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Grand Palladium Bavaro

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Our Opinion

The Grand Palladium Bavaro is a good option for those looking for a budget conscious vacation and are looking for a quick getaway. The resort is very large as it is compiled by two other resorts. Despite it's size, there are shuttle services available. Because of the sheer size of the resort, there is plenty of room to lounge around the beach. The resort is staffed by a great attentive team. However, if you're looking for a resort that boasts great food options, it's best to look elsewhere.


Overview
The Grand Palladium Bavaro is blessed with much island charm. Staggeringly beautiful, it is nestled in a forest of palms and exuberant tropical beauty, and shares the beautiful beach with sister hotel Grand Palladium Palace.

Location: Beachfront, 60 minutes from Higuey, 25 minutes from the airport.

tripadvisor Traveler Reviews
  • tessa_firth : Nova Scotia, Canada
Grand palladium Bavaro

We all had a great time at the grand palladium bavaro. Everything is very good. Chocolate and gasoline were some of the best entertainers. Everyone is welcoming and friendly. The beach is beautiful, the rooms are beautiful and the food is delicious!! I will come back again to this hotel.

  • Lexie N :
Grand palladium Bravaro

I had such a fun time at The Grand palladium vabaro suites, the staff was awesome and the entertainment was super fun. Chocolatè and gasoline where the best entertainers by far! I will for sure come back for another visit sometime soon!!

  • cwsth29 : Scottdale, Pennsylvania
First trip to Punta Cana...

This was our first trip to Punta Cana. We booked through apple vacation and I was very pleased with the whole experience. The package included flight, transfers and all inclusive resort.Our flight was direct from Pittsburgh to Punta Cana. The transfers were fairly simple but could be confusing if not tips from our travel agent.The resort itself was amazing!!! Big enough to feel like you space but everything was 5-10 minutes walk. The staff was very friendly and seemed to care. The only disappointment came from the sales people pushing products none were overly aggressive except for the travel club. Do not go to the breakfast!!!The food was good not great. Plenty of choices and pretty fresh. The drinks were very good and also great selection.Advice- pack light!!! You do not need to dress up for the diners. Wear plenty of sunblock!!! We tipped and probably why we go got good service.We felt very safe and I definitely recommend this resort.

  • bigjimohio : Ohio
A Great Resort....

All the good reviews about the resort are all true. The food was great. Ala cartes with no reservations make it that much better. The room was very clean and the king bed was very comfortable.Whisky drinkers be advised there is only one bar named Hemingway's that has bourbon (Jim Beam). That bar also had Jack Daniels. I'm not sure if that bar has Canadian Whiskey either. The lobby, restaurants and pool bars do not. As usual they have all great rum and mid shelf vodka and gin. El Jimador tequila made some fine margaritas.The service was great too.

  • hopalong10 : Nottingham, United Kingdom
Yet again amazing

We have just been to this fantastic hotel again and we cannot rate it high enough. We stay in the Bavaro section, the only reason being we have always stayed there and we know lots of people.The rooms are fine yes we got some water in when it rained but no great problem, towels did a good job. Our maid Maria did a fabulous job every day and we always had a word or two with her, try it.The gardens are superb, truly stunning and kept in amazing condition. I'd like to thank the gardeners and I hope Management find time to pass my comments to them. I know few by name Fernando and Palito, but everyone of them said Good Morning, How are you whilst doing a fantastic job in the gardens and on the beach.The food at all restaurants is great but I prefer the buffets to the speciality restaurants of which the Brazilian is my favourite. You can get a steak, fillet if you wish cooked at every meal. One of my favourite meals was the goat stew in Arrecife Restaurant, just beautiful. There was a wide choice of soups, meats, fish, pasta, paella everything you could wish for every day. The food is exceptionally good. In the Restaurants we must thank many Chefs and serving staff, Wilson Batista and the others at Cathedral, Joel Sosa, Pito and all the cooks in Arrecife and waiters, Francisco, Franchesca, Julio, Contin and just too many others for me to write. Be patient and you will get served.On the bar side where do we start terrific service everywhere not just Bavaro. In Bavaro we have known Yina Mercedes for 5 years now and she is fantastic and always makes us so welcome. Miguel Contreras mainly at Travel Club the the main Bavaro lobby bar in the evening is one of the world's special guys, top drawer. There is the one and only Geraldina, Maria Ramirez, Suzanne, Marianna, Anna Maria, Jorge, Jose Luis and many more. They all go out of their way to make everything special everyday.On the beach we have great service from Carlos, Daniel, Digne, Anya, Martines and the man with the biggest smile in RD, Vicente. Thank you.Last but not least is Marlene Nunez the Bavaro Reception Manager, a wonderful person exceptional at her job, always with a nice bright smile and a real asset to the Palladium group. Yes not all staff are good at English but you can still communicate even a 'Por Favor' or 'Gracias' will be appreciated. Dominican people are genuine, smiling and helpful and they will come through for you. Can't wait to go back

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 breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
  • Snacks
  • 24-hour all-inclusive food and beverages
  • Unlimited Domestic drinks
  • Mini-bar stocked with water, soft drinks & beer
  • Windsurfing
  • Catamaran
  • Kayaking
  • Water polo
  • Daytime tennis
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Archery
  • Gym
  • Aerobics
  • Daily activities
  • Nightly entertainment
  • Entrance to the Disco, drinks included
  • 674 rooms in three 3-storey buildings and villas
  • 8 a la carte restaurants
  • 5 buffet restaurants
  • Pizzeria
  • Snack bar
  • 15 Bars including swim-up bar
  • Disco
  • 4 pools
  • Children's pool
  • 2 Jacuzzis
  • 2 tennis courts
  • Spa & Wellness centre (fee)
  • Boutique
  • Gift shop
  • Mini-mar
  • Beauty salon
  • Sauna Scuba diving (fee)
  • Horseback riding (fee)
  • Free WiFi

Hotel Rooms include:

  • 1 king or two 3/4 beds
  • Air-conditioning
  • Satellite TV
  • In-room safe
  • Full bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Balcony or terrace

Junior Suite

  • Same as above plus a sofabed

Kids Deals - Kids pricing available, please inquire for details.

For the Kids - Baby Club for ages 1-3, Mini Club for ages 4-12 and the Junior Club for adolescents (ages 13+). Babysitting services available (fee).

3 For 1 Bonus - Guests have access to all facilities at the Grand Palladium Palace Resort Spa & Casino and Grand Palladium Punta Cana Resort & Spa.

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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  • Grand Palladium Bavaro
    Punta Cana,Dominican Republic

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Grand Palladium Bavaro Suites Resort & Spa
Avda. Francia s/n Playas de Bavaro Higuey, Punta Cana 23000 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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