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Beautiful Beach with great surroundings.

Beautiful beach located in El Valle, Samana, 15 minutes from the town center. It's a virgin beach... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
New Jersey
A place to discover

We went to El Valle several times already and though it's true that sometimes there is trash in... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2018
Carolina C
Samana Province, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful beach located in El Valle, Samana, 15 minutes from the town center. It's a virgin beach with just a couple of Eco Hotels nearby but the beach itself has just the local selling food and beer in wood houses. This beach area is just...More

Thank Mmartinez25
Reviewed 16 September 2018

We went to El Valle several times already and though it's true that sometimes there is trash in some parts there is a local effort to kerp it clean and there are organized cleaning days wich i think is a good initiative. There's many activities...More

Thank Carolina C
Reviewed 14 September 2018

I was excited to bike to the beach as we were staying at the Tree House Village. There were beer bottles, plastic utensils, straws, cigarette butts, and plastic bags all over the beach. The surf was rough. It was quiet and the water was warm...More

Thank nefertiti3560
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Make the Trek. It is worth it. Between the locals, the dogs, the food, and THE VIEWS, you cannot go wrong. Did I mention the views? Did I mention the River. This beach is Our oasis. Seriously. I love this beach and sometimes forget how...More

Thank kboyle528
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This is one of the most beautiful beaches I've ever been to. We got there as part of a Quad tour from our stay at the Grand Bahia Principe Cayacoa. The tour was well worth the money to experience this beach and the other activities...More

Thank Jaime G
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach. We stayed at the Dominican Tree house. Some people biked there but we preferred to walk... about a 30 minute walk but passed through a couple of villages where we were able to say hello to some of the locals. The beach is...More

Thank Dianna G
Reviewed 16 July 2018

We biked here and loved the natural beach. There were hardly any tourists there, mostly locals. Food from the restaurant there was fresh, delicious and affordable but there were no proper restrooms so please be prepared with tissue and hand sanitizer. Definitely worth checking out...More

Thank Cdn_Wanderlustige
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We drove the short distance to Playa El Valle after visiting the Lulu Falls. The beach was largely deserted of people. There were a few local fisherman with their boats. We swam in the sea which had light waves which the children enjoyed. There was...More

Thank Rhianon B
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Always good to experience some true relaxing vibes, can't wait to be back in this beuatiful land. Yew!

Thank Pam D
Reviewed 15 March 2018

This beach is great. It's probably the least crowded in the area, with great views. There are places where little streams of fresh water come out of the rocks and into the ocean.

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11 August 2016|
Response from trina1545 | Reviewed this property |
Its about a 45 minute drive from Samana. At the tree house, it was a bike ride away, approximately 5 minutes.
29 July 2015|
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Response from jahzeel74 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, We didn't rent a car as we stayed at the Dominican Tree House Village and had them pick us up at the airport. There were some guests who got a rental from the airport. Some had a car, some had an SUV. It would be... More