Things to See and Do While Staying at Paradisus Punta Cana

With so many attractions and vendors vying for your attention, choices throughout Hispaniola in the Dominican Republic can be overwhelming. The Paradisus Punta Cana can provide everything needed to have an exciting time in the nearby coastal region. This property offers travelers an impressive range of recreational possibilities, meaning you will have plenty of enjoyable activities to choose from during your vacation.

With 5 swimming pools to choose from at Paradisus Punta Cana, it should be easy for you find the perfect poolside spot. This accommodation is situated adjacent to the coast, so there are plenty of options when it comes time to enjoy the water when you stay here. A long soak in the whirlpool on-location is another way to spend time in the water.

If you're worried about finding a gym to use while in the Dominican Republic, this destination has you covered; a fitness facility is available on the grounds.


Anyone who likes tennis will find an extra perk when staying at this location, because its on-site tennis facilites make a fun place to spend time with the family. Guests will find 4 courts on-site. Of course, players don't have to stop when the sun goes down; courts here are equipped with lighting.

Where else can you find tennis on-property? You may wish to compare this property to other hotels in the area that also have courts, like Grand Palladium Palace Resort, Spa & Casino and Barceló Bávaro Beach.


Although Paradisus Punta Cana does not have a golf course, you may be able to arrange some playing time nearby. Nearby golf courses include Cocotal Golf and Country Club, Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club, and Punta Blanca Golf Course. The lot of them are within two and a half miles and the closest of the collection is Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club. There are 18 total holes at this golf course. It's a par 72 course, and is 6329 yards long. For golfers who want to learn more, the course can be reached at (809) 221-6500 ext. 1609.


Travelers who appreciate a wide variety of watersports will have a wonderful time when they visit Paradisus Punta Cana. The list below shows the water activities that the property has.

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Watercraft
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Plan to travel with the whole family? Then don't overlook Paradisus Punta Cana, which is stocked full of family-focused amenities.

With a Mini Club for kids and child-friendly amenities like a play ground and babysitting service, the whole family can enjoy a tropical vacation at Paradisus Punta Cana. The resort also offers a special service called "Family Concierge" that includes a private check-in area for families, the assistance of a family concierge who coordinates all of the needs that are specific to family travel. The Kids' Beach Check-In Kit includes a hat, t-shirt, floater, and sun block, and there are even specially approved rooms for families.

There is a game room on-site, where guests of all ages can play arcade games and be social. Plus, there's a playground where the little ones can tire themselves out. This site also has an organized program for kids, which will keep youngsters busy and entertained. No matter how much you love them, you might want to spend a few hours away from the kids. The property can provide a babysitting service, so parents will have a chance to take a romantic stroll around town.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Paradisus Punta Cana features live entertainment, so even when guests choose to stay in at night they won't miss the chance to see some of the Dominican Republic's best performers. Live entertainment is typically available 7 days per week. Needless to say, the details can vary seasonally. If you'd like to learn more about what entertainment will be offered, call the resort at (809) 687-9923.

The property also has several bars, so guests can choose to meet up at their favorite one before the show.

Nearby accommodations offering a broader (though not necessarily highly rated) range of nightlife options are listed in the following table:

Accommodations near the Paradisus Punta Cana with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Caribe Club Princess 12.6 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 --
Bavaro Princess All Suites Resort Spa And Casino 12.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 3 check
Tropical Princess Beach Resort and Spa All Inclusive 12.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 3 --
Punta Cana Princess All Suites Resort And Spa 12.8 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 3 --
Occidental Grand Punta Cana 12.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 7 check
Vik Hotel Cayena Beach 12.9 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 check
Vik Hotel Arena Blanca All Inclusive 13.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 --
Ocean Blue Golf and Beach Resort All-inclusive 13.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 5 --
Grand Palladium Palace Resort, Spa & Casino 11.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 18 check
Iberostar Bavaro 13.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 check
The Royal Suites Turquesa Adult Only All Inclusive Resort 11.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 12 check
Iberostar Punta Cana 13.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 2 check

At the on-site casino you can spend part of your evening pursuing the jackpot. For a different atmosphere, there is another casino location worth visiting, the Iberostar Casino. You will find Iberostar Casino merely a short distance away from this accommodation.


Not all options in the Dominican Republic can say they have a spa, but Paradisus Punta Cana is one of a few that is able and excited to offer its guests a convenient, calming way to enjoy a brief moment of utter relaxation. The list below has some of the available spa services:

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

The Yhi Spa and Health Club is a sanctuary where guests can go to purify their mind and body through relaxing massage or a session at the state-of-the-art fitness center.


Horseback riding is another activity that is available through Paradisus Punta Cana. Since the Dominican Republic's weather is beautiful year-round, riding is a popular pastime.

The salon on-site is a convenient place to beautify yourself before a special dinner or night of entertainment.

In addition to the activities you'll find right on-location, those who want to explore will appreciate the many exciting recreational opportunities on Hispaniola. No matter if you're looking to lay out at the beach or play a couple of rounds on the golf course, you can find lots of other opportunities for recreation nearby. Click these pages for information about riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities.


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