What's Located Around Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo

Nearby Beaches

Some of the best attractions to visit in the Dominican Republic are their beautiful beaches. Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo offers a stay in an ideal location, especially for those who want to experience the Dominican Republic's most interesting sights and cultural attractions. Nearby beaches also make this area particularly desirable.

Each of the access points adorning the coast of the Dominican Republic have their own unique features; even subtle characteristics could affect whether you'll have an active outing, or just a few hours of seclusion in the sun. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo. Click on the following names to see more information:

Beaches Near Sofitel Frances
Beach Distance Direction Location
Montesinos Beach 0.5 S Downtown Santo Domingo
Punta Torrecillas Beach 0.6 SE 0.8 mi. East of Santo Domingo
Guibia Beach 1.7 SW Downtown Santo Domingo

The most convenient option is Montesinos Beach. Bear in mind that this beach is a moderate distance away, so you won't have to go far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline. 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

Visitors who are curious about the area's important features might want to know how many miles the nearest town or city is from their location. Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo is located in the heart of Zona Colonial,

The table below lists some of the areas near Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Santo Domingo 0.6 SW
downtown Santo Domingo 0.9 W
Sabana Perdida 4.7 N
Villa Mella 5.2 N
Chaparral 7.7 NNW
San Isidoro 8.2 ENE
La Victoria 8.4 NNE
El Naranjo 9.0 NE
Los Alcarrizos 9.2 WNW

Nearby Attractions

Altos de Chavon

Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo makes for a great place to stay for active travelers. There are more than a few activities to be enjoyed when exploring near this lodging. You will soon notice that this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, such as Modern Art Museum, Cinemateca, and Museo Nacional de Historia y Geografia, to name a few. The closest of the three is Modern Art Museum.

There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Sofitel Frances
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Modern Art Museum Art Museum 1.6 W Downtown Santo Domingo
Cinemateca Movie Theater 1.6 W Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo Nacional de Historia y Geografia Museum 1.6 W Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo Nacional de Historia Natural Museum 1.5 W Downtown Santo Domingo
Plaza de la Cultura Park 1.5 W Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo Bellapart Art Museum 2.7 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 3.0 W 2.6 mi. West of Santo Domingo
Plaza José Francisco Peña Gomez Park 2.2 WSW 1.6 mi. West-Southwest of Santo Domingo
Parque República Del Uruguay Park 0.8 W Downtown Santo Domingo
Embajadas Provinciales Park 2.3 WSW 1.7 mi. West-Southwest of Santo Domingo
Parque Las Canquiñas Park 2.9 NW 2.8 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
Cinema Centro Malecon Movie Theater 1.7 SW Downtown Santo Domingo
Parque Cristo Libre Park 3.2 WNW 3.1 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
Fuerte De La Concepcion Historical Site 0.5 WSW Downtown Santo Domingo
Parque Independencia Park 0.5 SW Downtown Santo Domingo
Fort Of Charity Historical Site 0.4 W Downtown Santo Domingo
Parque Eugenio María De Hostos Park 0.9 SW Downtown Santo Domingo
Parque Galicia Park 2.9 WSW 2.3 mi. West-Southwest of Santo Domingo
Fuerte De San Lazaro Historical Site 0.3 W Downtown Santo Domingo
Parque Enriquillo Park 0.5 NW Downtown Santo Domingo
Fuerte De San Miguel Historical Site 0.3 W Downtown Santo Domingo
Iglesia de San Miguel Historical Site 0.2 W Zona Colonial
Parque Verde Park 3.7 W 3.4 mi. West-Northwest of Santo Domingo
Parque San Miguel Park 0.2 W Zona Colonial
Rincón Del Cine Movie Theater 0.2 WSW Zona Colonial
Puerta De La Misericordia Historical Site 0.6 SW Downtown Santo Domingo
Plazoleta la Trinitaria Park 0.8 N 1.3 mi. North of Santo Domingo
Museo Memorial De La Resistencia Dominicana Museum 0.3 SW Zona Colonial
Hollywood Diamond Movie Theater 3.8 W 3.4 mi. West-Northwest of Santo Domingo
Fort San Gil Historical Site 0.6 SSW Downtown Santo Domingo
Carlos Goico House Historical Site 0.4 SSW Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo De La Porcelana Museum 0.3 SW Zona Colonial
Ruinas Monasterio De San Francisco Historical Site 0.1 NNW Zona Colonial
Taller Publico Silvano Lora Art Museum -- -- Downtown Santo Domingo
Santo Domingo North Walls Historical Site 0.3 N Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo Mundo De Ambar Museum 0.2 N Zona Colonial
Casa Del Tapao Historical Site 0.3 SSW Zona Colonial
Ambasa Museum 0.2 N Zona Colonial
Capilla de Nuestra Señora de los Remedios Historical Site 0.3 S Zona Colonial
Ruinas Del Hospital San Nicolás De Bari Historical Site 0.0 SW Zona Colonial
Fuerte De Santa Bárbara Historical Site 0.3 N Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo Casa De Duarte Museum 0.2 N Downtown Santo Domingo
Parque Duarte Zono Colonial Park 0.2 S Zona Colonial
Parque Duarte Santo Domingo Historical Site 0.3 S Zona Colonial
Parque Profesor Juan Bosch Park 3.2 WSW 2.6 mi. West-Southwest of Santo Domingo
Palacio Consistorial Historical Site 0.1 S Zona Colonial
Casa Del Cordon Historical Site 0.1 NE Zona Colonial
Museum Of Rum and Sugar Cane Museum 0.2 NNE Zona Colonial
Cord House Historical Site 0.1 NE Zona Colonial
Parque Fray Bartolome de las Casas Park 0.3 S Zona Colonial
Museo de la Familia Dominicana Museum 0.2 S Zona Colonial
Plazoleta Padre Billini Park 0.2 S Zona Colonial
Casa De Tostado Museum 0.2 S Zona Colonial
Fuerte De Angulo Historical Site 0.3 NNE Downtown Santo Domingo
Fort Of San Jose Historical Site 0.4 S Zona Colonial
Museo De Las Casas Reales Historical Site 0.1 E Zona Colonial
Plaza De Espana Park 0.2 NE Zona Colonial
Park Or Plaza Of Fortelaza San Jose Park 0.4 S Zona Colonial
Catedral Primada de América Historical Site 0.2 SSE Zona Colonial
Ceiba De Colon Historical Site 0.3 NNE Downtown Santo Domingo
National Pantheon Historical Site 0.1 E Zona Colonial
Larimar Museum Museum 0.2 SSE Zona Colonial
Antonio de Montesinos Monument Monument 0.5 S Downtown Santo Domingo
Alcázar De Colón Historical Site 0.2 NE Downtown Santo Domingo
Battery Of The Admiral Historical Site 0.3 NE Downtown Santo Domingo
Movie Max Domingo Movie Theater 3.9 WNW 3.7 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
Casa de Francia Historical Site 0.1 ESE Zona Colonial
Residencia del Nicolas de Ovando Historical Site 0.1 ESE Zona Colonial
Puerta De San Diego Historical Site 0.2 NE Downtown Santo Domingo
Santo Domingo Colonial District Historical Site 0.2 SE Zona Colonial
Fuerte De San Diego Historical Site 0.2 NE Downtown Santo Domingo
Museo Infantil Trampolín Museum 0.2 ESE Zona Colonial
Area Verde Park 3.8 NW 3.7 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
House Of The Presidents Historical Site 0.2 SE Zona Colonial
Entrada Parque Zoologico Nacional Zoo 3.7 NW 3.7 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
Plaza Pellerano Castro Park 0.3 SSE Zona Colonial
Casa De Bastidas Historical Site 0.2 ESE Zona Colonial
Stairs Of Las Damas Historical Site 0.3 SE Zona Colonial
Fortaleza Ozama Historical Site 0.3 SE Zona Colonial
Monumento A Los Heroes De Constanza, Maimón Y Estero Hondo Historical Site 3.2 SW 2.5 mi. South West of Santo Domingo
Parque Centro De Los Heroes Park 3.3 SW 2.6 mi. South West of Santo Domingo
Parque Del Puente Park 0.9 NNE 1.5 mi. Northeast of Santo Domingo
Monumento A La Caña Historical Site 0.5 NE 1.2 mi. Northeast of Santo Domingo
Parque Calero Park 0.8 NE 1.5 mi. Northeast of Santo Domingo
Parque Republica de Argentina Park 0.6 E 1.1 mi. East-Northeast of Santo Domingo
La Cañada Park 4.4 NW 4.3 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
Faro Punta Torrecilla Lighthouse 0.9 SE 1.1 mi. East of Santo Domingo
Jardín Botánico Nacional Botanical Garden 4.7 W 4.4 mi. West-Northwest of Santo Domingo
El Faro a Colón Museum Museum 1.1 E 1.7 mi. East-Northeast of Santo Domingo
Parque Belice Park 5.0 W 4.6 mi. West of Santo Domingo
El Faro a Colón Monument 1.2 E 1.7 mi. East-Northeast of Santo Domingo
Parque Mirador Del Norte Park 4.4 NW 4.5 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
Parque Mirador Del Este Park 1.6 E 2.2 mi. East-Northeast of Santo Domingo
Parque Mirador del Sur Park 5.4 WSW 4.8 mi. West-Southwest of Santo Domingo
Jardin Memorial Park 5.7 NW 5.6 mi. Northwest of Santo Domingo
National Aquarium Aquarium 2.3 E 2.7 mi. East of Santo Domingo
Parque De Olimpo Park 6.5 W 6.1 mi. West of Santo Domingo
Los Tres Ojos Caves Cave 2.8 E 3.3 mi. East of Santo Domingo
Parque Los Tres Ojos Park 2.8 E 3.3 mi. East of Santo Domingo
Mirador Parque Del Este Park 3.0 E 3.5 mi. East of Santo Domingo
Parque De Ciudad Modelo Park 6.5 NW 6.6 mi. North-Northwest of Santo Domingo
Movie Center Entertainment Movie Theater 4.9 E 5.3 mi. East of Santo Domingo
Parque Res. Los Maestros Park 6.9 E 6.9 mi. East of Zona Colonial
Parque Municipal De Haina Park 10.7 WSW Bajos De Haina
Parque Ecologico Laguna De Itabo Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.7 WSW 11.1 mi. West-Southwest of Santo Domingo
La Caleta Submarine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.1 E 5.9 mi. West-Southwest of Boca Chica

If you're on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, Museo Nacional de Historia y Geografia might be worth a visit. 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

When you're choosing a place to stay, it's often smart to learn more about nearby accommodations in order to get a feel for the area. You will find lots of other places to think about prior to reaching a decision, as this section of the Dominican Republic is home to an excellent range of resorts and hotels to choose from. Find out what you need to know about all the area's lodging options by viewing the table below.

Accommodations near Sofitel Frances
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Hostal Nomandas 0.1 NW Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Hotel Conde De Penalba 0.1 SSE Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Antiguo Hotel Europa 0.1 N Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Bettye's Galleria Guesthouse 0.1 ESE Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Hodelpa Caribe Colonial 0.1 SE Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Tierra Plana 0.1 S Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Hotel Palacio 0.1 SW Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Hostal Nicolas De Ovando 0.2 E Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Mercure Comercial Santo Domingo 0.2 S Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
Casas del XVI 0.3 SSW Zona Colonial, the Dominican Republic
 

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