We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fire at Arenas Blancas

Burlington
Level Contributor
920 posts
15 reviews
Fire at Arenas Blancas

On Tuesday Nov 6th there was a fire at Arenas Blancas, the Hotel and everything related to Arenas Blancas is closed. Everyone was moved to Barcelo Solymar and Palma Real. After talking to many people it doesn't look like it will be opening soon. It was an electrical fire and no power which includes all bars dinning places and the pool..

3 replies to this topic
Consett, United...
Level Contributor
22,234 posts
103 reviews
1. Re: Fire at Arenas Blancas

If it was an electral fire then it is going to need all wires checked out, and that takes a lot of work .

Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
7,060 posts
12 reviews
2. Re: Fire at Arenas Blancas

Hola

Most electrical fires are caused by faulty old electrical outlets, we have all seen how many plugs they are trying to put into one outlet....lol. Spent some two hours with the electrical guy at one hotel around two thirty in the morning we finished installing the new outlets, and cutting the old wire out from the junction box....he had no tape, caps for the wires, just a old screwdriver...and this stuff is 220...lol...made for a interesting story in the morning to my wife.

I hope they did not try and put the fire out with water....first....yikes.

cheers.

Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
6,593 posts
7 reviews
3. Re: Fire at Arenas Blancas

most of those resorts in town are very dated and there still asking top $.

Reply to: Fire at Arenas Blancas
Get notified by e-mail when a reply is posted