Cabarete is only 15 minutes East of Sosua and only 25 minutes east from Puerto Plata Gregorio Luperon International Airport on the North Cost of the Dominican Republic.

A small seaside town located between a bay and a lagoon, Cabarete is really popular with a youthful and active clientele, both for the young and the young at heart!

The ambience is a colorful and casual mix of national folklore, international tourism, watersports (kiteboarding, surfing…) and adventure tourism.

Enjoy the beautiful landscape of mountains, 2 lagoons (Cabarete y Punta Goleta) and the nearby caves.

Watersports and Music

Cabarete is known internationally for its exceptional wind and weather conditions. In these waters have been celebrated several World Cup tournament Windsurfing Association championships, as well as the yearly amateur World Cup, the Cabarete Race Week and the most important Jazz event in the Dominican Republic.

In addition to Windsurf and Kiteboarding, Cabarete highlights include nightlife, beachfront restaurants and sports and adventure tourism.

Weather information

Cabarete weather is Tropical, which means constant medium temperatures of 25 ºC (77 ºF) and rare rains. Days are long both in summer and winter.

How to get to D.R. Jazz Festival

There are two international airports with easy access to the DR Jazz Festival : The closest is the International Airport Gregorio Luperón in Puerto Plata (POP), located 25 minutes from Cabarete. The other option is Santiago airport, Cibao International (STI), located 90 minutes from Cabarete.

Our sponsor Europcar has agencies in both airports, there are other options as well.

Look for more information for flights with our official sponsor  JET BLUE

Recommended places to stay

If you wish to attend the next Jazz event in the Dominican Republic on November 5-8, 2015, below are some accommodation suggestions for Luxury villas, Hotels Resorts and Hostels :

Officials sponsors of D.R. Jazz Festival

Sea Horse Ranch

Millenium Resort & Spa

Viva Wyndham

Hotel Villa Taina

Hotel El Magnifico

Reef  Condominiums

L’Agence  (Rental Agency for private Apartments)

Amhsa Marina (Sosua)