Sivory Punta Cana Rating: 4.5 Pearls
Starting at 650 square feet, the Sivory'sare bigger than many studio apartments in . Each room sports a , two , , a giant , a two-person , a two-person (with multiple shower heads), free Wi-Fi, and a comfortable . Modern appliances include large and .
Tortuga Bay Rating: 5.0 Pearls
Each of Tortuga Bay's 15 massive rooms were designed by world-renowned fashion-industry icon Oscar de la Renta. Elegant yet distinctly Caribbean in style, the rooms all have four-poster topped in a unique, woven canopy dome. Most overlook the ocean, and wide swinging allow tropical air to pour in. Nightly turndowns include housekeepers drawing the and placing candles and floating rose petals around it. Features include 37-inch plasma TVs, DVD players (with a free DVD borrowing library), iPod docks, and bath products from L'Occitane (arguably the best toiletries available in the D.R.)
Zoetry Agua Punta Cana Rating: 4.0 Pearls
Composed of only 53 chic, high-tech suites, guest rooms at the Agua are huge -- you can easily fit in a dance party between the and the . White Frette complement dark wood floors and in the , while a bamboo screen separates the bedroom from the , which comes equipped with two Grohe , a wood-and-slate , and a deep . For entertainment, the room has a JVC flat-screen , a , and free Wi-Fi -- a rare treat in the D.R. A Frette and are also included.
Casa Colonial Beach and Spa Rating: 4.0 Pearls
Even the cheapest rooms (the Puerto Plata with free in-room Internet.) at this small-scale boutique hotel come with outdoor on a private . The style is Caribbean-chic -- sisal rugs, white linen love seats, wingback chairs, modern artwork, and mahogany four-poster beds topped with Frette sateen linens. Features include a Bose wave , one of the most upscale in the Caribbean, and a large (albeit tube) . A large window separates the from the , allowing guests to watch TV from the massive . There's also a separate marble walk-in , , a , and a separate . It's also the only resort in
Luxury Bahia Principe Cayo Levantado Rating: 4.0 Pearls
Housed on its own private island, the huge rooms at the Gran Bahia resort offer large, comfortable four-poster beds, and to provide a clean, Caribbean feel. The marble look like a souped-up Greek bathhouse, with walk-in and that are big enough for two. But the star features -- especially given the scenic setting -- are the huge shared between two rooms.
Sanctuary Cap Cana Rating: 4.5 Pearls
Theare like bungalows at the bottom of a cliff, opening directly onto to the . Inside the room, a long leads past a with silky and plenty of space for two weeks' worth of luggage. In the , come with metal posts and canopies overhead. A partially separates the bedroom from a , where a rattan and chair face the large and Philips .