The impressive Luxury Bahia Principe Cayo Levantado Hotel is located on a small situated in the Bay of Samaná, on the country’s northeast region. Visitors to the international travel website Tripadvisor.com have given “rave reviews” to the facility.
The 201-room hotel tops the list of the most popular tourism facilities in Samaná. In 2012 it received the Travellers’ Choice 2012 award and was given excellent reviews by 1,275 website visitors.
“Would just say the place is a dream, without a doubt the best hotel in Samaná, even better than hotels owned by the same hotel chain,” says one of the reviews.
“The Bahia Principe Hotel is now part of my second family! The truth is that I only have nice words to describe this hotel…it is excellent in every way! It’s really a luxury hotel: cleanliness, the food, the place, the beaches, the room and especially the kindness, education, respect and joy of all the people who work there… ,”adds another visitor.
Plenty to see
The 462-room Grand Bahia Principe El Portillo in the coastal northern village of Las Terrenas, also in Samaná, received 1,304 reviews.
In total, the facility received 551 excellent reviews and 495 very good comments.
“The best part of this hotel is without a doubt the beach and its surroundings. There are many things to see, such as “Los Haitises” , Samaná, the Limon Waterfall, “Playa Rincon,” opined a recent visitor.
The Vista Mare Hotel, featuring 87 apartments, guests highlighted the facilities offered by the hotel to see humpback whales.
“This is a great place to vacation. Beautiful place, great hospitality, good food. Is very close to many other places to visit in Samaná” said one user.