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Barcelo Bavaro Palace

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 13 January 2015

After reading some of the reviews on this site I started to question my choice of hotel but I went ahead and gave the place a fair chance. I was not sorry! I cannot believe the bad reviews, if this place does not impress you I dont know what will. We were greeted by friendly staff as we checked into...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for having chosen Barceló Bávaro Palace Deluxe. We appreciate the time you have taken to share your experience about your stay on Trip advisor. We are pleased that we were able to provide you a memorable stay and that you enjoyed everything here in our resort, specially the food quality , grounds, beautiful beach...

Laval, Canada
Reviewed 12 January 2015

We recently traveled to Barcelo Palace deluxe from Dec 26th to jan 2nd with my husband and 8 year old daughter. Overall a great holiday during a period that is very busy at any resort. The food was good and the place was exceptionally clean. Staff in restaurants don't seem too happy as rarely they smiled. We stayed in building...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for having chosen Barceló Bávaro Palace Deluxe for your family vacations and for taking the time to share your impressions about your stay with us. As a service oriented company, we have a strong commitment to meet the needs of our guests. Therefore, we regret that as guests Club Premium did not feel that your demands...

Reviewed 11 January 2015

Totally great vacations, I had the best time on vacations yet. Beautiful place, great atmosphere, friendly staff, it has everything for you to have the best time ever, including a night club inside the hotels complex, which means safe partying during vacations.

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

Dear Guest, We appreciated your kind note in Trip Advisor. It's a pleasure to know that you have a great stay and that thanks to the performance of our human team we were able to provide you a memorable vacation. Once again thank you for choosing us and we hope to welcome you soon to our little Caribbean paradise. Sincerely,...

Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 11 January 2015

Visited the resort for honeymoon end of November 2014. We had booked deluxe sea-view room and upon arrival we were offered a room upgrade but it was more like downgrade. The upgraded room was on the ground floor and supposed to have ocean view. Instead we could barely see the sea and some of the walls had moisture. Most of...

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

Dear Guest, We really appreciated your feedback which is received with gratitude since our guests’ opinion in regards to your experience is very important and assistance to us. We are glad to know that you enjoy our shows in our Theatre, our pool and beautiful beach and that we were able to provide you a delightful stay. At Barceló Hotels...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2015 via mobile

We visited in Sept-Oct. We got upgraded to a family room, food, service, weather and the beach with all water sports was excellent, theatre shows were hit and miss as some were in Spanish. We also took advantage of discounted massage which was excellent, coco plantation tour where they show you how to roll cigars, how coffee and coco is...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for having chosen Barceló Bávaro Palace Deluxe for your vacation. We are pleased to hear that you had a wonderful holiday in our resort and that you enjoyed the time with us. It is a pleasure for us to know that our grounds, our Staff members as well as our Caribbean sea were to...

Woodbridge, Connecticut
Reviewed 10 January 2015

Loved the resort - big, spacious, really nice. Great room - kids had 2 separate sofas and there was more than enough space for 4 people - a huge plus! Everyone was friendly, but most staff did not really make too much effort. It appears that the resort is popular with visitors from Spanish-speaking countries, but even so, the almost...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your impressions about our hotel with us. Your opinion is very important for us to improve our services and we are sorry that we did not meet your expectations 100%. The most important for us in Barceló Bávaro Palace Deluxe is that our guests enjoy their holidays and to improve our services for them...

Lloydminster, Canada
Reviewed 9 January 2015

We stayed at this resort for the first time, we travel as a family with our 14 year old son and our 11 year old daughter every New YEars and we were hoping this would be a great trip, and for the most part it was but here are some fo thissue's we encountered. When checking in our Tub on...

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

Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for taking the time in giving us your valued comments in regards to your experience in our Hotel. We appreciate the opinion of our guests, because it is very important for us to know, the points that we have to improve to provide an excellent service and a delightful stay to our...

Blainville, Canada
Reviewed 9 January 2015

We stayed at the BBPD in november. We were a family traveling together. We were booked in the family deluxe category. Those rooms are absolutely fantastic and perfect for families. The grounds of this hotel are super super nice. One of the nicest hotel I've seen, but the service and the food is a 4 star. The employees at this...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for having chosen Barceló Bávaro Palace Deluxe for your vacations. We appreciate the time you have taken to share your impressions about your stay on Tripadvisor. We will glad to pass your comments to our colleagues on the Japanese Restaurant, I can assure you that they will be more than happy receiving such a good feedback...

Reviewed 9 January 2015

My family went to Punta Cana in Feb. 2014 and stayed at the Royalton. We have 2 kids, aged 18 and 16. We were members of the Diamond club. This gives you a private beach with private bar and complete service. We stayed in a swim out room which was beautiful and steps away from the beautiful white sandy beach....

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

Dear Guest, We are sorry to hear that your vacation did not go as expected and that we were not able to fulfill your expectations. We are sorry to hear that the design of the hotel did not meet your expectations. Honestly, most of our guests consider the spacious areas as one of the major attractions of the resort. All...

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Reviewed 9 January 2015

This was a beautiful and huge property - probably one of the nicest resorts in the Dominican. It was well maintained and there was lots to do and a great, clean, expansive beach. We came with a group of 15 people and were accommodated most times for meals together. That being said, the reservation system could be improved because you...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your valued time to share your experience with us, as your opinion is very important for us. We lament the inconvenient you may have encounter regarding bookings’ dinner for our A la Carte Restaurants, we would like to comment you that we work with a computerized reservation system, however, our Food & Beverage...

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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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  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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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: $358 - $882 (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 Casino Hotel in Bavaro
#10 Spa Hotel in Bavaro
#10 Top resorts Hotel in Bavaro
#10 Romantic Hotel in Bavaro
#11 Family Hotel in Bavaro
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