Best Hotels in Punta Cana – Coconut Coast Holidays

Many dream of a journey full of fabulous sensations to the Dominican Republic,famous for its rich nature, friendly climate and excellent level of service. We have prepared a list of the best and incredibly hospitable hotels,built at different times in the amazing and exotic Punta Cana.

Well, let’s get started!

Catalonia

Puntacan surroundings are famous for their fashionable and comfortable premium hotels, one of which is Catalonia. The airport is just a quarter of an hour’s drive away and staff can quickly arrange a shuttle service on request.

The premises of extra-class are decorated in a traditional colorful style and are divided into several types. There are special apartments for newlyweds or families with children.

The concept of the institution is based on the restoration of physical and mental strength of guests, so on the territory there is a swimming pool, fitness room and SPA lounge, yoga classes and beauty treatments are organized. For younger guests, sports activities, game terraces and babysitters and animators are invented.

 

The hotel has ten own restaurants, so the food is organized at the highest level (“All Inclusive”): dishes are available according to the Caribbean, European and even Asian recipes, young gourmets can cook their usual food.

Pavel, Omsk: “Immediately I want to note the level of service: the staff instantly responds to any request. Birthdays are given small gifts, when checking in, everyone is treated to a cocktail. The sea is simply stunning (warm and bright azure), the coastline is clean and equipped.”

Majestic Colonial Punta Cana

No less luxurious complex is also located on the first line, very close to shopping and entertainment centers and famous beaches of the Dominican Republic. A major international airport is just a thirty-minute drive away and a shuttle service can be arranged.

Comfortable rooms are furnished with the latest technology and decorated in a classic style. Tourists can book semi- and luxury suites. Some apartments have a jacuzzi.

Entertainment for adults and children was invented: spacious swimming pools, a gym, a SPA zone, a bath and a steam room, sports sections, evening shows and playgrounds with animators.

Guests can not worry about the organization of food – the popular system “All Inclusive” is offered. Varied and delicious treats are served at one of the eight restaurants in the surrounding area, and you can also order food delivery directly to the room.

Olesya, St. Petersburg: “On the Dominican coast we liked it – the nature is exotic, the water is clean, the sandy beach is well-groomed. There is a separate area for visitors without children, perfect for traveling couples who want to relax in silence. The food is excellent, a large selection of drinks in the bar.”

Occidental

The luxurious hotel complex is located near the famous resort – Playa Bavaro, famous for its beauty: sprawling palm trees, azure surface and coral reefs. The airport is only thirteen miles away.

The building has recently undergone a large-scale renovation, so the rooms are distinguished by excellent condition and fresh renovation: tourists can book a luxurious or even more improved variation. Some suites offer incredible ocean views (please specify in advance when booking).

On the territory there are several artificial reservoirs, a gym, a SPA complex and a mini-solarium. Guests are provided with equipment for practicing various sports, for children there is a special play area.

Occidental has eleven of its own restaurants, organizing a varied meal “All inclusive”. Guests can enjoy Caribbean, Mexican or European cuisine, as well as fresh seafood.

Ruslan, Vladikavkaz: “The pools are just huge, you can swim for hours. The beach is very clean, the sea is warm – it’s nice to swim. At any time you can find sunbeds, which is very convenient. At breakfasts, a lot of goodies are exhibited, but the usual milk porridge is especially coolly prepared. “

Majestic Elegance

A comfortable hotel complex on the shores of the Caribbean Sea has a developed infrastructure and a very good location: nearby there are amusement parks, shopping centers, as well as a large airport.

The resort boasts a huge number of rooms. For the newlyweds there is a special luxuriously furnished option, the royal Royal suite is also available, the chip of which is the location almost near the seashore.

In the hotel, guests will definitely find something to do: artificial reservoirs with clean sea water, a fitness center, a SPA-lounge, saunas, and the services of a personal trainer, a masseur or a yoga instructor are equipped according to the latest trend. Children will be interested in having fun with animators in the play area, and in the evenings there are theatrical performances.

In several restaurants owned by the institution, travelers can taste delicious dishes of different cuisines and enjoy different drinks. There is a minibar near the baths serving juices, smoothies and alcohol.

Julia, Yekaterinburg: “The rooms are freshly renovated, equipped with everything necessary – the beds have very comfortable mattresses, you get a good night’s sleep. The shore is only a short walk away, the sea in this place is excellent. Meals are organized in restaurants, some of which work only in the evenings and according to the menu system – the place must be booked in advance. “

Majestic Mirage

In the picturesque region of Bavaro, the fashionable Majestic Mirageresort was recently opened, guaranteeing everyone who crossed its threshold a premium level of service. Bavaro is known for its clean sea with palm trees on the shore and rich life after sunset – you will not get bored here.

The hotel boasts a large selection of apartments – tourists have access to premium variations. For families, special type suites are offered, capable of comfortably accommodated up to six people.

In addition to traditional entertainment, the staff is ready to offer guests surfing and horseback riding, equipment for exploring the underwater depths, a library and discos at a local nightclub. On the territory there is even a casino in which you can try your luck.

 

Majestic Mirage works on the system “All inclusive”, the meals of the guests are organized at the highest level: dishes are served in stylishly decorated institutions, there is a separate bar near the water bowl.

Marina, Moscow: “I liked how the rest is organized: it is proposed to install a special application with which you can contact the administrator, order breakfast in the studio or solve any problems. It’s very convenient!”

Ocean Blue & Sand Beach Resort

The resort complex,which has earned positive ratings from travelers, is lost among the picturesque beaches and lush coconut palms growing on the coast. The infrastructure of the hotel is so developed that tourists do not need to go beyond it.

They offer views of the vast ocean, tropical gardens or relaxation area. For the newlyweds organized special design of rooms, large families are offered special spacious apartments.

Employees are attentive to the leisure of their guests, offering a lot of options for active holidays: in addition to the standard set (swimming, spa and fitness), there is a whole climbing wall, as well as its own bowling. Diving equipment is available.

Restaurants on the territory are divided into two types: serving on the buffet system and on the menu. Waiters are ready to offer delicious dishes of local or international cuisine.

Natalia, Murmansk: “The territory is so huge that a small train runs through it every day, which brings guests to the right place. The nature in this wonderful corner is unique, there are many palm trees. There are a lot of sunbeds near the water edge, cheerful animators work. “

Barcelo Bavaro Palace

Designed in an elegant style, the resort complex,offering its guests the “All inclusive” system, has won an enviable place in the famous Dominican Bavaro. You can get here from the Puntakan air terminal by a transfer organized by the staff – the journey time will be only fifteen minutes.

The apartments are furnished with everything you need, including a plasma TV and a jacuzzi. Extra beds are available for children.

The hotel is perfect for active pastime: it offers yoga, fitness, scuba diving and other sports. A children’s entertainment program has been developed.

The food will please both adults and children: a huge selection of treats of both local and international cuisine is available.

Daria, Volgograd: “Even the surroundings are well-groomed, just think – flamingos live here! The restaurants offer fresh seafood. And what incredibly delicious drinks are served by bartenders! And the kids have something to have fun.”

Bavaro Princess All Suites Resort, Spa & Casino

Don’t look for peace and quiet? Welcome to one of the busiest resorts in the Dominican Republic, giving tourists the pleasure of relaxing on the picturesque coast, seasoned with healthy excitement.

Most rooms are superior and have a collector’s minibar, jacuzzi and balcony overlooking the tropical garden or the azure ocean.

The resort will definitely appeal to active travelers: there are three swimming pools with sea water, tennis courts, a fitness area and a nightclub with a casino. Boys and girls are given access to the play area.

You can try exquisite recipes of different cuisines of the world on the territory of the hotel: treats are selected both from the menu and according to the buffet system.

Vladimir, Yekaterinburg: “Around this place has grown a true tropical forest – palm trees, mangroves. Everywhere is well-groomed, the pool is cleaned regularly. The staff is friendly.”

Vista Sol Punta Cana Beach Resort & Spa

The hotel has been hosting guests for almost ten years and during this time has received many positive responses. Travelers note the good location and high level of service.

Accommodation options are decorated in a bright local style and are divided into three types: luxury, junior suite and comfort.

The hotel has a children’s playground, tennis court, nightclub and golf course. Guests can relax in the spa area or in the beauty salon.

Tourists note the excellent food – a variety of dishes are served in several restaurants offering to try Mexican and European cuisine.

Elena, Novosibirsk: “The furniture in the apartments is new, cleaned regularly. The complex is well-groomed, there is a lot of greenery around the building, among which flamingos and peacocks walk. “

Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro

For a relaxing holiday for traveling couples, a designer aparthotel on the Caribbean coast is perfect, offering a wide range of different wellness services.

Travelers can choose accommodation options according to taste and budget. Each of the options is equipped with everything necessary for a comfortable stay.

You can fully relax by the pool or on the beach, or in the SPA-lounge. For active tourists, aerobics, diving, surfing and walking tours in the surrounding area are available.

Guests can enjoy unusual Mexican and Caribbean cuisine in the hotel’s restaurants. Many tourists note the highest quality of seafood served here.

Valeria, Minsk: “The beach is very close, near the building there are three large swimming pools – it is impossible to get bored. There are always free sun loungers, you can enjoy sunbathing.”

We know that it is very difficult to choose one of all the listed comfortable establishments, so we decided to facilitate your task and collect data in a table:

НазваниеРасположениеНомераУдобства внутриРазвлеченияСтоимость проживания: цена за ночь/ДетиПроживание с животными
Catalonia 8 километров до а/п Luxe Делюкс Мини-бар Балкон ТВ-каналы Вай-фай Дайвинг Каноэ Дискотеки Кино-вечера Казино От 140 EUR/ До 6 лет – бесплатно. Нет.
Majestic Colonial 21 км до а/п Люкс Полулюкс Джакузи Мини-бар Письменный стол Халат и тапочки Караоке Дартс Теннис Гольф Аквапарк Экскурсии От 250 Евро/ До года – без оплаты. Нет.
Occidental 16 километров до а/п Улучшенный Luxe Полулюкс Сейф ТВ-каналы Терраса Утюг Диван Дайвинг Ночной клуб Сквош Солярий От 130 EUR. Нет.
Majestic Elegance 19 км до а/п Полулюкс Люкс Клубный люкс Кофемашина Сейф Плеер Обеденная зона Аквапарк Гольф Серфинг Теннис Массаж От 200 EUR./ До 1г – бесплатно. Нет.
Majestic Mirage, All Suites 21 километр до а/п Люкс (в том числе клубный и семейный) Халаты Джакузи ТВ Радио Кондиционер Казино Бильярд Салон красоты Теннис Дайвинг От 260 Евро/ До 12 мес – без доплаты. Нет.
Ocean Blue & Sand Beach Resort 18 км до а/п Полулюкс Luxe Сейф Гардероб Будильник Рабочее место Боулинг Аэробика Массаж Дайвинг Аниматоры От 250 EUR./ До 2 лет – не оплачивается. Нет.
Barceló Bávaro Palace All Inclusive 12 км до а/п Улучшенный Семейный Luxe Полулюкс Пресс для брюк Патио Кабель-ТВ Боулинг Гольф Каноэ Серфинг Теннис От 280 EUR. Нет.
Bavaro Princess All Suites Resort, Spa & Casino 16 километр до а/п Люкс Бунгало «Платинум» Сейф Мини-бар Джакузи ТВ Вентилятор Серфинг Теннис Дартс Казино Гольф От 200 EUR./ До 24мес – бесплатно. Нет.
Vista Sol Punta Cana Beach Resort & Spa 15 км до а/п Комфорт Полулюкс Терраса Сплит-система ТВ Мини-бар Гардероб Гольф Игровая Дайвинг Теннис Ночной клуб От 130 Евро/ До 11 лет – размещение включено. Нет.
Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro 20 км до а/п Полулюкс Улучшенный Мини-бар Рабочая зона Халат Косметические принадлежности Ночной клуб Гольф Аквапарк Серфинг От 190 Евро/ До 2 лет – бесплатно. Нет.

Editor’s choice

After analyzing the accommodation options in the Dominican resort, we came to the conclusion that the most comfortable and relaxing holiday for travelers will be in Occidental Punta Cana – All Inclusive Resort. The hotel is distinguished by the following factors:

  • affordable price even in a super hot tourist season;
  • mega-convenient location;
  • a huge list of SPA services;
  • a lot of collections for fans of healthy lifestyles;
  • ventures for children.

We advise you in the long-awaited vacation time in Punta Cana to use a rented car to explore the picturesque coconut coast and its coves – near the hotel there is a free permanently guarded parking.

Alina Abramova

Be travelers, not tourists. Try new things, meet new people, and go beyond what's right in front of your nose. These are the keys to understanding this amazing world we live in. (c) Andrew Zimmern