What's Near Hotel Las Ballenas Escondidas

Many travelers plan to come to Hispaniola just to experience the breath-taking beaches that the island is so well known for.

If all you can think about is the beach, Hotel Las Ballenas Escondidas is just what you are looking for. This site is located along the shore, so visitors can spend their whole trip in the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Cayo Levantado

Naturally, since Hotel Las Ballenas Escondidas is located directly on Cayo Levantado, spending time at the shore is popular with guests staying at this property. Set in Samana Bay, to call Cayo Levatado beautiful would be under-selling it. In fact, this island was used to shoot the original Bacardi Rum campaign in 1970.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what's in the surrounding area may be wondering how close (or far) the nearest city or town is from the property. Hotel Las Ballenas Escondidas is located in the Samana Peninsula, in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic; it is to the east of Samana.

The areas that are closest to Hotel Las Ballenas Escondidas are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Los Cacaos 0.7 W
Balandra 1.2 E
Samana 5.7 W
Arroyo Del Cabo 6.8 NNE
Las Galeras 7.9 NNE
Capitan 11.7 S
Sabana De La Mar 12.6 SW
Arroyo Barril 12.9 W
El Limon 13.8 NW
El Valle 16.6 SW

Nearby Attractions

Whale Museum Of Samana

Even though there are only a few attractions within a close distance of the hotel, you can still explore attractions like Museo Parque Nacional de los Haitises, which is one of the closest to the accommodation.

The following table can provide more details about nearby attractions:

Attractions Near Hotel Las Ballenas
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Museo Parque Nacional de los Haitises Museum -- -- Sabana De La Mar
Parque de los Heroes Park 12.4 SW Sabana De La Mar
Bocina de Titi Movie Theater 12.2 SW Sabana De La Mar
Parque Municipal Sabana Park 12.0 SW Sabana De La Mar
Museo De La Naturaleza Museum 12.0 SW Sabana De La Mar
Whale Museum Of Samana Museum 5.8 W Samana
El Salto del Limon Waterfall 13.8 NW 8.4 mi. Northwest of Samana
Parroquia de Samana Historical Site 5.6 W Samana
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 5.6 W Samana
Shipwreck Maritime Museum Museum 5.3 W Samana
Iguanario Los Tocones Zoo -- -- 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Las Galeras

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Museo Parque Nacional de los Haitises might be the right choice for you. The Museo Parque Nacional de Los Haitises (The Haitises National Park Museum) is not much more than a small information center. However, it does offer a bit of information on the geography and ecology of the area.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding information about nearby hotel booking options is oftentimes an easy means of getting a feel for the surrounding area. Though you'll only find a handful of additional hotel and resort options right around Hotel Las Ballenas Escondidas, the tranquil surroundings here ensure that it's a pleasant choice for visitors looking to enjoy a peaceful retreat. Even so, you will still be able to encounter more accommodation options by heading a bit farther out. The table below provides a list of all of the hotel booking options that are available nearby.

Accommodations near Hotel Las Ballenas
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
La Tambora Beach Resort 0.1 WNW 5.6 mi. East of Samana, Hispaniola
Grand Bahia Principe Samana 2.1 SW 4.7 mi. Southeast of Samana, Hispaniola
Bahia Principe Cayo Levantado 2.1 SW 4.5 mi. Southeast of Samana, Hispaniola
Chino Hotel 5.5 W Samana, Hispaniola
Hotel Docia 5.6 W Samana, Hispaniola
Hotel Nilka -- -- Samana, Hispaniola
Hotel Samana Spring 5.7 W Samana, Hispaniola
Grand Bahia Principe Cayacoa 5.7 W 0.6 mi. South of Samana, Hispaniola
Hotel Bahia View 5.9 W Samana, Hispaniola
Casa Dorado -- -- 1.4 mi. West of Las Galeras, Hispaniola

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