Occidental-Allegro trims rates

MIAMI -- Five Dominican Republic resorts in the Occidental-Allegro Hotels & Resorts chain reduced nightly summer rates by up to 30%.

The resorts are located in the destination's Puerto Plata and Rio San Juan areas.

Rates are per person, double, and valid through Dec. 20.

At the Occidental Playa Dorada, rates start at $66, while rates at the Occidental Flamenco Beach start at $79. Both resorts are in Puerto Plata.

Visitors to Caribbean Village Club on the Green, also in Puerto Plata, start at $71; rates at the adults-only Jack Tar Villages Puerto Plata start at $103.

In Rio San Juan, Caribbean Village Playa Grande offers rates starting at $80.

The inclusive rates cover all food and drink, use of sports facilities, taxes and gratuities.

To book, call (800) 858-2258 or visit www.allegroresorts.com and www.occidental-hoteles.com on the Internet.

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