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Recent Puerto Plata reviews

  • Awesome vacation

    "We had three villas to house 16 people; family and friends ranging from ages 30 - 70. Everyone had a great time and we really enjoyed gathering at the 5 bedroom villa to hang out by the pool listening to music, playing cards and dancing. The VIP restaurants and beaches are awesome so you definitely want to go with the gold bracelet only. The Dominican people are very friendly and helpful. I'm already plotting as to how I can go again next year. It was great working with Lisa and Reed!"
    Guest: Synethia, Sonya and Sugar Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: October 28, 2014
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  • I know it sounds too good to be true but its NOT!

    "We got back on Sunday for the best week ever in Puerto Plata. This was our 7th time at Lifestyle but the first time in the villas. Our villa was lovely. It was not brand new but very clean and neat and so cute. Upgrading to a gold band is definitely the way to go. I can't tell you how impressed we all were with the restaurants and especially the beaches. Serenity beach was our favorite and the crepes were so delicious we could not get enough. The service we received from all the staff was beyond compare at the beaches, restaurants, bars and in the villa. We enjoyed swimming before breakfast while smelling the delicious food cooking and the golf cart that we were supplied made it possible to explore more of the resort and adjoining Cofresi Palms resort. The Sunday party was cancelled due to rain but we did get to go to Ocean World for the first time. It was really nice and the dolphin and sea lion shows were so entertaining. We also went to 27 waterfalls which is amazing. I would recommend to anyone who wants to see what the country is like in the D.R. IT IS STUNNING. Thank you so much for letting us book through you and your family. As promised, everything was taken care of before arrival and we had no problems whatsoever in getting to the resort and checking in. We even got reservations at Jazz for our first night which was delicious. We will definitely be back and will book through you again."
    Guest: Dominican Lover Date of Stay: September 2014 Review Submitted: October 10, 2014
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  • Absolutely incredible

    "I have been to this destination 4 times now and it has never disappointed me. The accommodations have always been absolutely beautiful every time and this stay was no different. The resort goes out of their way to make sure your stay is enjoyable. I love the fact that you have the opportunity to hang out at your own pool at the villa or enjoy time on the beach. The restaurants we dined at were all 5 star as well. This trip is one of the most relaxing destinations I have been to. It is perfect for those that are seeking relaxation or have others in the group that want excitement and adventure as well . There is something for everyone. There are many things to do around the resort for those in your group that want more excitement. Perfect destination no matter what type of vacation you are seeking. Highly recommend!"
    Guest: Love the Dominican Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: September 28, 2014
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  • Cofresi is luxurious and fun!

    "We stayed in a poolside king room. It was large with high ceilings and was bright and beachy! The mini bar had beverages stocked daily and it was convenient being so close to the pool and beach. My favorite part was the huge jetted tub that opened to the room. Everything seemed brand new and modern, but not cold. It was easy booking through VRBO and my rep provided tons of helpful information. I would definitely go back!"
    Guest: Beachseeker Date of Stay: December 2013 Review Submitted: February 6, 2014
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Puerto Plata Travel Tips

Getting to Puerto Plata Vacation Rentals

Puerto Plata is located on the Dominican Republic in the Caribbean. The island has three international airports--one at Puerto Plata, one at Santiago and the other at Santo Domingo. The Puerto Plata Gregorio Luperon International Airport is located between the towns of Puerto Plata and Sosua. It is a quick 15-minute drive from either town to the airport. The easiest way to get to and from the airport is by taxi. Alternatively, you can also rent a vehicle for the duration of your stay. The international airport hosts carriers from North America and Europe. There are regularly scheduled flights from most major hubs in the U.S. and Europe.

Puerto Plata Travel Attractions

A good way to orientate yourself to the island’s attractions is to take a guided tour of the island. Your tour guide will be able to provide you with a narration of the island’s history and highlight the most famous landmarks. Get a glimpse into the local culture when you pass through the villages. The San Felipe Fort near Puerto Plata is one of the few remaining colonial landmarks. You can also stop in at the local cigar factory where the local craftsmen roll as many as 300 cigars a day.

The Ocean World Adventure Park, Marina and Casino is the largest entertainment complex on the island. Possibly its greatest attraction is the opportunity for visitors to swim with dolphins. For people that enjoy the bright lights, the center offers entertainment and gambling late into the night. For a beautiful panoramic view of Puerto Plata, take the cable car to the top of Mount Isabel.

The beaches are possibly Puerto Plata’s greatest beauty. Soft white sands that stretch for miles and tourist facilities line the beachfront, providing refreshments and recreation to visitors. The main beach is known as long beach and has a house reef which can be reached when the tides are right for snorkeling and diving.

Travelers to Puerto Plata Villas

Puerto Plata attracts travelers who enjoy the sunshine and island lifestyle as well as a range of beach activities. The Dominican Republic is well known for its friendly locals and great island vibe. There are many night spots where you can experience the local sounds and culture. The merengue dance and music are unique to the island and easy to learn. Many travelers love to let their hair down and join in with the Latin rhythms. Visitors who enjoy the ocean will have loads to keep them entertained at Puerto Plata. From January to April, humpback whales use the island's shallows to mate and give birth to their young. Whale watching excursions can take you to see these gentle giants. Scuba diving is another of the island’s great attractions and divers come from far and wide to dive the beautiful reefs and warm tropical waters.

Best Time of Year to Travel to Dominican Republic Vacation Rentals

The Dominican Republic has a tropical and subtropical climate which results in year-round warm temperatures. The seasonal difference is related to the amount of humidity and rain that occurs. The rainy season occurs between May and October. On the days that it doesn’t rain, humidity remains high, making it feel even hotter. Between November and April is the dryer season when days are pleasantly warm and nights remain balmy. The most popular tourist season is during December and January and at this time of year, the resorts can get quite crowded. Depending on whether you enjoy bustling crowds or a quieter traveling season, you can choose when to travel to Dominican Republic vacation rentals.

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