Places To Stay in Punta Cana

Places to Stay in Punta Cana

ALSOL LUXURY VILLAGE is a spacious condo resort. It serevs as both a hotel and a residential complex overlooking the marina at Cap Cana. You have access to a beautiful white sand beach and four restaurants; The Beach Club (seafood and deli), Sol Bar with grill specialties, Mariners Restaurant with its international buffet and Il Cielo (a gourmet Mediterranean restaurant). The designer units include smaller studios (junior suites), but the one, two and three bedrooms are the most popular. Overlooking the yachts in the marina, swim out rooms with a long strip of turquoise pool are in demand. There are four pools and all are dramatic with high end furnishings. The Spanish style plazas are magical when decorated and lit at night. The Asol offers 126 units, 40 junior suites, 63 1 bedroom units, 16 2 bedroom units and 7 3 bedroom units. Rate include all inclusive.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Blvd. Zona Hotelera, Playa Juanillo, Cap Cana, Juanillo, 51101
Phone: 809-469-7680
Website: www.alsolresorts.com
Location: Playa Juanillo

BARCELÓ BÁVARO BEACH RESORT is a glamorous complex. On verdant grounds, brushing up against a luscious beach, this expansive and always bustling compound boasts a gorgeous clubhouse called Casa Club. The club showcases a jaw dropping spa and fitness center, high tech kids clubs, shops, two large swimming pools, dual lobbies, a game room, Internet café, 10 amazingly decorated restaurants, a piano bar, theater and casino. The family friendly Barceló Bávaro Palace Deluxe is the top of the line. The Barceló Bávaro Beach and Convention Center is for adults only and has its own fine buffet and a French restaurant. All resort guests get a half price discount at the 18 hole golf course. Among the many activities is horseback riding. The Barcello offers 2,887 rooms and the rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Carretera Bávaro, Km 1, Bávaro
Phone: 809-686-5797
Website: www.barcelo.com
Location: Playa Bávaro

BREATHLESS PUNTA CANA RESORT & SPA has a contemporary décor with explosions of vibrant colors; orchid, orange and flamingo pink. There is strong lighting, dangling sculptures and retro styled furniture that will leave you breathless. Breathless is edgy with a moderate price tag and a concept that welcomes singles. Whimsical and youthful in spirit, its playfulness is exemplified in the clever names of its nine restaurants; Coquette (French), Bite (small plates), Spoon (buffet), and Kibbeh (Lebanese). The Italian Spumante has a long communal table intended for singles. Breathless is geared toward social interaction and activities. The spa is a favored amenity. Breathless offers 750 rooms and the rate includes all inclusive.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Playa Uvero Alto, Km 275, Uvero Alto
Phone: 809-551-0000
Website: breathlessresorts.com
Location: Playa Uvero Alto

CATALONIA ROYAL RESORT is an adults only haven and is a perfect example of how an all inclusive resort can offer top tier hospitality without the herd mentality. The meticulous grounds are particularly stunning at night when the pool sparkles in the glimmering lights. In all rooms the amenities include a pillow menu, turndown service, 24 hour room service and 26 inch flatscreen TVs. Exclusive suites, duplexes, have floor to ceiling windows (with remote controlled curtains) that open out onto a terrace with your own infinity plunge pool. At the main pool, you can lounge on land or chill out at the swim up bar. Besides the exclusive offerings at the smaller Royal, you have access to all the facilities of its sister property, the family friendly and more economical adjoining Catalonia Bávaro Beach Golf & Casino Resort. No restaurant reservations are needed, even for the nouvelle Cata Tapa, which serves authentic Spanish food. Steps away are a 9 hole golf course run by the resort. There is also an 18-hole course nearby. Guests get discounted rates. There is nightly entertainment in season at the bar with a talented piano man and bartenders who help with the fun quotient. All rooms have hammocks on the terraces. There are three restaurants at Royal, eight at the Bávaro, making 11 dining options. Catalonia offers 255 rooms and rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Playa Bávaro, Bávaro
Phone: 809-412-0011
Website: www.hoteles-catalonia.com
Location: Playa Bávaro

CLUB MED PUNTA CANA is whimsical and the camaraderie this family friendly resort is impeccable. Club Med is situated on 75 tropical acres with a coastline of white sandy shores. Family programs, which run for kids of all ages from babes to teens, are outstanding. The spirited beach bar is a hopping place even at night with dancing and light fare served until 1 am. The deluxe spa has 10 treatment rooms plus oceanfront palapas. There are activities galore, everything from circus programs and water aerobics to jungle excursions with zip lining. Day passes are available for non-guests. Club Med offers 553 rooms and rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Playa Punta Cana, Punta Cana
Phone: 809-686-5500 or 800-258-2633
Website: www.clubmed.com
Location: Playa Punta Cana

DREAMS PALM BEACH PUNTA CANA has 75 Premium Deluxe rooms with luxurious décor and the new Dreams Pevonia Spa. These rooms, which are found on all three floors, have amazingly comfortable bedding, marble flooring and outstanding bathrooms with double rain showers. The spa interior is pleasing on the eyes with faux white doves hanging from the ceiling. There is an elaborate hydrotherapy area, a Vichy cabin and 30 restorative treatments are available. Dreams Palm is family and American friendly. The resort is perched on a gorgeous stretch of white sugar sand beach. The atmosphere is fun and active. There are no mandatory wristbands and no reservations are needed for à la carte restaurants. The Explorer’s Club has supervised activities that allow kids to explore and beepers to keep you in touch, especially with teenagers. Dreams Palm offers 500 rooms and rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Cabeza de Toro, Bávaro
Phone: 809-552-6000
Website: www.dreamsresorts.com
Location: Playa Bávaro

DREAMS PUNTA CANA RESORT & SPA is a fun resort in a remote setting and is excellent for the whole family. Five à la carte restaurants (no reservations needed) plus a good buffet, 10 bars (premium liquor in lobby and Club bars) and a dine around program at other nearby resorts in the brand are welcome. Spend hours bopping around on floats on the winding lazy river pool, jump up to aqua aerobics and then reward yourself with a frosty piña colada at the adjacent beach bar. A deluxe swim out room is really the high life. The Explorers Club for kids has activities that include sand castle building, rock climbing and camping out in tents. There is another club reserved just for teens. There is also the Preferred Club for adults. You’ll find tranquility in the lavish spa complex and high energy at the fitness center. No children are booked into second floor rooms. Dreams offers 620 rooms and rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Playa Uvero Alto, Km 269.5, Uvero Alto
Phone: 809-682-0404
Website: www.dreamsresorts.com
Location: Playa Uvero Alto

EDEN ROC CAP CANA is an all suites boutique hotel with interior decor straight from the French Riviera. Guestrooms are a mix of creature comforts and technology including: LCD TVs, iPads that can control everything in the room, comfortable beds with fine linens and indoor and outdoor showers with multiple shower heads. These private suites include private pools. The Mediterraneo restaurant has exquisite cuisine, professional service and a classy decor. The Eden offers 34 suites and the rate includes breakfast.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Cap Cana, Juanillo, 23000
Phone: 809-469-7469
Website: www.edenroccapcana.com
Location: Playa Juanillo

EXCELLENCE PUNTA CANA is an adults only all inclusive resort. It is particularly appealing to couples and a younger, fun clientele. The resort hosts gorgeous wedding ceremonies (more than 250 each year) at the gazebo or on the heavenly beach. There is a world class spa with a Zen fountain, indulgent massages, and other get well treatments. The spa also consists of hot and cold water tubs and has special couples’ menu. There is an impressive cardio fitness conditioning center, yoga and pilates. The resort is an all suite property. There are junior suites, swim outs suites, spacious suites with have double Jacuzzis. There is round the clock room service. There is also  full range of water sports, guided horseback riding and many other activities. Excellence offers 456 suites and rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Playa Uvero Alto, Uvero Alto
Phone: 809-685-9880
Website: www.excellence-resorts.com
Location: Playa Uvero Alto

FOUR POINTS BY SHERATON PUNTA CANA VILLAGE is near the airport and is moderately priced. A complimentary shuttle is provided to and from the hotel and airport.  The hotel has a good pool and is an ideal stay if you are arriving late, exhausted, new to the area are staying for a very short period. The hotel offers 124 rooms. Rate does not include meals.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Blvd. Numero de Noviembre, Punta Cana, 23000
Phone: 809-959-4444
Website: www.starwoodhotels.com/fourpoints
Location: Playa Punta Cana

GRAND PALLADIUM RESORT SPA & CASINO is a sprawling four contiguous resorts. Free shuttle service is provided until 2am. These four resorts share the well kept grounds and feels like a private beach side village. Three of these resorts, the Grand Palladium Bávaro, the Grand Palladium Punta Cana and the Grand Palladium Palace share one another’s facilities. At the Bavaro you can choose one of the loft suites with two stories, the seafront terrace with Jacuzzi and Balinese bed or you can choose one of the swim out junior suites with a similar terrace terrace. Guests at the top-tier, adults-only Royal Suites Turquesa can visit the main complex but can hurry back to their own exclusive restaurant and other offerings. Each resort has its own private pool and some swim out suites as well as two fine restaurants. Rooms in all four resorts have hydro-massage tubs. Bi-level loft suites are an option at the Palace. After dinner, you can take in a nightly show, get your groove on at the disco or press your luck at the casino. There are plenty of organized activities, including a kids club. Grand Palladium offers 1,823 rooms and rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Carretera El Cortecito, El Cortecito, Bávaro
Phone: 809-221-8149 or 809-221-0719
Website: www.fiestahotelgroup.com
Location: Playa Bávaro

HOTEL DETAILS
1,823 rooms
Rate includes all-inclusive.
Credit cards accepted.

HOTEL RIU PALACE MACAO is an adults only stellar resort. Within the sprawling Riu Palace, waiter service is an option at the beach and the pool. There are many restaurants to choosen from as well as many al la carte options. The chic pier side Krystal restaurant is a standout and the steak house is scrumptious. The buffet has many varied options to choose from. It is a short stroll to the complex’s shops on Caribbean Street; the new gym and wellness spa and the popular Pacha disco. Hotel Riu offers 328 rooms, 36 suites and the rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Playa Arena Gorda, Bávaro
Phone: 809-221-7171
Website: www.riu.com
Location: Playa Macao

HOTEL RIU PALACE PUNTA CANA, by night, is a megaresort decorated with Arabian style domes. The fairy tale palace appearance make you feel like royalty. The long and wide junior suites are attractive with dark wood against sunny yellow walls and its shades of Old Havana. Each suite has a jetted bath and a terrace, flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi and full liquor bottles in dispensers. The buffet options are wide ranging and there are several a la carte restaurants. There is a lively swim-up bar in the pool, four Jacuzzis and semi submerged lounge chairs. Hotel Riu offers 612 rooms and rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Playa Arena Gorda, Bávaro
Phone: 809-687-4242
Website: www.riu.com
Location: Playa Bávaro

IBEROSTAR BÁVARO RESORT, like its two sister resorts, has panache. The evidenced is in the lobby which an artistic showpiece.  There are newly refurbished guest accommodations with contemporary style and bedding, making it competitive with Punta Cana’s newer properties. The public spaces lead into grounds crisscrossed with lagoons and then a broad, beautifully-maintained, white-sand beach. There are 11 restaurants including Cajun and a gourmet room. The shows are amazing with house dancers, a band, and vocalists. The Iberostars Punta Cana and Dominicana share facilities in the complex, but only guests at the more expensive Bávaro can dine at its restaurants. Iberostar Bavaro offers 596 rooms and rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Playa Bávaro, Bávaro
Phone: 809/221–6500; 888/923–2722; 809/688–6186
Website: www.iberostar.com
Location: Playa Bávaro

IBEROSTAR GRAND HOTEL is and adults only resort. This architectural gem is a knockout from the moment you walk into the lobby. No expense was spared for the comfort of guests. Suites are elegant with contemporary lighting and plush bedding. Juices and premium liquor are stocked in the minibar. The Club level has its own efficient concierge staff and personal butlers. The Club suites have personal whirlpools on the balconies. There are boutiques and activities befitting a more sophisticated clientele. Be sure to visit the Spanish galleon themed dance club, the glorious two-story oceanfront spa with a gym and beauty salon. The sea views are amzing and the pool complex at the beach is stunning. Also, visit the theater with crimson velvet, classy glitz, and deep, cushy seats. The nightly shows are a cut above. Iberostar Grand offers 260 suites, 13 grand suites and 1 presidential suite. Rate includes all inclusive and all major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Playa Bávaro, Bávaro
Phone: 809-221-6500 or 888-923-2722
Website: iberostar.com
Location: Playa Bávaro

IFA VILLAS BAVARO RESORT & SPA is a cheap all-inclusive resort. The beach is beautiful with warm white sands, pale turquoise water, snorkel gear, kayaks and other non-motorized water sports. There are many day and night activities to keep children and active adults busy. There are seven restaurants to choose from (some do not need reservations).  A la carte restaurants will need reservations. One of the best restaurants for the whole family is the poolside pizzeria. IFA offers 652 rooms and rate includes all inclusive.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Playa Bávaro, Bávaro
Phone: 809-221-8555 or 877-553-0202
Website: www.ifahotels.com
Location: Playa Bávaro

MAJESTIC COLONIAL is a sprawling mid range all inclusive resort. It is popular with multigenerational groups who want and need kids’ activities and adult pleasures. The quarters are roomy and include jetted tubs, bathrobes, slippers, a furnished terrace, and satellite TV. The Colonial Club (adults only) has its own pools and lounges plus butler service, etc. In the lower lobby bar you will find premium liquors. Caribbean Street, the commercial center shared with the adjoining Majestic Elegance, is where you can go to shop. The are day activities abound. For the kids there’s the 9-to-5 club with plenty to keep them occupied, including Nintendo. Golfers get special rates at the nearby Punta Blanca course and one free round per five-night stay. The resort offers 658 rooms and rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Majestic St., Arena Gorda, Bávaro
Phone: 809-221–9898 or 809-552–9995
Website: www.majestic-resorts.com
Location: Playa Bávaro

MAJESTIC ELEGANCE is the younger of Punta Cana’s two Majestic resorts. The resort is an all suites property and is very sophisticated. The adults-only “Elegance Club,” is recommended and comes with butler service, free Wi-Fi, private pools, VIP lounges, a cordoned-off section of beach, and a separate à la carte restaurant for breakfast and lunch. All guests get one round of complimentary golf. The buffet is extensive and has large variety. The Asian restaurant features a full sushi bar. There’s a spa with Turkish baths, hydrotherapy, and a nice fitness center. Live music in the courtyard is pleasurable. The resort offers 596 rooms and the rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Majestic St., Arena Gorda, Bávaro
Phone: 809-221–9898
Website: www.majestic-resorts.com
Location: Playa Bávaro

MELIÁ CARIBE TROPICAL are impressive grounds with inviting lobbies in the twin hotels that make up the resort. Eye catching adornments are hallmarks of this popular American-friendly resort. There are first rate meeting and banquet halls making this a good choice for conventions and weddings. There are various levels of accommodations and services, including The Level, VIP Royal Service and Romance Suites. There are many restaurants to choose from (some need reservations, some are exclusive).  The resort offers 1,200 rooms and rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Bávaro
Phone: 809/221–1290; 888/741–5600
Website: www.melia.com
Location: Playa Bávaro

NOW LARIMAR PUNTA CANA is a relatively new and moderately priced branch of the AMResorts family. The resort is family friendly, has style and a gorgeous 700 yard beachfront. The lobby’s design is fresh and vibrant with attention getting details. There are clubs for all ages; the Explorers Club for the children and the Core Zone for the teens. Parents can then enjoy the stunning Spa by Pevonia, work out in the fitness center or take a Zumba class. Cuisine options are plenty! There are eight restaurants and all are reservation free. The Club lounge serves hors d’oeuvres and high-end liquor. Now Larimar offers 822 rooms and rate includes all inclusive.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: El Cortecito, Ave. Alemania S/N, Bávaro
Phone: 809-221–4646
Website: www.nowresorts.com
Location: Playa Bávaro

OCEAN BLUE/OCEAN SAND GOLF & BEACH RESORT is designed like a small town. The resort has restaurants, shops and nightlife concentrated near a central public square. The lobby is beautiful and dazzles with its new bar. The lounge for the VIP Club makes a striking impression. The variety at the main buffet is satisfying and a la carte favorites are enticing on the pallette. The resort is fun loving and easy pleasing. Ocean Blue/Ocean Sand offers 708 suites and the rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Playa Arena Gorda, Bávaro
Phone: 809-476–2326
Website: www.oceanhotels.net
Location: Playa Bávaro

PARADISUS PALMA REAL RESORT is a visual showstopper. The average suite contains a flat-screen TV, CD player, terrace, and semi open marble bathroom with jet showers and a Jacuzzi for two. Those that choose to upgrade to the Royal Service (Adults only) will get to experience its new contemporary lounge with its delightful grazing and imbibing potential. There’s also The Reserve, a private self contained group of 190 luxurious suites in the interior of the property that share even more amenities. Its signature option, the family-concierge plan, includes special attention for kids. Children will get their own check-in, welcome backpacks and mini size robes and slippers. The resort’s restaurants are opulently decorated. The Asian-inspired YHI Spa is relaxing at it finest; its lagoons, boardwalks and a hushed serenity make for a soothing experience. Paradisus offers 554 rooms and rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cars are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Bavaro Beach, Bávaro
Phone: 809-688–5000
Website: www.paradisuspalmareal.com
Location: Playa Bávaro

PARADISUS PUNTA CANA is a long established resort which surpasses the newer competition. Paradisus exudes charisma and is full of innovative amenities. The beach restaurant complex is edgy with Noas and the buffet section has everything. The bar is decorated whimsically. For Royal Service guests (Adults only) is the La Palapa, a global culinary experience with a foie gras terrine. The Reserve is the exclusive family friends luxury enclave. The Gabi Beach Club serves and international trendy buffet and has views of one of the sparkling pool complexes. For the more romantic types, your restaurant of choice would be Passion with a verbal and edible contemporary cuisine. There is also a ” borrow a bike” plan for guests so they may take a leisuerly ride throughout the manicured grounds. Paradisus offers 686 rooms and the rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Bavaro Beach, Bávaro
Phone: 809-687–9923
Website: www.paradisuspuntacana.solmelia.com
Location: Playa Bávaro

SANCTUARY CAP CANA GOLF & SPA RESORT is a stellar. The resort is the keystone of Cap Cana and welcomes families. The Fortress wing is reserved for adults only; both all-inclusive and EP plans are offered. A contemporary landmark, the Sanctuary’s gorgeous, stone facade is reminiscent of the 16th-century. The interior public spaces were influenced by Dominican colonial style mansions. Standard accommodations: junior suites with patios. Non-standard accommodations: larger suites with a water view of Playa Juanillo. Room decor is chic with rich woods, marble baths, fine linens, plump pillows, and silk robes. The resort has five pools and the luxurious spa is within The Fortress. The Fortress are the top most suites with terraces and plunge pools are enormous. World class golf is just a swing away at Punta Espada. The easy access to the Marina Cap Cana increases the number of high-quality restaurants and there’s always 24-hour room service. The only buffet is the exceptional one in the breakfast room, Casa Bella. Sanctuary offers 142 rooms, 33 vialls and rate includes all inclusive. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Cap Cana, Blvd. Zona Hotelera, Playa Juanillo, Juanillo
Phone: 809-562–9191
Website: www.sanctuarycapcana.com
Location: Playa Juanillo

SIVORY PUNTA CANA is an enchanting boutique hotel with 55 rooms which deliver on its promise of utter tranquillity. Zen elements in the architecture, design, and mood of this secluded retreat work well in the exquisite natural setting with indigenous vegetation used in the landscaping. Relax is the mantra with a do-nothing itinerary. The concierges do offer some pleasurable activities and there is the alluring spa. In the water view suites, a tone of laid-back luxury is achieved with Asian and Caribbean decor. All suites have satellite, plasma TVs, DVD/CD players, robes, slippers, wine coolers, and minibars. Morning coffee, juice, and pastries are dropped off at your door. At the communal infinity pool, chaise longues are outfitted with comfortable cushions. Three restaurants feature Asian, Mediterranean and international cuisine. An all-inclusive plan (with amenities like unlimited select wine bottles) is available, too. Rates do not include meals. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Playa Uvero Alto, Uvero Alto
Phone: 809-333–0500
Website: www.sivorypuntacana.com
Location: Playa Uvero Alto

TORTUGA BAY consists of 30 suites with shuttered French windows that open to grand vistas of the sea and a cotton-white private beach. This luxury villa enclave is within the grounds of Puntacana Resort & Club. You will have your own villa manager that will grant your every wish. The villas are designed as classy colonial Caribbean rooms which exude contemporary, understated, elegance with a soft palette of colors (lots of sunny yellows) and plush bed linens. The breathtaking bathrooms, made in stone, have a Jacuzzi for two. The minibar is stocked with premium liquors and there’s a desk and a huge flat-screen TV. You can rent a laptop and Internet access is free. A golf cart is included with your villa and cruising along the gorgeous coastline is one of the many joys. Villa guests have an exclusive restaurant, Bamboo, plus access to all the facilities of the main resort including the impeccable golf courses and the relaxing and revigorating Six Senses Spa. Rates include breakfast and all major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Punta Cana Resort & Club, Playa Punta Cana, Punta Cana
Phone: 809-959–8229 or 888-442–2262
Website: www.puntacana.com
Location: Playa Punta Cana

ZOËTRY AGUA PUNTA CANA is and oceanfront resort with rustic natural beauty and high architectural style. There are many swim out suites and ocean view rooms including a penthouse with a private elevator. The pool snakes through the grounds, making swim out suites an alluring option, but the virgin beach makes the ocean view rooms just as alluring. There are 89 rooms, 5 villa and the rate includes all inclusive. The concierges can organize helicopter tours, airport transfers or lend you a DVD. Some wonderful amenities are included like unlimited worldwide calling. There’s no buffet dining. This is an adult oriented resort, however, children are allowed but kids ages 2 – 12 are charged adult rates. All major credit cards are accepted.

CONTACT INFORMATION
Address: Playa Uvero Alto, Uvero Alto | Map It
Phone: 809-468–0000
Website: www.zoetryresorts.com
Location: Playa Uvero Alto