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Iberostar Costa Dorada

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Reviewed 14 October 2012

We stayed at the Costa Dorada for two weeks and had a great holiday. We stayed in block 7 overlooking the pool and everything worked fine. The food at the speciality restaurants was very good and the buffet was varied and lots of choice. The lobby bar is the best place for cocktails. We found all the staff from gardeners...

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IberostarHotelsRD, Quality Manager Iberostar República Dominicana at Iberostar Costa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for posting a review about your stay at the Iberostar Costa Dorada and for choosing our hotel for your holidays. In the name of the Hotel Manager, Mr. Pedro Morales, we want to express you our satisfaction to acknowledge that you had “a great holiday”, as you stated in the review, due to the excellent service...

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2012

My wife and I stayed 23rd Sept - 7th Oct and had an excellent time. The accomodation was clean and comfortable - we stayed in room 6011 which was quiet and had sea views. The food was brilliant and the service was excellent especially from Lucia who looked after us in the evening serving drinks etc. The entertainment wasn't the...

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IberostarHotelsRD, Quality Manager Iberostar República Dominicana at Iberostar Costa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear guest, We want to thank you for your choosing our hotel for your holidays and for writing a review about your experience at the Iberostar Costa Dorada. In the name of Mr. Pedro Morales, Hotel Manager, it is a pleasure for us to read that you have had an excellent experience during your visit to our hotel. In Iberostar...

Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 14 October 2012

We stayed there for two weeks and we enjoyed every minute! The food was fabulious, the drinks where gerat!The staff was soo unbelievable friendly and helpful! Everything was just perfect!!We would recommend to everyone and will come back!

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IberostarHotelsRD, Quality Manager Iberostar República Dominicana at Iberostar Costa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear guest, On the behalf of Hotel Manager, Mr. Pedro Morales, we thank you for posting a review about your experience and for choosing Iberostar Costa Dorada for your holidays. We are very pleased to hear that the service provided by our staff members and our varied gastronomy ensured you a memorable holiday as we aim in Iberostar Hotels and...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2012

16/09/2012 - 01/10/2012 This was my 4th visit in 5 years and I have to say that this resort has slowly but noticeably gone down hill. I'll just list the negatives. 1- Beach was left in an filthy state for most of the day and on one occasion it was left for over 2 days with weed , old ropes,...

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IberostarHotelsRD, Quality Manager Iberostar República Dominicana at Iberostar Costa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear guest, We want to thank you for posting your comment in Tripadvisor about your experience at the Iberostar Costa Dorada and for your loyalty when choosing our hotel for your holidays. In the name of the Hotel Manager, Mr. Pedro Morales and his team, we want to express how much we regret acknowledge that the beauty of our premises,...

Barnsley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2012

Just returned from 3rd visit - last one 5 years ago. Some staff still there and recognised us. Buffet excellent as ever, but speciality restaurants have had same menus for 6 years - update? Staff brilliant. Animation staff great especially Santa on towels, Maria and `manic` Capuccino. Rep brilliant. Had a great relaxing holiday. Would reccommend it to anyone but...

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IberostarHotelsRD, Quality Manager Iberostar República Dominicana at Iberostar Costa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear guest, We thank you for taking time to write a review about your experience at Iberostar Costa Dorada. In the name of the Hotel Manager, Mr. Pedro Morales, we also thank you for choosing our premises once again for your holiday. It is a pleasure to read that you and your children have had an excellent third experience during...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2012

We had booked this in about May time and we stayed from 22nd Sept till 6th October. Obviously some of the negative reviews had made us a bit wary of the place so we went with an open mind and remembered what we paid for the hotel and that it is in a developing country, plus having been to a...

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IberostarHotelsRD, Quality Manager Iberostar República Dominicana at Iberostar Costa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear guest, We would like to thank you for taking time to write a review in Tripadvisor about your stay at Iberostar Costa Dorada. In the name of Hotel Manager, Mr. Pedro Morales, and the whole team, we also thank you for choosing our hotel for your holidays. We are very pleased to hear that you had a memorable stay...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2012

On arrival me and my partner were very happy with the reception and room, but found a few small problems with the room like the hair dryer was dated somthing you would expect to find in a 2-3 star hotel, the bed side tables drawers were hard to open and the knob kept coming off the other one, the setting...

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IberostarHotelsRD, Quality Manager Iberostar República Dominicana at Iberostar Costa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear Guest, First of all we thank you for having chosen the Iberostar Costa Dorada for your vacation. In the name of the Hotel Manager, Mr. Pedro Morales, we thank you for writing a review about your stay with us. We appreciate your positive global valuation about your experience at our hotel premises. We will congratulate our Star Friends team,...

Thurso, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2012

Having just returned from 2 weeks holiday I need to let everyone know what a fantastic time we had at this hotel. From the moment we boarded the transfer bus to the hotel our rep DINDO was charming and very knowledgable and could not do enough for you from the off. Entering the hotel we were greeted with a lovely...

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IberostarHotelsRD, Quality Manager Iberostar República Dominicana at Iberostar Costa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear Guest, On behalf of the Hotel Manager, Mr. Pedro Morales, we want to thank you for posting a review about your stay among us and for choosing to enjoy your vacation. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed an unforgettable stay thanks to the beauty of our facilities, our varied cuisine and the excellent service provided by our...

Selden, New York
Reviewed 7 October 2012

Just returned yesterday and I am missing this place. Had a great time. This is certainly a family oriented resort and have heard from other guests that this is the best resort in the area. I believe it is true. Not much in options for shopping but managed to buy something. Hired a driver for the day and he took...

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IberostarHotelsRD, Quality Manager Iberostar República Dominicana at Iberostar Costa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear July1119, We thank you very much for posting a review about your experience during holidays at Iberostar Costa Dorada. In the name of Mr. Pedro Morales, Hotel Manager, and his team, we would like to thank you for choosing our hotel as your holiday’s destination. One of our goals as an Iberostar is to ensure a wonderful stay to...

Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 5 October 2012

The hotel was clean, maid service good, food not bad! Had a very good experience though weather was not great. Yoga on the beach was a nice way to start the day. Animation staff was fantastic. Nightly entertainment good but not great. Mediocre experience though nothing bad to report. Area of beach was cleaned daily but remainder was not. Lots...

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IberostarHotelsRD, Quality Manager Iberostar República Dominicana at Iberostar Costa Dorada, responded to this review

Dear guest, We thank you for choosing Iberostar Costa Dorada for your holidays. In the name of Hotel Manager, Mr. Pedro Morales, we thank you also for posting a review about your experience among us. We are very pleased to read you enjoyed “a good time” according to the title of your review. Your positive lines about our varied gastronomy...

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  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The IBEROSTAR Costa Dorada hotel is located in front of the large golden sand beach of Costa Dorada, 10 minutes from the city of Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic's north coast. This wonderful 5-star All Inclusive resort is a wonderful haven for aquatic sports lovers. Renovated in 2011, the IBEROSTAR Costa Dorada hotel has 498 Double Rooms and 18 spacious Junior Suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Iberostar Costa Dorada

Address: Carretera Luperon km 2.5 | Marapica, Costa Dorada, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Puerto Plata Province > Puerto Plata
Price Range: €127 - €268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Iberostar Costa Dorada 4*
Number of rooms: 516
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Also Known As:
Iberostar Costa Dorado
Iberostar Puerto Plata
Iberostar Costa Dorada Dominican Republic
Iberostar Costa Dorada Puerto Plata
Iberostar Hotel Costa Dorada
Iberostar Costa Dorada Hotel
Costa Dorado
Puerto Plata Iberostar
Iberostar Hotel Puerto Plata
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Plata
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Puerto Plata
#2 Luxury Hotel in Puerto Plata
#2 Family Hotel in Puerto Plata
#2 Spa Hotel in Puerto Plata
#3 Best Value Hotel in Puerto Plata
#3 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Plata
#4 Business Hotel in Puerto Plata
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