Articles Mentioning Punta Cana Hotels

The Best Excursions in Punta Cana

An array of all-inclusive hotels, some of the nicest stretches of sand in the Caribbean, and practically perfect weather make Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic a popular getaway. While many tourists are content to relax at their mega-resort’s swim-up bar and lounge on the beach, there are several tours worth leaving the hotel for.…

The 9 Best Bang-for-Your-Buck All-Inclusives in Punta Cana

One of the biggest reasons people book an all-inclusive vacation is because it’s stress-free — everything is paid for upfront, so you can drink, dine, and play to your heart’s content upon arrival. But not all-inclusives are created equal. Some are subpar spots with disappointing amenities, while others exceed expectations and deliver the most bang…

New (and Newly Renovated) All-Inclusives You Need to Visit in 2019

While some New Year’s resolutions focus on getting fit and saving money, other goals (like ours) are geared toward travel. For all those who fall in the latter camp, we compiled a collection of new and newly renovated all-inclusive resorts, from Cancun to the Canary Islands. So when you start plotting your 2019 escape, consult…

The 20 Most Popular All-Inclusive Resorts of 2018

A new year brings new beginnings, new adventures, and fortunately, even new hotels. But before we focus on the future, we’d like to take a moment to look back at this year’s most popular properties. Digging deep into our data, we found the most sought-after all-inclusive resorts around the world. Take a look at our…

The Most Romantic Beachfront Hotels in the Caribbean and Mexico

Whether you’re celebrating a honeymoon or looking to spend some quality time with your sweetheart, a beachside vacation is often a go-to choice. Mexico and the Caribbean are packed with stunning hotels along the ocean, but not all offer the romantic atmosphere many couples want. With that in mind, we sorted through hundreds of hotels…

8 Awesome Honeymoons for $2,000 or Less

Beach at Royal Hideaway Playacar, Playa del Carmen/Oyster The tradition of traveling after a whirlwind wedding is something many couples look forward to. However, shelling out loads of cash for a honeymoon, especially after emptying out your pockets for a wedding, is less than ideal. Couples, on average, spend around $4,466 for a honeymoon, though…

The 11 Most-Loved Hotels on Oyster

There are tens of thousands of reviewed hotels on Oyster, but certain properties are consistently popular with our readers. We took a look at the hotels that received the most favorites (the heart icon next to the hotel name, which allows travelers to save it to their profile), and decided to share them with you.…

5 Fun Things to Do With Your Family Around Punta Cana

Water Park at Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana/Oyster Punta Cana is one of the most popular beach getaways in the Caribbean. The plethora of affordable all-inclusive beach resorts, access to the Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea, and relatively short three-hour flights from Miami make the sunny destination an ideal spot for families to relax…

10 All-Inclusive Resorts With Awesome Water Parks

Along with frolicking on a beach, splashing around in a water park tops any list of classic summer activities. These aquatic playgrounds — complete with winding waterslides, relaxing lazy rivers, suspended buckets of water, and interactive playscapes — offer a fun way to beat the heat. Fortunately, there are a number of hotels that house…

Hotel Face-Off: Excellence Punta Cana vs. Excellence El Carmen

Aerial View of Excellence Punta Cana/Oyster If you’ve been researching the best adults-only luxury hotels in Punta Cana, you’ve likely come across the sister properties Excellence Punta Cana and Excellence El Carmen. The two beachfront beauties are almost neighbors — you can get from one gated entrance to the next in a five-minute drive. However,…