Things to See and Do While Staying at Hotel Dorado Club Resort

The Dominican Republic provides many intriguing sites to explore, particularly for visitors booking a waterfront property like this one. Hotel Dorado Club Resort is one of the best properties in the area for visitors seeking entertainment and hoping to try their hand at new activities.

Because the resort has a total of 2 pools on-site, you probably won't have any trouble locating a few lounge chairs. This property is also situated right next to the beach, meaning that there are many ways to play in the water when you stay here.


Tennis players should consider staying at this property, because the tennis facilities — located on-site — make for a pleasant afternoon activity, or sweat-breaking challenge. There are 2 tennis courts on-site. Plus, the courts here are equipped with lighting so you'll never have to cut your match short.

Where else can you stay and play on-site tennis? You can take a look at other tennis properties, like Caribbean Village Playa Dorada and Grand Paradise Playa Dorada.


Although there isn't a golf course at Hotel Dorado Club Resort, you can always ask the property's staff about trying to arrange a tee time nearby. Nearby golf courses are Costa Azul, Playa Dorada Golf Course, and Los Mangos Golf Course. Each is within traveling distance, and the most nearby of the collection, Playa Dorada Golf Course, is only a meager distance off from the lodging, so you can make heading over for a few rounds of golf. The course has 18 holes. This 6309 yard course has been rated a par 72. For those who would like to find out more information, you can reach the course at (809) 320-4262.


Travelers that enjoy a wide variety of aquatic adventures will have a wonderful time during their visit Hotel Dorado Club Resort. The list below shows the water activities that the property offers.

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Parasailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Watercraft
  • Water Skiing

Family Activities

Families with children should seriously consider staying here at Hotel Dorado Club Resort, as it is ready with a great set of family-friendly amenities.

Both adults and children staying at the Hotel Dorado Club Resort will have plenty of entertainment for the young at heart.

There is a playground on the property, which is a favorite feature for families. It's a safe area for children to play and meet other guests their age while their parents relax on the sidelines. This site also has an organized program for kids, which will keep youngsters busy and entertained. Most parents know the rarity of some time spent sans children. At this hotel they offer parents a chance to spend some time alone, since they offer babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the amenities is on-site live entertainment, so even when guests stay inside for the night they won't be missing out. Live entertainment is typically available 7 days per week. However, the details can vary seasonally. If you want to learn more about what entertainment will be offered, call the resort at (809) 320-2019.

There's a bar at the lodging too — a good place to grab a drink before the show.

If you take a stroll outside of the confines of your accommodations, you'll find a few other choices in the immediate area with nightlife options. Though none of these are very highly rated with regards to nighttime entertainment, they will give you options. Find out more by viewing the options in the following table:

Accommodations near the Hotel Dorado Club Resort with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Celuisma Tropical Playa Dorada Playa Dorada, 3.0 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
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
Barcelo Puerto Plata All Inclusive Playa Dorada, 3.3 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 5 check
Bluebay Villas Doradas Playa Dorada, 3.3 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 4 check
Caribbean Village Playa Dorada Playa Dorada, 3.0 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 7 --
Casa Colonial Beach And Spa Playa Dorada, 3.4 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata -- --
Occidental Allegro Puerto Plata Playa Dorada, 3.5 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
Iberostar Costa Dorada Playa Dorada, 2.1 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 3 check

As luck would have it, this property has its own casino, so you might just find yourself on the game floor one evening. Also within a short distance of this hotel is another casino location worth visiting, the The American Casino. You will find The American Casino merely a short distance away from this accommodation.


One of the most unique activities on-site is horseback riding. This activity is popular among guests, so contact the front desk if you're interested in giving it a try.

Shuffleboard is yet another way to stay active while on vacation here. It's a relaxing outdoor pastime to pick up, especially if you've never tried it before.

The beauty salon at Hotel Dorado Club Resort will allow you to beautify yourself before a special night with your significant other.

Even though there is plenty to do on the grounds of this property, travelers who want to get out 'n' about will find a multitude of exciting things to see and do in the Dominican Republic. Whether you are looking to hang out on the beach or enjoy a few rounds of golf, you'll find lots of other chances for recreation in and around the area. Check out these links to learn more with regard to riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities.


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