Things to See and Do While Staying at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana

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There's so much to appreciate about Hispaniola in the Dominican Republic that it can be hard to decide what to do next. Properties like the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana can provide everything necessary to have fun and relax in the nearby coastal region. This location provides a wide selection of recreational opportunities, which means you'll have no shortage of intriguing activities to enjoy during your stay.

With 15 swimming pools to choose from at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana, it will be easy to find enough space to spread your towel by the water. A big plus for many vacationers is that this accommodation is situated right next to the beach, meaning that there are many ways to spend time in the water throughout your stay. A long soak in the whirlpool on-location is another way to spend time in the water.

Dedicated travelers who want to maintain their shape during vacation can do so at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana; be sure to ask the staff how to access the workout facility available on-site.

Tennis

This resort is able to provide challenging entertainment to tennis buffs, considering vacationers staying here can spend some of their free time playing a match on-site. There are 2 courts on this property. Fortunately, the lighting at their tennis facilities means you can keep your match going past sunset.

Where else can you find tennis on-property? You can take a look at similar accommodations, including Grand Palladium Palace Resort, Spa & Casino and The Royal Suites Turquesa Adult Only All Inclusive Resort.

Golf

With some of the most beautiful landscapes in the world, the Dominican Republic offers colorful golfing destinations, like the on-site course at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana. This resort invites you to enjoy the outdoors at their on-site course.

If a variety of golfing options interests you, there are some other courses near the one at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana. Notable courses in the area include Cocotal Golf and Country Club, Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club, and Punta Blanca Golf Course. All of them are within six miles and the nearest one of the three, Punta Blanca Golf Course, is just a quick hike away from the lodging, so it won't be trouble to make stopping in for some rounds on the links. You can play18 holes at this course. It's a total of 6706 yards long, and is a par 72. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, the course can be contacted at (809) 468-4734.

Watersports

Located by the pool of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana is Dressel Divers, which offers many activity options; they offer scuba diving courses (Dressel Divers Bavaro - Punta Cana), snorkeling tours (Dressel Divers Bavaro - Punta Cana and water sports operations (Dressel Divers Bavaro - Punta Cana).

While visiting Hispaniola you may want to try out a new recreational sport. There are a variety of different options available here, so you are sure to find an aquatic activity you enjoy, even if it's your first time. The bullets below indicates which watersports are available at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana:

  • Boating
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Watercraft

Family Activities

If traveling with youngsters, you should definitely consider staying here at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana, since it is stocked full of family-friendly amenities.

Many parents know the rarity of an evening sans their kids. At this hotel they give parents an opportunity to have a date by themselves, because they have babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

When you get back to your room, exhausted by a day of exploring, nothing's better than letting the nightlife come to you; it's an easy option since live entertainment is offered on-site at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana. Generally, vacationers can enjoy live entertainment 7 days per week. Of course, the frequency may vary seasonally. If you want to learn more details, you can reach the resort at (809) 731-0000.

Another reason to spend time at this vacation destination is their multiple bars, so you and your companions can enjoy a cocktail before or after the show.

At night, you may want to head over to a nearby accommodation that also has nightlife options. Not all of the options listed below will have nightlife better than what you might find at your own lodging, but they do offer a bit of variety. These choices are shown below:

Accommodations near the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Riu Republica 15.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 5 check
Barceló Punta Cana 15.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 9 --
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 -- --
Majestic Elegance Punta Cana 15.1 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 11 check
Majestic Colonial Punta Cana Resort All-inclusive 15.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 9 check
Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar Don Pablo Collection 14.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 11 check
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
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

Feeling lucky? You can also pay a visit to the casino on-site, where you can play a game of chance, and perhaps enjoy a big win. Plus, there is another casino, found at Casino Riu Palace Macao. This one's just 2.0 miles of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana.

Spa

Not every property in the Dominican Republic has spa facilities, but Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana is one pleasant place that can provide their guests a calm setting where they can enjoy a brief moment of utter relaxation. The list below provides some of the services available at the spa:

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

At Rock Spa, guests will find luxury and rejuvenation in the 35 spa suites, 11 indoor and outdoor couples spa suites, two VIP suites, lagoons, two whirlpools, steam rooms, a sauna, hydro-reflexology, sensory expertise pool, and even an ice room. Guests can choose from any number of personalized services to relax and recovery in luxury.

Other

Beyond all of the activities available on-site, travelers who want to do some exploring will certainly appreciate the many interesting sites to see and things to do on Hispaniola. No matter if you would rather spend time at the beach or enjoy a round or two of golf, you will encounter lots of other chances for recreation in the immediate surroundings. Click on these links for information concerning sightseeing, shopping, diving, fishing, riding a bicycle or scooter, snorkeling, and other activities.

 

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