The Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro sits on one of the most beautiful beaches in the Caribbean, Playa Bavaro, on the east coast of the Dominican Republic. Here, you’ll discover sugar-white sands, turquoise water, swaying palm trees, and 3 pristine ecosystems: mangrove forest, coral reef, and sea grass. The resort itself surrounded by lush tropical forest and features 2 large lake-style swimming pools with a children’s section, a large sun terrace, hammocks, superb spa facilities, and a wide range of indoor and outdoor sports and activities. Unlimited food and drink range are available at a number of bars, a la carte and buffet restaurants, via room service, and at the pool and beach. The hotel is 21 miles from the international airport and 5 minutes from the 18-hole Punta Blanca Golf Club, designed by Nick Price. The hotel has been recognized with a Blue Flag by the Foundation for Environmental Education.