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Platte City, MO
Reviewed 26 January 2013

As an RCI guest are accommodations were likely somewhat better than the average room. We were close to the beach and very close to the pool but with a view of service road. The room was pretty clean.. Buffet was typical resort food. The specialty restaurant foods were satisfactory especially the Dominican but daily cost for food, since we do...

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GuestServiceOBS, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Blue & Sand, responded to this review

Please receive from ocean blue and sand by h10 our warmest regards and gratitude for the positive comments made by you on this web site. Knowing the level of satisfaction that we have achieve in our clients encourage us to keep up the good work and exceed your expectation with effort every day. We hope to receive you once more...

chicago
Reviewed 25 January 2013

For the price, this place can't be beat. We had a great time with myself, my husband, my daugthers and son in law. We plan on going back. Like a lot of all inclusives, the food is not the 4 seasons, but the italian and steakhouse restaurants are very good. Mike's coffee shop is GREAT. The staff are helpful, but...

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GuestServiceOBS, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Blue & Sand, responded to this review

We are pleased to know that you along with your family you had a wonderful time here at ocean blue and sand .We are happy to know that our restaurants where of your choice and the worker were very helpful. Now On behalf of Ocean Blue and sand by H10 We would like to really thank you for your preference...

Manitoba
Reviewed 25 January 2013

We spent 2 weeks at Ocean Blue earlier this month. 40 of us travelled down for a wedding, and 10 of us were lucky enough to stay for two weeks. I'll try and hit on everything.... Food - very impressed with the quality and selection. Lots of variety at the buffet for each meal, I can't imagine even the pickiest...

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On behalf of Ocean Blue and sand by H10 we are delighted to know that out of all the other amazing resort you found our property and country very enjoyable and that we have met your expectations. Is for us a pleasure to know the employees were helpful, polity and kind to you and your group of 40 as well...

Cuba, Missouri
Reviewed 25 January 2013

Pool, grounds, and beach are beautiful and without a doubt convient. The rooms need a update in a bad way. Beds and pillows are not so good. Along with the fact you can hear everything that goes on outside your door. Thank goodness our room was not right by main villa entrance. The weddings on the beach were held in...

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First of all, we would like to thank you for your preference in selecting our Ocean Blue & Sand by H10 for your vacation and especially for this Christmas. We take this opportunity to thank you for sharing those comments in regards to your stay with us and for letting us know some of the details about your stay ,...

hudson, Ohio
Reviewed 24 January 2013

Just back from our 6th year at Ocean Blue. Of all the resorts still our favorite because it is large enough to roam around but small enough to get to know the other guests and employees. The lobby is the place to be in the evening. They have a wonderful duo that sing and play most evenings. One night they...

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First of all, we will like to thank you so much for choosing our hotel Ocean Blue and Sand by H10 as your destination for your Holidays, and at the same time we will like to thank you for the time you have taken to share your remarks especially in the casino matter, we apologies for the add answer you...

Ft. Gratiot
Reviewed 23 January 2013

We had a wonderful time at the Ocean Blue, January 5th thru the 14th. Weather ranged from 85 f. to a low at night of 70f. The staff was very friendly and tried to help even though many did not speak English well. The food was great and plentiful. If you went away hungry you must not like food. There...

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Thank You so much on behalf of Ocean Blue and Sand by H10, for your most wonderful review and for sharing with others you Amazing experience here with us, we are also glad that you found the property cozy, the food delightful and really enjoyable for you along with our facility and beautiful environment. We most gladly will like to...

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 23 January 2013

This was our first time at Ocean Blue. We have stayed at numerous other all-inclusives in the Dominican Republic and Mexico (Iberostar, Sunscape, Be Live Grand). We booked our trip through Apple Vacations and requested a room on a top floor close to the beach. When we checked in they gave us a room in Building 3 on the second...

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Missouri
Reviewed 23 January 2013

Four of us women went to the Ocean Blue January 13-17, 2013. Being a travel agent I have stayed at many resorts in many different places. I would highly recommend Ocean Blue to all of my clients looking for a tropical getaway. The room was very clean and very comfortable, the staff, even though the maids did not speak English,...

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Thank you for the positive review. We are pleased that you along with most of our employees had an enjoyable and most relax vacation in a long time. We will send your regards to the employees mention on your behalf like Reginaldo and Elvin and encourage them to keep up the good work thanks again for your contribution on this...

Dartmouth
Reviewed 23 January 2013

You will not be disappointed AT ALL! I do not have one negative thing to say about this resort. I went with a huge group of 50 people... ranging in ages from 68 to 6 months. We all had such an amazing trip. Great Food! Great People! Great Service! Clean! AMAZING! Most of all THEY HAVE THE MOST AMAZING ENTERTAINMENT...

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Please receive from ocean blue and sand by h10 our warmest regards and gratitude for the positive comments made by you on this web site. Knowing the level of satisfaction that we have achieve in our clients encourage us to keep up the good work and exceed your expectation with effort every day. We hope to receive you a hundred...

Sussex, Wisconsin
Reviewed 22 January 2013

Two friends just returned from our third trip to the resort for a girl's week of R&R in the sun. The grounds/pool/beach are still beautiful, and our room was, as always, clean and comfortable. This year we especially enjoyed our dinner at the seafood restaurant on the beach, El Bucanero, and stopped at Mike’s Coffee Shop each morning. We went...

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Thank you so much on behalf of Ocean Blue and Sand by H10 for your most wonderful review and for sharing with others the variety of things to do here at this hotel. We are glad that you found property cozy and the Bucanero very enjoyable and tasty. we will like to send your regards to Reginaldo H Morel on...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Casino and Gambling
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Airport Transportation
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on the wonderful beaches of Bavaro, and immersed in tropical foliage, close to the White Sands golf course, the Ocean Blue and Sand is an all-inclusive resort featuring suite accommodations, two luxurious pools, casino, spa and fitness center, dive center and an extensive activity program including childrens' and teen mini clubs, to make your stay an unforgettable experience. All-inclusive: Meals, drinks, cocktails and snacks included 24 hours. Some additional services are available at additional charge. Free WiFi available in all the resort areas. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ocean Blue & Sand

Address: Playa Arena Gorda, Bavaro, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana > Bavaro
Price Range: $236 - $777 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ocean Blue & Sand 4*
Number of rooms: 708
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Also Known As:
Ocean Blue Punta Cana
Ocean Blue Hotel Beach
Ocean Blue Resort Punta Cana
Ocean Blue Golf Beach Resort Punta Cana
Ocean Blue Dominican Republic
Punta Cana Ocean Blue
Ocean Blue Hotel Punta Cana
Ocean Blue Resort Dominican Republic
Hotel Style:
#6 Family Hotel in Bavaro
#7 Romantic Hotel in Bavaro
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Bavaro
#9 Luxury Hotel in Bavaro
#10 Spa Hotel in Bavaro
#10 Casino Hotel in Bavaro
#10 Top resorts Hotel in Bavaro
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