The Royalton Bavaro is swinging open its doors in summer 2018. The pool scene will involve a swim-up bar and a lazy river, and there'll be a seven-strong line-up of restaurants. The bars will match them for number, and will include a place that shows live sports. You'll be able to have a dabble in the casino, or play football on the multi-sports court. Massages and body scrubs will be on offer in the spa.
SPORTS & ACTIVITIES
Football and basketball are both on the to-do list, thanks to a multi-sports court. There's also a clubhouse and a playground for kids, and a hangout where teens can play pool and ping pong. Grown-ups, meanwhile, can have a flutter in the casino*.
The watersports centre* means that scuba lessons* and snorkelling* are on the cards. There's also kayaking* if you fancy a paddle out to sea.
- 9-hole minigolf*
There are 2 tennis courts.
FOOD & DRINK
Stack your plate sky-high at two buffet restaurants. The main one, Gourmet Marché, has a pint-sized buffet table for kids. Pack your camera for dinner at the second one – it's down on the beach, and the sunsets are off the chart.
Teppanyaki sizzles right before your eyes in the pan-Asian restaurant, and there's a steakhouse with an open kitchen and lastly a Brazilian eatery. The rest of the à la carte complement are made up by an Italian trattoria, a seafood place, and a Tex-Mex grill.
- Hunter Steakhouse
Watch the chefs prepare and grill your food, live in front of you, in the open kitchen.
- Score Sports Bar and Lounge
Expect a chilled, casual atmosphere in this comfortable sports bar.
- Gourmet Marché
International cuisine is on the menu here with a focus on fresh, local ingredients.
- Beach Club Grill
Fresh and grilled dishes are served here at this beachfront restaurant.
- Grazie Trattoria
Authentic and traditional Italian cuisine is served here.
This exciting restaurant serves up teppanyaki and sushi dishes right in front of you. You'll need to book a table to dine here.
- Oceanside buffet restaurant
Set by the beach, you can pick from the buffet spread here.
- Rio Rodizzio
- Lobby bar
- Martini Mix bar
- Diamond Club™ pool bar
Opening Times: [10.00-18.00]
- Diamond Club™ lounge bar
Opening Times: [07.00-22.00]
- Diamond Club™ beach bar
Opening Times: [10.00-18.00]
Serving local and international drinks, including wine.
- Chill pool bar
Opening Times: [11.00-17.00]
- Sands beach bar
- Culinary CX Experience restaurant*
Opening Times: [19.30-22.00]
HEALTH & BEAUTY
Manis* and pedis* kick things off on the spa menu. There's also massages* and beauty treatments* to splash out on.
- The Royal Spa*
The spa features a hydrotherapy circuit and a range of treatments featuring anti-aging, massages, facials and after sun therapies.
You can drain a cocktail or two in the martini bar, or sink into a comfy spot in the lobby lounge.
Live games are shown in the sports bar, which serves hot snacks while the drinks are flowing.
Opening Times: [18.00-02.00]
There's a stylish casino complete with slot machines, roulette and blackjack.
- Kids and Teens' club
Swimming comes with a few fancy extras here. You can float across to a swim-up bar, or spend time helping the lazy river live up to its name. And there's a Splash Pad for kids and a surfing simulator called Flow Rider, all at no extra cost.
- Royalton Pool
There's a spacious pool area with sunbeds lined-up across the deck.
- Lazy river
There's a 1,200 ft long lazy river with mini caves around the hotel.
This surf machine makes for an exhilarating ride that appeals to a range of ages, for kids learning to surf, to adults showing off their skills.
- Infinity pool
- Diamond Club™ pool
- Splash pool
- Free Wi-Fi
Items marked with * incur extra charges which are payable locally
BOOK NOW! Call us on: 0203 636 1310
Get our top deals delivered to your inbox.Sign up for offers
- Holiday Types
- Mid/Long haul
- Short haul
- All inclusive
Travel Aware – Staying Safe and Healthy Abroad
The Foreign & Commonwealth Office and National Travel Health Network and Centre have up-to-date advice on staying safe and healthy abroad.
For the latest travel advice from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office including security and local laws, plus passport and visa information check www.gov.uk/travelaware and follow @FCOtravel and Facebook.com/FCOtravel
More information is available by checking http://www.firstchoice.co.uk/holiday/info/travel-aware
Keep informed of current travel health news by visiting www.travelhealthpro.org.uk
The advice can change so check regularly for updates.
Some of the flights and flight-inclusive holidays on this website are financially protected by the ATOL scheme. But ATOL protection does not apply to all holiday and travel services listed on this website. This website will provide you with information on the protection that applies in the case of each holiday and travel service offered before you make your booking. If you do not receive an ATOL Certificate then the booking will not be ATOL protected. If you do receive an ATOL Certificate but all the parts of your trip are not listed on it, those parts will not be ATOL protected. Please see our booking conditions for information, or for more information about financial protection and the ATOL Certificate go to: www.caa.co.uk