PUNTA CANA, DOMINICAN REPUBLICSeptember 2012 – Determined to provide the highest level of luxurious hospitality, Eden Roc at Cap Cana is introducing a top notch pampering experience for traveling pets, the VIP “Very Important Pet” program. Guests will no longer have to worry about abandoning their furry friend as the “Very Important Pet” program provides all the pampering necessary for those four-legged jetsetters.

“We understand and appreciate the emotional attachment our guests share with their pets, which is why we decided to create this program,” said Daniele Trombacco, Director of Sales and Marketing. “The program allows both our guests and their pets to enjoy a relaxing vacation as it was meant to be experienced, without the worry of being away from each other.”

Upon arrival, pets will be privy to a fun-filled room equipped with appealing amenities including fresh food, water bowls, a wide variety of pet treats, plush towels, royal dog bedding and a cat deluxe litter. Pets weighing up to 30 pounds will be allowed to participate, with access of the Eden Roc Hotel and Caletón Beach Club, excluding indoor restaurants and the Spa. Additionally, pets can enjoy swimming in the ocean and private suite pools, while common pool areas will not be permitted.

The “Very Important Pet” program costs $50 USD daily. Additional services such as emergency pet food and dog sitting and walking are also available for a fee of at $8 USD for 30 minutes per dog and $12 USD for two dogs.

If traveling from the United States or Canada, all pets must be vaccinated for rabies with at least 30 days of anticipation and must have Dominican Republic Veterinarian Certificate accredited by a USDA or CFIA accredited veterinarian prior to entering the country. To learn more about pet immigration rules or for pet passports forms for Dominican Republic, visit www.pettravelstore.com.

For more information, or to find out more about the VIP Pampered Pets at Eden Roc at Cap Cana, call 1.809.468.7469 or visit www.edenroccapcana.com

About Eden Roc at Cap Cana

Eden Roc at Cap Cana is set to revolutionize the travel and tourism landscape in the Dominican Republic upon its completion in 2012. The resort, the first property by Solaya Hotels & Resorts, consists of 34 freestanding suites and three opulent bungalows that offer its jet-setting guests an unprecedented level of intimate luxury that personifies glamour. Eden Roc at Cap Cana privileges to spoil further with extravagant amenities such as the resort’s full service spa, three Jack Nicklaus signature golf courses, tennis facilities, Caletón Beach Club, Eden Roc Kids Club, five diverse culinary selections and more.  For more information, call 1.809.469.7469 or visit www.edenroccapcana.com.

About Solaya Hotels & Resorts

Solaya Hotels & Resorts is a privately held company with its main interest in the development of ultra-luxurious boutique hotels. Eden Roc at Cap Cana will be the first luxury resort from the group and will set the vision and tone for the company’s future growth within the hospitality industry. Solaya was born from the passion and quest for excellence of its founders, who have created a unique concept of intimate luxury.