Zoni Beach

A long sandy beach on the far side of Culebra, Zoni Beach is one of Puerto Rico's less visit beach. Despite that, this beautfiful remote beach has wonderful views of the Caribbean Sea and the various island between Culebra and St. Thomas in the US Virgin Islands.

Situated on the eastern coast of the island of Isla de Culebra, You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying nearby. This beach is not just a pleasant attraction, it's special in that it's one of the few quiet beaches in Puerto Rico. While Zoni Beach might be a little harder to reach, it's the best place to take an undisturbed nap on the sand.

How to Access The Beach

Most roads on Culebra are dirt, so if driving you should have a car that can take a beating anyway. As long as you do, Zoni Beach is just a simple drive over to the North East of the island.

Amenities and Ambiance

While the beach is located on the eco-paradise of Cublebra, Zoni Beach has the appearance of a maintained beach and the view of a natural one. Once you pass through the tree line that walls in the beach, you will find the sand free of plants and perfect for laying in.

Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot.

If you usually enjoy beaches which provide a relaxing experience, then maybe head on over to Zoni Beach; it is found in a more rural part of the region.

What's Nearby


This pleasant stretch of sand known as Zoni Beach is on the East coast of Isla de Culebra. It is near Culebrita Lighthouse, which is situated a mile and a half to the east, and it is among the attractions in the region.

If you're interested in combining some cultural exploration with your trip to the beach, you should plan a trip to Culebra Museum of History. It's located relatively close to Zoni Beach, and might make a nice break from the midday sun.

If you can't wait to see as many of Puerto Rico's attractions as possible, the following table shows the closest options.

Activities and Attractions Near Zoni Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Culebrita Lighthouse Lighthouse 1.9 mi. E Culebrita
Culebra Museum of History Museum 1.9 mi. WSW Isla de Culebra
Culebra Museum Museum 2.0 mi. WSW Isla de Culebra
Flemenco Tank Historical Site 4.6 mi. W Isla de Culebra

Cities and Towns

Nearby, you'll find the town of Culebra Pueblo, which is not lacking in exploration opportunities, yet also not overflowing with buildings.


Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. The area is not home to many major hotels, but it can appeal to visitors staying at the few small lodgings in the area.

You'll find a good assortment of accommodation options to pick from close to the beach. The closest of which can be seen in the table below.

Accommodations near Zoni Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Vigias Guest House 2.5 mi. W Hotel
Club Seabourne Boutique Hotel 3.0 mi. SW Hotel
Villa Bohemeac 3.1 mi. WSW Hotel
Posada La Hamaca 3.2 mi. WSW B & B
Mamacitas Guesthouse 3.2 mi. WSW Hotel
Casa Ensenada Waterfront Guesthouse 3.2 mi. WSW Hotel
Palmetto Guest House 3.3 mi. W Guest house
World of Kokomo Hotel 3.3 mi. WSW Hotel
Culebra Beach Villas 4.0 mi. W Hotel


Because restaurants near the beach catch the freshest seafood and the balmiest breezes, don't miss your chance to try a local restaurant, where you'll be able to sample regional favorites, without going too far from the coast. One of the nearest places to eat is Dakity Restaurant. This restaurant serves delicious Caribbean cuisine. Visitors often rave about their seafood.

A few nearby dining options are shown below.

Restaurants near Zoni Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Dakity Restaurant (787) 278-5100 Caribbean Informal 2.8 mi. SW
Shipwreck Bar and Grill Bahia Marina (787) 278-5100 Caribbean Very Casual 2.8 mi. SW
Gio by Gio (787) 742-0535 Caribbean Informal 2.9 mi. SW
Restaurant Guava (787) 742-3169 Eclectic Informal 3.0 mi. SW
Cafe Isola (787) 742-0203 -- -- -- --
El Oasis Pizzeria (787) 742-3175 Italian -- -- --
Morgans Ice Cream Shop (787) 742-1060 -- -- -- --
Pico De Gallo (787) 240-2896 -- -- -- --
Susie's Sea Food (787) 742-0574 Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Tamarindo's Restaurant (787) 742-0345 -- -- -- --
Zaco's Tacos (787) 742-0243 Mexican Very Casual 3.2 mi. WSW
El Eden (787) 742-0509 Caribbean, International -- 3.2 mi. WSW

Other Beaches

Vacationers who are looking for the ideal beach on Isla de Culebra will have lots of options besides Zoni Beach.

Travelers may also want to consider Playa Manzanilla, which is located within a short distance.

Maybe Zoni Beach is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in Puerto Rico you might like.


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