Beaches in Aguadilla

Photo credit: © Manuel Montalvo

Located on the island's west coast, Aguadilla is recognized as one of the top destinations for surfing.  They range from beaches with soft surf great for training up those new to the sport to those that are only recommended for the pros because of the dangerous currents.  Visitors only interested in swimming should stick to beaches like Schoolyards and Bridges where the waters aren't so turbulent. 

Which Beaches Are Available?

You will discover a large number of beaches to enjoy in the area. You can click on the beach names for detailed information about that particular stretch of sand.

School Yard Beach

Bridges Beach: Bridges Beach is centrally located just off the main coastal road that runs along the entire western edge of the city. If you are going to need parking, use the same lot as the more popular School Yard Beach, right off PR-440.

Another place to consider is Surfer's Beach. With a name like Surfer's Beach, it should come as no surprise that this is considered one of the areas best surfing beaches. But while some local waters are a little too rough for beginners, this one is great for all skill levels.

Crash Boat Beach: The site of a former military port that was used as a jumping off point for rescuing air crews, Crash Boat Beach was aptly named for this history. Some of the pier infrastructure remains from this time, though those who aren't aware of the history call it an eyesore.

Take some time to look through this table to see beaches available in the area.

Beaches In Aguadilla
Name Location Coast
Bridges Beach Downtown Aguadilla West
Crash Boat Beach 1.9 mi. North-Northwest of Downtown Aguadilla West
Lucal Beach 1.9 mi. South West of Downtown Aguadilla West
Ruins Beach 4.1 mi. North of Central Aguadilla West
School Yard Beach Downtown Aguadilla West
Surfer's Beach 5.2 mi. North of Central Aguadilla West-Northwest
Table Rock Beach 1.3 mi. South-Southwest of Downtown Aguadilla West
The Shacks 4.0 mi. North of Central Aguadilla West

Keep in mind that Aguadilla has other attraction types. Those needing to can get more information concerning other attractions here.


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