Boqueròn Beach

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An array of activities and amenities await visitors to Boqueron Beach. Water sports galore are at your fingertips, along with scuba diving, snorkeling, bike rentals, basketball, and cabin rentals. There's also a mini-mart and various vendor stands that provide local delicacies.

Located on the southern outskirts of Boqueron, Boqueròn Beach is on the West coast of Puerto Rico. You should consider dropping by regardless of whether you are staying particularly close by. Puerto Rico's beaches are hardly known for being secluded, but Boqueròn Beach is a little bit further from the crowds, making it just the right spot for vacationers who'd prefer to stay out of the busiest areas.

How to Access The Beach

Most southbound side roads in Boqueron lead to the beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Boqueron Beach is situated in southeast Puerto Rico, in the quaint waterfront town of Boqueron. The sandy white beach is over a mile long and borders sparkling turquoise waters.

Even if you plan to dine elsewhere, the snack bar on-site could come in handy. You might also have the option to try local specialties from one of the local vendors who typically set up shop here.

If you stay at Boqueròn Beach for more than a few hours, you'll appreciate that their facilities include picnic tables, restrooms, and showers.

Fortunately, the water here is of good snorkeling quality, so purchase or rent some equipment if you want to check out what lies beneath the surface. Boqueraan Beach is a hot spot for locals and tourists, espcially on weekends and holidays. Weekdays are much less crowded, however, and visitors will find themselves in a peaceful oasis of solitude and serenity.

What's Nearby


Boqueròn Beach is beautiful natural site, which you'll find on the West coast of Puerto Rico. Accommodations nearby include the Boqueron Beach Hotel Cabo Rijo, that can be found a half mile to the north, making it one of the most conveniently located places to stay accessible from Boqueròn Beach, despite the fact that there aren't many additional close-by places of interest.

Cities and Towns

Nearby, you'll find the town of La Parguera, which is a region with interesting things to do, yet is never overly congested. From the shore, La Parguera isn't out of reach at eight and a half miles (14 kilometers) away.


The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. There are not many large hotels nearby, but you may see guests staying at some of the area's smaller options.

Although you won't find many hotels that are within a short car ride, the nearest ones are shown in the table below.

Accommodations near Boqueròn Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Boqueron Beach Hotel Cabo Rijo 0.5 mi. N Hotel
Wildflowers 0.6 mi. N Hotel


A trip to the beach isn't complete until you dine at a local restaurant, where you'll be able to dive into Puerto Rico's specialty dishes, without having to stray too far. One of the closest places to eat is Tattoo Cafe. This restaurant has Spanish food. They are also famous for their seafood.

A few nearby dining options are included in the following table.

Restaurants near Boqueròn Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Tattoo Cafe (787) 254-3692 Spanish Very Casual -- --
8 Track Bar & Grill (787) 510-5139 Bar and grill -- -- --
Galloway's (787) 254-3302 Eclectic Informal -- --
Pizzeria Lykken (787) 851-6335 International Informal -- --
Roberto's Fish Net (787) 851-6009 Caribbean -- -- --
Simple (787) 635-6334 Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Terramar Restaurant (787) 645-3996 Creole, Spanish Very Casual -- --
The Spot Sandwhiches (787) 254-1434 Creole Very Casual -- --
Miski Mikuna (787) 906-7878 Contemporary, South American Informal 0.7 mi. N
Pika-Pika Restaurant (787) 851-2440 Mexican Informal 0.7 mi. N
The Sandbox Custom Burgers Bar And Grill (860) 416-9474 American, International Very Casual 0.7 mi. N
Los Remos Restaurant and Beach Club (787) 357-7117 Creole Very Casual 0.8 mi. N

Other Beaches

Of course, you'll find plenty of other beaches in Puerto Rico, so if Boqueròn Beach doesn't suit you, you can still find a great spot.

Vacationers may also want to visit Buyé Beach, located within a couple of miles.

Perhaps Boqueròn Beach is the most convenient coastline for you to visit, but some travelers itch to explore more; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in Puerto Rico you might like.


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