In conversation with Markus Wischenbart, the President of Lifestyle Holidays talks tourism, business and the Lifestyle you deserve!

In conversation with Markus Wischenbart, the President of Lifestyle Holidays talks tourism, business and the Lifestyle you deserve!

Since his arrival to the DR tourism sector Markus Wischenbart has epitomized his motto “Everything is Possible” from the beginning in 2002 Markus had a vision of VIP and luxury, fast forward 16 years later, under Mr. Wischenbart’s expert hand Lifestyle Holidays has grown into a VIP empire encompassing 25 different resorts across 8 different geographical locations. The main base of operations is where it all began, Cofresi, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, Speaking to us from his office, Mr. Wischenbart is very candid about the growth of the resort, explaining that the complex receives annually 484,294 stays or overnight stays,

“These numbers only reaffirm that the resort is enjoying a good flow of tourists to the area, from our members, returning guests or first time travelers to the D.R my target was to reach half a million and we are on track to do just that.”
– Markus Wischenbart

Mr. Wischenbart has proved himself to be a major contributor to the countries tourism economy but also of the local economy, with the company employs over 3,000 employees in the Puerto Plata region alone.

“Our employees are at the very heart of what we offer, my vision has always been that Lifestyle Holidays should be the vanguard in VIP service, and our employees help deliver this daily, our most important asset always has been and will be our employees.”
– Markus Wischenbart

Mr. Wischenbart stressed that the main focal point of any hotel and resort is personal treatment with guests, this helps deliver a vacation experience second to none.