Things to See and Do While Staying at Iberostar Costa Dorada

The Dominican Republic offers lots of interesting outdoor opportunities, particularly if you plan to stay at a beachfront property like this one. Iberostar Costa Dorada is perfect for those who want to stay entertained and have their choice of multiple activities.

With 2 pools to choose from at Iberostar Costa Dorada, it should be easy for you find enough space to spread your towel by the water. One of the bonuses is that this property is located next to the ocean, meaning that there are a few different ways to play in the water throughout your stay. Of course, you can also ease into the property's whirlpool, especially after a lot of walking around the city.

Travelers staying at this property won't need to worry about finding a gym to use during their vacations; be sure to ask the staff how to access the workout facility available on-site.


This resort is a favorite choice of tennis enthusiasts, because vacationers staying here can choose to play a match or two on the property. There are 2 courts on this property.

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 Oasis Marien All Inclusive Resort.


Though Iberostar Costa Dorada does not have a golf course, you could try to arrange a tee time nearby. Golf courses nearby include Costa Azul, Playa Dorada Golf Course, and Los Mangos Golf Course. Each is within visiting distance, and the most proximate of the collection is Costa Azul. You'll find a total of 9 holes at this course. The course has a total length of 2650 yards, and it 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.


Directly on the beach at Iberostar Costa Dorada is a Dressel Divers location that offers scuba diving (Dressel Divers Puerto Plata) and snorkeling tours (Dressel Divers Puerto Plata).

Although you'll likely encounter a collection of merchants in the Dominican Republic who can offer extra aquatic fun, the following list offers you a good idea of the few aquatic pastimes that are available on-site.

  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling

Family Activities

Families traveling with kids should definitely consider booking with Iberostar Costa Dorada, which has your choice of several family-friendly amenities.

Children between the ages of four and 12 can spend their days playing and making new friends in supervised atmosphere at Lucy's Club.

Families with jam-packed itineraries will appreciate the kids' program, designed for young guests. It ensures that parents can have some time to themselves, while their little ones enjoy supervised playtime. Many parents truly appreciate the rarity of an evening without their children. At this hotel they give parents the chance to go out by themselves, since they have a babysitter.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of this property's best-loved amenities is its live entertainment, proving that staying inside for the night can be just as fun as an expensive night of bar-hopping. Live shows are typically hosted about 7 days per week. However, the frequency may vary. If you'd like to learn more details, call the resort at (809) 320-1000.

Plus, at this destination you'll also find several different bars, where bartenders will be serving up island favorites before the show.

If you're looking for a change of scenery, consider visiting another accommodation in the area. Few of your immediate options have a wide variety of choices, but will still get you out and about. These include those displayed below:

Accommodations near the Iberostar Costa Dorada with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Grand Oasis Marien All Inclusive Resort Playa Dorada, 2.0 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 4 --
Puerto Plata Village Caribbean Resort and Beach Club Playa Dorada, 2.7 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 5 check
Celuisma Tropical Playa Dorada Playa Dorada, 3.0 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 4 check
Portofino Guest House 1.5 mi. Southeast of Downtown Puerto Plata -- --
Caribbean Village Playa Dorada Playa Dorada, 3.0 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 7 --
Hotel Dorado Club Resort Playa Dorada, 3.1 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 1 check
Paradise Beach Resort & Casino Playa Dorada, 3.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central Puerto Plata -- --
Grand Paradise Playa Dorada Playa Dorada, 3.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 6 check
Vh Gran Ventana Beach Resort All-inclusive Playa Dorada, 3.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 5 check
Sunscape Puerto Plata Playa Dorada, 3.3 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 6 check
Bluebay Villas Doradas Playa Dorada, 3.3 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 4 check
Casa Colonial Beach And Spa Playa Dorada, 3.4 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata -- --

If you're in the mood to gamble, visit the nearest casino, Amsha Paradise Beach Club & Casino. You will find Amsha Paradise Beach Club & Casino merely a small distance away from this lodging.


Visitors will really love relaxing here, because this destination has an on-property spa. The following list has some of the services available at the spa:

  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool


The beauty salon offers a convenient way to take a couple inches off before a special occasion, or fun night out.

In addition to the activities available right on this property, guests looking to get out 'n' about will appreciate the many interesting recreational opportunities in the Dominican Republic. Whether you'd rather lay out on a sunny beach or enjoy a round of golf, you'll encounter plenty of other recreational opportunities close at hand. Investigate these links to read more concerning snorkeling, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, renting a bike or scooter, and other activities.


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