2008 Travel News ArchiveTravel

Award for Tortuga Bay

Leading Hotels of the World has granted Tortuga Bay of the Puntacana Resort & Club its Commitment to Quality Award for excellence in the Caribbean, Mexico, Central and South America. This is the first time this award has been won by a Dominican resort. To win the award, the boutique hotel achieved the highest score during the most recent Leading Hotels’ anonymous inspections. It is important to note that Tortuga Bay is a Leading Small Hotel and competed with all hotels in the Leading Hotels of the World group.

Upon receiving the award in Boston during the group’s international convention, Frank Rainieri, president of the Puntacana Group said, “We are proud of this achievement that shows that in our country we can offer quality service at international standards.”

He highlighted the fact that the winning of the award coincides with the Puntacana Group’s 40th anniversary celebrations. “This reaffirms our passion and commitment to excellence and is an achievement that consolidates the Dominican Republic with a portfolio of luxury hotels,” he said.