Things to See and Do While Staying at Hotel Zapata

An elaborate menu of recreational amenities is not on every traveler's agenda. So, although Hotel Zapata might not have that much in the way of recreational activities, it might nevertheless provide exactly the kind of setting you're trying to find.

This hotel is luckily in close proximity to the water, so their lack of a swimming pool isn't a problem for most guests who can enjoy a swim at the beach instead. Even when they stay at a vacation spot with a pool, most travelers like visiting the beach so much that they visit the pool very little during their stay.


Some watersports are available at this location. But, because there's not a huge selection, there are vendors elsewhere in the Dominican Republic. The brief list below indicates which watersports are available at Hotel Zapata:

  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling

Family Activities

You can certainly bring your younger travelers along to Hotel Zapata, but there aren't many amenities that are specifically targeted at families. To look instead at some properties that are focused on catering to families traveling with kids, check out accommodations which are top-rated for family vacations.

Entertainment and Nightlife

While you can certainly enjoy a beverage at the bar here, your other on-site nightlife options are limited.

You may also choose to spend some time exploring the limited nightlife opportunities at the accommodations surrounding your own. These options are listed in the following table:

Accommodations near the Hotel Zapata with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Coco Beach Hotel 0.7 mi. South West of Central Boca Chica -- --
Don Juan Beach Resort 0.7 mi. South-Southwest of Central Boca Chica 3 check
Calypso Beach Hotel 0.5 mi. South of Central Boca Chica 1 --
Be Live Hamaca Beach 0.5 mi. South-Southeast of Central Boca Chica 5 check

If you're not satisfied with the nighttime activities here, you can visit the nearest casino, Be Live Hamaca Beach Casino. It is about a half mile east from Hotel Zapata.


Besides what you'll find on the grounds of this property, those wanting to get out 'n' about can find many interesting outdoor activities in the Dominican Republic. Ultimately, the only limits travelers experience are those that they put upon themselves. Regardless of if you want to spend a few hours of time out on the sea or find the nearest shopping opportunity, you will always be able to locate some fun activities if you are in need. Click on these links to learn more with regard to snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, shopping, renting a bike or scooter, sightseeing, and other activities.


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