**Property Location**.With a stay at Hotel Bannister by Mint in Samana, you'll be on the waterfront, within a 15-minute drive of Samana Bay and Whale Museum of Samana. This 4.5-star resort is 9.1 mi (14.7 km) from Cayo Levantado and 9.6 mi (15.5 km) from Cayo Levantado Beach. Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer. .Whale Museum of Samana - 5.9 km / 3.7 mi Samana Bay - 6 km / 3.7 mi Playa Cayacoa - 6 km / 3.7 mi Playa Nandy - 10.5 km / 6.5 mi Samana Zipline - 14.5 km / 9 mi Cayo Levantado - 14.7 km / 9.1 mi Marine Life Experience Cayo Levantado - 14.7 km / 9.1 mi Cayo Levantado Beach - 15.5 km / 9.6 mi Playa Las Flechas - 15.8 km / 9.8 mi Playa el Valle - 17.9 km / 11.1 mi El Salto del Limon - 19.1 km / 11.8 mi El Limon Falls - 19.7 km / 12.3 mi Moron Beach - 29.6 km / 18.4 mi Playa Hermitano - 29.8 km / 18.5 mi Playa Onda - 29.8 km / 18.5 mi .The nearest airports are: Las Americas Intl. Airport (SDQ) - 159.1 km / 98.8 mi Samana (AZS-El Catey Intl.) - 44.2 km / 27.4 mi .The preferred airport for Hotel Bannister by Mint is Las Americas Intl. Airport (SDQ). **Rooms**.Make yourself at home in one of the 30 air-conditioned rooms featuring kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves. Rooms have private furnished balconies. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary, while 32-inch LCD televisions with cable programming provide entertainment. Conveniences include phones, as well as separate sitting areas and coffee/tea makers.**Dining**.Satisfy your appetite with international cuisine at Cafe del Mar, one of the resort's 3 restaurants. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 3 bars/lounges. A complimentary cooked-to- order breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 11 AM.**Business, Other Amenities**.Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, a business center, and express check-out. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free valet parking is available onsite.