For example, in addition to your meals and beverages, a Villa includes a cook for your breakfast, maid service, *beverage service, pool maintenance, grounds keeping, and gas for your golf cart. A Junior Suite, in addition to your meals and beverages, includes maid service, in-room *beverage service and grounds keeping. The all-inclusive fee is dependent upon the type and size of accommodation you choose.

Are there any hidden costs?
No, however; we do suggest that you rent a safe for $20.00 USD/ week to safely store your travel documents. Each accommodation has a safe, so upon arrival to the resort you may request to rent the safe and you will receive a key or combination. 

Will we have access to areas and services for VIP members only?
Yes, you are considered VIP Special Guests. The only areas that you may not access are those specifically for Shareholders. 

How do we book a la carte dining?
You book them through VIP services (located in the tower, or someone may be there when you check in) on the day of arrival or the next morning, depending on your arrival time. Please note that not all restaurants are open every night, and all restaurants are closed for dinner on the day of the weekly welcome party/dinner (usually Sundays). 

What currency can I use when shopping?
The stores at the resort accept USD, Dominican Pesos and Credit Cards; however, most stores off the resort only accept Dominican Pesos. You can convert money in the lobby of the Tropical on site or get Dominican Pesos from one of two on-site ATMs see Resort Map.

What is the power voltage in the Dominican Republic?
The same as Canada and the United States - 120 volts. 

How do we visit Ocean World?
With your booking, each person, to a maximum of six (6) people, can obtain Ocean World entrance tickets. Let VIP services know which day you would like to visit the marine park and they will issue you a ticket for the date you choose. A shuttle will pick you up in front of the Tropical, and return you to the resort. 
There is an additional charge for specific activities at Ocean World - please refer to their web-site -

Why would a sales person approach me to take a tour of the resort?
You are not obligated to go on a tour or listen to any sales pitch. Lifestyles Holiday VC is continuously gaining new memberships, so salespersons offer to take guests on a tour of the resort to explain the benefits of membership, and offer you the opportunity to buy your own membership.
The advantage of taking a tour of the resort is that you will see all of the different accommodations and amenities offered. This can help you decide which accommodation you would like to choose for your next holiday at the resort and where you would like to spend your time during your current vacation. 

Remember: You are not obligated to meet any sale people. If you are not interested in a sales pitch, just deny the offer of the free tour. 
You have all rights to deny the sales meeting even after the tour as well.

Is airport and hotel transfer included?
Yes. Transportation to the resort and back to Puerto Plata (POP) airport are included. Specifics will be noted on your confirmation, you must provide us with your travel plans, at least two weeks before arrival, to guarantee the free airport transfer, and two days before leaving the resort you need to book transportation back to airport with VIP Services. 

Is there Internet or Wifi on the resort?
Yes. There is both access to computers with internet, and free and paid for Wifi throughout the resort.

What form of payment do you accept?
You can pay by Paypal, Credit Card Money Order or Certified Cheque. 

What day does the week start on?
The week will start the day you arrive it doesn't matter if it is Monday-Monday, Friday-Friday or any other day of the week. 

What do we do if we want the Kosher meal plan?
All of the Kosher meals are prepared and eaten at The Blues restaurant/Kosher Kitchen and must be arranged at time of booking (still paid when you check in at the resort).

What airports should I fly into / How long is the ride to the resort?
You will want to fly into Puerto Plata (POP) Puerto Plata is about 1/2 Hour from the resort. You must submit your airport form 14 days in advance to receive your free transportation.
We never recommend that you book your flights 1st, we always suggest you wait until you have your resort confirmation number in hand before you book any airfare.

Are there any other Fees?
There are no hidden fees with the resort, however you will pay an entrance fee upon arrival into the Dominican Republic airport. $10. US Dollars (cash) 

How long does the reservation process take?
We usually have a confirmation number for your stay within 4 days.

Can I request a golf cart for travel throughout the resort (if staying in a villa)?
If you stay in a villa, We can request you a golf cart for the duration of your stay.

Is the fee listed per week fee per person?
NO that fee is per your accommodation section. Your price is the same if you have 1 or 8 people staying in your accommodation. Keep in mind that the all-inclusive fee is for the number of people in your party per day.

How close is the resort from the Beach?
The entire resort is located on Cofresi beach as such you will be within walking distance to the beach from any y accommodation.

Are pets welcome?
Sorry there are no animals allowed, except for those assisting people with special needs.

Can I have alcoholic beverages other than beer delivered to my accommodation?
YES, you will get a special menu to order from and alcohol, one bottle per PERSON per stay to be delivered to your accommodation at NO ADDITIONAL CHARGE.

We are welcoming any additional questions. Please do not hesitate to ask.


Is the all inclusive optional?
No, the all inclusive is mandatory and is paid to the resort at check in. This all-inclusive fee not only includes all of your meals and beverages, but it includes the luxurious service you’ll be enjoying. 

In the unique Dominican Republic imagine a place with 1,000 miles of pristine beaches overlooking a crystalline turquoise sea. A place where the mid-day siesta is still a time-honored tradition and the free-spirited Merengue is the national dance of choice.

Unhurried, unencumbered, and unbelievably liberating from everyday cares and stress, the Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort in the enchanting Dominican Republic – an all-inclusive vacation experience of the highest quality.
As a guest of the resort, your vacation includes pampering amenities and services, top notch choice of restaurants and al fresco buffet dining options, unlimited beverages found at our bevy of bars located on property, and don’t forget the sun, sand and sea.
As an ocean front resort, you will have access to sandy white beaches, ocean waves, beach lounging areas to soak up the rays, as well as live entertainment shows, beach-party extravaganzas, exciting casino nightlife, and so much more. Add in world-class golf, spa treatments, water sports, and endless island adventures and this is the lifestyle you deserve.

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