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Excellence punta cana

We are travelling to punta cana in January we have stayed in the excellence before and many other hotels in the dominican we were wondering weather there was another hotel up to the same standard as the excellence if not we will book the excellence it will be the first hotel we have gone back that's how highly we rate the excellence

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1. Re: Excellence punta cana

moretonhouse,

It depends on personal tastes, and what you consider to be important. Excellence ticks all of the boxes for me. Service is second to none, lots of a la carte restaurants, and no reservations required, good food, great layout with lots of beach frontage and little to no foot and boat traffic, lobby close to the beach, completely adult only, premium liquor everywhere, great pools, free wifi everywhere, and a tropical style / vibe.

Iberostar Grand Bavaro certainly has very high standards, but the style doesn't appeal to me, nor does the reservation requirements for a la cartes. But it appeals to many.

Secrets is similar to Excellence in many respects, but has limited dining options, unless you go next door to Now Larimar. It also has a much busier beach, although calmer waters.

Paradisus Palma Real is a very nice resort, but I really don't like the restaurant reservation system there. Pain in the butt.

Zoetry is a gorgeous, tropical, boutique resort, and I hear the food is quite good, but it's too small for my tastes, and has very little entertainment (no casino, theatre, live bands, etc.)

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Thanks but I agree with you excellence ticks all the boxes for us we have been to the two excellences in mexico as well they are the best in our opinion

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Hi

If you are going for 14 nights why not do a split trip and try out another property as well as Excellence

Secrets Royal Beach is certainly on a par and we found the food there [SRB] to be sightly better than at EPC. Yes there are more limited dining options than EPC which make it ideal for a shorter trip. we have also been to Zoetry and it is a class act

You may also want to check out Breathless

We have checked out PPR and found the accommodation to be a little dated in style

Edited: 09 August 2014, 14:00
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4. Re: Excellence punta cana

Thanks flip flop man will do

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5. Re: Excellence punta cana

SRB is adding or has added a new restaurant to give them 5 on site.

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That is good news

Do you know what type of restaurant it is?

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Don't know.

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