Things to See and Do While Staying at Crowne Plaza Santo Domingo

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The Dominican Republic offers many interesting places to explore, and appeals especially to lively vacationers. Crowne Plaza Santo Domingo is a perfect property for those who want to stay entertained and have their pick of multiple sports.

There is one pool at Crowne Plaza Santo Domingo. Hanging out at the pool might not be one of your top priorities, but it can be a hassle-free way to beat the afternoon heat. Lots of vacationers would rather visit the closest coast even when a swimming pool is located on site. One of the nearest beaches to the property is Guibia Beach, which is three quarters of a mile away. After a long day of walking, it might also be nice to ease into their whirlpool.

For those who don't like breaking from their fitness routines, this property makes it easy to stay on track; there is an exercise facility on-site.


This resort is able to provide challenging entertainment to tennis fanatics, considering guests can enjoy some time on the court without leaving the property. Though the property only has one court, it is equipped with lighting so on particularly hot or busy days you can wait until dark to break out your racquet.

Seeking more options like this? You can compare Crowne Plaza Santo Domingo to other tennis properties, like Renaissance Jaragua Hotel and Casino and Hotel Santo Domingo.


Even though Crowne Plaza Santo Domingo doesn't feature a golf course, it's possible that you could make arrangements to play a round or two during your stay. The area's closest courses include Santo Domingo Country Club, Isabel Villas Golf, and Cayacoa Golf Club. Each is within visiting distance, and the closest of the bunch is Isabel Villas Golf. You can play 9 holes at this course. It is 1047 yards long, and has been rated as a par 27. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, the course can be contacted at (809) 549-6841.

Family Activities

Activities and Recreation at Crowne Plaza Santo Domingo

Your kids will have everything they need to stay entertained at Crowne Plaza Santo Domingo, since it boasts a wonderful set of family-oriented amenities.

If you have a busy day ahead of you, and need a place for the kids to go, the hotel's baby-sitting services offer a convenient supervision solution for traveling parents.

Crowne Plaza Santo Domingo offers an organized children's program, an amenity especially appreciated by busy families. It gives parents some true downtime, while the little ones have supervised fun with other guests their own age. Most parents know the rarity of a night without their kids. Here, they allow parents a chance to go out by themselves, since they offer babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the most anticipated activities at the accommodation is their live entertainment, which proves that staying in for the evening can be as thrilling as a night on the town. Entertainment at this property is hosted about 7 days per week. Of course, the specifics can vary with the season. If you want to obtain additional details, you can reach the resort at (809) 221-0000.

Also, there are two bars on-site which are perfect when guests need to grab a cold beverage before the show, or before hitting the Dominican Republic's nightlife scene.

Other accommodations in the area provide you with a few more places to spend the evening, such as shown below:

Accommodations near the Crowne Plaza Santo Domingo with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Renaissance Jaragua Hotel and Casino Downtown Santo Domingo 4 --
Hotel Europa Downtown Santo Domingo 1 --
Hotel Napolitano Downtown Santo Domingo 1 --
Casa Dona Elvira Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo -- --
Casas del XVI Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Mercure Comercial Santo Domingo Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Hotel Palacio Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Quality Hotel Santo Domingo Downtown Santo Domingo 1 --
Tierra Plana Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo -- --
Hotel Conde De Penalba Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo -- --
Hostal Nomandas Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Courtyard Santo Domingo Downtown Downtown Santo Domingo 1 --

Another way to spend the evening is at the casino, which is one of the best ways to enjoy a night "in", without retreating to your room. Plus, there is another casino, this one found at Jaragua Casino. It is about 0.3 miles west-southwest of Crowne Plaza Santo Domingo.


Not all accommodations in the Dominican Republic offer spa services on-site, but Crowne Plaza Santo Domingo is one pleasant place that is able to entice visitors with a convenient place where they can unwind during their stay. The list below provides some of the available spa services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool

Crowne Plaza's in-house spa is located on the second floor of the hotel and features corporal or facial treatments, massages, a sauna, and a whirlpool.


The beauty salon at Crowne Plaza Santo Domingo offers both a convenient and calming place to pamper yourself before a romantic evening.

Though you'll find plenty to do right on this property, travelers wanting to explore will not find a lack of exciting recreational possibilities in the Dominican Republic. Whether you're looking to hang out on the beach or enjoy a few rounds of golf, you will find lots of other recreational opportunities close at hand. Investigate these pages to read more about snorkeling, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, renting a bike or scooter, and other activities.


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