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Golfing Near Cabarete, Dominican Republic

Golfing Near Cabarete Tee off at the most stunning courses in the Dominican Republic   The north coast of the Dominican Republic is well known for its non-stop adventures and world class watersports conditions, but did you know we also have some of the most stunning golf courses? DR truly has it all! Cabarete is a rather small town, so we only room for mini golf. Fortunately, getting around our extended town is not a problem and with two gorgeous golf courses within an hours drive, you’ll be whacking golf balls before you can say fooouurrrr! Playa Dorada Golf Course Located only 45 minutes away in Puerto Plata, the Playa Dorada Golf Course is often described as one of the […]

May 2017 Offer

Cabarete, Dominican Republic Vacation Enjoy 20% off at Cabarete Palm Beach Condos For the entire month of May 2017, Cabarete Palm Beach Condos​ is offering a 20% discount off the standard rate, in all the units. 1 night minimum. Just mention this ad to receive your discount. Commercial flights directly into Puerto Plata (POP) from Miami (American Airlines), New York (Jet Blue) and Newark (United). Nestled in a quiet location in the heart of Cabarete, Dominican Republic, Cabarete Palm Beach Condos is an intimate 20-unit beachfront vacation condominium complex. We offer rentals of comfortable 2-bedroom condos, deluxe penthouses, and spacious yet cozy studios — each with an ocean view. Better than a hotel and different from a resort, we offer […]

Video + Travel Guide: Adventure Of A Lifetime in Cabarete

Adventure Of A Lifetime Cabarete, Dominican Republic Style The north coast of the Dominican Republic has no shortage of adventures, whether it’s kitesurfing along the stunning coastline or jumping from 60ft waterfalls! In this beautiful video put together by the Big Swings crew, you can witness the fears conquered, limits pushed, and strong friendships made. We’ve compiled a little overview of each segment so you can experience the activities in the video for yourself! Beaches The video starts off with beautiful drone footage of the seemingly endless beaches in Cabarete. Walking and discovering beach after beach is not only a great workout, but you’ll also be blown away by the beauty of untouched empty beaches. It’s also free to do, […]

Canyoning Near Cabarete, Dominican Republic

Canyoning/Cascading Near Cabarete Adrenaline junkies unite! Cabarete, Dominican Republic AKA The Adventure Capital of the Caribbean beckons thrill seekers and adrenaline junkies from all around the world. Although a lot of the action takes place seaside, the vast mountainous regions combined with winding river systems have created an exciting playground for canyoning and cascading. A wide range of locations and options makes a fun day out for families and groups of all ages. Local’s Tip: The more water, the better, so these types of adventure are perfect for that odd rainy day in Cabarete! Below we’ve described some of our favorite canyoning adventures so you can decide which you’ll want to do first! Magic Mushroom If you ask anyone about […]

Video: A Day In The Life of a Strapless Kiter

Cabarete, Dominican Republic is well known for it’s consistent trade winds that blow 300 days a year and its dreamy warm water. It is also well known for it’s world class waves an impressive 350 days a year, but what happens when the two components come together? A whole lotta fun as our friend Oron demonstrates. You’ll often find Oron flying high above the reef or slashing waves on his strapless surfboard, but what we love most about this video, is we get to see it all from his perspective! The video was shot at 3 different Cabarete beaches, the first one a ‘secret spot’, but fortunately for us, the other well-known locations, Kite Beach and Encuentro, offer incredible conditions, […]

The Life of a Seashell in Cabarete, Dominican Republic

The Life of a Seashell in Cabarete, Dominican Republic and our mini guide to ethical shell collecting She sells seashells by the seashore. During strolls along our endless beaches here in Cabarete, Dominican Republic, you can spot some pretty unique and beautiful shells. Seashells come in a vast array of shapes, sizes, and color, but the one thing they do have in common, they are the exoskeletons of marine animals that have deceased. Slightly morbid, we know, but this life cycle is remarkable in its own way. There are hundreds of thousands of animal species that grow and leave behind seashells, which range in size from microscopic to sofa size! The main shells we see are made by marine mollusks […]

Eat Vegan and Vegetarian for Dinner in Cabarete

Eat Vegan and Vegetarian in Cabarete 5 Delicious Restaurants Serving Plant Based Fare Many restaurants now offer at least one vegetarian option. However, some go the extra mile with a vast selection of delicious dishes. Here are 5 Cabarete restaurants that offer more vegan and vegetarian choices for dinner! Yalla Just a one minute walk from our condos, Yalla is relatively new to Cabarete, but has made quite an impact and is currently rated #1 on TripAdvisor. The tapas style restaurant has a long list of vegan and vegetarian options, making it easy to bring friends and family of all dietary preferences together at one table. Some of the delicious dishes include eggplant assortment or roll-up, green bean bundle, blooming […]

Banks in Cabarete, Dominican Republic

Banks In Cabarete Cabarete banking tips, maps, and hours No matter how much we plan, we never seem to take the right amount of money on vacation with us. But have no fear! Our Banks in Cabarete guide will ensure you don’t go broke while on vacation in Cabarete, Dominican Republic! Before we get into bank locations and options, here are some top tips for using local banks to withdraw or exchange money: Don’t forget your passport. Banks require that you present your passport when withdrawing or exchanging money. Many of the banks have ATMs located outside. However, we always suggest making your withdrawal from inside the bank. Mostly for security reasons, but many ATM’s have a limit, typically $10,000RD. […]

Whale Watching in the Dominican Republic

Whale Watching in the Dominican Republic You don’t have to go to Samana to see the whales! Every year between January and March, three to five thousand humpback whales return to the warm Caribbean waters to give birth and mate for the following year. The Dominican Republic is blessed to have one of three breeding grounds in the North Atlantic, located near the Samana Peninsula. The 2nd breeding ground is located 90 miles off the North Coast, at Silver Banks. The frolicsome males not only attract the attention of the females but our eyes too as you can see them breaching and playing from our back yard. A sight to behold, these whales have had a long journey from the […]

Think Outside The All Inclusive Box – Visit Cabarete

Think Outside The All-Inclusive Box Visit Cabarete, Dominican Republic   All-inclusive holidays are hugely popular, and we can almost see why – true to the namesake “everything” is included and pre-planned, making it an easy holiday. But, there are also downsides to staying in an all-inclusive resort, like the lack of interaction with the local culture and surroundings…and where is the adventure of travel? Cabarete is a treasured little town known for the lovely mix of locals, immigrants, and tourists, a trait that is very different from the better-marketed vacation spots in the Dominican Republic such as Punta Cana. Here at Cabarete Palm Beach Condos, we are incredibly proud of our town and we just love to share its wonders! […]