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.

Travelers looking for some enjoyable dining experiences will be especially pleased with the location of Occidental El Embajor. You won't have to be choosy either, because the resort alone is home to 3 separate restaurants.

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


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.

With a total of 278 rooms, Occidental El Embajor is a expansive place to stay. Attractive features and the opportunity to join social events make this huge complex popular among guests who can't wait to be in the middle of the action.

This resort has been given a rating of three and a half stars from Caribya! based upon furnishings, style, public spaces and overall ambience. You can learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they are usually lower than ratings from Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Below, you can see the in-room amenities provided by Occidental El Embajor.

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

If you want a room with a certain amenity, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

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 be sure to check it out if you are in need of a fun time.

Also available at the resort:

  • Highspeed Internet

It's best to check ahead of time if you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival. To view a comprehensive article about the kinds of recreational opportunities that Occidental El Embajor offers, click here.


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.

In addition to the on-site dining options, travelers hoping for more culinary variety should also give thought to some of the other nearby dining selections. Vacationers who stay at Occidental El Embajor will encounter a small handful of restaurants beyond the property. It can be helpful to know the area's restaurant options, despite the fact that Occidental El Embajor offers some dining on-site. To get more information about dining in the surrounding area, click here.

Guest Services

Services at this property, including the one below, could make your trip even more enjoyable.

  • Housekeeping

Another plus is this property also has a few business amenities, perfect for people who are traveling to this region on business.

  • Overhead Projector
  • Audio Visual Equipment


You'll encounter lots of interesting sites and attractions situated near Occidental El Embajor. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Modern Art Museum and Cinemateca. If you're like many of the travelers who visit this area, your itinerary will surely include plenty of time at the beach. You'll find Montesinos Beach to be one of the nearest strips of sand to the resort.

The resort is situated near Santo Domingo, an enjoyable destination for sightseers to stop over.

For the full discussion of what's near the property, 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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