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Decatur, Georgia, United States
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

I so enjoyed the European breakfast provided by out hosts Janos and Bettina. Every morning I had the most delicious eggs, crepes, fruit, tea and coffee to get the day going right. The ingredients are mostly found in their own natural garden. The beach close by is spectacular. Remember to pay Janos in $- he prefers that The pool is... More 

Thank Maria J
Sosua, Dominican Republic
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Located one minute or less from a sandy Atlantic beach, this little hotel is a great secret to know about. I live next door and I stayed here a couple of times while deciding whether to buy or not. The owners welcome you as family - kind of family they are happy to see; the location is superb, with fruit... More 

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Medellin, Colombia
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75 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2015

This is a hidden gem just between Cabarete and Sosua. I found this when looking for a place where I could work (wifi) for a month and I ended up extending my stay for another month. Let's start with the bad things, since this is a short list: * no AC (but ceiling fans) and no TV * the only... More 

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Tampa, FL
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 May 2014

I first started visiting the DR in 1984 and love it! My mother retired here approximately 10 years ago and I started saying at the Secret Garden about 4 years ago for each and every visit. Janos and Bettina are the perfect host/hostess and their property is breathtaking! I feel like I've come home each time I return and am... More 

Thank BPatterosn
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 September 2013

I stayed at the Secret Garden from the 17th of July 2013 until the 2th of August 2013. It was absolutely perfect! This little (6 rooms) Hotel is managed by a wonderful german-hungarian couple: Bettina and Janos. They are very helpful and make you feel like home. Located at the end of Perla Marina (50meters from the beach ; 15min... More 

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Fort Pierce, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 July 2012

If you want to find a place off the beaten path and just want to relax this is hard to beat. Prices are great owners can get you what you need. We went horseback riding through the surf, Chartered a boat and met well traveled folks, mostly German. You might even be able to talk the owner into cooking Hungarian... More 

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Szeged, Hungary
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2011

"Secret Garden" is the friendly, small getaway hotel where you will feel like home. If you are looking for the perfect beach, a place where you and your family can relax, don't look any further. You've found it. The hotel The "Secret Garden" is a family owned hotel. It actually consists of 5 or 6 small condos, 50 yards from... More 

1 Thank TheDombi

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Additional Information about Secret Garden

Address: Paseo las Perlas 20 | Perla Marina, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Puerto Plata Province > Cabarete
Price Range: ₹ 3,146 - ₹ 4,446 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Secret Garden 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“All good. I stayed both upstairs and downstairs, both excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles lindsayg890, 3 Sep 2015 | Read review
“I love the second floor condos or the end unit on the first floor by the outdoor shower. Both offer nice breezes and privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles BPatterosn, 7 May 2014 | Read review
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