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Grand Paradise Playa Dorada

3.5 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Complejo Playa Dorada | P.O. Box 337, Puerto Plata 332, Dominican Republic
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Ranked #12 of 42 hotels in Puerto Plata
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

i met many friendly people here. the resort staff was wonderful. Javier was my favorite. i walked the beach and felt very safe. the beach was clean and the ocean was sparkling. there was a large selection of food and the dining room staff was excellent especially eduardo and pablo. marilyn was the first of many happy faces i met... More

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I will definitely be going back! Amazing staff! Front desk staff Maria was very helpful throughout my stay. Entertainment budds: Amauri, Aris, and Jonathan were just too fun. Overall just GREAT! For the price; you get what you pay for. Don't expect a 5 star hotel, because it's not.

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I want my time and money back - terrible food, pushy sales people, watered down drinks, none of the amenities are free, the animation staff just hit on the guests, 'specialty' restaurants served the main buffet food, no ambiance, ugly cheap plastic dining room. Never again.

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West Orange, New Jersey
3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing service, excellent location, friendly staff, overall a great experience. Many thanks go out the staff, especially to Aris and Jonathin for keeping us entertained. We had a great time on the bike tour with Aris, and whenever we needed anything he either had it or got it quickly. Jonathin was a bundle of energy from start to finish and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is just terrible. The food is awful, the bars close early, the alcohol is watered down, the staff AND other guests were rude as can be. It doesn't say so on the website, but you can only eat at restaurants other than the terribly disgusting buffet two times during your stay. The buffet and bars aren't always open... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Grand paradise playa dorada is one of the greatest places I've been and I love to travel... I was just here in April for my birthday but I loved it so much I'm back again already in June lol this hotel has beautiful beaches and the staff is the most amazing group of people you will ever meet Entertainment staff... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I have just returned from 2 weeks at the Grand Paradise and we just can't praise it enough. The food was excellent and all the waiters/bartenders were only too pleased to be of service to us and worked extremely hard. I mentioned the food to the Head Chef who was equally pleased that I had mentioned it.... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed at Grand Paradise for one week at the beginning of April and had a great time! We booked through iTravel2000.com for a price of $903 pp. w/tax departing from Toronto. Check-in: We arrived at 11am; most of the people who got off our bus ended up having to wait until at least 3pm for their... More

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Bromont, Canada
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Had a great time, place was fantastic. Can't wait to return. If you love to walk on the beach, this is the place to go, you can walk and walk, and walk, need I say more. The choice of food was not lacking, something for everyone and it was all good.

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Elizabeth, New Jersey
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We spent 4 nights, 5 days in this beautiful oasis back in 2005. Everything about this place was fantastic. The rooms were spacious and very clean. Our suite was over 2 floors. Downstairs, you had the open bedroom that had a terrace off of it. The spiral staircase in the corner led upstairs to the bathroom (spacious, with a tub... More

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Address: Complejo Playa Dorada | P.O. Box 337, Puerto Plata 332, Dominican Republic
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Puerto Plata Province > Puerto Plata
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Grand Paradise Playa Dorada 3.5*
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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

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