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Excellence Punta Cana

4.5 of 5 Playas Uvero Alto, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Loudonville, New York
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went first time in 2009, was great except room was left unlocked all day! Returned 2014 for third time, got hurt leaving French restaurant after dark, no lights, low step and all same color. Had to sign release to get medical, hospital said sprain, yet back in NY found torn ligaments, chipped bones, etc. was on third floor Excellent club,... More 

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East Peoria, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I could seriously live at this resort with the breeze of the surf and the gardens, it is an awesome landscape. Our room was very comfortable and relaxing. The cleaning staff really took good care of us. We also loved the activities. What I had a problem with was some of the restaurant staff. Perhaps they weren't adequately trained on... More 

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49 reviews 49 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hubby & I were looking for a little sunworshiping getaway. We chose this location. Day 1 I was not a happy camper. I did not like the location of the room WE chose (garden view, bldg 12000). Hubby is a bit infirm so the distance to get to things proved a challenge. Disappointed with our Mexican dinner too. Day 2:... More 

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Bay Area, CA
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After endless amounts of research, my husband and I decided to have our Destination Wedding at the Excellence. I used a Travel Agent, and we booked a two weeks stay. I was super nervous about coming here... this past fall the TA reviews were brutal. But OMG, I cannot say enough good things about this resort. We were here Jan... More 

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Lexington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Excellence resort in Punta Cana was a great experience. My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay there this past November. The beach felt secluded while providing convienient access to the ocean. The water color was similar to the Gulf of Mexico. The Excellence staff was spectacular. We enjoyed eating at several of the restaurants on site. Our all-inclusive... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Excellence Resort definitely lives up to it's title - it truly is "excellent"! My boyfriend and his family visited for a week in May 2014 and had an unbelievable time. Arrival - The airport is outside so be prepared for that. There were not any terminals so we got off of the plane via a staircase. You could instantly feel... More 

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Greenwood, Indiana
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

First time staying at this resort chain....but not the last! The grounds were beautiful, staff fantastic, and the food was the best we've encountered at an all inclusive. JC, Bianny, Cassandra, and Luz took such great care of us during our stay! Loved not having to make reservations for the restaurants! Weather and beach were great....only drawback are the trade... More 

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My Husband and I vacationed here from Dec 30, 2014 - January 4, 2015 in celebration of our 2 year anniversary and just to escape the winter for warm weather. We have only been to a Sandals in the past, but chose Excellence based on the great reviews and the Free Anniversary package. We had a wonderful time! I will... More 

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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

10 day stay turned into a 7 night stay because of an illness before we left. I was glad that the time was shortened. Worst of all... Camera and sunglasses were stolen from our friend's room, and sandals stolen from our room. We had joined the Excellence Club before going - so we did not get bombarded with offers to... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I just returned from a fantastic stay here. It was a little bit of a haul from the airport (30 minutes) but well worth the very remote location. You could walk miles down the beach without seeing other resorts. There were some locals trying to get you to buy souvenirs on occasion but not too bad. The... More 

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  • Room service(95)
  • Very good(88)
  • Lobster house(88)
  • Great time(55)
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Additional Information about Excellence Punta Cana

Address: Playas Uvero Alto, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Excellence Punta Cana 4.5*
Number of rooms: 464
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