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Emotions by Hodelpa Playa Dorada

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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
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  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsbeer barorientation sessionclose walking distancetheme songthe beach is absolutely beautifulhotel amenitiesbest beach in the arealots of lounge chairsa la carte restaurantsdec janmultiple times a dayall inclusive foodbathroom showeranimation teamhigher floorresort is lovelybottom floor
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Reviewed 2 days ago

July 24-july 31st. We had booked our hotel 6 months ago to ensure we had a seamless and stress free vacation and our requests accommodated. However it was a disaster for the first 3 days we were there. It wasn’t until I had escalated my...More

2  Thank maureen425
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was our first trip to Emotions, i would 100% recommend this Resort. Everything is close, the food was great, especially the restaurants! Great wifi all around the resort and the service was excellent, Ambioris was a great guide/hypeman, ask for him!More

Thank Radison M
Response from hoteleshodelpa, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Emotions by Hodelpa Playa DoradaResponded yesterday

Dear Radison M, We really apreciate you taking the time to comment about your wonderful experience during your stay at Emotions by Hodelpa Playa Dorada, we are glad to know we are doing great. Thank you for rating us 5 stars for our service, great...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My sister and I spent a couple of days at this hotel to enjoy some beach time before heading further into the island. The hotel is on Playa Dorada, which is arguably one of the most beautiful beaches in DR. The service at the hotel...More

Thank Melina R
Response from hoteleshodelpa, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Emotions by Hodelpa Playa DoradaResponded yesterday

Dear Melina R, Thank you and your sister for choosing us during your vacations at the Dominican Republic.We are glad to know you truly enjoyed every aspect, including the beach and gastronomy. Thank you very much for your suggestions, please allow us to inform you...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

Traveled to Emotions for 6 days with my boyfriend and I must say I was EXTREMELY disappointed. From day one, there were issues. First there was NO safe in our room when we arrived and after calling the front desk three times, we finally received...More

Thank Nina M
Response from hoteleshodelpa, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Emotions by Hodelpa Playa DoradaResponded yesterday

Dear Nina M, Thank you and your boyfriend for choosing us and sharing how beautiful the beach is. Please allow us to comment it was definetly not the kind of experience we provide and we are sincerely sorry and apologize for all the inconveniences you...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I travelled with our 3 kids (7, 5, and 17 months) in July. We absolutely loved the resort! Everything about it was spectacular - the food, accommodations, the kids club, the animation and the beach!   We took an early morning flight...More

1  Thank Melanie G
Response from hoteleshodelpa, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Emotions by Hodelpa Playa DoradaResponded yesterday

Dear Melanie G, Thank you and your family for choosing us. We are thrilled to know you absolutely loved your Superior Family room at building 21. We are very pleased to read, that your kids received an incredible service from our friendly and courteous staff;...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Babysitting
Meeting Rooms
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$132 - US$434 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Puerto Plata
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$132 - US$434 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Luxury Hotel in Puerto Plata
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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ebang1968
4 August 2018|
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Response from MirandaroseE | Reviewed this property |
No issue with seaweed. We arrived after they had been hit with a lot of rain so the ocean was cloudy for the first couple days but cleared up and was gorgeous!
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hammellc
2 August 2018|
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Response from MirandaroseE | Reviewed this property |
No casino at the resort. But we heard of people taking a taxi to the one down the road.
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"Ask for a room with a toilet that is functioning and the TV is working."
maureen425
2 million years ago
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"Ask for a corner room they are larger and the room with the swim out pool is nice for the weekend"
sheriw209
2 million years ago
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"For an intimate experience, book a room in the adults-only area of the resort. Very quiet"
skwinky16
2 million years ago
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"All rooms are good."
funelko_Mn
2 million years ago
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