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

Fuerte De San Lazaro is located in downtown Santo Domingo, which means guests staying in this region of the Dominican Republic will be pleased to have easy site access during their visit. If you wish to stay somewhere close to this historical site, you'll enjoy quite a few hotel room choices in the vicinity.

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

This is a good area to be in for visitors of this historical site, because there is a concentration of dining options within traveling distance. The nearest eatery is Petrus Pizza, which plates up Italian meals. The dining establishment is a brief distance away, but removed enough that you might need to decide on using a type of transportation to arrive. Exquisiteces Virginia and Los Balcones are some more restaurant options close to Fuerte De San Lazaro. At Los Balcones you and your party might test out International cuisine and enjoy the culture of the Dominican Republic.


Contact Information

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


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