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Viva Wyndham V Heavens - All-Inclusive Resort, Adults Only
4 out of 5
Playa Dorada Complex, Puerto Plata
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3.81 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (294 reviews)

"My wife and children have vacationed in the Playa Dorada area for over 20 years. This resort is the best experience ever. The food was excellent and the selections over whelming! The bar tenders - especially Omar were so much fun. I enjoyed the cigar bar at night and fell in love with the bar tender ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

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Aparthotel Costambar
2.5 out of 5
8 Rey Fernando, Costambar, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata
The price is $35 per night
1.7 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (158 reviews)

"I found the silence and the quietness very attractive and as I'm considering a long stay for next year, I really appreciated that a lady came to the door each morning with a big variety of fruits and vegetables. At 1 km, there is a supermercado and the person at the reception told me that a few persons ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2020

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Playabachata Resort - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Bahia de Maimon, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata
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The price is $161 per night
5.38 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (754 reviews)

"Loved everything. Food , people and location very nice"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Playabachata Resort - All Inclusive
Blue JackTar
4 out of 5
Playa Dorada, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata
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The price is $104 per night
3.33 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (329 reviews)

"Great staff, close to restaurant, beach and the free breakfast was amazing, not just a continental breakfast but a complete breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Blue JackTar
Grand Paradise Playa Dorada - All Inclusive
3.5 out of 5
Playa Dorada, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata
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3.74 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (505 reviews)

"The personal is very professional and helpful. Very good place to visit."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Grand Paradise Playa Dorada - All Inclusive
Iberostar Costa Dorada - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Carretera Luperon Km 2.5, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata
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2.68 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (999 reviews)

"The room we got was terrible, even though the resort was almost empty. Overlooked the garbage and laundry facilities in the neighboring resort. When asked, we were moved to the renovated side."…"

Reviewed on Mar 27, 2020

Iberostar Costa Dorada - All Inclusive
Be Live Collection Marien - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Carretera Luperón, Km. 4.5, Complejo Turístico, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata
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2.57 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (998 reviews)

"Great Staff, nice pool, beautiful beach, very useful amenities"…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Be Live Collection Marien - All Inclusive
Emotions by Hodelpa - Playa Dorada
4 out of 5
Playa Dorada, Puerto Plata
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3.6 mi from city center
3.8/5Good! (251 reviews)
Playa Dorada Stay at Emotions.

"Very Nice place for the price. Food was very good in all of the different venues. The Buffet had plentiful selections and special stations for grilled foods. The specialty restaurants, Italian, Mexican, Dominican were excellent with good selections and very good service. Definitely would stay here ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Emotions by Hodelpa - Playa Dorada
Sunscape Puerto Plata - Optional All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Carretera Luperon KM 5, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata
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3.41 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (408 reviews)
Enjoyed this resort.

"This is a very nice resort. The food was great and all the areas were kept clean. We particularly enjoyed the a la carte restaurants without having to make a reservation and the small coffee shop. Jose at the Lobby Bar makes the best margaritas. Employees were all very firendly. The larger pool was ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

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Visiting Puerto Plata

Travelers to Puerto Plata give high marks for the beaches, entertainment choices, and lively bar scene. This relaxing city also attracts tourists with its live music and waterfalls. Top sights in the city include Pico Isabel de Torres, Ocean World Adventure Park, and Playa Dorada.

  • There are 1214 hotels and other accommodations in Puerto Plata
  • The closest major airport is in Puerto Plata (POP-Gregorio Luperon Intl.), 8.8 mi (14.2 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Santiago (STI-Cibao Intl.), 27.9 mi (44.9 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Puerto Plata

Well-known for its live music scene, the city's cultural venues include Amber Museum, Museum of Taino Art, and Malecón De Puerto Plata. Attractions like Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata Cable Car, and Fun City are fun for kids of all ages. The city is notable for landmarks like Pico Isabel de Torres, Isabel De Torres National Park, and Estatua de Gregorio Luperon.

In Puerto Plata, there are 1214 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have a variety of choices for a perfect holiday retreat. These are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Millennium Resort & Spa - This 4-star resort features a full-service spa, free breakfast, and a restaurant. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its dining options and pool.
  • Ocean Manor Resort Cabarete Dominican Republic - Our customers like the dining options and beach locale at this hotel. With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant, along with a private balcony.
  • Casa Valeria Boutique Hotel - With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its dining options and breakfast.

Other favorite sights in Puerto Plata include Playa Dorada, Sosua Beach, and Cofresi Beach. One of the top places to see outside the city is Fort San Felipe, located 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from the city center.

Dressing for Puerto Plata

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 89°F during the day and 68°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 93°F, while the average at night is 71°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 93°F with nighttime averages of 75°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 91°F and nighttime averages of 68°F
  • About 46.04 inches of rain falls on Puerto Plata each year
  • Usually July and June are the hottest months with an average of 93°F, whereas February and January are often coldest, averaging 68°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Puerto Plata?
Casa Valeria Boutique Hotel is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 3.5-star hotel offers 20 beach bars and free breakfast. It is located a short 4-minute walk from Playa Alicia. Traveler reviews also recommend Garden by the Sea and Blue JackTar as top choices for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Puerto Plata, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most room reservations are refundable provided that you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your check-in date. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to get top deals in Puerto Plata.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Puerto Plata?
To access more information about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Puerto Plata, click here.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Puerto Plata?
Based on reviews, Casa Marina Beach and Reef is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free buffet breakfast and free parking. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Hotel Kaoba and Blue Bay Villas Doradas - Adults Only - All Inclusive.
Where is the best place to stay in Costa Dorada?
You’ll find 5 hotels and other accommodations in this neighborhood to select from for your visit. Based on Expedia customer reviews, Iberostar Costa Dorada - All Inclusive is the highest ranked property in Costa Dorada. This 4-star property offers a full-service spa and 5 restaurants. Another favorite option in the neighborhood is Be Live Collection Marien - All Inclusive.
What's the best place to stay when traveling with kids to Puerto Plata?
VH Gran Ventana Beach Resort - All Inclusive is a top 4-star property on Expedia for families, and features 2 outdoor pools and a free kids’ club. Other good choices for your stay with the kids include Grand Paradise Playa Dorada - All Inclusive and Natura Cabana Boutique Hotel & Spa. Attractions like Puerto Plata Cable Car and Ocean World Adventure Park are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best hotel for a romantic vacation to Puerto Plata?
Blue Bay Villas Doradas - Adults Only - All Inclusive is a favorite 4-star property for couples, and features cable TV and minibars. Other good options for a stay with your sweetheart include Sunscape Puerto Plata and Lifestyle Crown Residence Suites - All Inclusive.
What's the best accommodation for an all-inclusive stay in Puerto Plata?
Grand Paradise Playa Dorada - All Inclusive is a 3.5-star all-inclusive property featuring 3 restaurants and 4 bars, and a favorite with Expedia travelers. Other good choices for your vacation include Paraiso Del Sol Resort - an Amhsa Marina Resort - All Inclusive and Casa Marina Beach and Reef.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in Puerto Plata?
Agua del Caribe is a top apartment for people traveling with their pets, and offers an outdoor pool and concierge services for its human guests. B&B Pavillion is another good choice for you and your pet.
Where is the best hotel to stay with easy access to Playa Dorada?
Adjacent to Playa Dorada, Blue Bay Villas Doradas - Adults Only - All Inclusive is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star property offers 3 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. Other good choices within a short distance include VH Gran Ventana Beach Resort - All Inclusive and VH Atmosphere - Adults Only - All Inclusive.
What about the best place to stay close to Ocean World Adventure Park?
One of the top choices for your stay is Live Like a ‘rock-star’ All-inclusive Holiday Vacation Luxury 6 Bedroom Villa, located next to Ocean World Adventure Park, and this resort offers private pools and a fitness center. Lifestyle Tropical Beach Resort & Spa All Inclusive and Cofresi Palm Beach & Spa Resort All Inclusive are two other good choices in the immediate area.
What's the best accommodation to stay near the beach in Puerto Plata?
Casa Valeria Boutique Hotel is a top 4-star beachfront property with 8 restaurants and an outdoor pool. Other good choices for your stay near the beach include Millennium Resort & Spa and Sunscape Puerto Plata. Head to Playa Dorada or Sosua Beach for some quality time by the water.

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