La Calle San Juan #8,
Samana
Phone: (829) 342-5234
Email: click here to email us
Website: click here to visit

Description

ABOUT SAMANA ISLAND HOSTEL

Peninsula of Samana
Santa Barbara, Samana
[two blocks from the sea / Great Bay of Samana] www.tropicalislandbb.com/
Budget-oriented accommodations for persons on a tight budget, who would prefer to self-cater as much as possible to save money!

1. VERY BASIC HOSTEL ACCOMMODATIONS: $9-$24 US pp per night
[two day minimum stay]

  • Tiny Room for 1-3 persons: Bunk: dbl & sgl beds,ensuite bath. Priv. entrance. Fridge, microwave, coffee maker.
  • Larger Room for 1-4 persons:Bunk: dbl & sgl beds plus twin bed,ensuite bath.Priv ent. Fridge. microwave,coffee maker.
  • All linens provided; Hotwater; Wi-Fi. Netflix access;
  • Rates: www.tropicalislandbb.com/HostelRates.htm
  • For prompt reply to your questions & to reserve kindly email.


2. MINI-HOSTEL APT: for 1-4 persons: $10-$40 US pp per night 
[three-day minimum stay]

  • Bedroom with queen size bed and ensuite bath
  • Futon (for two) in very small living area.
  • Kitchenette equipped with basic utensils, refrigerator, stove.
  • Wi-Fi, cable TV with DVD player/variety of movies. Netflix access .
  • Hot water / shower. All Linens.
  • Optional: Air-conditioning (additional)
  • Details & Photos:: http://www.tropicalislandbb.com/HostelApt.htm
  • For prompt reply to your questions & to reserve, kindly email.

3. FOR 5-7 PERSONS: TWO PRIVATE ROOMS: $9-$13 US pp per night.
2-Day Minimum Stay.
These budget-oriented bright cheerful accommodations are centrally located & are just perfect for a family or small group of friends travelling together to explore Samana's beautiful beaches, Barcardi Island or to enjoy whale-watching during the months of Jan-Mar. Microwave, fridge, coffee maker, WiFi. All linens.
For details: www.tropicalislandbb.com/BasicRooms.htm.


4. FOR 6-7 PERSONS: MINI-APT + ADDITIONAL BEDROOM:$10-$12 US pp per night:
2-Day Minimum Stay

Perfect for families or large groups. Centrally located.Located two blocks from the sea, boats to Barcardi Island & all public transportation.
  • Apartment: 2-4 persons: Bedroom queen size bed, futon for 2 in living area, ensuite bath. Cable TV, DVD player, WiFi.
  • Upstairs: Tiny room: 2-3 persons. Private entrance. Bunk beds, entsuite bath. Microwave, fridge, coffee maker. WiFi.
  • For details & rates: www.tropicalislandbb.com/Groups.htm .
  • For prompt reply to your questions & to reserve, please email.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
Contact: Marilyn at [email protected]
Website: www.tropicalislandbb.com/SamanaHostel.htm
Rates: www.tropicalislandbb.com/HostelRates.htm
Reservations: [email protected] 
For prompt reply to questions & to reserve, kindly email.

ABOUT OUR AFFILIATED HOSTEL:
  • For luxurious hostel accommodations at our affiliated hostel in the mountains: in the beautiful little mountain village of Jarabacoa--where adventurers enjoy river rafting, canyoning, horseback riding, mountain climbing-- please visit the following website for information & photos: www.JarabacoaHostel.com or www.tropicalislandbb.com/JarabacoaHostel.htm
  • Contact: [email protected] ; [email protected]

 

 

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"Simple, great price, good care"
Oct 2016
our group was well taken care of more
"Reveiw Samana Island Hostel"
Oct 2016
The room was very clean, which for me is very important. There were some comfortable things I also appreciated as a refrigerator, microwave, free coffee, tea and water and facilities ... more
"Samana island hostel is just the perfect place to stay in Samaná city"
Feb 2016
I was looking for a clean simple basic place to sleep. I stayed in the very small basic room. For a single traveller it has everything you need and even ... more
"Home away from home!"
Feb 2016
This was the 3rd time we planned this visit to Samana... 1st a hurricane ( Georges) stopped us then on another ocation I got hepatitis ... any way this visit ... more
"Perfect for a Budgettrip !"
Feb 2016
Us, 4 girls, came to Samana for a few days of vacation. We stayed in one of the smaller rooms and payed $12/night each, which was perfect for our limited ... more
"incredable 2 weeks"
Jan 2016
My husband and I stayed in the apartment hostel for 2 weeks and loved it. You have your own little kitchen to make meals if you wish. If not there ... more
"loved this place!"
Mar 2015
We loved staying here and were very comfortable so we could enjoy our vacation in Samana! I would definitely recommend this hostel to others! more
"loved loved loved it"
Mar 2015
You came highly recommended by a dear friend of ours. Our rooms where neat and clean and very comfortable. Marilyn made us feel right at home. She even stayed up ... more
"Best vacation to date!"
Mar 2015
I stayed in Samana with Marilyn for 10 days and I can truthfully say it was the best and easiest vacation I've taken to date! Marilyn was extremely helpful and ... more
"Fantastic !!!"
Mar 2015
I had a group of my friends come in for a visit, and we wanted to spend a few days at the beach.. We were looking for a place with ... more
"Wonderful time!"
Mar 2015
This place and our stay were exactly waht we were looking for. Very simple (hostel) yet, clean and comfortable. Marilyn and her staff were very frendly. We sure hope we ... more
"Perfect stay in Samana"
Mar 2015
Me and my friends stayed here for 3 nights and had a great time, felt welcome by Marilyn and other friends. The place was well situated, in a walkable distance ... more
"Great location"
Mar 2015
We thoroughly enjoyed our 3 night stay in Samana. We were made very welcome. We liked the accommodation. It does what it says on the tin (English expression!!). Great value ... more
"Great location"
Mar 2015
Thank you Marilyn for our lovely stay in your hostel. We really enjoyed our 3 nights with you. You could have not done more to make us feel so welcome ... more
"Love love it!!"
Feb 2015
We loved our stay in Marilyn's hostel!! For many reasons, 1) Marilyn and Nilda are wonderful!! They know exactly what is going on and they make everything happen! You will ... more
"Great little homE away from home!"
Feb 2015
This little hostle is a great place to stay. The prices are fantastically the beds are comfy and the owner Marilyn is a sweety. She helped us arrange whale watching ... more
"Amazing place to be"
Feb 2015
We 'd a great time by Marylin. She has a warm hospitality and we feel from the first moment ad home. We slept well in a kingsize bed in a ... more
"comfortable, relaxed and economical accomadation in Samana"
Feb 2014
Just a great spot, comfortable, relaxing and very reasonable price in the heart of beutiful Samana. We heartily recommend this lodging to all. We felt at home and able to ... more
"A great time in service! Enjoyed the hospitality of so many friends!"
Dec 2014
This is Pierre & Josie. We wanted to thank you for all you did for us in the Dominican Republic.... so enjoyed spending a great deal of time in service ... more
"Great Time!"
Oct 2014
We had a great time in Samana. Marilyn was a wonderful hostess and very knowledgeable about the area. Her place is centrally located in town and has easy access to ... more
"Most comfy stay"
Jan 2015
First of all Marilyn is a kind loving sister that as soon as we met her, her smiling face greeted us! We stayed in the hostel which was small but ... more
"Fantastic little B&B"
Dec 2014
Marilyn was an exceptional hostess who made us feel extremely welcome and comfortable. This was an enjoyable little hostel that really felt like home. Marilyn was extremely helpful with booking ... more
"Loved the house and love Marilyn. Excellent place for JW's"
Dec 2014
Loved staying with Marilyn, she is an awesome host! The house is comfortable and spacious, you never have to look for a quiet place. Marilyn is a hard worker and ... more
"Fun Stay"
Jan 2015
We had never stayed in a "hostel" before, but this was a great stay. It was a good price, and the accommodations were clean and all that we needed, with ... more
"great time"
Oct 2012
We had a great time in Samana. Marilyn was a wonderful hostess and very knowledgeable about the area. Her place is centrally located in town and has easy access to ... more
"Loving & Generous Hospitality!"
Feb 2014
Thank you so much for the loving & generous hospitality that you provided to me & the girls during our stay here. Thank you also for going out of your ... more
"Cute and comfy"
Oct 2012
We really enjoyed our stay at Marylin's bed and breakfast. The rooms and the house are large and comfortable with its own fridge, computer and wifi. We had a very ... more
"Wonderful Accomodations"
Aug 2012
My wife and I spent an entire week for our anniversary at the Tropical Island Bed and Breakfast (TIBB) August 2013 and had the most wonderful time. When we first ... more
"From missionaries in Nicaragua: We really enjoyed our stay!"
Feb 2012
We, Daniel, Ana, Manuel and myself, Sonia, really enjoyed visiting you in Samana! Although it is true that we went to see the sights, the highlight of our stay was ... more
"A wonderful experience! Lovely place! Housekeeper was wonderful!"
Aug 2011
I apologize for writing this so late, but better late than never! I just wanted to say thank you so much for our stay at the bed and breakfast, it ... more
"My visit to Samana was a piece of paradise for sure, a taste of the new world to come! Wonderful hospitality, warmth & love! I would not trade that experience for anything!"
Feb 2012
I just want to thank you for the wonderful hospitality and warmth that you so unselfishly showed me on my trip to Samana last week. Even though most of the ... more
"Reminiscing: Your darling house! Beautiful garden! Sitting by the shore drinking great Dominican coffee! Loved walking the country roads in the ministry!"
Apr 2011
Just a note to you folks at TIBB!

I think of you often, especially this past winter, I would think of you & your darling house & the beautiful garden & ... more
"We cannot say enough about TIBBs hospitality and kindness!"
Jan 2011
We cannnot say enough about TIBBs hospitality and kindness!

One of our fondest memories is of our breakfasts together with up building conversations! Our itinerary was pretty adventuresome; one that most ... more
"Thank you soooooo much for such a wonderfully fun and spiritually upbuilding vacation!"
Nov 2010
Thank you soooooo much for such a wonderfully fun and spiritually upbuilding vacation. You and all those we met made it a time that I will never forget!

Celeste Rockett
Cleveland, Ohio more
"We have not stopped telling stories about our Hostess!"
Nov 2010
We had such a great time in Samana! TIBB took such great care of us! What hospitality! We have not stopped telling stories about our hostess! We loved the zeal ... more
"A Happy Place with Happy People!"
Jun 2010
When you go to the Tropical Island Bed & Breakfast, you go to a happy place & you are surrounded by happy people, Marilyn, our happy hostess & Rodolfo, our ... more
"Wonderful! Relaxing! Definitely will see you again!"
Apr 2010
We had a wonderfully, relaxing, yet faith strengthening time! Everyone at TIBB truly gives from the heart! Thank you for all the experiences. We definitely will see you again!

Willie, Tish ... more
"Breakfast was top notch!"
Apr 2010
Thank you so much for taking such good care of us and all of the arrangements. If no one has told you before that breakfast is top notch. Our time ... more
"Rested & Happy!"
Nov 2009
We are very happy to have stayed at TIBB for the past week. We were able to rest, which was our main reason to visit Samana. We visited El Limon, ... more
"I cannot believe how much effort & preparation you folks there at TIBB put into my travel arrangements!"
Oct 2009
I cannot believe how much effort and preparation you folks there at TIBB put into my travel arrangements! The Friends are not going to believe my story ..! I feel ... more