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“Fantastic Restaurant and Service” 5 of 5 stars
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Blue JackTar
Playa Dorada Complex, Puerto Plata 57000 , Dominican Republic   |  
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Ranked #2 of 41 hotels in Puerto Plata
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
“Fantastic Restaurant and Service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

The food in the Green Jack restaurant is fantastic! I strongly recommend a visit and suggest you try the french fries as they are very special! I also suggest you order a Lavazza coffee here as it's the best cappuccino you will find in town! You don't have to be a guest here either, if you're staying near by it is definitely worth having lunch or dinner here.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 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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Lucrecia P, Director de Recepción at Blue JackTar, responded to this review, July 10, 2013
Blue Jacktar is honored for your comment about our project. We are glad that you enjoyed our restaurant Green Jack and Lavazza cappuccino. Thanks for taking the time to share your experience and recommend our products.

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 hotel reviews
Reviews in 25 cities Reviews in 25 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

I satayed here for a weekend on May ( low season) the hotel was nearly empty but the service was great. Rooms were nice and clean. Beach was great with bar and restaurant service. A very peacfull place compared with bigger resorts. Very good breakfast.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Lucrecia P, Director de Recepción at Blue JackTar, responded to this review, July 10, 2013
Thank you for choosing Blue Jacktar as your vacation spot, also thank you very much for sharing your experience and describe our property as a peacefull place, we feel very good that everything was to your liking.

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Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

A great place!
My family and I go to BJT every weekend. We had a great time in the beach area. My kid loves it, and has fun in the playground.
The restaurant is great and has an extraordinary staff.
Some nights you may be able to find a lounge ambiance with live music.
Highly recommended!

Charlotte

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Lucrecia P, Director de Recepción at Blue JackTar, responded to this review, May 15, 2013
Thanks for recommending us, we are glad that your family enjoyed the beach, playground and restaurant Green Jack, this is only a part of all that professional team have for all customers visiting our property.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013 via mobile

Great location very clean and excellent service. Walking distance from the beach Awesome food and the best breakfast in town!!!! Room are very spacious well distributed and with balcony.

Very recommended

  • Stayed April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Lucrecia P, Front Office Manager at Blue JackTar, responded to this review, May 15, 2013
We value your opinion because we realize that the care we give to the work meets the expectations of our customers.

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Santiago de los Caballeros, Dominican Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

Beautifuly renovated hotel, excellent service, superb rooms, very good eclectic restaurant with a very comprehensive menu. Nice location right at at the entrance of Playa Dorada. You couldn't ask for more. Waiting for the time to go again.

  • Stayed February 2013, traveled with friends
    • 4 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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Blue JackTar H, Front Office Manager at Blue JackTar, responded to this review, May 14, 2013
Blue JackTar appreciate your review about our property in Playa Dorada, Green Jack restaurant's and Blue JackTar's staff is waiting for you come back.

Sincerely

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2013

This property is a not an all inclusive although a complete, real and well done breakfast is included for two. The breakfast lounge (also the restaurant by day) has a great view of the peaceful lawns. The beach area is right over the lawns and it was spectacularly tranquil with great canopy beach beds. Only a couple of other guest were there as the hotel was sparsely occupied.

The room was great, really well finished with flat screen tv and comfortable mattress. Great hot water and quiet ac and fan.
FYI.... I arrived driving my own vehicle instead of in a taxi/shuttle and Security at the front entrance seem protective and maybe a bit abrupt, since they thought I was a local but thats probably just me nitpicking. Overall it was good, prompt service by all. I recommend this place when gotten at the right price and I will be back.

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 4 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
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Lucrecia P, Front Office Manager at Blue JackTar, responded to this review, May 11, 2013
Thank you for your review about Blue JackTar. Your comments motivate us to continue offering a better service to all our current and future guests.

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Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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42 hotel reviews
Reviews in 55 cities Reviews in 55 cities
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

My family and I are frecuent visitors to this hotel and restaurant.
We love spending the day resting on their beach beds, along with great music, beverages and tasting food located on one of the most beautifull beaches of Puerto Plata city.

My kids love their kids area full of swings and eating their churrasco pasta.

On Friday and Saturday nights you may be able to find a lounge ambiance either with Dj or live music.
It is definitly some space Puerto Plata was lacking of!

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Lucrecia P, Front Office Manager at Blue JackTar, responded to this review, May 10, 2013
Thanks for your comments, Blue JackTar is a family area and we want to offer the best that's why everything we do is designed to keep it together.

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Additional Information about Blue JackTar

Address: Playa Dorada Complex, Puerto Plata 57000 , Dominican Republic
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Puerto Plata Province > Puerto Plata
Amenities:
Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 41 hotels in Puerto Plata
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Blue Jack Tar Hotel, Condos & Villas is located just 15 minutes from the International Airport Gregorio Luperon, and 3 miles from the touristic town of Puerto Plata. This gorgeous property is been re-designed as a family orientated multi- product property. Located in the recognized Playa Dorada complex, with a wonderful view of the Isabel de Torres Mountain, the Blue Jack Tar Hotel, Condos & Villas has 74 extensively renovated 2012 beautiful rooms. The hotel is also located around the world-renowned Robert Trent Jones 18 holes Playa Dorada golf course.The Blue Jack Tar Hotel, Condos & Villas, offers our clients high standards of accommodation, a la carte breakfast, personalized service by our Club Concierges, and the option for lunch and dinner at the recently open Green Jack Restaurant, where you can enjoy exquisite Dominican fusion cuisine, and also international flavors plus Blue Jack Beach Bar & Snacks. After dinner, enjoy the ambiance of Green Jack, especially in our Saturday live music presentations, or try your luck visiting the world famous Dream’s Casino…the choice is yours. Blue Jack Tar Hotel, Condos & Villas Is the perfect destination to spend time with your family, met new friends or share a romantic vacation. Come, enjoy and experience the well known hospitality of this Caribbean new product! ... more   less 
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