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Occidental Grand Punta Cana

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Avenida Espana, Bavaro, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic (Formerly Occidental Grand Flamenco Punta Cana)
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2008

We just got back from the Occidental Grand Flamenco Punta Cana, worst hotel and service we have ever experienced. I thought it was a 5 star hotel but the front desk was more than happy to assure me that they have been and never will be a 5 star hotel, that this was a common misconception shared by lots of... More 

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Morton, IL
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2008

We had a group of four couples on this trip and we each had problems. It started when checking in, the hotel had 'misplaced' one couples reservation and wasn't willing to help them and became very rude even ignoring the couple while they were standing at the front desk. The second day we realized that HALF the food at the... More 

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2 Thank stylist27
Edmonton
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2008

We just returned from a week at the resort Occidental Grand Flamengo Punta Cana. We arrived on June 1/08 and departed on June 8/08. The resort is clean and tidy, however a lack of the English language. We went to the buffet and were greeted with hola each morning however absolutely no personal service. They people that worked in the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2008

Basic accommodation, large and clean though. Very good value for money, booked an all inclusive package. All restaurants were lovely, with lots of choice and great food. Massive great pool with swim up bar. Good facilities, pool, table tennis, archery, watersports. Good for families with kids and couples.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2008

I travelled 5/29-6/4/08. I read all the reviews and I was a little nervous about this place. I almost changed the hotel. I would rate the hotel as average. Remember you are in a 3rd world country. Room: needed renovation, furniture , bathroom and tv old, the channels were mostly spanish. But the room was clean and we did not... More 

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USA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2008

Service was terrible, the rooms we booked were not available so they put cots in the room...not what we paid for, but they ended up being more comfortable then the beds. Guys walking around the lobby and beach trying to sell you stuff...more annoying then anything. not very relaxing. Would not recommend this place.

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toronto
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2008

my friend and i have been to punta cana 8 times and have stayed at 3 or 4 different resorts. i have to say that this one is close to the bottom of our list. we flew with air transat and stayed in the "premium club". transat holidays will do their best to make your stay as good as it... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2008

I don’t know WHERE to start, this was my FAR the WORST hotel experience EVER! From check-in to check out there was problem after problem after problem!! Check-in It took me 5 hours to check in.. after flying all day this was the LAST thing I expected. I have traveled many a MDW weekend and although fully staffed, the front... More 

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new york
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2008

I recently stayed at the Flamenco Memorial Day Weekend. We stayed for 6 days, and there were 4 of us. It's not that bad!!!! Were there a few issues, yes, but you're on vacation, lighten up and go with the flow. Check-In: somewhat of a long line, but went pretty quickly. Not too much of an issue there, the help... More 

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Brooklyn, NY
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2008

This was the worst vacation of my life. The weather was cloudy all week. Take away the beach and the pool there was absolutely nothing to do. Any water activity I wanted to do was always cancelled due to rain. I was bored out of my mind. I managed to go snorkeling one day and that was actually cool. That... More 

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