Occidental El Embajor

The Occidental El Embajador is a hotel well-suited for both vacationers and business professionals. The hotel offers a side variety of activities and services and a great compromise between the urban dominion of the capital city of Santo Domingo and the lush tropical plant life that still dominates most of the country.

Those looking for some enjoyable dining experiences will be particularly happy with the location of Occidental El Embajor. You needn't be picky either, as the resort by itself offers at least 3 different restaurants.

Located in downtown Santo Domingo, in the heart of Santo Domingo, Occidental El Embajor welcomes travelers who are thinking about basing their vacation in this neighborhood.


All rooms in the Occidental El Embajador include free Wi-Fi, an in-room safe, full bathroom, hairdryer, air conditioning, telephone, satellite television, mini-fridge, and iron and ironing board. Deluxe rooms, part of the Club El Embajador Executive Floor include independent access to the fifth floor, complimentary secretarial service, and continental breakfast as well as views of either the city, gardens, or Caribbean Sea.

Occidental El Embajor is a very large property featuring 278 rooms. The size of the property alone makes this resort a great setting for families who prefer to stay at one of the largest properties in the area. Upon reviewing its overall quality, we've given this resort a three and a half star rating.

A list of the in-room amenities available at Occidental El Embajor include:

  • Private Bath
  • Safe
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioned
  • Shower
  • Iron
  • Bath Tub
  • Hairdryer

If a particular amenity is important to you, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

The Occidental El Embajador offers up a wide variety of activities and facilities including diving, Vegas-style entertainment, shopping, tours of the city and local attractions, on-site casino, full-service spa, and swimming pool. The Occidental El Embajador also provides special accommodations for business professionals including the Executive Floor and the modern business center.

On-site, guests will find a casino, so make time to visit the gaming center when you are in need of a fun night out.

Also available at the resort:

  • Highspeed Internet

We suggest you contact them if you're looking forward to something in particular. Visit this page to see a comprehensive description about the specific activities available at Occidental El Embajor.


The Occidental El Embajador has three in-house restaurants for fine dining. El Jardin del Embajador is an international buffet serving lunch and dinner daily. Los Porches has light dining options for breakfast buffet, lunch, and a la carte dinner. Finally, the Embassy Club serves up gourmet a la carte dinner.

The Occidental El Embajador also has two bars that serve local and international cocktails: the Bohio Bar in the gardens and the Colonial Bar in the lobby. Both are open from 10a.m. to 6p.m.

Besides what is available on-location, those hoping for more culinary diversity might also want to think about some of the other nearby eateries. Guests here will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants nearby. It's helpful to know the area's restaurant options, though Occidental El Embajor does have dining on-site. To see a detailed discussion about dining, click here.

Guest Services

Guest services here at Occidental El Embajor, including the one listed below, will help you take full advantage of the lodging and the surrounding area.

  • Maid Service

The property also boasts a couple of business amenities, which makes it a good choice for just about any trip, especially for those who think business should be comfortable.

  • Overhead Projector
  • Audio Visual Equipment


You'll encounter many interesting sites and attractions situated near Occidental El Embajor. Some of these attractions include Modern Art Museum and Cinemateca. If you want to make the most of your vacation, like many tourists who come to enjoy the Dominican Republic's coast, your itinerary will surely include ample basking at the beach. Montesinos Beach, one of the nearest, is to be one of those closest places to access the shore from the resort.

One of the nearest notable areas to the resort is Santo Domingo. When you seek to broaden your horizons, take a day trip to a town within driving distance to check out just what else the Dominican Republic has to offer.

If you'd like to learn more about what's located near Occidental El Embajor, click here.

Contact Info

Location: 65 Avenida Sarasola, downtown Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic

Website: http://www.occidentalhotels.com/hotels/ElEmbajador.asp


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