3 Punta Cana Resorts We’re Completely Obsessed With (Updated January 2022)

January 14, 2022Tom Spruce
three punta cana resorts we're obsessed with

These three Punta Cana resorts are delivering fun in the Dominican sun and we can’t get enough.

Stunning Bavaro Beach in Punta Cana. Photo by Melisa Popanicic on Unsplash

It’s not often we lose our cool here at Caribbean Warehouse. But these three incredible Punta Cana resorts are getting holidaying in the Dominican Republic spot on and we’re absolutely here for them. 


Top of the pops in Punta Cana!

This trio of awesomeness are exactly what you need in your holiday life: 

  • Excellence Punta Cana
  • Ocean El Faro El Beso
  • Excellence El Carmen


High-end holidaying

There’s many reasons why we love Punta Cana. But one of the main reasons is the incredible resorts which deliver everything you could want for an unforgettable break. 

An intoxicating array of activities, stunning beaches and, of course, incredible cocktails make this trio the Punta Cana stand out’s. Whether you’re a travelling twosome or you’re looking to blow out the family cobwebs with a bosting break, these destinations have what you’re looking for.

But enough talk, let’s get into that terrific trio of resorts in more detail. 

There are some unforgettable activities available at these resorts

Excellence Punta Cana

One of the latest resorts in the Excellence Collection stable. Excellence Punta Cana shows just why this place is so special. 

A TripAdvisor Traveller’s Choice Award winning regular, with a whopping 11 restaurants. 12 bars, and 4 pools it’s an absolute adults-only playground.

Plus, when you’re not kicking back on the dazzling beachfront or sating your appetite with anything from Italian to Mexican to Asian cuisine. You could be making the most of the enviable facilities. 

  • Excellence Punta Cana
  • View from the main pool overlooking the beachfront
  • Swimming pool inside resort
  • Beach bar
  • Italian restaurant in Punta Cana
  • the tranquil spa interior
  • Hydrotherapy in the spa

Take some time out in the rejuvenating Miilé Spa where trained therapists ensure you leave feeling completely renewed. Or, if you prefer a faster pace to your activities, how about learning a new skill with the water sports centre or cooking, dancing, and Spanish lessons

Away from the razzle dazzle of the spa, restaurants, beaches, and bars, your Excellence Punta Cana room is an oasis of tranquillity. Light, airy, and spacious suites are bedecked in modern design touches and elevated amenities. Upgrade to Excellence Club and really start to feel like a superstar. 

  • Relaxing Junior Suite
  • Excellence Club Junior Suite
  • Excellence Club Imperial Suite
  • Honeymoon Suite

Find out more about our latest Excellence Punta Cana offer now

Ocean El Faro El Beso

A newly built hotel boasting stunning, chic interiors which allow you to slip into comfort. Ocean El Faro El Beso is aimed at delivering pure relaxation. 

The beachfront location puts you right on the golden sand of the Dom Rep’s Caribbean coast. Moreover when you’re done admiring the majesty of the coastline, take your reclining elsewhere with a meander along the resort’s lazy river

After long days relaxing under the Dominican sun, go on a wander through the resort and come a across a plethora of drinking and dining options. From succulent Italian classics through to bold Asian flavours, you can have the dining experience of your dreams.

Although, if all that lounging, drinking, dining and making merry starts getting a little on top, fear not. The on-site spa and fitness centre are the perfect places to head for some exfoliation and self-care. 

Another element which makes Ocean El Faro one of our top Dom Rep resorts is the ‘El Beso’ area. This portion of the resort is reserved specially for the grown-ups. Within the El Beso section you’ll find adults-only restaurants, bars and rooms. So if you want an activity-packed adventure for just the two of you, you’ll find it here. 


Here’s our guide to Everything You Need To Know About Ocean El Faro El Beso

Excellence El Carmen 

Excellence El Carmen is one of the most popular resorts in Punta Cana for a reason… it’s incredible. Plenty of first-class bars, restaurants, pools and other facilities cement this reputation.

As a slice of pure adults-only paradise in Punta Cana. Excellence El Carmen has won multiple awards from TripAdvisor for quality service and it’s easy to see why. Like a village of tranquillity on the Caribbean coast it’s perfect for escaping the hubbub of modern living. 

Lounge to your heart’s content on the glistening beach or in one of the 23 soothing pools dotted around the site. The resort itself blends modern architecture and contemporary interior design with Caribbean flair to create a stunning environment for an unforgettable, and very Instagrammable, break. 

In addition, the Miile Spa is the perfect place to dial up the relaxation on your Dom Rep escape. Whether you take advantage of the incredible list of beauty therapies available or choose to indulge in some of the luxurious treatments. This spa will leave you feeling renewed and ready to start, end or continue your break completely rejuvenated. 


Check out what Blogger Jennifer Lam thought of Excellence El Carmen

Ready to pack?

We undertand it’s been a while since you last touched down in the Dom Rep. 

So, to help you acclimatise a little easier, we’ve compiled a list of reasons why we love Punta Cana. Think of it as our love note to this stunning dsestination. 

On the other hand, if you’re ready to find out more about these 3 dazzling destinations. Click the button below to shop them in our latest super-romantic February collection now.

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