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Samana Peninsula Hotels

Villa La Plantación

  • Casual Chic

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

Updated 03/12/2014

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. A 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. Non-guests can sometimes book, so try if you are in the area.

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Hotel Information

Address:

Las Galeras, 32000, Dominican Republic

Phone:

809-538–0079

Hotel Details:

  • No credit cards
  • 12 rooms, one 2-bedroom apt.
  • No meals

Updated 03/12/2014

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