What's Located Around Occidental El Embajor

Nearby Beaches

Travelers staying in this section of the Dominican Republic typically take time to walk one of the area's stunning beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each of the access points adorning the coast of the Dominican Republic are appreciated for different reasons; even differences between their amenities can affect your experience. All of the nearby shorelines in the following table have something unique to offer. Click on the names below to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Occidental El Embajor
Beach Distance Direction Location
Montesinos Beach 0.9 SSE Downtown Santo Domingo
Punta Torrecillas Beach 1.1 SE 0.8 mi. East of Santo Domingo
Guibia Beach 1.6 SW Downtown Santo Domingo

The closest one is Montesinos Beach. Bear in mind that this enjoyable spot is found about a mile to the south-southeast of this property, so you won't have to journey too far to get to this stretch of coastline. Set in the very busy Zona Colonial of San Miguel, it goes without saying that Monesinos Beach is a well visited beach along the Dominican Republic's south coast. The waters that wash ashore this beach come from the Caribbean Sea, making it calm enough for young swimmers to enjoy.

Nearby Areas

Visiting a town or community neighboring your resort can add some depth to your vacation experience, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Occidental El Embajor is located in downtown Santo Domingo, near the heart of Santo Domingo.

The table below lists some of the areas near Occidental El Embajor.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Zona Colonial 0.5 SE
Santo Domingo 0.7 S
Sabana Perdida 4.6 NNE
Villa Mella 4.9 N
Chaparral 7.3 N
La Victoria 8.3 NNE
San Isidoro 8.5 E
Los Alcarrizos 8.7 W
El Naranjo 9.1 NE

Nearby Attractions

Altos de Chavon

Occidental El Embajor makes for a great place to stay for active travelers. There are an abundance of activities to be found when searching from this lodging. You will soon notice that this area is simply full of different attractions to try, like Modern Art Museum, Cinemateca, and Museo Nacional de Historia y Geografia. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Modern Art Museum.

With quite a few attractions near this vacation spot, you don't have to limit yourself; more of the nearest attractions are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Occidental El Embajor
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Modern Art Museum Art Museum 1.3 WSW Downtown Santo Domingo
Cinemateca Movie Theater 1.3 WSW Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo Nacional de Historia y Geografia Museum 1.3 WSW Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo Nacional de Historia Natural Museum 1.2 WSW Downtown Santo Domingo
Plaza de la Cultura Park 1.2 WSW Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo Bellapart Art Museum 2.3 W 2.4 mi. West-Northwest of Santo Domingo
Museo del Hombre Dominicano Museum -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Adochef Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Agencia Dhi Atlas Sucursal III Museum -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Broadway 8 Movie Theater -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Cinema Centro Dominicano, S A Movie Theater -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Huertos Nacionales Botanical Garden -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Instituto Duartiano Museum -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Milagros Clases De Teatro Movie Theater -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Paerez Valoy, Julio Caesar Museum -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Plaza Central Cinemas, S A Movie Theater -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Proyecto Agua Centros Turastico Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Altos de Chavon Museum -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Fine Arts Novo-Centro Movie Theater 2.7 W 2.6 mi. West of Santo Domingo
Plaza José Francisco Peña Gomez Park 2.0 SW 1.6 mi. West-Southwest of Santo Domingo
Parque República Del Uruguay Park 0.5 SW Downtown Santo Domingo
Embajadas Provinciales Park 2.1 SW 1.7 mi. West-Southwest of Santo Domingo
Parque Las Canquiñas Park 2.4 WNW 2.8 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
Cinema Centro Malecon Movie Theater 1.6 SW Downtown Santo Domingo
Parque Cristo Libre Park 2.8 WNW 3.1 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
Fuerte De La Concepcion Historical Site 0.5 S Downtown Santo Domingo
Parque Independencia Park 0.5 S Downtown Santo Domingo
Fort Of Charity Historical Site 0.4 S Downtown Santo Domingo
Parque Eugenio María De Hostos Park 0.9 S Downtown Santo Domingo
Parque Galicia Park 2.7 SW 2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Santo Domingo
Fuerte De San Lazaro Historical Site 0.3 S Downtown Santo Domingo
Parque Enriquillo Park 0.2 NE Downtown Santo Domingo
Fuerte De San Miguel Historical Site 0.3 SE Downtown Santo Domingo
Iglesia de San Miguel Historical Site 0.3 SE Zona Colonial
Parque Verde Park 3.3 W 3.4 mi. West-Northwest of Santo Domingo
Parque San Miguel Park 0.3 SE Zona Colonial
Rincón Del Cine Movie Theater 0.4 SE Zona Colonial
Puerta De La Misericordia Historical Site 0.8 S Downtown Santo Domingo
Plazoleta la Trinitaria Park 0.5 NNE 1.3 mi. North of Santo Domingo
Museo Memorial De La Resistencia Dominicana Museum 0.5 SSE Zona Colonial
Hollywood Diamond Movie Theater 3.3 W 3.4 mi. West-Northwest of Santo Domingo
Fort San Gil Historical Site 0.8 S Downtown Santo Domingo
Carlos Goico House Historical Site -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo De La Porcelana Museum 0.6 SSE Zona Colonial
Ruinas Monasterio De San Francisco Historical Site 0.4 ESE Zona Colonial
Taller Publico Silvano Lora Art Museum -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Santo Domingo North Walls Historical Site 0.4 E Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo Mundo De Ambar Museum 0.4 E Zona Colonial
Casa Del Tapao Historical Site 0.6 SSE Zona Colonial
Ambasa Museum 0.4 E Zona Colonial
Capilla de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios Historical Site 0.6 SSE Zona Colonial
Ruinas Del Hospital San Nicolás De Bari Historical Site 0.5 SE Zona Colonial
Fuerte De Santa Bárbara Historical Site 0.4 E Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo Casa De Duarte Museum -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Parque Duarte Zono Colonial Park 0.6 SE Zona Colonial
Parque Duarte Santo Domingo Historical Site 0.6 SE Zona Colonial
Parque Profesor Juan Bosch Park 3.0 SW 2.6 mi. West-Southwest of Santo Domingo
Palacio Consistorial Historical Site 0.6 SE Zona Colonial
Casa Del Cordon Historical Site 0.5 ESE Zona Colonial
Museum Of Rum and Sugar Cane Museum 0.5 E Zona Colonial
Cord House Historical Site 0.5 ESE Zona Colonial
Parque Fray Bartolome de las Casas Park 0.7 SE Zona Colonial
Museo de la Familia Dominicana Museum 0.6 SE Zona Colonial
Plazoleta Padre Billini Park 0.6 SE Zona Colonial
Casa De Tostado Museum 0.7 SE Zona Colonial
Fuerte De Angulo Historical Site 0.5 E Downtown Santo Domingo
Fort Of San Jose Historical Site 0.8 SE Zona Colonial
Museo De Las Casas Reales Historical Site -- -- Zona Colonial
Plaza De Espana Park 0.5 E Zona Colonial
Park Or Plaza Of Fortelaza San Jose Park 0.8 SE Zona Colonial
Catedral Primada de América Historical Site 0.6 SE Zona Colonial
Ceiba De Colon Historical Site 0.5 E Downtown Santo Domingo
National Pantheon Historical Site 0.6 ESE Zona Colonial
Larimar Museum Museum 0.7 SE Zona Colonial
Antonio de Montesinos Monument Monument 0.8 SSE Downtown Santo Domingo
Alcázar De Colón Historical Site 0.5 E Downtown Santo Domingo
Battery Of The Admiral Historical Site -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Movie Max Domingo Movie Theater 3.5 WNW 3.7 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
Casa de Francia Historical Site 0.6 SE Zona Colonial
Residencia del Nicolas de Ovando Historical Site -- -- Zona Colonial
Puerta De San Diego Historical Site 0.6 E Downtown Santo Domingo
Santo Domingo Colonial District Historical Site 0.7 SE Zona Colonial
Fuerte De San Diego Historical Site 0.6 E Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo Infantil Trampolín Museum 0.6 SE Zona Colonial
Area Verde Park 3.3 NW 3.7 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
House Of The Presidents Historical Site 0.7 SE Zona Colonial
Entrada Parque Zoologico Nacional Zoo 3.3 NW 3.7 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
Plaza Pellerano Castro Park 0.8 SE Zona Colonial
Casa De Bastidas Historical Site 0.7 SE Zona Colonial
Stairs Of Las Damas Historical Site 0.8 SE Zona Colonial
Fortaleza Ozama Historical Site 0.7 SE Zona Colonial
Monumento A Los Heroes De Constanza, Maimón Y Estero Hondo Historical Site 3.1 SW 2.5 mi. South West of Santo Domingo
Parque Centro De Los Heroes Park 3.1 SW 2.6 mi. South West of Santo Domingo
Parque Del Puente Park 0.9 NE 1.5 mi. Northeast of Santo Domingo
Monumento A La Caña Historical Site 0.8 E 1.2 mi. Northeast of Santo Domingo
Parque Calero Park 1.0 ENE 1.5 mi. Northeast of Santo Domingo
Parque Republica de Argentina Park 1.0 E 1.1 mi. East-Northeast of Santo Domingo
La Cañada Park 3.9 NW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
Faro Punta Torrecilla Lighthouse 1.4 SE 1.1 mi. East of Santo Domingo
Jardín Botánico Nacional Botanical Garden 4.2 W 4.4 mi. West-Northwest of Santo Domingo
El Faro a Colón Museum Museum 1.5 E 1.7 mi. East-Northeast of Santo Domingo
Parque Belice Park 4.6 W 4.6 mi. West of Santo Domingo
El Faro a Colón Monument 1.5 E 1.7 mi. East-Northeast of Santo Domingo
Parque Mirador Del Norte Park 4.0 NW 4.5 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
Parque Mirador Del Este Park 2.0 E 2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Santo Domingo
Parque Mirador del Sur Park 5.2 SW 4.8 mi. West-Southwest of Santo Domingo
Jardin Memorial Park 5.2 NW 5.6 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
National Aquarium Aquarium 2.7 E 2.7 mi. East of Santo Domingo
Parque De Olimpo Park 6.1 W 6.1 mi. West of Santo Domingo
Los Tres Ojos Caves Cave 3.2 E 3.3 mi. East of Santo Domingo
Parque Los Tres Ojos Park 3.2 E 3.3 mi. East of Santo Domingo
Mirador Parque Del Este Park 3.3 E 3.5 mi. East of Santo Domingo
Parque De Ciudad Modelo Park 6.1 NW 6.6 mi. North-Northwest of Santo Domingo
Movie Center Entertainment Movie Theater 5.3 E 5.3 mi. East of Santo Domingo
Parque Res. Los Maestros Park 7.2 E 6.9 mi. East of Zona Colonial
Parque Municipal De Haina Park 10.4 WSW Bajos De Haina
Parque Ecologico Laguna De Itabo Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.5 SW 11.1 mi. West-Southwest of Santo Domingo
Constituents Monument Monument 14.8 W San Cristobal
La Caleta Submarine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.6 E 5.9 mi. West-Southwest of Boca Chica

If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, Museo Nacional de Historia y Geografia might be the right choice for you. One of the large museums in Santo Domingo, the Museo Nacional de Historia y Geografia (National Museum of History and Geography) presents the growth of the people of the Dominican Republic, as well as how the land has shaped the cities, borders, and relations with their neighbor Haiti.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding info about nearby hotel booking options is sometimes a good means of getting a feel for the surrounding area. You will find plenty of other places to consider before coming to a decision, as this part of the Dominican Republic is home to a terrific range of hotels and resorts to choose from. View the following table to find full details about the booking options found nearby.

Accommodations near Occidental El Embajor
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Quality Hotel Santo Domingo 0.2 SW Downtown Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic
Antiguo Hotel Europa 0.4 ESE Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Hotel Palacio 0.5 SE Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Tierra Plana -- -- Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Hotel Conde De Penalba 0.6 SE Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Bettye's Galleria Guesthouse -- -- Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Mercure Comercial Santo Domingo 0.6 SE Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Hodelpa Caribe Colonial 0.6 SE Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Hostal Nicolas De Ovando 0.6 ESE Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Casa Dona Elvira 0.6 SSE Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
 

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