If you’ve been dreaming of a destination wedding, look no further than Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. The crystal blue water and white sand beaches are truly what our dreams are made of. After getting the opportunity to visit Puntacana Resort & Club, we quickly fell in love with the idea of saying “I do” at this tropical Caribbean destination. Here are just a few of the many reasons to get married in Punta Cana…
1. It’s easy to get there!
If you’re coming from the east coast, most major airports have direct flights to Punta Cana. It’s a quick 4-hour flight from NYC – winning! Not only is it an easy travel day, but Puntacana Resort & Club offer a service where an escort from the resort greets and walks you through the airport to avoid all custom lines. It truly is a VIP service unlike any other! Not to mention, the airport is a mere 10 minutes from the breathtaking Puntacana Resort & Club – you’ll be in your swimsuit at the pool in no time!
Tortuga Bay Beachfront Villas
2. Variety of accommodations
With an expansive 14,000 acres of land, there are PLENTY of amazing hotel accommodations in Punta Cana for everyone. If you’re looking for elegance, privacy and unparalleled personal service, the newly-renovated Oscar de la Renta designed Tortuga Bay beachfront villas are the places to stay.
For a more traditional resort experience, the Westin Puntacana Resort & Club offers ocean-view rooms overlooking Playa Blanca, an expansive outdoor pool, world-class restaurant options and plenty of activities for children!
Puntacana Resort & Club’s Estates Experience
If you’re looking for even more privacy, look no further than Puntacana Resort & Club’s Estates Experience. These private residences, or should we say villas, are beautifully designed, spacious homes with private pools, full kitchens, staff and other amenities – YES PLEASE!
3. On-site coordinator
Planning a destination wedding is not the easiest fête. This is why Puntacana Resort & Club offers exceptional wedding specialists to keep everything organized and gorgeous! If you want to bring in your own wedding planner, no problem! The on-site specialists will work hand-in-hand with the planner to make sure your day is nothing short of perfection.
4. Plethora of on-site venues
There’s definitely not a shortage of venue options at Puntacana Resort & Club. Whether you want an oceanfront ceremony or a poolside reception, this resort has you covered! Needless to say, the backdrop will be beautiful!
5. Delectable food and endless activities
Aside from the sandy white beaches and clear blue water, this resort truly provides a world-class experience with their award-winning cuisine (ceviche, anyone?!) and endless activities. Let’s just say your guests won’t go home hungry or bored! Between the 45 holes of championship golf, tennis center, Six Senses Spa, abundant water sports and the 1500-acre ecological reserve, there’s something for everybody!
You can also venture beyond the hotels to one of the many natural wonders. We could swim in these freshwater lagoons all.day.long!
6. A socially-responsible resort
Not only is this resort picture-perfect but they have put forth significant efforts to keep this Dominican paradise, truly a paradise! The Puntacana Resort & Club Foundation is working hard to protect and preserve its beautiful island through initiatives like the Coral Restoration Project and the Zero-Waste program. We love that you can say “I do” while being socially-responsible at the same time!
So, who’s ready to have your dream wedding in Punta Cana?!