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whala!bavaro

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  • Excellent39%
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  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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Reviewed June 12, 2017

Very energetic staff really eager to make your stay amazing and they would like you to return, every day every person would say gold morning. Overall the hotel was nice, the room had a big terrace with a table and chairs looking into the pool...More

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Response from Miguel L, Director de Recepción at whala!bavaroResponded July 22, 2017

Dear guest, Greetings from whala, We would like to thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our Whala!Bavaro with other travelers on TripAdvisor. It is gratifying to hear that you enjoyed a fabulous vacation among us and that you found our...More

Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

I had amazing time in Punta Cana,only because I stayed away from this place as much as I could. I honestly can't think of good things to say about this place. Thanks to Jackie animation staff for making our trip fun and the man in...More

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Response from Guest Service W, Front Office Manager at whala!bavaroResponded June 6, 2017

Dear Guest, Greetings from whala, Thanks to your feedback we are able to constantly evaluate our services and amenities in order to provide the best quality holiday experience for all our guests. . We certainly wish to apologies for the issues you have experience during...More

Reviewed May 31, 2017

The hotel is rated as a 3 in category, and when we compared it to others in the same price range and category, Whala had more amenities that probably all the other ones, and we made the reservation via email directly with the hotel, and...More

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Response from Guest Service W, Front Office Manager at whala!bavaroResponded June 6, 2017

Dear guest, Greetings from whala, I would like to thank you for the time you have taken to share your feedback in regards to your experience at our whala!bávaro. I will personally extend your comments to our entire staff, which is a great motivation for...More

Reviewed May 31, 2017

Not traveling on a big budget and bit of a last minute idea to go away and it turned out great here. Simple hotel with nice workers and incredible location by the beach. Room was clean and bed was good. We had a ground floor...More

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Response from Guest Service W, Front Office Manager at whala!bavaroResponded June 6, 2017

Dear guest, Greetings from whala, First of all allow me to thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with other travelers. It completely pleasant to read that overall you enjoyed your stay among in whala. Your detailed review will definitely...More

Reviewed May 27, 2017

Stayed in a suite, for ten days. This is our second time to Punta Cana and found this smaller hotel on our last vacation. Especially liked the friendly staff and it was very clean. The salt water was interesting in the shower, nice to see...More

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Response from Guest Service W, Front Office Manager at whala!bavaroResponded June 6, 2017

Dear guest, Greetings from whala First of all allow us to thank you very much for taking the time to share your experience with other travelers and TripAdvisor members. It completely pleasant to read that overall you enjoyed your stay among in whala. Your detailed...More

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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
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$65 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#3 Best Value Hotel in Punta Cana
#39 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#75 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#77 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$65 - US$193 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Best Value Hotel in Punta Cana
#39 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#75 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#77 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Hellsbells75
June 3, 2018|
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Response from bflojim | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Whala in May. Was not the best resort in Punta Cana but was fine. I had a hard time getting a hold of anyone prior to our stay. You may have to get your request looked after upon arrival.
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nbafamily
May 22, 2018|
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Response from Drewboy134 | Reviewed this property |
We did not need a credit card to check in. The internet is free now. They charged last year though. I think we still paid for the safe though. Love the whala
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"Suites are probably best for quietness and luxury"
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"Pool No. 3 has the quietest accomodations. Room above the bar at Pool #2 may be too noisy for some people."
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"We had a suite on 2nd floor by pool #3. Absolutle stunning view."
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"Go to another hotel! Please..."
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