People visiting this section of the Dominican Republic almost always visit one of the region's gorgeous beaches. There is not a beach located on the property of Caribbean Village Playa Dorada but visitors should be able to find some sand since the surrounding area is only slightly secluded. A day away from where you are staying will easily land vacationers on a fun, nearby beach. You can also enjoy close proximity to nearby beaches.
The personalities of each coastal spot in the Dominican Republic can affect how much you enjoy your time near the shore. Every one of the options near Caribbean Village Playa Dorada (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click the names below to see more information:
|Dorada Beach||0.5||E||Playa Dorada|
|Bergantin Beach||1.4||E||Playa Dorada|
|Long Beach||2.0||NW||Puerto Plata|
|3.7||E||6.6 mi. East-Southeast of Puerto Plata|
The most convenient option is Dorada Beach. Because this beach is located a half mile from the resort, you won't have to journey far to see it. 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. Stay comfortable at here all day if you choose, since it has bathrooms on-site for your convenience.
If instead you're interested in a more secluded and private beach scene, Bergantin Beach might be worth a visit. 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 find it located a mile and a half east of these accommodations.
Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your resort can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, whether it's for enjoying a night out in the area, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Caribbean Village Playa Dorada is situated in Playa Dorada, a neighborhood in the Dominican Republic; it is three miles (five kilometers) to the southeast of Puerto Plata.
The areas that are closest to Caribbean Village Playa Dorada are listed in the table below:
|downtown Puerto Plata||3.4||NW|
|Sabaneta De Cangrejos||4.3||ESE|
|El Gallo Abajo||5.4||WSW|
Travelers who crave an exciting itinerary during their stay in the Dominican Republic will find that Caribbean Village Playa Dorada makes the perfect place to start a busy day. Yes, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, including Amber Museum. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is ., , and
There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them listed in the table below.
|Park||3.1||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||3.4||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Amber Museum||Museum||3.6||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||3.6||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||3.7||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Faro Puerto Plata||Lighthouse||4.0||NW||Puerto Plata|
|Historical Site||3.1||W||Puerto Plata|
|Birgenair Flight 301 Memorial||Historical Site||4.1||NW||Puerto Plata|
|Fortaleza San Felipe||Historical Site||4.1||NW||Puerto Plata|
|Teleferico Puerto Plata||Cable Car||4.4||WNW||Puerto Plata|
|Monumento Hermanas Mirabal||Monument||1.2||NW||Costa Dorada|
|Teleferico Mountain Top||Cable Car||4.1||W||2.6 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Monument||4.1||W||2.7 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Isabel de Torres National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.9||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||11.8||W||10.1 mi. West-Southwest of Puerto Plata|
|Jewish Museum of Sosua||Museum||8.5||E||Sosua|
|Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa||Museum||8.5||E||Sosua|
|El Choco National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.2||E||16.9 mi. East of Puerto Plata|
If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, 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.
Finding info about nearby accommodations is generally an easy way to get a better feel for the area. You will be able to find plenty of additional places to think about prior to reaching a decision, as this part of the Dominican Republic houses a sweeping range of resort and hotel options. If you'd like to find additional info about the booking possibilities available nearby, consult the following table.
|0.2||NW||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Hotel Dorado Club Resort||0.3||NE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|0.3||NNE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Puerto Plata Village Caribbean Resort and Beach Club||0.3||NW||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Fun Royale and Fun Tropicale All-Inclusive Resorts||0.4||SE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Bluebay Villas Doradas||0.4||E||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Grand Paradise Playa Dorada||0.5||NE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Barcelo Puerto Plata All Inclusive||0.5||ENE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|0.5||NE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Vh Gran Ventana Beach Resort All-inclusive||0.5||NE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
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