Bainairo Beach

Set on Puerto Rico's south coast, Bainairo Beach is easily accessed from the coastal highway, which runs so close to the shore that it's almost criminal. This is a busy, crowded area of town, so if you're looking for a beach for people watching and meeting locals, this is the place for you.

Positioned on the island of Puerto Rico, Bainairo Beach is on the South West coast of the island, You might want even if you are not staying in the vicinity. Travelers who make a stop at this beach can make the most of their relaxation time without having to wander too far from civilization.

How to Access The Beach

Bainairo Beach is located off Highway 2.

Amenities and Ambiance

Bainairo Beach is backed by a collection of buildings cramped together along the shore, and not far behind that a busy main road. The beach features white colored sand and turquoise waters.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot.

What's Nearby


Visitors will find this beach on the South West coast of Puerto Rico; it will be near other attractions like Holiday Inn Ponce Casino, which is one of the closest attractions to visit.

If you want to discover more interesting facts about the history of Puerto Rico, some of the nearby attractions offer a historical perspective of the country. For example, you might enjoy a visit to Centro Historico, which is one of the closest historical destinations to Bainairo Beach.

With the choice of exciting activities nearby, you'll never run out of things to do. The closest attractions are found in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Bainairo Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Holiday Inn Ponce Casino Casino 1.1 E Puerto Rico
Abolition Monument Monument 5.4 ENE Puerto Rico
Cruceta El Vigia Monument 5.4 NE Puerto Rico
Museo de Arte de Ponce Museum 5.4 ENE Puerto Rico
Museo Castillo Serralles Museum 5.4 NE Puerto Rico

Cities and Towns

Tourists at Bainairo Beach who are hoping to find further attractions might want to think about going to Ponce, which is close-by and is a particularly busy area of Puerto Rico.


How many other people you encounter at Bainairo Beach will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. You can typically expect to see a fair amount of visitors from lodgings in the area.

Guests will find a decent range of hotel options to choose from in the area around Bainairo Beach. The most convenient of which have been listed below.

Accommodations near Bainairo Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Quality Inn El Tuque 0.7 E Hotel
Holiday Inn Ponce & Tropical Casino 1.1 E Hotel
Pichi's Hotel & Convention Center 2.8 NW Hotel


When you start craving an afternoon snack, this beach has many nearby restaurants, and you don't have to go far from the sea. Pito's Seafood Cafe & Restaurant is one of the closest eateries. This restaurant has Caribbean food. They also specialize in seafood. You and your group can get to this restaurant and start eating in just a few minutes as it's only a short distance away.

Restaurants closest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Restaurants near Bainairo Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Pito's Seafood Cafe & Restaurant (787) 841-4977 Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Tanama Restaurant (787) 844-1200 International Very Casual 1.1 mi. E
Popeye's Ponce Mall (787) 978-2444 American Very Casual 4.1 mi. ENE
Subway Ponce Mall (787) 385-5119 American Very Casual 4.2 mi. ENE
La Pagoda Cream (787) 844-4030 Chinese, Creole -- 4.2 mi. ENE
Pizzeria Hot Bite (787) 290-3322 Italian -- 4.2 mi. ENE
Ponce Mall Snackbar (787) 840-5750 Snackbar Very Casual 4.2 mi. ENE
Ponce Internet Cafe -- -- -- 4.2 mi. ENE
La Ceiba (787) 970-0668 Eclectic Informal -- --
Cold Stone Creamery Ponce (787) 290-3400 International Very Casual 4.5 mi. E

Other Beaches

Travelers searching for the perfect beach in Puerto Rico will have lots of options besides Bainairo Beach.

You may also like Ponce Beach, a popular beach beloved by tourists. If it's a bit of peace and quiet you're after, Playa de Ponce is an area removed from some more heavily-traveled spots.

You may also want to consider La Guancha, one of the many great Puerto Rico beach sites.

While Puerto Rico has many alluring attractions, Bainairo Beach is both a beautiful natural attraction, and a fun hangout spot.


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