The Casa Colonial Beach & Spa, the Gran Ventana Beach Resort and the Hotel Be Live Grand Marien have been chosen as the north coast’s city top hotel, according to a recent listing prepared by U.S. News & World Report. The Casa Colonial Beach & Spa is an award-winning boutique hotel situated in the Playa Dorada resort complex. The 50-room facility is a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World.
The Casa Colonial Beach & Spa was chosen in 2012 as the best hotel in Puerto Plata by the magazine U.Ss News & World Report. Situated in the Playa Dorada tourism complex, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean, the 50-room facility is decorated with a modern tropical touch.
This boutique hotel is a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World and offers packages for weddings, meetings and conferences, and special offers weekend, spa and golf.
Gran Ventana Beach Resort
Also situated in the Playa Dorada tourism complex, this all-inclusive 506-room hotel is located five minutes from downtown Puerto Plata, 25 minutes from the Sosua tourism village and 20 minutes from the city’s international airport.
The complex features three a la carte restaurants, two swimming pools, beach club, gymnasium, sauna and meeting rooms. Last year the hotel was awarded a Certificate of Excellence by the popular travel website TripAdvisor.
Hotel Be Live Grand Marien
Located in Costa Dorada, some 20 minutes from Puerto Plata’s international airport, this all-inclusive, five-star, 584-room complex features a casino, several swimming pools, four restaurants, four bars and meeting rooms for up to 550 guests. It also organizes scuba diving lessons for beginners. The Costa Dorada beach has been certified as a Blue Flag beach.