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Occidental Caribe

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Hackensack, New Jersey
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

ROOM: My room was okay, the AC worked well, there was a ceiling fan and a nice deck overlooking the pool. We had issues with our toilet flushing, but I'll get into that later. We always had towels and a stocked mini bar. We traveled with a group and other rooms had leaks in the bathroom and a few issues....

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Marcos C, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Although we are quite surprised and dismayed by the content of your review regarding your holiday at our hotel, please rest assured that your comments have been taken on board and revised by the entire Management team, however we would like to take this opportunity to clarify certain aspects of your review as a simple matter of exactness...

Markham, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I've been to Dominican twice before so I have something to compare it to. THE GOOD: The beach was by far one of the best I have ever seen. The water was so clear and turquoise. It was gorgeous and I wanted to stay in it all day. Entertainment was great! Julio Gil was the best part. Foam party and...

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Marcos C, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We first would like to thank you for choosing our hotel for your holidays in Punta Cana and for letting us know your concerns relating to your time in our hotel as it gives us an opportunity to look at areas which may have for improvement and for that we are grateful. We are thrilled you enjoyed the...

Potomac, Maryland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

food and bar were very very good the room also were great I wish I could stay longer I would go back there when ever I be able we really enjoy our stay there were plenty of food an drink my evert was the breakfast

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Marcos C, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback on your recent holiday experience among us, our main goal being to ensure we keep on delivering unforgettable holiday experiences to our guests, your comments are crucial in this process therefore we highly value your time and constructive critics. We look forward to welcoming you back again very soon. Best Regards Director...

Mayodan, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Bad experience. 21 folks in our group and everyone complained Reservations for dinner were not filled. Guest services office people were rude. Overall bad experience will not return They told us one thing at check-in and over the phone and then they told us something else when we got there.

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Marcos C, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the time you took out of your day to share your comments regarding your recent stay in our hotel. It is with great concern that we read your comments about our staff mostly because their service has been praised many times for their professionalism yet genuine friendliness and we assure you that what you described...

new bedford ,ma
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

great location, Beautiful grounds, great children pool with slides, best of all no trying to sell you time sharing. Very relation atmosphere, great lay out. No rain during my stay if we did have it it would not spot from going to the nightly shows or the restaurants. Had elevators so no need to complain about stairs. I'm no a...

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Marcos C, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I would like to express our gratitude for the comments you made about your recent visit. They help us to understand how our guests experience their stay with us, it is always our goal to achieve maximum customer satisfaction and we are delighted to hear that your holiday at Occidental Caribe was an enjoyable one. We continuously strive...

New Market, Maryland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel was nice. A little outdated but fine. Pools and beach were awesome. Water has a few more waves then we would have liked and a little cooler for me but refreshing. Food was good at buffet. Mexican restaurant was the best for lunch and dinner. We ate there 4 times. Italian was horrible. Seafood restaurant was ok but...

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Marcos C, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for the time you spent to share your personal impressions of your stay at our hotel, we always welcome feedback, as it allows us to continually improve the experience we create for our guests. We certaily look forward to serving you again and to have the opportunity to exceed you expectations in a not...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Overall, the I had a great time during my stay. It was my first time traveling to the Dominican Republic and because of my positive experience at this resort I would do it again and we are considering it for next year.

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Marcos C, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great feedback of your recent holiday experience at our hotel, guest satisfaction is our number one goal and there is nothing better than achieving that, we are happy our hotel and staff were able to meet all your needs during your stay. We look forward to serving you again soon. Best Regards Director Occidental...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

So this was a family trip / birthday celebration with a couple of friends from Canada. Since I'm meticulous about how I choose a resort, reviewed this one carefully online and chose this for the price and the layout of the hotel. The layout is super-important to me because if laid out correctly, the resort is more conducive to social...

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Marcos C, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are really sorry to hear that you did not enjoy the experience in our hotel to the fullest as we strive to make each stay with us an unforgettable one, discussions involving the respective team members and management have taken place to review your comments, and we would like to assure you that all of your concerns...

Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

It was a A unforgettable vacation,everything was Perfect , the peaple there is very friendlly, the Shows are so good Specially Michael Jackson Show, and the bartenders jose, doroteo, yimi, and Ismael, nur the Must Important is the enterteimend they are so funny specially Julio iglesias, Robert, and Gabriel chocolate.

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Marcos C, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First and foremost we would like to thank you for the praising review you shared following your recent visit to our hotel and are delighted to read that we were able to match your expectations. We thank you for your very kind words about our entertainment team as they work tirelessly every day to entertain our guests during...

Stratford, Connecticut
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had an amazing time here. The place is huge. The bars are all fully stocked and employees are super friendly. We loved the main buffet and all the restaurants they had to offer especially the mexican rest. The hibachi was OK only. The free shows they put on every night were such great acts and the casino is fun....

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Marcos C, Director General at Occidental Caribe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First and foremost we would like to thank you for choosing our hotel for your visit to Punta Cana and for recommending us to the travel community of TripAdvisor, this is undoubtedly the best reward for us all. It is also good to know that you enjoyed the many culinary delights prepared by our professional Chefs who always...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service

Additional Information about Occidental Caribe

Address: Carretera Macao s/n | Playa Arena Gorda, Punta Cana 23301, Dominican Republic (Formerly Barcelo Punta Cana)
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: €110 - €287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Occidental Caribe 3.5*
Number of rooms: 798
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Also Known As:
Barcelo Punta Cana Hotel Punta Cana
Breezes Punta Cana
Barcelo Punta Cana Resort
Barcelo Premium Punta Cana
Barcelo Dominican Punta Cana
Punta Cana Barcelo
Hotel Style:
#40 Casino Hotel in Punta Cana
#56 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#57 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#59 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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