Arguably some of the best attractions in all of the Dominican Republic are their beaches. Having them available nearby will make this area particularly desirable.
Each of the access points adorning the coast of the Dominican Republic have their own personalities; the specific amenities and qualities of each one could affect how much time you want to spend there, and what you need to bring. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Club Residencial. Clicking on each link below allows you to see more information:
|1.2||NE||12.0 mi. East of Puerto Plata|
|Grand Laguna Beach||1.3||NE||12.2 mi. East of Puerto Plata|
|Encuentro Beach||4.3||E||15.5 mi. East of Puerto Plata|
One of the closest picks is Alicia Beach. Keep in mind that this beach is a moderate distance away, so your party won't have to go far to enjoy this beautiful section of the coast. The products of recent erosion, Alicia Beach went from bring a rocky cliff-side to a beautiful beach at the beginning of the 21st century. While it didn't draw much attention at first, these days it is common to find tourists lining the shore, sunbathing and snorkeling on what is now known to be one of the most picturesque stretches of sand in the area. You won't have to cut your time at Alicia Beach short, since there are restrooms available.
If you're looking for plenty of sand, surf and seclusion, Encuentro Beach could be a better choice for you. This prime surfing location is a tip choice for experienced wave-riders. Swimmers though should stay close to shore, as the waves are rough and the currents equally so. It can be found four and a half miles east of the villa complex.
Travelers who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about the surrounding area's offerings might like to know how far away the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Club Residencial can be found near the middle of Sosua, a town in the Dominican Republic; it is 11.4 miles to the east of Puerto Plata.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Club Residencial.
|Sabaneta De Cangrejos||5.0||W|
|Arroyo De Leche||7.1||SSW|
|Jamao Al Norte||10.0||SSE|
Vacationers in need of a fun agenda while vacationing in the Dominican Republic will find that Club Residencial makes a great base for their tropical explorations. As a matter of fact, this section of Sosua has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, like Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa, Jewish Museum of Sosua, and El Choco National Park, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa.
There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them listed in the table below.
|Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa||Museum||0.4||WSW||Sosua|
|Jewish Museum of Sosua||Museum||0.4||WSW||Sosua|
|El Choco National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||5.7||ESE||16.9 mi. East of Puerto Plata|
|Monkey Jungle||Zip Line Site||--||--||Cabarete|
|Cave||8.1||SE||19.0 mi. East-Southeast of Puerto Plata|
|Yasika Adventures||Zip Line Site||--||--||Playa Dorada|
|Monumento Hermanas Mirabal||Monument||9.9||W||Costa Dorada|
|Isabel de Torres National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||11.3||W||3.8 mi. South of Puerto Plata|
|Park||11.5||W||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||11.8||W||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Historical Site||11.8||W||Puerto Plata|
|Park||11.9||W||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Amber Museum||Museum||12.0||W||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||12.1||W||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Faro Puerto Plata||Lighthouse||12.2||W||Puerto Plata|
|Birgenair Flight 301 Memorial||Historical Site||12.3||W||Puerto Plata|
|Fortaleza San Felipe||Historical Site||12.3||W||Puerto Plata|
|Monument||13.0||W||2.7 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Teleferico Mountain Top||Cable Car||13.0||W||2.6 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Teleferico Puerto Plata||Cable Car||13.1||W||Puerto Plata|
If you're on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa might be a good choice. As Nazism began spreading across Europe in the 1930's, many of the European Jews sought refuge around the world. By 1940, the Dominican Republic was once of those destinations, as a group of Jewish refugees made their way to their new home.
When choosing a location to stay in, it's often worthwhile to learn about nearby lodging options as a means to get a better feel for the surrounding area. Readers will find plenty of other places to look at before coming to a decision, as this part of the Dominican Republic plays host to a terrific selection of hotel and resort options. To find more information on lodging options available nearby, consult the table below.
|0.2||W||Sosua, the Dominican Republic|
|Hotel El Colibri - Sosua||0.3||NE||Sosua, the Dominican Republic|
|Hotel Orchidee||0.3||SW||Sosua, the Dominican Republic|
|Hotel Coco||0.3||N||Sosua, the Dominican Republic|
|Sosua By the Sea Boutique Beach Resort||0.4||W||Sosua, the Dominican Republic|
|Casa Marina Reef||0.4||W||Sosua, the Dominican Republic|
|Casa Marina Beach||0.4||W||Sosua, the Dominican Republic|
|Hotel Casa Valeria||0.4||WSW||Sosua, the Dominican Republic|
|Hotel El Rancho||0.4||WSW||Sosua, the Dominican Republic|
|Hotel Casa Cayena||0.5||WSW||Sosua, the Dominican Republic|
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