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

Hispaniola in the Dominican Republic offers plenty of intriguing recreational possibilities, especially for visitors booking a waterfront property like this one. Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro is one of the best properties for guests who crave entertainment and to have their pick of multiple sports.

Since the resort has 2 pools to choose from, you probably won't have any problem claiming enough space to sun tan or relax in the shade. A big plus for many vacationers is that this property is also located next to the ocean, meaning that there are a few different ways to enjoy the water throughout your stay. Another relaxing feature at this property is its whirlpool.

Travelers staying at this property won't need to worry about finding a gym to use during their vacations; the exercise facility on-site includes the equipment you need to keep it going.


Those of you who play tennis might want to consider booking this property, since the tennis facilities — located on-site — make for a fun afternoon outdoors that doesn't require travel time or extra funds. Guests will find 2 courts on the property.

If you're wondering where else you can find tennis courts, you can compare Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro to other hotels in the area that also have courts, including Grand Palladium Palace Resort, Spa & Casino and Melia Caribe Tropical.


With so many attractive features, like its mild and balmy climate, the Dominican Republic is both diverse and beautiful, which means it is one of the most incredible places to play a round of golf. This resort invites you to enjoy a few holes at their on-site course.

If a variety of golfing options interests you, there are three other golfing options very close. Well- known courses in the area are Hard Rock Golf Club at Cana Bay, Punta Blanca Golf Course, and Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club. Each is within one and a quarter miles and the nearest of the group, Punta Blanca Golf Course, is only a meager interval off from the property, so it won't be hard to plan on heading over for a few rounds of golf. There are 18 total holes at this nearby course. This 6706 yard course is rated as a par 72. For those who would like to find out more information, the course can be reached at (809) 468-4734.


A trip to Hispaniola can be the perfect opportunity to try your hand at a new recreational sport. The property offers several options, so you are sure to find a watersport to enjoy, regardless of your skills. Check out the following list, which provides the watersports that are offered by Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro:

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

Family Activities

Do you plan to bring the kids on vacation? You might be impressed with what's offered at Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro, which is known for its family-friendly amenities.

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

The site has a playground, which keeps even their littlest guests grinning. It is one of the safest places for children to release some energy while parents enjoy a bit of downtime. Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro offers an organized children's program too, so kids can enjoy some fun activities of their own. Some parents truly appreciate the value of an evening sans their kids. Here, they allow parents a chance to spend some time by themselves, since they have a babysitting service.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Many people take advantage of the exciting live entertainment available on-site, which means that staying onsite for the evening can be just as fun as an expensive night of bar-hopping. Live shows are typically hosted about 7 days per week. However, the schedule may vary.

The property also has multiple bars, which provide the perfect excuse to explore all areas of the property.

You can also visit one of the other accommodations in the area to check out their limited nightlife offerings. Check out the choices in the following table:

Accommodations near the Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Riu Palace Punta Cana 14.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 5 check
Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar Don Pablo Collection 14.4 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
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 feeling lucky, and want to enjoy a bit of glitz and glamor, one of the closest casinos is at Casino Riu Palace Macao. It's a half mile from Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro.


Vacationers will really appreciate the relaxing amenities here, since this destination features a spa. This list has some of the services that are available to guests:

  • 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.


Horseback riding is another activity that this site offers. Since the Dominican Republic's weather is beautiful year-round, riding is a popular pastime.

The beauty salon on the property offers both a relaxing and convenient way to prep your hair and makeup for a romantic dinner or special occasion.

Besides the activities you'll find right on this property, those looking to do some exploring won't ever run out of interesting recreational opportunities on Hispaniola. No matter if you're looking to relax at the beach or play a couple of rounds on the golf course, you'll find plenty of other options for recreation in and around the area. Investigate these pages to learn more about sightseeing, shopping, diving, fishing, riding a bicycle or scooter, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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