Tortuga Bay Puntacana Resort & Club recognized among the 10 best Caribbean Resorts


Punta Cana, DR, October, 2020. – The Tortuga Bay Puntacana Resort & Club hotel was included in the list of the 10 best resorts within a ranking of 40 hotels in the Caribbean in the Readers’ Choice Awards 2020, which awards the prestigious American magazine Condé Nast Traveler, being the only resort in the country within the first 10 positions.

The Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards are regarded as the oldest and most prestigious accolade of excellence in the travel industry. The awarded hotels are selected according to the votes based on the travel experiences of more than 715 thousand travelers from around the world.

“The results of this year’s survey, conducted at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, are testament to the lasting power of a meaningful travel experience,” said Jesse Ashlock, US editor for Condé Nast Traveler. , stressed that “the winners represent the best of the best for our audience and offer inspiration for travel planning.”

In that sense, Carmen Rosa Aquino, Hospitality Sales Director of Puntacana Resort & Club, stated: “for Tortuga Bay Puntacana Resort & Club and the Grupo Puntacana family, this award is a recognition of the hard work that our collaborators carry out every day to provide our visitors of unique experiences ”.

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International recognition

The hotel Tortuga Bay Puntacana Resort & Club It is a property that is frequently recognized by its visitors, it has been highlighted as the first and only hotel in the country with Five Diamonds by the AAA (American Automobile Association), managing to maintain this distinction for eleven consecutive years. The achievement has positioned the hotel as a high-luxury destination.

The hotel was also selected as the best in the Dominican Republic by the Caribbean Journal and number one in Punta Cana. It was chosen as the “Best Romance Destination” in Canada, the United States and the Caribbean in the Condé Nast Johansens Awards for Excellence 2018, in addition received the HSMAI Adrian Awards 2018 for its renewal in that same year. After its reopening, it received the prestigious 2018 Magellan Award – Silver in the luxury hotel category, also being recognized in that same year with the World Luxury Awards.

In 2019, it was ranked 11th in the “25 Best Luxury Hotels” category by TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Awards, which are determined based on millions of opinions and comments from TripAdvisor travelers around the world. In that same year, it was selected as the number one hotel in Punta Cana by US News & World Report, receiving the gold seal by that organization. In 2020, he held the position and at the same time received the gold seal for his number four position in the Caribbean Region by US News & World Report.

About Tortuga Bay Puntacana Resort & Club

Founded by the Rainieri family in 2005, Tortuga Bay at Puntacana Resort & Club is a hotel of 13 private beachfront villas, the only one designed by the famed Oscar de la Renta, who was proud to reside for the last 20 years of his outstanding life in Punta Cana.

Tortuga Bay Puntacana Resort & Club underwent a renovation process designed and overseen by prominent American designer Markham Roberts in 2017, with the primary goal of evolving the brand of hospitality experience originally envisioned by Oscar de la Renta.

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