What's Near Villa Serena Hotel

Sometimes booking a hotel within walking distance of a good beach can add a special element to your holiday. Therefore, most guests are delighted that Villa Serena Hotel is right on the water and sand, so you won't need to go out of your way to enjoy what makes the region so popular.

Nearby Beaches

Las Galeras Beach

Needless to say, since Villa Serena Hotel is located on Las Galeras Beach, relaxing on the sand is a popular pastime here. 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 those who are willing to venture off site, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view our detailed article:

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 nearest one 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

Stopping by a community or town near your hotel can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Villa Serena Hotel is located in the northern outskirts of Las Galeras, near Arroyo Del Cabo.

The areas that are closest to Villa Serena Hotel are listed in the table below:

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

This destination is sure to provide a variety of active pursuits for everyone. While there may not be too many attractions within a close distance of the hotel, you can still visit the nearby Iguanario Los Tocones, which is one of the closest ones.

More details about nearby attractions are in the following table:

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 an interesting place to visit, 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

Finding information about nearby hotel booking possibilities is oftentimes a good means of getting a feel for the area. You'll be able to find lots of other places to consider prior to making a decision, as this part of Hispaniola houses an exceptional range of hotels and resorts to pick from. The table below lists the hotel booking possibilities you can find nearby.

Accommodations near Villa Serena
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
El Marinique 0.1 SE Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Hotel Plaza Lusitania 0.2 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
La Hacienda 1.6 E 1.6 mi. East of Las Galeras, Hispaniola
Casa Dorado -- -- 1.4 mi. West of Las Galeras, Hispaniola

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