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“beautiful beach”(44 reviews)
“fried fish”(23 reviews)
“white sand”(10 reviews)
This scenic beach is one of the closest beach resorts to Santo Domingo.
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went to A hotel called Boca Beach on Boca Chica. It was so beautiful there we pay $25 for the day to use the beach the pool and all the amenities came also water complementary lunch and dessert and two beach towels excellent experience...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank S7215EXjackieg
Reviewed 3 days ago

Clear waters, great beach. Too much soliciting and heckling. otherwise great place to drink and tan.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 0513_Mari
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This has always been a top beach anywhere in the world. This time is ugly, arrabalizada, too many buscones, no parking, too many cheap Italian & Spanish & other European with low Dominicans on the beach. The beach lacks hotels, same old hotels, need renewed.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank awesom35
Reviewed 1 week ago

Boca Chica's beach was absolutely amazing, it was PARADISE. We spent the day at the Sporting Club, service was great, food was fresh and amazing, prices were fair, drinks really good too, it was amazing and I'd absolutely recommend it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LauraW991zq
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Once one of the most beautiful beaches in the Caribbean, today Boca Chica is a far cry from that. For starters, it is dirty. The local government allowed bars & restaurants to built further into the beach, literally! These bars have completely covered 95% of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dantev
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely beach , though quite small ! Good place if you are looking for some action - all kind of action ! Horrible place if you just want to relax...

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kingofpeppange
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Bocana restaurant, the best food ever and the best drinks, good prices. Tables at beach front, beautiful views at sunset

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Roving39677187093
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i went to this beach at night arount 8 pm , i order food and whene i got my bill it was $140 for 3 fried fish whene i complaine the guy shows me a diferent menu with different price i told him that was...More

Date of experience: December 2017
4  Thank Yurissa G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went down to the Dominican Republic for a birthday weekend celebration. I had not been down in a few years and was eager to visit all my favorite spots. One of them is Boca Chica, particularly the fried fish stands. Well... the set up...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Diandra M
Reviewed 2 November 2018

I secured a great price for a flight and hotel to the Dominican Republic in April of 2018. It was amazing to stay in a historical place in Santo Domingo. I loved it. I asked about accessing local beaches and secured a driver who took...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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6 April 2018|
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Response from Olga V | Reviewed this property |
BOCA CHICA is the closest beach to the city of SANTO DOMINGO, SAN PEDRO DE MACORIS... and, is always full of our PEOPLE, the POPULAR KIND mingling with TOURISTS, CHEFS, CASHIERS..., of the businesses (Hotels, Restaurants... More
Frank A
21 February 2018|
Response from Olga V | Reviewed this property |
eyeball ? related to fish ? Well... the part of the fish you have to look when you want a fresh caught fish ! It must be ´glassy´ .. Also..., dominicans say that if there are NO flies around the fish it means YOU should NOT... More