La Rancheta Guesthouse

A budget property for guests who don't mind staying in a rustic environment, guests who stay here have the option of camping, reserving a bed in a dorm room, or booking a small but private room on a property surrounded by lush greenery.

Travelers hoping to keep active won't leave disappointed with La Rancheta, which boasts a multitude of outdoor opportunities. If you are trying to plan for some special occasion, or are traveling as a group, this hospitable lodging may be exactly what you're looking for.

Located in the Samana Peninsula, 2.0 miles northeast of Arroyo Del Cabo, La Rancheta Guesthouse offers a warm welcome to travelers who are interested in staying in this section of the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic. If you're wondering, the center of Las Galeras is to the west.


Each accommodation has a simple kitchen and a patio with a garden view. The Bungalow features a loft bedroom, two double beds, and one single bed. This option also has an indoor kitchen. The Rooms, which have a kitchen on the patio, all offer two single beds which can be pushed together to act as a double bed.

La Rancheta has just 7 units. Visitors who prefer personalized service over an abundance of space will especially enjoy the intimate atmosphere at this property.

On the basis of ambience, style, and overall experience, Caribya! has awarded this guest house a rating of one and a half stars. Read more about our Caribya! star ratings, which are more conservative than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

A partial list of the guest room amenities offered by La Rancheta Guesthouse include:

  • Toilet
  • Private Bath
  • Kitchenette
  • Shower
  • Double Bed
  • Single Bed

If you desire a certain amenity for your stay, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

Guests can enjoy camping at the nearby La Hacienda Hostel Ranch, which is just a 10 minute walk from La Rancheta. There, you can also embark on an exciting hike or horseback riding trip.

Perhaps the best part of staying at La Rancheta, the beach is only a 3 minute walk where guests will find a natural open ocean aquarium allowing them to ogle at all of the interesting marine life.

The list below gives a preview of this property's facilities and general amenities:

  • Complimentary Parking
  • Pets Accepted
  • Wi Fi Internet Access

However, don't hesitate to contact the location if you're interested in something in particular. To read a comprehensive article about the specific recreation and activities offered at La Rancheta Guesthouse, click here.


In addition to on-location dining options, vacationers hoping to find further culinary diversity should also think about the area's other nearby restaurant selections. Visitors staying at La Rancheta Guesthouse will find a small handful of restaurants nearby. It's a good idea to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, even though La Rancheta has dining of its own, including La Rancheta. To get more information about dining in the surrounding area, click here.

Guest Services

Acquainting yourself with the guest services -- including the ones listed below -- are offered to help you make your vacation as enjoyable as possible.

  • Guest Laundromat
  • Local Shuttle Service
  • Complimentary Parking
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Shuttle

There's also a few business amenities, which can make any trip more productive, whether for pleasure, business, or both.

  • Group Friendly


There are a good selection of attractions near La Rancheta. One of the nearest is Shipwreck Maritime Museum, an interesting museum. If you want to have fun and relax at the same time, like many travelers who visit the Dominican Republic, you've no doubt made time for a few peaceful hours at the beach. Fortunately, Playa Aldero is located a quarter mile to the northwest of this guest house.

One of the nearest notable areas to the guest house is Las Galeras. If you want to find even more attractions and fun, have a little side trip to a town within driving distance to see what else the country has to offer.

For our in-depth discussion on what's in the area of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Calle La Caleta, the Samana Peninsula, Hispaniola

Phone: (829) 939-8285



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