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Horned Dorset Primavera

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Apartado 1132, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico
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Ranked #2 of 7 hotels in Rincon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

True meaning of peace and quiet. Chic rooms and great views from throughout. Food was phenomenal. Service top notch. I recommend oceanview room. Only drawback if I had to pick one was that the gym could use some upgrade- outside roof needs a bit of work and the door is a little rough. Watching the sunset was gorgeous- Have a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This property can't be compared to anything else on the island and I include the 2-3 "luxury hotels" in the San Juan, Vieques and Bahia Beach areas in saying so. The thing about the Horned Dorset is that it is purposely secluded and everything you expect when it comes to privacy, you get. In choosing where to elope this summer,... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

My boyfriend and I and our two Chihuahuas stayed at Horned Dorset Primavera in Rincon for four nights. We always wanted to stay at this hotel. But, because Rincon is not so easy to get to, we were a little bit hesitant. But, now that Jetblue flies direct to Aguadilla, which is thirty minutes away, we decided to spend part... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

The hotel is private, (somewhat quiet) and romantic. But is in dire need of repair and maintenance/cleaning. Our room had no hot water in the shower, roof leaking in various areas. A lot of the light fixtures did not work. The upstairs air conditioner is extremely loud, to point that I gave up and just used the ceiling fan (even... More

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Camuy, Puerto Rico
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We stayed at the Horned Dorset Primavera during the weekend and visited several restaurants nearby. The hotel accommodations are second to none in Puerto Rico's west coast. The hotel ambient was very impressive: nice beach front suite with private pool, great atmosphere, and very romantic!!! My only issue with this hotel is that Aaron's restaurant was not up to par... More

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Clemson, South Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

We stayed with Illeana in a villa on AirBNB and this place is amazing. From the privacy to the infinity pool and the private dipping pool to the gorgeous views from the hotel deck and beach. This place has it all. We were glad to have a car, so we enjoyed driving into Rincon for surfing, snorkeling, and meals, but... More

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

My husband and I have stayed at the Horned Dorset three times in the past two years and will surely go back. The Residences are exquisitely furnished to convey not just luxury, but tranquility and a romantic atmosphere. Each time we leave rejuvenated, renewed and revitalized. Heads up! Be aware that the villas do not have a tv or radio,... More

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wohlsein, General Manager at Horned Dorset Primavera, responded to this review

Der Guest, Thank you for your comments, greatly appreciated and that is what we are here for to help you to decompress and reconnect, simply a a place to get away in this busy world and pamper yourself. In the long term it is better to pay a high hotel bill then a high Hospital bill "down the road". We... More

Miami, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

My husband works in Puerto RIco and I met him for our 27th Wedding Anniversary. We were told that it was one of the most romantic places in Puerto RIco and I must agree with that statement! Although we were first promised a different room, I can not complain, because the room we were given was beautiful definitely as large... More

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wohlsein, General Manager at Horned Dorset Primavera, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing with us your vacation experience during your stay this January and I hope you had a memorable Anniversary. We celebrated the same Anniversary as you, 27 years for the main building, in front of the ocean , that is an ongoing challenge, as you might understand, however, all the suites are newly remodeled, 1998... More

Orlando, Florida
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44 reviews 44 reviews
24 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Just spent two days celebrating my anniversary with hubby and had a memorable weekend. From the moment you arrive, you are welcomed by Wilhelm Sack, General Manager, who treats you as royalty. A few reasons to call this place heaven: - Upscale atmosphere with high end amenities. - Service is impeccable in every area of the hotel. Friendly staff. -... More

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wohlsein, General Manager at Horned Dorset Primavera, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review of your recent stay with us and I will pass it on to our staff. Many call us the most romantic hotel in the Caribbean, well with the sunsets and setting easily possible however it is this perfect blend of mood and nature of our guests what makes it happen. We are looking... More

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46 reviews 46 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

We stayed at the HDP for an anniversary celebration. This resort is located at a spectacular setting! We stayed at a oceanfront villa which is beautifully furnished and from everywhere you sit you have a little bit of ocean in house living room. The private pool is a plus as you can sunbathe poolside the moment you wake up. The... More

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wohlsein, General Manager at Horned Dorset Primavera, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing with us your experience of your recent visit with us, however I did not quite understand your comment : being a European Business you did not expect the service to be top notch? We hopefully see you back again to share with you the most beautiful romantic sunsets of any place on this side... More

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Address: Apartado 1132, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico
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Location: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > Rincon
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Horned Dorset Primavera 4*
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The Horned Dorset Primavera is a small luxury hotel located in northwestern Puerto Rico, two miles from the town of Rincon. It is set among rolling hills at the edge of the beautiful Caribbean Sea and is known for reserved European service executed in an atmosphere unique in Puerto Rico and the award-winning Restaurant Aaron. The hotel is a member of Relais & Chateaux. ... more   less 
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