Located between Santo Domingo and the resort areas of the East, Playa Guayacanes is popular among both. If you visit you will without doubt be one of many.
Positioned in the heart of Guayacanes, Playa Guayacanes is on the South coast of Hispaniola. You should think about stopping by even if you are not staying in the immediate vicinity. Travelers will find that, while Playa Guayacanes is certainly not secluded, you also wouldn't call it particularly popular. It's the perfect choice for those of you who want to make the most of their trip to the beach but also want to skip out on the crowds.
Guests driving to Playa Guayacanes will need to take the main highway heading East out of Santo Domingo until it comes to Boulevar de Juan Dolio. The beach is located on that road.
Despite the build up and crowds, Playa Guayacanes is able to maintain a remote tropical charm that is usually lost among popular beaches.
Yes, there are public restrooms at Playa Guayacanes. You will also be pleased to find umbrellas and chairs here, so visitors looking for a break from the hot sun will get their wish.
This beach is positioned on the Dominican Republic's South coast. It is near some interesting sites like Los Marlins Golf Course at Metro Country Club, which is a short cab ride away, and it is one of the attractions in the area.
If you want more information on the history of the Dominican Republic, there are lots of sites which offer a historic look at the nation. For instance, nearby is, which is one of the closest historical destinations in the vicinity of Playa Guayacanes.
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.
|Los Marlins Golf Course at Metro Country Club||Golf Course||3.0||ENE||Hispaniola|
|Coral Costa Caribe American Casino||Casino||3.2||E||Hispaniola|
|Guava Berry Golf and Country Club||Golf Course||3.4||NNE||Hispaniola|
|Be Live Hamaca Beach Casino||Casino||9.7||W||--|
Tourists at Playa Guayacanes who are seeking further attractions might want to think about checking out Boca Chica, since it's nearby and is a particularly bustling part of the Dominican Republic. From Playa Guayacanes, Boca Chica is located roughly ten miles (16 kilometers) away.
The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on time of day, season, and how full the nearby hotels are. Playa Guayacanes is not near very many major hotels, but it can attract guests from the few small lodgings in the area.
Guests will find a good selection of booking options to pick from close to Playa Guayacanes. The most accessible of which have been listed in the table that follows.
|Playa Real Beach Resort||0.8 mi.||ENE||Hispaniola||Hotel|
|Fior di Loto||2.1 mi.||E||Hispaniola||Hotel|
|Real Caribe Resort||--||--||Hispaniola||Resort|
|Embassy Suites Hotel at Los Marlins||3.0 mi.||ENE||Hispaniola||Hotel|
|Plaza Real Resort Hotel||3.2 mi.||E||Hispaniola||Resort|
|Costa Caribe Coral by Hilton||3.2 mi.||E||Hispaniola||Resort|
|Be Live Hamaca Beach||9.7 mi.||W||--||Resort|
|Calypso Beach Hotel||9.8 mi.||W||--||Hotel|
One of the best ways to round off a laid-back trek to the beach is to visit an area restaurant, where you'll be able to dive into the Dominican Republic's specialty dishes, without going too far from the coast. One of the nearest places to eat is. The restaurant has American food. Visitors often rave about their seafood. A major perk of this restaurant is that it's just a quick walk away.
The table below lists nearby restaurant options.
|(809) 526-1559||American||Very Casual||0.0 mi.||N|
|Deli Swiss Guayacanes||(809) 526-1226||International||Fine Dining||0.0 mi.||N|
|(809) 526-1969||Spanish||Informal||0.3 mi.||NE|
|(829) 435-1515||Italian||Very Casual||0.8 mi.||ENE|
|(809) 526-3903||Italian||Informal||2.5 mi.||E|
|--||Caribbean, Italian||Very Casual||2.8 mi.||E|
|El Lobo & La Sal Cocina de Mar||(809) 526-1819||Caribbean||Very Casual||2.8 mi.||E|
|(809) 526-1890||International||Informal||2.8 mi.||E|
|(809) 526-2449||Mexican||Very Casual||--||--|
Vacationers in search of the perfect beach will have lots of choices besides Playa Guayacanes.
Another location you might enjoy is, which is in a pretty active location. It is located 16 miles to the east. If you'd rather try a more private, less popular location, could be a good option for you. It is located only a short distance away.
You may also want to consider Caribe Beach, located two and a half miles to the west.
Perhaps Playa Guayacanes is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; in which case you should find a beach with a seclusion factor that suits you.
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