What's Near Occidental Allegro Puerto Plata

Quite a few travelers plan to visit the Dominican Republic in anticipation of seeing the sparkling beaches that the island is known for.

Many guests are excited to learn that Occidental Allegro Puerto Plata is located on the water, so you won't need to go very far to enjoy the pleasant coast. This beach enjoy the perfect amount of harmony when it comes to population; it is not too far from popular sites in the Dominican Republic, but cultivates an atmosphere that isn't overly crowded or hectic.

Nearby Beaches

Dorada Beach

Obviously, since Occidental Allegro Puerto Plata is located on Dorada Beach, hanging out at the beach is one of the main attractions at this property. 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 travelers who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Occidental Allegro Playa Dorada
Beach Distance Direction Location
Bergantin Beach 0.9 E Playa Dorada
Playa Dorada 1.4 NW Costa Dorada
Long Beach 2.4 NW Puerto Plata
Cosita Rica Beach 2.6 NW Puerto Plata
Playa Congrejo 3.2 E 6.6 mi. East-Southeast of Puerto Plata

The most convenient one to visit is Bergantin Beach. 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. Even when bringing the little ones, you can spend hours at Bergantin Beach, since it has bathrooms on-site for your convenience.

Also, consider Long Beach which is a particularly centralized 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. You can find this one a small trip away.

Nearby Areas

Guests who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about the area's important features may want to know how far the closest town or city is from their location. Occidental Allegro Puerto Plata is located in Playa Dorada, a neighborhood in the Dominican Republic; it is three and a half miles (five and a half kilometers) to the southeast of Puerto Plata.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Occidental Allegro Puerto Plata:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Costa Dorada 1.5 NW
Barrio Codetel 2.4 NW
Montellano 3.3 SE
Puerto Plata 3.5 NW
Sabaneta De Cangrejos 3.8 ESE
downtown Puerto Plata 3.9 NW
El Gallo Abajo 5.9 WSW
Costambar 5.9 NW
Tubagua 7.0 S

Nearby Attractions

Fortaleza San Felipe

Travelers in search of plenty of activities while visiting the Dominican Republic will quickly learn that Occidental Allegro Puerto Plata is in a fun location with plenty of nearby sights. You will soon notice that this region touts a wide array of places to explore, like Parque de la Libertad, Park Gregorio Luperon, and Amber Museum, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Parque de la Libertad.

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

Attractions Near Occidental Allegro Playa Dorada
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Parque de la Libertad Park 3.5 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Park Gregorio Luperon Park 3.9 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Amber Museum Museum 4.0 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque Regalado Park 4.0 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque De La Restauracion Park 4.1 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Faro Puerto Plata Lighthouse 4.4 NW Puerto Plata
Carcel San Felipe Historical Site 3.6 W Puerto Plata
Birgenair Flight 301 Memorial Historical Site 4.5 NW Puerto Plata
Fortaleza San Felipe Historical Site 4.5 NW Puerto Plata
Parque San Felipe Park 4.5 NW Puerto Plata
Liga Del Atlantico Park 4.8 WNW Puerto Plata
Teleferico Puerto Plata Cable Car 4.9 WNW Puerto Plata
Monumento Hermanas Mirabal Monument 1.7 WNW Costa Dorada
Teleferico Mountain Top Cable Car 4.6 W 2.6 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Cristo Redentor Monument 4.6 W 2.7 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Isabel de Torres National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.3 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 12.4 W Imbert
Twenty-Seven Waterfalls of Damajagua Waterfall 12.3 W 10.1 mi. West-Southwest of Puerto Plata
Jewish Museum of Sosua Museum 8.0 E Sosua
Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa Museum 8.0 E Sosua
El Choco National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.7 E 16.9 mi. East of Puerto Plata
Monkey Jungle Zip Line Site -- -- Cabarete

If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, Amber Museum is an alternative 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

Finding details about nearby booking possibilities is oftentimes a good way to get a feel for the area. You can find lots of other destinations to look at before coming to a decision, as this portion of the Dominican Republic plays host to an excellent selection of resort and hotel options. Consult the following table to find a full listing of booking options you'll find in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Occidental Allegro Playa Dorada
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Bluebay Villas Doradas 0.2 NW Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Casa Colonial Beach And Spa 0.2 N Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Sunscape Puerto Plata 0.3 N Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Fun Royale and Fun Tropicale All-Inclusive Resorts 0.3 SW Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Vh Gran Ventana Beach Resort All-inclusive 0.4 N Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Hotel Dorado Club Resort 0.4 NW Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Grand Paradise Playa Dorada 0.4 NNW Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Paradise Beach Resort & Casino 0.5 NNW Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Celuisma Tropical Playa Dorada 0.5 NW Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Caribbean Village Playa Dorada 0.5 W Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
 

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