Catalonia Bavaro Beach Casino & Golf Resort - Punta Cana, Dominican Republic -
Punta Cana's beachside all-inclusive Catalonia Bavaro Beach Golf & Casino Resort draws an international guest mix of couples, honeymooners, and families. Set in expansive gardens, the Catalonia Bavaro Beach Golf & Casino Resort's open reception area has marble columns, and casual rattan furniture. The rooms have a contemporary décor, with fabrics in red, orange, and brown. Adjoining balconies or terraces have hammocks and rocking chairs; bathrooms feature large round bathtubs with separate shower. The Presidential suite has three bedrooms, three bathrooms, a meeting area and private Jacuzzi. Restaurant choices at the Catalonia Bavaro Beach Golf & Casino Resort range from romantic to casual, exotic to beach-cool: La Parisienne for romantic French ambiance, Mikado for Asian Teppanyaki, Mariachi for lively South-of-the-Border feel, and the Rodeo Steak House for meat and potatoes. The casual Buffet Gran Caribe is popular for breakfast and lunch, the Beach restaurant has barbecue, and desserts are on the menu at the Breton Ice-Cream & Crepe Parlor. Golfers can play on the Catalonia Bavaro Beach Golf & Casino Resort's own course; other activities include snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, and horseback riding, shipwreck excursions and other sports. There are plenty of bars and lounges for tropical cocktails, a full-service spa, and the Mangu Disco and an onsite casino for nightlife.