Nickelodeon Punta Cana reveals upgrades & new openings

Nickelodeon, in partnership with Paramount, has unveiled several new openings and renovations that are taking place at the Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

The extensive transformation includes new enticing culinary experiences, updates to the resort’s one-of-a-kind, immersive features, and an expansion of the family-favorite Aqua Nick waterpark.

“These renovations are part of Karisma Hotels & Resorts’ commitment to delivering exceptional stays and unforgettable memories,” said Frank Maduro, president of Premier Worldwide Marketing, the global sales and marketing representative for Karisma Hotels & Resorts. “Future guests of Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana can look forward to an extraordinary vacation with unmatched amenities and entertainment that celebrate the beloved spirit of Nickelodeon, providing playful luxury for guests of all ages.”

Coming spring 2024

Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana’s fabulous phase one will officially be unveiled in spring 2024, with the opening of two new offerings that will have kids and families enjoying a sweet wave of Nickelodeon nostalgia and gourmet treats.

Leading the charge in this remarkable transformation is the introduction of the Snick Lounge, an upscale, 90s-inspired space located in the former Vino Vino restaurant. With a dynamic arcade game room, sports lounge, and live music venue, Snick Lounge evokes the best of 90s Nickelodeon, featuring design elements from the brand’s biggest hits of the era with a contemporary twist.

Guests will have the chance to fully recreate their childhood memories and also relax on the iconic Big Orange Couch!


Delicious developments

In the former Doppio space, the resort introduces The Sweetery, a haven for coffee lovers and ice cream enthusiasts alike that will feature the purr-fect photo op where guests can be embraced by the charm of Nickelodeon’s lovable and iconic grumpy cat, Garfield.
With a delightful coffee station and irresistible ice cream options, guests can choose from soft-serve scoops, popsicles, an array of decadent toppings and cones. Visitors can also indulge in all things savory at The Sweetery with a selection of deli options and tasty cold cuts to add flavor to their dining adventure.

Water park upgrades

Aqua Nick, the resort’s waterpark, will include a new main entry, two pools with a slide tower, restrooms, splash games, and sun beds with large umbrellas.
Also coming this year will be new additions to the resort’s live entertainment offerings – bringing even more Slime and opportunities for guests to interact with some of their favorite Nickelodeon characters.
Visitors, young and young at heart, have complimentary access to Nickelodeon Place, interactive character experiences, signature Sliming events, and the renowned Gourmet Inclusive Experience by Karisma.
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