What's Located Around Sun Village Resort & Spa

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.

Nearby Beaches

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:

Beaches Near Sun Village
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Costambar 1.0 E Costambar
Maimon Riu Beach 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
Cosita Rica Beach 4.4 ESE 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.

Nearby Areas

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.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Cofresi 0.5 N
Costambar 1.1 ESE
Maggiolo 1.3 WNW
downtown Puerto Plata 3.1 ESE
Puerto Plata 3.5 ESE
Barrio Codetel 4.6 SE
Costa Dorada 5.5 SE
El Gallo Abajo 5.9 S
Bajo Hondo 6.7 NW
Playa Dorada 6.8 SE

Nearby Attractions

Fortaleza San Felipe

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

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.

Attractions Near Sun Village
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Parque de la Libertad Park 3.4 ESE Downtown Puerto Plata
Park Gregorio Luperon Park 3.1 ESE Downtown Puerto Plata
Amber Museum Museum 2.9 SE Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque Regalado Park 2.9 ESE Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque De La Restauracion Park 2.8 SE Downtown Puerto Plata
Faro Puerto Plata Lighthouse 2.6 ESE Puerto Plata
Carcel San Felipe 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
Parque San Felipe Park 2.5 ESE Puerto Plata
Liga Del Atlantico Park 2.3 SE 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
Cristo Redentor 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
El Chocal Facility Viewing -- -- 9.8 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Parque Central Imbert Park 7.8 SW Imbert
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.

Nearby Accommodations

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.

Accommodations near Sun Village
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Lifestyle Presidential Suites 0.1 WNW 3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic
The Bungalows 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
Hacienda Tropical -- -- Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic
Portofino Guest House 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
Blue Jack Tar 6.3 SE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
Celuisma Tropical Playa Dorada 6.5 SE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic

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