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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 1 April 2012

My husband and I have been to Iberostar Costa Dorado three times during the last 2 years. We are going for the fourth time in April. We can’t wait to arrive again at our favorite resting place, when we will meet again with our favorite waiters Camilla and Kennedy. Special thanks to Luca from Diving center for the catamaran pointers....

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

Dear Mrs. Tatiana, We want to thank you for your loyalty towards Iberostar Costa Dorada while choosing a hotel for your holidays and for taking time to write us some comments about your visit in the hotel. In the name of Hotel Manager, Ms. María Berbel, we want to express how satisfied we are to hear that you had enjoyed...

Northampton, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 April 2012

My boyfriend and I just returned a few hours ago from an amazing 8 days here at the Iberostar Costa Dorada. I can honestly say we were 99% happy from the customer service to food to the entertainment. I would first off like to say the staff, the front desk (Jhana and Jorge) were very friendly, and helpful and we...

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

Dear guest Jenny430, In the name of the Iberostar Costa Dorada Hotel Manager, Ms. María Berbel, we want to thank you for choosing our hotel to enjoy your vacations and also for the time you took to write a review about your experience. We are very pleased to read that you have had an excellent experience during your visit thanks...

Glacier National Park of Canada, Canada
Reviewed 31 March 2012

Went to this location as a march break/ romantic getaway ,,the friendly staff made up for whatever was lacking ,, the venue is well situated with clean beach , temperate weather,, clean rooms-- about the THE FOOD ,,wish this Gem would offer food equal to its other fine offerings ,,it would not take much - just a more conscientious chef...

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

Dear Mr. Paul, Thank you very much for choosing Iberostar Costa Dorada Hotel for your March getaway and for taking the time to post a review about your stay. In the name of the Hotel Manager, Mrs. Maria Berbel and her team, I would like to express how satisfied we are to acknowledge that you had romantic holiday among us...

Lake Tapawingo, Missouri
Reviewed 31 March 2012

Just returned on Sunday from a trip to Puerto Plata. It was our first trip, so other than reviews, we did not know what to expect! It was a great time. Our plane arrived at 1:25 pm on Sat. I had arranged for DAT to pick up, we came thru customs no problems and met our driver. Quickly got to...

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

Dear Guests, We thank you for posting a review in Tripadvisor about your visit to Iberostar Costa Dorada Hotel. In the name of the Hotel Manager, Mrs. Maria Berbel and her team, we thank you for choosing our hotel for your family vacation. We are very satisfied to hear that you and your family had a memorable holiday in our...

Wallasey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 March 2012

Food absolutely fantastic in main reataurant. Not so fantastic on speciality restaurants. Pool awkward to get in and out of unless using thewater polo area. Cockroaches in the room which were fumigated but bugs returned 48 hours later. Evening entertainment of a generally high standard. Spirits generally undrinkable, whisky tasted like aftershave The staff in all depts were very friendly...

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

Dear Mr. Ian, First at all I would like to thank you for choosing Iberostar Costa Dorada for your holiday vacations and for writing a comment on Tripadvisor about your experience. In the name of Ms. María Berbel, Hotel Manager, and her team, we want to express how satisfied we are to read you had a relaxing experience in our...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 29 March 2012

I have nothing but positive things to say about this resort. I stayed here for a week with my boyfriend last November and we had a great time. The resort was very clean and well maintained. Had beautiful sitting areas such as the lobby, the area where the nightly shows happened and the pool area. Beautiful grounds! Rooms: We had...

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

Dear Mrs. Lisa, Thank you for choosing Iberostar Costa Dorada for your first visit to the Dominican Republic and for posting your experience in Tripadivsor. In the name of the Hotel Manager, Ms. María Berbel and her team, we want to express you how satisfied we are to read that you had an excellent holidays. The beauty and cleanness of...

new haven, CT
Reviewed 29 March 2012

The Costa Dorada is a beautiful well maintained property. The staff is wounderful always with a smile and hola. My wife and I made some good freinds. We hope to go back again but next time for a little longer. The food was excellent alway plenty of diffrent items to pick from. The entertainment they had set for every night...

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

Dear guest 57robertg, I would like to thank you for having chosen Iberostar Costa Dorada Hotel as the destination for your vacations, also for taking the time to post a review about your stay among us. In the name of the Hotel Manager, Mrs. Maria Berbel and her team, I would like to express how pleased we are to hear...

Wrexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 March 2012

From the moment we arrived at ICD we were well looked after, check-in was smooth, bell boy took our luggage to the room. We were in Block 1 which is close to the pool and beach, room was nice and we had a view of the pool. There was always plenty of hot water too. Our mini bar was re-filled...

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

Dear Mrs. Emma, In the name of the Iberostar Costa Dorada Hotel Manager, Mrs. María Berbel, I want to thank you for taking time to write a review about your stay and for choosing our hotel for your family vacations. We are very happy to read you had a wonderful holiday despite the fact that you son was ill in...

Kitchener, Canada
Reviewed 28 March 2012

I have never written a review before but felt that I needed to as I am amazed by the difference in opinions for this resort. I traveled to this resort as a last minute march break vacation and for the price it was a great option....would I choose again as a vacation destination....no. The resort itself is very lovely, clean...

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

Dear Mr. Angela, In the name of the Iberostar Costa Dorada Hotel Manager, Ms. María Berbel, I would like to thank you for choosing our hotel to enjoy your spring break and for taking the time to write some comments about your visit. We are very concerned to read that despite the good quality of our gastronomy and the beauty...

Rotherham
Reviewed 28 March 2012

We stayed in the ICD for the second time and the hotel honestly just gets better and better!!!! We travelled with two young children 4 and almost 2 and with parents and it really does have something for everyone!!! I cannot praise the staff enough. The entertainment staff really do go beyond the call of duty especially with the children,...

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

Dear guests, In the name of the Hotel Manager, Mrs. Maria Berbel, I want to thank you for taking time to write a review about your second experience in our premises and for your loyalty when choosing Iberostar Costa Dorada to enjoy your holidays. Thank you for highlighting the excellent service provided by our staff member. In Iberostar we aim...

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  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • 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
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • 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: $217 - $581 (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 Spa Hotel in Puerto Plata
#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
#3 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Plata
#4 Business Hotel in Puerto Plata
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“Rooms on the south side are quieter, Rooms on the south side are quieter,"Higher floors have less A/C unit noise”
 of 5 bubbles BlackRum, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Block 5 on beach block 8 by pool most rooms near pool”
 of 5 bubbles nettybell, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We had a pool view”
 of 5 bubbles _gilltravers, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Spa rooms are convenient to all amenities. We prefer not being at ground level.”
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“Bring some pro biotics and only drink bottled water.”
 of 5 bubbles LJacobojr, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
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