People visiting this section of Puerto Rico almost always enjoy a visit to one of their wonderful beaches. Many vacationers choose Howard Johnson Ponce because it really does offer a good blend of seclusion and convenience. While you're not likely to encounter big crowds in this area, some nice, nearby beaches are not too far away.
Each of the places adorning the coast of Puerto Rico have their own personalities; even subtle characteristics could make the difference between a relaxing time on the sand, and an unprepared visit. The two beaches that are closest to Howard Johnson Ponce are La Guancha and Playa de Ponce.
La Guancha is closest to these accommodations. Bear in mind that this beach is a reasonable traveling distance off, so you won't have any excuse to miss out one of the area's best places for enjoying the shore. La Guancha Beach is not one of Puerto Rico's more popular beaches for swimming, but it is a great place for strolling and socializing. The boardwalk here is filled with kiosks selling food, drinks, and souvenirs, and salsa music blares throughout, making it a fun and lively environment.
Guests who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what's nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the closest neighboring city or town is from the property. Howard Johnson Ponce is located in Mercedita, along the eastern outskirts of Ponce.
The table below lists some of the areas near Howard Johnson Ponce.
Travelers who prefer to stay active and on-the-go during their trip to Puerto Rico will find that Howard Johnson Ponce is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. As a matter of fact, this section of Ponce has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, including Museo de Arte de Ponce. The nearest attraction of the three is ., , and
There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those listed in the table below.
|Monument||2.4||W||0.3 mi. Southeast of Ponce|
|Movie Theater||2.5||WSW||1.4 mi. South-Southeast of Ponce|
|Museo de Arte de Ponce||Museum||2.4||W||Downtown Ponce|
|Centro Historico||Historical Site||2.4||W||Downtown Ponce|
|Casa Alcaldia||Historical Site||2.5||W||Downtown Ponce|
|Parque De Bombas||Historical Site||2.5||W||Downtown Ponce|
|Historical Site||2.4||W||Downtown Ponce|
|Ponce History Museum||Museum||2.4||W||Downtown Ponce|
|Museum Of Puerto Rican Music||Museum||2.3||W||Downtown Ponce|
|Museo Francisco Pancho Coimbre||Museum||2.2||W||Downtown Ponce|
|Movie Theater||4.1||W||1.6 mi. West-Southwest of Ponce|
|Museo Castillo Serralles||Museum||2.9||W||0.7 mi. North of Ponce|
|Cruceta El Vigia||Monument||3.0||W||0.7 mi. North of Ponce|
|Tibes Indian Ceremonial Center||Historical Site||3.9||NW||2.5 mi. North of Ponce|
|Park||4.6||N||5.2 mi. Northeast of Ponce|
|Hacienda Buena Vista||Historical Site||7.4||NW||5.8 mi. North-Northwest of Ponce|
|Bosque Estatal De Cerrillos||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||5.8||N||6.1 mi. North-Northeast of Ponce|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||8.6||SSE||10.1 mi. Southeast of Ponce|
|Bosque Estatal De Toro Negro||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||10.4||N||10.8 mi. North-Northeast of Ponce|
|Park||14.6||W||8.3 mi. East-Northeast of Guánica|
|Park||11.2||NE||12.9 mi. Northeast of Ponce|
|Casa Canales Museum||Museum||14.1||N||10.3 mi. East-Southeast of Utuado|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.3||N||11.5 mi. East-Southeast of Utuado|
If you're on the lookout for an interesting place to visit,is an alternative worth considering. With new releases every week, Caribbean Cinemas is always busy with people who can't wait to disengage from life for a few hours and simply enjoy the latest movie release.
Learning about nearby lodging possibilities is oftentimes a good means of getting a better feel for the area as whole. Although you might only find a few other resort and hotel options right around Howard Johnson Ponce, the quiet surroundings here make it a pleasant choice for visitors looking to enjoy a peaceful getaway. Be that as it may, you can still encounter other accommodations by heading a few miles out. See the table below for complete details about the lodging options that are available close-by.
|Hotel Meliá||2.3||W||Downtown Ponce, Puerto Rico|
|Ramada Ponce||2.5||W||Downtown Ponce, Puerto Rico|
|Hotel Belgica||2.5||W||Downtown Ponce, Puerto Rico|
|Hilton Ponce Golf & Casino Resort||3.0||SW||2.8 mi. South-Southeast of Ponce, Puerto Rico|
|Holiday Inn Ponce & Tropical Casino||6.5||WSW||4.1 mi. South West of Ponce, Puerto Rico|
|Quality Inn El Tuque||--||--||4.7 mi. South West of Ponce, Puerto Rico|
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