Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has opened The Westin Puntacana Resort & Club in the Dominican Republic.
The Westin Puntacana Resort & Club, which is owned and developed by Grupo Puntacana, includes 200 rooms and suites with ocean views, as well as direct beach access, two dining experiences and access to Puntacana Resort & Club’s world-class facilities.
The new property, which is few minutes away from the Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ), is situated within the picturesque Playa Blanca area of Puntacana Resort & Club.
The Westin Puntacana Resort & Club features an outdoor pool, poolside grill, lobby bar, cigar bar, children’s club, meeting and wedding facilities, and walking trails.
The new property also includes amenities such as a full-service spa, 24hr business centre and the brand’s signature Westin WORKOUT gym.
In addition, guests can also enjoy access to the wide range of amenities offered by the Puntacana Resort & Club, including three miles of white sand beaches, 45-holes of championship golf, a full-service marina, nine restaurants, a Six Senses Spa, horseback riding and a 1,500 acre ecological reserve featuring 12 fresh water lagoons.
The hotel rooms are furnished with Westin Heavenly Bed with lush sheets, down cushioning and a patented pillow-top mattress, as well as Heavenly Bath enhanced with the brand’s Heavenly Shower, Heavenly Robe and White Tea Aloe bath amenities, in-room and high-speed Internet access.
The new resort also serves the Westin brand’s signature SuperFoodsRX menu.
Westin Hotels & Resorts and Le Meridien global brand leader Brian Povinelli said The Westin Puntacana Resort & Club is an outstanding addition to the group’s portfolio in the Caribbean.
"In this spectacular beachfront location, guests can enjoy all of the Westin brand’s signature programmes and amenities, designed to inspire well-being and send them home feeling better than when they arrived," Povinelli added.
Following the opening of Four Points by Sheraton Puntacana Village Hotel in 2012, the Westin Puntacana Resort is the second Starwood property developed in partnership with Grupo Puntacana to open in the Dominican Republic.
Westin Hotels & Resorts, which is owned by Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, includes around 190 hotels and resorts in nearly 40 countries and territories, while Starwood operates 1,169 properties in nearly 100 countries.