What's Near Puerto Plata Village Caribbean Resort and Beach Club

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.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Puerto Plata Village Caribbean Resort and Beach Club is positioned directly on Playa Dorada, 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:

Beaches Near Puerto Plata Village
Beach Distance Direction Location
Dorada Beach 0.7 E Playa Dorada
Bergantin Beach 1.6 E Playa Dorada
Long Beach 1.6 NW Puerto Plata
Cosita Rica Beach 1.9 NW Puerto Plata
Playa Congrejo 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.

Nearby Areas

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.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Costa Dorada 0.7 NW
Barrio Codetel 1.6 NW
Puerto Plata 2.7 NW
downtown Puerto Plata 3.1 NW
Montellano 4.1 SE
Sabaneta De Cangrejos 4.6 ESE
Costambar 5.1 NW
El Gallo Abajo 5.4 WSW
Cofresi 6.5 NW

Nearby Attractions

Fortaleza San Felipe

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 Parque de la Libertad, Park Gregorio Luperon, and Amber Museum, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Parque de la Libertad.

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.

Attractions Near Puerto Plata Village
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Parque de la Libertad Park 2.8 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Park Gregorio Luperon Park 3.1 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Amber Museum Museum 3.2 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque Regalado Park 3.3 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque De La Restauracion Park 3.4 NW Downtown Puerto Plata
Faro Puerto Plata Lighthouse 3.6 NW Puerto Plata
Carcel San Felipe 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
Parque San Felipe Park 3.8 NW Puerto Plata
Liga Del Atlantico Park 4.0 WNW 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
Cristo Redentor 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
El Chocal Facility Viewing -- -- 9.8 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Parque Central Imbert Park 11.7 W Imbert
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.

Nearby Accommodations

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.

Accommodations near Puerto Plata Village
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Blue Jack Tar 0.1 SE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Caribbean Village Playa Dorada 0.3 SE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Celuisma Tropical Playa Dorada 0.3 E Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Hotel Dorado Club Resort 0.4 E Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Paradise Beach Resort & Casino 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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