Things to See and Do While Staying at Ifa Villas Bavaro All-inclusive

Hispaniola in the Dominican Republic offers guests no shortage of exciting outdoor opportunities, especially for those who are staying at a waterfront destination like this one. Ifa Villas Bavaro All-inclusive is an excellent property for those who want several on-site options and to give new activities a try.

Ifa Villas Bavaro All-inclusive has 3 swimming pools, so those who look forward to relaxing by the water will experience less crowds and more opportunities. One of the bonuses is that this accommodation is located right next to the shore, meaning that there are a few different ways to play in the water throughout your stay.


This villa complex is able to provide challenging entertainment to tennis enthusiasts, considering those staying here can choose to play a match or two on the property. There are 2 tennis courts on the property.

Where else can you stay and play on-site tennis? You may want to browse similar accommodations, like Barceló Bávaro Beach and Grand Palladium Palace Resort, Spa & Casino.


Although there isn't a golf course at Ifa Villas Bavaro All-inclusive, the on-site staff may be able to assist you in scheduling a tee time nearby. Nearby golf courses include Cocotal Golf and Country Club, Catalonia Bavaro Resort Cabeza de Toro, and The Lakes Barcelo Bavaro Golf Course. The lot of them are within four miles and the closest of the group, The Lakes Barcelo Bavaro Golf Course, is just a meager interval off from the lodging, so it won't be troublesome to plan stopping by for some rounds on the links. The course has a total of 18 holes. It's a par 72 course, and is 6655 yards long. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, the course can be reached at (809) 686-5797 ext. 1835.


Even though there may not be any watersports available, they do provide water-bound guests with some nice scuba diving opportunities.

Family Activities

Travelers of all ages can have a blast at Ifa Villas Bavaro All-inclusive, which is ready with a great set of family-focused amenities.

Some areas of the swimming pools are reserved for children. The disco invites the youngest of children to come dance and enjoy. For parents wishing to get some time alone, the IFA Villas Bávaro Resort & Spa can provide babysitting service for an additional fee.

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 the little ones do fun activities of their own. At times, you might want to relax without the kids. Guests can arrange for a babysitter, so that parents can have a chance for some peace and quiet, or a night out by themselves.

Entertainment and Nightlife

This property offers a schedule of live performances, so even when guests stay inside for the night they'll still have the opportunity to see a show. Entertainment at this property is hosted about 7 days per week. Please keep in mind, the frequency can vary with the season. If you want to learn more about their on-property entertainment, call the front desk at (809) 221-8555.

Also on-site are many bars, leaving guests with lots of after-hours options.

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 listed in the following table:

Accommodations near the Ifa Villas Bavaro All-inclusive with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Melia Caribe Tropical Central Punta Cana 14 check
Barceló Bávaro Beach Central Punta Cana 8 check
Paradisus Palma Real Resort 10.2 mi. North of Central Punta Cana 9 check
Barcelo Bavaro Palace Deluxe Central Punta Cana 13 check
Secrets Royal Beach 10.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 14 check
Tropical Sueno Resort and Spa Club All-inclusive 10.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana -- --
Tropical Orquidea Club All-inclusive 10.8 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 3 check
Barcelo Dominican Beach All Inclusive 11.1 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 8 check
whala!bavaro 11.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana -- --
El Cortecito Inn 11.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana -- --
Carabela Bavaro 11.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana -- --
Hotel Green Coast 11.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana -- --

For some nearby fun, you can visit the closest casino, Casino Palma Real. You can find Casino Palma Real just a short range away from this lodging.


Not every property in the Dominican Republic has a spa of their own, but Ifa Villas Bavaro All-inclusive is one of the few in the area that does offer its patrons an unbeatable way to release tension and renew their bodies. The following list has some of the services available at the spa:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Spa Facility


Even though there's a lot to do on-site, visitors who want to get out 'n' about won't find a shortage of interesting things to do on Hispaniola. Whether you're looking to spend time at the beach or enjoy a few rounds on the golf course, you will encounter plenty of other chances for recreation in the immediate vicinity. Check out these links for information with regard to fishing, riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, sightseeing, and other activities you might enjoy.


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