Things to See and Do While Staying at Hotel Santo Domingo

The Dominican Republic offers visitors no shortage of exciting recreational possibilities, and is especially appealing to the adventuresome. Hotel Santo Domingo is one of the best lodgings in the area for visitors who want to stay as active as possible and have their choice of multiple activities.

Hotel Santo Domingo has one swimming pool, so during your spare time it makes a convenient excuse to cool off or soak up some sun. In truth, even with access to a pool, many visitors like visiting the beach so much that they don't need to use the hotel's pool. One of the closest beaches to Hotel Santo Domingo is Guibia Beach, which is one and a quarter miles away.

If you're worried about finding a gym to use while in the Dominican Republic, this destination has you covered; there is an exercise facility on-site.


Anyone who likes tennis will find an extra perk when staying at this location, because the tennis facilities — located on-site — make for a pleasant afternoon activity, or sweat-breaking challenge. You will find 3 tennis courts on-site. Of course, players don't have to stop when the sun goes down; courts here are equipped with lighting.

If you want to weigh all your tennis options, you may want to browse other popular accommodations that offer this activity, including Dominican Fiesta Hotel and Renaissance Jaragua Hotel and Casino.


Despite the fact that Hotel Santo Domingo doesn't have a golf course, you may be able to arrange some playing time nearby. Golf courses nearby are Santo Domingo Country Club, Las Lagunas Country Club, and Isabel Villas Golf. Each is within traveling distance, and the most proximate of the bunch is Isabel Villas Golf. It has a total of 9 holes. The course has a total length of 1047 yards, and it is rated as a par 27. For those who would like to find out more information, you can call the course at (809) 549-6841.

Family Activities

Though children are welcome at Hotel Santo Domingo, this lodging doesn't offer very many family-oriented amenities. To look instead at nearby options that cater to families traveling with kids, take a look at these properties recommended for families.

Enjoy an evening on the town by hiring a nanny through the Hotel Santo Domingo's babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the greatest perks of staying at this location is seeing their live entertainment, which proves that staying in for the night can be just as exciting as going out. Live entertainment is typically available 5 to 6 days per week. Of course, the schedule may vary. If you'd like to obtain additional details, call the front desk at (809) 221-1511.

Another reason to spend time at this vacation destination is their several different bars, leaving guests with lots of after-hours options.

For a change in late-night scenery, you should consider venturing out to another accommodation in the surrounding area, like those listed in the chart below:

Accommodations near the Hotel Santo Domingo with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Hispaniola Hotel And Casino Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Hilton Santo Domingo Central Santo Domingo 2 --
Plaza Florida Suites Central Santo Domingo -- --
Bq Santo Domingo Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Hotel Delta Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Courtyard Santo Domingo Downtown Downtown Santo Domingo 1 --
Renaissance Jaragua Hotel and Casino Downtown Santo Domingo 4 --
Aurora Del Sol Central Santo Domingo 2 check
Barceló Santo Domingo Downtown Santo Domingo 1 --
Hotel Europa Downtown Santo Domingo 1 --
Hotel Plaza Naco Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Holiday Inn Santo Domingo Central Santo Domingo 1 --

If you want to enjoy some of the same glitz and glamor you'd associate with Las Vegas, you can visit the nearest casino, Majestic Casino. It's a few hundred yards from Hotel Santo Domingo.


Not every property in the Dominican Republic has a spa of their own, but Hotel Santo Domingo is one of the limited number of properties that can provide their guests a fun (sometimes necessary) way to release stress and reflect on the area's beauty. This list has some of the spa services that are available:

  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility


The beauty salon offers both a relaxing and convenient way to prepare for a dressy dinner date.

Though there's a lot of fun activities on the grounds of this property, guests who want to get out 'n' about can find many exciting recreational possibilities in the Dominican Republic. Whether you would rather lay out on a sunny beach or enjoy a round of golf, you will encounter lots of other chances for recreation in your immediate surroundings. Click on these pages for information about sightseeing, scuba diving, riding a bike or scooter, shopping, fishing, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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