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Amazing beach cove

Crystal clear water, wonderful view of the Atlantic Ocean and not overly crowded, Playa Caleton is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jaydee30061974
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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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Mom 80th bday/MY ANNIVERSARY

This beach my Entire family booked an excursion with Alex Martinez was the best thing we did to get... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
ideladames
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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Crystal clear water, wonderful view of the Atlantic Ocean and not overly crowded, Playa Caleton is a place to go when visiting the north of the Dominican Republic. I wish I’d stayed there longer than the hour spend during a day excursion throughout the Río...More

Thank Jaydee30061974
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

This beach my Entire family booked an excursion with Alex Martinez was the best thing we did to get away from the nightmare we had in that resort....A beautiful excursion family friendly.My boys are Autistic and they loved this beach christal blue waters ..

Thank ideladames
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

It was weekend for our visit. It was full of locals having a good time with families. Nonetheless it was a great safe beach with fish swimming around. Good for snorkeling from shore.

Thank yatfink
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

The best Beach is a excellent place to have great time good food and clean water beautiful sand but be careful with your stuff they are some robber waiting to take your stuff and police never know who they are

Thank Kendri P
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Words cannot describe how beautiful this beach is. Went on a Sunday and it wasn't busy. Water was amazing

Thank MellyMel1517
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Nice beach, reef is poor, it's very shallow and the waves make it a dangerous spot unless your skilled. More beer bottles then fish. Its better farther out but would need a calm day to get out that far.

Thank dssouter
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Although this beach can be hard to find, its great for a day visit. The beach is located in a cove and is usually exempt from the ocean waves and is usually quite tranquil. Snorkelling is not too bad and you don't have to go...More

1  Thank marlburoman
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Great beach, but the salesmen were aggressive. Only go on a planned excursion, the place did not feel safe.

Thank Marie-Eve G
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful bay with clean sand and crystal clear waters, local vendors offer not only souvenirs but grilled seafood served to you with a Presidente beer obviously.

Thank 123luisa2016
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach. Would have loved to spend the entire day here. Nice vendors sell souvenirs on the beach and great photo opportunities await!

Thank Heather S
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gofish33
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Hi, Just got back (Feb.4th to 12th) so I'll answer my own question and tell you what I found out and experienced. Transportation from GBP SJ. I took a private cab from the resort with the family (4) right outside the... More
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