The Spanish Martinon Group will begin the construction of the US$85 million hotel in May. The 502-room facility will be built in Punta Cana’s Uvero Alto section, on the country’s easternmost region. It will invest $ 85 million to build a luxury complex of 502 rooms in Uvero Alto.
According to information provided by Martinon, the project will create over 700 new jobs in the country’s tourism sector. Through its investments in the D.R., the group has created more than four thousand direct jobs through its five hotels. The group has been in the Dominican Republic since 2007.
The Martinon Group was started in the 1980s with the opening of its first project at the Puerto de Mogan, situated southwest of the Canary Islands in Spain.
Martinon Group Hotels
The group owns five hotels in Punta Cana, with a total of 2,015 rooms. Four of the hotels are operated by the U.S.-based AM Resorts and one is managed by the Spanish NH chain. The hotels are:
This five-star, all-inclusive, 646-room hotel is situated on Bavaro Beach, just 15 minutes from Punta Cana’s international airport. It stands on 171,000 square meters of land, with 75,000 square meters of construction. The hotel also features: five restaurants, four bars, four swimming pools and meeting rooms.
Secrets Royal Beach
Also situated on Bavaro Beach, and 15 minutes from Punta Cana’s international airport, the 373-room hotel features an impressive 200 meters of beach. This five-star deluxe all-inclusive hotel stands on 80,000 square meters of land and 35,000 square meters of construction. Also available: three restaurants, five bars, two swimming pools and conference rooms. Guests also have access to the services and facilities offered by the Now Larimar Hotel, which features seven restaurants, nine bars and four large swimming pools.
NH Punta Cana
This hotel, which opened in March 2012, is Punta Cana’s first hotel for executives and the national and international business sector. Managed by the NH group, this 66-room facility features a business center and meeting rooms.
Breathless Punta Cana
This five-star, all-inclusive, hotel offers its guests an impressive 400 meters of beachfront. It is an impressive 750-room facility, in Uvero Alto, Punta Cana. It features a main lobby, a VIP lobby, meeting rooms, theater, restaurants, beachfront snack bar, lobby and sports bar, lounge bar, pool bar, café, shops, casino, four swimming pools, sports facilities, spa, gymnasium, and multi-purpose plaza.
Situated on Bavaro Beach, this five-star hotel is also situated 15 minutes from the local international airport on 20,000 square meters of land and 16,000 square meters of construction. The hotel offers guests 180 rooms, two restaurants, one bar and one swimming pool.