More tourism-related facilities in the Punta Cana region continue to work to provide easy access to physically impaired visitors. Today, this important tourism destination – the most important in the Caribbean – continues to incorporate changes to facilitate full access to the physically impaired to local hotels, beaches and other tourism-related areas. The Accessible Tourism Guide to the Dominican Republic (www.accesibletourismdr.com) includes the following hotels:
Hotel Barceló Bávaro Beach Resort.The facility now features ramps, outdoor showers for the physically impaired.
Hotel Barceló Palace Deluxe.The hotel provides special ramps, outdoor showers and easy access to all of the hotel’s social areas. It also features special rooms with adapted showers and other features.
Catalonia Bávaro Resort.The hotel also features ramps and special rooms for wheel bound guests.
Grand Palladium Bávaro Suites Resort.This hotel also features special rooms.
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino. This facility features elevators with special features for the visually and hearing impaired.
Be Live Collection Punta Cana.All hotel areas are equipped with ramps and rooms with special features for the handicapped.
Iberostar Punta Cana. The hotel has a trained staff to meet the needs of special guests. It also has adapted rooms and showers.
The following beaches have access for the physically impaired: Arena Gorda Barceló Punta Cana, Arena Gorda Hard Rock Hotel-Casino Punta Cana, Arena GordaIberostar, BávaroComplejo Barceló, BávaroPallladium, Cabeza de Toro yBávaroParadisus Palma Real.