Emotions Beach Resort, an Expression of Hodelpa
Boulevard Juan Dolio
Juan Dolio, San Pedro de Macoris
Dominican Republic

Distance from hotel to city of Santo Domingo, 40 minutes. Distance from hotel to Las Americas International Airport (SDQ), 20 minutes.  

Emotions an Expression of Hodelpa located in Juan Dolio in a privileged beach area, just 40 minutes away from the city of Santo Domingo and 20 minutes away from Las Americas International Airport. A magic Moment in the middle of an impressive view of the Caribbean Sea. Amazing white sand beach with exuberant tropical vegetation, gazebo by the shore and unforgettable sunsets. The essentia, a section created to satisfy the most demanding travelers. Rooms located on the same beach front recreation, private beach and ocean front pool. Enjoy and share a variety of drinks or cocktail at Essentia Exclusive bar & lounge. A worldwide famous beers selection has been chosen at Milwaukee Beer House, you can enjoy them and share as the master brewers style. Wines from around the world are available for purchase at Oak Wine & Cheese. Evolution Spa & Fitness, featuring sauna and steam room. Snickers are included during training section.  



Emotions! Beyond yourself!  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Accommodations (336)
  • Accommodations for Physically Challenged Guests
  • Activities
  • Activities Desk
  • Aerobic Classes
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Archery
  • Babysitting Services ($)
  • Banquet Room
  • Barber Shop ($)
  • Bars (4)
  • Beach (nearby)
  • Beach (onsite)
  • Beach Club
  • Beauty Salon ($)
  • Bicycles
  • Billiards
  • Business Services
  • Car Rental ($)
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Casino (nearby) ($)
  • Children's Activities
  • Children's Club
  • Children's Playground
  • Climbing (wall)
  • Coffee Shop
  • Concierge
  • Conference Hall ($)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Disco/Nightclub
  • Dive Center
  • Diving
  • Doctor (on call) ($)
  • Dry Cleaning Services ($)
  • Entertainment
  • Event Services ($)
  • Facilities for Physically Challenged Guests
  • Fitness Center
  • Front Desk (24-hour)
  • Game Room
  • Gift Shop
  • Gym
  • Health Club
  • Hospitality Desk
  • Internet Access (high speed, wireless)
  • Internet Access (Wi-Fi)
  • Laundry Services ($)
  • Lounges
  • Massage Services ($)
  • Meeting Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong
  • Pool (children's)
  • Pool (outdoor) (3)
  • Poolside Beverage Service
  • Restaurants (8)
  • Rock Climbing Wall
  • Sauna
  • Security (24-hour)
  • Snack Bar (2)
  • Spa
  • Suites
  • Sundries Shop ($)
  • Table Tennis
  • Teen Club
  • Tennis Court (daytime)
  • Tennis Courts
  • Tour Desk
  • Tours & Excursions ($)
  • Towels (beach/pool)
  • Travel Agency ($)
  • Umbrellas (pool)
  • Volleyball (beach)
  • Volleyball (beach)
  • Watersports
  • Watersports (non-motorized)
  • Wedding Coordinator ($)
  • Wedding Site
Air Conditioned Lobby Essentia Club Batting cage Golf (nearby) (free shuttle) Miniature Golf (nearby) (free shuttle) Organic Market ($) Wine & cheese shop ($) The Strip - a variety of shops from all places of the world along a walking path is available for all our guests. ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Markets (back to top)

All Inclusive, Beach, Conventions, Dive, Family Friendly, Adults Only, Honeymoon, Romance, Spa, Wedding and Golf.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 12 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  


• Superior - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Deluxe - 4 adults or 2 adults and 3 children.  

• Adults Superior - 4 adults.  

• Club Essentia Garden - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  


• Superior - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Deluxe Family - 4 adults or 2 adults and 3 children or 3 adults and 2 children.  

• Adults Only - 4 adults.  

• Club Essentia Garden - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Essentia Swim Up - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Essentia Ocean View - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

Superior, (SUP) Rooms surrounded by spacious gardens include safety deposit boxes at no cost, fully equipped bathrooms, air conditioners, steam iron and ironing board available upon request, mini bar (includes water, soda and beer).  

Deluxe Family, (formerly Deluxe) Spacious rooms surrounded by tropical gardens, Maximum capacity for 5 people, Equipped with 2 queen beds, Bathroom with innovative design that allows several persons to use it privately at the same time plus 2 washbasins, Cable TV and USB port, Radio, Iron and ironing board, Personal care amenities, Umbrella, Hairdryer, Mini Bar, Safety deposit box, Telephone, Coffee maker and supplies.  

Adults Only, (formerly Adults Superior) in exclusive areas for adults who must be 18 years old to reserve include private pool and Jacuzzi, 15 minute complimentary massage for couples when staying 4 or more nights, Egyptian cotton linens, bathrobe and slippers for use during stay.  

Club Essentia Garden, (IR2) Located on the beach front. Bathrobes and slippers, Magnifying mirror, Free safe-deposit box with space for laptop, Comfort a la Carte Program: Beds Royal Butterfly Plus, Anti clip clarity for curtains, Egyptian cotton linens, Feathers and anti-allergy pillows, Anti-allergy blankets, Personal care amenities by Pascal Morabito, Turndown service, Daily mini bar, Free high speed Premium Wi-Fi, Pool towels available directly in your room, Iron and ironing board and umbrella.  

• Guests will receive Essentia Club amenities.  

11/1/2018 Essentia Swim Up, TBA  

11/1/2018 Essentia Ocean View, TBA  

Club Essentia Amenities:  

• Private pool and beach area with Balinese beds, chaise lounge  

• Tours to Colonial City of Santo Domingo (with a minimum of 4 nights stay)  

• Private check in and check-out at the Essentia lounge  

• Access to Essentia lounge with concierge service -30 minutes complimentary massage (minimum 4 nights stay)  

• Priority in a-la-carte restaurants reservation  

• Rooms offer fully equipped bathroom with shower, bathrobe and slippers for use during stay, magnifying mirror, pillows menu, evening turndown service, mini bar re-stocked daily, pool towels in the room, Egyptian cotton linens, Pascal Morabito bathroom amenities  

All accommodations include: refrigerator, mini-bar, room service (limited), accommodations (for physically challenged guests), safe (in accommodation), accommodations (non-smoking), safety deposit box, air conditioning, shower, alarm clock, telephone, balcony, television (remote controlled, cable), blackout drapes, turndown service (available upon request), ceiling fan, wake-up calls, crib (on request), hairdryer, housekeeping, internet access (high speed, wireless), iron, ironing board, maid service and accommodations (ADA compliant).  

Miscellaneous Amenities Board Games Bathrobes (some accommodations) Coffee/Tea Maker Premium Bedding (some accommodations)  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Ola Lola Beach Bar, Located at the beach. Opens everyday from 10:00am to midnight. Bricked oven pizza shop. Snacks and drinks.  

Tiki Tiki Pool Bar, Located by the pool side. Opens everyday from 8:00am to midnight. Serves snacks and drinks.  

Ergos, A 3 meal international buffet. Free seating. Air conditioning in the buffet area. Breakfast 6:00am-10:00am. Lunch 12:00pm-3:00pm. Dinner 7:00pm-10:00pm. Resort casual attire. Swimwear and barefoot not allowed.  

Tropico Restaurant, Buffet.  

One, Our coffee shop is part of all-inclusive offers coffee options from around the world to choose from. Opens from 10:00am to 11:00pm.  

Bigaro Grill(*), Seafood Grill not included. Supplement applies.  

• Opens every night for dinner from 7:00pm to 10:00pm, capacity for 40.  

• Beach front outdoor area. Smoking is allowed. Resort elegant attire.  

• Extra Charge.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

Pitahaya Organic Market, From personal care to snacks and fruits.  

• A wide selection of organic products for consumption at the resort or to take home. Extra charge. Opens everyday from 10:00am to 10:00pm.  

Amici(*), Italian Trattoria. A la carte, opens every night for dinner from 7:00pm-10:00pm, capacity for 75. Last seating 9:45pm. Air conditioned. Non-smoking. Resort Casual attire.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

Lolita, Mexican cuisine.  

Oregano(*), Dominican Fusion. A la carte, opens every night from 7:00pm-10:00pm, capacity for 75. Air conditioned. Non-smoking. Resort Casual attire.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

Wet Feet, Sunset dining experience by the pool or beach with personalized menu.  

Milwaukee Beer House & Sport Bar, Local beer included, international beer at low cost. All of our selections has been chosen so that you can enjoy it and share it as Milwaukee pioneers master brewers style. Open every day from 3:00pm to midnight.  

Oak Wine & Cheese, A variety of wines from around the world available for you to purchase and available at any of our restaurants, house wine included. Opens everyday from 3:00pm to midnight.  

Bonus Features (back to top)


2018-2019 Bonus Features:  


• Bottled water  

• Chaise lounges  

• Daily activities  

• Towels  

• Free transportation to golf club with purchase of golf package  

• Use of fitness center  

• Use of tennis courts  

• Watersports (non-motorized)  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)


Gala Supplement:  

• A Holiday & New Year's Eve Gala dinner supplement will apply.  

Local Attractions (back to top)

Tourist Attractions Nearby:  

• Los Delfines Aqua Park: 13.5 miles(22 kms)  

• Cueva de las Maravillas  

• Santo Domingo City: 31 miles(50 kms)  

• Colonial City: 29 miles(47 kms)  

• Teeth of the Dog Golf Club