What's Near Iberostar Costa Dorada

Lots of guests make plans to vacation in the Dominican Republic knowing that they'll get to see the incredible beaches that the region is famous for. Visitors love that Iberostar Costa Dorada is located directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to go out of your way to enjoy what makes the region so popular.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Iberostar Costa Dorada is positioned directly on Playa Dorada, sun bathing is a popular pastime here. For travelers who want to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Clicking on each link below allows you to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Iberostar Costa Dorada
Beach Distance Direction Location
Long Beach 1.0 NW Puerto Plata
Cosita Rica Beach 1.3 NW Puerto Plata
Dorada Beach 1.3 ESE Playa Dorada
Bergantin Beach 2.2 ESE Playa Dorada
Playa Congrejo 4.6 ESE 6.6 mi. East-Southeast of Puerto Plata
Playa Costambar 4.6 NW Costambar

The most obvious one to visit is Long Beach. The waters that wash ashore of Long Beach in Puerto Plata come from the Atlantic Ocean, which means they can be rough and tall at times. Still, the view of the sea from the shore is enough to keep the beach relatively populated during tourist season.

If you're searching for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, 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 two miles east-southeast of the resort.

Nearby Areas

Travelers seeking to learn a bit more about what's located nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the nearest town or city is from their location. Iberostar Costa Dorada can be found in Playa Dorada, a neighborhood in the Dominican Republic; it's 2.1 miles to the southeast of Puerto Plata.

The areas that are closest to Iberostar Costa Dorada are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Costa Dorada 0.1 N
Barrio Codetel 1.0 NW
Puerto Plata 2.1 NW
downtown Puerto Plata 2.5 NW
Costambar 4.5 NW
Montellano 4.7 SE
El Gallo Abajo 5.1 SW
Sabaneta De Cangrejos 5.2 ESE
Cofresi 5.8 NW

Nearby Attractions

Fortaleza San Felipe

Iberostar Costa Dorada serves as a wonderful lodging option for active visitors. There are numerous fun activities to be found when exploring near this lodging. In fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like Parque de la Libertad, Park Gregorio Luperon, and Amber Museum, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Parque de la Libertad.

There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Iberostar Costa Dorada
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Parque de la Libertad Park 2.1 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Park Gregorio Luperon Park 2.5 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Amber Museum Museum 2.6 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque Regalado Park 2.7 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque De La Restauracion Park 2.7 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Faro Puerto Plata Lighthouse 3.0 NW Puerto Plata
Carcel San Felipe Historical Site 2.2 W Puerto Plata
Birgenair Flight 301 Memorial Historical Site 3.1 NW Puerto Plata
Fortaleza San Felipe Historical Site 3.1 NW Puerto Plata
Parque San Felipe Park 3.1 NW Puerto Plata
Liga Del Atlantico Park 3.4 WNW Puerto Plata
Teleferico Puerto Plata Cable Car 3.5 W Puerto Plata
Monumento Hermanas Mirabal Monument 0.3 W Costa Dorada
Teleferico Mountain Top Cable Car 3.5 W 2.6 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Cristo Redentor Monument 3.5 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
El Chocal Facility Viewing -- -- 9.8 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Parque Central Imbert Park 11.2 W Imbert
Twenty-Seven Waterfalls of Damajagua Waterfall 11.3 W 10.1 mi. West-Southwest of Puerto Plata
Jewish Museum of Sosua Museum 9.2 E Sosua
Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa Museum 9.3 E Sosua
El Choco National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 15.0 E 16.9 mi. East of Puerto Plata

If you're on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, Amber Museum might be what the doctor ordered. 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

Finding info about nearby lodging options is generally a convenient means of getting a feel for the surrounding area. You will be able to find lots of other properties to look at before reaching a decision, as this part of the Dominican Republic offers vacationers an excellent selection of resort and hotel options. Find the details you need about the surrounding area's hotel booking options by reviewing the table below.

Accommodations near Iberostar Costa Dorada
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Grand Oasis Marien All Inclusive Resort 0.1 NW Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Puerto Plata Village Caribbean Resort and Beach Club 0.6 SE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Blue Jack Tar 0.7 SE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Celuisma Tropical Playa Dorada 0.9 ESE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Portofino Guest House 0.9 NW Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic
Caribbean Village Playa Dorada 0.9 SE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Hotel Dorado Club Resort 1.0 ESE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Paradise Beach Resort & Casino 1.1 E Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Grand Paradise Playa Dorada 1.1 E Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Vh Gran Ventana Beach Resort All-inclusive 1.2 E Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic

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