What's Near Ritz-Carlton Dorado Beach

Often, guests decide to spend their vacations in Puerto Rico simply because they want to experience the sparkling beaches that the island is famous for.

If you are a fan of the beach, Ritz-Carlton Dorado Beach has what you need. This property is situated right along the water and sand, so visitors can spend all of their time under the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Ritz-Carlton Dorado Beach is located right on Los Tocores Beach, relaxing on the sand is a popular pastime here. If you head towards the coast from Laguna Mata Redonda you'll run into Los Tocores, a beach so beautiful that every resort along the shore wants a piece of it. The waters here are calm enough that you can swim, but not so calm that you shouldn't be wary of strong currents if you are visiting with young children. For those who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the names below to see more details:

Beaches Near Ritz Carlton Dorado Beach
Beach Distance Direction Location
Cerro Gordo Beach 2.5 W 4.4 mi. West of Dorado
Dorado Beach 3.7 E 1.9 mi. East of Dorado
Vega Baja Beach 4.8 W 6.7 mi. West of Dorado

Cerro Gordo Beach is the closest to the resort. Cerro Gordo Beach is a government run beach in Vega Alta, approximately 45 minutes from San Juan. This beach is a favorite amongst locals, yet remains much quieter than the beaches in resort laden areas of Puerto Rico.

If instead you're looking for a more peaceful beach scene, Dorado Beach could be just what the doctor ordered. Set in the small northern town of Dorado, Dorado Beach is known for it's prime surfing conditions, which make it a beach not necessarily suitable for inexperienced swimmers or families with young children. You can find it three and a half miles east of the resort.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who want to know a little bit more about what's nearby may want to know how far the adjacent city or town is from the property. Ritz-Carlton Dorado Beach can be found near the center of the island of Puerto Rico; it is two miles (three kilometers) to the west of Dorado.

The table below lists some of the areas near Ritz-Carlton Dorado Beach.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Dorado 1.9 E
Vega Alta 4.3 S
Los Naranjos 5.9 W
Vega Baja 6.6 WSW
Sandin 7.4 W
Corozal 9.3 S
Bayamon 10.9 SE
Padilla 10.9 S
Catano 11.2 E
Morovis 12.1 SW

Nearby Attractions

Bosque Estatal De Vega

Ritz-Carlton Dorado Beach makes for an excellent place to stay for active visitors. There are a great deal of fun activities to be found when searching from this accommodation. Yes, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, including Bosque Estatal De Vega, Cancha Lauro Davila, and Parque Frain E Jesus. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Bosque Estatal De Vega.

If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Ritz Carlton Dorado Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Bosque Estatal De Vega Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.0 SW 6.0 mi. South West of Dorado
Cancha Lauro Davila Park 6.7 SE 5.5 mi. South of Dorado
Parque Frain E Jesus Park 6.8 SE 5.5 mi. South-Southeast of Dorado
Plaza Aquarium Aquarium 9.2 S 8.5 mi. South of Dorado
Caribbean Cinemas - Plaza del Sol Movie Theater 10.3 ESE 5.1 mi. South West of Old San Juan
Space Rocket Plaza Park 10.4 ESE 4.9 mi. South West of Old San Juan
Science Park Museum 10.4 ESE 4.7 mi. South West of Old San Juan
Plazoleta Del Canton Park 10.7 ESE 5.1 mi. South West of Old San Juan
Bacardi Rum Plant Museum 10.8 E Catano
Parque Nacional Isla De Cabras Park 11.0 E 1.4 mi. West of Old San Juan
Fort San Juan de la Cruz Historical Site 11.0 E 1.3 mi. West of Old San Juan
Laguna Tortuguero Nature Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.1 W 11.0 mi. West of Dorado
Riverside Park Park 11.5 ESE 5.0 mi. South-Southwest of Old San Juan
Complejo Deportivo Carcano Alicea Park 11.7 SE 6.8 mi. South-Southwest of Old San Juan
Fort de San Filipe del Morro Historical Site 11.8 E Viejo San Juan
Convent of the Dominican Order Museum -- -- Old San Juan
Casa Rosa Historical Site 12.0 E Old San Juan
Instituto De Cultura Puertorriquena Museum 12.0 E Old San Juan
Museo de Arte e Historia de San Juan Museum -- -- Old San Juan
Ballaja Plaza Park 12.0 E Old San Juan
La Casa Blanca Museum 12.0 E Old San Juan
Museo de las Américas Museum 12.1 E Old San Juan
Plaza De Beneficencia Park 12.1 E Old San Juan
Ballaja Barracks Historical Site 12.1 E Old San Juan
Paseo De Morro Historical Site 12.1 E Old San Juan
San Juan Gate Historical Site 12.1 E Old San Juan
Plaza De La Rogativa Park 12.1 E Old San Juan
Museo Felisa Rincaan de Gautier Museum 12.1 E Old San Juan
Felisa Rincon de Gautier Museum Museum 12.1 E Old San Juan
La Fortaleza Historical Site 12.1 E Old San Juan
Plaza V Centenario Park 12.1 E Old San Juan
Totem Monument 12.1 E Old San Juan
Archbishop's Palace Historical Site 12.2 E Old San Juan
Raices Fountain Monument 12.2 E Old San Juan
Children's Museum Museum 12.2 E Old San Juan
Galeria Nacional Museum Museum 12.2 E Old San Juan
Red Palace Historical Site 12.2 E Old San Juan
Museo de Nuestra Raiz Africana Museum 12.2 E Old San Juan
San Juan National Historic Site Historical Site 12.2 E Old San Juan
Plaza Felisa Rincon De Gautier Park 12.2 E Old San Juan
Paseo La Princesa Park 12.2 E Old San Juan
La Princesa Promenade Historical Site 12.2 E Old San Juan
Parque De Las Palomas Park 12.2 E Old San Juan
Pablo Casals Museum Museum 12.2 E Old San Juan
Museo de Artes Populares Art Museum 12.2 E Old San Juan
Museum Of Our African Heritage Museum 12.2 E Old San Juan
Cathedral of San Juan Bautista Historical Site 12.2 E Old San Juan
Casa De Los Dos Zaguanes Historical Site 12.3 E Old San Juan
Casa de los Contrafuertes Historical Site 12.3 E Old San Juan
Plaza De Armas Park 12.3 E Old San Juan
Casa Ramon Power y Giralt Historical Site 12.3 E Old San Juan
El Arsenal De La Marina: Gallery Art Museum 12.3 E Old San Juan
Plaza Darsenas & La Casita Park 12.4 E Old San Juan
Plaza La Barandilla/ La Barandilla Stairs Park 12.5 E Old San Juan
Plaza Salvador Brau Park 12.5 E Old San Juan
Plaza Arturo Somohano Park 12.6 E Old San Juan
Tapia Theater Movie Theater 12.6 E Old San Juan
Olympic House Historical Site 12.8 E Viejo San Juan
Fort San Cristóbal Historical Site 12.8 E Viejo San Juan
Ateneo Puertorriqueño Historical Site 12.8 E Viejo San Juan
Spanish House Historical Site 12.9 E Viejo San Juan
Caballito del Mar Monument 12.9 E Viejo San Juan
Plaza San Juan Bautista Historical Site 13.0 E Viejo San Juan
Parque Munoz Rivera Park 14.0 E Viejo San Juan
Estadio Municipal Guaynabo Park 14.4 ESE Guaynabo
Museo del Deporte Guaynabo Museum 14.4 ESE Guaynabo
Fuerte San Geronimo Historical Site 14.4 E Viejo San Juan
Caribbean Cinemas - Fine Arts Miramar Movie Theater 14.5 E Miramar
Bosque Urbano De San Patricio Park 14.7 ESE Hato Rey
Parque Central Park 15.0 E Hato Rey

If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, Bosque Estatal De Vega could be just what the doctor ordered. Established to preserve the aquifer that lies beneath the park, it is part of Puerto Rico's plan in preparing for the growing population and urbanization of the island. This part of the plan has a forest that acts as a natural filter for water entering the aquifer, as well as limiting the consumption by the population.

Nearby Accommodations

When choosing a location to stay in, it can often be smart to find out about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to better understand the area. Though there are only a few other resort and hotel options in this part of Puerto Rico, the quiet surroundings here ensure that it's a pleasant choice for travelers hoping to enjoy a peaceful destination. Take a look at the following table to get a complete listing of hotel booking options located nearby.

Accommodations near Ritz Carlton Dorado Beach
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Hyatt Hacienda Del Mar 1.1 W 3.0 mi. West of Dorado, Puerto Rico
Embassy Suites Dorado del Mar Beach & Golf Resort 2.0 E Dorado, Puerto Rico
Golden Sands Villas 2.0 E Dorado, Puerto Rico
 

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