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Odenton, Maryland
Reviewed 16 April 2012

The Grand Paradise is a nice resort. It’s not a 5 star (more along the lines of a 3 or 2 ½ star), but for the price, it’s pretty good. The rooms (we had a one bedroom suite) have been recently upgraded, but even with the upgrades they still are a bit dated. But that’s okay, I mean you’re really...

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3Thank The Man Shaft
Ottawa
Reviewed 14 April 2012

POSITIVE: -Weather -Some nice folks -Cheap travel -our room lady was great -Francis at front desk was great and understanding -Jose at the beach bar was excellent. They should look up to him for what a customer suppose to be. Thanks! -walk to orange market if u want to buy souvenir but bargain/hagle as hell and watch out for hard...

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5Thank Afcan
BRANTFORD
Reviewed 10 April 2012

We have just returned from our vacation at Grand Paradise (April 1-8/12). While a few features of this hotel were exceptional, many more features could be described as average or less-than-average. On a positive note, the location, the beach, the people, the excursions and the weather were beyond our expectations. On the negative side, let's start with Nolitours, who advertised...

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4Thank CanucksonHoliday
canada
Reviewed 8 April 2012

This was our 13th visit to Grand Paradise. Staff as always were great; that's what keeps us coming back. Unfortunately, there are way too many timeshare parasites around the hotel. They prey on the young and inebriated tourists. A young couple from B.C. got sucked in for $14,000 @ 9.9% for 30 years. Fortunately,, they didn't give a credit card...

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3Thank juanparadise
Ontario
Reviewed 5 April 2012

As this was our second trip, two weeks last year and again two weeks this year we were prepared for this resort. We find the greatest plus are the guests. Being small, everyone is really friendly. Food is okay, checkin was a nightmare- long lines. We insisted on porter leading the way having such a hard time last year. All...

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4Thank Seaford2Ontario
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 1 April 2012

just got back from my trip to puerto plata yesterday. the food was excellent, rooms ok, animation pretty good. lots of the staff members were not very welcoming, when we checked in it took forever and they didnt even say hi when we arrived. some servers are nice, others make you feel guilty for being there and not wanted. overall...

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3Thank Angie B
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 27 March 2012

After reading a number of the reviews posted here, we were quite hesitant to book this resort, however, after checking the reviews of several other DR resorts, this seemed pretty much the one with the `Least Risk`. We booked this one and went with a low expectation. We were most pleasantly surprised. The resort is clean, safe, and well maintained....

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9Thank 1OttawaBob1
Sarnia, Canada
Reviewed 27 March 2012

First time staying at this resort and we knew there was a soft renovation done on it before we got there. Overall.... not bad, not great, but not bad. Rooms were average, food wasn't good but I loved the animation team. They were lots of fun! Always made you feel welcome. Pool was great, drinks were great, beach was great!...

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4Thank AmyS1983
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Reviewed 27 March 2012

My husband and I returned yesterday from the Grand Paradise Playa Dorada. This was our first trip ever. I will break it down in a little bit. I want to start off by saying we had a great time. We were pleased with the resort and plan to return in two years and ask for the exact room we had!...

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12Thank firsttimer39
manchester
Reviewed 26 March 2012

We are regukar visitors to the dom.rep and this was the worst hotel we have ever stayed in.We had days of not having hot water but were considered lucky by some guestsbto have had any kind of water. We complained to the management and was told that was a regular occurrance and was quite normal. We have been to the...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Grand Paradise Playa Dorada

Address: Complejo Playa Dorada | P.O. Box 337, Puerto Plata 332, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Puerto Plata Province > Puerto Plata
Price Range: $139 - $502 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Paradise Playa Dorada 3.5*
Number of rooms: 425
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Also Known As:
Grand Paradise Playa Dorada Hotel Puerto Plata
Paradise Beach Club Puerto Plata
Paradise Beach Resort Casino
Paradise Beach Puerto Plata
Paradise Beach Club Casino
Hotel Style:
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Puerto Plata
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Plata
#7 Family Hotel in Puerto Plata
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“Ocean view rooms are lovely. We slept to the sound of waves.”
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“Upgrade for a corner room. I was on the first floor across from the pool and noise was never an issue.”
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