Santo Domingo is the Capital of Dominican Republic. It is located on the Caribbean sea, however there are no public beaches in the city. The closest beaches are in Juan Dolio and Boca Chica areas.
There is an international airport located in Santo Domingo, so getting there for you and your guests is very easy.
There are many all-inclusive hotels in those 2 areas, as well there are many private estates, villas and condo complexes.
Inside the city there are tons of large chain hotels, such as Hilton, Barcelo, Sheraton and others.
By far, the main attraction of Santo Domingo is the Colonial Zone, dating back over 500 years. It features many ruins, hotels, churches and cathedrals, museums and unusual restaurants.
As Santo Domingo is the biggest city in the entire country, all and every service is available in abundance there.
There are very many different venues spread out in the city, which can be used for a wedding ceremony and a breathtaking reception party. Amongst those are museums, boutique hotels, unique restaurants and the botanical gardens.
For those, who are seeking unusual and one-of-a-kind wedding experience, and are wanting to stay away from the beach, and to, perhaps surround themselves with history, or nature, Santo Domingo is the ideal place.
Guests can be housed in one of the very special (and not so pricey) hotels in the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo, or can stay in one of the larger hotels.
Val's Weddings can organize bus transfers for large groups to Santo Domingo, as well, we can assist with booking the hotels, and, of course arrange all wedding-related services, venues and activities.
During your stay in Santo Domingo, you and your guests can enjoy a few excursions, shopping trips, check out a variety of restaurants, night clubs and even take a ride on a subway!
Please email us to learn more about Santo Domingo wedding venues.