Gently kissing the palm fringed beach of
Dreams Punta Cana Resort & Spa is the surreal turquoise
sea, a gift for your senses and your heart. , Punta Cana,
Dominican Republic. Join us at the amazing
location for our wedding.
For travel arrangements, including flight and hotel
packages, please contact our Travel Agent/ Wedding
Coordinator, Charlotte: (215) 480-6652
Passports are required for all visitors to Punta
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Guests of Dreams Punta Cana enjoy
Unlimited-Luxury services including:
Please note, the hotel is all-inclusive. All
meals and drinks are included.
l Full breakfast,
lunch, dinner and snacks each day
l Unlimited natural fruit juices and soft drinks
l Unlimited international & domestic premium
l Mini-bar refreshed daily with soft drinks,
bottled water, and beer
l 24-hour room service
l Theme parties, oceanfront bars and
l Pool and beach wait service
l Non-motorized water sports, including scuba
diving introductory clinic in the pool
l Land sports. including tennis, shuffleboard,
l Resort fitness and recreational facilities
l Horseback riding (up to 30 minutes per guest,
l Live nightly entertainment
l Full-Service Health Spa, including sauna and
l Pristine swimming pool and white-sand beach
l Indoor theater
l Explorer's Club for kids with supervised
l Core Zone for teens
The resort offers 620 guestrooms and suites with
furnished balconies or patios in nine
three-story buildings (no elevators).
Neutral-toned furnishings and decor include tile
floors, light-wood furniture, and sand-and-white
Preferred club rooms and suites include upgraded
toiletries, complimentary Internet access, and
an upgraded minibar and room service menu.
l Four poster king or two double beds
l Furnished balcony or terrace (Hammock chair on
ground floor terraces)
l Daily refreshed mini bar with beer, juice,
soft drinks and bottled water
l Satellite TV CD/DVD player
l Internet access*
l Alarm clock with MP3 player docking station
l Coffee maker -Bath with shower and luxury
l Robes and slippers
l Hair dryer
l Iron and ironing board
l Rollaway beds and cribs available on request
l Air conditioning with individual control
l Twice-daily maid service
l Work desk with direct dial phone
l Phone extension in bathroom
l Electronic safe box
l Electronic keys
l 24-hour room and concierge services
Your Unlimited-Luxury experience means unlimited
gourmet dining with no need for reservations.
Seven internationally specialized restaurants
serve luscious fare in stunning outdoor and
All meals and drinks are included with your room
- Treasured Italian cuisine served within
the World Cafe in a beautiful Mediterranean
Dress code: Casual
Luscious Pan-Asian specialties (Children
must be age 6 or older)
Dress code: Casual Elegance
- French gourmet indoors facing the
sea. Adults only.
Dress code: Casual Elegance
- Fresh seafood served beneath an
outdoor thatched palapa.
Dress code: Casual
- Grilled steaks, hamburgers and
other favorites served open air under a
Dress code: Casual
an international buffet of fabulous
Dress code: Casual
Authentic a la carte restaurant offering the
aromas and flavors of traditional Mexican
Dress code: Casual Elegance
Our wonderfully appointed spa offers a vast
array of rejuvenating therapies:
Spa reception with fresh fruits, water, fruit
juices & tea for "before
Hydrotherapy area with large whirlpool, Cascade
& Swan neck hydro-massage
Outdoor massage and other treatments under a
thatched palapa with glorious views
Cold plunge pool
Rustic, Sensations, Vichy Ice and high pressure
Elegant locker areas and restrooms
Bathrobe, towels and sandals
Spa amenities include shampoo and body gel
Outdoor Zen relaxation garden with fountain
European manicure and pedicure whirlpools
-Professional hair styling and treatments
Prestigious skin care lines like Germaine de
Capuccini, Pevonia, OPI, and Davines. Spa lines
for body scrubs, creams, contour products
-Aromatherapy oils, candles and chimes.
Spa experiences for kids and teens
Youngsters can also enjoy their first spa
experience with their parents!
One of the largest free-form swimming pools in
the Dominican Republic, overlooking the ocean
with separate areas for children, relaxing,
Jacuzzi ... even an entertainment area!
Introductory scuba lesson in the pool
Dancing, Spanish, cocktail, cooking and other
Golf (Two championship courses 30 and 40 minutes
Hummer H2 experience available
Limo and helicopter services available
Playground on site
The vibrant destination of Punta Cana lies on the
Eastern coast of the Dominican Republic, complete with
its own international Airport, and lined with over 40
miles of breathtaking beaches. With more than 40
beachfront hotels, a great choice of world-class golf
courses, endless water sports activities, and exquisite
dining options. Punta Cana is one of the most popular
and by far the fastest growing destination of the
Punta Cana is in the Eastern Time Zone.
Weather in July ranges from 76-90 degrees.
You DO NEED a passport to travel to the Dominican
Republic (no exceptions, even for infants & children).
However you DO NOT need any immunizations to travel to
Mexico or the Dominican Republic.
It is not recommended to drink the water from the
tap. All water and ice served in the restaurants and
bars is purified. Bottled water is also readily
available (even use this for brushing your teeth).
Please be careful if and when venturing outside of the
Most resorts do not accept cash payments, so please
remember to take a credit card for excursions, etc.
Also, make sure to call your credit card company before
leaving to make sure they know you are going to be
American dollars are recognized and accepted in the
Dominican Republic (tips, taxis, local gift items found
It is not recommended to use traveler checks - as
you are often charged a percentage to change your checks
Most all-inclusive resorts do not have ATM machines
on property & if they do it will produce local currency,
not USD $.
There is a $10 per person tourist card fee payable
in cash upon arrival at the airport (USD). Hang onto
your travel card that they give you on the plane as
you'll need this as you go through customs. Also be sure
to have your passport or other identification ready.
Electrical outlets are the same at Dreams Resorts
as they are in the U.S. You may want to bring a surge
protector if you have multiple things to plug in.
Dreams Resorts tries their best to honor room
requests, adjoining rooms, etc. based on availablility.
Please e-mail Aida E. Cabrera or Eileen Ostos at
email@example.com to make your requests
about one to two weeks before your trip. Also, if you
are unhappy with your room upon arrival, please tell the
front desk and request a different room.
If you will be traveling solo and would prefer to
share a room with someone else (to take advantage of
less-expensive rooms), please contact our Wedding
Coordinator, Charlotte, and we will try and work
|Traveling with Children:
Eileen Ostas, Chief Concierge E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
You DO need a passport to travel to the
Dominican Republic (no exceptions, even for
infants & children). However you DO NOT need any
immunizations to travel to Mexico or the
Transportation from the airport to the
hotel is usually by a van or small bus. You will
need to bring your own car seat. However, this
is up to you...it is not mandatory (legally
required) in the DR.
Bring plenty of diapers and medical
creams (for diaper rashes, etc.) as toiletries
are quite expensive. Diapers may possibly be
available in one of the shops in the lower
lobby, in Guest Services, or in the small
shopping center down the road (read in reviews);
however, this is not certain and again may be
Cribs for your rooms are available. However,
there is a limited number, so please e-mail
Eileen Ostos, Chief Concierge, a week or so
before you go to make arrangements.
Laundry service is available at an
extra cost. You may consider bringing a small
container of detergent, doing small loads in the
sink, and hanging clothes over the tub/shower
Explorer's Club for Kids provides
activities for children 3-12. Parents can spoil
themselves with some alone time while kids are
entertained with arts and crafts, exploration,
science, a pirate ship waterslide and rock
climbing wall, campout adventures and more fun
in the sun. (Reviews have stated that parents
are not allowed into the Explorer's Club - only
children 3-12; however, parents are given a
pager and have to stay on the resort grounds (no
excursions) while your children are in
attendance. From the reviews, we have read
nothing but wonderful things about the
Explorer's Club and the resort being
Explorer's Club Caretakers are very
good about reapplying sunscreen throughout the
course of the day (read in multiple reviews).
Please pack a bag for your child with sunscreen,
water shirt, hat, floaties/lifejacket, etc.
Babysitting is available for infants
under 3 years of age. Reviews and forums state
that it runs $10-$15 per hour. You can set this
up with guest services...the earlier the better.
There are no microwaves in your rooms
(to warm up formula, etc). If you are in need of
one, please contact Eileen Ostas and see what
she can do for you. Also, another option is to
warm the bottled water up in the coffee maker.
Reviews state that there is no dress
code for children at the restaurants. Along with
this, World Cafe seems to be the favorite pick
If your child has food allergies,
please contact Eileen Ostas and she will work
with you to make sure your child is safe
throughout your stay.
Items to consider packing for
infants/toddlers: car seat, stroller, sunscreen,
water shirt and hat, sunglasses, swimmers,
diapers for length of stay, medical creams, life
jacket/floaties (rather than rely on the resort
having your child's size), small container of
laundry detergent, sippy cup, fruit snacks, etc.
|What to Pack:
passport *travel documents
lots of $1 bills for tipping
calling card~ if you plan on making phone calls
emergency contact numbers
Men: Long Pants & Collared Shirt for the
water shoes~ for certain excursion/activities
and the beach can be rocky in some spots
camera and accessories (charger, batteries, etc)
underwater camera (if you plan to snorkel or
||Punta Cana is a
playground for those seeking fun adventures on
land and sea.
Below are our favorites.
Please be safe and enjoy.
Talk to the hotel concierge for assistance with
booking any of the below.
Combine a beautiful white catamaran, an exciting
speedboat ride and the most amazing beach you've
ever seen and what do you get? Saona Island!
sail and loosen up on deck soaking up the
sunshine while relaxing on the catamaran's net.
Float and relax in the endless shallow turquoise
waters of Saona - here you will experience
perfection! Dance Merengue
'till you drop, relax
in a hammock under the shade of a nearby palm
tree or join a game of volleyball, go for a swim
or work on your tan, truly the most versatile of
Be sure to indulge in the mouth-watering
barbecue lunch and refreshing cocktails that
just keep coming. An exhilarating speedboat ride
will take you to a natural swimming pool in the
middle of the ocean. Here you can swim in the
shallow waters and search for huge starfish. You
can also enjoy cool drinks while dreaming away
in the shallow water.
Get an eagle's eye view of the beautiful Punta Cana coastline on an exciting Helicopter tour.
Rise to an eagle's perspective and see the
different landscapes that make up this beautiful
island. Soar the skies and observe the
breathtaking coconut coast, its lush vegetation
and spectacular beaches. Try to spot your hotel!
See nature up-close while you venture into sugar
cane fields, coffee and cocoa plantations on an
adventurous safari truck. Lush tropical forests
and jungle-covered mountains will make you feel
like Indiana Jones! You will learn all about
Dominican culture and customs directly from the
local farmers. Visit a typical Dominican home
and eat fruit right off the trees!
The deep azure blue water of this area creates a
contrast from the turquoise of the crystal clear
shallows. It is this change of depth that
provides a rich habitat for big game fish. Blue
Marlin, White Marlin, Wahoo, Sailfish and Dorado
are caught in these waters at various times of
the year. Professional staff with top quality
equipment will heighten your chance of
the big one!"
Choose the path less traveled and venture into
the Dominican countryside on an exciting
four-wheeler. Go off road, leave your hotel
behind and come discover a side of Punta Cana left only for the adventurous type. See the
exact place where the Atlantic Ocean and the
Caribbean Sea meet, drive by new developments
and even catch a glimpse of the houses of the
rich and famous. Push the pedal to the metal and
see what these exhilarating machines can do as
you cruise along the Bavaro coastline. A dip in
the breathtaking Cabeza de Toro beach will cool
you down after such a thrilling ride.
Immerse yourself in the culture and heritage.
Discover the first city of the new world. Stroll
down the Colonial zone and observe monuments and
museums. Pay a visit to the Alcazar de Colon and
find out how the Spanish conquistadors lived,
explore the first Cathedral of the Americas and
catch a glimpse of the Columbus Lighthouse, his
final resting place.
A day filled with culture and learning for the
history buff... but not to worry, the rest of the
family is also taken care of! You will enjoy a
delicious lunch at the world famous Hard Rock
Cafe and shop to your heart's content in El Conde Street, a popular pedestrian walkway about
a quarter of a mile long with shops on both
A face-to-face encounter with these wonderful
creatures is coming your way! Ride up to a
platform located in the middle of the ocean and
snorkel with dolphins right in their natural
habitat. Memories and photos for a lifetime!
Have you ever hugged a stingray? Have a close
encounter with stingrays and nurse sharks or
snorkel and discover our varied marine life. You
can also explore the reef on a kayak, relax on
one of our floating sun beds and even get a
massage. After, enjoy a variety of snacks and
drinks from our health bar
For more on these are more adventures,