On the beach
With a stay at this well-placed property, you'll be half a mile (1 km) from Arena Gorda Beach and within 3 miles (5 km) of Hard Rock Golf Club at Cana Bay. Iberostar Golf Course and Punta Blanca Golf Course are also within 3 miles (5 km).
This all-inclusive property features a golf course, free water park access, and a casino. Relax beachside with beach umbrellas and cool off with a drink at the beach bar. There's fun for all ages with a free kid's club and mini golf, and in-room childcare is an added bonus.
Jetted tubs, free WiFi
Boasting jetted bathtubs, the 570 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and free minibar items. Other amenities include balconies, sitting areas, and plasma TVs with satellite channels.
Jan 11, 2020 by Customer Service
Dear Shante, It is a pleasure for all of us to know that you enjoyed a good time our Resort. Thank you for highlighting our grounds and activities. Please be assured that your observations have been taken into great consideration with the aim of continuing to provide the best vacations. We are looking forward to welcoming you in your proximate vacations Punta Cana! Please do not hesitate to visit our website where you can find all information and update of our Hotels. Kindest regards, Valentina Checo Online Reputation Bahía Príncipe Bavaro Resort
Sep 19, 2019 by Customer Service
Dear Guest, Thank you for contacting us and for choosing us as your holiday destination. We are very pleased to know that you enjoyed an amazing experience thanks to our sandy beaches and swimming pools, good variety of restaurants, entertainment, spacious rooms, and courteous staff. We are looking forward to welcoming you in your proximate vacations Punta Cana! Kind regards, Valentina Checo Online Reputation Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort
Jun 12, 2019 by Customer service
Dear Guest, Thank you for your comment. Please do not hesitate to visit our website where you can find all information and update of our Hotels. Kindest regards, Luz Caraballo Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort
Jun 2, 2019 by Customer service
Dear Guest, We are very pleased to know that they had a lovely time again in Punta Cana thanks to our installations and good service from staff. Our goal is to make your stay become an unforgettable experience. We looking’s forward to seeing you soon. Best regards, Luz Caraballo Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort
Apr 2, 2019 by Customer Service
Dear Guest, Posts such as yours delight us and give us the confidence to keep working hard to satisfy our customers and improve our service. Please be assured that your wonderful comments will be forwarded to Maria. We would like to cater you once again at Dominican Republic and continue offering you outstanding vacations! Always at your disposal, Jasmin Reyes Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort
May 8, 2019 by Customer service
Dear Jack, We can assure you that in Bahia Principe Hotels & Resorts we are always very concerned about our guests' wellbeing and safety and of course we take any allegations of misconduct very seriously as in our company there is no place for such inappropriate behavior. For this reason, in order to bring you the best service regarding your concerns, please be so kind to send us an email to and provide us with all the details regarding this incident with your booking information. As soon as we receive your email, we will forward it to the corresponding department who will investigate the situation. Always at your disposal, Luz Caraballo Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort
Apr 30, 2019 by Customer Service
Dear Guest, As a repeater client, your opinion is very important to us. It represents a challenge, an opportunity to improve our services and maintain the magic that makes our dear customers choose for their holiday destination this paradise called Dominican Republic. You are welcome to contact us for your next visit with your family to our Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda in order to prepare all the details to provide you an unforgettable experience. Looking forward to seeing you soon! Jasmin Reyes Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort
Feb 5, 2019 by Customer Service
Dear Guest, We would like to thank you for taking the time to share your experience, which gives us an opportunity to evaluate our performance. Will be a pleasure to have the opportunity to welcome you once again and provide you with a wonderful vacation. Regards from the Dominican Republic! Luz Caraballo Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort
Jan 9, 2019 by Customer Service
Dear Gail, It is a pleasure to know that you enjoyed a relaxing vacation. We would like to cater you once again at the Dominican Republic and continue providing you with very good vacations! Regards from the Caribbean! Luz Caraballo Bahia Principe Bavaro Resort
This property is closed from 17 March 2020 to 30 June 2020 (dates subject to change).
This property is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).
Gratuities and taxes
Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.
Food and beverages
Activities and facilities/equipment
All onsite activities and use of facilities and equipment are included.
Bahia Principe Luxury Esmeralda - All Inclusive is an all-inclusive property. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities. Bahia Principe Luxury Esmeralda - All Inclusive offers its guests a full-service spa, a golf course, a complimentary water park, and 2 outdoor swimming pools. There are 4 restaurants on site, along with a snack bar/deli. For a drink, you can stop by one of the onsite bars, including 2 poolside bars and 8 bars/lounges. Free breakfast is available daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. A casino, a children's pool, and a nightclub are also featured at the luxury Bahia Principe Luxury Esmeralda - All Inclusive. Free self parking is available. This 5-star Punta Cana property is smoke free.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking
Bahia Principe Luxury Esmeralda - All Inclusive offers 570 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature free minibar items and safes. Rooms open to balconies. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas and include day beds. A pillow menu is available. Plasma televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with jetted bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries. This Punta Cana property provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
Guests are served free buffet breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM.
Jazmin - Overlooking the pool, this buffet restaurant specializes in international cuisine. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
Night Snack - Onsite buffet restaurant. Open daily.
Rodizio Arrecife - This restaurant specializes in Brazilian cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open daily.
Takara - This restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open daily.
Bella Italia - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open daily.
24-hour room service is available.
Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including a complimentary water park. 2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a spa tub, a sauna, and a fitness center.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Bahia Spa has massage/treatment rooms. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include hot stone massages, facials, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and reflexology.
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.
A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.
Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.