Things to See and Do While Staying at Paradisus Palma Real Resort

Hispaniola in the Dominican Republic offers guests lots of interesting recreational opportunities, especially if you plan to stay at a waterfront vacation spot like this one. Paradisus Palma Real Resort is one of the best properties in the area for guests who crave entertainment and to participate in new activities.

Considering the resort has a total of 2 pools on-site, you likely won't have any trouble finding enough space for your group. One of the bonuses is that this accommodation is also found adjacent to the sea, meaning that there are a few different ways to play in the water through the course of your stay. After a long day of walking, it might also be nice to ease into their whirlpool.

Some travelers worry about finding a gym that they can use during their stay, but here they have them covered; a fitness facility is available on the grounds.


Those who play tennis should definitely consider booking this property, since its tennis facilities — located on-site — are fun for all ages and skill levels. Guests shouldn't have any problems finding an open court, considering that there are 5 of them.

Searching for more spots like this one? You may want to compare Paradisus Palma Real Resort to similar sites with this activity, including Barceló Bávaro Beach and Grand Palladium Palace Resort, Spa & Casino.


Although Paradisus Palma Real Resort doesn't have a golf course on the property, it may be possible to arrange for a tee time nearby. Golf courses in this area are The Lakes Barcelo Bavaro Golf Course, Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club, and Cocotal Golf and Country Club. Each is within visiting distance, and the most nearby of the group, Cocotal Golf and Country Club, is only a short distance away from the property, so it won't be troublesome to plan heading over for a few rounds of golf. The course has 18 holes. The total length is 6021 yards, and it's been rated 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 reached at (809) 687-4653.


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 a watersport to enjoy, even if you're a novice. Check out the following list, which shows the watersports available at Paradisus Palma Real Resort:

  • Boating
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

If you plan to bring the whole family on vacation, one of the best choices is Paradisus Palma Real Resort, as it is ready with a great set of family-focused amenities.

Children get special treatment at Paradisus Palma Real Resort with their very own Kids Zone, offering supervised, age-appropriate activities to keep the youngsters happy all day long.

The property is equipped with a game room, where guests of all ages can play arcade games and be social. There is also a playground, where even younger guests can have a blast while on the property. The property offers a children's program too, with organized activities to keep them busy. Most parents know the value of an evening sans children. At this hotel they allow parents an opportunity to have a date alone, since they have a babysitting service.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the greatest perks of staying at this location is seeing their live entertainment, which means that staying onsite for the evening can be just as fun as an expensive night of bar-hopping. Entertainment is typically hosted 7 days per week. Of course, the details can vary seasonally. If you'd like to find out more about the entertainment schedule, call the resort at (809) 688-5000.

Also on-site are several bars, where bartenders will be serving up island favorites before the show.

If you take a stroll outside of the confines of your accommodations, you'll find a few other choices in the immediate area with nightlife options. Though none of these are very highly rated with regards to nighttime entertainment, they will give you options. Find out more by viewing the options in the following chart:

Accommodations near the Paradisus Palma Real Resort with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Secrets Royal Beach 10.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 14 check
Melia Caribe Tropical 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
Barceló Bávaro Beach 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 -- --
Barcelo Bavaro Palace Deluxe Central Punta Cana 13 check
Hotel Green Coast 11.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana -- --
The Royal Suites Turquesa Adult Only All Inclusive Resort 11.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 12 check

As luck would have it, this property has its own casino, which is the perfect excuse to stay "in" for the night. For a different experience, there is another casino location worth visiting, the Casino Palma Real. You can find Casino Palma Real only a short range away from this accommodation.


Vacationers will find some of the best opportunities for relaxation at Paradisus Palma Real Resort, because this destination has an on-site spa. This list provides some of the services available at the spa:

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


One of the most anticipated activities on-site is horseback riding. Many visitors find riding to be a pleasant way to spend an afternoon in the Dominican Republic.

Though there is plenty to do on the property, those hoping to do some exploring shouldn't ever run out of exciting things to do and sites to see on Hispaniola. No matter if you'd rather lay out at the beach or play a round of golf, you'll find lots of other options for recreation in and around the area. Check out these links to learn more with regard to sightseeing, scuba diving, riding a bike or scooter, shopping, fishing, snorkeling, and other activities.


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