Fuerte De San Lazaro

Built towards the end of the 1600's, Fort San Lazaro it one of the best preserved forts in Santo Domingo, and the Dominican Republic as a whole. Indeed, many visitors marvel at the well-kept grounds which include a double ramp and vestiges with openings for guns both on the sides and the front.


Visitors to Santo Domingo will be able to explore this fort and see the well preserved walls and pentagon-like structure.

Staying Close

You may enjoy staying in downtown Santo Domingo if you plan on visiting Fuerte De San Lazaro, as travelers to this area of the Dominican Republic will have easy site access throughout their trip. There is a respectable bunch of lodgings in the locale within range of this attraction.

Hotels near Fuerte De San Lazaro
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Quality Hotel Santo Domingo Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.9 km) NW
Hotel Palacio Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.1 km) ESE
Hostal Nomandas Hostel 0.3 mi. (0.3 km) E
Occidental El Embajor Resort 0.3 mi. (1.1 km) N
Tierra Plana Hostel 0.3 mi. (0.0 km) ESE
Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.2 km) E
Casa Dona Elvira B & B 0.3 mi. (0.3 km) SE

Location and What's Nearby

Of course, one of the most exciting options while spending an afternoon exploring the area is sharing food at a restaurant within traveling distance of Fuerte De San Lazaro. The closest restaurant is Petrus Pizza, which sells Italian food. It is just about a few hundred yards away from this landmark, so check it out and eat up! Also within reach, you and your party will find eateries like Exquisiteces Virginia and Los Balcones where you and your group should eat some International cuisine and enjoy the culture of the Dominican Republic.


Contact Information

Location: Calle Juan Isideo Perez, Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic


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