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

 Breakfast

Overview

The classic 4-star Frances Hotel boasts a patio, a swimming pool and a golf course as well as setting in a leisure district of Santo Domingo. Featuring French architecture, the hotel is opened since 1800.

The beautiful location in Zona Colonial district of Santo Domingo offers an easy access to National Theater, Cathedral of Santo Domingo and Royal Buildings .

The hotel is surrounded by an oceanarium and casinos.

Frances Hotel is within a 20-minute drive to La Isabela airport.

Rooms

The rooms in Frances Hotel come with a personal safe, a mini-refrigerator, satellite TV, a minibar and temperature control. They provide bathrooms with a hairdryer, a shower and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

A broad variety of international dishes is served at the gourmet restaurant. The lively Patio Restaurant And bar serves guests from 12:00 pm until 3:00 pm. Guests can dine in Meson D'Bari and Meson de Lu located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

A buffet breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The hotel offers car and limousine rental services for travelling a pleasant area.

Relax

Cots and babysitting are available for children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

High-speed internet access is available in the entire hotel for additional charge.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   19.

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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

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 area
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • 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 beds
  • Ironing facilities

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  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

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

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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  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    19

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Rooms and availability

Frances photos Room
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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  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • 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

    Tourist attractions

    • National Theatre - 1.7 mi

    Places of interest

    • Catedral Primada de America - 1000 ft
    • Puerto Santo Domingo - 1000 ft
    • Catedral de Santo Domingo - 2300 ft
    • Faro a Colon - 1.2 mi
    • Expreso Bavaro - 1.7 mi

    Convention centers

    Shopping areas

    • Museo de las casas reales - 400 ft

    Business areas

    • Mercado Modelo - 2000 ft

    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

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • 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

    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  3 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • 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