La Entrada Beach

La Entrada Beach is one of the least visited and most underdeveloped beaches in the Dominican Republic, and nobody can seem to figure out why The pristine sand and cool, calm waters provide the perfect setting for a quiet day at the beach.

Set in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic, 1.1 miles south-southeast of La Entrada, this beach is on the North edge of Hispaniola. You should think about stopping by regardless of whether you are staying in the vicinity. Vacationers who seek a stunning shoreline in a secluded part of town should consider visiting La Entrada Beach.

How to Access The Beach

Take La Entrada Road over the river and pull off to park in the sand at La Entrada Beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

A five miles long, the gold sand covered shore of La Entrada Beach is one of the longest in the Dominican Republic. Boca Del Rio, a river that begins in the mountains of Maria Trinidad Sanchez ends here, dumping fresh water into the beach, which creates a unique dynamic within the turquoise sea water.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside.

If you find that you go for sunny days that provide a relaxing experience, then you may want to try La Entrada Beach; it is located in a more rural sector of the region.

What's Nearby


You'll find this beach on the Dominican Republic's North coast; it's located near attractions like Cabrera's Central Park, which is within the range of a taxi.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near La Entrada Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Cabrera's Central Park Park 7.1 N Hispaniola
Playa Grande Golf Course Golf Course 12.5 NW Hispaniola
Club Bahia Principe Casino 16.3 WNW Hispaniola
Casa De Artesanaa La Santiaguera Art Gallery 24.3 SSW Hispaniola
El Sendero del Cacao Facility Viewing 28.9 WSW Hispaniola

Cities and Towns

The nearest region of Hispaniola to this beach is La Entrada. This interesting part of Hispaniola is only a mile from the beach, meaning it doesn't have to be a terribly lengthy excursion. This area of the Dominican Republic is an area with plenty to do, but yet isn't overcrowded.


The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on when you visit, and how many hotel rooms have been booked nearby. The area is not home to many major hotels, but it can attract guests staying at some of the area's smaller options.

Though you'll find very few hotels within driving distance, the closest ones are shown in the following table.

Accommodations near La Entrada Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Uncle Mark Suites 7.4 mi. N Guest house
Hotel La Catalina 7.4 mi. N Hotel


There aren't any restaurants in the immediate surroundings of this coast, so you might want to pack a lunch for your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Of course, you'll find other beaches besides La Entrada Beach on Hispaniola.

You might also enjoy Bonita Beach, situated a worthwhile destination if you've got a car. However, if that's not exactly what you're looking for, Diamante Beach could provide a little more opportunity for excitement, and is closer to nearby attractions. It's located three miles to the north.

Vacationers may also want to visit El Breton, which is located not too far away, and can be reached in a taxi.

La Entrada Beach could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; in which case there are other beaches (and other outdoor attractions) worth trying.


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