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The resort which wears the "Crown" within the Iberostar Bavaro complex. And furthermore one of the outstanding hotels which contributed to Iberostars receiving the highest achievement by Apple Vacations. The Crystal Apple Award for best All-Inclusive Hotel Chain which Iberostar has coveted for the last 4 of 5 consecutive years.. This hotel is nothing less than stunning, an example of Iberostar's flair for fabulous design, the art, the sculptures, the ambiance and appealing decor in all restaurants, the huge lagoon size pool----all speaks quality and magnitude, which and magnitude, which is the signature of Iberostar.
A huge skeleton of a whale carved from wood, a wall which transforms into a waterfall, an old Chevy car - all part of the visual delights you'll see within an array of buffet and a la carte restaurants throughout the whole complex. And to top it off, a disco which is in theme of an old DC6 airplane, with the cone as the DJ booth, the wings as the bar counters - the imagination runs wild in this incredible Resort!
And of course, what would a Resort of such splendor be on anything else but the best beach in Punta Cana. Bavaro Beach with white silk sand and dreamy turquoise Sea. Villas are set in abundant gardens of tropical flowers, lagoons, soaring palms. You will be reluctant to leave, it's a promise.
Free Daily Green Fees now available at Iberostar Bávaro Suites for 2012.
The use of a cart is mandatory and there is a surcharge of $49 per person per round. For pre-twilight tee times, add an additional supplement of $30 at Iberostar Bávaro Suites. Minimum 3-night stay required.
Tee times can be booked 60 days prior to arrival via email to:
With all three resorts situated side-by-side along an immense stretch of Bavaro Beach, the Iberostarproperties practically form a town unto themselves. Located on the Southeast coast, the resorts are 22 km from the airport and 54 km from Higuey.
PUNTA CANA • DR
Barber / Beauty Salon Boutique Shops Car Rental Currency Exchange Disco / Nightclub Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service Meeting Rooms Physician on Call
Pools: Number of Pools: 1 Outdoor Pools: 1 Swim-up Bar You`ll enjoy the true meaning of paradise within the cool waters of the fantastic lake-style free form swimming pool, surrounded by towering palms, complete with a comfortable swim-up bar. There is also a separate pool area just for kids.
Golf: • NEARBY • Holes: 18 • Lessons Available
Tennis: • Number of Courts: 2 • Outdoor Courts: 2 • Lighted Courts: 2 • Court Fee: Fee for night play.
IBEROSTAR Bavaro All Suite Resort offers bungalow style Junior Suite accommodations, each with a sunken living room and balcony or patio. Guests have full dining and exchange privileges at over 10 restaurants and 10 bars in all 3 Iberostar hotels.
Features include 24-hour All-Inclusive service, a state of the art beachfront gym, nightly shows, and a disco. Guests have access to themed events, shops and more at the nearby Caribbean Street, as well as a new casino at the Iberostar Dominicana.
Beach: The resort is situated along an immense stretch of beautiful white sand beach, dotted with swaying tropical palms and bordering along warm turquoise waters. There is direct access to the beach, with an exciting variety of watersports and shaded palapas.
Check-in: 3:00 pm Check-out: 12:00 noon Year Opened: 1993
Credit Cards: • Visa • Master Card • American Express
FREE GOLF: FREE DAILY GREENS FEES (CART IS MANDATORY AND EXTRA; PRE TWILIGHT TEE TIME FESS; RESTRICTIONS APPLY).
Guests are guaranteed the following minimum # of a la carte dinner by duration- 3-4 nights= 1 a la carte dinner, 5-7 nights= 3 a la carte dinners. No spring breakers. Room safe charge. Each room must have someone who is at least 21 yrs old.
JUNIOR SUITE GARDEN VIEW Junior Suites are tiered, with 2 steps down to living area with two sofas and bedroom area. Patio or balcony. 1 king or two double beds. 1 King Bed or 2 Double Beds Other Amenities: Air Conditioning, Fan, Bathtub, Shower, Balcony or Terrace, Minibar, Hair Dryer, Telephone, Room Safe
Other Information: • 24 Hour Room Service
IBEROSTAR Bavaro All Suite Resort features 1 meal plan option:
All Meals, Drinks & Tips
There are 13 Restaurants at IBEROSTAR Bavaro All Suite Resort: La Dorada - Mediterranean dinner restaurant. Reservations are required. Men are required to wear long pants. Los Bohios - By day snacks and ice cream parlor. Steakhouse for dinner. Main Buffet Restaurant - The spectacular main restaurant offers buffet service with show cooking, where guests can dine in a scenic environment overlooking an adjacent fish pond. La Sibila - Gourmet restaurant. Reservations are required. Men are required to wear long pants. La Pagoda - Oriental restaurant. Reservations are required. Dress Code: Men are required to wear long pants. El Patio - A variety of snacks, plus hot and cold drinks. Marinero - International restaurant. Reservations are required. Dress Code: Men are required to wear long pants. Star Rock Cafe - Sports bar and American restaurant. Men are required to wear long pants. Maiia Bonia - Mexican restaurant. Reservations required. Dress Code: Men are required to wera long pants. Jambalaya - Cajun restaurant. Reservations required. Dress Code: Men are required to wear long pants. Hashiru - A Japanese restaurant. Reservations are required. Men are required to wear long pants. La Coupole - Adults only. Gourmet restaurant. Reservations required. Dress Code: Men are required to wear long pants. La Ballena - Gourmet dinner restaurant. Reservations are required. Men are required to wear long pants.
Activities & Entertainment
Daily Activities & Entertainment: Organized activities by the entertainment team, billiards, table tennis & volleyball.gymnastics, jazz, archery. Nightly Activities & Entertainment: Professional shows, live nightly entertainment and discothèque. Exciting casino action at Dominicana Casino.
The Mini-Club (4-8 years), Maxi-Club (9-12 years) and Teeny Club offer all types of activities supervised by a professional staff. There is also a playground and mini- disco. Applicable Ages: 4-12 years. Program Fees: Complimentary
Children's Facilities PlayGround Teen Disco
Babysitting Fee: Yes. Advance Notice for Babysitting: Yes. There is a Mangrove Jungle Walk for kids.
Our Average Customer Ratings (based on 77 reviews)
Pool: Reasonable seating availability (we always found a spot, even though it was new years week and very busy) good bar availability on both ends of the poor and nice kids waterpark style pool. It was a slightly more crowded layout than other Iberostars.
Beach: Beautiful white sand, lots of space and plenty of seating, lots of shaded seating with thatch style sun umbrellas placed up and down the beach.
Entertainment: They did a really great job with the shows, keeping the family entertained.
Accommodations: Very good sized rooms. Clean and well maintained.
Service: Overall service was very good.
Overall: The trip was overall very good,
Deborah said, 'Great time for our entire family. Lots of activities and lots of relaxing. Kept discovering new things each day. '
Beach: Great - lots of cabanas. Always cleaning up trash and seaweed to make it look great
Food/Drink: Buffet was excellent. Upscale food at restaurants
Entertainment: Excellent for everyone
Accommodations: Great setup - not hotel feeling which was nice
Service: Great. A bit of a language barrier but overall very helpful
Overall: Great location
Lynne said, 'Would go back in a heart beat and already have referred to friends. Loved it!!!!'
Beach: Amazing as always
Entertainment: Fantastic and fun
Accommodations: clean and beautiful
Overall: Loved it!!!!
Maureen said, 'LOVED THIS PLACE and will book my next vacation with you! Thank you!'
Pool: nice pool, the pool bar was fun
Beach: beautiful, huts and chairs always available
Food/Drink: great, so much to choose from.
Entertainment: the entertainment was alot of fun.
Accommodations: very clean and beds were comfortable
Service: alway very good
Overall: LOVED THIS PLACE
Lesley said, 'Want to go right back! Everything was topshelf! Impecable service'
Pool: never used it but it was pretty
Beach: Clean beach and always plenty of lounge chairs
Food/Drink: To die for!
Accommodations: great to have an adjoining room with the family
Service: Impecable service
Overall: Want to go right back!
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Pamela said, 'GREAT PLACE! WOULD RECOMMEND IT!'
Food/Drink: NO PROBLEM
Entertainment: MOSTLY GOOD
Accommodations: NO PROBLEM
Service: NO PROBLEM
Chloe said, 'Good experience at the Iberostar Bavaro...good food and wide variety of fresh items and a BEAUTIFUL beach.'
Pool: very clean
Food/Drink: good food and wide variety of fresh items
Entertainment: good entertainment
Service: good service
Overall: good experience at the Iberostar Bavaro
Julie said, 'I would go again - great food always available, nice swim up bar in pool, rooms were great, and everyone was very nice.'
Pool: nice swim up bar in pool
Food/Drink: great food always available
Entertainment: Michael Jackson show was the best
Accommodations: Rooms were great
Service: Everyone was very nice
Overall: I would go again
Gary said, 'Had a great time - food, beach, pool, service, etc.'
Food/Drink: food great
Entertainment: was good
Overall: Had a great time
Anthony said, 'I would go back to Iberostar!!!'
Pool: wet and wild
Beach: beautiful beach
Food/Drink: the food was great
Entertainment: great, there were live bands
Accommodations: great rooms
Service: great service
Overall: very enjoyable
John said, 'I would not hesitate to book this hotel were we to travel to Punta Cana again. Friendly, fairly priced and effortless booking...'nuf said. Always outstanding!'
Beach: Sand is about the best I've ever felt/seen.
Food/Drink: Food is outstanding for an all-inclusive.
Accommodations: Everything worked as it should and room was spacious, clean, and comfy.
Service: Always outstanding!
Overall: I would not hesitate to book this hotel were we to travel to Punta Cana again.
Eileen said, 'We have been here several times and would probably return again'
Service: the best
Overall: We have been here several times and would probably return again
Ramon said, 'Everything was great!!! Great food and cool drinks, shows were great...overall, our best experience.'
Pool: very warm water
Beach: very warm water
Food/Drink: great food and cool drinks
Entertainment: shows were great
Accommodations: all went well
Service: great service
Overall: best experience
Richard said, 'We had a great time and would do it again - the beach was beautiful. I would reccomend booking with Dream Vacations to anybody.'
Pool: The swim up bar was nice
Beach: The beach was beautiful
Food/Drink: Food was awesome
Accommodations: Were great
Service: Was great
Overall: Had a great time would do it again
Anthony said, 'Very nice resort & we'd go back!'
Pool: Nice (salt water)
Beach: Very nice, no bugs
Food/Drink: Good, enjoyed it
Entertainment: Good, had fun dancing
Accommodations: Very nice
Service: Very good
Overall: Very nice resort & we'd go back!
Carol said, 'Beautiful landscaping and design / layout. Great value at a quality, comfortable resort. Architecture very cozy.'
Pool: Nice layout; different areas for different activities. Bar in pool was fun.
Beach: Beautiful, clean beach. Loved the tiki huts to enjoy the beach all day while being shaded from sun.
Food/Drink: Great selection. Also enjoyed the variety and atmosphere of restaurants.
Accommodations: Architecture very cozy.
Service: Very friendly and accommodating
Overall: Great value at a quality, comfortable resort.
Richard said, 'Nice Vacation. Lovely resort with outstanding staff. Beautiful spot.'
Pool: Great. Loved the bar in pool.
Beach: Outstanding. Loved the Tiki Umbrellas.
Overall: Nice Vacation.
Burpee said, 'Softest sand beach I've ever been on'
Beach: Softest sand I've ever been on
Food/Drink: More than enouph food & drink. Brama beer "smoothest ever"
Accommodations: Clean and a real pleasure
Service: The cleaning, service staff, the food service even the clean-up people were always a pleasure
Nancy said, 'Exemplary service at the resort; courteous, friendly, and prompt with all our room needs.'
Pool: Well maintained; good size
Beach: Clean; enough chairs/protection
Food/Drink: Delicious and abundant
Service: Exemplary service; courteous, friendly, and prompt with all room needs.
Overall: Excellent -- a true vacation
Food/Drink: Nice variety
Accommodations: Very clean and nice size
Overall: We go back again
Steven said, 'Very pleased and would go back without hesitation'
Food/Drink: Fish was particularly good; Japanese restaurant was excellent
Entertainment: What you'd expect
Accommodations: Pleasantly surprised
Service: Great staff
Overall: Would go back without hesitation
Beach: Beautiful white sand beach
Food/Drink: Good food and drinks were great
Entertainment: So much fun
Accommodations: Very clean and nice
Overall: We all had so much fun would go back again
Thad said, 'It was an excellent trip and we'll do it again. The beach was very nice! Everyone was very friendly and there was lots of choices of good food. It was just right.'
Beach: Very nice
Food/Drink: Good food with lot of choices
Accommodations: Just right
Service: Very friendly
Overall: Will do again
Pool: Everything was very good
Entertainment: Didn't see much but we heard it was good
Service: Very good
Overall: Would do again
Ke said, 'We like Punta Cana beach, we like Iberostar, and we like Dream Vacations. The Iberostar people are truely 7 *. Beach is a 5/5 - what else can you say?!?'
Beach: 5/5 - what else can you say?!?
Food/Drink: Liked the buffet
Entertainment: We go to Iberostar mostly because of their Star team and activities
Service: The Iberostar people are truely 7 *.
Overall: We had a great time.
Michelle said, 'Nice cabanas on the beach, restaurants were great, rooms were very nice, the service was excellent, and it was a great trip overall.'
Beach: Nice cabanas
Food/Drink: Restaurants great
Accommodations: Very nice
Overall: Great trip overall
Karen said, 'We loved iberostar! - Awesome beaches - Iberostar kept everything so clean - we will for sure stay in another Iberostar next time!'
Pool: very clean. would liked it cooler but it was probably impossible due to heat
Beach: awesome beaches . Iberostar kept everything so clean!
Food/Drink: food was good but after a week got a little old but that would be expected.
Entertainment: shows were ok. would liked to have other night time options
Service: friendly. did have language barrier most of trip though and after a week was ready to have people understand me. but very nice people!
Overall: loved iberostar! will stay in another iberostar but maybe in mexico
Pool: I was surprised to see kids at the swim up bar.
Beach: Clean & Beautiful!
Food/Drink: After a week you do get tired of the same stuff--although it did not keep me from eating!
Entertainment: We only went to one show--couldnt manage to stay up that late
Accommodations: CLEAN CLEAN CLEAN
Pool: very nice
Food/Drink: good food
Service: good service
Overall: very good
Pool: Too warm and crowded.
Beach: Beautiful and well maintained. This is where we spent the majority of our time during the day.
Food/Drink: Drink quality was spotty. Had to search a bit to find the best bartenders on the compound.
Entertainment: The Star Friends staff were terrific. They did a wonderful job of engaging clients.
Accommodations: Slight problem with the room that was rectified in full within two days.
Service: Japanese restaurant service was specacular. The resort store service was abysmal.
Overall: Good value and very relaxing.
Denise said, 'Everyone was outstanding from desk on arrival to people sweeping sand off the walk way by the beach - smiling, happy, singing.'
Pool: Very clean
Food/Drink: Not home , but much better than any other location visited out of country, even saw staff with instant read thermometer checking temps
Entertainment: They try very hard to please
Accommodations: Excellent, spotless
Service: Everyone was outstanding from desk on arrival to people sweeping sand off the walk by beach-smiling, happy, singing
Linda said, 'You could not ask for better service and they are always happy. Always plenty of good food around.'
Pool: Could be bigger
Beach: Always an available hut
Food/Drink: Always plenty of good food around
Entertainment: Its ok
Accommodations: Musty smell in room
Service: You could not ask for better service and they are always happy
Overall: Would definitely go back
Camille said, 'Bavaro Beach is beautiful. Would probably want to go to Iberostar Grand Hotel Bavaro on our next trip.'
Pool: Kids at pool bar, didn't seem very clean
Food/Drink: Need more water in mini bars
Entertainment: Felt like watching a school talent show.
Accommodations: Clean rooms, very comfortable
Service: Check in / out could be better organized
Overall: Bavaro Beach is Beautiful. Would probably go to Grand on a return trip
James r said, 'One of the best vacations of my life. If you need to relax go here. I went with my boyfriend and we both loved it.'
Pool: Immaculate, nice and large with a swim up bar, ask for Jose!
Beach: Could not have been more perfect. Everyone says your need to go down early and reserve chairs but that is unecessary. best ocean ever
Food/Drink: Food was great, the japanese restaurant was my favorite. do not have the wine, and be aware of heart burn.. fair warning
Entertainment: It was better at dominicana, but i like the night life better instead of watching shows
Service: No complaints by any means
Overall: One of the best vacations of my life. if you need to relax go here. i went with my boyfriend and we both loved it
Pool: Its great
Beach: Its good
Food/Drink: Its great
Entertainment: Very good
Service: Its great
Overall: Very outstanding
Pool: Loved how it was salt water pool
Beach: Beautiful but too many seaweed
Food/Drink: Drinks were okay. Food at the reasturants were horrible. The buffet was the best.
Entertainment: Very good
Accommodations: Not the best experience we had
Service: Cleaning ladies and a few servers at the buffet were the best
Overall: Wouldn't come back to this praticular hotel
Pool: Very Nice Pool
Beach: Great beach
Food/Drink: Restaurants were bad buffet was ok
Entertainment: It was ok for the slow season
Accommodations: Bad AC in room for the hot humid climate
Service: Service was not consistent
Overall: Would not come back to the Iberostar
Pool: The jacuzzi part of the pool is no hotter than the pool water, which was dissappointing.
Beach: Beach accomodations wonderful, but you had to get up at 6am or you would not be able to secure a spot. Water somewhat seaweedy, but gen ok.
Food/Drink: Better than most all inclusives
Entertainment: Not exceptional, but as expected
Accommodations: Some issues with the rooms, but nothing major.
Service: While not 5 star, all staff were friendly and tried their best.
Overall: Very good
Pool: Very clean, beautiful
Beach: Same as above
Food/Drink: The very best
Entertainment: The shows are great
Accommodations: Very clean
Service: The staff wonderful
Pool: Very clean but closes at 7 pm and we were told to leave
Beach: People leave their plastic glasses on the beach i feel carry in you carry out
Food/Drink: Food was very bland and the restaurants were nice small portions and bland no flavor
Entertainment: Ok but dont like childrens fashion shows
Accommodations: Very clean
Service: Very personal people always willing to help or serve you
Pool: The pool is great.
Beach: The beach and ocean are excellent.
Food/Drink: The food is substandard in my opinion. Breakfast is the best meal. Lunch is okay. The dinners are the worst.
Entertainment: above average entertainment.
Accommodations: musty smell and poor A/C. Need upgrade
Service: The service was excellent.
Overall: overall we had a good experience
Morris said, 'Staff, as always was very freindly and helpful.'
Pool: Some guests put towels out first thing in morning to claim chairs and never use them
Beach: Fine and dandy
Food/Drink: A bit too much fried food
Entertainment: Didn't take advantage of so can't rate
Accommodations: Fine and dandy
Service: Staff, as always was very freindly and helpful
Overall: Rain dampened our entusiasm
Pool: Pool was very nice
Food/Drink: Food was good however they had wine to offer other than their house wine included but did not tell you
Entertainment: It was okay
Accommodations: Very clean room
Service: All service was very good with the exception of the front desk
Overall: Delayed due to snow storm so it was difficult dealing with the hotel
Pool: Pool very clean and beautiful
Beach: Could have had less debris on the coastline
Food/Drink: Still have Montezuma's Revenge. Did not drink the water, must have been the food or ice. Better refrigeration of buffet please!
Entertainment: The daily activities are great. Need more all day and night non-stop!
Accommodations: Great semi-private suites. Miss it there, did not want to leave.
Service: Amazing Service, everyone very nice.
Overall: Other than the food issue it was great.
Per said, 'One of our best vacations mainly due to the Iberostar quality and location. We will continue to use Dream Vacations with their great service for our travel needs.'
Pool: The pool bar area should be closed off from the rest of the pool as we saw a lot of spilling and cigaret butts in the water.
Beach: We liked the fact that it was cleaned every day by hotel staff.
Food/Drink: Nice variaty and good quality
Entertainment: very professional
Accommodations: Excellent rooms - bathrooms could use some maintenance.
Service: Hotel staff were the best !
Overall: One of our best vacations manily due to the Iberostar quality and location. We will continue to use Dream Vacations great services for our t
Linda said, 'I went on this vacation with about 22 family members who all had the most memorable vacation of their lives. Service was outstanding, accommodations relaxing and the food was scrumptious. From the shows to the activities, we enjoyed it all! Everyone is ready to book again!'
Pool: Loved the Swim-Up Bar
Beach: Clean w/ White Powdery Sand
Food/Drink: Delicious-I ate way too much!
Entertainment: I loved the shows!
Accommodations: Fresh flowers and very clean!
Service: Outstanding service!
Overall: I will be back soon! I went on this vacation with about 22 family members who all had the most memorable vacation of their lives. The weath
Pool: didn't use the pool
Beach: clean, great service
Food/Drink: no complaints
Entertainment: when the band played the shows were good, otherwise it was lame.
Accommodations: as expected
Service: as expected
Overall: 2nd visit and will return again
Rosa said, 'This is my second time at Iberostar Bavaro. I will be be back next year. '
Overall: This is my second tme at Iberoestar Bavaro. I will be beack next year.
Barbara said, 'Great vacation overall! We would love to go back.'
Overall: great vacation! We would love to go back.
Overall: The best Vacations we ever had
Pool: Clean, well maintained, great activities
Beach: great lounge chairs, plenty of room for privacy, nice beach/swimming. Beach side massages were amazing!
Food/Drink: good variety/ easy seating, exceptional service
Entertainment: only participated in daytime activites- all well run and fun!
Accommodations: room clean, fridge well stocked, housekeeping service good. Great patio area
Service: Best part of the whole trip! All staff exceptional!!! All were very pleasant and went out of way to go above and beyond!
Overall: I went with my 2 teenagers. We had a GREAT time. The resort was beautiful, we did alot & we did nothing. The Bavaro was perfect for both
Food/Drink: Some mixed drinks were weak
Accommodations: Matresses could use some improvement
Service: Although severice was good. The staff is friendlyer at Dreams than at Iberostar
Overall: This is the second time I have stayed at Iberostar
Vincent said, 'Iberostar Bavaro Resort really is great. We've been here twice and plan on returning every year from now on.'
Rachel said, 'We have had great success with Dream Vacations and the Iberostar Bavaro Suites.'
Entertainment: evening shows were not interesting to our group
Claire said, 'We had a lovely time with great weather at lovely resort. There was a nice variety and everything was clean, comfortable, and smooth. Very good.'
Pool: The swim up bar was too much in the shade, we wanted sun.
Beach: The drink guy rarely came around.
Food/Drink: nice variety
Entertainment: not very professional,too many game type things. no real shows.
Accommodations: clean and comfortable
Overall: very good.
Cynthia said, 'The beach was wonderful - we very much enjoyed the resort'