What's Located Around La Rancheta Guesthouse

Nearby Beaches

Playa Madama

It's been said that the best places to visit in this region are their beautiful beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

Each of the access points along the coast of Hispaniola have their own distinct features; these variations can mean the difference between an uneventful visit and a lively day in the sun. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Click on the following names to see more details:

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

Playa Aldero is the one that's nearest to the guest house. Bear in mind that this beach is found a short distance from the guest house, so you won't have far to go if you're looking to enjoy a beautiful stretch of coastline.

Nearby Areas

Guests who are curious about the area's important features may want to know how far the adjacent town or city is from their accommodations. 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 following table contains a listing of 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 location is certain to offer a lot of activity for all kinds of vacationers. Though there are not too many attractions within close proximity to the guest house, you are located near sites like Iguanario Los Tocones, which is one of the closest ones.

View the table below to learn more about what attractions are nearby:

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 a chance to see something a little different, Iguanario Los Tocones might be 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.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing where to book your stay, it is sometimes a good idea to find out about nearby lodging possibilities in order to get a better feel for the area. This portion of Hispaniola offers travelers several other hotels and resorts to choose from, giving readers lots to think about before reaching a decision. Find the details you need about all the surrounding area's hotel booking options by checking the table below.

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
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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