El Embajador, a Royal Hideaway Hotel

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

1.1 K reviews
Excellent luxury hotel. Great pool. Great location. Beautiful beach.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Central Heating
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Balcony/Terrace
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Shops
    • Hairdresser
    • Foyer
    • Game room
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Casino
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
  • Food
    • à la carte Dinner
    • à la carte Lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Lounge Chairs
    • Sun terrace
    • Jacuzzi
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Indoor Pool
    • Number of Pools
    • Tanning Studio/Solarium
    • Swimming Pool
    • Sauna
    • Pool bar
Avenida Sarasota 65 Ensanche Bella Vista 10110 Santo Domingo


This hotel is located directly in the relaxing area of Santo Domingo and is surrounded by a wonderful green garden. It is located just a few minutes from the town centre, with its various bars, restaurants and nightclubs. The airport is around 45 km away.


This hotel was built in 1982. The air-conditioned establishment comprises a total of 286 rooms. A lobby and a reception are available to travellers. Individual storeys are accessible via the lift or stairs. Wireless internet access is available to guests in the public areas. Various gastronomic options are available, including a restaurant, a dining area and a bar. Shopping facilities are also available. There is also a garden. Additional facilities at the accommodation include a playroom. Travellers arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage or in the car park. Available services and facilities include room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating and a bathroom. The standard amenities of most rooms include a balcony. A safe and a minibar are also available. Guests will also find a mini fridge included as standard. An ironing set is also available for guests' convenience. Little extras, including internet access, a telephone and a TV, contribute to a great stay. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer is also available. The hotel offers non-smoking rooms.


A refreshing dip in the indoor or outdoor pool is an enjoyable way to cool down on hot days. It is also possible to use the sun loungers on the sun terrace. The hot tub is the perfect place to relax. The poolside bar serves a selection of refreshing drinks. A range of options are available, including a gym, a spa, a sauna and a solarium. Fun and entertainment are offered by a casino.


Travellers can choose from a range of snacks and meals including breakfast, lunch or dinner.


The following credit cards are accepted at the establishment: VISA and MasterCard.


  • Beach
    "Beautiful beach"

    "Beautiful beach."

  • Location
    "Great location"

    Surroundings are gorgeous. Easy access to Old City. Excellent location and facilities.

    "Great location." "Great sightseeing, restaurants and shopping nearby." "Excellent parking and car access."

  • Pool
    "Great pool"

    Pool and garden is well kept. Big pool. The kids enjoyed the pool.

    "Great pool."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Staff were wonderfully kind and attentive. Amazing front desk staff. Level of service is just amazing.

    "Professional, friendly service, good reception, and decent housekeeping." "Decent waitstaff and management." "Room service is perfect."

  • Amenities
    "Great amenities"

    Actual hotel grounds are breathtaking. Lovely modern decor. Reception areas were beautifully.

    "Great terraces and okay facilities." "Hotel buildings are impressive, particularly the entrance area, and surroundings are beautiful." "Beautiful architecture." "Adequate meeting & event facilities."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    The breakfast buffet was first class. Wonderful breakfast buffet. Breakfast is amazing.

    "Reasonably priced, tasty breakfasts."

  • Comfort
    "Rather comfortable"

    AC working well. Nice roomy accommodations. Rooms were huge and always cleaned.

    "Great sized rooms, very comfortable with wonderful beds." "Small bathrooms, noisy rooms, and deficient A/C."

  • WiFi
    "Good internet service"

    Free internet.

    "Good wifi quality."

  • Vibe
    "Decent vibe"

    Lovely modern decor. Modern spa. Clean air from the lobby.

    "OK vibe and a friendly atmosphere." "Hotel could use some updating." "Pleasant entrance area." "Stylish hotel." "Luxurious Hotel." "Luxury hotel." "Good for business people." "Good choice for a city trip."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    AC working well. Nice roomy accommodations. Television did not work.

    "Rooms are OK, but old and poorly maintained." "Clean, spacious rooms, comfortable beds, and good views." "Small but relatively clean bathrooms." "Substandard furniture, A/C, minibar and TV's." "Shower can be a problem."

  • Value for money
    "Value for money could be better"

    Mini bar too expensive. Site didn't include. The breakfast buffet is not worth the price.

    "Value for money could be better." "Food is a bit overpriced." "Acceptable breakfast prices."