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Playa Dorada is one of the Dominican Republics holiday resorts holiday destinations and is full of luxury beaches and hotels to match. Being located on the North coast makes Playa Dorada extremely peaceful and hot. Within it lay many other holiday resorts which is what makes it so popular. It is most commonly reached to by flying into Puerto Plata Airport and holds many facilities for those who love leisure. Each of the resorts all offer something different and their own complex, often including shops and their own swimming pools which is what causes to drop people's jaws once they realise what Playa Dorada really has to offer. It is a very popular destination for those who like to go all inclusive, as its hotels are likely to cater for exactly what is needed. And why not? You'll be surrounded by paradise like beaches.

In Playa Dorada you will find a huge range of different and authentic types of cuisine. You can expect to find mexican cuisine, alfresco steak houses, tapas bars and your typical day time eateries where you'll be able to get hold of typical breakfasts and sandwiches throughout the day. You will also find many fun bars here Playa Dorada offering a quiet but exciting nightlife.

Playa Dorada hosts a massive stretch of a well maintained beach which is over 1.2 miles long, understanding why its waters are Playa Dorada's most loved necessity. It really is perfect for those who love water-sports and will be in for a treat as you will be able to try extraordinary experiences such as snorkelling and diving and other wild crazy and fun water sports. You are also close to the top tourists attraction of Mount Isabel here too where tourists can go to enjoy stunning views of Puerto Plata when reaching its peak by climbing or taking a cable car. In Playa Dorada you will also find plenty of opportunities to shop, horse back ride, play tennis, golf and most of all enjoy its bars and high quality restaurants.

Location of Playa Dorada

Key Facts

  • Language: Spanish
  • Currency: Dominican Peso
  • Time Difference from UK: -4
  • Flight time: London: 9-10 hours
  • When to go: November to April