Cord House

Photo Credit: © Richie Diesterheft CC BY

The Cord House was one of the first houses on the island to be built to the Spanish style. While today it does not house much to see, it is a clear indicator of distinction between the Spanish occupation versus the Spanish Colonization.


The Cord House today serves as a cultural center, and all walking by a free to come in and explore the old building. While here, you can also see if any events will be going on while you are in town.

Staying Close

Cord House is located in Zona Colonial, so guests staying in this area of the Dominican Republic will have convenient access to the historical site during their time there. There is a respectable collection of hotels in the neighborhood near this attraction.

Hotels near Cord House
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Antiguo Hotel Europa Hotel 0.0 mi. (0.4 km) WNW
Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.2 km) SW
Hostal Nomandas Hostel 0.1 mi. (0.3 km) SW
Hostal Nicolas De Ovando Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.3 km) SE
Bettye's Galleria Guesthouse Guest house 0.1 mi. (0.2 km) S
Hodelpa Caribe Colonial Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.2 km) S
Hotel Conde De Penalba Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.1 km) S

Location and What's Nearby

Spry guests may likely be enticed by the area because of the opportunities for open-air pursuits. Guests with an interest in testing their skills at the golf course, will want to do so at the most convenient option, which is Isabel Villas Golf. Free hours can also be filled with time at Montesinos Beach, the nearest beach. However, while these options may be the easiest to get to, you will still find an impressive spread of equally enjoyable opportunities in the sun. Historic site visitors will also find a fair number of indoor places to visit within a reasonable distance. Located only a short distance away are two additional alluring attractions close by--Casa Del Cordon and Museum Of Rum and Sugar Cane.


Contact Information

Location: Calle Isabel la Catolica, Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic


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