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Melia Caribe Tropical

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We stayed at Melia Caribe Tropical Resort for 4 night & 5 days the week of March 8th - 13th. It was nice but not as great like the other resort we have been to in Punta Cana, DR. The staff was friendly but not everyone was helpful. The room was decent however it was kind of old. The sink...

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McKinney, Texas
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The thing that disappointed us the most was the service and the food. Both were awful! The beef was always under cooked and the made to order omlette's were still raw in the middle every morning we ordered them. The cheeses and lunch meets were never cold down in the restaurant by the beach. There were several occasions when we...

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First off, the check-in was our first sign of trouble. We waited about 30 minutes with only one couple ahead of us at the counter. Even they were annoyed at how long the check-in process was taking. Once it was finally our turn, they told us the room we had was not ready and asked if we would take a...

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New Canaan, Connecticut, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The main reason we keep coming back to this part of the Caribbean is the people. Everyone is so friendly and service oriented. Food has always been good, but is better prepared this visit. We were able to visit the new YHI Spa & our masseuses, Daniela & Gladys were excellent. I also had color change for fingers and toes...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have been at the Melia Tropical many years in a row and the reason we keep going back is because we feel at home, but in Paradise. Our Villa was amazing and the service, food, pools, and the gorgeous grounds are unbeatable. All the rooms in the resort are wonderful. They offer Adult only pools and restaurants as well...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

this is going to be long: but hopefully helpful. Just stayed at the Melia Caribe tropical for 1 week, sat-sat. with myself, husband and two young kids (4,8) also with another family and their 13 month old. pros: 1) the grounds on this place are amazing! very well manicured, there are peacocks everywhere, they are neat ( but they do...

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Bastrop, Texas
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Bad service, they do nothing extra for special occasions such as honey moon, food was ok at some places and other places was just awful, if you did not tip from poor service they will treat you bad there.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I arrived with a group of 70 people for a wedding. They kept us on the bus until all the luggage was off, when they opened the doors and everyone was off no one guided us to where check in was until another part of the wedding party who arrived earlier guided us to the correct location. They had welcome...

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Smithfield
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This resort doesn't understand the meaning of service or how to treat their guest. I had the moray experience of my life at the resort. The worst part is the management at this hotel is so. Ad it takes them 4-5 hours to respond to a simple complain. I have lived in hotels and resorts around the world, this is...

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Parsippany, New Jersey
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No power or hot water for an entire day while I was on celebrating my birthday. Also on my birthday, the restaurant came out with a cake that read "Happy Holidays" after complaining to the manager. The next day they attempted to make it better in another restaurant at the hotel. They came out with another cake that read "Happy...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Melia Caribe Tropical sets the standard for all-inclusive resorts focused on families, couples, meetings, groups and conventions. Ideally located on Bavaro Beach, on the east coast of the Dominican Republic, the resort offers impressive features with multiple pools, an expansive beach, themed children's area with Kids Club, countless activities, a Yhi Wellness center, 11 restaurants with a vast variety of culinary options, 9 bars, 20,705 sq. ft. of meeting space with a capacity for up to 1,000 people divided into 13 meeting rooms, as well as two beautiful gazebos for weddings and special events. The resort also provides a business center service, wireless internet access in some areas and state of the art equipment. Meliá Caribe Tropical blends the natural beauty of its surroundings into the hotel design offering 731 spacious suites featuring magnificent views of the pools or gardens. This earthly paradise pleases the most diverse tastes with 2 buffet restaurants and 9 specialty a la carte restaurants specializing in international cuisines including Asian fusion, Italian, Mediterranean, French, Mexican and of course, the Caribbean. Melia Caribe Tropical is only 15 minutes from Punta Cana International Airport, 40 minutes from La Romana and 2 hours by land transportation from Santo Domingo. Melia Caribe Tropical also offers a free shuttle to the largest shopping center in the region: the Palma Real Shopping Village, with over 45 prestigious international brands, restaurants, banks, a supermarket and the best disco in the area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Melia Caribe Tropical

Address: Playa de Bavaro, Bavaro, Punta Cana 23301, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana > Bavaro
Price Range: RM744 - RM1,900 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Melia Caribe Tropical 4*
Number of rooms: 1138
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Also Known As:
Punta Cana Melia Caribe Tropical
Sol Melia Punta Cana
Melia Caribe Punta Cana
Melia Punta Cana
Melia Caribe Tropical Punta Cana
Melia Tropical Punta Cana
Melia Hotel Punta Cana
Melia Caribe Tropical Resort
Punta Cana Melia Caribe Resort
Hotel Style:
#8 Romantic Hotel in Bavaro
#10 Family Hotel in Bavaro
#11 Luxury Hotel in Bavaro
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Bavaro
#13 Casino Hotel in Bavaro
#13 Top resorts Hotel in Bavaro
#13 Spa Hotel in Bavaro
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“Stayed in Club villas. Was first time I stayed on pool side. More to watch from balcony but bit noisier. Garden side rustic & quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles marykJ6685ZO, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“They offer Adult only and Family living. Depending on what you are looking for.”
 of 5 bubbles P5091BSsusang, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“requested beer and liquor multiple times and never got it ”
 of 5 bubbles 463edwardz, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 1016 is full of bugs!!!”
  • The whole the bugs came out of- one bug shown on side
 of 5 bubbles breannad21, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Needs to be upgraded. Door cracked at the bottom and room did not look as moderate as the pictures reflected online”
 of 5 bubbles lisapQ9262EP, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
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