MIAMI, Fla. - All Inclusive Collection - the brand that is shifting the sands of the all-inclusive resort experience - announces Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana has received the reputable AAA Four Diamond Award for the fourth year in a row. One of multiple Hard Rock All Inclusive Collection properties to receive this accolade, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana has been recognized for its premium service standards, personalized guest experiences and outstanding all-inclusive amenities that make for an unforgettable vacation.
North America’s premier travel and culinary classification program, the AAA Diamond Rating System provides detailed information to guide travelers’ accommodation and dining selections. Reserved for superior properties that exemplify excellence in every facet of operation, Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana exceeded the highest level of expectations in the annual ratings and met essential requirements based on cleanliness, comfort and safety.
“We are beyond thrilled Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana has been recognized by AAA for providing exceptional customer service, innovative all-inclusive amenities and world-renowned accommodations,” said All Inclusive Collection Chief Operating Officer Rafael Chapur. “Each of our all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotels continue to deliver true luxury experiences for guests of all ages.”
The 1,787 room Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana is situated on pristine sugar white sands stretching 121-acres along Macao Beach in the Dominican Republic. Hard Rock’s first all inclusive hotel and casino exudes lavish five-star all inclusive amenities and personal services to create the ultimate rock star getaway featuring an endless array of enticing outdoor activities and exhilarating entertainment options. Among the resort’s many offerings are luxe accommodations featuring the Hard Rock’s branded “Rock Star Suite,” the signature Rock Spa®, 18-hole Nicklaus designed golf course, iconic music memorabilia and a larger-than-life Vegas-style casino – the largest in the Dominican Republic, featuring Oro nightclub. Guests also enjoy 13 expansive pools, four swim-up bars, a kids pool and lazy river. A variety of gourmet dining options are available through the resort’s ten restaurants, including Brazilian steakhouse Impanema, Zen Asian Teppanyaki, Pizzeto brick-oven pizza and Mansion by Simon by the famed Rock n Roll Chef Kerry Simon. The property also features more than 65,000 square-feet of flexible event and meeting space.
To book a stay at the all inclusive Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana,
visit www.hardrockhotelpuntacana.com or call (888) 762-5002.
About All Inclusive Collection
The All Inclusive Collection spearheads sales and marketing efforts for premier, luxury resort properties throughout Mexico and the Caribbean, including Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic (the world’s first all inclusive Hard Rock Hotel) and three Mexico properties including Hard Rock Hotel Cancun, Hard Rock Hotel Vallarta and Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya. These four properties are owned and operated by RCD Resorts under licensing agreements from Hard Rock International. RCD Resorts exclusively contracts the All Inclusive Collection for the sales and marketing of its all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotels. Led by Chief Operating Officer Rafael Chapur, the All Inclusive Collection offers a one-of-a-kind, “all day, all night, all-inclusive” vacation experience, and has expanded its portfolio into Mexico and the Caribbean with new luxury properties that continue to shift the sands of all-inclusive. For additional information, visit www.hrhallinclusive.com.
About Hard Rock International
With a total of 179 venues in 55 countries, including 139 cafes, 19 hotels and 9 casinos, Hard Rock International (HRI) is one of the most globally recognized companies. Beginning with an Eric Clapton guitar, Hard Rock owns the world's greatest collection of music memorabilia, which is displayed at its locations around the globe. Hard Rock is also known for its collectible fashion and music-related merchandise, Hard Rock Live performance venues and an award-winning website. HRI owns the global trademark for all Hard Rock brands. The company owns, operates and franchises Cafes in iconic cities including London, New York, San Francisco, Sydney and Dubai. HRI also owns, licenses and/or manages hotel/casino properties worldwide. Destinations include the company’s two most successful Hotel and Casino properties in Tampa and Hollywood, Fl., both owned and operated by HRI parent company The Seminole Tribe of Florida, as well as other exciting locations including Bali, Biloxi, Chicago, Cancun, Las Vegas, Palm Springs, San Diego and Singapore. Upcoming new Hard Rock Cafe locations include Seoul, Vienna, Anchorage and Siem Reap. New Hard Rock Hotel projects include Daytona Beach, Aruba, Abu Dhabi, Ibiza and Shenzhen and Haikou in China. For more information on Hard Rock International, visit www.hardrock.com.
MIAMI, Fla. – All Inclusive Collection – the brand that is shifting the sands in all-inclusive resorts – is excited to announce Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya and Sony Music Nashville present the High Noon Adventure an unforgettable Spring Break vacation and concert experience on March 7-12, 2014 with music and entertainment by Platinum-selling country music artist, Jerrod Niemann and guest star performances from The Voice Season four finalists, The Swon Brothers and acclaimed Dee Jay Silver. As a part of the all-day, all-night, all-inclusive experience, and at no cost to hotel guests, music enthusiasts have the opportunity to kick back and live like a rock star at the newly rebranded Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya.
“We are looking forward to hosting Jerrod Niemann and his special guests at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya,” said Frank Maduro, vice president of marketing at All Inclusive Collection. “With
Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya’s recent debut into the All Inclusive Collection, this is the ideal way to kick off its exciting music program.”
The adventure brings songs to life and starts with a DJ pool party spinning top country tunes and remixes. This iconic weekend is complete with a Swonfire Beach BBQ and storyteller session with The Swon Brothers, an exclusive songwriting session and tequila tasting with the one and only Jerrod Neimann, a Voice-style singing competition, a lavish red carpet event and more. Adding to the excitement, throughout the week, Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya sets the stage for Jerrod Niemann to broadcast live and promote his brand new album, “High Noon,” releasing March 25, 2014. Closing out the High Noon Adventure at Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, Jerrod Niemann will perform live on stage for a once-in-a-lifetime show. Guests will have the chance to bid on autographed memorabilia, exclusive fan experiences, an All Inclusive Collection Hard Rock Hotel vacation and Sony swag to support Little Kids Rock, a national non-profit organization that puts music back in underprivileged schools.
Located just off the azure waters of the Caribbean Sea, Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya offers the ultimate vacation for guests of all ages with both the adults-only and family friendly resort experiences. With a combined 1,264 ultra-posh and lavishly appointed guestrooms boasting balcony, terrace views or new, expansive sky terrace options with picturesque views, hydro tubs in each room, world-class shopping and endless style, Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya is nothing short of the ultimate crowd-pleaser. Complete with expansive outdoor pools and private beach, this all-inclusive escape offers nine world-class restaurants, eight bars and lounges, in addition to 88,915 square feet of state-of-the-art meeting and event space ideal for elegant banquets, themed parties, weddings, concerts and more. Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya offers several youth-friendly components including HIT Entertainment's Little Big ClubTM, Teens Lounge & Club, snorkeling and kayaking for an unparalleled adventure. In addition, the “resort within the resort,” adults-only section Heaven, includes the Hard Rock signature Rock Spa® with 75 treatment rooms, four restaurants and three sophisticated bars and lounges, including a premium service nightclub.
For the complete set list visit highnoonadventure.com and a chance to score a five-night all-inclusive stay at the Hard Rock Hotel Rivera Maya and two VIP passes to High Noon Adventure. To book a vacation experience at Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, visit www.hrhrivieramaya.com, call 888-680-7625, or contact your preferred travel professional.
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About Sony Music Nashville:
Sony Music Nashville includes its three country label operations – Arista Nashville, Columbia Nashville and RCA Nashville – and Provident Music Group, one of the world’s leading Christian music companies. Sony Music Nashville is a division of Sony Music Entertainment.
MIAMI, Fla. – All Inclusive Collection announces three world-renowned Latin American singer-songwriters, Juan Luis Guerra, Alejandro Sanz and Draco Rosa, will perform live at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana on Mar. 22, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. Tickets are currently on sale with price levels ranging from General Admission $40, Diamond $60, Platinum $120-$200 and Special Guest $400-$500.
Dominican singer-songwriter and producer, Juan Luis Guerra, has sold more than 30 million records and received highly coveted awards throughout his lengthy career, including 15 Latin Grammy Awards, two Grammy Awards and two Latin Billboard Music Awards. Most recently, Guerra won the Latin Grammy Award for Producer of the Year.
Known for his flamenco-influenced ballads, Alejandro Sanz is a Spanish singer-songwriter and musician who began playing the guitar at the age of seven. Since then, he’s won a total of 15 Latin Grammy Awards, including three Album of the Year awards, which is more than any other artist. Collaborating with renowned artists such as Shakira, Sanz has made a name for himself with his distinctive rock ‘n’ roll, salsa and hip hop sound.
London, 17 January, 2014: The Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza, set to open on 18th May, has announced the Ibiza International Music Summit (IMS) as its first major event.Staying true to its musical heritage, Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza will kick off its first season on 21 May, 2014 with one of the world’s most influential music industry gatherings, The Ibiza International Music Summit (IMS), which in the last seven years has grown from an intimate group of music leaders to a major opening weekend on the island. Combining the style and energy of the legendary Hard Rock brand with the vibrant Ibiza island setting, Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza will open on the seafront of Ibiza’s iconic Playa d’en Bossa as an oasis of entertainment for all ages. On its open air stage, guests will be able to enjoy concerts by internationally acclaimed bands and artists, which perfectly complement the local scene and set Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza as a place of pilgrimage for music lovers. As the international reputation of IMS grows, Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza is a natural progression for the summit, which will bring together the most important and influential decision makers in electronic music. The new property will welcome leading thinkers, futurists, trailblazers, artists, global brands and technology pioneers, who will debate, announce and explain new initiatives and strategies whilst enjoying all the facilities that Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza has to offer.
Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park Opened Its Doors On Dec. 18, 2013
Orlando, Fla. – Dec. 18, 2013 – Hard Rock International – owner of one of the world’s most recognized, iconic brands celebrated the official grand opening of Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park in Northeast Ohio on Dec. 18, 2013. The first of its kind, Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park unveiled the newest Hard Rock International property, but also its latest gaming brand, the “Rocksino.” Guests enjoyed “behind the velvet rope” access to the legendary guitar smash, which marks the opening of every hotel, casino and cafe worldwide, as well as a special performance by the award-winning Joan Jett and The Blackhearts. “We are thrilled to continue expanding the Hard Rock gaming brand with our newest venture, the Rocksino,” said Jim Allen, chairman of Hard Rock International. “With fine execution, high quality service, classic Hard Rock vibe and custom memorabilia, we look forward to providing an incredible entertainment experience for guests and Hard Rock fans worldwide.”
Room Packages available, featuring luxurious accommodationsand tickets to the city’s hottest bash taking place infive venues, on three floors and featuring 15 DJs.
(SAN DIEGO) November 27, 2013 – The countdown is about to begin and Hard Rock Hotel San Diego is ensuring guests ring in the new year in unprecedented style with New Year’s Eve 2014, a property-wide soiree infused with the glamour, world-class entertainment and sultry surprises that have become the hotel’s hallmark. For its largest New Year’s Eve celebration ever, Hard Rock Hotel’s 2014 party will feature 15 DJs including the internationally-acclaimed Sidney Samson headlining, a live performance by Eva Simons, a spectacular countdown with a balloon drop and a bash that extends to five venues on three floors. Optional room packages are available that include all-access passes to the party, which is expected to draw 4,000 guests.
mix.® – a groundbreaking in-room DJ experience – launched Nov. 22 at Hard Rock Mix Up in the newly unveiled Hard Rock Hotel Palm Springs
Orlando, Fla. – Nov. 25, 2013 – Hard Rock International – with hotel locations from Bali to Cancun, San Diego to Singapore and Chicago to Macau – announces the brand-wide debut of mix., an in-room DJ experience and the latest component of Hard Rock’s global all-encompassing music amenity program, The Sound of Your Stay®, available now at all 17 Hotels & Casinos around the globe. Boldly recognized for its ability to provide inimitable and unforgettable encounters, Hard Rock Hotels & Casinos now offers guests the chance to be a part of the EDM movement and turn a hotel room into a mega club. While matching beats like a pro, Hard Rock fans enjoy multi-effects that skip and bend even the most familiar songs into new shapes with complementary high quality, professional equipment delivered in-room. “Music is the soul of the Hard Rock brand and it is what sets Hard Rock Hotels apart as a travel destination and truly unbeatable experience,” stated Blake Smith, global director of music and marketing for Hard Rock Hotels & Casino. “As Hard Rock celebrates groundbreaking trends and the freedom of creative exploration, amenities like mix. are a testament to the brand’s passion for both innovation and ingenuity.”
World Class Entertainment Destination To Be Located In Kenosha
Orlando, Fla. – October 10, 2013 – Hard Rock International – owner of one of the world’s most iconic and recognized brands – announced today its alliance with the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin to develop, brand and manage their proposed regional entertainment destination located in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The proposed project would be developed in conjunction with the Osceola Group out of Naples, Fla., and designed to draw visitors from throughout the region. The project is expected to create more than 5,000 direct and indirect jobs in addition to generating significant economic benefits for the state of Wisconsin, including an estimated 600 million total in projected payments to the state over the course of the pre-approved compact with the state.
“Hard Rock International is thrilled to collaborate with the Menominee Tribe to create a true regional entertainment destination, which will become an important economic engine for the Menominee and Wisconsin,” said Jim Allen, chairman of Hard Rock International. “We look forward to lending our global recognition, strong financial capabilities and proven experience to this project.”
“Hard Rock is an internationally recognized, value-added brand known for high quality offerings and world-class entertainment by people across the globe,” said Craig Corn, chairman of the Menominee Tribe. “Bringing Hard Rock to Wisconsin and adding them to our team greatly elevates the excitement around this project and will make it even more attractive and successful as an entertainment destination, particularly to people visiting from Illinois and beyond.”
Tonight the people of West Springfield, a great family community with rich values and strong traditions, have made a decision at the polls. While their decision means the Hard Rock New England project will not go forward in West Springfield, we respect their decision and thank them for welcoming us into their community for the past eight months.
We are disappointed for the volunteers, but beyond thankful for all of the West Side YES! Members, elected officials, unions, and citizens of West Springfield who have spent unlimited hours learning about this project, helping us to develop it and then pouring their hearts and time into this campaign. We’d especially like to thank Don Chase and Gene Cassidy and his staff at the ESE, the mayor, and the councilman.
We recognize the significant offerings Massachusetts has for the Hard Rock brand and continue to evaluate opportunities in the region.
Orlando, Fla. – July 31, 2013 – Hard Rock International – owner of one of the world’s most iconic and recognized brands – announces the Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza, anticipated to open in May 2014. Continuing Hard Rock’s earned 'Best in Class' recognition in the Americas, Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza will represent the first Hard Rock Hotel to open in Europe. Palladium Hotel Group, pursuant to a license agreement from Hard Rock, will transform two former Fiesta Hotels, Club Don Toni and Hotel Don Toni, into the Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza, slated to feature the brand’s legendary music-inspired style. The two buildings will be united by a remodeled lobby and multi-purpose space, which will include various dining, shopping and entertainment outlets. True to its musical roots, the Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza will also offer unparalleled live music and DJ performances for guests, a perfect synergy with Ibiza’s existing scene as a famed cultural center for electronic dance music and a renowned hub for international artists.
“With our existing European presence of more than 40 years and 32 Hard Rock Cafes, we look forward to establishing our first Hard Rock Hotel in the region, especially in conjunction with the well-respected European developer and the leading hotel owner and operator in Ibiza, Palladium Hotel Group,” said Josh Littman, director of development – EMEA of Hard Rock International. “This project is a natural alignment of interests for Hard Rock, as Palladium recently opened the Hard Rock Cafe in Ibiza. As we enter Europe, and make strides toward additional hotel development goals within the continent, we will seek relationships with quality developers like Palladium, while we remain dedicated to introducing our brand to new guests and existing Hard Rock fans.”