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Tampa, Florida, USA
Reviewed yesterday NEW

An affordable beachfront resort. No beach views from rooms but a short walk to the beach. Rooms are a little dated and the hot water requires a slight wait, but good value for the money. Nice people and the staff speaks good english.

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've traveled to many resorts and hotels in the Dominican Republic and have done my share of all-inclusives. Blue JackTar is NOT an all inclusive and at first I was worried. Where would I eat? Wouldn't it be easier to have all of my meals provided? Well, I cannot tell you how happy I am to have decided to stay...

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came to those resort to eat on the beach. The beds were a nice touch. I highly recommend getting a coconut and have to restaurant put a piña colada in it. Food was good and wait staff was attentive.

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Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As many other reviewer mention, this place has no one else around. I spent the day at the pool by myself and I was in heaven. I wasn't a huge fan of the breakfast served along with the buffet, but everything else including the staff were excellent.

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Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed January 10, 2017

Overview: A great romantic getaway for those okay with tropical critters and a language barrier. The Good: This was an all-around amazing stay. The Blue Jacktar is a resort, but the price per night is only that of an upper-mid-range American hotel. The chaises (literally, beds) on the beach made for a splendidly romantic touch, and watching the sun rise...

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Paris, France
Reviewed January 5, 2017

I stayed there for a week in June. I loved it! Not only the hotel and the place is great but at that time of the year there isn't many tourists and I almost had the whole place and beach for myself. The staff is reaaally nice and helpful. My room was a great size and had a nice patio...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed January 1, 2017

Quaint, small resort located on the northeastern beaches of the Dominican Republic. The staff are very friendly, the rooms are comfortable and clean, easy access to a few restaurants, and the service is excellent. Certainly wished our trip could have been longer as this is certainly a place where you can go and simply relax.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed December 31, 2016

Maybe it's because it wasn't busy, but the resort wasn't all the website made it out to be.The staff was friendly and helpful. Room was well maintained, clean and very large. The restaurant (the only restaurant) was nice with good food. The resort is right near the beach and had a nice large area for hanging at the beach. The...

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Durham, Canada
Reviewed December 28, 2016

I went to the Green Jack Tar Restaurant during a quick pop up thunderstorm very common in December. The staff were very accomodating and its location is on a lovely stretch of beach. I was given shelter and the menu LOL which is printed in a cool surfboard shape, nice touch. The menu has a lot of selection all tasty.

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Reviewed October 16, 2016

Stayed last night at Blue JackTar, the staff was friendly, the room was comfortable, clean and looked very nice, had a great sleep, a wonderful breakfast and a lovely time, I truly wished for a second night!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Blue Jack Tar Hotel, located just 15 minutes from the International Airport Gregorio Luperon, and 3 miles from the touristic town of Puerto Plata. This gorgeous property 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 JackTar Hotel, has 75 extensively renovated beautiful rooms. The hotel is also located around the world-recognized Robert Trent Jones Jr. 18 Holes Playa Dorada golf course. The Blue JackTar Hotel, offers our customers high standards of accommodation, a la carte breakfast, personalized service by our Club Concierges, and the option for lunch and dinner at the 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. Blue Jack Tar Hotel, is the perfect place 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 product! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blue JackTar

Address: Playa Dorada Complex, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Puerto Plata Province > Puerto Plata
Price Range: $115 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Blue JackTar 4*
Number of rooms: 75
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Puerto Plata
#1 Family Hotel in Puerto Plata
#2 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Plata
#5 Business Hotel in Puerto Plata
#6 Top resorts Hotel in Puerto Plata
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Plata
#7 Luxury Hotel in Puerto Plata
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Ask for a room close to restaurant, bar and beach walkway.”
 of 5 bubbles jhwwre, yesterday | Read review
“Ground floor rooms allow you to walk right out on your patio, to the pool or to the beach.”
  • We were greeted with these lovely flowers, freshly plucked from plants outside.
 of 5 bubbles Cara_Siera, Jan 10, 2017 | Read review
“I asked to make sure I had wifi in my room, and i did!”
 of 5 bubbles bethw58, Sep 15, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms seem to face the road or the golf course. Go somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles smorden, Sep 1, 2016 | Read review
“I had cottage 58-1 which was quite good; enjoyed my stay.”
  • Room 58-1, pleasant & comfortable
 of 5 bubbles EasyTraveler44, Jul 21, 2016 | Read review
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