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Playa Grande

Cabrera, Dominican Republic
+1 809-464-1557
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One of the best beaches along the northern coast of DR

Visited this beach during an excursion trip booked through the resort we were staying at. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
IcameIsaw
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Great view for a sunset

I visited this beach for a wedding and they had the rehearsal dinner there. What a great location... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Josh K
,
Hoboken, New Jersey
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“great beach” (14 reviews)
“lobster” (12 reviews)
“pina colada” (7 reviews)
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Cabrera, Dominican Republic
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+1 809-464-1557
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this beach during an excursion trip booked through the resort we were staying at. We arrived here in the afternoon and had a nice lunch overlooking the beach. After lunch we had over a hour to spend on the beach. The water was crystal...More

Thank IcameIsaw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this beach for a wedding and they had the rehearsal dinner there. What a great location and the views were spectacular. Bring some bug spray depending on the day and if there is wind or not. But this didn't ruin my experience. Very...More

Thank Josh K
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Staying at the Grand Bahia about 20 mins away in Rio San Juan, we were VERY disappointed with the beach on the resort but Playa Grande saved the day! Soft sand, crystal blue waters, not super busy (we were there during low season in May),...More

Thank Faisal R
Reviewed 19 May 2017

With Caleton VIP tour we spent there almost two hours include swimming and lunch. White send, restless ocean made our stay more excited. the waves were a bit rough that time but it stopped nobody to enjoy swimming.

Thank RusSvet28
Reviewed 30 April 2017

This is the jewel of the area with the widest an longest beach on the North Coast. They are well suited to work with the large number of tourists....and some locals on the weekends. They have all the vendors you could want selling anything you...More

Thank Chilidogtraveler823
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Very nice beach to play in the ocean, with some shopping and drinks nearby. Watch the waves; they are powerful so don't venture out past your waist, even if you are a strong swimmer.

Thank Troy L
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I was pleasantly surprised by this beach, it’s very clean, its natural beauty is breathtaking. It does have some strong waves so those travelling with small children should be aware of this. There are clean bathrooms and parking available, and there are not many people...More

Thank IMES M
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Great beach! Very large and very long, nice strong waves but pretty shallow. You can have lunch on the sand, they have fresh fish for decent price. Ask for Jivo or his brother Epy (#12)

Thank Frédéric B
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The beach is breathtaking, service and food in stands is superb! People in charge of the little stands are so nice and accommodating they will make you feel the real Dominican sense of place. If you go trough a short trail to the right you...More

Thank Gtovia
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Stunning beautiful sand. Locals put up tables and serve local seafood on the beach. Had a nice experience thought it quite pricey for dominican but it was lobster. Nice time w my special lady in a pretty place

Thank icub4udo
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WAYNE M
2 February 2017|
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Response from cps108 | Reviewed this property |
There is only one course near Playa Grande and it is extremely expensive ($400) and is semi private.
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riccotxtre
13 November 2016|
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Response from Isaac T | Reviewed this property |
Hey Riccotxtr, If you are not a member you are not able to play at this course.
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douglaslon r
28 December 2015|
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Response from Raven0013 | Reviewed this property |
you want to a hotel or BnB in Cabrera , it's only 10 minutes away and it is cheaper
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