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whala!bavaro

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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
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  • Terrible9%
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“beach bar”(53 reviews)
“simple hotel”(5 reviews)
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

This was the best value regarding a holiday abroad for a long time. We knew it wasn't a massive hotel with all the bells and whistles when booking and we were happy with that and were very pleasently surprised with the overall experience we got....More

2  Thank davedebbi995
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We were eagerly waiting for heading to balmy weather and forget the dark days of autumn for a couple of weeks. It is a long flight, but the reward was waiting.The drive from the airport took half an hour and we checked into a spacious...More

1  Thank Leena113
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The rooms are just ok to crappy (cockroaches and mold). Do not have a medical emergency. Desk initially called a taxi...we needed ambulance...broken hip in our room due to slippery floor issue. The managers looked concerned, but did nothing to help. Desk staff seemed helpful,...More

4  Thank CanadaMichele
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Not being ones for wasting our money on mega hotels with so many amenities you don't even get time to use them, we opted for this simple hotel and didn't regret it for a minute. Exactly what we wanted and we had a great time....More

Thank JWhite999
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We reserved 2 rooms that were described as superior rooms at the Whala Hotel Resort and the Tour Operator is Transat Holidays. The reservation was made with a live agent. We did not pay a budget or discounted price. The rooms were to have 2...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 67 - US$ 187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#6 Best Value Hotel in Punta Cana
#39 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#73 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#75 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 67 - US$ 187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Best Value Hotel in Punta Cana
#39 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#73 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#75 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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NMG_4
21 November 2017|
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Response from baronwillie | Reviewed this property |
hotel is close by the beach but not on the beach, i said 1/2 block....i prefer a room by the last pool, they hv 3 pools....last pool is more privately....
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Martyna S
13 August 2017|
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Response from tina s | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes there is vegetarian/vegan dishes like mushrooms, cauliflower in sauce,aubergines, fresh pasta, salads cheeses,breads, chips, cassava, rice mix beans and pizza but you jus have to be careful and read the labels as they... More
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Liz H
21 April 2017|
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Response from trivial60 | Reviewed this property |
Half a block walk away, not far at all
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"DO NOT let them assign you to room 1302"
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"Avoid the main pool bar area because this can be noisy up to 11pm. Request a room within the complex the..."
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"Pay the extra money or a suit. It's more private and quite."
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