Frances Hotel - Santo Domingo

Calle Las Mercedes Esquina Arzobispo Merino, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 10211  show map
 4 stars
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Frances Hotel - Santo Domingo

 Free Wi-Fi
 Free parking
 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Massage

 Breakfast

Overview

Located in the midst of the city’s colonial quarter included in the UNESCO world heritage list, this elegant four star hotel provides easy access to the city center with its landmarks and attractions.

Set in a charming Spanish style 16th century house, the hotel features night club and golf course.

All 19 air-conditioned guestrooms offer flat-screen satellite TV and mini bar.

On-site Patio gourmet restaurant serves French and international cuisine and you can try a variety of delectable drinks and cocktails in the bar.

Metro Santo Domingo is in 770m.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   19.

Rooms

General information

All rooms are elegant and spacious and come fitted with premium hypoallergenic bedding, flat-screen satellite TV and mini bar, safe, direct dial phone with voice mail, air conditioning, private bathroom with designer toiletries, makeup/shaving mirror, shower/tub combination and hair dryer.

Room types:

Double room with one double queen-size bed, bathroom with shower and all the standard amenities are available

Twin room with two single beds, bathroom with shower and all the standard amenities are available

Dining options

On-site Patio gourmet restaurant serves delicacies and specialties inspired by French and international cuisine.

On-site bar offers a vast array of delicious cocktails and beverages along with a range snacks and light meals.

A buffet breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Well-equipped business center renders various services including translation services.

Convenient meeting rooms are stocked with audio visual equipment.

Leisure

Private beach, golf course, night club, scuba diving are at your service on the premises.

Additional features

The staff offers babysitting services.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Indoor parking
  • Free parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon

Guest Parking

  • Free private parking is possible on site.
  • Paid public parking is possible at a location nearby.

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Night club
  • Massage
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dining room
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Mini-fridge

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

  • from  1 am

Check-Out

  • until  1 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 16 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Frances Hotel - Santo Domingo Santo Domingo location
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Hotel Address:

Calle Las Mercedes Esquina Arzobispo Merino, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 10211

Get directions
City Center
  • Santo Domingo
    6.7 mi
Airports
Restaurants
  • La Taberna Vasca (cuisine: French, European)
    300 ft
  • Pat'e Palo European Brasserie (cuisine: Mediterranean, European)
    800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  1 am
  • Check-Out:
    until  1 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    19

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Rooms and availability

General information

All rooms are elegant and spacious and come fitted with premium hypoallergenic bedding, flat-screen satellite TV and mini bar, safe, direct dial phone with voice mail, air conditioning, private bathroom with designer toiletries, makeup/shaving mirror, shower/tub combination and hair dryer.

Room types:

Double room with one double queen-size bed, bathroom with shower and all the standard amenities are available

Twin room with two single beds, bathroom with shower and all the standard amenities are available

Frances Standard Twin Room
Standard Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed
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  • Air conditioning
  • Bathtub
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Frances Hotel - Santo Domingo Santo Domingo location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Calle Las Mercedes Esquina Arzobispo Merino, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 10211

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Santo Domingo
      6.7 mi
    Airports
    Restaurants
    • La Taberna Vasca (cuisine: French, European)
      300 ft
    • Pat'e Palo European Brasserie (cuisine: Mediterranean, European)
      800 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  1 am
    • Check-Out:
      until  1 am
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of rooms:
      19

    Hotel Awards

    DominicanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSanto DomingoFrances

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Luxury Hotels in Dominican Republic

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    Frances Location

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    What's nearby

    What's nearby.

    The Cord House, one of the first Spanish-style houses in the New World, is in 200m
    Cathedral Primada de America, the first cathedral, a hut of yaguas, is in 200m
    National Pantheon, a famous burial place, is in 200m
    Parque Colon, Columbus Park, an area of historic churches and buildings, is in 300m
    Alcazar de Colon, the oldest Viceregal residence in America, is in 300m
    Santa Maria la Menor Cathedral is in 300m
    House of Bastidas, the building dating back to the sixteenth century, is in 400m
    Tower of Homage, the highest tower of the Islamic period in the Iberian Peninsula, is in 500m
    Fort Ozama, a very well known historical site in the city, is in 500m

    Places of interest

    Local attractions

    • National Zoological Park - 1.9 mi
      Av. Maximo Gomez, Santo Domingo
    • Malecon - 2.8 mi
      George Washington Avenue, Santo Domingo
    • Columbus Lighthouse (Faro a Colon) - 2.8 mi
      Av. Espana, Santo Domingo
    • Agua Splash Caribe Parque Acuatico - 2.1 mi
      Av Spain, opposite the National Aquarium, Santo Domingo
    • Cathedral of Santo Domingo - 2.8 mi
      Calle El Cristo, Santo Domingo

    Near the hotel

    • Catedral Primada de America - 800 ft
      Calle Arzobispo Merino (on the south side of Columbus Sq.), Santo Domingo
    • Museo Mundo del Ambar / Amber World Museum - 700 ft
      Arzobizpo Merino esq. Restauracion, Santo Domingo
    • Santa Maria la Menor Cathedral (Catedral Basilica Menor de Santa Maria) - 800 ft
      Calle Arzobispo Merino, Santo Domingo
    • Museum of the Royal Houses - 900 ft
      Calle Las Damas, Santo Domingo
    • Chu Chu Colonial - 900 ft
      Calle Isabel La Catolica esq Calle El Conde, Santo Domingo
    • Museo Infantil Trampolin - 700 ft
      Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo
    • National Pantheon (Pantheon Nacional) - 900 ft
      Calle Las Damas, Santo Domingo

    Restaurants nearby

    • La Taberna Vasca - 300 ft

      Address: Calle Hostos #356, Zona Colonial
      Phone: 809-221-0079

      86% likes this, based on 83 reviews
      Cuisine: French, European
      Price Range: USD 15 - USD 100

    • Tapati - 500 ft

      Address: Emiliano Tejera
      Phone: +1 809-689-1118

      57% likes this, based on 8 reviews
      Cuisine: International

    • Angelo - 800 ft

      Address: Calle Atarazna No. 21 Zona Colonial
      Phone: 8096863586

      62% likes this, based on 95 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian
      Price Range: USD 26 - USD 101

    • Pat'e Palo European Brasserie - 800 ft

      Address: Calle Atarazana #25
      Phone: +1-809-687-8089

      71% likes this, based on 371 reviews
      Cuisine: Mediterranean, European
      Price Range: USD 16 - USD 61

    • Meson D'Bari - 600 ft

      Address: Corner Calle Hostos and Salome Urena

      70% likes this, based on 59 reviews
      Cuisine: Caribbean

    Getting there.

    Las Americas Airport is in 23.4km.

    Getting around.

    Metro Santo Domingo is in 770m.

    Free on-site parking is at your disposal. Valet parking is also available.

    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  1 am
    • Check-Out:
      until  1 am
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of rooms:
      19

    Hotel Awards

    DominicanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSanto DomingoFrances

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Luxury Hotels in Dominican Republic

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    Frances Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Frances

    Average guest rating

    8.4out of 10
    Superb
    Based on 18 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Value
    10.0

    Individual guest reviews

    • Single
      5.4

      Ther is no fitness or swimming pool, the breakfast is poor, pension style like.

    • Older travelers
      3.8

      The front desk people were terrible. I do not believe the french want american customers. Also the maintenance of the hotel was bad, needs painting, etc. also when checking out I had trouble receiving my voucher and also they said they could not confirm that I had prepaid.

    • Couple
      10.0

      It was a nice hotel very clean great service very cozy comfy nice beds clean bathroom nice architecture and style

      Just the expensive tax of the country nothing about the hotel itself, I thought the buffet breakfast was a little too e pensive

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Frances Hotel - Santo Domingo Santo Domingo location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Calle Las Mercedes Esquina Arzobispo Merino, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, 10211

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Santo Domingo
      6.7 mi
    Airports
    Restaurants
    • La Taberna Vasca (cuisine: French, European)
      300 ft
    • Pat'e Palo European Brasserie (cuisine: Mediterranean, European)
      800 ft
    Hotel information
    • Check-In:
      from  1 am
    • Check-Out:
      until  1 am
    • Year renovated:
      2010
    • Number of rooms:
      19

    Hotel Awards

    DominicanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedSanto DomingoFrances

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Luxury Hotels in Dominican Republic

    Use Badge