Rocking In The DR


They’ll be rocking twice as hard in the Dominican Republic with the announcement by Hard Rock International that its planning to open a second hotel in the destination in late 2017.

In collaboration with All Inclusive Collection, The Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Santo Domingo will be a full service property with 400 rooms and a casino.

In making the announcement, Nelson Parker, vice-president of casino development, Hard Rock International, said: “The Dominican Republic is the region’s most visited country and continues to be the top performing destination in the Caribbean. In fact, the country received 19% of the record number of 26.3 million visitors to the Caribbean region in 2014.”

Parker noted that: “The decision to bring a full service hotel and the brand’s second Caribbean casino to the Dominican Republic is a testament to the country’s remarkable strength in tourism.”

Frank Maduro, vice-president of marketing for All Inclusive Collection, said: “We’ve had overwhelming success with our resort in Punta Cana, and are thrilled to continue our collaboration with Hard Rock International and introduce Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Santo Domingo. The vibrant atmosphere of the destination, matched with our luxury offerings and unique amenities, will make for an unforgettable and fun experience for all travellers.”

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