Jurassic Park Hotel

Set in an area known as Jurassic Park, this hotel is an eco-friendly property that prides itself on keeping an eye towards sustainable living. Still, there are no shortage of amenities here, and the property is clean and affordable, and untainted by tourism, guests can enjoy the relaxed, easygoing nature of the area and get to know local culture and nature without the busy all-inclusive environment that has become so commonplace among visitors.

With some nice facilities, Jurassic Park Hotel is an excellent fit for visitors envisioning themselves relaxing by the pool. Hanging out by the pool is made even more inviting since they offer loungers pool-side bar service.

Positioned in the Samana Peninsula, 4.0 miles south west of Abra Grande, Jurassic Park Hotel welcomes guests who are interested in basing their vacation in this section of the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic. From this accommodation, the center of Samana is to the east-southeast.


The hotel features a collection private bungalows of double beds, bathrooms, and a kitchenette, set inside a lush tropical garden. The concept is that guests be able to enjoy the jungle, but are able to leave it outside when they enter their cozy, comfortable bungalow. It is a place you can disconnect from your other life completely with night symphonies to lull you to sleep, spring water to bath in, solar hot spring water collectors throughout the property, and solar panels for power. Currently the rooms are in tree houses, but Hobbit Houses are coming soon.

This lodge has been given a two and a half star rating from Caribya! with respect to furnishings, style, public spaces and overall ambience. Learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they tend to be lower than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Below, you can see a listing of in-room amenities offered by Jurassic Park Hotel.

  • Shower
  • Kitchenette
  • Terrace
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet

Call ahead if you require specific amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

Sustainability is important to the staff of this hotel. The water comes from a natural pool above the on-site waterfall, and is heated by the sun. Due to their lush green jungle environment they have fireflies at night, unlike all other properties in the downtown area. They also have no light pollution allowing guests to view the stars.

For general amenities at the location, check out the following list:

  • Outdoor Parking
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

Since the specifics tend to change, don't hesitate to contact the location if you're still not sure exactly what to expect. To read our in-depth discussion about the types of activities offered at Jurassic Park Hotel, click here.


Guests are welcome to sit down to a hearty breakfast, prepared on site, although it does cost extra for this meal.

Still another thing to consider when booking your vacation are the local dining choices one can enjoy nearby. Those staying at Jurassic Park Hotel will find a small handful of restaurants within reach. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.


There are a fair number of interesting sites and attractions located near Jurassic Park Hotel. One of the closest options is Ectopia, an interesting botanical garden. If you plan to do a little lounging in the sand, like most travelers who visit the Dominican Republic, you've no doubt made time for a trip to the beach. One of the nearest beaches is Bonita Beach, which is only a quick distance off from the lodge.

One of the closest areas to the lodge is Samana. If you find yourself with spare time, have yourself a side trip to a neighboring city and see what they're all about.

To see the full article about what's near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Carretera Las Terrenas - Sanchez, the Samana Peninsula, Hispaniola

Phone: (829) 435-2390

Website: http://www.jurassicparkhotel.com/


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