Where to stay around Samana?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 311 holiday lettings near Samana. From 95 villas to 79 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Samana for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Samana?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Samana:

  • El Callejón: 212 holiday homes
  • Playa Bonita: 178 holiday homes
  • La Iglesia: 190 holiday homes
  • Come Pan: 95 holiday homes
  • Caño Seco: 198 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Samana?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Samana. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Playa Las Flechas: 173 holiday lettings
  • Marine Life Experience Cayo Levantado: 179 holiday lettings
  • Whale Museum of Samana: 636 holiday lettings
  • Cayo Levantado Beach: 164 holiday lettings
  • The Whales (Cayos Las Ballenas): 560 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Samana listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent villas in Samana?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 95 villas in Samana. Our other popular types of Samana holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 79 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 78 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 17 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Samana?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 229 holiday homes with pool available in Samana. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Samana, Dominican Republic Your Home Away From Home

    When you think of the country of The Dominican Republic, it is likely picture-perfect white beaches, palm trees and lapping crystal blue waves. Well, it is certain that if it is your idea of a perfect getaway destination, then a Samana holiday will be right up your street. The province is located on the eastern side of the island and is less crowded than other tourist destinations on the island. A Samana holiday rental villa will not only provide you with all of the comforts of home, it acts as an ideal base to return to after a busy day sun-worshipping or sightseeing.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Samana, Dominican Republic

    It is guaranteed that a Samana holiday will provide you with a variety of activities to help while away the daylight hours. Amongst the activities available in the province are swimming, sailing, whale watching, diving, surfing, jet skiing, deep-sea fishing, snorkelling, mountain biking, horse riding and walking. In the town of Samana itself, visitors will also find the fascinating Whale Museum, which contains information about these large mammals, as well as various whale skeletons.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Samana, Dominican Republic

    If you decide to explore more of the island during your trip, then lock up your comfortable Samana holiday rental villa and take the short journey to the city of Cotui, capital of the Sanchez Ramirez Province. There are many fabulous attractions here including the imposing Hatillo Dam, which is also home to the fascinating Sanabe Hole. Experts believe that this cave was used to sacrifice children judging by the human skeletons found at the site. The cave also contains important pictographs: large murals depicting animals and important people. Also situated close to Cotui is another cave, the Guacara del Comedero which has wonderful hieroglyphs within which visitors can clearly see the ancient chisel marks from the tools used by previous inhabitants of the island.

    Weather in Samana, Dominican Republic

    If the weather plays an important part in whether you book a fantastic Samana holiday rental villa then you will be delighted to hear that you can expect to enjoy a typical sub-tropical climate, which means that there are no big extremes in terms of temperature throughout the year. Visitors can regularly enjoy daytime temperatures of up to 32°C throughout the year. The annual rainfall amount for the province is 12 inches. The Dominican Republic can be troubled by hurricanes, especially during the peak season which runs from July to October.


    Travel to Samana, Dominican Republic

    Travellers on a Samana holiday can begin their trip by arriving at Samana El Catey International Airport (AZS) which is situated within the boundaries of the province. Air operators that offer frequent, affordable flights to the island include Air Canada, Thomson Airlines, XL Airways France and WestJet. Passengers can leave the UK from various UK airports such as Manchester (MAN) and Gatwick (LGW).

    Sightseeing in and around Samana

    Are you searching for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Samana a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Samana Zipline (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
    • Marine Life Experience Cayo Levantado (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)

    Seasonal weather in Samana

    If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, July, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 31°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Samana

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Samana is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Samana Bay (0.6 mi / 1 km)
    • Cayo Levantado (4.6 mi / 7.5 km)
    • Playa Las Flechas (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • Cayo Levantado Beach (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
    • Playa el Valle (5.6 mi / 9 km)
    • Rincon Beach (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)