5 picturesque bars in the tropics
There’s nothing better than soaking up the sun in paradise with your favourite drink in hand. From breathtaking beach clubs to Instagram-worthy nightclubs, we rounded up some of our favourite bars in the tropics that serve up delicious drinks and snacks in picturesque settings.
Whether you’re looking for an early-morning coffee or a mid-afternoon cocktail, Bar Mare Nostrum at Punta Cana Princess All Suites Resort and Spa is the perfect place to go! The beach bar at this top-rated adults only resort is open 24 hours a day so you can grab your favourite beverage or snack morning, noon or night. Grab a comfortable wicker chair on the deck and unwind with a tropical cocktail – like a famous Mamajuana – from the bar as you soak in the beautiful beach views.
During the rest of your stay... This beautiful resort is located on the shores of world-famous Bavaro Beach, making it the perfect choice for those who enjoy long walks along the shore. Those looking for more action can hit the waves with complimentary windsurfing, catamaran rides and snorkelling.
Elevate your beach day at the Chill Out Beach Club at Grand Sunset Princess All Suites and Spa Resort in Riviera Maya. Nestled on pristine shores overlooking the Caribbean Sea, this luxurious beach club offers top-shelf liquors and an exclusive area where you can lounge in style. The beach club is the perfect place to chill out with a margarita and a good book while you soak up the sun like a VIP.
During the rest of your stay... You can look forward to world-class service at this top-rated property, from the delicious dining options to the trendy bars and sprawling swimming pools. For added luxury, guests can upgrade to Platinum Club for extra inclusions like exclusive resort areas, 24-hour room service and more.
You don’t have to leave the pool to grab your favourite cocktail at Bavaro Princess All Suites Resort, Spa and Casino in Punta Cana. There are several pool bars to choose from at this beachfront resort, but the Guaymate pool bar is by far the most picturesque. Located in the main pool area just steps from the beach, Guaymate serves up delicious cocktails and picturesque views of Bavaro Beach.
During the rest of your stay... you can try out a range of activities for guests of all ages at this top-rated family resort, from the complimentary kids club for mini-vacationers to the PADI dive centre and nearby championship golf courses for those looking to hit the links.
Dance the night away to the latest hits at Bar Salsa at the adults only Platinum Yucatan Princess All Suites Resort and Spa in Riviera Maya. The lively nightclub at this top-rated luxury resort features Instagram-worthy décor and a sprawling dance floor that’s perfect for showing off your best dance moves and dancing the night away with your friends or significant other.
During the rest of your stay... visit this favourite resort’s soothing spa which offers unique Mayan treatments to help rejuvenate your mind, body and soul. Or, take advantage of Stay at 1, Play at 3 privileges with the facilities and amenities at Grand Riviera Princess and Grand Sunset Princess.
Sip on your favourite drink while soaking in spectacular sunset views at Tropical Princess Beach Resort and Spa in Punta Cana. The resort’s beach bar, La Canoa, is located right on the pristine white-sand shores of Bavaro Beach so you can toast to your vacation while soaking in breathtaking ocean views as the sky changes colours over the horizon.
During the rest of your stay... test your luck and roll the dice at the nearby Avalon Casino with a free shuttle ride from the resort. Or shop for local souvenirs of your time in the Dominican at the resort’s unique outdoor market!
Princess Hotels & Resorts are one of our most popular resort chains with a high repeat guest rate, varied dining options and an abundance of land and water activities. The resorts offer picture-perfect locations across Riviera Maya and Punta Cana.