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With 30,000 acres of beautiful, flawless beaches with turquoise waters and white sand, Cap Cana is a destination for every type of traveler, offering a variety of things to do, places to dine and tons of sun to bask in.
One of the most beautiful and desirable vacation spots in the world is only a ten minute drive from Punta Cana’s airport. It’s home to one of the most renowned golf courses, spectacular marinas, and is accredited by international journals for its fishing.
Enjoy excursions without ever leaving the comfort of Cap Cana
Once travelers arrive in Cap Cana, everything they need for a complete Dominican experience is within close proximity, without ever leaving the gates of the private community.
Golf enthusiasts will want to check out what’s considered one of the best courses in the Caribbean – the Jack Nicklaus Signature Punta Espada Golf Club, This challenging par-72 course has been ranked by Golfweek Magazine as the number one golf course in the Caribbean and Mexico for eight consecutive years, and #63 in the World on the Golf Digest rankings. It also classified in Robb Report’s Best of the Best Golf Courses in the World in May 2007. Punta Espada has also had the honour of hosting the Cap Cana Championship, a PGA Champions Tour event, on multiple occasions. It’s also a fair course for the average golfer, and has amazing rock formations and eight holes – nearly half the course – on the glistening Caribbean Sea.
For those more adventurous travelers, there’s Scape Park which offers a variety of excursions including an opportunity to zip line though the trees with Zipline Eco Splash, which takes you through the trees and ends with a refreshing splash in the water.
Other options at Scape Park include swimming in cenotes, exploring caves and cultural tours.
Where to stay – Sanctuary Cap Cana
Sanctuary Cap Cana is the Dominican Republic’s most exclusive adults-only all-inclusive resort within the region. Perched on a cliff overlooking the ocean, Sanctuary Cap Cana by Playa Hotels and Resorts resembles a colonial Spanish castle and provides a sophisticated adults-only ambiance for romantic getaways.
Guests can revel in unexpected luxuries including innovative swim-up suites, an array of authentic dining venues and world-class spas. Stunning oceanfront settings, vibrant culture, live entertainment and so much more—it’s always included.
The grounds feel like a sun-splashed, tropical garden, and there are enough swimming pools to keep you busy for a week.
It’s a perfect time to book now as guests who book in July for travel in July, August and September will receive complimentary add-ons that include a – room upgrades to the Luxury Tower (subject to availability), early check-in and late check-out, sparkling wine bottle and petit fours on arrival, complimentary butler services, one-hour hydrotherapy and a 20% discount at Sanctuary Spa and a romantic in-room dinner for two.
Still considered to be a public beach in the Dominican Republic, the entrance of Juanillo Beach is guarded by the community of Cap Cana making it one of the Dominican’s best kept secrets.
Its wide-open beach, shallow, crystal blue pool-like waters and unique types of palm trees extend between Cap Cana Marina and Sanctuary Cap Cana Golf & Spa Resort. Just steps from the resort, it’s guest-favorite.
Waves are usually gentle on this side of the country, making Cap Cana beaches ideal for those looking for a more relaxing experience.
Relax and Recharge
For those seeking a sanctuary for the senses, the Sanctuary Spa offers a sublime atmosphere of pure indulgence and pampering including hydro treatments and cutting edge therapies that combine to offer the ultimate spa experience. Guests can visit the world-class sanctuary and indulge in some of the most soothing, relaxing and result-driven treatments including the celebrity favorite Taino’s Sensation, a signature treatment that includes exfoliation with hand carved clay stone and massage.
Fantastic Dining and Nightlife
Sanctuary Cap Cana offers live nightly entertainment, theme and cocktail parties. The night is as young as you make it with five bars, including a live piano bar.
The resort is also across from Sanctuary Town which features 9 additional bistros, including themed posh bistros, two themed bars and a food truck with new approaches to the local culinary variety.
Available to all guests and residents of Cap Cana, Sanctuary Town combines and authentic ambience and décor unique to each venue. The atmosphere will transport you to a different place and era; and each bite will be a delight to your senses.