EXCELLENCE EL CARMEN

EXCELLENCE EL CARMEN – ADULTS ONLY – DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

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From $343.00 Per Couple Nightly Rate
The sample prices listed are based on our best available rate for stays in low season. Prices are per couple, per night, based on double occupancy (two adults) and are subject to availability and may change without notice.

Overview

Excellence El Carmen is an all-inclusive, all-suite, adults-only luxury resort located on a secluded stretch of golden sand beach in Punta Cana. This resort offers the perfect tropical romantic getaway for couples seeking seclusion. Featuring 23 pools, a world-class spa and lush landscaping, Excellence El Carmen is the perfect setting for guests looking to relax and enjoy the pristine beaches where coconut palms meet the Caribbean Sea. Each suite is filled with deluxe amenities featuring an expansive terrace or balcony, oversize Jacuzzi or plunge pool and free Wi-Fi.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • All-Inclusive Plan
  • 480+ Rooms
  • 12 Restaurants
  • 20+ Pools
  • 9 Jacuzzis
  • Adults Only – (18+) Adults

Excellence El Carmen is an all-inclusive, all-suite, adults-only luxury resort located on a secluded stretch of golden sand beach in Punta Cana. This resort offers the perfect tropical romantic getaway for couples seeking seclusion, and offers 23 pools, 9 jacuzzis, a world-class spa and beautiful scenery all around.

Dining at Excellence El Carmen is never boring with 12 different restaurants to choose from, featuring a variety of cuisines including steak dinners, classic Italian, sushi, Tex-Mex and Asian dishes. Situated just 25 minutes from the Punta Cana International Airport and about 45 miles from La Romana International Airport it is conveniently located for travelers.

Each guestroom features an oversized whirlpool, hair dryer, upgraded amenities, bathrobe and slippers, flat-screen TV, air-conditioning, Complimentary Wi-Fi and unlimited calls to U.S. and Canada, alarm clock, electronic in room safe, USB power outlets, coffee maker, stocked minibar with alcoholic beverages and snacks, 24-hour room service, iron and ironing board, pillow menu and private furnished balcony or terrace.

Excellence Club
The following guestrooms are part of the Excellence Club and will enjoy additional upgraded services and amenities including private lounge and early check-in and late check-out and ocean view or swim up rooms. Private restaurant and bar, private pools, whirlpools and beach area also available for exclusive personalized service. Each guest room features Bvlgari toiletries, upgraded minibar and room service menu, complimentary newspaper, beach bag and daily fruit and petit fours in room. Enjoy fresh flowers and sparkling wine in room upon arrival. One Aqua Wellness treatment per person per stay included.

* Room categories are not indicative of room views. Rooms with a pool view or ocean view are available upon request and are subject to a higher rate.


Junior Suite Pool View

Featuring 800 square feet of exceptional living space, our Junior Suite is the perfect option for your Punta Cana escape. These Dominican Republic suites feature fully-furnished private terraces to take in stunning pool views, while indoors guests will discover world-class amenities and clean, modern design. An oversized jacuzzi for two, a spa-like bathroom, and twenty-four hour room service provide the ultimate in luxurious comfort and relaxation.

Occupancy: 3 adults max
Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 Double

Starting from $356.00 a night per couple


Suite Pool View


With a separate bedroom and extra-spacious balcony, these Dominican Republic suites come complete with every aspect and amenity imaginable for an unforgettable vacation. Take a respite from your day on your plush sofa or luxurious king bed, or rejuvenate with your own in-suite, oversized jacuzzi. Thoughtful design and modern finishings make it the perfect setting to relax and indulge in the essence of vacation.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $356.00 a night per couple


Honeymoon Suite

With separate living and sleeping quarters, an expansive private terrace, and spa-like bathrooms with massive rainfall showers, these suites are the perfect choice for your Punta Cana honeymoon. Excellence Resorts are renowned for their signature amenities, and this Honeymoon Suite in the Dominican Republic is a study in epic romance and luxurious indulgence. Couples will delight in twenty-four hour room service and a premium minibar as well as stunning design and thoughtfully appointed amenities.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $383.00 a night per couple


Terrace Suite with Plunge Pool


Every luxury imaginable comes standard in these Terrace Suites, where world-class amenities and luxe touches abound. Designed to embody pure comfort and embrace the natural beauty of the Dominican Republic, you will discover the best Terrace suite with plunge pool in Punta Cana. Ahead-of-the-curve amenities and personalized service redefine luxury and relaxation while spa-like bathrooms, your own private plunge pool, and in-suite oversized jacuzzis ensure you will never want to leave.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $383.00 a night per couple


Junior Suite Ocean View

Fully-furnished private terraces, stunning living quarters, and high end service make our luxury Junior Suite Ocean View the perfect choice for your Caribbean escape. Complete with spa-like bathrooms featuring rainfall showers for two, modern design, and luxe touches, these ocean view suites make Punta Cana your own personal slice of paradise. Here, thoughtful touches like your in-suite espresso machine, luxe pillow menu, and nightly turndown service are simply standard, ensuring that every aspect of your Punta Cana vacation exceeds the extraordinary.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $390.00 a night per couple


Junior Swim-Up Suite

Almost one-thousand square feet of elegant living space and our signature Excellence Resorts hospitality make our swim-up suites the best in the Dominican Republic. Step from your own spacious, fully-furnished terrace directly into your building’s own private pool or delight in modern finishes, spa-like bathrooms, and an oversized jacuzzi from within your suite. Thoughtful touches including twenty-four hour room service, an indulgent pillow menu, and nightly turndown service take your vacation from enjoyable to extraordinary.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $390.00 a night per couple


Suite with Private Pool and Deck

A private garden oasis and fully-furnished terrace bring the best of outdoor living to these romantic suites with private pools. Romance is always on the menu within these luxurious suites, where a private afternoon swim and twenty-four hour room service invite you to indulge in pure bliss and utter relaxation. Indoors, you’ll discover separate living quarters, an oversized jacuzzi for two, and all of the luxurious offerings of our signature Excellence Resorts hospitality.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $403.00 a night per couple


Junior Suite with Private Pool

Spacious interiors and luxe, outdoor living make these luxury hotel suites with private pools an inspired choice for your Punta Cana getaway. A dedicated and hospitable staff is always on hand to ensure your vacation is as effortless as it is extraordinary, while world-class in-suite amenities such as twenty-four hour room service, opulent bedding, and a luxury jacuzzi within your Junior Suite set the stage for romance and relaxation.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $410.00 a night per couple


Two-Story Rooftop Terrace Suite with Plunge Pool

Two sprawling floors of chic design, world-class amenities, and personalized service make these ideal as a honeymoon suite in the Dominican Republic, where outdoor living is unparalleled with a spacious rooftop terrace, lounge furniture that invites you to relax under the Caribbean sun, and your own private plunge pool. Here, hotels are reimagined with a jacuzzi in each of the suites, spa-like bathrooms, and our signature Excellence Resorts offerings and amenities.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $423.00 a night per couple


Excellence Club Benefits

Private check-in & check-out / Late check-out & early check-in (subject to availability)
Access to private Excellence Club lounge (7:00 am to 11:00 pm) with concierge service, smart buffets, and bar service
Access to Excellence Club’s Magna Restaurant and exclusive bars
Access to twelve private pools and seven jacuzzis (hot water) in the pool area
Access to a private beach area
Bvlgari toiletries
Upgraded minibar
Upgraded in-suite premium liquor selection
Upgraded room service menu
Nespresso machine
Complimentary beach bag for use during your stay
Shoe shine service
Daily fruit and petit fours in suite
Fresh flowers and sparkling wine in suite upon arrival
One Aqua hydrotherapy treatment per person per stay


Excellence Club Junior Suite Ocean View

Begin your Punta Cana stay with in-suite fresh flowers and a bottle of bubbly, and end it with late check out service at our Excellence Club Junior Suites. These luxury suites with a stunning ocean view of Punta Cana will make your stay in the Dominican Republic an exceptional experience, complete with world-class service, luxe accommodations, and unforgettable offerings. From our oversized in-suite jacuzzis to a complimentary aqua hydrotherapy treatment at our Miilé Spa, every aspect of your stay has been designed to delight in the details.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $443.00 a night per couple


Excellence Club Junior Swim-Up Suite

Housed within the Excellence Club, these Dominican Republic swim-up suites redefine luxury with a host of world-class amenities and services. Here, the healing power of water is right at your doorstep with your own personal swan-neck spa jet and direct access to your building’s private pool. Indoors, you’ll discover expansive living space, sumptuous bedding, an oversized jacuzzi for two, and all of the added perks and luxe amenities of the Excellence Club.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $450.00 a night per couple


Excellence Club Junior Suite with Private Pool

Indulge in world-class service and your own private pool at these suites in the Dominican Republic. Luxe interiors and modern design meet the added perks of the Excellence Club to create an escape that combines the comforts of home with the luxuriant touches of a high end resort. Excellence El Carmen is your own personal playground in these stunning Punta Cana suites with private pools, where intuitive service and a host of upgrades are always on offer.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $463.00 a night per couple


Excellence Club Honeymoon Swim-Up Suite

Welcome to your honeymoon suite in Punta Cana, where over one-thousand square feet of elegant living space, chic design, and exceptional service set the stage for unsurpassed romance and your perfect Caribbean honeymoon. Indulgent touches like oversized in-suite jacuzzis, a private terrace oasis with its own outdoor shower, and swim-up pool access bring the best of indoor and outdoor living, while thoughtful touches like a special jacuzzi decoration and twenty-four hour room service amp up the romance.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $470.00 a night per couple


Excellence Club Two-Story Rooftop Terrace Suite with Plunge Pool Ocean View

Two stories of stunning design and world-class offerings are incorporated into every aspect of our opulent rooftop terrace suites, where a fully-furnished rooftop complete with its own plunge pool and outdoor shower sets the stage for outdoor relaxation. Chic interiors and indulgent offerings envelope guests in a world-class luxury suite, where stunning ocean views with private terraces, oversized jacuzzis, and inspired service are simply the standard.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $497.00 a night per couple


Excellence Club Honeymoon Two-Story Rooftop Terrace Suite with Plunge Pool Ocean View

Conceived and created with romance in mind, these sprawling honeymoon suites welcome couples to the Dominican Republic with two stories of gracious design, intuitive services, and all of the luxe perks of the Excellence Club. A sprawling rooftop provides an ocean view of Punta Cana and inviting lounge furniture, while separate living quarters, an oversized in-suite jacuzzi, and indulgent services, such as private butler service and in-suite check-in and check-out, welcome guests inside.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $510.00 a night per couple


Excellence Club Beachfront Honeymoon Swim-Up Suite

Just steps from the sand, these romantic swim-up suites bring Punta Cana and its natural beauty directly to your doorstep with sprawling, fully-furnished terraces that lead directly into your building’s own pool. In-suite sparkling wine and fresh flowers welcome you upon arrival to set the stage for an epically romantic honeymoon, while thoughtful touches and Excellence Club amenities are integrated into every aspect of your stay.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $544.00 a night per couple


Excellence Club Beachfront Honeymoon Two-Story Rooftop Terrace Suite with Plunge Pool

An exclusive oasis of quiet luxury awaits couples in our beachfront honeymoon suite. Located within the Excellence Club, these two-story suites come complete with separate living quarters, spa-like bathrooms, and a sprawling rooftop terrace with its own private plunge pool and sunset vistas. These beachfront suites are conceived specifically with romance in mind, outfitted with every luxury and service imaginable.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $571.00 a night per couple


Imperial Suite with Private Pool

Welcome to the Imperial Suite, Excellence El Carmen’s most luxurious offering within our all-suite portfolio. Almost two-thousand square feet of luxe living space incorporate floor-to-ceiling windows, separate living, dining, and sleeping quarters, and a private garden oasis, while VIP touches like in-suite barman service, a personal butler for luggage and packing, and a private dinner provide the escape of a lifetime.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $638.00 a night per couple


Imperial Suite Two-Story Rooftop Terrace with Plunge Pool

Redefining Punta Cana luxury hotels, stunning design and over three-thousand feet of living space combine with luxe amenities and VIP offerings in our Two-Story Imperial Suite. Here, opulent interiors set the stage for an experience that delights in the details. VIP services such as private butler service, in-suite barman service, and VIP airport transfers are complemented by small, yet elegant touches like nightly turndown service, in-suite check-in and check-out, and in-suite daily fresh fruit and petit fours.

Occupancy: 2 adults
Bedding: 1 king bed

Starting from $665.00 a night per couple


Available Services and Facilities:

Miilé Spa
Full-service beauty salon
Shopping Galleria
Fitness center
12 Restaurants
16 Bars
Business center service
Weddings and honeymoon packages
Tastings
Scuba diving
Deep-sea fishing
Private Yacht excursions
Private tennis lessons
Laundry service
Florist
Audio/visual equipment and service
Shipping services ($)

With the best restaurants in the Dominican Republic, Excellence El Carmen offers culinary adventures of epic proportions. World-class restaurants are always on hand to satisfy your sweet tooth, cure a late night craving, indulge in a romantic dinner for two, and everything in between. Featuring flavors from all over the globe, our expertly trained culinary team and master mixologists prepare enticing offerings morning, noon, and night to ensure that you are never hungry and are always satisfied. Whether you are in the mood for a casual evening or an elegant affair, Excellence El Carmen has a delicious and exciting offering right around the corner.

AGAVE – Authentic Mexican food and Tex-Mex favorites featuring burritos, fajitas and grilled, sautéed or marinated land and sea entrées. With the choice of indoor or outdoor seating, with tableside mariachi entertainment to complete the perfect Mexican evening.
Dress Code: Casual Elegance

BASMATI – Dishes of India’s North-West frontier specializing in mixing up tangy herbs, spices and cooking techniques with a dramatic and romantic setting.
Dress Code: Casual Elegance

CHEZ ISABELLE – French restaurant offering savory hors d’oeuvres, mouth-watering entrees and desserts that showcase the French culinary heritage. Enjoy indoor or outdoor seating with a romantic atmosphere and live music nightly.
Dress Code: Casual Elegance

THE GRILL – Available for lunch, serving an à la carte menu full of hearty salads, sandwiches, burgers and wraps in a giant thatch-roof palapa. At dinner, The Grill serves, prime steaks, chicken and shrimp searing on an open flame.
Dinner – Casual Elegance

THE FLAVOR MARKET – Offers guests enjoyable small plates that deliver big flavor. This cozy, gourmet tapas restaurant features an extensive menu of dishes that are paired with premium wines.
Dress Code: Casual Elegance

THE LOBSTER HOUSE – Offering breakfast, lunch and dinner menus in an open-air thatch-roof palapa near the main pool. The perfect place to enjoy shellfish prepared to your liking.
Dress Code: Casual

SPICE – Serving pan-Asian delights with specialties from Japan, China, Vietnam and Thailand. Featuring a sushi bar, Japanese iron grilled cooking and cozy Teppanyki rooms to enhance every guest’s experience.
Dress Code: Casual Elegance

OREGANO – A trattoria-style restaurant serving simple but delicious favorites including calzones, pastas and sweet treats.
Dress Code: Casual Elegance

THE KITCHEN TABLE – MAIN BUFFET – Serving fine cuisines, buffet style.
Dress Code: Dinner – Casual Elegance

SPORTS BAR – A great place to catch the big game on the big screens. Offering full bar service along with a snack menu.
Hours: Lunch 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Dinner 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm

MAGNA CLUB RESTAURANT – EXCELLENCE CLUB – Available for Excellence Club guests to enjoy wondrous meals with loved ones.
Hours: Breakfast 7:00 am – 11:00 am
Dinner 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Dress Code: Breakfast – Casual
Dinner – Casual Elegance

LAS OLAS – Located on the beach offering quick snacks, salads, wood-oven pizzas and grilled favorites.
Hours: 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

POOL & BEACH SERVICE

24-HOUR ROOM SERVICE

*Reservations are not required for dinner. Spa cuisine in all meals & vegetarian menu available in all restaurants for dinner. Seasonal changes may apply without prior notice.
Special dress codes apply, especially at some a-la-carte dining venues.
Dress Code: Casual – Shorts, bermudas, sarong and t-shirts welcome. Tank tops, wet clothes or swimsuits are not allowed.

Casual Elegance – Gentlemen – Long pants, collared shirt. Women – Long pants, capri pants, skirt, blouse. Casual shoes or elegant sandals. T-shirts, tank tops, shorts or beach sandals are not allowed.

Water Activities:

Snorkeling with gear
Deep sea fishing*
Introductory scuba lessons
Scuba diving with instruction*
Water aerobics

Indoor/Outdoor Activities:

Aerobics
Fitness
Yoga
Jogging
Beach volleyball and football
Tennis
Paddle tennis
Table tennis
Bicycles
Bocce
Darts
Board games
Archery
Air rifle shooting
Billiards
Theme nights
Spanish lessons
Dancing lessons
Cooking lessons

Additional fees apply.

All-Inclusive Package Includes:

Full breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks each day
10 à la carte options for dinner
2 à la carte lunch options, 1 buffet and 1 snack grill at the beach
Takeaway wood oven pizza
16 bars
Unlimited natural fruit juices and soft drinks
Unlimited international premium and domestic alcoholic beverages
24-Hour room service
Pool and beach waiter service
Daily activities including use of snorkel gear and scuba lessons
Tennis clinics
Special Welcome Cocktail and cool towel
23 Swimming pools
9 Outdoor hot water Jacuzzis
Non-motorized water sports
Nightly shows
Fully equipped fitness center with state-of-the-art equipment
Free Wi-Fi
Hotel taxes and gratuities

Excellence Playa Mujeres sets the stage for an unforgettable wedding, whether it is an intimate boutique ceremony, an adults-only gathering or a celebration with the whole family, Excellence Playa Mujeres will always provide the perfect stage and you will be surrounded by all exclusive and luxurious elements. Our wedding coordinators will work with you to customize your event to your particular tastes, so on the final day all you have to do is say “I do.” Worry about nothing else, whether it be intimate or extravagant, traditional or unexpected.

SAMPLE WEDDING PACKAGES

Vow Renewal Package or Elopement Package

On site assistance of a wedding coordinator
Unforgettable wedding location
Commemorative certificate (non-legal)
Symbolic Ceremony by a non-denominational minister
Wedding cake for two
Sparkling wine toast after the ceremony
Special dining arrangements for two during the evening of the ceremony at a restaurant or a discount for a private beach front dinner
Small sound system and microphone during the ceremony
Anniversary package
Discount on all spa treatments
This Package is complimentary when you book a Casita Suite with Private Pool or higher for a minimum of 5 nights.

Honeymoon or Anniversary Package

Welcome letter
Basket of fresh fruits in room upon arrival
A bottle of sparkling wine
One special romantic restaurant dinner
Rose petals in the room upon arrival
Special turn down service
One champagne breakfast in bed per stay
Discount on your photo package (non-applicable for wedding packages)
Discount on all spa treatments
The Honeymoon or Anniversary Package is complimentary with your stay at Excellence Resorts, Finest Resorts or Beloved Hotels. Guest must request it at time of booking and will be required to present a copy of the wedding certificate at time of check in. Anniversary Package: Valid 7 days before or 7 days after your anniversary date. Honeymoon Package: Valid for 3 months after your wedding date.

Excellence Honeymoon Package or Excellence Anniversary Package

Champagne upon arrival
Fruit basket and exotic fresh flowers in room upon arrival
Champagne breakfast in bed (one per stay)
Look Inside ritual at the spa (40 minutes)
Private, beachfront dinner for one evening and upon return, a rose petal bath ready with essential oils and candles
Petit fours each evening at turn down service
One complimentary Lovers Live CD by Sade
Discount on your photo package and five complimentary digital pictures of your photo package (non applicable for wedding packages)
The Excellence Honeymoon or Anniversary Package is complimentary for stays of minimum 5 nights or more in the Ocean View Junior Suite category or higher.

Terms and Conditions apply. Taxes and gratuities included. Subject to availability. Double occupancy only. This package cannot be combined with the free Excellence Wedding package.

Excellence Wedding Package
Minister or judge services
On-site assistance from a wedding coordinator
Wedding gazebo overlooking the Caribbean or beach location
Standard ceremony decoration (white Avant Garde chairs and high table with white fabric)
Bridal bouquet and groom’s boutonnière
Wedding cake
Preparation and ironing of bride and groom attires
Sparkling wine toast after the ceremony
Complimentary suite for groom the night before the the wedding (subject to availability)
Special turn down service the night of the wedding
Preferential location of room accommodation in the category reserved
Late checkout for bride and groom (based on availability and upon request)
Five digital full color photos (during the ceremony)
Discount on all spa treatments (product purchases not included)
Honeymoon Package

This Package is complimentary when booking a minimum of 5 rooms of any category for 3 nights.

Terms and Conditions apply. This package cannot be combined with the Excellence Honeymoon complimentary package. Guest list should be provided at the time of redemption. Package suitable for up to 10 guests lodged at the hotel.

Excellence of Love Wedding Package
In addition to Excellence Wedding Package, you will receive:

Upgraded Floral Bridal Boutique and groom’s boutonniere (Love Section)
Four boutonnieres or corsages for the wedding party (Love Section)
One hour cocktail with hors d’oeuvres
Love private reception (standard white set up)
Natural floral centerpiece for the head wedding table during the dinner
20 digital full color photos (during the ceremony)
Bride’s hairstyling for ceremony
Brides make-up application

Terms and Conditions apply. Package suitable for up to 20 guests lodged in the hotel. Upgrades to host larger parties available at additional cost. Package may be upgraded from the Excellence Wedding Package by covering the applicable difference in selling price.

Gold Excellence Wedding Package
In addition to Excellence of Love Wedding Package, you will receive:

Additional decoration for the ceremony
Upgraded Floral bridal bouquet and groom’s boutonniere (Gold section)
Upgraded boutonnieres or corsages for the wedding party (Gold section)
Romantic or Caribbean music trio (for 45 minutes)
Gold private reception (standard white set up)
Video of the reception (15 minutes)
Duet balance massage (for 50 minutes)

Terms and Conditions apply. This package is suitable for up to 20 guests lodged at the hotel. Upgrades to host larger parties available at additional cost. This package may be upgraded from the Excellence Wedding Package by covering the applicable difference in selling price.

Information and prices are subject to change. All packages subject to confirmation of availability. These package inclusions have no cash value, there are no refunds for unused elements/events and items are not interchangeable for other inclusions or a-la-carte amenities. Bride and groom, along with 90% of the total wedding guests, must stay at the hotel where the wedding is taking place. Additional fees may apply for non-hotel guests on top of the private event.

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EXCELLENCE EL CARMEN