Los Corales Beach

Lined with bars, restaurants, and shops, the beach is always busy and active but in a good way. It is not overcrowded, but gives off good vibes and you can almost always hear music pumping from one of the business.

Situated in Bavaro, Los Corales Beach is on the East coast of Hispaniola. You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying very close. Eventually, visitors notice that beaches throughout the Dominican Republic tend to be pretty quiet, but Los Corales Beach is decidedly different.

Amenities and Ambiance

Yes, there are public restrooms at Los Corales Beach. It's also good to know that you will have access to umbrellas and chairs, so guests seeking relief from the sultry island sun will not go leave unhappy. The water in the area is of good snorkeling quality, so grab some gear if you want to see the underwater world.

Los Corales Beach plus its availability of amenities and services can be located well within an area commonly frequented by travelers. With this in mind, if you know that these amenities are a crucial feature, it'll likely be a smart idea to show up earlier in the morning prior to when the crowds fill up or try a beach away from the major areas. If you do not, you might risk all those comforts being overwhelmed.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Los Corales Beach is beautiful natural site, which you'll find on the East coast of Hispaniola; the area hosts attractions such as Casino Palma Real, which is three quarters of a mile away.

A selection of nearby activities will ensure that you never run out of ways to stay busy. The attractions closest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Los Corales Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Casino Palma Real Casino 0.7 mi. SSE Hispaniola
Cocotal Golf and Country Club Golf Course 1.1 mi. SW Hispaniola
Barcelo Bavaro Palace Casino Casino 1.6 mi. SE Hispaniola
The Lakes Barcelo Bavaro Golf Course Golf Course 1.8 mi. SE Hispaniola
Paradisus Punta Cana Casino Casino 2.2 mi. NW Hispaniola
Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club Golf Course 3.4 mi. NW Hispaniola
Iberostar Casino Casino 3.5 mi. NW Hispaniola
Casino Riu Palace Macao Casino 3.8 mi. NW Hispaniola
Punta Blanca Golf Course Golf Course 4.2 mi. NW Hispaniola
Catalonia Bavaro Resort Cabeza de Toro Golf Course 5.2 mi. SSE Hispaniola
Catalonia Bavaro Casino Casino 5.2 mi. SE Hispaniola
Catalonia Bavaro Resort Catalonia Caribe Golf Club Golf Course 5.3 mi. SE Hispaniola

Cities and Towns

Los Corales Beach is in the Friusa area, so a trip into the city——for snacks, drinks, and other attractions——is a convenient option. Friusa is nearby and is a region with interesting things to do, yet is never overly congested. From the shore, Friusa is not far away, maybe two and a half miles (four kilometers).

Hotels

The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on time of day, season, and how many people have booked nearby hotels. Typically, you can expect to encounter a fair number of other guests who are staying close by.

Since this beach is located in a pretty popular tourist destination, it usually isn't very tough to find just the right kind of hotel close-by. If you and your party are hoping to book a place that's near the water, the table below shows the closest accommodation options to Los Corales Beach.

Accommodations near Los Corales Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Tropical Sueno Resort and Spa Club All-inclusive 0.2 mi. W Hotel
Tropical Orquidea Club All-inclusive 0.2 mi. WNW Hotel
Secrets Royal Beach 0.4 mi. SSW Resort
Paradisus Palma Real Resort 0.5 mi. S Resort
Barcelo Dominican Beach All Inclusive 0.5 mi. NW Resort
Now Garden 0.6 mi. SW Resort
whala!bavaro 0.6 mi. NW Hotel
El Cortecito Inn 0.7 mi. NW Resort
Melia Caribe Tropical 0.7 mi. SSE Resort
Carabela Bavaro 0.7 mi. NW Resort

Food

A trip to the beach isn't complete until you visit an area restaurant, where you can sample the local chefs' favorite dishes, without straying too far from your current location. One of the closest places to eat is Balicana. This restaurant has a menu featuring Asian Fusion cuisine. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant since it's only a short distance away.

The following table lists nearby restaurants.

Restaurants near Los Corales Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Balicana (829) 898-4479 Asian Fusion Very Casual 0.2 mi. SW
Jesus Que Tapas (809) 552-1552 -- -- 0.3 mi. W
Danny's Sports Bar & Grill (956) 316-1332 -- -- 0.3 mi. W
Captain Cook (809) 552-1061 -- Informal 0.6 mi. NW
Antonio Steak House (809) 543-0606 American Informal 0.6 mi. WNW
Chiquita Bonita -- American Very Casual 0.7 mi. NW
Oesterreicherhaus (809) 951-0001 German -- 0.7 mi. WNW
Pastrata Punta Cana Restaurant Business (829) 645-6767 Italian, Mexican Very Casual 0.9 mi. NW
Hard Rock Cafe Punta Cana (809) 52-0594 American Very Casual 0.9 mi. SSW
Chez Mon Ami (829) 741-2300 French Informal 0.9 mi. NW
Langosta Roja (809) 444-1498 Creole Very Casual 0.9 mi. SE
Outback Steakhouse Bavaro (809) 552-8878 American Informal 0.9 mi. SSW

Other Beaches

There are plenty of beautiful beach locations to choose from on Hispaniola, so if Los Corales Beach doesn't suit you, you can still find a great spot.

If the exciting vibe at Los Corales Beach is one of the features you love, consider heading to Cabo Engano Beach, another destination with a good amount of excitement. You'll find it eight and a half miles to the southeast. If it's a bit of peace and quiet you're after, Bavaro Beach is an area secluded from lots of tourists and buildings. You'll find it a brief car or taxi trip away.

You may also enjoy Arena Gorda Beach, which is located within the range of a taxi.

Los Corales Beach could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; if so, the Dominican Republic offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.

 

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