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* 25% discount will be applied to the standard rate for this hotel, as determined and provided by the hotel. Offer applies to all board basis bookings made between 26/12/2020 and 31/01/2021 for departures between 01/05/2021 and 31/10/2021. Prices displayed include the promotional discount referred to. Promotion ends 23:59 on 31 January 2021. Click here for full T&Cs.

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Occidental Margaritas is a member hotel of the Barceló Hotel Group and formerly called Barceló Margaritas. This hotel is a four-star flagship resort in the Canary Islands. Located in the popular Playa del Ingles, the Gran Canaria's main tourist resort, this property offers a superb variety of facilities and services, and is great for families who are 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 489 rooms and apartments, each with a balcony, a bathroom, a hairdryer, air conditioning, a satellite TV, a minibar (upon request for a local charge), a telephone and a safety deposit box (local charge). Please note that apartments at the complex are located in an annex building.

Food & Drink

Guests can enjoy the finest speciality cuisine in the area, with a buffet restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as two grills located on the hotel's magnificent terrace. Plus, there's a choice of four bars on-site.

All Inclusive information:

Drinks are available from 10:00–23:00. 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.

## Please note that the Half Board service at this hotel does not include drinks. ##

Sports & Entertainment

The grounds of the Occidental Margaritas features two swimming pools and two children’s pools that are surround by sun terraces with plenty of sun loungers and parasols. There is a sauna, beauty salon and a small Adults Only nudist solarium. A great choice of activities and sports are also available including a fitness area with a personal trainer, a shooting range, table tennis, football, volleyball, French boules, water polo, aqua gym, tennis, mini golf and shuffleboard.

The hotel complex also offers a games area, an evening disco and a daytime and evening entertainment programme for all ages. Specifically for younger guests, there’s a mini club (ages 4–12 years). Further facilities and services at the hotel include a hairdresser, several shops and a complimentary shuttle to and from Playa del Ingles or Maspalomas several times per day. Lunch boxes can be arranged upon request for guests spending time outside the hotel, and FREE Wi-Fi will keep guests connected during their stay. Some facilities require local charges.


** Please contact our dedicated sales team prior to booking to discuss your requirements and specify any necessary facilities or equipment. Adapted rooms are available only upon request. **


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Aerobics
  • Air Conditioning
  • Air Conditioning in public areas
  • Bar
  • Beauty Salon
  • Bicycle Rental
  • Breakfast
  • Buffet Breakfast
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • By the Beach
  • Cafe/ Snack Bar
  • Cots (On Request)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Disabled Facilities Available
  • Doctors / Medical Centre
  • Entertainment
  • Football
  • Gym
  • Hairdresser
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kids Club
  • Kids Playground
  • Kids Pool
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Laundry Service
  • Lifts
  • Mini Golf
  • Minibar
  • Pool Bar
  • Pool/Billiard Table
  • Reception
  • Restaurant
  • Rifle Shooting
  • Room Service
  • Room Service (Extra Fee)
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Sauna
  • Scuba Diving
  • Shops
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Spa
  • Sport Facilities
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Sunbeds
  • Swimming Pool
  • Table Tennis
  • Telephone
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Terrace
  • TV Lounge
  • Wifi