What's Near La Isleta

Nearby Beaches

Las Galeras Beach

Some of the best places to visit in this region are found 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; even differences between their amenities can affect whether you'll have an active outing, or just a few hours of seclusion in the sun. To see those available near La Isleta, see the following table. Click on 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

Las Galeras Beach is the closest choice to consider near the apartment building. Bear in mind that you can find this beach about a hundred yards from the apartment building, so you'll never be far from the sea—an endless sparkling backdrop to your vacation. 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 looking for plenty of sand, surf and seclusion, La Playita Beach might be worth a visit. 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's located only a quick hike off.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your apartment building can add some depth to your vacation experience, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or learning more about the area's art and history. La Isleta is located along the northern outskirts of Las Galeras, in the general vicinity of Arroyo Del Cabo.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to 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 location is certain to offer a lot of active pursuits for everyone. While this area may not boast many attractions within walking distance of the apartment building, there are some options, like Iguanario Los Tocones, which is one of the closest.

This and other nearby options are displayed 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 a chance to see something a little different, 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

Learning more about nearby lodging possibilities is often a great way to get a better feel for the area. You will find plenty of other properties to consider prior to making a decision, as this portion of Hispaniola is home to an exceptional variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. Find the details you need about all the region's booking possibilities by checking the following table.

Accommodations near La Isleta
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
El Marinique 0.0 NNW 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
Casa Dorado -- -- 1.4 mi. West of Las Galeras, Hispaniola

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