Macao Beach, Punta Cana

4.4
#2 of 577 in Outdoors in Dominican Republic
Rest among the coconut palms at Macao Beach, one of the Dominican Republic's more secluded beaches. With views of coastline and cliffs stretching as far as the eye can see, the picturesque beach provides a quiet spot to sunbathe or take a refreshing dip in the sea. Amenities at the beach, including toilets, are limited, so be sure to bring everything you need with you. Use our Punta Cana holiday builder app to arrange your visit to Macao Beach and other attractions in Punta Cana.
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  • This was a quick stop part of our excursion. Wish we had more time there. Locals hound you to purchase their stuff and take pics with iguanas and monkeys.  more »
  • Beautiful Beach. Drive south to the end of the beach near the fishing boats. Eat the lobster, fresh. Cheap. Best day in Punta Cana!  more »
  • White sand - mostly free of seaweed due to daily "grooming". Canadians have hockey rink zambonis .. This beach has a large ride on machine that collects seaweed. It also has lots of locals raking and ...  more »
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  • This beach is beautiful! The waves aren't too rough. It's the only beach we found in this area that had no seaweed. Be cautious, lots of people walking around the beach selling stuff. There's free parking and there's a restaurant right on the beach.
  • It used to be awesome, now the charm is being sucked out of it by the new hotel being constructed. It now is a lost cause and will be overrun by more resorts in the future.
  • I like Macao Beach ...:) This is fantastic beach for vacation... I am so happy to be here:) I recommend for everybody’s It’s
  • One of the most beautiful beach in DR and it's perfect to surfing
  • One of the best location in the country!
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