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Catalonia Royal Bavaro

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Playa Bavaro, Punta Cana 837, Dominican Republic
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Riga, Latvia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It felt that we stayed too long. After some 3 nights we got bored. Hotel is in remote location therefore exploring surrounding area was expensive (one way taxi to city cost 30$ but a car rent for a day cost 60$). The beach was covered with seaweed. There were excursions available but everyone tried to rip you off (for example,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I came for a wedding and i must say from the outside looking in it looks great but unfortunately its all a facade. We had 3 people in one room with 1 king and a cart bed. Getting a room with 2 beds is nonexistent since they only have 3 rooms that come with double beds. I was not impressed... More 

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, Director General at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Laquisa Thank you for taking the time to share your comments online and for choosing us as the destination for your vacations. Regarding your comments, we would like to apologize for any inconveniences you may have experienced during your stay with us. We thank you for bringing these matters to our attention in order to improve these shortfalls with... More 

Illinois
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed for 7 days (8/13-8/20) We upgraded for $300 to Room 3835 (2nd floor) but not sure what we received anything different from the couple we traveled with - who didn't upgrade. It was nice and relaxing. Yes the seaweed was bad but the staff worked daily to keep the beach clean. It was always plenty of beach chairs and... More 

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, Director General at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Lucky On behalf of the Staff and Management of our Resort, we would like to thank the time you are taking to share your feedback of your recent stay, being of the utmost importance for us and our main source to improve our facilities and service. It is so nice to hear that you enjoyed your vacation and we... More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Writing this with a week to go till we are back there again(29/08/2015-12/09/2015).This is our 3rd time here(August 2009 & June 2013) Yes there is seaweed on the beach but every morning there is a gang of men cleaning it up The food might be repetitive but there is that much of it that you cannot eat it all plus... More 

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, Director General at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Pam Thank you so much for your comments. Our staff is going to receive your kind comments. Your feedback will serve as an inspiration to them and to our team to continue working with passion, ensuring our valued guests have an enjoyable and a memorable experience with us. Best Regards General Manager More 

Jonava, Lithuania
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In July was a lot of seaweed, the smell was unpleasant, but after a few days used to seeing and smelling it. Service was in a very high level! Food and drinks very delicious, big choice. We have got married there, one of the best places to get married, I suppose.

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, Director General at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Nadiusa First of all, we ́re so proud you had a choosen us once again. Thank you so much for your comments. Our staff is going to receive your kind comments. We also hope for the seaweed to go away soon, we try to keep the beach clean, but nature is bitting us roght now.Your feedback will serve as... More 

Toronto, Canada
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20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have travelled extensively around the Caribbean yet had never been to the DR feeling as though it would be similar to Cuba. He are my own opinions after reading the many inconsistent reviews on trip advisor. Cons - the beach isn't great at all due to seaweed. Not their fault and apparently an issue in much of the Caribbean... More 

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, Director General at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear, guest We would like to thank you for choosing our resort as your host on your recent gateway to our destination. It was a pleasure having you and we appreciate that you have taken the time to share your experience on Tripadvisor. Thank you for your nice remarks about our Resort. et us apologize for not exceeding your expectations... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I agree 100% with the reviewer below me. I came back yesterday from my vacation and could not wait to write this review. Please do not let the nice and professional pictures full you. The most disappointing thing about this resort is the staff. They were rude and looked like they did not want to be there. The front desk... More 

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, Director General at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear guest We would like to apologize for the inconveniences you may have experienced during your stay with us. We thank you for bringing these matters to our attention in order to improve these shortfalls with the departments involved. We are working in remodeling our pool to improve our guests opinions. We feel truely sorry for the bad experience you... More 

New Jersey
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was by far the worst vacation I have ever been on. It does not take a lot to keep my bf or I happy. I have lived and traveled aroubd the world and have dealt with various cultures, food, living quarters, weather, and even levels of cleanliness BUT this is the first time I have ever, EVER searched for... More 

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, Director General at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you for taking the time to share your comments online. We would like to apologize for the inconveniences you may have experienced during your stay with us. We thank you for bringing these matters to our attention in order to improve these shortfalls with the departments involved. Best regards General Manager More 

Miami, FL
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15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very happy with our hotel selection because we where really looking for a peaceful getaway and this is exactly what we got. The hotel is adults only, with quiet cabanas, hammocks, pristine beach, gorgeous infinity pool- perfect bliss. But a nice little bonus is that they allow you access to the family side of the resort, which has... More 

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CataloniaRoyalBavaro, Director General at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Akarlova1 We would like to thank you for choosing our resort as your host on your recent gateway to our destination. It was a pleasure having you and we appreciate that you have taken the time to share your experience with us. Hopefully, you could give us the opportunity to serve you again soon. Best Regards General Manager More 

Mississauga, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Royal for 7 nights for our 25th anniversary. We had the Deluxe Junior Suite in Villa 36 on the 3rd level and highly recommend it. If you don't mind climbing stairs that is. The resort is spectacular, clean, really well maintained. The staff work non stop, from sunrise to sunset. The people complaining about the seaweed... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
CataloniaRoyalBavaro, Director General at Catalonia Royal Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Ana On behalf of the Staff and Management of our Resort, we would like to thank the time you are taking to share your feedback of your recent stay, being of the utmost importance for us and our main source to improve our facilities and service. It is so nice to hear that you enjoyed your vacation and we... More 

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