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Antiguo Hotel Europa
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Arzobispo Merino 109 esq. Emillano Tejera | Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (Zona Colonial)   |  
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Ranked #28 of 75 hotels in Santo Domingo
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Great Little Hotel!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

I loved this little hotel, very cool place. The best thing I found about this hotel is the location and the people! All of the people that work here were very friendly and very helpful, and it is very close to the Zona Colonial, so you can walk instead of getting a taxi and save money. The only thing I didn't like is I had a room next to the street and it was very noisy! If I stay here again I will definitely ask for a room as far away from the street as possible!

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  • Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Enrique Z, General Manager at Antiguo Hotel Europa, responded to this review, August 20, 2012
Received a warm regard on behalf of the Europa Hotel Boutique family, I would like to thank you very much for taking a portion of your time to sharing your views and impressions of our hotel with readers of Trip Advisor.

We are very happy to know that our hotel met your overall expectations and that you left our place with both a positive opinion as well as considering a hotel to which you would or might return..

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Antonio, Texas
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3 hotel reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

The location is good but thats about it. To call the shower water luke warm is being generous . The guy working at the front desk was bad . All of our details were mixed up room requests etc . The only bright spot was the women who worked front desk during the morning shift I wish I had got her name she fixed everything that the first guy screwed up . The terrace where they serve breakfast is. nice the staff is a little too relaxed about refilling the buffet . The price is decent though.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Middletown, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

Spend a few extra dollars and go to the Hotel Frances down the street. The hotel was ok in the lobby area but the room I was in was not well kept and the bed mattress and pillows were old and had a little odor to them. I would best describe the room as having the feel of being in a hostel type quality hotel. Now let's talk about the breakfast, the flys use the uncovered food items as landing strips. That's if there was food for them to land on. This place needs some work.

Stayed May 2012, traveled as a couple
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2012

I enjoyed my 3 day stay there. It has everything a vacationer needs. The room was clean, with AC,Wifi, TV, Bathroom was very small but very clean. staff was helpful and breakfast was quite acceptable.
It even has an elevator.

Great value for the money and it is located only 3 blocks from Calle Conde. I will stay there again.

Room Tip: no gym, no pool
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  • Stayed May 2012, traveled solo
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

Very reasonable price for a hotel in a great location.
Unfortunately there where quit a few hustlers, be prepared to "pay" for parking so your car won't scratched, and we got offered any woman we liked.
The rooms and breakfast were fine. Breakfast was served on a beautiful terrace.
Wifi was free, a very nice break for the usual practice in Santa Domingo.

  • Stayed April 2012, traveled with friends
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

Good location (2 minutes from the Plaza de España and not far from the Cathedral and dozens of restaurants) and a really nice old building. The old tiles on the floor are authentic but seem to be difficult to clean, which gives some of the rooms a run-down appearance. Some rooms don't have any windows at all - others look onto the street, and others have a high window onto the interior patio, which allows some light. The acoustics in the hotel aren't great, so one often hears noises from other rooms as well as from the street. The standard rooms are quite small for 2 people - the superior rooms are much larger and have newer floors.
Breakfast is generous - served on the rooftop terrace, 7:00 - 10:30 am. Airport pickup and dropoff can be arranged ($43 right now).

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  • Stayed April 2012, traveled with friends
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Arzobispo Merino 109 esq. Emillano Tejera | Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Santo Domingo Province > Santo Domingo > Zona Colonial
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #28 of 75 hotels in Santo Domingo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Antiguo Hotel Europa 3*
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Europa Hotel Santo Domingo

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