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After seeing beaches on the north, I was disappointed...not really a lot of space to walk on along... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jay s
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Fish and Tostones

No sex in the Ocean!!! Love this place but Sosua Beach is better. Near Maximo Playa is good but... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ramses P
via mobile
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This scenic beach is one of the closest beach resorts to Santo Domingo.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible13%
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“fried fish” (16 reviews)
“calm waters” (4 reviews)
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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After seeing beaches on the north, I was disappointed...not really a lot of space to walk on along the sand....it is cool the restaurants were right on the water,Not what I imagined

Thank jay s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No sex in the Ocean!!! Love this place but Sosua Beach is better. Near Maximo Playa is good but wherever there is music is good there

Thank Ramses P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Omg i love Boca Chica!!! Water nice and blue, we road on the banana in water and that was so much fun. Great place to swim, relax and have fun.

1  Thank Sandra M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I give a 5 star not cause it a good hotel but cause the animations is great. The people mariposa, piquete, pantera, mermelada that work here are great the best people from all hotels I've visit. I give a Big zero for the rooms and...More

Thank Morena94
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice clear water walked very far in and the water was up to my knees safe for kids. Too many seller more sellers than buyers.. a lot of older men trying to get with the Dominican ladies.. a lot of locals on the beach. But...More

Thank LIZMAT43
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was last week at the restaurant and I have to say the seafood was great, I enjoyed the oceanview from deck... is amazing...the sunset, the service, everything and one of the most important thing close to San Domingo. Definitely worth the visit!

Thank anaelizabeth d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Boca Chica is a great get away from Santo Domingo. The beach area in Boca Chica is great the relax and enjoy a quiet day during the week. It becomes more hectic on the weekend yet still a lot of fun.

Thank travelguy5335
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Sheraton Hotel which is a 40 minute drive from Boca Chica. It went quick though. I brought my children and we all had a good day at the beach. The people were nice. The fresh fish was excellent as well

Thank avidworldtravele2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is definitely worth the drive. This one of the most beautiful beaches I have visited. The water is a bluish green color. It just beautiful and relaxing. One of the highlights of my stay

Thank Cy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dominican version of Connie island without the rides!! A very fun, clean, local spot! Lots of Europeans in the winter! Be careful wondering at nite! Stay in hotel, most have nice bars to hang out in with other patrons!

Thank Maria Josefina L
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Sexykitty
Hello, We are wondering if the Hamaca Garden resort is a safe place to go to for a nice layed back holiday??? Some of reviews have not been good. We were told this was 3-4 star resort??? Thank-you.
9 January 2017|
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Response from Rik M | Reviewed this property |
3-4 stars in europe, or usa differ frim 3-4 stars in DR. Its a darn poor country..! So consistency of maintenance or cleaning could lack sometimes. Which doesnt mean Hamaca is bad: Staff and people are very friendly and in... More
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Hassan K
Me and two other friends are arriving in Boca Chica on Dec 30th. We are looking to spend new years at the best venue possible anyone with suggestions?
5 December 2016|
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Response from Rschagrin | Reviewed this property |
I would go to Boca Marina Not a lot of choices
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Olga F
Hi Kelvin, Was this beach open for public or it is all-inclusive owned? Thank you!
1 December 2016|
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Response from Ninja606 | Reviewed this property |
It's open to the public there is security on the beach to move them on if they are persistent but to be perfectly honest with you choose a differant place to go as this place is not safe they don't stop has selling you I was... More
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