Puerto Rico Beach hotels offer access to some of Puerto Rico’s most beautiful, tropical backdrops. From trendy beach areas to ultra-private settings shrouded by the natural tropics, Puerto Rico has a selection of diverse and accommodating properties for all types. Whether the preference is the lights and glory of San Juan or the perfectly secluded beaches near Rincon or Fajardo, the country offers many fine choices in vacation settings.
San Juan Beach Hotels
Puerto Rico beach hotels in San Juan are supported by rich history and cultural and popular municipal beaches, including Isla Verde, Ocean Park, and Condado Beach. The San Juan Water & Beach Club is just fifteen minutes from Old San Juan. Hip and trendy, this boutique beach hotel is in fashionable Isla Verde and offers several rooms types, deluxe baths, and glass-fronted elevators fronting indoor waterfalls.
Old World grace and elegance permeates the El San Juan Hotel (pictured above), set inside El San Juan Resort & Casino and surrounded by fifteen tropical acres. This Isa Verde beachfront hotel is within steps of exciting nightlife, dining, and shopping districts. Three pools, concierge and tour services, and eight restaurants begin a long list of amenities.
Ponce Beach Hotels
Ponce Beach hotels are midway between the east and west coast near Fajardo on the southern tip, where colonial architecture has become one of the biggest attractions. Bustling squares and lively streets complement oceanfront attractions. Hilton Ponce Golf & Casino Resort caters ideally to business and leisure travelers, but especially to golfers. Its 255 rooms include dozens of deluxe and executive suites with terraces, hot tubs, and separate living areas. Enjoy a fitness room, free form pool, tennis courts and a sauna. There’s no missing the magnificent casino either.
In nearby Guanica is Copamarina Beach Resort and Spa set on twenty acres and fronting almost a mile of beach. Fine dining, scuba diving excursions, and eco-tours define resort activities, meant to transport guests far from their every day realities.
Fajardo Beach Hotels
Seven Seas Beach is home to some of the top Puerto Rico beach hotels where boating enthusiasts come to enjoy a world-class boating area featuring a national park and glowing bio-bay. Playa Colora, Playa Escondido, and Las Cabeza are top beach bets. La Casitas Village Waldorf Astoria is an enduring private oceanfront village with 24-hour butler service, a top spa, and plenty of things to do. Set near the El Yunque Rain Forest and Las Cabeza Lighthouse, La Casitas offers many luxuries and access to exciting prospects like diving, horseback riding, and golf.
Another great option is the El Conquistador Resort, which sits atop of a 300-foot lush hill, overlooking the ocean. The ample property features an onsite waterpark, ideal for kids, without compromising elegance. Palomino Island is the resort’s private getaway, accessible by catamaran and dotted with sun loungers and cocktails bars.
Rincon Beach Hotels
A couple of hours west of San Juan is Rincon, a world-renowned surfing destination and area featuring Rincon beach hotels near swimming, snorkeling, beach combing, and coastal hiking trails. Horned Dorset Primavera is a Relais & Chateaux property in Rincon. The R & C designation alone speaks volumes on the luxurious surroundings and amenities. Neo-colonial design paired with suites featuring dual baths and private pools overlooking the Strait of Mona give way to private hilltop areas specifically designed for relaxing and dining.
Rincon Beach Resort peeks out over tall palms flanking a golden sand beach. Myriad attractions are nearby, and include Ponce Art Museum, Guanica’s Dry Forest, and Desecheo Island to name a few. Expect no less than dozens of amenities, services to go along with rooms and condo suites on the Bay of Añasco in Rincon.