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The Palace at Playa Grande

Calle Rio San Juan | Playa Grande, Rio San Juan, Dominican Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

The previous review is so true! This place is AMAZING! To SEE it and then actually STAY there is hard to believe. The architecture, the grounds, gardens, the VIEW is jaw dropping! We got in late due flight delay, so we were alittle frazzled when we finally got to the airport. But then smiling, Wilson came to get us and... More 

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2 Thank Kim C
San Diego, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

AMAZING. I went here for a friend's destination wedding. It was such an amazing experience. My boyfriend and I stayed for a week. Usually by the end of a week away from home, we are ready to go back. I could have stayed for another week. So many things to say about the Palace. When we first arrived, Juan Carlos... More 

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3 Thank Colette M
pittsburgh, pa
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

The overall impression of the Palace is beautiful, however, there were more drawbacks (in my opinion) which is why I say it depends upon what you are looking for. Very, very remote and have to have access to transportation to get anywhere (or you stay on the property). Personally, I would not go back to this place simply because of... More 

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4 Thank blyss127
Ridgefield, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

We love to stay in this hotel, The employee so friendly, even took us around to see sight seeing. The hotel it just like palace, very quiet and private. Its a huge property . If you are looking for quiet place and not tourist this is the place.

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1 Thank TheSzewczyk
Lake Forest Park, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

This was my first trip to the Balaji Palace. I had the privilege to attend my brother in law's wedding at the Palace, and our party of about 25 people rented the entire property. My husband and I stayed in the bottom of the two Cliffside Suites, which was just fantastic. It was such a quiet, private room, with beautiful... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

The Palace is beyond beautiful. I don't think that pictures can capture how cool this property actually is. That being said, it is a secluded location that has some drawbacks. The water pressure was nonexistent and not always hot. The power goes out on occasion or has a brown out. There are armed gaurds that roam the property which is... More 

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2 Thank Sally M
Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

This was our second visit to Balaji Palace and we loved it just as much as the first time! It was so nice walking in the door, seeing the same staff as last year and realizing they actually remembered us (I travel a lot for work and can't remember the last time that happened anywhere). That alone made the whole... More 

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Our vacation started off right at the airport. They sent two guys to drive us, they brought drinks and he was giving us a tour of the towns we were going through on our way to the hotel. We felt like we were hanging out at a friends mansion and not at a resort. It was a beautiful, small resort,... More 

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5 Thank Liz G
New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

My girlfriend and I booked a 6 day stay at this beautiful estate after reading the great reviews and finding a great Groupon deal. The overall stay wasn't bad, definitely could have been better. Pros: - Gorgeous estate that is well taken care of and has incredible views. - Clean rooms and clean hotel area - Staff are always smiling... More 

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5 Thank MikeNewYork01
Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

My husband I stayed here for our 20th anniversary. We were looking for a tropical place, to get away from the cold & snow, and just relax. We did use a groupon & it was 100% worth it. The hotel is decorated beautifully & feels more like a mansion then a hotel. Our room was on the 3rd floor (lots... More 

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge

Additional Information about The Palace at Playa Grande

Address: Calle Rio San Juan | Playa Grande, Rio San Juan, Dominican Republic
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Maria Trinidad Sanchez Province > Rio San Juan
Price Range: $236 - $252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Palace at Playa Grande 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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