La Romana: Casa de Campo

La Romana: Casa de Campo
Illustrations/Gary Hovland
This oasis has something for nearly every desire, including doing nothing at all
The infinity pool stretches out before you, cool and inviting. You light your cigar as a waiter brings an icy cocktail, and peruse the day’s menu, pondering your next move. At Casa de Campo, the choices are considerable. The resort is vast—7,000 acres—and all guests are assigned a personal golf cart upon check in. You may be here for golf, but the cart is not for the course. You’ll use it to get around the property.  The resort has a little bit of everything, first and foremost some of the finest golf in the Caribbean (see page 86). Casa de Campo opened in 1974 as an executive retreat for conglomerate Gulf + Western. If you stayed here many years ago and think you …
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