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Velero Beach Resort

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Calle la Punta #1 | Carretera Cabarete, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
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Ranked #1 of 17 Hotels in Cabarete
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Annapolis, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed nine nights in March and found the peace and rest in lovely warm weather we yearned for after a long cold Winter. The grounds are secluded and secure and beautiful. The staff was accommodating, polite and efficient. Loved the way the manager made her rounds several times a day to see that all was well.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for five nights during Semana Santa (Holy Week), when all beach hotels in Dominican Republic get a real workout. The Dominican children are out of school, and that is one of the times when Dominican families go to the beaches. This hotel passed with flying colors. You would never know it, but this is a complex of... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend this property. Beautiful grounds, large clean rooms with excellent bed & bedding. Close to town & the supermarket but very very quiet at night. Didn't use the on site restaurant. Excellent staff & good value. We would return.

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Norfolk, Nebraska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We stayed at the beautiful Velero Resort and thoroughly enjoyed the space. While it is not a luxurious hotel, it is beautiful and met all our expectations. We rented a 3 bedroom suite as our adult children were staying with us. It had a roomy common space complete with dining table for eight and a big sectional in the living... More 

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33 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Big clean rooms with comfortable big beds, fine bed sheets and pillows. Big clean bathrooms with hot water, normal pressure. Good sleep, quite region. Very good and strong wifi. In our room furniture a bit warn and old TV set, but not in all rooms. English channels. Service is good. Beautiful garden. Location a bit remote, you have to walk... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

A very nice hotel at a good location in Cabarete just at the beach. It is the second time we visit this hotel and we just had to come back. A few minutes walk from the center of the village. If you stay at the hotel pool or beach you will avoid the instant questions from the locals that want... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Had a great stay at the Velero. We had booked on Expedia and for some reason they did not have our reservation. Fortunately the manager was there and eventually was able to give us the room that we had booked. She also included a free breakfast and late check out for our trouble. Very nice and unheard of here in... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

I went on vacation with a small group of friends and stayed at Velero Beach. We had an excellent time over there, the rooms have view on the ocean, are very clean and great value for your money. The pool is gorgeous, and this hotel is very well located in Cabarete, close to the action yet, still quiet and perfect... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

The Valero is located in a nice place overlooking Cabarete beach. The hotel doesn't have a beach but it has a beautiful view. After staying a week at Magnifico right next door, I have to say that Magnifico blew this hotel away and I'm so happy we didn't stay here very long. The Valero does have some great features hence... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Overall, this is a very nice hotel. The rooms are spacious with lovely sea-view balconies. The pool area is very attractive, right by the sea. There is a pleasant bar area, also by the sea. The staff are friendly and helpful. However, if I'm honest, the place is a little dated and tired compared to some of the newer hotels... More 

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