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Terra Linda Resort
Ranked #12 of 29 Sosua B&B and Inns
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“"perfect Stay "”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2011

stayed at terra linda 7 days this month .december....vey nice hotel in middle of town.....walking distance to all shops, restaurants, bars, and discos..walking distance to two beaches no vehicle needed....the staff was very freindly, check-in and check-out was very smooth ....no problem....i payed $69 per night cash...well worth....very large rooms..large comfortable beds ,,,,a/c was very cold...and hot water....but very small flat screen tv....the hotel has its own restaurant/steak house...very good food and free breakfast..very friendly staff also......had a perfect stay....if looking to party all night long and be able to rest or sleep during day, easily done in your very quiet room or @ huge pool side.......

  • Stayed December 2011, traveled solo
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 bubbles
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New York City, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2011

Stayed at Terra Linda my three visits to Sosua. Looked around to see if i found anything for less or better....Less of a price you can find but you also get less of everything else too..Asked around and everyone says its the best hotel around...Nice clean rooms,nice pool,great location...walked to the strip...bars,clubs,beach...all walking distance,no need for transport....Great staff...What up Andre...my dude at the front desk...always helpful and pleasant. Great breakfast included...Definitely a fantastic place to stay.....Sharif NY...11/11

  • Stayed October 2011, traveled with friends
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new york
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2011

The good:
1. Staff was very helpful, friendly, sincere.
2. Rooms were very clean, white linens, large, balconies, safes in room, air conditioned.
3. Food was pretty good. Coffee was great.
4. Drinks were strong (maybe too strong).
5. Close to town - you can walk to night life which is ok, but good for people watching.
6. Can walk to 1 of 2 beaches.
7. $$ not bad per person.

The bad:
1. Cleaning staff, although very nice, are very loud, shouting down the hall at each other. It made napping impossible.
2. The men who go to Sosua for sex can unfortunately make you a little sick because if you have the misfortune to be located near them you hear them being disgusting all night long.
3. While the staff is super nice, I got the feeling that there are sankies (do a google search) there. Basically they are resort workers who prey on foreigners who appear to be easier targets because they are single and may be susceptible to romance. Being single myself, I was targeted but I knew what was going on so I just enjoyed the extra attention. So just be aware. If someone calls you "his love", is half your age (ha ha), wishes you felt for him what he feels for you (the guilt card), and so on, it's a scam. They won't ask for money, they may ask for sex, but the long term goal is to have a multi-year friendship/romance that will produce you volunteering to offer gifts of money when he or his family run into various struggles. Seems pretty obvious that this would be easy to spot, but when one is on vacation, it's very easy to overlook the obvious. ;-)
4. I thought the food was overpriced.

But, all in all, a decent place with really nice staff.

  • Stayed April 2011, traveled with friends
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Fairfax, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 15, 2011

I went for a 3 nights stay with friends last april. We stayed in a 2 double beds room, very clean and comfortable. Bathroom was ample and clean and had hot water.

Maid service was good and efficient. Front desk was very corteous and efficient too, specially Wellington and a peruvian guy. Poolside bar had good drinks at very good prices, they even had a happy hour 2x1 in drinks.

Breakfast was very good but only limited to 3-4 choices. Even though it was very complete.

Sosua beach is like a 10 minute walk, very beautiful but lots of street vendors. You can rent a beach chair and umbrella.

Location of the hotel is centric and close to many restaurants, bars, grocery stores and gift shops in Sosua town.

Parking is limited but good. Room was ample as well, beds are very comfortable, there is complimentary wi-fi. A/C was good and there was also a ventilator in the room.

Pool area was very nice and clean with very nice landscaping.

I liked my stay very much and i am willing to come back next time. This is a very beautiful small hotel and i can recommend it to everyone.

Enjoy!

  • Stayed April 2011, traveled as a couple
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North Miami Beach, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 6, 2011

Nice, clean small Resort with excellent Location to all the Actions Sosua has to offer. The Owners and Staff very friendly and helpfull. Young talented Dominican Chef with great knowledge of Food Presentation and International cooking. However to my Surprise; Local Fare OK but not Great. Free Breakfast is very good, but little Choices, if you stay fo several days. For good Wifi choose Building A for less noise at night choose B. Deffently will stay at the same Hotel on my next Trip

  • Stayed March 2011, traveled as a couple
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Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2011

There is nothing outstanding about this hotel - but there is nothing wrong with it either. We were here for seven nights. The beds were comfortable and the rooms were clean, but no bottled water was furnished - we went to the nearby super market and bought enough for brushing teeth and drinking...much less expensive. The breakfasts were good, but the choice is limited. The menu lists eight breakfasts for the same price, but the menu for the guests' free breakfasts lists only four of them. Go figure. The pool area is comfortable. The location is within easy walking distance to all of the "action" spots. The staff is helpful and firendly. All in all, a good experience.

  • Stayed January 2011, traveled as a couple
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Raleigh
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2010

I stayed at Terra Linda hotel in May. Good location central Sosua, rooms were recently
remodeled-very nice. Pool area very large and quiet. Complimentary breakfast each morning was good-had a choice of 5-6 items. Ate at restaurant also for dinner-steak and lobster was great. Was hoping on staying there again next month but rates were $25 higher-opted for another property.

  • Stayed May 2010, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Terra Linda Resort

Property: Terra Linda Resort
Address: C/ Dr. Rosen #26 | El Batey, Sosua 57000, Dominican Republic
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Puerto Plata Province > Sosua
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #12 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Sosua
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Terra Linda Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 55
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
TERRA LINDA BOUTIQUE HOTEL, UN PARAISO PARA FAMILIAS SITUADO EN EL CORAZON DE SOSUA. CALLE DR. ROSEN #26 EL BATEY SOSUA. WE GIVE YOU AS MUCH OR AS LITTLE AS YOU NEED, TERRA LINDA RESORT SIMPLY BEAUTIFUL. A LA CARTE BREAKFAST INCLUDED. SCOTCH 'N' SIRLOIN RESTAURANT AT TERRA LINDA HOTEL. THE HOUSE OF THE BLACK ANGUS BEEF. CALLE DR. ROSEN #26 EL BATEY SOSUA REPUBLICA DOMINICANA. PS. WE HAVE 2X1 DRINKS EVERYDAY AT POOLSIDE. ... more   less 
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