Stay in the heart of Santo Domingo Excellent location – show map

Island Life Hostel is located 650 feet from Alcázar de Colón square and 1,150 feet from Casas Reales Museum. It features a swimming pool and free WiFi in public areas.

The dormitories come with bed linen, fan, reading light and storage lockers. The rooms with attached bathroom have a private bathroom with shower and Air Conditioning.

At Island Life Hostel you will find a hot tub, a garden and barbecue facilities. Other facilities offered at the property include a shared lounge, a games room and a tour desk.

The hostel is 1,650 feet from El Conde street and 2,150 feet from Santo Domingo Cathedral. Las Americas International Airport is 17 mi away.

This is our guests' favorite part of Santo Domingo, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.2 for a two-person trip.

Island Life Hostel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 28, 2014

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Santo Domingo, this property has an excellent location score of 9.4!

Breakfast Info

American

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Triple Room with Bathroom
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  • The staff speaks English
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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Located in the historic old town

Founded by Christopher Columbus's brother, Santo Domingo's old town is the oldest European settlement in the Americas. Everything here is a first – the Americas' first castle, its first cathedral...

What's nearby
  • Alcazar de Colon
    0.1 miles
  • Museo de las casas reales
    0.2 miles
  • Catedral Primada de America
    0.4 miles
  • Mercado Modelo
    0.5 miles
  • Faro a Colon
    1.2 miles
  • Malecon
    1.5 miles
  • National Theatre
    1.8 miles
  • Expreso Bavaro
    1.9 miles
  • Centro Olímpico Juan Pablo Duarte
    2.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Cafe/Bar Parada 77
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Onos
    0.3 miles
  • Restaurant SegaZona
    0.4 miles
Top attractions
  • Palacio de los Deportes Virgilio Travieso Soto
    2.3 miles
  • Estadio Olímpico Félix Sánchez
    2.3 miles
  • Hospiten
    2.6 miles
  • Centro Internacional de Cirugia Avanzada
    2.8 miles
  • Estadio Quisqueya
    2.8 miles
  • Agora Mall
    3.6 miles
  • Blue Mall
    3.7 miles
Public transit
  • Ferry Puerto Santo Domingo
    0.2 miles
Closest Airports
  • La Isabela International Airport
    9.5 miles
  • Las Americas Airport
    14.5 miles
  • Samaná El Catey International Airport
    55.7 miles
How to get to Island Life Hostel from Las Americas Airport
    Taxi
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Amenities of Island Life Hostel
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Darts
  • Pool table
  • Game room
Food & Drink
  • Bar
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Parking options available
  • Street parking
Transportation
  • Airport drop-off Additional charge
  • Airport pickup Additional charge
Services
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Tour desk
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Adults only
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking rooms
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
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House rules Island Life Hostel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

1:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa American Express Island Life Hostel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

National and foreign guests are required to show passport as identification upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Credit card are accepted. There is an extra 4% fee when paying by card.

For more information about groups, please contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Please note that guests are not allowed to bring visitors.

Property does not accept groups of 8 or more people.

FAQs about Island Life Hostel

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Island Life Hostel on this page.

  • Island Life Hostel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Pool table
    • Game room
    • Darts
    • Live sports events (broadcast)

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Island Life Hostel (subject to availability):

    • Street parking

  • Check-in at Island Life Hostel is from 1:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Island Life Hostel is 0.9 miles from the center of Santo Domingo.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Island Life Hostel by:

    • Taxi 30min

  • Guests staying at Island Life Hostel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.9).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • American
    • À la carte

  • The prices at Island Life Hostel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.