|Description||Location. Clustered along the Amber Coast in the popular Playa Dorado resort area, the Barcelo Puerto Plata offers luxury accommodations in the Dominican Republic. Downtown Puerto Plata is located less than two kilometers away. |
Hotel Features. Among the resort's 13 restaurants and bars, Las Reses serves Brazilian style grilled selections, Via Veneto prepares Italian fare and La Hacienda offers Mexican specialties. Select swim up, disco and poolside bars open mid morning and close by midnight. The lobby features four computers with high speed Internet access. Day and night activities include shows in an open air theater with covered seating. Available water sports include windsurfing, kayaking, sailing and snorkeling. Tennis courts and horseback riding provide additional outdoor recreation. A central, freeform pool includes a swim up bar, and a smaller pool features a children's section. A short stroll leads guests to an expansive beach where an open air disco with wooden floors encourages dancing. Supervised children's activities include crafts and programs designed to entertain young minds. Additional property amenities include car rentals, an on site hair salon and child care services.
Guestrooms. This all inclusive hotel offers 540 guestrooms and 42 suites with oversized balconies or patios that face the tropical gardens or the pool. Tile accents distinguish the walls above the beds' headboards and floral fabrics add festive splashes of color to guestroom décor. Blue and white tile bathrooms contain tub/shower combinations. Guestroom amenities include ceiling fans, satellite television and safe deposit boxes. Select rooms feature concierge service, Internet café access, turn down service, fruit baskets and a bottle of wine.
Expert Tip. This resort is surrounded by an 18 hole golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones.