Riu Naiboa Hotel

At the Riu Naiboa Hotel, the beach is only a short stroll away. If you’re looking for tropical vibes and an abundance of options to keep the children entertained, then the Riu Naiboa Hotel is the place for you. As well as only being a five-minute walk from Bavaro Beach, a stay here also provides you with free entry to the water park next door. On-site, there’s a range of food and drink options. As well as the poolside bar that serves tea, coffee, snacks and delicious cocktails, there’s Cohiba, the main buffet restaurant. In addition, the Panama restaurant offers a la carte options, from steaks to pasta. After dinner, you can head to Pacha, the hotel’s disco. It’s open until 2am and is held at Calle Caribeña. On top of this, you’ll also have the opportunity to take part in free diving lessons, windsurfing, tennis and volleyball.

Overview of the Dominican Republic

When you visit the Dominican Republic, you’ll create memories that last a lifetime. With stunning beaches and great nightlife, holidays to Dominican Republic allow you to live your life to the fullest. The palm-lined stretch of beach in Bavaro, where you’ll find the Riu Naiboa Hotel, is among the finest in the world. Elsewhere, in the rockpools of Hoyo Azul at Scape Park, you can discover and explore a cave filled with clear, blue water. Alternatively, relax and play a round of golf; the Dominican Republic is home to the best golf club in the Caribbean and Mexico.

Things to do in the Dominican Republic

The resort of Bavaro is home to a 10km beach. However, that’s not all this bustling resort offers. Slightly further inland from the Riu Naiboa Hotel, you’ll find an adventure park, a range of caves to explore and the opportunity to go off-roading in the sand dunes. There are so many water sports options that you’ll have something different to do each day of your holiday. From jet-skiing and scuba-diving to swimming with dolphins, there’s an option for everyone. If you’re a nature lover, you can take a day trip to Del Este National Park, which is about an hour away. You’ll find over 100 species of bird and cave paintings that are 2,000 years old! The Riu Naiboa Hotel is in the perfect spot for exploring lots of the Dominican Republic. From relaxing on the beach and swimming with dolphins to discovering the beauty of the nearby National Park, there is lots to keep the whole family occupied in this beautiful part of the world.


Resort Summary

Though initially created as a town for resort workers employed in nearby Punta Cana, Bavaro has since transformed into its own holiday destination, staking its claim along the Dominican Republic‘s famously-gorgeous eastern coast.

Bavaro has racked up bragging rights when standing next to older sibling Punta Cana. It plays host to a swoon-worthy selection of luxury waterfront hotels, an adventure park and enough watersports to try something new just about every day of your holiday, as well as boasting great Dominican Republic holiday deals throughout the year.