The hotel Whalabavaro (women only), especially popular with honeymooners, is around 20 km from Punta Cana Airport (Downtown around 3 km). The private sandy beach is around 50 m from the hotel. At the beach, there are sun loungers and sun umbrellas free of charge. The tourist centre is only about 100 m away. You can find a food store and other shopping facilities approx. 100 m away. It is only 100 m from the hotel to the nearest bars and restaurants. Also the nearest disco is around 100 m away. Further entertainment facilities such as a cinema are approx. 10 km away. For mobility during your holiday, there are a taxi rank (around 30 m away), a bus stop (approx. 200 m away), a car rental company and a motorcycle rental. The hotel and airport are linked by a shuttle (for a fee). Also to the next beach a shuttle service is available (charges may apply).
Hygiene and safety measures In order to protect the health of the guests, the following hygiene and protective measures are taken in the hotel: Compliance of the WHO recommendations and local laws, trained and equipped staff with hygiene and protection measures, safe access with sanitary controls to suppliers and employees, staff replacement policy, adapted capacities and flows in common areas to ensure social distancing, hand sanitizer available in all areas, intense cleaning and disinfection protocols for all areas, in-house medical services, luggage transportation by the guest (incl. luggage disinfection), protective screens at the reception, Non-Contact check-in and check-out and non-contact in-house information, disinfection carpets at main door, elevator occupancy control measures, self-catering options, restaurant space adapted to ensure social distancing, minimum 2m distance between tables at restaurants, new additional adapted outdoor dining areas, controlled access restaurant (reservation only), controlled access bar (limited entry), buffet alternatives (Show-Cooking), disposable kitchenware, intensification control in chlorination levels and disinfection protocols for pools, minimum 2m between sun beds, additional adapted chill-out/ relaxation areas, additional space for families at pools, masks available for guests, available Covid-19 tests for guests, guest infection policy, temperature control measures for guests, clean and sanitized rooms, intensification of disinfection / cleaning protocols, daily room disinfection, 24h time between check-out and check-in, housekeeping staff equipped with self-protecting gear, new air treatments (air filters), individual amenities, individual wrapped towels, 3x per week change of towels, ensured social distancing at Kids Club, hygiene protocols and control access at Kids Club (reservation only), adapted activities at Kids Club, reduced groups, only outdoor activities at Kids Club, controlled access at Spa and wellness (reservation only), enhanced hygiene protocols ensured at Spa and Wellness, adapted Spa and Wellness relax areas as well as adapted Spa / Wellness treatments. The hotel has already been awarded a local seal of approval for extensive protective measures after appropriate testing.
Recently renovated in 2018, the 4-storey beach hotel consists of a main building and 4 adjoining buildings, and has 263 rooms in total. It offers its guests a lobby, 2 lifts, air conditioning, a safe (for a fee), kiosk, a mini market, various other shops, a sky bar (open from 10:00 - 23:00), discotheque, casino, theater, a free parking area , a security entry system and a money changing facility. For the meals, there are three restaurants. In a total 4 bars, you can relax in good company. WiFi is available for free. For guests with physical disabilities the accommodation provides a barrier-free access, a wheelchair accessible lift and a number of wheelchair accessible bathrooms. Room cleaning and concierge service are free of charge. Laundry / ironing service and medical service are available for a fee. For the room service the hotel charges a fee (where applicable).