The owners of Hard Rock Punta Cana plan to develop a new hotel project in Santo Domingo
The general manager of the Reserve Bank, Samuel Pereyra Rojas, received the visit of several executives of the RCD Hotels Group, which plans to expand its investment in the Dominican Republic, with the Latitud 18 Santo Domingo hotel project, which will operate under the Limburg Investments company. SRL.
The Mexican company is a leader in the hotel industry, with luxury properties in different tourist destinations in the United States, Mexico and the Dominican Republic, where there are more than 6,000 rooms.
In the Dominican Republic, the hotel group has the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana, considered the first Hard Rock All-Inclusive hotel in the world. These facilities have 1,800 rooms and operate in the country under the company Inversiones Zahena, S.A. since 2009.
During the meeting held on the seventh floor of the Banreservas Tower, hotel investors explained to Pereyra Rojas the details of their expansion plans in the country. During the meeting with Diana El-Hague, Michel El-Hague, Deyanira Khouri and Rodrigo Chapur, the general manager was accompanied by several business executives of the Bank.
Grupo RCD Hotels has stood out in the market for the unique concepts that its hotels offer in terms of experiences and entertainment in their different locations. Its president is the hotel businessman of Mexican origin, Roberto Chapur Duarte.
Broad investment portfolio
The group’s portfolio includes luxury hotels such as Eden Roc Miami Beach, in Florida, United States, which has 415 rooms; and Nobu Miami Beach, with 206 rooms. The 115-room Nobu Hotel Chicago recently opened. In total there are 736 rooms in the United States.
Properties in Mexico include the Hard Rock Hotels, in Cancun (560 rooms); Vallarta (348 rooms), Los Cabos (579 rooms) and Riviera Maya (1,264 rooms), as well as UNICO 20 ° 87 ° Hotel Riviera Maya (448 rooms), which operate under the All Inclusive modality.
Also in Mexico, the investment group has other properties, such as Nobu Hotel Los Cabos (200 rooms), with a European plan and Residence Inn Mérida (151 rooms) for long stays, to add 3,550 rooms in that nation.
The UNICO 20 ° 87 ° mark
The hotel brand UNICO 20 ° 87 ° of the RCD group operates under a luxury concept aimed at the adult public and under the “all-inclusive” modality. The design of its facilities is inspired by the cultural features of the destination where it is located.
Currently the group has only one hotel under that brand, located on the Mayan Riviera and it has 448 rooms. The average rate is USD $ 499 per person per night.
To be sworn in on Sunday, President Luis Abinader announced that the Reserve Bank will promote support for projects in the tourism, industrial and export sectors, in order to create employment in the country.