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Barcelo Bavaro Palace

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Thornhill, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2014

First time experience at an all inclusive resort (August, 2014). Pros: Resort is immense and very impressive. Modern premises, very clean; pools are breathtaking; food quite good with considerable variety; kayaking, windsurfing available, right on the beach; beach and pool side bars are readily accessible; staff provide golf cart transport if you have physical disabilities; staff friendly (ask for "Melvin"... More 

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

Dear Guest, We appreciate you valued time to share your experience with us. We are pleased reading your review on Trip Advisor. Thank you so much for letting us know your positive impressions in regards to your last visit in our Barceló Bávaro Palace Deluxe. We really appreciated your positive feedback and we are glad to know that you had... More 

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17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2014

This was my third trip to the resort to celebrate my wedding. Overall Service has improved since we started coming here, March 2013, which is great to see for a nicely built hotel. As of this trip, they started offering a welcome beverage which is refreshing when waiting to be checked it. During our stay, the hotel was at 98%... More 

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

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for having chosen us as the ideal place to celebrate your wedding. We really appreciated your feedback which is received it with gratitude since our guests’ opinion in regards to their experience is very important and assistance to us. Thank you so much for your kind comments about our wedding coordinator Mrs. Laura Genao,... More 

Brookings, South Dakota
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27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Very nice resort but I doubt I would come back. It is a very large complex and you have to be careful where you end up staying. Our room was a very long walk to the beach. The food was not very good and I did not like the schedule we had to adhere to when it came to meals.... More 

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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 us as your holiday destination. 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 distances within the hotel are within walking distance and the train... More 

Miami
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2014 via mobile

I have been going to this resort for the past 3 , I would not change it for no other resort in the world its the best resort that you can ever go too. Every year that I go I find it even better . Everybody is so nice and friendly they always have a smile on there face it... More 

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

Dear Guest, First of all, we would like to thank you for your preference in selecting our Resort for your vacation, as well as for letting us know about your experiences while stayed with us. We are so lucky to have the opportunity to welcome you for the third time in the Dominican Republic and we really appreciate your positive... More 

Sandy, Utah
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2014

Well first off a major issue was when we first arrived in our room I noticed a few things while the bellman was there so he would get things sorted. I had him call maintenance for the stuck bathroom door, a non draining sink and the safe which was left locked and unusable. The door was fixed asap but neither... More 

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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 bringing to our attention the situations encountered during your stay with us. We apologize for the discomfort with the room you got on arrival with the bathroom door and the safe. Please, allow us to emphasize that our rooms are subject to a very strict daily supervision and at the time... More 

Long Island, New York
1 review
Reviewed 15 August 2014

My family and I just returned from Barcelo Bavaro Palace Deluxe in Punta Cana, DR, five days ago. From the moment we arrived, everything was wonderful. The staff at the check-in desk were friendly, efficient and knowledgable. The rooms were clean, spacious, cool with extremely comfortable beds. There were fifteen of us ranging in age from 8 to 71. The... More 

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

Dear Guest, We really appreciate that you share your positive experience in regards to your stay in our Barceló Bávaro Palace Deluxe in the Trip Advisor. Thank you very much for your valued time to make this review since the opinion of our guests is very important and assistance to us. It is a pleasure to know that our infrastructure... More 

Skokie, Illinois, United States
1 review
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Just got back from staying at Barceló Bavaro Palace Deluxe. All I can say was excellent service. the staff was very helpful and pleasant. there's plenty to do all the time. I was also amazed by the excellent service we received from a staff member at the Bohio Dominicano Zuleiby Santillana, sweet girl and took very good care of us... More 

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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 to write your positives comments regarding your stay with us. It is what definitely strengthens our philosophy of seeking the highest level of service excellence, thanks to an arduous team work, devotion and commitment of each member of our Staff that make our guests feel welcome. In the... More 

Ottawa, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 August 2014

We traveled to the Barcelo Bavaro Palace Deluxe 4/26-5/12 with our family including 6 and 9 yr old kids. This is the best place for kids ever with 3 waterparks for different age groups, mini putt, laser tag and a great kids club that we always felt safe with. Our son is type 1 diabetic and the kids club staff... More 

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

Dear Guest, First, we would like to thank you for taking your valued time to share your experience with other travelers and for having chosen us as your holiday destination. We are more than pleased to know that all our staff was able to provide you the most memorable vacations, reason that will make you to come back to our... More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2014

My wife and I spent 14 nights here and have no complaints about hotel facilities or food which were both very good. The choice of restaurants was also really good, and with the average stay of most guests being only seven nights, there would be no reason to have to eat in the same place twice. I played the golf... More 

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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 in Punta Cana. We must say that we have read your comment with concern about the cloned credit card since it’s not normal receive this type of comments. We would like to let you know that our guests' safety is one of our top... More 

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28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2014

Just returned from Barcelo Bavaro Hotel (stayed in the 'Palace Deluxe' family deluxe suites) and we LOVED it. Traveled with 3 boys - ages 10, 12 & 16 - and kids were thoroughly entertained. Barcelo is a HUGE property with a section for adults only (Bavaro Beach) & then families (Palace). If you like small & intimate properties, this is... More 

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

Dear Guest, Thanks for having chosen Barceló Bávaro Palace Deluxe as your family holiday destination. It is a pleasure to know that you could enjoy our facilities; services and our family room were of your liking. We are very satisfied to hear that you enjoyed your vacation and we are really happy that we were able to provide you a... 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
Food & drink at the hotel
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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
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • 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: RM1,098 - RM2,710 (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 Top resorts Hotel in Bavaro
#10 Romantic Hotel in Bavaro
#10 Casino Hotel in Bavaro
#11 Family Hotel in Bavaro
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