But Punta Cana is hot! The Reserve is pricier than its larger sister property next door, the Paradisus Punta Cana, but for good reason. Experience the essence of the city at one of our , or. The ones next to the buffet and the one in the lobby area have been renovated and are very modern. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price some restrictions may apply. Some little girls were wearing fancy dresses and little boys wearing long pants. The ones next to the buffet and the one in the lobby area have been renovated and are very modern.
As it turns out, Lucy is not a person, but is a reflection of the Spanish-heritage of Iberostar. They are the Punta Cana, Dominicana, Bavaro and the adult-only Grand Hotel. It could take a few days to get the lay of the land here -- identical-looking buildings and winding pathways may cause confusion at onset, but clear signage makes the process easier. By a verified traveler on Jan 8, 2019 This is our 3rd Excellence Resort. Seems liked some things are getting tired. We had a king size bed which we found comfortable and there are light switches on both sides of the bed.
No family member will complain about a lack of something to do at this all-inclusive property. We were amazed by the two Cancun resorts and wanted to try another destination. Islander Junior Suite Featuring either a garden or lagoon view, this 815-square-foot including balcony guestroom located in close proximity to the main building comes with either one king bed or two double beds, nightstands, a dresser, a desk with chair, and a seating area with two chairs. The beach had an awesome tropical feel. The bar drinks were okay at best. This property offers free parking. As someone fairly well traveled, I have been to many all-inclusive hotels before.
Mini-golf also incurs a 20-percent service fee. We had real big problems with our room and management would do nothing about it until we had repeatedly complained for 2 days straight. Food at a la carte restaurants was good but more variety is needed. Because it's an international buffet, this may be the opportunity to get the kids to sample something just a little out of their comfort level. This place was a real gem but it's going to hell in a hand basket fast. Plenty of exercise options to work off the quality food and beverage options The Paradisus brand has a few things that make its resorts stand out, including its food and beverage program and the hallmark charismatic service.
The service was not a typical Excellence Resort. Prior to the use of the services offered by the website, it is therefore recommended that the user carefully read all relevant Conditions. Bottom line--We would not recommend going here strictly because the food was below average. Bottom line--We would not recommend going here strictly because the food was below average. Breakfast and lunch are served buffet style, while dinner is a la carte.
The same goes for the rooms, always clean and well taken care of. Ocean views are offered in some of the guestrooms. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply. First our room was filled with dirt from roof work, it came in through the slats in the wooden roof. A nanny service is available for children younger than 4 years old, but you must have a reservation.
Every time anyone walks by they call you over, wave you down, and start out like they're just being friendly and then try to pressure you to buy their crap. With a discount code or promotional code, you will get other benefits in addition to the basic rate conditions. Probably would not go back, but would recommend. Therefore, if you book through a travel agent, ask about taxi vouchers. It will help to see children from other parts of the world begging their parents for something other than hamburgers, pizza and hot dogs. Everything is so clean and well kept. Wi-Fi was free in the lobby area.
Please be on the lookout for the hand-sanitizing stations at the entrance to the buffet and in several locations throughout the dining room. Maximum occupancy is four guests, including children ages 4 to 17 and infants up to 3 years old. Get views of the sandy coastline, the expansive ocean and look out for marine life swimming below you. At the northern end of the peninsula is Uvero Alto. Additional pools include the Bongos Pool, Moon Pool, Guitar Pool, Woodstock Pool, Eclipse Pool, Drums Pool and Sun Pool. If the kids want to go horseback riding that too is off property, but the concierge can help you make arrangements. Note: The beach areas at all Iberostar resorts are designated topless and the large number of European travelers who visit the Dominican Republic make the likelihood very high for your children witnessing topless sunbathing.
Daily fitness classes also are available. Alternatively, immerse yourself in the history and tradition of a destination such as Santiago de Cuba or Montenegro. Rental cars are available at the airport, but are not recommended unless you are staying for a lengthy vacation and plan to do a lot of your own sightseeing. Typical entertainment but no venue so it is in the lobby where everyone is smoking. Measure and analyse user navigation, tracking and analysis of user behaviour, creation of anonymous user profiles, make improvements based on the analysis of usage data. Each has its own strip of sand with rows of chaises longues, and most of these hotels will grant outsiders day passes for a fee.
Even with my comment below, my spouse and I will definitely return to the Punta Cana Princess resort as we had a relaxing vacation at this small Adult only resort. Horseback riding tours on the beach also can be arranged. Naps This is a nice little feature: if your children require naps at a certain time of day, you can schedule housekeeping services so that there's no chance they will interrupt during nap time. Complimentary Golf Offer Book a 5-night minimum stay in any room or rate category and receive 1 complimentary green fee at Punta Blanca Golf Course per adult, per stay. Climb aboard the double-decker vessel and enjoy an open bar of drinks and snacks as you make your way to the reefs.