4.4 out of 5

With a stay at Resort Costa Las Ballenas in Las Terrenas, you'll be connected to the airport and minutes from Playa Bonita, and close to Bonita Point.

This beach hotel is within close proximity of Cascada El Limón and Parque Nacional Los Haitises.

Make yourself at home in one of the 30 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and minibars. Rooms have private patios. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and flat-screen televisions are provided for your entertainment. Bathrooms have showers and complimentary toiletries.

Pamper yourself with onsite massages, body treatments, and facials. You can soak up the sun at the private beach or enjoy other recreational amenities including an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).

Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, where you can enjoy drinks at a bar, take in a garden view, and even dine alfresco (weather permitting). You can also stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Mingle with other guests at a complimentary reception, held daily. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily.

Featured amenities include express check-out, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Property Features

Simply walk outside to feel the sun on your face at the sand beach. Have fun in the sun at Resort Costa Las Ballenas with summer activities like surfing/boogie boarding, windsurfing, and kayaking.

Free breakfast is served daily, and guests can also enjoy a free nightly manager's reception. Along with a restaurant, there's a coffee shop/café on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. This beach hotel also offers an outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a fitness center. Self parking is free. A complete renovation of Resort Costa Las Ballenas was completed in December 2015.

  • 30 guestrooms or units
  • 8 buildings
  • Built in 2000
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Coffee shop
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Bellhop

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free long-term parking, Free self parking

Room Amenities

Resort Costa Las Ballenas offers 30 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and minibars. Rooms open to patios. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Private patio
  • Minibar
  • iPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Private outdoor space
  • Flat-screen television
  • Shower
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast daily from 8 AM to 11 AM. The hotel hosts a free manager's reception daily.

Resort Costa Las Ballenas - Overlooking the ocean and garden, this restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Breakfast

Start your day with a free continental breakfast, available daily from 8 AM to 11 AM. Every day, the hotel hosts a free manager's reception for you to enjoy. Room service is available around the clock.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a private beach and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Scooter/moped rentals on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Windsurfing on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Guests arriving after 3 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.
Airport transportation is offered on request 24 hours a day. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 10 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20 per night.

Pets

  • Pets are welcome and stay free
  • Only dogs are allowed
  • Maximum 1 per room (weight limit: 15 kg)

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: USD 20.00 per day
We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 200 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per night
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Name

  • Costa Ballenas Hotel
  • Costa Ballenas Hotel Las
  • Costa Las Ballenas
  • Resort Costa Las Ballenas Las Terrenas
  • Resort Costa Las Ballenas
  • Costa Las Ballenas Las Terrenas

You should know

To get to the property, guests need to transfer by required shuttle. Transfers need to be confirmed by contacting the property at least 24 hours before travel at the number on the booking confirmation. Resort Costa Las Ballenas offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details. One child 10 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World.