Resorts in Puerta Plata, Dominican Republic

Resorts in Puerta Plata, Dominican Republic
Puerto Plata is the region on the north coast of the Dominican Republic, bordering the Atlantic Ocean. Popular tourist destinations include Cabarete, Playa Dorada, Amber Coast and the city of Puerto Plata. The resorts in Puerto Plata differ than any other area in the country, because of the easy access to authentic Dominican towns and natural resources, such as the 27 Waterfalls park. Resorts are the best bet in traveling to the Dominican Republic, as they tend to include food, accommodations, travel to and from the airport and day excursions in the price per person.

Viva Wyndham Tangerine All Inclusive Resort

The beach town of Cabarete is perhaps the Dominican Republic's best kept secret. Considered one of the best places in the world for kite-surfing, the town has a European feel from trendy hut restaurants and dance halls among coconut trees lining the pristine beaches. Choose from over 220 rooms, including Superior suites or Junior suites, each with the option for an Ocean View upgrade. Meals are included, with dining options spanning international buffets, a Mexican restaurant and a la carte Italian cuisines. Cocktails, entertainment, a pool, lounge chairs and access to kite surfing instructions are available as part of the all-inclusive resort package deal.

Carretera Sosua-Cabarete
Cabarete, Puerto Plata
Dominican Republic
(809) 571-0402

Hotel El Colibri: Sosua

The sleepy beach town of Sosua is synonymous with blended Dominican and European luxury and private accommodations. Europeans migrated here in the early 1900's, influencing the architecture, cuisine and lifestyle of Sosua. The Hotel El Colibri is a resort hotel that caters to exclusive relaxation and venturing out to nearby Dominican towns. Amenities include all meals (international dishes, buffet and a la carte snacks for a minimal price), comfortable and plush beds, and activities ranging from diving lessons, fishing, golf, cultural excursions, horseback riding and windsurfing.

Hotel El Colibri: Sosua
Calle Pedro Clisante 141, El Batey-Sosua
Dominican Republic
(809) 571-1847

Iberostar Costa Dorada

Costa Dorada, Puerto Plata, is a scenic and enormous gated resort complex just outside of the town of Puerto Plata. The beach is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Dominican Republic due to economic accommodations and convenience (the resort is mere 15 minute drive from the Puerto Plata International Airport). The Iberostar resort in Costa Dorada caters to every whim and desire you may have. Buffet meals range from design-your-own pizza, pasta dishes or omelets. Night entertainment varies nightly, with spectacular shows exhibiting energetic and musical culture. Excursions are included for a nominal price, with trips to Ocean World in Puerto Plata where you can swim with dolphins or a nearby coffee farm for cultural immersion.

Iberostar Costa Dorada
Luperón km.4, Marapica Puerto Plata
Playa Dorada
Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
(809) 320-1000

Article Written By Kay W

Kay W has more than 10 years of freelance writing experience, including technical papers, grants for youth and environmental nonprofits and consulting materials. With a Bachelor of Science in environmental engineering and a Master of Arts in environmental organizational leadership, Kay W has a diverse educational and technical professional background.

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