Many times, booking a hotel within walking distance of a good beach will guarantee that you get the full beach experience. If you are a big beach fan, Puerto Plata Village Caribbean Resort and Beach Club is the perfect locale for you. This lodging is set on the shore, so tourists can spend all day every day in the sun if they so desire. Beware that there are a lot of people who come to this popular part of the Dominican Republic, making for a happening beach scene; keep in mind, though, this means it can get overly-crowded during the busy season.
Needless to say, since Puerto Plata Village Caribbean Resort and Beach Club is positioned directly on, relaxing at the water's edge is one of the main attractions here. For guests who are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:
|Dorada Beach||0.7||E||Playa Dorada|
|Bergantin Beach||1.6||E||Playa Dorada|
|Long Beach||1.6||NW||Puerto Plata|
|4.0||E||6.6 mi. East-Southeast of Puerto Plata|
One of the most convenient options is Dorada Beach. 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. You can spend as much time as you want at this coastal site, considering there are restrooms available.
If you're interested in a beach that offers more seclusion, Bergantin Beach might be a good choice. 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. It can be found a mile and a half east of these accommodations.
Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your resort can add a little something extra to your vacation, whether you're interested in seeing a famous natural attraction, or finding an incredible local restaurant. Puerto Plata Village Caribbean Resort and Beach Club is found in Playa Dorada, a neighborhood in the Dominican Republic; it is two and a half miles (four and a half kilometers) to the southeast of Puerto Plata.
The areas found closest to Puerto Plata Village Caribbean Resort and Beach Club are listed below.
|downtown Puerto Plata||3.1||NW|
|Sabaneta De Cangrejos||4.6||ESE|
|El Gallo Abajo||5.4||WSW|
Tourists who want to try unfamiliar activities while visiting the Dominican Republic will find that Puerto Plata Village Caribbean Resort and Beach Club is in a great location for being active. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Amber Museum, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is ., , and
To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are listed in the table below.
|Park||2.8||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||3.1||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Amber Museum||Museum||3.2||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||3.3||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||3.4||NW||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Faro Puerto Plata||Lighthouse||3.6||NW||Puerto Plata|
|Historical Site||2.8||W||Puerto Plata|
|Birgenair Flight 301 Memorial||Historical Site||3.7||NW||Puerto Plata|
|Fortaleza San Felipe||Historical Site||3.7||NW||Puerto Plata|
|Teleferico Puerto Plata||Cable Car||4.1||W||Puerto Plata|
|Monumento Hermanas Mirabal||Monument||0.9||WNW||Costa Dorada|
|Teleferico Mountain Top||Cable Car||3.9||W||2.6 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Monument||3.9||W||2.7 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Isabel de Torres National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.0||SW||3.8 mi. South of Puerto Plata|
|Yaskia Adventures||Zip Line Site||--||--||Playa Dorada|
|Facility Viewing||--||--||9.8 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Twenty-Seven Waterfalls of Damajagua||Waterfall||11.7||W||10.1 mi. West-Southwest of Puerto Plata|
|Jewish Museum of Sosua||Museum||8.7||E||Sosua|
|Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa||Museum||8.7||E||Sosua|
|El Choco National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.4||E||16.9 mi. East of Puerto Plata|
If you're on the lookout 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.
When you're deciding where to book your stay, it's sometimes worthwhile to learn more about nearby accommodations as a means to better understand the region. Readers can find lots of additional places to learn about before coming to a decision, as this section of the Dominican Republic has an excellent selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. To find more information about the booking possibilities available nearby, view the table below.
|0.1||SE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Caribbean Village Playa Dorada||0.3||SE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|0.3||E||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Hotel Dorado Club Resort||0.4||E||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|0.6||E||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Grand Paradise Playa Dorada||0.6||E||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Vh Gran Ventana Beach Resort All-inclusive||0.6||E||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Iberostar Costa Dorada||0.6||NW||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Bluebay Villas Doradas||0.6||E||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Barcelo Puerto Plata All Inclusive||0.7||E||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
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