Playa Los Corales – Bavaro

Los Corales-relaxing

Los Corales is an upscale neighborhood and a luxurious beach within the town of Bavaro located next to el Cortecito.  Much of the architecture is Mediterranean style with outstanding views of the sea, abundant palm trees and white powdered crystal sand.  Many Italians have made this enclave their home or vacation get-away. Vacation rentals whether apartments or villas are abundant here and it is one of the most sought after areas in Bavaro or Punta Cana. This charming corner of the world offers fine dining, spas, beauty centers, excursions, mini-markets and a short 5-10 walk to the center of town bustling with activities and all kinds of shopping and dining.


Los Corales is located in Bavaro center next to el Cortecito.  It is a 20-minute drive from the Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ) using the new highway.

Los Corales-Asian


Private, exclusive, international and fun! If you rent or live in Los Corales, you are provided with lounge chairs, a private beach area and a thatched palm umbrella.  If you are simply visiting the area and want to sunbathe, you can enjoy lounge chairs and amenities at one of the four restaurants on the beach.  Very lively and cool!

Los Corales-signsCrowd Factor

Light to medium depending on time of year and day of the week. – on Dominican holidays the beach is packed!


Playa Los Corales and the Los Corales neighborhood are open to the public.  Very easily accessible by foot, car or bike.


Check out the cigar and liquor store on the beach between Soles Chill Out Bar and Bamboo Restaurant called La Perla! They roll the cigars in front of you – oh!  Be sure to sample Nino’s Liquors too- all natural liquors made from fresh passion fruit, coconuts, tamarind, lime and fennel- delish!  A great gift to bring back home!

Los Corales-activitiesActivities

Los Corales is where many excursions launch from Los Corales such as Ocean Adventures. Caribbean Pirate, Spa, Speed Boat, Snuba, Snorkeling and more! Right next to Huracan Café you will find excursion booths to take you on any adventure you choose!  Fly Boating, Parachute glider, sailing, fishing, swimming, Snuba and sunning, windsurfing, massage, shopping and more are at your pleasure!

Los Corales-cafe

There are excellent restaurants and beach bars in the Los Corales neighborhood:

Huracan Café (Italian) located on the beach with lounge chairs and great food and drinks
Soles Chill Out Bar (international, cool music, young crowd) located on the beach
Tronco Beach (Spanish cuisine) located slightly off the beach
Balicana (Thai cuisine) located slightly off the beach set by a beautiful pool
D’Angelos Pizza & Pasta (Italian) located slightly off the beach within a tropical garden

Los Corales-accommodations


There are a multitude of accommodations whether hotels, hostel, villas or condos in the Los Corales area.  Book ahead of time!

Vacation Rentals

For Villas, Condos, Apartments use: – a local property manager

Hostel and Hotels

Bavaro Hostal  809-931-6767
NH Punta Cana Hotel 809-285-6500
El Cortecito Inn  809-552-0639
Hotel Merengue 809-552-9992
Whala! Hotel 809-688-1612