The average price of a 7-day trip to Downtown Santo Domingo is $1,120 for a solo traveler, $2,012 for a couple, and $3,771 for a family of 4. Downtown Santo Domingo hotels range from $34 to $155 per night with an average of $61, while most vacation rentals will cost $20 to $320 per night for the entire home. Average worldwide flight costs to Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) are between $613 and $1,063 per person for economy flights and $1,924 to $3,336 for first class. Depending on activities, we recommend budgeting $28 to $47 per person per day for transportation and enjoying local restaurants.

See below for average, budget, and luxury trip costs. You can also look up flight costs from your airport for more tailored flight pricing.

 

 

The Cheapest Times to Visit Downtown Santo Domingo, DO

On average, these will be the cheapest dates to fly to SXM and stay in a Downtown Santo Domingo hotel:

  • January 1st to March 4th (except the week of February 12th)
  • August 6th to December 16th (except the weeks of November 5th and November 19th)

The absolute cheapest time to take a vacation in Downtown Santo Domingo is usually late September.

 

Average Downtown Santo Domingo Trip Costs

Average Solo Traveler

The average cost for one person to visit Downtown Santo Domingo for a week is $841-$1,617($120-$231 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $28 to $47 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $411 to $946 for economy

Lodging: $39 to $50 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $47 to $57 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Couple’s Trip

The average cost for a couple to visit Downtown Santo Domingo for a week is $1,852-$3,126($265-$447 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $56 to $94 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $822 to $1,892 for economy

Lodging: $39 to $50 per night for one 2 or 3-star hotel room

or $47 to $57 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Average Family Vacation

The average cost for 4 people to visit Downtown Santo Domingo for a week is $2,824-$5,700($403-$814 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $112 to $188 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,644 to $3,784 for economy

Lodging: $78 to $100 per night for two 2 or 3-star hotel rooms

or $66 to $86 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Traveling Cheap to Downtown Santo Domingo

How cheap can you make a vacation to Downtown Santo Domingo? The cheapest trip to Downtown Santo Domingo is about $89 per person per day for travelers willing to take standby flights, deal with inconvenience, and otherwise limit travel expenses. About 13% of rentals are available in the $0 to $100 range for an entire place, and vacation rentals can be booked for as low as $20 per night. These inexpensive rentals must be booked as early as possible and may not be in the most desirable areas. 1-star hotels are more likely to be available, with rooms starting at around $28.

Even cheaper trips are possible depending on where you live and whether you can drive. Check the cheapest times to fly for more saving ideas.

Budget Solo Traveler

The lowest cost for one person to visit Downtown Santo Domingo for a week is $622-$1,368($89-$195 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $13 to $26 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $411 to $946 for economy

Lodging: $28 to $34 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $40 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Couple’s Trip

The lowest cost for a couple to visit Downtown Santo Domingo for a week is $1,124-$2,496($161-$357 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $26 to $52 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $822 to $1,892 for economy

Lodging: $28 to $34 per night for one 1-star hotel room

or $20 to $40 per night for a 1-bed vacation rental

Budget Family Vacation

The lowest cost for 4 people to visit Downtown Santo Domingo for a week is $2,200-$4,920($314-$703 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $52 to $104 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,644 to $3,784 for economy

Lodging: $56 to $68 per night for two 1-star hotel rooms

or $32 to $60 per night for a 2-bed vacation rental

Overall it is easy to travel to Downtown Santo Domingo cheaply.

The Cost of a Luxury Downtown Santo Domingo Trip

There is no true ceiling on the cost of a luxury trip, so our estimates are based on what most people do in Downtown Santo Domingo.

Luxury Solo Traveler

The high-end price for one person to visit Downtown Santo Domingo for a week is $1,781-$6,346($254-$907 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $59 to $85 per day for one person’s daily expenses

Flights: $822 to $1,911 for first class

Lodging: $91 to $155 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $320 to $640 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Couple’s Trip

The high-end price for a couple to visit Downtown Santo Domingo for a week is $3,016-$8,852($431-$1,265 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $118 to $170 per day for two people’s daily expenses

Flights: $1,644 to $3,822 for first class

Lodging: $91 to $155 per night for one 4 or 5-star hotel room

or $320 to $640 per night for a preferred vacation rental

Luxury Family Vacation

The high-end price for 4 people to visit Downtown Santo Domingo for a week is $6,032-$15,784($862-$2,255 per day)

Food, Travel, and Sightseeing: $236 to $340 per day for four people’s daily expenses

Flights: $3,288 to $7,644 for first class

Lodging: $182 to $310 per night for two 4 or 5-star hotel rooms

or $512 to $960 per night for a preferred vacation rental

 

Downtown Santo Domingo Hotel Prices

The cost of staying in Downtown Santo Domingo is lower than the average city. On average vacation rentals are less expensive than hotels. Luxury hotels are more expensive in Downtown Santo Domingo due to hotel employees. The graphs below show how much cost can vary depending on the type of experience you’re looking for.

Downtown Santo Domingo Lodging Cost by Star Status

The average price for the class of hotel is on the (y) axis. The hotel class (out of 5 stars) is on the (x) axis.

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Hotel Price

Prices are based on Downtown Santo Domingo hotel averages and may not reflect current prices. In some cases, we extrapolate prices to estimate costs, and hotels with your desired star rating may not be available.

Vacation Rental Prices

The percent of vacation rentals in the price range is on the left (y) axis. Price range is on the bottom (x) axis.

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Percent of rentals

There are a healthy amount of vacation rentals serving all budgets in Downtown Santo Domingo.

 

Flight Costs to Downtown Santo Domingo

Averaging flights around the world, prices go from a high of $1,063 average in late December to a low of $613 in late September. Median flight price is $675. These prices are based on millions of flights. For Downtown Santo Domingo our data includes 193 originating airports, and 76 airlines. The area has more variance in price compared with other locations. Flying to Downtown Santo Domingo from an airport like Amilcar Cabral International (SID) in Sal Island (Cape Verde) for an average $7,014 trip fare will obviously cost a lot more than from an airport like Juancho E. Yrausquin (SAB) in Saba (the Caribbean Netherlands) at an average of just $208.

 

Average Flight Cost by Season

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Worldwide Flight Prices

Average Flight Cost by Day of Week

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Departure Day Prices
Return Day Prices

 

The cheapest day to fly in is typically Tuesday, and the cheapest day to fly back is usually Tuesday. Click here to see data for the cost of flights from your airport. In Downtown Santo Domingo, the difference between the cheapest and the most expensive week is about $450, so you can easily save about 73% simply by using our free flight guides and booking in advance.

 

Daily Expenses Budget

Daily vacation expenses vary more based on what you’re interested in doing. A fine dining restaurant with drinks around Downtown Santo Domingo can easily cost $200 per person or more, while a standard nice meal might be about $13 per person. Private tours can cost $390 per day, but self-guided tours to see the outdoor sights can be free. Costs vary wildly, so recommendations are made based on the cost of living and averages we see for this type of vacation.

 

 

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