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Recent Puerto Rico reviews

  • BEST PLACE TO STAY IN RICON

    "You get exactly what you see. It's a beautiful house with full amenities. It's right across from the beach and driving distance (20 min) to a variety of other places like Walmart, Pizza Hut, grocery stores, etc. Heriberto doesn't speak fluent English but he definitely understands and very helpful. One of the air conditioners in the room wasn't working and he immediately had people working on it the same day until they fixed it. I have nothing but ALL good things to say about this penthouse and the owner. I would definitely stay anytime."
    Guest: LATARSHA K. Date of Stay: October 2014 Review Submitted: April 21, 2015
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  • Great condo - would rent again!

    "We just wrapped up a visit to PR and thoroughly enjoyed this condo. The balcony overlooking the beach is just stunning, the apartment/building is well maintained and well suited for those wanting a more residential experience. The pictures are absolutely true to form - we had no surprises when we arrived. The owner, Tomasina, was extremely helpful in answering all of our questions about the condo and location. We rented a car and having the parking space was a huge plus. We also took a couple tours (to rainforest, snorkeling) that picked us up from the El San Juan Hotel which is a very pleasant, easy, 10-minute walk from the condo building. The beach was just stunning - and very swimmable. No lifeguards on the beach but the waves/waters were calm. Lots of security into and out of building so we felt very safe. The beach crowd was a mix of condo users as well as the general public which we really enjoyed - not a sanitized, hotel/resort experience at all - we really felt like we were just part of the community. Renting beach umbrellas and lounge chairs on the beach was easy too, and the pool was a great alternative as well. We drove into Condado and Old San Juan very easily. Lots of great restaurants close by as well. Having the Walgreens across the street, Pueblo (supermarket) down the road and Charlie's (car rental) down the block was super convenient. It was also great to be so close to the airport. Airplane noise was minimal. If you are looking for a low-key, residential feel with stunning beach views in your backyard for your vacation, definitely consider this option!"
    Guest: MPD715 Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: April 5, 2015
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  • Caribbean Paradise

    "This was a perfect get away trip. My husband and I love the ocean but hate the commercialism and crowds. I've worked for the airlines for 30 years and have survived many accommodations, but as long as there was a beach, we were still happy. THIS was wonderful. We had a private pool, private beach and mountain view just outside the back door. We have never had the ocean literally just steps away from our room. It is a little over an hour drive from San Juan airport in the small fishing village of Patillas. You can get fresh fish and seafood from the locals. The Spanish house has been renovated and beautifully decorated by the owners. However you will want to be outside the entire time. It has multiple outdoor dining areas such as a covered porch, pool cabana with restroom and outside bar and grill. It has a fully equipped kitchen with all the comforts of home.(actually better than home) Just stop along the way to pick up food, drinks and other necessities. The owners and staff go out of their way to make sure you have everything you need and that you enjoy your stay. Our only regret is that we didn't get to stay long enough."
    Guest: Christi Date of Stay: April 2015 Review Submitted: April 23, 2015
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  • Perfect Getaway

    "My husband and I stayed at this villa for a week in December and had a wonderful time. Angela was very nice and helpful and she answered all our questions. The villa was very nice, and exactly as pictured. It was very clean and the views were truly amazing. Most of the time we had the pools and hot tub to ourselves. Take a walk down the beach and you will find lots of sand dollars. We went to Richie's Cafe which has a very nice view. We also went to several restaurants right up the road from the villa. When you leave the resort, turn left on the main road and drive up the road about a mile and a 1/2. On the left hand side there are several very nice restaurants & a few shops located all together with an open type atmosphere. I can't remember the names of the restaurants, but one of them is famous for lobster. The food was very good and we would recommend it. We rented a car and went to Old San Juan, and the El Yunque National Rainforest. We would highly recommend both places. We did rent Kayaks and went to the Bioluminescent Bay. Maybe it was the night we went there, however, we weren't impressed at all. We only stayed in the area where you see the lights for about 10 minutes and we didn't see much at all. We moved our hands in the water a little bit and that is when we saw the lights. Although this was highly recommended I wouldn't waste the money. We had a wonderful time and would love to return and stay in the same villa, it was GREAT!!!"
    Guest: Mary M. Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: January 23, 2015
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Puerto Rico Travel Tips

The Caribbean is one of the loveliest places for a relaxing vacation where you can unplug, spend time being at ease outdoors and simply enjoy the company of your travel companions. And Puerto Rico is a top spot for all of that, with its tropical terrain, fascinating history and exciting culture on this 100-mile-long island of the Greater Antilles.

The options for exploring nature in Puerto Rico are vast. From sunny, sandy beaches to lush rainforests, mountains, coral reefs and more, you can spend your days hiking exhilarating trails, marveling at the local wildlife or laying on the the shore with a good book and tasty beverage. No matter what, you have your choice of outdoor activities, so you can try them all if the mood suits you.

Cultural activities abound here as well. There a variety of dining options, many specializing in a local favorite - suckling pig - and music blasting as locals and visitors alike dance the night away. Museums offer a glimpse into the island's past, its heritage and art, which can also be seen through the various examples of architecture around Puerto Rico.

Things to Do in Puerto Rico

- Museum of Art of Puerto Rico: a visit to the Museum of Art of Puerto Rico is a must. Housed in a Neoclassical building from the 1920s, which was formerly the San Juan Municipal Hospital, the museum of one of the largest in the Caribbean. Inside you'll find collections dating back to the 17th century. In the east wing, a five-story stained-glass window by local artist Eric Tabales dominates the space and is a truly a sight to behold. In 1996, a wing designed by architects Otto Reyes and Luis Gutierrez was added. The museum also features a 400-seat theater and large atrium, and outside you can stroll through a lovely garden with a variety of native plants. If you work up an appetite wandering around, the museum also houses a restaurant.

- Jobos Beach: This is one of the best beaches in Puerto Rico for surfing because of the excellent waves on a low-depth area. Whether you're hoping to learn how to hang 10 or just want to relax on the sand, Jobos Beach is a well-kept, clean spot to do just that. Toss a Frisbee, build sandcastle?s or take turns burying each under under the sand, then wash it all off with a jump into the water.

- Aguadilla Ice Skating Arena: Something you might not expect to find in the tropics is an ice skating rink, but in Puerto Rico you can hit the ice at Aguadilla Ice Skating Arena. It's the only rink to be found in the Caribbean, and could be just the thing too cool off after a day in the sun. It's chilly in here, so dress appropriately, then lace up those skates and take a lap. The arena is open every day and certainly provides a unique experience for those visiting Puerto Rico.

- Casa Blanca Museum: If you're looking for the oldest museum in Puerto Rico, you've found it at Casa Blanca Museum, which is thought to be of great historic value. It's a two-bedroom home with a kitchen, foyer, dining room, throne room and oratorio. As you move through the museum you'll see the rooms decorated to represent the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries. Outside, you can explore the museum's beautiful garden with its wonderfully smelling orchard.

- Camuy River Cave Park: If the adventure lovers of the group are looking for a unique outdoor experience, The Camuy River Cave Park is it. Visitors can explore the natural limestone cave system and underground waterways. Here you'll find more than 10 miles of subterranean beauty with 220 caves and 17 different entrances. The system is located in the 268-acre park and is one of the most popular attractions in Puerto Rico. Some favorite spots here include Tri-Towns Sinkhole, Spiral Cave and Sinkhole, and the Clara Cave and Empalme Sinkhole, which you can see on a professional tour.

- Culebra National Wildlife Refuge: If you're hoping to see some of the natural scenery and local wildlife in Puerto Rico, look no further than the Culebra National Wildlife Refuge. More than 50,000 seabirds from 13 different species call this place home, as do three species of sea turtles. It's a lovely place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the cities and relax. Plan an exhilarating hike around the area as you watch for native animals to come out of hiding.

- Casa del Rey: Learn about the island's history with a visit to Casa del Rey - the King's House. The structure is the oldest in Dorado and served as an inn first in 1823, then housing for personnel from the Spanish Government and later as regional military headquarters. In 1848, it was purchased and converted into a home. Casa del Rey has been modified once again and restored into a museum where you can learn about Puerto Rican culture, see examples of antique furniture and learn about the history of the region.

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