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Top Santo Domingo Historic Hotels

Hotel Monumental
2 out of 5
Calle el Conde 355, Zona Colonial, Entre calles Sanchez y Jose Reyes, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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The price is $26 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
2.3/5 (35 reviews)

"There's nothing to like about the property besides the staffs that are very nice"…"

Reviewed on Jun 29, 2019

Hotel Monumental
Casas del XVI
5 out of 5
Calle Padre Billini No. 252, Colonial Zone, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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The price is $220 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30
4.7/5Exceptional! (68 reviews)

"This is a fantastic hotel. Everything was perfect"…"

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020

Casas del XVI
Billini Hotel, Historic Luxury
4.5 out of 5
Padre Billini #256 & 258, Colonial Zone, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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The price is $135 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
4.5/5Wonderful! (364 reviews)

"Beautiful place. Very professional staff. Attentive to detail."…"

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2020

Billini Hotel, Historic Luxury

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Luca Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Calle 19 de marzo No.164, Ciudad Colonial, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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4.5/5Wonderful! (240 reviews)

"Excellent location, beautiful property. We enjoyed our stay."…"

Reviewed on May 2, 2020

Luca Hotel
Hodelpa Nicolas de Ovando
4.5 out of 5
Calle Las Damas, Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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4.4/5Wonderful! (301 reviews)

"Gorgeous building, Very attentive staff, on-site restaurant, pool & gym."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Hodelpa Nicolas de Ovando
Sheraton Santo Domingo Hotel
4 out of 5
365 George Washington Avenue, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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The price is $110 per night from Oct 11 to Oct 12
4.4/5Excellent! (920 reviews)

"Great"…"

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2020

Sheraton Santo Domingo Hotel
Colonial 154 H Boutique
3.5 out of 5
Calle General Luperon #154, Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo, Santo Domingo
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The price is $58 per night from Sep 30 to Oct 1
4.4/5Excellent! (132 reviews)

"The place was beautiful and super private. The picuzzi was well decorated.. The room a little bit small but then again the bathroom was a dream, the personal was really kind. good price too"…"

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Colonial 154 H Boutique
Boutique Hotel Palacio
3.5 out of 5
Calle Duarte 106, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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The price is $69 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
4.3/5Excellent! (991 reviews)

"This is a first class hotel. It in the best part of historical district and there is supermarket two blocks from property. Breakfast was included and there is a beautiful pool on the fourth floor."…"

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2020

Boutique Hotel Palacio
Catalonia Santo Domingo
4.5 out of 5
Avenida George Washington No. 500, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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The price is $94 per night from Oct 2 to Oct 3
4.2/5Excellent! (996 reviews)

"It is a beautiful hotel very convenient location nice view to del Caribbean ocean"…"

Reviewed on Sep 24, 2020

Catalonia Santo Domingo
Hotel Conde de Peñalba
3 out of 5
Calle El Conde 111 esq Arzobispo Meriño, Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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The price is $51 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30
4.2/5Very Good! (358 reviews)

"They have done a beautiful renovation. The rooms are clean, comfortable and just amazing. The staff was always helpful. Overall a great hotel."…"

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2020

Hotel Conde de Peñalba
Hodelpa Caribe Colonial
3.5 out of 5
Isabel La Catolica No. 159, Colonial Zone, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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3.9/5Very Good! (714 reviews)
Good bargain.

"I asked the front desk person if he could change a 1000 peso bill. About 20 dollar equivalent. He couldn't do it!. Great location Adequate buffet No pool."…"

Reviewed on Mar 22, 2020

Hodelpa Caribe Colonial
Hotel Doña Elvira
2.5 out of 5
207 Padre Billini, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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The price is $55 per night from Sep 29 to Sep 30
3.9/5Very Good! (153 reviews)

"Muy bien y tranquilo"…"

Reviewed on Jul 22, 2020

Hotel Doña Elvira
Ocean Breeze
2.5 out of 5
Calle Palo Hincado NO. 202, Esquina Canela, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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The price is $35 per night from Sep 28 to Sep 29
3.8/5Good! (52 reviews)

"An incredibly comfortable Hotel. The staff are the best! The Hotel is in a great location and the rooms are large with a very plush mattress."…"

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Ocean Breeze
Hotel Suite Colonial
3 out of 5
Padre Billini 362 Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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3.7/5Good! (85 reviews)

"great staff and accommodations. always stay here, great location."…"

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2020

Hotel Suite Colonial
Antiguo Hotel Europa
3 out of 5
Arzobispo Meriño No. 109, Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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3.6/5Good! (752 reviews)

"Excellent location, con, hotel is under construction"…"

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2020

Antiguo Hotel Europa
Hostel Santo Domingo
2 out of 5
Calle Mercedes 301, Esq. Jose Reyes, Gazcue, Ciudad Colonial, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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3.6/5Good! (5 reviews)
Nice Hotel but expensive

"Nice, clean, secure hotel with very friendly staff. A bit expensive when it comes to the extras like food, restaurant and mini-bar fridge. Needs a commodity store or at least vending machines."…"

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2015

Hostel Santo Domingo
RIG Puerto Malecon
3 out of 5
Calle Pina, No. 56, Ciudad Nueva Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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The price is $46 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23
3.5/5Good! (200 reviews)

"The property was very clean and the staff is very friendly."…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

RIG Puerto Malecon
Napolitano Hotel
3 out of 5
Av. George Washington No. 51, entre los dos obeliscos, Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional
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The price is $82 per night from Oct 1 to Oct 2
3.5/5Good! (581 reviews)

"Great group, nice rooms and fun view from the pool. We stayed two different trips. Only one night had to wait too long (over an hour) for food and it wasn’t great but that was just one time. During Covid you have to expect some delays and such. We will always stay here when we are having to stay ..."…"

Reviewed on Sep 14, 2020

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Guide to Santo Domingo Historic Hotels

Visiting new cities can be more than just putting a pin in a place on your map, it can also be about taking in the history and culture of a region. One of the best ways to experience the culture of a region is to plunge yourself in its history. Touring the area's museums or landmarks is a fine kick-off, but staying in a Santo Domingo historic hotel can whisk you back in time. Get ready to pack your duffel (you won't need a time machine) as your Santo Domingo vintage hotel awaits.

If These Walls Could Talk

A night in one of these Santo Domingo traditional hotels can transport you to a past period as soon as you step into the lobby. From classical architecture to locations infused with a rich history, these surroundings will make you may begin to wonder whether you are a time traveler, or a tourist. Luckily, you won't have to actually live in the past. Although these hotels may be vintage, they have many modern amenities to help you relax on your holiday. You'll discover rooms outfitted with a comfortable bed and just about everything you may want for a marvelous stay.

After you have explored the hotel property, you can visit the art museums and prominent landmarks to take in more of the Santo Domingo's culture. Of course, all this perusing through the past can work up an appetite. Feel free to read our guest reviews for suggestions from like-minded travelers to help make your Santo Domingo visit great. You can also ask your hotels' front desk staff to point to where their favorite spots to enjoy a pint or a meal in Santo Domingo are.

Reserve a Santo Domingo Historic Hotel

Santo Domingo has 750 vintage hotels that possess the feel and look of another era. Some of these lodgings are where famous actors may have stayed. You're sure to reserve a room possessing all the amenities and the qualities you wish for. Be sure to book your vintage hotel soon, or you may miss out on one of these unique accommodations.

Frequently asked questions

What should a history buff expect from a stay in Santo Domingo?
Travelers love the significant historical sites they find in Santo Domingo. Be sure to check out the array of shops and entertainment choices while you’re here. You can also take some time in this relaxing area to enjoy the popular beaches.
What's the best accommodation in Santo Domingo to absorb the local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Boutique Hotel Palacio is a top 3.5-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free breakfast and a restaurant. Calle Las Damas is a short walk away. Other choices to soak up the local history include Luca Hotel and Antiguo Hotel Europa.
How many historically relevant hotels will I find in Santo Domingo?
Santo Domingo has 745 hotel accommodations bookable on Expedia, including 97 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the must-see historical places and other sights in Santo Domingo?
Santo Domingo is notable for landmarks like Calle Las Damas, Fort Ozama (Fortaleza Ozama), and National Palace. Cultural venues include Museum of History and Geography, Alcazar de Colon, and Chinatown. Other popular sights include Boca Chica and Parque Colon.
What is a historic hotel like in Santo Domingo?
Guests who choose a historic hotel can enjoy a vacation in a building that has a national historic designation. A palace, castle, grand home or even an old police station, pub, lodge, or skyscraper can be transformed into a historic hotel provided that it’s of special interest. Traditional architecture and period features are typically found in the guestrooms or communal spaces of historic hotels in Santo Domingo, giving a sense of history.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
You’ll often hear the term “heritage hotel” in Asia and Europe, while “historic hotel” is more common in the U.S. overall though the terms are similar. The architecture and actual building of a historic hotel tends to be the most important aspect. For a heritage hotel, it’s often the cultural value along with how it shaped the community.
Do historic hotels in Santo Domingo have modern facilities?
Hotels include modern conveniences and safety features you expect to find, but every effort is made to preserve the historic aspects and traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the popular amenities found in any hotel will also be available in a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Santo Domingo, you won’t find yourself staying at a place that’s uncomfortable or rundown.

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