Relaxing by the pool — it's a simple but pleasurable way to round off your vacation experience in the Dominican Republic. The hotel pool can be just as good, if not better, than the beach; at the pool it's easy to enjoy a cocktail and chill out by the water.
Every hotel listed below has at least one swimming pool. They have been chosen as some of the coolest swimming spots in the Dominican Republic with many considerations in mind, including landscape design, pool size, and poolside bars. To learn why these hotels make great places to stay, simply click their names to view articles full of important details about all their features — besides their wonderful pools.
|Property||Location||Number of Pools||Primary Pool Size||Whirpool||Poolside Bar|
|Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana||3.9 mi. Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola||15||Large|
|Barcelo Bavaro Palace Deluxe||3.7 mi. East-Southeast of Friusa, Hispaniola||4||Large|
|ClubHotel Riu Bachata||6.3 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic||3||Large|
|Riu Palace Punta Cana||2.6 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola||3||Large|
|Bavaro Princess All Suites Resort Spa And Casino||1.1 mi. Northeast of Friusa, Hispaniola||4||Large|
|Dreams Punta Cana All-inclusive||11.5 mi. Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola||2||Large|
|Secrets Royal Beach||2.3 mi. East of Friusa, Hispaniola||2||Large|
|Hotel Riu Taino||2.3 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola||3||Large|
|Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro||2.8 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola||2||Large|
|Club Med Punta Cana||Punta Cana, Hispaniola||3||Large|
|Paradisus Punta Cana||1.1 mi. Northeast of Friusa, Hispaniola||5||Large|
|Grand Palladium Palace Resort, Spa & Casino||1.5 mi. East of Friusa, Hispaniola||4||Large|
|Sun Village Resort & Spa||3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic||7||Medium|
|Grand Oasis Punta Cana||6.3 mi. East-Southeast of Friusa, Hispaniola||5||Large|
|Lifestyle Presidential Suites||3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic||5||Large|
|The Royal Suites Turquesa Adult Only All Inclusive Resort||1.6 mi. East of Friusa, Hispaniola||5||Large|
|Melia Caribe Tropical||2.7 mi. East-Southeast of Friusa, Hispaniola||10||Large|
|Barceló Bávaro Beach||3.5 mi. East-Southeast of Friusa, Hispaniola||5||Large|
|Viva Wyndham Dominicus Beach||12.4 mi. East-Southeast of La Romana, Hispaniola||4||Large|
|Iberostar Dominicana Hotel||2.1 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola||3||Large|
|Hotel Catalonia Bávaro Resort||Plao Bonito, Hispaniola||3||Large|
|Barcelo Dominican Beach All Inclusive||1.9 mi. East of Friusa, Hispaniola||3||Large|
|Grand Oasis Bavaro All Inclusive||6.4 mi. East-Southeast of Friusa, Hispaniola||3||Medium|
|10.7 mi. East-Southeast of La Romana, Hispaniola||3||Large|
|Barceló Punta Cana||3.6 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola||3||Large|
The property at the top, Hard Rock, finds itself perched in the vicinity of Punta Cana directly on the beach. This affords visitors connection not only to a swimming pool but the ocean as well. We've given this resort a 5 star rating. Some love it merely because they feature all-inclusive prices. If the mood for food hits you'll find no reason to look all over the area for a delicious meal throughout your spend time at this resort, due to the fact that it's very well respected with regards to food offerings.
With the phenomenal number of 15 swimming pools at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana, tourists may swim in a unique pool scene every day of the week. The principal swimming pool is known for its decorative design and style, which has visitors amazed while they lounge near the water. As far as pools go it's pretty big, and features exquisite grounds. And, there is a soothing whirlpool for tired guests to soak, giving a hotter, more calm location for adults to enjoy some quiet time.
Also, the swimming pool boasts a smattering of extras that provide the opportunity for guests to plan for a full day by the pool. The pool's snack bar is a great place to grab a simple bite to eat between meals. As you begin to feel athirst, simply find your way over to the poolside bar, which offers up a selection of alcoholic beverages in addition to those of the non-alcoholic variety.
As you're spending your time in the swimming pool and want a beverage to sip on, there isn't any need to bother exiting the pool. Everyone can appreciate the convenience and novelty of their swim up bar, which affords you the ability to swim over to the bartender, order a beverage, and float off, drink in hand.
Each hotel in the Dominican Republic keeps its own balance between quality and variety; our guide can help you determine which of the Dominican Republic's hotels have the best nightlife, golf opportunities, dining, and more.
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