We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hotel Dona Elvira

Save
Share
Traveller (54)
Room & Suite (164)
Dining (47)
Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
  • Mar. 28, 2018
    “Mixed feelings.”
  • Nov. 14, 2017
    “Dirty hotel---Hair in sink, towel rod fell apart”
207 Padre Billini Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
2.5 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (159)
Filter reviews
86 results
Traveller rating
31
29
9
7
10
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
31
29
9
7
10
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 86 reviews
Reviewed March 28, 2018

Perfectly located in the Colonial Zone. Offers parking, a pool, jacuzzi and to be honest it's quite cute. It has that colonial vibe, warm lighting but beneath the surface, it needs a lot of work. - The rooms looks like a thrown together cheap motel...More

Thank Tahpenes L
Reviewed November 14, 2017

This hotel was dirty. There was dirt on the floors swept to the sides. The sink had other people's hair in it. The beds were not comfortable. It was third world amenities. I have no idea how people are giving it good ratings. This one...More

Thank anniebanerjee
Reviewed March 12, 2017

This hotel is perfectly located and beautifully furnished with incredible renovations, artifacts, and views. Whether you're enjoying the jacuzzi on the upper floor, the pool on the ground floor, or the gorgeous 130-year old mango tree right in the middle of it all, there are...More

Thank Vidaesviaje
Reviewed February 21, 2017

The Hotel is beautiful, the staff is wonderful and the freshly prepared meals delicious. We could not have asked for a better experience! Such a peaceful place to spend time in Santo Domingo. Close enough to the City to appreciate all that the Capitol has...More

Thank jerussin
Reviewed January 7, 2017

This little boutique hotel is housed in a building that dates back to the sixteenth century. It is very lovely and perfectly situated. The staff are wonderfully friendly, especially Carmen and they provide an excellent breakfast. The rooms are hit and miss. Our rooms, right...More

Thank Claire S
View more reviews
About
Description
A large lobby and spacious dining rooms await visitors, crowned by 20 feet high ceilings featuring original mahogany beans encased in massive colonial walls. Cool off from shopping and musueum jaunts with More a relaxing dip in the pool and jacuzzi. Drink a cocktail in the private garden patio under a century old mango tree. Fifteen rooms and suites equipped with the latest amenities welcome the modern traveler, on business or leisure. Walking distance around Hotel Dona Elvira, discover the delightful historical ambiance and stately beauty of the Zona Colonial of Santo Domingo with its landmarks, sidewalk cafes, elegant restaurants, night clubs and cultural events. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$74 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dona Elvira Hotel
,
Dona Elvira Santo Domingo
Location
Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Santo Domingo Province > Santo Domingo > Zona Colonial
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$74 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Dona Elvira Hotel
,
Dona Elvira Santo Domingo
Location
Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Santo Domingo Province > Santo Domingo > Zona Colonial
Photos
Traveller (54)
Room & Suite (164)
Dining (47)
Pool & Beach (44)
Amenities (23)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hotel Dona Elvira staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Look elsewhere!"
tahpenesl
Mar. 28, 2018
Read review
"Rooms on the second floor feel like tree house rooms thanks to the mango tree just outside!"
Vidaesviaje
Mar. 12, 2017
Read review
"We stayed in the Isabella Suite on the first floor. very lovely!!!!"
jerussin
Feb. 21, 2017
Read review
"I would suggest staying on the second floor."
722claires
Jan. 7, 2017
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing