Awards & Certifications

Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa has received some of the most prestigious travel awards in the world. Book your getaway, wedding or meeting now and see for yourself what sets our award-winning resort apart.

AAA Four Diamond Award

The highly-prestigious AAA Four Diamond Award is given to resorts that meet and uphold high standards of overall quality, range of facilities and level of services offered on property, based on rigorous AAA standards.

Years won: 2015 -2018

2017 Travy Award Winner for Best All-Inclusive Adult/Couples Resort in the Caribbean and Bahamas

Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa won a Silver Award for being the Best All-Inclusive Adult/Couples Resort in the Caribbean and Bahamas. This award is given to the travel industry’s top hotel brands.

2017 Quality Assurance Award

Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa was awarded the MLT Vacations 2017 Quality Assurance Award. This prestigious award recognizes select hotels in the US, Mexico, Caribbean and Europe for outstanding quality, customer service and product delivery.

2017 Golden Apple Award

Breathless Punta Cana received the Golden Apple Award in 2017 for exceptional ratings on Apple Vacations satisfaction questionnaires completed by Apple Vacationers upon their return home.

Noble Beach Prize Winner

Breathless Punta Cana was awarded the Noble Beach Prize Best Beach-o-tainment by Cheap Caribbean. The selection was made by internal judges at Cheap Caribbean and by external "travel-savvy" judges.

Year won: 2016

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

The TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence is awarded to qualifying accommodations listed on TripAdvisor that maintain a high overall user rating and a high volume of recent and quality reviews.

Years won: 2016-2018

TripAdvisor Bravo Award

The TripAdvisor Bravo award is awarded to resorts who are given an excellent rating by over one thousand travelers. 

Year won: 2015

2015 US News & World Report Best Hotels in Punta Cana Award

Breathless Punta Cana was awarded the Silver badge & named #12 in US News & World Report's Best Hotels in Punta Cana list.

2015 TravelAge West WAVE Award

Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa has earned the widely-acknowledged 2015 TravelAge West WAVE Award for Best New Resort or Major Renovation in the Caribbean. Breathless Punta Cana was chosen for this prestigious honor by an online community of thousands of travel agents.

RCI Gold Crown Award

Breathless Punta Cana received the RCI Gold Crown Award for meeting high hospitality, cleanliness and service standards. 

Years won: 2014, 2015

Booking.com Award of Excellence

The Booking.com Award of Excellence honors resorts with above-average ratings based on the overall guest review score and a rating of 8 or higher as measured by guest satisfaction reviews.

Year won: 2014

2014 Travel Weekly Gold Magellan Award

Breathless Punta Cana was a recipient of a 2014 Travel Weekly Gold Magellan Award in the Beach Resort/Hotel category. The Magellan awards are presented to the best within the travel industry.

2014 Holiday Check

Breathless Punta Cana received the Quality Selection 2014 award given by Holiday Check for the resort's high quality accommodations.

New Top Hotel

Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa was awarded the 2013 New Top Hotel award by Expedia and Hotels.com

Rainforest Alliance Certified™

Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa  has achieved significant and measurable sustainability milestones and is certified as meeting the Rainforest Alliance sustainable tourism standard. These requirements for certification are aligned with the Global Sustainable Tourism Criteria.

TAG Approved®

Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa is TAG Approved® - Gay Friendly Hotels and Attractions Worldwide.