Dominican Republic Welcomes Sunscape Puerto Plata by AMResorts
Monday, June 20, 2016
Numerous industry leaders gathered at the grand opening of the Sunscape® Puerto Plata Dominican Republic, inaugurated by AMResorts®, a subsidiary of Apple Leisure Group®. Mr. Danilo Medina, the President of the Dominican Republic, performed the ribbon cutting ceremony, unveiling the product of the region’s economic status, creating employment opportunities for more than 842 people.
“This new property reinforces our commitment to the Dominican Republic as one of the best travel destinations in the Caribbean. Expanding the Sunscape Resorts & Spas brand into this destination offers a budget-friendly option that maximizes value to our guests,” remarked Alex Zozaya, CEO of Apple Leisure Group. “The Dominican Republic’s geographical positioning makes it easily accessible to Americans, allowing families the opportunity to vacation in a great beachside location.”
The hotel offers 585 rooms on the scenic beaches of the island’s northern sector. All guests will have access to the brand’s Unlimited-Fun® vacation concept. Programs like the Explorer’s Club for Kids and the Core Zone Teens club ensures the hotel’s family-friendly nature, while the resort’s seven bars, nine reservation-free dining options, live music and entertainment ensures that adults can have their fair share of after hours fun as well.
Guests can also upgrade to the Sun Club for an additional fee and receive added benefits such as snacks, desserts and beverages in the private lounge.
Surrounding the Sunscape Puerto Plata is an 18-hole golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones, as well as the Atlantic Ocean perfect for watersports like kayaking and windsurfing. The resort is also near the breathtaking ecological landmarks known as the 27 waterfalls of Damajagua.
“The Dominican Republic has consistently been at the top of the list for tourists seeking a relaxing vacation,” commented Gonzalo del Peón, President of AMResorts. “Puerto Plata is the ideal place for Sunscape Resorts & Spas. Its richness, history and culture provide families the chance to explore, relax and enjoy an unforgettable vacation.”