Experience Paradise at Sosua Beach: The Ultimate Guide to a Tropical Getaway

Welcome to Playa Sosua Beach, your ticket to a tropical paradise in the heart of the Caribbean. With its pristine 1-kilometer of sandy shores, crystal-clear turquoise waters, and vibrant marine life, this hidden gem is the perfect destination for an unforgettable getaway. Whether you’re seeking relaxation, adventure, or simply a break from the ordinary, Playa Sosua Beach offers it all.

Calm and Clear

Known for its crystal clear blue water and huge sandy beach Sosua Beach is the perfect backyard playground.  It’s a great beach to take small children – generally the waves are gentle and the shallow water is perfect for little ones who want to play.  Grown up kids love it too.  The ocean is always a perfect temperature and calm for swimming or other water fun.

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Great Beachside Services

One of the best parts of visiting the beach is the rustic, yet amazing beach-side services.  Small restaurants dot area just behind the beach.  You can have lunch there or they’ll bring a table right to the sand for you to enjoy a wide variety of food.  Enjoy Dominican favorites or great fish or just a hamburger.  There’s lots of variety.  Or, buy some great fresh fruit or shrimp from this guy walking down the beach 🙂

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Don’t forget the Drinks!

From Presidente beer to Cuba LIbres,  banana mamas to pina coladas, there is an extensive alcohol or non-alcoholic drink menu at every restaurant.

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One of the best parts of the beach is the great snorkelling just a little ways out.  The beach is dotted with little reefs; perfect to watch fish play.  You can rent snorkel gear right on the beach.

Catch A Ride!

Right from the beach you can catch a ride on one of the glass bottom boats, take a spin on a banana boat, or go on a larger snorkelling or catamaran tour.

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Sosua Beach


There are several diving shops at Sosua Beach.  You can take lessons, rent equipment and book a great excursion


Sosua has its share of souvenir shops, and although many are touristy, there are some great artists selling their paintings and other artisans at work.

Sosua Beach

Sosua Beach


Sosua is considered one of the best beaches anywhere – and it’s quiet, friendly and in your backyard when you own a property on the north coast.


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