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Chicago, Illinois, USA
Reviewed 29 November 2012

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Santiago de los Caballeros, Santiago, Dominican Republic
Reviewed 17 November 2012

if ur looking for polution,bad internet and bad phone lines in all rooms ,plus expensive this is ur place to go,it use to be grate hotel i have been ther 3 times and now is horrible and expensive for what they give ,theres a boat a cruiser there, that is always there and the polution is horrible,plus the rooms are...

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Dear Guest, I appreciate the time you’re taking on comment about you’re stay at the Hostal Nicolas de Ovando. We will consider you’re comments on your experience with the room, smell and internet. I assure you that we will take the necessary measures in order to better serve the situation with the cruise and avoid such bad moment. I hope...

Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Reviewed 16 November 2012

The unimposing doorway leads to a surprising interior. The foyer backs onto an open cloistered courtyard, with bar and pool. Interesting views over the harbour area, and a good pool. The rooms are an inspiration, beautifully renovated, and each distinct. I especially liked the bathroom, opening back to the bedroom. All this finished off by a four poster bed! Well...

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Dear Guest, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Hostal Nicolas de Ovando. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our...

Rockville, Maryland
Reviewed 6 November 2012

Th hotel itself is nicely done, and the decor is nice. I actually checked out of another hotel which was on the Malecon, but that I found needed a serious facelift, to come to the Hostal Nicolas de Ovando. I was pleasantly surprised by the hotel's tasteful touches, but within 2 hours of checking-in, I was regretting. Whatever I ordered,...

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Dear Guest, I appreciate the time you’re taking on comment about you’re stay at the Hostal Nicolas de Ovando. We will consider you’re comments with the service. I assure you that we will take the necessary measures in order to better serve, and avoid such confusion. I hope to welcome you back to our hotel, and take this opportunity to...

Santa Fe, NM
Reviewed 5 November 2012

I have stayed here on 7 business trips over the past several years. It is a lovely hotel in a former colonial building. It is close to restaurant but I often eat off the bar menu which has nice salads. The breakfast is wonderful but never changes so it gets boring after staying there more that two weeks. The pool...

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We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Hostal Nicolas de Ovando. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Thank...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 29 October 2012

Stayed at this hotel for a wedding. Its located in a nice area of the zona colonial. I found the room to be nice enough. The pool area was a good oasis from the hot city. I thought the service was good. My only real disappointment was that for breakfast the only option was the buffet and it was absurdly...

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We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Hostal Nicolas de Ovando. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Thank...

Washington, DC
Reviewed 16 October 2012

I stayed twice at this hotel for 2 and 1 nights respectively on business. I think it's probably better suited for vacationers who end up passing time in Sto Domingo, as the hotel is lovely, but not especially suited to the business traveler. The hotel itself is beautiful, with lovely patios and pools. The two rooms were slightly different- in...

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We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Hostal Nicolas de Ovando. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. I...

Knoxville, TN
Reviewed 30 September 2012

Quiet, clean, comfortable rooms. The wifi connection was problematic but sometimes worked. The staff was very helpful and pleasant. There were not many other guests this time of year, making for a very peaceful refuge between meetings. The hotel is much larger than it first appears, with multiple levels and hidden courtyards. I missed visiting their cigar bar, though, my...

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We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at the Hostal Nicolas de Ovando. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to all of our staff as we strive to continuously improve the quality of our services. Thank...

Winston-salem
Reviewed 24 September 2012

A wonderful location for exploring the Colonial District. Most sites are within walking distance as well as many restaurants. My room was comfortable and quiet. The room decor is elegantly minimalist with a beautiful bath with luxurious towels. Plenty of bottled water provided at no charge. The turndown service provided a little rug by the bed so your feet won't...

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Reviewed 22 September 2012

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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  • Banquet Room
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
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  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the heart of the colonial quarter of Santo Domingo, set among remarkable buildings, stands the Hodelpa Nicolas de Ovando hotel, the former home of the Governor of the same name, a contemporary of Christopher Colombus. Built on the first paved street of the New World, where beautiful Spanish ladies strolled to display their rich costumes, the hotel's guests will enjoy an outstanding stay in a unique place where the stones, patios and fountains will take you back in time. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hodelpa Nicolas de Ovando

Address: Calle Las Damas, Santo Domingo 10100, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Santo Domingo Province > Santo Domingo > Zona Colonial
Price Range: $190 - $284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hodelpa Nicolas de Ovando 4*
Number of rooms: 104
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Also Known As:
Hostal Nicolas De Ovando-Mgallery Hotel Santo Domingo
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Santo Domingo
#5 Spa Hotel in Santo Domingo
#8 Family Hotel in Santo Domingo
#9 Luxury Hotel in Santo Domingo
#9 Business Hotel in Santo Domingo
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