Travel Tuesday – Fan Photos from Dreams La Romana

Happy Travel Tuesday from Dreams Resorts & Spas! Today we’re excited to share with you some beautiful fan photos from recent guest Patrick K.’s stay at Dreams La Romana Resort & Spa. If you’re ready for views like this, check out our Free Fall deal! Reserve your fall getaway by September 30th for travel now through December 24th and you’ll get every 3rd night free, up to $400 in resort coupons and up to two kids stay free with two paying adults!

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Photo credit: Patrick K. at Dreams La Romana Resort & Spa

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Photo credit: Patrick K. at Dreams La Romana Resort & Spa

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Photo credit: Patrick K. at Dreams La Romana Resort & Spa

 

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Photo credit: Patrick K. at Dreams La Romana Resort & Spa

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Photo credit: Patrick K. at Dreams La Romana Resort & Spa

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Scuba diving at Dreams La Romana Resort & Spa! Photo credit: Patrick K.

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Discovering a whole new world under the sea at Dreams La Romana Resort & Spa! Photo credit: Patrick K.

 

Family Adventures – Day Excursions, Lifetime Memories

Dreams Puerto Aventuras Resort & Spa is the ideal destination for your ultimate family vacation! From swimming with the dolphins to visiting the ancient pyramids of Tulum, there is something for everyone to love.

Underwater Adventures: You’ll create lifetime memories as you explore the underwater treasures along the Riviera Maya, Puerto Aventuras and Playa del Carmen coasts. Our award-winning Gold Palm Certified Diving Center offers scuba and snorkeling excursions for people of all skill levels giving you the opportunity to explore the world’s second largest reef with its colorful corals and stunning underwater world. Other water adventures include sailing, kayaking, windsurfing, water volleyball, jet skiing and so much more!

Swim with the Dolphins: Live out your dreams of swimming with adorable dolphins and manatees at our world-class Dolphin Dreams Dolphinarium, located on-site. Take advantage of this once in a lifetime experience to get up close and personal with these beautiful sea creatures. Touch them, talk to them, swim with them, or even kayak with them!

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You’ll never forget swimming with the dolphins at Dreams Puerto Aventuras Resort & Spa!

Tours and Excursions: There are amazing sights for the whole family minutes from the resort including a championship golf course, the ancient pyramids of Tulum, several eco-archaeological parks and an underground river. Learn about the Mayan culture and enjoy the breathtaking views of the Caribbean Sea at the Tulum Mayan Ruins or visit Xel-Ha Eco-Aquatic Park/Archaeological Site for a day of aquatic adventure through lagoons and caves. The variety of tours and excursions offers an adventure for everyone to enjoy!

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Experience a piece of history at the Tulum Mayan ruins, an easy day trip from Dreams Puerto Aventuras Resort & Spa! Photo credit: TulumBeachfrontVilla.com

Are you ready to experience these adventures at Dreams Puerto Aventuras Resort & Spa? Book your stay today to experience the family vacation of a lifetime and contact us ahead of time at concierge.drepa@dreamsresorts.com or at the desk upon your arrival to set up your excursion!

Resort Spotlight: Dreams Sands Cancun

Your dreams are about to become a reality! This September, Dreams Resort & Spas is bringing Unlimited-Luxury® back to the heart of Cancun, Mexico with the opening of Dreams Sands Cancun. And, on this Travel Tuesday, we wanted to offer you a sneak peek into our newest beachfront resort, featuring luxurious amenities and endless fun for all ages.

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There’s a reason Cancun is renowned for it’s incredible ocean views!

Elegant accommodations Located along a breathtaking white sand beach in the heart of Cancun’s Hotel Zone, your luxury room or suite provides stunning views of the Caribbean Sea and Isla Mujeres. You can unwind in a spacious living area, enjoy an ice-cold drink from your complimentary mini-bar or slip into a private Jacuzzi, all without leaving the comforts of your room. And with 441 tastefully decorated guestrooms and suites to choose from, you’re sure to find a room that suits all of your needs.

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This is how we do luxury at Dreams Sands Cancun Resort and Spa.

Gourmet dining Take your taste buds on an exciting adventure during your stay at Dreams Sands Cancun Resort & Spa! We offer an international array of specialty restaurants, including fine French cuisine, authentic Mexican cuisine, Pan-Asian specialties, classic grilled favorites and so many more. You name it, we’ve got it! Reservations are never required at our five à la carte restaurants, the buffet, sushi bar, café, or grill and gluten-free dining options are available!

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Embrace your inner foodie at Dreams Sands Cancun Resort & Spa!

 

Unlimited Top-Shelf Spirits All of your favorite drinks, including international and domestic top-shelf spirits, fine wines and ice-cold beer are served without limit or expected gratuities throughout your entire stay at Dreams Sands Cancun. Experience the best of both worlds with drinks and live music at The Rendezvous lobby bar, or visit our swim up bar to enjoy a delicious daiquiri without even getting out of the pool. Or if you’re exhausted from a day of fun in the sun, that’s no problem! Take advantage of the 24-hour room service and the complimentary mini-bar, filled with beer and wine to relax in the comfort of your own room.

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Unlimited fine wines, spirits and beers, brought straight to you.

World-Class Spa & Fitness Center At Dreams Sands Cancun Resort & Spa, we want you to achieve the ultimate relaxation. Take a day to indulge and invigorate your senses at the Dreams Spa by Pevonia. Choose from a variety of spa treatments and packages that will melt the stress away and transcend your body and mind to a new level of relaxation. Also available is a full-service fitness center for guests who like to stay active during their stay, including machines such as treadmills, stationary bikes, free weights and weight machines, and fitness classes are included as well!

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Reconnect with yourself and the beauty of the world around you at the Dreams Sands Spa by Pevonia.

Endless Activities & Entertainment Any great vacation includes a variety of activities and entertainment, and at Dreams Sands Cancun Resort & Spa, your options are endless! During the day, relax by the pool or on the beautiful white sand beach, choose from a variety of activities including beach/pool volleyball, kayaking, yoga, dance lessons, and many more. Take a day trip at Playa Mujeres Golf Club nearby or choose from our exciting excursions and tours throughout the local Cancun area. At night, drop off the kids at the Explorer’s Club or let your teens hang out at the Core Zone while you enjoy live entertainment at the Rendezvous lobby bar, curl up on a beach blanket for a movie under the stars, or catch a game at Desires Music Lounge and Sports Bar. These are just a few great ideas to keep your stay exciting and enjoyable. Do as much or as little as you’d like. After all, it’s your dream vacation!

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Staying fit has never been so much fun!

Are you ready to be one of our first guests to experience the all new Dreams Sands Cancun? Take advantage of our special introductory rate, starting at $99 per person, per night. Book today!

Free Fall is Back at Dreams Puerto Aventuras

On this Travel Tuesday we have an exciting announcement to make: Free Fall is back and even bigger, exclusively at Dreams Puerto Aventuras Resort & Spa! Experience Free Fall, Free Swim and Free Spa with your family. In addition to getting every 3rd night of your vacation free, up to two kids can stay free with two paying adults, a stay of 5 or more nights in a Deluxe Ocean View room category or higher will get you a free 50-minute Swedish massage, and guests receive up to $400 in resort coupons.

Best of all, with Free Swim, buy one swim with the dolphins experience and you’ll get one free at the Dolphin Dreams Dolphinarium by Dolphin Discovery! This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity is truly the stuff dreams–and everlasting memories–are made of.

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Surprise and delight your whole family with this fantastic fall vacation of their dreams when you book by September 30th for travel August 23rd through December 24th. This limited-time offer won’t be around forever, so click here to learn more. We hope to see you soon at Dreams Puerto Aventuras Resort & Spa!

Come home to all of us at Dreams Resorts & Spas this fall!

Come home to all of us at Dreams Puerto Aventuras Resort & Spa this fall!

10 Tips to Planning Your Dream Destination Wedding

At Dreams Resorts & Spas, we understand that planning a wedding can be stressful, especially if it isn’t being held close to home. To make things easier, we have compiled our top 10 tips for planning your dream destination wedding at Dreams Resorts & Spas!

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The  beautiful blue water of Dreams La Romana Resort & Spa makes for the perfect background for the perfect day.

1. Plan well in advance

Before choosing a destination, you need to know how many people you will be accommodating. When planning a destination wedding, it is critical to give your guests as much advance notice as possible. Start by sending out “Save the Dates” or a link to your personal wedding website at least 5-6 months before, so that they can have plenty of time to make travel plans.

2. Determine a budget

In planning any wedding, establishing a budget is extremely important. Talk with your significant other and decide on a reasonable price limit. It can be a rough estimate at first, but after getting quotes and choosing the venue, decide on a fixed number and stick to it!

3. Find your perfect destination

The location of your wedding determines not only the mood, but also the travel time and budget required for you and your guests. Dreams Resorts & Spas offers locations in Mexico, the Dominican Republic, and, coming this November, Costa Rica and the Virgin Islands! With so many different venues and atmospheres available, be sure to do extensive research to narrow down your options and find the perfect location for you and your significant other!

4. Check the weather

Be sure to check the seasonal weather for the destination that you choose. Dreams Resorts & Spas are known for their year-round beautiful weather, but precipitation and temperature can vary mildly. Plan accordingly and research weather for the date you select.

5. Hire a wedding planner

Planning a wedding is stressful! Get some much needed extra help by working with our dedicated wedding coordinators who are all more than happy to help you deal with logistics and day-of event issues. Dreams Resorts & Spas offers an on-site wedding coordinator in each of our wedding packages to help you from start to finish. They will go above and beyond to make sure your wedding is everything you dreamed it would be.

6. Take a Trip

Consider taking a trip to the destination of your choice a few months before the wedding. This will give you the opportunity to check out the venue and meet your personal wedding coordinator to confirm details such as ceremony and reception spaces, accommodations for guests, catering, and floral arrangements. This is an optional trip, but highly recommended if it fits within your budget.

7. Research local marriage requirements

The laws for getting married in a different country can vary so be sure to research the legal requirements to avoid any last-minute complications!

8. Know what’s included

Dreams Resorts & Spas include various wedding packages for you to choose from in the planning stages. Be sure to review each option carefully to find the perfect fit for you, your significant other, and your family. Don’t be afraid to ask questions—that’s what our wedding coordinators are there for.

9. Take care of guests

Your guests are generously giving their  time and money to be at your destination wedding, so be sure to take care of them. In addition to arranging group rates for flights and rooms, give other important travel information, such as transport services, beforehand to keep their lives simple. It’s also a nice touch to give guests welcome bag gifts for their rooms, full of essentials for the trip, like suntan lotion, water and bug spray.

10. Don’t sweat the small stuff

Planning a wedding is complicated, and constant worrying will take away from the beauty of the day and the reason you are celebrating in the first place. If you feel like things are going wrong in the planning stages, just breathe. You have an on-site wedding coordinator by your side to handle the details and the amazing support of friends and family that are here to celebrate your happiness. Enjoy it every moment!

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Start your lives together at the stunning Dreams Riviera Cancun Resort & Spa!

Start planning the wedding of your dreams at Dreams Resorts & Spas!

Wordless Wednesday

If you weren’t hungry before, how do you feel after seeing this photo of delectably fresh seafood from Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa? Happy Wordless Wednesday Dreamers!

Embark on a culinary adventure at Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa!

Embark on a culinary adventure at Dreams Tulum Resort & Spa!

Happy Travel Quote Tuesday!

It’s all too easy to get caught up in the constant stresses and frustrations of everyday life. Do yourself a favor and get away with from it all with a stay at Dreams Resorts & Spas, the perfect place to spend quality time with the ones you love! Enjoy stellar service, spa treatments, gourmet meals and countless activities, all part of your Unlimited-Luxury® vacation. We’ll be waiting for you, cool drink in hand!

Reconnect with the ones you love with a vacation to Dreams Resorts & Spas.

Reconnect with the ones you love with a vacation to Dreams Resorts & Spas.