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Arena Gorda Macao  
Higuey, Punta Cana 
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

4.5 of 5 stars

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You will love Bahia Principe Luxury Esmeralda for its colonial style, exquisite decoration and beautiful landscape throughout. Enjoy complete luxury and exclusive services. The spacious rooms are all Junior Suite Deluxe with canopy beds, hydro massage tubs and separate shower with beautiful garden or pool views. Experience the most luxurious brand of Bahia Principe which includes, just to name a few: 24-hour room service, butler service, pillow and aroma menus and so much more.  Guests have access to the other Bahia Principe Luxury hotels and Bahia Principe Grand hotels within the Bahia Principe Bavaro complex. Access to other hotels excludes the buffet restaurants (guests must use the main buffet in the hotel that they are staying at). Access to new gym and sports bar from the Bahia Principe Bavaro complex is limited to 18+.

BRAND NEW! Las Olas Beach House is a newly built oceanfront restaurant area featuring new culinary specialties, available to guests of all hotels at Bahia Principe Bavaro complex*. This modern, contemporary two-story space has a surface area of 79.000 square feet. The ground floor features two beach restaurants, which respectively become a Rodizio and Mexican specialty restaurants at night, and a bar. There are three additional specialty restaurants for a la carte dinner on the top floor: Indian, Mediterranean and Fish Market (the latter only for adults, 18+). *Reservations required. Dress code applies.
It’s ideal for:
Travelers who seek more personalized service, feeling completely at home on vacation in a harmonious atmosphere, with first-class service. Families with children who want luxury standards in Bavaro. 

Complimentary WI-FI throughout all areas of our hotels.

Please contact the hotel for additional information regarding business services (gebgroupscompbav@bahia-principe.com)
Location: Punta Cana - Beach
  • Please be advised effective May 1, 2017 Luxury Bahia Principe Esmeralda Don Pablo Collection will no longer be an Adults Only resort. Reservations booked on or after May 1, 2017 can now include children.
† Fees may apply
  • Accessible facilities
  • Accessible rooms
  • Children welcome
  • Complimentary wireless internet
  • Elevators Not Available
  • Exercise gym†
  • Golf, Offsite†
  • High speed internet access†
  • High speed wireless†
  • Housekeeping - daily
† Fees may apply

Junior Suite Deluxe

Bedding– 1 king or 2 double beds - based on availability, requests are not guaranteed.

Occupancy limits- 3 adults, 2 children, 4 total

Maximum of 2 children through the age of 1 stay free of charge in existing beds when sharing a room with 2 adults. Children 2-12 are surcharged.

- Room service available.

† Fees may apply

Various Restaurants

Jazmin – Main buffet restaurant offering International cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Dress code applies. 

Los Geranios – Main buffet restaurant offering International cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Dress code applies. 

Bella Italia – A la carte Italian restaurant for dinner. Reservations required and dress code applies.

Takara – A la carte Asian restaurant for dinner. Reservations required and dress code applies. 

Arrecife – A la carte Brazilian Rodizio restaurant for dinner. Reservations required and dress code applies.

Various Lounges/Bars

Consult the hotel for hours of operation, reservation policies and dress codes (info.esmeralda@bahia-principe.com)


  • Children's pool
    There are 2 children's pools onsite.
  • Direct access to a beach
  • Fitness center on-site†
  • Golf location (onsite/nearby)†
    18 Holes
  • Hot tub
    4 outdoor hot tubs
  • Pool
    There are 2 pools onsite.
  • Sauna†
  • Spa†
  • Tennis court†
    There are 3 tennis courts onsite.
† Fees may apply

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