Some visitors' favorite sights to see in all of the Dominican Republic are stretched along the coast. Here, you shouldn't be too far from multiple options.
All of the beaches along the coast of Hispaniola have their own distinct features; the qualities and amenities associated with each can make the difference between a relaxing time on the sand, and an unprepared visit. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Click on the names below to view a detailed discussion:
|Las Galeras Beach||0.1||NE||Las Galeras|
|La Playita Beach||0.6||W||10.4 mi. Northeast of Samana|
|1.0||E||11.6 mi. Northeast of Samana|
|Colorada Beach||1.5||W||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||3.6||W||8.0 mi. Northeast of Samana|
The closest one is Las Galeras Beach. Bear in mind that this beach is located about a hundred yards to the northeast of this property, so you will have unlimited opportunities to enjoy the sun and the shore. 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.
If you're interested in a beach where sunbathers can find plenty of privacy, La Playita Beach might be a good choice. 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. It can be found a half mile west of these accommodations.
Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your apartment building can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or talking to some locals about their way of life. La Isleta is located along the northern outskirts of Las Galeras, in the vicinity of Arroyo Del Cabo.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to La Isleta:
|Arroyo Del Cabo||1.5||S|
No matter what kind of vacation you want to have, there are a number of enjoyable attractions at several different spots around the area. Even though there are just a few attractions located near the apartment building, vacationers can still check out attractions like Iguanario Los Tocones, which is one of the closest to the accommodation.
This and other nearby options are displayed 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 could be just what the doctor ordered. 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.
When you're deciding where to stay, it is often a good idea to learn about nearby accommodation options in order to better understand the area. You will find lots of other properties to consider in the region, as this part of Hispaniola is home to an excellent selection of resort and hotel options. In order to find more info on lodging options available close-by, view the table below.
|El Marinique||0.0||NNW||Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|Hotel Plaza Lusitania||0.1||SE||Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|0.1||E||Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|Todo Blanco Hotel||0.2||E||Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|Villa Serena Hotel||0.2||NW||Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|Sol Azul||--||--||Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|0.6||SSW||Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|Grand Paradise Samana||0.6||E||0.9 mi. East-Northeast of Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|La Rancheta Guesthouse||1.4||E||1.5 mi. East of Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
|Casa Dorado||--||--||1.4 mi. West of Las Galeras, Hispaniola|
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