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The Westin hotel and La Cana golf course will be remodeled

Carmen Rosa de Torres highlighted the transformation of the lobby bar, pool area and a new gazebo on the beach that is ideal for weddings, photo s

The Westin hotel and La Cana golf course will be remodeled



Carmen Rosa de Torres highlighted the transformation of the lobby bar, pool area and a new gazebo on the beach that is ideal for weddings, photo sessions and special events.

The Altagracia. The firm Puntacana Resort & Club announced here the remodeling and new construction of The Westin hotel and the La Cana golf course.

The information was offered in the 22nd version of the Dominican Annual Tourist Exchange 2022 (DATE) of the Association of Hotels and Tourism of the Dominican Republic (Asohanores).

Carmen Rosa de Torres, director of Sales and Hospitality at Puntacana Resort & Club, reported that improvements to The Westin hotel facilities include the complete remodeling of the Brassa and Anani restaurants, new bars and the construction of two new themed restaurants, a steakhouse and another with an Asian influence, expanding the world-class gastronomic experience offered by Puntacana Resort & Club.

He also reported that the hotel is expanding its conference rooms, including two new meeting rooms with capacity for 150 and 400 people.

The new configuration of the room will allow it to be subdivided into four smaller ones for 100, 200, 300 and 400 people, depending on the need.

According to the information offered by the executive, it will also have an open terrace for the convenience of those attending conferences, conventions and social events.

Details were also offered about the renovation of the 200 rooms with new furniture and modern technological equipment.

Carmen Rosa de Torres highlighted the transformation of the lobby bar, pool area and a new gazebo on the beach that is ideal for weddings, photo sessions and special events.

When it starts?

According to the remodeling schedule, the first stage of room remodeling begins on June 27, from September 1 to October 15 the hotel will be closed, with a reopening date of October 16, 2022.

On his side, Hiram Silfa, director of Golf Courses at Puntacana Resort & Club, reported that the remodeling of the La Cana golf course (9 holes of Tortuga) includes a new landscaping for the entire golf course.

It has renovation and change of sand in the bunkers, the reconstruction of the tees and greens, new irrigation systems in each hole.

The grass has been replaced by the new hybrid variety Paspalum (Pure Dynasty Paspalum) in each of the holes on the course.

Much more

In addition, bunkers will be added and repositioned on holes 1, 2, 4, 6 and 8, with an additional 20 yards extension on hole 1, and 15 yards on hole 2, with repositioning of traps on fairways and green complex.

Finally, hole 4 will be rebuilt, extending the landing area to the right to make it more player-friendly, and the grass on holes 7 and 8 will be enlarged.

What you should know about DATE 2022

With the participation of more than 160 suppliers and buyers from 20 countries, DATE 2022 will be held from May 11-13, at the Barceló Bávaro Convention Center

Facts about Puntacana Resort & Club

Minutes from the Punta Cana International Airport and recognized for its low density, Puntacana Resort & Club is distinguished by its more than 7 miles of trails.

It is ideal for walking, running and biking, and delight in its 3 miles of white sand beach and the nature that surrounds the complex.

Its visitors can swim in one of the freshwater springs in the Ojos Indígenas Ecological Reserve, a tropical forest with 1,500 acres of land dedicated to conservation, scientific research and recreation.

It is home to the Tortuga Bay Hotels, part of the Leading Hotels of the World.

It has been awarded five diamonds by the AAA (American Automobile Association, for its acronym in English); The Westin Puntacana Resort & Club and Four Points by Sheraton Puntacana Village.

Likewise, the resort has 45 holes in world-class golf courses, being Corales home to the PGA TOUR, the only Six Senses Spa in America, and the Óscar de la Renta Tennis Center, the only one in the Caribbean with the four types of courts : caliche, har-tru, grass and clay.

It has a wide variety of outdoor activities and water sports for all ages such as: tube rides, reef boarding, pedal boarding, paddle boarding, kayaking and kite surfing.