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The Bannister Hotel at Puerto Bahia Marina & Residences

At a Glance

    Pros

  • wonderful ambience
  • natural beauty everywhere

    Cons

  • the the bedrooms in the one-bedroom accommodations could be more spacious
  • too far from town to walk

The Bannister Hotel at Puerto Bahia Marina & Residences Review

This stylish marina complex smack on the Bay of Samaná has changed the face of tourism in this area and become the social center for the upscale residents, a safe harbor for visiting yachtsmen, and a reasonable option for international visitors. The open lobby area that segues to the marina is dramatic, with contemporary pillars, a proliferation of white and neutral shells, and commodious white seating facing forward. It's a stunner. The cuisine is memorable, from an exceptional alfresco Italian lunch at Le Regata trattoria to a gourmet lobster dinner at Café del Mar. The Bannister has an ambient spa, which is as relaxing as the chill music that gently plays and the massages(moderately-priced) that put you on another plane.

    Hotel Details

  • 30 rooms.
  • Rate includes no meals.
Updated: 03-12-2014

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