BAE= before anyone else
and we’ve got one thing to say: Punta Cana is Bae.
The words Punta Cana make us swoon. It makes us feel ALL the feels. And we love sending guests there.
Punta Cana is home to the famous Bavaro Beach of the Caribbean, and no matter what resort you choose, there’s not a bad beach in sight. Punta Cana’s got a lush & tropical landscape and a island culture. Not to mention guests from all over the world!
Our favorite Punta Cana resorts:
IDEAL IF You’re feeling fancy. This place is for travelers ready to be pampered in the highest of styles & service.
RESORT PERKS: Have your bath drawn, wake up to a refilled drink after a beach-side nap, lounge in regal luxury by the pool, and be taken care of by a personal butler.
Iberostar Grand Hotel Bavaro stays true to its name being the most “grand” of all Punta Cana resorts. It’s one of a kind. Just walking through the halls is an unforgettable experience. Even the smells of the lobby are exquisite (not even kidding).
IDEAL IF You’re feeling fun. Breathless lets those good times roll. This resort is for the lively, looking to mingle, party & experience culture amidst utter beauty & serenity.
RESORT PERKS: There is so much to do!
Breathless resorts, in general, are stunning. Our BeachMasters say it’s “classy, but edgy.” With high-class service, magnificent pools, and flirtatious DJ’s spinning out good vibes by the pool, your bound to have a blast.
But, don’t be fooled- Breathless isn’t only for the youngest among us. We know couples pushing 60+ that mix & mingle with the best of them. You can meet and party with people of all ages, from all around the globe with amazing scenery surrounding you.
IDEAL IF You’re feeling romantic. This place is great for the love-struck, looking to get away & fall in love all over again without breaking the budget.
RESORT PERKS: The resort is extraordinary in size but its design makes you feel like you’re one of just a few guests. So you can easily find privacy at swim-up bars or in shaded cabanas. Contemporary suites enjoy awesome Jacuzzis right in the room AND double waterfall showers. If you’ve never experienced a waterfall shower, you need to get on that.
If you’re nurturing an early romantic sparks or rekindling the flame, Bavaro Princess might just be your place. Amidst the stars or under the romantic twinkling lights, Bavaro Princess provides complementary value for added romance from their classic Caribbean rum cocktails, top notch service, and one romantic dinner on the beach for two.
IDEAL IF You’re dreaming of a vacation with the kids. This place is perfect if you’re looking for an upscale experience at a slower pace.
Both Dreams Palm Beach & Dreams Punta Cana Resort have great beaches. What makes these resorts the best is that they don’t feel like an amusement park. Oftentimes, Family-Friendly ends up meaning “Only fun for your kids.” But Dreams can fulfill your entire family’s beach trip needs and desires. It’s fun and luxury all in one!
RESORT PERKS: Both have around 500-600 rooms. If you’re looking for a smaller feel, Dreams Palm Beach’s property is less spread out. But both have internationally themed restaurants, stunning surroundings, & Kids Zones to let your kids play freely and safely. The rooms are family-sized with private balconies and terraces.
And BONUS: families with two kids 12 and under, stay, play, and eat FREE during select dates. Ask our BeachMasters for those details & they’ll hook you up.
IDEAL IF You’re feeling serene. For those laid back guests excited to embrace their resorts’ comforts & relaxing luxuries.
RESORT PERKS: Small, quaint, and a sanctuary of supreme relaxation integrated with nature. With only 96 ultra-luxurious suites nestled throughout the beautifully-manicured gardens, guests can spend afternoons swimming in the calm, tranquil ocean waters, under a palm tree in one of the inviting lounge terraces, or staring out at the beautiful garden or ocean views from their own private terrace or balcony.
Zoetry Agua Punta Cana will be one for the books when you know exactly how you plan to relax. This is chilling at its finest for those prone to flourishing best in smaller crowds.
IDEAL IF You’re feeling luxurious. Those budget-conscious travelers or Families with teens looking to explore a vast land of relaxation & excitement.
RESORT PERKS: Not far from the famous Bavaro Beach, the resort land is full of natural greenery creating a gorgeous landscape as you sit back and enjoy the view. This resort holds fast to its Spanish culture so families can look to mingle with others & experience different cultures on this huge resort.
Luxury Bahia Princpe Esmeralda is the optimal resort for an affordable taste of luxury. Trams can take you to the city to explore all that the nightlife has to offer. Families can feel safe to let their teens roam & explore the resort amenities while still feeling close for comfort.