Combate Beach

Located in the small fishing village of El Combate, Combate Beach is a favorite amongst locals, especially the younger crowd, and it can be crowded. Still, the family-friendly amenities and calm waters make it worth braving the crowds.

Located on the southwestern edge of El Combate, Combate Beach is on the South West coast of Puerto Rico. You should think about stopping by whether or not you are staying particularly close by. Those searching for a somewhat calm, but somewhat social beach in Puerto Rico should pay a visit to Combate Beach. Generally, it's not an overly popular part of the coast, but it's also not completely secluded.

How to Access The Beach
To access Combate Beach, follow Route 3301 past a restaurant called Annie's Place. Here, you will find a free parking area designated for Combate, flanked by mini markets and food stands.

Amenities and Ambiance

Combate Beach features three miles of golden sand, and calm turquoise waters dotted with fishing boats and other water crafts. There is a small pier from which visitors love to dive into the ocean.

Travelers can take advantage of the available picnic tables, so your food won't get sandy.

Restrooms are available at Combate Beach.

Beach-goers that plan to use the conveniences available at this location, will like this news; Combate Beach happens to be situated in a region which doesn't usually get overcrowded. What this means is that struggling to acquire an open convenience here is not a scenario that you will do often, no matter what time of the day you get there.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Beachgoers will find Combate Beach on the South West coast of Puerto Rico. It is near Cabo Rojo Lighthouse, which is a brief taxi ride away, and it is one of a number of attractions in the region.

If you're interested in learning more about the history of Puerto Rico, you won't have to look hard to find sites boasting the colorful history of the nation. The nearest historical attraction is Mayaguez Memorial, which is some ways off the coast, but it's not a bad trip if you've got a car.

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 Combate Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Cabo Rojo Lighthouse Lighthouse 3.3 SSE Puerto Rico
Lunas Art And Craft Art Gallery 8.5 NNE Puerto Rico
Club Depotivo del Oeste Golf Course 8.6 N Puerto Rico
Museo Historico de Las Piedras Museum 12.5 ENE Puerto Rico
La Parguera Nature Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.4 E Puerto Rico

Cities and Towns

The closest part in Puerto Rico to Combate Beach is El Combate. El Combate is a neat region that strikes a balance between island tranquility and urbanization.

Hotels

The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. There aren't many major hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it can attract guests staying at some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Although you won't find many hotels close-by, the closest ones are shown in the table below.

Accommodations near Combate Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Bahía Salinas Beach Resort & Spa 2.1 mi. SE Hotel
Boqueron Beach Hotel -- -- Hotel
Parador Boquemar -- -- Hotel
Parador Perichi's 9.6 mi. N Hotel

Food

Even after a restful afternoon at the beach, the day isn't truly complete until you visit a local restaurant, where you'll be able to sample the local chefs' favorite dishes, without going too far from the coast. One of the nearest restaurants is Agua al Cuello. This restaurant offers both Creole and eclectic cuisines. They are also known for serving seafood. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant since it's just a little ways away.

The following table lists restaurant options near this shoreline.

Restaurants near Combate Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Agua al Cuello (787) 254-1212 Creole, Eclectic Informal 2.1 mi. SE
Tattoo Cafe (787) 254-3692 Spanish Very Casual -- --
8 Track Bar & Grill (787) 510-5139 Bar and grill -- -- --
Galloway's (787) 254-3302 Eclectic Informal -- --
Pizzeria Lykken (787) 851-6335 International Informal -- --
Roberto's Fish Net (787) 851-6009 Caribbean -- -- --
Simple (787) 635-6334 Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Terramar Restaurant (787) 645-3996 Creole, Spanish Very Casual -- --
The Spot Sandwhiches (787) 254-1434 Creole Very Casual -- --
Miski Mikuna (787) 906-7878 Contemporary, South American Informal 4.4 mi. NE
Pika-Pika Restaurant (787) 851-2440 Mexican Informal 4.4 mi. NE
The Sandbox Custom Burgers Bar And Grill (860) 416-9474 American, International Very Casual 4.4 mi. NE

Other Beaches

Of course, Combate Beach is just one of many beaches you might like in Puerto Rico.

If the vibrant atmosphere of Combate Beach is what you're looking for, you'll want to consider checking out Bahia Sucia Beach, another destination with a good amount of excitement. It is located three miles to the south-southeast. If you're looking for a more secluded beach experience, Manglillos Beach could be a good option for you. It is located definitely within a car's reach.

Another option worth considering is Boqueròn Beach, located four miles away. The quaint and colorful Boqueraan Beach is an enchanting beach full of local culture. There's plenty to do in and out of the water, from watersports to land activities.

Puerto Rico has plenty to offer its visitors, and Combate Beach is just one of the many options.

 

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