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    IFA Villas Bavaro Resort & Spa

    Playas de Bavaro, Bavaro, Punta Cana 51101, Dominican Republic
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    10/07/2017 11/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent33%
          • Very good39%
          • Average16%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible5%
          Travellers talk about
          “pizza bar” (116 reviews)
          “main pool” (213 reviews)
          Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Banquet Room
          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Shuttle Bus Service
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          3.5 Star Hotel
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          1,661 - 1,665 of 2,007 reviews

          Reviewed 11 August 2008

          We went to this hotel with high expectations but come away very dissatisfide.The check in desk staff where unpleasant to say the least,the room was at the back of the kitchen no view at all,the chamber maids did not clean our room till after 6...More

          1  Thank jjzo10
          Reviewed 10 August 2008

          My wife and I stayed for five nights. The actual cost of the stay worked out to be about a third of our costs, with airfare being about two-thirds. I will give the plusses and minuses of our stay: Plusses: • We felt it was...More

          4  Thank OHTraveler1
          Reviewed 6 August 2008

          Was our first fam. vaca allof us 18 and over. First off, rooms refrig/ mini bar was not filled. We had no towels and got into a screaming match with the maids who couldn't understand our problem, then barged in our rooms thinking that we...More

          1  Thank jmp52489
          Reviewed 5 August 2008

          There is nothing like this in the U.S.A- The price that we paid for 3 people CANNOT BE BEAT!.It included air. round trip transfers to hotel from airport, all you can eat and drink, free entertainment, beautiful beach with turqouise blue water,and white sand without...More

          4  Thank TIKYTATA
          Reviewed 5 August 2008

          Me, hubby and teenager were at the IFA Villas Bavaro two weeks ago (end of July). We flew American and were treated very nice. We then quickly made it thru the airport to our Turintor Tour Bus. So far so good. (We were armed w....More

          5  Thank cleanone
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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Breakfast included
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 109 - US$ 407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #12 Romantic Hotel in Bavaro
          • #12 Family Hotel in Bavaro
          • #18 On the Beach Hotel in Bavaro
          • #19 Top resorts Hotel in Bavaro
          • #19 Spa Hotel in Bavaro
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 262
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          • Location
          • Caribbean >
          • Dominican Republic >
          • La Altagracia Province >
          • Punta Cana >
          • Bavaro
          • Also Known As
          • Ifa Hotel Punta Cana ,
          • Ifa Hotel Bavaro ,
          • Ifa Bavaro Villas ,
          • Ifa Villas Bavaro Beach Resort & Spa ,
          • Villas Bavaro ,
          • Ifa Villas Bavaro Punta Cana
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          Pool & Beach (2018)
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          Dining (606)
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          Family and Play Areas (188)
          Bathroom (104)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          beckrz
          Thinking about booking apple vacations gives you option of a room in Bavaro village or one story ocean village which they say is closer to the ocean can anyone tell me which are newer or best option to pick? Thanks
          29 June 2017|
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          Response from gamajato | Reviewed this property |
          Hello.Well closer to the ocean yes but older buildings and rooms.farther from the buffet and main pool.closer to theater loud till about 11-11:30.We stayed in the renovated buildings really nice rooms.3100 building very... More
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          Knype
          Is there a dress code for the restaurants? Also could you advise if inflatables are allowed in the pools?
          16 June 2017|
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          Response from Sharon D | Reviewed this property |
          In the a la carte restaurants it does say no shorts , main restaurant it's fine , an inflatables are allowed they sell them there an inflate them for you
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          Tony G
          Hello all.we r leaving this Friday for the ifa.The lower number the closer to everything??
          13 June 2017|
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          Response from Rhonda O | Reviewed this property |
          The bungalows (1000's) are further away from everything but there are carts every 7 minutes.
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          "the rooms were ok, not what I was expecting. just needed a little more manicured."
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          "Make sure you get a renovated room. They also have villas which are a little quieter."
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          "our room was 1074 which was lovely and quiet and right near the pool and jacuzzi bar"
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          "Bungalows are quiet, but be prepared to be far way from everything."
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