AMResorts Opens 1st Sunscape Resort In The D.R.

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AMResorts has announced the opening of Sunscape Puerto Plata Dominican Republic, the brand’s 1st resort in the destination.

Located on the island’s northern coastline, the 585 room resort features the brand’s family-friendly Unlimited Fun concept.For a higher level of service, guests can upgrade to the Sun Club and receive a suite in a premium location, daily hors d'oeuvres and desserts with fine liquors in the private lounge and kids' amenities.

“Consistently, the Dominican Republic tops travellers’ lists as a leisure destination of choice,” said Gonzalo del Peón, President of AMResorts. “The Puerto Plata region is a perfect fit for the Sunscape Resorts & Spas portfolio. Its rich beauty, history and culture gives families the opportunity to explore, relax and enjoy an unforgettable vacation.”

Sunscape Puerto Plata Dominican Republic caters to the younger set with the Explorer’s Club for Kids (ages 3-12) and Core Zone Teens Clubs (ages 13-17). Signature experiences include a special kid’s check-in with red carpet stairs, welcome treats and resort passports. Older guests will enjoy 7 bars, 9 reservation-free gourmet dining options, live music and local entertainment.

The resort faces the Atlantic Ocean and is surrounded by an 18 hole golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones. Guests are offered a choice of water sports including wind surfing, kayaking and snorkeling at several beaches.

The Sunscape previously operated as the Barcelo Puerto Plata, which closed last year.

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