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Barcelo Bavaro Palace

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#15 of 25 Hotels in Bavaro
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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The hotel itself was lovely , easy to navigate and very clean. The employees in the premium lounge were very attentive and we liked visiting . The pools were very crowded and kind of dirty say times , we much more preferred the spa pool. The beach was lovely . All the wait staff and all the resistaunts except one...

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New York City, New York
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Took my mom and little brother here for my moms birthday and I would have to say it was a great decision. Everything is clean It is great for kids.Eliazar de la Cruz from guest services was extremely accommodating he made me reservations to most of the restaurants there which I really appreciated. Checked up to see how everything was....

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Michigan
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We've stayed at other All-Inclusive resorts, including other Barcelo's, and I can tell you that this is a pretty average resort. The property itself is very nice and well maintained, however the staff and food service definitely needs some upgrading and training. I booked 3 rooms (1- OF Suite & 2-OF Junior Suite) for a week and upon arrival were...

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Went for a weeding. Never wanted to leave. Great Open Bar. Almost Great food, is all you can eat. Immense variety of restaurants, pools, pool bar. Amazing golf course, sport bar, casino, night club, bowling alley. It has its own chapel, water park for kids, small plaza mall with variety of stores. The beach is just from another planet, and...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a great time. Traveled with 2 adults, three kids (7,4,1). Very kid friendly with so much to do. We stayed in the family rooms (two bedrooms with bathroom in middle), so nice to have a separate space. Our kids loved the water parks and pools. Most employees are so friendly and do their best to speak English with...

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Idaho
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We just got back from our trip and were pleasantly surprised with our experience. We stayed in the Family Room which was perfect - 2 rooms - huge plus with teenagers. Pool was great and plenty of room, people did get up early and save chairs but there are plenty to go around if you sleep in. Beach was beautiful...

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Prince Edward Island, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The location is excellent , close to the airport. Beach amazing with lots of palm tree's for those who need shade . Premium level is a must !! From check in to check out was so relaxing . The palace was fabulous with adult swimming pool and bar right in front of the amazing beach . Food was just ok...

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Scotland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here last October and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We had a beautiful room on the beach however a brick wall was in between us and the sand so we really had no view. It's a very open plan bedroom which may not be great if it's your first holiday together! It was very clean and was cleaned...

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Verona, New Jersey
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have read some reviews upon my return, and am a bit surprised at the negative reviews. We booked off Hotwire and because there are no refunds, it makes little sense to pre worry about other peoples complaints before I get there. Most of the negative reviews were from people who only have 1 review on here so take that...

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Clive, Iowa
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My son and I travelled during Spring Break with a group of 10 families from his high school. In spite of a rocky start (there was great difficulty finding our reservation due to a misspelling of our last name and the use of my son’s middle name to hold the room), the front desk staff was courteous and gracious, upgrading...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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“Near the beach but 1st floor so you have a view”
 of 5 bubbles holidayhelper8, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Junior Suites on the far ends are quiet, with beach and chairs only steps away”
 of 5 bubbles midwesttraveller515, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose a room appropriate for visit. Golf view if golfing. Kid activities, close to kid's pool. Ocean / beach...ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles Midego68, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Close to pool. 6104/6105 were nice...”
 of 5 bubbles markpM613VE, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Building 5 and 6 are the better buildings. Quieter on this side of the resort.”
 of 5 bubbles Twista616, 26 Mar 2017 | Read review
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