What's Located Around Sol Azul

Nearby Beaches

Las Galeras Beach

People visiting this area of Hispaniola usually enjoy the beautiful water at one of the area's beautiful and relaxing beaches. Having them available nearby will make this area particularly desirable.

The various characteristics of each coastal spot in the Dominican Republic can make a difference when it comes to planning your outing. These choices are each worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Sol Azul
Beach Distance Direction Location
Las Galeras Beach -- -- Las Galeras
La Playita Beach -- -- 10.4 mi. Northeast of Samana
Playa Aldero -- -- 11.6 mi. Northeast of Samana
Colorada Beach -- -- 9.3 mi. Northeast of Samana
Playa Madama -- -- 2.7 mi. East-Northeast of Las Galeras
Fronton Beach -- -- 13.5 mi. East-Northeast of Samana
Playa Rincon -- -- 8.0 mi. Northeast of Samana

The most convenient option is Las Galeras Beach. 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 a more secluded and private beach scene, La Playita Beach could be a better choice for you. 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.

Nearby Areas

Visiting a town or community neighboring your guest house can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or interacting with the locals while on your trip. Sol Azul is situated toward the center of Las Galeras.

The areas that are closest to Sol Azul are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Arroyo Del Cabo 1.1 S
Balandra 7.5 S
Los Cacaos 8.1 SSW
Samana 10.4 SW
El Limon 14.9 W
Arroyo Barril 17.1 WSW
Barbacos 17.8 W
Capitan 19.2 S
Abra Grande 19.5 W

Nearby Attractions

Whale Museum Of Samana

No matter what kind of vacation you want to have, you won't be at a loss for things to see and do throughout the area. While there may not be too many attractions close to the guest house, you can still experience attractions like Iguanario Los Tocones, which is one of the closest choices.

This option and more are detailed in the following table:

Attractions Near Sol Azul
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Iguanario Los Tocones Zoo -- -- 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Las Galeras
Shipwreck Maritime Museum Museum -- -- Samana
St. Peter's Church Historical Site -- -- Samana
Parroquia de Samana Historical Site -- -- Samana
Whale Museum Of Samana Museum -- -- Samana

If you're on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, 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

When deciding on a place to stay, it's often helpful to find out about nearby lodging possibilities in order to better understand the area. You'll be able to find plenty of other destinations to think about nearby, as this portion of Hispaniola houses a terrific variety of hotel and resort options. In order to get more info about lodging possibilities available nearby, see the table below.

Accommodations near Sol Azul
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Las Mariposas -- -- Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Hotel Plaza Lusitania -- -- Las Galeras, Hispaniola
El Marinique -- -- Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Casa Por Que No? -- -- Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Villa Serena Hotel -- -- Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Todo Blanco Hotel -- -- Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Grand Paradise Samana -- -- 0.9 mi. East-Northeast of Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Casa Dorado -- -- 1.4 mi. West of Las Galeras, Hispaniola
La Rancheta Guesthouse -- -- 1.5 mi. East of Las Galeras, Hispaniola
La Hacienda -- -- 1.6 mi. East of Las Galeras, Hispaniola

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