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Melia Caribe Tropical

Features: Kids Program, Golf, Casino, Weddings, Honeymoons, Spa
DAI Inside Scoop: The All-inclusive Resort Meli Caribe Tropical is one of the newest resorts in Punta Cana, composed of the two hotels, Meli Caribe & Meli Tropical, offering 1,044 rooms in all. The complex spans the shore of the eastern tip of the Dominican Republic, and is surrounded by palm trees and lush vegetation. The resort is ideal for families, golfers, weddings, as well as meetings and conventions. Be sure to ask about Royal Service.

Hotel Information

Melia Caribe Tropical Resort
Playa de Bavaro, Punta Cana
Higuey, Dominican Republic

Distance from hotel to town of Higuey, 25 miles (40 kms).
Distance from hotel to Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ), 20 minutes.

Discover Melia Caribe Tropical, a hotel located in Punta
Cana, where you will be able to enjoy stunning facilities,
amusing themed areas designed for children and an exquisite
gastronomic variety that will satisfy the most demanding
palate. The resort features more than 1100 spacious suites.
The complex spans the shore of the eastern tip of the
Dominican Republic, and is surrounded by palm trees and
lush gardens and lagoons. The resort is ideal for families,
golfers, weddings, as well as meetings and conventions.

The Melia Caribe Tropical is located right on Bavaro beach,
one of the most beautiful beaches of the island: about 25
miles of white, fine sand, uncountable palm trees and
crystal clear blue water. 1600 feet of the beach are
exclusively reserved for the hotels' guests.

Punta Cana International Airport is 20 minutes away, Higuey
25 miles, La Romana 56 miles, and the capital, Santo Domingo,
is 121 miles far away from the hotel.

Hotel Amenities

Arcade Beach
Business Center ($) Casino
Disco Dry Cleaning Services ($)
Fitness Center Gift Shop ($)
Jewelry Shop ($) Laundry Service ($)

Cocotal Golf & Country Club, on site, 27 hole golf
course with a par 72, driving range, pro shop, equipment
rental and golf academy

Land Sports
volleyball, aerobics, beach soccer, beach
volleyball, horseback excursions ($), table tennis,
darts, and board games.

Extensive daytime and evening entertainment program.

Miscellaneous Amenities
-Merengue Classes
-Mini Swimming Pool
-Health and YHI Spa
-Palma Real Shopping Village
-Tram service is available throughout the property.

Watersports (non-motorized)
windsurfing, scuba diving ($),
water polo, kayaks, canoes, pedal boats, water bicycles,
sunfish sailing, snorkeling, diving lessons, water
bicycles and aerobics.

Tennis: (8)
Floodlit Courts ($)

($) Denotes a fee may be charged.

Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above
may have an additional fee associated with them.

Accommodation Categories And Descriptions

Arrival/Departure Time:
Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm

Early check-in and late checkout on
request, and subject to availability.

Children Policy:
Children's age break is 12 years old.

Maximum Occupancy:

Deluxe Junior Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Junior Suite Premium - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Family Deluxe Junior Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 3 children
or 3 adults and 2 children.

Deluxe Junior Suite, (JSD) Tastefully decorated and generously
conditioned all the Deluxe Junior Suites are 450 sq. ft. of
pure comfort. All suites have a private balcony or terrace.
Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.
View: Garden.

Junior Suite Premium, (JPM) Rooms include all features
listed below, plus special services and amenities as shown:
Individually controlled air conditioning system and ceiling
fan, cable television, direct dial telephones, complimentary
in-room safe, minibar with complimentary water and soft
drinks, coffee and coffee maker, bathroom amenities, shower,
hair dryer, iron and ironing board, internet access ($),
privileged location, room service from 7:00am to 11:00pm and
special in-room amenities.

Family Deluxe Junior Suite, (JDI) With 450 square feet, this
Junior Suite is ready to take care of the needs of the
youngest guests. These rooms are conveniently located in
the family fun and adventure area of the resort. The
following additional amenities will be waiting for you:
sofa bed and a pull out bed or bunk, kids club (organized
by age) with supervised activities for fun and adventure,
child-themed amenities (beach toys, books, crayons), Melia
baby kit (soap, a floating toy, shampoo and bubble bath),
minibar with water, soft drinks, juice and milk (non-
alcoholic beverages), extra drawer space for children's
belongings, free internet access, Kids & Co. program:
includes personalized check-in for children, exclusive
activities program and farewell gift.
Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.
View: Garden or Pool.

Complimentary water and soft drinks

Miscellaneous Amenities
-Work area with IDD Telephone
-Balcony or patio furnished
-Living room area with sofa-bed or couch and arm chair

Connecting Rooms
The hotel can only guarantee connecting rooms with the
following 2 categories: The Level Junior Suite and The
Level Grand Suite.

Rollaway Bed
Rollaway beds are not permitted in The Level rooms.

Bathroom (marble)
Fully equipped with hairdryer

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled
based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.

Food And Beverage Outlets

Q Bar, Exclusive for The Level.

Barefoot Bar & Grill, Exclusive for The Level.

Market Place Buffet, Featuring six different live cooking
buffets, air conditioned facilities, open for breakfast, lunch and
dinner. Capacity for 512 people.

Cuisine: International.

Agora Grill, Capacity for 400 people. Enjoy a sumptuous beach
side international buffet for breakfast, lunch and afternoon

The American Grill, Capacity for 155 people.

Cuisine: American.

Cuatro Lounge, Exclusive for The Level.

Capri, Capacity for 145 people. Fish and seafood from the
Caribbean Sea. Minimum age requirement is 18 years old

Cuisine: Seafood.

Cuatro, Capacity for 468 people. Enjoy a sumptuous beach side
international buffet for breakfast, lunch and dinner. A la carte meals
are also available.

El Guarapo, Capacity for 148 people. Traditional colonial
Dominican cuisine.

Cuisine: Dominican.

Hokkaido, Capacity for 36 people. Japanese specialty with
Teppanyaki show tables. Additional charge applies as this restaurant is
not part of the All Inclusive.

Cuisine: Japanese.

La Gondola, Capacity for 94 people. Specializes in Italian
cuisine with an antipasto corner.

Cuisine: Italian.

La Hacienda, Capacity for 108 people. Premium traditional Mexican

Cuisine: Mexican.

La Pagoda, Capacity for 94 people. Thai fusion restaurant.

Cuisine: Asian.

Le Gourmet, Capacity for 94 people. Modern international cuisine.

Ma Maison, Capacity for 92 people. Traditional French style
restaurant and service. Minimum age requirement is 18 years old.

The Gabi Club, Capacity for 160 people. Contemporary cuisine.
Additional charge applies. This restaurant is included for The Level
guests only.

There are 14 bars offering fashionable cocktails and select
international brand drinks.

Lobby Bar Caribe
Lobby Bar Tropical
Caribe and Tropical pool bars
Agora Grill Bar
Sports Bar
Hall Bar
Square Lounge
Avenue Bar
Fun Pub
Gabi Club Bar

Please Note:
For access to all restaurants in the evening, gentlemen
are not permitted to wear shorts and sleeveless shirts,
sandals or any other type of open shoes.

Add-On Package (Honeymoon 18)


Booking Dates: 12/23/2016 - 12/22/2018
Travel Dates: 12/23/2017 - 12/22/2018

Package Inclusions:
-In-room bottle of sparkling wine on arrival day
-Romantic turn-down service for the couple one night during
their stay
-Luscious tropical fruit display in couple's room on arrival
-A 10% discount on Yhi spa services for the couple (not
including boutique products)
-In bed romantic breakfast with mimosas (one morning during
their stay)

Package Minimum Stay: 6 nights

Package Restrictions:
-Clients should have been married no more than 2 months
before their arrival at the hotel
-Clients should present marriage certificate or proof of
wedding at the time of check-in
-Offer valid when booking a minimum stay of 6 nights
-If 5 nights or less are booked, the package will have a
surcharge, the hotel should be advised in writing when
making the reservation
-Offer not valid for groups

Specialty Package (All Inclusive 18)


Booking Dates: 12/23/2016 - 12/22/2018
Travel Dates: 12/23/2017 - 12/22/2018

Package Inclusions:
-In-room mini bar (1 daily replenishment of soft drinks
and water); coffee and snacks
-Great gastronomic offer with 9 a la carte restaurants,
and 2 buffet restaurants (hokkaido restaurant is not
-National and international drinks
-House wine in all a la carte restaurants; international
wine list with extra charge
-Nine bars serving national and international drinks
-Swim up bar with national and international beverages
-Seven tennis courts (lighting with fee for night use)
-A basketball court (lighting with fee for night use)
-Non motorized water sports: kayaks, canoes, windsurfers,
water bikes, snorkel gear and scuba diving try-outs at
the pool
-Fitness: gym, morning stretching, step and water aerobics
-Live entertainment every night
-Game room
-Kids club organized by age with supervised activities
-Kids & co. program for family junior suites guests
-Free Wi-Fi internet in hotel lobby
-Yhi spa (services and body treatments available with an
extra charge)
-Complimentary green fees at cocotal golf & country club
(rounds are per person per day; golf equipment not
included; golf cart rental is mandatory)

Package inclusions are subject to change.

Bonus Features

2018-2019 Bonus Features
Travel Dates: 12/23/2017 - 12/22/2018

-Guests celebrating a birthday will receive a surprise gift.
Guests must show proof of date of birth upon registration.

Miscellaneous Information

Family Area
The resort offers a specially designed area for the little
ones of the family, which includes exclusive rooms and 3
exciting clubs with supervised activities for kids, divided
by age group: 8 months to 4 years old, 5 to 8 years old and
9 to 13 years old. Themed areas for adventure and relaxation,
including a themed restaurant area.

Fun activities designed according to age group:

8 months to 4 years: For infants and toddlers, this Baby
Club includes a sleeping area, kitchen and bathroom. Toddlers
can participate in fun activities like arts & crafts, fantasy
make-up,imaginative games, costumes, music workshops, puzzles,
movies, story time, sensory stimulation and more. Babysitting
is available for babies with an extra cost.

5 to 8 years: Members of the Kid's Club have their own game
room and playground. They participate in a variety of
imaginative and stimulating activities, including pool games,
camping, t-shirt painting, balloon art and costume and magic

9 to 13 years: The Teen Club is for older children and
features competitive outdoor activities such as pool games,
camping, workshops and sports.

Cocotal Golf & Country Club
-27 holes gold course
-Complimentary green fees. Rounds are per person per day.
Subject to availability.
-Prior reservations are recommended.
-Golf cart and equipment is not included.
-Rental of golf cart is mandatory and at an extra cost.
-Food and beverage consumption & tips at golf course are
not included in all inclusive rates and must be paid
directly by guests.
-Rounds of golf are non-transferable or interchangeable.

Cancellation Fees

12/23/17-01/01/18, within 30 days, 100% penalty.
01/02/18-02/15/18, within 13-7 days, 1-night penalty.
within 6-1 days, 2-night penalty.
within 1 day, 100% penalty.
02/16/18-02/24/18, within 30 days, 100% penalty.
02/25/18-03/22/18, within 13-7 days, 1-night penalty.
within 6-1 days, 2-night penalty.
within 1 day, 100% penalty.
03/23/18-03/31/18, within 30 days, 100% penalty.
04/01/18-12/22/18, within 3 days, 1-night penalty.
within 2 days, 2-night penalty.
within 1 day, 100% penalty.

No shows and early departures incur 100% penalty.

Customer Reviews

Tom: The trip was great. It was like going home; there were many staff members there from the last time we visited the resort and that made it very special for all of us. The grounds looked ama...
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Rebecca, thank you for your welcome back from our trip to Punta Cana. This was our 7th trip to the Melia Caribe Tropical and as always it was fantastic. We stayed in the Royal Service side of the re...
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Hi Dave, We went to Melia Caribe for our honeymoon and it was a GREAT experience. the royal service was just that. They catered to any of our requests and our Butler, Victor was amazing. The...
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