Pesquera Beach

A favorite among locals on the weekend, Pasquera Beach is located near rental villas and has parking, but there are no restrooms associated with this stretch of sand. Where they do shine is the atmosphere, as strains of local music can be heard from the kiosks that line the shore.

Located on the southeastern side of the island of Puerto Rico, You should consider dropping by even if you aren't staying particularly close by. Pesquera Beach may be one of the few active beaches in Puerto Rico that's never too crowded. If you prefer to avoid Puerto Rico's quiet, secluded beaches, but don't want to compete with other beachgoers for a spot, this beach might be the perfect spot to spend a few hours.

Amenities and Ambiance

Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline.

If you happen to prefer shores that bring guests an angelic place to escape, then you should enjoy Pesquera Beach; it's tucked away in a more natural part of Puerto Rico.

What's Nearby


This pleasant stretch of sand known as Pesquera Beach is on the South East coast of Puerto Rico. It is near El Gran Casino, which is one of a number of local attractions.

If you want to learn more about the history of Puerto Rico, many sites offer unique historical perspectives on the area. One of the nearest historical attractions is Fuerte San Geronimo, which is 34 and a half miles to the north.

The beach is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following table contains attractions that are the closest.

Activities and Attractions Near Pesquera Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
El Gran Casino Casino 2.7 NW Puerto Rico
Punta Tuna Lighthouse Lighthouse 6.9 E Puerto Rico
Manualidades El Arte Art Gallery 7.9 W Puerto Rico
El Legado Golf Club Golf Course 13.0 W Puerto Rico
Wyndham Garden Casino Casino 14.9 NE Puerto Rico

Cities and Towns

Tourists at Pesquera Beach who are hoping to find other interesting places to see might want to think about checking out Patillas, since it's nearby and is an especially active area of Puerto Rico. From Pesquera Beach, Patillas isn't far off, about two and a half miles (four and a half kilometers).


How many other people you encounter at Pesquera Beach will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. Pesquera Beach is not near very many major hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests staying at some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Although you won't find very many hotels nearby, those accommodations closest to Pesquera Beach can be seen in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Pesquera Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Caribbean Paradise Hotel -- -- Hotel
Caribe Playa Beach Resort 3.6 mi. E Hotel


One of the tastiest ways to compliment a balmy beach afternoon is to visit a nearby restaurant, where you can get a taste of the local fare, within just a few miles of this shoreline. One of the closest places to eat is Cafeteraa Villa Cafe.

Nearby restaurant options are provided in the following table.

Restaurants near Pesquera Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Cafeteraa Villa Cafe (787) 847-7413 -- -- -- --
Daaz Rivera Nilsa (787) 271-0466 -- -- -- --
Jam's Pizza (787) 271-2082 Italian Very Casual -- --
La Cocina Del Buen Sabor (787) 271-0414 -- -- -- --
Lein Ceng China (787) 839-8686 Chinese -- -- --
Li Li Jing (787) 839-7654 -- -- -- --
Lordemar Restaurant & Apartment (787) 839-7692 -- -- -- --
Mar Sol Y Luna (787) 839-6866 -- -- -- --
Rene BBQ Patillas (787) 271-4650 American, Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Vieques Cafe (787) 839-9585 -- -- -- --
Sea View Terrace Restaurant (787) 839-6339 Latin American Informal 3.6 mi. E
Arroyo Palace Rest Chino (787) 839-2008 Chinese -- -- --

Other Beaches

Needless to say, Pesquera Beach isn't the only beach worth visitng in Puerto Rico.

Another sun-drenched spot to consider is La Playa Guardarraya, which is located three miles to the east.

Of course, there is much more to do besides lounge on the sand in Puerto Rico, but visiting Pesquera Beach or the other beautiful beaches in the area can make your time in Puerto Rico even more memorable.


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