The joint team of chefs and food and beverage professionals from Lifestyle Puerto Plata and Presidential Suites Punta Cana won 1st Place in Best Display and 1st Place in Best Creativity at the 2016 Punta Cana Food & Wine Festival in the Dominican Republic, with  more than 20 hotels in the region competing for top honors.

“It was an amazing event and an opportunity for us to showcase our combined food and beverage talents in Puerto Plata and Punta Cana,” said Manny Slomovits, Corporate Director of Food and Beverage, Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort.  “I couldn’t be prouder for the terrific job our entire team did in bringing home the gold for Lifestyle.”

The distinct developments of Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Club in the Dominican Republic include: The Tropical, The Crown Suites, The Crown Villas, The Royal Suites, The Royal Villas, The Residence Suites, The Presidential Suites Puerto Plata, Dream Suites by Lifestyles Puerto Plata, The Presidential Suites Punta Cana, The Presidential Suites Cabarete, Dream Suites by Lifestyles Punta Cana, Dream Suites by Lifestyles Bávaro, Dream Suites by Lifestyles Bayahibe, Dream Suites By Lifestyle and Presidential Suites by Lifestyle in Boca Chica, Cofresi Palm Beach & Spa Resort, and Costa Esmeralda Villas, as well as Villa Park Villas & Suites and Cap El Limon in Samaná, both currently under construction.

In Mexico, the Lifestyle affiliate resort collection includes in the Quintana Roo resort area, The Grand Lifestyle at Grand Oasis Cancun, The Grand Lifestyle at Grand Oasis Palm, The Grand Lifestyle at Grand Oasis Tulum, The Grand Lifestyle at Grand Oasis Sens and All RITMO by Lifestyle in Cancun.

For more information on Lifestyle vacation experiences in the Dominican Republic and Mexico, go to or call (809) 970-7777.