MINNEAPOLIS—Radisson Hotel Group has signed Radisson Blu Resort & Residences, Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. Located on the beach of Cabeza de Toro, the property is close to downtown Punta Cana and the Punta Cana International Airport, as well as major attractions where guests can go swimming with dolphins at Dolphin Explorer or deep sea fishing with Club Nautico Cabeza de Toro. Prior to opening its doors as a Radisson Blu, the property is undergoing an extensive renovation.
“While our world looks a little different today, we know travel will return, and we are working diligently to provide the best hotels, in top destinations, with in-depth cleanliness and disinfection procedures for our guests as soon as they feel safe to travel again,” said Jim Alderman, CEO, Americas, Radisson Hotel Group. “Radisson Blu is showing incredible growth in the Caribbean with upcoming locations in Aruba, Grenada and now the Dominican Republic, which demonstrates our momentum as we move forward in executing our strategic growth strategy.”
The resort will feature 164 suites, distributed among twelve buildings. There will be a variety of room types, with some suites offering full kitchens and views of the Caribbean Sea. Amenities will include the on-site spa, fitness center, beach access, and an outdoor pool and Jacuzzi. There will also be a small meeting space for intimate gatherings and events. The resort will have a multitude of dining options at its five restaurants featuring a variety of cuisine, including Caribbean, Italian and a healthy juice bar and deli. Additional amenities will include butler service, in-room dining, airport pickup and private check-in. The resort is anticipated to open in Q4 of this year.