Punta Guilarte Beach

While this beach once happily served tourist and some locals, the onsite community has largely been abandoned leaving the beach mostly empty. Visitors who travel down to Punta Guilarte Beach will only find a few islanders who remember it and the occasional outsider who has heard of it. That factor, mixed in with the fact that the beach is rather long, means you will have plenty of privacy here.

Situated on the island of Puerto Rico, You might think about stopping by even if you aren't staying nearby. Vacationers who seek a stunning shoreline in a secluded part of town might really enjoy an afternoon at Punta Guilarte Beach.

How to Access The Beach
The beach is just west of the Patillas Airport, and drivers can simply take Expresso Jose Barbosa to the road adjacent to the airport. Taking that road south will lead you right to the beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

The snack bar here is the ultimate convenience if you need a cold drink, or something to hold you over until dinner.

Vacationers can take advantages of picnic tables at this beach, which are perfect for setting up your carry-out food, or just lounging under the sun.

Restrooms are available at Punta Guilarte Beach. Showers are provided for visitors, so you can clean up before leaving.

the area surrounding Punta Guilarte Beach is not near many tourist spots. As such, sweating to obtain an open amenity or service at Punta Guilarte Beach is something that you will not have to do when arriving at the beach, in spite of if it is the most popular time to visit.

What's Nearby


Visitors will find this beach on the South East coast of Puerto Rico; the area is home to other attractions such as El Gran Casino, which is one of the closest attractions.

The beach is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following table contains attractions that are the closest.

Activities and Attractions Near Punta Guilarte Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
El Gran Casino Casino 1.9 mi. N Puerto Rico

Cities and Towns

Punta Guilarte Beach visitors looking for other interesting places to see should think about making the trip to Patillas, because it's close-by and is a particularly bustling part of Puerto Rico. From Punta Guilarte Beach, Patillas is just up the road, roughly a mile and a half (three kilometers).


The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, it depends on many factors: the time of sundown, happy hour, even how many of the nearby hotel rooms have been booked.

Don't anticipate finding any of Puerto Rico's frequently visited resorts and hotels near this beach, but if you're looking to elude throngs of vacationers, the lack of accommodations should be a pleasant sight.


A hot day at the beach will have you craving more than just a cocktail; no beach day is complete until you eat at an area restaurant, where you can dive into Puerto Rico's specialty dishes, within just a few miles of this shoreline. One of the closest restaurants is Cafeteraa Villa Cafe.

Restaurants closest to this beach are shown in the table below.

Restaurants near Punta Guilarte Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Cafeteraa Villa Cafe (787) 847-7413 -- -- -- --
Daaz Rivera Nilsa (787) 271-0466 -- -- -- --
Jam's Pizza (787) 271-2082 Italian Very Casual -- --
La Cocina Del Buen Sabor (787) 271-0414 -- -- -- --
Lein Ceng China (787) 839-8686 Chinese -- -- --
Li Li Jing (787) 839-7654 -- -- -- --
Lordemar Restaurant & Apartment (787) 839-7692 -- -- -- --
Mar Sol Y Luna (787) 839-6866 -- -- -- --
Rene BBQ Patillas (787) 271-4650 American, Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Vieques Cafe (787) 839-9585 -- -- -- --
Arroyo Palace Rest Chino (787) 839-2008 Chinese -- -- --
Calzonez Pizza Pizza (787) 271-3139 Italian -- -- --

Other Beaches

Punta Guilarte Beach is just one of many beaches you can visit in Puerto Rico.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is Pesquera Beach, located within a couple of miles.

Puerto Rico has some unforgettable natural wonders to explore, and paying a visit to Punta Guilarte Beach is just one way you can spend your afternoon.


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