Villa del Mar Beach

Villa del Mar beach is located on the Samana Peninsula, near Villa del Mar a popular resort property. The beach is well-visited, but not so crowded as to discourage visitors who prefer a calm beach going experience.

Located in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic, 4.9 miles east of Guayacanes, Villa del Mar Beach is on the East edge of Hispaniola. You might want to drop by regardless of whether you are staying nearby. While you wouldn't necessarily call Villa del Mar Beach quiet, visitors will notice fewer people here than are at the other, usually crowded beaches in the Dominican Republic. So, though it isn't the Dominican Republic most isolated stretch of sand, this beach will have much less traffic to dodge during, say, a romantic walk along the water.

How to Access The Beach
Villa del Mar Beach is accessible off Carretta Nueva.

Amenities and Ambiance

Villa del Mar features white sand and navy blue water. The shore is lined with trees and baked by hotel properties.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.

What's Nearby


Villa del Mar Beach is on the Dominican Republic's East coast; it's located near attractions like Coral Costa Caribe American Casino, which is one of the most conveniently accessible attractions.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never get bored. The attractions closest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Villa del Mar Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Coral Costa Caribe American Casino Casino 1.8 mi. W Hispaniola
Los Marlins Golf Course at Metro Country Club Golf Course 2.3 mi. W Hispaniola

Cities and Towns

Villa del Mar Beach is in the San Pedro De Macoris area, so a trip into the city——for snacks, drinks, and other attractions——is a convenient option. Guests visiting Villa del Mar Beach who are looking for other interesting places to see might think about heading to San Pedro De Macoris, which is not far away and is an especially active area of the Dominican Republic. From the beach, San Pedro De Macoris is located roughly within taxi range away.


The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, it depends on many factors: the time of sundown, happy hour, even how full the nearby hotels are. At this beach, you can expect to encounter a fair number of visitors from lodgings in the area.

Visitors will find a nice variety of hotels and resorts to pick from in the vicinity of the beach. The most accessible of which can be viewed in the table below.

Accommodations near Villa del Mar Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Costa Caribe Coral by Hilton 1.8 mi. W Resort
Plaza Real Resort Hotel 1.8 mi. W Resort
Embassy Suites Hotel at Los Marlins 2.3 mi. W Hotel
Real Caribe Resort -- -- Resort
Coop Marena Beach Resort 2.8 mi. W Resort
Fior di Loto -- -- Hotel


If during your visit you start getting hungry, the area near this beach provides some viable options, and you won't have to look too far away. One of the nearest places to eat is El Embarcadero. This restaurant features Caribbean food. They're also renowned for their seafood.

Some nearby restaurant options are provided in the following table.

Restaurants near Villa del Mar Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
El Embarcadero (809) 526-2202 Caribbean Very Casual 0.8 mi. W
Sal Marina Restaurant (809) 526-1220 Caribbean Very Casual 0.9 mi. W
El Meson (809) 526-2666 Mediterranean Informal 0.9 mi. W
Roxy Bar Piscina (829) 352-8721 American Very Casual 1.8 mi. W
El Con Con -- Caribbean, Italian Very Casual 2.2 mi. W
El Lobo & La Sal Cocina de Mar (809) 526-1819 Caribbean Very Casual 2.2 mi. W
Pepek Narmonick (809) 526-1890 International Informal 2.2 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

Villa del Mar Beach is just one of many beaches you can visit on Hispaniola.

Vacationers may also want to visit Caribe Beach, another favorite sun-spot in the Dominican Republic.

Perhaps Villa del Mar Beach is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; in which case you should keep looking for a beach or natural attraction that suits your vacation style.


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