Apple Leisure Group Expands Presence in the Dominican Republic With Now Onyx Punta Cana

The Uvero Alto region of Punta Cana will be the site of the new Now Onyx Punta Cana

Apple Leisure Group subsidiary AMResorts will increase its presence in the Dominican Republic with Now Onyx Punta Cana, the company’s third new resort management deal in the country in 2015. 

This will be the second resort from the family-friendly Now Resorts & Spas brand in the Punta Cana region, and marks a 30 percent growth in Apple Leisure Group’s resort product portfolio since the beginning of the year. The company currently has 37 open resorts with 10 additional hotels opening within the next three years.

“Apple Leisure Group has made a concerted effort to expand in the Dominican Republic in 2015,” said Alex Zozaya, CEO of Apple Leisure Group, in a written statement. “The island continues to be a highly popular destination, and our established reputation and successful performance track record in the region will continue to fuel our aggressive growth across the Caribbean and beyond.”

Now Onyx Punta Cana will break ground on June 1 and is scheduled to open in November 2016. Consisting of 500 rooms and suites, the resort will be located in the Uvero Alto region of Punta Cana on the Dominican Republic’s northeastern coast. Offering views of the Caribbean Sea, Now Onyx Punta Cana will be adjacent to sister property Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa.

Catering to multigenerational families, especially with those in the pre-teen and teenager age range, the Now brand is a collection of resorts designed for clients who are looking for an elegant vacation experience. Guests at Now Onyx Punta Cana will enjoy AMResorts’ signature Unlimited-Luxury vacation concept, which includes premium accommodations; multiple gourmet à la carte and specialty dining restaurants; 24-hour room and concierge service; pool and beach wait service; world class spa facilities; and unlimited international and domestic beverages and top-shelf spirits.