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IFA Villas Bavaro Resort & Spa

3.5 of 5
Playas de Bavaro | Higuey, La Altagracia, Punta Cana 51101, Dominican Republic
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2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed in this resort in January with my friend. We had a great time, couldn't ask for more - very nice stuff, good service, excellent entertainment, perfect holiday. We checked the reviews before our trip and through out our holiday we couldn't understand what people were complaining about. Somebody might say that we were just lucky. Few month later... More 

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Rutland, Vermont
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Weather was great, beautiful palm trees and plant life. Check in to the room took over an hour. Reserved a king bed and got what they call two queen beds, but more like two double beds. One bed smelled of damp sheets and mold on 1-of the pillows. Room was stripped and clean linen put down. Never received the bed... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a good experience with the hotel it was a very good experience, something that I did not like was the fact there are no smoke policies in close environments, I have a 1 year old kid and in every restaurant there were people smoking, I think they should have reatricted zones for smoking and not allowed inside the... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here with my boyfriend from March 20-27 and it was a good resort. I don’t think I would go back unless the price was a really good deal. This was our fifth trip to Punta Cana and I’m comparing this resort to the other resorts: Bavaro Princess, Occidental Grand and Barcelo Dominican Beach. I’ll start off right away... More 

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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There is so much wrong with this place, that I do not know where to begin. Please don't get hustled into staying here. The pictures are somewhat misleading in that they do not show the aging infrastructure of each room, or the decrepit state of their food situation. We went here as part of aaa birthday celebration, and if it... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

So vast in both size and quality of stay. I am one of those people who read the reviews of resorts that we stay at and hope what I read is on the up and up. My wife and I stayed at this resort a number of years ago before IFA purchased it and had a wonderful time so when... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We planned a week away via Sunwing. Like I said, you get what you pay for. This is absolutely a value resort. We loved the grounds of the resort itself, very pretty. The rooms can be fairly far from the beach, but it was a nice walk. We did arrive to find two beds instead of one, and they were... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The beds are hard and the housekeeping does not come everyday the resort was pretty good but they need to get better with the housekeeping I give it a 3 out of 5 food was good air conditioner stayed on rather you wanted it on or off the pool towels always ran out by 10 am drinks were ok good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In October of 2014 my Husband I treated ourselves to a getaway at the IFA Villas Bavaro and this month my daughter and her boyfriend will be going on our recommendations. This is a lovely, friendly and genuinely warm all inclusive. We had an opportunity to visit a bigger very exclusive resort and for our money there was no comparison...we... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend and I came here from March 28th-April 3rd. We loved it. We were skeptical after reading some reviews but we had an awesome experience. The resort is beautiful and so well maintained&groomed. The service was always so fast with the bartenders and waiters/waitresses. They pretty much give you as much alcohol as you want. The food was good;... More 

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