Santo Domingo, the capital city of the Dominican Republic, provides the visitor with a wide range of apart-hotels. Most are situated in the city’s downtown section, including many in the Colonial Section. Some names to remember:
Plaza Florida Suites: This facility is conveniently situated between important local universities and key city thoroughfares. The 32-room facility provides guests with a convenient cafeteria, a gymnasium and a conference room (www.plazafloridasuites.com.do).
Hotel Aladino: Located in one of the city’s oldest residential neighborhoods, the 44-room facility features a comfortable meeting room, restaurant, and car rental and transportation services available to and from Santo Domingo’s international airport (www.hotelaladino.com.do).
Apartahotel Drake: Located in the heart of Santo Domingo, in one of the city’s most affluent neighborhoods. The 48-room hotel has easy access to entertainment centers, major shopping malls and trendy and well-known restaurants (www.apartahoteldrake.com).
Apartahotel Roma: This particular facility is situated in the heart of Santo Domingo’s Colonial Section, just walking distance from important museums, parks and churches (www.apartahotelroma.com).
Jaguar Aparta Estudio: Just steps away from Santo Domingo’s scenic seaside boulevard “El Malecon,” this very intimate apart-hotel feature a large terrace for meetings (www.jaguarapartstudios.com).
Colonial Residence: Just three minutes walking-distance from the Colonial Zone, and five minutes from “El Malecon,” the city’s beautiful seaside boulevard, this 110-room facility offers visitors one or two bedroom options. It also features a swimming pool, a restaurant and a special events area (www.plazacolonial.com.do).