Playa Najayo

A tiny stretch of sand surrounded by trees and villas, Playa Najayo has the feel of a private beach without the price.

Located in the vicinity of Santo Domingo, 0.5 miles southeast of La Playa, Playa Najayo is on the East edge of the Dominican Republic. You might want whether or not you are staying particularly close by. Although the Dominican Republic has beaches that are more secluded than Playa Najayo, it offers just the right amount of privacy and atmosphere to attract visitors who need a place to relax.

Amenities and Ambiance

Playa Najayo is a simple beach, with not much more than sand and trees making up the coast. However, the privacy is extraordinary and definitely an option for those looking for a peaceful beach.

Please note that public restrooms are not available.

If you happen to desire shores which offer those who visit an idyllic environment, then you may want to try Playa Najayo; it is hidden away within a less urban section of the region.

What's Nearby


Playa Najayo is on the Dominican Republic's East coast; the area hosts attractions such as Palacio de Cerro, which is one of the closest attractions.

If you're interested in mixing a cultural experience with your visit to the beach, you should consider a trip to Museo Bellapart. This museum is located 17 and a half miles to the northeast, giving beachgoers the chance to escape that hot midday sunshine.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Playa Najayo
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Palacio de Cerro Historical Site 7.3 N --
Constituents Monument Monument 8.1 N --
Casa de Caoba Historical Site 10.7 N --
Santo Domingo Country Club Golf Course 12.2 NE --
Coliseo Gallistico de Santo Domingo Sporting Event Venue 15.1 NE --

Cities and Towns

The closest region in the Dominican Republic to Playa Najayo is La Playa. This friendly part of the Dominican Republic is just a half mile from the shore, so it doesn't have to be a terribly lengthy excursion. It should be noted that La Playa is not heavily urbanized, though it will be a nice day out for guests looking to check out the local scene.


Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will vary depending on the time of day, particularly in the high season when hotels overflow with tourists. The area is not home to many major hotels, but it's often visited by guests staying at some of the area's smaller options.


Though this location isn't located in the culinary epicenter of the area, you can still satisfy your hunger, especially if you are prepared to venture a little out of the way. The closest places to grab a bite to eat is Restaurante Aubergine, which is a delicious choice during or after a day at the beach.

A few nearby dining options are shown below.

Restaurants near Playa Najayo
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Distance Direction Island
Restaurante Aubergine (809) 374-1382 Fusion, International -- -- --

Other Beaches

There are multiple beaches to discover in the Dominican Republic, of course, so if Playa Najayo doesn't sound like your type of scene, you have options.

You may also like Playa los Ninos, which is home to plenty of activity. It is located two miles to the south west. If you were hoping to find a tranquil beach scene with few crowds, consider Playa Nizao. It is located eight and a half miles away.

You may also enjoy Playa los Cuadritos, which is located five miles to the northeast.

There are countless experiences to enjoy in the Dominican Republic, and paying a visit to Playa Najayo is just one way you can spend your afternoon.


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