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.

You'll find a small number of interesting dive sites in the area. To read more about scuba diving in this area click this link.


Puerto Rico Golf

If there are some avid golfers traveling with you, they'll be pleased to know the potential exists for playing at several of the 5 golf courses in this area. The area courses include Sugarcane Course at Dorado Beach, Dorado Beach West Course, and Dorado Beach East Course. Click on the course name to get additional information concerning the course. To get more information on golfing throughout Puerto Rico, navigate to this page.


If there are some foks who enjoy exploring new shops in your group, they can while away some time exploring a few of the 41 retail stores in the area. If you want to get information concerning shopping in Dorado and nearby, you can do so here.


Bosque Estatal De Vega

Plan on also spending some time soaking in the sights and sounds of Dorado. Visit this extended discussion concerning area sightseeing attractions if you're looking for more specifics.


Enjoying a spa could be one of the most enjoyable parts of your entire vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you might be happy to learn there are two in this area. Anyone needing to find out more concerning this topic can do so by clicking on this link.


Embassy Suites Dorado del Mar Beach & Golf Resort

If you're a tennis player 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 following table can help clarify your options. At a glance, you can see the number of courts available, whether lighting is offered, and a few other details. Click on the names to read more about 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 instance, 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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