Strategically located in the heart of Santo Domingo s amazing colonial quarter, Sofitel Francis captures all the charm and elegance of classic 17th century Spanish architecture. Listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, the area is rich with historic mo. numents. The Patio restaurant and bar offers exquisite gourmet cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere. The hacienda-style residence boasts 19 lavish rooms with total comfort in mind and the multilingual staff clearly understands service with a smile.