What's Near Villa Serena Hotel

The sparkling beaches on Hispaniola are some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that the region has to offer.

If all you can think about is the beach, Villa Serena Hotel is just what you are looking for. This site is set on the shore, so visitors can spend every day under the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Las Galeras Beach

Needless to say, since Villa Serena Hotel is located right on Las Galeras Beach, laying out in the sun is one of the main attractions at this property. 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. For guests who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Villa Serena
Beach Distance Direction Location
La Playita Beach 0.4 W 10.4 mi. Northeast of Samana
Playa Aldero 1.1 E 11.6 mi. Northeast of Samana
Colorada Beach 1.4 WSW 9.3 mi. Northeast of Samana
Playa Madama 2.5 E 2.7 mi. East-Northeast of Las Galeras
Fronton Beach 3.2 E 13.5 mi. East-Northeast of Samana
Playa Rincon 3.4 W 8.0 mi. Northeast of Samana

The most convenient option is La Playita Beach. 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 the town or local neighborhood nearest to your hotel can add a little something extra to your vacation, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Villa Serena Hotel is located in the northern outskirts of Las Galeras, near Arroyo Del Cabo.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Villa Serena Hotel.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Arroyo Del Cabo 1.5 S
Balandra 7.9 S
Los Cacaos 8.5 SSW
Samana 10.7 SW
El Limon 14.9 W
Arroyo Barril 17.2 WSW
Barbacos 17.9 W
Abra Grande 19.5 W
Capitan 19.7 S

Nearby Attractions

Whale Museum Of Samana

No matter what kind of vacation you're planning, you can find plenty to see and do in this region. Though there are not too many attractions within close proximity to the hotel, vacationers can still check out attractions 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 Villa Serena
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Iguanario Los Tocones Zoo -- -- 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Las Galeras
Shipwreck Maritime Museum Museum 10.5 SW Samana
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 10.6 SW Samana
Parroquia de Samana Historical Site 10.6 SW Samana
Whale Museum Of Samana Museum 11.1 SW Samana

If you're looking for somewhere a little different 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 you're deciding where to book your stay, it's often smart to learn about nearby lodging options as a way to better understand the area. This part of Hispaniola plays host to various additional resort and hotel options to pick from, giving readers lots to mull over before reaching a verdict. The table that follows shows the lodging possibilities you can find in the surrounding area.

Accommodations near Villa Serena
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
El Marinique 0.1 SE Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Casa Por Que No? 0.3 ESE Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Todo Blanco Hotel 0.3 ESE Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Sol Azul -- -- Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Las Mariposas 0.7 S Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Grand Paradise Samana 0.8 E 0.9 mi. East-Northeast of Las Galeras, Hispaniola
La Rancheta Guesthouse 1.5 E 1.5 mi. East of Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Casa Dorado -- -- 1.4 mi. West of Las Galeras, Hispaniola

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