Iberostar Bavaro Suites
Playa Arena Gorda
Bavaro, Higuey, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Distance from hotel to town of Higuey, 60 minutes. Distance from hotel to Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ), 30 minutes.  

This hotel is ideally located on the pristine, palm fringed beach of Punta Cana. All of the personnel are already waiting to make you enjoy its extraordinary world of all-inclusive Iberostar. Find specialties restaurants from many parts of the globe, elegant or informal ambiances, refined or simple drinks. Feel hungry at a very late (or very early) hour?? No problem, there always is something to eat. Experience first class offerings and enjoy endless details.  

The expansive Iberostar Bavaro Resort complex includes Iberostar Bavaro, Iberostar Dominicana and Iberostar Punta Cana, with all facilities available to guests of each hotel. The complex consists of the main building, surrounded by 74 two-story bungalows, each with eight apartments. There is a delightful variety of specialty restaurants featuring international cuisine, including Japanese and Mediterranean and even a steakhouse, as well as numerous bars. The resort also boasts a spa, fitness center, expansive pool area with bar adjacent to the beach and entertainment center. The nearby shopping complex includes a nightclub, casino, internet cafe, pharmacy, bank and Star Rock Cafe, which serves American fare.  

The resort boasts 614 elegant and spacious junior suites. A comfortable living area with fold-out sofa leads into the bedroom, which is available with one double bed or two twin beds. All guestrooms have private baths and showers, A/C, satellite TV, mini-bars, ceiling fans, hairdryers, telephones, safety deposit boxes and a balcony or terrace.  

Guests can choose from a variety of activities at the resort such as aerobics, table tennis, volleyball and tennis. Snorkeling equipment, kayaks and windsurfing are also available. This resort includes a CDC PADI Gold Palm Resort Dive Center, which offers various diving courses from beginner to instructor levels. There are also nitrox courses, local dives and night dives for those who are certified.  

The state-of-the-art spa is situated near the beautiful beach and offers guests an oasis in which to completely relax. The spa boasts a whirlpool, steam bath and a selection of indulgent massages and beauty treatments.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Accommodations for Physically Challenged Guests
  • Activities Desk
  • Aerobic Classes
  • Archery
  • Babysitting Services ($)
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet Room ($)
  • Bar (swim-up)
  • Barber Shop ($)
  • Bars
  • Basketball (water)
  • Beach (nearby)
  • Beauty Salon ($)
  • Billiards (2) ($)
  • Bocce
  • Breakfast Room
  • Business Center ($)
  • Car Rental Desk ($)
  • Casino (nearby) (5) ($)
  • Casino (onsite) ($)
  • Catamarans
  • Chairs (lounge)
  • Children's Activities
  • Children's Playground
  • Coffee Shop
  • Conference Rooms
  • Currency Exchange
  • Disco
  • Dive Center ($)
  • Dive Center (PADI/SSI) ($)
  • Entertainment
  • Fitness Center
  • Flower Shop
  • Front Desk (24-hour)
  • Gift Shop ($)
  • Golf (nearby) ($)
  • Ice Machines
  • Internet Access (high-speed) ($)
  • Jacuzzi (outdoor)
  • Juice Bar ($)
  • Kayaks
  • Laundry Service ($)
  • Library
  • Massage Services ($)
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Meeting Room ($)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Parking
  • Physician (on call) ($)
  • Ping Pong
  • Pool (children's)
  • Pool (outdoor)
  • Poolside Beverage Service
  • Poolside Grill
  • Poolside Meal Service
  • Porters
  • Racquetball Court
  • Restaurants
  • Safe Deposit Box (front desk)
  • Sauna
  • Security (24-hour)
  • Shooting ($)
  • Snack Bar
  • Snorkeling
  • Spa ($)
  • Sundries Shop
  • Tennis Court (lighted) ($)
  • Tennis Instructor ($)
  • Tour Desk
  • Tours & Excursions $ ($)
  • Towels (beach)
  • Towels (pool)
  • Umbrellas (beach)
  • Volleyball
  • Volleyball (beach)
  • Watersports (non-motorized) ($)
  • Wedding Coordinator
  • Wedding Site
Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 12 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2018-2019:  

• Junior Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Superior Junior Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Junior Spa Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Ocean Front Junior Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Superior Ocean Front Junior Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Family Junior Suite - 6 adults or 2 adults and 4 children or 4 adults and 2 children or 5 adults and 1 child.  

Junior Suite, (JRS) 2 double beds or 1 king bed, private balcony with garden view, AC, ceiling fan, mini bar stocked daily with beer, soft drinks and bottled water. 24-hr room service. Flat screen LCD TV, alarm clock w/radio, digital safe, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, hair dryer. Bathrobes, slippers and daily turn down service. Spacious bathroom with vanity, shower and separate tub. Total area is 485 square feet.  

Added Values:  

• Free access to Spa Sensations wet area.  

• Complimentary WiFi.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.  

Superior Junior Suite, (JSS) Junior Suite with 2 double beds or 1 king bed, private balcony with garden or lake view, AC, ceiling fan, mini bar stocked daily with beer, soft drinks and bottled water. 24-hr room service and concierge service. Flat screen LCD TV, alarm clock w/radio, digital safe, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, hair dryer. Bathrobes, slippers and daily turn down service. Spacious bathroom with vanity, shower and separate tub. Total area is 485 square feet.  

Added Values:  

• Garden or lake view.  

• Free access to Spa Sensations wet area.  

• Complimentary WiFi.  

• Concierge service.  

• Daily turn down service with aromatherapy.  

• Private check-in with sparkling wine and chilled towels.  

• Welcome amenity.  

• Beach towels in-suite.  

• Availabiltiy to pre-book a la carte restaurant reservations.  

Junior Spa Suite, (YU9) Junior Suite with 2 double beds or 1 king bed, private balcony with garden or lake view, AC, ceiling fan, mini bar stocked daily with beer, soft drinks and bottled water. 24-hr room service. Flat screen LCD TV, alarm clock w/radio, digital safe, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, hair dryer. Bathrobes, slippers and daily turn down service. Spacious bathroom with vanity, shower and separate tub. Total area is 485 square feet.  

Added Values:  

• Garden or lake view.  

• Free access to Spa Sensations wet area plus $50 spa credit per room.  

• Complimentary WiFi.  

• Priority location convenient to Spa Daily turn down service with aromatherapy plus one romantic turn down service per stay.  

• Private check-in with sparkling wine and chilled towels.  

• Welcome amenity Mini bar with healthy drink options plus an assortment of hot tea flavors.  

• Flowers in-suite.  

• Beach towels in-suite.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed.  

Ocean Front Junior Suite, Junior Suite with 2 double beds or 1 king bed, private balcony with ocean front view, AC, ceiling fan, mini bar stocked daily with beer, soft drinks and bottled water. 24-hr room service and concierge service. Flat screen LCD TV, alarm clock w/radio, digital safe, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, hair dryer. Bathrobes, slippers and daily turn down service. Spacious bathroom with vanity, shower and separate tub. Total area is 485 square feet.  

Added Values:  

• Ocean front view.  

• Free access to Spa Sensations wet area.  

• Complimentary WiFi.  

• Daily turn down service with aromatherapy.  

• Private check-in with sparkling wine and chilled towels.  

• Welcome amenity.  

• Beach towels in-suite.  

• Availability to pre-book a la carte restaurant reservations.  

Family Junior Suite, The spacious 485 square feet Family Junior Suite, is reserved for families. The room features 2 double beds and a private balcony with great garden or lake views. The suite is conveniently situated close to the kids Club. Offers 24-hour room service, digital safe, flat-screen TV, alarm clock with radio, air conditioning and ceiling fan, minibar, microwave, coffee maker, nightly turndown service, iron and ironing board. Bathroom amenities include double vanity sink, shower and separate tub, hair dryer, bathrobe and slippers. Guests of the Family Junior Suite will also receive a family welcome kit:  

• A little something for everyone in the family. You and your young ones will enjoy a special surprise upon arrival to your suite; Complimentary wi-fi: Always be connected with the local and wireless high-speed internet connection; Access to Spa Sensations wet areas: Experience total relaxation at IBEROSTAR's signature adults only wellness area; Childcare service: Enjoy one complimentary evening babysitting session until 10:00pm per stay; Gaming console:  

• Stay entertained with video game options in-suite; Additional mini-bar contents: Enjoy beer, soft drinks and bottled water, as well as a selection of juices and snacks; Extra bed upon request: For your convenience, an additional bed can be set up in-suite upon request; Nature view: This guestroom offers a privileged view of the garden or lake; Children's bathrobes: Kids can get comfy too, with their special youth-sized bathrobes.  

Superior Oceanfront Junior Suite, (SJR) Junior Suite with 2 double beds or 1 king bed, private balcony with ocean front view, AC, ceiling fan, mini bar stocked daily with beer, soft drinks and bottled water. 24-hr room service and concierge service. Flat screen LCD TV, alarm clock w/radio, digital safe, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, hair dryer. Bathrobes, slippers and daily turn down service. Spacious bathroom with vanity, shower and separate tub. Total area is 485 square feet.  

Added Values:  

• Ocean front view.  

• Free access to Spa Sensations wet area.  

• Complimentary WiFi.  

• Private outdoor whirlpool with ocean view.  

• Daily turn down service with aromatherapy.  

• Private check-in with sparkling wine and chilled towels.  

• Welcome amenity Beach towels in-suite.  

• Availability to pre-book a la carte restaurant reservations.  

All accommodations include: ceiling fan, safe (in accommodation), coffee/tea maker, shower, connecting rooms (available on request), sprinkler system, crib (on request), telephone, desk, towels, hairdryer, trouser press, housekeeping, wake-up calls, internet access (high speed): ($), iron, ironing board, mini-bar, mini-bar: ($), non-smoking accommodations (available on request), air conditioning, room service (24-hour), balcony, safe, bathtub (private) and seating area.  

($) Denotes a fee may be charged.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Bars, The hotel has 8 bars: a health bar, 3 lobby bars, 1 Cigar Lounge Bar, 2 beach bars and 1 pool bar.  

El Cayuco Lobby Bar/theater Bar  

La Yola Swim Up Bar  

Los Bohios Pool Bar, Enjoy sun, fun, and refreshingly cold drinks at Los Bohios Pool Bar. Kick back with an appetizer, cocktail, or hot beverage without even leaving the pool.  

Siboney Beach Bar  

Hashiru Restaurant(*), The exquisite and delicate taste of Japanese food comes alive at Hashiru with the distinctive flavors of sushi, sashimi, nori, miso, and more.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

Jambalaya Restaurant(*), Try Cajun specialties from the North American state of Louisiana at Jambalaya Restaurant. Shrimp, etouffee, dirty rice, jambalaya...delicious! A la carte menu.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

La Coupole Restaurant(*), Savor gourmet French cuisine at this a la carte restaurant.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

La Dorada Restaurant(*), La Dorada will become the favorite restaurant in Playa Bavaro for even the pickiest of eaters.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

Los Bohios Beach Restaurant, Wake up to a splendid oceanfront breakfast during your Punta Cana vacation.  

General Opening Hours: 10:00am to 12:00pm and 12:30pm to 4:00pm  

Los Haitises Restaurant, Los Haitises is the IBEROSTAR Bavaro's main restaurant. Find the best Dominican fare as well as a large, delicious selection of international cuisine at this buffet.  

Please Note:  

• For dinner at the specialty restaurants it is necessary to make a reservation with the guest services desk. The resort will only guarantee a certain number of dinners based on the guests length of stay.  

Length of Stay & Amount of Guaranteed Reservations:  

• 1 to 3 nights: 1 guaranteed reservation.  

• 4 to 6 nights: 2 guaranteed reservations.  

• 7 to 13 nights: 3 guaranteed reservations.  

• 14 nights: 4 guaranteed reservations.  

Restrictions:  

• We accept more reservations if space is available.  

• Reservations have to be made in advance.  

• Dress code applies: Gentlemen must wear shirts with sleeves at all specialty restaurants and they must wear long trousers at most of them. Appropriate footwear is also encouraged.  

• All the restaurants are non-smoking.  

• At certain restaurants there is a minimum age.  

Add-On Package (Honeymoon Package 2018-2019) (back to top)

HONEYMOON PACKAGE 2018-2019  

Booking Dates: 06/16/2017 - 10/31/2019 Travel Dates: 11/01/2017 - 10/31/2019  

Package Inclusions:  

• Bottle of champagne  

• Fruit basket  

• Iberostar Gift  

Please Note:  

• Reception desk will require a marriage certificate copy upon arrival at hotel.  

Specialty Package (All Inclusive Package 2017-2019) (back to top)

ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE 2017-2019  

Booking Dates: 12/01/2016 - 10/31/2019 Travel Dates: 12/01/2016 - 10/31/2019  

Package Inclusions:  

• Unlimited imported & domestic drinks  

• International buffet restaurant with "show cooking."  

• Cajun, Gourmet (adults only), Japanese, Mediterrean and Steak House specialty restaurants with a la carte dining.  

• Beach restaurant and grill for lunch & snacks, swim-up bar. -24-hr room service, 24-hr all-inclusive.  

• 4 bars with access to additional 13 bars and 5 restaurants on sister properties.  

Package inclusions are subject to change.  

Bonus Features (back to top)

 

 

• Daily activities -Morning coffee -Towels -Use of Fitness Center -Bottled water -Watersports (Non-Motorized) -Welcome Drink -Afternoon tea -Use of Tennis Courts  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

 

Children's Programs  

• Mini club for kids 4 to 12 years old  

General Information  

• This IBEROSTAR Resort is a part of the "Premium Gold Collection".  

Spring Break Policy 2017-2019:  

• Travel Dates: 12/01/2016 - 10/31/2019  

In order to maintain a family oriented environment, Iberostar Hotels & Resorts has decided to implement the following policies:  

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• One parent or chaperone age at least 25 is required in every room.  

• In the event that any members from the group engage in inappropriate behavior disrespecting our staff and/or other guests or causing physical damages to the facilities, the hotel management reserves the right to expel the entire group without reimbursement.  

• Spring Break Policy will be effective for all 2015 Group Bookings made during the months of March and April.  

• Please Note:  

• Grand Bavaro guests are granted full access to the following hotels:  

• Iberostar Punta Cana, Iberostar Dominica, Iberostar Costa Dorado and Iberostar Hacienda Dominicus  

Important: Reservations are required for a la carte restaurants, subject to availability. Transportation between hotels is not included. Day/night passes & additional privileges to other Iberostar Hotels are available at charge.  

• Day/night pass prices are subject to change without notice.