With a symbolic first piebald, President Danilo Medina began construction work Puntacana Hotel Westin Resort & Club.
The project is part of a strategic alliance between Puntacana Group, pioneers of tourism development in the area east and Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Inc., one of the leading hotel and leisure companies in the world with 1.090 properties in nearly 100 countries .
The Westin Puntacana Resort & Club, will be built with Puntacana Group's capital, and result in a significant financial investment reflects the confidence we have in our country," said Frank Rainieri, President & CEO of Grupo Puntacana.
The five-star hotel will feature 204 rooms and will be located in the area of Playa Blanca in Punta Cana Resort & Club, just minutes from the Punta Cana International Airport.
Guests will enjoy all the amenities and services of the Westin brand distinctive : 16 suites, convention and wedding facilities, a large outdoor pool, poolside grill, lobby bar, cigar bar, kids club and a business center open 24 hours and the Westin Workout gym experience.
Guests have access to top-notch facilities in PUNTACANA Resort & Club, including the 3 miles of white sand beaches of property, 45 holes of world class golf, eight restaurants, a 1,500-acre ecological reserve with crystalline water springs, nature trails, equestrian center and ranch animals Dominican countryside. Also, water sports and outdoor as Scuba Ecotour Segway and Bugguies, Kite Surf and Paddle Surfclub.