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Barcelo Premium, Punta Cana

Irwin Mitchell have received reports that holidaymakers who travelled to the Barcelo Premium Punta Cana Hotel in the Dominican Republic.

It is reported that 2 families who travelled to the hotel all suffered from severe gastric illness. Reports also suggest that one holidaymaker a young child had proven positive for the parasite Giardia Lamblia. The symptoms suffered included diarrhoea, severe stomach cramps and high temperatures.

Reports suggest that there are several concerns with the above hotel, which include rodent, insect and fly infestation. It has also been reported that sewerage leaked from an overhead pipe onto guests and birds defecated on the buffet foods.

If you also travelled to this resort and have subsequently suffered from symptoms of gastric illness, Irwin Mitchell, who specialise in dealing with cases of such nature, would like to hear from you if you have suffered from gastric illness after staying at this hotel.

For more advice on making a holiday illness claim, contact us on 0800 056 0066 or complete our enquiry form and we will call you back.

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