Real Beach

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Real Beach is set on the east coast of the Dominican Republic, in a busy part of the island. Because the beach is surrounded by apartment buildings and hotel properties, the beach can get busy, so it is wise to arrive early to stake your claim.

Situated in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic, east of Guayacanes, Real Beach is on the East edge of Hispaniola. You should consider stopping by even if you aren't staying particularly close by. The beaches found throughout the Dominican Republic are usually somewhat secluded and quiet, but Real Beach stands out as a pleasant exception to this rule.

How to Access The Beach
Real Beach is located off Caretta Nueva.

Amenities and Ambiance

This beach forms into a half moon shape. It has white sand and turquoise waters, and is dotted by coconut palms. An apartment complex separates the shore from the nearest road.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

What's Nearby

Attractions

This beach is positioned on the Dominican Republic's East coast. It is near some interesting sites like Coral Costa Caribe American Casino, which is close enough that guests will have the choice to walk or take a cab, and it is one of a number of popular spots in the area.

Beaches are a great attraction to visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following chart includes some other attractions close-by.

Activities and Attractions Near Real Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Coral Costa Caribe American Casino Casino 1.1 mi. W Hispaniola
Los Marlins Golf Course at Metro Country Club Golf Course 1.6 mi. WNW Hispaniola

Cities and Towns

Those visiting Real Beach who are looking for other opportunities for exploration might think about going to San Pedro De Macoris, because it's nearby and is a particularly bustling part of the Dominican Republic.

Hotels

Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. You can typically expect to encounter quite a few vacationers who are staying in the area.

You'll find a reasonable selection of places to stay which can be reached in the car. Some of the closest options can be viewed in the following table.

Accommodations near Real Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Costa Caribe Coral by Hilton 1.1 mi. W Resort
Plaza Real Resort Hotel 1.1 mi. W Resort
Embassy Suites Hotel at Los Marlins 1.6 mi. WNW Hotel
Real Caribe Resort -- -- Resort
Coop Marena Beach Resort 2.1 mi. W Resort
Fior di Loto 2.2 mi. W Hotel

Food

If you're feeling hungry for a midday meal, the area around this beach has plenty to offer, and you won't have to look too far from these sands. One of the nearest places to eat is El Embarcadero. The restaurant has a menu featuring Caribbean cuisine. Many guests rave about their seafood. When you start to get hungry, you won't need to wait too long to eat as it's just a little ways away.

Nearby restaurants are included in the following table.

Restaurants near Real Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
El Embarcadero (809) 526-2202 Caribbean Very Casual 0.2 mi. W
Sal Marina Restaurant (809) 526-1220 Caribbean Very Casual 0.2 mi. W
El Meson (809) 526-2666 Mediterranean Informal 0.2 mi. W
Roxy Bar Piscina (829) 352-8721 American Very Casual 1.1 mi. W
El Con Con -- Caribbean, Italian Very Casual 1.5 mi. W
El Lobo & La Sal Cocina de Mar (809) 526-1819 Caribbean Very Casual 1.5 mi. W
Pepek Narmonick (809) 526-1890 International Informal 1.5 mi. W
Bella Italia -- Italian Very Casual -- --
Bella Venezia (809) 526-1214 Italian -- -- --
El Agave (809) 526-2449 Mexican Very Casual -- --
Giulia's Cafe -- American Very Casual -- --
I Gemelli -- Italian -- -- --

Other Beaches

There are multiple beaches to discover on Hispaniola, of course, so if Real Beach doesn't sound like your type of scene, you have options.

You may also want to consider Caribe Beach, located seven miles away.

Maybe Real Beach is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; in which case you should find a beach with a seclusion factor that suits you.

 

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