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Grand Paradise Samana

Las Galeras, Samana, Dominican Republic, Las Galeras, Dominican Republic (Formerly Casa Marina Bay)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Antonio, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

We visited the resort from Feb 15-18, 2013 and my overall experience was nice and Noris Silverio the reservation specialist at the resort was very helpful with making sure we were taken care of. Even though she was suppose to be off on the weekend, she came in on Saturday and gave me her number if I needed anything. The... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

Feb 2013 (one week holiday) Resort was rated 4*. First time that I found a resort so badly rated. Below are some of the point why: a) arrival was at Punta Plata airport. Sunwing inform us that trip to Samana will 1 1/2 hre from the airport. We found out at arrival that is was in fact 4 hres not... More 

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Tottenham, Ontario
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

My friend and I went to GPS from feb 5th-12th. When we got our room package on the bus we noticed that we were in building 1 we originally requested something in buildings 4,5,6 or 7 as they are newer. So we decided to go to the front desk when we got there just to see if they could switch... More 

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St. John's, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

My husband and I returned from our vacation at Grand Paradise Resort in DR on January 26, 2013. Overall, it was a wonderful experience. It took about two hours to get there from the airport but there was lots to see and our guide was very informative during the journey. check-in was very easy and, after a brief wait, we... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

I was there befora one week, I spent 8 days there. This hotel is the beautiful , friendly and helpful staff, excellent food, There was no time to be bored -thanks to the hotel's animators :o). I just went back there...I can only recommend!!! :o)

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Halifax, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

Stayed here February 2010.. Terrible resort.... Dirty, uncomfortable beds, drunk people smashing alcohol bottles over balconies, worst food ever, My husband and I both got diarrhea and vomiting from the food. Worst vacation ever...ma2010

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lindsay
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

To All Travellers warning to all we just returned my family of 5 there we all became ill spent three days in rooms sick not great where to start 1. restrooms around resort not cleaned regularly 2.tolets around beach restraunts where backing up raw sewage every where coming right out to buffett and this went on for 1/2 hour before... More 

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Paterson, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

My wife and I just returned from a 7 days stay at Grand Paradise Resort in Las Galeras Samana. We stayed there from Feb. 13 - Feb. 20th. This hotel is great for couples and families. The price is very reasonable for a 4 starts resort. The service provided by the staff was outstanding. The entertaintment staff is the best,... More 

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mississauga ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

we have been in Grand Paradise from the 5 of feb. to the 19 of feb. We had a very good time , the food was very good and the staff also very good. We loved the place most of all for the natural beauty, if you love nature this is the place !!! We have to name some of... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

My husband and I stayed at the Grand Paradise Samana from Feb 12-19,2013. We flew with Westjet into the Samana airport, which is very nice. Thank you to Herman our Westjet/Hola tour rep., for the history lesson on Samana! A very big thank you to Noris Silverio , mgr reservations, who answered all my email questions very quickly. One more... More 

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