What's Located Around Hotel El Rancho

Nearby Beaches

Playa Sousa

People visiting this area of the Dominican Republic usually take time to walk one of the area's pretty beaches. Nearby beaches will make this area particularly desirable.

Each place along the coast has its own distinguishing features that might or might not be just right for you. To see those available near Hotel El Rancho, see the following table. Click on the following names to see more details:

Beaches Near Hotel El Rancho
Beach Distance Direction Location
Alicia Beach 0.1 W Sosua
Playa Sousa 0.5 S Sosua
Playa Chiquita 1.6 NE 12.0 mi. East of Puerto Plata
Grand Laguna Beach 1.7 NE 12.2 mi. East of Puerto Plata
Encuentro Beach 4.8 E 15.5 mi. East of Puerto Plata
Playa Congrejo 4.9 W 6.6 mi. East-Southeast of Puerto Plata

One of the most convenient options is Alicia Beach. Since this beach can be found a short distance from the hotel, your party won't have to travel far to find a place to sit by the water. 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 it has bathrooms on-site for your convenience.

If you're on the lookout for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Encuentro Beach could be just what the doctor ordered. 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.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are curious to know about what's nearby might like to know how far away the closest neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. Hotel El Rancho is situated in Sosua, a town in the Dominican Republic; it's to the east of Puerto Plata.

The areas found closest to Hotel El Rancho are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Los Charamicos 0.9 SSW
Sabaneta De Cangrejos 4.5 W
Montellano 5.8 WSW
Arroyo De Leche 6.8 SSW
Cabarete 7.0 E
Playa Dorada 8.0 W
Costa Dorada 9.2 W
Tubagua 9.4 SW
Jamao Al Norte 10.0 SSE

Nearby Attractions

Jewish Museum of Sosua

Hotel El Rancho is a wonderful place to stay for active vacationers. There are more than a few activities to be discovered when searching from this lodging. In fact, this section of Sosua has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, including Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa, Jewish Museum of Sosua, and El Choco National Park. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those named in the following table.

Attractions Near Hotel El Rancho
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa Museum 0.1 NE Sosua
Jewish Museum of Sosua Museum -- -- Sosua
El Choco National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.0 ESE 16.9 mi. East of Puerto Plata
Monkey Jungle Zip Line Site -- -- Cabarete
Cuevas De Cabarete Cave -- -- 19.0 mi. East-Southeast of Puerto Plata
Yaskia Adventures Zip Line Site -- -- Playa Dorada
Monumento Hermanas Mirabal Monument 9.5 W Costa Dorada
Isabel de Torres National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.8 W 3.8 mi. South of Puerto Plata
Parque de la Libertad Park 11.1 W Downtown Puerto Plata
Park Gregorio Luperon Park 11.4 W Downtown Puerto Plata
Carcel San Felipe Historical Site 11.4 W Puerto Plata
Parque Regalado Park 11.6 W Downtown Puerto Plata
Amber Museum Museum 11.6 W Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque De La Restauracion Park 11.7 W Downtown Puerto Plata
Faro Puerto Plata Lighthouse 11.8 W Puerto Plata
Birgenair Flight 301 Memorial Historical Site 11.9 W Puerto Plata
Parque San Felipe Park 11.9 W Puerto Plata
Fortaleza San Felipe Historical Site 11.9 W Puerto Plata
Liga Del Atlantico Park 12.5 W Puerto Plata
Cristo Redentor Monument 12.6 W 2.7 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Teleferico Mountain Top Cable Car 12.6 W 2.6 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Teleferico Puerto Plata Cable Car 12.7 W Puerto Plata

If you're searching for somewhere a little different to visit, Museo De La Comunidad Judía De Sosúa may be just what you're looking for. 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.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning more about nearby booking options is sometimes an excellent means of getting a feel for the area. You will be able to find plenty of additional destinations to consider before reaching a decision, as this portion of the Dominican Republic offers guests an excellent range of resort and hotel options. To get additional information about the booking possibilities available in the region, consult the following table.

Accommodations near Hotel El Rancho
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Hotel Casa Valeria 0.0 ENE Sosua, the Dominican Republic
Hotel Casa Cayena 0.0 S Sosua, the Dominican Republic
Casa Marina Reef 0.1 N Sosua, the Dominican Republic
Casa Marina Beach 0.1 N Sosua, the Dominican Republic
Hotel Orchidee 0.2 E Sosua, the Dominican Republic
Victorian House 0.2 SSW Sosua, the Dominican Republic
Sosua Bay Club 0.2 S Sosua, the Dominican Republic
Hotel Romanoff 0.2 NE Sosua, the Dominican Republic
Piergiorgio Palace Hotel 0.2 SW Sosua, the Dominican Republic
Sosua By the Sea Boutique Beach Resort 0.2 N Sosua, the Dominican Republic
 

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