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Recent Puerto Plata reviews

  • Vacation in Paradise!

    "We stayed in a 5 bedroom villa that had its own pool, and, of course, pool boy arriving each morning making sure the pool remained very clean. Each bedroom having its own bathroom and the layout of our villa made for privacy when you needed it. Maid service and the maid cooking us breakfast each morning was so convenient. Anytime day or night, there is something to do and/or eat! Security Guards are present on every corner and never hesitate to give you a big smile and wave every time you drive by in your very own golf cart used for transportation! The Beaches are not your ordinary beaches having all size beds right on the beach, hammocks, swings, chairs and cabanas that an entire family and more can fit comfortably. Each beach has its own restaurant that the friendly wait staff will take your order for food and drinks. And you don't have to wait ever for service. The wait staff is so attentive constantly coming over to you to ask if you want anything. Each staff member wears a name badge that includes, "We Work For You" and they sure do!!! There are so many restaurants to choose from that the restaurant, which beach to go to and your drink selection might be the hardest decisions you'll have to make on this vacation. The best part of visiting this resort is making friends with each of the staff. They are so friendly and every single one of them gives you a nice, big smile that is not easily forgotten. My family and I can't wait to go back to Lifestyles Holiday Vacation Resort in Puerto Plata, DR! And we can't forget to give a special thumbs up to Reed and Lisa for handling our reservation and travel arrangements. Thanks a bunch for everything!"
    Guest: Karen A. Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: December 15, 2014
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  • Perfect 5 bedroom villa with VIP all the way

    "We stayed in a 5 bedroom royal villa for 8 days during a family celebration. We were very please with the resort grounds and the friendliness of the resort staff. The best part of the resort is serenity beach which provided all members with the sun or shade as needed. This is one vacation that will go down in history with our family."
    Guest: Nick R. Date of Stay: August 2014 Review Submitted: November 11, 2014
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  • Our excellent Dominican Vacation

    "Our family just spent a wonderful and relaxing week at the Villa. What's not to like? The house is roomy (4 bedrooms), spotlessly clean, well maintained, decorated beautifully in warm tropical colors and with authentic Dominican artwork, and best of all it sits right on the ocean in a gated community an easy drive from the Puerto Plata airport. The ocean view from the very private backyard is fantastic. A two minute walk brings you to a drop dead gorgeous crescent-shaped beach with calm shallow waters. Any number of exceptional restaurants are a short drive away. Heartily recommend!"
    Guest: Paul W. Date of Stay: February 2014 Review Submitted: March 2, 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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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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