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Melia Caribe Tropical Resort


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Step into paradise, where the palm-lined shores of Bavaro Beach lead to the Caribbean Sea. Melia Caribe Tropical Resort is magnificent, with white marble flooring in the lobby, Edwardian furnishings of rich wood, tapestry carpets, and pillars with hanging vines.

Suites are beautifully decorated and provide all of the luxuries guests would expect while on an elegant, all-inclusive vacation. For those who want to upgrade their stay, The Level at Melia Caribe Tropical Resort offers special amenities, including a private check-in lounge, access to the VIP Lounge, a private beach, exclusive access to the GABI Club, room service from 7:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m., and turndown service. The adults-only section within The Level offers additional benefits such as Energy For Life activities and access to The Quatre, an exclusive restaurant and lounge.

Enjoy a large selection of culinary delights. French, Mexican, Dominican, Italian, American, Thai, and Japanese (fee) cuisine tempt the taste buds. Sit down at a beachside grill and indulge while the tide rolls in. Every taste will be satisfied with this amazing collection of dining options.

Melia Caribe Tropical defines the family friendly vacation! Kids have their own pool for activities, and there is a Kids' Club for guests ages 5-13. There are plenty of adventures, including the bazaar, sports activities (zip wire, climbing wall, and super jumper  extra fee) and arts-and-crafts workshops. Parents can relax by the pool with their minds at ease; all activities are professionally monitored.

Exceptional Value!
Golf: One complimentary round of golf per person, per day (cart is mandatory & extra; restrictions apply).

HOTEL LOCATION
Melia Caribe Tropical Resort is located 15 miles (20 minutes) from PUJ International Airport, 40 km from Higuey, 90 km from La Romana and 195 km from Santo Domingo. Enjoy direct access to the Palma Royal Shopping Village.
Address:



DR
Local Phone: 809-221-1290
Toll Free Phone: 800-33 MELIA
Fax: 809-221-0809
HOTEL FACILITIES
Barber / Beauty Salon
Boutique Shops
Business Services
Currency Exchange
Disco / Nightclub
Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service
Meeting Rooms
Parking(Complimentary)
Physician on Call
Casino Onsite (Paradisus)
Pools
Number of Pools: 10
Outdoor Pools: 10     
The lake-style swimming pools are fashioned after tropical lagoons. One of the pools is among the largest in Punta Cana, another is especially set aside for special events and water sports, and there is a smaller mini-pool for kids.
Golf: ON-SITE
Cocotal Golf and Country Club
27 hole par 36/72 world-class championship golf course designed by Jose "Pepe" Gancedo.
Holes: 18
Cart Fee: 65
Club Rental Fees: $
Lessons Available
Tennis
Number of Courts: 7
Outdoor Courts: 7
Lighted Courts: 7
Court Fee: $
Water Sports on Site
Fishing: Additional Charge
Sunfish Sailing: Complimentary
Scuba: Additional Charge
Snorkeling: Complimentary
Hobie Cats: Complimentary
Paddle Boats: Complimentary
Motorboats: Additional Charge
Waterskiing: Additional Charge
Wind Surf: Complimentary
Other Sports Available
Jogging Trail: Complimentary
Health Club / Spa
Aerobics: Complimentary
Jacuzzi: Complimentary
Massage: Additional Charge
Nautilus Equipment: Complimentary
Sauna: Complimentary
Spa: Additional Charge
Steam Room: Complimentary
Manicure / Pedicure: Additional Charge
Facials: Additional Charge
HOTEL DETAILS
Melia Caribe Tropical is built over 75,000 sq meters with rooms distributed throughout two-story bungalows. It is in complete harmony with its surroundings, with an eco-zone & tropical mangrove separating hotel facilities from a stunning beach area. 24-hour all-inclusive. Property features include 13 restaurants, 14 bars, nightly entertainment, a casino, five pools (including one of the largest in Punta Cana), eight lit tennis courts, Roka Adventure Park, and two Spa with full array of treatments. Beach: The Melia Caribe borders 40 km of wonderful white sand beach bordered by the spectacularly clear waters of the turquoise Caribbean. Check-in: 3:00 p.m.
Check-out: 12:00 p.m.
Total Rooms: 1138
Year Opened: 1998 Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, Discover, American Express
HOTEL RESTRICTIONS
Men are required to wear long pants for dinner, and reservations are required for all of the a la carte restaurants. NO Spring breakers.
ROOM TYPES
DELUXE JUNIOR SUITE
Junior Suite includes one king bed or two double beds, and a private balcony or terrace with views of the resort's gardens. Room also features a ceiling fan, a mini-cooler, and more.
Crib Available, Crib Charge:
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Bathtub
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
Satellite
FAMILY JUNIOR SUITE
Family room includes one king bed or two double beds, a sitting area with a sofa bed, a pull-out bed or bunk bed, and a private balcony with pool or garden views. Room also features children themed bedding, a separation curtain, and special kid amenities.
Crib Available, Crib Charge:
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Bathtub
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Sofa
Coffee Maker
Hair Dryer
Iron
Radio Alarm Clock
Telephone
Television
Room Safe
Satellite

OTHER INFO
Video game console upon request ($); child themed amenities
DINING
Melia Caribe Tropical Resort features 1 meal plan options:
All Meals, Drinks & Tips-FULL-All Restaurants
There are 14 Restaurants at Melia Caribe Tropical Resort:
Agora Grill - Enjoy a sumptuous beach side International buffet for breakfast, lunch and afternoon snacks/sweets. Capacity for 400 people.
Cuatro - The Level Adults Only exclusive restaurant. Enjoy a sumptuous beach side international buffet for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Also a la carte meals are available. Capacity for 468 people.
Turkey Grill - Enjoy a sumptuous beach side International buffet for breakfast, lunch and afternoon snacks/sweets. Capacity for 468 people.
The Gabi Club - Air conditioned a la carte restaurant offering contemporary cuisine. Dress code and reservations required. Capcity for 160 people. There is an additional charge for this restaurant (does not include The Level Adults
Market Place Buffet - Features six different live cooking buffets. Air conditioned restaurant. Open for breakfast. lunch and dinner. Capacity of 390 people.
La Hacienda - Air conditioned a la carte restaurant offerinf premium traditional Mexican cuisine. Dress code and reservations required. Capacity for 108 people.
El Guarapo - Air conditioned a la carte restaurant serving traditional colonial Dominican cuisine. Dress code and reservations required. Capcity for 148 people.
The American Grill - Air conditioned a la carte restaurant offering American cuisine. Dress code and reservations required. Capacity for 155 people.
Capri - Fish and seafood from the Caribbean Sea. Minimum age requirement: 18 years old. Capacity for 92 people.
La Pagoda - Air conditioned a la carte restaurant serving Thai fusion cuisine. Dress code and reservations required. Capcity for 90 people.
Hokkaido - Air conditioned a la carte restaurant offering Japanese specialties with Teppanyaki show tables. Dress code and reservations required. Capacity for 36 people. There is a $39 per person surcharge for this restaurant.
Ma Maison - Air conditioned a la carte restaurant offering French style cuisine and service. Dress code and reservations required. Capacity for 92 people. Minimum age requirement: 18 years old.
Le Gourmet - Air conditioned a la carte restaurant offering modern international cuisine. Dress code and reservations required. Capacity for 92 people.
La Gondola - Air conditioned a la carte restaurant offering Italian cuisine with an antipasto corner. Dress code and reservations required. Capacity for 90 people.
ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT
Daily Activities & Entertainment:
Shuffle Board, Beach Volleyball, Soccer, Water Polo, Yoga, Dance Class, Spanish Lessons, Ping Pong, and Board Games. Two YHI Wellness Centers. Non-motorized watersports included.
Nightly Activities & Entertainment:
Theme Parties, Live Music, Casino, and a variety of international musical shows are available.
CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS
Baby Club: from 4 months to 4 years. Kids' Club: from 5 to 8 years old. Roka Flash: from 9-13 years old
Applicable Ages: 0-13 years old.

Children's Facilities
PlayGround
Game Room
Teen Disco
Children's Pool

Babysitting Fee: $
Advance Notice for Babysitting: 24 hours

Arcade for teenagers with Play Station, Nintendo & other electronic games.

Apple Vacations Traveller Reviews
Our 15th time at Melia Caribe Tropical!
THOMAS S.
May 04 2016
We travel to DR twice a year and always stay at Melia. The hotel and staff are wonderful and always treat us like family. We are already booked for November 2016. .. More>
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Overall We Wouldn't Go Back
REBECCA K.
May 03 2016
The resort is WAY too big. And unfortunately for us, we had a few experiences on our trip that we were not happy with. For instance, our concierge that we had Angela was phenomenal and always made us feel appreciated and would do anything we needed no problem but, when we checked out we were treate .. More>
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MICHAEL M.
Apr 07 2016
Our concierge, Indiana, was awesome?? We loved her. She bent over backwards for us and made us feel very special. I was very impressed with how clean the eating areas were. Language was a challenge but we made it work for us. We took the opportunity to learn to survive in their country and they wer .. More>
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Great Vacation
BETH G.
Mar 28 2016
If you want a great vacation, stay at the Melia Caribe Tropical. The rooms are great. They supply bathrobes, slippers, all toiletries, water, soda, and chips in the room. The Apple rep was fantastic and was there to answer all your questions. I would gladly go back to this resort again! .. More>
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Great time at the Melia Carib
RONALD M.
Feb 10 2016
Thank you Apple Vacations for a wonderful time in Punta Cana, our trip was nothing short of wonderful. Everything was first class and the staff incredible. We have been to the Melia Carib 14 times and it seems to get better with each visit. We hated to leave, wished we could have. Stayed longer. .. More>
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Our Melia Caribe Tropical stay
CHARLES C.
Nov 08 2014
Excelent accommodations and well taken care of. Enjoyed our week there, excellent employees and very friendly. Our only concerns were that there were no railings on steps to second floor. There were no railings for the steps to any entrances to the pool. The steps were extremely slippery. My h .. More>
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Above our expectations
CONSTANCE G.
Sep 14 2014
The service received by Renaldo Castillo Garrido at our beach and also Pablo during our stay was well above out expectations .. More>
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Hot tub issue
DONALD F.
Sep 09 2014
Only could enjoy it once, reported it to the concierge when first noticed, which was day two of our vacation...nothing was done until the the before we left...was terribly disappointed with how slow the staff were to respond.. We had two days left and they finally offered us to change rooms....real .. More>
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Great place to enjoy your vacation
ALEXANDRE M.
Jul 23 2014
My wife and I spent 4 days and the place is great! We had an excellent time. The only point I believe I would change is the "pressure" placed on the staff to take people to listen to Melia timeshare plans. We know that these people can be fired if they dont need a quota and in the end we do it as m .. More>
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Avoid at all cost
NICHOLAS M.
Jun 30 2014
There were many small thi gs that made this the worst all inclusive vacation we ever had .. More>
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Apple
CARL R.
Jun 20 2014
Check in and out confusing. We had separate check in and check out from everyone else with little expe With little explanation . Are 20 min ride to airport took 1hour. We went to other resorts to pick up other people who were not ready. Also talked to other people who missed bus to airport because .. More>
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