The pool is the centrepiece here. It's massive, and comes paired with whirlpool jets and a palm-lined sun terrace. Out of the water, sporty types can join in with basketball, tennis and volleyball. Once you've worked up an appetite, there are 5 restaurants to refuel in, including gourmet and Italian à la cartes.
SPORTS & ACTIVITIES
Merengue dance classes, yoga sessions on the beach and tennis all make the activities list here. Watersports like kayaking and paddle surfing are also on offer, plus there’s a PADI scuba school* for divers.
- PADI scuba diving school*
- Paddle surfing
- Tennis court
You'll find the court at the Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana. One hour per person per day is included.
- Dancing lessons
FOOD & DRINK
There are 4 à la carte restaurants, including a gourmet number with dishes like camembert truffles and grilled lobster, and another joint serving garlic shrimp and fresh-caught snapper.
The buffet restaurant serves up a mix of local and international cuisine, while the poolside place sorts snacks. On the bar front, you’ve got 6 to pick from, including swim-up and beach varieties.
- Portofino Italian à la carte restaurant
An à la carte restaurant with Italian avant-garde cuisine offering pasta, pizza and delicious meats. You'll need to book a table to eat here.
- Swim-up bar
Offering a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
- Palmyra buffet restaurant
Breakfast, lunch and buffet dinner with traditional dishes from international cuisine.
- Don Pablo gourmet à la carte restaurant
This gourmet restaurant is where you can try French and international haute cuisine. You'll need to book in advance to dine here.
- New Year's Eve gala dinner
- Snack bar
- Arrecifes beach bar
- 3 bars
- A la carte dining
Unlimited dining in the Italian, Mediterranean, Grill and Gourmet à la carte restaurants.
- Rodizio à la carte restaurant
- Nikkei a la carte restaurant
Opening Times: [18.30-22.00]
This place spcialises in Japanese and Peruvian cuisine.
- Acuario restaurant
Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.
HEALTH & BEAUTY
Ayurveda treatments, mud masks and hot stone massages top the bill at the spa*, which also has a VIP massage cabin with a private hot tub. There’s a beauty salon, too, for French manicures and paraffin pedicures.
- Beauty treatments*
Live shows and musicals take place in the theatre, while the lobby bar is a more laid-back venue. If you’re after a late night, the Congo Bachata nightclub and karaoke piano bar both stay open ‘til 2am.
- Live music
Don't miss out on the live music that is playing several times a week inside the hotel. And there's live Latin music in the disco too.
- Evening entertainment programme
Opening Times: [Enjoy a range of live shows and music, or you can head down to the disco.]
One of the pools is a huge lake-like number, with palm-topped islands, a big whirlpool section and a swim-up bar serving cocktails.
You’re right on a wide stretch of white sand – the hotel’s bagged a private section, with loungers and thatched parasols.
- Outdoor pool
With pool towels, sunbeds and beach towel service.
- Pool towels
- Outdoor pool
This pool comes with whirlpool baths, too.
- Gift shop
- Handicraft shop
- Jewellery shop
- Laundry service*
- Money exchange
- Free Wi-Fi
- Plaza Ambar shopping centre
Items marked with * incur extra charges which are payable locally
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