Wonderful beach resort offering a distinctive blend of sophisticated design with the charm and hospitality. Gran Ventana Beach Resort Hotel is located on the golden sands of Playa Dorada, 100m from Playa Dorada Shooping Center.
Called "the most beautiful and fairest land under heaven" by Christopher Columbus in 1492, Puerto Plata is -with its miles of endless beaches as white as sugar and its people as warm as its blue waters and its tropical breezes - the ideal scenery for outdoor recreation and adventure travel vacations. One of the most popular tourist destinations in the Dominican Republic with a unique personality rooted deeply in its Latino heritage. This area has many historical and cultural attractions dating from the 16th c. as well as lovely Victorian buildings from a latter era. Visit the Amber Museum, the picturesque church Iglesia de San Felipe, the city's central park, Parque Luperon and the impressive Mount Isabel de Torres, a 793 meter high mountain within the city that holds on its top a botanical garden and a replica of Christ the Redeemer, the famous statue in Rio de Janeiro. Whatever you dream for your vacation - history of Latin American culture, amazing natural beauty, exotic international cuisine, kindness of people and more.. surfing, diving, shopping or a week full of beautiful golf weather at the adjacent Playa Dorada golf course - you will find it waiting for you in Puerto Plata!