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  • Excellent59%
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  • Average17%
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16 May 2018
“Neighborhood of historical value”
27 Apr 2018
“An area of architectural wealth”
A quiet residential neighborhood that exudes a suburban atmosphere with its shaded trees and attractive middle-class homes.
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

Gascue is the oldest neighborhood in Santo Domingo. The government should designate this area as historic and all of the old houses should be preserved for future generations.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Dc D
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Gazcue (although the correct spelling is Gascue) is the first housing area built outside the Old City. With houses built as early as the beginning of the XX century, this is an area you will enjoy walking around if you like architecture and nostalgic places....More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank marclaudi
Reviewed 5 June 2017

This community is a few steps away from the Colonial Zone with a great selection of nice shops and restaurants. There are also a great selection of bars and clubs.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank travelguy5335
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

I loved this beautiful area and i highly recommend a visit if you have time. The old mansions are very intriguing

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Esperanza P
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

In my personal opinion this is one of the loveliest neighborhoods in Santo Domingo because it's just so charming , full of character and the old houses are gorgeous. You can just take a stroll here and walk around to see the old homes of...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank Omar M
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Visited friends in Gazcue and fell in love with the neighborhood. The houses are full of charm and history.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Karina F
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Gazcue is just a neighborhood located next to the Colonial Zone. When the city started to grow, people leave the colonical houses and started to develop this part of the city. This is more a cultural / architectural tour where you will find nice houses...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Jonathan G
Reviewed 3 February 2016

We wandered through Gazcue a couple of times and I was pleasantly surprised at what a lovely neighborhood it is just west of the Colonial Zone. Initially we walked over to the Palacio Nacional -- a 10 minute walk from Independence Plaza. The neighborhood is...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank KPR777
Reviewed 3 February 2016 via mobile

Gazcue is one of the oldest neighborhoods in Santo Domingo and it is known for its grand and beautiful mansions. The area's residents are primarily upper middle class and is host to a number of low key Italian and Spanish restaurants. I hope the city...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank AlexMolier
Reviewed 3 August 2014

Gazcue is a very interesting neighborhood in which you can appreciate Santo Domingo 1950's historical architecture, but safety has been an issue lately. So if around, be careful and don't get too distracted. It doesn't happen every day, but it may happen if you look...More

Date of experience: August 2014
3  Thank ArturoFeliz
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