What's Near Hotel el Faro

Nearby Beaches

Crash Boat Beach

People vacationing in this part of Puerto Rico typically enjoy a day at one of the beautiful and relaxing beaches. Trevelers seeking a secluded part of Puerto Rico will like the less-crowded location of Hotel el Faro, though it's not too far away from the coast.

Each of the access points along the coast of Puerto Rico have their own personalities; even subtle differences could affect how much time you want to spend there, and what you need to bring. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Hotel el Faro. Click the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Hotel el Faro
Beach Distance Direction Location
Crash Boat Beach 0.7 WSW 2.0 mi. North-Northwest of Aguadilla
Bridges Beach 1.8 S Downtown Aguadilla
The Shacks 1.9 N 4.0 mi. North of Aguadilla
Ruins Beach 1.9 N 4.1 mi. North of Aguadilla
School Yard Beach 2.0 S Downtown Aguadilla
Surfer's Beach 3.1 NNE 5.2 mi. North of Aguadilla
Table Rock Beach 3.3 S Aguadilla
Lucal Beach 3.9 S 2.0 mi. South West of Aguadilla
Espinar Beach 4.8 SSW 3.2 mi. South West of Aguadilla

The closest option is Crash Boat Beach. Bear in mind that this beach is found three quarters of a mile from the hotel, so you won't have any excuse to miss out one of the area's best places for enjoying the shore. The site of a former military port that was used as a jumping off point for rescuing air crews, Crash Boat Beach was aptly named for this history. Some of the pier infrastructure remains from this time, though those who aren't aware of the history call it an eyesore.

If instead you're looking for a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, The Shacks could be a better choice for you. Not far from some major tourist areas, The Shacks has been able to keep a low profile despite its very large beach and relatively easy access. Being located right where the Atlantic Ocean turns into the Caribbean Sea, this beach has a nice hybrid of clear Caribbean Waters and rough Atlantic Waves. You can find it located two miles north of the property.

Nearby Areas

Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your hotel can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Hotel el Faro is located in the vicinity of Aguadilla, in Puerto Rico; it is 2.1 miles to the north of Aguadilla.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Hotel el Faro.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
downtown Aguadilla 2.1 S
Aguadilla 2.1 S
Moca 5.5 SE
Aguada 6.0 SSW
Isabela 9.0 E
Rincón 10.9 SW
Hato Arriba 11.0 SE
Anasco 12.2 S
Potala Pastillo 13.9 SE
Quebradillas 14.4 E

Nearby Attractions


Even though there are just a few attractions within close proximity to the hotel, you can still explore attractions like Gozalandia, which is one of the closest.

The following table can provide more details about nearby attractions:

Attractions Near Hotel el Faro
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Gozalandia Waterfall 13.2 SE 8.2 mi. South-Southwest of Quebradillas
Guajataca State Forest Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.8 E 4.8 mi. South West of Quebradillas
Caribbean Cinemas - Aguadilla Movie Theater 2.5 S Aguadilla
Point Borinquen Lighthouse Lighthouse 1.5 NW 3.6 mi. North of Aguadilla
Tres Palmas Marine Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.7 SW Rincón
Punta Higuero Lighthouse Lighthouse 10.3 SW 2.4 mi. Northwest of Rincón
Maritime Museum Museum 10.3 SW 2.4 mi. Northwest of Rincón

If you're looking for somewhere interesting to go, Gozalandia might be just right for you. Also known as El Charo de la Leche, which means the "pool of milk," Gozalandia is a hidden oasis of three pools connecting one waterfall.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding info about nearby hotel booking possibilities is generally a convenient means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. This section of Puerto Rico plays host to several additional hotel and resort options to pick from, giving readers lots to mull over before reaching a verdict. See the table below to find a complete list of booking options you can find close-by.

Accommodations near Hotel el Faro
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Hotel Villa Forin 0.2 ESE 2.1 mi. North of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
El Pedregal 1.1 S Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
Hotel Cielo Mar 1.1 S Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
Courtyard By Marriott Aguadilla 2.8 NNE 4.9 mi. North of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
Hotel Parador La Cima 3.9 NE 5.6 mi. North-Northeast of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
Villa Montaña Beach Resort 4.7 NE 6.3 mi. North-Northeast of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
Ocean Front Hotel & Resturaunt 6.0 NE 7.3 mi. Northeast of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
JB Hidden Village 6.1 SSW Aguada, Puerto Rico
Parador Villas del Mar Hau 6.9 NE 8.0 mi. Northeast of Aguadilla, Puerto Rico
Casa Isleña Inn 9.0 SW 2.7 mi. North of Rincón, Puerto Rico

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