"Come to Samaná, to enjoy this beautiful place!" Santa Bárbara de Samaná by marielexoteria
Santa Bárbara de Samaná Travel Guide: 23 reviews and 66 photos
Samaná is one of the few unspoiled places we have in my country. It offers beautiful beaches, relaxation and an OK nightlife outside the resorts (not so much tho because it's a small place).
Samaná has a high season and that's between mid January and mid March, where the lovely humpback whales come to the reservoir Banco de la Plata (silver bank) to either mate or give birth to their young. Because there aren't as many hotels as in the other tourist towns, the prices are high but don't despair! Most hotels from around the country, as well as a lot of tour companies, offer day tours to see these amazing creatures.
Edit Apr 2009: wanna see an old video of Samaná? The rum company Barceló made a series of commercials featuring provinces and you can see the one from Samaná on Youtube.
- Pros:Still unspoiled
The beach the hotel had access to has fine sand but it's mixed with shell pieces and small rocks, which is why it's not... more travel advice
There's a free shuttle from the hotel to the city, which is quite close. Check out the schedule sheet outside the lobby. more travel advice
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