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Hidden Beaches

There are a string of hidden beaches off the main tourist area about 1.25 hrs from Puerto Plata... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ace C
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Beautiful Beach!

My husband and I just arrived home from a 7 days vacation here. Blue clear water with Palm Trees... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Regina S
Lunenburg, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are a string of hidden beaches off the main tourist area about 1.25 hrs from Puerto Plata. The locals are very friendly and happy to have visitors. They often sell day of, freshly caught sea food for lunch if your at the beach. Many...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I just arrived home from a 7 days vacation here. Blue clear water with Palm Trees all around. Lots of shade and for November time it was totally empty. We had the beach pretty much to our self, which was great and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Regina S
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful view but there is a polluted river right on this beach, lots of dogs getting in the water, family left with skin itching after only 1 hr, don't go there.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank William R
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Overall, a nice beach with no waves and clear blue water. I thought beach could be a little cleaner. Plenty of loungers that you need to pay for and there are some small restaurants selling lunch food. Not crowded at all and a very quiet...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sshhss117
Reviewed 4 July 2018

This playa is a common destination for locals. Lots of eats/drinks to enjoy, and one can rent a sailboat or kayak as well.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank John H
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

There are loads of beaches in Las Terrenas. Some are better for surfing, some are very quiet, some are very calm for swimming. Playa Ballenas is a beautiful, clean, long stretch of beach. It has some wonderful beach bars and restaurants with lounge chairs. It...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Exploration272710
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

This is a very pretty beach with little restaurants a long the beach.It has no waves so is perfect for kids .I went in June and it was empty .It feels really private but I guess it was not the high season .I will recommend...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank piuvera
Reviewed 3 May 2018

A long clean beach thats quiet and makes a very pleasant walk along the waterside as you can walk for miles without tiring and with hardly another person to trouble your calm thoughts

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Ceejayrose
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Beautiful beach in Las Terrenas. Parking can be tricky but once you find beach access is straightforward

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Adriana S
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Loved this place. Find a place to rent chairs. Makes it even better we stayed at the left end of the beach as it was rough when we were there. The left end was somewhat calm even when the rest of the beach was quite...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Highclasslowrent
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13 April 2018|
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Response from Zoxil | Reviewed this property |
we were there over Xmas and New years and stayed at the far end of Las Ballenas from town. felt totally safe. our 16 year old son took an ATV into town at night and back by himself... frankly, beach felt safer there than in... More
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Response from AC2L | Reviewed this property |
It does not matter which one you take, both are different and good; both are relatively close to each other, just 10 or 15 minutes by car you can go from one place to another. I prefer Playas las Ballenas and there I take... More
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