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THIS IS ALSO KNOWN AS THE MALECON

This is a street filled with restaurants, hotels, bars and vendors of food and nick-nacks. Its... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TEQUILASHOTS
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Wayne, New Jersey
A beautiful and very neglected site

Avenida George Washington has the potential to be an amazing place, just the beautiful ocean by the... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2017
Lucio S
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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
via mobile
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This popular thoroughfare is home to luxury hotels and casinos as well as historic monuments and statues.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good35%
  • Average30%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“el malecon” (3 reviews)
“ocean front” (2 reviews)
“gomez” (3 reviews)
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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a street filled with restaurants, hotels, bars and vendors of food and nick-nacks. Its busiest at night because of the night life there. the bars play very loud music for people sitting outside and anywhere you are its ocean front view. Its also...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Avenida George Washington has the potential to be an amazing place, just the beautiful ocean by the side makes it the most beautiful road in the city but the road had many issues that make it a hustle for pedestrian traffic. Many properties along the...More

Thank Lucio S
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We took a long walk along Avenida George Washington which runs along the ocean front. There are a lot of casinos and high end hotels. Police and security guards helped us cross the busy street. Zebra Crossings are not respected.

1  Thank chemiche
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I travel on George Washington Avenue to get to the casino. There is a lot of traffic during the day and early evenings. Much horn blowing.

1  Thank ckbethea
Reviewed 1 November 2017

George Washington also known as El Malecon, extends for over 20 miles has been renovated and brought back to life. Several Hotels, Casinos, Condos and Restaurants along the way. Best place to be on New Year's Eve.

1  Thank Hector P
Reviewed 8 June 2017

What a dump! They obviously have no clue about urban planning, or the concept of cleaning up garbage. Beer bottles and plastic polluting the ocean and shore line. SHAME!!!!!!

Thank edegan77
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We drove by this treasure and their are a lot to casinos on this strip as well as the beach (can't swim)

Thank Kelvin J
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I stayed at a hotel right on Avenida George Washington. Best decision. The street is lively and safe. There are restaurants, fun places to go, parks, cool street artwork, magnificent sea views, and friendly people along the entire street.

1  Thank victorianrichards
Reviewed 30 January 2017

A long way along the coast overlooking the Caribbean Sea. They stand here best hotels. In the evenings, it is very crowded. Inhabitants meet each other.

Thank posejdon12345
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This avenue, also called El Malecon, has a great view of the Caribbean sea and there you can enjoy the warm-tropical breeze. The famous spots there are the Guibia beach, where you can see a lot of people doing exercises or just sitting there chatting...More

Thank Jonathan G
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