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An artistic rendering of the St Regis Cap Cana Resort and Residences slated to open in 2023 in the Dominican Republic (Photo: Marriott International)

Marriott Intl breaks ground for first St Regis resort in DomRep

An artistic rendering of the St Regis Cap Cana Resort and Residences slated to open in 2023 in the Dominican Republic (Photo: Marriott International)

Marriott International is expecting to welcome the luxury St Regis brand to the Dominican Republic in 2023 after yesterday’s ground-breaking ceremony for the St Regis Cap Cana Hotels and Residences.

With President of the Dominican Republic Luis Abinader Corona, Executive Vice-President — Pioneer Funds Yamil Isaias, and President of Campagna Ricart & Associates Dino Campagna in attendance, Matt Knights, general manager for the Americas, Marriott International, presided over the event.

President of the Dominican Republic Luis Abinader Corona (Photo: Dominican Today)

“The ground-breaking of the St Regis Cap Cana Resort & Residences marks an exciting moment for both Marriott International and the Dominican Republic’s tourism market,” Knights said.

“Cap Cana is truly one of the world’s most exclusive resort destinations and a perfect fit for the iconic St Regis brand and its guests,” he continued.

Matt Knights, general manager for the Americas, Marriott International (Photo: Visit Aruba)

Slated to feature 200 “luxurious” guest rooms and suites with 67 residences, the resort will “diversify the hotel offerings” in the Dominican Republic and mark a significant milestone for the country’s tourism industry, according to Isaias.

Once complete, the St Regis resort will also offer its guests butler service; bespoke amenities; and a world-class, Jack Nicklaus-designed golf course.

“The ground-breaking of The St Regis Cap Cana Resort & Residences marks an exciting moment for both Marriott International and the Dominican Republic’s tourism market”

— Mark Knights, general manager — Americas, Marriott International

“We are creating a world-class destination with The St Regis Cap Cana Resort & Residences and are proud to bring a new level of luxury to the Dominican Republic,” Campagna, a developer, boasted.

“The resort is slated to be developed on one of the most breathtaking natural sites within Cap Cana and will be complemented by the iconic style and bespoke service of the St Regis brand. Meanwhile, the Residences will feature access to a dedicated residential team and exclusive owners-only amenities,” he added.

An artistic rendering of the St Regis Cap Cana Resort and Residences slated to open in 2023 in the Dominican Republic (Photo: Marriott International)

Situated within a community dedicated to preserving the environment, the St Regis Cap Cana Resort & Residences construction project will adhere to the highest standards of sustainable and conservation-oriented development.

As part of the project’s architectural design, the hotel and residences will be integrated into the environment as a natural component of the landscape.