About the Site This beachfront site with stunning ocean views is situated between Samana and Las Galeras on the Bay of Samana. It is ideally positioned on the main highway and slopes all the way down to the waterfront which has a spectacular sandy and protected beach . It is a perfect location for a hotel or residential development ( see project plan for 21 residences, all floor-plans and projects available ) and is adjacent to another residential community currently under development. Has the permit to build a private dock for boats and small palapa on the water. ( opcional and with an additional actualization permit cost ) As you can see on Site Masterplan, each location within the site has breathtaking views of Samana Bay and Cayo Levantado; it is situated in an area famous for its whale watching ( see the attached video ). From early January until the end of March, you can watch the humpback whales frolicking during their mating season. You can also enjoy the view of the cruise ships passing the site on their way in and out of the Port of Samana, as you can appreciate in one of the pictures. About Samana and surroundings The town of Samana, 20 minutes to the west, is a beautiful and peaceful place with approximately 15,000 easy-going people. These friendly Dominicans live their lives with tourism, agriculture and fishing activities
all set to the beat and rhythms of Merengue, Bachata and Salsa music. The city is graced by a scenic 2 kilometers Malecon, or seaside walking promenade. It is great for strolling by the picturesque marina filled with sailboats and fishing boats. It is a perfect stopover for boats traveling from the United States to the rest of the Caribbean. The harbor is well protected and it has well stocked grocery stores, restaurants, and gift shops. As stated above, many cruise ships anchor in the safe waters between the city harbor and Cayo Leventado. Las Galeras to the east is a small village with a true Caribbean lifestyle. It has beautiful beaches and plentiful ecological areas to explore. Playa Rincon is nearby and considered by many to be one of the most beautiful beach areas in the world. Las Terrenas to the west, on the northern side of the Samana Peninsula, is known for its stretches of beautiful sandy beaches and great restaurants. The driving time to the new El Catey - Samana International Airport from Samana is approximately 1 hour to the west. The driving time to Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, is approximately 2 hours to the south. More similar Samana properties HERE !