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    whala!bavaro

    El Cortecito | Bávaro, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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    Overview
    • Excellent40%
    • Very good25%
    • Average18%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible8%
    Travelers talk about
    “beach bar” (53 reviews)
    “simple hotel” (5 reviews)
    “smaller hotel” (7 reviews)
    Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Concierge
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed January 7, 2017

    This was the best value regarding a holiday abroad for a long time. We knew it wasn't a massive hotel with all the bells and whistles when booking and we were happy with that and were very pleasently surprised with the overall experience we got....More

    2  Thank davedebbi995
    Reviewed January 5, 2017

    We were eagerly waiting for heading to balmy weather and forget the dark days of autumn for a couple of weeks. It is a long flight, but the reward was waiting.The drive from the airport took half an hour and we checked into a spacious...More

    1  Thank Leena113
    Reviewed January 4, 2017

    The rooms are just ok to crappy (cockroaches and mold). Do not have a medical emergency. Desk initially called a taxi...we needed ambulance...broken hip in our room due to slippery floor issue. The managers looked concerned, but did nothing to help. Desk staff seemed helpful,...More

    4  Thank CanadaMichele
    Reviewed January 3, 2017

    Not being ones for wasting our money on mega hotels with so many amenities you don't even get time to use them, we opted for this simple hotel and didn't regret it for a minute. Exactly what we wanted and we had a great time....More

    Thank JWhite999
    Reviewed January 1, 2017

    We reserved 2 rooms that were described as superior rooms at the Whala Hotel Resort and the Tour Operator is Transat Holidays. The reservation was made with a live agent. We did not pay a budget or discounted price. The rooms were to have 2...More

    7  Thank RucaToronto
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $69 - $184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Best Value Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #39 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #73 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #75 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 157
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    • Location
    • Caribbean >
    • Dominican Republic >
    • La Altagracia Province >
    • Punta Cana
    • Also Known As
    • Alisios Bavaro Beach Hotel ,
    • Hotel Alisios Bavaro Beach
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    Traveler (951)
    Pool & Beach (357)
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    Dining (82)
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    Bathroom (31)
    Family and Play Areas (18)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (2)
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    NMG_4
    November 21, 2017|
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    Response from baronwillie | Reviewed this property |
    hotel is close by the beach but not on the beach, i said 1/2 block....i prefer a room by the last pool, they hv 3 pools....last pool is more privately....
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    Martyna S
    August 12, 2017|
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    Response from tina s | Reviewed this property |
    Hi yes there is vegetarian/vegan dishes like mushrooms, cauliflower in sauce,aubergines, fresh pasta, salads cheeses,breads, chips, cassava, rice mix beans and pizza but you jus have to be careful and read the labels as they... More
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    Liz H
    April 20, 2017|
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    Response from trivial60 | Reviewed this property |
    Half a block walk away, not far at all
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    Room Tips
    "Avoid the main pool bar area because this can be noisy up to 11pm. Request a room within the complex the..."
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    "Pay the extra money or a suit. It's more private and quite."
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    "Upgrade to a Suite!"
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    "Be earlier on the beach to find good spot"
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