Things to See and Do While Staying at Paradisus Punta Cana

Hispaniola in the Dominican Republic provides lots of exciting places to explore, especially for those booking a beachside property like this one. Paradisus Punta Cana is great for guests who want to stay entertained and give new activities a try.

Because the resort has a total of 5 pools on-site, you'll probably have no problem finding a prime poolside spot. One of the bonuses is that this property is also situated next to the ocean, so there are a few different ways to play in the water during your stay. Follow up your swim with a few minutes in the lodgings's whirlpool, perfect for relieving soreness from a day of exploring.

At Paradisus Punta Cana, you can maintain your fitness routine, even while dining on the Dominican Republic's irresitable cuisine; be sure to ask the staff how to access the workout facility available on-site.


This resort is a perfect fit for tennis enthusiasts, considering visitors can spend some time on the court without leaving the property. There are 4 courts on the property. An evening match on their lighted courts would be a nice alternative to hot daytime play.

Looking for more options where on-site tennis is a possibility? You may wish to compare this property to nearby hotels with this activity, including Grand Palladium Palace Resort, Spa & Casino and Barceló Bávaro Beach.


Even though there isn't a golf course at Paradisus Punta Cana, you might be able to schedule a tee time. Nearby courses are Cocotal Golf and Country Club, Punta Blanca Golf Course, and Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club. The lot of them are within two and a half miles and the most proximate of the collection is Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club. This course has 18 holes total. This par 72 course is 6329 yards long. For those who would like to find out more information, contact the course at (809) 221-6500 ext. 1609.


A vacation to Hispaniola can be a good time to try out a new recreational sport. There are a variety of different options available here, so you can be sure to find a watersport to enjoy, regardless of your skills. The following list shows the watersports available at Paradisus Punta Cana:

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

Family Activities

Planning to vacation with your children? Then you will like your options at Paradisus Punta Cana, because it has tons of family-friendly offerings.

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.

The site has a game room, where guests of all ages can play arcade games and be social. There's a playground on the property too, where the hotel's smallest guests can work out their extra energy. Paradisus Punta Cana offers an organized children's program too, so kids can enjoy some fun activities of their own. Many parents understand the value of a night without children. Here, they offer parents the chance to explore alone, since they offer a babysitting service.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Paradisus Punta Cana offers live enterainment, so even when guests choose to stay in at night they won't miss the Dominican Republic's best acts. Entertainment at this property is hosted about 7 days per week. Of course, the frequency can vary with the season. If you want to learn more about their on-property entertainment, call the resort at (809) 687-9923.

Also on-site are multiple bars, so guests can choose to meet up at their favorite one before the show.

When you've exhausted all of the nighttime entertainment options at your destination, you can seek pleasure elsewhere. The accommodations in the surrounding area have a small amount of nightlife available to you, such as what you will find displayed 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

Luckily, this site also has its own casino, so it's as easy as ever to "stay in" for the night, without sacrificing fun and excitement. If one gambling hot spot isn't enough, there is another casino location worth visiting, the Iberostar Casino. It is about 1.3 miles of Paradisus Punta Cana.


Guests will find some of the best opportunities for relaxation at Paradisus Punta Cana, considering this destination has its own spa. The following list shows a sample 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 this site offers. Many guests find this activity to be both relaxing and exhilarating.

The beauty salon on the property offers a convenient way to prep your hair and makeup for a dinner date or special night.

Even though there's plenty of fun activities right on-location, those looking to get out 'n' about will appreciate the many interesting things to see and do on Hispaniola. Whether you'd rather lay out on a sunny beach or enjoy a couple rounds of golf, you will encounter lots of other opportunities for recreation close at hand. Click on these articles for information about riding a bike or moped, shopping, diving, sightseeing, snorkeling, fishing, and other activities.


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