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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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Yaneris V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Blue JackTar, responded to this review

Dear Guest; It is for the Blue JackTar team a privilege to receive your comments, which help us to improve and stimulate the effort of all of us in the daily work. We appreciate the time you have taken to comment on your experience on our property, and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Your opinion is a...

Monmouth, Illinois
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

Nice, clean, quiet, low Key. Easy walk to More Interesting upbeat places. We didn't plan to stay but other place we booked was full and moved us here...a bit odd I think same owner and overbooked was planned but worked out ok

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Yaneris V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Blue JackTar, responded to this review

Dear Guest; It is for the Blue JackTar team a privilege to receive your comments, which help us to improve and stimulate the effort of all of us in the daily work. We appreciate the time you have taken to comment on your experience on our property, and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Your opinion is a...

Mission, Canada
Reviewed October 6, 2016

We go to Puerto Plata often and thought we would try somewhere different. We really enjoyed this place it is close to the beach with a nice grill restaurant on the beach and a nice restaurant called Green Jack and the food is very good. It was very quiet while we were there the end of Sept. The breakfast is...

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Yaneris V, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Blue JackTar, responded to this review

Dear Guest; It is for the Blue JackTar team a privilege to receive your comments, which help us to improve and stimulate the effort of all of us in the daily work. We appreciate the time you have taken to comment on your experience on our property, and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Your opinion is a...

Reviewed September 26, 2016

The Pros: I loved that this was a quiet place, at least during my stay, which I value a lot. Everyone in the staff was friendly and helpful. Also, the service and food in the Green Jack restaurant was excellent. Everything was delicious! The included breakfast was also pretty good. The room was great too. On things that can improve:...

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Dear Guest; It is for the Blue JackTar team a privilege to receive your comments, which help us to improve and stimulate the effort of all of us in the daily work. We appreciate the time you have taken to comment on your experience on our property, and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Your opinion is a...

Kyiv, null, Ukraine
Reviewed September 15, 2016

I was a bit confused initially as I thought it was a "hotel" but it is actually condo-like Villas. They were clean and roomy. There were 4 bottles of water, coffee and ready to be used in the room. The staff also sprinkled about some flowers, which was adorable. The food at the restaurant was wonderful and the drinks were...

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Dear Guest; It is for the Blue JackTar team a privilege to receive your comments, which help us to improve and stimulate the effort of all of us in the daily work. We appreciate the time you have taken to comment on your experience on our property, and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Your opinion is a...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed September 1, 2016

The hotel offers a cheap room rate online and a $100 restaurant voucher to get you in the door. This is not a resort. It is a run down hotel in a resort area. The grounds are not kept clean. The hot water does not work in the shower half the time. The A/C doesn't work in the gym and...

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JME1313, Manager at Blue JackTar, responded to this review

Dear Customer; I am very sorry to read your review in TA . It is obvious that by a combination of special deals a misunderstanding occurred with you and obviously this situation caused you a dissatisfaction during your visit to our property Is not our intention that such situations occur in Blue Jacktar I am available in my direction jmespart@bluejacktar.com...

Pennsylvania
Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

The staff was very helpful and attentive. Front the checking to the bellboys everyone was ready to help. The hotel is in part of a bigger development. You need to go through several gated entrance to get there. In the past these was a much bigger all inclusive hotel. They kept a small number of rooms as part of the...

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Reviewed July 23, 2016

The grounds at this resort are beautiful. We stayed one night to check it out for future group travel. The staff were extremely helpful, friendly and efficient. The Villa was clean, well kept and right on the golf course. The short walk to the beach was easy and the Beach was beautiful and clean!! Breakfast was included and had everything...

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Nova Scotia
Reviewed July 21, 2016

It was quite quiet & relaxing and clean. Probably not the resort for the partying kind of customer. Good Wi-fi and had bottled water each day. I walked to the Fortress San Filipe but it was a bit far & through some questionable park areas off the resort area. Best to take a cab or authorized motorbike for safety reasons....

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Reviewed May 14, 2016

This was by far the nicest hotel that I have stayed at in Puerto Plata with a couple of caveats. First caveat is that there were literally only ten other people at the hotel, it was like I was walking around an abandoned luxury resort which is great for you if you go but I can't possibly believe that this...

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Thank you for you comments. It’s a true privilege to know about your experience in Blue JackTar, and also for choosing our property for your amusement and enjoy of our food experience Your comments motivate us to continue to provide the service you deserve. We are honored to receive you Best regards The Management

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • 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: $118 - $199 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Blue JackTar 4*
Number of rooms: 75
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#1 Family Hotel in Puerto Plata
#2 Best Value 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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“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
“Rooms away from the restaurant should be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles kassityh, Apr 17, 2016 | Read review
“06-3 next to restaurant and path to beach. The one behind more private”
 of 5 bubbles Starviagera, Feb 25, 2016 | Read review
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