The Cayo Levantado Resort, opened its doors in early June in the province of Samana. The resort occupies an entire island bringing to its guests an exclusive enchanting experience in one of the most secluded areas of the Dominican Republic.
Located in the province of Samana in the Dominican Republic, Cayo Levantado Resort sits majestically on an enchanting island within a tropical island paradise. The structure belongs to the group Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts which took over a previous property to rebrand it and renovated it to turn it into one of the Dominican Republic‘s most luxurious property.
With this project as its flagship, Bahia Principe evolved its business and entered the luxury hotel management segment. Guests will enjoy the luxurious lifestyle of the property as soon as they arrive. After a short, relaxing boat ride, a Victorian-inspired dock greets your arrival and, after disembarking, guests stroll up toward an opening in the lush palm grove swaying in concert with the salt-tinged breeze on the islands.
This first impression of an exclusive place expects each guest just upon arrival at Cayo Levantado Resort. Guests are welcomed by their personal ambassador and the staff, the lilt of the local accent and the subtle beat of merengue drifting through the courtyard, inviting participation.
Cayo Levantado Resort manageùent is dedicated to offering an expertly curated, distinctly Dominican, and decidedly authentic experience. Local culture and lifestyle, sustainability and the care of mind, body and soul are the main inspiration of every corner of this brand-new, upscale five-star 24-hour all-inclusive resort, as well as its superior amenities and gastronomy. All aspects work seamlessly to elevate any vacation to be a truly meaningful personal journey.
Designed to embrace the island’s enchanting natural splendor, each guest room promises an experience that transcends simply accommodations. Taking inspiration from the unique island environment and designed to embrace natural rhythms that beckon just outside each room, an inspired experience awaits every guest. The property offers 200 rooms across four main categories. The rooms and villas range from the intimacy of the Junior Suites to the opulence of Cayo Levantado Resort Signature Villa. Each room is expertly styled and purposefully appointed.
wo swimming pools, two spas (including a jungle spa), an outdoor CrossFit area, a beach club, a personal training studio, a wellness area, a salon and a botanic garden. As part of the all-inclusive gastronomic offer, guests can choose from three à la carte restaurants, one buffet restaurant, four bars and a coffee shop. Two additional specialty restaurants give visitors the option to dine outside the all-inclusive offerings.
The island of Cayo Levantado has three sandy and palm-fringed beaches, one of which is open to the public, while two are exclusively for resort guests.
Under the concept “A Rhythm All Its Own,” Cayo Levantado invites guests to discover the creative and architectural design of the resort, which will be based on three pillars:
- Local culture – Local interior designers, architects and professionals took part in the development of the area, above all by integrating their local culture in all areas, including gastronomy and mixology
- Sustainability – Waste management strategies and renewable energy through a bio-digester is implemented, making this a self-sufficient property. Additionally, gardening, and landscaping with native species of the island will be used
- Wellness – Promoted in a more integrative perspective, the wellness experience is reflected in all spaces and services. The innovative Wellness concept has been developed around four Wellness Paths -Refresh, Restore, Relax and Renew. They allow focused programmes combining activities with nutrition.These paths can be combined to create a truly personalized and diverse exploration of the mind, body and soul.