Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve - Facts and Information

Description

Perched on the Puerto Rico Caribbean coast, Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve is one of those special secluded resorts where time not only stands still, it is replete with extraordinary moments. At this luxury property, serenity and casual luxury are intertwined as guests become immersed into their indigenous surroundings - a 50-acre island retreat encircled by coral reefs, blue Caribbean waters and a lush tropical forest. Here is a perfect place for discovering the highly personalized service.

Overview

Check-in & Check-out
Check-In: 3 p.m.
Check-Out: 12 p.m.

Room Amenities

In room coffee and tea presentation
Beach and pool services including beach umbrellas and daily fruits offering
Golf course driving range
Use of the golf course chipping and putting green
Morning coffee and tea at Livingston Library
Valet Parking
Usage of Business Center computers
Children five (5) years of age and under eat free
Use of the Dorado Beach and Hotel Fitness Centers; daily fitness classes are available at the Plantation Fitness Center.
Use of snorkeling gear.
Watermill access - Two thrilling 30-foot water slides - Lazy river channel with wave machine - Multiple pools for adults, kids and toddlers - (Available on weekends, holidays and festive Season only)
Rockefeller Trail - Whether walking, jogging, biking or riding a golf cart, there’s no better way to immerse in the diversity of Dorado Beach
Bicycles at your disposal for adults and children
Toll free and local phone calls

Spa

Dorado Beach spa set within a fragrant pineapple garden and lush natural landscaping. Inspired by nature to impart a holistic sense of well-being, this Puerto Rico spa resort pairs local Puerto Rican ingredients with indigenous soothing traditions performed in the most unique of spa settings for a total sensory experience.

Golf

For those who venture on the never-ending quest for dream rounds and ideal playing conditions, Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve shares their passion for the game. With three distinct golf courses - East Course, Pineapple Course and and Sugarcane Course, golf resort’s lure is not just the magnificent scenery, but the professional-caliber layouts that have made it a favorite PGA destination.

High Speed Internet Access

Internet is available in the resort.

Activities

Goodwinds Water Sports
Goodwinds has one of the most extensive water sports programs for kids and adults in Puerto Rico offering a wide array of short courses and experiences, as well as instructional and programs for those who wish to learn sailing, kitesurfing or windsurfing. The lesson program and instructor trainings have been designed by Olympic Windsurfer and Co-Owner of Goodwinds, Karla Barrera and husband Phil Morstad, who is Goodwinds’s Head Instructor with years of teaching and competitive experience. Come and visit Goodwinds at Barlovento and begin your adventure today!

Rockefeller Nature Trail
A favorite of residents and guests since the resort’s opening, the historic Rockefeller Nature Trail is a walkable, open-air sanctuary from land to sea. From your door, explore the vast 11-mile trail throughout the eco resort, winding through forests, past fairways and along Puerto Rico’s soft beaches and secret coves to eventually return you home. Along the way, you’ll be captivated by the unusual and exotic birds, creatures, trees and plants.
Whether walking, jogging, biking or riding a golf cart, there’s no better way to immerse in the drama and diversity of Dorado Beach than the Rockefeller Nature Trail. Simply step out your door, reconnect with nature and share the vibrant wonders of Dorado Beach’s “Great Park.”

The Watermill
Located at Dorado Beach Resort, families can enjoy a $12 million aquatic playground fashioned after a traditional Puerto Rican sugar mill

  • Two thrilling 30-foot water slides
  • Lazy river channel with wave machine
  • Multiple pools for adults, kids and toddlers
  • Refreshments available from The Watermill Grill
  • Only available Saturdays and Sundays
  • Golf cart transportation provided by Embajadores

Ambassadors of the Environment
Ambassadors of the Environment introduces guests to the natural wonders and rich cultural traditions of Puerto Rico. Designed for adults, families, and children, participants in Ambassadors of the Environment can discover Puerto Rico's natural wonders both on land and sea, including coral reefs, a diversity of birds, wetlands, and traditional Taino culture through exciting and memorable adventures and activities, such as snorkeling, hiking and exploring an archaeological site directly on property. Also featured in the program is the historic Rockefeller Trail originally conceived by Laurance Rockefeller in the 1950s to create a walkable, open-air sanctuary through the resort's surroundings.

Restaurants

Mi Casa By Jose Andres

Mi Casa, a spanish restaurant by world-acclaimed chef Jose Andres, provides guests a unique gourmet dining experience with artfully crafted menu and avant-grade dishes. Tapas and featured meals focus on Puerto Rico farm-fresh ingredients, flavorful unions and a novel signature style. Featured plates highlight redefined yet tantalizing classics, while decadent desserts honor native fruits and flavors.

Dress Code:

Breakfast
The dress code for breakfast is resort casual. Shirts, shoes and bathing suit cover ups are required.

Dinner
The dress code for dinner is resort upscale. Bathing suits, sleeveless t-shirts, men shorts and flip flops are not permitted.

Hours of Operation:

Open Tuesday -Saturday

Breakfast
7 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Dinner
6 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.

Encanto Beach Club Bar and Grill

With open-air design, Encanto Beach Club Bar and Grill offers guests relax atmosphere. Freshly grilled fare is usually for lunch whereas Asian-influenced cuisine is usually for dinner.

Dress Code:

Lunch
The dress code for lunch is pool casual. Bathing suit cover-ups and shoes are optional.

Dinner
The dress code for dinner is resort casual. Bathing suites and sleeveless t-shirts are not permitted; shirts and shoes are required.

Hours of Operation:

Open Thursday to Monday (Closed Tuesday & Wednesday)

Lunch and Afternoon
11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Dinner
6 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Positivo Sand Bar

Positivo Sand Bar is elegant in design, upscale, inviting atmosphere cool and upbeat. We offer hand crated specialty cocktails, local and fresh ingredients and a unique selection of sharing bites, while enjoying the unique sunset of Dorado Beach. Our signature mojitos and daiquiris will always be your first choice.

Dress Code:

Lunch
The dress code for lunch is pool casual. Bathing suit cover-ups and shoes are optional.

Dinner
The dress code for dinner is resort casual. Bathing suites and sleeveless t-shirts are not permitted; shirts and shoes are required.

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Sunday

Lunch
11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Dinner
6 p.m. – 11 p.m.

La Cocina Gourmet

La Cocina Courmet is culinary center provides Puerto Rican coffees, homemade gelatos and gastronomic delights. An array of cooking classes and demonstrations will be additionally offered. Appealing aromas and compelling decor will attract gests into this outlet- the "tasty market".

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