Best Beach Hotels in Dominican Republic

We’ve filtered out the noise and surfaced the best beach hotels in Dominican Republic for you below. Bon voyage!

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Live Aqua Punta Cana - All Inclusive - Adults Only

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Rated 9.0 in 1796 reviews

Live Aqua Beach Resort Punta Cana features a restaurant, outdoor swimming pool, a bar and garden in Punta Cana. Situated… See more

Live Aqua Beach Resort Punta Cana features a restaurant, outdoor swimming pool, a bar and garden in Punta Cana. Situated conveniently in the Uvero Alto district, this resort provides a private beach area, as well as an indoor pool. The accommodation offers a 24-hour front desk, room service and free WiFi throughout the property.

The units come with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a coffee machine, a shower, a hairdryer and a desk. At the resort all rooms come with a wardrobe and a private bathroom.

The accommodation offers a terrace.

Dolphin Island Park is 26 km from Live Aqua Beach Resort Punta Cana, while freshwater lagoons is 46 km away.

Rooms from $311

Zoetry Agua Punta Cana - All Inclusive

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Rated 8.0 in 90 reviews

Zoëtry Agua Punta Cana, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic is located right on the Dominican Republic’s beautiful Caribbean… See more

Zoëtry Agua Punta Cana, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic is located right on the Dominican Republic’s beautiful Caribbean coast. This luxurious resort boasts several outdoor pools, a spa and wellness centre and an open-air restaurant overlooking the beach.

Each air-conditioned suite here features sleek eco-friendly décor, with vaulted ceilings and natural wood floors. They include a seating area, a private terrace and a spacious bathroom with a shower, bathtub and free toiletries.

The on-site restaurant serves a variety of nutritious, gourmet meals, and guests also receive a free 10-minute wellness or fitness consultation. Twenty-four hour room service is available, and the modern bar serves top-shelf spirits.

Activities like snorkelling, horse riding and billiards can be arranged by the tour desk. The popular surfing beach of Playa del Macao is 8 km from the property.

White Stands Golf Course can be reached in a 20-minute drive, while Punta Cana International Airport is just 1 hour away by car.

Rooms from $593

Grand Bavaro Princess - All Inclusive

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Rated 8.3 in 11717 reviews

This all-inclusive resort is located on the beach in Bavaro In Dominican Republic. It offers 10 restaurants, 1 Snacks, 1… See more

This all-inclusive resort is located on the beach in Bavaro In Dominican Republic. It offers 10 restaurants, 1 Snacks, 1 Pizzeria, 1 Coffee Shop and 1 Sport Bar and 4 bars. Full-service spa and a 2 spacious outdoor swimming pools, including one for children, are available. Free WiFi is offered in all the resort.

Guest suites at the Grand Bavaro Princess offer a balcony and separate living areas. Cable TV and a fully stocked minibar are also included in each suite. Some have private hot tubs. All fully equipped suites are surrounded by preserved nature.

Grand Bavaro Princess - All Inclusive features daily activities at the pool and beach area. Guests can use the hot tub or one of the 3 tennis courts. A fully equipped fitness centre is also available. Movie Disco (Inside the Avalon Casino) with free admission and two national drinks from 11:00 pm to 1:00 a.m. Guest can enjoy the golf course 3 km away from this hotel, which holds the 2016 Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor.

Evening entertainment is available in the lobby at the Grand Bavaro Princess. Free transportation to the nearby Avalon Casino is available. A nightclub and 3 bars are also open to guests. Punta Cana International Airport is a 25 minutes drive away while Cortecito and Los Corales beaches are 5 km away.

By a country law, charges for the stay by credit card will be applied in local currency, based on the exchange rate of the Dominican Central Bank.

Rooms from $148

Majestic Colonial Punta Cana - All Inclusive

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Rated 8.2 in 2480 reviews

Situated on Arena Gorda Beach, overlooking the Caribbean Sea, this oceanfront resort boasts tennis courts, a luxury spa… See more

Situated on Arena Gorda Beach, overlooking the Caribbean Sea, this oceanfront resort boasts tennis courts, a luxury spa, 7 restaurants and private beach access.

All suites have a bathroom with a spa bath. The elegant and spacious suites offer tile floors and four-poster beds. Each features a minibar and large seating area with a desk. Bathrooms boast a walk-in shower and bathrobes.

Majestic Colonial boasts 11 bars including a poolside and beach bar, and many feature live music. Seven restaurants provide casual and fine dining. Local Caribbean as well as international food is offered. Majestic Colonial-Punta Cana offers a 400-meter outdoor pool with 2 hot tubs.

Guests can workout in the gym or play on the basketball courts. The kid’s club features a large playground with a castle. Guests can relax at Spa Resort Colonial which offers 10 treatment rooms surrounded by gardens, 2 saunas and a large hot tub. Various body and beauty treatments are available.

Rooms from $357

Offering a private beach and free WiFi, this adults-only resort is located in Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. It… See more

Offering a private beach and free WiFi, this adults-only resort is located in Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. It features several outdoor pools and water sports, such as kayaking and windsurfing, are available.

The elegant suites feature a flat-screen TV and a balcony with a hammock. All rooms also offer bathrobe and slippers, pillow menu and free safety box.

During the day, guests of the Catalonia Royal Bavaro - All Inclusive - Adults Only can play a round of golf on one of the resort’s 2 courses. In the evening, the resort boasts a casino and night club. The property also has 6 bars including a beach bar with sushi corner and a fresh fruit juices Bar.

This resort features 6 à la carte restaurants including the Thalassa with Mediterranean cuisine, a complete buffet is opened for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the Cata Tapa romantically acclimated, the Sea Blue Deli & Snack perfect to enjoy delicious snacks next to the pool and with beach sights, the Pizzeria Sorremto with wood-oven pizzas next to the pool and the Tao – Cat for an exquisite combination of Southeast Asian cuisine. A Brand new restaurant to taste the sophisticated vegetarian cuisine all this plus 9 dining options at Catalonia Punta Cana and an special restaurant for the privileged guests.

Guests can also enjoy of all the facilities, restaurants and activities of the sister property Catalonia Punta Cana. Golfers can have access to Cabeza de Toro Golf Club and Caribbean Golf Club.

Rooms from $484

Impressive Premium Punta Cana - All Inclusive

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Rated 8.6 in 2183 reviews

Located in Punta Cana, 2.2 km from Bavaro Beach, Impressive Premium Punta Cana - All Inclusive provides accommodation… See more

Located in Punta Cana, 2.2 km from Bavaro Beach, Impressive Premium Punta Cana - All Inclusive provides accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a fitness centre and a garden. With a terrace, the 5-star resort has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, each with a private bathroom. The accommodation offers a hot tub, karaoke and a kids' club.

Guest rooms at the resort are equipped with a flat-screen TV with cable channels and a safety deposit box. Impressive Premium Punta Cana - All Inclusive features certain rooms with sea views, and each room comes with a coffee machine. At the accommodation each room has bed linen and towels.

Guests at Impressive Premium Punta Cana - All Inclusive can enjoy a buffet breakfast. The restaurant at the resort serves international cuisine.

Impressive Premium Punta Cana - All Inclusive offers a children's playground. You can play mini-golf at the accommodation, and car hire is available.

Speaking English, Spanish and French at the 24-hour front desk, staff are always on hand to help.

Cocotal Golf and Country Club is 2 km from Impressive Premium Punta Cana - All Inclusive, while Barcelo Golf Bavaro is 4.8 km away. The nearest airport is Punta Cana International Airport, 15 km from the resort.

Rooms from $146

Sublime Samana

Rated 8.7 in 345 reviews

Located at Playa Coson and only a few steps from the beach-front, Sublime Samana features 2 outdoor pools, a fitness… See more

Located at Playa Coson and only a few steps from the beach-front, Sublime Samana features 2 outdoor pools, a fitness centre, a tennis court and a spa and wellness centre. Free private parking and free Wi-Fi are available.

Samana Sublime’s bright and air-conditioned rooms feature a balcony, flat-screen TV and telephone. They are equipped with a kitchenette that has a dining area, coffee maker, microwave and refrigerator. The bathroom feature a shower, hairdryer and free toiletries.

The 2 on-site restaurants offer Mediterranean and Caribbean food. Sublime Samana also has a bar.

Las Terrenas with a variety of restaurants and shops can be reached in 5 minutes by car. The Natural Reserve Parque Nacional los Haitises can be reached within 45 minutes by car.

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Hyatt Ziva Cap Cana

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Rated 9.0 in 350 reviews

Facing the beachfront, Hyatt Ziva Cap Cana offers 5-star accommodation in Punta Cana and has an outdoor swimming pool… See more

Facing the beachfront, Hyatt Ziva Cap Cana offers 5-star accommodation in Punta Cana and has an outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre and garden. Boasting a kids' club, this property also welcomes guests with a restaurant, a water park and a terrace. The property features a sauna, entertainment staff and room service.

Rooms include air conditioning, a safety deposit box and a TV, and some rooms at the resort have a balcony.

You can play billiards at Hyatt Ziva Cap Cana, and the area is popular for canoeing.

Juanillo Beach is 1.1 km from the accommodation, while Cap Cana Marina is 6 km from the property. The nearest airport is Punta Cana International, 11 km from Hyatt Ziva Cap Cana, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.

Rooms from $473

Hyatt Zilara Cap Cana - Adults Only

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Rated 9.4 in 389 reviews

Facing the beachfront, Hyatt Zilara Cap Cana - Adults Only offers 5-star accommodation in Punta Cana and has an outdoor… See more

Facing the beachfront, Hyatt Zilara Cap Cana - Adults Only offers 5-star accommodation in Punta Cana and has an outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre and garden. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, room service and a 24-hour front desk, along with free WiFi throughout the property. The accommodation features evening entertainment and a concierge service.

The resort offers a sun terrace. You can play billiards at Hyatt Zilara Cap Cana - Adults Only, and the area is popular for canoeing.

Juanillo Beach is a few steps from the accommodation, while Punta Espada is 6.4 km from the property. The nearest airport is Punta Cana International Airport, 12 km from Hyatt Zilara Cap Cana - Adults Only.

Rooms from $460

The Punta Cana International Airport is minutes from Sanctuary Cap Cana, a Luxury Collection Adult All-Inclusive Resort… See more

The Punta Cana International Airport is minutes from Sanctuary Cap Cana, a Luxury Collection Adult All-Inclusive Resort, Dominican Republic.

This luxury resort provides a full-service spa, room service (limited hours) and beach. Guest suites at the Sanctuary Cap Cana, a Luxury Collection Adult All-Inclusive Resort, Dominican Republic feature an ocean view or direct beach access. A separate living area with a plasma TV are in each suite.

The suites also include an espresso machine, silk bathrobes and a mini bar refreshed daily with bottled water, soft drinks and domestic beer. Guests also enjoy a furnished terrace or balcony with panoramic ocean views, plus double vanity sinks and an elegant tile and coral bathroom with a shower and bathtub.

The Sanctuary Cap Cana, a Luxury Collection Adult All-Inclusive Resort, Dominican Republic provides a 24-hour concierge desk. Dance lessons are available at the resort and an inland yacht marina is nearby.

Sanctuary Cap Cana, a Luxury Collection Adult All-Inclusive Resort, Dominican Republic features 5 on-site restaurants, including the Blue Marlin. A full breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks are served each day.

Rooms from $491

Situated in Punta Cana, within 1.2 km of Playa Juanillo and 2.5 km of Cap Cana Marina, Secrets Cap Cana Resort & Spa -… See more

Situated in Punta Cana, within 1.2 km of Playa Juanillo and 2.5 km of Cap Cana Marina, Secrets Cap Cana Resort & Spa - Adults Only offers accommodation with water sports facilities, free WiFi throughout the property. Among the various facilities of this property are a casino, a bar and a restaurant. Freshwater lagoons is 4.4 km from the resort.

The units at the resort come with a seating area. The private bathroom is equipped with a hot tub and a hairdryer. All guest rooms include a flat-screen TV with cable channels.

Guests at Secrets Cap Cana Resort & Spa can enjoy a continental breakfast.

The accommodation offers an outdoor pool. Guests at Secrets Cap Cana Resort & Spa - Adults Only will be able to enjoy activities in and around Punta Cana, like windsurfing.

Speaking English and Spanish at the 24-hour front desk, staff are willing to help at any time of the day.

Dolphin Island Park is 22 km from the resort, while Blue Hole is 7 km from the property.

Rooms from $554

Casa Colonial Beach & Spa

Rated 9.1 in 78 reviews

Featuring a rooftop infinite pool, 4 hot tubs, and a bar overlooking the Caribbean Sea, this beachfront resort is 4.5 km… See more

Featuring a rooftop infinite pool, 4 hot tubs, and a bar overlooking the Caribbean Sea, this beachfront resort is 4.5 km from downtown Puerto Plata. It offers spacious suites with a flat-screen TV.

A balcony with a view of the ocean or the garden is part of each modern guest room at Casa Colonial Beach & Spa. They are furnished with marble tile and neutral colors. A minibar and CD player are provided.

Lucia, located in the Casa Colonial, specializes in Asian cuisine. It has a wine cellar and views of the jungle. The casual Veranda is open for breakfast and lunch and offers an outdoor terrace.

Spa Bagua and an oceanfront gym are open to guests. Concierge services and valet parking are offered 24 hours a day.

Private shuttle service to the Robert Trent Jones Sr. Golf Course is available at the Puerto Plata Casa Colonial Beach and Spa. Gregorio Luperon International Airport is within a 15-minute drive of the property.

Rooms from $434

The beach front Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa - Adults Only offers 6 swimming pools, 2 outdoor hot tubs, spa… See more

The beach front Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa - Adults Only offers 6 swimming pools, 2 outdoor hot tubs, spa treatments and free WiFi throughout. This party resort has a nightclub.

Offering a private balcony, hot tub, air conditioning, flat-screen cable TV and coffee maker, these suites include private bathrooms with free toiletries.

Guests at this property can enjoy 24-hour room service, 9 restaurants, a cafeteria and 8 bar & lounges.

An indoor theatre, an on-site casino and water sports are available as well.

This property is 35 minutes' drive from Manati Park and 40 minutes' from San Juan Shopping Centre. Punta Cana International Airport is a 50-minute drive away.

Rooms from $427

Albachiara Hotel - Las Terrenas

Rated 9.1 in 468 reviews

Located in Las Terrenas, this hotel features an outdoor pool and luxurious suites and apartments with kitchen… See more

Located in Las Terrenas, this hotel features an outdoor pool and luxurious suites and apartments with kitchen facilities. El Catey de Samana International Airport is a 40 minute drive away.

The elengant suites and apartments at Albachiara Hotel – Las Terrenas have a balcony or terrace with views of the sea, garden and pool. The kitchens include a cooking island and dining area. Each is decorated with wood furniture.

Las Terrenas Albachiara offers massage services, car rentals and tour information.

Limón Waterfall is a 20-minute drive from the hotel, while Cayo Levantado de Samana is an hour's drive away.

Rooms from $148

Hotel Casa Hemingway

Rated 9.1 in 276 reviews

Property Description Hotel Casa Hemingway is a boutique hotel located within the exclusive Club Hemingway Residences and… See more

Property Description
Hotel Casa Hemingway is a boutique hotel located within the exclusive Club Hemingway Residences and Hotel in Juan Dolio, in front of one of the best beaches in the Dominican Republic. Casa Hemingway is just 20 minutes away from Las Americas International Airport (SDQ) and 45 minutes from Santo Domingo.

Casa Hemingway is made of one and two bedroom suites, equipped with a kitchenette, living room, spacious terrace with lounge area and dinning table.

Facilities and services our guests have access to:
- 5 restaurants. 3 of them on the beach.
- 2 gyms, one of them overlooking the beach area.
- Equestrian Center that offers private lessons.
- Tennis courts
- Private transportation service to nearby golf courses, airport, landmarks and much more.
- 5 swimming pools, two of them on the beach.

Rooms from $150

Featuring free WiFi, Majestic Mirage Punta Cana offers accommodation in Punta Cana, 26 km from freshwater lagoons. The… See more

Featuring free WiFi, Majestic Mirage Punta Cana offers accommodation in Punta Cana, 26 km from freshwater lagoons. The resort has a private beach area and water sports facilities, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant or a drink at the bar.

Every room at this resort is air conditioned and is equipped with a flat-screen TV. Certain rooms include views of the pool or garden. For your comfort, you will find bath robes, slippers and free toiletries. All the rooms have a spa bath or a hot tub.

There is a 24-hour front desk, a cash machine, hairdresser's, and gift shop at the property. Free private parking is available on site.

There is a golf club near the property: Punta Blanca. Cap Cana Marina is 27 km from Majestic Mirage Punta Cana, while Playa Juanillo is 27 km away. The nearest airport is Punta Cana International Airport, 21 km from the property.

Rooms from $492

Lopesan Costa Bávaro Resort, Spa & Casino

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Rated 8.5 in 1219 reviews

Set in Punta Cana, 2.7 km from Bavaro Beach, Lopesan Costa Bávaro Resort, Spa & Casino offers accommodation with a… See more

Set in Punta Cana, 2.7 km from Bavaro Beach, Lopesan Costa Bávaro Resort, Spa & Casino offers accommodation with a fitness centre, free private parking, a garden and a terrace. Boasting an ATM, this property also provides guests with a water park. The accommodation provides a kids' club, room service and currency exchange for guests.

The resort will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms offering a desk, a coffee machine, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV, a balcony and a private bathroom with a shower. At Lopesan Costa Bávaro Resort, Spa & Casino the rooms are equipped with bed linen and towels.

A buffet, continental or American breakfast can be enjoyed at the property. At the accommodation you will find a restaurant serving American, French and Italian cuisine. Vegetarian, dairy-free and vegan options can also be requested.

Lopesan Costa Bávaro Resort, Spa & Casino offers a children's playground. You can play billiards, table tennis and darts at this 5-star resort, and bike hire and car hire are available.

With staff speaking German, English, Spanish and French, non-stop information is available at the reception.

Barcelo Golf Bavaro is 3.1 km from the resort, while Cocotal Golf and Country Club is 3.4 km from the property. The nearest airport is Punta Cana International Airport, 14 km from Lopesan Costa Bávaro Resort, Spa & Casino.

Rooms from $359

Offering a shared spa centre and fitness centre, Catalonia Royal La Romana is situated in Bayahibe, 400 metres from… See more

Offering a shared spa centre and fitness centre, Catalonia Royal La Romana is situated in Bayahibe, 400 metres from Dominicus Beach. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar.

Each room at this resort is air conditioned and comes with a flat-screen TV. Certain units feature a seating area where you can relax. You will find a coffee machine in the room. The rooms are equipped with a private bathroom fitted with a shower. Extras include bathrobes, slippers and free toiletries.

There is a 24-hour front desk at the property.

This resort has a private beach area and water sports facilities and car hire is available. You can play tennis at this resort, and the area is popular for golfing. Bayahibe Beach is 4.1 km from Catalonia Royal La Romana, while Isla Saona is 23 km away. La Romana Airport is 15 km from the property.

Rooms from $178

Hilton La Romana All-Inclusive Family Resort

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Rated 8.7 in 642 reviews

Set in Bayahibe, 700 metres from Bayahibe Beach, Hilton La Romana All-Inclusive Family Resort offers accommodation with… See more

Set in Bayahibe, 700 metres from Bayahibe Beach, Hilton La Romana All-Inclusive Family Resort offers accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a fitness centre and a garden. Featuring a kids' club, this property also welcomes guests with a restaurant, a water park and a terrace. There is a hot tub, karaoke and a shared lounge.

At the resort, every room includes a wardrobe. All rooms come with air conditioning, a safety deposit box and a flat-screen TV, and certain units at Hilton La Romana All-Inclusive Family Resort have a balcony. The units will provide guests with a minibar.

A buffet breakfast is available every morning at the accommodation.

Hilton La Romana All-Inclusive Family Resort offers a children's playground. You can play billiards and table tennis at this 5-star resort, and the area is popular for snorkelling.

Languages spoken at the reception include English and Spanish.

Dye Fore is 19 km from the resort, while Marina de Casa de Campo is 21 km away. The nearest airport is La Romana International Airport, 13 km from Hilton La Romana All-Inclusive Family Resort.

Rooms from $336

Bahia Principe Grand La Romana - All Inclusive

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Rated 8.5 in 631 reviews

Offering an outdoor pool and a restaurant, Bahia Principe Grand La Romana - All Inclusive is located on the beach area… See more

Offering an outdoor pool and a restaurant, Bahia Principe Grand La Romana - All Inclusive is located on the beach area of La Romana, a 1-hour drive away from Santo Domingo City. WiFi access is available in this resort.

The accommodation will provide you with air conditioning and a balcony. Featuring a shower, private bathroom also comes with a bath and a hairdryer. Extras include a coffee machine and a safety deposit box.

At Bahia Principe Grand La Romana - All Inclusive you will find a tennis court, a fitness centre and free bikes. Other facilities offered include entertainment staff and a nightclub. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including windsurfing and snorkelling.

If you feel like visiting the surroundings check out Teeth of the Dog, located a 34-minute drive away; and Marina de Casa de Campo, within a 40-minute drive from the property. The resort is located a 45-minute drive from Santo Domingo Airport and a 35-minute drive from La Romana Airport.

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