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Occidental Punta Cana Hotel

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Destination Weddings- Located on the spectacular beach in Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic, the all-inclusive Occidental Punta Cana hotel features a tranquil atmosphere and Spanish-style architecture surrounded by tropical gardens and offering breathtaking views of Bávaro beach. This hotel is ideal for wedding parties, newlyweds, couples and families seeking to combine rest and relaxation with fun and entertainment.

This Spanish-style mega resort amazes guests with its impressive amenities including over 700 yards of spectacular beachfront on the most celebrated beach in the country, with thatched-roof palapas providing beachgoers with shade.

Our resort boasts 852 luxuriously-appointed rooms in 17 three-story, white buildings perfect for your destination wedding, nine themed restaurants, seven bars, three dazzling swimming pools (one pool has a separate area dedicated to children) all included in the nightly room rate. With a never-ending schedule of daily activities, water sports and live nightly shows the Occidental Punta Cana hotel has something for guests  of every taste. All of this is yours after just a short 20-minute ride from the airport.

For more information, pricing and availability of destination weddings and/or honeymoons at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel please complete the "Contact Us" form.


Hotel Features:
9 restaurants and 8 bars
3 swimming pools (one pool has a separate area dedicated to children)
Fitness Center
Land and Water Sports including tennis, windsurfing, archery and snorkeling
Merengue classes
Day and Night time entertainment
Live music
Kids Club with supervised activities and merengue classes
Taxes and gratuities included


Our Spa:

"A relaxing afternoon in our spa" Package includes:
Deluxe facial (Aqualift or Facial Infusion)
Body treatment (Sea Paste or Caribbean Vitamin Cocktail): sauna, exfoliation, 25-min massage and 
Whirlpool tub
Vichy shower
Spa pedicure or manicure
Hair wash and blow dry

"A day my way at the spa" Package includes:
60-min massage (relaxing, deep muscle or aromatherapy)
60-min facial (Pot Marigold, Tropical Bamboo or Signature)
Beauty salon service (hair wash and blow dry with hydrating mask), or manicure/pedicure


All-Inclusive Features:
24-hour food and drink service in our 9 restaurants and 7 bars
3 swimming pools (one pool has a separate area dedicated to children)
Fitness Center
Merengue, salsa and bachata lessons, night entertainment and life music
Sports: volleyball, water polo, tennis, ping-pong, aerobics, windsurf, kayaks and archery

Optional Services:
Spa
Wi-Fi
Motorized water sports
Nearby golf courses and lighted tennis courts
Deep-sea fishing
Organized excursions and car and motorcycle rentals
24-hour medical service; babysitting and laundry services
Currency exchange, telephone calls and in-room safe

Optional Programs:
Wedding and Honeymoon Packages are shown below 
Scuba diving courses (w/ certification and equipment rental)


Rooms and Suites:
Guests staying at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel will enjoy luxurious accommodations and amenities including king size beds, or two double beds and a terrace or balcony from which to enjoy fantastic views of the tropical gardens and the beautiful beaches of Bávaro.

Amenities Include:
Air conditioning
Ceiling fans
Private bathroom
Mini-bar with water and soft drinks that are replenished every day
Cable TV
Telephone
Coffee maker
In-room safe (with additional cost)
Iron and ironing board
Internet (with additional cost)
Cribs and extra beds available upon request

Room Categories:
Deluxe
All deluxe rooms feature a spacious, bright setting with one king or two double beds, and a private balcony for relaxation. As well as guests enjoying the all-inclusive plan, all rooms also feature a minibar restocked daily with water and soft drinks. In room amenities include cable television, safety deposit box (with additional cost) and bathroom with separate tub. Cribs & extra beds are available upon request.

Grand Concierge Deluxe Rooms
Offers concierge services that will assist in planning a memorable vacation, booking restaurants, tours info, etc.. Also includes fruit basket, bottle of wine, turndown service, plush bathrobes, slipper and 10% discount on Spa treatments.

Grand Romance Deluxe Rooms
Even the romantic moments are included. Enjoy a bottle of cava, chocolate covered strawberries upon arrival, one hour couples massage, first breakfast in bed, turndown service, a romantic dinner, 10% discount on Spa treatments, and a surprise gift. All of these special amenities are designed and included to create perfect, unforgettable moments.

Junior Suite
Junior Suite rooms have one king bed, or two double beds, mini fridge, hair dryer, 32” flat panel LCD TV with cable, and telephone. Each mini fridge has water and soft drinks that are replenished every day.

Royal Club Master Suite
The Royal Club Master Suites includes all of the resort's all-inclusive features and guests will enjoy opulent accommodations with a large two-bedroom, two-bathroom, living space, living room.

Royal Club Luxury
The Royal Club Luxury rooms are equipped with private balcony, one king or two double beds, air conditioning, ceiling fans, full bathroom, hairdryer, cable TV, telephone, daily newspaper (upon request) , safe, iron with ironing board, coffee maker and mini-bar, including water, beer and soft drinks that are replenished daily.

Deluxe Ocean View
Deluxe Ocean View rooms offer one king bed or two double beds, balcony or terrace, mini fridge, 32” flat panel LCD TV with Cable TV, alarm clock/radio, telephone, in-room safe (with additional cost), full bath with shower and tub.

Royal Club Junior Suite
The Royal Club Jr. Suite rooms include all of the resort's all-inclusive features and guests will enjoy spacious accommodations where you enter a spacious living room and separate bedroom with private balcony. The Royal Club Jr. Suite rooms also include luxurious linens and pillows, Etro toiletries, nightly turndown service and bathrobes.


Restaurants and Bars:
The all-inclusive Occidental Punta Cana hotel features 9 á la carte and buffet restaurants offering worldwide cuisine to satisfy the most demanding palate.

Le Buffet
International buffet.
OPENING TIMES
Breakfast 6:00 am - 10:30 am
Lunch 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Dinner 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Las Reses
Rustic a la carte restaurant serving grilled meat and fish
OPENING TIMES
Dinner 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

La Hacienda
Traditional Mexican food.
OPENING TIMES
Dinner 6:30 pm 9:15 pm

Via Veneto
A la carte Italian cuisine.
OPENING TIMES
Dinner 6:30 pm - 9:15 pm

D'Oriental
A la carte Japanese and Chinese cuisine, including vegetarian selections, seafood, pork and duck, served in a tranquil Oriental atmosphere
OPENING TIMES
Dinner 6:30 pm 9:00 pm

Royal Club Lounge
A la carte restaurant open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Exclusively for guests staying at the Royal Club.
OPENING TIMES
Breakfast 7:00 am - 10:30 am
Lunch 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dinner 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

La Taqueria
Light Mexican offerings.
OPENING TIMES
Dinner 6:30 pm - 12:00 am

Beach Club
Casual buffet.
OPENING TIMES
Open from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Lobby Bar
OPENING TIMES
Open from 9:00 am - 1:00 am

La Bodeguita Bar
OPENING TIMES
Open from 6:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Bar Hundido
OPENING TIMES
Open from 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Bar Chiringuito
OPENING TIMES
Open from 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

La Fontana Bar
Wood oven baked pizzas.
OPENING TIMES
Open from 6:30 pm - 6:00 am

The Snack Bar
OPENING TIMES
Open from 10:30 am - 6:30 pm

The Bar Arena
Exclusive beach bar for Royal Club guests.
OPENING TIMES
Open from 9:00 am - 11:00 pm

Mangú
Disco - Nightclub.
OPENING TIMES
Open from 11:00 pm - 2:00 am

Beach Club Bar
OPENING TIMES
Open from 9:00 am - 6:00 pm


Things to Do:
At the Occidental Punta Cana hotel, guests can enjoy a number of different activities and sports.

Included Activities:
Archery, aerobics and basketball
Merengue classes
Diving lessons in the pool, swimming, water polo, water volleyball and water aerobics
2 tennis courts
Supervised children's activities and sports
Fitness Room

Optional Activities:
Casino
Spa


Meeting Rooms and Conventions:
If you are looking for a hotel to hold meetings and events, the Occidental Punta Cana hotel offers you the finest facilities and services.

Amenities:
Flexible indoor and outdoor event and function space
Audio, visual and presentation equipment available (additional fees apply)

For more information, pricing and availability of weddings and/or honeymoons at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel please complete the "Contact Us" form.

Weddings

2017 Destination Wedding Programs

Say "I do" to a destination wedding at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel. The following inclusions and packages apply to weddings booked for 2017:

Basic Wedding Service Includes
• Services of a Wedding Planner and on-site Wedding Coordinator
• Officiant for Symbolic Ceremony
• Recorded music and microphone during the ceremony
• Special turn-down service (on wedding night) for bride and groom
• Honeymoon amenity gift
• Steam service for the bridal gown
• Late Checkout based on a availability (all properties)

All wedding ceremony packages, unless specified, include setup in a garden wedding location.

For more information, pricing and availability of weddings at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel please complete the "Contact Us" form.


Simple Love Package

The Simple Love wedding package is complimentary at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel only if the Bride and Groom meet the following requirements: One (1) Royal Club Master Suite category reservation for 7 nights or 10 Deluxe category room reservations for 3 nights.

Package Includes
All Basic Wedding Service inclusions and services for up to 10 guests.

The Ceremony
• Romantic wooden canopy draped with white sheer fabric
• Ceremony table with white table cover
• White Tiffany Chairs with White cushions
• Aisle beautifully decorated with Shepherds hooks and hanging White Silk Pomanders
• One-tier Wedding Cake for up to 10 guests

Natural Flowers
• Basic Tropical Flower Bouquet for the bride
• Matching boutonnière for the groom
• Natural Rose petal isle décor

Post Ceremony
• Chilled sparkling wine for the wedding toast
• Special turn-down service (on wedding night) for the bride and groom

Special Amenities for Bridal Couple
• Honeymoon amenity gift

Price
The Simple Love Package Price: $1,799.00 USD or complimentary, see requirements above.

*** Wedding Package includes fee for marriage officiate for symbolic ceremonies. Beach wedding location fees may be applicable and additional depending on the destination.

For more information, pricing and availability of weddings at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel please complete the "Contact Us" form.


Diamond Romance Package

Package Includes
All Basic Wedding Service inclusions and services for up to 16 guests

The Ceremony
• Romantic White wedding canopy with White sheer draping and seashell garland
• Ceremony table with white table cover
• White Garden Chairs (folding chairs)
• Aisle beautifully decorated with a tall white pedestal with glass cylinders, white silk flowers and glass beads
• Two-tier Wedding Cake for up to 16 guests

Natural Flowers
• Elegant White Rose Bouquet for the bride
• Matching boutonnière for the groom

Post Ceremony
• Chilled sparkling wine for the wedding toast
• Dinner reservation for up to 16 people in assigned restaurant (restrictions apply)

Special Amenities for Bridal Couple
• Honeymoon amenity gift
• Romantic breakfast in bed (morning after the wedding)
• Special turn-down service for the bride and groom (on the wedding night)

Price
Diamond Romance Package Price: $2,199.00 USD

*** Wedding Package includes fee for marriage officiate for symbolic ceremonies. Beach wedding location fees may be applicable and additional depending on the destination.

For more information, pricing and availability of weddings at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel please complete the "Contact Us" form.


Amethyst Love Package

Package Includes
All Basic Wedding Service inclusions and services for up to 16 guests

The Ceremony
• A romantic white wedding canopy draped with Purple colored sheers and glass bubble vase garlands with crystals and silk flowers creating a dramatic backdrop
• Ceremony table with white table cover
• Silver Tiffany chairs. Back row of chairs with Purple Sparkle overlays
• Aisle entrance is framed by two tall clear pedestals with crystal vase and purple silk flower arrangements and purple petal runner framing the aisle on each side
• Two-tier Wedding Cupcake display for up to 16 guests

Natural Flowers
• Tropical Flower Bridal Bouquet with purple accents
• Matching boutonnière for the groom

Post Ceremony
• Chilled sparkling wine for the wedding toast
• Dinner reservation for up to 16 people in assigned restaurant (restrictions apply)

Special Amenities for Bridal Couple
• Honeymoon amenity gift
• 50 Minute Couples Massage
• Romantic breakfast in bed (morning after the wedding)
• Special turn-down service for the bride and groom (on the wedding night)

Price
Amethyst Love Package Price: $2,999.00 USD

*** Wedding Package includes fee for marriage officiate for symbolic ceremonies. Beach wedding location fees may be applicable and additional depending on the destination.

For more information, pricing and availability of weddings at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel please complete the "Contact Us" form.


Topaz Dreams Package

Package Includes
All Basic Wedding Service inclusions and services for up to 20 guests.

The Ceremony
• Beach location
• Dark wood wedding canopy draped with Aqua and Pink colored sheers
• Ceremony table with white table cover
• Brown Tiffany Chairs
• Aisle beautifully decorated with Bronze Moroccan style lanterns and sprinkled pink tone Rose petals
• Two-tier Wedding Cake for up to 20 guests

Natural Flowers
• Tropical Flower Bridal Bouquet
• Matching boutonnière for the groom

Post Ceremony
• Chilled sparkling wine for the wedding toast
• 1 Hour Post-Ceremony Cocktail reception; 3 High-boy tables with matching décor. Open Bar, House brands
• Semi-private dinner for up to 20 guests including imperial table set up with matching linens, place settings and décor

Special Amenities for Bridal Couple
• Honeymoon amenity gift
• 50-minute Couple's massage
• Romantic breakfast in bed (morning after the wedding)
• Special turn-down service for the Bride and Groom (on the wedding night)
• Unlimited dinner reservations at specialty restaurants for bride and groom

Price
Topaz Dreams Wedding Package Price: $3,749.00 USD

*** Wedding package includes fee for marriage officiate for symbolic ceremonies. Beach wedding location fees may be applicable and additional depending on the destination.

For more information, pricing and availability of weddings at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel please complete the "Contact Us" form.


Everlasting Vow Renewal Package
Recommitment and Vow Renewal Ceremony

Renew your commitment to each other and profess your everlasting love with our destination vow renewal package. Whether it is just the two of you or you are celebrating with a close group of friends and family, at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel, we will ensure that your event is a successful one.

This package is available as a simple ceremony setup for two (2) including canopy, ceremony table, isle runner and intimate dinner for two in a designated restaurant or a more elaborate vow renewal set up for up to 10 guests as listed below.

Package Includes
All Basic Wedding Service inclusions

The Ceremony
• Simple Bamboo canopy
• Ceremony table with white table cover
• Bench style seating or Brown Tiffany Chairs for 10 guests
• Aisle beautifully decorated with Shepherds hooks with hanging rustic star lanterns
• Organic burlap runner
• One-tier Wedding Cake for up to 10 guests

Post Ceremony
• Elegant Romantic Dinner for up to 10 guests

Special Amenities for the Couple
• Celebration amenity gift
• Romantic breakfast in bed (morning after ceremony)

Price
Everlasting Vow Package Price: Vow Renewal (2 Persons) - $1,499.00 USD
                                                         Vow Renewal (10 Persons) - $2,199.00 USD

*** Ceremony package includes fee for marriage officiate for symbolic ceremonies. Beach ceremony location fees may be applicable and additional depending on the destination.

For more information, pricing and availability of weddings at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel please complete the "Contact Us" form.


Fees & Restrictions

The following restrictions apply to the Occidental Punta Cana hotel wedding packages.

• Additional charge for Minister or Justice of the Peace applicable to all Religious, Non- denominational and Civil wedding ceremonies
• Preparation and certification of legal documents and marriage certificate available at an additional charge.
• Legal wedding fees are not included.
• Government taxes and fees may apply by destination and are additional cost.
• A non-refundable deposit of US $350.00 is required to secure a wedding date within the next 12 months. To secure a date beyond 12 months, a non-refundable deposit of US $500.00 will be required. This deposit will be applied toward the total cost of the package.
• All package prices are quoted in US Dollars and include ceremony setup and inclusions only as described. Standard package décor inclusions may vary by destination. Natural flowers availability may vary by season.
• Prices do not include hotel rooms nor upgraded room features or amenities.
• Package inclusions and prices subject to change without prior notice.

Resort Guest Pass
• Wedding attendees who are not guests of the resort where the wedding is taking place are required to purchase a day pass prior to the event date. Additional surcharges may apply.

For more information, pricing and availability of weddings at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel please complete the "Contact Us" form.


Honeymoons

2017 Honeymoon or Anniversary Programs

Devotion Package

The Devotion honeymoon or anniversary package is complimentary* with a minimum three (3) night stay.

Package Includes
• Special Welcome Letter
• Fresh fruit platter and bottle of sparkling wine upon arrival
• Special turn-down service, one (1) night during your stay
• Continental Breakfast in bed one (1) morning during the stay (Reservations must be made in
advance with concierge).
• 10% discount** on all spa treatments (products not included)

Restrictions
*3 night minimum stay required to add this package to your stay. Honeymoon or Anniversary package must be requested in advance/ at time of booking. **10% discount on spa treatments cannot be applied to spa packages or combined with any other spa promotion or offers. Offer subject to availability and can be withdrawn at any time without prior notice. Certain restrictions may apply. Not responsible for errors or omissions.

Price
The Devotion Package is complimentary*. See requirements above.

For more information, pricing and availability of honeymoons and/or anniversaries at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel please complete the "Contact Us" form.


Sweet Love Package

Package Includes
• Special welcome letter
• Fresh fruit platter and bottle of sparkling wine upon arrival
• Breakfast in bed with Mimosas one (1) morning during your stay (Reservations must be made in
advance with concierge).
• Nightly turn-down service
• Romantic candlelit dinner including a bottle of sparkling wine plus special turn-down service
including rose petals and bottle of domestic wine in-room (1) evening during your stay
(Reservations must be made in advance with concierge).
• 30-minute Romantic Couples' Massage
• 10% discount** on all spa treatments (products not included)
• Complimentary anniversary night certificate (1 complimentary night with a 4 night minimum
return stay over first anniversary)
• Surprise gift

Restrictions
*This package also applies for anniversaries and other special romantic celebrations. Package is
complimentary when you book a minimum stay of 7-nights or longer in any room category. **10%
discount on spa treatments cannot be applied to spa packages or combined with any other spa
promotion or offers. Package inclusions and price is subject to change without notice and cannot be
combined with any other special offer or promotion. Offer subject to availability and can be withdrawn
at any time without prior notice. Certain restrictions may apply. Not responsible for errors or omissions

Price
The Sweet Love Package Price: $499.00 USD or Complimentary*. See requirements above.

For more information, pricing and availability of honeymoons and/or anniversaries at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel please complete the "Contact Us" form.


Additional Info

Requirements for a Legal Wedding in the Dominican Republic

Documents Required
· Valid passports for the bride and groom with photocopies of the photo page and the latest entries into the country
· Original birth certificates for the bride and groom
· Sworn declaration (plus one copy) by the bride and groom before a notary public to being single and eligible to marry (the Single Status Affidavit) plus one copy
· If the bride and/or groom was previously married, the divorce or death certificate (plus 2 copies) notarized and Apostille* is required
· Adoption certificate, if applicable
· Parental authorization, if applicable
· Valid passports for two or more witnesses. RELATIVES CANNOT BE WITNESSES

Other Requirements
· All documents, except the passports, must be Apostille* by the authorities of the country where they were issued if not the Dominion Republic. Canadian citizens are not required to present Apostille* documents
· All documents must be translated into Spanish by a certified translator and legalized by at the Dominican Consulate
· It is recommended that all required documents be submitted to the "Oficialía del Estado Civil" (Civil Registry Office), through the Resort's wedding specialist at least 3 months in advance
· The original and one copy of each birth certificate, must be Apostille*. If the parents names are not shown on the certificates, they have to be shown on a separate document
· The original and one copy of the Single Status Affidavits notarized in your home country must show the names as they appear on the passports. The Notary's signature must be Apostille*
· It is recommended that scanned or photocopied documents be sent (email or fax) in advance and all originals be brought to the hotel.
· The Resort's wedding specialist will ensure that your paperwork is processed correctly and papers sent to the right entities
· Please contact the wedding specialist if you have any questions and/or concerns regarding documentation
· Civil services are performed only in Spanish. The wedding specialist will translate as required
· The date and time for a civil (legal) ceremony is determined by the Justice of the Peace and subject to availability
· Legal weddings are not performed on Sundays or Public Holidays
· Passports and birth certificates must contain the same information
· The legal notarized marriage certificate, from the Justice of the Peace usually takes  3 to 4 weeks to process and will be sent to the couple
· Fees apply for U.S. citizens resident in the U.S.
· Apostille* is required for all official documents required for a legal wedding in the Dominican Republic

* When documents need to be recognized as legal in a foreign country, they’re required to go through the Apostille process, also known as authentication and legalization

You should check with the Dominican Republic Consulate in your country of residence to confirm the legal requirements as these can change at any time.

For more information, pricing and availability of weddings and/or honeymoons at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel please complete the "Contact Us" form.


Photographs are for informational purposes only, may vary by room category and hotel, and may not depict the actual category purchased or viewed.  Not responsible for errors or omissions on the website pages listed. All information is subject to change at any time without prior notice. All information and photographs credited to Barceló​ Hotel Group.

For more information, pricing and availability of weddings and/or honeymoons at the Occidental Punta Cana hotel please complete the "Contact Us" form.


 
   
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