Things to See and Do While Staying at Las Canas

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If you are wanting to book a place to stay in the Dominican Republic that has a leisurely attitude alongside a host of activities to choose from, then Las Canas may be precisely what you're looking for. Your choices at this location include quite a few noteworthy activities and recreational options, which makes this accommodation all the more desirable.

Las Canas has one pool. Heading to the pool might not be one of your most anticipated activities, but it can be a simple enough way to beat the afternoon heat. Plenty of tourists like to head to the nearest coast even though a pool is located on site. The closest beach to the property is Playa Sousa. Plus, when it isn't too hot outside, the whirlpool here can feel particularly soothing.


Although there isn't a golf course at Las Canas, it may be possible to arrange for a tee time nearby. The two closest courses are within traveling distance of Las Canas. Their names are Playa Dorada Golf Course and Costa Azul. The nearest of these options is Playa Dorada Golf Course. It has a total of 18 holes. The total length is 6309 yards, and it's been rated a par 72. For golfers who want to learn more, the course can be reached at (809) 320-4262.


While staying in the Dominican Republic why not try out a new recreational sport? There are several options available, so you are sure to find an enjoyable aquatic activity, regardless of your skills. The bullets below indicates which watersports are available at Las Canas:

  • Boating
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Families are welcome at Las Canas, though you likely will not see a lot of different activities specifically intended for the kids in your family. If you're looking for somewhere to stay with specific perks that help make your vacation even more family-centric, check out accommodations which are top-rated for family vacations.

This vacation destination does have a game room, an enjoyable diversion for guests of all ages.

Entertainment and Nightlife

If your trip would be dull without late-night bars, lounges, and dozens of live shows to choose from, Las Canas isn't for you. The apartment building doesn't host many after-dark activities.

Fortunately, there's a bar on-site. This allows guests the opportunity to savor a mixed drink and put their feet up during their stay.

There are other accommodations in the area that offer a limited amount of additional nightlife options. Check out those in the following table:

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

If you're feeling lucky, and want to enjoy a bit of glitz and glamor, you can visit the closest casino, Casino Playa Chiquita.


Guests will have a special opportunity to release vacation stresses, because this destination features enjoyable spa facilities. The following list has some of the services available at the spa:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool


Horseback riding is another activity that this site offers. Since the Dominican Republic's weather is beautiful year-round, riding is a popular pastime.

The salon on-site offers both a convenient and calming place to beautify yourself before a special night with your significant other.

Though there is plenty to do on-site, guests who like exploring will certainly appreciate the many exciting outdoor activities in the Dominican Republic. No matter if you're looking to spend time on a sunny beach or play a few rounds of golf, you will find lots of other chances for recreation in and around the area. Investigate these pages to read more about fishing, riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, sightseeing, and other activities you might enjoy.


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