If this sounds like you, finding a hotel close to the beach can add a special element to your holiday. If you or your group are big beach fans, Bluebay Villas Doradas has what you need. This lodging is set along the water, so tourists can spend every day in the sun if they so desire.
Of course, since Bluebay Villas Doradas is located right on Dorada Beach, relaxing on the sand is a popular pastime here. Dorada Beach is located in Puerto Plata in one of the largest resort areas on the island. This, coupled with the fact that this beach is great for watersports such a kite boarding and water skiing makes this beach consummately crowded. For travelers who are eager for some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to view a detailed page:
|Bergantin Beach||1.0||E||Playa Dorada|
|Long Beach||2.2||NW||Puerto Plata|
|3.3||E||6.6 mi. East-Southeast of Puerto Plata|
One of the most convenient options is Bergantin Beach. A great public beach (read: free) away from the crowds, Playa Bergantin is favored because of its free access and gorgeous views of the island wrapping around the sea to the west. You can spend as much time as you want at this coastal site, considering there are nearby public restrooms.
Some might enjoy Long Beach which is usually full of tourists looking for a variety of beach activities. The waters that wash ashore of Long Beach in Puerto Plata come from the Atlantic Ocean, which means they can be rough and tall at times. Still, the view of the sea from the shore is enough to keep the beach relatively populated during tourist season. This beach is a quick interval away.
Vacationers who are curious to know about what is close by might like to know how far away the nearest town or city is from their location. Bluebay Villas Doradas is located in Playa Dorada, a neighborhood in the Dominican Republic; it's three and a half miles (five and a half kilometers) to the southeast of Puerto Plata.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Bluebay Villas Doradas.
|downtown Puerto Plata||3.7||NW|
|Sabaneta De Cangrejos||3.9||ESE|
|El Gallo Abajo||5.8||WSW|
Vacationers seeking thrilling outdoor activities while visiting the Dominican Republic will find that Bluebay Villas Doradas is in an ideal place for people who will be in and out trying various excursions. As a matter of fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like Amber Museum. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is ., , and
When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those listed in the table below.
|Park||3.4||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||3.7||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Amber Museum||Museum||3.9||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||3.9||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||4.0||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Faro Puerto Plata||Lighthouse||4.3||NW||Puerto Plata|
|Historical Site||3.4||W||Puerto Plata|
|Birgenair Flight 301 Memorial||Historical Site||4.3||NW||Puerto Plata|
|Fortaleza San Felipe||Historical Site||4.4||NW||Puerto Plata|
|Teleferico Puerto Plata||Cable Car||4.7||W||Puerto Plata|
|Monumento Hermanas Mirabal||Monument||1.5||WNW||Costa Dorada|
|Teleferico Mountain Top||Cable Car||4.5||W||2.6 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Monument||4.5||W||2.7 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Isabel de Torres National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.3||SW||3.8 mi. South of Puerto Plata|
|Yaskia Adventures||Zip Line Site||--||--||Playa Dorada|
|Facility Viewing||--||--||9.8 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Twenty-Seven Waterfalls of Damajagua||Waterfall||12.2||W||10.1 mi. West-Southwest of Puerto Plata|
|Jewish Museum of Sosua||Museum||8.1||E||Sosua|
|Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa||Museum||8.1||E||Sosua|
|El Choco National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||13.8||E||16.9 mi. East of Puerto Plata|
If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, Amber Museum is an alternative worth considering. Dominican Amber is said to be some of the clearest in the world, and visitors can see for themselves at the Amber Museum. With a wide collection of valuable local amber on display, this museum is one of the more unique offerings on the island.
When you're choosing a place to stay, it can often be a good idea to find out about nearby accommodations as a way to better understand the area. You will find lots of other places to think about before coming to a decision, as this portion of the Dominican Republic offers visitors a sweeping range of resorts and hotels to pick from. To learn more about the booking possibilities available nearby, consult the following table.
|Casa Colonial Beach And Spa||0.1||NE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Barcelo Puerto Plata All Inclusive||0.1||N||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Occidental Allegro Puerto Plata||0.2||SE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Vh Gran Ventana Beach Resort All-inclusive||0.2||N||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Hotel Dorado Club Resort||0.2||WNW||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Grand Paradise Playa Dorada||0.3||N||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|0.3||N||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Fun Royale and Fun Tropicale All-Inclusive Resorts||0.3||SSW||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|0.3||NW||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Caribbean Village Playa Dorada||0.4||W||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
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