We have book a family club garden/sea view room for our holidays. Am I correct in thinking that these rooms are only located at the end of the "u" shape building therefore 6 in each building or are there some in the smaller buildings? Thank you
We are traveling with another family, both in club family rooms, are there any buildings that have connecting rooms?
We''re contemplating a trip to CM PC in early November. We were there years ago in March and loved it...but the weather was perfect. So, let''s say it were to rain every day...what is there to do for fun? Do the GO''s organize indoor activities? Other than
I visited the Punta Cana for 10 days starting on Thursday, January 9. If I had been smart, I would have gone for 20 days given the weather in North America this winter. I would post photos here, but I can''t figure out how to do it on the new site. I did post
Heading back to our second home again. This time to be reunited with Abdel, Christelle and Manny. Looking to see if anyone else might be there that week.
How does the Club Family differ from the regular Club room?
I don''t see any mention of the daily dance lessons; are they still on? Anyone knows who the instructor might be for the next few months? Thx. It will be very nice seeing Abdel after so many years.
Hi just got back last week and posted this on Trip advisor as well. Cheers Ok so as the title says 8th time for us at club med PC Absolutely beautiful place water is great the beach Is great weather always nice(one 4 hr rain and couple evening rain showers
It looks as if Abdel Osmani will be returning to Punta Cana as CDV for the Winter 2013. I have heard this from different sources, but with CM it is always subject to change until the plane lands in Punta and he arrived at the village.
Hi - I will be going to PC in a few weeks... If anyone has the daily dress code, can they please post it so I can pack accordingly? Thank you!
Just wondering if anyone will be at Punta Cana, either as a GO or a GM between May 25 and June 2. Would love to say hello either before leaving or perhaps meet up at the village or resort or whatever they want to call themselves now. Jim
Hello, I''ve read that it is good to bring candy/chocolate for the GO''s.... Especially when I will have 2 kids in mini club. Do any of the frequent GMs know if there is something small (lightweight) they would prefer to candy/chocolate? Thanks! Jennifer
Hello, I''ve been searching for a layout of the family suites, I can''t find anything useful other than google satellite. Can someone please let me know how the numbering for the suites works? Is 901 on the far edge of the village? Is there a preferred room
I am going to Punta Cana next week with my family. Any last minute advice or any recent news from people who were there recently? Does any body knows when the GO team change occurs?
He''ll, I know that you can snorkeling from the beach, my question is will they have fins for you to borrow right at that spot? I will have my own mask and snorkel,buy would prefer not to bring fins in luggage. Thanks,I am leaving in April with family, and
Hello There! How easy is it to grab a taxi from airport to Club Med. We land at noon on Thursday, 4 people. I think I saw that a sign with costs is posted at airport?
I''m aware diving isn''t stellar in PC, but my husband wants to dive at least once( conditions permitting ). Do you know which shop they use?
I m wondering if there is a place to launch from at or near club....and any other advice or info regarding kiting at club. Thanks, Jan
We''re very excited about our upcoming two week stay at PC - hopefully you can give me some advice about which accommodation to request. Our voucher says Club Room - Family - Sea/Garden Side U Occ 3. We are more than happy to walk a reasonable distance to
I''m not certain if any of you check the reviews on TA or not. Some complaints I take with a grain of salt as some people just can''t be pleased. But....it seems as of late reviews are more negative than usual. Many mention the incredible amount of smoking in
Hi there, We''ve been to the Club Med Punta Cana twice and we love it. Our only problem is the AC. In the past it didn''t allow you to cool the room to less than about 76F. At the end of our trip we were always exhausted! I''ve read a ton of posts about this
Club Med unveils their fifth L''OCCITANE-branded spa at its Dominican Republic property, Club Med Punta Cana. Sandpiper Bay in Florida, Opio en Provence Yabuli in China and La Palmyre Atlantic in France are among the other Club Med properties that boast L''OCCITANE
I have read in a few different forums about the smoking situation here...can people really smoke inside the restaurants & buildings? Are there "non-smoking" buildings or rooms?
I wanted to contact planning about my upcoming stay at Punta Cana. Can someone give me the fax number or email address. Can''t find it on the website. Also do the Tiara suites have there own Planning office contact? thanks gwen gwen
We will be staying at PC from 29 Nov-13 Dec. If we pre-book the baby club it''s £500 and assumes we will use it every day. We plan to use it maybe 50% of the time so would prefer to wait until we''re at the resort and book it then. Any thoughts on whether
Hi There, Silly newbie questions. I just wanted to clarify how the restaurants function, never been to a Club Med & only 2 very small AI''s. Traveling end Feb early March. There are two main restaurants, Hispaniola & Samana. One snack bar/ restaurant
Anyone going to be in Punta Cana during the above dates. I believe there will be a new CDV transition from Barq to Eduardo. If going as GM or GO or new GO, love to hear from you. Jim
Are any singles planning to go to Punta Cana for Valentine''s Week (2013)? You are welcome to join our group in front of the main restaurant Saturday evening at 7:30 P.M.
Hello everyone, would anyone have the dress code colours for CM PC from the 19 oct and on. Thank you
Hi there, Does anyone know what kind of beer they have and which brand name liquors are included at CM Punta Cana? For the liquors, I am specifically interested in knowing if they have Jack Daniels, Captain Morgan and Absolut. Any assistance would be greatly
Hello, last time we were there The Ramp was closed. Is it open???? if yes, what do they have for the kids to use such as skate boards, roller blades, etc. [:D]
[:)]Right okay who hung at the Ramp around the time of 25th may until june 3rd?? because i did and it was hilarious! paint fight haha! i need all your email adresses cuz i miss you all! [:(] Xxxx
Hello, I would like to know if somebody could tell me the dresscodes for the days 25th august to ht 8th september 2012. thanks!
I am looking forward to going to Punta Cana in September... any tips from others traveling with a 17 month old? He is signed up for the Baby Club, I''m sure he will love it. Any special tips are appreciated, I am a single mom traveling alone. I requested Colon,
We arrive Sunday for 2 weeks so looking forward to the beach!!!!!
After a long, hectic tax season, we will be heading down to home No. 2, CM Punta Cana. Anyone else going to be there as GM or GO or new GO during that time. Love to hear from you before we head down there. Jim How many gold bar beads?
Hello Fello Club Med folks: Does anyone know who the CDV might be during March 10-17- any feedback? Also, what are the current dress code/color themes? Getting super excited and starting to pull out the summer garb today as we begin the packing list...Your
Hi there...wondering if Zumba still offered in Punta Cana...outdoors or indoors? Thanks for your help!
We had a wonderful stay – a very family resort with excellent food and a strong team. The village is located less than 10 minutes from Punta Cana airport and is a very extensive size. Best to request rooms close to the centre of the village as we had a 10 minute
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Hi, We have been to the Cancun village a couple of times. We will be visiting Punta Cana for our first time in late February. We have a couple of questions: Is US money Ok for tipping? Is there an email address to request room location? Does anyone know
Hi - We''ll be at Punta Cana 1/28-2/4 and need to be able to call home daily to check on a sick family member. We have unlocked Android phones, so we''ve thought about buying a sim card or using the Skype mobile app over wifi. Has anyone tried using Skype from
is there a pharmacy onsite at the resort? if not, does the resort offer errand services at an additional charge? i am reluctant to bring medication into another country, but am concerned about travelers illnesses. i am not sure of the policies of bringing
Hi! I am planning to take my 17 y/o son to Punta Cana right after he graduates as a graduation present. How busy do you think the resort will be if we arrive on 5/27/12? I took him to Cancun a couple years ago and he loved it. I thought Punta Cana would be something
Hi, Looking to visit spring break the first week of April.. with my family ...kids ages 16,14,11 and my brothers family ..twin 20 month olds. I have noticed in a lot of pictures there is tons of seaweed on the beach and in others there is none. Is this a seasonal
Heading down to 2nd home again. Any one else be there during this time? Jim How many gold bar beads?
Punta Cana : a blast!! It hardly feels like Christmas now that we are back in London! Club Med has the perfect holiday package for everyone and we will surely be back. Special thanks from us to Veronique and Smith at reception, Atila, Marissa and Tali from the
Hello, I enjoy the forum, and love your knowledge. my wife and I will be traveling to Punta Cana during the last week of January 2011. I will be booking the trip in a few days. here is my dilemma. I have heard mixed reviews on the tiara properties. Is
Im coming to Punta Cana mid December and would love some info on the new CDV and team, dress themes, zumba classes, weather, food, accommodation quality, entertainment and of course crazy signs. Is the village close to other hotels or quite remote? Any feedback
Hi Guys, This is my 1st post here. I''m very excited to be going Punta Cana in December. I was curious to know if anybody has used their Wi-Fi and if there was any free Wi-Fi there. How strong is the connection and is it reliable. When I was in Cancun last
I''ve been following Barq and his team for a long time now. Turks with Barq about 6 trips with no kids. One trip to Turks without Barq and off to Col Isles 4 trips with some kids. Hit the school holidays a few times and really suffered. Now I''m actually
I am coming to PC in a week and wanted to know where best to request a room? I have a deluxe room (2 bdrm) for me and my family. What building? First of Second floor? I like convenience. Also, any suggestions on where to play golf and how to book it cheaply?
I am planning a Club Med trip to Punta Cana in February 2012. I am very flexible with the dates of travel, but have a work commitment that I will not know the exact date until around the end of this year. Is the Punta Cana resort traditionally booked all of
I''m heading to PC soon - I''ve begun my coutdown, 25 days! I booked a good deal about 7 months ago and feel like I''ve been waiting forever. I''ve been doing CM for over 25 years and I''m traveling with my boyfriend whose a first timer- and has actually never
Here are recent Punta Cana pictures. They include my first timeseeind a CDV transition. This was from Abdel to Barq, both of whom I know. https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150364660814644.368485.502264643&type=1&l=3022439e23 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150364690779644.368489.502264643&type=1&l=577892bc68 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150365121274644.368548.502264643&type=1&l=109f226146 https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150365159799644.368555.502264643&type=1&l=671aa9be1c How
hello! I will be in Punta Cana for the 7th time... and still looking forward! I did not kept my latest map of the village and would like to ask for specific buildings to be located in. Would someone have a map or knows where I can find it? Thanks Flo Latest
like to know how is the golf in Punta Cana and how is the golf accademy?
We are off to Punta Cana this Friday, October 7 for 10 days. It will have some GO and CDV transition (Abdel to Barq) and perhaps only 300-500 GMs. Looking forward to a nice relaxing vacation as always. How many gold bar beads?
hello. just to share with you all a video i made about punta cana resort : http://www.vimeo.com/24823534 I''ve always wanted, at every trip at the club, go back with a video souvenir... so i did it. i hope working with the club med to do similar videos
I am just wondering if there are any GMs, GOs or new GOs who will be heading to Punta Cana during these dates. This is our next Punta Cana stay. I would love to connect with you before arrival, if possible. Hope to hear from anyone soon. Jim How many gold
Now that we print our own e-ticket, we don''t have an agent to confirme the necessary papers and formalities to get in and out of the Dominican Republic. I vaguely remember a $10 or $20 fee that non Club Med visitors had to pay on their way out. GM''s did not
Hi, I got back from Punta Cana yesterday! We had a great time. But I have a song stuck in my head! It wasn''t a crazy sign but I heard it all week, and then I heard it at the airport too, which makes me think it must be locally popular right now. No lyrics...
Supposed to fly to PC this Saturday (8/27). Any timely info regarding status of club and conditions on the island will be very much appreciated! Be kinder than necessary because everyone you meet is fighting some kind of battle.
Hello, I was wondering about the weather in mid September in the Punta Cana resort, in terms of rainy days or even hurricans. Is it something that might deter us from booking? Would appreciate any insights or personal examples. Thanks!
So finally time to do a trip report for our trip tp PC 03 July to 17 July. Flight and Arrival great flight down and dead on time with USAir, processing thru the airport and customs was a breeze and the picture mafia is now on the way out so you can hit immigration,
Has anyone upgraded to the luxury tiara space at Punta Cana? What was the upgrade cost over the standard club rooms? Was it worth it? Cheers
Just back from Punta Cana. Saw many familiar faces there, either on vacation as a GM or back to work at Punta in new capacity. http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150201136289644.327182.502264643&l=f8857b1eef http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150201292534644.327238.502264643&l=87c9d2b75d http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150201308789644.327244.502264643&l=1543e8a35d A
This is a wonderful video ... if you don''t feel like going there after seeing this then you probably never will. Extremely well done http://vimeo.com/24823534
Hello, My family and I have booked for this December (I know it is a while away) to go to Punta Cana. If one of you has been to Club Med Punta Cana could answer a couple of questions that would be great. 1. Is there a way to request a specific room?
hello. I''ve always wanted, at every trip at the club, go back with a video souvenir... so i did it : http://vimeo.com/24823534 This is my work. i''ve been there only with a semi-pro DSLR... i hope to convince people that work at Club Med that my idea
Are the rooms in the Colon building updated? Specifically are they still the blue/green rooms or have they been updated with the tan/brown palet that rooms were given in 2009 (I think). I remember staying in the Colon and those room shad not been updated. Also
Just wondering if any GM''s or old or new GO''s be heading to Punta Cana for this period of time. Love to hook up before we head down there. Jim How many gold bar beads?
The Club Med website and several other sites talk about the existence of malaria in the Dominican Republic. Club Med says its on the other side of the island. We are considering traveling there this July/August with two boys, 5 and 7. Should I be concerned about
Hi, We''re off to Punta Cana, 4/14-4/21. 4 kids, ages 10-17. On the invoice, our room is described as "Club Room Family U Occ 3" Any suggestions on which building/floor I may want to request? I''d appreciate any tips on making this a great vacation! Thanks, Jack Ridgefield,
http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10150131650474644&set=a.10150104372729644.284921.502264643&theater I hope this might help new visitors to Punta Cana Village How many gold bar beads?
I have never been to a Club Med, but decided to take the family to Punta Cana over Easter vacation. Does it make a difference that we are arriving and leaving on a Friday (versus more common Saturday to Saturday stays)? Are there events we will miss out on?
We arrived to beautiful 82 degree, sunny weather and it stayed that way all week. We were first-timers, and the resort looked like a post card! Food: I thought the food was quite good, not amazing, but no complaints at all. Standouts for me included Tres
Hi, i''ll be in Punta Cana for a week in May and i was looking for some feedback about my room location. I''ll be in the Pizarro building which is furtherest away from the center of it all and closest to the spa. Anyone know if i will be doing a lot of walking
if so, you will be hearing us perform! I''m a club med artist and will be singing in P.C. for two weeks. This is my third time there. We are a duo playing guitars and bass, and the music ranges from classic rock, pop, folk, blues and jazz. I sing in English,
Has anyone had experience with the Horseback riding offered through CM Punta Cana? Just wondering if horses are well cared for, and how safe and well run the operation is. gwen
Just got back and created my albums. My wife thinks I am crazy sometimes. http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=278182&id=502264643&l=0dc33fee72 http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=278188&id=502264643&l=14b3d60a64 http://www.facebook.com/album.php?aid=278197&id=502264643&l=bdc63474cb This
We don''t have as many pix as Jim, and we''re not professional photographers by any means, but there was a **beautiful** full moon while we were there (just 2 pix). Really moon-for-sun effect. http://picasaweb.google.com/puntacanamom/PuntaCanaMoon#slideshow
Here is the dress code for the week we were there: Saturday White Sunday Red & Black Monday Beige & Black Tuesday Red & White (Dominican Night) Wednesday Blue & White Thursday Jeans + White or Pink top Friday All black To see detailed daily schedule
REALLY great stay at Punta Cana, and totally brutal return to subzero(F) temps. Still hoping I''ll wake up and find myself looking out over the ocean with a warm breeze. As mentioned in other posts, the Couscous Team at the Mini Club headed up by Juju is awesome.
(I started this post in the wrong location.) I read some bad reviews about Punta Cana? Mostly French speaking, bugs, small rooms, even rats? You guys are the experts, which is why I am here. What do you think? there are 17 of us, age 2 - 72. We''ve done Cancun,
Hi! We''re leaving in about 3 weeks to punta cana. Wondering what is the difference between a club room family and a deluxe room family - does the deluxe have more space or a better layout if you have kids? The impression I get from the webiste and picutres
Hi, Does anyone out there have an e-mail address for the public relations person/client services person at Club Med Punta Cana, I would like to see if I can arrange an event for my friend''s milestone birthday while we are staying there next month. Thank-you! erin
Hello, I was in Punta Cana from December 30th till January 5th and here are some photos: http://www.flickr.com/photos/wasserberg/sets/72157625644634201/ I will post my review later when I have the time. Cheers Thomas
We had booked a Punta Cana trip for Jan 9. However, due to prolonged stay at Sandpiper due to snow, we rebooked for the end of the month. CM was very nice with very small change of reservation fees. So just wonder who might be there during that week. Let us know,
Anyone else going January 15-22?
Hello all. We are about to head down to PC on January 1st for 8 nights. This will be our 7th or 8th trip down there. I notice on the CDC website that they are advising anyone traveling to the DR to bring antibiotics in case of diarrhea, water purification tablets,
I have never had so much snow in December as we''re currently having here in Munich and before my winter allergy breaks out, I have just booked a week in the sun for new years. Ten days till departure! Thomas
My brother hooked me and my two teenage daughters (16 & 19) up for Christmas - a vacation to Punta Cana from 19-26 December. I have just a few questions. 1) Do we need to bring any fancy clothes? 2) Is beer included free of charge? 3) What nationality will
We will be staying at Club Med Punta Cana in January 2010. It''s our very first family vacation abroad - 6 of us, including 4 kids! Anyways, just a few question I hope you can answer. 1. How much cash should one anticipate spending while at the resort for
Hi all Newbie here (first post in fact). We (2 adults 2 kids 11 & 6) are heading to CM PC in February 2011. First time at a Club Med and were quite excited about it! Have a few questions 1) In our previous trips in all-inclusive resorts, we used to
I just came back from Punta Cana and am looking for the song that we did some sort of a line dance to before the show.
Just wondering if there are any new or prior GOs or any GMs that will be heading to Punta Cana on November 7 or around that time. Would love to connect with you prior to our departure to our 2nd home. Jim How many gold bar beads?
We just got back from a really great trip to Punta Cana. The first week was 80-85 % French. There was only 2 American G.O.''s and a few Canadian G.O.''s. Our experience was not really great with the G.O. team until the new G.O.''s started to arrive. Thank goodness
Jippiyyy, Punta Cana here I come!! 13 till 26 November I will be in sunny Punta Cana :-) Any tips for nice excursions? '09 Vittel, Albion, La Pointe '08 Les Deux Alpes, Opio, Vittel '07 Agadir + Marrakech
I assume that ALL the work on the renovated Hispaniola is completed by now. Are there separate eating areas for the suites guests and the regular guests, either inside and/or outside? I had been told there might be separate eating in the outside dining area. I