Find American history at Hostal Nicolas de Ovando

Hostal Nicolas de Ovando, Santo Domingo

Who? Hostal Nicolas de Ovando

What? Delve into a real bit of history at Hostal Nicolas de Ovando, the former residence of the town’s founder Governor Nicolas de Ovando. The hotel is an UNESCO site and is situated on Calle Las Damas, the first paved road in the New World. Retaining much of of the original structures, the extremely spacious hotel boasts a quiet colonial charm.

When? Open year round

Where? Calle Las Damas, Cuidad Colonial, 10211 – Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

How? For more information, see

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