Destination guide

The historic area of Colonial Zone awaits your stay

Take a vacation to Colonial Zone and enjoy the area's museums, history and live music. Well known for its cafés, shopping and monuments, this walkable city won't disappoint. Cathedral of Santo Domingo and Parque Colon are just a couple of the must-sees. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Colonial Zone

Do you want to find things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that Colonial Zone has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Agua Splash Caribe Aquatic Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • National Aquarium (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • National Zoological Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Santo Domingo Country Club (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Colonial Zone

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Colonial Zone is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Parque Colon (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Hostos Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Plaza de la Cultura (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Guibia Beach (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Three Eyes Park (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Jardin Botanico Nacional (5 mi / 8 km)

How to get to and around Colonial Zone

The nearest airport is in Santo Domingo (JBQ-La Isabela Intl.), located 9.4 mi (15.1 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Santo Domingo (SDQ-Las Americas Intl.), which is 14.1 mi (22.6 km) away.

Where to stay around Ciudad Colonial?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 113 holiday lettings near Ciudad Colonial. From 30 Houses to 57 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Ciudad Colonial area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Ciudad Colonial?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ciudad Colonial:

  • Ensanche Independencia: 61 holiday homes
  • Downtown Santo Domingo: 222 holiday homes
  • Los Frailes: 41 holiday homes
  • Viejo Arroyo Hondo: 58 holiday homes
  • Gascue: 135 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Ciudad Colonial?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Ciudad Colonial. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • House of Tostado (La Casa de Tostado): 593 holiday lettings
  • Church of Saint Barbara: 589 holiday lettings
  • Amber Museum: 590 holiday lettings
  • Plaza España: 589 holiday lettings
  • House of Bastidas (Casa de Bastidas): 591 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Ciudad Colonial listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Ciudad Colonial?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 30 Houses in Ciudad Colonial. Our other popular types of Ciudad Colonial holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 57 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 53 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Ciudad Colonial?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 33 holiday homes with pool available in Ciudad Colonial. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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