One of the country’s top tourism destinations – on the country’s eastern region – provides access to almost all tourism facilities for the physically impaired. Access ramps are now a common feature in hotels and other tourism-related facilities.
The Dominican Republic’s Accesible Tourism Guide offers an updated list of all tourism-related facilities with access for the physically impaired. For more information, please visit www.accesibletourismdr.com. In the La Romana – Bayahibe area, situated just minutes east of La Romana’s international airport, the following facilities are included in the guide:
La Romana’s International Airport
The airport, just minutes from the world-famous Casa de Campo resort, offers physically impaired passengers comfortable ramps and elevators.
Hotel Viva Wyndham Dominicus Beach and Dominicus Palace. This beautiful hotel has ramps in all its swimming pools and throughout the facility. The elevator is also equipped for wheelchair access and for individuals with hearing impairment. At the same time, the hotel staff is familiar with sign language for those guests that require this specific form of communication. It also features JOB and JOB WALKER chairs for easy access to the beach area.
Hotel Be Live Canoa.The hotel features a special gluten-free menu, and special features for guests with hearing impairment. The facility is fully accessible for guests using wheelchairs.
Hotel Catalonia Gran Dominicus.This particular hotel has a swimming pool equipped with a special platform for easy wheelchair access. It also features a gluten-free menu as well as special features for guests with hearing impairment. Ramps facilitate wheelchair access to all areas.
Hotel Iberostar Hacienda Dominicus.This facility also has a swimming pool equipped with a special platform for wheelchair access, and rooms with easy wheelchair access to showers.
The Bahia Principe Playa Nueva Romanaand the Laguna Dominicusbeaches have excellent access for wheelchairs.
Marinelly Restaurant.The restaurant’s parking lot has special access for wheelchairs. Telephone: (809) 556-1891
Dom Ham. Also equipped with ramps for wheelchair access.
Telephone: (809) 550-9220.