Things to See and Do While Staying at Hostal Nicolas De Ovando

Hostal Nicolas De Ovando provides a nice range of outdoor activities, which adventuresome vacationers would do well to take advantage of during their time in the Dominican Republic.

Hostal Nicolas De Ovando does have a swimming pool, so during your downtime it makes for an easy opportunity to take a casual swim, or perhaps raise your heart rate with a few laps. In truth, even when staying at a property with a pool, most guests are so content with the Dominican Republic's beaches that they never use the pool during their stay. One of the nearest beaches to the property is Montesinos Beach, which is a half mile away. For a different way to relax in the water, you can also enjoy the whirlpool on-site.

While there's no guarantee you won't overload on the Dominican Republic's delicious cuisine, Hostal Nicolas De Ovando makes it easier to stay healthy; there is an on-site workout facility for health-conscious guests.


Even though there isn't a golf course at Hostal Nicolas De Ovando, you can always ask the property's staff about trying to arrange a tee time nearby. Nearby golf courses are Cayacoa Golf Club, Santo Domingo Country Club, and Isabel Villas Golf. Each is within visiting distance, and the most proximate of the group is Isabel Villas Golf. It has a total of 9 holes. It's a par 27 course, and is 1047 yards long. For those who would like to find out more information, you can reach the course at (809) 549-6841.

Family Activities

Families often stay at Hostal Nicolas De Ovando, even if you likely will not be impressed by a lot of activities planned for children. If you are looking for a hotel to stay with a lot more features that are of particular interest to kids, check out accommodations which are top-rated for family vacations.

Some parents know the rarity of an excursion sans children. Here, they offer parents the chance to tour the Dominican Republic by themselves, because they have babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the best amenities here is its schedule of live entertainment, so even when visitors stay "in" for the night they won't miss the chance to see some of the Dominican Republic's best performers. Entertainment at this property is hosted about 3 to 4 days per week. Please keep in mind, the frequency may vary. If you want to obtain additional details, call the hotel at (809) 685-9955.

Also, there are two bars on-site so it's extremely easy for guests to have a drink or meet up with others before the show.

You'll find a few other nightlife options at nearby accommodations, as displayed below:

Accommodations near the Hostal Nicolas De Ovando with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Bettye's Galleria Guesthouse Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo -- --
Hodelpa Caribe Colonial Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Hotel Conde De Penalba Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo -- --
Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Antiguo Hotel Europa Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo 2 --
Hostal Nomandas Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Tierra Plana Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo -- --
Mercure Comercial Santo Domingo Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Hotel Palacio Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Casas del XVI Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Casa Dona Elvira Zona Colonial, Central Santo Domingo -- --
Occidental El Embajor Downtown Santo Domingo 2 --

If you're feeling lucky, and want to enjoy a bit of glitz and glamor, one of the closest casinos is at Occidental El Embajador Casino.


Not every property in the Dominican Republic can boast a spa as one of their amenities, but Hostal Nicolas De Ovando is one of the wonderful properties that is able and excited to offer its guests a fun (sometimes necessary) way to unwind during their stay. The following list has some of the available services:

  • Massages
  • Spa Facility
  • Whirlpool


Even though there is plenty of fun activities right on-location, those who want to explore won't ever run out of exciting recreational possibilities in the Dominican Republic. Whether you would rather lay out at the beach or enjoy a few rounds of golf, you will find plenty of other options for recreation close at hand. Click these pages to learn more about riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities.


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