If this sounds like you, landing a hotel within walking distance of a good beach can add a special element to your holiday. Luckily, El Marinique is directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go far to see what makes the area so special.
Obviously, since El Marinique was built directly on Las Galeras Beach, hanging out at the beach is one of the main attractions at this property. Las Galeras is located in a small fishing village of the same name along the north east coast of the Dominican Republic. Most visitors are surprised to find that this place remains uncrowded because it is such a beautiful locale, but quickly get over their surprise and settle in to enjoy the beach that they have all to themselves. For those who want some variety, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the names below to learn more:
|La Playita Beach||0.6||W||10.4 mi. Northeast of Samana|
|1.0||E||11.6 mi. Northeast of Samana|
|Colorada Beach||--||--||9.3 mi. Northeast of Samana|
|Playa Madama||2.4||E||2.7 mi. East-Northeast of Las Galeras|
|Fronton Beach||3.1||E||13.5 mi. East-Northeast of Samana|
|Playa Rincon||3.5||W||8.0 mi. Northeast of Samana|
La Playita Beach is the closest choice to consider near the hotel. Just a 15 minute walk from the larger Las Galeras Beach, La Playita, which means "Little Beach" is a small stretch of sand where you can go to dine on fresh seafood or simply get away from the crowds.
Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your hotel can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, whether it's for enjoying a night out in the area, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. El Marinique is found along the northern outskirts of Las Galeras, near Arroyo Del Cabo.
The table below lists some of the areas near El Marinique.
|Arroyo Del Cabo||1.5||S|
This location is sure to offer a variety of activity for everyone, from the most laid back to the most active visitor. Though there are not many attractions within walking distance of the hotel, you can still explore attractions like Iguanario Los Tocones, which is one of the closest.
For more, check out the nearby attractions below:
|Iguanario Los Tocones||Zoo||--||--||3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Las Galeras|
|Shipwreck Maritime Museum||Museum||10.6||SW||Samana|
|Whale Museum Of Samana||Museum||11.1||SW||Samana|
If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, Iguanario Los Tocones might be the right choice for you. The threatened Rhinoceros Iguana can find a safe haven at the Iguanario Los Tocones, or simply, The Iguana Farm. Oddly, the iguanas are threatened not because of human development or because of predators, but because they are sought after aggressively by zoos around the world.
Getting information about nearby booking possibilities is generally a great way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. Readers will find plenty of additional destinations to consider nearby, as this section of Hispaniola offers vacationers a wide selection of resorts and hotels to pick from. To find more info about the hotel booking possibilities available in the vicinity, consult the following table.
|Hotel Plaza Lusitania||--||--||Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|--||--||Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|Villa Serena Hotel||0.1||NW||Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|Todo Blanco Hotel||0.2||E||Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|Sol Azul||--||--||Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|--||--||Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|Grand Paradise Samana||0.7||E||0.9 mi. East-Northeast of Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|La Rancheta Guesthouse||--||--||1.5 mi. East of Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|La Hacienda||--||--||1.6 mi. East of Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|Casa Dorado||--||--||1.4 mi. West of Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
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