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Talanquera Beach Resort

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Juan Dolio Beach, Juan Dolio, Dominican Republic
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Bronx, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok so my family and I were expecting the worst when we arrived at Talanquera due to reviews. Once we got there the staff was nice and we said to ourselves ok this isn't that bad. Once we started to walk around the resort we started to notice that there were no people around. It was completely secluded and it... More

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went this past weekend to Talanquera at Juandolio, and I. Really got pretty scared as I read the reviews, but we did have a nice stay and had a lot of fun!! In fact the hotel needs renovations and upgradings, the a/c was old, even though was working very well, the TV was old too, the beds were ok,... More

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

So I expected something horrible, but instead I am having a great time. The hotel is super cheap, everything is included, alcohol as well. Food is simple and great which helps you to watch weight. Hotel is located on the beach. 30 seconds away from my room. Of course it's a little ran down. And need some fixing, but overall... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

The hotel was what we expected after several reviews. The only and biggest problem was the bed which should be changed in several rooms - it was too soft and brought me some problems, but only in my room from two rooms. Better than waiting for reception try to solute by yourself - usuall maňana. As we do not use... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

First off, all of the unhappy, miserable people in the world should keep their comments to themselves. A vacation is what you make of it. The Talanquera Resort, is far superior than any bad review. The staff is top notch. From the reception desk to security guards, the bartenders (ask for Pedro or Vladimir), to the entertainment guys (Eddie) to... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

You will be disappointed. The hotel is under the process of converting it into the cheap weekend chalet for the locals. Overally, old hotel without the will to refurbish and remodel the services according to the new standards. Unfortunately - because the hotel has a good location and a marvellous beach...

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Podebrady, Czech Republic
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

Very old hotel for local clients than for foreign tourists who want to relax in beautiful surroundings. Hotel seems like its going out of business, which is seen not only in appearance and facilities, but also the reluctance and lack of professionalism of staff, lack of services offered, etc. Quite a bad meal or rather lax management of the hotel,... More

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Toronto, Canada
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25 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

No water-either hot or cold in room. Door lock did not work. No light in bathroom. Sliding door did not lock. Bar was out of white wine. Refused to give us a new room. No matter what your budget do not stay here-stay home if necessary.

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Bluffton, Ohio
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11 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

This is the third time I have stayed at Talanquera. The first time when it was still a Barcelo property and it was pretty good as a 2-3 star beach hotel. It's been all down hill since. I will never stay there again. It is cheap and you get what you pay for. Room: TV not working. Tile in bath... More

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Two Rivers
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

Stayed at the resort only one night, because it was relatively close to the airport, and we had a very early flight. All in all, the stay was quite pleasurable. We had two very good meals, noon and evening, and a decent box lunch ready for us in the morning. The food at both meals was more than adequate, well... More

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Address: Juan Dolio Beach, Juan Dolio, Dominican Republic
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > San Pedro de Macoris Province > Juan Dolio
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Talanquera Beach Resort 3*
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The Talanquera Resort is ideally located just steps away from Juan Dolio Beach. Perfect for nature lovers, this 120 room hotel is nestled amongst gardens and native trees giving the hotel grounds the appearance of a tropical forest. This beachfront property is only 45 minutes from Las Americas International Airport (Santo Domingo), 90 minutes from La Romana International Airport and 10 minutes from the town of Juan Dolio. Some of the facilities are: 120 rooms - Air conditioned Garden view or Ocean view rooms, fully furnished with 1 king bed or 2 double beds, bathroom with shower/tub combination, hairdryer, satellite TV, mini fridge, coffee maker, safety deposit box ($), balcony or terrace (Max occupants. 4 persons) Guests enjoy 3 pools (including kid’s area), 1 buffet restaurant,3 bars (beach, pool and Disco bar), daily activities, Introductory scuba lessons ($), Snorkeling, Kayaking, Aerobics, beach volleyball, shows & entertainment. Internet access is available at the lobby ($), tours desk and gift shop available within the hotel grounds.In the Juan Dolio area within 10 miles you can also find: casino, golf courses, restaurants and shops. ... more   less 
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