Book your room at Occidental El Embajador
Cosmopolitan hotel in residential Santo Domingo area
Centrally located in Santo Domingo, Occidental El Embajador is convenient to Plaza de la Bandera and Santo Domingo Country Club.
This 4-star resort is within close proximity of Jardin Botanico Nacional and Palacio de los Deportes Virgilio Travieso Soto.
Make yourself at home in one of the 278 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Rooms have private balconies. Satellite programming and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Bathrooms have shower/tub combinations and hair dryers.
Head straight for the casino, or wait for that lucky feeling while you enjoy one of the other recreational opportunities, such as an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Additional features include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare.
Enjoy a meal at a restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the resort's 24-hour room service. Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar.
Featured amenities include a business center, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Occidental El Embajador
At your hotel
A large, elegant, rosy lobby featuring glass chandeliers, marble accents, and warm woods greets guests at the 278-room Occidental El Embajador. Facilities include a small casino offering 30 slot machines, five roulette wheels, eight gaming tables, and live music. A small fitness center near the pool includes a sauna, steam room, and four-person spa, with massage available for a fee. The on-site bakery offers breads and pastries.
- 24-hour front desk
- Total number of rooms - 278
- Number of floors - 8
- Babysitting or childcare
- Business center
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Conference space
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-out
- Fitness facilities
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Multilingual staff
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Poolside bar
- Room service (24 hours)
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Spa services on site
- Outdoor pool
- Free Wi-Fi
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Park your car
Valet parking (surcharge)
In your room
- Air conditioning
- Private bathroom
- Shower/tub combination
- Satellite TV service
- Climate control
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board
- Free Wi-Fi
- Pay movies
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Video-game console
Eat and drink
El Jardín del Embajador - Offering both elegant and intimate inside seating in a small air-conditioned room and open-air seating in a courtyard shaded by a giant banyan tree, this fine-dining restaurant serves à la carte menus for lunch and dinner featuring choices such as lamb, sea bass, and shrimp.
Los Porches - This poolside spot serves buffet breakfasts and lunches along with à la carte selections and à la carte dinners in an air-conditioned room featuring a beamed ceiling and brick accents.
Las Cotorras - The pool bar features tropical drinks.
Colonial Bar - The lobby bar offers coffee drinks as well as cocktails.
A fitness facility and outdoor pool provide recreation.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Rafting nearby
The fine print for Occidental El Embajador
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Travel change options for Occidental Hotel and Resort guests with reservations to destinations under a hurricane watch or warning:
Canceling reservation within 48 hours of departure: Guests can cancel without penalty and rebook a reservation if the airport is closed or flights are cancelled within 48 hours of travel. Reservations must be rebooked within 14 days of the original travel dates. Specific travel dates apply.
Guest departing early: Guests who choose to depart early will be credited for the unused nights, which may be applied towards a future stay at the same resort. Reservations for unused nights must be rebooked within 30 days after the storm. Specific travel dates and other restrictions apply.
Rebook the same hotel for a later date: The hotel will honor the original rate for guests who wish to postpone their vacation and travel at a later date. Reservations must be rebooked within 30 days after a storm. Specific travel dates and other restrictions apply.
Changing travel plans to the same brand at a different destination: Guests can choose a different destination that is not affected by the hurricane and transfer their reservation within the brand at the originally confirmed rate, subject to availability (except Grand Aruba). Other restrictions apply.
Guests must contact the hotel for specific booking and travel dates, using the information on the confirmation received after booking.
When you leave
Check-out time is 1 PM
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.