4.5
Very Good 295 Reviews
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Amenities

  •  Babysitting
  •  Casino
  •  Free WiFi
  •  Gym
  •  Handicap Accessible
  •  Parking On Site
  •  Pool
  •  Restaurant
  •  Spa
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Overview

Location

With a stay at Occidental El Embajador, you’ll be centrally located in Santo Domingo, convenient to Plaza de la Bandera and Santo Domingo Country Club. This 4-star resort is within close proximity of Jardin Botanico Nacional and Palacio de los Deportes Virgilio Travieso Soto.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 286 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Rooms have private balconies. Satellite programming and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Bathrooms have shower/tub combinations and hair dryers.

Spa, Wellness & Premium Amenities

Head straight for the casino, or wait for that lucky feeling while you enjoy one of the other recreational opportunities, such as an outdoor pool and an outdoor tennis court. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Food & Drink

Grab a bite at one of the resort’s 3 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Relax with a refreshing drink from a poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges.

Business & Travel Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Event facilities at this resort consist of conference space and meeting rooms. Free self parking is available onsite.

How to Get There

El Embajador, a Royal Hideaway Hotel
Ave Sarasota 65
Santo Domingo, 10110 Dominican Republic

Reviews

4.5 Very Good 295 Reviews
Recommend
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great room, with lots of space, excelente service, the staff is very kind, the hotel is in a very good condition, great location area, rooms are very well equipped. Food is good and price is good as well.

Wow, what a nice hotel and great rates!
Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed only one night as we visited Santo Domingo for business reasons, but it was well worth the trip. The rate was fantastic and you received breakfast in the morning, which was delicious! No tiny continentals - here there was a delicious spread. The room was very, very modern, and nicely designed, with loads of nice touches. The staff were friendly and we enjoyed chatting at the desk with them.

In the evening before leaving the hotel for dinner, we enjoyed the live music at the lobby bar. Very relaxing, and the service was marvelous.

A stroll through the grounds is a must, as the beautiful gardens in the rear off the pool are lovely. The property has been around for quite a number of years, and the mature flowers, plants and trees really are impressive. The lighting at night is also terrific for a stroll.

Monotonous
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is my fourth stay at the hotel. Overall, the hotel has beautiful grounds and modern amenities that make the stay worthwhile. That being said, the breakfast buffet was monotonous in quality and variety. The Ambassador and Royal level offer more luxury than their standard rooms. If you have the finances go for one of those levels. If not, let them know if something isn’t to your liking in the standard room and I’m sure they will try their best to fix the issue.

El Embajador
Reviewed 1 week ago

The El Embajador Hotel in Santo Domingo is a fantastic upgraded hotel steeped in history. The staff is absolutely fantastic, always smiling, always ready to accommodate and make life on the run as easy as they can. Great restaurants as well. I just had the best Red Snapper filet I've had in a long time, cooked to perfection by Chef Carlos, and recommended by Aneuris Perez. Again, with a smile, great conversation and a cold glass of white wine. The best of the best!

Excellent stay
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good location, everything is near, supermarket, cinemas, even fast-food restaurant are near. Great breakfast. Nice ocean view room, friendly staff makes me feel like home, good cleanliness, recommend 100% this hotel