Things to See and Do While Staying at Hotel El Rancho

Though guests might not find too many recreational possibilities on-location at Hotel El Rancho, that doesn't mean you won't encounter other interesting things to do and see when you visit the Dominican Republic.

Hotel El Rancho does have a swimming pool, so during your spare time you won't need to go far to take a dip, or hang out in a deck chair. Truthfully, even with access to a pool, most guests are so attracted to the Dominican Republic's beaches that they make little use of the swimming pool. The closest beach to Hotel El Rancho is Alicia Beach.

For those who don't like breaking from their fitness routines, this property makes it easy to stay on track; you'll find everything you need at their on-site exercise facility.


Although Hotel El Rancho doesn't have a golf course on the property, you may be able to arrange some playing time nearby. There are a couple of golf courses within within taxi range of Hotel El Rancho. These are Playa Dorada Golf Course and Costa Azul. The closest of these options is Playa Dorada Golf Course. The course has a total of 18 holes. This 6309 yard course has been rated a par 72. For golfers who want to learn more, the course can be reached at (809) 320-4262.

Family Activities

Though children are welcome at Hotel El Rancho, there aren't very many family-friendly amenities. To see nearby choices great for children and adults alike, take a look at these properties recommended for families.

Entertainment and Nightlife

You'll be able to hang out at the bar, however, other nightlife options on-site are pretty limited.

Immediately surrounding your accommodations are a few others that offer a small amount of other nightlife options. These are listed in the following table:

Accommodations near the Hotel El Rancho with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Hotel Casa Valeria 0.8 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua 1 --
Hotel Casa Cayena 0.8 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua 1 --
Casa Marina Reef 0.8 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua 5 check
Casa Marina Beach 0.9 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua 4 check
Hotel Orchidee Central Sosua 1 --
Victorian House 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua 2 check
Sosua Bay Club 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua 2 check
Hotel Romanoff Central Sosua 1 --
Piergiorgio Palace Hotel 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Sosua -- check
Sosua By the Sea Boutique Beach Resort 1.0 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua 2 --
Casa Veintiuno 0.5 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua 1 --
Hotel Coco 1.1 mi. North of Central Sosua 1 --

If you are feeling lucky and looking for something else to do, you can visit the closest casino, Casino Playa Chiquita. It's a short distance away northeast from Hotel El Rancho.


Besides what can be found right on this property, those looking to do some exploring will have no shortage of interesting things to see and do in the Dominican Republic. No matter if you would rather spend time on a sunny beach or enjoy a few rounds on the golf course, you'll encounter plenty of other options for recreation close-by. Investigate these pages to read more about sightseeing, riding a scooter or bicycle, fishing, scuba diving, shopping, going snorkeling, and other activities.


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