Magante Beach

Protected by a double coral reef, Magante Beach enjoys calm waters perfect for swimming and snorkeling. Still, this beach is almost always deserted, so it is a great place to go to get away from the crowds of tourists at other beaches.

Located in the Dominican Republic, 0.7 miles north-northeast of Magante, Magante Beach is on the North edge of the Dominican Republic. You should consider stopping by whether or not you are staying nearby. Vacationers who seek a stunning shoreline in a secluded part of town shouldn't miss the opportunity to visit Magante Beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

The white sand shore of Magante Beach is covered in debris that have washed ashore such as seaweed and dry wood. Coconut palms provide shade as clear, aqua waters continue to break softly into the sand.

Unfortunately, restrooms will not be available here.

Magante Beach offers an idyllic and relaxing getaway, since the surrounding area won't be overly crowded.

What's Nearby


You'll find this beach on the Dominican Republic's North coast. It is near Club Bahia Principe, which is located two miles away, and it is one of the attractions in the region.

Historic attractions, including Santo Cerro, offer a great compliment to the natural beauty of Magante Beach, and they give vacationers the chance to learn more about the Dominican Republic, without straying too far from the coastline. As a matter of fact, this shoreline is within a car's reach of this destination of historical interest.

Beaches are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's even more to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are nearby.

Activities and Attractions Near Magante Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Club Bahia Principe Casino 2.0 E Hispaniola
Playa Grande Golf Course Golf Course 9.8 ENE Hispaniola
Cabrera's Central Park Park 17.3 E Hispaniola
Monkey Jungle Zip Line Site 18.1 WNW --
El Sendero del Cacao Facility Viewing 20.8 SSW Hispaniola

Cities and Towns

Rio San Juan is the closest town and is an interesting area that brings together the quietude of the Caribbean and the urbanization of city life. From the beach, Rio San Juan is a car ride off, about six and a half miles (ten and a half kilometers) away.


The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, depending on everything from the time of day to how many of the nearby hotel rooms have been booked. You can generally expect to see a fair amount of visitors from lodgings in the area.

Though this area doesn't sport many hotels that are within a short car ride, the ones found closest to the shore have been listed in the following table.

Accommodations near Magante Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Bahía Príncipe San Juan 2.1 mi. E Resort
Hotel Bahia Blanca 6.1 mi. ENE Hotel


Although there aren't many widely-known restaurants nearby, you can still find some interesting eateries, especially if you are willing to venture a little farther away. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is El Chiringuito Italian Restaurant, which is two miles away.

A few nearby dining options are provided in the following table.

Restaurants near Magante Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
El Chiringuito Italian Restaurant (809) 226-1590 Italian Informal 2.1 mi. E
El Rincón Mexicano Tex-Mex Restaurant (809) 226-1590 Tex-Mex Informal 2.1 mi. E
Orquídea Mediterranean Restaurant (809) 226-1590 Mediterranean Fine Dining 2.1 mi. E
Restaurante Brisa (809) 226-1590 International Informal 2.1 mi. E

Other Beaches

Needless to say, there are other beaches in the Dominican Republic besides Magante Beach worth visiting.

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy Cabarete Beach, found a worthwhile destination if you've got a car. On the other hand, Caleton Beach could provide a little more opportunity for excitement, and isn't far from additional things to do and see nearby. It's found seven miles to the east-northeast.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Rogelio Beach, which is located two and a half miles to the east.

There's plenty to see and do in the Dominican Republic, and Magante Beach is just one of many incredible attractions you can choose from.


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