Grand Paradise Samana
Las Galeras, Samana
Dominican Republic

Distance from hotel to Santo Domingo airport, 2.75 hours. Distance from hotel to Puerto Plata airport, 4.5 hours.  

Surrounded by exotic landscaping and eco-friendly nature, this resort located at Las Galeras beach in Samana, Dominican Republic, is perfect for adventure spirited people who enjoy natural surroundings and crave rest and relaxation. As a compliment, guests can practice adventure sports, take ecological tours, experiment a direct contact with a wide variety of sea creatures at the hotel's open-air natural sea aquarium, and admire the spectacular view. From mid-January to mid-March the Samana bay becomes the home of thousands of humpback whales that migrate to warm waters of the Atlantic to mate and calve, this unchains a beautiful spectacle of flippering, tail lobbing and breaching by the most active species of whale in the Atlantic. Excursions can be booked directly at the hotel's tour desk. An experience of a lifetime that one should not miss.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Activities Program
  • Aerobics (beach)
  • Aerobics (pool)
  • Amphitheater
  • Archery
  • Babysitting Services ($)
  • Badminton
  • Bars (5)
  • Bicycles
  • Billiards
  • Boat Trips ($)
  • Bocce
  • Children's Club
  • Cooking (show)
  • Croquet
  • Disco
  • Entertainment (nightly)
  • Exchange Facilities
  • Excursions (ecological) ($)
  • Fishing (tours) ($)
  • Foosball
  • Games (table)
  • Gift Shop ($)
  • Horseback Riding ($)
  • Internet Access (high speed, public areas) ($)
  • Laundry Services ($)
  • Massage Services ($)
  • Medical Center (nearby) ($)
  • Medical Services (24 hour) ($)
  • Miniature Golf
  • Ping Pong
  • Pool (children's)
  • Pools (3)
  • Reception Desk (24-hour)
  • Restaurants (3)
  • Scuba Diving (excursions) ($)
  • Scuba Diving (lessons) ($)
  • Sports (adventures) ($)
  • Tennis
  • Tour Desk ($)
  • VIP Services
  • Volleyball (beach)
  • Volleyball (pool)
  • Watersports (non-motorized)

Miscellaneous Amenities Telecommunication Services ($) Aquarium: ($) Kaio's Open-Air Natural Sea Aquarium ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 11:00 am  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 12 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

• Superior Gardenview - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Superior Oceanview - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Bungalow - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

Superior Gardenview, full bath, terrace or balcony Bedding: 2 double beds. View: Garden.  

Bungalow, Suite style bungalows with 3 areas (bedroom, sitting room and mezzanine), internet service (wired - $), terrace and kitchenette. Number of accommodations: 50 Bedding: 1 queen bed and 2 twin beds. Accommodation amenities include: bathroom (full), terrace and closet (walk in).  

Superior Oceanview, full bath, terrace or balcony Bedding: 2 double beds. View: Ocean.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Areito Bar  

Beach Bar  

El Buren Bar  

Sports Bar/disco  

El Aserradero, Surrounded by lush well-manicured gardens serves its guests breakfast, lunch and dinner, buffet style.  

Michelangelo(*), Breath taking views of the ocean and the relaxing sound of the waves will accompany you while enjoying tasty Italian dishes in this charming a la carte restaurant that serves dinner from 6:30pm-10:00pm.  

Dress Code: Resort Evening Attire.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

Sea Scape(*), Sharing the tropical scenery with the Michelangelo Restaurant, the Sea Scape offers a wide variety of a la carte seafood dishes carefully prepared by the chef and his team.  

Cuisine: Seafood.  

Dinner Hours: 6:30pm to 10:00pm  

Dress Code: Resort Evening Attire.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

Please Note:  

• Tea Time is from 4:00pm to 6:00pm.  

• Midnight snacks are from 12:00am to 1:00am.  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

Tea Time & Midnight Snack:  

• Tea Time, served between 5:00pm-6:00pm  

• Midnight Snack, served between 11:00pm-1:00am  

Senior Special  

• Clients 60 years and up will receive a discount.  

• Must present ID at check in. Travel Dates: 12/22/2011 - 12/21/2012  

Honeymoon Special  

• Fruit basket in room upon arrival and bottle of rum.  

• Must present marriage certificate at check in validity of up to 6 months from marriage date. Travel Dates: 12/22/2011 - 12/21/2012  

Spring Break Policy:  

• Minimum age for check-in 18 years  

• Maximum number of rooms for spring break groups 25 rooms or 100 passengers  

• One chaperone for every 20 passengers  

• Chaperone at least 30 years old  

• Security fee of $200.00 USD per room for damages to property to be cleared per room at check-out, this is at sole responsibility of the client and the hotel