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Deluxe Beach Suite - Ask about the GOLD All-Inclusive

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 980 sq ft
Property type condo

Overview

About the property

Awesome All Inclusive Plan, includes Airport transfers.

We can book you into the Beach Suite unit located literally steps from the Ocean!

There are two parts to the reservation process. We collect for the reservation and payment of the room, and when you check in at the resort you will pay for the All-Inclusive portion. Once you provide us with your flight information, we will arrange your complimentary airport transfer to the resort from either Puerto Plata (POP) or Santiago (STI).

The Lifestyle Holiday Vacation Club is located along the Northern Coast of the Dominican Republic and is one of the best kept secrets of the Caribbean that we have discovered in our 20 years of traveling the Caribbean. A great place to vacation!

As Chairman’s Circle/Platinum Supreme Shareholders of the Resort, we can extend many of our benefits to our guests. We can extend to you the Gold Bracelets with your booking, which would give you access to the Member only areas of the resort.

Resort Amenities include:

• 12 Al La Carte Restaurants for Dinner Reservations.

• 2 Full Service Buffets For quick meals or late night snacks.

• 10 Lite Fare Restaurants for Casual Dining. No reservations required!

• Over 30 Bars to suit everyone’s inclination.

• Free Wi-Fi access in designated areas (Wi-fi available in the room, additional cost).

• Access to 5 Beaches (Both Member and Public)

• Complimentary bikes for your enjoyment, tennis and basketball courts.

• Complimentary golf at Los Mangos Executive Golf Course (9 holes).

• Sunday night is an awesome Welcome Party that features live music, and a 1st class buffet, probably larger than you have ever experienced. A first class fireworks show caps off the show.

• Thursday night has a live entertainment party typical of a Vegas show.

• You will have access to the V.I.P Pool and Bar.

• Free tickets to Ocean World for everyone in your party. Ocean world is located right on the edge of the property, and features a Dolphin encounter (additional cost).

• Complimentary round-trip airport transfers from “EITHER” the Puerto Plata airport (POP) or Santiago Airport (STI). Few include in their booking complimentary transfer from Santiago airport. Usually this is a $120 to $240 add on. This gives you an additional airport to consider flying into.

Lifestyles Holiday Vacation Resort offers many activities which include banana boat rides, snorkeling, fitness classes, poolside activities, tennis, golf, ping pong, child center activities, spa and workout center, etc. There is also an on-site scuba diving school (PADI).

Send us an inquiry and we will respond ASAP. The best way to have a great vacation experience is to feel comfortable about your reservation. We make sure everything is completely arranged and all of your questions are answered long before you travel so once you are on your flight (not included), you can relax and be on a worry free vacation. We want all our guests to enjoy all that Lifestyle has to offer to make their vacation a truly fantastic and unforgettable vacation experience!

You can arrive any day of the week, and stay as long as you desire. To enjoy all the activities offered you really need a week but feel free to go as your schedule permits. We are confident you’ll want to come back!

We look forward to working with you for your next Awesome Vacation!

More Details

Owner
John Wells
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 10, 2018

About John Wells

My wife and I have been traveling the Caribbean for over 20 years, and for the last 7 we have owned a Beach Front Property that we travel to once a month throughout the year. We continue to travel extensively throughout the Caribbean and have become Owners in the Life Style Holiday Vacation Club. We look forward to working with you in planning your trip to what we feel is one of the Best All-Inclusive experiences to be found in the Caribbean.

John Wells purchased this condo in 2013

Why John Wells chose Cofresi

The Best All-inclusive experience bar none. To many places throughout the Caribbean have become lax in their desire to provide award winning service. At LifeStyle Holiday Vacation Club you will experience an awesome level of service lost among most other resorts. LHVC- is a great place for both small intimate couples, or for large family or group gatherings. LHVC also offers Wedding packages.

What makes this condo unique

Life Style Holiday Vacation Club strives to provide an awesome experience like no other. Included is access to Four beaches, 12 Al la Carte Restaurants, and 2 Full Buffet restaurants. Not to mention entertainment including a welcome party that includes life music, on-stage dancers, and a FireWorks display. A massive Thursday night party, and other entertainment throughout the week. A variety of excursions are available for an extra fee. Most non-motorized water sports are included. Scuba Diving is available, and deep sea fishing. A great place to VACATION!

Amenities

Cofresi Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 980 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 1:00 PM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , jetted tub
  • Full Bathroom shower and Tub
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 2 double , Configured either with single bed or pair of double beds
  • Queen Size Bed or two Double Beds.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles
  • Golf ...
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Senior Adults Only Community
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • duty free shops
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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average rating of 4.4857144 based on 35 reviews
5

I’ve never been “wowed” until this trip!

  • 5 of 5

I have so many wonderful things to say. John and Drake were so accommodating to my million and one questions and always seemed to have an answer. I was extremely grateful for them. The resort was AMAZING. I upgraded to the gold bracelet and it was well worth the extra cost. Compared to the other guests staying on the resort with the blue bracelets, let’s just say that the gold will make your trip better than you imagined. Better options for dinner.. I had a raving steak and lobster for my birthday, like I deserved!. I was treated like royalty! Con: I hated the guys that were soliciting us on the first full day on the resort but if you keep saying NO eventually they will leave you alone. Don’t fall for the “please, this is for my kids” or “I will lose my job” lines.. just say no unless you are truly interested. The food at the buffets for breakfast and lunch were pretty good.. a lot of different options - I recommend taking a probiotic at least two weeks prior to your arrival. The VIP beaches were amazing w/ cabanas and plenty of staff waiting on us.. I felt like I was in paradise. The pictures of the room are accurate and they are actually ten times better bc they are the newer rooms at Cofresi. My view was ehhh.. I could see part of the ocean and NV beach — they were fixing up NV beach during my stay and ironically opened it back up the day I was leaving :) . We had transportation to and from the airport which was so great and saved us money. I would recommended bringing around $100USD for tips depending how generous you are. The shuttle that takes you around the resort was so useful and I think the longest I waited for one was 3-5 mins. Make sure to read the passport book you are given on your first day.. you’ll see the beaches you have access too and can plan an awesome trip this way. There was so much to do and I loved every moment of this trip.

  • Submitted: May 12, 2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

No good

  • 3 of 5

Bad

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
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Woodbridge
3

A little something for everyone

  • 3 of 5

The beaches weren’t the greatest, but still nice. The food wasn’t the greatest, and we went home with food poisoning. Still a very enjoyable vacation.

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Beautiful resort, comfortable room, awesome beaches - all inclusive is great!

  • 4 of 5

Things I loved:

- the resort is beautiful. The landscaping is so nice, almond trees and palm trees everywhere. The buildings and pools are also super nice.

- The beaches were great! There were lots of cabanas and beds and hammocks to lay in. Nothing better than laying on the beach with a nice breeze going by.

- the food/drink were easy to access and available almost all the time. You won't go hungry or thirsty. The pizza was really good!

- the staff was SO willing to help and serve you. They were friendly and really made our stay more enjoyable.

Things I didn't love as much:

- some of the beaches were very crowded and other guests would "reserve" cabanas and sun beds with a book or towel all day without even being on it. It would have been nice to know that you had to wake up early to reserve a cabana some days.

- Our party got sick on the second night and all of the third day and because of that we spent an entire day in bed/bathroom throwing up. I talked to several other guests at the resort who also got sick from something and had to spend a large portion of their vacation puking. We didn't drink the water from the tap, so we are not sure if it was from the buffet or other food that was included.

- if you get VIP/all-inclusive they will try and sell you the resort/get you to buy a share or portion of it. It was a little annoying to be bombarded with this.

All that said, it was a beautiful resort and a lovely experience. We were treated extremely well and loved the beaches and pools. We never had to go far to get a drink or some food. Very relaxing.

  • Submitted: Mar 18, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Lifestyles is a fantastic vacation experience. Get VIP to really enjoy the place.

  • 4 of 5

Sunday night party is awsome!

  • Submitted: Mar 9, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
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Memphis, TN
4

VERY impressed with the suite

  • 4 of 5

The booking process was completely effortless. Drake made the entire thing a breeze. All emails were usually returned w/in an hour and all questions were thoroughly answered. The suite itself was pretty awesome. It was HUGE w/a great view and awesome bathroom. The VIP bands were totally worth it, as the regular bars only have off brands liquors. The VIP bars is where they keep the good stuff. Plus the staff seems to be a little more attentive when you have the gold bands.

The entire property was excellently maintained, but it's quite massive and you can very easily get lost. Also, if you're looking for rest & relaxation, this is the place for you...not too much else going on if you're looking for a party scene.

Disclaimer: This is about the sales staff only. No bearing whatsoever on how awesome Drake was.

My only issue was the EXTREMELY aggressive sales pitch. The gentlemen called my room at 8am & told me he was coming to pick me up. When I asked "who/what/where/when/why" I got the run around. Finally I talked him into showing up at 10:30 (still not knowing why he was coming). Of course, he was knocking on my door at 10:15. I wanted breakfast & that's where he took me. What he failed to mention was that it was on the other side of the resort conveniently located right near the sales office, which I was escorted to after breakfast. After I politely declined the pitch, then declined again to his manager, I was cast aside like a used napkin lol!! I had to find my own way back to my building, where I was able to enjoy the rest of my trip.

The suite was GREAT, the staff friendly & helpful and property well maintained.

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
15 Miles
Puerto Plata (POP)
Car: not necessary

Some of activities or places to visit at the resort or which can be arranged in the greater area: tours, outback safari, white water rafting, horseback riding, golf, marina, boat trips, fishing, canoeing, sailing, jet skiing, para-sailing, mountain climbing, cable car, bird watching, hiking, rain forest, waterfalls, caves, whale watching, deep sea fishing, scuba diving, snorkeling, reefs, surfing, Ocean World Park, cinemas, casinos, discos, night clubs, medical services (hospital, doctors, dentists), and many world class beaches.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

You would pay for the room to reserve your vacation, and the Daily All-inclusive fee for the resort is US$55.00 per day for adults and $25.00 for children 3 to 11 you would pay at check-in. Children 2 and younger are free. The all-inclusive is paid directly to the resort upon check-in. All food and alcohol is included.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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