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Blue JackTar

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Playa Dorada Complex | Playa Dorada, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata 57000 , Dominican Republic
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

The rooms was clean. When ever we called for something. It was no problem. Enjoyed the staff. The grounds were kept clean. The breakfast was excellent, fruit was fresh, i loved the omelet. One night needed ice about five times, no problem. Spent most of time local areas. I would recommend it to any who wants to get away to... More 

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North Dakota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

My friend and I stayed at Blue Jack Tar for 4 nights when we were on a tobacco tour. I have to say the service was great! All the staff were quick to respond to whatever service we needed/requested. Rooms are spacious, and comfortable. It is an older resort in the Playa Dorada complex but has been remodeled and is... More 

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San Diego, California
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Just ended a 5-day stay, my second one this year, the last one being 5 months ago. This visit totally confirmed the very good impression I got the first time of a well-run and very pleasant establishment with comfortable rooms, excellent food and very attentive service. Elaine, who appears to be now overseeing the front desk, impressed me with her... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

At this time of year, this was a bargain and a delight. We were practically alone on the beach. Restaurant was excellent and the service was matchless. The four poster canopy geds on the beach were very special. Relaxing in affordable luxury.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This is a difficult review for me to write, because the staff of this hotel is very good. The problem is that this hotel has some serious deficiencies, and is definitely not for everyone. The good things: Nice room, very nice staff, good (single) restaurant, and strong free wifi. The bad things: 1) This sprawling complex is really a real... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

It is worth the stay to experience the friendliness of the employees. Each one goes out of his way to make it special. This is a clean and pleasant place to stay. The breakfast is outstanding. We love returning here.

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JME1313, Gerente at Blue JackTar, responded to this review

Thank you for you comments. It’s a true privilege to know about your experience in Blue JackTar, and also for choosing our property for your amusement and enjoy of our food experience Your comments motivate us to continue to provide the service you deserve. We are honored to receive you Best regards The Management More 

West Palm Beach, Florida
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44 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

If you are looking for a nice quiet spot to have a relaxing weekend this is definitely the spot. The staff are very friendly and the breakfast that is included is great. We had a room with a queen bed that was very comfortable and the room was very clean although a little dated. the beds on the beach are... More 

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Yaneris V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Blue JackTar, responded to this review

Thank you for you comments. It’s a true privilege to know about your experience in Blue JackTar, and also for choosing our property for your amusement and enjoy of our food experience Your comments motivate us to continue to provide the service you deserve. We are honored to receive you Best regards The Management More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

This hotel is amazing! My husband and I would give it 10 stars if we could. The staff are so friendly and helpful. They take pride in their job and it shows. The restaurant is probably the best I've ever been to bar none! The hotel, grounds, restaurant, beach, and pool spotlessly clean all the time. The four poster giant... More 

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Yaneris V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Blue JackTar, responded to this review

Thank you for you comments. It’s a true privilege to know about your experience in Blue JackTar, and also for choosing our property for your amusement and enjoy of our food experience Your comments motivate us to continue to provide the service you deserve. We are honored to receive you Best regards The Management More 

Cusco, peru
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

JackTar was excellent. The room was very clean and comfortable, with a little outdoor patio. The beach beds were a great way to relax and take in the beautiful waters of Playa Dorada. Definitely the best way to go on the beach as the surrounding all-inclusive resorts seemed cramped and dingy. The restaurant - Green JackTar - was absolutely amazing!... More 

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Yaneris V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Blue JackTar, responded to this review

Thank you for you comments. It’s a true privilege to know about your experience in Blue JackTar, and also for choosing our property for your amusement and enjoy of our food experience Your comments motivate us to continue to provide the service you deserve. We are honored to receive you Best regards The Management More 

Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
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101 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Employees are very nice and helping, the are is really quiet, besides of the noise you will listen when you are walking around due to the construction of condos close to the hotel. The rooms are really clean, the bathroom too, the beds are comfortable. You have a small fridge in the room with two sodas, bottled water and two... More 

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Yaneris V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Blue JackTar, responded to this review

Thank you for you comments. It’s a true privilege to know about your experience in Blue JackTar, and also for choosing our property for your amusement and enjoy of our food experience Your comments motivate us to continue to provide the service you deserve. We are honored to receive you Best regards The Management More 

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