Quite a few guests choose to vacation in the Dominican Republic in anticipation of seeing the breath-taking beaches that the island is famous for. If you are a fan of the beach, Sun Village Resort & Spa is set in the perfect location for you. This property is located along the shore, so guests can spend all of their time in the sun if they so desire. The beach on this property is an active locale, so it is great for vacationers who prefer to be surrounded by other beach-lovers.
Needless to say, since Sun Village Resort & Spa is located right on Cofresi Beach, relaxing on the sand is one of the main attractions here. Cofresi Beach is split into two sections, one half of which is public, and one private. Locals can often be found enjoying their weekends on the public side, which makes it a great spot if you want to do a little mingling. For guests who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the names below to view our detailed article:
|2.5||WNW||5.9 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata|
|Maimon Beach||3.6||W||6.9 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata|
|Playa Grande||4.1||NW||7.6 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata|
|Long Beach||4.6||ESE||Puerto Plata|
The closest option is Playa Costambar. Located within the city and off the main road, Playa Costambar is a bit more crowded than other beaches in the area. However, the ease of access and the many nearby amenities make it an option for most people in the area.
Visitors who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what's in the surrounding area may be wondering how close (or far) the neighboring city or town is from the property. Sun Village Resort & Spa is located in the vicinity of Puerto Plata, in the Western side of the Dominican Republic; it is three and a half miles (five and a half kilometers) to the west-northwest of Puerto Plata.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Sun Village Resort & Spa.
|downtown Puerto Plata||3.1||ESE|
|El Gallo Abajo||5.9||S|
Travelers in search of plenty of activities during their trip to the Dominican Republic will quickly learn that Sun Village Resort & Spa is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. As a matter of fact, this area has countless opportunities for exploration, such as Amber Museum. Of the three, the closest is ., , and
There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those listed in the table below.
|Park||3.4||ESE||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||3.1||ESE||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Amber Museum||Museum||2.9||SE||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||2.9||ESE||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||2.8||SE||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Faro Puerto Plata||Lighthouse||2.6||ESE||Puerto Plata|
|Historical Site||3.6||SE||Puerto Plata|
|Birgenair Flight 301 Memorial||Historical Site||2.5||ESE||Puerto Plata|
|Fortaleza San Felipe||Historical Site||2.5||ESE||Puerto Plata|
|Teleferico Puerto Plata||Cable Car||2.5||SE||Puerto Plata|
|Monumento Hermanas Mirabal||Monument||5.3||SE||Costa Dorada|
|Teleferico Mountain Top||Cable Car||3.9||SSE||2.6 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Monument||4.0||SSE||2.7 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Isabel de Torres National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.4||SE||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||8.6||SW||10.1 mi. West-Southwest of Puerto Plata|
|Jewish Museum of Sosua||Museum||14.4||E||Sosua|
|Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa||Museum||14.4||E||Sosua|
If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, Amber Museum might be just right 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 choosing where to book your stay, it's often helpful to find out about nearby lodging options in order to get a better feel for the surrounding area. This part of the Dominican Republic plays host to several additional resort and hotel options to pick from, which will give you plenty to consider before coming to a decision. The table that follows lists all the hotel booking possibilities you'll find nearby.
|Lifestyle Presidential Suites||0.1||WNW||3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic|
|0.1||SW||3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic|
|Club Villas Jazmin||1.1||ESE||2.4 mi. Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic|
|--||--||Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic|
|4.6||SE||Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic|
|Grand Oasis Marien All Inclusive Resort||5.5||SE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Iberostar Costa Dorada||5.5||SE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|Puerto Plata Village Caribbean Resort and Beach Club||6.2||SE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|6.3||SE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
|6.5||SE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
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