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Okoboji, Iowa
Reviewed 23 March 2013

This was our first experience with an "all-inclusive"---we LOVED it! Very relaxing!! Beautiful beach with loungers, shade canopies, a bar and restaurant, massage cabana. . . great variety of well-prepared food. . . large, clean hotel rooms with a lovely view from the balcony. The grounds are beautifully kept, so walking about was a pleasure. The spa was clean, tranquil,...

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

First of all, we would like to thank you for your preference in selecting our hotel Ocean Blue & Sand by H10 for your vacation and for sharing your comments in regards to your stay with us. It was a pleasure to have you in our property. We would like to have the opportunity to welcome you again in our...

Wisconsin
Reviewed 23 March 2013

We stayed March 9-16, 2013. We had stayed at Ocean Coral & Turquesa in Riviera Maya, MX last year and loved that resort so chose this resort as it is a sister to that resort. This resort has different layout. We were in Villa 4 which is mid way between the beach and lobby/restaurants. We did more walking this year,...

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

We would like to take this opportunity to really thank you so much for choosing our hotel Ocean Blue and Sand by H10 for the first time, we are very glad that you choose Dominican Republic as your holiday’s destination and that you have the chance to make tours outside the resort and enjoy the culture. Most likely we will...

Litchfield, Minnesota
Reviewed 22 March 2013

We've been at approx. 10 all inclusive resorts, the food was by far the best we've ever had. The staff was the best part of the resort..Reginaldo was a wonderful concierge, he took time to see to our needs and was truly interested that we were having a good time. The BEST part of the vacation had to be 2...

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

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 enjoyable, the food delightful and really enjoyable along with our beautiful environment. We will like to give your regards to Reginaldo the...

Reviewed 21 March 2013

Had an awesome vacation here. Very friendly and fun place to stay. Definitely would come back!! Lots of entertainment and things to do at the resort. Very clean rooms and great food. Beautiful scenery and worth the money to stay here.

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

First of all, we would like to thank you for your preference in selecting our hotel Ocean Blue & Sand by H10 for your vacation and for sharing your comments in regards to your stay with us. We will give your regards to Francel and loly on your behalf thank you for your comment. Best regards Management

Burlington, Canada
Reviewed 21 March 2013

The Great: The staff all seem to be carefully chosen, very well qualified, and willing to work hard to show us a great time. Special thanks to Elvin, who was our first exposure to staff while we ate dinner at Route 66. He remembered us the next morning, as we walked with uncertainty through the doors of the large breakfast...

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Thank You so much on behalf of Ocean Blue and Sand by H10, for your wonderful review and for sharing with others your pros and cons about you vacation. We are also glad that during your vacation you found the property beautiful and the staff of Ocean Blue friendly as well. Thank you for coming to our hotel we will...

Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 21 March 2013

I stayed at the resort from 2/13-2/19 of this year. I also got married on the 16th at the Garden Gazebo. I must say the hotel was amazing! the Staff always pleasant and helpful the gorunds well kept and the rooms clean. We had a group of about 25 and no one had any complaints. The wedding was beautiful Ada...

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First of all, we would like to thank you for your preference in selecting our hotel Ocean Blue & Sand by H10 for your vacation and for sharing your comments in regards to your stay with us. We will give your regards to ada and yinette on your behalf thank you for your comment. Best regards Management

Kinuso, Alberta
Reviewed 20 March 2013

The hotel was a nice small size with many different restaurants. Privilege perks were good and our room was in Villa 10 very close to the ocean and pool. The staff was quite friendly and rooms were clean, but some were missing the items promised. We had a large wedding group of 55 people and the beach wedding area was...

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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 once...

Lexington, Kentucky, United States
Reviewed 20 March 2013

I am 22 years old and I just recently went for 5 days. I rate this play so poorly not because im 22 and there were families and not enough people my age but simply because the food is poor quality. My friends and I had a saying the whole week when one asked the other how the food was...

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Thank You so much on behalf of Ocean Blue and Sand by H10 for your review and for sharing with others you experience here with us, we would like to invite you again to show you another level of service base on your opinion about the hotel. In the other hand we would like to highlight a comment on your...

Yorkton, Saskatchewan, Canada
Reviewed 19 March 2013

On February 17th I travelled with a group of 18 to the DR for my fathers wedding! The experience was quiet fantastic, in fact it was my second visit to the DR and this resort re-opened any future visits since our first one back in 2009 (different resort) was not quiet as good. WEDDING GROUPS - they tried pushing us...

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Sanford, Maine
Reviewed 19 March 2013

We arrived March 5th only to find out that it was spring break. There were drinking games taking place at the pool just outside the privilage rooms everyday at 4:00. I have never seen passing of the funnel, and beer pong in the pool at any other resort! We felt like it was more geared towards the spring breakers than...

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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
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  • 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: $197 - $779 (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 Luxury Hotel in Bavaro
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Bavaro
#11 Top resorts Hotel in Bavaro
#11 Spa Hotel in Bavaro
#11 Casino Hotel in Bavaro
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“We had building 7 and found it was the perfect distance to both the restaurants, pools, and beach”
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