A new property opens Oct. 15 in Puerto Plata.
332-room Coral Marien Beach Resort, situated along
Costa Dorada Beach, features two tennis courts, a swimming pool
with water slides, a fitness club, a full-service spa and a kids
club with a water park.
For details, call (888) 94-CORAL or visit www.coralhotels.com.
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EMI Resorts scheduled a Nov. 1 opening date for the Sun
Village Beach Resort non Cofresi Beach near Puerto
The resort will pay 15% standard commission. Rates range from
$145 to $1,100 per night.
An introductory rate for superior accommodations is $99 per
person, double, valid Nov. 1 through Jan. 30.
To book, access all CRSs or call (888) 446-4695.
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Barcelo Hotels & Resorts plans to merge
three sister properties located next to each other in Punta Cana by
The resorts are Barcelo Bavaro Beach Resort, Barcelo Bavaro
Palace and Barcelo Villas Bavaro Resort.
All hotels will retain their own names and will be marketed
together. Clients staying at one resort will have use of all
amenities at the other properties.
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Travelspan Vacations offers discounted plans to
Boca Chica, Punta Cana and La Romana through Dec. 12.
Air fare aboard North American Airlines out of New York
(Kennedy) starts at $349 per person.
Nightly rates for hotel accommodations at a selection of five
properties range from $55 to $100 per person, double.
For reservations or information, call (800) 817-6177 or (212)
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Viva Dominicus Palace in La Romana introduced a
continental breakfast room service option in addition to its
Nightly inclusive rates start at $85 per person, double.
For all plans booked by Dec. 23, Viva Resorts pays 12%
commission along with a $10 bonus. Travel must be completed by Dec.
To book, call (800) 898-9968 or e-mail [email protected].
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US Airways Vacations added packages for 10
hotels in the Dominican Republic to its roster in 2002.
The hotels are Centenario Inter-Continental, Occidental El
Embrajador and Renaissance Jaraqua Hotel & Casino, all in Santo
Domingo; Coral Hamaca Hotel & Casino in Boca Chica, and Barcelo
Capella Beach Resort and Coral Costa Caribe Hotel & Casino,
both in Juan Dolio.
In La Romana, hotel options are Casa de Campo, Casa del Mar,
Viva Dominicus and Viva Dominicus Palace.
Rates start at $717 per person, double, from New York
(LaGuardia), $785 from Philadelphia and $792 from Charlotte,
Prices, available through March 4, cover three-night stays with
roundtrip air on US Airways to Santo Domingo.
To book, access code USV on the CRSs or call VAX Vacation Access
at (800) 455-0123.