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Room type

Superior Room

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Room (Club Embajador )

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Luxury Room (Royal Club)

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Suite ( Club Emabajador)

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)


Get an overview of this hotelCosmopolitan hotel in residential Santo Domingo area

Centrally located in Santo Domingo, Occidental El Embajador is convenient to Plaza de la Bandera and Santo Domingo Country Club.

This 4-star resort is within close proximity of Jardin Botanico Nacional and Palacio de los Deportes Virgilio Travieso Soto.

Make yourself at home in one of the 286 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Rooms have private balconies. Satellite programming and video-game consoles are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Bathrooms have shower/tub combinations and hair dryers.

Head straight for the casino, or wait for that lucky feeling while you enjoy one of the other recreational opportunities, such as an outdoor pool and an outdoor tennis court. Additional features 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-out, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Event facilities at this resort consist of conference space and meeting rooms. Free self parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A large, elegant, rosy lobby featuring glass chandeliers, marble accents, and warm woods greets guests at the 286-room Occidental El Embajador. Facilities include a small casino offering 30 slot machines, five roulette wheels, eight gaming tables, and live music. A small fitness center near the pool includes a sauna, steam room, and four-person spa, with massage available for a fee. This property features 14 meeting rooms. The on-site bakery offers breads and pastries. This property also features a snack bar/deli, and coffee is available in the lobby. Cribs and rollaway beds are free for guests to rent, and childcare/babysitting services are available for a fee. Self-parking is free, and laundry facilities are provided.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 286 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Business center 
  • Casino 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 14 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Year Built 1956 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Free self parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Phone 
  • Video-game console 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 

Where to Eat

El Jardín del Embajador - Offering both elegant and intimate inside seating in a small air-conditioned room and open-air seating in a courtyard shaded by a giant banyan tree, this fine-dining restaurant serves à la carte menus for lunch and dinner featuring choices such as lamb, sea bass, and shrimp.

Los Porches - This poolside spot serves buffet breakfasts and lunches along with à la carte selections and à la carte dinners in an air-conditioned room featuring a beamed ceiling and brick accents.

Las Cotorras - The pool bar features tropical drinks.

Colonial Bar - The lobby bar offers coffee drinks as well as cocktails.

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 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is 1 PM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Awards & Affiliations

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