What's Near Caribbean Village Playa Dorada

Nearby Beaches

Dorada Beach

Among the most anticipated sites to visit in this region are the beautiful stretches of shoreline. Many vacationers choose Caribbean Village Playa Dorada because it offers a nice mix of seclusion and access. While you're not likely to encounter big crowds in this area, the beach isn't too far away.

Each of the access points adorning the coast of the Dominican Republic have their own unique features; the specific amenities and qualities of each one could affect whether you'll have an active outing, or just a few hours of seclusion in the sun. The following table displays the options located near Caribbean Village Playa Dorada. Click on the following names to learn more:

Beaches Near Caribbean Village Playa Dorada
Beach Distance Direction Location
Dorada Beach 0.5 E Playa Dorada
Playa Dorada 1.0 NW Costa Dorada
Bergantin Beach 1.4 E Playa Dorada
Long Beach 2.0 NW Puerto Plata
Cosita Rica Beach 2.2 NW Puerto Plata
Playa Congrejo 3.7 E 6.6 mi. East-Southeast of Puerto Plata

One of the most convenient options is Dorada Beach. Since this beach is located a half mile to the east of this resort, you won't have to journey far to find a place to sit by the water. 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. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Dorada Beach, since there are bathrooms available on-site.

If instead you're looking for a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, Bergantin Beach might be just right for you. 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 only a short trip off.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your resort can act as a nice day trip, whether you're browsing a beautiful natural setting, or learning more about the area's art and history. Caribbean Village Playa Dorada is located in Playa Dorada, a neighborhood in the Dominican Republic; it's three miles (five kilometers) to the southeast of Puerto Plata.

The table below lists some of the areas near Caribbean Village Playa Dorada.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Costa Dorada 1.0 NW
Barrio Codetel 1.9 NW
Puerto Plata 3.0 NW
downtown Puerto Plata 3.4 NW
Montellano 3.8 SE
Sabaneta De Cangrejos 4.3 ESE
Costambar 5.4 NW
El Gallo Abajo 5.4 WSW
Cofresi 6.8 NW

Nearby Attractions

Fortaleza San Felipe

Vacationers who want to try unfamiliar activities while vacationing in the Dominican Republic will quickly learn that Caribbean Village Playa Dorada is a good spot to start all their adventures. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, including Parque de la Libertad, Park Gregorio Luperon, and Amber Museum. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Parque de la Libertad.

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.

Attractions Near Caribbean Village Playa Dorada
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Parque de la Libertad Park 3.1 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Park Gregorio Luperon Park 3.4 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Amber Museum Museum 3.6 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque Regalado Park 3.6 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque De La Restauracion Park 3.7 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Faro Puerto Plata Lighthouse 4.0 NW Puerto Plata
Carcel San Felipe 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
Parque San Felipe Park 4.1 NW Puerto Plata
Liga Del Atlantico Park 4.3 WNW 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
Cristo Redentor 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
Yasika Adventures Zip Line Site -- -- Playa Dorada
El Chocal Facility Viewing -- -- 9.8 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Parque Central Imbert Park 11.9 W Imbert
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 looking for an interesting place to visit, Amber Museum may be just what you're looking for. 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.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding where to stay, it's often a good idea to find out about nearby accommodation options as a way to get a feel for the region. Readers can find no shortage of additional properties to learn about before coming to a decision, as this section of the Dominican Republic offers travelers a terrific selection of hotel and resort options. To find more info about booking options available nearby, view the table below.

Accommodations near Caribbean Village Playa Dorada
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Hotel Dorado Club Resort 0.3 NE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Celuisma Tropical Playa Dorada 0.3 NNE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Blue JackTar 0.3 NW 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
Sunscape Puerto Plata 0.5 ENE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Grand Paradise Playa Dorada 0.5 NE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Paradise Beach Resort & Casino 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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