Kristian and Jeremy's Destination Wedding

Excellence El Carmen, Dominican Republic

December 11, 2019 at 5:00pm

At Excellence El Carmen you are secluded but not isolated. Our all-adult, 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, stateof-the-art fitness center and an exceptional range of activities and services. 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, 1 snack grill at the beach and 1 food truck for dinner • 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, snorkeling gear, introductory scuba lesson) • Daily activities • Nightly shows • Tennis clinics • Fully equipped fitness center with state-of-the-art equipment • Wedding gazebo & events plaza • Free wireless internet • All taxes and gratuities.



There are many room options available at this resort. No space is being held for this group, so booking early is highly recommended - price and availability are subject to change. Rooms will be linked together under a group code once booked through me. Please specify any special requests or needs when you are ready to create a reservation.

Please email me for a price quote and room options: specify travel dates, number of adults and preferred departure airport if you'd like a price quote for airfare included (will be available to book starting mid-late February 2019). 


Roundtrip, shared, airport transfers will be included in the price quote I send to you. If you are interested, in private transfers, please ask me about the additional cost to upgrade.

Exclusive in Excellence Club Rooms

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 on every building (7am to 11pm) • Private lounge (7am to 11pm) 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 minibar & room service menu • 12 private pools & 7 independent Jacuzzis (hot water) at the pool area • Private beach area • 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. *Imperial Suites include airport transfers from Punta Cana International Airport.

Booking Airfare

Booking your airfare early is highly recommended. As soon as you find a price that you are happy with, confirm it - DO NOT WAIT. In my experience, I see far too many people pay more for airfare because they waited too long, especially when you are traveling during peak vacation months.  

I can add airfare to your travel package with your room and transfers or you can purchase your airfare direct. If you purchase your airfare direct, please send me your flight confirmation so I can set up your airport transfers.

Travel Insurance

Travel insurance is highly recommended. I will send you a quote for travel insurance through a company called Allianz. If you have any pre-existing medical conditions that you want/need covered under the insurance, you need to purchase the insurance within 2 weeks of your initial deposit. Otherwise, you can purchase the insurance anytime up to 30 days prior to travel. 

Alternative insurance options through the supplier (must be purchased with initial deposit):

Cancel for Any Reason Pre-Travel Coverage Only: $99 per adult, $49 per child

Cancel for Any Reason Pre-Travel Coverage PLUS Basic Travel Protection Post-Departure: $129 per adult, $79 per child

Please email or call me with questions about these insurance options.

Insurance is nonrefundable

Deposit and Payment Schedules

Initial deposit due at time of booking to confirm your room: $100 per person

Final payment is due 45 days prior to travel

Payment Plans

If you would like to set up a payment plan using the same credit card used for deposit, let me know which day of the month to process your payment and how much you would like to pay each month. Otherwise, you can make payments on your balance anytime by emailing me the amount you would like to charge (if using the same credit card) or submitting a payment request form.

Cancellation Policy

Initial deposit up to final payment due date: deposit amount

After final payment, hotel cancellation fees may apply.

Airfare, if booked through me, is nonrefundable.


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