Cabarete is the dream destination, for sure, unforgettable vacation. So many things to do … Kite, Surf, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, lots of really nice restaurants and the best nightlife.
At the beach, a succession of restos and bars opened up to the outdoors, you can take a stroll on the beach, make a stop at one of the restos-lounge, have a drink with fellow kiteboarders and surfers. Cabarete lifestyle … oceanfront, chillin under the palms trees !
Kilometers of beaches with many kitesurf spots. The reef is 1.5 km offshore (some places a little closer to shore). Water inside the reef is calm (a few chops) and on the reef the waves are 1 to 2.5 meters or more depending on season. Wind is side-onshore, it gently brings kiteboarders back to shore. Wind starts to blow around 11:00 am, then get stronger in mid-afternoon and fades away around 7:00 pm. Beginners kite lessons starts around noon or a later depending on the wind.
In the morning, you can surf or paddle board (SUP) until the wind starts to pick up. The SUP lessons and rentals are offered in Cabarete bay as well as Sosua Bay, the SUP excursions are offered all over the North Coast. Surf lessons and rentals are in Playa El Encuentro, 3 km from Cabarete. Salty Addict also offers Surf Trips at various spots of the island.
You can choose to stay at an all inclusive resort, a boutique hotel, an ecolodge or rent one of the holiday rentals or villas. The accommodations we’ve chosen are located walking distance from downtown Cabarete, restaurants, clubs and nightlife; Located directly at the beach where we teach kiteboarding or steps away.
It’s safe to walk in Cabarete. Depending on location, everything is more or less within 5 minutes walking distance. We also offer lodging options in Kite Beach and the Surf Beach, Playa El Encuentro. We offer accommodations for solo travelers, couples, families and groups, many properties to choose from; for all budgets. Send us a request via our Plan Your Holidays reservation form.
KITE packages as well as SURF-SUP packages available. Choice of packages including accommodation and airport transfer or water sports only. Stay 7 nights or more, arrival and departure dates flexible.