What's Located Around Barceló Punta Cana

Lots of guests choose to come to Hispaniola knowing that they'll get to see the fabulous beaches that the island is known for.

If all you can think about is the beach, Barceló Punta Cana is set in the perfect location for you. This lodging is situated right on the water, so visitors can spend as much time as they like in the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Bavaro Beach

Of course, since Barceló Punta Cana was built directly on Bavaro Beach, hanging out at the beach is a popular pastime here. Bavaro Beach is one of six Punta Cana beaches, which are known as some of the best in the world. As such, the beaches are almost always crowded with tourists trying to catch a glimpse of the beautiful scenery, and dip their toes in the cool clear waters.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your resort can add some depth to your vacation experience, whether it's for enjoying a night out in the area, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Barceló Punta Cana is situated in the vicinity of Punta Cana, in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic; it's 3.6 miles to the north-northwest of Friusa.

The areas that are closest to Barceló Punta Cana are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Bavaro 3.4 SE
Friusa 3.6 SSE
El Macao 5.5 WNW
Pueblo Bavaro 9.3 SSE
Lotificacion Veron Punta Cana 9.8 S
Lotificacion Veron Punta Cana 9.8 S
Uvero Alto 9.9 NW
Plao Bonito 10.4 SE
Los Manantiales 11.8 SSE
Batey La Bomba 12.6 SW

Nearby Attractions

Considering the Dominican Republic is a favorite vacation destination, you are bound to enjoy the multiple attractions found in this region. There are even a handful of attractions found reasonably close to the resort, like Bavaro Cinaemas Srl and Dolphin Discovery. Both of these are perfect for vacationers lodging at Barceló Punta Cana, but the nearest is Bavaro Cinaemas Srl.

To see more info about this or other nearby attractions, check out the table below:

Attractions Near Barcelo Punta Cana
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Bavaro Cinaemas Srl Movie Theater 9.3 SSE Pueblo Bavaro
Dolphin Discovery Zoo 8.5 SE 5.0 mi. Southeast of Friusa
Museo de la Altagracia Museum 17.8 WSW Higuey
Casa Museo de Ponce de Leon Museum -- -- San Rafael Del Yuma
Wild Ranch Zip Line Site -- -- 12.2 mi. South-Southwest of Higuey
Pozo de la Virgen Historical Site 17.7 WSW Higuey
Parque Ecologico La Encantada Park 17.3 WSW Higuey

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, Dolphin Discovery might be worth a visit. Dolphin Discovery in Punta Cana allows visitors to get up close and personal with the marine world's favorite mammal, the dolphin, through a series of well-supervised encounters.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing where to book your stay, it is often worthwhile to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to better understand the surrounding area. You'll find lots of additional places to consider before coming to a decision, as this part of Hispaniola offers vacationers a terrific selection of hotels and resorts to pick from. Find details about all of the region's booking possibilities by reviewing the table below.

Accommodations near Barcelo Punta Cana
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Memories Splash 0.2 E 3.5 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Royalton Punta Cana 0.2 ESE 3.4 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Riu Republica 0.2 W 3.7 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Hideaway at Royalton Punta Cana 0.3 E Punta Cana, Hispaniola
Majestic Elegance Punta Cana 0.3 ESE 3.3 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Majestic Colonial Punta Cana Resort All-inclusive 0.3 ESE 3.3 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana 0.6 W 3.9 mi. Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Royalton Bavaro Resort & Spa 0.7 SE 2.9 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro 0.9 SE 2.8 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar Don Pablo Collection 0.9 SSE 2.6 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola

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