Hotel La Catalina – $1,000,000 – Cabrera
Hotel La Catalina can best be described as a ‘Boutique Hotel” with an established and high quality reputation. La Catalina is located on a lush green hillside overlooking the town of Cabrera, with panoramic and breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean.
The hotel opened in 1988, so has been in business for some 27 years, throughout which it has been family owned and operated. It has excellent reviews on TripAdvisor, a well established high ranking website and Facebook Page. As well as being an hotel, La Catalina has become established as a Wellness Retreat Centre, a Corporate retreat center, venue for private dinners, receptions and as a destination wedding venue. There are excellent reciprocal arrangements with many of the local private villas in Cabrera who specialize in the destination wedding market.
The bar and restaurant are both open to non-residents and are popular with the local thriving expat community for meetings, dinners and social events..
Just minutes away are five beautiful beaches including the spectacular Playa Grande, rated by Conde Nast as one of the top ten beaches in the world. The hotel provides a daily beach shuttle. Additionally surrounding the beach is the world class Playa Grande Golf Course, designed by Robert Trent Jones and currently undergoing a major redesign by his son Rees. The course and its surroundings are now owned and operated by Aman Resorts.
Cabrera is a small Dominican town of about 5,000 residents that lies 2 km below the hotel and provides visitors with the opportunity to experience an authentic Dominican lifestyle, totally different to the tourist towns usually visited. La Catalina Hotel is the only full service hotel in the town and is all about peace, tranquility and a beautiful natural setting.
All the 12 hotel rooms have an ocean view from their terrace or balcony and come with air conditioning, cable TV, fridge, mini-bar, private bathroom and shower. Free Wi-Fi is also available in the bar, restaurant and common areas. Included in the sale are the property management rights to 14 condos next to the hotel. The hotel and condos combined accommodate 40-75 people, depending on the person per bed count.
The restaurant and bar are open air with beautiful views of the ocean and greenery below. Many of the fruits and vegetables served in the restaurant come from the hotel’s large organic garden.
Other amenities include a pool, tennis court, gift shop and two individual spa rooms offering a variety of spa services. The hotel has existing staffing for these facilities with locally based personnel.
Hotel La Catalina is a profitable, long established business which can be a excellent investment and lifestyle choice for the person or family seeking to relocate to the Caribbean. It is offered for sale as a “going concern” with all fixtures, fittings, equipment, etc. included in the sale price. It is a “turnkey’ business opportunity, ready to be operated from day one. An on-site owner’s studio apartment is also included.
The current owner is a cancer survivor and retiring for health reasons and is prepared to consider a lease with purchase option as an alternative to an outright sale. La Catalina has a clear title, has been deslinde, filed in Nagua and has no liens.
- 2 Generators
- Conference Room
- Gift Shop
- LUIS' FEATURED PROPERTY
- Multi Purpose Kiosko
- Owners Condo
- Private Swimming Pool
- Tennis Court