Dominican Republic resorts have taken center stage as some of the most cost-effective and luxurious resorts in the world, fringed by some very stunning beaches and backdrops. With more than 30 all-inclusive Dominican Republic resorts from low-cost to upscale luxury, everyone can find a stunning option here. Several Spanish real estate companies run prime resorts in areas like Puerto Plata and Punta Cana, holding the bar high in anticipation of many more U.S. based companies moving in to the territory to further the already widespread competition. This means good news for travelers looking for the best all inclusive deals.
Punta Cana Beach Hotels
Punta Cana is an area defined by natural beauty but also by some of the most modern resorts on the island. From onsite casinos to world-class spas, and an endless array of fine dining restaurants, Punta Cana is an all-around show stopper. Supple, sandy beaches backed by swaying coconut palm trees and enveloped by the endlessly lapping ocean, this is the place made of dreams. Punta Cana Resort and Club transports guests to truly peaceful place where the spa lifestyle comes easy. 15,000 acres feature two championship courses, a full-service marina, and more than a dozen naturals springs. On Bavaro Beach is Majestic Colonial Punta Cana All Inclusive (pictured above), only 30 minutes from the international airport. Colonial-style accommodations, an onsite casino and spa, a lagoon pool, and several dining and beverage options are available.
Santo Domingo Beach Hotels
The capital city of Santo Domingo is ripe with excellent hotels and resorts set amid a busy backdrop filled with attractions and activities. The Hilton Santo Domingo is on bustling El Malecon oceanfront avenue. More than 200 oceanfront rooms with windows spanning floor to ceiling are stocked with superb guest amenities. The 21-story, tower-style hotel is a premier business hotel also catering to leisure guests. Occidental El Embajador is located in a residential neighborhood close to both business and commercial districts. The sprawling hotel offers a choice between three excellent restaurants and two bar areas, all offering an extended menu of fine dining options. The immense swimming pool, sumptuous onsite spa, and perfectly equipped business center evoke the inevitable feeling of pampering and comfort, not to mention delight in the wonderful capital city views.
Dominican Republic All Inclusive Beach Resorts
There is no arguing that all inclusive Dominican Republic resorts have taken to the world stage and proven their worthiness in the beach vacation market–and they sure have made quite a show of their capabilities. Allegro Puerto Plata is a rambling all inclusive resort minutes from downtown and the airport. Almost 500 rooms accommodate thousands of guests yet crowds are very dispersed throughout the premises. A variety of dance classes, freeform swimming pools, four bars, and six huge restaurants are offered. Playa Bavaro’s Barcelo Bavaro Palace is a five-star, 600-room resort with rooms and suites. One dozen dining options make this resort seem more like a small city. Live nightly entertainment, a 24-hour casino, two night clubs, ad a shopping enter further extend the feel of a small, Caribbean village.