What's Near Hotel Las Ballenas Escondidas

Often, people decide to visit Hispaniola in anticipation of seeing the breath-taking beaches that the region is known for. Many guests are excited to learn that this property is on the water, so you won't need to travel far to experience first hand what makes the area such a popular vacation destination.

Nearby Beaches

Cayo Levantado

Naturally, since Hotel Las Ballenas Escondidas is positioned directly on Cayo Levantado, relaxing at the water's edge is one of the main attractions here. 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

Guests who want to know a little bit more about what's in the surrounding area may be wondering how close (or far) the closest town or city is from their accommodations. Hotel Las Ballenas Escondidas is situated 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

Though there aren't dozens of attractions within close proximity to the hotel, you can still visit the nearby Museo Parque Nacional de los Haitises, which is one of the closest choices.

More details about nearby attractions are in the following table:

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 a chance to see something a little different, Museo Parque Nacional de los Haitises may be just what you're looking for. 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

When choosing a location to stay in, it's often helpful to learn about nearby lodging options as a way to get a feel for the region. Although you might only find a few other resort and hotel options right around Hotel Las Ballenas Escondidas, the quiet surroundings here are what make it a perfect option for those looking to find a secluded spot. Nevertheless, you'll still be able to find more accommodations by traveling a few more miles out. The following table provides a list of all the booking possibilities that are found in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Hotel Las Ballenas
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
La Tambora Beach Resort 0.1 W 5.5 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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