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Barcelo Bavaro Palace

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Durham, North Carolina
1 review
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amazing Resort! Very clean and meticulously maintained. The room was extremely nice with the outdoor balcony Jacuzzi with views of the beach and pools. I would highly recommend this resort to anyone I know.

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Thank SEBLDR11
Toronto
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3 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nov 26TH- Dec 3rd 2016: This place wasn't absolutely HORRIBLE, but it was not up to par with the other resorts in Punta Cana that i have been to over the years! We arrived Nov 26th around noon and our room was not ready until 5pm - we wasted an entire afternoon going back to the front desk to check... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have been in many all-inclusive resorts including Barceló in Mexico. We have been going with our kids every year last 10 years. We visited resort during Thanksgiving week. I have red reviews before go to Barceló in DR and saw people's concerns, so I am going to break it down step-by-step (we did not have Premium Club privileges): 1.... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We just got back yesterday from the DR. We were supposed to stay at Occidental Grand, but its closed for renos so they put the guests here. The resort is absolutely beautiful! But there are some up and downs to it. Room - Bed is comfortable, BUT we requested for a kingsized bed, we were given a room with 2... More 

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Hotel is on a beautiful beach. Lots of amenities, spa, gym, bowling, watersports etc. Hot tubs on the balcony were good and you could pull a screen down for privacy. Pool area lovely, Dulce the poolside waitress was brilliant, friendly and knew what her customers liked. The majority of the staff were not so friendly and helpful. In the buffet... More 

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2 reviews
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our stay was despite the percanse very well; The percanse we had at the hotel was that in one of the bars of the restaurants in the lower part there were missing tiles and my son to turn the foot made a cut in the heel, for our deep misfortune of which we had to carry To the hospital of... More 

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1 Thank Karina V
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on family Thanksgiving vacation to getaway....The resort had its pros and cons just as all does but I just feel when I'm paying as much money as I am I shouldn't have any pros! Well we originally reserved the junior suite to have a better view and room, but we had to change it bc it was extremely small!!!!... More 

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Javier C, Director General at Barcelo Bavaro Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Receive a cordial greeting from all the team working at the Barceló Bávaro Palace. Thank you for sharing a review of Barceló Bávaro Palace. It does indeed sound from what you describe that some aspects of your stay did not meet our usual standards of service; please accept our sincerest apologies for failing to make your stay with... More 

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5 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at the Barcelo many times with my family and we never want to leave. The resort is massive, and is filled with many restaurants, shops, and activities. The beach is great and the multiple pools can fulfill everybody's needs. Service is good (most of the time) and the grounds are clean. The buffet food is tasty, however... More 

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Javier C, Director General at Barcelo Bavaro Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all we would like to express our sincerest gratitude for your trust and loyalty to Barceló Hotels & Resorts for your holidays and for choosing our Barceló Bávaro Palace hotel this time around, it is indeed a great source of satisfaction to know you had a pleasant stay among us. We strive to provide an excellent... More 

Hilton Head, SC
2 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived around 6 pm on Saturday 11/16 was taken to a meeting room to check in where we met Maria... there were not 5 rooms available for us at the time of check in but miraculously 5 were found! Maria told us an elevator was in the building and my 86 and 88 year old parents on the 4th... More 

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Javier C, Director General at Barcelo Bavaro Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We greatly appreciate the time you spent to share your recent holiday experience at our Barceló Bávaro Palace hotel. We want to apologies for the inconvenience you may encountered at your upon arrival, allow me to inform you that this is not representative for our service in overall. We are taking good notes of your comments in order... More 

Sofia, Bulgaria
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the best hotels I've seen. It is just a 20 minute drive to the airport. The rooms were very stylish as well as the entire hotel. Every part of the hotel including gardens, beach, facilities, was very well maintained. The beach was amazing with fine sand and plenty of sunbeds. Everybody was very nice and helpful.... More 

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Javier C, Director General at Barcelo Bavaro Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Receive a cordial greeting from all the team working at the Barceló Bávaro Palace. First and foremost we would like to thank you for choosing our Barceló Bávaro Palace hotel for your visit and for recommending us to the travel community of Tripadvisor, this is undoubtedly the best reward for us all. It’s a pleasure to know that... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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Restaurante Buffet Miramar
Cuisines: Steakhouse, Latin, Pizza, International, Spanish, Healthy
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Golf Course
  • Hot Tub
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Barceló Bávaro Palace Deluxe*****, a unique and unrepeatable location on the best beach of Punta Cana, protected by a coral reef that converts the sea into a natural swimming pool. This an all-inclusive luxury gastronomic hotel is a new concept in luxury on the best beach in Punta Cana. All the rooms have terrace and sea views (front or partial) and jacuzzi for two persons with hydrotherapy, Well-being of the latest generation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Barcelo Bavaro Palace

Address: Carretera Bavaro, km. 1, Bavaro, Punta Cana 23301, Dominican Republic (Formerly Barcelo Bavaro Palace Deluxe)
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana > Bavaro
Price Range: $333 - $825 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Barcelo Bavaro Palace 4.5*
Number of rooms: 1402
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Also Known As:
Barcelo Bavaro Palace Deluxe Hotel Punta Cana
Hotel Style:
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Bavaro
#9 Luxury Hotel in Bavaro
#10 Spa Hotel in Bavaro
#10 Romantic Hotel in Bavaro
#10 Top resorts Hotel in Bavaro
#10 Casino Hotel in Bavaro
#11 Family Hotel in Bavaro
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“Flying SW from DR was not good since it is totally not organized, so avoid it”
 of 5 bubbles H9819KQmarkd, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Building 4 is closest to main building/pool.”
 of 5 bubbles Kmariee, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Junior suite was spacious”
 of 5 bubbles 988sandye, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The junior suite, we liked it because we could sleep”
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“ground floor at family club if you have a stroller”
 of 5 bubbles Clintonic, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
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