Residencia del Nicolas de Ovando

The Residencia del Nicolas de Ovando has served as the home for many famous people. The first is none other than Nicolas Ovando the first Governor of the West Indies and a very famous person in the Dominican Republic, plain to see by the many streets named after him. Over time the house would also serve men such as Pedro Santana, the first President of the Dominican Republic in 1844. Today, the historic site is an accommodation, and is not generally open to the public.

Staying Close

Consider staying in Zona Colonial if you plan on visiting Residencia del Nicolas de Ovando, as visitors to this region of the Dominican Republic will be pleased to have convenient access to the historical site throughout their trip. There is a respectable collection of hotels in the region near this attraction.

Hotels near Residencia del Nicolas de Ovando
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Hostal Nicolas De Ovando Hotel 0.0 mi. (0.3 km) NNE
Bettye's Galleria Guesthouse Guest house -- --
Hodelpa Caribe Colonial Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.2 km) SW
Hotel Conde De Penalba Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.1 km) WSW
Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.2 km) WNW
Tierra Plana Hostel -- --
Hostal Nomandas Hostel 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) WNW

Location and What's Nearby

If you work up an appetite viewing this historic site, you're in luck, since you can find an impressive array of dining possibilities in this general area. The most frequented nearby eatery is La Residence, which has a menu full of International meals. Also close-by, you'll come across restaurants such as Segafredo and Azul where you and your party will be able to eat some Fusion dishes and enjoy the Dominican Republic scene.


Contact Information

Location: Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic


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