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Recent Dominican Republic reviews
"This was our first trip to Dominican Republic. We wanted a place on the ocean within walking distance or short cab drive to stores and restaurants. The condo fit the bill and was perfect for the 4 adults in our party. We could hear the sounds of the ocean from the bedroom and living room. Very calming. We enjoyed our own private beach and pool as well as walking along the water to the Caberte Beach area. You can walk or take a cab- we did both.
We enjoyed every minute of our week long stay."
Guest: CindyDate of Stay: December 2014Review Submitted: January 9, 2015
"Our first trip to the Dominican Republic was one I will never forget. Villa Celeste was amazing!! The location was perfect as we spent many hours down at the beach. Only a short walk to surf school, which had a fun little tiki bar. You have Cabarete, which is an area of bars and restaurants on the beach. That was so unique and fun for all of us. We went to 27 falls, which was a blast and also went on a kayak tour. There is so much do to in Puerta Plata, yet you cherish the times you have at the home with the pool and ocean. Mary will cook the most amazing dominican meals."
Guest: WalshyDate of Stay: April 2015Review Submitted: May 3, 2015
"Conveniently located about 25 minutes from PUJ, this property is within a very secure ocean front Condo Complex that is beautifully maintained by a friendly staff of local Dominican employees. 2 lovely pools (one with a swim up bar), an ocean front pergola, more than enough beach chairs and umbrellas to accommodate all. A market on site and a really good variety of reasonably priced restaurants within a 2 - 10 minute walk of the complex. There is no need for a vehicle.
The Condo is very nicely appointed. The kitchen is complete for those wanting to make meals. 2 bathrooms are a definite plus, as is a pool 10 steps from the back (covered) patio. Just a lovely unit!
The beach is lovely and goes on for miles. It is clean, the water is warm and seaweed is not a major issue. The water contains spectacular colors.
Perhaps the singular best part of this particular unit is its property manager(s). Gayla and Michael are available 24/7 to deal with any issues and to offer guidance, direction and suggestions as needed. My wife and Gayla formed a bound which I suspect will last a lifetime.
We have traveled fairly extensively within Central America and the Caribbean and I really now question why it took us so long to find the DR. It has become a serious option for our 2015 retirement.
Thanks Marianna for providing a marvelous Condo in a beautiful, beautiful location. Thanks Gayla and Michael for your friendship and attentiveness. Lastly, thanks Ace for being you and a great Tour Guide."
Guest: bob s.Date of Stay: November 2014Review Submitted: November 25, 2014
"On a scale of 1-10, our family vacation at Sunrise Villa was a 12! It exceeded our expectations. Nineteen of us (our 5 children, their significant others, and 6 grandchildren ages 22-4) spent a week there to celebrate Bob's 70th birthday. The setting was spectacular; Bob and I slept in the Semana bungalow with the doors and windows open, falling asleep to the sound of the waves and awaking to the morning sun rising through the coconut palms. The privacy was complete, the only background noise the bird calls and ocean breeze. It was an amazing change from our previous resort vacations. We are spoiled! The staff were exceptional, totally devoted to our needs as a group. Chris, the manager, asked us daily, "What can I do for you?" He even made bank runs for us when we women bought more Lorimar jewelry than anticipated. Frank the chef smiled as he brought the four-year-old Fruit Loops and spaghetti noodles with Parmesan cheese at each meal (the only things he would eat), and did amazing things with chicken for the 3 people in the group who didn't eat fish. The rest of us appreciated his culinary skills with fresh caught fish and Caribbean lobster. Each meal was delicious. Sandy and her staff kept every room spotless throughout our stay, even those inhabited by teenagers, no easy feat. And bartender Ramon made us all fans of his rum drinks. Sitting in the hot tub sipping a Pina Colada - life doesn't get much better! The children greeted his arrival at 2 each afternoon with orders for smoothies and he never left until we were ready to retire for the night. Staff arranged a Meringue band for the birthday celebration and beach bon fire and provided us with a delicious lunch the day we traveled to another beach. They were the Caribbean equivalent of Downton Abbey! I was content to spend the days walking the beach, swimming in the pool, and relaxing on the grounds (no getting up early to reserve a beach chair!) but the others enjoyed the ping pong and pool tables, corn hole, and outdoor chess. Chris arranged massages on the cliff top and excursions for zip lining, horseback riding, and seeing monkeys and parrots. Everyone appreciated the free wifi, but as the week continued, the tablets and phones were only used for reading and photography. We unplugged willingly. The week at Sunrise Villa was an incredible experience for all 19 of us. We're already making plans to return."
Guest: JudyDate of Stay: June 2015Review Submitted: July 2, 2015