Catering to Solo Travelers

CHIC Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic.
CHIC Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic.

Royalton Luxury Resorts is encouraging solo travelers to go it alone by waiving its single supplement fee and offering a 55 percent discount off stays from Aug. 24 to Oct. 31 at the adults-only CHIC Punta Cana and Hideaway at Royalton Riviera Cancun resorts.

Located on Uvero Alto Beach in the Dominican Republic, the 320-guestroom CHIC Punta Cana resort is a tropical retreat made for a little bit of “me-time.” Private cabanas provide a secluded escape on sultry days, while the onsite Detox Oxygen Bar offers a respite from the sun with refreshing oxygen shots and healthy drink options. For the ultimate in relaxation, guests can unwind in CHIC Punta Cana’s hydrotherapy spa located in the Royal Spa. At sundown, nightly themed events featuring everything from circus acts and performers, to art markets and jazz singers will keep guests entertained. Rates start at $149 pp, per night.

Meanwhile, at the Hideaway at Royalton Riviera Cancun in Mexico, guests have access to the adjacent Royalton Riviera Cancun and its nine restaurants, 17 bars, 11 pools, non-motorized watersports activities, onsite casino and a gym with free fitness classes, in addition to the three adults-only pools, specialty restaurant, private beach area and sky terrace located at the Hideaway. The 340-guestroom, adults-only oasis also hosts exclusive dinners on the beach and offers its guests daytime extras, including afternoon hors d’oeuvres, fresh cold towels and water spritzers, 5-minute Shiatsu/Thai massages and afternoon tequila tastings. Rates start at $173 pp per night.

Both resorts also feature the option for guests to upgrade to Diamond Club status, which comes with a bevy of perks including butler service, exclusive pool and beach areas, a mini-bar with premium spirits, early check-in and late check-out, access to a private lounge with breakfast, hors d’oeuvres and decadent desserts. For more information, visit