The Grand Paradise Hotel in Playa Dorada: The North Coast’s Golden Beach

The Grand Paradise Hotel, situated in the Playa Dorada tourism complex in Puerto Plata, the north coast’s most important tourism destination, is one of the most traditional hotels in the region.

The hotel, which stands on a beautiful golden-sand beach, has comfortable and very spacious rooms and lush tropical surroundings, is situated just 10 minutes from Puerto Plata’s historic downtown section.

The hotel, an all-inclusive facility, has an exciting day and night recreational program. It also features a swimming pool, a children’s pool, jacuzzi, scuba lessons in the pool, aerobics on the beach and swimming pool area, table tennis, board games, volleyball, tennis and nighttime entertainment.

Younger guests will enjoy their stay at the hotel at the Kiko Kids Club, where trained personnel will make sure the children have a wonderful way while their parents enjoy other adult-oriented activities. The hotel also features babysitting services.

Rooms & Facilities

The 425-room facility enjoys breathtaking ocean views, lush tropical gardens and an active swimming pool. Guests can choose from 76 suites (with living room and kitchenette), and/or superior or standard rooms all equipped with flat screen TVs, marble bathrooms, and mini-bars.

When booking one of the suites, guests can enjoy the plus services offered by the hotel, which includes: early Check-In and late Check-Out, unlimited dining at a la carte restaurants, one premium drink in the room, among other amenities.

The hotel also features three restaurants – the Hibiscus Buffett Restaurant, the Eden (Snacks, BBQ / Grill à la carte) and the Italian restaurant Michelangelo. There are also four bars distributed throughout the hotel’s various areas.


The Grand Paradise offers guests a packed schedule of water activities: jet skis, water skis, banana boats, kayaking, windsurfing, snorkeling and sail boats. The hotel will coordinate more adventurous activities, such as diving.

Golfers also have their place in this iconic facility. The hotel’s golf course, designed by Robert Trent Jones, is situated a few minutes from the complex’s commercial center.


The Amhsa Marina Hotels & Resorts chain also operates the following hotels: Grand Paradise Samana in the northwest region of Las Galeras, Samana; the Grand Paradise Playa Dorada in Playa Dorada, Puerto Plata; and the Casa Marina Beach and Casa Marina Reef in Sosua, Puerto Plata. For more information:


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