The virgin beaches of Samana, its bridges and the fascinating view of the Bay, make of this peninsula a true paradise. Samana is a destination for nature lovers and adventurers. Green, green mountains, long beaches, solitude, lively little towns in between, turquoise waters. Samana is also a romantic destination, and several of its beautiful villas are perfect for honeymooners. Samana is also a good choice for experienced scuba divers. And the place to stay if whale-watching is high on your agenda. It is the place to sit on a porch or in the shade of a palm tree, sipping something cool and discover the rare feeling of being happy just being alive.
The exuberance of the area of Samana, the variety of natural attractions makes it the preferred choice of those seeking an active vacation. Oh, there is action if you want it. Horseback riding, swimming, snorkeling, diving, sailing — all the activities that come with beautiful nature. Unspoiled white-sandy beaches, coconut-covered mountains, clear mountain streams winding through lush, tropical rain forests, vibrant coral reefs, internationally known whale-watching and many other attractions, a vacation of adventure is awaiting your discovery. Samaná is located on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean in the northeastern part of the Dominican Republic. It is known for its mountains of which it is almost entirely formed.
At one time proposed to be the capital of the country, Samana was to be sold to the United States as a military base during Pedro Santana's presidency, but the deal was never realized, because the United States felt that the cost was too much Biosphere Reserves are protected areas in terrestrial, coastal, and marine environments that have been selected to serve as representative examples of a countries natural and cultural patrimony. Reserve designation is provided by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's (UNESCO) Man and the Biosphere Program (MAB), initiated in1971. The Biosphere Reserve is the oldest and only internationally recognized program which designates protected areas with the objective of making conservation compatible with economic and social development.
No vacation is complete without utilizing the most of the sports and activities offered on vacation. Although this destination itself does not offer any golf resorts, if you are feeling the itch to hit a ball, the Cabrera golf courses is only a drive away .Active vacationers should not be discouraged because Samana as a vacation spot is known to be an adventurers haven. Please make your reservation through our Concierge Services. For more details, please go to Golf Courses in Cabrera. Click Here.
The marina is at the north end of Samana Bay, in Dominican Republic. Samana is widely known as the top cruising ground of the Dominican Republic. Numerous secluded safe harbors, intimate caves, bountiful fishing grounds, great stretches of sandy beaches, and other alluring destinations invite exploration and offer memorable days of pure pleasure. Explore our nearby nautical destinations, sure to make our marina in Dominican Republic your next stop on your world voyage, please make your arrangements through our Concierge Services. Reservations for our exclusive Yacht Charters can be made through our Concierge Services. For more details, please go to Yacht Charters Samana.
The Luxury Samana Amenities
Water Sports – Beach - Dining - Spa - Gym and Fitness Center - Horseback Riding - Tennis - Paintball Field - Game Room - International Airport – Excursions.
Beaches on the north side of the peninsula of Samana: Playa Bonita (fun waves), Coson (fun waves, can be rough), Las Terrenas, El Portillo and Playa Popy (always tranquil waters). Playa Rincon is on the north side, but needs to be reached via the Samana road or by boat. Once you are in Las Galeras, there is transportation available to Playa Rincon beach, a spectacular 2 km. bay. Beaches on the south side of the peninsula of Samana: Playa Galeras (about an hour and a half from Las Terrenas) and Cayo Levantado. Cayo Levantado is an island of about one square kilometer, made of a protruding coral reef which protects Samana bay from the Atlantic waves. With its lovely white sand beaches flanked by tall coconut trees.
Taking advantage of our privileged location in Samana, which provides security for water sports, we have the Sailing Club. We carry the world-renowned sails made by Optimist. Reservations for our Sailing Yachts can be made through our Concierge Services. For more details, please go to Sailing Yachts Samana.
Enjoy a romantic horseback ride at sunset along our expansive beaches and mountains. For more details, please go to Excursions Samana.
A very important part of Samana to experience is the gastronomy. With a varied selection of dishes your palate will enjoy exquisite flavors and sensations. To properly end a day of pure fun, you have to stop the different restaurants. For information please make your reservation through your Concierge Service.
Give yourself over to the master therapists at our world-renowned Spa. Melt in the hands of our gifted international team as they apply their patented holistic techniques and unique philosophy to rejuvenating your mind and body. You have not experienced Dominican Republic until you indulge into a private spa treatment in the privacy of your own villa while listening to the sound of the waves crashing. For information please make your reservation through our Concierge Services.
Gym and Fitness Center
Exercise has never been so trendy; at The Gym you can exercise your body while putting your mind at ease with the beautiful view of the marina and the Bay. Featuring Cyber Cardio Fitness and a stretching room with group classes. Maximize your workout with a personal training service.
Our Villa Rental guests have the luxury of an airport within minutes of their private Villa. Samaná “El Catey” International Airport (AZS) is located in Samana, Dominican Republic and is serviced by international airlines from the United States, Canada and Europe. As an alternative, guests may fly directly to their villa by helicopter or arriving by car. For your next Dominican Republic vacation, avoid busy commercial terminals and travel in style aboard one of our state-of-the art jets. A private jet charter offers you unparalleled flexibility, luxury and comfort. For more details, please go to Private Jet Charter to the Dominican Republic.
If you love this challenging racquet sport in Samana you can play in courts that harmoniously coexist with nature. Take a breath of fresh air and experience exercising surrounded by natural beauty. Private tennis lessons are also available and taught by tennis pro. For information please make your reservation through our Concierge Services.
Venture into our open paintball field for an extreme battle that will awaken your warrior spirit. We meet all the safety equipment and precautions required. The fiercest will be the winner but all players will live an unforgettable experience.
Relax while the children play in the game room, conveniently located just a few steps from the marina and the commercial area. Board games, video games, Formula 1 Racing Car simulator, and many other fun games to enjoy under our trained staff’s supervision.
Explore the dozen crystalline beaches, bathe under El Limon waterfall, discover Los Haitises National Park, the stunning Cayo Levantado, or cruise among the migrating humpback whales during the winter months. Samana provides deep sea enthusiasts with an impressive underwater experience filled with beauty and diversity. Other activities include snorkeling, sailing, fishing, kitesurfing, zip-lining, safaris, horseback tours and many more. For more details, please go to Excursions Samana.