Caleta Beach

Caleta Beach is located in La Romana on the south coast of the Dominican Republic. The beach is a small little stretch of beach that locals use for boating, but it also calm enough for swimming.

Located toward the southern outskirts of La Romana, Caleta Beach is on the East edge of Hispaniola. You might want regardless of whether you're staying in the immediate vicinity. Vacationers who want a somewhat serene and secluded beach, that's also not too far from the town's amenities should pay a visit to Caleta Beach. Generally, it's not an overly popular part of the coast, but it's not dead and empty either.

How to Access The Beach
Caretta la Caleta runs right alongside Caleta Beach. Simply park in the sand and head to the shore.

Amenities and Ambiance

Caleta Beach forms a little curve into the coast and is lined with trees. The sand is tan colored and quiet soft, while the waters are a mesmerizing turquoise.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot.

Caleta Beach offers a quiet and peaceful getaway, thanks to the fact that the region surrounding the beach is far from urbanized.

What's Nearby


This pleasant stretch of sand known as Caleta Beach is on the Dominican Republic's East coast. It is close to Bibi Leon, which is one of the the area's interesting attractions.

If your taste for travel keeps you looking for new activity and attraction options, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Caleta Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Bibi Leon Ceramics and Pottery Shop 2.2 ENE Hispaniola
Centro Cultural BoMana Concert Halls and Performing Arts Centers 2.4 NE Hispaniola
Sports Center Sporting Event Venue 2.8 ENE Hispaniola
Dreams La Romana Casino Casino 10.1 E Hispaniola
Bayahibe Tourist Center Tourist Information Service 10.6 E Hispaniola

Cities and Towns

Caleta Beach is near La Romana, so travelers staying in town won't have far to go. La Romana is nearby and is an area with plenty to do, but yet isn't overcrowded. From the shore, La Romana is just up the road, maybe two and a half miles (three and a half kilometers).


How many other people you encounter at Caleta Beach will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. This spot is not near many large hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by visitors from the few small lodgings in the area.

While vacationers will find only a few places to stay in the region, those options closest to Caleta Beach are shown in the list below.

Accommodations near Caleta Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Hotel Riverview 2.6 mi. NE Motel
Hotel Olimpo 2.7 mi. NE Hotel


Don't worry if your stomach starts rumbling while sunbathing at Caleta Beach; there are lots of nearby options when it comes to dining. One of the nearest places to eat is Burger King La Romana. This restaurant has a menu featuring American cuisine. They also specialize in hamburgers. You'll have the option of walking or taking a cab since it's just a little ways away.

A few nearby dining options are listed below.

Restaurants near Caleta Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Burger King La Romana -- American Very Casual 2.1 mi. N
D'Fella Empanadas (809) 813-2547 Latin American, Mexican Very Casual 2.4 mi. NE
Shish Kebab (809) 556-2737 Middle Eastern Very Casual 2.4 mi. NE
Trigo de Oro (809) 550-5650 French Very Casual 2.5 mi. NE
Crema Pasteleria (809) 813-2103 International Informal 2.6 mi. NE
La Locanda-La Romana (809) 550-7555 Italian Informal 2.6 mi. NE
Dom Ham (809) 550-9220 International Very Casual 2.6 mi. NE
Restuarant El Puerto (809) 847-8853 Creole, International, Thai -- 2.6 mi. NE
Crema K -- International -- 2.6 mi. NE
Pizzeria a Rio (809) 550-9109 Italian Very Casual 2.6 mi. NE
Luz Mar Delicatessen (809) 813-0778 Caribbean Very Casual 2.7 mi. NE
La Casita (809) 556-5932 Spanish Informal 2.7 mi. NE

Other Beaches

Travelers in search of the perfect beach on Hispaniola will have lots of options besides Caleta Beach.

Another option worth considering is Bayahibe, which is an additional nearby Dominican Republic destination. The exotic destination of Bayahibe is perfect for all sorts of travelers, whether seeking rest and relaxation or fun and adventure. From lounging on the beach to booking an excurtion to the off-shore nature preserve of Catalina, Bayahibe has plenty to offer.

There's plenty to see and do in the Dominican Republic, and Caleta Beach is just one of the many options.


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