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Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Booked this hotel for last night on expedia. Could not find hotel. Called number for hotel no answer. Then called Expedia and they called hotel no answer. Finally found out hotel has 2 names. Showed up at the front gate of hotel. Gate locked nobody was around and no light on in building. Expedia gave me a refund .

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1Thank shane o
Marietta, Georgia
Reviewed 28 September 2016

We had a group of 7 of us stay here in late September and had a wonderful time. The location is beautiful and the staff is outstanding. They go out of their way to make you feel welcome and to take care of anything you need. The property itself is beautiful and has an amazing beach and a nice pool....

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Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

The previous review is so true! This place is AMAZING! To SEE it and then actually STAY there is hard to believe. The architecture, the grounds, gardens, the VIEW is jaw dropping! We got in late due flight delay, so we were alittle frazzled when we finally got to the airport. But then smiling, Wilson came to get us and...

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2Thank Kim C
San Diego, California
Reviewed 9 February 2016

AMAZING. I went here for a friend's destination wedding. It was such an amazing experience. My boyfriend and I stayed for a week. Usually by the end of a week away from home, we are ready to go back. I could have stayed for another week. So many things to say about the Palace. When we first arrived, Juan Carlos...

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4Thank Colette M
pittsburgh, pa
Reviewed 3 January 2016

The overall impression of the Palace is beautiful, however, there were more drawbacks (in my opinion) which is why I say it depends upon what you are looking for. Very, very remote and have to have access to transportation to get anywhere (or you stay on the property). Personally, I would not go back to this place simply because of...

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6Thank blyss127
Ridgefield, New Jersey
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We love to stay in this hotel, The employee so friendly, even took us around to see sight seeing. The hotel it just like palace, very quiet and private. Its a huge property . If you are looking for quiet place and not tourist this is the place.

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1Thank TheSzewczyk
Lake Forest Park, Washington
Reviewed 16 October 2015

This was my first trip to the Balaji Palace. I had the privilege to attend my brother in law's wedding at the Palace, and our party of about 25 people rented the entire property. My husband and I stayed in the bottom of the two Cliffside Suites, which was just fantastic. It was such a quiet, private room, with beautiful...

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3Thank Serena B
Princeton
Reviewed 6 June 2015

The Palace is beyond beautiful. I don't think that pictures can capture how cool this property actually is. That being said, it is a secluded location that has some drawbacks. The water pressure was nonexistent and not always hot. The power goes out on occasion or has a brown out. There are armed gaurds that roam the property which is...

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2Thank Sally M
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 8 March 2015

This was our second visit to Balaji Palace and we loved it just as much as the first time! It was so nice walking in the door, seeing the same staff as last year and realizing they actually remembered us (I travel a lot for work and can't remember the last time that happened anywhere). That alone made the whole...

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Rochester, New York
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Our vacation started off right at the airport. They sent two guys to drive us, they brought drinks and he was giving us a tour of the towns we were going through on our way to the hotel. We felt like we were hanging out at a friends mansion and not at a resort. It was a beautiful, small resort,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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Additional Information about The Palace at Playa Grande

Address: Calle Rio San Juan | Playa Grande, Rio San Juan, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Maria Trinidad Sanchez Province > Rio San Juan
Price Range: €220 - €276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Palace at Playa Grande 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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“4B has a large balcony and a small balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles Runnerny2244, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Go for a garden view, cliff-side, or ocean view room. Those are amazing. Totally worth it.”
  • Cliffside Apartments that overlook the private beach.
 of 5 bubbles 757colettem, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The Cliffside Suites cannot be beat for privacy, peace, and an incredible view.”
 of 5 bubbles 986serenab, 16 Oct 2015 | Read review
“A slight upgrade pays dividends.. but the experience is the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles lawnorman, 25 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Cliff side suites have great views but waves can keep you awake if you're not used to them.”
 of 5 bubbles emor37, 25 Feb 2014 | Read review
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