El Calento de Dario Beach

El Calento de Dario Beach is one of the Dominican Republic's quieter beaches. Typically, only guests of the nearby resorts spend their days on the beach, so fighting crowds to find a spot in the sand is rarely an issue.

Situated in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic, 1.0 mile southeast of Cabrera, El Calento de Dario Beach is on the North coast of Hispaniola. You should consider dropping by whether or not you're staying in the vicinity. This beach is not just a pleasant attraction, it also has a private beach feel——a unique quailty in a touristy place like Caribya. While El Calento de Dario Beach may be a little harder to reach, visiting this beach instead of a more crowded one could make your experience less stressful.

How to Access The Beach
A log dirt road off Highway 5 leads to the sands of El Calento de Dario.

Amenities and Ambiance

El Calento de Dario Beach curves outwards into the water. The white sands are lined to coconut palms, and just behind them through the trees are several resort properties who have chosen this location for the beautiful view of the aqua colored waters.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot.

El Calento de Dario Beach brings visitors a quiet and serene haven, thanks to the fact that the surrounding region is not heavily urbanized.

What's Nearby


El Calento de Dario Beach is beautiful natural attraction, which you'll find on the North coast of Hispaniola. It is near Cabrera's Central Park, which is situated a mile away, and it is one attraction close-by.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near El Calento de Dario Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Cabrera's Central Park Park 1.0 mi. NW Hispaniola

Cities and Towns


The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time the sun sets to how full nearby hotel rooms are. This spot is not near many large hotels, but you may meet visitors from some of the area's smaller options.


When you're starving for a midday meal, this beach has you covered, and you won't have to look too far from the sea. One of the closest restaurants is Antojos Cafe. When you start to get hungry, you won't need to wait too long to eat since it's not far off the beach at all.

Some nearby restaurant options are listed below.

Restaurants near El Calento de Dario Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Antojos Cafe (809) 589-8068 -- -- 1.0 mi. NW
Cafeteraa Pilrevir (809) 589-7444 -- -- 1.0 mi. NW
Chicos Tropical Cafe (809) 589-8585 Caribbean, Tex-Mex Very Casual 1.0 mi. NW
Chori-Pan (809) 589-7444 Italian -- 1.0 mi. NW
Manny's Bar Restaurant (829) 446-6025 ext. 9 Caribbean Very Casual 1.0 mi. NW
Restaurante Choripan (809) 589-7144 Creole Very Casual 1.0 mi. NW
El Babonuco (829) 338-8707 American Very Casual -- --
Micary Cafeteria (809) 589-7233 -- -- -- --
Mira Mar Restaurant -- Creole Very Casual -- --

Other Beaches

Hispaniola has many nice beaches, so if El Calento de Dario Beach doesn't suit you, you can still find a great spot.

You may also want to consider El Breton, located three and a half miles away.

Maybe El Calento de Dario Beach is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; in which case you should find a beach with a seclusion factor that suits you.


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