4.1 out of 5

A stay at El Embajador, a Royal Hideaway Hotel places you in the heart of Santo Domingo, convenient to Plaza de la Bandera and Happyland.

This 4-star resort is within close proximity of Gate of San Diego and Acropolis Center.

Make yourself at home in one of the 286 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and LED televisions. Cable programming and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.

Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy massages, body treatments, and facials. After enjoying recreational amenities such as an outdoor pool and a sauna, a lucky night at the casino is the perfect end to the day. Additional amenities at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Grab a bite at one of the resort's 3 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of 24-hour room service. Relax with a refreshing drink from a poolside bar or one of the 2 bars/lounges.

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Planning an event in Santo Domingo? This resort has 26308 square feet (2444 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and meeting rooms. Free self parking is available onsite.

Property Features

El Embajador, a Royal Hideaway Hotel offers its guests a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a sauna. There are 3 restaurants on site, along with a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. WiFi is free in public spaces.

Business amenities include a business center and meeting rooms. Event space at this resort measures 26308 square feet (2444 square meters) and includes conference space. A casino, a 24-hour fitness center, and spa services are also featured at the business-friendly El Embajador, a Royal Hideaway Hotel. Free self parking is available.

Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Santo Domingo resort.

  • 1 building
  • 286 guestrooms or units
  • 8 levels
  • 3 dining venues
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • 14 conference rooms
  • 26308 sq ft of conference space
  • 2444 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1956
  • Casino
  • Bar by the pool
  • Deli
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Business facilities
  • Conference facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

El Embajador, a Royal Hideaway Hotel offers 286 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and MP3 docking stations. Beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 48-inch LED televisions come with premium cable channels, video-game consoles, and pay movies. Coffee/tea makers and minibars are provided. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, laptop-compatible safes, and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in December 2016.

  • Minibar
  • iPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • LED television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Pillow options
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Gaming console
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily.

El Jardin del Embajador - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Los Porches - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Royal Club Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.

Nearby Things to Do

A fitness facility and outdoor pool provide recreation.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Number of treatment rooms 1 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 12 
  • 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.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

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 1 PM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets: USD 15 per pet, per night

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

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 40.00 per vehicle
  • Pet fee: USD 15 per pet, per night
This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Name

  • El Embajador
  • Embajador
  • Occidental El Embajador
  • Occidental El Embajador Hotel
  • Occidental El Embajador Hotel Santo Domingo
  • Occidental El Embajador Santo Domingo
  • Occidental Embajador
  • El Embajador Royal Hideaway Hotel Santo Domingo
  • El Embajador Royal Hideaway Hotel
  • El Embajador Royal Hideaway Santo Domingo
  • El Embajador Royal Hideaway
  • El Embajador a Royal Hideaway Hotel

You should know

El Embajador, a Royal Hideaway Hotel offers transfers from the airport. Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel. Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the resort before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.