatments, massages and sauna.
*Consult opening hours and rates in the beauty salon.
Check-in time at the Occidental Margaritas is anytime after 16.00, while check-out time is anytime before noon. In addition, guests can still enjoy some of the hotel facilities even after they have checked out.
The Occidental Margaritas has parking free of charge for All Inclusive Plus guests and paid parking for all other guests.
Yes, the Occidental Margaritas hotel is suitable for guests with disabilities. Check with the hotel reception with regards to which services and facilities are adapted for wheelchairs.
No, pets are not allowed at the Occidental Margaritas.
Yes, the Occidental Margaritas offers food and drink options for guests with food intolerances.
The Wi-Fi connection is free of charge for hotel guest at the Occidental Margaritas.
The Occidental Margaritas staff will be pleased to assist you in the following languages: Spanish, English, German, French and Italian.
Yes, the Occidental Margaritas hotel offers room service for guests. You can find all of the information regarding our room service menu and prices in the room.
No, breakfast at the Occidental Margaritas is not included in the hotel guest’s accommodation. Check out the website to see all the special offers that we have available.
Reduced room capacity in common and leisure areas (subject to the recommendations from the health authorities at all times). Unnecessary decorative elements (mainly stationery) will be removed from the rooms. Protective equipment for the hotel staff, washing of bed and bathroom linens at temperatures higher than 60ºC.
The buffet and snack service will remain available. The Lobby Bar and Pool Bar will continue to provide their services as usual. It will be necessary to respect social distancing between guests, and as such, the tables will be arranged in each area to respect distancing of 1.5 metres. The use of a mask and sanitising hands with hydroalcoholic gel shall be compulsory until the guest is seated at the table. If it is deemed necessary to control occupancy levels, meal shifts shall be established.
We hereby inform you that as per the recommendations from our health and safety advisers, we have eliminated the requirement of wearing gloves in our buffet.
Our specialists have indicated that the safest method is frequent disinfecting with hydroalcoholic gel, which is compulsory for anyone serving food from our buffet or coming in contact with any frequently visited area.
The fitness centre will be closed but the CrossFit box will be operating with a personal trainer at your disposal. It is operating with reduced capacity and in accordance with the compulsory measures and recommendations from the health authorities at all times.
The use of masks is determined by the health authorities at all times. Currently, mask usage is compulsory in outdoor spaces and any closed space, if it is not possible to maintain a safe distance of at least 1.5 metres. Guests must bring their own masks.
There are no restrictions, either for opening hours or for shifts. They are open just like previous years, but with a distance of at least 1.5 metres between groups of sun loungers. Our lifeguard service will continue. Sun loungers cannot be reserved.
We have designed a programme that includes the most suitable activities for children, teenagers and adults (which are mainly offered outdoors). **Some activities may require advanced registration. The evening leisure offering is mainly in outdoor areas.
**No contact-based activities will be given for the entertainment activities, which are always offered under the supervision of the expert supervisors.
In keeping with the measures described above, the All Inclusive Service includes breakfast, lunch and dinner in the buffet restaurant, snacks and a selection of domestic and imported drinks at the snack bar until 23.00, entertainment activities and evening leisure offering.
*This information is for recommendation purposes and is non-exhaustive in nature. For more information on the We Care About You programme, please click here.
** Updated 10/07/2020