What's Near Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana

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Quite a few travelers make plans to take a trip to Hispaniola simply because they want to experience the amazing beaches that the region is known for. Many guests are excited to learn that Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana is directly on the water, so you won't need to go out of your way to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area.

Nearby Beaches

Bavaro Beach

Needless to say, since Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana was built directly on Bavaro Beach, sun bathing is a popular pastime 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.

Arena Gorda Beach is the one that's nearest to the resort. Located in Higüey, Arena Gorda is a public beach complete with lifeguards daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

If instead you're looking for a more secluded spot of sand, Macao Beach might be just right for you. Once one of the Dominican Republic's most beautiful and unspoiled beaches, things are changing at Macao Beach. Construction of a sprawling resort is going on at the beach that will change the landscape or good. You can find it located four and a half miles northwest of the property.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who are curious about what is close by might want to find out how far—or near—the neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana can be found in the vicinity of Punta Cana, in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic; it's 3.9 miles to the northwest of Friusa.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Bavaro 3.9 SE
Friusa 3.9 SE
El Macao 4.9 WNW
Uvero Alto 9.4 NW
Pueblo Bavaro 9.6 SSE
Lotificacion Veron Punta Cana 10.0 SSE
Lotificacion Veron Punta Cana 10.0 SSE
Plao Bonito 11.0 SE
Los Manantiales 12.1 SSE
Batey La Bomba 12.3 SW

Nearby Attractions

This location is certain to offer a good deal of fun activities for everyone, from the most laid back to the most active visitor. Actually, there are a few attractions within a short distance of the resort, for instance, Bavaro Cinaemas Srl and Ocean Theater. Each location is exceptional for guests lodging at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana, but the closest is Bavaro Cinaemas Srl.

The following table can provide more details about nearby attractions:

Attractions Near Hard Rock
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Bavaro Cinaemas Srl Movie Theater 9.6 SSE Pueblo Bavaro
Ocean Theater Movie Theater 2.9 SE 1.5 mi. North of Friusa
Pozo de la Virgen Historical Site 17.2 WSW Higuey
Santuario San Dionisio Historical Site 17.2 WSW Higuey
Parque Ecologico La Encantada Park 16.8 WSW Higuey
Museo de la Altagracia Museum 17.3 WSW Higuey
Casa Museo de Ponce de Leon Museum -- -- San Rafael Del Yuma

If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, Pozo de la Virgen could be just what the doctor ordered. 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 you're choosing where to book your stay, it's sometimes helpful to learn about nearby accommodation options in order to better understand the surrounding area. You'll be able to find lots of additional destinations to look at in the vicinity, as this portion of Hispaniola offers guests an exceptional variety of resort and hotel options. Find the details you need about the surrounding area's booking possibilities by viewing the table below.

Accommodations near Hard Rock
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Barceló Punta Cana 0.6 E 3.6 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Memories Splash 0.8 E 3.5 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Royalton Resort and Casino 0.9 E 3.5 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Majestic Elegance Punta Cana 0.9 E 3.3 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Majestic Colonial Punta Cana Resort All-inclusive 0.9 E 3.3 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Grand Bahia Principe Ambar 1.4 ESE 2.9 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro 1.4 ESE 2.8 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Riu Palace Punta Cana 1.7 ESE 2.6 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola
ClubHotel Riu Bambu 1.8 ESE 2.5 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola
Riu Bambuall Inclusive 1.8 ESE 2.5 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola
 

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