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Marriott International is collaborating with Playa Hotels & Resorts to bring The Luxury Collection brand to this exclusive location on the coast of the Dominican Republic.
Sanctuary Cap Cana, a Luxury Collection Adult All-Inclusive Resort will be the brand’s first all-inclusive resort in the Dominican Republic.
A new partnership
Together, Marriott International and leading owner and operator of all-inclusive resorts in Mexico and the Caribbean, Playa Hotels & Resorts, announced a partnership between Sanctuary Cap Cana owner Francisco Martínez and Marriott to launch this new Luxury Collection property. in the summer of 2022.
“We are thrilled to bring our first all-inclusive brand extension The Luxury Collection to the Dominican Republic and are grateful to the Martínez family for developing such a unique resort,” said Laurent de Kousemaeker, Caribbean Development Director. and Latin America. for Marriott International.
“We are also delighted to have the opportunity to work with Playa Hotels & Resorts, a highly regarded all-inclusive operator.”
Fernando Mulet, Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer of Playa Hotels & Resorts, added, “In our first joint venture with Marriott International, Sanctuary Cap Cana is the perfect choice for the level of style and sophistication that has made Marriott’s The Luxury Collection resorts. the standard-bearer for unique, one-of-a-kind vacations.”
“I want to personally thank Mr. Martinez for his continued confidence in Playa and his commitment to the success of this magnificent property.”
A luxury enclave
The 325-key adults-only resort will put guests in the heart of Punta Cana’s private Cap Cana enclave, comprising 30,000 acres of beaches.
Highlights of Cap Cana include the Punta Espada golf course designed by Jack Nicklaus, a state-of-the-art marina with over 150 slides, and an equestrian center including two polo fields designed by Alejandro Batros.
The resort, which underwent a 2019 renovation, is now home to five restaurants, six bars, five pools, and the resort’s own nightlife destination, Sanctuary Town.
Sanctuary Cap Cana is set to become Playa’s first managed resort under a Marriott International brand.