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Occidental Grand Punta Cana

3.5 of 5 Avenida Espana, Bavaro, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (Formerly Occidental Grand Flamenco Punta Cana)
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2005

We stayed at the Grand Flamenco by Occidental for 5 days over New Years 2004/2005. The scenery in Punta Cana was beautiful, with clean beaches, nice white sand, and warm ocean water. The scenery was the best part of the trip. The food in the buffet was plentiful, but not very good and the restaurants had very few options for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2005

My wife and I stayed from Dec. 30 04- Jan. 3 05. Firstly, our original accomodations were horrendous. Broken toilet seat, slow drain, terrible odors, hair on the pillowcase and sheets (disgusting). The service at the front desk was even worse...nobody seemed to care. The manager hid behind the staff. I requested an upgrade to the Royal Club and got... More 

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New York, NY
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2005

I really tried to be open minded. As an event planner in NYC this was my only trip to get away from it all. Attention to detail is my lifestyle, but I was ready to overlook some of the things that I had read on this site. I should have listened to you all. I really should have. We arrived... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2005

Just got back. I was there from Dec. 24 to Dec. 31. The food was the biggest disappointment. I was there with my husband and two college aged kids. We all felt that the food was awful. It was tasteless and greasy. We all had indigestion problems. The rooms were okay.They were old and had a mildew smell. The beach... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2004

My husband and myself went here for a 5 day get away.12/15/04 to 12/20/04. First off we have been to the DR twice before and remembering that this is a third world country. Everything isn't going to be as is at home. If you want home stay home!!!!! I'm sick and tired of hearing people crying over stupid things that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2004

Myself and a friend vacationed here in late October 2004 and I accidentally left a gold ring of high sentimental value on the nightstand. I immediately informed my vacation representative who assured me that the people of the Dominican Rep were honest and caring and would do anything to make sure I went away happy. I didn't know what his... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2004

Also stayed at the Grand Flamenco Dec. 4-11. Agree, bang on with review from Waterloo, Ontario.......beach is awesome..........the grounds and the rooms are clean and always maintained........if you want to be close to the beach ask for building 13...........rooms 104-109. 204-209, and 304-309, face the ocean...........more importantly there is a beach bar 30 yards from the building...........bottled water everywhere.........rooms have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2004

My fiancee and I just returned from a one week vacation to the Grand Flamenco Resort. We were there from December 4th to the 11th. Let's start with the resort: The Grand Flamenco is a big resort, and first impression is that it is beautiful. With an open concept large lobby that looks like something you would see in Vegas... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2004

My wife and I stayed here for the seven-day period of December 3rd through December 10th. Having already stayed at another all-inclusive resort (the Bahia Principe Tulum in Mexico), we thought we had a good idea of what to expect and this experience was pretty much on target with a few exceptions. The Bad: The Food - Overall the food... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2004

Grand Flamenco - November 22nd - Dec 1st 2004 __________________________________________ We stayed at the Grand Flamenco for 10 days/9 nights and had the most incredible time here. Here is an honest re-cap of our time there: HOTEL: The hotel, its decor, the grounds, the service and the people are top-notch; excellent! It's an all-inclusive hotel, so there were many cheap... More 

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Address: Avenida Espana, Bavaro, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (Formerly Occidental Grand Flamenco Punta Cana)
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana > Bavaro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Occidental Grand Punta Cana 3.5*
Number of rooms: 852
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Also Known As:
Occidental Grand Flamenco Punta Cana Hotel Punta Cana
Grand Flamenco Punta Cana
Occidental Punta Cana
Flamenco Punta Cana
Grand Flamenco Occidental Punta Cana
Punta Cana Occidental Grand Flamenco
Occidental Flamenco Punta Cana
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#9 Top resorts Hotel in Bavaro
#9 Spa Hotel in Bavaro
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Bavaro

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