Melia Caribe Tropical Resort
Playa de Bavaro, Punta Cana
Higuey, Dominican Republic

Distance from hotel to town of Higuey, 25 miles (40 kms). Distance from hotel to Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ), 20 minutes.  

Discover Melia Caribe Tropical, a hotel located in Punta Cana, where you will be able to enjoy stunning facilities, amusing themed areas designed for children and an exquisite gastronomic variety that will satisfy the most demanding palate. The resort features more than 1100 spacious suites with 144 Royal Service Suites. The complex spans the shore of the eastern tip of the Dominican Republic, and is surrounded by palm trees and lush gardens and lagoons. The resort is ideal for families, golfers, weddings, as well as meetings and conventions.  

The Melia Caribe Tropical is located right on Bavaro beach, one of the most beautiful beaches of the island: about 25 miles of white, fine sand, uncountable palm trees and crystal clear blue water. 1600 feet of the beach are exclusively reserved for the hotels' guests.  

Punta Cana International Airport is 20 minutes away, Higuey 25 miles, La Romana 56 miles, and the capital, Santo Domingo, is 121 miles far away from the hotel.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Arcade
  • Beach
  • Business Center ($)
  • Casino
  • Disco
  • Dry Cleaning Services ($)
  • Fitness Center
  • Gift Shops
  • Jewelry Shop ($)
  • Laundry Service ($)

Golf Cocotal Golf & Country Club, on site, 27 hole golf course with a par 72, driving range, pro shop, equipment rental and golf academy Land Sports volleyball, aerobics, beach soccer, beach volleyball, horseback excursions ($), table tennis, darts, and board games. Entertainment Extensive daytime and evening entertainment program. Miscellaneous Amenities  

• Meringue Classes  

• Baby Stroller Rentals  

• Mini Swimming Pool  

• Health and YHI Wellness  

• Palma Real Shopping Village  

• Tram service is available throughout the property. Watersports (non-motorized) windsurfing, scuba diving ($), water polo, kayaks, canoes, pedal boats, water bicycles, sunfish sailing, snorkeling, diving lessons, water bicycles and aerobics. Tennis: (3) Floodlit Courts ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 12 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2016 Deluxe Junior Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. Premium Junior Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. Family Deluxe Junior Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 3 children or 3 adults and 2 children.  

Deluxe Junior Suite, Tastefully decorated and generously conditioned all our Deluxe Junior Suites are 450 sq. ft. of pure comfort. All suites have a private balcony or terrace. Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds. View: Garden.  

Premium Junior Suite, Rooms include all features listed below, plus special services and amenities as shown:  

• Individually controlled air conditioning system and ceiling fan, cable television, direct dial telephones, complimentary in-room safe, minibar with complimentary water and soft drinks, coffee and coffee maker, bathroom amenities, shower, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, internet access ($), privileged location, room service from 7:00am to 11:00pm and special in-room amenities.  

Family Deluxe Junior Suite, With 450 square feet, this Junior Suite is ready to take care of the needs of our youngest guests. The following additional amenities will be waiting for you: day bed and a trundle bed, themed amenities on children's beds, curtain separation for privacy (upon request-not available in all rooms), bathroom kid amenities including a mini-step for the sink, Melia Baby kit complete with soap, floating toy, shampoo and bubble bath, video game console and games upon request, minibar with soft drinks and family size water, extra drawers for children's belongings. Location: Lower property side in front of Kids Zone, near the family and kids' pools, Kid's Club. Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds. View: Garden or Pool.  

All accommodations include: air conditioning, safe deposit box: ($), hairdryer and ceiling fan.  

Mini-bar supplied as a welcome with soft sodas  

Miscellaneous Amenities  

• Work area with IDD Telephone  

• Balcony or patio furnished  

• Living room area with sofa-bed or couch and arm chair  

Connecting Rooms The hotel can only guarantee connecting rooms with the following 2 categories: The Level Master Suite and Royal Service 1 Bedroom Master Suite.  

Rollaway Bed Rollaway beds are not permitted in The Level rooms.  

Bathroom (marble) Fully equipped with hairdryer  

($) Denotes a fee may be charged.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Market Place Buffet, Featuring six different live cooking buffets, air conditioned facilities, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Capacity for 512 people.  

Cuisine: International.  

Agora Grill, Capacity for 400 people. Enjoy a sumptuous beach side international buffet for breakfast, lunch and afternoon snacks/sweets.  

The American Grill, Capacity for 155 people.  

Cuisine: American.  

Capri, Capacity for 92 people. Fish and seafood from the Caribbean Sea. Minimum age requirement is 18 years old.  

Cuisine: Seafood.  

Cuatro, Capacity for 468 people. Enjoy a sumptuous beach side international buffet for breakfast, lunch and dinner. A la carte meals are also available.  

El Guarapo, Capacity for 148 people. Traditional colonial Dominican cuisine.  

Cuisine: Dominican.  

Hokkaido, Capacity for 36 people. Japanese specialty with Teppanyaki show tables. Additional charge applies as this restaurant is not part of the All Inclusive.  

Cuisine: Japanese.  

La Gondola, Capacity for 94 people. Specializes in Italian cuisine with an antipasto corner.  

Cuisine: Italian.  

La Hacienda, Capacity for 108 people. Premium traditional Mexican restaurant.  

Cuisine: Mexican.  

La Pagoda, Capacity for 94 people. Thai fusion restaurant.  

Cuisine: Asian.  

Le Gourmet, Capacity for 94 people. Modern international cuisine.  

Ma Maison, Capacity for 92 people. Traditional French style restaurant and service. Minimum age requirement is 18 years old.  

The Gabi Club, Capacity for 160 people. Contemporary cuisine.  

• Additional charge applies. This restaurant is included for The Level guests only.  


• There are 14 bars offering fashionable cocktails and select international brand drinks.  

Lobby Bar Caribe Lobby Bar Tropical Caribe and Tropical pool bars Agora Grill Bar Sports Bar Hall Bar Square Lounge Avenue Bar Fun Pub Gabi Club Bar  

Please Note:  

• For access to all restaurants in the evening, gentlemen are not permitted to wear shorts and sleeveless shirts, sandals or any other type of open shoes.  

Bonus Features (back to top)


• Guests celebrating a birthday will receive a surprise gift. Guests must show proof of date of birth upon registration.  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

Family Area The resort offers a specially designed area for the little ones of the family, which includes exclusive rooms and 3 exciting clubs with supervised activities for kids, divided by age group: 4 months to 4 years old, 5 to 8 years old and 9 to 13 years old. Themed areas for adventure and relaxation, including a themed restaurant area.  

Fun activities designed according to age group:  

• 4 months to 4 years: For infants and toddlers, this Baby Club includes a sleeping area, kitchen and bathroom. Toddlers can participate in fun activities like arts & crafts, fantasy make-up,imaginative games, costumes, music workshops, puzzles, movies, story time, sensory stimulation and more. Babysitting is available for babies with an extra cost.  

5 to 8 years: Members of the Kid's Club have their own game room and playground. They participate in a variety of imaginative and stimulating activities, including pool games, camping, t-shirt painting, balloon art and costume and magic workshops.  

9 to 13 years: The Teen Club is for older children and features competitive outdoor activities such as pool games, camping, workshops and sports.  

Golf Inclusions 2015-2016 Travel Dates: 12/23/2014 - 01/02/2017  

• Golf is included at the Cocotal Golf club.  

• Golf cart is mandatory and at an extra cost.