Sublime Samana Hotel & Residences, Dominican Republic
Located on the dazzling Samaná Peninsula in the Dominican Republic’s Samaná province, Sublime Samana is approximately 20 minutes from Samana’s El Catey Airport and 90 minutes from Las Americas International Airport in Santo Domingo. The property is idyllically set amongst the dramatic lush, green jungle-clad hills and fine- sand beaches of the Dominican Republic’s most magnificent region. Discover the treasure between the hills and fine-sand beaches of Samana.
• The wood-paneled and art-adorned interior of Bistro is perfectly complemented by large windows and a beautiful terrace allowing a casual, yet elegant feel. The full-service restaurant is connected to Bistro’s lounge where guests can enjoy a refreshing cocktail or glass of wine before or after meals. Bistro’s menu changes on a regular basis and is based on the availability of fresh and seasonal local ingredients. Open for breakfast from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM and dinner from 7 PM to 10:30 PM.
• Maximize your experience in the mesmerizing tropical haven by eating breakfast or lunch at the Beachside Grill Palapa. For guests looking to cool off and grab a drink without having to leave the comforts of the sand, the grill’s beachside bar offers ‘cocos fríos,’ a local favorite, as well as frozen tropical concoctions perfect for a day in the sun. Open for lunch from 11 AM to 8 PM.
• Forget all your worries as you enjoy the cool, casual atmosphere and good music as well as a wide variety of seasonal drinks at Bar Bistro, available from 11 AM to 11 PM. If you are looking to relax with a cocktail before or after dinner, the lounge at the Gazebo is the perfect place for you.
Experiences at Sublime Samana
The Coconut Whispers Spa is filled with nutritional properties and purifying energies that help with healing both the physical and spiritual well-being. A unique experience that touches all the senses and where the aromas, flavors, and textures converge to give you an unforgettable memory. Facilities include a couples cabin, single cabins, wet cabin, Vichy shower, Temazcal, Jacuzzi and lounge and his and her locker rooms.
Los Haitises National Park is a national verdant treasure. The name, Haiti, comes from the Taíno language meaning highland. The park has the greatest diversity of fauna, including two endemic mammal species threatened with extinction. Visitors can reach this popular ecotourism destination by speedboat to explore caves adorned with pictographs, admire rich tropical vegetation teeming with seabirds, and swim in crystal clear natural swimming pools around Cano Hondo.
A half-hour away from Las Terrenas lies the starting point of the unforgettable hike to the 52-metre-high El Limon Waterfall. Guests have the option to either horseback or walk their way to the destination. On horse, the trek should take less than an hour while on foot the trek could be longer, depending on each individual's fitness level. The guided excursion will take you through an uneven, uphill terrain where you can appreciate the surrounding flora and fauna found on the way to the waterfall.
You can't say you've experienced the best of Samana if you haven't ziplined through its luscious verdant terrain. To begin your mid-air experience, first you must walk through a plank before getting hooked on to this 1,000 foot long ziplining experience. The zipline adventure has 12 lines and 13 stations where you can take your time photographing and admiring the miles of greenery across the field. The reward at the end of this ride is the beautiful Lulu Waterfall.
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