Development Land – $6,900,000 – Samana Peninsula
This beachfront site with stunning ocean views is situated between Samana and Las Galeras on the Bay of Samana. It is ideally positioned on the main highway and slopes all the way down to the waterfront which has a private beach of 250 lineal meters. It is a perfect location for a hotel or residential development and is adjacent to another residential community currently under development. Each location within the site has breathtaking views of Samana Bay and Cayo Leventado and the area is famous for its whale watching. From early January until the end of March, you can watch humpback whales frolicking during their mating season. You can also enjoy the view of the cruise ships passing the site on their way in and out of the Port of Samana.
The town of Samana, 20 minutes to the west, is a beautiful and peaceful community with approximately 15,000 easy-going people. These friendly Dominicans live their lives with tourism, agriculture and fishing activities…all set to the beat and rhythms of Merengue, Bachata and Salsa music. The city is graced by a scenic 2 kilometers Malecon for along the seaside promenade. It is great for strolling by the picturesque marina filled with sailboats and fishing boats. It is a perfect stopover for boats traveling from the United States to the rest of the Caribbean. The harbor is well protected and it has well stocked with grocery stores, restaurants and gift shops. Many cruise ships anchor in the safe waters between the city harbor and Cayo Leventado for sight-seeing and the ambiance.
The town of Las Galeras to the east is a small village with a true Caribbean lifestyle. It has beautiful beaches and plentiful ecological areas to explore. Playa Rincon is nearby and considered by many to be one of the most beautiful beach areas in the world. Las Terrenas to the west, on the northern side of the Samana Peninsula, is known for its stretches of beautiful sandy beaches and great restaurants. The driving time to the new El Catey – Samana International Airport from Samana is approximately 1 hour. The driving time to Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, is approximately 2 hours to the south.