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Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve

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Rye, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful but over priced. Spa promises amazing services but doesn't deliver. Pool/Cabana staff terrific. 3 restaurants all different but overall service could be better here. If u r here for more than three nights with another couple then look to go to San Juan for a night. Lovely rooms but everything is a walk or a bike ride. Huge resort...

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Remus P, Hotel Manager at Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Sal** M, Thank you for selecting to stay with us and for sharing your valued feedback. Our pricing certainly fluctuates with demand as all other industries, yet our goal is always to ensure our guests feel that they received a true value for what they spent. I would like to understand better in which way our Spa failed to...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unbelievable. We felt like all the staff knew our names and could anticipate what we wanted. We typically enjoy visiting different places every year on our Feb breaks but we will likely come back to Ritz Dorado again next year

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Remus P, Hotel Manager at Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, responded to this review

Dear dtoddstevens1, Thank you so much for staying with us. I am delighted to hear about your experience and for your wish to return. We look very much forward to welcoming you back! Sincerely, Remus Palimaru

New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice resort friendly staff but very overpriced - the quality of the resort, dining experience, cleanliness etc was mediocre. It would make a wonderful 4 star stay and a good value if it weren't so overpriced for what it actually is. Due to this factor I would not return...

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George S, General Manager at Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, responded to this review

Dear 103carolynt, I would like to thank you for your review of Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve! I am sorry to hear that the resort did not meet your expectation of a 5 Star resort. Please rest assured that I am reviewing your comments with our team so that we can improve the overall guest experience. Warm Regards, George M....

Jacksonville Beach, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely facility overall. Nice staff. If you're an avid golfer you may be disappointed. Only one of the three courses are resort quality. One they shouldn't even allow play on as it's beyond terrible. They could use one more restaurants for variety sake.

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Remus P, Hotel Manager at Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, responded to this review

Dear John Thomas R, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. I will pass the information to our Dorado Beach Resorts team, who are working hard on providing our guests with the best possible golf experience. A new restaurant option is now available, also within the Dorado Beach campus. Thank you again, Remus Palimaru Hotel Manager

Tenafly, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Most spectacular beautiful magical hotel. 10 out of 10. East rooms were great and quiter. U cannot leave this oasis with out loving it. Staff and service above average. Cannot wait to go back. Fabulous and perfection all around

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Remus P, Hotel Manager at Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, responded to this review

Dear Nkuds1, Thank you for selecting to stay with us and for sharing your kind feedback on this platform. We are delighted to hear we have exceeded your expectations and we await for your return to Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve. Sincerely, Remus Palimaru Hotel Manager

New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I were absolutely stunned by the beauty of this hotel and the level of attentiveness of its staff. It is pure luxury but does not feel stuffy in any way - it is relaxed but elegant, quiet, impeccably clean and well cared for, and totally secluded. If you seek pampering and perfect relaxation, this is the place...

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Remus P, Hotel Manager at Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, responded to this review

Dear AVT1982, Thank you for your kind and thorough description of Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve. We are delighted to hear you have enjoyed your stay, and we look forward to your return. Sincerely, Remus Palimaru Hotel Manager

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 16 February 2017

So, it has been 4 days since my husband and I got back from the Ritz Dorado Beach and we haven’t stopped thinking about it. This was our 1 year wedding anniversary trip and we could not have picked a better place to relax and escape the hustle of everyday life. Beginning with the second we arrived on the property,...

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George S, General Manager at Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, responded to this review

Dear erinn318, We are honored that you and your husband selected Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve to celebrate your 1st Wedding Anniversary! I am glad to hear that it was an experience of a lifetime and hope it brings you back fond memories for years to come. The Ladies & Gentlemen of Reserve look forward to welcoming you back in...

Chicago, United States
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Wonderful experience at the Dorado Ritz Reserve. From the Personal Concierge attendant throughout the trip to the Five Star Spa to the Fabulous Pool/Beach experience. You cannot go wrong with First Class Service at the Dorado Ritz!

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Dear Q5644FJthomasc, I would like to thank you for your review of Reserve and thrilled that you felt this trip was a "Home Run"! I am glad that you were able to explore the campus and that it may bring you fond memories for some time! I look forward to welcoming you back should your travels bring you to our...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We stayed in a West Residence 2 bedroom apartment on the ground level. The unit was absolutely gorgeous - spacious, clean and updated. Master bedroom has huge bathroom with awesome outdoor shower. Second bedroom has two queen beds with very nice bathroom and plenty of room. Dining area and living room provide plenty of space off of the kitchen with...

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George S, General Manager at Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve, responded to this review

Dear pmf10007, I am glad to hear that you were able to experience Ritz-Carlton Reserve Residences and that you felt it was gorgeous and spacious. These accommodations have become a fan favorite with our distinguished families and I hope that you will be able to join us again in the near future. Warm Regards, George M. Sotelo

Reviewed 13 February 2017

My two sister's and I stayed at the Dorado Beach in one of their three bedroom residences. The staff was AMAZING, the accommodations were BREATHTAKING and the spa was a SPECIAL oasis that we never experienced before. We had the opportunity to get our photos taken by the hotel photographer, Weds Pena who REALLY captured our these special moments. His...

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Dear Maureen F, I am thrilled that you experienced one of our Ritz-Carlton Reserve Residences and that you felt the accommodations were breathtaking and the staff amazing! I thank you for your kind words and looking forward to sharing your review with the team. Please feel free to contact me when planning your return as it would be a pleasure...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Somewhere between idyllic and perfection sits a Puerto Rico resort of such intimate luxury and rare character, it calls to those who believe every journey should be a voyage of discovery. Once a 1,400-acre sugar plantation owned by the Livingston family, Dorado Beach caught the eye of conservationist visionary Laurance S. Rockefeller, who in the 1950s transformed the lush landscape into one of Puerto Rico’s most exclusive luxury resorts. With its serene coastline, private residences, spa sanctuary, golf courses and a harmonious sense of place that blends masterfully into the natural surroundings, Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve invites guests to arrive spellbound – and depart speechless. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve

Address: 100 Dorado Beach Drive, Dorado 00646-2058, Puerto Rico
Region: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > Dorado
Price Range: $1,159 - $2,974 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve 5*
Number of rooms: 114
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“Definitely get a room with a plunge pool”
 of 5 bubbles draileentrivedi, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The ground floor rooms with the plunge pool were excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles DAllen31, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Large resort. If you want easy access to the main pool and restaurants let them know otherwise you ride bikes or take golf carts.”
 of 5 bubbles Z4823XWstephaniep, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Private dipping pool was a MUST as worth the upgrade! Every room has beach view but to avoid stairs, choose the lower level.”
 of 5 bubbles 168kimberlym, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed on the East Side...closer to central pool/Mi Casa/Positivo/Library. Glad we were placed there. Would choose that side again.”
 of 5 bubbles Nina508, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
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