Things to See and Do While Staying at Iberostar Bavaro

There are a number of ways to occupy your time on Hispaniola, the Dominican Republic, and the Iberostar Bavaro will provide numerous ways to enjoy their vibrant beachfront location. This location offers vacationers an impressive range of recreational opportunities, which means you will have lots of fun activities to choose from during your vacation.

Iberostar Bavaro has one swimming pool, so whether you're with a group that likes to make a splash or just your significant other, it provides a convenient opportunity to cool off or soak up some sun. Of course, this property is also proudly located on the beach, so you'll have a couple different ways to stay cool outdoors while visiting. Another relaxing feature at this property is its whirlpool.

While there's no guarantee you won't overload on the Dominican Republic's delicious cuisine, Iberostar Bavaro makes it easier to stay healthy; you'll find everything you need at their on-site exercise facility.


Those who play tennis should definitely consider booking this property, because its on-site tennis facilites make for a fun afternoon outdoors that doesn't require travel time or extra funds. Guests will find 3 courts on-site.

If you're interested in more accommodation options that offer tennis, you may want to compare Iberostar Bavaro to nearby hotels with this activity, including Grand Palladium Palace Resort, Spa & Casino and Barceló Bávaro Beach.


With gorgeous greenery all around, the Caribbean has many attractive golf courses, including the on-site course at Iberostar Bavaro. This resort invites you to enjoy the outdoors at their on-site course.

Variety is important to some golfers, luckily there are other choices close by. Notable courses in the area include Hard Rock Golf Club at Cana Bay, Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club, and Punta Blanca Golf Course. All of which are within two miles and the nearest of the group is Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club. You can play18 holes at this course. The course is a par 72, with a total length of 6329 yards. 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) 221-6500 ext. 1609.


Located on the beach of Iberostar Bavaro 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 number of different options available on the property, so you're sure to find an aquatic activity you enjoy, even if you're a novice. Check out the following list, which indicates which watersports are available at Iberostar Bavaro:

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

Family Activities

If traveling with youngsters, you should definitely consider staying here at Iberostar Bavaro, because it has tons of family-focused amenities.

Children between the ages of four and 12 can spend their days playing and making new friends in supervised atmosphere at Lucy's Club.

There is an organized children's program at this location, with activities to keep your kids busy and happy. This provides parents with some time of their own, while their little ones meet new friends. No matter how much you love them, you may want to have some fun on your own, without worrying about the kids. Guests can arrange for a babysitter, so that parents will have a chance for some peace and quiet, or a night out by themselves.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Spend the day in the sun and the evening listening to live performances; seeing a show is an easy option since Iberostar Bavaro offers live entertainment. Entertainment is typically hosted 7 days per week. Needless to say, the frequency may vary. If you want to obtain additional details, you can reach the resort at (809) 221-6500.

Plus, there are several different bars, so whether you go to the show or not, you'll have a number of options for the evening.

If you are on the hunt for a variety of after-dark activity options, you'll find that a number of accommodations in the area also offer a small amount of variation for you. These include those displayed in the following table:

Accommodations near the Iberostar Bavaro with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Iberostar Punta Cana 13.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 2 check
Iberostar Dominicana Hotel 13.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 2 check
Ocean Blue Golf and Beach Resort All-inclusive 13.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 5 --
Riu Naiboa 13.8 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 2 check
Hotel Riu Taino 13.9 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 3 check
Vik Hotel Arena Blanca All Inclusive 13.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 --
Riu Macao 14.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 check
Vik Hotel Cayena Beach 12.9 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 check
Punta Cana Princess All Suites Resort And Spa 12.8 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 3 --
Riu Bambuall Inclusive 14.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 check
ClubHotel Riu Bambu 14.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 check
Tropical Princess Beach Resort and Spa All Inclusive 12.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 3 --

If you're in the mood to gamble, one of the closest casinos is at Iberostar Casino. It's a quarter mile from Iberostar Bavaro.


Not all accommodations in the Dominican Republic offer spa services on-site, but Iberostar Bavaro is one of the few in the area that is able to offer its guests a fun (sometimes necessary) way to get properly pampered. This list provides a sample of the available services:

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


Though there is a lot to do on the property, vacationers hoping to get out 'n' about won't find a shortage of exciting things to do and sites to see on Hispaniola. Regardless of whether you are looking to relax on a sunny beach or enjoy a couple rounds of golf, you will encounter lots of other chances for recreation in the area. Click on these articles for information with regard to fishing, riding a bike or scooter, sightseeing, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, and other activities you might enjoy.


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