Looking for a “Caribbean beach” vacation? Look no further! Most resorts are located on shared beaches; at Casa de Campo, you can visit several gorgeous secluded Caribbean beaches for a wonderful new adventure each day!
On Casa de Campos´ private Minitas Beach, just minutes from the main area, enjoy a sea of water sports! Choose from snorkeling, kayaking, hobie cats, windsurfers and paddleboats. Indulge in a relaxing massage in our open-air pavilion.
Sunscreen, beach toys, gift items and sundries are available at the Beach Shop and to cool off, enjoy one of the famous Minitas Beach Piña Coladas served in a native pineapple served by our friendly beach staff! For families, kids can play beachside games & sports at the “La Palapa” beach hut; parents are welcome to join in the fun! The fabulous Beach Club by Le Cirque, located right on Minitas Beach, offers superb dining overlooking the Caribbean Sea! An excellent dining experience for lunch or dinner; here you will enjoy a delicious meal prepared by chefs from New York´s famed Le Cirque restaurant.If SCUBA diving is your sport, the hotel Concierge can assist in making arrangements for you to dive one of the local reefs.
For an island escape, take an excursion to the beautiful Catalina Island, six-square miles of white sand beaches surrounded by the crystal clear blue waters of the Caribbean Sea and part of the Parque Nacional del Este.On the short trip by catamaran, spacious sundecks and shaded lounges offer many areas to relax, sunbathe or dance to the rhythm of Merengue music.
With chaises for everyone at Catalina Island, you can choose your spot either at the water´s edge or under one of the many shade trees, or for more privacy, take a stroll to the deserted island tip. Snorkelers can explore the amazing reef that is just a short swim from the pier, and local vendors provide the opportunity to purchase souvenirs from their display of artwork and crafts.Schedule this adventure through the hotel concierge.
PALMILLA BEACH / SAONA ISLAND
Famous for the natural beauty of its beaches, Saona is a tropical island located a short distance from the mainland. This island of pristine beaches and crystal clear water has been used by film-makers as a 'desert island' setting on a number of occasions.
Part of the government protected nature reserve, Parque Nacional del Este, the seas around the Island are rich in wildlife, with many species of birds and tropical marine fish. In the waters approaching Saona Island, Palmilla Beach is essentially a natural offshore sandbar where you can swim, snorkel and marvel at the numerous indigenous starfish in the waist-deep shallows. This unique experience and can be scheduled for half-day or full-day excursions. Inquire with the Hotel Concierge.