What's Located Around La Rancheta Guesthouse

Nearby Beaches

Playa Madama

It's been said that the best attractions in the Dominican Republic are the beautiful stretches of shoreline. Having them available nearby will make this area particularly desirable.

The various characteristics of each coastal spot in the Dominican Republic might be exactly suited to your style of travel; then again, some may not be as pleasing to you. These choices are each worth investigating. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near La Rancheta
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Aldero 0.5 NW 11.6 mi. Northeast of Samana
Playa Madama 1.3 NE 2.7 mi. East-Northeast of Las Galeras
Las Galeras Beach 1.3 W Las Galeras
Fronton Beach 1.7 E 13.5 mi. East-Northeast of Samana
La Playita Beach 2.0 W 10.4 mi. Northeast of Samana
Colorada Beach -- -- 9.3 mi. Northeast of Samana
Playa Rincon 4.9 W 8.0 mi. Northeast of Samana

The most convenient option is Playa Aldero. Bear in mind that this enjoyable spot is found a short distance from the guest house, so you won't have to journey too far to get to this stretch of coastline.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your guest house can add a little something extra to your vacation, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. La Rancheta Guesthouse is located in the Samana Peninsula, in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic; it is a short distance away to the east of Las Galeras.

The table below lists some of the areas near La Rancheta Guesthouse.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Las Galeras 1.5 W
Arroyo Del Cabo 2.1 SW
Balandra 8.2 SSW
Los Cacaos 9.1 SW
Samana 11.8 WSW
El Limon 16.4 W
Arroyo Barril 18.6 WSW
Barbacos 19.4 W
Capitan 19.8 S
Abra Grande 21.0 W

Nearby Attractions

Whale Museum Of Samana

This country is certain to provide a good deal of activity for everyone, from the most laid back to the most active visitor. Even though there are only a few attractions within walking distance of the guest house, you can still experience attractions like Iguanario Los Tocones, which is one of the closest to the accommodation.

More details about nearby attractions are in the following table:

Attractions Near La Rancheta
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Iguanario Los Tocones Zoo -- -- 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Las Galeras
Shipwreck Maritime Museum Museum 11.6 SW Samana
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 11.7 SW Samana
Parroquia de Samana Historical Site 11.7 WSW Samana
Whale Museum Of Samana Museum 12.2 SW Samana

If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, 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

Getting info about nearby hotel booking possibilities is generally a convenient way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You will find no shortage of other places to look at in the vicinity, as this section of Hispaniola offers guests an excellent selection of hotels and resorts to pick from. Find the details you need about the surrounding area's hotel booking possibilities by reading the following table.

Accommodations near La Rancheta
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Grand Paradise Samana 0.7 W 0.9 mi. East-Northeast of Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Todo Blanco Hotel 1.2 W Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Casa Por Que No? -- -- Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Hotel Plaza Lusitania -- -- Las Galeras, Hispaniola
El Marinique -- -- Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Villa Serena Hotel 1.5 W Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Sol Azul -- -- Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Las Mariposas -- -- Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Casa Dorado -- -- 1.4 mi. West of Las Galeras, Hispaniola

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