We stayed at the hotel for our friends' wedding and had nothing but a great time. None of our group had any of the problems other people have described on this site, I can only guess that others have just been very unlucky.
A ~45 minute transfer from Punta Cana (good start already!) ended with a courtesy glass of champagne at the hotel reception and a quick and painless checkin. We found all of the staff to be nothing but genuinely friendly the whole time we were there, food in the buffet and restaurants was consistently good and the rooms kept clean and tidy.
Of note was Andreas from Grigri Diving who gave us a scuba taster session in the main pool. An excellent teacher and funny too, we found the experience so enjoyable that we signed up for a proper dive the following day. I can't recommend this enough!
The only warning I'll give is that this isn't a place for peace and quiet. This isn't a reflection on the hotel, just that several hundred people in one location looking to enjoy themselves doesn't make for a noiseless environment.
Overall, both my partner and I thoroughly enjoyed our time here. Time and money permitting, a return trip is a distinct possibility.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Set amidst a world of pristine beaches, lush tropical jungle and turquoise sea on the southeast coast of the Dominican Republic, Dreams La Romana is the perfect resort for singles, couples and families. Unlimited Luxury Enjoy the many amenities of Unlimited-Luxury at Dreams La Romana Resort & Spa, where nearly everything is included. Every gourmet meal, every fine wine and cocktail, and so much more. At Dreams La Romana Resort & Spa, these amenities include: •Elegant accommodations with incredible views •Gourmet dining at eleven specialty restaurants •24-hour room service •Unlimited top-shelf spirits at seven festive bars and lounges •All day and nighttime activities and entertainment •Option to upgrade to Preferred Club privileges •Free WiFi and international calling with Unlimited Connectivity (coming soon) •Full breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks •Unlimited natural fruit juices and soft drinks •Unlimited international and domestic top-shelf spirits •Complimentary mini-bar refreshed daily with soft drinks, juices, bottled water and beer •24-hour room service •Specialty restaurants with no reservations required •Themed parties, oceanfront bars and entertainment venues •Pristine swimming pools •Pool and beach wait service •Endless daytime activities and live nightly entertainment •Explorer's Club for kids with supervised activities •Core Zone Teens Club with teen activities •Fitness center •No wristbands required •All taxes and gratuities Unlimited Top-Shelf Spirits Enjoy international and domestic top-shelf spirits, fine wines and ice-cold beer at any of our seven bars and lounges. Then keep the party going with 24-hour room service and your own complimentary mini-bar. All of your favorite drinks are served without limit or expected gratuities at Dreams La Romana Resort & Spa. World-Class Spa Indulge and invigorate your senses with a day in the Dreams Spa by Pevonia. Spanning more than 21,000 square feet, the on-site spa at Dreams La Romana Resort & Spa offers a la carte treatment options ranging from the traditional to transcendent. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Dreams La Romana Bayahibe
- Dreams La Romana Hotel Bayahibe
- Dreams La Romana Dominican Republic/Bayahibe