ROMANTIC GETAWAYS IN PUNTA CANA
You and your partner are super excited – you’ve booked a trip to the Caribbean beach, where you’ll be enjoying everything from merengue and cocktails to hikes on tropical islands. There’s just one question left. Where to sleep? Here are our preferred romantic getaways in Punta Cana.
Lovely quirky apartment in Cocotal (on a budget)
You already spent a bunch of cash on the flight itself and want to be able to go on cultural/adventurous day trips while you’re in Punta Cana. Not to worry, we aren’t the most expensive place to visit! Enjoy this quirky and clean apartment in Cocotal Golf & Country Club and spend a comfortable time close to everything Punta Cana has to offer. This apartment has a boutique feel, with lots of colors and cute touches, like watercolor paintings and fish on the wall. Apart from the decoration, this apartment comes with free Wi-fi, A/C, a flatscreen tv and your own kitchen! Of course, there’s a pool within walking distance. Go for a romantic night swim! This is one of those cheap romantic getaways in Punta Cana you’ll be thinking about for a while still.
Budget: $41 USD per night
Simple & clean beach front room (on a budget)
Looking for a no-nonsense, clean and comfortable room on the beach? Then this is your pick. Your room in Bavaro on the Beach is located in Bavaro Los Corales and has a nice white interior, with small intimate touches but no huge bright colors. This is a house in a quiet, tropical garden with direct access to the (private) beach so you’ll have lots of time to just focus on each other and nothing else. There’s A/C, Wi-Fi, a washing machine, a small kitchen and a fully mosquito-net covered balcony so you can enjoy the sunset in peace. Next, to this, the lovely owners of the property will be happy to recommend you any activities or restaurants you might need. The most convenient stay!
Budget: $48 USD per night
Monet Studio for Art LOVERS
Simple is not your jam, you and your partner came to Punta Cana to relax, but also to enjoy some of our culture! Well – this studio is not exactly about Dominican Art, but we think you can never go wrong with Monet as a romantic setting. Art Villa Bávaro has a number of studios available, all in the style of their own artist or painter. Think: Kandinsky, Gauguin, Picasso, Da Vinci, Modigliani, Matisse, Michelangelo, Warhol, Renoir. Which is your favorite? A nice way to discover you and your partner’s cultural interests! The Bed & Breakfast comes with a lovely common area and provides breakfast in the morning. There’s also a terrace to watch the sunset from and meet other couples! This Monet Studio is the romantic getaway in Punta Cana for art LOVERS.
Budget: $41 USD per night
Luxury bungalow with private pool in Cap Cana
A bit more pricey, but a whole lotta privacy! This luxury bungalow is located in the gated community of Cap Cana and comes with a private pool, a garden view and two bathrooms. Have a romantic brekkie on your own patio while you look out over palm trees and the bright greens and blues of your own field of grass and pool! This villa comes with everything you and your love need for a full period of relaxation – in nice, peaceful tones and wood. One of your bathrooms is even outside, so you can play at being together in the jungle and… we don’t want to know. This is YOUR hideaway.
Budget: $165 USD per night
Your blue house on the beach
Yup – we saved the best for last! Of all the romantic getaways in Punta Cana, this one’s the winner. This gorgeous blue house on the beach is made of wood and cane and provides you with a super cute, basic and romantic place within the elements. You and your partner get a full breakfast every day and there are two bikes available to explore the area. This house has everything you need AND a private terrace directly viewing the ocean, to sip some beers together and enjoy a nice sunset or sunrise. There is warm water, A/C and Wi-fi available. Your fridge will be stocked with fresh and local produce so you can snack away all day. There’s a mall within 7 minutes walking distance for all your groceries and restaurant needs.
This one’s for true romantics – it’s just you and the waves.
Budget: $195 USD per night
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Photo: Art Villa Bavaro