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Reviewed 6 April 2012

My husband and I have recently returned home from Costa Dorada, after spending 3 weeks at this fabulous resort. This was our 7th visit to this hotel and will definately not be our last. From the moment Mario, from guest services greeted us on arrival to the moment we left, we were made to feel very special. The staff at...

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

Dear Guest Rossy3, First at all, we would like to thank you for having chosen Iberostar Costa Dorada again as your destination for your vacation, thanks for your loyalty towards our hotel and for taking time to write some comments about your stay among us. In the name of the Hotel Iberostar Costa Dorada Hotel Manager, Maria Berbel, we want...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 6 April 2012

Food, good but redundant. Service, very good, very friendly people except a few bad apples. Beach, average with a lot of sea weed. Location, very good. Entertainment, good. Alcohol, ask for your brand, otherwise you get watered down drinks. Value for money, very good for all inclusive. Go for excursions, Paradise Island a good long day trip. Internet, very expensive....

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

Dear guest Ajay, In the name of Iberostar Costa Dorada Hotel Manager, Mrs. Maria Berbel, we want to thank you for choosing our hotel premises for your holidays and for posting a review about your experience. It is always a pleasure to read that your enjoyed our nightly themed buffet, our wide range of entertainment activities, and our excellent service....

Zug, Switzerland
Reviewed 6 April 2012

We travel a lot world wide. We have choosen this hotel four days before our whale watching trip and 3 days after. The start of the trip was in the harbour of Puerto Plata. We have been looking for a five star hotel close to the departure area. Wasn't fully bookt sice a long time. The restaurants Braslien Fisch was...

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

Dear guest Beatlaure, In the name of the Hotel Iberostar Costa Dorada Manager, Maria Berbel, I want to thank you for taking time to write a review about your stay with us and for choosing our hotel to spend your days before and after your whale watching trip. We want to express you how deeply sorry to know that we...

Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
Reviewed 6 April 2012

My husband and I have been to the Iberostar Costa Dorada several times (6 or 7) because we truly feel that it is our “home away from home”. We were there from end of January to end of March (8 weeks) and enjoyed every minute of it. From the lobby to the beach, you will meet employees with a smile...

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

Dear Mrs. Suzanne, In the name of the Hotel Manager, Mrs. María Berbel, I want to thank you for taking time to write a review about your experience in the Iberostar Costa Dorada Hotel and for your loyalty toward Iberostar Hotels and Resorts. We would like to express you how satisfied we are to acknowledge that after several visits we...

Reviewed 5 April 2012

Stayed from December 6 to the 17, 2011. The hotel is one of the best is Playa Dorada area, luxury wise. Very clean, and well kept lawns and greenery. The lobby floor are polished everyday. The time I was there was quite with many German, American and French tourists, few children. The cons deal mainly with the food. While this...

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

Dear Starpalma, I would like to thank you for choosing Iberostar Costa Dorada for your vacations and for taking the time to post a review about your stay among us. In the name of Hotel Iberostar Costa Dorada Manager, Mrs. María Berbel and her team, I would like to express how sorry we are to read that we could not...

South Staffordshire
Reviewed 5 April 2012

We enjoyed enjoyed the Iberostar Costa Dorada so much the first time we visited 2010 that we we felt it was the right place to return to to celebrate my 60th Birthday. Our holiday started on arrival in reception, from that moment until the second we departed we were made to feel very special. Nothing was too much trouble for...

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

Dear Guest Aphrodite69, In the name of Mrs. Maria Berbel, I want to thank you for writing a review about your 60th birthday celebration in our hotel Iberostar Costa Dorada and for your loyalty when choosing our hotel premises for your holidays and special occasions. We are much honored to read that you chose our hotel to celebrate your birthday...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 April 2012

Looks like hotel is struggling with funds, they make animation team work very hard to compensate for lack of good shows and lack of service. Animation team work very hard and looks like they are very unhappy people( they are very talented but looks like they are being pushed too hard so they become aggressive). Food is good, pool is...

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

Dear Guest KR, I would like to thank you for choosing Iberostar Costa Dorada for you holidays and for posting your experience at Tripadvisor. In the name of Mrs. María Berbel, the Hotel Manager, we would like to express how sorry we are for not having fulfilled all your expectations regarding the friendliness and excellent service that Iberostar Hotels and...

Bronx, New York
Reviewed 4 April 2012

I went to this resort on the suggestion of a friend who raved about the resort and needed someone to accompany her again. I was pleasantly surprised. The food was good, The rooms were beautifuly kept. I am sure this was in part due to the Manager,Johanny Perez who ensured that our stay was great. I want to say something...

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

Dear Guest theofran, In the name of Ms. Maria Berbel, Hotel Manager, we thank you for your election towards Iberostar Costa Dorada for your holidays and for posting a review about your stay in Tripadvisor. In Iberostar we are committed to ensure a memorable holiday to our beloved guests. You nice comments certainly will motivate them to keep their hard...

Fall River, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 April 2012

my trip to this establishment was not what i expected. the overal food service was nice. however the room cleaning was not up to par with the way it should have been cleaned. and my room smelled like paint thinner. the room was not clean properly everytime i had to clean the bathroom myself twice just so that my family...

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

Dear Mrs Elvira, In the name of the Hotel Manager, Mrs. Maria Berbel, I want to thank you for taking time to write a review about your stay and for choosing at the Iberostar Costa Dorada Hotel for your holidays. We want to express you how deeply sorry to acknowledge that we could not fulfill all your expectations regarding the...

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...

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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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  • 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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  • 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: RM680 - RM1,818 (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 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Plata
#2 Family Hotel in Puerto Plata
#2 Spa Hotel in Puerto Plata
#2 Luxury Hotel in Puerto Plata
#2 Top resorts 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”
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“Block 5 on beach block 8 by pool most rooms near pool”
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“We had a pool view”
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“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.”
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