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Bigger waves. Beach has some litter. Good attendants. Umbrella shades available. Water is warm... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rockin R
via mobile
mid trip stop to Boca Chica

I spent 3 days in Boca Chica and we went to several beaches here. There are private and public... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Chris R
via mobile
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Juan Dolio, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Bigger waves. Beach has some litter. Good attendants. Umbrella shades available. Water is warm. Beach sand is not fine but not too coarse.

Thank Rockin R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I spent 3 days in Boca Chica and we went to several beaches here. There are private and public beaches here and they are right next to each other. The beaches are pretty and it is protected by a natural reef a couple of hundred...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good family plan! Travel with familiy for vacation, had a really good time. Not for party at nights thought

Thank Alfredo V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

you can take long walks on the beach in relative safety. The locals occasionally try to sell stuff, but they are all nice.

Thank peterwP9449YD
Reviewed December 9, 2017

Juan Dolio Beach is an excellent beach for those who like peaceful walk on the beach. This beach is clean and is not crowded, it is safe and the water is just right.

1  Thank oscarrodriguez386
Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

We took the local bus from Santo Domingo (80 pesos/person) to Juan Dolio and then walked a couple of blocks to the beach. We rode it back to Santo Domingo as well. It was a easy bus ride and very affordable. We loved the beach....More

1  Thank GHopeWilson
Reviewed November 18, 2017

Clean white sand and warm turquoise waters... honestly, what more can you ask for? Vendors will try to sell you cigars, sarongs, and massages but they were super friendly and not aggressive like I've seen in other places.

Thank Lyndsay M
Reviewed November 3, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful, clean, very relaxing, a lot of vendors walk up and down the beach, ladies for messages. Beautiful just to sit and get some sun and chill

Thank lisamartinez41
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Beautiful beach. Part of Hotel grounds, so seating and umbrellas all laid out ready for guests. If you want to avoid crowds and get off the beaten path, this it it.

1  Thank Rene S
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Cheap, a great glance to Dominican beach culture. You will find helpers around who will get you everything you could need to feel comfortable and have fun. Lots of beach-food options and even typical food (moro, ensalada, arroz y habichuelas,...). Vendors have a great attitude...More

1  Thank Yta C
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Attila S
December 7, 2017|
Response from GHopeWilson | Reviewed this property |
We went to Parque Enriquillo in Santo Domingo and asked people which bus went to Juan Dolio. A nice local showed us exactly where to stand to catch the bus. We asked the bus driver also (in our limited Spanish) and he... More
October 23, 2017|
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Response from ClamBake | Reviewed this property |
Yes public transportation is there on mostly the main access routes. The cost is about 400 peso or about $8 us dollars or less.
Charlotte J
July 6, 2017|
Response from MontrealCanajan | Reviewed this property |
I would say that the sand is perfect, not white, not golden, but in between!!