The Santa Barbara assembly of parcels are located on the South coast of the Samaná Peninsula on the northeast coast of the Dominican Republic. The site is approximately 125 kilometers (77 miles) northwest of Punta Cana and comprises an area in a natural and tropical environment. The typography includes both beachfront and gentle mountain slopes with clear views of the Samana Bay. The Santa Barbara site covers 300 hectares (3.0 million m2 / 741 acres) of virgin land. There is approximately 1.5 kilometers of land at the beachfront level and the property rises 3.0 kilometers up gentle mountain slopes to the peak of the mountains.

Aerial Video

Within the perimeter boundaries of Santa Barbara site is and executive international airport named Arroyo Barril. The runway is aligned east-west and has a paved length of 4,582 feet (1.4 km) with prevailing winds out of the east. The airport has a modern air terminal and has both a customs office and fuel facilities. It caters to private and local charter flights and is within 30 to 45 minutes flight from all the main international airports in the Dominican Republic.

Land & Beach Images

Lower Land Parcel Layout

Santa Barbara de Samana Images

A planned development was designed by a team from Spain and includes a site plan with an 18 hole golf course, a resort hotel, townhouses and private villas. The plan satisfies all environmental requirements and all building permits have been issued.

The images below represent the concept and design of the residential units surrounding the golf course at Santa Barbara Samana.

Santa Barbara Golf Course Community

Community Amenity Images

The image on the left shows the proposed Santa Barbara Samana Golf Course Community. The golf course will surround the Arroyo Barril Airport and act as a buffer between the airport runway and residential units.  

Features & Benefits

  • Ocean view
  •  Private beach
  • Easy Access to the city of Samana, Sanchez, Las Galeras and Las Terrenas
  • 20 Minutes from El Catey-Samana International Airport
  • 10 Minutes from Arroyo Barril Airport
  • Easy Access to Capital City of Santo Domingo
  • Land Registered for both Residential & Commercial Use
  • Private Villas or Resort Development
  • Direct Access for Water & Electricity
  • Easy Access to All Beaches on the Samana Peninsula
  • All Year-Round Caribbean Breezes for Comfortable Living

The Dominican Republic is catalogued as one of the world’s most important tourist destinations and the main destination in the Caribbean. The Dominican Government, through its Tourist Department, has initiated the promotion of quality tourism in the Samaná peninsula with low-density and maximum-design developments. These projects are designed to attract golfers and a nautical-sport public and golfers which are major tourist attractions. Popular resorts on the peninsula are Puerto Bahia Samana on the south side of the peninsula and El Portillo Beach Club; Balconies Del Atlantico; Vistas Del Cayo; Playa Bonita: Viva Residences; and Sublime Samana on the north coast of the peninsula . The best-known beaches are Rincón, Playa Colorado and Playa Madame.