Grand Palladium Bavaro Suites Resort & Spa
Found on its own private white-sand beach along the Dominican Republic’s Coconut Coast, the luxurious Grand Palladium Bavaro Suites Resort & Spa extends a warm welcome to the entire family. The 5-star resort offers an all-encompassing stay complete with six outdoor pools, 13 restaurants and 25 bars, catering to every whim holidaymakers may have. By day guests at Grand Palladium Bavaro Suites Resort & Spa are free to soak up the rays on a beach sunlounger, sample a range of thrilling watersports, or try their hand at a land-based activity including mini golf or tennis. Meanwhile, kids at Grand Palladium Bavaro Suites Resort are also taken good care of with three separate clubs for kids aged between 1 and 18 years.
Grand Palladium Bavaro Suites Resort & Spa sits on the easternmost tip of the Dominican Republic in the Punta Cana region. World-renowned for its 32km stretch of spectacular beaches, Punta Cana is also come to a wide range of outdoor activities and sights. The hotel is conveniently located a 25-minute from the international airport, and is set within a town that’s brimming with resorts, tourist attractions and golf courses. Attractions found within a 5-mile radius of the hotel includes Avalon Casino and La Hacienda Park, where visitors can try their hand at a number of outdoor activities including horse-riding, ziplining and safari excursions.
The resort features 673 Suites ranging from Junior Suites to a Two-Floor Loft Suite with ocean views. Suites are styled in a contemporary fashion and include stylish features such as cosy furnishings, wooden panels and flowers. Each of the suites also have luxurious amenities including MP3 docking stations and flat-screen TVs. Furnished balconies or patios give holidaymakers extra opportunities to soak up the day’s sunshine, while en suite facilities provide access to a jetted bathtub, separate shower, complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Couples looking for something special can book into a Romance Suite; these romantic rooms include whimsical extra such as a jacuzzi for two, a Mayan shower, hammock and a four-poster bed.
Food and Drink
With no less than 8 a la carte restaurants and 5 buffet restaurants, foodies will be spoilt for choice during their stay. There’s a wide variety of eateries to choose from: El Dorado specialises in meat imported from the US, Bamboo restaurant focuses on Asian and Indian cuisine, and La Catedral offers up buffets that feature international and local dishes. La Lola restaurant centres around the concept of tapas; tuck into a variety of Spanish plates while sampling wines straight out of the restaurant’s cellar. Meanwhile for quick bites to eat there’s Arrecife, a chilled beachside restaurant that rustles up pizzas, salads and delicious ice creams. Many of the restaurants also cater for people with allergies and intolerances.
Sports, Games and Entertainment
From tennis courts to mini golf, Grand Palladium Bavaro Suites Resort & Spa caters for all types of entertainment. Throughout the day, a whole host of activities take place in the main pools and the beach; take to the water for windsurfing and kayaking, or give a game of water polo a go. Pampering is also on the menu with a full-service spa and hair salon on-site. During the evening, the resort comes to live with an exciting schedule of entertainment. Mini-discos are held for kids, while the hotel’s theatre is home to a mix of shows and games. There’s even a casino - open from 10am until 3am - plus a discotheque for those wanting to throw some late-night shapes on the dancefloor.
Cards accepted: Mastercard, Visa, American Express
Late check-out fee available for USD $40
Facilities fee of USD $50 per person per night includes use of spa
Distance to Avalon Casino Punta Cana: 1 mile
Distance to Iberostar Golf Course: 3.5 miles
Distance to La Hacienda Park: 4.5 miles
Distance to Bahia Scouts Water Park: 4.8 miles
Distance to Cocotal Golf and Country Club: 4.9 miles
Distance to Dolphin Island Park: 5.2 miles
Distance to Manati Park: 5.2 miles
Distance to Seaquarium Punta Cana: 5.5 miles
Distance to Punta Cana: 13.7 miles
Distance to Punta Cana International Airport: 14 miles