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Hotel & Restaurant el Quemaito

3.0 of 5 Carretera Barahona-Paraiso Km 10 | Comunidad Juan Esteban, Barahona, Dominican Republic
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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La Romana, Dominican Republic
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our (2 doubles & 1 single) room in the top block with en-suite (shower) bathroom, air-con, fan and cable TV was comfortable and could sleep 5, even though there were only 3 of us. As we were only staying one night (US$104 incl. breakfast & taxes) and would be out for most of the day, it was adequate. There were... More

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Naples, FL
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53 reviews 53 reviews
18 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 via mobile

We stayed 2different nights on a week long trip around the southwest. It was a great location very centrally placed. We saw all the sights and loved this hotel. It was very reasonably priced compared to where we stayed in Paraiso and the staff just made the experience wonderful. They were so helpful and the food was great. They even... More

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San Juan de la Maguana
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014 via mobile

This hotel is comfortable, can accommodate groups of many sizes, has delicious food that can also be accommodated to most dietary restrictions and the staff is friendly and helpful. They always take great care of their guests and are considerate towards their needs. If there is ever an issue or concern they are quick to respond. The location is stunning... More

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San Juan de la Maguana, Dominican Republic
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

El Quemaito is a beautiful, calm, safe spot to take in gorgeous views of pebble beaches, cliffs and the endless roar of the waves. We came with a group of 20 people, and were attended too kindly by the wonderful staff. The food was delicious and the dining-room big enough to suit our needs. The rooms varied in shapes, sizes... More

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Clearwater, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

The grounds of the El Quemaito are stunning- a terraced property with beautiful gardens, a refreshing pool, and views dominated by the Caribbean Ocean. Gaetano, the proprietor, recently took the place over and he is still working out some of the kinks and figuring things out- upgrades, modernization, aesthetic improvements. Having said that, we had a lovely time and it... More

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Seattle, WA
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

It's located in a spectacular spot, overlooking the ocean. The grounds are beautiful surrounded by tropical plants. It has a great swimming pool. The rooms lack charm. Internet service goes on and off as well as electricity in the evening. The service is slow and unprofessional. The restaurant was overpriced and the portions were minimal. El Quemaito is a hotel... More

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Pensacola Beach, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

The two of us and our guide spent two nights here during a birdwatching tour, and had one dinner at the hotel. (The other in town at the seaside "Brisas del Caraibe.") The rooms we saw were large and quite comfortable; the restaurant is styled in European rustic-simple decor (the first owner was Swiss and the property is owned by... More

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Gaetano M, Proprietario at Hotel & Restaurant el Quemaito, responded to this review

Dear Paul, we are very sorry about what happened with electricity but things are now changing. Starting on December 22, 2013 we are very proud to announce the Hotel El Quemaito has now a new italian management and ownership. Great improvements are scheduled starting on next January, like additional solar boilers for hot water, new silent electric generator to have... More

Northern BC
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

Stayed for 3 nights, very nice. Excellent service. Not a huge menu but food was very good. More than helpful with information on trips and sights to see in the area. Pool was very nice to cool off in at the end of the day. Would stay here again.

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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53 reviews 53 reviews
11 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

So far I have had the chance to go there for work reasons only. Yet I love this place. You can come here and forget about the world. The staff is wonderful, the food is awesome. The environment is so quiet, the sound of the waves so soothing. It's like paradise. No TV, and there is internet only in a... More

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Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2012

Not sure what others are expecting when they go on vacation but I loved this place. Very relaxing, rooms are clean and the best part is that you are left alone to relax, no staff on top of you trying to over please like at many resorts. They can expand their menu options but food was very good. Highly recommend... More

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Address: Carretera Barahona-Paraiso Km 10 | Comunidad Juan Esteban, Barahona, Dominican Republic
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Barahona Province > Barahona
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel & Restaurant el Quemaito 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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