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Aparthotel Costambar
2.5 out of 5
8 Rey Fernando, Costambar, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata
The price is £38 per night
1.7 mi from city centre
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 22 Feb 2020

Aparthotel Costambar
Playabachata Resort - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Bahia de Maimon, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £148 per night
5.38 mi from city centre
3.6/5Good! (770 reviews)

"I really enjoyed my stay here at this resort despite the covid-19 situation I was really impressed with Jennifer the front desk hostess who was very helpful with all my concerns especially when I arrived early and the front gate secruity guard would not let us in Jennifer however fixed the situation. ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Aug 2020

Playabachata Resort - All Inclusive
Senator Puerto Plata Spa Resort All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Bahía de Maimon, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata
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5.59 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (235 reviews)

"The hotel was great. Rooms were clean. The room we selected was great. The room had a pool. People there are friendly. Only complaint is that there was not so much varierty on the food and food was ok. Also that some of the pool bar and sport bar employers we had to try to get their attention if ..."…"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

Senator Puerto Plata Spa Resort All Inclusive

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VH Gran Ventana Beach Resort - All Inclusive
4 out of 5
Playa Dorado, P.O. Box 22, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata
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3.81 mi from city centre
3.9/5Good! (999 reviews)

"The staff at this resort go above and beyond to assist you in every way they can, ant to make your stay memorable. From bellboys to maids, bartenders to floor sweepers, yard crew to pool cleaners everyone is always smiling and willing to assist you."…"

Reviewed on 21 Mar 2020

VH Gran Ventana Beach Resort - 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 centre
3.7/5Good! (998 reviews)

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

Reviewed on 12 Mar 2020

Be Live Collection Marien - All Inclusive
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 centre
3.6/5Good! (505 reviews)

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

Reviewed on 21 Mar 2020

Grand Paradise Playa Dorada - All Inclusive
Blue JackTar
4 out of 5
Playa Dorada, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £97 per night
3.33 mi from city centre
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 26 Feb 2020

Blue JackTar
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 centre
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 27 Mar 2020

Iberostar Costa Dorada - All Inclusive
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 centre
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 6 Mar 2020

Sunscape Puerto Plata - Optional All Inclusive
Lifestyle Tropical Beach Resort & Spa All Inclusive
3 out of 5
Cofresi Beach, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata
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2.73 mi from city centre
3.5/5Good! (1,000 reviews)

"The staff really went out of their way to make sure we enjoyed our stay. Thru difficult times and easy times it was easy to see that they valued us as customers, and wanted us to return."…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar 2020

Lifestyle Tropical Beach Resort & Spa All Inclusive
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Visiting Puerto Plata

Travellers 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 accommodation options in Puerto Plata
  • The closest major airport is in Puerto Plata (POP-Gregorio Luperon Intl.), 8.8 mi (14.2 km) from the city centre
  • 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 Sosua, there are 1214 hotels and other accommodation options so you can easily plan your perfect holiday retreat at an affordable rate. 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 favourite with Expedia travellers 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 favourite 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 centre.

Dressing for Puerto Plata

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 32°C during the day and 20°C at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 34°C, whilst the average at night is 22°C
  • July to September has daytime averages of 34°C with night-time averages of 24°C
  • Between October and December, you can expect daytime averages of 33°C and night-time averages of 20°C
  • About 1169.40 millimetres of rain falls on Puerto Plata each year
  • Usually July and June are the hottest months with an average of 34°C, whereas February and January are often coldest, averaging 20°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Puerto Plata?
Playa Paraiso en Magante is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This hotel offers a private beach and free breakfast. Reviews from our site also recommend Anton Reef and Sosua Inn Hotel as top choices for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Puerto Plata, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel bookings are refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’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, it may still be possible to cancel it and receive a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals available in Puerto Plata.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Puerto Plata?
Based on reviews, Costambar is a popular 2.5-star aparthotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Casa Marina Beach and Reef and Lifestyle Tropical Beach Resort & Spa All Inclusive.
What's the best hotel for families in Puerto Plata?
Iberostar Costa Dorada - All Inclusive is a top 4-star property on Expedia for families, and features a children’s pool and a free children’s club. Other choices for your child-friendly holiday include VH Gran Ventana Beach Resort - All Inclusive and Sunscape Puerto Plata - Optional All Inclusive. Also, attractions such as Puerto Plata Cable Car and Ocean World Adventure Park are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for couples in Puerto Plata?
Casa Colonial Beach & Spa is a favourite 5-star hotel for couples, and features comfy beds and bathrobes. Other good choices for a romantic stay include Blue Bay Villas Doradas - Adults Only - All Inclusive and Sunscape Puerto Plata - Optional All Inclusive.
What's the best accommodation for an all-inclusive stay in Puerto Plata?
Iberostar Costa Dorada - All Inclusive is a 4-star all-inclusive property featuring 5 restaurants and 2 poolside bars, and a favourite with Expedia travellers. Other good choices for your stay include Viva Wyndham V Heavens - All-Inclusive Resort, Adults Only and Cofresi Palm Beach & Spa Resort All Inclusive.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Puerto Plata?
Hotel Kaoba is a top hotel for people travelling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool for its human guests. Two other good options for you and your pet’s trip include Cabarete Boutique Ecolodge Beachfront and The Ocean Club, a Luxury Collection Resort, Costa Norte.
What's the best place to stay to stay near the beach in Puerto Plata?
VH Gran Ventana Beach Resort - All Inclusive is a top 4-star beachfront property with 2 outdoor pools and 4 restaurants. Other good choices for your stay near the beach include Iberostar Costa Dorada - All Inclusive and Be Live Collection Marien - All Inclusive. Head to Playa Dorada or Sosua Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Puerto Plata?
Casa Colonial Beach & Spa is a 5-star hotel with 3 restaurants and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Another upscale option for your stay is Millennium Resort & Spa.
What's the best boutique hotel in Puerto Plata?
Casa Colonial Beach & Spa is a favourite 5-star hotel with Expedia travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features 3 restaurants and a beach bar. Urban Cabana and Millennium Resort & Spa are other choices for a boutique stay.
What's the best accommodation for a golf trip to Puerto Plata?
Casa Colonial Beach & Spa is a top 5-star hotel that has an adjacent golf course and features a full-service spa. Other good options to stay near a golf course include Blue JackTar and Blue Bay Villas Doradas - Adults Only - All Inclusive. You can tee off at Playa Dorada Golf Course, Playa Grande Golf Course or Los Mangos Golf Course while you’re in town.
What are some hotels with pools in Puerto Plata?
Be Live Collection Marien - All Inclusive is a popular 4-star property featuring an outdoor pool, a children’s pool and 8 restaurants. Other choices that offer an on-site pool include VH Gran Ventana Beach Resort - All Inclusive and Iberostar Costa Dorada - All Inclusive.

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