Club Med Punta Cana Hotel 4 star
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Neither too good nor too bad, the Club Med Punta Cana is certainly not excessive. Simplicity and kindness will make you feel at home right away.

This hotel review is a translation from the French by the agency Traductéo.

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      Club Med Punta Cana   -   © C. Hiltgen/Easyvoyage 2015

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    Location 9.0 /10

    Located in Punta Cana, the tourist epicentre in the country with its 25 miles of beach, encircled by the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, on the west coast of the Dominican Republic, the Club Med hotel is some 29 miles from the bustling town of Higuey (1 hour) and a three hour and a quarter drive from Santo Domingo, the capital town of the Dominican Republic. The international airport in Punta Cana is 6 miles from the hotel (10 minutes), and the international airport of Santo Domingo, Las Americas, is three hours away.

    Accommodation 8.00 /10

    The 519 rooms of the Club Med, located in 2-storey buildings, are relatively spacious and tastefully decorated, combining colonial inspiration and more contemporary notes. The family lodgings (2 rooms) have a king size bed, 2 children's beds, a bathroom with a shower and welcome products, air conditioning, a hair dryer, telephone, radio / CD, a mini - refrigerator and a coffee machine, satellite television, an ironing kit and a safe. Comfort certainly, not luxury.

    Overview 8.50 /10

    It is simple. At the Club Med in Punta Cana, you will feel great immediately. The main reason is that it is welcoming. This is essential for a hotel, it is evident and yet in Punta Cana, it is extremely rare. Here, no size, no pretension, but quality equipment and a well managed organisation. A total of 25 colourful buildings, in pink ochre and pastel blue, a swimming pool overlooking the sea, a flying trapeze, a large amphitheatre, two buffets, everything seems perfectly arranged and measured. Neither too little nor too much. It is a pity there is a lack of tropical vegetation. The Village was completely renovated in winter 2001 and redecorated by Estrella Salietti, a famous designer of Spanish origin who was inspired by the Caribbean colours. The result is astonishing: a true blending of cultures, namely Mediterranean, Caribbean and European with its colours of fuchsia, turquoise, white (the signature colour of the Club) and various shades of wood. The local materials are privileged, including the coralline, straw and wood. Tennis enthusiasts will not be disappointed: the Club Med could almost host a Grand Chelem tournament, with its 14 well-equipped and maintained tennis courts!

    Food and drink 8.25 /10

    Both buffets are air-conditioned, the Samana and the Hispaniola, located at the end of the Village, facing the sea, and offer a very varied cuisine and high quality. At least at the Club Med, the dishes have taste, which is not true in all other hotels in Punta Cana. Here, there are no restaurants serving a la carte or gourmet restaurants, but there is definitely a special atmosphere... you will find the ambiance of old markets in Old Europe (Spain, France, Italy). Two bars offer a full range of brand name beverages and sweets to enjoy during the day and evening, in moderation.

    Beach 8.25 /10

    The Club Med's beach is truly exceptional. With its turquoise blue and transparent waters, white sand and coconut trees, it is difficult not to be seduced! Amid all this serenity, the hotel hosts a sailing club, which offers a wide range of activities.

    To know

    This 3* Village, built in 1982 and completely renovated in 2000, has a unique feature: the lobby - you can see the swimming pool and the sea! With its exemplary reception and organised activities, structure on a human scale, privileged location away from the beach of Bavaro (the bastion of resorts), the Club Med is one of 100% French-speaking villages in the Dominican Republic.
    A special feature: its circus school for children.
    We recommend it for a seaside holiday with your family. A great novelty, the Club Med Baby Welcome offers comfortable facilities in the rooms and adaptable restaurant services (without supervision). The Village welcomes children with the supervision at the Petit Club Med (for ages 2 to 4), the Mini Club Med (4 to 11 year-olds) and the Club Med Passworld "The Ramp". A new concept for children aged 14-17 years who are on a family holiday. A place and activities that are devoted to them 24 hours a day. Sports tournaments, karaoke nights, film screenings and board sports demonstrations are organised by the entertainers.

    Equipment

    • Car park
    • Handicap access
    • Restaurant
    • Internet access
    • Air conditioning
    • Spa

      massage, beauty salon, stretching, spa, wellness

    • Swimming pool
    • Sports equipment

      tennis, gym, aqua gym, aerobics, football, volleyball, beach volley, basketball, golf, sailing, kayak, dance, step, bums and tums, archery, water-polo, surfing, fitness, sports

    • Hairdresser
    • Safe
    • Meeting room

    advantage

    • The colourful architecture
    • A privileged site
    • The quality of the animation events
    • The quality restaurant services
    • The exceptional reception

    disadvantages

    • The lack of Dominican lifestyle in Punta Cana
    • The lack of tropical vegetation

    Traveller Reviews

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    • Valerie B. Valerie B.  
      3 Opinions
      • Package deals in octobre 2013 Posted on 2014-02-25 En famille - Une semaine et plus (Chambre avec vue)

        nous sommes partie au club pendant les vacances de la Toussaint pendant 10 jours super vacances surtout pour des ados endroit paradisiaque septacle le soir bof super nourriture a refaire sans aucune hésitations.

      • Advantages

        a 5 minutes de l'aéroport le tout compris

      • Disavantages

        ne pas faire les excursion avec eux trop cher

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      • Overall Score 7.86/10
    • Eric B. Eric B.  
      2 Opinions
      • Package deals in janvier 2011 Posted on 2013-12-10 Seul - Une semaine et plus (Chambre avec vue)

        LE CLUB comme toujours

      • Advantages

        Super bien tout est fait pour de bonnes vacances

      • Disavantages

        Vente d'excursions pas toujours fiables

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      • Overall Score 8.75/10
    • Paul D. Paul D.  
      2 Opinions
      • Package deals in décembre 2011 Posted on 2013-12-10 Seul - Une semaine et plus (Chambre sans vue)

        Un établissement de très grande qualité avec un service agréable et efficace. Des infrastructure au top et des activités ludiques, sympathiques et bien organisées ! A refaire !

      • Advantages

        Infrastructures, Repas (de Noël), Ambiance

      • Disavantages

        Taille des chambres, horaires de vols

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      • Overall Score 8.00/10
    • Vincent D. Vincent D.  
      3 Opinions
      • Package deals in novembre 2012 Posted on 2013-12-05 Seul - Une semaine et plus (Chambre avec vue)

        tres bon hotel bonne qualité des buffets avec soirees à themes bonne ambiance chambre spacieuse et jolie, propre

      • Advantages

        le site de la plage 2 piscines immenses les activités comprises

      • Disavantages

        un restaurant de plus serez le bienvenu

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      • Overall Score 8.50/10
      • Package deals in novembre 2012 Posted on 2013-11-23 Seul - Une semaine et plus (Chambre sans vue)

        tres joli hotel, accueil sympathique, chambres propres personnel qui parle le francais repas en buffet excellent avec des soirees à themes choix d'activités interressant

      • Advantages

        cours de zumba qualité des repas chambre spacieuse activités sans supllement de prix proposé par le club

      • Disavantages

        un des restaurant dispose d'une terrasse ouverte et les oiseaux rentre dans le restaurant pendant qu'on mange et c'est desagréable lorsqu'on a peur des oiseaux !

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      • Overall Score 8.75/10
    • Isabelle D. Isabelle D.  
      2 Opinions
      • Package deals in mars 2013 Posted on 2013-11-17 Seul - Une semaine et plus (Chambre avec vue)

        village tres etendu le long de la cote, lagon turquoise et plage de sable blanc, mer chaude 25 degres, grandes chambres adaptees aux familles, structures pour enfants a gogo, 2 restaurants a theme de grandes capacite, activitees pour petits et grands toutes la journee, excursions, 2 grands bars dont 1 les pieds dans L'eau, ambiance decontracte et familiale, zone de luxe logement en villas avec piscine a debordement et bar prives. Piscine surveillee au centre avec zone de baignade enfants.

      • Advantages

        accueil dans votre langue, village 53ha espaces verts, 2 golfs de renoms a proximite, village famille par exellence, infrastructures de qualites,activites de toutes sortes tout au long de la journee, 5min de l'aeroport, spectacles a theme chaque soir

      • Disavantages

        excursions hors de prix, village tres eloigne de toute civilisation, village non equipe en cas de fortes pluies donc inondations frequentes, pas toujours de place au mini club car trop d'enfants, beaucoup de marche pour rejoindre les restos.

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      • Overall Score 8.00/10
    • Annick R. Annick R.  
      1 Opinions
      • Package deals in septembre 2013 Posted on 2013-10-04 En famille - Une semaine et plus (Pavillon/Paillote/Maison)

        Magnifique, vacances relaxantes, équipe du chef de village exceptionnelle. Merci à eux

      • Advantages

        Situation, équipe du chef de village, logement 5 tridents

      • Disavantages

        il n'y a aucun inconvénient à part les moustiques

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      • Overall Score 8.71/10
    •  Anonyme. Anonyme.  
      2 Opinions
      • Package deals in octobre 2011 Posted on 2013-09-09 Seul - Une semaine et plus (Chambre avec vue)

        Une seconde maison pour moi. Déjà 3 séjours, un 4ème en programmation. Situation exceptionnelle, à Playa Blanca, sur un site préservé, loin des autres hôtels. A droite du village, Playa Blanca et son petit bar restaurant sur la plage, sur la gauche du village, les villas de luxe des stars. 2 restaurants, dont 1 avec vue panoramique sur l'océan. 4 bâtiments centraux en U ou pleins de petits bungalows répartis dans les jardins. On ne se sent pas les uns sur les autres. Accueil cha

      • Advantages

        Ecole de cirque avec trapèze volant : des sensations uniques. Présence d'un mini-club efficace : pour les personnes sans enfants, on ne sent pas vraiment la présence des enfants

      • Disavantages

        Aucun selon moi. Pour certaines personnes, trop forte proportion de clients nord américains.

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      • Overall Score 9.50/10
    • Frederic A. Frederic A.  
      1 Opinions
      • Package deals in juillet 2013 Posted on 2013-08-25 En famille - Une semaine et plus (Chambre avec vue)

        Une enorme deception, C'est la quatrième fois que nous allons dans ce club et cette année nous avons passé un séjour indigne du club med et pour le prix pratiqué. L'équipe de Edouardo Rojas est inexistante et scandaleuse. Fuyez cette équipe ou qu'elle se trouve

      • Advantages

        Situation Environnement Climat

      • Disavantages

        Nourriture Equipe en Place Chef de village Ambiance Propreté

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      • Overall Score 4.00/10
    •  Anonyme. Anonyme.  
      2 Opinions
      • Package deals in octobre 2012 Posted on 2013-07-14 Seul - Une semaine et plus (Chambre sans vue)

        Club tres vaste, avec grande piscine. une plage de cocotiers et une autre de palmiers plus petit. Du sable blanc et une mer claire ! restaurant en bord de mer tres agréable. Club tres bien fleuri. Tres bien situé par rapport à l'aéroport.

      • Advantages

        Grand, petit bâtiments, chambres propres, club fleuri et tres propre, vaste

      • Disavantages

        Les excursions non effectuées hors périodes scolaires

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      • Overall Score 9.75/10
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