Minister of Tourism of the Dominican Republic David Collado Leads Official Ceremonies at Both Luxury Family-Friendly Resorts
NEWTOWN SQUARE, PA (Oct. 5, 2020) – AMResorts®, an Apple Leisure Group company, officially reopens Dreams® Dominicus La Romana and Dreams® Punta Cana on Thursday, October 1 and Friday, October 2, respectively, during ceremonies headed by the Minister of Tourism of the Dominican Republic David Collado, along with company executives. The company will reopen four additional properties in the country this month.
On October 1, Collado and government officials in attendance at Dreams® Dominicus La Romana were joined by Daniel Hernández, regional vice president of operations of AMResorts® in the Dominican Republic, Denis Rosario, regional director of finance of AMResorts®, and Luis Núñez, regional commercial director of AMResorts®. They were also accompanied by Javier Tejada, property representative, and Amando Pozo, managing director of Dreams Dominicus La Romana, among other resort representatives and executives.
“We are eager to continue to reenergize travel to the Dominican Republic and safely welcome guests back to their favorite beachside destinations this month, beginning with the latest reopenings of Dreams® Dominicus La Romana and Dreams® Punta Cana,” said Gonzalo del Peón, President of AMResorts®. “Within a few more weeks, AMResorts® will have eight luxury resorts back online in the country, with more on the way, all ready to offer the highest level of service and quality, plus best-in-class safety and hygiene protocols to support traveler confidence this winter season.”
Held in the majestic lobby bar of the Unlimited-Luxury® resort Dreams® Dominicus La Romana, the first opening ceremony began with welcome remarks by Hernández and remarks by Collado, followed by a ribbon cutting ceremony joined by Paola Rainieri, president of the Association of Hotels and Tourism of the Dominican Republic, and Andres Fernández, president of the La Romana-Bayahibe Hotel Association, among others. The event, which followed safety guidelines, concluded with a toast and the welcoming of the resort’s first guest.
Dreams® Dominicus La Romana features 488 luxury rooms and suites overlooking the Caribbean Sea or beautiful gardens, four spectacular swimming pools, ten restaurant options offering local and international à la carte dining, as well as eight bars with top-shelf spirits, and entertainment for adults and children that offer fun for the whole family during their stay.
AMResorts® plans several more resort re-openings later this month, as well as in November and December, to reopen all properties in the Dominican Republic by the end of the year. Zoëtry® Agua Punta Cana will reopen its doors on October 13, Dreams® Palm Beach Punta Cana on October 14, Sunscape® Puerto Plataon October 16, and Secrets® Royal Beach Punta Cana on October 31. Dreams® Macao Beach Punta Cana, the newest AMResorts® branded resort in the country, officially opened its doors in July. Adults-onlySecrets® Cap Cana Resort & Spa reopened in July as well. All AMResorts® branded properties have implemented a new 360-degree quality, safety and hygiene program CleanComplete Verification™, centered on guest safety and peace of mind during vacation.
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