Things to See and Do While Staying at Caribbean Village Playa Dorada

The Dominican Republic provides lots of exciting outdoor options, and is especially appealing to energetic vacationers. Caribbean Village Playa Dorada is one of the best properties for those seeking entertainment and hoping to give new activities a try.

With 2 swimming pools to choose from at Caribbean Village Playa Dorada, you shouldn't have any issues finding the perfect poolside spot. There is also a whirlpool, which can be a calming, adult alternative to the pool.

Guests here won't have to put their exercise routines on pause; you'll find everything you need at their on-site exercise facility.


Tennis fanatics should consider staying at this location, because its tennis facilities — located on-site — can add to any vacation experience. Players likely won't have to compete with other guests for a court, because there are 6 of them. Evening matches are also a possibility here, since you have the option of using a lit court.

If you're wondering where else you can find tennis courts, you can browse similar accommodations, like Grand Paradise Playa Dorada and Grand Oasis Marien All Inclusive Resort.


Although Caribbean Village Playa Dorada does not have a golf course, you may be able to arrange some playing time nearby. Courses nearby are Los Mangos Golf Course, Playa Dorada Golf Course, and Costa Azul. Each is within traveling distance, and the most proximate of the bunch is Costa Azul. It has a total of 9 holes. This 2650 yard course is rated as a par 33. For those who would like to find out more information, you can reach the course at (809) 571-2608.


While staying in the Dominican Republic why not try out a new recreational sport? There are several options available, so you are sure to find an aquatic activity to enjoy, even if it's your first time. This list indicates which watersports are available at Caribbean Village Playa Dorada:

  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Do you plan to bring the kids on vacation? You might be impressed with what's offered at Caribbean Village Playa Dorada, since it has your choice of several family-oriented amenities.

Have a parent’s night out and let the on-site babysitter take care of the kids, or let the kids be involved in the many children’s programs offered by Caribbean Village Playa Dorada.

Kids will be especially pleased to find a playground on the property. It is a great place to let kids have some daily playtime while parents enjoy a bit of downtime. At times, you may want to leave the little ones behind for the Dominican Republic's adult attractions. Guests can make arrangements for a babysitter, so that parents will have a chance to take a romantic stroll around town.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Entertainment is typically hosted 7 days per week. Needless to say, the specifics can vary with the season. If you'd like to learn more about their on-property entertainment, call the front desk at (809) 320-1111.

The absence of live entertainment may not bother you, since you'll have several different bars at which to grab a cold beverage.

If you are on the hunt for a variety of after-dark activity options, you'll find that a number of accommodations in the area also offer a small amount of variation for you. These include those displayed below:

Accommodations near the Caribbean Village Playa Dorada with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Hotel Dorado Club Resort Playa Dorada, 3.1 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 1 check
Celuisma Tropical Playa Dorada Playa Dorada, 3.0 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 4 check
Puerto Plata Village Caribbean Resort and Beach Club Playa Dorada, 2.7 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 5 check
Fun Royale and Fun Tropicale All-Inclusive Resorts Playa Dorada, 3.4 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 6 check
Bluebay Villas Doradas Playa Dorada, 3.3 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 4 check
Grand Paradise Playa Dorada Playa Dorada, 3.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 6 check
Barcelo Puerto Plata All Inclusive Playa Dorada, 3.3 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 5 check
Paradise Beach Resort & Casino Playa Dorada, 3.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central Puerto Plata -- --
Vh Gran Ventana Beach Resort All-inclusive Playa Dorada, 3.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 5 check
Occidental Allegro Puerto Plata Playa Dorada, 3.5 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 4 check
Casa Colonial Beach And Spa Playa Dorada, 3.4 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata -- --
Iberostar Costa Dorada Playa Dorada, 2.1 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 3 check

If you're in the mood to gamble, one of the closest casinos is at The American Casino. It is about a quarter mile from Caribbean Village Playa Dorada.


The beauty salon on the property makes it simple to beautify yourself before a romantic dinner or special occasion.

Though there is a lot to do right on this property, visitors hoping to explore will certainly appreciate the many exciting outdoor attractions in the Dominican Republic. No matter if you're looking to spend time on the beach or play a few rounds of golf, you will encounter plenty of other opportunities for recreation in the region. Check out these pages to learn more about riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities.


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