Hospital in Juan Dolio

Gal Medical Clinic

Serious matters should be seen in San Pedro de Macorís, but otherwise the good doc here speaks English, German, French and Italian. It’s off Carretera Nueva just around the corner from Guilia’s Café.

Hospital in Bávaro & Punta Cana

Hospitén Bávaro

Best private hospital in Punta Cana, with English-, French- and German-speaking doctors and a 24-hour emergency room. The hospital is located on the old Hwy 106 to Punta Cana, 500m from Cruce de Verón.

Tourist Information in Sabana de la Mar

Parque Nacional Los Haitises Office

The Parque Nacional Los Haitises Office is a barren affair, though it does feature a few panels of park info for those interested in digging deeper into the flora, flauna and other park specifics.

Tourist Information in Bayahibe & Dominicus Americanus

Parque Nacional Cotubanamá Park Office

The Parque Nacional Cotubanamá office is located off the tour bus parking lot. In addition to park info, you pay the entrance fee here as well as for Padro Nuestro and Cuevo del Puente.

Police in Bávaro & Punta Cana


The main Cestur station is in Friusa, next to the bus terminal and Texaco gas station in Bávaro, with additional stations at the Punta Cana airport, Cabeza de Toro and and Uvero Alto.

Hospital in Bávaro & Punta Cana

Centro Médico Punta Cana

Name notwithstanding, this is the main private hospital in Bávaro, with multilingual staff, 24-hour emergency room and in-house pharmacy.

Laundry in Bayahibe & Dominicus Americanus

Lavandaría Bayahibe

One of the few independent laundry facilities, run by the sassy Berkis, who makes quick work of your clothes (RD$40 to RD$75 per item).

Medical in Bayahibe & Dominicus Americanus

Centro Clinico Bayahibe

English and Italian are spoken at this small home clinic run by friendly Dr Gustavo Brito Morel. On call 24 hours.

Police in Juan Dolio


Tourist police for emergencies; located next to the National Police building.

Police in La Romana


The tourist police are located next to the post office.

Police in Bayahibe & Dominicus Americanus


Tourist police on the road before entering Bayahibe.