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Adult Only All Inclusive - With Premium Alcohol?

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Adult Only All Inclusive – With Premium Alcohol?

Hi, my best friend and I are trying to plan a week long vacation to Punta Cana this May. We are two, 30yr old single gals looking for fun, relaxation and a great location. Some sites seem to contradict what others say they offer, I think we are just confusing ourselves more. Any advice would be much appreciated! Here are some key things we are looking for:

Adult Only All inclusive – with Premium Alcohol (honestly could give on the adult only, but really want premium drinks included)

Very nice, large pool area and clean beach

Room with balcony or ocean view

Good food options. We are not "foodies" just looking for a place with decent options and variety

Good entertainment, especially at night. Clubs or bars on site that are open late, or places near the resort

Spa options available

Thank you!

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1. Re: Adult Only All Inclusive – With Premium Alcohol?

Well....we are 2 late 50's/early 60's gals and we enjoy the Iberostar Grand Bavaro for it's adult only atmosphere as well as premium liquor. However the night life is all but nonexistent. The lobby bar is good enough for us most evenings but it certainly isn't bustling.

There is a disco/ship but it doesn't start till 10 or 11....past my bedtime I'm afraid. LOL....

Perhaps the Royal Catalonia is more lively or Secrets Royal Beach or Excellence....

Many folks on this forum have loads of info and I'm sure they'll respond.

Have a wonderful vacation!

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2. Re: Adult Only All Inclusive – With Premium Alcohol?

Iberostar Grand is the only "non compromise" resort. Expect excellent drinks without having to ask or tip extra.

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Breathless has a wide range of decent liquor and there is nice stuff to do at night, they have a nightly show at 930

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Paradisus Palma Real, Excellence, Breathless, and Secrets all have a good selection of premium liquor. At Secrets, the theatre, disco and casino are nextdoor at Now Larimar. At the others, they are onsite. Secrets, and Paradisus are close to an external nightclub called Jewels. Breathless and Excellence are further away from that sort of thing.

Secrets only has a few adult only restaurants. The others have 8 or 9.

Mark

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Iberostar Grand....I have no agenda.

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Breathless is adult only with premium alcohol, great selection of restaurants with no reservations required, 8 pools and a beautiful beach.

It has a lively atmosphere with a pool party at the freestyle pool everyday at 4pm with a DJ. If relaxing is your thing then there is no problem finding that at another pool or the beach. There is a live music in the evening, a small casino, a cigar and oxygen lounge and a disco.

The rooms are great and you can upgrade to pool view, swim up, ocean view or ocean front.

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7. Re: Adult Only All Inclusive – With Premium Alcohol?

lol Mike!

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8. Re: Adult Only All Inclusive – With Premium Alcohol?

And Mike still drinks at Steves...lol

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I enjoyed breathless! Sometime a bar would run out of your fav top shelf..but usually I could get it. Food was good..not great, but good. Late night disco was fun. Late afternoon pool parties..we loved those!

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10. Re: Adult Only All Inclusive – With Premium Alcohol?

Veronica, would suggest You take at look at and read the reviews of the Bahia Ambar, it's Adults Only on the beach, at the pool, and at all of the ala carte restaurants. Yes, they do have many top shelf liquors, just ask them for what you are looking for, they do appreciate you tipping them a couple of dollars, that always helps for a little better service. The Ambar is quieter at the beach than other resorts for relaxing, but it does get livelier at the pool in the afternoon, which always happens when having a few drinks. The food at both the ala carte restaurants, and the buffets are good to excellent. At night, they have a live band that plays til about 11pm at the Lobby area, then take the "tram" to it's next door sister resort, where you have full access to a Sports bar, Karaoke, a smaller casino, and good size late night Disco, for more drinking, and dancing. Rooms have balconies, some facing the pool, and maybe a small view of the Ocean, but that's not guaranteed, but You can request it. Ask, when you are checking in, and before you get to the room, for either two beds, or one bed depending on what You are looking for. The Bahia Ambar is ranked 7th of 102 resorts in Punta Cana, but is much more moderately priced than places like the Iberostar Grand, Secrets, Excellenct, Hard Rock, etc. Compare against some of the top 12 resorts, and go from there, the reviews are a good place to start, of course along with the prices, we mostly have found over the past ten years, that Expedia.com consistently has the best deals. Hope this helps you some, and further questions be glad to try to help you more. Best Wishes, Leo & Sue