Samana Peninsula Hotels

Villa La Plantación

Pros

  • Great owner, a creative ex–music mogul who lives on-site
  • High-quality mattresses
  • Free Wi-Fi in some rooms

Cons

  • Least expensive rooms without a/c can be hot without a breeze
  • No creature comforts in the rooms

Published 10/12/2015

Fodor's Review

Remi Catinot is the exuberant owner and keeper of his classy "castle"—dual, concrete two-story buildings set around a decadent, Romanesque pool that offer simple, unadorned rooms about a block from the beach. This is a good home base from which to explore Las Galeras. Try for a second-floor room with a terrace. An inexpensive Continental breakfast is available. The family-style dinners, especially the lobster, may be the best meal you will have in Las Galeras. This Frenchman can qualify as a chef. Nonguests can sometimes book. Try. The new TV bar with international drinks is just another reason why guests comment so favorably.

Hotel Information

Address:

Las Galeras, Samaná, 32000, Dominican Republic

Phone:

809-538–0079

Hotel Details:

  • No credit cards
  • 12 rooms, 1 2-bedroom apartment
  • Rate includes: No meals

Published 10/12/2015

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