Destination guide

Why people love visiting tranquil Dorado

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Dorado. This relaxing and romantic city entices travelers with its restaurants and shopping. San Juan Gate and La Fortaleza - Palacio de Santa Catalina are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Sightseeing in and around Dorado

Do you want to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Dorado a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dorado Del Mar (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Rio Bayamon Golf Course (9.8 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Punto Verde (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Dorado

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, October, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 88°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Dorado

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Dorado is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Balneario Manuel Morales (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Dorado Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Reserva Natural Playa Grande - El Paraiso (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Parque Nacional Balenario Cerro Gordo (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Punta Salinas (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Luis Muñoz Rivera Park (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Dorado

The nearest airport is in San Juan (SJU-Luis Munoz Marin Intl.), located 17.7 mi (28.4 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Ponce (PSE-Mercedita), which is 35.3 mi (56.8 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Dorado Municipality?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 78 house rentals around Dorado Municipality. From 21 Houses to 36 Villas, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Dorado Municipality is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Dorado Municipality?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Dorado Municipality. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Dorado: 222 vacation rentals
  • Dorado del Mar: 37 vacation rentals
  • Dorado Beach Resort & Club: 35 vacation rentals
  • Higuillar: 214 vacation rentals
  • Espinoza: 132 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Dorado Municipality! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Dorado Municipality?

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Dorado Municipality:

  • Dorado: 222 rentals
  • Higuillar: 214 rentals
  • Espinoza: 132 rentals
  • Maguayo: 132 rentals
  • Mameyal: 463 rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Dorado Municipality?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Dorado Municipality. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Nouvelle D'Spa: 878 vacation homes
  • Dorado Del Mar: 872 vacation homes
  • Dorado Beach: 860 vacation homes
  • West Course: 890 vacation homes
  • Reserva Natural Playa Grande - El Paraiso: 898 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Dorado Municipality listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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