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Luquillo Beach – Luquillo, Puerto Rico

Up the coast from Pinones Beach, after those dunes we discussed, the area gives way to luxury resorts and with good reason: the beach! Opened in 2009, the Bahia Beach Resort & Golf Club features two miles of beach front! Their “St. Regis” hotel/condos will be sharing the Puerto RicanRead More…


Cabo Rojo Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico is a beautiful island, the people are great and the Tarpon are always there. You can lounge or play on the beautiful white sand beach. Swimming pool and kid’s pool on property. Put on your sneakers, bring a bottle of water and get ready to how the seaRead More…


Playa Fajardo Snorkeling – Puerto Rico

Playa Colora has good snorkeling, but you need to be ok with deep water and aware of the currents etc. If the Fajardo playa cars are already gone, you can still take the cars on the regular Fajardo plaza route. Unless the driver agrees to take you all the wayRead More…


Jobos Isabela Beach Rentals

It is a perfect place for a family vacation or a romantic getaway. This spacious condo is just steps away from the beach on the 5th floor just below the penthouse. This property has 2 vacation rental units, 1 is a studio, the other is a 1 bedroom. We’ve triedRead More…


Best Beaches of Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico has 272 miles of coastline, and plenty of beaches to go around it. To contrast, there are places with water as calm as a pond and fantastic breakers with world class surf. Beaches here may be lined with high-rise condos and hotels, or in pristine national wildlife refuges.Read More…


La Playuela, Cabo Rojo – Puerto Rico

How could we forget Cabo Rojo and the dramatic Cabo Rojo Lighthouse of 1882. La Playuela beach here is a mainstay for all the locals. This beauty fronts a state forest. The lighthouse is worth seeing but be careful on the last bit of road here. It can quickly turnRead More…


Guajataca Beach, Isabela – Puerto Rico

Close to Quebradillas, home to the Guajataca Forest in Puerto Rico, there’s Guajataca Beach. This is a surfers beach. If you’re not into surfing, you can still enjoy the beach. Guajataca Beach is perfect for tanning or strolling. And a tip – this beach is excellent for shelling! You’ll beRead More…


Montones Beach, Isabela – Puerto Rico

There are numerous great condos in the area, some right down on Montones Beach, Puerto Rico. If you are the owner of a vacation condo, and would like us to link to you, please write us here at Three Best Beaches. Montones Beach in Isabela is perfect for families, butRead More…


Jobos Beach, Isabela – Puerto Rico

You can’t leave Isabela, Puerto Rico without dropping by Jobos Beach. This whole area, just west of the former Ramey Air Force Base, now Raphael Hernandez Airport, is breathtaking. You can hop on Jet Blue, as of this writing, from JFK and be here in a few hours. Most tourismRead More…


Shacks Beach, Isabela – Puerto Rico

Probably the most popular spot for kiteboarders and windsurfers is Shacks Beach, Puerto Rico. Now I know what you’re thinking – there are things such as “beach shacks”, but this beauty is called Shacks. It’s located in the little town of Isabela on the northwest point of Puerto Rico. ComeRead More…


Aguadilla Beaches – Puerto Rico

There are a handful of nice surfing beaches in Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, as the coastline continues here on the northwest point of the island. They are all worth noting; some more popular and picturesque than others. The most well-known beach is Crash Boat Beach. This is probably the most photographedRead More…


Rincon – Northwest Coast – Puerto Rico

There are no beaches along Mayaguez worth traveling to. But up the coast, on Puerto Rico’s most western point, is Punta Higuero and the best surfing in Puerto Rico at Rincón. This is no new find – well, for us… but longboarders put Rincon on the map back in theRead More…


Guanica – Southwest Coast – Puerto Rico

When we came to this area, beaches are difficult to find. Instead, we turned our interest to what Guánica is famous for: the United Nations Biosphere Reserve named the Guánica Dry Forest. This preserve we found, is the “top” birding spot on the island. There are now 134 species recordedRead More…


Isla Vieques – Puerto Rico

There is a lot of controversy surrounding Isla Vieques, as the US Military used the island for target practice for over 50 years. Finally, tiring of it in 1976, the larger Vieques became the target to bomb. Finally, in 2003, the Navy left here and the 18,000 acre Naval BaseRead More…


Flamenco Beach Culebra – Puerto Rico

If you want to get exotic, check out Isla Culebra. This is a small island which is really closer to St. Thomas than to Puerto Rico, but Puerto Rico calls it its own. Now there’s a ferry which is really inexpensive – $2.25 one-way, and sails three times a dayRead More…


Isla Palominos – Fajardo, Puerto Rico

Fajardo is very beautiful. We love these types of port towns that seem to have been here forever. A major boating center, Fajardo has many charters available to visit the nearby islands. But let me tell you the diving and snorkeling off the coast here is spectacular. Because of theRead More…


Pinones Beach – San Juan, Puerto Rico

Breaking away from the San Juan city limits the most scenic drive is up coastal Highway 187. Along Highway 187 is Pinones, where beach goers beat a path to because of the wonderful strip of sand. There are still traces of hurricane Hugo which hit in 1989. But the bestRead More…


Isla Verde Beach – San Juan, Puerto Rico

Now all the locals know the best place to go around the San Juan area is Isla Verde. It’s a majestic, 200 feet wide strip of that genuine light tan sand and surf that is so gentle, you’ll say you’ve found paradise. We used to call them the “Jet Set”,Read More…


Condado Beach – San Juan, Puerto Rico

You couldn’t ask for a more convenient address. Condado is just a 10-minute drive from the airport (Luis Munoz Marin International), or even Old San Juan (where San Felipe del Morro is). It’s a favorite of tourists from all over, and the location isn’t the only reason. Condado sits justRead More…


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