Sun & Spa Escape to the Dominican Republic: the Bannister Hotel, a Small Luxury Hotels of the World Member


We're feeling ready for the sun about now, and we get that you may be too. So we're very excited about this three-night spa escape at the spectacular, intimate Bannister Hotel, located along the Samaná Bay in the Dominican Republic and a member of the elite Small Luxury Hotels of the World collection,

This travel deal is devoted to making your Caribbean stay seamless, with deluxe one-bedroom, ocean-view suite accommodations, complete with a full-service kitchen and spacious terrace overlooking the marina, daily American breakfast, a bottle of sparkling wine upon arrival (six-night stay only) and sumptuous treatments at the stylish NI Spa & Salon, including a one-hour couple’s massage, two 15-minute hydrotherapy treatments and 80-minute hot stone couple’s massage (also with six-night stay).

When not indulging in your SpaRahRah! amenities, delve into the countless offerings—from the two infinity pools to the tennis courts to the 107-slip private marina—at this bayfront boutique hotel, where understated elegance reigns.

Mari B.


This sounds heavenly. I could totally go for a sun getaway right about now...


Mari B.

New York

The Bannister Hotel Website>

The Bannister Hotel sits along the bay shores of Samaná in Puerto Bahia, Dominican Republic, surrounded by verdant hillside, lush coconut trees and views of the bay and island of Cayo Levantado. The boutique hotel’s simple beauty and chic design aesthetic complements its intimate vibe, hosting just 30 guest suites. Christened NI, meaning “water” in the Taino language, the on-site spa and salon is inspired by its coastal setting and celebrates holistic values to balance the five senses. The hotel features its own private marina—the only one of the peninsula—infinity pools, tennis courts, a fitness center, game room and fine dining to entertain the most discerning traveler. Following a busy day, guests can visit the Café del Mar Puerto Bahia for cocktails, sunset views and music.

$625 for a Sun & Spa Escape to the Dominican Republic: the Bannister Hotel, a Small Luxury Hotels of the World Member

The Nitty Gritty:

  • Available Travel Dates: date from purchase until April 30, 2012
  • Services are by appointment only; based on availability
  • Blackout dates: March 29 2012- April 8, 2012
  • Voucher must be used in time frame of Offer 
  • Unlimited voucher(s) per user, unlimited voucher(s) available for gifting
  • Cancellation or change in reservation must be made 72 hours before reservation date or will result in forfeiture
  • Tax and gratuity not included
  • Additional Terms and Conditions apply