The Grand Paradise Samana hotel is situated in beautiful Samana Bay, in Las Galeras, amid an unspoiled natural environment. This popular resort is undergoing an extensive multi-million-dollar renovation, scheduled for completion in the fall of 2016.
Hotel details
Important information
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  • During the Holy Week, please take note that all watersports in the Dominican Republic will be suspended.
    As per new legislation, all discotheques open to the public are to shut down at midnight from Monday to Friday and 2 am on Saturday and Sunday. This may result in various discotheques being closed until further notice. For the hotels that have a discotheque dedicated only to hotel clientele, regular operation hours are maintained. Furthermore, for the casinos that remain open until 4 am, no alcohol is served after midnight on weekdays and after 2 am on weekends.

Mandatory Information: Renovations

  • December 6, 2016:
     
    Renovations in the hotel are in process.
     
    Dates: Until mid-December, 2016
    Where: Renovations and improvement works are expected for the following areas: certain blocs of rooms and the Buffet Restaurant.
    From: 9 am to 6 pm
    Substitution: Rooms buildings and areas in renovations are closed to the public. Clients are assigned in rooms located far from the works. The services affected are relocated to other areas within hotel site. During this phase of the works, breakfast, lunch and dinner are available at the Beach Snack area.
     
    The hotelier is deploying all possible efforts to minimize the noise and impact of renovations. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this situation may cause you during your stay.

Brochure Erratum(s)

  • Please take note of the following changes in our 2016-2017 brochure.
     
    September 7, 2016:  
    The hotel is now rated 4 stars.

    July 12, 2016:
    The Superior Room Garden View category will no longer be offered for departures as of November 1, 2016.
About your Hotel
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Hotel Location

  • Approximately 75 km from Samaná El Catey International Airport - Samana
  • Beachfront
  • Area: Las Galeras

Hotel Description

  • Transat Exclusive club
  • 420 rooms
  • 10 building(s) of 3 storey(s)
  • 50 villa(s)

Services

  • Parking available at the hotel
  • 3 pool(s)
  • 5 restaurant(s)
  • 6 bar(s)
  • Disco
  • Playground
  • Internet business center ($)
  • Evening entertainment
  • Convenience Store ($)
  • Doctor on site ($)
  • Laundry services ($)
  • 2 tennis court(s)
  • Accessible for people with restricted mobility
  • Currency exchange
  • WiFi available in :
    • Lobby ($)
    • Room ($)
  • ATM
  • Check-in time : 3:00 PM
  • Check-out time : 12:00 PM
  • Scuba diving ($)
  • Babysitting ($)
  • Gift shop ($)
  • Minimum age to check in without an adult : 18 years old
  • Massage
  • This hotel accepts student groups

Beach

  • Private beach
  • Beach Club on site
  • Lounge chairs
  • Palapas
  • Topless allowed

Hotel Contact Information

  • Grand Paradise Samana 4*
  • Playa Las Galeras Dominican Republic
  • Tel.: 8095380020
  • Fax : 8095380040
  • Email : infosamana@amhsamarina.com
Inclusions
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For travel between November 1, 2016 and October 31, 2017

Package

All inclusive (AI) meal plan :

Our most popular vacation option features:

3 meals a day
Unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
A variety of activities

And more!

GENERAL INCLUSIONS :
  • Roundtrip transfers between airport and hotel (package only)
  • Roundtrip flight in Economy Class (package only)
  • Hotel taxes and service charges
  • Accommodation for the chosen period
  • À la carte dinners 3/week (reservations required)
  • Daily activities program
  • Daily sports
  • Disco (admission and drinks included)
  • Domestic drinks (unlimited, house wine included)
  • Evening entertainment
  • Gala dinner on Dec. 24 & 31
  • Introduction to scuba diving in pool (once/stay)
  • Mini-bar restocked daily (soft drinks)
  • Non-motorized water sports (select)
  • Snacks
  • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Activities
  • 3 accessible pool(s) at the property
  • 5 accessible bar(s) at the property
  • 4 accessible restaurant(s) at the property
  • Service of a representative at destination
  • Honeymoon package
FAMILY COLLECTION INCLUSIONS :
  • Children's entertainment
  • Equipment for kids
  • Kids' Club ages 4 to 12
  • Free seat selection for kids (exclusif to Air transat Kids Club members, some restrictions may apply)
  • Dedicated family check-in at airport counter (package only) (available at main Canadian airports)
  • Priority check-in and boarding (package only)
  • Priority baggage handling (package only) (exclusif to Air transat Kids Club members, some restrictions may apply)
  • Accommodation for families of five or more
  • Kids' pool
  • Babysitting service ($) subject to availability
SELECT CLUB INCLUSIONS *:
  • Exclusive check-in and check-out
  • À la carte dinners (unlimited, reservations required)
  • Premium brand drinks service at VIP bar
  • Mini-bar (enhanced)
  • Bathrobes and slippers in room
  • VIP bath amenities
  • Private club lounge with coffee & tea service, petits fours and fine liquors, complimentary computor access and afternoon hot and cold hors d'oeuvres
  • Complimentary internet
  • Waiter service at the exclusive pool and beach area
  • Concierge service
  • Distinct identifcation bracelet
  • Access to a Teppanyaki restaurant and Sushi bar
* Included with "Deluxe Ocean View Select Club", "Villa Garden View Select Club" and "Villa Ocean View Select Club" only
EVEN MORE INCLUSIONS :
  • Welcome cocktail upon arrival
  • Dedicated room location
  • Bottle of rum in room upon arrival
  • Beach towels in room upon arrival
  • Turn-down service
  • BBQ night
  • À la carte dinners (3 guaranteed reservations)
  • Discount on massage (20%)
  • Bottle of water (2) and soft drinks in room upon arrival
HONEYMOON PACKAGE INCLUSIONS :
Welcome cocktail.
Early check-in and late check-out.
Upgrade upon availability.
Fruit basket, chocolates and bottle of sparkling wine in the room.
Romantic dinner on the beach.
Continental breakfast in the room.
Beach towels in the room.
 
This package requires a minimum stay of 2 nights and must be booked directly with the hotel.
Accommodation is not included.
Other restrictions may apply, please contact hotelier.

HOTEL ONLY

All inclusive (AI) meal plan :

Our most popular vacation option features:

3 meals a day
Unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks
A variety of activities

And more!

GENERAL INCLUSIONS :
  • Hotel taxes and service charges
  • Accommodation for the chosen period
  • À la carte dinners 3/week (reservations required)
  • Daily activities program
  • Daily sports
  • Disco (admission and drinks included)
  • Domestic drinks (unlimited, house wine included)
  • Evening entertainment
  • Gala dinner on Dec. 24 & 31
  • Introduction to scuba diving in pool (once/stay)
  • Mini-bar restocked daily (soft drinks)
  • Non-motorized water sports (select)
  • Snacks
  • Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Activities
  • 3 accessible pool(s) at the property
  • 5 accessible bar(s) at the property
  • 4 accessible restaurant(s) at the property
  • Service of a representative at destination
  • Honeymoon package
FAMILY COLLECTION INCLUSIONS :
  • Children's entertainment
  • Equipment for kids
  • Kids' Club ages 4 to 12
  • Free seat selection for kids (exclusif to Air transat Kids Club members, some restrictions may apply)
  • Dedicated family check-in at airport counter (package only) (available at main Canadian airports)
  • Priority check-in and boarding (package only)
  • Priority baggage handling (package only) (exclusif to Air transat Kids Club members, some restrictions may apply)
  • Accommodation for families of five or more
  • Kids' pool
  • Babysitting service ($) subject to availability
SELECT CLUB INCLUSIONS *:
  • Exclusive check-in and check-out
  • À la carte dinners (unlimited, reservations required)
  • Premium brand drinks service at VIP bar
  • Mini-bar (enhanced)
  • Bathrobes and slippers in room
  • VIP bath amenities
  • Private club lounge with coffee & tea service, petits fours and fine liquors, complimentary computor access and afternoon hot and cold hors d'oeuvres
  • Complimentary internet
  • Waiter service at the exclusive pool and beach area
  • Concierge service
  • Distinct identifcation bracelet
  • Access to a Teppanyaki restaurant and Sushi bar
* Included with "Deluxe Ocean View Select Club", "Villa Garden View Select Club" and "Villa Ocean View Select Club" only
EVEN MORE INCLUSIONS :
  • Welcome cocktail upon arrival
  • Dedicated room location
  • Bottle of rum in room upon arrival
  • Beach towels in room upon arrival
  • Turn-down service
  • BBQ night
  • À la carte dinners (3 guaranteed reservations)
  • Discount on massage (20%)
  • Bottle of water (2) and soft drinks in room upon arrival
HONEYMOON PACKAGE INCLUSIONS :
Welcome cocktail.
Early check-in and late check-out.
Upgrade upon availability.
Fruit basket, chocolates and bottle of sparkling wine in the room.
Romantic dinner on the beach.
Continental breakfast in the room.
Beach towels in the room.
 
This package requires a minimum stay of 2 nights and must be booked directly with the hotel.
Accommodation is not included.
Other restrictions may apply, please contact hotelier.
Rooms
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  • For your comfort, each room offers :
  • Deluxe Garden View > Ø

    Inclusions
    • 2016-2017
    • EVEN MORE INCLUSIONS ( 2016-2017)
    • Mini-bar
    • In-room safe ($)
    • Cable TV
    • 110/120 volts
    • Size of the room : 36 m²
    • Garden View
    • Up to 4 people :
      • Maximum 4 adults
      • Maximum 2 children
    • 2 double beds
    • Extra bed (on request)
    • Crib (on request)
    • Desk/Working area
    • Balcony or terrace
    • Full bathroom
      • Shower : Regular
      • Bath type : Regular
    • Central air-conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron & ironing board (on request)
    • Telephone
    • FAMILY COLLECTION inclusions
    • EVEN MORE inclusions
  • Deluxe Ocean View > Ø

    Inclusions
    • 2016-2017
    • EVEN MORE INCLUSIONS ( 2016-2017)
    • Mini-bar
    • In-room safe ($)
    • Cable TV
    • 110/120 volts
    • Size of the room : 36 m²
    • Ocean View
    • Up to 4 people :
      • Maximum 4 adults
      • Maximum 2 children
    • 2 double beds
    • Extra bed (on request)
    • Crib (on request)
    • Desk/Working area
    • Connecting room available on request
    • Balcony or terrace
    • Full bathroom
      • Shower : Regular
      • Bath type : Regular
    • Central air-conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron & ironing board (on request)
    • Telephone
    • FAMILY COLLECTION inclusions
    • EVEN MORE inclusions
  • Deluxe Ocean View Select Club > Ø

    Inclusions
    • 2016-2017
    • EVEN MORE INCLUSIONS ( 2016-2017)
    • SELECT CLUB INCLUSIONS ( 2016-2017)
    • Mini-bar
    • In-room safe
    • Cable TV
    • 110/120 volts
    • Size of the room : 36 m²
    • Ocean View
    • Up to 4 people :
      • Maximum 4 adults
      • Maximum 2 children
    • 2 double beds
    • Extra bed (on request)
    • Crib (on request)
    • Desk/Working area
    • Connecting room available on request
    • Balcony or terrace
    • Full bathroom
      • Shower : Regular
      • Bath type : Regular
    • Central air-conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron & ironing board (on request)
    • Telephone
    • FAMILY COLLECTION inclusions
    • EVEN MORE inclusions
    • SELECT CLUB inclusions
  • Villa Garden View Select Club > Ø

    Inclusions
    • 2016-2017
    • EVEN MORE INCLUSIONS ( 2016-2017)
    • SELECT CLUB INCLUSIONS ( 2016-2017)
    • Mini-bar
    • In-room safe
    • Cable TV
    • 110/120 volts
    • Size of the room : 66 m²
    • Garden View
    • Up to 5 people :
      • Maximum 4 adults
      • Maximum 3 children
    • Non-smoking room
    • 1 queen-size, 2 twins and 1 sofa bed
    • Extra bed (on request)
    • Crib (on request)
    • Living area
    • Desk/Working area
    • Terrace
    • Full bathroom
      • Shower : Regular
      • Bath type : Regular
    • Central air-conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron & ironing board (on request)
    • Kitchenette
    • Telephone
    • FAMILY COLLECTION inclusions
    • EVEN MORE inclusions
    • SELECT CLUB inclusions
    • Not renovated
  • Villa Ocean View Select Club > Ø

    Inclusions
    • 2016-2017
    • EVEN MORE INCLUSIONS ( 2016-2017)
    • SELECT CLUB INCLUSIONS ( 2016-2017)
    • Mini-bar
    • In-room safe
    • Cable TV
    • 110/120 volts
    • Size of the room : 66 m²
    • Ocean View
    • Up to 5 people :
      • Maximum 4 adults
      • Maximum 3 children
    • Non-smoking room
    • 1 queen-size, 2 twins and 1 sofa bed
    • Extra bed (on request)
    • Crib (on request)
    • Living area
    • Desk/Working area
    • Terrace
    • Full bathroom
      • Shower : Regular
      • Bath type : Regular
    • Central air-conditioning
    • Ceiling fan
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron & ironing board (on request)
    • Kitchenette
    • Telephone
    • FAMILY COLLECTION inclusions
    • EVEN MORE inclusions
    • SELECT CLUB inclusions
    • Not renovated
  • Premium Deluxe Room > Ø

    Inclusions
    • 2016-2017
    • EVEN MORE INCLUSIONS ( 2016-2017)
    • Mini-bar
    • In-room safe
    • 110/120 volts
    • Garden View
    • Up to 4 people :
      • Maximum 4 adults
      • Maximum 2 children
    • 2 double beds
    • Balcony or terrace
    • Full bathroom
      • Shower : Regular
      • Bath type : Regular
    • Central air-conditioning
    • Radio/alarm clock
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron & ironing board (on request)
    • Telephone
    • FAMILY COLLECTION inclusions
    • EVEN MORE inclusions
    • À la carte dinners (unlimited)
    • Bathrobes and slippers in room
    • Coffee-maker
    • Distinct identifcation bracelet
    • WiFi in the room and public areas
    • Access to Teppanyaki restaurant at Select Club
    • Private pool
    • Bluetooth radio
  • Premium Junior Suite > Ø

    Inclusions
    • 2016-2017
    • EVEN MORE INCLUSIONS ( 2016-2017)
    • Mini-bar
    • In-room safe
    • 110/120 volts
    • Garden View
    • Up to 3 people :
      • Maximum 3 adults
      • Maximum 1 children
    • 1 king-size bed and 1 sofa
    • Balcony or terrace
    • Full bathroom
      • Shower : Regular
      • Bath type : Regular
    • Central air-conditioning
    • Radio/alarm clock
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron & ironing board (on request)
    • Telephone
    • FAMILY COLLECTION inclusions
    • EVEN MORE inclusions
    • À la carte dinners (unlimited)
    • Bathrobes and slippers in room
    • Coffee-maker
    • Distinct identifcation bracelet
    • WiFi in the room and public areas
    • Access to Teppanyaki restaurant at Select Club
    • Private pool
    • Radio Bluetooth
Sports / Activities
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Sports

  • Archery
  • Badminton
  • Fishing ($)
  • Kayaking
  • Motorized water sports ($)
  • Non-motorized water sports
  • Snorkeling
  • Volleyball
  • Windsurfing
  • Tennis
    • 2 tennis court(s)
    • Night Tennis ($)

Activities

  • Aerobics
  • Aquafitness
  • Bicycles
  • Catamaran
  • Croquet
  • Dance lessons
  • Introduction to scuba diving in pool
  • Mini-golf
  • Nature walk
  • Pedal boats
  • Petanque
  • Ping-pong
  • Pool tables
  • Scuba Diving ($)
  • Shuffleboard
  • Spanish lessons
From January to March (roughly) you might be able to watch hunchbacked whales offshore Samaná ($).
Internet
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WiFi available in :

  • Lobby ($)
  • Room ($)

Internet for Business ($)

Family Collection
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Fun for Kids and Kids at Heart

When we think of our fondest childhood memories, family holidays immediately spring to mind. We know how precious these moments are, and that is why we have compiled our Family Collection, designed to help you plan the perfect family getaway in the sun.

WHO ARE YOU TRAVELLING WITH?

CHILDREN UP TO AGE 3
FOR THE LITTLE ONES
With babies and kids’ clubs, mini-shows and wading pools, these hotels have thought of your little ones so you can maximize your fun!

CHILDREN AGED 4 TO 11
LITTLE FISH
Like fish in the sea, your kids will make a splash all day long in these hotels boasting water games, aqua parks, pools with slides and fun-filled kids’ clubs.

TEENS AGED 12 TO 16
COOL FOR TEENS
With surf simulators to ride the waves, game rooms to hang out in and discos to dance to their favourite tunes, your teens will never run out of things to do!

SWIM FANS
WAVES OF FUN
These hotels boast water parks and surf simulators, for hours of aqua fun for the whole family!

JUST YOU AND THE KIDS
SINGLE PARENTS
Moms or dads travelling alone with children under 13 can benefit from reduced rates at these hotels or even free stays for kids.

3 OR MORE KIDS
BIG FUN FOR BIG FAMILIES
Families of 5 or more can benefit from adjoining or larger rooms so they can enjoy quality time together, in total comfort.

GRANDPA AND GRANDMA TOO!
MULTI-GENERATIONAL VACATIONS
Luxurious suites of exceptional comfort and a myriad of services at your fingertips to unite all the generations of your tight-knit family.

To find out if this hotel meets the needs of your family, please refer to "Family Collection" Inclusions in the "Inclusions" section.  
May be available with some room categories, according to the property
Sunsavvy Collection
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Restaurants / Bars
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  • This information is for informational purposes only and can change depending of the occupancy and season.
    • Disco
  • Restaurant(s)

    • Aserradero
      Image bar
      • Breakfast : Buffet Restaurant
      • Lunch : Buffet Restaurant
      • Dinner : Buffet Restaurant
      • Evening dress code: Casual
      • High chairs available
      • Smoking area
    • Michelangelo
      Image bar
      • Dinner : À la Carte Italian
      • Reservation required
      • Evening dress code: Formal
      • High chairs available
      • Smoking area
    • Sea Scape
      Image bar
      • Dinner : À la Carte Seafood
      • Reservation required
      • Evening dress code: Formal
      • High chairs available
      • Smoking area
    • Select Club
      Image bar
      • Lunch : Snack Bar
    • Asia Teppanyaki & Sushi Bar ($)
      Image bar
      • Dinner : À la Carte Asian ($)
      • Reservation required
      • Evening dress code: Formal
      • High chairs available
      • Smoking area
  • Bar(s)

    • El Buren
      Image bar
      • Location : Pool
      • Opening time : 10:00
      • Closing time : 23:00
      • Local drinks
    • Los Cocos
      Image bar
      • Location : Beach
      • Opening time : 10:00
      • Closing time : 23:00
      • Local drinks
    • Areito Bar
      Image bar
      • Main Bar
      • Opening time : 12:30
      • Closing time : 23:00
      • Local drinks
    • Disco
      Image bar
      • Disco
      • Opening time : 23:00
      • Closing time : 02:00
      • Local drinks
    • Sports Bar
      Image bar
      • Sports Bar
      • Opening time : 22:00
      • Closing time : 02:00
      • Local drinks
    • Los Cocos Bar
      Image bar
      • Location : Pool
      • Opening time : 10:00
      • Closing time : 17:00
      • Local drinks
Kids
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  • Kids' Club (ages 4 to 12)
  • 1 kids pool(s)
  • Playground
  • Babysitting ($)
  • High chair available at the restaurant(s)
Scuba Diving
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Services ($)

  • Introduction to scuba diving in pool
  • Scuba diving centre on site
  • PADI certification
Wedding / Honeymoon
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Free honeymoon package

  • Fruit basket and a bottle of rum in room upon arrival.
    Newlyweds must present wedding certificate at check-in.
    Valid up to 6 months from wedding date.
    Upgrade to next category available (based on availability at time of check-in).

Wedding package ($)

Honeymoon package ($)

  • Welcome cocktail.
    Early check-in and late check-out.
    Upgrade upon availability.
    Fruit basket, chocolates and bottle of sparkling wine in the room.
    Romantic dinner on the beach.
    Continental breakfast in the room.
    Beach towels in the room.
     
    This package requires a minimum stay of 2 nights and must be booked directly with the hotel.
    Accommodation is not included.
    Other restrictions may apply, please contact hotelier.
Special offers
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  • 2 children under 12 stay and eat free (2016-2017)

  • 3 children under 12 stay and eat free (2016-2017)

  • Single Parent Special (2016-2017)

  • No Single Supplement (2016-2017)

Ratings
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TripAdvisor rating
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TripAdvisor rating : Last 3 reviews
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Grand Paradise recenze 00000 July 25, 2016

  • This hotel is simply perfect for everyone. for family with kids, young people, for relax, or enjoy all the beauty of that place. Great food, beautiful rooms and very friendly and helpful employees...
  • annasK9637PS

Nice Resort but Serious Lacking Service 000¼¼ July 21, 2016

  • This was a nice resort. The rooms were fine, nothing special but everything we needed. Pros: Very clean throughout resort. Bartenders were excellent. Beach was beautiful...
  • Rick_Denise

Nice Place But Nightlife Is Lacking 000¼¼ July 19, 2016

  • This was the first Christmas in many years that we hadn't been busy and so we decided to check out going away for the holidays. Grand Paradise Samana was a great choice. It's a bit of a trek from the...
  • zeusrw
Transat rating
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Hotel Ranking Descriptions

★★★★★ A luxury resort offering first-class accommodation along with a very wide range of services and facilities.
★★★★ A superior resort offering a high standard of accommodation along with a wide array of services and facilities.
★★★ An intermediate resort offering a good price/quality ratio along with pleasant accommodation and various services.
★★ A standard resort offering comfortable accommodation and basic services.
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