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If heading to the stunning shores of the Dominican Republic has been on your mind, you have arrived in the right place. The team of dedicated travel experts at Voyage Privé has some incredible deals for stays in this Caribbean hotspot that we are ready to tell you more about.

Why take a last-minute trip to the Dominican Republic?

From its rich cultural history to its art, food and nightlife, there are various reasons to plan a last-minute Dominican Republic holiday experience. It is a region that is known for its friendly, welcoming people, amazing landscapes, tropical sunshine, the tallest mountain in the Caribbean and some of the top beaches in the world. Our Voyage Privé travel team is ready to assist you in locating a hotel, resort or travel deal that is ideally suited to your requirements.

The Voyage Privé travel expert's opinion on last-minute holidays in the Dominican Republic

Whether you crave world-class dining and non-stop nightlife or want to spend time relaxing on the beach, the Dominican Republic has you covered. It is also the perfect destination for travellers who are interested in history and culture. When you book with our travel expert here at Voyage Privé, finding your most suitable itinerary is simple and easy. You must check out an impressive range of exclusive, members-only deals.

5 things to do on a last-minute trip to the Dominican Republic

1. Explore Santo Domingo

As the capital of the Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo is a thriving city with plenty to explore. You will find some amazing beaches, top-rated restaurants, and plenty of great nightlife opportunities.

2. Salto de Jimenoa Uno

If you are looking for incredible scenery while on a last-minute Dominican Republic holiday, Salto de Jimenoa Uno is the perfect option. It consists of three waterfalls that cascade some 60 metres down from a hole in a rock cliff that hovers above.

3. Los Haitises National Park

Covering some 1,600 square kilometres of beautiful mangroves, Los Haitises National Park is the perfect destination for a day trip during your getaway to the Dominican Republic. The park is home to many unique species of wildlife that include the Hispaniolan Piculet and the Ridgway's Hawk.

4. Lake Enriquillo

Lake Enriquillo is the largest lake in the Caribbean and home to diverse wildlife, such as pink flamingoes, lizards and crocodiles. It is recommended that travellers book a guided tour to see this amazing location in all its glory.

5. The Catedral Primada de América

Built in 1514, the Catedral Primada de América is one of the most iconic structures in the Dominican Republic. Audio-guided tours are available in a variety of languages at the church's front entrance.

Which hotel to choose for your last-minute stay in the Dominican Republic

1.?Zoëtry Agua Punta Cana 5*

A stay at Zoëtry Agua Punta Cana 5* is the perfect way to experience a truly unforgettable last-minute Dominican Republic holiday. It is an oceanfront property that features 96 cane-thatched luxury suites on a white-sand beach. You will love the stunning views of the Caribbean as well as the optional excursion to Los Haitises National Park.

2.?Hideaway at Royalton Punta Cana 5*

The Hideaway at Royalton Punta Cana 5* is one of the most popular options for a Dominican Republic holiday that takes advantage of all that this world-class destination offers. The property features four swimming pools and a lineup of restaurants serving mouth-watering cuisine.

3.?Viva Wyndham V Samana 5*

Viva Wyndham V Samana 5* is an unforgettable 5-star property that is highly recommended for a last-minute Dominican Republic getaway. The resort features an outdoor infinity pool and an on-site restaurant serving a range of mouthwatering dishes. When you are done seeing the sights or spending time on the beach, you can head to the spa for a therapeutic session.

4.?Caribe Deluxe Princess 5*

The Caribe Deluxe Princess 5* is located next to Bávaro Beach in the Dominican Republic. It is a renowned resort that features international restaurants, swimming pools, spa treatments and a range of energetic watersports. You will also enjoy convenient proximity to Punta Cana Airport, which is only a 25-minute drive away.

5.?Secrets Royal Beach 5*

You will surely enjoy an unforgettable last-minute Dominican Republic travel experience while staying at the Secrets Royal Beach 5*. It is an adults-only accommodation choice that is perfect for a romantic getaway with your partner. During your stay, you will enjoy the comfort of an upgraded Junior Suite with a Pool View. On-site amenities include six restaurants, nightly entertainment and plenty of available activities.

Practical information on last-minute travel to the Dominican Republic

When heading to the Dominican Republic for an unforgettable holiday experience, you want to make sure you bring your beach clothes, sandals, swimwear and sunglasses along. You also want to pack your devices' travel plug adapters and charging cables. The local currency is the Dominican peso, and the official language is Spanish.

What is the weather like in the Dominican Republic?

The Dominican Republic experiences a warm tropical climate on a year-round basis. Seasonal mean temperatures range from 20? to 25?C in the winter and 25? to 27?C during warmer times of the year.

What budget to plan

When it comes to a budget for your last-minute Dominican Republic holiday, the best advice that we can give is to include some extra cash. Short-notice travel bookings are often put together quickly, so you might not have as much planning time as you normally would.

How to get to the Dominican Republic

With non-stop and one-stop flights regularly leaving from major UK airports, booking travel to the Dominican Republic is simple and convenient. The average flight time is around 9 hours and 15 minutes.

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