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Occidental Caribe

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tyngsboro, Ma.
Reviewed 8 May 2014 via mobile

My family stayed here April 23 thru 30th we stayed in other barcelo resort's in Mexico this one not as good service in buffet was poor no coffee offered most morning's. Food was ok plentiful room services were poor had to call for towels 4 days in a row. Grounds were nice and clean beach was excellent drinks were well...

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barcelopc, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Please receive a warm greeting from Barceló Punta Cana. We appreciate you have taken the time to comment on your recent stay. We welcome all candid comments as this allows us to monitor, improve and correct any deficiencies. We apologize we were not able to fulfill your expectations. Nevertheless we respect your opinion and we will be addressing...

Harwich, Massachusetts
Reviewed 7 May 2014

We enjoyed very much the lay out of this resort. Smaller, not the large, trolley taking large resort feeling of a big resort, fantastic and intimate. Most rooms had a water view. We had payed extra through Cheap Carribean/ Apple Vacations, ( one and the same, I learned) for a Superior Ocean view room. approx $60 more per person for...

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barcelopc, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Please receive the warmest greetings from Barceló Punta Cana. We take the chance to thank you for sending along your comments in regards to your recent stay. These comments help us in our continuous process to improve the areas of opportunity; all to be able to provide our guests with the most excellent service. We would like to...

charlottetown prince edward island
Reviewed 7 May 2014

A group of 12 of us stayed at this resort from April 15 2014 until April 25 2014. The staff at this resort were friendly and helpful when needed. A close relative travelling with us had very recently lost her husband and I special requested when we checked in that she be in the same building with us and explained...

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barcelopc, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for taking the time to bring your observations to our attention since, it is through communications of this nature that we are given an opportunity to assess and evaluate our performance, as well as to ensure that we maintain and deliver the level of service expected from us. I have read thoroughly...

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Reviewed 7 May 2014

I visited barcelo punta Cana recently and I had a great time. Before I went though, of course, I did my fair share of research reading reviews before actually choosing this resort. My biggest concern after reading all of the reviews was the bedrooms! Usually I go to resorts for a weekend and let's face it, you spend way more...

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barcelopc, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for choosing Barceló Punta Cana for your holidays and for sharing your experience with the online community and give us your feedback. We remain at your entire disposition for any assistance you might need before your visit. As with any business like ours, the greatest advertising we can have is word of mouth from a...

Brampton, Canada
Reviewed 6 May 2014 via mobile

Currently staying at the Barcelo for my 25th birthday celebrations. We are now in our day 4 of our week. The beach is gorgeous! I had been doing my research on this resort since we booked a month ago. The food right now is good. Nothing to complain about. Always finding something to eat. The drinks are amazing ! A...

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barcelopc, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Receive cordial greetings from all the team working at Barcelo Punta Cana. We greatly appreciate that you have chosen one of our Barcelo Resorts as your holiday destination. In reference to our employees and the language barrier, Barcelo Punta Cana is working hard giving staff training and English class every day, in order to provide the highest level...

Quincy, Massachusetts
Reviewed 6 May 2014

My husband and I take a tropical vacation every year. Our favorite destination was Nassau, Bahamas- until this year! I decided to surprise my hubby for his 30th bday and plan a trip to a place we've never been before. I decided on DR because many of my friends had gone. My husband and I are not travel snobs so,...

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barcelopc, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for choosing Barceló Punta Cana for your holidays and for sharing your experience with the online community and give us your feedback. Thanks for choosing us as a destination for you stay. For us is very important the experience our guest have about their stay with us. We are glad to know that you enjoyed...

Reviewed 5 May 2014 via mobile

We brought a large group to this resort. There were a few issues, but nothing more then even a large hotel chain in North America would encounter! The staff was friendly, out going and willing to help out with anything we requested. The wedding was beautiful! The location was amazing. There was always something to eat at the buffet, the...

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barcelopc, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Receive the warmest greetings from Barceló Punta Cana. We would like to thank you for posting such a delighting comment and for having chosen us to spend your vacations. It is extremely rewarding to read we were able to provide you an excellent vacations and that we were able to fulfill all expectations. Thank you for such encouraging...

Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 4 May 2014

From the beginning of our trip until the end, I have nothing bad to say about the resort or the people working there. I was travelling with my boyfriend and two other couples. When we checked in we were told that they could not get three king beds in the same area as each other so the first night my...

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barcelopc, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your valued time to share your kind review in TripAdvisor since the opinion of our guests is very important and assistance to us. It was very pleasant to know that you enjoyed our services and facilities and that we were able to provide you a delightful stay. It is a pleasure to know...

Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
Reviewed 2 May 2014

What a wonderful resort! The beach is incredible. We have been a lot of places in the Caribbean and this beach is one of the best. Took 2 grandchildren for April vacation. We were a bit apprehensive due to mixed reviews but a friend that stayed there raved about it. The pools were clean and warm. The grounds were beautiful....

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barcelopc, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Please receive the warmest greetings from Barceló Punta Cana. Thank you so much for having chosen us as your vacation destination and for such encouraging words that provides us the inspiration to achieve even more each day. It makes us extremely happy, to know that we were able to fulfill your expectations and that we were able to...

P.E.I.
Reviewed 1 May 2014

We arrived to your resort on April 15, the check in was great but rooms not ready. We just decided to go to quiet pool and beach until we could go to rooms. Our reservations for restuarants were all ready booked for us,with no problem to change or add extra friends to. The Japenese was wonderful,the Itailian was awesome,the seafood...

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barcelopc, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Barceló Punta Cana for your holidays and sharing your comments with the online community. We appreciate your feedback about the experience you had in our property. We feel very glad you have enjoyed your vacation. Our guest opinion is very important for us because will encourage us to continue providing the high level of...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Occidental Caribe

Address: Carretera Macao s/n | Playa Arena Gorda, Punta Cana 23301, Dominican Republic (Formerly Barcelo Punta Cana)
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: $164 - $432 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Occidental Caribe 3.5*
Number of rooms: 798
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Also Known As:
Barcelo Punta Cana Hotel Punta Cana
Breezes Punta Cana
Barcelo Punta Cana Resort
Barcelo Premium Punta Cana
Barcelo Dominican Punta Cana
Punta Cana Barcelo
Hotel Style:
#40 Casino Hotel in Punta Cana
#56 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#57 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#59 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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“Pay extra and stay at the premium Club, bigger rooms, free wifi, choice of premium drinks at the club.”
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“Pay extra for the ocean view”
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“ocean front view top floor”
moonc742, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Any room is good; all of them have a great balcony I love that”
montanasinger, 20 May 2017 | Read review
“Go for the premium club and receive free wifi and other amenities.”
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