Beaches in Mayagüez

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Mayaguez is not a town where there are beaches within walking distance of your hotel.  Instead, it will require a rental car or a trusted taxi driver to get your a few miles down the way to find some of the area's top beaches.  If you're into watersports and willing to drive just a bit out of the way, you'll find that you are within easy reach of the best surfing beaches in the country when you stay in this area. 

Beach Choices In The Area

There are several beaches to choose from, though each of them are found nearby. For more detail concerning any one of these beaches you can click on the names of the ones you are interested in.

Cabo Rojo Beaches

Corcega Beach: The town of Rincon is known in Puerto Rico as the place you go to surf. The beaches along this stretch of coast feature rougher waters perfect for the sport.

Another alternative that beach-goers can consider is Buyé Beach. A dirt road leads to Buye Beach, where parking is $3(USD) per vehicle.

Rincon Beach: To access Rincon Beach, follow PR 413 along the west coast, exiting at Black Eagle Road. Continue down the road until it turns into Black Eagle Marina as you pass Taino Divers and Shipwreck Bar & Grill to the left.

The beaches nearby are provided in the table below.

Beaches Near Mayagüez
Name Location Coast
Buyé Beach 11.0 mi. South-Southwest of Central Mayagüez West
Cabo Rojo Beaches 5.3 mi. South West of Central Mayagüez West
Corcega Beach 9.0 mi. Northwest of Central Mayagüez West
Playa La Playa 6.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Mayagüez West
Rincon Beach Rincón, 12.6 mi. Northwest of Central Mayagüez West
Steps Beach Rincón, 12.6 mi. Northwest of Central Mayagüez West
Tres Palmas Beach Rincón, 12.7 mi. Northwest of Central Mayagüez West

Fortunately, Mayagüez has additional attraction types. If interested, you can find out more about other attractions on this page.


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