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Get an overview of this hotel4-star All-Inclusive DPC resort with 3 restaurants in Punta Cana (Bávaro Beach)

With a stay at Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda - All Inclusive in Punta Cana (Bavaro Beach), you'll be convenient to Punta Blanca Golf Course and Iberostar Golf Course.

This 4-star resort is within close proximity of Cana Bay Golf Club and White Sands Golf Course.

Make yourself at home in one of the 570 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and plasma televisions. Rooms have private furnished balconies or patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature jetted bathtubs and designer toiletries.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. Before a night out at the casino, the 2 outdoor swimming pools are a perfect way to relax and recharge. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and supervised childcare/activities.

This resort is all inclusive. Rates include meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities.

Grab a bite at one of the resort's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Relax with a refreshing drink at a beach bar, a poolside bar, or one of 8 bars/lounges.

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. A shuttle from the airport to the hotel is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free self parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included.

Food and beverages

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 24-hour room service

Activities and facilities/equipment

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Windsurfing

Land activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball


  • Aerobics
  • Dancing

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old


  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Access to onsite clubs
  • Onsite live performances

Not included

  • Golf green fees
  • Use of golf cart
  • Use of golf equipment
  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Premium food items
  • Premium and/or non-domestic beverages
  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Wireless Internet access
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities

Hotel Amenities

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation - pickup (surcharge) 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 8 
  • Casino 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Children's club 
  • Total number of rooms - 570 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Nightclub 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Beach bar 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Free self parking 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach towels 
  • Year Built 2009 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 5 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Children's pool 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Miniature golf on site  
  • Sofa bed  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Furnished balcony or patio 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Jetted bathtub 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Plasma TV 

Where to Eat

At the hotel you can try à la carte dishes in our Bella Italia restaurant, you'll enjoy an exquisite buffet with theme nights so you can get to know international cuisine in the Jazmín restaurant and delicious snacks and hamburgers in Snack Arrecife.And you can access the wide selection of à la carte Restaurants offered at the Grand Bahia Principe Bávaro, Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana and Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar resorts, located near the hotel: Japanese, gourmet, Tex-Mex, Mediterranean, Italian, Spanish, fish and shellfish, meats.All the restaurants offer special dishes for celiacs and diabetics; speak with our staff and we'd be happy to prepare it.Guests will find 3 restaurants on-site:Jazmin: Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda has two buffets dinner with traditional dishes from international cuisine. Theme dining nights by country. Smoking is not permitted. Overlooking the pool, this buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch. Children's menu available.Bella Italia: À la carte restaurant where you can enjoy avant-garde Italian cuisine, traditional pasta with a modern touch.Exclusive for customers Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda. Reservations required. Dinner only.Night Snack: Snack bar serving fast food. Opened from 11pm to 7am. Oriental Takara: Restaurant where our chef prepares Japanese cuisine and fusion, combining new and traditional recipes with original seasonings. Reservations required. Dinner only.24-hour room service is available.All the reservations at the Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda include unlimited dinners in any of the speciality à la carte restaurants in the Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar, Grand Bahia Principe Punta Cana, and Grand Bahia Principe Bávaro.With booking required and formal dress, long trousers for men.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Windsurfing on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Miniature golf on site 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Mountain biking on site 
  • Parasailing on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Racquetball/squash on site 
  • Rowing or canoeing on site 

Spa Services

To have some relaxing times guests will find the SPA Complex, offering massages with hot stones and essential oils, reflexology and lymphatic drainage are some of the special therapies available; guests can also put themselves in the hands of professionals for customized facial treatments like anti-stress, anti-ageing (or wrinkle reducing) or traditional body massages. The spa also offers an extensive and varied list of beauty services (manicures, pedicures) and hairdressing. It has an Oriental area for Ayurveda treatments, based on Hindu philosophy, and a VIP cabin with private hot tub. On the beach or poolside, guests can enjoy Caribbean massages in the palapas.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.

Minimum guest age is 18

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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