Iberostar Selection Hacienda Dominicus – true star of the Caribbeans

April 2, 2022

Bayahibe is a charming fishing village that has it all: spectacular beaches, gorgeous natural surroundings and seabeds teeming with marine life. At Iberostar Selection Hacienda Dominicus, you can take it all in right from the beachfront… or from iconic lighthouse, whose unique charm will make your photos look like postcards.

This 5-star hotel featuring colonial architecture and stunning gardens comes with fun for the whole family: a splash pool, kids’ activities offered through Star Camp program, coral reef diving, services at the SPA Sensations and an array of dining options that are sure to please everyone, including 5 specialty restaurants.  And for something truly unique? Visit coral reef nursery in the sea and learn about and protect these vital ecosystems.

There are a lot of activities which you can take part while staying in Iberostar Hacienda Dominicus. Scuba dive in the coral reefs in the Bayahibe region and find out more about the restoration work carrying out as part of the Wave of Change movement, through a joint initiative with FUNDEMAR. What’s more, you can visit the first coral laboratory, which will be used to study the adaptability of these colonial organisms to climate change.

The hotel boasts a diving center, Dressel Divers, where you can take PADI courses or organized dives to the St. George shipwreck, the Saona Island coral reef, Catalina Island Natural Park, and even night dives.

Aliveness offers you a unique opportunity to reconnect your body and spirit and to get in touch with nature,You can indulge in a relaxing treatment or spa session, to engage it with movement, and nourish it with healthy foods. A sunset massage near the ocean, a four-hands massage, and a hot and cold stone massage are just a few of the more than 30 different treatments you can choose from at SPA Sensations. Located next to the ocean, the spa is equipped with a complete outdoor water circuit that includes a pool with waterfall features, whirlpool bath, spa tub, multi-jet shower, ice fountain, sauna, steam room, Turkish bath and more.

Thanks to the Star Camp activity program, your kids will not only enjoy every day of their vacation, they’ll learn something new with their new friends and supervisors. Mini darts, miniature golf, painting, mini-bingo, mini-disco…
Kids can participate in programs organized by age group, with Monkey bringing children between the ages of 4 and 7 into the jungle, Dolphin transporting kids 8 to 12 to an underwater world of fun, and Eagle entertaining teens between 13 and 17.
Youngest guests can play in the children’s pool and choose from a kids’ menu at the buffet restaurant.

Make the most of each night with live music, Spanish language classes, activities scheduled throughout the day led by Star Friends entertainment team, deck chairs on Bayahibe beach, 3 different on-site hotel pools, nightclub…at Iberostar Selection Hacienda Dominicus, you’ll have limitless choices when it comes to enjoying every moment of your Caribbean vacation.