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    Excellence Punta Cana

    Playas Uvero Alto, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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    Overview
    • Excellent67%
    • Very good21%
    • Average7%
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    • Terrible2%
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    6,121 - 6,125 of 12,785 reviews

    Reviewed 13 August 2013

    My wife and I were celebrating our 20th anniversary and wanted to go to an Adults only resort. We couldn't have chosen a better place!! The ride from the airport to the resort was about an hour and really not bad. It was nice to...More

    13  Thank TheGentry5
    Response from Excellence_Group, Community Manager at Excellence Punta CanaResponded 20 August 2013

    Thank you very much for taking the time of sharing your experience with us. It is a pleasure to know that you chose us as hosts of your 25th anniversary and that we were able to exceed your expectations making of this celebration a unique...More

    Reviewed 13 August 2013

    It was great everyone from the room service staff was friendly and respectful. They knew the perfect balance of being polite and friendly and giving us the necessary privacy to allow for a great stay and experience. Robert the Blue/Expedia travel guide was particularly helpful...More

    7  Thank B S
    Reviewed 12 August 2013

    This was just the place we wanted for our honeymoon. Very nice resort, from the bars and restaurants to the service. The food was amazing, as were the drinks. The beach is very nice (ocean a bit choppy, but makes for a nice background if...More

    9  Thank bmckinne
    Reviewed 12 August 2013

    We spent two weeks at the Excellence in July. We had a really relaxing time and it was very good value for money. The resort is lovely with pretty grounds, which are well maintained and there are several huge pools which run through the resort....More

    6  Thank louhannahem3
    Reviewed 12 August 2013

    This is one of the best all inclusive resorts in the world. Excellant food, service and staff. All other resorts need to model their business after to this one. The nighly shows were great. Plenty of activities to do through the day.

    6  Thank Giancarlo B
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Spa
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Spa
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 261 - USD 622 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #10 Casino Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #13 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #14 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #14 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #14 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #15 Luxury 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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    Melanie E
    24 July 2017|
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    Response from Ms123456 | Reviewed this property |
    There's always a chance your room is ready early, it all depends on the turnover that day and how quickly housekeeping can get the rooms ready for the next round of guests. If you arrive before your room is ready, you'll... More
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    23 July 2017|
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    Response from Ms123456 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, swimup suites are by both the main pool and the cascase pool. But FYI, the resort is currently undergoing renovations. They are changing which area of the resort is Club vs. non-Club, adding another pool, etc. So it... More
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    23 July 2017|
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    Response from Anna P | Reviewed this property |
    We went in June and it was perfect! July might be too hot.
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    "Everywhere is a good spot to be and accessible to something and not far from something else"
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    "Wait too see if they upgrade the Excellence Club amenities"
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    "Beaches and water were great. Water temps were perfect and breeze was refreshing."
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