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

• Merengue Classes  

• Mini Swimming Pool  

• Health and YHI Spa  

• Palma Real Shopping Village  

• Tram service is available throughout the property. Watersports (non-motorized) windsurfing, scuba diving ($), water polo, kayaks, canoes, pedal boats, water bicycles, sunfish sailing, snorkeling, diving lessons, water bicycles and aerobics. Tennis: (8) Floodlit Courts ($) ($) 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:  


• Deluxe Junior Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children. Junior Suite Premium - 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, (JSD) Tastefully decorated and generously conditioned all the 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.  

Junior Suite Premium, (JPM) 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, (JDI) With 450 square feet, this Junior Suite is ready to take care of the needs of the youngest guests. These rooms are conveniently located in the family fun and adventure area of the resort. The following additional amenities will be waiting for you:  

• sofa bed and a pull out bed or bunk, kids club (organized by age) with supervised activities for fun and adventure, child-themed amenities (beach toys, books, crayons), Melia baby kit (soap, a floating toy, shampoo and bubble bath), minibar with water, soft drinks, juice and milk (non- alcoholic beverages), extra drawer space for children's belongings, free internet access, Kids & Co. program:  

• includes personalized check-in for children, exclusive activities program and farewell gift.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds. View: Garden or Pool.  

Mini-bar Complimentary water and soft drinks  

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 Junior Suite and The Level Grand Suite.  

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

Bathroom (marble) Fully equipped with hairdryer  

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

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Q Bar, Exclusive for The Level.  

Barefoot Bar & Grill, Exclusive for The Level.  

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.  

Cuatro Lounge, Exclusive for The Level.  

Capri, Capacity for 145 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.  

Add-On Package (Honeymoon 18) (back to top)


Booking Dates: 12/23/2016 - 12/22/2018 Travel Dates: 12/23/2017 - 12/22/2018  

Package Inclusions:  

• In-room bottle of sparkling wine on arrival day  

• Romantic turn-down service for the couple one night during their stay  

• Luscious tropical fruit display in couple's room on arrival day  

• A 10% discount on Yhi spa services for the couple (not including boutique products)  

• In bed romantic breakfast with mimosas (one morning during their stay)  

Package Minimum Stay: 6 nights  

Package Restrictions:  

• Clients should have been married no more than 2 months before their arrival at the hotel  

• Clients should present marriage certificate or proof of wedding at the time of check-in  

• Offer valid when booking a minimum stay of 6 nights  

• If 5 nights or less are booked, the package will have a surcharge, the hotel should be advised in writing when making the reservation  

• Offer not valid for groups  

Specialty Package (All Inclusive 18) (back to top)


Booking Dates: 12/23/2016 - 12/22/2018 Travel Dates: 12/23/2017 - 12/22/2018  

Package Inclusions:  

• In-room mini bar (1 daily replenishment of soft drinks and water); coffee and snacks  

• Great gastronomic offer with 9 a la carte restaurants, and 2 buffet restaurants (hokkaido restaurant is not included)  

• National and international drinks  

• House wine in all a la carte restaurants; international wine list with extra charge  

• Nine bars serving national and international drinks  

• Swim up bar with national and international beverages  

• Seven tennis courts (lighting with fee for night use)  

• A basketball court (lighting with fee for night use)  

• Non motorized water sports: kayaks, canoes, windsurfers, water bikes, snorkel gear and scuba diving try-outs at the pool  

• Fitness: gym, morning stretching, step and water aerobics  

• Live entertainment every night  

• Game room  

• Kids club organized by age with supervised activities  

• Kids & co. program for family junior suites guests  

• Free Wi-Fi internet in hotel lobby  

• Yhi spa (services and body treatments available with an extra charge)  

• Complimentary green fees at cocotal golf & country club (rounds are per person per day; golf equipment not included; golf cart rental is mandatory)  

Package inclusions are subject to change.  

Bonus Features (back to top)


2018-2019 Bonus Features Travel Dates: 12/23/2017 - 12/22/2018  

• 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: 8 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:  

• 8 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.  

Cocotal Golf & Country Club -27 holes gold course  

• Complimentary green fees. Rounds are per person per day. Subject to availability.  

• Prior reservations are recommended.  

• Golf cart and equipment is not included.  

• Rental of golf cart is mandatory and at an extra cost.  

• Food and beverage consumption & tips at golf course are not included in all inclusive rates and must be paid directly by guests.  

• Rounds of golf are non-transferable or interchangeable.