Punta Cana appeals to families from around the world for many reasons. As a beachside resort town at the easternmost tip of the Dominican Republic, Punta Cana has a tropical climate that makes it a travel destination throughout the year. Family-friendly activities for visitors include snorkeling, windsurfing, golfing, beach volleyball, catamaran cruises, sailing, parasailing, and safari tours. If your family wants to get more adventurous, Punta Cana is also not more than two hours from the Los Haitises National Park and Santo Domingo, the capital city of the Dominican Republic.
When you visit this dynamic, picturesque town, be sure to stay at one of these resorts that were designed to help families have fun together.
With 60 luxury accommodations including two-bedroom family suites, the whole family can enjoy secluded luxury at Eden Roc at Cap Cana. Complimentary breakfast is served daily in two restaurants, and 24-hour room service is available. The whole family can bond over movie nights, water basketball, afternoon tea, and board games. The Koko Kid’s Club is located on a lovely lagoon. Its caring staff members engage kids in supervised activities, contests, scavenger hunts, and art projects. Eden Roc at Cap Cana also has a high-end spa and an 18-hole golf course designed by Jack Nicklaus.
What kid doesn’t love Nickelodeon? The fun starts with the anticipation of a good time at Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana. Accommodations range from swanky swim-up suites to “Pineapple” suites featuring a SpongeBob SquarePants theme. Families can enjoy character breakfasts featuring meetings and photo ops with beloved Nickelodeon characters like SpongeBob. The onsite water park Aqua Nick offers water slides, a lazy river, splash pads, and the chance to get slimed. Kids love the Just Kidding hub that offers planned activities for kids. Its Sports Hub has tennis and basketball courts, a clubhouse for games like ping-pong, and a giant chess game. Parents will love the onsite spa, playful luxuries, and all-inclusive gourmet dining at the Nickelodeon Hotels & Resorts Punta Cana.
Situated on the stunning shores of Bávaro Beach on the east coast of Quisqueya, the Grand Palladium Bévaro Suites Resort & Spa is all-inclusive and family-friendly. The resort’s children’s club, kiddie pool, and playground provide entertainment for kids. Supervised children’s activities are part of the all-inclusive experience. Parents may want to use the resort’s in-room babysitting service to spend some adult time at the onsite casino or disco. With 672 well-appointed rooms and suites that are created for rest and relaxation, the Grand Palladium Bávaro Suites Resort & Spa also has an onsite spa and wellness center that offers a large menu of luxurious treatments.
Picture this: You’re relaxing under the sun or beneath the shade of a pine tree after spending the morning in your hydromassage bathtub. Blissed-out can be a consistent state of being at the Fantasia Bahia Principe Punta Cana. This all-inclusive resort is family-friendly with a children’s water park and a kid’s club with workshops and expeditions. Children will be captivated by the resort’s three majestic castles. The onsite teen club has a game room and movie theater, among other treats. The Fantasia Bahia Principe Punta Cana welcomes families to its 512 well-appointed rooms and suites. With 24-hour room service, six restaurants, six bars, and a butler’s menu, every member of the family will be well-fed at this all-inclusive. Beyond that, the resort’s fairy tale theme and three castles will enthrall kids and adults alike.
The family-friendly, all-inclusive Royalton Punta Cana Resort & Casino is located on a white-sand Atlantic beach. One of the largest waterparks in the Caribbean is located onsite. The Clubhouse Kids’ Club offers supervised activities, a variety of games, and a playground. The Hangout Teens Lounge gives teens their own space to play games and meet other peers. Your family will feel like they have endless dining options with the resort’s 10 restaurants and 10 bars. Onsite activities for every member of the family include beach volleyball, dance classes, swimming competitions, ping pong, and cooking classes. All accommodations at the Royalton Punta Cana Resort & Casino include rain showers, a stocked minibar, a balcony or terrace, 24-hour room service, and a Royalton Signature DreamBed.
The family-friendly Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana has over 1,700 rooms and suites. All accommodations have a double hydro spa tub, Rock Spa bath amenities, and a furnished balcony. Three children’s pools, an arcade, a miniature golf course, and a well-designed playground offer opportunities for families to have fun together. Supervised activities for kids at the onsite children’s club give parents a chance to sneak away for some time together. The resort’s Kidz Bop experience allows kids between the age of 6 and 12 to feel like a star. The resort’s casino is the largest one in Punta Cana. Its restaurants and 24-hour room service allow guests to try nearly any kind of cuisine they can imagine.