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Located in Cap Cana, this beachfront resort is next to a golf course and within 3 mi (5 km) of Cap Cana Puerto Marina, Juanillo Beach, and Indigenous Eyes Ecological Park and Reserve. Indigenous Eyes Ecological Park is 3 mi (4.8 km) away.

Resort Features

At Punta Palmera Cap Cana by Essenza Retreats, spend the day on the private sand beach where you can enjoy volleyball. Then return for a meal at one of the resort's 2 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 192 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and room service. Kitchenettes come with stovetops, and guests can enjoy upscale touches like private spa tubs and jetted tubs.

Punta Palmera Cap Cana by Essenza Retreats

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Simply walk outside to feel the sun on your face at the sand beach. Spend the day at the beach and work on your tan with sun loungers (chaise longues) or relax in the shade with umbrellas. After a day at the beach, enjoy amenities at Punta Palmera Cap Cana by Essenza Retreats like an outdoor pool and a children's pool.

Dining is available at one of the resort's 2 restaurants. The property also offers a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This beach resort also offers a garden and a terrace.

Punta Palmera Cap Cana by Essenza Retreats has designated areas for smoking.

  • Total number of rooms - 192 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • On private beach 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 200 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Year Built 2010 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2153 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Beach towels 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 9 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Snack bar/deli  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Jetted bathtub 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Stovetop 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Private spa tub 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Down comforter 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • LED TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 11 AM.

Punta Palmera, Snack Bar - This poolside restaurant specializes in local and international cuisine and serves lunch and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Happy hour is offered.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a private beach.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Boat tours on site 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 10 PM
There is no after-hours reception at this property. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets stay free
  • 1 per room (up to 20 kg)
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

Pets allowed (no fees)


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: USD 300.00 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 15 for adults, USD 10 and USD 15 for children (approximately)
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 10.00 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Punta Palmera Cap Cana Essenza Retreats Hotel
  • Punta Palmera Hotel Punta Cana
  • Punta Palmera Hotel
  • Punta Palmera Punta Cana
  • Punta Palmera Essenza Retreats Hotel
  • Punta Palmera Cap Cana Essenza Retreats
  • Punta Palmera Essenza Retreats

We should mention

Guests must transfer via required shuttle to the property. Guests must contact the property at least no hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. Children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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