Eating in a beautiful setting can be one of the best parts of any trip to this region. As you might suspect, there are numerous exciting dining opportunities in the Dominican Republic. There, chefs claim to be inspired by local culinary styles, as well as those from nearby islands.
The properties named below are great options when you and your travel companions require a diverse set of food options. Some of these top picks have amazing on-site restaurant selection, and some happen to be in the vicinity of more restaurants than you'll have time to try.
Even if you intend to try many of the local restaurants, you may find yourself eating a lot of meals at your hotel. This means comparing properties by how well their dining options match your vacation style. Eating on-site means days are free of stress and extra travel. The food being world-class is a bonus, attracting locals as well as guests from other hotel properties.
The hotels below are ranked with many considerations in mind, such as room service, snack bars, and of course their full-scale restaurants.
|Property||Location||Snack Bar||Room Service|
|Casa Dona Elvira||Zona Colonial|
|Hostal Nomandas||Zona Colonial|
|Barceló Santo Domingo||Downtown Santo Domingo|
|Mercure Comercial Santo Domingo||Zona Colonial|
|Hotel Palacio||Zona Colonial|
|Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo||Zona Colonial|
|Hotel Conde De Penalba||Zona Colonial|
|Hodelpa Caribe Colonial||Zona Colonial|
|Hostal Nicolas De Ovando||Zona Colonial|
|Occidental El Embajor||Downtown Santo Domingo|
|Napolitano Hotel And Casino||Downtown Santo Domingo|
|Crowne Plaza InterContinetal Santo Domingo||Downtown Santo Domingo|
|Quality Hotel Santo Domingo||Downtown Santo Domingo|
|Renaissance Jaragua Hotel and Casino||Downtown Santo Domingo|
|Hotel Europa||Downtown Santo Domingo|
|Courtyard Santo Domingo Downtown||Downtown Santo Domingo|
|Aurora Del Sol||1.5 mi. West-Northwest of Santo Domingo|
|Aladino Apart-hotel||2.3 mi. West-Northwest of Santo Domingo|
|JW Marriott||3.2 mi. West of Santo Domingo|
Interested in one of the hotels you see? Just click its name and you'll be led to comprehensive articles about that property — because before you book, it's important to consider all amenities.
You may also want to consider how close your hotel is to the restaurants in town. No matter how much you may enjoy the food where you stay, it's always a good idea to pop into the unique restaurants located elsewhere in the Dominican Republic, particularly if you're staying for more than a few days.
Listed below are properties chosen as top picks for their proximity to a big selection of local restaurants.
|Bq Santo Domingo||2.8 mi. West of Santo Domingo|
|Hideaway Beach Resort||Cabarete|
|Calypso Beach Hotel||Boca Chica|
|Hotel El Rancho||Sosua|
|Sosua By the Sea Boutique Beach Resort||Sosua|
|Casa Blanca Hotel||Cabarete|
|Plaza Florida Suites||2.2 mi. West of Santo Domingo|
|Hotel Plaza Naco||2.5 mi. West of Santo Domingo|
|Be Live Hamaca Beach||Boca Chica|
|Coco Beach Hotel||0.7 mi. South West of Boca Chica|
|Hotel Zapata||0.7 mi. South West of Boca Chica|
|Azzurro Club Estrella||Cabarete|
|Hotel Villa Taina||Cabarete|
|Hilton Santo Domingo||2.2 mi. West-Southwest of Santo Domingo|
|2.5 mi. West-Northwest of Santo Domingo|
|Casa Marina Reef||Sosua|
|Hotel Casa Cayena||Sosua|
|Hotel Casa Valeria||Sosua|
|Piergiorgio Palace Hotel||Sosua|
Whichever accommodations you choose, remember that some of the Dominican Republic's finest restaurants are found in hotels, so you may find yourself dining in style at a hotel down the road from where you're staying. By clicking the name of any hotel on this page, you will see further details, photos, and facts about it, as well as the scoop on their closest restaurants and how far away they are.
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