Things to See and Do While Staying at Grand Bahia Principe Ambar

Hispaniola in the Dominican Republic offers guests no shortage of interesting outdoor pursuits, especially for visitors booking a beachfront destination like this one. Grand Bahia Principe Ambar is a perfect property for guests seeking entertainment and hoping to have their choice of multiple activities.

Grand Bahia Principe Ambar has one pool. Swimming may not be the most anticipated activity on your list, but it's a refreshing way to cool off before happy hour. You'll also find this property is found right next to the coast, so there are plenty of options if you want to stay cool outdoors when you spend your nights here. For an even more comfortable way to enjoy the water, you might like the whirlpool on-site.

While there's no guarantee you won't overload on the Dominican Republic's delicious cuisine, Grand Bahia Principe Ambar makes it easier to stay healthy; there is an exercise facility on-site.


Those of you who play tennis will find an extra perk when booking this property, because the on-site tennis facilites offer a challenge, as well as a convenient outdoor activity. There are 3 courts on the property. An evening match on their lighted courts would be a nice alternative to hot daytime play.

Seeking more options like this? You may wish to compare this property to nearby hotels with this activity, including Grand Palladium Palace Resort, Spa & Casino and The Royal Suites Turquesa Adult Only All Inclusive Resort.


With lush landscapes at every turn, the Caribbean islands have established some top-notch golf sites, including the course at Grand Bahia Principe Ambar. This resort invites you to enjoy the outdoors at their on-site course.

If you are looking for a variety of golfing options, there are other golf courses to choose from close by. Golf courses worth mentioning in the area are Punta Blanca Golf Course, Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club, and Hard Rock Golf Club at Cana Bay. All of them are within visiting distance, and the nearest one of the bunch, Punta Blanca Golf Course, is just a quick interval off from the property, so it won't be troublesome to plan on going over for a few rounds of golf. This course has 18 holes total. This par 72 course has a total length of 6706 yards. For golfers who want to learn more, the course can be contacted at (809) 468-4734.


Guests interested in learning how to scuba dive can participate in the complimentary scuba courses available at the resort pool.

During a visit to Hispaniola is the ideal time to enjoy a new recreational experience. There are several options available, so you are sure to find a watersport to enjoy, regardless of your style. This list shows the watersports available at Grand Bahia Principe Ambar:

  • Boating
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Watercraft
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Grand Bahia Principe Ambar is one locale where you can stay with your family, but you likely won't see a lot of amenities or activities designed for the younger set. If you want somewhere to lodge at with more features that help make your vacation even more family-centric, take a look at these properties recommended for families.

There is a game room on-site, where both kids and their parents can blow off some steam.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the best amenities here is its schedule of live entertainment, so even when night owls opt to stay in for the evening the excitement can come to them. Live shows are typically hosted about 7 days per week. Needless to say, the frequency may vary seasonally. If you'd like to learn more details, call the resort at (809) 552-1444.

Plus, at this destination you'll also find many bars, which provide the perfect excuse to explore all areas of the property.

For a change in late-night scenery, you should consider venturing out to another accommodation in the surrounding area, like those displayed in the following table:

Accommodations near the Grand Bahia Principe Ambar with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro 14.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 15 check
Riu Palace Punta Cana 14.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 5 check
Majestic Colonial Punta Cana Resort All-inclusive 15.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 9 check
Majestic Elegance Punta Cana 15.1 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 11 check
ClubHotel Riu Bambu 14.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 check
Riu Bambuall Inclusive 14.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 check
Memories Splash 15.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 7 check
Royalton Resort and Casino 15.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana -- --
Riu Macao 14.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 check
Barceló Punta Cana 15.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 9 --
Hotel Riu Taino 13.9 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 3 check
Riu Naiboa 13.8 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 2 check

Another way to spend the evening is at the casino, so you might just find yourself on the game floor one evening. Also located nearby is another casino location worth visiting, the Casino Riu Palace Macao. This one is located 0.7 miles of Grand Bahia Principe Ambar.


Not all accommodations in the Dominican Republic offer spa services on-site, but Grand Bahia Principe Ambar is one of the few in the area that is able and excited to offer its guests a convenient place where they can release stress and reflect on the area's beauty. This list provides some of the available spa services:

  • Massages
  • Spa Facility
  • Whirlpool


On top of the activities found on the property, visitors who like exploring will certainly appreciate the many exciting outdoor activities on Hispaniola. No matter if you are looking to lay out at the beach or play a round or two on the golf course, you can encounter lots of other recreational opportunities in the vicinity. Click these pages to read more regarding riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities.


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