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wiarton
Reviewed March 6, 2010

Hi everyone who is leery about going to this hotel... I read alot of reviews about this hotel before going to Punta Cana and was very worried that it was going to be terrible.. It was totally the opposite to the bad reviews from your website! I was with my husband, two children (twelve and sixteen) and my father. Everyone...

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Sudbury,Ontario
Reviewed March 5, 2010

We have just returned from a two week stay ( Feb.16-Mar.2) at the Occidental Grand. Like a lot of others, I had read the reviews and was concerned about what people had written. No need to have worried. We had a wonderful holiday with NO complaints. We have been to many resorts throughout the Caribbean and Mexico, so certainly can...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed March 5, 2010

We stayed at the Preference Club Bldg 26 3rd floor, very clean, plenty of towels, face cloths, drinking water, ac worked great, ceiling fan, nice touch 2 bath robes, and slippers,bowl of fruit,and bottle of rum, pleny of closet space. Lot of people griped about not having hot water, it didn't matter when we took our shower, always had hot...

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New York
Reviewed March 5, 2010

My mother, cousins and I went to this resort to celebrate our 10th year of traveling together in February. We treated ourselves by paying for 2 suites but when we arrived we were taken to a standard room in bldg 11. DISGUSTING!! It smelled of mildew, the furniture was very old and raggedy, the tub was absolutely disgusting. It had...

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ONTARIO
Reviewed March 3, 2010

We were there February 20th to February 27th 2010 Building 24. No hot water for the entire week......and nobody could or would do anything about it. The food and service was horrible. The Harassment by scammers wandering the resort - the beach is one thing but these people we wandering the resort with their aggressive selling. The so call consciere...

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Staten Island, New York
Reviewed March 2, 2010

I've done a lot of traveling, both budget friendly and no expense spared travel, and one thing I've learned at all inclusive resorts is never to expect too much from the institution especially one the size of the Occidental. That being said, I read countless reviews -- both good and bad before booking, and I have to say, I was...

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Reviewed March 1, 2010

All of the negative reviews from negative minded people will have you confused on what to believe. It's best to see things for yourself. My Husband and I visited the Occidential Grand and had a very nice time and enjoyed ourselves to the fullest. We had no complaints and will go again. My thoughts of this resort was nothing like...

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3Thank ChicagoFunTravelers
Toronto
Reviewed March 1, 2010

I have just retruned from Occidental , stayed Feb 19-26th and this was my 3rd time staying there. I traveled with 2 other friends and all of us had a fantastic time. Our room was beyond gorgeous, clean and beautiful. Ask for rooom 320-bulding 23. You wont' regret it. We had a bottle of Rum watiing for us, fresh fruit,...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed February 27, 2010

February 10 to February 16. Trip with a friend of mine (both 25 yrs old). Blessed with beautiful weather. Simply, an amazing trip!!! :) SERVICE Concierge, dining, bar, housekeeping staff were great. Pleasant and helpful. The bars were decent. There was swim up pool bar so this was cool! Presidente on tap. And the bartenders can pretty much make any...

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Ambler, Pennsylvania
Reviewed February 25, 2010

This is at least our 8th visit to the Dominican and we have always stayed at Occidental Hotels and this one is the BEST by far.

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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The experience of staying at the Occidental Punta Cana Resort***** means waking up every day in front of a marvelous coral beach and the beautiful sea of Bavaro Beach. Guests will also enjoy some of the best culinary selections, and leisure and sports activities in the Dominican Republic. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Occidental Punta Cana

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: $169 - $362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Occidental 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
Flamenco Punta Cana
Grand Flamenco Occidental Punta Cana
Punta Cana Occidental Grand Flamenco
Occidental Flamenco Punta Cana
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#16 Top resorts Hotel in Bavaro
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Bavaro
#17 Spa Hotel in Bavaro
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