These “Villa Tips” are designed as a reference to assist in the planning, preparation, and greatest enjoyment of your stay in Villa Las Pinas. We suggest that you print this document and review at your leisure. See the “Contact Us” section at the end of this document for further resources. We are not affiliated with Casa de Campo, Costasur or Central Romana Corp. in any way.
Our friendly Villa Staff will prepare and serve your breakfast daily, provide general housekeeping and cleaning, assist with questions or service requests, prepare sandwiches or other light fare, and generally attend to your needs. Extended hours for baby sitting etc. may be arranged thru the Villa Manager.
The Villa has comfortable dining room seating for 10 indoors and outdoors. Upon request, we will arrange for a cook to prepare your meals and assemble fine, healthy appetizer plates. There is a Weber gas grill for your use. The villa also has a generous drinking water supply. Although the Resort has a good water filtration system, we do recommend that you only drink this water and use it for making ice cubes. Drinking water is free!
There are telephones in most every room and in all bedrooms. Non-local calls made during your stay will be charged to your account. It is generally expensive to dial internationally, therefore we recommend bringing a laptop computer so you may email your family and friends. The Villa has "High Speed" internet service available for you to plug your portable computer into. This is a free service. We have a Vonage phone at the villa for guests to make calls to the US, Canada and several other countries, which is also free.
At your request, we will arrange for transportation or taxi. Car rental is available at the Hotel. Getting around the resort is generally by 4 passenger "Touring Carts". All are available for a nominal fee.
The Villa has it's own laundry facilities. Our housekeeping staff will do your laundry for you. Dry Cleaning is available at a nominal fee.
Our staff will arrange to have any selected items you may like at the villa upon your arrival. You can email the Villa Manager with a short list of items such as treats, snacks, wine and beer, sandwiches etc.
"Wireless" internet service is available free of charge at the villa. There is a desk area where you can set up your own laptop computer and plug into the service or have WiFi anywhere on the villa property.
The Villa outlets are 110 volts (same as USA). Electrical Adapters (for our European visitors) should be brought with you. Hairdryers are provided in each bathroom.
All year round the daytime temperature at Casa de Campo varies between 77* (25* C) and 86* (29* C).
Year round (except for stays Mid December thru Mid January) :
For stays during the Holidays Season, Mid December thru Mid January:
You can arrange for most of your needs through our villa staff. In addition, there is a supermarket in the Marina where you can find a good variety of practical supplies and nearly anything you might need. There is a pharmacy where you can find regular medications, but you should insure that you bring adequate supplies of prescription medications. There is a nurse on staff at Casa de Campo and an excellent medical center in La Romana.
There is a Resort Fee of $20/person per day. It allows full access to Minitas Beach and includes use of beach chairs and towels as well as significant discounts for activities such as golf, tennis etc.