Activities at Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana
Blissful beach days and total relaxation aren’t the only things you can look forward to when you stay at Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana. The resort offers a wide range of signature activities you won’t find anywhere else. Like Margaritaville’s iconic flip-flop Olympics, where all the games are played using a sandal. Cornhole tournaments to satisfy your competitive streak. Paddle boarding competitions where you can show off your balance. And even an exclusive space filled with fun just for kids — the Parakeets Kid’s Club. Not to mention all kinds of other fun in the sun, like beach volleyball, sandcastle-building competitions, kayaking, margarita races, and so much more.
Take your best shot at winning one of our cornhole tournaments, held beachside with captivating views of the Caribbean Sea. Winners can look forward to all kinds of fun prizes.
Adventures in the Water
Get a workout as you soak up the sun and the views during a kayaking session. Put your balance to the test for the chance to win a prize in one of our guest-favorite paddle boarding competitions. Or learn how to dive with scuba clinics in the pool.
Head to the beach for a sun-soaked game of volleyball. Practice your serve on the powder-white sand, then take a refreshing dip in the cool, turquoise water.
Compete for a prize in our weekly signature beachside flip-flop Olympics, starring sandals. You’ll get to participate in all kinds of wild games, including a flip-flop toss, flip-pong, and more.
Parakeets Kid’s Club
Little ones can have a blast at our Parakeets Kid’s Club, which offers complimentary daily activities for kids aged 4-12, like arts and crafts, cookie decorating, face painting, and more.
Want to re-center and practice your poses? Rise early for an invigorating sunrise yoga session with one of our talented certified yoga instructors.
Pickle Ball Tournament
If you’ve never tried pickleball before, now’s your chance. A blend of badminton, table tennis, and tennis, it’s perfect for one-on-one matches or doubles.
Team up or go for some solo play on our tennis courts. You’ll find rackets and balls available for use.
Pools at Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana
In addition to offering prime access to Juanillo Beach, one of the Dominican Republic’s top-rated shorelines, Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana is also home to two beautiful pools, plus various swim-up pools throughout the property. Each has its own vibe and amenities, so you never run out of ways to enjoy your time in the water.
The main resort pool is where you’ll find all the action — like the famous pool parties and scuba lessons. It’s connected to Rum Runner’s and the 5 O’clock Somewhere Bar, so you can savor your favorite sips after a swim.
Island Reserve Villas Private Lagoon Pool
If you’re staying in our Island Reserve Villas, you can unwind in a private pool exclusive to villa guests with its very own S.O.S. Bar.
Private Swim-Up Pools
Those staying in swim-up suites also have access to swim-up pools across the resort — not to mention swim-up service that brings all your favorite snacks and sips right to you.
Live Entertainment & Immersive Events
Dazzling entertainment and immersive events take place around the clock at this guest-favorite Cap Cana resort. Jam out to the sounds of a local Trop Rock band. Shake, stir, and muddle things up during a mixology class. And say “yes” to fun all day and night with pool parties and beach bonfires you’ll never forget.
The Margaritaville® Island Reserve Cap Cana Gourmet Village is home to 7 of the resort’s 10 food and beverage concepts. It sits at the heart of the property and pulses at night with music, entertainment, and an incredible food and bar scene. It’s also home to the Margaritaville® Main Stage, an urban theater providing daily entertainment for those searching to jam out or chill to the sounds of talented local performers.
Land Shark Brewery Stage
With its brick and industrial design, Landshark redefines one of Margaritaville’s signature restaurants. Open from lunchtime well into the night, it’s the ideal place to enjoy a Landshark lager brewed right on-site, or one of our succulent right-out-of-the-smokehouse specialties. Come meet our brew master or join us in the evening for live music and sports on the big screens.
Punch Bar & Lounge
Located at the heart of the Gourmet Village, Punch Bar & Lounge is the ultimate Caribbean escape. With views of the Gourmet Village on one side and the pools and ocean on the other side, it’s a great spot to unwind or turn up, depending on your mood. Enjoy masterfully prepared cocktails or sip local brews while enjoying live performances by our regional artists.
Five O'clock Somewhere Bar
As the lyrics go, “That sun is hot, and that old clock is moving slow.” Indeed, it is five o’clock somewhere. A staple of any Margaritaville® experience, the 5 o’Clock Somewhere Bar is the perfect place to go for live music with poolside cocktails, a cold beer, or one of our world-famous Margaritaville® margaritas. You’ll find it poolside with terrific views of Juanillo Beach.
Make a splash with your friends and fellow travelers during epic pool parties set to the sounds of a live DJ.
Wellness & Spa
At Margaritaville Island Reserve Cap Cana, you’ll find endless options to kick back and relax or keep your body in motion. Practice your poses and find your center during a yoga session with one of our seasoned instructors, then head to St. Somewhere Spa for a day of pampering. Or hit our state-of-the-art Fins Up! fitness center before a day filled with supercharged fun in the sun.