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 in El Combate, Combate Beach is on the South West coast of Puerto Rico. You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying in the vicinity. Those of you who spend part of the afternoon at this beach can have a relaxing time without sacrificing the chance to meet new people.

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.

Whether you're eating lunch or just a snack at, you'll appreciate the available picnic tables.

This beach has public restrooms——something you'll appreciate if you spend more than a couple of hours here.

Tourist that are hoping to enjoy the amenities and services extended at this beach, will like this news; Combate Beach is located in an area which is rarely overpopulated. Because of this, fighting to find an unclaimed convenience while at the beach is not a scenario that you will have to do very often, despite what time it is.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Combate Beach is on the South West coast of Puerto Rico; it will be near other attractions like Cabo Rojo Lighthouse, which is three and a half miles away.

If you want to learn more about the history of Puerto Rico, some of the nearby attractions offer a historical perspective of the country. One of the closest attractions of this sort is Mayaguez Memorial, which is 16 and a half miles to the north.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run low on things to do. The following table contains a list of the closest attractions.

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 nearest area in Puerto Rico to Combate Beach is El Combate. El Combate is in an area with plenty of worthwhile sites, while still remaining less developed and congested as some other places.

Hotels

The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, it depends on several things: the season, the weather, even how many people have booked rooms nearby. There aren't many major hotels in the immediate vicinity, but it's often visited by guests staying at the few small lodgings in the area.

Though there aren't many places to stay nearby, the closest ones are shown in the table below.

Accommodations near Combate Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Bahía Salinas Beach Resort & Spa 2.1 SE Hotel
Wildflowers 4.2 NE Hotel
Boqueron Beach Hotel 7.1 NNE Hotel

Food

If during your visit you start getting hungry, the area around this beach has plenty to offer, so you won't have to wander too far from the sea. Agua al Cuello is one of the closest eateries. The restaurant serves both Creole and eclectic menu items. They also specialize in seafood. Some guests will choose to take a cab here, while others will want to walk 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

Visitors looking for a beach that's right for them will have plenty of other choices in Puerto Rico besides Combate Beach.

Another location you might enjoy is Bahia Sucia Beach, which is in a pretty active location. You'll find it three miles to the south-southeast. If you were hoping to find a tranquil beach scene with few crowds, Manglillos Beach may be a good choice. You'll find it a little ways away, but is well within reach if you've got a car.

Vacationers may also want to visit Boqueròn Beach, located four miles to the northeast. 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.

Of course, Puerto Rico has hundreds of natural wonders to discover, but Combate Beach is both a beautiful natural attraction, and a fun hangout spot.

 

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