Where to stay around Punta Cana?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,114 holiday lettings near Punta Cana. From 327 villas to 268 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Punta Cana is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Punta Cana?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Punta Cana:

  • Caleton Villas: 32 holiday homes
  • Cap Cana: 177 holiday homes
  • La Altagracia: 16 holiday homes
  • Cap Cana Marina: 78 holiday homes
  • Yarary - Cap Cana: 59 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Punta Cana?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Punta Cana. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Faldo Legacy Course at RocoKi: 764 holiday lettings
  • Catalonia Caribe Golf Club: 1,098 holiday lettings
  • Bavaro Lagoon: 1,097 holiday lettings
  • Indigenous Eyes Ecological Park and Reserve: 1,087 holiday lettings
  • Cocotal Golf and Country Club: 1,109 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Punta Cana listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent villas in Punta Cana?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 327 villas in Punta Cana. Our other popular types of Punta Cana holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 268 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 268 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 199 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Punta Cana?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 859 holiday homes with pool available in Punta Cana. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental home or villa in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic your home away from home

    Best known for its fantastic beaches, the Punta Cana district of La Altagracia is one of the Dominican Republic’s fastest growing and most popular tourist destinations. Lying to the far east of the island, the Punta Cana resort is home to glorious beaches, a great nightlife, fantastic shopping opportunities and sporting facilities galore, making it a popular choice with newlyweds and other couples, and anyone seeking the ultimate in relaxation and leisure holidays.

    Things to do in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

    The main thing that people head to Punta Cana for is to relax! The main place for this is the beach, and there can be few better places for beaches than the Dominican Republic. There are around a dozen fantastic beaches to choose from within the district alone, including Playa de Arena Gorda on the north of the cape, and Punta Cana beach in the south.

    The nightlife in Punta Cana is vibrant, and there are a number of busy bars, restaurants and nightclubs to choose from. Many of these attract both locals and tourists, resulting in a friendly atmosphere, and you can choose from a throbbing basement nightclub, or a laid-back beach bar, and sip a cocktail as you gaze out at the clear waters of the Caribbean Ocean.

    Punta Cana is also a great place to shop, with a number of top brands having retail outlets in the resort. Other activities you may wish to consider in the area include playing a round of golf, taking your pick from many types of water sports, visiting a casino or relaxing at a spa. You can even take a helicopter ride around the district and get a bird’s eye view of the spectacular surrounding scenery.

    Places to visit on holiday in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

    With so much to see and do in and around Punta Cana, you may be hard pressed to find time to leave the resort, but it is strongly recommended that you do. Nearby Saona Island is popular for scuba diving, and there are a huge number of high quality beaches scattered along the east coast of the island, just waiting to be explored.

    Weather in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

    The weather in Punta Cana could be described as consistently glorious, with an average temperature of above 27C all year round. The hottest time of the year is between May and December, when it can reach 35C or above, but any time is a great time to visit if you are a sun-seeker. The landscape is flat, which also results in low rainfall for the majority of the year, and a gentle coastal breeze will keep you cool all year round.

    Flights to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

    Punta Cana has its own airport, the Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ), which receives direct flights from London Gatwick (LGW) through British Airways and Thomas Cook, and from Manchester through Thomas Cook only. The flight time from the UK is around nine hours.

    Attractions in and around Punta Cana

    Looking for places to see while you're in Punta Cana? Don't miss cultural highlights such as Aromas Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Cabeza de Toro and Punta Cana Beach or experience the natural beauty of Bavaro Lagoon and Dolphin Explorer. Fun activities in the city include Bavaro Adventure Park, Downtown Punta Cana and Corales Golf Course. Discover Catalonia Caribe Golf Club, La Cana Golf Course or Bavaro Beach while exploring the city during your stay. Other things to do while in town include a visit to Indigenous Eyes Ecological Park, Cocotal Golf and Country Club and Los Corales Beach.