Cap Cana, Dominican Republic
Located just 10 minutes from the Punta Cana airport, Cap Cana is a self-contained, 30,000-acre ecological resort area with pristine oceanfront beaches, the luminous Cap Cana Marina, cliffs and forested hiking trails, as well as countless water-based activities. The development encompasses several resorts including Adam Jones' favorite, the Fishing Lodge.
, Air Tran and
offer connecting flights to Punta Cana from
-Marshall. Nonstop flights are available through charter packages, booked through a travel agent (see information on packages below) and from nearby airports, including Philadelphia International.
The Fishing Lodge
at the Grand Resorts at Cap Cana, 866-855-4886 or 809-469-7500, grandresortsatcapcana.com. This brand-new Mediterranean village-style resort is surrounded by the gleaming Cap Cana marina. In a region famous for all-inclusive accommodations, the Fishing Lodge boasts a variety of package options for visitors. Beach access is available via golf cart at the adjacent Punta Cana Resort or at the sister property, Sanctuary Cap Cana.
Accommodations are one-, two- and three-bedroom villas with full kitchens, living and dining areas, king beds, Wi-Fi and cable TV. The hotel website is offering 50 percent off room rates for stays through Nov. 30, when booked by April 30. All-inclusive deals start at $199 per person per night. Neither includes airfare, which is lowest when bought in a package through a travel agent.