Located in the Dominican Republic, Punta Cana is considered the land of rest and relaxation by the sea. It has one of the Caribbean’s longest white sand coastlines boasting crystal blue waters and seemingly sky-reaching palm trees.
Among the most popular white-sand beaches are Playa Blanca and the famous Bávaro Beach, which stretches over more than 48 kilometers of coastline. Swimming with dolphins and trying your luck at one of the nearby casinos are just a few of the many activities you can experience in Punta Cana.
If you are planning to travel with friends, go on a romantic escape for two or even going on a solo adventure, Punta Cana has great resort options. These hotels have everything you need for a relaxing getaway, including luxurious suites with hot tubs, massive pools with swim-up bars, world-class spas and social activities on site.
If you are looking for all-inclusive adults-only resort options in Punta Cana for your next vacation, check our list below.
Located at Juanillo Beach, the Secrets Cap Cana resort is all about romance. This resort for adults has the ideal setting for unrivalled pampering, romantic rendezvous, and lasting memories. It provides a passionate retreat for couples seeking idyllic accommodations, flavoursome dining, exciting activities, and a place to celebrate each other. From best-in-class service to gourmet restaurants and top-shelf drinks to endless day- and nighttime activities, everything is included to fill your stay with unlimited luxury.
Some of the facilities guests can access include a full-service spa, gym, outdoor pools (including an infinity pool and two hot tubs), sauna and nightclubs. So whether you want to relax or explore, this resort has activities and entertainment for everyone. Among the many activities offered to guests are bike tours, yoga, painting classes, non-motorized water sports, scuba diving, deep-sea fishing, dance lessons, live shows and nightly entertainment.
Guests looking to indulge their palate won't be disappointed by the diverse selection of international cuisine served across the resort's 10 restaurants. In addition, the resort has six excellent bars and lounges for those looking to savour their favourite cocktail.
Just a 15-minute drive from Punta Cana International Airport, Sanctuary Cap Cana resort resembles a Spanish castle town by the sea. All 323 rooms at this beachfront resort feature lovely decor, jetted tubs, and furnished outdoor spaces. Some of the updated units also feature outdoor hot tubs, living rooms, and/or private plunge pools.
This resort offers an array of activities and entertainment including snorkeling, non-motorized watersports, golf, beach volleyball, water aerobics, adventure tours, live shows, dance lessons and cooking classes just to name a few. Other amenities include six swimming pools (with offering a swim-up bar and poolside services), full-service spa and fitness center and five high-quality restaurants specializing in a variety of cuisines.
Planning a getaway with friends, romantic escape with your significant other or a bachelor/bachelorette party? The Royalton CHIC Punta Cana featuring ultra-modern yet smartly designed rooms with sexy, open concept bathrooms is the ideal tropical playscape for adults. This resort offers a youthful, high-energy experience, highlighted by a signature foam pool party, and gives off serious Ibiza, Spain vibes.
Located on the white sands of Uvero Alto Beach, the resort offers an all-inclusive fee that takes care of the basic holiday needs. It provides daytime access to the beach and nighttime activities such as on-site parties. To add to the experience, you can enjoy dining in seven gourmet restaurants, drinks at four bars, action at the casino, a good sweat at the fitness centre, and blissful relaxation at the spa (the latter may include a surcharge).
Situated at Playas Uvero Alto, the best choice for travellers interested in nightlife and nature is the Breathless Punta Cana Resort & Spa. Just 10.1 km from Macao Beach and 27.9 km from Bávaro Beach, respectively, this resort offers a vibrant, elegant, and modern experience for classy singles, couples and friends. Facilities include a full-service spa, several pools with varying features such as whirlpools, swim-up bars, and lazy rivers, free water sports, spa hot tubs, a small casino, theatre for nighttime entertainment, fitness centre and hair salon. For travellers interested in pleasing their palate, they can dine at one of the resort’s 11 gourmet dining venues or sip their favourite drink in any of the eight bars and lounges.
The resort’s 750 ultra-contemporary suites feature views of the pool, tropical garden or ocean. Travellers can upgrade their experience by selecting one of the Xhale Club rooms, which offer butler service, balconies with whirlpools, and other in-room perks, access to two exclusive pools and private section of the beach. For a surcharge, guests can take a shuttle, which makes getting to nearby attractions a cinch.
The Punta Cana Princess is a beachfront resort on the prime white sand of Bávaro area beaches that will appeal to adults looking for a tropical getaway with a fun party atmosphere. All of the 256 luxury suites provide a bathroom with a whirlpool bathtub, double shower and a balcony, where you can enjoy beautiful views of the Punta Cana beaches. If you are a newlywed or want to celebrate your wedding anniversary, this resort also has 14 honeymoon suites featuring whirlpool tubs, lounge areas or balconies, as well gourmet dinner for two, a 20-minute romantic massage, and a bottle of rum upon arrival, among other personalized services.
There's plenty to keep guests entertained during the day. Those looking to unwind can book a spa treatment or work out at the gym. For those looking for more action, there's a wide range of options available such as dance classes, water aerobics, diving and snorkelling, windsurfing, catamaran sailing, kayaking, archery, golf, and much more.
While nights are quieter at the Punta Cana Princess, guests have full access to the nightly entertainment at its neighbouring sister properties. When it comes to food and drink options, guests can access five magnificent restaurants featuring local and international cuisines, three bars, and a snack bar highlighting local specialties.
The TRS Turquesa Hotel is an adults-only resort located at Bávaro Beach. This beachfront hotel provides the privacy and personalized service of an exclusive VIP getaway to couples looking for a romantic vacation or groups of friends looking for a relaxing getaway in its many private zones. A coral reef just off shore invites beachgoers to relish the calm.
While enjoying the resort’s all-inclusive 5-star services, guests can unwind in a lush and tranquil seaside setting and participate in various activities. For watersport enthusiasts, the resort offers a variety of activities such as catamaran sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, banana boat rides, parasailing, high-seas fishing and much more. Other activities/facilities available to guests include golf and mini-putt, archery, soccer, beach volleyball, and tennis/badminton/paddle/petanque courts.
The resort also offers guests a wide range of amenities, including a spa, a plethora of dining options, and a kilometer-long stretch of dazzling private white sand beach. A complimentary casino shuttle is available for those guests who want to try their luck at the slot machines.
Located at one of the Caribbean’s finest beaches and only 20 minutes from Punta Cana Airport, Iberostar Grand Bávaro is an excellent option for travellers seeking a peaceful, quiet and relaxing experience. This resort is unique because it houses a spectacular sailboat replica that has been transformed into one of the most unique bars in the entire Caribbean. In addition, the gardens around the opulent central lake feature a variety of native species.
This resort’s all-inclusive package includes a private beach and onsite snorkelling, parasailing, and windsurfing. Three outdoor pools keep everyone entertained. Guests looking for a bit of pampering can unwind at the full-service spa, which offers massages, facials, and body treatments. The resort has eight restaurants for both buffet and a la carte dining. If guests just want to grab a refreshing drink, there are six bars/lounges to choose from. Additional onsite amenities include an 18-hole golf course, a poolside bar, two fitness centres, an archery range, tennis and volleyball courts, and a nightclub.
Located 32 km northwest of Bávaro Beach and 48 km from the airport, Le Sivory Punta Cana is an excellent option for couples and any other travellers seeking a secluded stretch of shoreline in Punta Cana. Guests will embrace the peaceful solitude of this intimate 55-suite resort inspired by Mediterranean and Caribbean decor.
If you love to indulge your palate, one of the highlights of this resort is its restaurant menus designed by Michelin Star Chef Rafa Sanchez. The food ranges from Mediterranean to Asian fusion, and its wine cellar offers more than 8,000 bottles, including vintage selections, from around the world.
Le Sivory Punta Cana has a fitness center, holistic spa, sauna, and hot tub/jacuzzi, an outdoor infinity pool, and a private beach area to keep you both relaxed and active. Nearby attractions include the Taino Shop (1.7 km), Sirenis Aqua Games and Water Park (3.2 km), and Playa Uvero Alto (4.7 km).
Located at Bávaro Beach – one of the 10 best beaches in the world – the adults-only Barceló Bávaro Beach Resort offers consistent value to travellers. Most of the hotel’s island-style suites are located right on the beachfront. This makes it the perfect location for a romantic getaway. A short walk from the main buffet restaurant is a private white sand beach section with plenty of loungers lining a sparkling turquoise sea.
If you plan to stick to what the resort has to offer on site, you’ll find three restaurants serving international cuisine (a la carte and buffet), and two bars, one of which is located at the relaxing outdoor pool. Guests who wish to venture off the resort will find plenty of restaurants, bars, cafes and shopping malls nearby. This makes for a perfect setting if you are looking for a good mix of locals and tourists.
Outside the guestrooms and pool, you will find a beach with complimentary watersports equipment rentals such as kayaks, windsurfing boards, and catamarans. Barceló Bávaro resort guests can also take the 5-minute shuttle ride to its sister resort, Barceló Bávaro Palace, where they can enjoy amenities such as golf and miniature golf, a casino, spa, swimming pools, escape room, theater, nightclub, and more, free of charge.
This luxury resort on Uvero Alto Beach, sits along the amber-coloured coastline, with a palm tree-dotted section reserved exclusively for guests. The Excellence Punta Cana is noted for its ten gourmet restaurants, lovely rooms with large jetted tubs (swim-up units with a private pool are available), a fully-stocked self-serve bar, and a balcony overlooking the ocean and pool. If you feel like savouring a meal from the privacy of your suite, you can take advantage of the 24-hour room service.
During your stay, there will always be entertaining activities catering to a variety interests. Among the activities guest can choose from are deep-sea fishing, scuba diving with instruction, yoga classes, fat bikes, grass mini-golf, dance lessons and more. If you want to level up your experience, you can sign up for The Excellence Club. For an additional fee, you will have access to a private beach with waiters, an exclusive restaurant and two private pool bars, a private lounge with buffet and bar services, an upgraded room service menu minibar, an in-suite premium liquor selection, and one complimentary spa treatment per person with a free aqua hydrotherapy treatment.
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