Things to See and Do While Staying at Sunscape Puerto Plata

The Dominican Republic provides plenty of exciting places to explore, especially for visitors staying at an oceanfront property like this one. Sunscape Puerto Plata is one of the best properties for visitors who crave entertainment and to have their pick of multiple sports.

Since the resort has 2 pools on location, you'll probably have no problem locating a shady place to sit by the water. A big plus for many vacationers is that this property is also situated right next to the ocean, so there will be plenty of options when it comes time to play in the water during your stay. This location also has a whirlpool, an amenity sought by many couples and tired travelers.

You won't have to abandon your fitness routine while vacationing at Sunscape Puerto Plata; the exercise facility on-site includes the equipment you need to keep it going.


Those of you who play tennis will be especially pleased when staying at this property, since its tennis facilities — located on-site — can be a convenient and healthy family activity.

Looking for more options where on-site tennis is a possibility? You can browse other tennis properties, like Caribbean Village Playa Dorada and Grand Paradise Playa Dorada.


Though Sunscape Puerto Plata does not have a golf course, you could try to arrange a tee time nearby. Golf courses in this area include Los Mangos Golf Course, Playa Dorada Golf Course, and Costa Azul. All of them are within traveling distance, and the closest of the bunch, Playa Dorada Golf Course, is only a meager trip off from the property, so you can plan stopping by for some rounds on the links. There are 18 holes at this course. This 6309 yard course is rated as a par 72. For those who would like to find out more information, you can reach the course at (809) 320-4262.


In addition to the watersports already listed, guests can enjoy catamarans, hobie cats, water yoga and water volleyball. Guest can also utilize the services of SeaPro, as there is a shop located on-site at the resort.

Visitors that want a variety of aquatic adventures will have a great time while they visit Sunscape Puerto Plata. The list below shows the watersports that the property offers.

  • Kayaking
  • Paddleboarding
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Watercraft
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

If traveling with youngsters, you should definitely consider staying here at Sunscape Puerto Plata, which is stocked full of family-friendly amenities.

Kids ages 3 to 12 can enjoy the Explorer's Club, which is open daily from 9:00 am to 10:00 pm. This supervised club engages kids with activities like arts and crafts,. storytelling, music, a splash fountain, treasure hunts, sandcastle contests, hiking, video games, camp outs, big screen movies on the beach, a kids stage and dinners for children.

The Core Zone is for teens aged 13 to 17 and is open from 9:00 am to 11:00 pm. Their amenities include social events like disco mixers, a snack bar, video games, basketball, pool, ping-pong and foosball.

There is a game room on-site, an enjoyable diversion for guests of all ages. There's a playground too, where the hotel's smallest guests can work out their extra energy. Busy families can also rely on the organized children's program to keep their kids entertained at the property. No matter how much you love them, you may want to spend a few hours away from the kids. The property can provide a babysitting service, so that parents have the opportunity to take some time for themselves. Something else that's useful to know: board games are available for your enjoyment, providing a great way to spend some time with your children.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Spend your days in the sun and your nights being dazzled by live performances on stage; it's an easy option since live entertainment is offered on-site at Sunscape Puerto Plata.

Another nice thing about this spot is their several different bars, which provide the perfect excuse to explore all areas of the property.

There are other accommodations in the area that offer a limited amount of additional nightlife options. Check out those listed in the following chart:

Accommodations near the Sunscape Puerto Plata with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Casa Colonial Beach And Spa Playa Dorada, 3.4 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata -- --
Vh Gran Ventana Beach Resort All-inclusive Playa Dorada, 3.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 5 check
Bluebay Villas Doradas Playa Dorada, 3.3 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 4 check
Grand Paradise Playa Dorada Playa Dorada, 3.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 6 check
Paradise Beach Resort & Casino Playa Dorada, 3.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central Puerto Plata -- --
Hotel Dorado Club Resort Playa Dorada, 3.1 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 1 check
Occidental Allegro Puerto Plata Playa Dorada, 3.5 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 4 check
Celuisma Tropical Playa Dorada Playa Dorada, 3.0 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 4 check
Fun Royale and Fun Tropicale All-Inclusive Resorts Playa Dorada, 3.4 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 6 check
Caribbean Village Playa Dorada Playa Dorada, 3.0 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 7 --
Puerto Plata Village Caribbean Resort and Beach Club Playa Dorada, 2.7 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 5 check
Iberostar Costa Dorada Playa Dorada, 2.1 mi. Southeast of Central Puerto Plata 3 check

If you want to enjoy some of the same glitz and glamor you'd associate with Las Vegas, you can visit the nearest casino, Grand Paradise Playa Dorada Casino. It is about about a hundred yards from Sunscape Puerto Plata.


Not every property in the Dominican Republic has a spa of their own, but Sunscape Puerto Plata is one of the wonderful properties that can provide its visitors an unbeatable way to release stress and reflect on the area's beauty. The following list provides some of the spa services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Hair Services
  • Manicures
  • Massages
  • Pedicures
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Spa Pool
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool

Guests can enjoy treatments at Sunscape Spa by Pevonia for a surcharge. They have a beauty salon, many body treatments, facial treatments, massages and specialized treatments for kids and teens.


Though there is a lot of activities on the property, visitors itching to get out 'n' about shouldn't ever run out of exciting outdoor activities in the Dominican Republic. Regardless of whether you would rather lay out on the beach or enjoy a round on the golf course, you'll find lots of other opportunities for recreation in the surrounding areas. Investigate these links to read more regarding riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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