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Toronto, Canada
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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I stayed there for one month mid Jan to mid Febuary. I just wanted a place where I can relax and kill time of the cold Toronto winter. I met Sam the son of the owner Diane a good young man he showed me around and drove me into Puerto Plata to drop me off at a local grocery store.... More 

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Albany, New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

My teen daughter and I stayed here for 2 months, last year. The apt we had was a 2 bedroom. Open and airy. However, we LACKED privacy and the neighbors could hear your every move and sounds. Because the windows did not have glass in them. Smoking is allowed outside your apt. So, when your neighbor smokes, it blows into... More 

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016

If you're looking for fancy accommodations or frills by tourist standards, this might not be the place for you. But, if you want the ultimate Dominican Republic experience, this is the place. The setting is magical, at the head of a small river, on the edge of the jungle, yet in close proximity to the popular towns of Puerto Plata... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Diane and her son Sam are very hospitable. They try to make your stay as comfortable as possible. If you are used to resorts this is not the place for you. Everything they offer is outlined in their website. Surroundings are nice, river is ok to cool off in. Bar/restaurant ok. Some dogs barking at night. 7 km from the... More 

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Reviewed 8 May 2015 via mobile

I loved but they need to fix acces to river and nature pool funiture but I love and I go back soon river is ok room is beautiful like all I have all my family and they love.........................................

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1 Thank Juan José S
East Hawkesbury, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2015

i was there for a month in february 2015 ! first i was charged over the price agreed on, you have to buy your own water because it is not consumable and i was not told ! power outtage every day ! You have to take a taxi every where you want to go since the place is in the... More 

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Connecticut
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2015

First off its important for people to understand that this is a rustic camp set in the jungle on a beautiful bend in the Munoz river. It is the perfect place for those who recognize that it is not (nor does it claim to be) a resort. If you are a traveler who wants to experience the natural beauty of... More 

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3 Thank panarama222
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2014 via mobile

Suncamp is a must for every nature seeker visiting the Dominican Republic. Especially the house on top of the hill - where we enjoyed our stay. A basic, yet very charming and isolated residence, surrounded by overwhelming nature. But the real star of the show is Diane. The charming Canadian wonderwoman, kindness itself. She'll help you with wathever you need... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2014 via mobile

I've just returned from spending 2 weeks at SunCampDR and I can't wait to return! I was a little nervous about going somewhere so different especially as I was travelling alone but my fears soon vanished the moment I arrived. I was made to feel very welcome by everyone there and it had the feeling of being one big family... More 

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Utrecht
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Reviewed 20 July 2013

I was here with friends for three weeks while we vacationed in the Dominican Republic. SuncampDR was an amazing place to stay. The people were very friendly and helpful and the nature around it is very nice. There is a nice bend in the river that flows by it, which forms a nice pool in which you can swim. It... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Away from the hectic, pressured and touristy Playa Dorada complex, SunCampDR is still close to Puerto Plata city and the beach, only you get to experience the REAL Dominican Idiosyncrasy and Lifestyle. SunCampDR is the perfect location for Newcomers looking to discover what a tropical paradise truly is and make all excursions available at a discounted price. Free Wifi. Bus and airport pick up service in Puerto Plata for a fee less than a taxi. Welcome to our friendly and safe rustic Domain!Option to do volunteering in the local community. Economical public transport every 5 minutes. Welcome to all in our quiet and simple Eco-Village Domain. ... more   less 

Additional Information about SunCampDR

Address: Suncampdr Munoz # 40, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Puerto Plata Province > Puerto Plata
Price Range: RM58 - RM174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 25
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“Ask for something with a open air balcony”
 of 5 bubbles dbryenton, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors may give better views, but every view is scenic. It doesn't matter which you select.”
 of 5 bubbles RBSingleton, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Let the owner know what you are looking for in a room and she will help you pick the perfect spot for you!”
 of 5 bubbles panarama222, 4 Feb 2015 | Read review
“This depends on what you want -- the buildings closer to the river are more open-air. There are also more private areas. Tell Diane what you are looking for and she will help you out!”
 of 5 bubbles Peaskis, 20 May 2013 | Read review
“All rooms are rustic, not for the all-inclusive crowd.”
 of 5 bubbles Slunt, 19 Jan 2013 | Read review
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