What's Located Around La Rancheta Guesthouse

Nearby Beaches

Playa Madama

People vacationing in this part of Hispaniola almost always visit one of the region's pretty beaches. You should be able to enjoy benefit of some nearby.

Each of the places along the coast of Hispaniola have their own personalities; these characteristics could affect how much time you want to spend there, and what you need to bring. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Click on the names below to see more information:

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 closest to the guest house. Because this beach is a reasonable distance off, your party won't have to go far to see it.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what's nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the closest town or city is from their accommodations. La Rancheta Guesthouse is found in the Samana Peninsula, in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic; it is a short distance away to the east of Las Galeras.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of 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 sure to provide a good deal of fun activities for everyone. While there may not be too many attractions located near the guest house, you can still experience attractions like Iguanario Los Tocones, which is one of the closest ones.

To see more info about this or other nearby attractions, check out the table below:

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 looking for a chance to see something a little different, 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 deciding where to stay, it's sometimes smart to learn about nearby accommodation options as a way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. You'll find lots of additional destinations to look at before coming to a decision, as this portion of Hispaniola has a sweeping range of hotels and resorts to pick from. Find out more about all the area's booking possibilities by reading the following table.

Accommodations near La Rancheta
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
La Hacienda -- -- 1.6 mi. East of Las Galeras, Hispaniola
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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