The Grand Palladium Palace is superbly located on beautiful Bavaro Beach. You can float in the swimming pool and look out at the turquoise Caribbean Sea. Just steps away from the pool, a mile of white sand beach, enshrouded in coconut trees, follows the edge of sparkling water. Windsurfers glide in the breeze towards the coral reef. Sunbathers lie in the glorious climate, under thatched palapas. Paradise found. Entering into a soothing green lobby, with wicker and comfy chairs, with touches of bamboo and local wood, you feel you've arrived into understated elegance. A classy,safari ambiance. Gardens with sprays of bouganvilla, large blooms of hibiscus flowers, towering palms with finger- like fronds will entrap you in nature's beauty. There are three restaurants, two are air-conditioned , the main restaurant offers buffet, and Mare Nostrum a la carte serves Mediterranean cuisine. An informal restaurant by the beach and pool makes it easy to get a light lunch or snack. Plus you may enjoy 6 additional dining venues in the Palladium and Fiesta Beach Resorts. (2 are a la carte Tex-Mex and Arrecife). Plus all the facilities of pools, bars, sports area, theaters, tennis courts, Casino, Spa. Accommodations: Air conditioned rooms, a few with a king size bed , most have two double beds, satellite television, fridge with a drink welcome-pack, in-room safe, (no fee) full bathroom with tub, shower and hairdryer, balcony or patio.