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Wuppertal, Germany
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158 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

The location itself is really nice; next to the main road, close to the beautiful Cabarete beaches and many nice restaurants around. Even the hotel itself looks really cute with all the little bungalows and the pool area. The rest unfortunately is average. The staff is ok, the wifi tends to disappear the closer you get to the rooms, there... More 

Thank Julian P
Palm Beach, Florida
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35 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Staff is friendly, grounds are maintained, close to everything but,,,,, we stayed in bungelo next to pool for three nights. First night I was getting water boarded by the a/c unit dripping above my head ( fixed Dominican style, moved bed). Next water dripping in shower all night ( again fixed Dominican style, closed door). In the morning no hot... More 

Thank Asimplelife47
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14 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 September 2016

The room with the fan is way too hot, the fan doesn't work and it was full of mosquitoes. Besides that, the pool is dirty, and my key was deactivated a day before. Definitely not a really good experience.

Thank Genesis V

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed for one night with my boyfriend, we checked in super late (12am), but there's always someone to help you! We were surprised with how cute the installations were compared to the price, is a very nice environment, full of nature and very calm.. Definitely coming back! Great option for a low budget trip

Thank Ceycb
Vaudreuil-Dorion, Canada
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

The staff at the reception lied, she said we could not have what we reserved, then gave us a room there was a leak in the bathroom ceiling. She finally gave us what we reserved but it smelled really bad and it was dirty. The water in the pool is green and dirty. It is impossible to see the bottom.

Thank Nicole O
Bavaro, Dominican Republic
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12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

Clean room, and quiet pool. Best part is that you are just 2 minutes walk from getting on the beach and all the restaurants and bars there. We stayed in the queen studio w/kitchenette. Lots of room. Really appreciated a quiet room and good location.

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Strathroy, Ontario, Canada
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28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2016

hotel kaoba is in the perfect spot for a quick walk to many beach restaurants and clubs. great price great location excellent staff clean rooms food very good beer always cold. if you stay here remember you are not paying for a five star, but you have 5 star service from the staff. we had a great time in our... More 

Thank Martin H
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65 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2016

I stayed here for 3 nights in January. Nothing flash to look at but clean tidy and quiet, and right across the road from the beach. Why pay $200 per night when you can pay $50 per night and be literally across the road from the expensive places. It is 100m to the cafes and shops and beach entrance. It... More 

Thank Rod H
Merritt Island, Florida
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31 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Very cool set up and nice location and price. I had a ton of big palmetto bugs in my bathroom --giant cockroaches. The screen in the bath was torn so i fixed it to keep mosquito's out. The ac was only on full and freeze you out or it was off. Hot water is only certain times of the day?... More 

Thank robertraw1
Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada
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41 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Totally affordable cute little cabanas set on a nice property with beautiful mature gardens and big trees, which make you feel like you've stepped into a little jungle oasis once you come through the main entrance. Nice inviting pool which you can always find a moment to enjoy on your own - never overcrowded. Great airflow in the cabanas. Short... More 

Thank Sabelle D

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About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel is located in the center of Cabarete just a few steps away from the worldknown beach of Cabarete. From the outside, it is impossible to imagine that our area of 4,000 m2 encloses a hotel with 25 bungalows and 31 rooms in a lush tropical setting. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Kaoba

Address: Calle Principal, Cabarete, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Puerto Plata Province > Cabarete
Price Range: ₹ 1,773 - ₹ 3,341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Kaoba 2.5*
Number of rooms: 67
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Always take the rooms with air conditioner. Fan does NOT work at all!”
 of 5 bubbles 89genesisv, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for one at the back, away from the road”
 of 5 bubbles RodH485, 1 Feb 2016 | Read review
“back bungalows are quiet stay away from front street rooms to noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles robertraw1, 6 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Worth paying the extra little bit for the cabana with A/C - (I don't even like AC!) but found them to be better sealed & mosquito-free”
 of 5 bubbles SabelleD, 13 Dec 2015 | Read review
“rooms away from the pool”
 of 5 bubbles OSusana, 27 Mar 2015 | Read review
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