The Barcelo Bavaro Palace Deluxe resort complex is built within a spectacular coconut grove, with a legendary Pete Dye designed golf course on-site, and features just about every amenity a guest could ever desire. A Barcelo Bavaro wedding offers not only an elegant ceremony, but also endless fun for you and your guests throughout the entire stay, from a 24-hour casino, discos and nightclubs, pools with waterfalls, mini-golf, and a waterpark. Beyond that, you will find airy contemporary decor throughout, thatched cabanas, plentiful palm trees, and of course the white sandy Punta Cana beach that National Geographic has named one of the top 10 beaches in the world.
Your Barcelo Bavaro Palace wedding guests have the option to stay at the Barcelo Bavaro Beach next door, which is adults-only.
There are many venue options available for your wedding ceremony, and the wedding department does their best to accommodate any size wedding party at any venue. This flexibility isn’t offered at many other resorts.
Shuttle service is offered to get around the resort, and there are endless activities throughout.
The entry-level Coconut Paradise package becomes complimentary when you reserve a minimum of 25 rooms or nights combined either in the Barceló Bávaro Palace Deluxe or Barceló Bávaro Beach (adults-only) resorts. Upgraded packages, additional guests, and add-ons are available for an additional cost.ditional cost.
$130 – $180 average price per person per night. Rooms include private balcony or terrace and daily restocked minibar. Children 1 and younger stay free. If a Suite or Presidential Suite is booked you will join the Club Premium category, which offers exclusive check-in and check-out, access to a premium club lounge with premium cocktails, private concierge service and much more!
Bottle of sparkling wine on arrival | Garden or Gazebo ceremony location | Morning-after breakfast for couple | Room upgrade upon availability | Special decoration in room | One-tier wedding cake | Bottle of sparkling wine for ceremony | Late check-out upon availability
There are 1600 rooms with resort, golf course, and ocean views. Due to the large size of the resort, it is recommended for more active guests. Golf carts are available to get around the resort grounds.
Garden – 200 guests max, Beach – 100 guests max, Chapel – 100 guests max, Garden Gazebo – 50 guests max, Ocean Gazebo – 50 guests max.
This hotel allows a maximum of 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child 12 and younger.
The Barcelo Bavaro wedding resort complex is able to hold up to 4 weddings per day maximum, but typically only hold 2 – 3. It is recommended you book at least 6 months in advance if you have a specific date in mind.
The busiest months for Barcelo Bavaro Palace weddings as recorded by their wedding department across the multi-resort complex, with highest chances of sell-out, are January – June, September, and October.
The Barcelo Bavaro Palace wedding coordinator typically responds in 24 hours.
The resort is located 9 miles from the PUJ airport.
Q: How long have you been a wedding coordinator and how many weddings have you coordinated?
A: 5 years, about 600 to 580 weddings , to be honest I don’t have the exact amount.
Q: What makes your resort a great place for a destination wedding?
A: Our 7 different ceremony venues, including our own chapel at the property, the stunning areas to take amazing pictures. Our all-inclusive complex where the wedding guest are able to enjoy with their families before and after the wedding. Then especially our professionalism, responsibility, charisma and patience with all of our couples.
Q: What is your favorite part of a destination wedding?
A: Having the opportunity to meet all kinds of nationality and cultures.
Q: Can you tell us an anecdote about one of your brides when you saved the day?
A: It was two years ago. When my bride was about to start her walk down the aisle her veil broke. Within two minutes I sewed it with my needed (which is always in my purse). I believe I stopped breathing during this time, but with the patience that characterizes me, I kept her calm. It was a great wedding!
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“The ONLY way to stay in Dominican Republic. Excellent service and staff, will never make you feel obligated to tip. Amazing restaurants and amenities you wouldn’t even want yo leave the resort. Beautiful beach and great drinks. You couldn’t ask for more or better.” – Timothy S. 4/19
“This place was absolutely beautiful. I had the most amazing time. Our concierge Stephanie was fabulous every time. The Spa, is elegant and i don’t have the words to detail my super wonderful experience, hands down, the best massage I ever had. Some restaurant staff wasn’t customer service friendly and I didn’t enjoy the food as much as I thought I would. This was definitely a fun and adventurous trip, I will return.” – Carla L. 7/17
“I absolutely loved this place. My room was big, beautiful and clean. The food in every restaurant is delicious. The breakfasts are AMAZING. The staff was great. The amenities are wonderful and the price was very reasonable. I can’t wait to go back.” – Yulonda S. 6/17
“Service is super excellent! The place so beautiful and the people very friendly. The bathrooms are immaculate. The restaurants and food was outstanding and plentiful. Can’t wait to come back to this paradise.” – David B. 6/17