Encompassing upscale coastal design, exceptional service, and top-quality food and beverage, Margaritaville® Island Reserve, Cap Cana will deliver a vibrant, world-class Island Reserve Inclusive® experience that provides travelers with an opportunity for a fun and carefree vacation, inspired by the lyrics and lifestyle of singer, songwriter and bestselling author Jimmy Buffett. Located just 15 minutes from the Punta Cana International Airport, the resort is the perfect setting for guests to get away from the everyday and just chill.

Set on one of the Dominican’s best kept secrets, Juanillo Beach is famous for its turquoise waters, white sand and calm waves. Margaritaville® Island Reserve Cap Cana offers an incomparable resort perspective with its unique, authentic, “no worries,” tropical vibe and the feeling of escape that is experienced immediately upon arrival. The team of local Island Ambassadors are jacks-of-all-trades, true experts at guest relations who are always around for questions, comments, a good laugh, or to simply make things happen for you, so you can focus on enjoying your place in paradise. Resort highlights include Rum Runner’s Beach Club, JWB Steakhouse and our signature private rooftop terrace with a stunning view of the Caribbean Sea. The Sky Wedding is the most spectacular location in the region to host a wedding. The Gourmet Village is the heart and soul of the resort, boasting a variety of culinary indulgences, mixology and live entertainment including Landshark Smokehouse & Brewery, a two story venue hosting live performances


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, 5 o’clock Somewhere is the perfect place anytime of the day for poolside cocktails, a cold beer or world famous Margaritaville® margaritas. Located poolside with terrific vistas of Juanillo Beach. 


ITALIAN TRATTORIA Italian Trattoria are laid back, serving handcrafted, authentic and exquisitely prepared Italian meals. Frank & Lola is no exception. Our open kitchen concept paired with a wide offering of carefully selected wine displayed in our showcase cellar makes it the perfect place to dine with friends. 

  • Meals: Dinner


A unique set up which puts you in control of your in-room refreshment center. Our easy to use Joe Merchant’s point system allows you to customize your in room experience according to your and your family’s preferences. Joe Merchant’s is also the place for a freshly brewed Dominican cup of java while you peruse our extensive beverage and snack offering. Product lists are available in each room. Pick up your personalized order or have it delivered to your room (surcharge applies).


Every aspect of a visit to JWB Steakhouse is designed to be much more than just a dining experience. JWB is a destination in itself. Our guest can select their preferred cuts grilled to perfection. The showcase bar, a perfect pre-dinner hangout, prepares handcrafted and creative cocktails. Reservations are recommended and dress code applies. 

  • Meals: Dinner


SMOKEHOUSE & BREWERY With its brick and industrial design, Landshark redefines one of Margaritaville’s signature restaurants. Open from lunch time 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 and say hello to our brew master or join us in the evening for live music or to watch your favorite sport on the big screens

  • Meals: Dinner, Lunch


Inspired by the street art of Asia, this is Pan Asia at its best. Mon So Wi lives on the edge. From iconic street food specialties, searing-hot-off-the-wok offering and more carefully crafted preparations, Mon So Wi will take you to your favorite corner of Asia 

  • Meals: Dinner

PUNCH – BAR & LOUNGE” To have a positive effect on someone’s emotions or attitudes” Located in the heart of the Gourmet Village “Punch” is your perfect Caribbean escape. With views of the Gourmet Village on one side and the pools and ocean on the other side, it’s enticing, high energy, and soothing depending on your mood. The environment is a perfect gathering spot at any time of the day and the liveliest of Margaritaville® Island Reserve Cap Cana in the evening. Enjoy a masterfully prepared pre-dinner cocktail or sip a local brew while enjoying a live performance by one of our regional artists.


STRANDED ON A SAND BAR Enjoy refreshing in-pool or poolside beverages. Select from a wide variety of fresh tropical concoctions at this nautically inspired swim-up bar complete with hanging beds. Enjoy and sip away, you are stranded on a sandbar. S.O.S is exclusive to guests staying in our Villa section. 


THE BOAT HOUSE Located in the heart of the Gourmet Village, The Boathouse elevates all day dining to new height. Inventive culinary creations, a wide array of food stations in a market style atmosphere ensure daily variations of freshly prepared international culinary creations to be enjoyed at a pace that is convenient to the guest. Be sure to join us for the weekly Boathouse party! 

  • Meals: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch


The real McCoy’s Rum Running days are over but Caribbean Rum has not stopped flourishing over the last century. Rum Runner’s is a nod to the Caribbean’s favorite spirit. Dominican Republic and the West Indies have a long history of producing some of the best rum in the world and this our guest’s opportunity to explore this history. Be sure to explore our expertly crafted seaside menu offering freshly prepared specialties. Rum Runner’s is just a few steps from our infinity pool and the white sandy beach of Juanillo.