With absolute privacy and views of Culebra's north coast, Playa Cayo is a spot of choice for anyone looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of busier beaches. The beach also serves as a great starting point for exploring the island of Cayo Norte, full of abandoned buildings and undisturbed nature.
Located on the island of Cayo Norte, 2.6 miles east-northeast of Isla de Culebra, Playa Cayo Norte is on the East coast of the island, You should consider stopping by even if you aren't staying in the immediate vicinity. This beach is not just a tropical beauty, it's one of the rare "quiet" beaches in Puerto Rico. While Playa Cayo Norte may be a bit off the beaten path, it allows you to relax without being bothered by the noise of the crowds.
The beach is located on an island with no modern development. To reach the island, Cayo Norte, you will need to take a boat.
Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside.
If you choose beaches that offer visitors a calm experience, then a good choice for you is Playa Cayo Norte; it is hidden away within a less urbanized area of the region.
Found on the East coast of Cayo Norte; the area hosts attractions such as, which is two and a half miles to the southeast of this spot.
To some, museums and beaches may seem an odd combination, but plenty of visitors find that museums like(one of the closest to Playa Cayo Norte) offer a fun learning experience and help visitors understand Puerto Rico's interesting past.
The beach is one type of attraction you can visit, but there will be more options available in Puerto Rico. The following chart includes some other attractions close-by.
|Museum||2.4 mi.||SW||Isla de Culebra|
|Culebra Museum||Museum||2.4 mi.||SW||Isla de Culebra|
|Flemenco Tank||Historical Site||4.4 mi.||W||Isla de Culebra|
The nearby town ofis not an overly urbanized area, but still has its fair share of things to do.
Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. Playa Cayo Norte is not near very many major hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by visitors staying at some of the smaller accommodations in the area.
Vacationers will find a nice selection of rooming options to choose from in the vicinity of the beach. The most convenient of which can be viewed below.
|Vigias Guest House||2.7 mi.||SW||Hotel|
|Villa Bohemeac||3.5 mi.||SW||Hotel|
|Palmetto Guest House||3.5 mi.||WSW||Guest house|
|Casa Ensenada Waterfront Guesthouse||3.6 mi.||SW||Hotel|
|Posada La Hamaca||3.6 mi.||SW||B & B|
|Mamacitas Guesthouse||3.6 mi.||SW||Hotel|
|Club Seabourne Boutique Hotel||3.7 mi.||SW||Hotel|
|World of Kokomo Hotel||3.7 mi.||SW||Hotel|
|Culebra Beach Villas||3.9 mi.||W||Hotel|
If someone in your group starts to get a little hungry at the beach, it's alright because you'll have plenty of places to dine, without having to go too far. One of the closest restaurants is.
Some nearby restaurant options are shown in the table below.
|Susie's Sea Food||(787) 742-0574||Caribbean||Very Casual||--||--|
|Dakity Restaurant||(787) 278-5100||Caribbean||Informal||3.5 mi.||SW|
|Shipwreck Bar and Grill Bahia Marina||(787) 278-5100||Caribbean||Very Casual||3.5 mi.||SW|
|(787) 742-3828||--||--||3.5 mi.||SW|
|(787) 742-0243||Mexican||Very Casual||3.5 mi.||SW|
|Gio by Gio||(787) 742-0535||Caribbean||Informal||3.6 mi.||SW|
Playa Cayo Norte is just one of many beaches you can visit on Cayo Norte.
Vacationers may also want to visit Playa Manzanilla, which is located three miles away.
Of course, Puerto Rico has hundreds of natural wonders to discover, but Playa Cayo Norte is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.
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