What's Near Hotel Cacao Beach

Nearby Beaches

Some people's favorite tourist attractions in the Dominican Republic are their beautiful beaches. You should be able to enjoy benefit of some nearby.

All of the beaches on Hispaniola are different; even differences between their amenities can make all the difference in how much you enjoy your visit. Every one of the options near Hotel Cacao Beach (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click on the following names to see more information:

Beaches Near Hotel Cacao Beach
Beach Distance Direction Location
Las Ballenas 0.2 NW 16.2 mi. Northwest of Samana
Las Terrenas -- -- Las Terrenas
Bonita Beach 1.6 WSW 16.8 mi. West-Northwest of Samana
El Portillo Beach 3.4 E Abra Grande
Coson Beach 4.3 WSW 18.6 mi. West-Northwest of Samana

Las Ballenas is the closest choice to consider near this property. Because this beach can be found a quarter mile from the resort, you won't have to go far to see it. 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

Visiting areas that are close to your resort can act as a nice day trip, whether you'll be exploring the area's exciting nightlife, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Hotel Cacao Beach is located northwest of Las Terrenas, a village in the Samana Peninsula; it's to the northwest of Samana.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Hotel Cacao Beach:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Las Terrenas 0.9 SE
Abra Grande 3.1 E
Barbacos 4.7 E
Punta Gorda 7.2 SSW
El Limon 7.9 E
Sanchez 7.9 SW
Arroyo Barril 10.4 SE
Bebedero 15.0 SW
Los Yayales 15.6 W
Cano Abaja 15.8 WSW

Nearby Attractions

El Salto del Limon

Considering the Dominican Republic is a favorite vacation destination, there are a number of enjoyable attractions in the area. Actually, there are a few attractions neighboring the resort, for instance, Ectopia and El Salto del Limon. Both locations are great for visitors lodging at Hotel Cacao Beach, but the easiest to reach is Ectopia.

This option and more are detailed in the following table:

Attractions Near Hotel Cacao Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Ectopia Botanical Garden -- -- Las Terrenas
El Salto del Limon Waterfall 7.8 ESE 8.4 mi. Northwest of Samana
Whale Museum Of Samana Museum 16.0 SE Samana
Parroquia de Samana Historical Site 16.1 SE Samana
St. Peter's Church Historical Site 16.1 SE Samana
Shipwreck Maritime Museum Museum 16.3 SE Samana
Iguanario Los Tocones Zoo -- -- 3.1 mi. West-Southwest of Las Galeras

If you're searching 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 more about nearby lodging options is sometimes a good way to get a feel for the area as whole. This portion of Hispaniola offers travelers several other resorts and hotels to pick from, which will give readers lots to mull over before coming to a conclusion. Find details about all of the region's lodging options by viewing the table below.

Accommodations near Hotel Cacao Beach
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Hotel Tropic Banana 0.1 E 15.8 mi. Northwest of Samana, Hispaniola
Hotel Alisei 0.2 N 16.1 mi. Northwest of Samana, Hispaniola
Garden Hotel Lomita Maravilla 0.6 SE Las Terrenas, Hispaniola
Bahia Estela 0.8 E Las Terrenas, Hispaniola
Hotel Casa Nina 1.0 E Las Terrenas, Hispaniola
Peninsula House 1.0 E Las Terrenas, Hispaniola

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