The 6 Best All-Inclusive Resorts in Curaçao

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Just a few years ago, Curaçao was barely on the radar of travelers looking to pay one price for accommodations, dining, drinks, and activities, but now there are multiple all-inclusive resorts to choose from on this windswept Dutch Caribbean island. […]


Hyatt Is Opening a New All-Inclusive Resort in Cozumel

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A new Dreams all-inclusive resort is coming to the Mexican Caribbean island of Cozumel.  The new Dreams Cozumel Cape Resort and Spa will be one of the first Apple Leisure Group resorts to debut following Hyatt’s high-profile acquisition of the […]


The 11 Best Punta Cana All-Inclusive Resorts

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The all-inclusive landscape has been changing rapidly in the last few years, most recently with the acquisition of Apple Leisure Group by Hyatt. That move, which sent shockwaves throughout the industry, is part of a growing focus by major travel […]


A New Dreams All-Inclusive Is Coming to the Mexican Caribbean

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AMResorts is expanding its Dreams brand in the Mexican Caribbean, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The Now Sapphire Riviera Cancun is being rebranded as the new Dreams Sapphire Resort and Spa, according to Apple Leisure Group.  The resort will officially rebrand […]

Dreams to Reopen Panama All-Inclusive in May

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AMResorts’ Dreams Playa Bonita Panama all-inclusive resort has pushed back its reopening to May, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The resort on Panama’s Pacific coast, the only AMResorts property in the country, will be welcoming back guests on May 15, 2021, […]

Playa Is Adding Another Resort in the Caribbean

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By Alexander Britell Playa Hotels and Resorts is adding another new Caribbean resort, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The company will manage the former Live Aqua Playa del Carmen as a new hotel called The Yucatan Resort Playa del Carmen, Tapestry […]

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Playa Completes $34.5 Million Sale of Dreams Puerto Aventuras

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Playa Hotels and Resorts has completed its sale of the Dreams Puerto Aventuras resort in the Mexican Caribbean, Caribbean Journal Invest has learned.  The company sold the resort back in November for a total consideration of $34.5 million in cash.  […]

Curaçao Is Open for Tourism Again

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The Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao is open for tourism once again, Caribbean Journal has confirmed.  On Jan. 1, Curaçao officially reopened to all international travelers, following a limited reopening.  “Our borders are now fully open #WelcomeBack to our global […]

Dreams All-Inclusive Planning March Relaunch in Panama

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The all-inclusive Dreams Playa Bonita resort in Panama will be opening at the end of the first quarter, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The resort, which is parent company AMResorts’ only hotel property in Panama, will reopen on March 10, 2021, […]


Dreams Palm Beach Punta Cana Reopens

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The Dreams Palm Beach Punta Cana resort has officially reopened, completing AMResorts’ reopening of all of the company’s 11 resorts in the Dominican Republic.  The all-inclusive, family-friendly resort, has 500 rooms and suites in the heart of Bavaro in Punta […]

AMResorts Is Opening Its First Hotels in Saint Lucia

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By Joe Pike, Special Contributor to CJI It was back in 2017 that AMResorts first announced plans for two new resorts in St. Lucia, but because of several delays including the COVID-19 pandemic, plans on an opening were up in […]

An Inside Look at the Transformed Secrets Royal Beach Punta Cana

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After a recent visit to the Dominican Republic by Caribbean Journal, it appears as though new COVID-19-related safety measures are making hotel guests feel comfortable booking at AMResorts’ two hottest properties in the country. CJ was on hand recently as […]


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