Things to See and Do While Staying at JW Marriott

Though you might not find a ton of recreational activities right at JW Marriott, that doesn't mean you won't encounter other interesting things to do and see during your time in the Dominican Republic.

JW Marriott has one swimming pool. With an abundance of activities to occupy your time, lounging at the property's pool might not come to mind, but it might provide a convenient place to lounge until your next activity. In fact, even when staying at a property with a pool, a lot of guests like visiting the beach so much that they visit the pool very little during their stay. One of the nearest beaches to the property is Guibia Beach, which is two and a half miles away.

While there's no guarantee you won't overload on the Dominican Republic's delicious cuisine, JW Marriott makes it easier to stay healthy; there are exercise facilities on-site at this hotel.


Although JW Marriott doesn't have a golf course on the property, you may be able to arrange a tee time during your stay. There are a couple of nice courses within four miles of JW Marriott. Their names are Isabel Villas Golf and Santo Domingo Country Club. The most proximate of these options is Isabel Villas Golf. There are 9 total holes at this golf course. It's a total of 1047 yards long, and is a par 27. For golfers who want to learn more, you can call the course at (809) 385-0066.

Family Activities

JW Marriott welcomes families, even though you probably won't encounter a wide offering of amenities or activities designed for youngsters. If you're looking for somewhere to lodge at with more features that that appeal to kids, you might want to consider properties rated best for family vacations.

Most parents truly appreciate the value of some time spent sans their kids. Here, they allow parents the chance to have a date alone, because they offer a babysitting service.

Entertainment and Nightlife

This resort tends to be a bit on the quiet side at night. Hence, this property is probably not at the top of the list for visitors who care about late night fun where they are staying.

Fortunately, there's a bar on the property. This allows guests the opportunity to enjoy a drink and relax while on vacation.

Looking for more nightlife options? You'll find that there are a few nightlife alternatives nearby, though variety may not be their strong point. You can look into those in the following chart:

Accommodations near the JW Marriott with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Real Intercontinental Santo Domingo Central Santo Domingo 2 check
Holiday Inn Santo Domingo Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Hotel Plaza Naco Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Plaza Hotel Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Hotel Delta Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Bq Santo Domingo Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Aladino Apart-hotel Central Santo Domingo -- --
Plaza Florida Suites Central Santo Domingo -- --
Hispaniola Hotel And Casino Central Santo Domingo 1 --
Aurora Del Sol Central Santo Domingo 2 check
Hotel Santo Domingo Central Santo Domingo 3 check
Barceló Santo Domingo Downtown Santo Domingo 1 --

If you want to enjoy some of the same glitz and glamor you'd associate with Las Vegas, one of the closest casinos is at Barceló Santo Domingo Casino. This one is located two miles from JW Marriott.


The beauty salon at JW Marriott offers both a convenient and calming place to take a couple inches off before a night out.

Besides the recreation available on the property, visitors hoping to explore can find a multitude of exciting things to do and sites to see in the Dominican Republic. Regardless of whether you would rather spend time at the beach or enjoy a round on the golf course, you'll find lots of other recreational opportunities in the vicinity. Click these pages to learn more with regard to riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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