Welcome to Casa Colonial Beach & Spa

Unmatched Luxury and Unspoiled Beaches

At Casa Colonial Beach & Spa resort, all of the elements necessary for the perfect island retreat come together on the breathtaking north shore of the Dominican Republic: Five-star accommodation with views of impossibly clear Atlantic waters. A pristine stretch of private white sand beach. And exhilarating water sports and activities. A meticulously restored colonial estate, our intimate boutique offers a beachfront escape unlike any other, infusing old world charm and elegance with just the right measure of chic style and contemporary comfort. Whether you’re planning a romantic vacation, couples’ getaway or small conference or wedding, we welcome you to discover a destination that is simply stunning in every detail.

Casa Colonial Beach & Spa is regarded as one of the most stylish and luxurious hotels in the Dominican Republic for its exquisitely decorated suites, sparkling rooftop infinity pool, award-winning Lucia restaurant and indulgent Bagua Spa. Plus, our dedication to our guests enables us to offer a discreet yet gracious staff awaiting to immerse you in the ultimate five-star vacation experience.

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Recreation & Water Sports

Man Riding Board in the Ocean

Along Playa Dorada’s beaches, watersports include windsurfing, kayaking, banana boat rides, water skiing, snorkeling and much more. In addition to world-class tennis facilities, the Robert Trent Jones Sr.-designed Playa Dorada Golf Course is one of the premier golf courses in the Dominican Republic.



Discover the natural wonders of the Dominican Republic on an exhilarating eco-tour. From year-round canyoning or river rafting in Jarabacoa and winter whale watching in Samaná Bay to hiking the Imbert waterfalls and exploring the small fishing villages and mangroves of the Gri Gri Lagoon, visit our Concierge for assistance with planning your adventure.


Island View from Water

Located only 25 minutes from Playa Dorada, the sheltered, crystalline waters of Sosúa Bay offer world-class conditions for scuba divers of all skill levels. The Bay has 12 sites ranging in depth from 10 to 30 meters (32 to 100 feet).


Man Selling Handicrafts

From souvenirs to upscale gifts and clothing, Playa Dorada Plaza offers an abundance of shopping pleasures, including high-end boutiques, music stores, locally produced handicrafts and fine art, Dominican cigars (a great selection of “puros”), fine leather goods, Dominican Coffee, rum, amber, larimar jewelry and more.

Ocean World Adventure Park and Marina

Distance: 20-minute drive from Hotel
Man Windsurfing

Be sure to visit the best entertainment complex in the Caribbean! Swim with dolphins, mingle with friendly sea lions or have a safe, supervised shark and stingray encounter. Once the sun sets, adult-friendly nightlife pleasures include dinner and theater shows, a casino and a disco.

Isabel de Torres Cable Car

Distance: 20-minute drive from Hotel
Cable Car on Mount Isabel Del Torres

Ride a cable car 2,700 feet up Mount Isabel de Torres to take in staggering views of the city and explore the botanical garden, a fort built by Trujillo in 1942 when the Dominican Republic declared war on Germany and “Cristo Redentor,” a statue of Christ with outstretched arms similar to the statue in Río de Janeiro.


Distance: 35-minute drive from Hotel
Cabarete Lit Up at Night

Enjoy a more relaxed pace of life in this intimate, laid-back Caribbean beach village. With its charming, hip ambience and eclectic shops, restaurants and bars, Cabarete offers a quiet alternative to the more bustling tourist spots in the Dominican Republic.

Twenty Seven Waterfalls of Rio Damajagua

Distance: 30-minute drive from Hotel
Climbers by Waterfall

Experience the best eco adventure in the Dominican Republic. Tucked into the majestic hills of the Cordillera Central mountain range, behind acres of sugar cane fields, are twenty seven breathtaking limestone pools that have enchanted generations of swimmers and hikers intrepid enough to make the journey.

Cayo Arena

Distance: 90-minute drive from Hotel
Cayo Arena Beach

Once you reach this spectacular little island, you will agree that it was well worth the hour long drive from Puerto Plata. With a soft white sand beach encircled by tropical seas, Cayo Arena is a picture perfect spot for snorkeling, scuba diving or simply lounging on the shore.

Santiago de Los Caballeros

Distance: 60-minute drive from Hotel
Santiago de Los Caballeros Building

This beautiful 15th century city is referred to as “La Ciudad Corazón (Heart City)” because it is located at the heart of El Cibao Valley. Nestled amidst tobacco, rice, coffee, and cacao plantations, the town features charming avenues teeming with quaint shops, restaurants, bars and an array of vendors.

Casa Colonial Beach & Spa

Building By River

Complejo Hotelero Playa Dorada s/n,
Puerto Plata, Dominican

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