12 Best Resorts In Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic - Updated 2024

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Heyleena 
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Tucked on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, San Felipe de Puerto Plata is home to a thriving oceanfront community known for its beaches and resorts. These laid-back resorts feature luxurious guestrooms, restaurants, bars, plenty of fun activities, and swimming pools where you can unwind on the sunbed with a chilled cocktail drink. With its balmy weather and turquoise Caribbean waters, Puerto Plata is perfect for a family get-together or a romantic escape. In addition, this city has many tourist attractions, including the 16th-century Spanish fortress Fortaleza San Felipe. And those seeking adrenaline rush have plenty of thrilling things to do, such as scuba diving, windsurfing, and kayaking.

If you’re planning to visit, you first have to find a place to stay. Luckily, there are many options, such as Airbnb vacation rentals and resorts. If you prefer the latter, check out the best resorts in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on February 09, 2024.

1. Be Live Collection Marien - All Inclusive (from USD 166)

Escape from the demands of everyday life when you book a stay in Be Live Collection Marien - All Inclusive. Enjoy the laid-back setting of this resort while sipping a refreshing cocktail at the poolside. With its luxuriant mountain views and the long stretch of white beach, this 5-star property beckons guests to relax and rejuvenate.

Guests can enjoy private moments in their preferred room equipped with a WiFi connection, a comfy bed, a minibar, and many other conveniences for a hassle-free stay.

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Be Live Collection Marien - All Inclusive

Wifi Available

Address: CARR LUPERON, KM. 4,5, 57000, COMPLEJO TURISTICO COSTA DORADA, Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
9.22 km (5.8 mi) from Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.

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2. Ocean Village Deluxe Resort & Spa (from USD 314)

Ocean Village Deluxe Resort & Spa features sleek rooms equipped with air conditioning, a seating area, a kitchen, and flat-screen television. The television has access to cable channels, but you can also log in to your preferred streaming site for more movie options. Some rooms have a patio that boasts stunning views of the ocean.

Feel free to take a refreshing dip in the outdoor pool or head to the beach to enjoy the saltwater. After a long, tiring day, make sure to book an appointment in the spa and wellness center to relieve your sore body.

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Ocean Village Deluxe Resort & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: Carretera Sosua - Cabarete km 2
24.15 km (15.1 mi) from Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.

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3. Viva Wyndham Tangerine - All Inclusive (from USD 252)

Whisk yourself to paradise, and book a room at Viva Wyndham Tangerine. In this resort, you get to enjoy a wide variety of exciting activities, such as basketball and tennis. You’ll also be able to have a fun day swimming because you have access to both the beach and the pool.

This resort is all-inclusive as well, and included in the package are all meals and snacks, unlimited beverages (cocktails and wine), unlimited non-motorized sports, and programs for daily activities. If you’d like to explore the area, you can rent a car from the resort.

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Viva Tangerine by Wyndham, A Trademark All Inclusive

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Carretera Cabarete - Puerto Plata Km 1
33.83 km (21.1 mi) from Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.

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4. Lifestyle Crown Residence Suites (from USD 253)

Lifestyle Crown Residence Suites is a 3-star resort located near Cofresi Beach and Ocean World. Enjoy the balmy weather, the refreshing Caribbean sea breeze, and local specialties during your stay. Besides its private setting, the resort also features facilities such as an outdoor pool, eight on-site restaurants, bars, and a free parking area. Guestrooms come with either a terrace or a balcony.

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Lifestyle Crown Residence Suites

Wifi Available

Address: Complejo Lifestyle, San Felipe de Puerto Plata
543 meters (0.4 ft) from Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.

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5. Iberostar Costa Dorada (from USD 199)

Iberostar Costa Dorada is a 5-star resort in Puerto Plata that boasts a magnificent beachfront location on Costa Dorada. You’re sure to enjoy yourself to the maximum when staying in this all-inclusive property, thanks to activities such as kayaking, diving, and tennis. Those who wish to keep up with their workout routine can head to the fully equipped gym.

Additionally, guests will have the chance to relish an eclectic range of cuisine and therapeutic spa treatments.

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Iberostar Costa Dorada

Wifi Available

Address: Carretera Luperon KM 2.5
9.39 km (5.9 mi) from Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.

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6. Viva Wyndham V Heavens - Adults Only - All Inclusive (from USD 352)

Are you planning a romantic getaway with your partner in Puerto Plata? If so, check out Viva Wyndham V Heavens, one of the best resorts for adults in Puerto Plata.

Thanks to its all-inclusive rate, the property is an ideal hideout where you can relish scrumptious meals, snacks, and unlimited beverages. From lounging at the pool to enjoying water activities such as snorkeling, this 4-star resort has plenty of activities to keep you entertained.

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Viva Heavens by Wyndham, A Trademark All Inclusive

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Playa Dorada, P.O. Box 576
11.18 km (7.0 mi) from Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.

Parking Restaurant Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km) Garden

7. Sunscape Puerto Plata (from USD 138)

For a family holiday, check out the Sunscape Puerto Plata resort nestled on Playa Dorada. As you step inside this all-inclusive resort in Puerto Plata, you will be greeted with the aesthetic view of the well-manicured front garden, adding to its relaxing ambiance.

Guestrooms feature a combination of white and bold colors, and each bedroom is sleek and immaculate. Amenities include crisp linens, cozy beds, and bespoke bathing products. The resort offers plenty of fun activities for the whole family, such as foosball, beach volleyball, and ping pong.

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Sunscape Puerto Plata

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Carretera Luperón. Km. 5, Playa Dorada
11.2 km (7.0 mi) from Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.

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8. BlueBay Villas Doradas Adults Only-All Inclusive (from USD 185)

Plan a romantic getaway with your partner at the all-inclusive and adults-only BlueBay Villas Doradas. This luxurious resort is a great choice if you’re looking for a relaxing setting with plenty of fun activities to indulge in with your partner.

While staying here, guests have can dine at any of the four on-site restaurants. Some of the water sports activities here include windsurfing, sailing, and kayaking. Spanish classes and meditation sessions are also available at no extra cost.

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BlueBay Villas Doradas Adults Only-All Inclusive

Wifi Available

Address: Playa Dorada 538
11.4 km (7.1 mi) from Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.

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9. Lifestyle Tropical Beach Resort & Spa All Inclusive (from USD 190)

The 4-star Lifestyle Tropical Beach Resort & Spa is a place where luxury meets convenience. Located in El Cofresi in Puerto Plata, this luxurious resort offers an all-inclusive package that comes with accommodation, meals, and activities.

There are 12 pools and 3 childrens’ pools on this sprawling property, so you can have fun no matter which room you book. Other amenities include a tennis court, a kid’s club, a teen’s club, a playground, and a shopping area. A shuttle service is available to take you to and from different points within the resort.

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Lifestyle Tropical Beach Resort & Spa All Inclusive

Wifi Available

Address: Cofresí Beach # 1
735 meters (0.5 ft) from Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.

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10. Cofresi Palm Beach & Spa Resort - All Inclusive (from USD 196)

Whether you’re planning a family get-together or a honeymoon, the well-appointed Cofresi Palm Beach & Spa Resort ticks all the boxes when it comes to facilities and privacy. Ranging from adult-only suites to standard family-friendly guestrooms, this resort aims to meet everyone’s expectations.

The property features outdoor pools for adults and children, a range of restaurants and bars, a nightclub, a casino, a kid’s club, and a full-service spa center. While WiFi is available in public areas, it costs 25 USD per day.

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Cofresi Palm Beach & Spa Resort - All Inclusive

Wifi Available

Address: Cofresí Complejo Lifestyle
191 meters (0.2 ft) from Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.

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11. Presidential Suites by Lifestyle Puerto Plata - All Inclusive (from USD 306)

Tucked in a quiet setting in Cogresi Beach, the colonial-inspired Presidential Suites by Lifestyle Puerto Plata invites vacationers to spend a relaxing holiday with convenient amenities. Lauded for its exceptional hospitality, this 4-star resort offers outdoor pools, shaded patios, a French restaurant, and the Bourbon Street bar.

For leisure, there is a children’s playground, three tennis courts, and a basketball court. WiFi is available in guestrooms free of charge.

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Presidential Suites by Lifestyle Puerto Plata - All Inclusive

Wifi Available

Address: Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort Complejo Turistico Cofresi
525 meters (0.4 ft) from Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.

Parking Restaurant Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

12. VH - Gran Ventana Beach Resort (from USD 347)

Surrounded by mountains and lofty palm trees, Gran Ventana Beach Resort is one of the best resorts for couples in Puerto Plata. It’s also perfect for families and solo travelers to unwind in a cozy and laid-back setting.

One of the best places to socialize is its airy and spacious lobby or the poolside, where you can enjoy refreshing drinks. While adults indulge in exhilarating water activities such as scuba diving, children will enjoy creative activities at the kid’s club. Those who wish to relax can schedule a full-body massage at the spa.

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VH - Gran Ventana Beach Resort

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Playa Dorada, P.O. Box 22
9.35 km (5.9 mi) from Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.

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Enjoy the balmy weather of Puerto Plata

Whether you’re planning for a romantic getaway or family get-together in the Caribbean, consider our list of best resorts in Puerto Plata, where you can enjoy the balmy weather and turquoise waters.

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