Hotel Bannister by Mint

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Beach nearby, scuba diving, snorkelling
Beach nearby, scuba diving, snorkelling
Beach nearby, scuba diving, snorkelling
2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas

Overview of Hotel Bannister by Mint

Hotel Bannister by Mint

4.5 star property
Luxury resort in Samaná with 3 restaurants and 2 outdoor pools

8.6/10 Fabulous

242 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
Carretera Sanchez-Samana, Km 5, Samaná, Samana, 0
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Marina
  • Near the beach
  • 3 restaurants and 3 bars/lounges
  • Full-service spa
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Free children's club
  • 2 outdoor tennis courts
  • Health club
  • Pool bar
  • Room service
  • Business centre
Feel at home
  • Playground on site
  • Children's club (free)
  • Kitchenette
  • Separate sitting area
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing

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About this area

What's nearby

  • On the waterfront
  • Samana Bay - 21 min drive
  • Cayo Levantado - 26 min drive
  • Cayo Levantado Beach - 26 min drive
  • Rincon Beach - 67 min drive

Getting around

  • Samana (AZS-El Catey Intl.) - 52 min drive
  • Santo Domingo (SDQ-Las Americas Intl.) - 149 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Hotel Bannister by Mint

In addition to a marina and a free kids' club, Hotel Bannister by Mint features an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for USD 220 per vehicle. Guests can visit the spa to be pampered with massages, aromatherapy or hydrotherapy, and Cafe del Mar, one of 3 restaurants, serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast and lunch. There are 2 outdoor pools and 3 bars/lounges at this luxurious resort, along with in-room conveniences such as fridges and microwaves. Fellow travellers like the pool and helpful staff.


English, French, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 30 units
  • Arranged over 5 floors


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM until midnight
  • Express check-in/out
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Free children's club


  • Pets allowed (dogs only, 1 per room, up to 66 lbs)*
  • Service animals welcome
  • Food and water bowls, off-lead area and litter boxes available


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Free on-site valet parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site


  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours a day)*


  • Area shuttle within 5 km*

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • No stag or hen parties

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • 3 restaurants
  • 3 bars/lounges
  • Poolside bar
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • BBQs
  • Room service

Travelling with children

  • Free children's club
  • Playground
  • Local/corner shop
  • Children's menu

What to do

  • Tennis
  • Cave exploring
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Pool table
  • Beach nearby
  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Whale watching nearby

Working away

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Pool umbrellas


  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 2010
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Television in common areas
  • Health club
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Arcade/games room
  • Full-service spa
  • Marina
  • 2 outdoor tennis courts


  • Lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • DVD player
  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dressing gowns
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Turndown service

What to enjoy

  • Separate sitting area

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette
  • Free bottled water
  • Cookware, dishes and utensils


  • Daily housekeeping

Special features


Ni Spa has 7 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples. Services include body wraps, body scrubs and manicures and pedicures. The spa is equipped with a spa tub. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.


Cafe del Mar – This poolside restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast and lunch. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.
Le Deauville – This restaurant serves breakfast and brunch. Open daily.
La Regata Trattoria – Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specialises in Italian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy al fresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: USD 100 per night

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 220 per vehicle (one way)
  • Local area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Late checkout can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for USD 40.0 per night


  • Service animals exempt from fees
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 25 per pet, per night

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

Contactless check-out is available.

Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service.


This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag and hen parties.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Bannister Hotel Samana
Bannister Hotel
Bannister Samana
Bannister Hotel Yacht Club Samana
Bannister Hotel Yacht Club
Bannister Yacht Club Samana
Bannister Yacht Club
Hotel Bannister Samana
The Bannister Hotel Yacht Club
The Bannister Hotel
Hotel Bannister by Mint Resort
Hotel Bannister by Mint Samaná
Hotel Bannister by Mint Resort Samaná

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Property conditions & facilities



10/10 Exceptional

Puerto Bahia
The weather was perfect and the facilities great!
Lidia, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Puerto Bahia Samana
Great place to stay in Samana. It’s next to the marina. The humpback whale watching is great January-March.
Chris, 5-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

Un lugar tranquilo para descansar, una piscina infinita hermosa. Algunos miembros del Staff un poco desorganizados.
Yarisa, 2-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Very nice property, service is excellent staff very friendly and restaurants are very good. Good family and quiete ambient
Pedro, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very good

pretty good
the tennis courts are not maintained( we came especially for this. the staff were nice. the view to ocean is amazing. the room is very clean and comfortable
1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Miquel, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very good

Is situated in the heart of a beautiful marina
Miquel, 1-night romance trip
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10/10 Exceptional

The place was beautiful. Room and bathroom were in good conditions. Breakfast was amazing with a gorgeous view. The property is a little far from city Center so you’ll definitely need a car or motorcycle.
Arlett, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

avital, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Nathalie, 1-night trip
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