Top 5 Most Beautiful Beaches In Punta Cana?
Situated right on the eastern tip of the Dominican Republic, Punta Cana is renowned for its world-class beaches and crystal-clear waters. Combining with Bavaro to form what is referred to as the Coconut Coast, it is home to some of the best all-inclusive resorts in the country.
With so many beautiful beaches to choose from, it can be difficult narrowing down your options. To help, we’ve rounded up some of the most beautiful beaches in Punta Cana you won’t want to miss…
The beautiful Bavaro area is all about rest and relaxation. The small town is known for its selection of luxury resorts, laid-back nightlife and its stunning long beaches. Below, you’ll discover more about its two main beaches on offer:
Bavaro Beach – Considered one of the most beautiful beaches in the whole of the Caribbean, Bavaro Beach is a must for any beach lover. Lined with coconut trees, this white sandy beach offers a range of activities such as diving, snorkelling and sailing. It’s also extremely close to great nightlife spots and fantastic shopping centres.
Macao Beach – The beautiful Macao Beach is a hotspot for surfers and windsurfers thanks to its strong waves. Unlike many of the beaches in Punta Cana, there aren’t any resorts in the area. So, if you’re looking for a quieter beach in the area, this is definitely one to consider. It’s located just half an hour north of Bavaro and you’ll find some great restaurants on its shoreline.
If you want to make the most of your Bavaro beach getaway, why not book one of our exclusive Bavaro resorts?
The luxurious Riu Palace Macao is the perfect base for those visiting Macao Beach. The adults-only, all-inclusive resort is situated right on the beachfront. There are luxurious Bali beds by the pools, a swim-up bar, and a golf course nearby.
Or, if you’re heading to Bavaro beach, our premier Royal Beach Punta Cana resort is the perfect option. Located right next door to the Bavaro beach, it features a massive river-style pool, a unique choice of 16 restaurants, beautiful landscaped gardens and private whirlpool rooms. It too is an adult only retreat, and its just 19km from the Punta Cana airport.
Uvero Alto is a true tropical paradise. Situated in the north east of the Dominican Republic, it benefits from a great upscale feel. As well as its famous sandy beach, the area also boasts a small shopping centre and a fantastic water park, as well as the Uvero Alto Ranch.
The Uvero Alto beach is one of the most remote beaches in Punta Cana. There’s a beautiful coconut forest just off its shore, and horseback riding tours are available close by. Given its location, you’ll find no matter what time of year you visit this white sandy beach, it benefits from a secluded atmosphere with very few tourists.
We have a fantastic range of hotels and resorts in the Uvero Alto region. If you’re looking for a fun packed stay, the Grand Sirenis Punta Cana Resort Casino & Aquagames cannot be beaten. Refurbished in 2018, the resort has an onsite water park, a staggering 22 restaurants and bars, a casino and a striking sea-view pool. You don’t even have the leave the resort to have an unforgettable holiday.
Another great option is the TUI SENSATORI Resort Punta Cana. Situated right on the sandy Uvero Alto beach, expect gourmet dining and luxuriously designed rooms at this upscale resort. You will find four-poster daybeds dotted along the sand, four beautiful pools, a sports hub, theatre and pampering spa treatments on offer.
Cap Cana is one of the newest offerings in the Dominican Republic resort scene. Home to some of the most beautiful world-class beaches, the area is all about luxury and grandeur. As well as relaxing on one of its stunning beaches, you can also sign up to whale watching trips. Taking a trip to the nearby ecological reserve and chill out on its beautiful marina. The two best beaches in the area include:
Juanillo – The waters of the beautiful Juanillo Beach are always calm, making it an ideal choice for families. Set within a private area of Cap Cana, close to a wide variety of amenities and activities such as a golf course, the marina and fantastic restaurants.
Playa Blanca – The shallow azure waters of the Playa Blanca Beach are calm all year round. Compared to the Juanillo beach, it’s also got a more secluded and uncrowded feel. There’s a brilliant restaurant and bar on the beach, and it’s particularly ideal for those seeking an all-day relaxing beach experience.
We have two great accommodation options in the Cap Cana Region. The Sanctuary Cap Cana By Playa Hotels and Resorts is a high-end resort benefitting from an adults-only experience. Located on the beachfront, it boasts a selection of fine dining restaurants, a great spa, and 6 great pools.
Alternatively, book our TRS Cap Cana resort which is set right by the marina. It’s on the seafront too, so you can expect breathtaking panoramic views at this adults-only resort. It features a luxurious Ibiza style beach club, a sports bar and great dining options. There’s a golf course nearby too, and for a little extra you can upgrade to swim-up rooms.
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