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by on September 17, 2013 |

On October 26th, Rihanna will entertain over 13,000 fans at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana. The recipient of six Grammy Awards® and seven Billboard Music Awards, Rihanna has sold more than 41 million albums and 150 million digital tracks worldwide, and currently holds the record as the top-selling digital artist of all time. Forbes named Rihanna the world’s No. 1 social media star with more than 3.8 billion views on YouTube/VEVO, the most ever for any female artist, more than 74 million Facebook fans and over 30 million Twitter followers. In addition to her 12 Hot 100 No. 1 singles and overall 24 Top 10 singles, Rihanna also has 18 No. 1 singles on the Billboard Dance Club Song Charts.

“We’re beyond excited to welcome Rihanna to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana,” said Chief Operating Officer, Rafael Chapur. “As leaders in the hospitality industry, we take great pride in hosting some of music’s leading talent at the world’s first all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotels.”

Tickets are on sale now with prices ranging from General Admission $70, Diamond $100, Platinum $150 and Special Guest $500. Guests staying five nights or more are guaranteed two tickets for purchase to see the highly anticipated live performance. Tickets are not included in the hotel stay and must be purchased through link or at the ticket counter on property.

Keeping with the all-day, all-night, all-included way of life, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana combines unparalleled offerings with rockin’ style to make for the most lavish Dominican Republic vacation. In addition to the A-List performance, guests are invited to experience luxe nightlife amenities including entertaining shows, specialty cocktails, signature lounges, themed parties and a larger-than-life Vegas-style casino, featuring the acclaimed ORO nightclub and Simon Mansion & Supper Club by Chef Kerry Simon.

The 1,787 room Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana is situated on pristine sugar white sands stretching 121-acres along Macao Beach in the Dominican Republic. Hard Rock’s first all-inclusive hotel and casino exudes five-star all inclusive amenities and personal services to create the ultimate getaway featuring an endless array of enticing outdoor activities and exhilarating entertainment options. Among the resort’s many offerings are luxe accommodations featuring the Hard Rock’s branded “Rock Star Suite,” the signature Rock Spa®, 18-hole Nicklaus designed golf course, exclusive Colin Cowie wedding and honeymoon collections, Little Big Club™ kids center, and iconic music memorabilia. Guests also enjoy 15 expansive pools, four swim-up bars, a kids pool and lazy river. A variety of gourmet dining options are available through the resort’s ten restaurants, including Brazilian steakhouse Impanema, Zen Asian Teppanyaki, Pizzeto brick-oven pizza and more. The property also features more than 65,000 square-feet of flexible event and meeting space.

by on September 13, 2013 |

Visit October 13-20, 2013 and enjoy some singles fun in the sun at the adults only all inclusive Barcelo Bavaro Beach!

Each and every detail has been taken care of so this escape becomes an unforgettable one. Every morning there are stretching exercises on the beach, to start off the day with the positive energy we absorb from the sea breeze and with the healthy feeling provided by stretching. Within this program, the days are focused on the private surroundings and in combination with having fun: volleyball tournaments held on the beach, water aerobics, excursions, table tennis, dance competitions… no time for being bored! As the sun goes down on Bávaro beach, the evening air soaks up the magic of this Dominican beach, leading the way to some of the calendar’s most vibrant dates: White Party, fancy dress party, Karaoke Night, 80′s party, Miss&Mister Bávaro, and the gala dinner and farewell party of the last evening

Sunday, Oct 13th – Welcome & Dinner at Higuey Bar.

Monday Oct 14th

  • 10:00am – Stretching at the beach
  • 11:00am – Beach Volleyball
  • 12:00pm – Water Aerobics
  • 2:00pm – Horse Shoes
  • 3:00pm – Beach Soccer
  • 4:00pm – Pool Party
  • 8:00pm – Dinner: Caribe Restaurant
  • 10:00pm – White Party: La Piña

Tuesday Oct 15th

  • 10:00am – Stretching
  • 11:00am – Crazy Games
  • 12:00pm – Water Aerobics
  • 2:00pm – Table Tennis
  • 3:00pm – Beach Volleyball
  • 4:00pm – Table Changing
  • 8:00pm – Dinner: Caribe Restaurant
  • 10:00pm – Karaoke Night: Theater

Wednesday Oct 16th

  • 10:00-6pm – Gymkhana
  • 8:00pm – Dinner
  • 10:00pm – Fancy Dress Costume Party

Thursday, Oct 17th

  • 10:00am – 6:00pm-Excursion day
  • 8:00pm – A la carte restaurants in Barceló Bávaro Palace Deluxe
  • 10:00pm – Party – Disco Bávaro

Friday Oct 18th

  • 10:00am – Stretching
  • 11:00am – Table Tennis
  • 12:00pm – Water Aerobics
  • 3:00pm – Beach Volleyball
  • 4:00pm – Dance Competition
  • 8:00pm – Dinner – La Brisa
  • 10:00pm – Miss & Mister Bávaro

Saturday Oct 19th

  • 10:00am – Stretching
  • 11:00am – Beach Volleyball
  • 12:00pm – Water Aerobics
  • 2:00pm – Bocce Ball
  • 3:00pm – Crazy Games
  • 8:00pm – Gala Dinner: Convention Center
  • 10:00pm – Goodbye Party: Convention Center

Sunday Oct 20th – Check out. See you next year!

*This program is subject to change and is independent from the activities of the hotel

by on September 5, 2013 |

What better way to treat your family during the Christmas Holiday than to take your family on a beach vacation?  I know that when I was a child, we never took family vacations.  I can only imagine what it would be like as a child now to wake up Christmas morning to see the ocean crash into the sand and know that as soon as Mom and Dad are up… I’m getting in that ocean to play!

We still have some hotel space available in places such as the Riviera Maya, Punta Cana and Jamaica for the Christmas season but act fast, seating on the flights are going to be very limited!  A key to saving money on this years Christmas vacation is to try and arrive as many days before Christmas as possible.  For example, December 22nd will be cheaper than arriving on December 23rd.  It’s the nights between Christmas and New Years that end up being more expensive.

by on August 29, 2013 |
If you are a beach person like me here are three of the top beaches you should consider for your next get away. The first I would look at is Eagle and Palm beach in Aruba, white sand and turquoise waters for miles with plenty of resorts to choose from, from the high-rise Resorts on Palm beach to the smaller oceanfront properties on Eagle beach. The second I would check out would be Bavaro beach in Punta Cana Dominican Republic. A lot like Aruba its white sand and turquoise waters for miles with some of the top all inclusive brand resorts like Iberostar and RIU Resorts lined up and down this amazing beachfront stretch of property. Third I would look towards Jamaica with seven mile beach located in Negril. Known for what seems like an endless stretch of beach with amazing crystal clear waters its a beach travelers just cant stay away from. In Negril you have great shopping and nightlife along with some amazing all inclusive resorts to fit whatever you are looking for out of a resort.
So for all you beach lovers out there here are three great locations to consider for your next trip to the Caribbean which any would be a great place to visit year round. I know my next trip I will be heading to one of these three to just kick back and enjoy the scenery for a while.
by on August 27, 2013 |

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by on August 6, 2013 |

Save big by booking early for your President’s Day travel.  Since airfare prices for holiday travel only get higher as the travel dates near, book now and get the best rates!  Can’t pay in full today? No problem!  With as little as $125 per person down* you can secure your vacation today and pay the rest 45 days before you leave!  We making booking holiday travel easy!

Cancun, Mexico
Crown Paradise Club Cancun $504 per person
Riu Palace Las Americas $768 per person
Dreams Cancun $824 per person
Riviera Maya, Mexico
Sandos Caracol Eco Resort $500 per person
Grand Bahia Principe Tulum $572 per person
Dreams Puerto Aventuras $716 per person
Iberostar Paraiso Lindo $768 per person
Cozumel, Mexico
El Cozumeleno $384 per person
Park Royal Cozumel $472 per person
Occidental Grand Cozumel $556 per person
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Royal Decameron Complex $344 per person
Grand Palladium Vallarta $472 per person
Barcelo Puerto Vallarta $552 per person
Riu Palace Pacifico $640 per person
Los Cabos, Mexico
Hola Grand Faro $476 per person
Riu Santa Fe $540 per person
Melia Cabo Real $552 per person
Sandos Finisterra $684 per person
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Bavaro Princess $476 per person
Majestic Colonial $620 per person
Now Larimar $716 per person
Royal Suites Turquesa*adults only $868 per person
Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica $628 per person
Riu Ocho Rios $732 per person
Hilton Rose Hall $816 per person
Iberostar Rose Hall Suites $1068 per person

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Prices valid for 4 nights Feb 14-18, 2014 and based upon adult double occupancy. Prices include transfers to/from the destination airport, all meals and beverages, non-motorized watersports and taxes. Prices valid as of 8/5/2013 and do not include airfare. *Deposit amounts will vary based upon airfare/type of package