Things to See and Do While Staying at Excellence Punta Cana

Hispaniola in the Dominican Republic provides plenty of interesting outdoor options, especially for guests staying at an oceanfront vacation spot like this one. Excellence Punta Cana is an excellent property for visitors who want to stay as active as possible and try their hand at new activities.

Since the resort has a total of 2 pools on-site, you likely won't have any problem locating a prime poolside spot. A big plus for many vacationers is that this property is also found adjacent to the coast, meaning that there are a few different ways to enjoy the water during your stay. There is also a whirlpool, which can be a calming, adult alternative to the pool.

Exercise enthusiasts can maintain their fitness during their stay in the Dominican Republic; amenities include a workout facility with exercise equipment.


This resort is a favorite choice of tennis enthusiasts, considering guests can spend some time on the court without leaving the property. You will find 3 tennis courts on-site. Fortunately, the lighting at their tennis facilities means you can keep your match going past sunset.

If you're wondering where else you can find tennis courts, you can take a look at nearby hotels with this activity, like Sirenis Tropical Suites Casino and Sirenis Cocotal Beach.


Although Excellence Punta Cana does not have a golf course, you can always ask the property's staff about trying to arrange a tee time nearby. Golf courses in this area include Punta Blanca Golf Course, Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club, and Hard Rock Golf Club at Cana Bay. All of them are within visiting distance, and the closest of the bunch, Hard Rock Golf Club at Cana Bay, is only a cab trip away. There are 18 holes at this course. The course has a total length of 6247 yards, and it has been rated as a par 72. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, you can call the course at (866) 842-6521.


While staying on Hispaniola why not try out a new recreational sport? The property offers several options, so you're sure to find an aquatic activity you enjoy, even if you've never done it before. This list names the watersports offered at Excellence Punta Cana:

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Because Excellence Punta Cana is for adult guests only, families will have to leave the little ones behind, or else choose a family-friendly property. For parents who want to take a romantic escape, however, this might be the perfect peaceful place to spend a vacation. Do note that this property doesn't take bookings for families with kids under 18.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Spend the day in the sun and the evening listening to live performances; seeing a show is an easy option since Excellence Punta Cana offers live entertainment. Generally, vacationers can enjoy live entertainment 7 days per week. However, the frequency can vary with the season. If you want to learn more about what entertainment will be offered, call the front desk at (809) 685-9880.

Another reason to spend time at this vacation destination is their many bars, so guests can choose to meet up at their favorite one before the show.

Feeling lucky? You can also pay a visit to the casino on-site, so it's as easy as ever to "stay in" for the night, without sacrificing fun and excitement.


Guests will be able to experience unparalleled relaxation, since this destination features enjoyable spa facilities. This list has some of the services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool


One of the most anticipated activities on-site is horseback riding. This pastime is very popular with visitors, especially since the Dominican Republic provides such a beautiful backdrop.

The beauty salon on the property offers a convenient way to take a couple inches off before a romantic evening.

Beyond the activities you'll find on the property, active visitors vacationing in the Dominican Republic can always find some good chances to get out and explore. Whether you are looking to relax at the beach or enjoy a round or two on the golf course, you'll encounter lots of other chances for recreation in the immediate surroundings. Click these articles for information concerning fishing, riding a bike or scooter, sightseeing, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, and other activities.


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