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Unveiling Paradise: The Best Punta Cana Resorts for Families in 2024

Indulge in Caribbean Bliss with Our Curated Selection of Kid-Friendly Havens

Building sand castles in Punta Cana

There are lots of family friendly Punta Cana resorts to choose from. Punta Cana is one of the prettiest areas in the Dominican Republic. This area has gorgeous white sand beaches lined with palm trees and beautiful blue water to play in.

Most of the resorts in Dominican Republic are all-inclusive and include your meals, drinks and entertainment.  Looking for some fun things to do with the kids?  Check out these family-friendly Punta Cana activities! Or read more about the Dominican here.

We have found some of the best places to stay during your Punta Cana family trip! Many have fun kid's clubs with supervision and activities such as dancing, sand castle building and arts and crafts. Don't forget to get your Dominican Fly It Quiet Ebook for your kids!

Moderate Punta Cana Resorts

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Playas Uvero Alto

This resort is one of the best all inclusive family Punta Cana resorts. There is great family entertainment in the evenings and organized activities all day long. There are plenty of dining options to choose from.

Kids Will Love:

  • Explorer's Club for ages 3-12 with supervised activities including a camp out with pony rides.
  • Pirate ship with water slides
  • Water trampolines
  • Peacocks and flamingos around the property as well.
  • Teen area for the older kids with organized activities such as rock climbing, video games and even a mechanical bull! .

Fits a family of:

  • Family rooms available for 2 adults, 3 kids (under 12).

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Melia Caribe Tropical

Playa de Bavaro, Higuey

The Melia Caribe Tropical is a great choice for families looking for an all inclusive hotel. With 10 pools to choose from your family will never be bored! There are plenty of buffets and restaurants to dine at.

Kids will Love:

  • Baby club ages 8 months -4 years
  • Bam Bam club for ages 5 to 13 years. Activities include t-shirt painting, mini Olympics, arts and crafts and water games.
  • Kid`s disco in the evening where they can show off the dance moves they have learned!
  • Children`s amenities and a baby kit too.

Fits a family of:

  • Family suites with bunk beds for the kids can accommodate a family of 5. Family suites have PlayStations!

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Grand Palladium

El Cortecito, Playa Bavaro

This is a beach front hotel with lots of water sports. They offer an all inclusive plan.

Kids will love:

  • Excellent kids club for ages 4-12 with organized activities.
  • Mini disco
  • Teen hang out area for those over 12.

Fits a family of:

  • 2 adults and 2 children under 12 in a room.

Luxury Punta Cana Family Hotels

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Club Med

Apartado Postal 106, Punta Cana

This one of the top all inclusive Punta Cana resorts for families in the Dominican Republic. They have ocean front family rooms. The pool is huge! This resort caters for younger guests with bottle warmers, baby bathtubs and strollers available to use at no extra cost. There is a lounge specifically for teenagers too, so they have a chance to unwind with people their own age. This resort is well known for its Circus School, with children as young as 4 learning to swing from a flying trapeze, as well as juggling and acrobatics.

This resort is popular with parents, as its location is less than 10 minutes from the airport. Children are offered a choice of activities every hour, so they can always find something they like. 

Kids Will Love:

  • Special kids programs for ages 4 months up to 17 years old.
  • If you are traveling with a baby they have certified child care specialists to watch over them and a restaurant designed for dining with your baby!
  • Circus school where kids can learn the trapeze!
  • Teenagers will love their own hang out place
  • Mini spa for those over 13.

Fits a family of:

  • Up to a Family of 5 (kids under 18).

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Paradisus Punta Cana Resort

Playa de Bavaro

This is a luxury hotel in the Dominican Republic. They offer a family concierge service with lots of amenities for the kids. The beach is fantastic here!

Kids will Love:

  • 7 pools (including 2 just for the kids)
  • Supervised kid zone for ages 4 months to 12 years.
  • Mini water park, a trampoline and activities for all ages.
  • Children`s buffet for lunch!

Fits a family of:

  • Standard rooms as well as 1 & 2 bedroom suites.

Cheap Punta Cana Resorts

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Riu Bambu

Playa Arena Gorda, Hotel Website

Riu Bambu is a great choice for those looking for a cheap all inclusive resort. They have lovely rooms with mini fridges that are restocked. They have a great stretch of beach here with silky white sand-great for building sand castles. Your family can cool off in the pools. Mom and Dad can enjoy drinks at the swim up bar!

Kids Will Love:

  • Daily activities such as water aerobics and pool games.
  • Supervised kids clubs for ages 4-12.
  • Separate children's pool with mini slides and a play area.

Fits a family of:

  • Rooms that can sleep a family of 5.
Check out this video of Riu Bambu!

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Princess Bavaro

Playas de Bavaro, Hotel Website

This is another resort for those on a budget. There are 2 pools to choose from and one has a swim-up bar. They have all inclusive packages.

Kids will Love:

  • Kid`s club for ages 5-12 on the beach with lots of fun activities.
  • Teen club for ages 13-17 with organized games and beach sports.
  • Fun shows to watch each evening.

Fits a family of:

  • Family rooms that can sleep 2 adults and 2 kids under 12

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