We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 100 Punta Cana hotels

Catalonia Royal Bavaro

4.5 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Playa Bavaro, Punta Cana 837, Dominican Republic
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Catalonia Royal Bavaro to your Saves list
Catalonia Royal Bavaro
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
84%
Ranked #37 of 100 hotels in Punta Cana
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
arqatramiz London, United Kingdom
  • Overview
  • Reviews (2,891)
  • Photos (4,067)
  • Amenities
  • Q&A (2)
  • Room tips (572)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

2,891 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    1,614
    809
    291
    96
    81
See reviews for
172
2154
44
13
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (572)
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I travelled in May 2014 with my Mum for a week all-inclusive at this hotel. I was studying for an exam so chose this couples-only resort to have peace and quiet and no screaming kids or booming music. This was a lovely hotel - the pool and grounds were well-maintained and it was well worth it's 4 star status. We... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

When booking this trip there were 2 things that were a must. A/C and WIFI, both suck. We are currently staying here from July 24th to July 31st and so far I am no happy. The property is beautiful but the beach and resturants are better on the other side. We have gone to the front desk numerous times about... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Richmond, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was my first all inclusive resort, so I tried to go in with an open mind but I really had no clue what to expect. I'll try to be brief. We arrived in the afternoon and got our delicious welcome drinks, we were told to come back in 30 minutes and our room would be ready. Got another drink... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I went here in October 2013 for our honeymoon. We were actually staying in the adults only section but the taxi driver dropped us at the wrong entrance! We tried to check in but the guy at reception said he couldn't find our reservation. After a panicked 10 minutes he finally told us that we were staying... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
West New York, New Jersey
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was a good resort in the past been go there for 4years straight but this year it wasn't that grate. Why the management have employees hounding you to buy what they say it's a vacation club but we know it's a time share. We go there to relax and enjoy a vacation not to be hounded to buy anything.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 7
NJ
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We just returned today from a 5 day stay at the Catalonia Royal Bavaro resort. My husband and I stayed there from July 18-July 23rd for a much needed getaway. I read many horrible reviews prior to going so my expectations wew fairly low upon arriving. Well was I wrong. Our check in was a breeze and even got an... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 6
Ocean View, Delaware
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
32 hotel reviews
127 helpful votes 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I were here from July 14-21, 2014. We felt very welcomed upon arrival and we were offered a welcome drink--yum! We were thankful that we were not there in June when the Texan invasion occurred along with endless country music; my condolences to those who posted about this. Sounds like a long, slow, and expensive torture. However,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 7
Nashville, Tennessee
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I went back and forth on giving this place 3 and 4 stars, but I landed on 4. I will give the pros and cons and what I think they did great, and not so great. First of all, I’ve been to Punta Cana before and stayed at another resort, Excellence. That is a 5 star, hands down. This place... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 5
Union
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I had an amazing time we my family and friend.I feel every staff part of my family.I can't wait to come back GREAT customer service,GREAT employees were GREAT and very very HELPFUL.Food was DELECIOUS.Room,Restaurant,Pool,everything EXECELENTE.!!!!

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Kansas City, Missouri
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Went on my honeymoon here. It was the most beautiful hotel I have ever seen! Very private rooms, clean, with so much room and a jacuzzi! Not only did we have two pools in our area but we had ocean access. Walk right out to the beach from the hotel! The best part was that the family side would not... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Catalonia Royal Bavaro, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Catalonia Royal Bavaro? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Hotel Summarization (Beta)

What travelers say

  • Sea blue(55)
  • Infinity pool(45)
  • Family side(42)
  • Very good(35)
  • Room service(35)
  • Piano Bar(32)
  • Beach parties(20)
  • Cata tapa(18)
  • Great time(16)
  • Italian restaurant(13)

Additional Information about Catalonia Royal Bavaro

Address: Playa Bavaro, Punta Cana 837, Dominican Republic
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Catalonia Royal Bavaro 4.5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Caribbean Online Mgt Corp., Tingo, Hotels.com, BookIt.com, getaroom.com and Otel so you can book your Catalonia Royal Bavaro reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Catalonia Royal Bavaro Hotel Punta Cana
Catalonia Royal Bavaro Punta Cana
Royal Catalonia Bavaro

4,067 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (3922)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1040)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (552)
Viewed
Room/suite (540)
Viewed
Dining (336)
Viewed
View from room (143)
Viewed
2:37
Videos (8)
Viewed
Bathroom (82)
Viewed
Family/play areas (10)
Viewed
Other (1211)

Expert photos: Taken by TripAdvisor travel experts

Viewed
All expert photos (107)
Viewed
Amenities (14)
Viewed
Beach (20)
Viewed
Junior Suite (44)
Viewed
Pool (7)
Viewed
Restaurants and Bars (8)
Viewed
The Hotel (14)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (39)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (3)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (17)
Viewed
Other (13)

Amenities

Casino and Gambling Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style
#15 Family Hotel in Punta Cana #16 Casino Hotel in Punta Cana #17 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana #27 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana #31 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana #31 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
Hotel Class
Number of rooms
144

Questions & Answers

Here’s what questions travelers have asked, with answers from representatives of Catalonia Royal Bavaro and other travelers.
2 questions

See all questions (2)

See which rooms travelers prefer