The Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana is located on one of the most beautiful beaches in the Caribbean, Playa Bavaro on the east coast of the Dominican Republic, noted for its soft white sand, turquoise water, lush palm trees, and pristine natural setting. The resort is surrounded by a 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 such as sailing, kayaking, and snorkeling. 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. Hotel guests can enjoy the facilities and services at the nearby Grand Bahia Principe Bavaro. 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.