What's Located Around Occidental Grand Punta Cana

Quite a few visitors have decided to spend their vacations on Hispaniola knowing that they'll get to see the beautiful beaches that the island is known for.

If you are a fan of the beach, Occidental Grand Punta Cana is just what you are looking for. This lodging is situated on the shore, so guests can spend all day every day in the sun if that will make them happy. Every year, crowds of guests enjoy this popular section of the Dominican Republic, making for a lively beach atmosphere; keep in mind, though, it gets overly-crowded during the busy season.

Nearby Beaches

Bavaro Beach

Obviously, since Occidental Grand Punta Cana was built directly on Bavaro Beach, hanging out at the beach is one of the main attractions 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

Visitors who are curious to know about what else is in the area might want to know how many miles the closest town or city is from their accommodations. Occidental Grand Punta Cana is located in the vicinity of Punta Cana, in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic; it is one and an eighth miles (a kilometer and a half) 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

This location is sure to offer a good deal of active pursuits for everyone. There are even a couple of attractions located very close by the resort, such as Bavaro Cinaemas Srl and Ocean Theater. Both sites are exceptional for vacationers lodging at Occidental Grand Punta Cana, but the nearest is Bavaro Cinaemas Srl.

This option and more are detailed 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 on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, Pozo de la Virgen is an option worth considering. 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 deciding where to stay, it's sometimes worthwhile to learn about nearby lodging options in order to better understand the surrounding area. Readers will be able to find lots of other places to consider in the region, as this portion of Hispaniola has a sweeping range of hotels and resorts to pick from. If you'd like to find more info on booking options available close-by, see the following table.

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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