What's Near La Isleta

Nearby Beaches

Las Galeras Beach

Some visitors' favorite sites to visit in all of the Dominican Republic are the beautiful stretches of shoreline. Here, you shouldn't be too far from nearby beaches.

Each place along the coast has its own distinguishing features that might or might not be just right for you. To see those available near La Isleta, see the following table. Click the names below to learn more:

Beaches Near La Isleta
Beach Distance Direction Location
Las Galeras Beach 0.1 NE Las Galeras
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 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 option is Las Galeras Beach. Bear in mind that this beach is a reasonable distance off, so there's no limit to how often you can soak in the sun and cool off in the sparkling sea. 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 on the lookout for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, La Playita Beach could be a better choice for you. 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 only a quick interval off.

Nearby Areas

Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your apartment building can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. La Isleta is found toward the northern outskirts of Las Galeras, near Arroyo Del Cabo.

The table below lists some of the areas near La Isleta.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Arroyo Del Cabo 1.5 S
Balandra 7.8 S
Los Cacaos 8.4 SSW
Samana 10.7 SW
El Limon 15.0 W
Arroyo Barril 17.3 WSW
Barbacos 18.0 W
Capitan 19.6 S
Abra Grande 19.6 W

Nearby Attractions

Whale Museum Of Samana

This destination is sure to offer more than enough types of activity for every type of traveler. Although there aren't many attractions located near the apartment building, you can still experience attractions like Iguanario Los Tocones, which is one of the closest.

For more, check out the nearby attractions below:

Attractions Near La Isleta
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 on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, Iguanario Los Tocones is an option worth considering. 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

When you're deciding where to stay, it can sometimes be smart to learn more about nearby accommodations as a way to better understand the region. You can find no shortage of other destinations to look at prior to reaching a decision, as this portion of Hispaniola offers visitors a wide variety of hotels and resorts to choose from. To find out more about lodging options available in the vicinity, consult the following table.

Accommodations near La Isleta
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
El Marinique 0.0 NNW Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Hotel Plaza Lusitania 0.1 SE Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Casa Por Que No? 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
Las Mariposas 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
La Hacienda 1.4 E 1.6 mi. East of Las Galeras, Hispaniola

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