What's Located Around El Marinique

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.

Nearby Beaches

Las Galeras Beach

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:

Beaches Near El Marinique
Beach Distance Direction Location
La Playita Beach 0.6 W 10.4 mi. Northeast of Samana
Playa Aldero 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.

Nearby Areas

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.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Arroyo Del Cabo 1.5 S
Balandra 7.9 S
Los Cacaos 8.5 SSW
Samana 10.7 SW
El Limon 15.0 W
Arroyo Barril 17.3 WSW
Barbacos 18.0 W
Abra Grande 19.6 W
Capitan 19.6 S

Nearby Attractions

Whale Museum Of Samana

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:

Attractions Near El Marinique
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Iguanario Los Tocones Zoo -- -- 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Las Galeras
Shipwreck Maritime Museum Museum 10.6 SW Samana
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 10.7 SW Samana
Parroquia de Samana Historical Site 10.7 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.

Nearby Accommodations

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.

Accommodations near El Marinique
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Hotel Plaza Lusitania -- -- Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Casa Por Que No? -- -- 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 Mariposas -- -- 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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