Luperon Beach

Water sports are the main attraction at Luperon Beach with everything from snorkeling to windsurfing equipment available in huts along the beach. The surf can be a little rough, so swimming is not a recommended pastime for novice swimmers, but snack bars provide light foods and cold drinks to make the tropical heat less taxing for those who still want to relax on the beach.

Located in the northern part of Luperon, Luperon Beach is on the North West coast of the Dominican Republic. You should consider stopping by even if you aren't staying particularly close by. Vacationers will notice that, while Luperon Beach is certainly not secluded, it's not the most crowded beach in the Dominican Republic either. It's makes a great option for families who want to visit a somewhat lively beach without having to fight other beachgoers for a spot in the sand.

How to Access The Beach
Exit Highway 29 at Playa Luperon Road, which will take you directly to the shore.

Amenities and Ambiance

Luperon Beach is wide expanse of pristine white sand that lies west of Puerto Plata. Palm trees line the beach and provide protective shade while the aquamarine waters appear cool and inviting.

Lots of visitors here find that the on-site snack bar is just fine for lunch. If available, you could also purchase food from one of the mobile vendors who typically set up on this shoreline.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside. The crowd along the shores at Luperon Beach mainly consist of nearby hotel and resort guests and other tourists.

If you tend to like shores which offer a serene place to escape, then a good choice for you is Luperon Beach; it is back in a less urban section of the Dominican Republic.

What's Nearby


Cities and Towns

The closest region of the Dominican Republic to Luperon Beach is Luperon. This friendly part of the Dominican Republic is just three quarters of a mile from the coast, meaning it doesn't have to be a terribly lengthy excursion. Keep in mind that Puerto Plata isn't overly congested, so for visitors hoping to check out the local scene, this area of the Dominican Republic might be a place you consider spending some time in.


Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels.

Don't anticipate finding any of the Dominican Republic's popular hotels and resorts close to this beach, though if you're looking to elude throngs of tourists, the lack of accommodation options will certainly be a welcomed sight.


If you need to grab a bite to eat around midday, the area near this beach provides some viable options, so there's no need to go too far from these sands. One of the nearest places to eat is Luperon Marina Yacht Club Restaurant. The restaurant offers a menu of Caribbean cuisine. When you start to get hungry, you won't need to wait too long to eat since it's not far off the beach at all.

The table below provides a list of dining options located near this beach.

Restaurants near Luperon Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Luperon Marina Yacht Club Restaurant -- Caribbean Very Casual 0.6 mi. S
Adri Cafeteria (809) 571-8070 -- -- -- --
Captain Steve's Place (809) 452-3612 American Very Casual -- --
La Casa De Los Jugos (809) 571-8218 -- -- -- --
Los Tres Cocos (809) 970-7627 Contemporary, Creole Informal -- --
The Upper Deck -- International Very Casual -- --
Wendy's Bar and Cafe -- International Very Casual -- --
The Hurricane Hole (809) 315-1940 American, Caribbean Very Casual 1.1 mi. S
Putula's Bar & BBQ (829) 219-2830 Creole Very Casual 1.3 mi. SSW

Other Beaches

Vacationers in search of the perfect beach will have other options if Luperon Beach doesn't suit their tastes.

Vacationers may also want to visit Playa Nena Cove, which is located five miles to the east.

There are countless experiences to enjoy in the Dominican Republic, and Luperon Beach offers just one way to spend time outdoors.


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