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Catalonia Royal Bavaro

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Overview
Situated beside a long beach of fine white sand, this Adults only resort is an ideal place to enjoy the warm waters of the Caribbean in complete tranquility. Guests will enjoy cuisine at a variety of restaurants, a wide array of sporting and leisure activities, and full exchange privileges at the Catalonia Beach, Golf & Casino located next door.

Location: Directly on the beach in Punta Cana, 30 minutes from Punta Cana International Airport. 1 1/2 hours from La Romana Airport.

tripadvisor Traveler Reviews
  • helen w : Bridgwater
Hotel is much better than expected

We have read many reviews before coming here, a proportion were not that good. All i can say is i dont know what they expect but this hotel exceeded our expectations. The staff work extremely hard, they dont expect tips but if you do it is much appreciated and you get a big smile. The food is amazing, the only downside is that there arent enough vegetables but when you leave the restaurants you almost feel you should get a bill as the service is that good. Wondered over to the non Royal side a few times and found the service and quality not as good by far so it is very much worth coming to the Royal hotel. Going on to the pool concierge and fun and games on the beach, they ask you if you want to join in but do not hound you to do so. Fun and friendly staff, a special thanks to Jose supervisor and Jose Alexander, Juilio and jhan carlos who helped make our stay even more enjoyable and fun. The last thing i will mention is the beach; yes it has seaweed but i can swim in it so its not too much. Overall, an amazing place with excellent people. We will definitely come back.

  • jdr1926 : maghull/merseyside
4th time

Will be going back in September 2017 and this will be our 4th time to the resort. Everybody are sooo friendly, the facilities are fantastic never had any problem with the food with so many places to eat and such a variety. The beach is fantastic it does suffer from seaweed but ground workers are there early cleaning it up every day. A little Spanish ''hello ,thank you'' goes a long way. Didn't think we would ever go back to the same place once never mind 4 times. wife is counting down the weeks till as she says we will be in ''PARADISE'' .See you soon

  • myronh387 : Atlanta, Georgia
Just ok, if you have no issues that come up

Hotel staff throughout property was nice and friendly, especially Julio and Alexander with the entertainment and activities. Jennifer in the front lobby was sweet and helpful. Manager Adriana is not capable of handling guest issues and is quick to brush people off and walk away.

  • totallyinsane_9 : totallyinsane_9
Great hotel for the second time round

Visited this hotel again for the second time. I E-Mailed hotel informing them that we were celebrating our 27th anniversary. Things have slightly changed from 3 years ago. At check in the reception lady tried to sell us an upgrade to a privileged suite at 30 us each per night. No thanks. Was then told they hadn't received the E-mail. We were first given room 4250. This was a nightmare as the air con didn't work and was so noisy. Thankfully the next day they upgraded us to a privileged suite, room 3856 much, much better. Staff are very attentive especially Jose on the beach who was trying to teach my wife Spanish and Alexander who are not bad dancers either. Food is generally Ok but please don't waste your time going to the Italian it appears they use pre frozen meals which they microwave. Tasted as such bland and dry. Best was the Mikado (Japanese). If you want a bed on the beach get up early as the morning early birds have already reserved theirs by about 07.00 hrs. Please give the odd Dollar to the room cleaner they work awfully hard. They have a market on the beach every Tuesday but their prices start way to high wanted $48 for a bottle of rum which the same in the hotel store is $14. My only disappointmet was they have stopped serving Ron Barcello rum at the bars and replaced it with Brugal. Not nice. Overall you will have a great time and no sick tummies.

  • Callie L : Olathe, Kansas
60th Birthday fun!

The property was beautiful! Most of the staff was friendly and we were well taken care of! We would go back but in our winter as it was so hot and humid. Your palm trees were amazing . We loved the variety and how they were placed!

Vacations packages include round-trip flights, accommodations, round-trip transfers (unless outlined below) to and from the hotel, and tourist cards (if required, unless outlined below).

If selecting an all-inclusive resort option, the package will also include the all-inclusive features as outlined by each resort.

Items not included:

  • Travel insurance (mandatory if traveling to Cuba)
  • Tourist cards ($10USD)if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing Airlines
  • Departure taxes ($20USD) if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing or Signarture Vacations
  • Hotel transfers for packages with WestJet to USA (with exception to Honolulu)
  • Hotel transfers for packages to Europe
  • Items of a personal nature

  • Buffet and a la carte dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
  • Snack bar
  • Domestic and international drinks
  • 24-hour room service
  • Non-motorized watersports
  • Scuba lesson
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
  • Bicycles
  • Golf green fees, putting green and pitch & putt
  • Weekly beach party
  • Free Wifi internet service
  • Disco
  • Nightly entertainment
  • 144 rooms
  • Pools
  • Buffet & a la carte restaurants
  • 24 hour room service
  • Bars
  • Casino
  • Tennis court
  • Spa with steam bath, sauna & hydro massage showers
  • Fitness Centre
  • WiFi internet
  • Golf nearby

Junior Suites include:

  • Air-conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • 1 king-bed
  • Sofa
  • Phone
  • Satellite TV
  • Free Wifi internet service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Stocked mini-bar
  • Fruit plate and champagne
  • Full bathroom
  • Hair-dryer
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Terrace or balcony with hammock
  • Maximum occupancy 3

Stay at 1 Play at 2 - Enjoy full use of all the facilities at the Catalonia Bavaro Beach, Golf & Casino next door.

Golf Bonus - Guests staying a minimum of 7 nights will receive: 2 free rounds of golf green fees per person per week (1 at the Cabeza de Toro 9-hole golf course and one at the 18-hole Catalonia Caribe Golf Club in Punta Cana.) Offer subject to change. Golf cart is mandatory and extra. Book your tee times in advance with golf-tours.com.

Honeymoon Bonus - Room upgrade, bottle of rum, fruit basket and a surprise gift.

Wedding Package - Please inquire for details and pricing.

Early Booking Bonus - This hotel may offer early booking bonuses at certain times of the year. If early booking bonuses apply to your vacation, prices shown online have already been adjusted accordingly. Please inquire for complete details.

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  • Catalonia Royal Bavaro
    Punta Cana,Dominican Republic

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Catalonia Royal Bavaro
Playa Bavaro, Punta Cana 837 Dominican Republic

Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only and limited visits may apply. Reservations required and dress code in effect for a la carte restaurants. Time restrictions may apply for water sports.

Child pricing may only be available with select tour operators and valid for select dates and durations. Child pricing rules are subject to change without notice. Please contact one of our vacation specialists if you require assistance with child pricing.

Photo identification and/or credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges upon check-in to fulfil.

Hotels do not condone unruly behavior, parties in rooms, excessive noise or any other actions that violate the hotels terms of use. Guests may be removed from the property at their own expense in the event of any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff. Escapes.ca cannot be held responsible for any guests who may be removed from the hotel due to a violation of rules.

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