Along the palm-fringed, white sand northern shore of the Dominican Republic's Samana Peninsula sits Balcones del Atlántico, an upscale island escape with distinctly Latin flair. This all villa-suite resort exudes simple luxury beneath the Caribbean sun, where guests delight in the breathtaking backdrop, unparalleled service, and five-star amenities. Stretched across a sandy strip of beachfront on beautiful Playa Las Terranas, Balcones del Atlántico allows guests to enjoy the modest pleasures of paradise as well as the contemporary comforts of a boutique resort. With an emphasis on vibrant, tropical colors, spacious guest accommodations boast abundant natural light, beautifully appointed local artwork, and hand-carved furniture. Each villa-suite is outfitted with the most advanced technological features to ensure the utmost luxury, from wireless Internet access to flat-screen televisions, and Viking appliances in fully-loaded state-of-the-art kitchens.
Stoke your sense of adventure with a day on the beach: sail, scuba, or sunbathe in a waterfront palapa. Balcones del Atlántico's commitment to social responsibility and environmental stewardship means guests may revel in a carefree vacation without worrying about harming the environment. Ecotourism at the resort includes tours of Los Haitises National Park, horseback riding to El Limon waterfalls, and seasonal whale watching. Whether you decide to dine in the village or retreat to Balcones del Atlántico's signature restaurant Porto for a meal, this Caribbean destination boasts the most delectable fare and wine pairings to complement the nuanced flavors of paradise. Cast off the troubles of the world and escape to Balcones del Atlántico, where the weather is as warm as the locals, and the setting is picture perfect.