What's Near Bahia Estela

The active and pretty beaches on Hispaniola are the most-visited attractions that you'll find on the island.

Visitors love that Bahia Estela is right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go out of the way to enjoy the pleasant coast.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Bahia Estela is located right on Las Terrenas, sun bathing is a popular pastime at this property. For travelers who are willing to venture off site, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the name of each one in the table to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Bahia Estela
Beach Distance Direction Location
Las Ballenas 1.0 W 16.2 mi. Northwest of Samana
Bonita Beach 2.3 W 16.8 mi. West-Northwest of Samana
El Portillo Beach 2.6 E Abra Grande

The nearest one is Las Ballenas. Playa Las Ballenas means The Whale Beach, and was so named for the two whale-shaped rocks that can be seen from the shore. The beach itself is located in the center of the town of Las Terrenas, set at a point where a river dumps into the sea.

Nearby Areas

Guests who are interested to know about what else is in the area might like to know how far away the closest neighboring city or town is from the property. Bahia Estela can be found in Las Terrenas, a village on Hispaniola; it is 15.3 miles to the northwest of Samana.

The areas that are closest to Bahia Estela are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Abra Grande 2.3 E
Barbacos 4.0 E
El Limon 7.1 ESE
Punta Gorda 7.5 SSW
Sanchez 8.3 SW
Arroyo Barril 9.9 SE
Samana 15.3 SE
Bebedero 15.5 SW
Los Yayales 16.3 W

Nearby Attractions

El Salto del Limon

It doesn't matter what kind of vacation you're seeking in the Dominican Republic, you can find plenty to see and do at several different spots around the area. You might be especially interested in the attractions within a short distance of the hotel, for instance, Ectopia and El Salto del Limon. Each attraction is great for tourists lodging at Bahia Estela, but the nearest is Ectopia.

For more, check out the nearby attractions below:

Attractions Near Bahia Estela
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Ectopia Botanical Garden -- -- Las Terrenas
El Salto del Limon Waterfall -- -- 8.4 mi. Northwest of Samana
Whale Museum Of Samana Museum 15.3 SE Samana
Parroquia de Samana Historical Site 15.4 SE Samana
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 15.4 SE Samana
Shipwreck Maritime Museum Museum 15.6 SE Samana
Iguanario Los Tocones Zoo -- -- 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Las Galeras

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, El Salto del Limon could be a good option. Located in a thickly forested area along the Samaná peninsula in northeast Dominican Republic is a beautiful water fall called El Salto del Limón. Tourists have the choice of hiking or riding horseback to the falls, and in some cases mules are even available to ride on for the trek.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby hotel booking options is generally an easy means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. This portion of Hispaniola has quite a few additional resort and hotel options, giving readers lots to think over prior to reaching a decision. Have a look at the table below to find complete details about the booking possibilities that are found in the area.

Accommodations near Bahia Estela
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Hotel Casa Nina -- -- Las Terrenas, Hispaniola
Peninsula House -- -- Las Terrenas, Hispaniola
Garden Hotel Lomita Maravilla 0.5 SW Las Terrenas, Hispaniola
Hotel Tropic Banana -- -- 15.8 mi. Northwest of Samana, Hispaniola
Hotel Cacao Beach 0.8 W 15.9 mi. Northwest of Samana, Hispaniola
Hotel Alisei 0.8 W 16.1 mi. Northwest of Samana, Hispaniola

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