White sands. Palms trees. Idyllic weather. Punta Cana is the quintessential Caribbean escape. That, of course, brings plenty of vacationers ready to camp down in sprawling, all-inclusive resorts. So escape the crowds and book into a luxury hotel, where private beaches, innovative restaurants and five-star extras – hello, private butler service – make for a calmer break. Here are the best luxury hotels in Punta Cana, all bookable on Culture Trip.