Located on the eastern shores of the Dominican Republic, Punta Cana has rightfully established itself as one of the world’s premiere vacation hot spots. Offering incredible powder-soft beaches with rolling warm and clear waters, travelers from around the world are drawn to this small municipality at all times of the year.
Unsurprisingly, there are a number of wonderful resorts that dot the Punta Cana shoreline, offering a number of different experiences. As it so happens, many of them offer all-inclusive experiences, meaning that you can truly leave the worries of home behind when you’re traveling to this tropical paradise. (Who wants to think about bank accounts and credit cards when there are mojitos to be drunk?)
Below, we’ve collected what we believe are the 20 best all-inclusive resorts in Punta Cana. From properties that specialize in offering the ultimate family experience, complete with child care and water parks, to those that offer a more intimate and romantic experience, you’re sure to find a Punta Cana all-inclusive resort that will appeal to your particular sensibilities and needs… So, let’s take a look!
1. Barcelo Bavaro Palace Deluxe
With over 1,600 guestrooms, this Punta Cana all-inclusive is absolutely massive. To be sure, though, it has the amenities to go along with its size.
2. Punta Cana Princess All Suites Resort and Spa
Just like the name says, this all-inclusive only offers suites. It’s also adults only, which means it’s the perfect spot for an adult-themed getaway, if you catch our drift…
3. CHIC by Royalton Luxury Resorts
You can bet your bottom dollar is chic on chic. And as one of Punta Cana’s newest resorts, everything here is absolutely fresh to death.
4. Sanctuary Cap Cana by AlSol
Built to look like a luxurious Spanish castle, this wonderful all-inclusive will appeal to those who want their accommodations to offer eye candy.
5. Melia Caribe Tropical
Your kids are sure to appreciate the town-like atmosphere of this all-inclusive resort, which has just over 1,100 rooms and suites.
6. The Level Melia Caribe Tropical
If you like the looks of the Melia Caribe Tropical but want a more exclusive and private experience, opt for the luxury touches of this splendid enclave.
7. Majestic Colonial Punta Cana
While you’re not likely to be blown away by the all-inclusive food here, you will for sure be blown away by the massive and beautiful beach.
8. Royalton Punta Cana Resort & Casino
This adults-only all-inclusive that’s located next to the popular Memories Splash has lots to offer, including rooms with swim-out access to the pool.
9. Grand Palladium Bavaro Resort and Spa
You’ll never run out of things to do if you’re staying at this massive all-inclusive. Aside from its five buffets, there are also a total of 15 bars for getting your drink on.
10. Paradisus Palma Real
If eating well at your all-inclusive resort is a must, then you’ll appreciate the Michelin-starred chef who’s a part of the team at this resort.
11. The Reserve at Paradisus Palma Real
Paradisus Palma Real is one of the best in Punta Cana, but if you want the best that they have to offer, then be sure to book in this all-suites section of the property.
12. Excellence Punta Cana
Just like other Excellence properties, this place has got plenty to offer the adults-only vacationer. Those who want to try their hand at surfing will love the beach here.
13. Memories Splash Punta Cana
Here’s some fair warning for you: If you let your kids see what this massive resort has to offer, they won’t let you book anywhere else. Just check out that water park! Wow!
14. Alsol Luxury Village
If you’re not worried about hitting the beach and instead want to lounge by the pool, then this upscale all-inclusive might be just the right one for you!
15. Zoetry Agua Punta Cana
Leave the kids at home if you plan on staying here. With only 96 rooms, this wonderful all-inclusive specializes in upping the romance factor.
16. Alsol Del Mar
Here’s another tremendous option if you’re looking for romance. This small all-inclusive is incredibly secluded, meaning it will be perfect for time between just you and your S.O.
17. Dreams Palm Beach Punta Cana
If you’re looking to avoid the partiers while in Punta Cana, you’ll find the up-scale and refined vibe of this beautiful all-inclusive perfect for your needs.
18. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana
The Hard Rock brand is known for the quality of its resorts around the world. Their property in Punta Cana boasts many things, including an absolutely massive (and fun) casino.
19. Iberostar Grand Bavaro Hotel
Consistently ranked among the best all-inclusive resorts in the world, this is definitely a place to look into if you’re planning on traveling to Punta Cana. Just remember that it’s adults only!
20. Ocean Blue & Sand
Looking for a party atmosphere around the pool while you’re vacationing in Punta Cana? This might be your best bet!