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    Excellence Punta Cana

    Playas Uvero Alto, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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    • Excellent67%
    • Very good21%
    • Average7%
    • Poor3%
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    “lobster house” (1,805 reviews)
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 30 July 2013

    My wife and I spent 8 days at Excellence Punta Cana and we had a really nice time. From check-in to check-out it the service was fantastic. We upgraded to a bigger room by the Cascade pool and were very happy with it. It was...More

    2  Thank Kieran K
    Reviewed 30 July 2013

    This hotel was amazing. I stayed there for a week and did not want to come back. The service we received was spectacular and could not have wished for better. This resort was definitely top notch. Right away you are able to see why this...More

    3  Thank mforcadilla
    Reviewed 30 July 2013

    I had an amazing time at Excellence! The food was hit and miss. Some of the meals were incredible while other were actually inedible. Chez Isabelle was a huge hit while Spice was terrible. The beach was gorgeous and had just the right amount of...More

    2  Thank VallyJean
    Response from Excellence_Group, Community Manager at Excellence Punta CanaResponded 1 August 2013

    Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review, and for recommending us with your friends and all Trip Advisor readers. We are pleased to know that your relaxing vacation with us was highlighted by the courteous attention of our staff, and...More

    Reviewed 30 July 2013

    We enjoyed an incredible vacation at the Excellence Punta Cana! My husband and I celebrated our 35th wedding anniversary with a special flower arrangement, a chilled bottle of sparkling wine, and a delicious fruit basket waiting in our room when we arrived. The resort provides...More

    4  Thank reina1Dallas
    Reviewed 30 July 2013

    Just left this resort and I have more good than bad to write about.. Pros- friendly staff extremely in fact, beautiful resort very open taking advantage of the beautiful outside , nice beach but its in the Atlantic side so don't expect tropical sand and...More

    4  Thank Cdutra89
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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Spa
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$256 - US$593 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #8 Casino Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #12 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #12 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #13 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #14 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #14 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 464
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    • La Altagracia Province >
    • Punta Cana
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    sharon t
    16 August 2017|
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    Response from Ms123456 | Reviewed this property |
    35 minutes sounds about right, though of course it could be faster depending on how fast the taxi driver is. You are responsible for the transportation cost to/from the casino. There might be a resort closer than the Hard... More
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    15 August 2017|
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    Response from Angelica S | Reviewed this property |
    The ocean is pretty rough on that side but I'm not sure if it really depends on the time of the year.
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    14 August 2017|
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    Response from Ms123456 | Reviewed this property |
    I've done it a couple ways - for two trips I just grabbed a cab at the airport upon arrival, $70 one way. When it was time to go home I asked the front desk to get me a cab back to the airport and one was there in no time... More
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    "The rooms in the West area (buildings 8 - 14) are quiet."
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    "Building 10 swim-out ocean view. Steps to the lazy river pool, close to both the swim-up bar, the beach bar..."
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    "do not book the excellence club not worth the money everyone one is treated the same...."
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