What's Located Around Grand Paradise Playa Dorada

Often, people make plans to spend their holidays in the Dominican Republic simply because they want to experience the breath-taking beaches that the region is famous for. Fortunately, Grand Paradise Playa Dorada is situated directly on the water, so you won't have to go out of the way to see what makes the area so special. Not far from the main attractions of the Dominican Republic, but far enough from the more crowded areas, this location provides a happy medium; guests will be able to keep both busy and relaxed. The beach found next to this site is not very crowded compared with other beaches in the region.

Nearby Beaches

Dorada Beach

Obviously, since Grand Paradise Playa Dorada sits directly on Dorada Beach, sun bathing 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 guests who are willing to venture off site, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Grand Paradise Dorada
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Dorada 1.1 WNW Costa Dorada
Bergantin Beach 1.1 ESE Playa Dorada
Long Beach 2.1 NW Puerto Plata
Cosita Rica Beach 2.3 NW Puerto Plata
Playa Congrejo 3.5 ESE 6.6 mi. East-Southeast of Puerto Plata

Playa Dorada is probably the most convenient option to visit near the resort.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who want to know a little bit more about the area's important features may want to know how far the adjacent town or city is from their location. Grand Paradise Playa Dorada is situated in Playa Dorada, a neighborhood in the Dominican Republic; it's 3.2 miles to the east-southeast of Puerto Plata.

The areas that are closest to Grand Paradise Playa Dorada are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Costa Dorada 1.2 WNW
Barrio Codetel 2.1 WNW
Puerto Plata 3.2 WNW
downtown Puerto Plata 3.5 NW
Montellano 3.7 SE
Sabaneta De Cangrejos 4.1 ESE
Costambar 5.5 NW
El Gallo Abajo 5.9 WSW
Cofresi 6.9 NW

Nearby Attractions

Fortaleza San Felipe

Visitors who want to learn about local culture and have some fun outdoors while vacationing in the Dominican Republic will find that Grand Paradise Playa Dorada is in an ideal place for people who will be in and out trying various excursions. In fact, this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like Parque de la Libertad, Park Gregorio Luperon, and Amber Museum. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Parque de la Libertad.

Still more attractions, within the vicinity of the lodging, are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Grand Paradise Dorada
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Parque de la Libertad Park 3.2 WNW Downtown Puerto Plata
Park Gregorio Luperon Park 3.6 WNW Downtown Puerto Plata
Amber Museum Museum 3.7 WNW Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque Regalado Park 3.7 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque De La Restauracion Park 3.8 WNW Downtown Puerto Plata
Faro Puerto Plata Lighthouse 4.1 NW Puerto Plata
Carcel San Felipe Historical Site 3.3 W Puerto Plata
Birgenair Flight 301 Memorial Historical Site 4.2 NW Puerto Plata
Fortaleza San Felipe Historical Site 4.2 NW Puerto Plata
Parque San Felipe Park 4.2 NW Puerto Plata
Liga Del Atlantico Park 4.5 WNW Puerto Plata
Teleferico Puerto Plata Cable Car 4.6 W Puerto Plata
Monumento Hermanas Mirabal Monument 1.4 W Costa Dorada
Teleferico Mountain Top Cable Car 4.5 W 2.6 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Cristo Redentor Monument 4.5 W 2.7 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Isabel de Torres National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.4 SW 3.8 mi. South of Puerto Plata
Yaskia Adventures Zip Line Site -- -- Playa Dorada
El Chocal Facility Viewing -- -- 9.8 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Parque Central Imbert Park 12.3 W Imbert
Twenty-Seven Waterfalls of Damajagua Waterfall 12.2 W 10.1 mi. West-Southwest of Puerto Plata
Jewish Museum of Sosua Museum 8.2 E Sosua
Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa Museum 8.2 E Sosua
El Choco National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.9 E 16.9 mi. East of Puerto Plata

If you're looking for an interesting place to visit, Amber Museum might be the right choice for you. 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 deciding where to stay, it's often helpful to find out about nearby accommodations as a way to better understand the surrounding area. You'll be able to find lots of other properties to learn about nearby, as this portion of the Dominican Republic houses a terrific selection of hotel and resort options. The table below contains the lodging possibilities located in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Grand Paradise Dorada
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Paradise Beach Resort & Casino 0.1 NNW Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Vh Gran Ventana Beach Resort All-inclusive 0.1 ESE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Barcelo Puerto Plata All Inclusive 0.1 SE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Hotel Dorado Club Resort 0.2 SW Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Casa Colonial Beach And Spa 0.2 SE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Celuisma Tropical Playa Dorada 0.2 W Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Bluebay Villas Doradas 0.3 S Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Occidental Allegro Puerto Plata 0.4 SSE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Caribbean Village Playa Dorada 0.5 SW Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Blue Jack Tar 0.5 WSW Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic

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