Emotions by HODELPA ~ Puerto Plata

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Special Discounted Rates


VERY Special Rates for Travel Industry Staff

Read and learn about Emotions by Hopdelpa and then sample first hand at special industry employee rates. You can then help the hotel and promote and spread the word when you return home.


The Emotions by Hodelpa Playa Dorada is located on the largest beach front of Playa Dorada Puerto Plata, with the most stunning golden sands beach, of the northern coast. 15 minutes away from Puerto Plata International Airport and surrounded by Playa Dorada Golf Course, designed by the famous Robert Trent Jones Sr.

Don't take our word for it! See International Flight Attendant Paul Hudspith's views about this hotel on this short video!


Evolution Spa & Fitness

At Evolution Spa & Fitness we offer innovative and customized treatments in a completely private setting. Relax for a while and enjoy a new state of mind. Pamper yourself! Immerse your senses and discover the calm and purity that refreshes the spirit.


Luxury Rooms

We offer our guests 423 magnifcient and elegant decor rooms, with various services and facilities that will assure your family, couple or friends the dream vacations you all deserve.

Superior rooms
Live a truly unique experience in our comfortable and elegant Superior rooms, that will exceed your expectations. With vibrant decor, modern and functional bathrooms, colorful bedding and all the amenities and facilities you need. Rooms offer 1 King sized or 2 queen sized beds.

Deluxe Family
Our rooms are perfect for a well-deserved vacation with family or friends! In Deluxe Family, everyone can enjoy an ideal break. With fully equipped bathrooms, which can be used by several people at the same time in a totally private setting. Finely furnished in warm colors and contemporary style, with 2 comfortable double Queen beds and personal care amenities for the whole family. (maximum occupancy 5)

Adults Only 
Whether you are looking for a relaxing weekend getaway, your vacations in couple or the perfect place to close a business. Emotions by Hodelpa Playa Dorada offers a wide variety of comfortable and elegant rooms in an exclusive Adults Only area, with special attentions, swimming pool and jacuzzi only for the adults. Rooms offer 1 King sized or 2 queen sized beds.

Swim Out
Our SWIM OUT rooms feature the exclusivity of a private pool on their own terrace. Fully equipped with the best, you can find them with a King size or two Queen beds, according to your preference and availability. A beautiful view and private outdoor terrace awaits you. Rooms offer 1 King sized or 2 queen sized beds.


Room amenities

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Safe-deposit box
  • Individual control air conditioning unit
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Mini bar
  • Complementary Wi-Fi
  • Flat screen with cable and USB port
  • Coffee and tea maker with supplies
  • Personal care amenities
  • One king or two queen beds
  • High quality linen
  • Sealy Butterfly mattress
  • Four anti-allergy pillows
  • Welcome drink
  • Hairdryer
  • Direct dialing telephone



  • Night Club & Casino
  • Evolution Spa & Fitness (Gym - Spa - Beauty Salon).
  • Complementary high speed Wi-Fi.
  • Sauna, Steam and Jacuzzi (at Evolution Spa)
  • 3 outdoor Swimming pools. (Main pool, Sports pool and Kids pool).
  • Sunken Bar (Swim up Bar)
  • 2 Jacuzzis.
  • Theater.
  • Soccer Field. 
  • Wake up call service.
  • Babysitter service upon request.
  • Newspapers available in the lobby.
  • Caribe Gift shop.
  • Teté Jewelry Store.
  • Room Service (Adult only rooms and Swim our rooms only).
  • 24 hours’ front desk.
  • 24-hour CCTV security cameras.
  • European electric adapter on request.
  • Kids Club.
  • Teens Club (13 to 17 years old).
  • Water sports.
  • Climbing Wall.
  • Bow and Arrow range.
  • Tennis Court.


Photo Gallery

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Extra Staff Bonuses!

Book By Extra
For stays during
28 Oct 2021


01 Jan 2021
31 Oct 2021
28 Oct 2021


01 Jan 2021
31 Oct 2021

Space Available Room Upgrades

Space Available Late Check Outs

"Space Available" Room Upgrades and Late Check-out, if granted will be at the time of check-in/check-out and at the sole discretion of the hotel.


Restaurants and bars

ALL INCLUSIVE: Delight your senses with our exquisite and varied gastronomy. Our restaurants offer specialized menus that include local gastronomic elements, exquisitely combined with international ingredients, in such a way you can live a unique experience. Our guests can enjoy a typical Dominican breakfast, buffet style, every day at Ergos, where you will be delighted by the warm breeze and a beautiful view of our beach. We also offer a variety of gastronomic experiences, such as:

  • Oak: Wines from around the world are available for purchase at Oak Wine & Cheese. Also for room service or at any of our restaurants.
  • Milwaukee Beer House: A worldwide famous beers selection has been chosen at Milwaukee Beer House, so you can enjoy them and share them as the master brewers style.
  • Amici: Relax, enjoy our tasty recipes, chat and have fun the Italian way.
  • Bigoro: Enjoy the best lobster selection, at the sea shore
  • One: A coffee lover’s oasis. Options from around the world to
  • Ergo’s: Buffet restaurant with a wide selection for three meals.
  • Wet Feet Dining: Enjoy a wonderful meal with your couple in a unique Wet Feet Dining experience, witnessing a romantic sunset by the pool or at the sea shore.
  • Ola Lola Beach Bar: Enjoy all our types of cocktails with a variety of typical snacks. Ola Lola Beach Bar will be your favorite place for any occasion.
  • Tiki Tiki pool Bar: At the Tiki Tiki pool Bar you can enjoy our fun cocktails and drinks, while you refresh yourself in the pool.



Emotions of the Week & Month

Enjoy an afternoon at the beach with the best set of Dominican live music ~ Dance to the rhythm of merengue and mamajuana. A magical night party at the beach at our Full Moon Party, pool parties, fashion shows and nights to dress up...it is all happening at Emotions by Hodelpa...don't miss out



Your wedding can be the one that no one will ever forget. A magical moment in the midst of a breathtaking view of the Atlantic Ocean, golden sand beach, gazebo on the sea shore and an unforgettable sunset. Our professional wedding decoration team will handle each and every detail, such as helping the bride select a tropical colorful bouquet, the ceremony´s location and the perfect décor.

Our proposal includes: the wedding banquet, drinks, décor of a hall or at an outdoor space overlooking the sea in our sublime beach. Also guests accommodations, so you can make your wedding an all weekend party. We´ll take care to the maximum of every single detail to help you fulfill the dream of celebrating your wedding at the Caribbean, by the sea.


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