Capilla de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios

Built in the 1500's as a private chapel and mausoleum for two wealthy families, the Ovando and Davila. Over the centuries, public masses were held here. The current building is a bit newer, after the original was torn down in 1884 and rebuilt.

Staying Close

You may enjoy staying in Zona Colonial if you plan on visiting Capilla de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios, as those visiting this area of the Dominican Republic will have convenient access to the historical site during their visit. There are a decent number of lodgings in the district near Capilla de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios.

Hotels near Capilla de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Casas del XVI Hotel 0.0 mi. (1.2 km) SW
Casa Dona Elvira B & B 0.0 mi. (0.3 km) W
Mercure Comercial Santo Domingo Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) NE
Tierra Plana Hostel 0.2 mi. (0.0 km) NNE
Hotel Palacio Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.1 km) N
Hotel Conde De Penalba Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.1 km) NE
Hodelpa Caribe Colonial Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.2 km) NE

Location and What's Nearby

Spry guests will also be taken in by the region because of the ample availability of outdoor activities. Historic site visitors also hoping to play a round or two of golf should look into the nearest course, Isabel Villas Golf. Many moments can also be enjoyed at Montesinos Beach, the most close-by beach. However, an additional selection of beach and golf opportunities remain in the community. Visitors will encounter multiple indoor places to visit within a reasonable distance. There are a pair of places you may enjoy -Casa Del Tapao and Parque Duarte Zono Colonial- both of which are located not far from the historic site.


Operating Hours

While it is less than two centuries old, the modern chapel as kept the style of its original. It is build in traditional Gothic style, though with some modern additions. The signature three leveled belfry is still there though.


Admission into the chapel is free, though they do appreciate all donations.

Contact Information

Phone Number: (809) 686-8657 Or (809) 541-5652

Location: Calle Las Damas corner of Mercedes, Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic



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