Golden Beach (Playa Dorada), Puerto Plata

#5 of 12 in Parks in Puerto Plata
Beach · Hidden Gem · Beach / Pool Club
Take advantage of the warm, gentle water at Golden Beach (Playa Dorada), a peaceful stretch along the Amber Coast. Sunbathe or picnic on the soft powdery sand, take a relaxing walk, and enjoy the tranquil atmosphere. The clear water and sandy floor are perfect for swimming. Get active with a jog along the beach perimeter, passing the numerous beachfront resorts. Planning Puerto Plata trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.
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  • Since I was there during pandemic it was amazing how empty the beach was. Clean beach with crystal clear water. No beach chairs because there were less than ten people although it was early morning.  more »
  • This beach has dark sand, and some stretches have a fair bit of seaweed on the beach and in the water. There are several private resorts along it where the beach is better maintained, but you cannot.....  more »
  • Dorado beach was part of our city tour. We were there 2-3 ,hours. Many lounge chairs with umbrellas to choose from. Quiet and very relaxing the day we were there. Everyone was very polite from...  more »
  • Very clean and safe!
  • Very Nice Beach
  • All playa Dorada have been privatize. You can't access the beach at least you are in a resort, hotel, house or restaurant in there. Very disappointed.
  • I loveee this beach... Very clean and relaxing
  • It was a very relaxing time at playa dorada beach 🏖️, me and my wife when for our 9th anniversary.

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