December 19, 2019
These are the best beach hotels in Punta Cana with spa. Choose from family friendly or adult only waterfront resorts. The beautiful beaches such as Bavaro Beach and luxury vacation resorts makes the Dominican Republic one of the very best waterfront destinations in all of the Caribbean. The D.R. welcomes over 4 million international tourists yearly.
Beaches. There are approximately 8 main beaches in Punta Cana covering an area of appx. 35 Km. of beautiful sandy beaches. The best of the resorts ensure these beaches are kept pristine to ensure a perfect beach vacation!
Safety. Punta Cana is recognized as a safe tourist destination in the Caribbean.
Currency. The currency used is the Dominican Peso but most resorts and excursion companies will accept American as well as Euros due to being such a popular international destination. However, for best value it is best to use their currency.
Transportation. Many tourist never leave the luxurious grounds of the beach hotel. However, taxi is the best and safest but can be expensive. For adventure seekers, motorcycle taxis or "motoconchos" are very popular and cheap. But injuries can occur very quickly and could potentially ruin your beach vacation. Renting a car is generally not recommended due to traffic congestions.
Tours. Tour operators often include complimentary shuttle service from and back to your Punta Canta beach resort.
Weather. The best time to enjoy the beautiful D.R. is from mid December to the end of May. Hurricane season in the Caribbean is generally from mid June to the end of October.
For all inclusive family fun this is an extraordinary Punta Cana beach hotel! But parents will also be able to find some great areas for alone time as well. The Aqua Fun Park is one of the greatest features for families seeking fun in the wide assortment of pools. There is an excellent children's program with professional supervision giving parents the ability to have some well deserved one on one time. The Maia Signature Spa is a refuge for parents seeking massage and beauty treatments. You will also enjoy an excellent gym, spin class studio and hydrotherapy area with relaxing beds. The whole family will be very pleased with what may feel like an endless option of excellent restaurants. Sports bars are on site as well as swim up bars that will also keep groups and avid sports fans entertained. The spacious well appointed rooms (starting at 800 Sq. Ft.) feature luxurious hydromassage tubs and the most luxurious (up to 3,000 Sq. Ft.) can accommodate a larger family or small group of great friends. Golf enthusiasts will be able to enjoy the Cocotal Golf and Country Club. The beach is not directly in front of this family resort but is accessible within a relaxing walking distance. You will never have to leave the resort!
This Punta Cana beach hotel is part of the Iberostar mega resort complex which includes Selection Bávara, Dominicana Hotel and the (Adults Only) Iberostar Grand Bavaro. Beautifully surrounded by palm trees, beautiful tropical gardens and direct access to Bavaro Beach. You will also be able to enjoy a round of golf while the kids enjoy some of the best children's activities on the island at Star Camp with entertainment for 3 separate age groups. Spa Sensations offers soothing massage treatments, chocolate exfoliation or volcanic mud treatment. Many enjoy the hydrotherapy circuit as well. The Iberostar Punta Cana is a beautiful all inclusive resort offering a great family beach vacation. 5 Star rated, T/A Certificate of Excellence Award recipient! Great choice.
Majestic Mirage is one of three all inclusive Punta Cana beach resorts in the Dominican Republic offered by Majestic Resorts. The other two fabulous resorts are Majestic Elegance as well as Majestic Colonial. These gated resorts occupy the beautiful Bávaro Beach which offers beautiful white sand. The Majestic Mirage offers 2 Family friendly buildings as well as 5 Adult Only buildings. The suites are large and luxurious starting at approximately 1000 sq. ft.. Guests at the Majestic Mirage will enjoy unlimited golf at the Punta Blanca Golf Course. Guest will also enjoy one of the largest lazy river pools in Punta Cana! Along the pool you will find hot tubs to relax in as well a food and drinks are readily available. The luxurious Majestic Spa is shared by all three resorts. It offers three separate treatment areas offering a hydrotherapy area, massage area as well as beauty salon. Choose from 8 excellent restaurants with no limit on food. This 5 Star, 4 Pearl resort is an excellent Punta Cana beach resort with spa.
If a luxurious family friendly resort is what you are seeking, you need not look any further. Tortuga Bay is the only AAA 5 Diamond Award resort in the Dominican Republic. With suites designed by world famous Oscar de la Renta, you will enjoy luxurious bedding and so much more. Nestled on a 1500 acre ecological reserve estate, guests will enjoy the beautiful tropical trails as well as championship golf courses. By the beach you will enjoy serene kayaking, scuba diving or just relaxing on the beach. With only 30 villas you will enjoy privacy in your luxurious suite. The Six Senses Spa offers treatments by master therapists. This Punta Cana beach resort is for those seeking everything a luxury resort should be.
Eden Roc is another very luxurious Punta Cana beach resort. Although family friendly, this Relais & Chateaux resort is also ideal for romantic getaways. Choose from one of the inland suites or the ultra luxurious 2 bedroom beachfront or one of the newest oceanfront villas that offer complete privacy. Some of the villas offer private pools. Eden Roc Wellness and Spa is possibly one of the best in Punta Cana and offers peace and serenity on this beautifully maintained tropical beachfront resort. The Koko Kids Club offers many activities for children 4-12. The children will be well supervised and entertained by dedicated staff. Eden Roc is an excellent resort for parents seeking a luxurious private vacation with excellent activities for the children.
Majestic Elegance is part of three hotels offered by the Majestic hotel chain in Punta Cana. The other two hotels share the same beautiful property but offer different levels of suites. You may want to have a look at Majestic Colonial as well as Majestic Mirage. All suites in the Majestic elegance feature a jacuzzi tub. Some rooms offer swim out suites. Guests love the river style pool with a total length of 300m/985ft. and 2 large integrated Jacuzzi tubs. This all inclusive Punta Cana beach resort offers 11 bars and 7 restaurants with unlimited visits. Guests will have plenty to remain active with tennis, basketball courts, gym and a place to relax at Majestic Spa. Golf course is offered as well as a teenager's gaming area with plenty of activities they will enjoy with new friends. The Majestic Elegance is a 5 Star/4 Pearl beachfront resort for active families and couples.
Imagine the flexibility of a family resort with access to an adult only resort. This is one of the great features of Now Onyx Punta Cana. Adult guests may take advantage of some amenities offered at Breathless (Adults Only) Beach Resort next door while the kids enjoy a wide variety of supervised activities! Of particular interest for the families will be the newer family pool including a lazy river pool and four water slides. Teens will enjoy the Core Zone Teen's Club with batting cages, climbing wall and more. All ground level suites offer swim out terraces. Enjoy Unlimited-Luxury® of this all inclusive resort. Choose from 11 bars and 12 restaurants with unlimited visits and top shelf beverages. While this resort is appx. 20-30 away from the main area of Punta Cana, you will be able to enjoy the resort's beautiful beach with thatched umbrellas and lounge chairs! This
Located amongst the lush forest and the beach of Uvero Alto, this is a beautiful location for those wanting to relax. It is 20 minutes to Bavaro and 45 minutes to Punta Cana makes this resort a haven for families looking for a more relaxing vacation. With only 96 suites offered, you will find plenty of space on the beautiful beach, beautiful infinity pools and swim up bar. The swim up suites are always very popular. Zoetry offers "Endless Privileges®" all inclusive package and guests at this resort can enjoy a complimentary 20 minute massage at one of the most beautiful spas in Punta Cana. Also included is a 45 minute horseback riding session. Guests have a wide variety of rooms to suit their needs and all are exquisitely decorated. Bathrooms are luxurious with deep soaker tubs, rainfall showers and double vanities. The resort focuses more towards couples thus they do not provide the same level of activities as the much more children activity filled resorts located in Bavaro or Punta Cana. A very worthy 5 Star D.R. beach resort with a much more relaxed atmosphere than the mega resorts of Punta Cana.
This is one of the very best and entertaining adults only Punta Cana beach hotels! A 5 Star All Inclusive resort, boasting one of the finest locations on Bavaro Beach. The lush landscape and three beautiful pools (one with swim up bar) are some of the finest in Punta Cana. Included is a unique bar within a full size replica of a sailing ship where guests will enjoy nightly entertainment and late night drinks. The Greek/Roman architecture of the resort is again one of the finest in Punta Cana as well as some excellent art is displayed. Guests may also enjoy fitness at the outstanding fitness center as well as tennis courts and golf course. Of course, the two storey beachfront Spa is spectacular featuring free Spa Sensations' hydrotherapy treatment area. Enjoy turquoise blue ocean views from the jacuzzi tubs and so much more. The seven restaurant are excellent and guests may want to book their reservations for their favourites early during their stay or even when booking the hotel. All rooms feature large bathrooms with jetted tubs and double sinks. There would be no reason to get bored at this luxurious beach resort in Punta Cana!
Royal Service at Paradisus is Melia's most exclusive, all-inclusive, adults only, 5 Star beach resort near the beautiful Bavaro Beach. Enjoy the private beach area along with luxurious Bali Beds and Beach Concierge service. The rooms are nicely appointed with whirlpool tubs. Guests will enjoy a fun time with dancing classes, evening shows, theme workshops as well as fitness activities such as Yoga, tennis, or some volleyball or football on the beach. Enjoy a game of golf at the Cocotal Golf Course. The Oriental Garden Spa by YHI is where you will enjoy a refuge surrounded by lagoons and a paradisaic tropical garden as well as excellent massage and beauty treatments. Choose fine dining options from an excellent variety of restaurants including Michelin Star "Passion by Martin Berasategui" restaurant. You will enjoy the beautiful pools and surrounding lounge areas. Absolutely an excellent choice for a great Punta Cana beach vacation.
The Level at Punta Cana Beach is also an adults only beach resort located much closer to the beach and shares many amenities with Royal Service. It is also a little bit more intimate.
Secrets Cap Cana is located just south of Punta Cana on the beautiful Juanillo Beach in an exclusive gated community. The resort's beach area is beautifully accessorized with thatched umbrellas lounge chairs and hammocks! This 457 room Punta Cana beach hotel comes with a beautiful spa by Pevonia® offering a wide variety of beauty/massage treatments. The gym is also very well equipped and free yoga and pool fitness classes are available. Choose from nine restaurants and eight bars offered in this all inclusive resort offering Unlimited Luxury®. Guests will enjoy a good variety of free non motorized water sports. The air conditioned rooms are well decorated and the mini bars are stocked with a good variety of beverages. Some rooms offer romantic whirlpool tubs as well as swim out pools. If romance is what you have in mind, this resort may be the ticket!
A beautiful all inclusive resort located on Macao Beach, 45 minutes north of Punta Cana. This makes it great if you are seeking a more relaxing vacation away from the more crowded beaches in Bavaro or Punta Cana itself. Most guests find the resort offers enough amenities and are pleased to enjoy the serenity of the recently renovated (2017) resort. The main pool is extremely large and runs through the entire property. Guests enjoy the planned activities and evening shows. There are 9 great restaurants to choose from as well as numerous bars and of course a swim up bar. The MIILÉ Spa is excellent with a wide variety of hydrotherapy treatments, outdoor couples massage bungalow room and so much more. The rooms in this 5 Star resort are well appointed with Jetted bathtubs and furnished patios. This Punta Cana beach resort & spa offers good value and is consistently reviewed as one of the top adults only resorts in Punta Cana. You may also be interested in the larger Excellence El Carmen Just a little ways away. Either way you will be very pleased.
Located within the Grand Palladium mega resort, this adults only beach resort has a lot to offer. The first of course is the location on the beautiful Bavaro Beach. Trs guest will enjoy an exclusive section of the beach offering hammocks, daybeds and lounge chairs. When booking you will have the option of up to 7 types of rooms. The rooms are spacious and offer romantic jetted tubs. The comfortable and romantic canopy beds with mosquito netting are a nice touch. Some suites have swim up options which are very popular. One of the benefits of staying at Trs Turquesa is access to the massive Palladium complex. As such guests may also enjoy the vast assortment of fine restaurants and bars. However, guests from those other parts of the complex do not have access to this exclusive part of the complex. You will enjoy the spa treatments available at Zentropia Spa and Wellness as well as a well appointed gym, tennis court and much more throughout the complex. This adults only option within a mega resort is an excellent choice for those seeking plenty to do and yet not have kids around 24/7.
For a more contemporary/chic look and feel you may be interested in the Trs Cap Cana Hotel. However... the beach there is not as inviting and the spa is located at the main complex of the Palladium mega resort. Close to the marina makes it an ideal hotel for yacht enthusiasts.