Things to See and Do While Staying at Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro

It can be difficult to decide which of the many activities on Hispaniola, the Dominican Republic are right for you. Fortunately, the Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro will provide numerous ways to enjoy their picturesque beachside location. This vacation spot offers travelers an impressive variety of recreational possibilities, ensuring you will have plenty of interesting activities to enjoy throughout your stay.

Because the resort has 2 pools to choose from, you'll probably have no problem locating a great spot to soak up some sun. One of the bonuses is that this property is also built adjacent to the sea, so there will be plenty of options when it comes time to enjoy the water throughout your stay. Also, there's no better way to prepare for your next activitiy than soaking your tired feet in the whirlpool.

You won't have to abandon your fitness routine while vacationing at Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro; there is an exercise facility on-site.


Anyone who likes tennis will be especially pleased when booking this property, because the tennis facilities — located on-site — can add to any vacation experience. Guests will find 2 tennis courts on the property.

To find more nearby tennis courts, you can browse other hotels in the area that also have courts, like Grand Palladium Palace Resort, Spa & Casino and Melia Caribe Tropical.


With so much to offer, like gorgeous weather year-round, the Dominican Republic is both diverse and beautiful, which means it is the perfect place for a golf vacation. This resort invites you to enjoy a few holes at their on-site course.

If you are looking for a variety of golfing options, there are other golf courses to choose from very close. Notable courses in the area are Hard Rock Golf Club at Cana Bay, Punta Blanca Golf Course, and Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club. All of which are within one and a quarter miles and the nearest one of the bunch, Punta Blanca Golf Course, is only a short interval away from the property, so it won't be trouble to plan on going over for some rounds on the links. The course has a total of 18 holes. It is a par 72, with a total length of 6706 yards. For those who would like to find out more information, the course can be contacted at (809) 468-4734.


A trip to Hispaniola can be the perfect opportunity to try your hand at a new recreational sport. There are a number of different options available on the property, so you are sure to find an enjoyable aquatic activity, regardless of your style. This list shows the watersports offered at Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro:

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

Family Activities

If traveling with youngsters, you should definitely consider staying here at Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro, because it has tons of family-oriented amenities.

Babysitting services can be scheduled for some time off from the kids at this extremely child-friendly resort.

Both parents and kids will be happy to find the playground. It is a safe place for children to release their pent up energy while grown-ups take a breather on the sidelines. This site also has an organized program for kids, which will keep youngsters busy and entertained. No matter how much you love them, you may want to spend an evening out without the kids. The property can arrange for a babysitter, so moms and dads can have the chance to take some time for themselves.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the best amenities here is its schedule of live entertainment, so even when visitors stay "in" for the night they won't miss the Dominican Republic's best acts. Live shows are typically hosted about 7 days per week. Needless to say, the frequency may vary.

Plus, there are 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 listed in the following table:

Accommodations near the Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Grand Bahia Principe Ambar 14.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 check
Riu Palace Punta Cana 14.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 5 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
Riu Macao 14.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 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
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
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 -- --
Iberostar Dominicana Hotel 13.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 2 check

If you're in the mood to gamble, visit the nearest casino, Casino Riu Palace Macao. It is about a half mile from Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro.


Guests should take a second look at this property if they desire a truly restful stay, considering this destination has a spa. The list below shows a sample of the available services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool

For the most relaxing 30 to 90 minutes of your life, schedule a massage in a gazebo right out on the beach. There are also three saunas, sensation showers, a hydrotherapy room, bubble beds, and two pools for a wide variety of ways to relax your body, and tap into your inner peace.


One of the most anticipated activities on-site is horseback riding. This pastime is very popular with visitors, especially since the Dominican Republic provides such a beautiful backdrop.

The salon on-site offers both a convenient and calming place to get freshened up for a dressy night out.

Besides all of the activities you'll find on the grounds of this property, travelers itching to do some exploring will never run out of exciting outdoor attractions on Hispaniola. Whether you would rather lay out on the beach or play a round of golf, you can encounter plenty of other options for recreation in the area. Click on these links to read more with regard to sightseeing, shopping, diving, fishing, riding a bicycle or scooter, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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