Catalonia Gran Dominicus
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
TripAdvisor Reviews Catalonia Gran Dominicus Bayahibe
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... this day and age of air travel. After some humble requests and a conversation with the supervisor, our bag fees were graciously waived for all 12 pieces ($250 worth)!! The flight was uneventful and we arrived at Santo Domingo international airport at 1:23 local time just as the daily thunder shower was soaking this little Caribbean island. Those 12 pieces of luggage present a second challenge in country... Getting the aforementioned ...
Last night there was a very loud thunderstorm so didnt get much sleep, although Im glad I didn't experience anything like that when I was in Guaymate with the tin roof! Had breakfast and as there aren't many tables for everyone I shared it with the Argentinian couple from the tour. Got to chat to them more in Spanish, there were some things I didn't ...
... the water was a bit choppy so I can see why they don't recommend it for people with back problems!
Our first stop was to see if we could spot any iguanas at some rocks - no luck unfortunately. Then we went strsight to a beach called Canto de la Playa. When we arrived there was already a small boat there but it soon left so we had the whole beach to ourselves. We had drinks and then I went snorkelling. The water is so clear ...
... backpack! Only trouble I had was I got my backpack wedged in between the seats on the guagua to Bayahibe from Romana so took me a while to get out at Bayahibe! The hotel I'm staying at is really nice, staff are very friendly and it's a bit further out of the way from the main street so it's bit quieter, can still hear music blaring in the distance but not as noisy as most ...
... starter of bruschetta and little rolls of pancake and parma ham. Had chinola juice with it. After lunch went back to hotel to have a shower and then headed out later for quick dinner of empanada and yucca chips and then ice cream - right nice chocolate with dulce de leche (caramel). In the evening just relaxed in my room, not really wanting to go back tomorrow but been a really nice break (even with the noise at ...