At Excellence El Carmen you are secluded but not isolated. Our all-adult, the all-suite world is situated on a beautiful Caribbean beach in a palm grove on the east coast of the Dominican Republic. Its architecture is in the Contemporary Caribbean style, and twenty-three pools wind through our grounds. There are 12 restaurants to entice you with a range of global cuisine, plus 16 bars, each with its own personality. Excellence El Carmen is also home to a world-class spa, state-of-the-art fitness center and an exceptional range of activities and services


Good to Know:

  •  Adults Only
  • All Inclusive


Location Information:

Situated on the east coast of the Dominican Republic, only 25 minutes from the Punta Cana International Airport and 70 minutes from La Romana International Airport, the resort is surrounded by a beautiful palm grove, bordering a Caribbean beach of fine golden sands.



Guests staying at the Excellence El Carmen will enjoy 24-hour All-Inclusive Luxury service, which includes:

  • Special Welcome Cocktail and cool towel
  • Full breakfast, lunch, dinner, and  snacks each day
  • 10 à la carte options for dinner
  • 2 à la carte lunch options, 1 buffet and 1 snack grill at the beach
  • Takeaway wood oven pizza
  • 16 bars
  • Unlimited natural fruit juices and soft drinks
  • Unlimited international premium and domestic alcoholic beverages
  • 24-hour room service
  • Pool and beach waiter service
  • 23 swimming pools, with a total of 79,000 sq ft
  • 9 outdoor hot water Jacuzzis (7 of them in the Excellence Club)
  • Non-motorized water sports (sailing, windsurfing, sea kayaking, paddle board, snorkeling gear, introductory scuba lesson)
  • Daily activities
  • Nightly shows
  • Tennis clinics
  • Fully equipped fitness center with state-of-theart equipment
  • Wedding gazebo & events plaza
  • Free wireless internet
  • All taxes and gratuities.

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Room Category Descriptions:

Room Category QTY
Junior Suite 107
Suite Pool View 40
Junior Swim-Up Suite 56
Junior Suite Ocean View 51
Terrace Suite with Plunge Pool 28
Junior Suite with Private Pool 12
Two-Story Rooftop Terrace Suite with Plunge Pool 13
Honeymoon Suite 4
Suite with Private Pool & Garden 28
All Finely Appointed Suites and Guest Rooms Offer the Following superior Amenities.
  • King or 2 double beds
  • L-Shaped sofa
  • Expansive private balcony or terrace with comfortable lounge furniture
  • Oversize Jacuzzi for two
  • Suites with rooftop terrace feature an additional exterior Plunge Pool
  • Suites with Private Pool & Garden
  • Swim-Up Suites
  • Full bathrooms including a rain shower for two, separate water closet and double vanities equipped with hair dryer, scale, vanity mirror, make-up desk, VIP toiletries and phone
  • Bathrobe & slippers for use during your stay
  • Interactive media 46” flat-screen TV
  • Air conditioning with in-room climate control
  • Wireless direct-dial telephone
  • Free Wireless Internet
  • Free calls to US & CAN
  • Radio/alarm clock
  • Electronic in-room safe (laptop size)
  • USB power outlets
  • Espresso machine
  • Stocked mini-bar with beer, juices, soft drinks, water, and snacks
  • In-room premium liquor & wine bottle selection
  • 24-hour room service
  • Service box for room service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Pillow menu
  • Turn-down service and hotel stationery
  • Concierge service from 7 am through 11 pm
  • Handicapped facilities: 2 ADA rooms for the physically challenged.
The Excellence Club QTY
Excellence Club Junior Suite Ocean View 33
Excellence Club Junior Swim-Up Suite 27
Excellence Club Junior Suite with Private Pool 6
Excellence Club Two-Story Rooftop Terrace Suite with Plunge Pool Ocean View 33
Excellence Club Honeymoon Swim-Up Suite 8
Excellence Club Honeymoon Two-Story Rooftop Terrace Suite with Plunge Pool Ocean View 8
Excellence Club Beachfront Honeymoon Swim-Up Suite 27
Excellence Club Beachfront Honeymoon Two-Story Rooftop Terrace Suite with Plunge Pool 27
Excellence Club Imperial Suite with Pool 2
Excellence Club Imperial Suite Two-Story Rooftop Terrace with Plunge Pool 2
THE EXCELLENCE CLUB The Excellence Club represents the ultimate in luxury, privacy, exclusivity, and service. All of our Excellence suites offer either impressive ocean views or Private Pool or a Swim-Up concept. Excellence Club benefits:
  • Private check-in & check-out / Late check-out & early check-in (subject to availability)
  • Concierge desk in every building (7 am to 11 pm)
  • Private lounge (7 am to 11 pm) with concierge service, smart buffets & premium bar service
  • Private restaurant for breakfast & dinner at Lounge
  • Private Bar at Lounge
  • 2 Private Pool Bars
  • Bvlgari toiletries
  • Upgraded mini bar & room service menu
  • 12 private pools & 7 independent Jacuzzis (hot water) at the pool area
  • Private beach area
  • Complimentary newspaper in room every day
  • Complimentary beach bag for use during your stay
  • Shoe shine service
  • Daily fruit & petit fours in room
  • Fresh flowers and sparkling wine in room upon arrival
  • Upgraded in-room premium liquor & wine bottle selection
  • Nespresso machine
  • Room Service Express (menu featuring a number of savory items that can be delivered almost immediately)
  • One Aqua Wellness treatment per person per stay.

Restaurant and Bars:

Excellence El Carmen offers 10 irresistible all-inclusive international dining options, 1 buffet restaurant, and 1 beach snack grill. And with 16 different bars throughout the resort, refreshment is always at your fingertips. Some restaurants feature smoking (outdoor settings) and non-smoking sections; others are exclusively non-smoking
  • The Kitchen Table
    • Main buffet breakfast & lunch
  • Agave
    • Mexican restaurant, à la carte dinner
  • Spice
    • Asian restaurant with Teppanyaki stations, serving à la carte dinner
  • Chez Isabelle
    • French cuisine for à la carte dinner
  • Flavor Market
    • Tapas restaurant: specializing in pairing gourmet tapas menus with a variety of fine wines for dinner
  • The Grill
    • Steakhouse restaurant, a la carte dinner
  • The Lobster House
    • Provides breakfast à la carte, snack and grill specialties à la carte for lunch and lobster & seafood specialties for à la carte dinner
  • Oregano
    • The Trattoria with casual à la carte lunch and Italian specialties for à la carte dinner
  • Basmati
    • Contemporary Indian cuisine for à la carte dinner • Magna Club Restaurant at the Excellence Club serving á la carte breakfast & dinner
  • Sports bar with snacks menu
  • Las Olas
    • Beach snack grill for lunch
  • Takeaway wood oven pizza
  • Lobby bar
  • Swim-up pool bar
  • 2 Pool bars by the main pool
  • 2 pool bars at the Excellence Club
  • Beach sandbar
  • Sports Bar
  • Theater bar
  • Cigar lounge
  • Coffeehouse
  • Fruit juice bar
  • Chill-out lounge
  • Piano Bar
  • Disco bar
  • Bar at Excellence Club lounge.
    • Reservations are not required for dinner. Spa cuisine in all meals & vegetarian menu available in all restaurants for dinner. Seasonal changes may apply without prior notice. Special dress codes apply, especially at some a-la-carte dining venues.

Resort Activities & Entertainment:

Excellence El Carmen offers a variety of beach, land and water activities each day, including:
  • Snorkeling gear
  • Deep sea fishing*
  • Introductory scuba lessons
  • Scuba diving with instruction*
  • Bocce
  • Aerobics & water aerobics
  • Fitness
  • Yoga
  • Jogging
  • Spanish lessons
  • Dancing lessons,
  • Cooking lessons
  • Theme nights
  • Beach volleyball and football
  • Tennis
  • Paddle tennis
  • Table tennis
  • Bicycles
  • Darts
  • Board games
  • Archery
  • Air rifle shooting & billiards.
    • *Additional costs may apply.


  • When you’re ready for a workout, our comprehensive 4,000 square feet on-site gym brings you a full range of exercise equipment and classes. Our deluxe exercise facility offers complete weights and state-of-the-art cardio equipment including treadmills, crossover, movement and step machines, in addition to rooms for daily classes in yoga and aerobics. Our fitness trail provides a scenic, tropical route for walkers and joggers.


Surrounded by water, Miilé Spa at Excellence El Carmen is literally an island of relaxation, wellbeing and inner peace. Enjoy total renewal in our spa suites for couples, where private luxury and relaxation come together with a dedicated Spa Menu for Couples, with treatments and experiences to share, connect and remember.
  • Spa concierge desk
    • Fresh fruit and drinks bar
    • Full spa amenities
    • Bathrobe, towel and sandal service
    • Dressing Rooms and Showers
    • Spa boutique with prestigious spa items for sale. Fully equipped Fitness Center and Wellness Classroom.
  • Aqua Wellness Hydrotherapy Circuit:
    • Hydrotherapy pool with swan-neck & waterfall high-pressure water hoses
    • Bubble massage lounger
    • Temperature contrast walk
    • Double massage beds
    • Swan water hoses
    • Cold plunge pool
    • Swedish saunas
    • Steam bath, cool water fountain
    • Ice-treatment room
    • Sensations shower, Scottish shower, Cuban shower, and Tropical rain showers.
  • Our Treatment Rooms:
    • Relaxation Area
    • Ritual Area
    • Spa Suites with couples hydrotherapy tub and shower
    • 7 indoor treatment rooms
    • 1 bride’s room with treatment area and shower
    • Outdoor oceanfront treatment room
    • full beauty salon with:
      • Pedicure stations
      • Manicure stations
      • Haircut & hair wash stations.
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