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Coralina Tropical Shop

| Corner Calle del Sol and Calle Brisas de Bavaro, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
+1 809-466-2121
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Nothing special here....

Our vacation representative at our hotel recommended this excursion....they pick you up and return... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
G0Places
,
Central Indiana
Don't get sucked in

A trip to this shop was an excursion from our Hotel in Punta Cana. We received free shuttle... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
Deborah M
,
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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The most complete and unique gift shop in Punta Cana!
  • Excellent12%
  • Very good27%
  • Average19%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible21%
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“cigar room” (2 reviews)
“lopez” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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| Corner Calle del Sol and Calle Brisas de Bavaro, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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+1 809-466-2121
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

Our vacation representative at our hotel recommended this excursion....they pick you up and return you to your Hotel for Free! Sound Good? Don't bother. You travel to a small shop with souvenirs that are all available at your own hotel gift shop....Maybe a dollar cheaper....More

Thank G0Places
Reviewed 24 March 2017

A trip to this shop was an excursion from our Hotel in Punta Cana. We received free shuttle service there and back...the brochure made it sound like it was going to be full of hand crafted Dominican items but it was all the same stuff...More

Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

This was recommended by our AirTransat rep at the hotel. "Free bus to the shopping" AMAZING I thought as I like to buy for my 2 little girls and not things I can get at the airport or from the hotel store. Guess what! I...More

Thank Darcelle V
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

I'm not sure what all the bad reviews are of this place. It's a tourist souvenir, chocolate, liquor and cigar shop in the Dominican Republic. I was able to get some shopping done all under one roof. The chocolate was amazing and the hand rolled...More

Thank Sean J
jystefan, Owner at Coralina Tropical Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 1 December 2016

Thank you so much for taking your time to review our shop. It was a pleasure having you. That's the idea. That our tourists find anything from our country to take back home. We are also very glad that you enjoyed our PL Cigars. We...More

Reviewed 14 October 2016

Took a shuttle for free from our resort. Great drive to look at the town. When you first arrive you are shown hoe cigars are made, Coca is produced and taken into a small gift shop in order to buy these types of item. Then...More

Thank jsbm74
jystefan, Owner at Coralina Tropical Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2016

Thank you so much for your kind review.It was a pleasure having you and your party at our place. We are very glad that you enjoyed our cigar and cacao tour. Our main concern is that our visitors see and taste our tobacco and our...More

Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We wanted to shop and get souvenirs so our travel representative recommended this place. It starts out very promising with an air conditioned ride that picks you up from your resort. When we arrived the first stop was the cigar factory. This wasn't as impressive...More

Thank Pnutbutr3
jystefan, Owner at Coralina Tropical Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2016

Hello! Thank you for taking time of your vacation to review our store. We are very sorry that you didn't enjoy your trip to our store. First, our factory is a boutique one where we manufacture our Pedro Lopez Cigars. Our store is NOT a...More

Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

This was a vey disappointing "shopping trip." It was basically a large gift shop with nothing special that you couldn't get anywhere else. The transportation to/from was also sketchy at best but I'm not sure how they are connected- we booked it all together as...More

Thank Clydro
jystefan, Owner at Coralina Tropical Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2016

Thank you for taking your time to review us. We are very sorry that our store didn't satisfied you and your party. Your rep should have explained better to you that we are a very large gift shop with a cigar factory where you learn...More

Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

As soon as you get there you enter a room and are given a cigar rolling demonstration, and are allowed to try some. You are then shuffled into the chocolate tasting room. We weren't really given much info on how the products were made, but...More

Thank photogirl0403
jystefan, Owner at Coralina Tropical Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2016

Thank you for your review. I'm preeetty sure that our prices are better thank the airport nd most of the other places. Very glad you had a good experience in our shop/museum. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 March 2016

A friend and I visited this great location through the advice of my Client / friends in Punta Cana. We were not disappointed at all. We were greeted by Pedro Cabrera, the Manager of the store, who proceeded to spend 3 hours with us, showing...More

Thank Philip H
jystefan, Owner at Coralina Tropical Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2016

Very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to our factory/store. Thank you for taking your time to review us. Hope to see you again any time soon and enjoy with another of our good cigars. Cheers!

Reviewed 11 February 2016

For starters, you can't leave until everyone in the group is ready. Small tourist gift shop with the same stuff as every other gift shop. Just, purely a waste of time. The clerks are bored and doing their own make up while you try to...More

1  Thank Charlie O
jystefan, Owner at Coralina Tropical Shop, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2016

Very sorry to hear that your visit to our shop wasn't pleasant. We will try to fix what bothered you in hope to see you again soon. Thank you for reviewing us. Hope you had a great time in our country. Come visit us again.

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