Chris & Emily

February 16, 2020




Chris and I are so excited you have decided to travel for our special day! We have chosen the Royalton Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic to celebrate. Our first date was on February 16, 2017 and we will tie the knot on February 16, 2020. The Royalton offers something for everyone, even the kiddos. We can’t wait to see you there!

Chris & Emily

Royalton Resort and Casino


Chris and Emily have selected Royalton Punta Cana Resort and Casino on the beautiful island of the Dominican Republic for their destination wedding.  This is the perfect backdrop for their wedding event and an amazing destination that offers beautiful blue water and a white sand beach.   Upon arriving at Royalton Punta Cana Resort and Casino will you will experience the charming culture of the Dominican Republic.  The All-In-Luxury resort offers exceptional service, modern facilities, world class cuisine and access to enjoy the neighboring Memories Splash Waterpark. 


The resort offers guests a variety of pools to choose from. Whether you are in the mood for a tranquil poolside experience or a lively pool day with a lot of entertainment and activities, you will find everything in between.




Every guest will have access to enjoy cuisines from around the world. Enjoy local and international food selections in buffet-style or a la carte dining venues, then grab a signature cocktail, and mingle with other wedding guests at the many on site bars. Treat yourself to a mid-afternoon coffee or dessert at the cafe. Every room will have 24 hour room service, giving you the flexibility to have meals in the  comfort of your own room or suite while you enjoy Punta Cana’s beautiful sunsets.



Traveling as a family?  No problem!  Royalton has an abundance of activities for families.  Offering one of the largest waterparks in the Caribbean, to the Clubhouse Kids Club and an abundance of sports and recreation activities, your children will thank you for a trip of a lifetime.  Have your children interact with others their age in a variety of sports and activities, including beach volleyball, ping pong, cooking classes, dance classes, trivia games, aquatic Olympic competitions, aerobics classes, and weight-training with professional instruction, in addition to Hangout Teen Lounge’s daily organized activities.  Your teens will have the freedom to enjoy many of our on-site amenities (included with stay) on their own time.  Ending the day, they will meet to watch live performances at the open-air theatre by night. 
Looking for Adults-Only Room Accommodations?  No problem! We have rooms held for the wedding group in the adults-only section of the property called Hideaway at Royalton Punta Cana.  We have something for everybody.


When you want to unwind after a long pool day with all of the wedding guests, the resort offers a​ ​full service spa called The Royal Spa.  This full-service health facility providing the opportunity to focus on wellness. The Royal Spa features a hydrotherapy circuit and a full-range of massage, body and facial treatments featuring time honored healing practices. Experience complete relaxation, rejuvenation and restoration with packages focused on the whole body. The professional staff are dedicated to helping you relax, while ensuring you’re refreshed and ready to enjoy your tropical vacation.

Want to try your luck? The resort offers a casino designed to provide an exciting experience and makes for a night of fun gaming. The casino has a variety of slot machines and table games so, regardless of your level of interest or experience, there is something for every guest.  After an evening of world-class gourmet dining, stop by to try your luck!




Room Options at Royalton Punta Cana

Royalton Punta Cana is comprised of 2 distinct SERVICE LEVELS, Luxury and Diamond Club that the resort offers, unique to each traveler’s vacation style

The Diamond Club is a premium level of service that features the comfort of anticipatory service, exclusive à la carte restaurants and bar areas, as well as the shimmering pool and pristine beach areas for the sole use of Diamond Club™ guests. Highly trained butlers help fulfill your every request, including dinner reservations and the organizing of special occasions.We have included the amenities for each of level of accommodations for you pick which best suits your needs.

1. Luxury Accommodations

  • Royalton Signature DreamBed™
  • 24 hour concierge service
  • Unlimited Free WiFI for all your devices
  • Rain showers
  • Stocked mini-bar
  • Balcony or terrace
  • In-suite Jacuzzi soaker tub
  • High thread count sheets 
  • USB recharge and Bluetooth audio stations 
  • In room safe 
  • Satellite television 
  • 24 hour room service 
  • Ironing board, coffee maker and hairdryer

2. Diamond Club Accommodations

  •  Preferred room locations
  •  Butler services
  • Preferential reservations in à la carte restaurants
  • Exclusive bar and beach area with waiter service
  • Distinctive wrist bracelet
  • Personalized check-in and check-out
  • Early check-in and late check-out (subject to availability)
  • Exclusive Diamond Club™ Lounge access
  • Selected premium drinks menu available in lounge
  • Daily continental breakfast service in lounge
  • Evening hors d‘oeuvres and afternoon snacks including decadent desserts in lounge
  • Upgraded room service menu
  • Pillow menu
  • Luxury amenities in room
  • Mini-bar (re-stocked daily)
  • Robes and slippers in room
  • 10% discount on spa treatments and hairdresser



Chris and Emily have held rooms at the Royalton to ensure that their guests were guaranteed room availability and pricing.  Please see the room options below. Royalton offers a wide range of accommodations, we can add any room that you would like at the resort if you do not see the room that you were hoping for.



Luxury Room

Occupancy (Number of travelers in the room)SingleDouble (per adult)Triple (per adult)Quad (per adult)Child Ages 2-12
(per child)
Child Ages 0-4
(per child)
3 Night Pricing$1008.00$678.00$624.00$597.00$348.00$18.00
4 Night Pricing$1,338.00$898.00$826.00$790.00$458.00$18.00
5 Night Pricing$1,668.00$1,118.00$1,028.00$983.00$568.00$18.00
6 Night Pricing$1,998.00$1,338.00$1,230.00$1,176.00$678.00$18.00
Each Additional Night (after 6 nights)$330.00$220.00$202.00$193.00$110.00$18.00

Diamond Club Luxury Ocean View

Occupancy (Number of travelers in the room)SingleDouble (per adult)Triple (per adult)Quad (per adult)Child Ages 2-12
(per child)
Child Ages 0-4
(per child)
3 Night Pricing$1,206.00$810.00$744.00$711.00$414.00$18.00
4 Night Pricing$1,602.00$1,074.00$986.00$942.00$546.00$18.00
5 Night Pricing$1,998.00$1,338.00$1,228.00$1,173.00$678.00$18.00
6 Night Pricing$2,394.00$1,602.00$1,470.00$1,404.00$810.00$18.00
Additional night after 6 nights$396.00$264.00$242.00$231.00$132.00$18.00

Diamond Club Luxury Swim Out

Occupancy (Number of travelers in the room)SingleDouble (per adult)Triple (per adult)Quad (per adult)Child Ages 2-12
(per child)
Child Ages 0-4
3 Night Pricing$1,260.00$846.00$777.00$744.00$432.00$18.00
4 Night Pricing$1,674.00$1,122.00$1,030.00$986.00$570.00$18.00
5 Night Pricing$2,088.00$1,398.00$1,283.00$1,228.00$708.00$18.00
6 Night Pricing$2,502.00$1,674.00$1,536.00$1470.00$846.00$18.00
Additional night after 6 nights$414.00$276.00$253.00$242.00$138.00$18.00

Hideaway at Royalton


Hideaway Luxury Room

Occupancy (Number of travelers in the room)SingleDouble (per adult)Triple (per adult)Quad (per adult)
3 Night Pricing$1,008.00$678.00$624.00$597.00
4 Night Pricing$1,338.00$898.00q$826.00$790.00
5 Night Pricing$1,668.00$1,118.00$1,028.00$983.00
6 Night Pricing$1,998.00$1,338.00$1,230.00$1,176.00
Additional night after 6 nights$330.00$220.00$202.00$193.00

Hideaway Diamond Club Ocean View Room

Occupancy (Number of travelers in the room)SingleDouble (per adult)Triple (per adult)Quad (per adult)
3 Night Pricing$1,128.00$759.00$696.00$666.00
4 Night Pricing$1,498.00$1,006.00$922.00$882.00
5 Night Pricing$1,868.00$1,253.0$1,148.00$1,098.00
6 Night Pricing$2,238.00$1,500.00$1,374.00$1,314.00
Additional night after 6 nights$370.00$247.00$226.00$216.00

Hideaway Diamond Club Luxury Swim Out Room

Occupancy (Number of travelers in the room)SingleDouble (per adult)Triple (per adult)Quad (per adult)
3 Night Pricing$1,245.00$837.00$768.00$732.00
4 Night Pricing$1,654.00$1,110.00$1018.00$970.00
5 Night Pricing$2,063.00$1,383.00$1,268.00$1,208.00
6 Night Pricing$2,472.00$1,656.00$1,518.00$1,446.00
Additional night after 6 nights$409.00$273.00$250.00$238.00


Pricing above is per person and includes the following: Room Accommodations, Round trip transportation to and from the airport, all inclusive package, taxes and gratuities.

3 Night Minimum.  Only $200 per person to hold your reservation!



Initial Deposit of $200.00 per person paid by August 1, 2019

50% of room revenue due by October 1, 2019

FINAL PAYMENT DUE by December 15, 2019


How to Confirm Your Reservation


We want to make the reservation process as easy as possible for all of the wedding guests.  Each of you will have a dedicated contact to assist with your reservation process.  Anna and Mandy will be your dedicated travel consultants with Dreams and Destinations Travel.  All of the Runkle and Downer wedding guests have a dedicated travel consultant based on the first letter of your last name. Please reach out to your travel consultant with any questions, concerns and they will assist you with everything needed to confirm your reservation.



When confirming your reservation you will click on the BOOK NOW button and submit the following details:
  • Travel Dates
  • Names (exactly how they read on your passports)
  • Dates of Birth
  • Room Category (Should be written in the comments section of the payment form)
  • Select your dedicated travel consultants name in the drop down box
  • Select or Decline the travel insurance (Payment for the travel insurance is due at the time of initial deposit.  Price per person is indicated below.  Please make sure you add this to your room reservation deposit when selecting “yes” to the insurance)



Travel insurance is optional and available for $119.00 per person.  Travel insurance is not automatically included in your package.  The plan is purchased with initial deposit and is nonrefundable once purchased.  The plan is a cancel for any reason travel insurance.




Dreams and Destinations Travel will gladly assist you with your airfare to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. If you choose to book your own tickets, please fly into Punta Cana International Airport (code PUJ).   Air can be added at anytime to your package once we are within 330 days of your date of return. If you do choose to book your flights on your own please remember to provide us a copy of your flight itinerary in order to arrange your ground transfer included in your package. 


If your last name begins A-L you will be working with Anna 



If your last name begins M-Z you will be working with Mandy 




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Royalton Resort and Casino

Punta Cana


Your dedicated travel agent is based off of your last name, please see below.

Anna Crawford – handling all reservations for last names beginning with A-L

(704) 995-1582

Mandy Zytnik – handling all reservations for last names beginning with M-Z

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