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Spain Meets the U.S. at 'Puerta Del Mar'... No Passport Required !!!

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,466 sq ft
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 5 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Full Bathrooms, Sleeps 4

Enjoy a stair-free stay at our 'Marbella' unit (wheelchair accessible; user friendly for seniors). A brightly painted, clean, spacious living room awaits. Expansive windows frame the Atlantic and the 11' curved sofa practically says, 'bienvenido...welcome'. Enjoy morning coffee on your terrace or your favorite meals in a fully stocked gourmet kitchen. An inviting extra comfy chaise lounge and leather chair makes the DVD collection (movies and concerts) much more enjoyable, complete with 54' Plasma TV, BluRay and Surround Sound. Stay connected with Hi-Speed Wi-Fi throughout the unit. Take the binoculars on your day trip and if it looks like rain, take one of our umbrellas along for the ride. Rest comfortably in Master bedroom with King bed, private bath, walk-in closet. The Guest bedroom with Queen bed, wall-to-wall closet; both offer A/C. Sun or surf at Crashboat Beach, just a 3-minute ride and don't cut your vacation short; BQN Airport is just 10 min. away. See below; more to know...

Why consider our 'Marbella' Unit ??: If you have decided to visit Puerto Rico for vacation or for business, know that you are only ten (10) minutes away from the Rafael Hernandez Airport (BQN) and the Punta Borinquen Golf Course (public course) that overlooks the Atlantic Ocean and lends to great golfing and beautiful views. The Aguadilla Water Park, Indoor Skating Rink, Mayaguez Mall (the largest on the West Coast), supermarkets and many restaurants (local, fast food and national chains) are also very close. Crashboat Beach is visible from your terrace, as are the Continental, JetBlue, and Spirit Air flights as they descend towards BQN Airport. Front-row, unobstructed terrace views of spectacular sunsets are priceless !!! In the winter, be on the lookout for whales as they migrate to warmer waters. We have provided a First Aid Kit for any minor boo-boos you may encounter. The Aguadilla Walgreen's is five (5) minutes away; the Mayaguez Walgreen's (open 24/7) is only twenty (20) minutes away.For an emergency, Hospital Buen Samaritano (Good Samaritan) is on Route #2, about ten (10) minutes away.

We hope you will consider the 'Marbella' unit of Puerta Del Mar as your vacation oasia in Puerto Rico, away from the hustle and bustle and traffic congestion of the San Juan district and surrounding metropolitan area. We have taken great care to provide you, your family and guests with very comfortable and dignified accommodations. If there is a special request, please bring it to our attention. If it is within our means, we will do what we can to accommodate you. Thank you.....Gracias, for considering 'Marbella', where 'mi su casa'. Inquire today; we look forward to hearing from you.

More Details

Bert Rivera
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 25, 2018


Aguadilla Pueblo Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1466 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet , Master Bath
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Guest Bath
  • Each bathroom offers a shower and tub combo topped off with a curved shower rod for that extra roomy feel. You will also enjoy the dual shower heads in each bathroom. Don't risk losing your shampoo, conditioner and shower gel at the airport. Each bath offers a wall mounted dispenser that contains all three. For our more traditional bathers, soap bars are also provided. Plush towels are provided on the towel rods and extras are available in the storage closet by the water heater.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Spread out in your Master bedroom which is 14' x 12' with private bath, separate wash area with wall-to-wall mirror and large walk-in closet. The King bed boasts a top-of-the-line Simmons firm mattress topped off with mattress pad. There is ample room for clothes and personal items in the mirror dresser and the two night tables. Extra sheets and pillow cases are provided along with plenty of plush towels. Land your I-Pod in our docking station and enjoy your favorite music, or sit back and watch a favorite program on the 50' LCD T.V. To help you look your best, an iron and ironing board is available for your use. The Guest bedroom is 11' x 10' and includes a wall-to-wall closet with sliding mirror doors and loads of storage for a stay of any duration. You may not need the A/C on some nights, so open the fully screened winndows throughout the Unit, let the breeze in and rest to the singing of the 'coqui', the miniature island frog. It doesn't get any better !!! :)
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Binoculars
  • Gated Community
  • Large Cooler
  • Small Cooler
  • 3 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Whirlpool
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
NOTE: Dining area is also fully air-conditioned, for your cooking and dining comfort. No need to bring ice to the pool area; there is a commercial grade ice machine available to guests, next to the outdoor grill. Outdoor showers are conveniently located by the Infinity Pool. Filtered water provided to kitchen sink, refrigerator, water dispenser and ice maker.


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Spain Meets the U.S. at 'Puerta Del Mar'... No Passport Required !!!
average rating of 4.9736843 based on 76 reviews
Greenville, SC, USA

Sun, Sea, Sand Accommodations Second to None!

  • 5 of 5

Though born in San Juan and now residing Stateside, Aguadilla was "home." During my Dad's 29-year military career, we left and returned to Aguadilla numerous times, and upon Dad's retirement, settled in the community once again. My review presents the perspective of a "local" since I know the area and all it has to offer. On my last few trips to Aguadilla, I observed with interest the building of the Puerta del Mar complex and discussed with my daughters that the developers had selected prime real estate overlooking the ocean. My parents lived a short 3-4 minute drive from Crashboat Beach, so we always had a place to stay. That changed with my parents' passing.

Puerta del Mar became a reality to us when presented with the need for accommodations near my parents' home. Bert and Edgar's condo is in prime location, immaculately clean, beautifully furnished in modern design, and tastefully decorated by two men who missed their calling to be in the home design and decorating industry! You enter and the mind goes into "relax" mode. Bert and Edgar have taken care of the minutest details to make your stay an unforgettable experience. Two bottles of red wine and an elegantly-set table welcomed us into the dining room--a classy touch! Everything, short of groceries, was provided. It is evident Bert and Edgar take pride in their home away from home, and want every guest to feel welcome. Their detailed contract left no question unanswered.

The personal care we experienced before, during, and after our stay is noteworthy. Bert and his family made certain we had everything we needed, even a brand new high chair and a Pack and Play for my 10-month old granddaughter! Additionally, Bert and his daughter insured the high-speed internet connection was operational, a work-related necessity for us. Bert called numerous times to insure all was in order. Under the circumstances of our trip, he also called to inquire how we were doing. That kindness and personal concern has carried through even after our return. Bert's wife also telephoned to insure all was okay with the baby furniture. This is Customer Service above and beyond all expectations. We established a special bond/relationship from our stay, and can't wait for our next visit.

You need not leave the premises of Puerta del Mar for an enjoyable, relaxing, and rejuvenating get-away; but, I suggest getting out and exploring the Island.

HIGHLY RECOMMEND these two amazing hosts--Bert and Edgar, and their condo.

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2011
  • Stayed: July 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: "Mi casa es su casa" are words that most of us have read or heard at some point in our lives. While they convey a sense of "welcome" and "make yourself at home", these words are not taken lightly for the guests of the "Marbella" unit at Puerta Del Mar. In effect, living up to this expectation is our mission. When a guest chooses to stay at our property, they are trusting us with their vacation, their family and loved ones. As such, they are treated like family and they can expect this personal touch. We thank you for your Review and the kind sentiments you have expressed. We look forward to a future visit when you can stay under better circumstances. Thank gracias, Bert
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Amazing experience in Aguadilla

  • 5 of 5

We spent eight wonderful nights at the Marabella unit in Puerto Del Mar in April 2018. This unit is located three minutes from one of the most picturesque and lively beaches on the Island (Crash Boat Beach). The view from the Marabella unit I s absolutely amazing. Facing Northwest, we were treated to some beautiful sunsets. We were even lucky enough to see a lone humpback whale migrating north while we enjoyed coffee from the balcony.

Bert was an amazing host. He was communicative and extremely responsive before, during, and even after our trip. He made sure we felt welcomed and comfortable. Any questions about where or what to do in Aguadilla and the surrounding area, Bert was there with answers and recommendations. The unit itself is large and comfortable. It contains all the comforts of home with many extras (the beach supplies that included chairs and coolers, etc. were such a convenience). The pool (which our 10-yr old loves) is gorgeous and offers sunset views that rival Marabella’s balcony.

We love the west side of Puerto Rico and given our recent experience, we will not hesitate to rent the Marabella unit next time around. Please, do not hesitate to make this your next vacation spot. You will not be disapppinted!!

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

My family and I had an amazing experience in Bert's home - we felt like we were at home. Bert provide A+ service and treat us like royalty! The condo was immaculate and supplied with everything to make a very comfortable stay. The view is breathtaking in the balcony to the infinity pool -Just an overall amazing experience! I have already recommended several of my friends to book Bert's property because it's just perfect. My family not only gained an amazing experience but also a genuine friend... thank you Bert for everything!

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Enid and Jose, Thank YOU for giving us the opportunity to host you for your 20th wedding anniversary celebration at Eclipse Restaurant, our favorite. It was a pleasure working with you and we so much appreciate your taking good care of our place. Know that the doors are always open; we look forward to hosting you on another occasion. Saludos, Bert
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New Jersey, USA

Spacious & Well Kept With Beautiful Views

  • 5 of 5

We loved staying in this apartment for our first visit to Aguadilla. The views from the apartment were beautiful and the apartment was the most spacious and well kept condo we have ever stayed in while visiting the Carribean. The condo complex grounds were also well kept and the infinity pool view of the sea was awesome!

The owners were very nice and accommodating. They went above and beyond to ensure we had a nice stay.

Crash Boat beach is a short five minute drive from the complex. We loved how friendly everyone was in the area. We enjoyed visiting Isabella, the waterfalls and the radio telescope observatory. We look forward to our next visit.

  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: John and Louise, Thank you for submitting your Review; it is greatly appreciated. It was great working with you from the beginning and we're glad we had the opportunity to personally hand over the keys to you. We hope we have the opportunity to host you n the future; you now have brand new chaise lounges to enjoy the awesome sunsets from the terrace. Thank you, once again, for trusting us with your family vacation. Best regards, Bert
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Everything and More...we loved our 3 month stay !

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was for 3month the winter of 2016 and we woke up each day pinching ourselves...the condo was perfect, Bert was always there to answer any questions. The neighbors are delightful. The accommodations fit our needs, so clean and comfortable. The gated community is very safe and the surrounding area provides great beaches, shopping and touring experiences. I Highly recommend Puerta Del Mar as a destination with Bert as your contact.

  • Submitted: Mar 16, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Pinching yourselves ?? What a description. :) Sophia, Thank you so much for taking the time to submit such a nice Review. For those sitting on the fence trying to decide which unit to rent in Puerta Del Mar, I think your words express a sentiment of confidence. For me, it was a pleasure to host you, your Mom, and your sisters. Feel free to call our space home, for our doors will all-ways be open to you. Send my love and appreciation to Betty. Ciao, Bert.
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Everything was exactly as advertised!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our week long stay at this condo in PR. It was our first time in PR and we loved it. The owner was very engaged with us throughout the process. Unfortunately, the infinity pool at the condo (which was gorgeous), was closed the entire week for repairs. Crashboat beach (which is very close) was a great alternative and supposedly the nicest beach for swimmers. The food at the local restaurants was superb (Marina's, Eclipse, Zazone, La Vista Smokehouse Restaurant, Levain Bakery, D'Rose Chocolate Factory). We found the people of Aguadilla to be some of the friendliest. They were most helpful and kind as our Spanish was very limited. We would definitely recommend this condo and Aguadilla!

  • Submitted: Mar 15, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Janet, Thank you for giving us the opportunity to host you and your crew during your first visit to Puerto Rico. It was a pleasure working with you and I hope that one day you will return to enjoy the Infinity Pool. I am envious that you got to restaurants that we have never been to; it seems like you enjoyed them all. Thank you, once again. Regards, Bert
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Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Rafael Hernandez Airport 'BQN'
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Punta Borinquen
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Route 2
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Crash Boat Beach
Car: recommended

Arrive at this private, gated, resort-style community and you'll soon forget the daily grind back home. Your escape to our 'Marbella' unit in Puerta Del Mar will be an unforgetable one. Here, 'mi casa es su casa' is re-defined in this Mediterranean-style complex perched 300' above the Atlantic Ocean, in full view from your private terrace. Located in the northwest corner of this 100x35 mile tropical paradise in the beach, surfing and fishing town of Aguadilla (a-gwah-DEE-yah), Puerta Del Mar is an award winning complex that joins other nearby ocean front towns in comprising the west coast region known as Porta Del Sol. It is here where Puerto Rico's most beautiful sunsets are showcased at every dusk, where the moon glistens over the calm ripples of the majestic Atlantic Ocean and where the local 'coqui' (miniature island frogs) sing into the night bringing closure to your first day. Your inner most vibes tell you, 'this will be a special vacation'. Read below; there IS more to know....

Other Activities: Deep Sea Fishing, Water Park, Jet Skiing, Paddle Boats, Kayaking


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $75
Damage Insurance $99

Multi-Payment Plan could be available based on how early a guest reserves their dates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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