Dorado Beach

Top Ten Reasons Dorado Beach Should Be Your Next Family Vacation

One look at Dorado Beach & Resort and you’ll have all the reasons you need to bring your family to this idyllic Caribbean paradise. The sun-drenched vistas and palm-lined beaches inspire dreams of a perfect vacation in this special enclave. Not quite convinced? Take a look at our Top Ten reasons Dorado Beach is the premier vacation destination for you and your family:

  1. Dorado Beach is only a quick 35 minute drive or 15 minute ride by helicopter from San Juan’s airport and all transportation is arranged through Dorado Beach staff.

  2. Since Puerto Rico is a U.S. territory, there’s no need for passports for U.S. citizens. Along with that, the nearby San Juan airport is a major hub in the Caribbean, with more than 588 non-stop flights from many cities in the U.S.

  3. With two expansive beaches available, you can enjoy the peaceful West Beach, filled with coral reefs that create tide pools and calm lagoons for swimming and snorkeling. Or engage in the adventurous East Beach as you take long beach walks or participate in a variety of watersports through GoodWinds, including snorkeling, kayaking, paddleboarding, kiteboarding and more.

  4. The Plantation Resort Residences feature expansive, 3-bedroom condominium rentals in the center of Dorado Beach, overlooking the emerald fairways and mountains beyond. These luxurious rentals include a master suite with an oversized king bed, master bath with soaking tub, a fully stocked premium kitchen, and family- sized dining and living spaces to welcome you after a fun-filled day.

  5. With your Plantation Resort Residences rental, you receive a complimentary 4-seat golf cart, eliminating the need for a rental car while giving you the freedom to explore Dorado Beach in comfort.

  6. Enjoy access to the Spa Botanico, Dorado Beach’s exclusive, five-acre spa sanctuary set within a fragrant pineapple garden with lush tropical landscaping. Indulge in spa rituals, indoor and outdoor massage treatments, essential facials, body soaks and more.

  7. Dorado Beach’s golf courses are world-renowned, the jewel of these golf courses being the East Championship Course. Rated the #1 Golf Course in Puerto Rico by Golf Digest, this classic seaside course is a modern masterpiece. With courses that offer something for beginners up to master golfers, our golf courses are the pride of Dorado Beach.

  8. Explore the many culinary experiences to be had on Dorado Beach with the variety of casual and fine-dining restaurants and cultivate the atmosphere that’s just right for you, whether it’s an intimate dinner for two or a celebratory night out.

  9. Puerto Rico enjoys the distinction of being #3 of Best Family Vacations in the Caribbean from the U.S. News & World Report, focusing on the variety of exciting outings such as the Bioluminescent Mosquito Bay, or the historical El Morro fort inside the San Juan National Historic Site.

  10. Breathtaking beauty and exotic adventure are what Dorado Beach is known for. The distinguished mountain backdrop sits sagely as it overlooks the miles of pristine beaches, filled with balmy ocean breezes. Tackle the Rockefeller Nature Trail and be amazed in this vast 11-mile open-air sanctuary, winding through forests and discovering secret coves all to yourself. Along the way, you’ll be captivated by the unusual and exotic birds and creatures, as you take on the adventure through walking, jogging or biking. If you’re looking for a more relaxing ride, your golf cart will take you right through this stunning natural trail.

The perfect Caribbean family vacation is within reach. With incredible accommodations, breathtaking views, exciting activities and luxurious amenities, Dorado Beach Resort & Club provides an rare opportunity for a truly relaxing, fun, memorable time for the whole family.

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