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New: Nickelodeon Resort Punta Cana

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caribjournal.com/2015/…

It was announced late last month that Karisma Hotels and Resorts along with Viacom will be opening a Nickelodeon-themed resort in Punta Cana in late 2016 and is currently simply named "Nickelodeon Punta Cana". This is the first all-inclusive resort of it's kind for the brand, and the article states that there are plans to open a second in Mexico as well.

I have not seen any construction or exact location details. If it is a new build, my guess is that it would be between Uvero Alto and Arena Gorda, as anything south of there to the airport is quite populated already.

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Might be on the lot between hard rock and barcelo punta cana

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seems to be Uvero Alto...there are works going on every day close to Chic so could be that one...here an article (in Spanish ) that talks about 2 hotels opening in the area, one of those is the Nickelodeon...

diariodigital.com.do/2015/…

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WOW hate to see how much they are gonna charge people to stay there with that kind of branding

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Should be a good choice for families with young kids. We've been twice to the El Dorado Royale which is a Karisma hotel, and we loved it!

http://www.karismahotels.com

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Wish them the best of luck. Im not a fan. The nick resort in orlando is nauseating to look at. Great concept , but not there yet!

Nickelodeon has been trying for years to get into the resort market . I dont see the company deserving of a high priced resort, but it will truly be one of a kind in the carribean.

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Definitely not my cup of tea....if had kids and wanted to take them to a Nickelodeon destination, I'd just go to Florida.

I'm sure many will appreciate having another family-friendly option in PC, though.

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How close will this be to the new excellence?

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I am with ms123456.

Of course kids will like it but I'd rather expose them to something more locally authentic.

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Well, now instead of being worried about somebody walking by the pool trying to get you to take a picture with a snake or a monkey, folks can worry about being approached to have their picture taken with someone in a SpongeBob SquarePants suite. LOL.

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VTWINBMX, it will likely be in the general vicinity as they both will be in Uvero Alto.

I think there will definitely be a market for this. No, probably 75-85% of us on here will never have any desire to go, but I think it will bring a lot more families to Punta Cana.

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