Xeliter Golden Bear Lodge
The air-conditioned golf hotel opened on 1 November 2009, the first resort that was officially launched based on the style of Jack Nicklaus. The resort has a butler service along with its own golf concierge. The hotel features 75 accommodation units in total, with deluxe studios and elegantly decorated bedrooms. Guests are welcomed in a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services, a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, a cloakroom and lift access. Further facilities include a newspaper stand, hairdressing salon, and a café, bar and a restaurant. Guests may also take advantage of the conference facilities, Internet access, room and laundry service, and car park and a bicycle hire service. Perfectly situated between two premier golf courses, Punta Espada and Las Iguanas, this charming business hotel is just a 5-minute drive from the beach and a half-hour drive from the city of Bavaro. Capcana Marina is just 5 minutes from the club resort and Punta Cana is around a 15-minute drive away. The family-friendly apartment hotel is 10 minutes from Punta Canas international airport, 90 minutes from La Romana International Airport and 3 1/2 hours from the Las Americas international airport in Santo Domingo. The rooms and suites are decorated with carefully designed furniture and feature marble bathrooms with a shower, bathtub and a hairdryer. All accommodation units are wheelchair-accessible and feature a direct dial telephone, satellite TV, a radio, Internet access, an in-room safe and a kitchen with minibar, fridge, cooker, microwave and tea and coffee making facilities. Other in-room amenities include a washing machine, ironing set, individually regulated air conditioning and a double bed. Guests may also relax on their private balcony or terrace which features in all rooms as standard. A continental breakfast buffet is served each morning and guests may also select their lunch from a buffet. Set menu and à la carte options are available for lunch and dinner. The hotel offers all-inclusive packages. The hotel has an indoor and outdoor swimming pool with a poolside snack bar and sun loungers and parasols laid out ready for use. Guests may work out in the on-site gym, relax in the hot tub, sauna or steam room, choose from a selection of spa and massage treatments, or enjoy a game of tennis or round of golf. Sun loungers and parasols are also provided on the nearby sandy and pebble beaches. American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.