HOTEL: Renovated in 2003, this 3-storey luxury hotel dating back to the 16th century offers 101 double rooms and 3 suites. The main building comprises a reception desk, a hairdressing salon and a lounge. Guests may like to take a drink in one of the 2 bars and those arriving by car may take advantage of the hotel's car park or garage facilities. Room and laundry services complete the amenities on offer. The hotel is completely accessible to the disables and includes conference facilities. The impressive architecture is combined with former colonial charm and contemporary design. La Residence restaurants serves exclusive cuisine, while guests are also able to enjoy a rum in Cibao Cigar Club. LOCATION: This elegant hotel is located at the heart of the colonial town of Santo Domingo and lies around 30 km from Las Americas Airport. 'El Conde' shopping area is located just a few minutes away. ROOM: The modern rooms come with an en suite bathroom with hairdryer, a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, an Internet connection, a minibar/ fridge, a king-sized double bed and a hire safe. SPORT: In the outdoor complex is a swimming pool and a sun terrace. Tropical drinks are served by the pool. Guests may make use of the sauna to help them unwind. Tennis facilities and a gym are additionally available. ADITIONAL: Guests may select breakfast from a buffet.