Wonderful All Inclusive Resort
Posted Feb 9, 2017
First experience with an all-inclusive. Usually cruisers, we opted for this resort based on reviews and the fact that liquor included.
Pros: Just about everything. The reception was first class, the room was really nice, modern with all expected amenities. The included stocked mini fridge was a pleasant surprise. The food was much better than I expected. The taco stand near the main pool each day was a real treat. I have one of the best pieces of sea bass I’ve ever had in the Italian restaurant and the steaks at La Hacienda were yummy. If you like steaks, fresh fish and authentic tacos, you will love this place. And…the Tepanyaki room was fun and delicious. All the drinks I had were premium…I like Jack Daniels and Beefeater (not together!), they served both. My wife had margaritas the whole trip and first one she got was strong enough for an elephant; never watered down. The swim up bar is so cool, the infinity pool was plenty warm and never had a problem finding a great spot to sun both by the pool and on the beach. Above all though the service was phenomenal, and it felt genuine.
Cons: None really. I try not to let things bother me on vacation. I read many reviews in advance and most were accurate except that I wouldn’t characterize some of the issues as complaints and let them ruin a great vacation, like others. Some have expressed concerns over main pool temp…which is true, the main pool is not heated and too cold to enter, but its huge and there was pl