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.

Located in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic, 1.1 miles south-southeast of La Entrada, this beach is on the North coast of Hispaniola. You might think about stopping by regardless of whether you are staying nearby. This beach isn't just another pleasant afternoon distraction, it is one of the more unique and quiet beaches in the Dominican Republic. While La Entrada Beach may be a little more trouble to reach, it's the best place to take an undisturbed nap on the sand.

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.

Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

La Entrada Beach brings visitors an angelic and tranquil getaway, especially since the surrounding region is more rural than urban.

What's Nearby


La Entrada Beach is on the North coast of Hispaniola; this area boasts other attractions such as Cabrera's Central Park, which is just a cab ride away.

If you can't wait to see as many of the Dominican Republic's attractions as possible, this beach isn't far from any of the items 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 closest part of Hispaniola to this beach is La Entrada. This destination is only a mile from the coast, meaning it is a good option even if you are somewhat strapped for time. This area in the Dominican Republic is an interesting area that brings together the quietude of the Caribbean and the urbanization of city life.


The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on time of day, season, and how many people have booked nearby hotels. This spot is not near many large hotels, but you may see guests staying at the few small lodgings in the area.

Though vacationers will not find that many places to stay in the region, those accommodation options closest to La Entrada Beach can be seen below.

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


You might not run into any places to grab a bit to eat surrounding this location, so you might want to pack a lunch for your time spent at the beach.

Other Beaches

There are other beaches on Hispaniola you might like besides La Entrada Beach.

If you like the ambiance at this beach, you might also like Bonita Beach, situated a little ways away, but is well within reach if you've got a car. More active guests, though, may be interested in Diamante Beach, which could provide more action, and isn't far from nearby attractions. It's found three miles to the north.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is El Breton, which is located nine miles away.

The Dominican Republic has a lot to offer its visitors, but La Entrada Beach is both a beautiful natural attraction, and a fun hangout spot.


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