What's Near Iberostar Costa Dorada

The delightful beaches in the Dominican Republic are touted as the most alluring attractions on the island.

Visitors love that this property is directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to travel far to try a few beach activities.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Iberostar Costa Dorada sits directly on Playa Dorada, relaxing at the water's edge is one of the main attractions at this property. For travelers who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to see more details:

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

Long Beach is the closest choice to consider near Iberostar Costa Dorada. 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 looking for a chance to escape the crowds, 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 just a small distance away.

Nearby Areas

Stopping by a community or town near your resort can help you learn even more about the Dominican Republic, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Iberostar Costa Dorada is located in Playa Dorada, a neighborhood in the Dominican Republic; it is 2.1 miles to the southeast of Puerto Plata.

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

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

Tourists seeking thrilling outdoor activities during their stay in the Dominican Republic will quickly learn that Iberostar Costa Dorada makes a great base for their tropical explorations. As a matter of fact, this section of Puerto Plata has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Parque de la Libertad, Park Gregorio Luperon, and Amber Museum, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Parque de la Libertad.

These are just a few of your many options, more of which are listed 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
Yasika 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 somewhere a little different to visit, Amber Museum is an option worth considering. 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

Learning about nearby hotel booking possibilities is generally a good way to get a better feel for the area. You will be able to find no shortage of other places to look at in the vicinity, as this section of the Dominican Republic offers guests a sweeping selection of hotels and resorts to pick from. The following table shows all of the lodging possibilities you can find nearby.

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 JackTar 0.6 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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