The Hodelpa hotel chain recently opened the Emotions by Hodelpa Beach Resort in Juan Dolio, a thriving beachfront community situated 45 minutes east of Santo Domingo and 30 minutes from Las Americas international airport. The hotel opened this first phase with 293-rooms, with an additional 341 expected to complete the second phase of construction.
The rooms will be designed to cater to multiple markets: an adults-only building, with 74 exclusive rooms; a family-oriented area, and facilities for the business traveler.
The Dominican-based hotel chain also operates the Garden Suites Hotel Golf & Beach Club (in the beachfront community of Juan Dolio, situated 45 minutes east of Santo Domingo) and the Colonial Caribbean, situated in Santo Domingo, the capital city. The chain also operates in Santiago – the country’s second largest city – the Gran Almirante Hotel & Casino, the Garden Court and the Hodelpa Centro Plaza.
The facility features with the Essentia VIP area, situated right on the beach, consisting of 60 rooms, with access to a private swimming pool.
Guests who opt for this service will receive a free tour of the city of Santo Domingo.
The hotel’s Oregano restaurant, also known as Dominican Fusion, offers an international menu flavored with Dominican dishes and flavors.
An interesting feature is the hotel’s “The Street,” a boulevard-like area situated in the very center of the hotel, where visitors can visit shops, a café, a beer house, an organic restaurant and designer shops.