Uvero Alto Beach

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Uvero Alto Beach is set on the Dominican Republic's eastern tip. Though already well liked, this area of the island is becoming more and more popular every year. One day you'll arrive at the beach to find it very crowded, and the next it is a little calmer.

Positioned in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic, Uvero Alto Beach is on the East coast of Hispaniola. You might want to drop by even if you aren't staying in the vicinity. Uvero Alto Beach stands out from other beaches because it's one of the best spots for escaping the typical tourist haunts. Other nearby beaches you'll come across in the Dominican Republic may be just as pretty, but are usually more cramped since they're located by some of the most popular tourist areas in town.

How to Access The Beach

Carreto Uvero Alto road leads right to the beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Uvero Alto enjoys a thin strip of powder soft white sand and deep navy blue waters. The shore is lined with coconut palms.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available.

If you find that you prefer shores which grant an angelic place to escape, then a good choice for you is Uvero Alto Beach; it's back within a more natural sector of Hispaniola.

What's Nearby


Uvero Alto Beach is beautiful natural site, which you'll find on the East coast of Hispaniola; it will be near other attractions like Hard Rock Casino Punta Cana, which is a short taxi ride away.

If you want to learn more about the history of the Dominican Republic, you won't have to look hard to find sites boasting the colorful history of the nation. For instance, nearby is Santuario San Dionisio, which is 16 and a half miles to the south-southwest.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run out of things to do. The following table contains a list of the closest attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Uvero Alto Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Hard Rock Casino Punta Cana Casino 10.7 SE Hispaniola
Hard Rock Golf Club at Cana Bay Golf Course 11.1 SE Hispaniola
Punta Blanca Golf Course Golf Course 12.2 SE Hispaniola
Casino Riu Palace Macao Casino 12.6 SE Hispaniola
Iberostar Casino Casino 13.0 SE Hispaniola

Cities and Towns

The closest section of Hispaniola to Uvero Alto Beach is Las Lagunas de Nisbon. This friendly part of Hispaniola is just four miles from the beach, so it doesn't have to be a terribly lengthy excursion. This section in the Dominican Republic is not an overly urbanized area, but still has its fair share of things to do.


Whether or not you encounter many other people will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. At this beach, you can expect to encounter quite a few travelers staying at the closest accommodations.

You'll find a decent number of hotels which can be reached in the car. A few of the more convenient options have been displayed in the following table.

Accommodations near Uvero Alto Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Excellence Punta Cana 0.5 mi. SE Resort
Sirenis Tropical Suites Casino 1.5 mi. SE Resort
Sirenis Cocotal Beach -- -- Resort
Breathless Punta Cana Resort and Spa -- -- Resort
Dreams Punta Cana All-inclusive 3.0 mi. SE Resort
Agua Resort and Spa 3.0 mi. SE Resort
CHIC Punta Cana 3.3 mi. SE Resort


If you start getting hungry during your afternoon at the shore, this beach has you covered, so you won't have to wander too far away. One of the nearest places to eat is Barefoot Grill. This restaurant features American food. They are also known for serving hamburgers.

The table below provides a list of nearby restaurants.

Restaurants near Uvero Alto Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Barefoot Grill (809) 221-4646 American Very Casual -- --
Bites (809) 221-4646 International Informal -- --
Coco Cafe (809) 221-4646 Eclectic Very Casual -- --
Coquette (809) 221-4646 French Fine Dining -- --
Culinaria (809) 221-4646 International Fine Dining -- --
Kibbeh (809) 221-4646 Lebanese Informal -- --
Silk City (809) 221-4646 Pan Asian / Pacific Rim Informal -- --
Sofrito (809) 221-4646 Latin American Informal -- --
Spoon (809) 221-4646 International Very Casual -- --
Spumante (809) 221-4646 Italian Informal -- --
The Strip (809) 221-4646 International Informal -- --
CX (809) 221-2121 Eclectic Informal 3.3 mi. SE

Other Beaches

Of course, you'll find other beaches besides Uvero Alto Beach on Hispaniola.

If you like the ambiance at this beach, you might also like Bavaro Beach, located just a cab ride away. If you're on the lookout for more active and social, you might find that Macao Beach is just right. It's located six miles to the southeast.

Another location you may want to try is Arena Gorda Beach, which is located not too far away, and can be reached in a taxi.

Perhaps Uvero Alto Beach is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; if so, the Dominican Republic offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.


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