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Excellence El Carmen (Adults Only 18+)

Description

Set on a sandy beach along the Caribbean Sea, this luxe adults-only, all-inclusive resort surrounded by landscaped grounds is 43 km from Punta Cana International Airport.

Airy suites with pool or beach views feature flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, safes and minibars, as well as tea and coffeemaking facilities, whirlpool tubs and furnished terraces. Upgraded suites add plunge pools, rooftop terraces, living rooms and/or swim-up access. Room service is available 24/7.

There are 12 restaurants and 16 bars, plus multiple outdoor pools, a gym and a spa. Activities include cooking lessons, tennis and water sports. Airport transfers are provided (fee).

Sleep

Junior Suite Pool View- All Inclusive

These spacious Junior Suites (800 sq ft) offer an expansive private balcony or terrace with comfortable lounge furniture and oversize Jacuzzi for two
King bed or two double beds.

Suite Pool View- All Inclusive

These suites offer an upgraded level of privacy, featuring a separate bedroom and double size balconies. Room features same amenities as the JR SUITE POOL VIEW. King Bed.

Junior Swim-Up Suite- All Inclusive

These spacious (950 sq ft) suites are located on the ground floor, offering direct access to a private pool connected to the building´s pool. Other additional amenities include a furnished terrace with a lounge bed, 2 sun beds and a swan-neck Spa Jet. King Bed.

Terrace Suite With Plunge Pool- All Inclusive

The spacious (950 sq ft) Terrace Suites feature an expansive terrace with comfortable lounge furniture, an exterior Plunge Pool . King Bed.

Junior Suite Ocean View- All Inclusive

The spacious Junior Suites (800 sq ft) with Ocean View offers expansive private balcony or terrace with comfortable lounge furniture & oversize Jacuzzi for two. King bed.

Honeymoon Suite- All Inclusive

These spacious 1100 (sq ft) 1 bedroom suite offers a separate living room area, an oversize jacuzzi for two, plus an expansive private terrace with comfortable lounge furniture. Room features same amenities as the JR SUITE POOL VIEW. King Bed.

Junior Suite With Private Pool- All Inclusive

Spacious suites, located on the ground floor feature a furnished terrace with a lounge bed, 2 sun beds and a private 300 sq ft pool. Room features same amenities as the JR SUITE POOL VIEW. King Bed.

Two-Story Rooftop Terrace Suite With Plunge Pool-All Inclusive

These romantic suites offer spacious 1.600 sq ft divided in two floors (800 sq. ft each.) with a private rooftop terrace, a plunge pool and comfortable lounge furniture.

Suite With Private Pool & Garden

These 2000 sq ft (900 room + 1,100 exterior) are perfect for guests looking for their own private deck & pool. Located on the ground floor this category offers a one-bedroom suite with separate living area and double acces to exterior pool & deck, the same amenities as the JR SUITE POOL VIEW, plus a 800 sq ft private garden including a 250 sq ft pool, 2 sun beds and a furnished terrace. King bed.

Excellence Club Junior Suite Oceanview- All Inclusive

Our 800 sq ft Excellence Club Junior Suites offer breathtaking ocean view, plus all exclusive services and amenities from the Excellence Club, as well as all amenities from JR SUITE POOL VIEW. King bed

Excellence Club Junior Swim Up Suite- All Inclusive

These suites offer the same amenities as the JUNIOR SWIM-UP SUITE plus all the exclusive services and amenities from the Excellence Club.

Excellence Club Junior Suite With Private Pool- All Inclusive

Spacious (950 sq ft) suites, located on the ground floor feature a furnished terrace with a lounge bed, 2 sun beds and a 300 sq feet private pool. Included exclusive services and amenities from the Excellence Club. King Bed.

Excellence Club Two-Story Rooftop Terrace Suite W/Plunge Pool Oceanview- All Inclusive

These romantic suites offer ocean views, spacious 1.600 sq ft divided in two floors (800 sq. ft each.) a private rooftop terrace with a plunge pool and comfortable lounge furniture, plus the exclusive benefits from our Excellence Club. King bed.

Excellence Club Beachfront Honeymoon Swim Up Suite-All Inclusive

These spacious (1000 sq ft) suites are located right on the beach with impressive ocean-front views. They feature a separate living room area, an oversize jacuzzi for two, plus an expansive private terrace with comfortable lounge furniture and direct access to semi-private pool connected to the building´s pool. These suites also enjoy all amenities as the JR SUITE POOL VIEW, plus the exclusive benefits of the Excellence Club.

Imperial Suite With Pool- All Inclusive

The most luxurious beachfront 1-bedroom suite offers 1.700 sq ft of interior space plus a private garden with a large pool. Including a separate bedroom, a full living room, a bar, a separate WC at living room and the bedroom, plus all the amenities and services from the Excellence Club Jr Suite Ocean View.

Imperial Suite Two-Story Rooftop Terrace With Plunge Pool

The most luxurious beachfront 1-bedroom suite offers 3.400 sq ft divided in two floors. At the first floor you will find a full living room, a bar, a separate WC at living room and the bedroom, plus all the amenities and services from the Excellence Club Jr Suite Ocean View. At the Rooftop terrace you will find a plunge pool, lounge bed and a sofa area.

Stuff To Do

Entertainment & Activities

A variety of beach, land and water activities each day, including: snorkeling gear, introductory scuba demonstration in the pool, bocce, aerobics and water aerobics, fitness, yoga, jogging, Spanish lessons, dancing lessons, cooking lessons, theme nights, beach volleyball and football, tennis, basketball, squash, bicycles, table tennis, darts, board games, archery, air rifle shooting and billiards.

Pool
A total of 20 swimming pools with a collective expanse of 79,000 sq ft provide Guests with privacy and a variety of bathing and lounging options throughout the resort grounds. Nine independent hot water Jacuzzis right next to the pools (seven of them in the Excellence Club).

Restaurants, Lounges & Bars

11 Irresistible all-inclusive international dining options, plus one beach snack grill. And with 15 different bars throughout the resort, refreshment is always at your fingertips. Some restaurants feature smoking (outdoor sittings) and non-smoking sections; others are exclusively non-smoking.

Miilé Spa

You will be surrounded by the most intense elements in nature–sun, air, earth and water– and secluded from the stress of day-to-day living. Miilé is the ultimate retreat where relaxation happens naturally.

All Inclusive

All-Inclusive, All-Suite Luxury  

All meals in a choice of 12 international restaurants
Unlimited premium alcoholic beverages and soft drinks
24-hour room service
Pool and beach waiter service
Fully equipped fitness center
Daily activities including use of snorkel gear and scuba lessons
Nightly entertainment
All taxes and gratuities

Eat & Drink

Agave

This Mexican specialty restaurant represent the great Mexican traditional gastronomy throughout the various states of the country, giving you an outlook of that ancestral culture. Because of its size, it is an excellent option for celebrating with a group of friends or in couple.
Dinner time: 6:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Dinner Dress Code: Casual Elegance
For Gentlemen: Long pants, collar shirt and closed toe shoes.
For Ladies: Long pants, Capri pants, skirt, blouse. Casual shoes or elegant sandals must be worn. T-shirts, tank tops, shorts or beach sandals are not allowed.

Basmati

Basmati specializes in the regional dishes of India’s North-West frontier, mixing up tangy herbs, spices and cooking techniques against a dramatic and romantic backdrop.
Open from 06:00pm – 10:30 pm

Dress Code
Dinner Dress Code: Casual Elegance
For Gentlemen: Long pants, collar shirt and closed toe shoes.

For Ladies: Long pants, Capri pants, skirt, blouse. Casual shoes or elegant sandals must be worn. T-shirts, tank tops, shorts or beach sandals are not allowed.

Chez Isabelle

Our French dining experience for the most demanding palates. Before your dinner don’t forget to visit our extensive wine cellar and make a selection from the finest wines of the world.
Dinner time: 6:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Dress Code
Dinner Dress Code: Casual Elegance
For Gentlemen: Long pants, collar shirt and closed toe shoes.
For Ladies: Long pants, Capri pants, skirt, blouse. Casual shoes or elegant sandals must be worn. T-shirts, tank tops, shorts or beach sandals are not allowed.

The Grill

The Grill Restaurant provides you with a variety of American cuts and Brazilian meat options cooked on the grill. Enjoy an excellent meat deliciously prepared by our chef.
Dinner time: 6:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Dress Code: Casual Elegance

For Gentlemen: Long pants, collar shirt and closed toe shoes.
For Ladies: Long pants, Capri pants, skirt, blouse. Casual shoes or elegant sandals must be worn. T-shirts, tank tops, shorts or beach sandals are not allowed.

Flavor Market

Try something different for dinner. Small plates deliver big flavor in this cozy Spanish restaurant. Order from an extensive menu of Tapas, montaditos and typical and authentic main course dishes from the old continent. Paired with premium wines recommended by our sommelier.
Dinner time: 6:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Dinner Dress Code: Casual Elegance
For Gentlemen: Long pants, collar shirt and closed toe shoes.

For Ladies: Long pants, Capri pants, skirt, blouse. Casual shoes or elegant sandals must be worn. T-shirts, tank tops, shorts or beach sandals are not allowed.

The Lobster House

Begin your day with an à la carte breakfast overlooking the ocean. Enjoy our selection of rich fresh fruit, juices, coffee, cereals, waffles, sweet rolls and eggs gourmet dishes, this is a perfect option to start off a healthy day.
Overlooking the ocean, The Lobster House offers a wide selection of à la carte items; ceviches, seafood starters, salads, sandwiches, hamburgers, pasta and grilled dishes. Let yourself flow with the breeze of the Caribbean Sea.
Simply lobster, prepared the way you like it better or by our chef exquisite suggestions, enjoy our open air restaurant by the pool tempered by the breeze of the Caribbean Sea flow.

Breakfast from 08:00 am – 11:00am
Lunch from 12:00pm – 5:00pm
Dinner from 6:30 pm -11:00pm

Breakfast/Lunch Dress Code
Dress Code: Casual
Shorts, Bermudas sarong and t-shirts welcome. Tank tops, wet clothes or swimsuits are not allowed.

Dinner Dress Code
Dress Code: Casual Elegance
For Gentlemen: Long pants, dress shorts, collar shirt and closed toe shoes.
For Ladies: Long pants, Capri pants, skirt, blouse. Casual shoes or elegant sandals must be worn. T-shirts, tank tops, shorts or beach sandals are not allowed.

Spice

Authentic Pan-Asian culinary experience with exotic specialties from Japan, Vietnam and Thailand. Spice offers a selection of à la carte items, private Teppanyaki area, sake and teas.
Dinner time: 6:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Dinner Dress Code: Casual Elegance
For Gentlemen: Long pants, collar shirt and closed toe shoes.
For Ladies: Long pants, Capri pants, skirt, blouse. Casual shoes or elegant sandals must be worn. T-shirts, tank tops, shorts or beach sandals are not allowed.

Oregano

Italian pasta and wine in a popular outdoor gathering spot. Our trattoria-style restaurant serves simple but delicious fare including wood oven pizza (from traditional to unpredictable) calzones and pastas. Buon appetito!
A popular trattoria-style restaurant serving simple but delicious fare including pizza, from traditional to unpredictable calzone, pastas and a selection of sweet desserts.

Lunch open from 12:00 pm to 04:30 pm
Dinner open from 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Lunch Dress Code: Casual
Shorts, Bermudas sarong and t-shirts welcome. Tank tops, wet clothes or swimsuits are not allowed.

Dinner Dress Code: Casual Elegance
For Gentlemen: Long pants, dress shorts, collar shirt and closed toe shoes.
For Ladies: Long pants, Capri pants, skirt, blouse.

Casual shoes or elegant sandals must be worn. T-shirts, tank tops, shorts or beach sandals are not allowed.

The Kitchen Table

Our impressive buffet is the best option to start off the day. Undoubtedly this is the most versatile restaurant offering its international and Dominican buffet. Don’t miss our gourmet omelet station, fresh eggs prepared a la minute in front of you or our station of fresh juices and natural shakes with a vast selection of fresh fruits or combined with local vegetables and fruits. The choice is yours.
Offers you a wide variety of selected salad bar, fresh vegetables, dressings and cheeses, an international buffet and our “show cooking” stations like our Mongolian grill with items prepared to your liking.
Breakfast open from 7:00 am – 11:00 am
Lunch open from 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

BREAKFAST/LUNCH DRESS CODE
Dress Code: Casual
Shorts, Bermudas sarong and t-shirts welcome. Tank tops, wet clothes or swimsuits are not allowed.

Magna Club Restaurnt

The Excellence Club offers this gourmet breakfast options with an elegant service oriented to fulfill your morning expectations. Start off the day in an international with a French influence cuisine.
At dinner time, unwind in an air-conditioned exclusive smart interior or an outdoor al-fresco seating area with relaxing garden views. Whatever suits your mood, come, enjoy and relax in this elegant atmosphere where fancy indining and succulent desserts are guaranteed.
Breakfast open from 7:00 am – 11:00 am
Dinner open from 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Breakfast Dress Code: Casual
Shorts, Bermudas, sarong and t-shirts welcome. Tank tops, wet clothes or swimsuits not allowed.
Dinner Dress Code: Casual Elegance
For Gentlemen: Long pants, collar shirt and closed toe shoes.
For Ladies: Long pants, Capri pants, skirt, blouse. Casual shoes or elegant sandals must be worn. T-shirts, tank tops, shorts or beach sandals are not allowed.

Shark Food - Food Truck

The ideal place to quickly satisfy that craving for hamburgers, hot dogs, French fries, tacos and nachos for lunch or dinner.
Food Shark is located next to the Theater.
Open from 6:00 pm to 12:00 am

Sports Bar

Located in the main lobby near the Martini Bar. Here you can watch your favorite sports through the season, in different sporting environments. Variety of sandwiches, pizzas, finger food and much more in our menu. Order from a wide range of brands, cocktails and beer menu.
Indoor Air Conditioned
Hours: 4:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Get Busy & Entertainment

Entertainment & Activities

A variety of beach, land and water activities each day, including: snorkeling gear, introductory scuba demonstration in the pool, bocce, aerobics and water aerobics, fitness, yoga, jogging, Spanish lessons, dancing lessons, cooking lessons, theme nights, beach volleyball and football, tennis, basketball, squash, bicycles, table tennis, darts, board games, archery, air rifle shooting and billiards.

Pool
A total of 20 swimming pools with a collective expanse of 79,000 sq ft provide Guests with privacy and a variety of bathing and lounging options throughout the resort grounds. Nine independent hot water Jacuzzis right next to the pools (seven of them in the Excellence Club).

Restaurants, Lounges & Bars

11 Irresistible all-inclusive international dining options, plus one beach snack grill. And with 15 different bars throughout the resort, refreshment is always at your fingertips. Some restaurants feature smoking (outdoor sittings) and non-smoking sections; others are exclusively non-smoking.

Miilé Spa

You will be surrounded by the most intense elements in nature–sun, air, earth and water– and secluded from the stress of day-to-day living. Miilé is the ultimate retreat where relaxation happens naturally.

Indulge

Miilé Spa

You will be surrounded by the most intense elements in nature–sun, air, earth and water– and secluded from the stress of day-to-day living. Miilé is the ultimate retreat where relaxation happens naturally.

At the Miilé spa in Excellence El Carmen, wellness of mind, body and spirit is at the heart of what they do.

Native nutrient-rich botanical and marine essentials work to replenish your inner glow and restore your outer beauty. Using the Miilé goal is to deliver a memorable experience that embraces the feeling of pure relaxation.

Weddings & Groups

It’s the one day that will resonate with you for the rest of your life.

And what could be more romantic than getting married on the beach, overlooking the sparkling Caribbean Sea?

The wedding professionals at Excellence Resorts work with you to personalize your ceremony and reception with options you’ve never imagined.  Create a fantasy wedding inspired by the grace and abundance of the tropics.

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