What's Located Around Occidental Grand Punta Cana

Quite often, visitors plan to visit Hispaniola knowing that they'll get to see the beautiful beaches that the island is so proud of. If you or your group are big beach fans, Occidental Grand Punta Cana is just what you are looking for. This lodging is located on the shore, so vacationers can spend their whole trip in the sun if they so desire. The beach on-site is a busy locale, so it is perfect for beach-goers who like to be amongst a lot of people.

Nearby Beaches

Bavaro Beach

Needless to say, since Occidental Grand Punta Cana is located on Bavaro Beach, spending time at the shore is popular with guests staying here. Bavaro Beach is one of six Punta Cana beaches, which are known as some of the best in the world. As such, the beaches are almost always crowded with tourists trying to catch a glimpse of the beautiful scenery, and dip their toes in the cool clear waters.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your resort can add some depth to your vacation experience, whether you're browsing a beautiful natural setting, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Occidental Grand Punta Cana is situated in the vicinity of Punta Cana, in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic; it's 1.1 miles to the northeast of Friusa.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Occidental Grand Punta Cana:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Bavaro 0.6 NNE
Friusa 1.1 SW
Pueblo Bavaro 6.0 S
Lotificacion Veron Punta Cana 6.8 S
Lotificacion Veron Punta Cana 6.8 S
Plao Bonito 6.9 SE
Los Manantiales 8.4 SSE
El Macao 8.9 NW
La Altagracia 10.7 SSE
Laguna Hoyo Claro 11.5 S

Nearby Attractions

No matter what kind of vacation you're planning, you'll find attractions that suit your personality at several different spots around the area. There are even a few attractions found very close to the resort, such as Bavaro Cinaemas Srl and Ocean Theater. Both attractions are exceptional for vacationers staying at Occidental Grand Punta Cana, but the easiest to reach is Bavaro Cinaemas Srl.

More details about nearby attractions are in the following table:

Attractions Near Grand Flamenco
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Bavaro Cinaemas Srl Movie Theater 6.0 S Pueblo Bavaro
Ocean Theater Movie Theater 1.2 NW 1.5 mi. North of Friusa
Pozo de la Virgen Historical Site 19.0 WSW Higuey
Santuario San Dionisio Historical Site 19.0 WSW Higuey
Parque Ecologico La Encantada Park 18.8 W Higuey
Museo de la Altagracia Museum 19.2 W Higuey
Casa Museo de Ponce de Leon Museum -- -- San Rafael Del Yuma

If you're looking for somewhere interesting to go, Pozo de la Virgen might be a good choice. Legend has it that when a fire threatened the nearby religious building, a miraculous spout of water shot from the Pozo de la Virgen (Well of the Virgin Mary) and doused the flames. Whether the tales are to be believed or not, this is a Holy Shrine for Catholics and an often visited site for people in the region.

Nearby Accommodations

When choosing a location to stay in, it can sometimes be worthwhile to learn more about nearby lodging options as a means to better understand the region. You will be able to find lots of other places to learn about before reaching a decision, as this section of Hispaniola offers vacationers a wide range of hotels and resorts to choose from. The following table lists all of the booking possibilities found close-by.

Accommodations near Grand Flamenco
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Bavaro Princess All Suites Resort Spa And Casino 0.3 NW 1.1 mi. Northeast of Friusa, Hispaniola
Paradisus Punta Cana 0.5 NW 1.1 mi. Northeast of Friusa, Hispaniola
Grand Palladium Palace Resort, Spa & Casino 0.6 ESE 1.5 mi. East of Friusa, Hispaniola
Caribe Club Princess 0.7 NW 1.2 mi. North-Northeast of Friusa, Hispaniola
The Royal Suites Turquesa Adult Only All Inclusive Resort 0.7 ESE 1.6 mi. East of Friusa, Hispaniola
Karibo Punta Cana 0.8 W Friusa, Hispaniola
Tropical Princess Beach Resort and Spa All Inclusive 0.8 NW 1.2 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola
Punta Cana Princess All Suites Resort And Spa 0.9 NW 1.4 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola
Hotel Green Coast 0.9 ESE 1.8 mi. East of Friusa, Hispaniola
Vik Hotel Cayena Beach 1.0 NW 1.5 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola

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