If you’re on a cruise ship headed to the Dominican Republic North Coast on your next cruise with Carnival Cruises, there’s a chance you will want to try a Cabana at Amber Cove, the cruise port in Puerto Plata. Nestled on the northern coast of the Dominican Republic, this enchanting port offers a glimpse into the vibrant and exotic beauty of the region.

Amber Cove Cabanas Location

Upon arrival at the Amber Cove port, passengers are greeted by stunning vistas of azure waters, lush greenery, and mountain scenery. The cabanas are strategically located along the coastline just off the Aqua Zone, offering breathtaking views of the Atlantic Coast. Each cabana is elegantly furnished with comfortable loungers, cozy seating areas, and terraces, creating a serene oasis for visitors to unwind.

Types of Cabanas:

The cabanas provide a range of amenities to ensure a truly luxurious experience. There are 4 types of cabanas to choose from:

  1. Ocean Cabanas, for 8 guests max
  2. Pool side Cabanas, also for 8 guests
  3. The Hillside Cabanas, for 8 guests
  4. The Grand Cabana, with capacity for 20 guests (1,000 sq ft size).

What’s Included in the Amber Coves Cabanas:

The rental rates include a/c, TV and complimentary WiFi. Upon arrival, guests will find chilled drinks on the house, along with a basket of local goodies for the guests. Each cabana has lounge chairs, deck chairs, mist cooling system, floats, outdoor shower and waiter service to take your food and drink orders on a first come first served basis.

The ones in the hillside and Grand Cabanas include a Jacuzzi. Guests of the cabanas will get complimentary tickets for the zip line. The Grand Cabana includes two water sports (kayak, stand up paddle board or aqua cycle) to enjoy for two full hour included.

aerial photo of the Amber Cove ocean cabanas
Aerial view of the Amber Cove Ocean Cabanas

For those seeking adventure, the Amber Cove cabanas offer an array of exciting activities as they are located right after the water sports rentals. Water sports enthusiasts can indulge in paddle boarding, pedal boating or kayaking right there on the port shore waters.

Cabana Rental Rates:

The rental rate for the Cabanas as of this writing starts at US$1,999.99 for the Grand Cabana for 6 hours, minimum age 1 year; Snack and soda included. The pool side cabanas cost $500.00; Ocean and Hillside Cabanas also cost $500.00

One of the advantages of the Amber Cove Port Cabanas is their exclusivity. With limited availability, these private retreats provide a sense of privacy and seclusion, allowing you to escape the crowds and immerse yourself in a tranquil ambiance. The Cabanas were featured in the Amber Cove Highlights video we featured in this Ports Guide.

Scenic vistas from the hillside cabanas
Scenic vistas from the hillside cabanas.

Whether you’re traveling with family, friends, or a loved one, the cabanas offer a serene space to create lasting memories in a picture-perfect setting. You can book the Cabanas online from Carnival Cruises, better to do it ahead of arrival to ensure availability.

*Requirements & Restrictions: Weight restriction to use the ladder that provides access to the ocean water at the Grand Cabana – 350 lbs. What to Bring: Beach towel and credit/debit card or cash for purchases.

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