Grand Palladium Punta Cana Resort & Spa
El Cortecito
Playa Bavaro, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Distance from hotel to town of Higuey, 37 miles (60 kms). Distance from hotel to Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ), 12 miles (19 kms).  

Right on the shore of Bavaro Beach, where the Caribbean Sea meets the Atlantic Ocean, we find our Grand Palladium Punta Cana Resort & Spa. Accompanied by two outstanding resorts, the Palladium Palace Resort Spa & Casino and the Grand Palladium Bavaro Resort & Spa, it is part of one of the most important tourist complexes in Punta Cana. Thanks to this idyllic setting, you'll enjoy your vacations under the warm Caribbean sun walking along a one kilometer long beach with fine white sand. The waves of a transparent turquoise sea sing a soothing lullaby in the midst of lush tropical vegetation. Whether you travel as a couple or with your family, you can choose from a wide variety of cuisines, pamper yourself with relaxing massages in the Spa or practice your favorite water sport. The facilities and services you'll find at any of our Palladium Hotels & Resorts will make your stay an unforgettable experience:  

• 24h reception, fax and telephone service*, newspapers*, free WiFi internet access in lobby area, DSL internet access in lobby area* (with charge), satellite TV, luggage room, wake- up service, currency exchange, laundry service*, outdoor parking, access ramp to common areas and pool, beverage machine, Ice machine, amongst others. Weekly catholic mass on Saturdays at 7:00pm. There is also a supermarket (with a selection of medicine), gift shop/ souvenirs, photography store, beauty salon*, hairdresser, medical service *. Very close to the resorts, there's hospital* (15km), car rental offices and a golf course* (nearby). *Additional charge.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Accommodations (535)
  • Activities
  • Activities Desk
  • Aerobics
  • Aerobics (water)
  • Air Conditioning (public areas)
  • ATM
  • Babysitting Services ($)
  • Ballroom ($)
  • Banquet Room
  • Bar (swim-up)
  • Barber Shop ($)
  • Basketball Courts (2)
  • Beach
  • Beauty Salon ($)
  • Billiards (2)
  • Business Center ($)
  • Business Services ($)
  • Car Rental Desk ($)
  • Casino
  • Children's Activities
  • Children's Club
  • Children's Playground
  • Concierge
  • Conference Rooms (4)
  • Currency Exchange ($)
  • Disco/Nightclub
  • Dive Center ($)
  • Doctor (on call) ($)
  • Entertainment
  • Exercise Classes
  • Fitness Center
  • Fitness Room
  • Floors (3)
  • Foosball
  • Front Desk (24-hour)
  • Game Room
  • Gift Shop
  • Golf (nearby) ($)
  • Health Club
  • Hospitality Desk
  • Ice Machines
  • Internet Access (wireless, lobby)
  • Laundry Service ($)
  • Massage Services ($)
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Meeting Rooms (4)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong
  • Pool (children's)
  • Pools (6)
  • Porters
  • Restaurants (13)
  • Sauna
  • Secretarial Services ($)
  • Security (24-hour)
  • Snack Bar
  • Soccer Field
  • Spa ($)
  • Sundries Shop
  • Taxi Stand
  • Tennis Courts (lighted) (3)
  • Theater (open air)
  • Tour Desk
  • Tours & Excursions $ ($)
  • Towels (beach/pool)
  • Trail/Track (jogging)
  • Travel Agency ($)
  • Umbrellas (beach/pool)
  • Volleyball (beach) (2)
  • Watersports (non-motorized)
  • Wedding Coordinator
  • Wedding Site
plus 6 beachfront kiosks Jacuzzis (outdoor): (2) not heated ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Markets (back to top)

All Inclusive, Beach, Business, Casino, Wedding, Family Friendly, Honeymoon, Romance, Spa and Dive.  

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 17 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2017:  

• Double Deluxe - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Junior Suite - 4 adults or 1 adult and 3 children.  

2018:  

• Double Deluxe - 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child, or 1 adult and 2 children.  

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

2019:  

• The 2019 maximum occupancies have not been received yet, utilizing the 2018 maximum occupancies as a guideline. This information is subject to change.  

Double Deluxe, (A17) They come with one king bed or two double beds (or two full beds) and are equipped with air conditioning and a ceiling fan, electronic safe, complete bathroom with hydromassage bath in the room, separate toilet and shower, hair dryer, magnifying vanity mirror, telephone ($), mini bar refilled daily with water, soft drinks and beer; tea and coffee making facilities, iron and ironing board, bathroom scales, satellite TV, radio alarm clock with MP3 player and balcony or terrace with table and two chairs and clothes dryer on terraces.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds or 2 full beds. View: Garden or Sea.  

Junior Suite, (JRS) All suites have a view over the Atlantic Ocean. They have all the comforts of the Deluxe rooms and also a sofa bed and a larger bath with Jacuzzi, as well as a separate shower, white furniture, slippers and bathrobe, pillow menu, aromatherapy menu, body oils and preparation of the Jacuzzi. ($) Bedding: 1 king bed.  

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

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Beach Bar, 5 kiosks along 1 km of beautiful beach where you can cool off by strolling along our fantastic beach or enjoying a drink.  

Coaba Lobby Bar, Located in the lobby of the Grand Palladium Bavaro Resort & Spa. They offer a variety of national drinks and a premium selection. Enjoy the night with live tropical music.  

Guayacan Lobby Bar, (Palace)  

General Opening Hours: 9:00am to 1:00am  

Hemingway Bar, Located on the terrace of the Grand Palladium Bavaro Resort & Spa, near the lobby. It offers a wide range of national and international cocktails. Tea-time from 5:00pm to 6:00pm with a variety of cakes, reading area and board games.  

Sports Bar, Offers a snack menu, salad bar, made to order sandwiches/burgers, ice cream and more. Open 24 hours. A great place to catch the game anytime.  

Swim Up Barahona, Pool Bar with swim-up bar. Located at the pool in the Grand Palladium Palace Resort Spa & Casino. Incredible cocktails to enjoy from the pool.  

Arrecife Restaurant, Located on The Grand Palladium Bavaro Resort & Spa beach. International buffet and local cuisine, Grill BBQ, pizzas, pasta, salad bar, healthy food, snacks and ice creams.  

Bamboo Restaurant, This restaurant provides an a-la-carte dinner service, with Asian specialities, as well as an innovative menu with Indian food. You can dine using tatami- type tables which, together with the faint and filtered lights, will create a unique atmosphere.  

Behique Restaurant, Main restaurant in the Grand Palladium Punta Cana Resort & Spa which is next to the Samana pool, behind the Punta Cana lobby. It offers an international buffet with a wide choice. At dinner we offer speciality show cooking and 7 theme nights, a wide variety of salads and healthy foods, an Italian and American section and ice creams.  

Bohio, Located on the beach of the Grand Palladium Palace Resort Spa & Casino. International buffet and local cuisine, Grill - BBQ, pizzas, pasta, salad bar, healthy food, snacks and ice creams.  

La Adelita Restaurant, A sequence of colourful spaces and geometries where you can enjoy a-la-carte dinners, with exquisite Mexican dishes. It provides a carefree and pleasant atmosphere that will take you to this incredible country, so you can enjoy its famous cuisine.  

La Catedral, Main restaurant in the Grand Palladium Bavaro Resort & Spa which offers an international buffet with a wide choice as well as local cuisine so that you can get to know and enjoy it. Fresh fruit juices and a wide variety of dishes and show cooking at breakfast.  

La Parrilla, Located on the beach in the Grand Palladium Punta Cana Resort & Spa. It offers a wide selection of meat imported from the US. Choose your starters from our buffet or a la carte.  

Las Torres Restaurant, Main restaurant in the Grand Palladium Palace Resort Spa & Casino. It offers an international buffet with a wide choice, as well as a local cuisine so that you can get to know and enjoy it. We offer at night a special show cooking, 7 theme nights, a wide variety of salads and healthy foods, an Italian and American section and ice creams.  

Mare Nostrum, It is in front of the lobby of the Grand Palladium Palace Resort Spa & Casino, next to the Rodizio and Sumptuori restaurants. It provides an a-la-carte dinner service, with Mediterranean specialities, and has a fresh and modern style. You will enjoy the typical cuisine, including the best fish and vegetable dishes and the delicious olive oil which are the essence of the Mediterranean.  

Restaurant La Catedral, Located at the Grand Palladium Bavaro.  

• International buffet and local cuisine, specialty cooking and themed cuisine. Air conditioned, non smoking. Open only for breakfast and dinner.  

Rodizio Restaurant, An exquisite culinary experience with a samba rhythm. It provides an a-la-carte dinner service, with Brazilian specialities. You can enjoy a tasty fresh meat delicacy that will provide an explosion of taste in your mouth. It is in front of the lobby of the Grand Palladium Palace Resort Spa & Casino, next to the Mare Nostrum and Sumptuori restaurants.  

Sumptuori Restaurant, It is in front of the lobby of the Grand Palladium Palace Resort Spa & Casino, next to the Rodizio and Mare Nostrum restaurants. You can enjoy the best Japanese dishes by trying the a-la-carte specialities cooked in tepanyaki. Enjoy the live Japanese cooking shows, which will make your dinner a nice soiree full of fun for all the family.  

Tapeo, This fully refurbished restaurant provides a dinner service that focuses directly on the concept of tapas, with a large variety of selected Spanish tapas, which you can enjoy with a glass of beer. You can also try the best cava wines and the most delicious Spanish wines from the cellar, while enjoying the pleasant outdoor restaurant.  

Trattoria, Located on the beach of the Grand Palladium Punta Cana Resort & Spa. This restaurant offers specialities from Italian cuisine with a pizza oven and home made fresh pasta.  

Add-On Package (Honeymoon Package 2017) (back to top)

HONEYMOON PACKAGE 2017  

Booking Dates: 12/21/2016 - 12/20/2017 Travel Dates: 12/21/2016 - 12/20/2017  

Package Inclusions:  

• Complimentary gifts in room upon arrival  

• Free room upgrade subject to availability  

• Late checkout  

Please Note:  

• Valid within two months of actual date of marriage  

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

HONEYMOON PACKAGE 2018-2019  

Booking Dates: 12/21/2017 - 12/23/2019 Travel Dates: 12/21/2017 - 12/23/2019  

Package Inclusions:  

• Free room upgrade if available  

• Fruit basket with bottle of champagne  

• A 15% discount on massages  

• A resort credit coupon of $400.00 per room  

Please Note:  

• Valid within two months of actual date of marriage  

Package inclusions are subject to change.  

Bonus Features (back to top)

 

Bonus Features:  

 

• Welcome Drink  

• Afternoon tea  

• Bottled water  

• Chaise lounges  

• Watersports (Non-Motorized)  

• Morning coffee  

• Towels  

• Use of Fitness Center  

• Use of Tennis Courts  

• Daily activities  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

 

Kid's Clubs  

• Junior Club open 11:00am to 12:00am. Located at Grand Palladium Bavaro Suites.  

• Mini Club for ages 4 to 12, open 9:00am to 11:00pm  

• Baby Club for infants and toddlers, ages 1 to 3. Open from 9:00am to 8:00pm.  

Spa Use Fee:  

• Travel Dates: 12/21/2016 - 12/23/2019  

• Grand Palladium Resort guests will have a wet area supplement fee per person, per day to have access to the hydrotherapy facilities/wet areas of Zentropia Spa and Wellness.  

• Clients that purchase a spa treatment will not have to pay the access fee on the day of treatment.  

General Information  

• Minimum check in age is 18 year old  

• This resort does not accept Spring Break groups  

• All air conditioned areas of the hotel are non smoking except rooms (non smoking rooms also available).  

• No limitations on a la carte dinning and no reservations required.  

Local Attractions (back to top)

Tourist Attractions Nearby:  

• Cortecito and the Plaza Bavaro: 5 minutes by car