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Catalonia Royal Bavaro

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Birmingham, MI
Reviewed 25 February 2013

2.5 stars at most. Grounds were beautiful, room was fine, people were super nice but food was inedible- very bad - and I was stomach sick most of the time along with many of our party. Service was ok but not consistent.

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, General Manager at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Mary O, Thank you for taking you valuable time to post your feedback on Trip Advisor. Please know we appreciate your kind comments regarding our beautiful grounds and room accommodations. We are very sorry to read with the inconvenience presented with the food service. Receive our sincere apologies for the inconvenience. We are disappointed to be informed of...

Palm Coast, Florida
Reviewed 23 February 2013

we went feb 4th.....had a wonderful time. food good lots of activities. Pool and beach greatl Everything was great at resort but we were told the golf was cart fee only and had to pay $80 per pe.son.....

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, General Manager at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear diane b, Thank you for your recent holidays to Catalonia Royal Bavaro! We are delighted to know you had a wonderful time! We appreciate your kind comments regarding our services, beach and food. We apologize for the misunderstanding with the golf services. We look forward to have the opportunity to welcome you back. Kind regards. Josep Castellnou General Manager

manchester
Reviewed 22 February 2013

I stayed at the Catalonia Royal Bavaro from the 4th feb - 18th feb. I found the hotel lovely, clean and well presented. the room we had was excellent, very large and comfy. on arrival we we given a fruit basket and a bottle of rum, the mini bar is stocked daily. there is a private beach just for the...

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, General Manager at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear charliecole, Thank you for choosing Catalonia Royal Bavaro for your special celebration holidays, and for sharing your comment on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to read you enjoyed our Royal services to the fullest. We are sorry to read the inconvenience with the breakfast service; we take note of you feedback to make sure to improve in this area. Please...

Cambridge, Canada
Reviewed 22 February 2013

I had travelled to this resort in January 2012, as I had won a trip thru a local radio station. I was very impressed from the moment I walked in and was not disappointed the full week of my stay. The weather was fantastic and the people were very friendly. The food near the infinity pool was very good and...

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, General Manager at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear victor_leal12, Thank you for sharing your comment on Trip Advisor! Congratulations on your prize! We are content to know you were impressed with the resort, and received the one of a kind service from our friendly staff! Thank you for recommending, we hope to be your choice for your next visit to Punta Cana! Best regards. Josep Castellnou General...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 20 February 2013

my fiance and i stayed at the catalonia royal bavaro hotel from 2/14-2/19. based on the reviews that we read and the cost of the hotel, i would say that our stay was fine and what we expected. i've listed some pros and cons below: pros: -polite, friendly staff -quiet environment as well as guests -immaculate grounds -good breakfast at...

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, General Manager at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Nancy M, Thank you for recent holiday at Catalonia Royal Bavaro and for sharing your comment on Trip Advisor. We appreciate your kind comments regarding our friendly staff, relaxing environment and our beach paella. We are content to know overall our services met your expectations. We apologize for the setbacks presented with the Wi-Fi; we take note to revise...

Minnesota
Reviewed 20 February 2013

Just got back from this resort with my husband- first time in Dominican Republic. Beautiful resort - we stayed on the adult side. 7 restaurants between ours and next door sister resort to choose from - we ate at 6 of them and all were excellent, especially Japanese. Buffets were good - would have liked to seen a little more...

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, General Manager at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear luvtotravelMinnesota, Thank you for choosing Catalonia Royal Bavaro for your first holidays in Punta Cana! We are delighted to read you were impressed with our variety of restaurant services, thank you for your suggestions with the fruits; we take note for future improvements. Thank you for appreciating our beach cleaning staff, they strive to maintain the area in the...

Reviewed 20 February 2013

Stayed from the 10th to the 17th of feb. so very impressed. Staff was amazing! Food was incredible! Sets the bar high for other resorts in Punta Cana. From the minute we boarded the plane to travel to the finish of our vacation we had zero complaints! Visited the other side a couple of times to hit the buffet for...

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, General Manager at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Lisa G, Thank you for choosing Catalonia Royal Bavaro for your holidays, we are content to receive your excellent review on Trip Advisor! We are delighted to know our one of a kind service; restaurant services and friendly service exceed your expectations. Thank you for your kind recommendations. It’s an honor to read you will be returning soon, thank...

Paris
Reviewed 20 February 2013

We have been 5 times in Catalonia Bavaro or/and Royal. When being in the Royal, we also go sometimes to the Bavaro-Side for restaurant or in the evening, or just to walk in the marvelous big garden on the Bavaro-side. All animacion is on the Bavaro side. Since Lookea has taken over the Bavaro, there has been some downgrading of...

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, General Manager at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear TotalTravelers, Thank you for choosing Catalonia Hotels once again for your holidays in Punta Cana! We appreciate your review on Trip Advisor. Thank you for your feedback regarding our restaurant services, we will have special attention in this matter with the Food and Beverage Department. We are glad that overall the services and locations were of your expectations. Regarding...

St. Marys, Canada
Reviewed 18 February 2013

My wife & I, as well as another couple just got back from a great week ( 3rd year) at this resort. We were impressed that Breney recognized us from last year and very happy with the great service from Francisco & Joel at the restaurants. The staff is always willing to help make our stay a pleasure. We are...

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, General Manager at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Bruce I, Thank you for choosing Catalonia Royal Bavaro for your third visit! We are delighted to receive your kind review on Trip Advisor. We are content to know you return back home with unforgettable memories thanks to our one of a kind service. We will make sure Breney, Francisco and Joel receive your congratulations. It’s a pleasure to...

Jarvis
Reviewed 18 February 2013

This was our second visit to the Catalonia Royal Bavaro and loved it just as much as we did the first time we were there. Upon check-in we were greeted with smiles, a cold cloth and a refreshing drink. The grounds are immaculate. The employees work very hard all day to keep them this way. Our pool side room was...

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, General Manager at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Kim and Gary B, Thank you for sharing your review on Trip Advisor, and for choosing Catalonia Royal Bavaro once again for your holidays in the Dominican Republic! We are delighted to read you received an excellent service for your holidays. Thank you for your appreciation of our restaurant services. Please know it was our staff pleasure to provide...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy the authentic Caribbean at an exclusive, adults-only resort. Its small details make big your stay and the personalized service you receive will make you feel as if you were in heaven. Exclusive suites, innovative restaurants, dreamlike swimming pools…relax in this tropical paradise and enjoy the best vacation you’ve ever had. Have an extraordinary experience, and leave the worrying to us; we’ll take care of you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Catalonia Royal Bavaro

Address: Cabeza de Toro, Punta Cana 837, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: $274 - $673 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Catalonia Royal Bavaro 4.5*
Number of rooms: 255
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Also Known As:
Catalonia Royal Bavaro Hotel Punta Cana
Catalonia Royal Bavaro Punta Cana
Royal Catalonia Bavaro
Hotel Style:
#15 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
#17 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#30 Casino Hotel in Punta Cana
#40 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#42 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#43 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
#43 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
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