Just a 10-minute walk from Santo Domingo’s colonial centre, Hotel Riparbella offers a café, free parking and air-conditioned rooms with free Wi-Fi and city views. Boca Chica Beach is a 25-minute drive away. Each room at the Riparbella features cable TV, a mini-fridge and a safe. Some rooms have a balcony, and all offer a private bathroom with a shower. The property can also arrange skin care and make-up services. Bars and restaurants can be found within a 10-minute walk, while shopping centres can be found within a 10-minute drive. Information about the local area is available from the Riparbella’s 24-hour reception.