Piergiorgio Palace Hotel
the Piergiorgio Palace Hotel
Palace Hotel is a charming and beautiful hotel of Sosua, Puerto Plata very
famous by its gastronomic restaurant La Puntilla de Piergiorgio an authentic
- Colonial Tour and Travel
Piergiorgio Palace Hotel is located in the historic, seaside resort town
of Sosua, just 15 minutes from the Gregorio Luperon International
Airport in Puerto Plata.
At Sosua on the North Coast of the Dominican Republic.
Situated in this wonderful countryside, is the ideal place to relax,
regenerate your batteries, forget every day stress and rebuild your
strength for the future. The oceanfront Piergiorgio Palace Hotel **** is
a Caribbean dream-vision, Cliffside, above Sosua Bay.
A dream realized by Italian fashion designer, Piergiorgio, this white
clapboard inn has a wrap-around verandah adorned with ornamental
gingerbread, characteristic of Sosua’s glory days in the Victorian era.
The front entrance replicates a gazebo and faces a dramatic marble
staircase that ascends to the third-floor, Italianate penthouses with
Romantics take to the pink and white floral guest rooms, half of which
have ocean view, (the rest overlook the kidney-shaped pool). The
bathrooms with their Italian appliances, (bidets, too) add style. With
its own brand of Italian hospitality and friendly Dominican staffers,
the inn has a magnetic charisma and guests have trouble leaving, which
is why three new apartments have been configured for extended stays.
Accommodation at Piergiorgio palace Hotel
All of the spacious rooms with double or kingsize beds are either
with view over the sea or the tropical vegetation. The rooms are
equipped with flowered Chinz-curtains and fitting bed covers, rattan
furniture, tiled floor, auto cooling, TV, safe, telephone (in the
bathroom, too) and hairdryer.
The abundant breakfast buffet at the terrace faced on the ocean and
dinner at the restaurant "La Puntilla de Piergiorgio" -special menu- or
at BBQ Pizzeria "La Terrazza", is included in the quoted prices.
Activities at Piergiorgio Palace Hotel
At Piergiorgio Palace Hotel you can do little or nothing at all.
This Victorian inn is a tranquil oasis separated from its all-inclusive
neighbors. Pick out a chaise lounge at the pool and lose yourself in a
good book. The Spa offers a variety of soothing and therapeutic
from shiatsu to reflexology. Self-Indulge
Or you can get physical with the myriad water sports offered at Sosua
Beach --snorkeling, straddling a banana boat or skiing behind a fast
The town itself is delightful with a full complement of shops, Internet
cafes, bars and restaurants from a schnitzel palace to a French bakery.
Cabarete, a youthful town known in international windsurfing circles, is
just ten minutes to the north. By night, its beachfront restaurants and
clubs heat up to boiling!
Golfers can always be assured of a warm welcome at Piergiorgio’s. An
18-hole, Robert Trent Jones designed course is less than 30 minutes
away, in the Playa Dorada Resort complex. It has some of the most
reasonably priced greens fees in the country.
Similarly, the gorgeous Playa Grande Golf Course is a little more than
30 minutes to the north and it is even less expensive. Described as The
Pebble Beach of the Caribbean, its 10 oceanfront holes overlook soaring
cliffs and an idyllic cove. The hotel is a nice place to come home to
after a full day of Caribbean golf.
Gourmet Specialties at Piergiorgio palace Hotel
Atop a cliff with a steep ocean drop, you are pampered by caring
waiters, as you overlook the precipice and the Atlantic waves crashing
below. Acknowledged as the best-view property in the area, the vista
extends from a panorama of the bay to the smoky, cloud-capped silhouette
of Mt. Isabel de Torres. It’s reputation as Sosua’s most romantic spot,
is equally as renown.
Cascades of pink bougainvillea rustle in the sea breeze. Round tables
are dressed in crisp pink and white linen and by night the shade trees
and colorful tropical plantings and oft-times musicians play in the
bandstand and for special events, folkloric groups.
Piergiorgio Palace Hotel offer a Modified American Plan "MAP" This
includes daily breakfast at the Terrace "Bella vista" and dinner at the
Restaurant "La Puntilla de Piergiorgio" or Pizzeria Barbeque "La
Terrazza de Piergiorgio"
La Terraza Piergiorgio palace
The newest and more casual dining experience, it has an even more
remarkable view. Come for sunset aperitifs and watch the marina
activity, from the riotous banana boats to the sailing yachts, with
white sails against the turquoise waters.
La Terrazza boasts a wood burning oven for pizza and a barbeque. Guests
watch as the chef grills a mix of marinated chicken, steak, ribs, and
pork, and serves it with a secret barbecue sauce from the “old country.”
Also from Italy, the chef adds an authenticity to the pizza. He twirls
it for onlookers as the piano man sings, ‘That’s Amore…when the moon
hits your eye like a big pizza pie.”
After choosing a four-cheese pizza or a margherita, guests head for the
antipasto buffet. A sweet finale is a perfect tiramisu with a steaming
cappuccino. Life is good at Piergiorgio’
Caribbean Weddings in Piergiorgio Palace Hotel
Piergiorgio Palace Hotel is as pretty as a honeymoon picture, and in
fact, every year, dozens of newlyweds pose in front of the white,
oceanfront gazebo. The Caribbean sunset and the idyllic panoramic view
provide the perfect setting for that special lifetime event.
That is the initial reason so many couples choose to tie the knot here
and take their honeymoon at the hotel. The relative ease of getting
married in the Dominican Republic is another. The efficient and caring,
bilingual staff at Piergiorgio can coordinate a totally memorable event
for you and your party. Various wedding packages are available that,
through previous arrangement, may include the priest, rabbi or judge,
license, flowers, music, cake, beverages and special honeymoon favors in
The wedding package includes:
•Organization of the ceremony
•Celebration of the wedding ceremony with the judge, marriage license
and of the ceremony into English
•Flower decoration of the wedding table
•Flower bouquet for the bride
•Buttonhole for the groom
•One bottle of sparkling wine
•Photo service – 14 prints
•Live guitar music for the ceremony
•Breakfast in bed the next morning
•Late check-out – subject to availability
A wedding here is an excellent value for the money. The cliff-side La
Puntilla de Piergiorgio Restaurant provides a spectacular setting for
the reception. The surrounding tropical garden and endless ocean view
will complete the picture. Guests will thank you for being able to share
in such an unforgettable event.
You should know Sosua !!
Sosua is located in the heart of the beautiful beach area on the North
Coast (Atlantic Ocean) of the Dominican Republic, about 20 km east of
Puerto Plata, only 5 km from the main airport of the North, Puerto Plata
International and 14 km west of Cabarete.
Actually Sosua is divided into two separate villages which are separated
by a bay at whose base is a sandy white beach more than half a mile long
behind which are located a continuous row of small bars, restaurants and
In addition to sunbathing, it is the scene of a variety of watersports
such as sailing, waterskiing, jet-skiing, and just offshore a short
distance there are banks of coral that are excellent for scuba diving.
Not far away to the east is another beach where the conditions are great
for surfing (with just a board, without sail). Other beaches close by
include Puerto Chiquito, Playa Chiquito and Playita.
To the east of the main beach lies Los Charamicós, formerly a sleepy
fishing village but which has in recent years been converted into a
business and residential sector for the concentration of Dominicans who
have moved into the area to seek work in activities associated with the
tourist industry. Most of the buildings in the centre are old and are
typical of most Dominican villages, with crowded rambling streets and
noisy moto-conchos running up and down the streets.
Practically all of the restaurants serve local dishes, and the ambiance
is typically Dominican. In a few places excellent fish dishes are
It was founded in 1940 when the dictator Trujillo, seeking goodwill from
the international community after having ordered the massacre of almost
20,000 Haitians in the country, offered to take in Jewish refugees from
Germany who were being persecuted by the Nazis. About 600 of them
immigrated, of whom only a small group eventually remained and became
engaged in the dairy and smoked-meat industries.
the Piergiorgio Palace Hotel