Gran Bahia Principe La Romana - La Romana, Dominican Republic, Caribbean -
Gran Bahia Principe La Romana is located on the south coast of the Dominican Republic between Santo Domingo and La Romana. This all-inclusive resort is on the beach, close to the shopping at Pueblo Principe, and draws singles, couples and families with its all-suites accommodations. The resort's 25 two-story villa buildings resemble a small village, with shops and an entertainment plaza that is open to the public. Upon check-in, guests are offered a beverage at the lobby bar overlooking a Moorish-style courtyard and fountain. Suites feature tiled floors, rattan and hardwood furniture, colorful patterned fabrics, local artwork and one king-size or two full beds. Bathrooms have hydro-massage tubs and jet showers. Guests of Gran Bahia Principe La Romana can savor a spread of international cuisine at the main restaurant or dine at the three à la carte restaurants that serve Italian fare, gourmet delicacies and seafood. A snack bar offers light meals. The resort's four bars serve national and international beer, wine and mixed drinks. Days are spent at the solarium, the outdoor pool, or the beach, and activities include scuba diving, snorkeling, water-skiing, tennis and indoor games. Golfing and horseback riding are available nearby. The Pueblo Principe is an extensive shopping complex located at the hotel's entrance, and live entertainment, music and Merengue dancing are on tap at night. The plaza also houses a disco and a 24-hour burger bar. The resort has an onsite casino, and the Bahia Spa offers a full menu of treatments.