Welcome to the Surfing Dominican Republic website, this website is made for people that are looking for information related to surfing in the DR.
It covers areas like: Puerto Plata / Sosua / Cabarete / Rio San Juan.
You can find surf spot spot descriptions: how to get there, hazards and for what levels of surfers they are most suitable.
At the moment we are still expanding the
website with the following sections: Where to stay on your surf holiday to the DR, an extensive FAQ section which should answer all of your questions related to surfing in the Cabarete region, a wave forecast section and most importantly a good Dominican Republic surf spot guide
The surf pictures is also a work in progress, we want to show you an up to date gallery with pictures of the main surf spots.
The north coast of the DR was more known for it’s wind powered water sports like windsurfing , and recently kitesurfing; but the DR has some of the best surf spots in the Caribbean. Consistency is one of the biggest advantages of the island. Hardly ever the waves are smaller than wist high, since the eastern trade winds bring fun summer time waves.
Another big advantage that the DR offers is that it has waves for surfers of all levels, from mellow breaking waves to worldclass reef breaks, that means it’s a family surf destination for all levels.
Don’t Bother with warm clothes and leave your wetsuit at home, the air temperature hardly ever drops below 75 degrees ( 24 degrees celcius), the water temperature is always warm enough to be surfing in boardshorts.