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Grand Paradise Playa Dorada

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 14 December 2012

we travel quit a lot and know that on most packages you buy...something is likely not to be as you expected.well,this hotel is a first...great site ,clean,great food,great spot on the beach,great animation...Fresita and Manny we re great in entertaining us.You can get to the city by taxi for about $20.00 us round trip.And could almost walk to the city...

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Janett J, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear Jerryboy66, On behalf of Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, we sincerely appreciate your comments. We are more than glad that you enjoyed your stay at our resort. Thank you for your wonderful comments and for giving us the opportunity to spent your holidays with us. It is great when our customer recognize the excellent work from our employees, we will...

Fife, Washington
Reviewed 14 December 2012

had great fun great fun for the kids an awsome animation team fresita she is awsome with the kids would well go back would like to have a better choice of menu especally for the kids and i didnt like when they let he local people in they take over everthing but it s only at the weekend so we...

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Janett J, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear Dianne B, We want to express our gratitude for choosing our resort for your vacation. On behalf of Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, we sincerely appreciate it. It is pleasant to know that you had a delightful stay with us and also that you had an enjoyable time with the company of Fresita. Please be sure that we will congratulate...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 14 December 2012

It was my first time in Dominican republic and all I have to say is that I was almost crying the departure day.I really enjoyed every second of my stay. The staff was welcoming and always smiling. The food was actually pretty good and diversified (don't expect 5* restaurant food). The beach is very good too but it's always full...

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Janett J, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear Walidalli, It is truly a pleasure for us to Know that you enjoyed your vacations at our resort. On behalf of Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, we sincerely appreciate it. We are thankful for your kind comments regarding your stay in our property. It is pleasant to know that we were able to provide you with a great stay. We...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 13 December 2012

Just got back from a relaxing vacation. The staff was great,especially ( Fresita.) She was a joy and very knowledgeable. The beach was first rate. Remember to bring insect repellent and sunblock. Restaurant staff was friendly and the food was good

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Janett J, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear Chasewillians, It is very gratifying to know that you had an amazing vacation at our resort. On behalf of Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, we sincerely appreciate it. It is pleasant to know that you had a delightful stay with us and also that you had an enjoyable time with the company of Fresita and the staff from the restaurant,...

Arizona
Reviewed 13 December 2012

Staff very, very nice and helpful. Units kept clean, walk-in impression of unit pretty good, look a little deeper, not so much. Couch and chair nasty stains, window trim loose...window wobbles in the breeze, had unit with kitchen in the event I wanted to cook something even though all inclusive. Kitchen functional, however no pots, pans, utensils, etc...why have kitchen...

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Janett J, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear Steve B, It is with reward that we learn that your vacations at our resort were awesome. On behalf of Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, we sincerely appreciate it. We are grateful for taking your time to post your review and for your recommendations. We would like answer your question about the Kitchen in the room, the resort has a...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 11 December 2012

Just got back from a week of vacation. Made nice friends and got to say totally worth the money. First thing first want to say to those who claim the staff is stealing, NOT TRUE! I lost my wallet full of cash, instead of blaming the staff or anyone else I simply went to the help desk and reported it....

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Janett J, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear Guest, It is truly a pleasure for us to know that you enjoyed your vacations at our resort. On behalf of Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, we sincerely appreciate it. It is pleasant to know that you had a delightful stay with us. Please be sure that we will congratulate Julio Gonzalez for his hard work and performance. We all...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 11 December 2012

I just returned from this resort. I was traveling with 2 young kids and quite disappointed over all. The Resort Positives: The resort is in a nice location with lots of beach area, the layout of the resort is also nice with the center having a pool, theatre, a la carte restaurant, bar and games room. The rooms are set...

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Janett J, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear Jojo S, We want to express our gratitude for choosing our resort for your vacation. On behalf of Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, we sincerely appreciate it. On the other hand we lament that your stay was not satisfactory, please know that we are taking proper actions to improve those area that you reported. We are committed to providing the...

Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 10 December 2012

I am just now looking into planning my 11th trip to Grand Paradise Playa Dorada for February 2013. I have read all the great, good and not so good reviews here. I would like to say...you get what you pay for and anything better is an extra bonus. If you want 5 star...pay for a 5 star vacation. I have...

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Janett J, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear Joeknee J, We are very proud to read your thoughtful comments and that you already are planning you 11th stay with us. On behalf of Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, we sincerely appreciate it. We are committed to providing the utmost in customer service and we are delighted to know that we reach that goal. Thanks so much for the...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 10 December 2012

for all the complainers you suck the resort is great staff freindly rooms are nice been going there 17 years and always had good times they cry about fleas on beach they must not travel much ive been on lots of beaches and there everywhere and dont think i seen any resorts where they arnt fixing stuff to make things...

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Janett J, Guest Relations Manager at Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear Wayne M, We are very proud to read your thoughtful comments about your 17th stay at our resort. On behalf of Grand Paradise Playa Dorada, we sincerely appreciate it. It is rewarding to know that we have set a standard of quality and service for you that we have been able to maintain through the years, and that is...

Valcourt, Canada
Reviewed 10 December 2012

March 2012, my first vacation in the south and it was at Grand Paradise Hotel in Puerto Plata. Room was good, always clean nothing to say about that. Over all, employees was smiley and funny. Beach little bit too invading by the beach sellers... and it was quite harassing for someone who wants to be quiet and take rest. About...

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Amenities

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

Additional Information about Grand Paradise Playa Dorada

Address: Complejo Playa Dorada, Puerto Plata 332, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Puerto Plata Province > Puerto Plata
Price Range: $150 - $458 (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:
#6 Top resorts Hotel in Puerto Plata
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Plata
#7 Family Hotel in Puerto Plata
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Facing the ocean”
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“When you ask for a room facing the pool, specify that you do not want it blocked by trees”
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“Upgrade to Select Club”
dandl1862, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Lofts are cheaper and quite a lot smaller, but if you are on vacation to stay in the room, you're in the wrong country.”
Q9867KOdaver, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Dont take a junior suite and I would upgrade to the Club level for more personal service.”
heidia874, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
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