Activities in Dorado

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Dorado is known as the home of the best golf courses in Puerto Rico, and an entire resort-community vibe has built up around the courses in this town.  Tourists travel from around the world trying to book some time on the greens, but when they aren't hitting the links other activities to participate in include a sightseeing tour of several museums and watersports. 


Dorado Diving

You do not pick Dorado as the centerpiece of your diving location. However, if you happen to be in the area, there are a few spots where diving is possible.

There are a small number of dive sites to choose from. To visit our detailed guide to scuba diving in this area, visit this page.


Puerto Rico Golf

If you have some avid golfers traveling with you, they'll be pleased to know there are 5 courses in this area. Some of the area courses include Sugarcane Course at Dorado Beach, Dorado Beach West Course, and Dorado Beach East Course. For more information concerning the course, including the number of holes, location, and much more just click on the name of the course. To read our guide to golf courses throughout Puerto Rico, click here.


If you're going to be traveling with some avid shoppers they can explore some of the area's 27 retail shops. If you'd like to read more concerning shopping in Dorado and nearby, you can do so by clicking on this link.


Bosque Estatal De Vega

You should set aside some time for experiencing the culture, sights and sounds of Dorado. For more information on area sightseeing attractions, check out this page.


Embassy Suites Dorado del Mar Beach & Golf Resort

If you'd like to play some tennis during your visit you might want to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 5 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The table below highlights some key facts. Included is the number of tennis courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and some other details. Click on the names to read about other aspects of the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In And Around Dorado
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Embassy Suites Dorado del Mar Beach & Golf Resort 0.7 mi. North of Central Dorado 2 check
Ritz-Carlton Dorado Beach 1.9 mi. West of Central Dorado 5 check
Hyatt Hacienda Del Mar 3.0 mi. West of Central Dorado 8 check
Golden Sands Villas 0.7 mi. North of Central Dorado 2 check
Chalets de la Playa Sandin, 9.2 mi. West of Central Dorado 2 check

For example, Embassy Suites Dorado del Mar Beach & Golf Resort is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.


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