Iberostar Bávaro Suites

Playa Bavaro, Dominican Republic

934 reviews
Excellent wellness hotel. Close to the beach and the airport.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Radio
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • King-size Bed
    • Double Bed
    • Bathroom
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Fridge
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Playground
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Hairdresser
    • Kids Club
    • Café
    • Currency Exchange
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Shops
    • Foyer
    • Nightclub
    • Casino
    • Air conditioning
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Lunch Buffet
    • Evening Buffet
    • à la carte Dinner
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • All inclusive
    • Children's Pool
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Jacuzzi
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Aerobics
    • Entertainment Program
    • Diving
    • Windsurfing
    • Ping Pong
    • Archery
    • Aqua aerobics
    • Swimming Pool
    • Steam bath
    • Sauna
    • Tennis
    • Pool bar
    • Children's Entertainment
    • Billiards/Snooker
    • Sun terrace
    • Bocce
    • Number of Pools
    • Banana Boat
    • Massage
    • Canoe
    • Surfing
    • Sailing
    • Beach Umbrellas
    • Beach Volleyball
    • Basketball
Playa Bávaro Higüey Punta Cana


This excellent hotel is centrally located in the tourist resort of Arena Gorda (Punta Cana). Situated directly on the wonderful, kilometre-long fine sand Bavaro beach, the crystal-clear, turquoise blue sea provides a fantastic getaway from the daily routine. Transfer to Punta Cana Airport takes about 45 minutes.


This hotel was built in 1993. The establishment offers travellers a total of 590 rooms. A lobby and a reception are available to guests. Services such as a safe and a currency exchange service ensure a comfortable stay. Wireless internet access is available to travellers in the public areas. Various gastronomic options are available, including a restaurant and a bar. Shopping facilities are also available. The grounds of the accommodation feature a playground and an attractive garden. Guests arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage or in the car park. Additional services include room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser.


The hotel features rooms with air conditioning, a fan and a bathroom. Most rooms feature a balcony with a view for guests' enjoyment. Many rooms feature a sea view, which further enhances the ambience. The rooms have a double bed, a king-size bed or a sofabed. A safe and a minibar are also available. Additional features include a fridge and a tea/coffee station. A telephone, a TV, a radio, a games console and WiFi (no extra charge) add to the comfort of the holiday. Slippers are laid out in each of the rooms. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer and bathrobes are provided for everyday use. Special family rooms are available for families with children.


The establishment offers an outdoor pool and a children's pool. The sun loungers and parasols on the sun terrace offer a great place to unwind. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. There is also a poolside snack bar. Variety is provided by the wide range of sporting activities offered at the accommodation, for example tennis, bocce, beach volleyball, volleyball, basketball, golf and archery. Travellers at the hotel can choose from a range of water sports options, such as windsurfing, canoeing, sailing, kayaking, snorkelling and aquafit, or for a fee, banana boat rides and diving. The establishment also offers sports enthusiasts a wide range of indoor activities, including a gym, table tennis, billiards and aerobics. The accommodation offers a range of facilities in the wellness area. Options include a sauna or, for an additional fee, a spa, a steam bath and massage treatments. Leisure facilities include a disco, a kids' club and a casino.


All-inclusive is bookable. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are available. Snacks can be enjoyed at the hotel. The establishment offers alcohol-free drinks and alcoholic beverages.


The following credit cards are accepted at the accommodation: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.


  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Separate omelet. Private breakfast.

    "Tasty breakfast."

  • WiFi
    "Good internet service"

    Free Wi-Fi. Wifi works great. Free WIFI.

    "Good wifi quality." "Free internet."

  • Wellness Area
    "Great wellness & sports facilities"

    New fitness center. Good massage. Gym impressive.

    "Awesome wellness and fitness areas."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Fantastic animation team. Excellent staff. Kitchen staff always smiling.

    "Friendly staff, especially pool/beach service and housekeeping." "Recreation staff is nice." "Great, professional waitstaff and bartenders." "Reception and management are fine." "Room service is perfect." "Booking process should be better organized." "Great hotel security." "Average tour guide."

  • Location
    "Great location"

    Nearby city. Close to restaurants. Close to beach.

    "Great location somewhat accessible by car." "Close to the beach, restaurants, bars, and sightseeing." "Airport access is difficult."

  • Food
    "Delicious food"

    Excellent cooking. Intimate dinning experience. Buffets were good.

    "Great dining experience, with a clean enough dining area and delicious desserts and fruits." "Well-priced restaurant with a good menu and great side dishes." "Fish & seafood is acceptable." "Untasty beef dishes & steak." "Snacks are ok."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Excellent amenities. There are plenty of chairs. Quite old standard rooms.

    "Rooms are OK, but old and poorly maintained." "Large, clean rooms, and good kitchenettes and minibars." "Comfortable beds, nice furniture and lovely views from impressive balconies." "Decently-clean rooms with spacious bathrooms." "Air conditioning and TV's are decent." "Shower was ok."