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These 2 Dominican Republic Resorts Become First In The Country To Obtain This LGBTQ+ Distinction

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TRS Turquesa Hotel and TRS Cap Cana Waterfront & Marina Hotel – two prestigious 5-star Punta Cana properties belonging to the Palladium Hotel Group – have just been crowned as being some of the most inclusive resorts for gay travelers in the Dominican Republic. 

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At a time when multiple countries across the globe are suffering from significant setbacks to the rights of sexual minorities, these Punta Cana properties stand out for their welcoming and tolerant staff and are a hub for gay travelers.

With soaring travel figures, here’s why Punta Cana’s Palladium properties are an excellent choice for LGBTQ travelers this year.

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Punta Cana Resorts Remain The Most Gay-Friendly In The Country

Not only is Punta Cana the leading resort hub in the Dominican Republic, but it’s also the most tolerant and open-minded destination on the island. This week Queer Destinations, an LGBTQ+ travel company, handed out the first-ever Queer Destination distinction in the Dominican Republic to two Punta Cana resorts. 

The accolade is a testament to the growing importance of diversity and acceptance in Punta Cana resorts, which have gained a reputation as being some of the best in the world for young adult travelers.

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TRS Turquesa Hotel

A 5-star resort set on the white sands of Bávaro beach, TRS Turquesa Hotel is one of the trendiest adult-only properties in Punta Cana. The resort boasts a modern design featuring a modern and inviting design that makes for a peaceful retreat for grown-ups.

Surrounded by lush vegetation, the resort is beautifully decorated, with its combination of turquoise pools and stunning gardens giving it a tranquil vibe that sets the mood for an extended getaway. 

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The resort boasts 372 suites spread across several buildings, ensuring that each guest enjoys seclusion and peace of mind. Its suites are decked out with elegant furnishings and offer either pool or beach views. The cherry on the cake: each room comes with a relaxing hot tub and or Jazucci which are ideal for couples.

Guests can also benefit from a wide selection of on-site amenities and complimentary activities such as archery or snorkeling. With an excellent concierge team, TRS Turquesa guarantees guests endless opportunities to explore everything Punta Cana has to offer.

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And when it comes to dining, TRS Turquesa is one of the most versatile resorts around, offering an excellent array of a la carte eateries as well as more modest buffet-style restaurants.

TRS Cap Cana Waterfront

Located in Cap Cana, one of the most exclusive areas in Punta Cana, TRS Cap Cana Waterfront is a lavish 5-star property for adult travelers. The high-end resort specializes in providing relaxing and rejuvenating experiences for guests thanks to the Infinite Indulgence all-inclusive concept, which grants access to a wide range of massages and treatments.


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But the expansive property offers a lot more than just relaxation; the perfect destination for a tropical getaway, the highly-exclusive resort is surrounded by 2,500 hectares of lush vegetation as well as a white-sand beach. 

Travelers can also try out some of Cap Cana’s most popular activities, including golfing at the nearby renowned Punta Espada Golf Club or practicing aquatic sports. In either case, Punta Cana’s stunning nature – and especially its turquoise waters – are just a stone’s throw away from guests staying at the beautiful resort. 

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The resort also boasts a decadent array of culinary options, from peaceful outdoor eateries to international flavors that pack a punch.

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