Destination guide

Head to the tranquil city of Stella

Enjoy the live music and other features of Stella. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the beaches, seaside and bars. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Stella

Are you searching for things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Stella has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Punta Borinquen Golf Club (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Club Deportivo Del Oeste (15.8 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Natural Green Spa (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Stella

Travelers enjoy Stella for its surfing. If warm-weather activities are high on your list, September, August, October and July are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 83°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Stella

Travelers enjoy Stella for its seaside, island views and sunsets. Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Stella is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Domes Beach (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Sandy Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Crashboat Beach (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Borinquen Beach (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Shacks Beach (16.2 mi / 26 km)
  • Playa Corcega (0.4 mi / 0.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Stella

The nearest airport is in Rafael Hernandez Airport (BQN), located 14.1 mi (22.6 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Mayagüez (MAZ-Eugenio María de Hostos), which is 8 mi (12.8 km) away.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Stella?

Whether you're organizing an adventurous break with friends or a romantic rendezvous with your special someone, one of these top vacation rentals in Stella is sure to entice you:

  • "Sunset Paradise Villas - Villa Grenda": If you're searching for a comfy space in Pueblo, this rental won't disappoint. It offers 1 bedroom and great amenities including a nearby casino and a nearby laundromat.
  • "Endless Summer And Beautiful Sunsets Daily": Book a few nights or more at this escape in Pueblo and you'll have access to coffee and tea making facilities, a boat and more. It has 3 bedrooms to accommodate your favorite people.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Stella vacation rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Stella?

Whether you're searching for a log cabin for a romantic getaway or a family trip, Vrbo has the ideal property for you. Book one of these wonderful vacation rentals in or near Stella and enjoy getting back to nature for a while:

  • "Poblado Log Cabin Camper" will help ensure your Stella vacation is all you wanted it to be. With amenities that include free WiFi and a balcony to make life easy, all you've got to do is sit back and enjoy your vacation.
  • After a long day of outdoor activities, rest and relax at "Cozy Log Cabin Aleli @ El Rancho Guayacan". This cozy property comes with plenty of features, including a private pool and off-street parking options.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Stella?

Escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life at one of our weekend getaways in or near Stella. Whether you want to catch up with pals or spend quality time with the family, there'll be something to suit your needs. Try these top-rated properties on for size:

  • "Exclusive Caribbean Villa / Rooftop Jacuzzi" is perfect for one or two days of fun and relaxation. It comes with useful amenities, such as a beach view and a fridge, and is located roughly 1 mile to the southeast of Stella.
  • Alternatively, throw a few clothes in an overnight bag and head off to "Casa Herdz - Luxury Villa W Private Beach". This sought-after property is around 11 miles northeast of Stella and has WiFi and beach towels.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Stella?

Studio apartments are a hard act to beat when it comes to location, character and convenience. Browse these studio apartments for rent in or near Stella and discover the local vibe:

  • Explore the world around you from the comfort of "Sunset Paradise Villas - Villa Grenda". This property is a wonderful base for sightseeing and offers amenities including beach towels and housekeeping services.
  • Another appealing choice is "Ocean Beach Front Terrace". Take advantage of a fridge, a microwave oven and other amenities during your vacation.

There are plenty of highlights around Stella to put on your must-do list. Feed your inner culture vulture with a visit to Cathedral of Our Lady of Guadeloupe and Teatro la Perla.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Stella?

Just because you only have a couple of days free doesn't mean you need to spend it in a dull hotel. Take a quick vacation but still have the comforts of home at one of these short-term rentals in or around Stella:

  • "R House On Steps Beach In The Tres Palmas Marine Reserve" is close to the heart of Stella, which means there are tons of things to entertain you. Find your way to cool sights like Toro Negro State Forest and Cemi Museum when you're not making the most of your cozy property.
  • Leap out of bed, make some breakfast and then start planning what to see around "R Villa At Steps Beach With Pool And Bocce Court". Cerro de Punta and La Piedra Escrita are must-do's if you choose to stay at this sought-after vacation rental.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Stella?

Nothing says "I love you" quite like a romantic weekend trip. If you want to spend a couple of relaxing evenings away with your beloved, we've got some romantic getaways in and around Stella that will set your hearts aflutter:

  • Put on some relaxing tunes and slow dance the nights away at "Savor Paradise In This Blissful Over". Around 30 miles from Stella, this property has everything you could want for a couple's weekend away, including a nearby bay and a restaurant dining guide.
  • Another place where you can enjoy a few relaxing days together is "Spain Meets The U. S. At 'puerta Del Mar'. . . No Passport Required". Located 11 miles from Stella, a swimming pool and air conditioning add to the ambiance here.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Stella?

If you're looking for somewhere to reconnect with loved ones this vacation, why not make it extra special? These mansions for rent in or around Stella will fit your entire crew while doing it in style:

  • Style, charm and character — "Aguadilla Vacation And Destination Wedding Mansion" has it all with some to spare. Approximately 9 miles northeast of Stella and offering a swimming pool and golf, this lovely place is hard to beat.
  • Another popular option is "Isabela Oceanfront Mansion Studio". Around 20 miles to the northeast of Stella, this opulent vacation rental gives you a taste of high-class living and offers a firepit, a porch and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Stella?

Big groups mean enormous fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll easily fit your entire gang. Check out our large group vacation rentals in or around Stella and get everyone together under one roof:

  • A great range of amenities including an ocean view and a kitchen make "Casa Herdz - Luxury Villa W Private Beach" a top pick for groups. This expansive getaway has 7 bedrooms and sleeps up to 16 people. From central Stella, it's around 11 miles away to the northeast.
  • Nothing's more important than hanging out with the people you love, and "Sleeps Up To 12, Beach, Pool, Beachview Balcony" is the perfect place to do that. Located around 1 mile to the north of Stella, as many as 12 people can stay in this vacation rental which has 2 bedrooms. A beach view and a kitchen are among the numerous amenities here.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Stella?

A pool is often a nonnegotiable when choosing where to spend your vacation, especially if you're taking the kids. Check out these houses with a pool in or near Stella and spend your days splish-splashing around:

  • Pack your swim gear and book a few days or more at "R House On Steps Beach In The Tres Palmas Marine Reserve". There are also lots of other appealing amenities here, including pet-friendly facilities and towels.
  • Spend leisurely days swimming or just kicking back by the water at "Oceanfront 3 Bedroom House On Surf Beach Near Rincon With Private Beach Access". This vacation home is also a firm favorite and offers towels, coffee and tea making facilities and more.

Not sure what the weather's like in Stella? It has a tropical monsoon climate, with average summertime temperatures ranging from 80 ºF to 85 ºF. If you're searching for more inspiration on places to stay in this popular destination, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to scroll through our entire range of Stella vacation rentals.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Stella?

Whether your ideal getaway is up in the hills or by the beach, you'll have a lot more fun if you share it with people you love. Look up these large family vacation rentals in or near Stella and bring along the whole gang:

  • Sleeping up to 8 guests in 3 bedrooms, "Savor Paradise In This Blissful Over" is the perfect place to hang out with the family. This popular retreat is 30 miles to the southeast of Stella and has amenities that include a microwave oven and a fridge.
  • "Casa Herdz - Luxury Villa W Private Beach" is another popular option. It's around 11 miles to the northeast of Stella, has 7 bedrooms and can accommodate up to 16 guests. Handy amenities here include on-site watersports and a barbecue grill.

If you'd like to do some sightseeing, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions nearby to put on your wish list. Arecibo Observatory, La Guancha and Mirador Orocovis - Villalba are good places to start.