Seven Seas Beach

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Seven Seas Beach is a popular beach for snorkeling around the coral reefs, water sports, and camping in the sand (with a permit). Several nearby islets provide even more opportunities for fantastic snorkeling and local hotels and tour operators give guided land tours.

Situated in Las Croabas, Seven Seas Beach is on the East coast of Puerto Rico. You might want to drop by regardless of whether you're staying very close. Perhaps Seven Seas Beach is a favorite among travelers because it's a beach which rarely gets too crowded, but it's not totally void of people either.

How to Access The Beach
Seven Seas Beach is located off Carretera Cabezas de San Juan.

Amenities and Ambiance

Seven Seas Beach is a white sand public beach located near the town of Fajardo. The clear shallow water is teeming with vibrant tropical fish and coral reefs and is protected by offshore reefs. Trade winds blow across the water.

If you're suddenly hungry or thirsty, the concession stand at Seven Seas Beach is the ultimate convenience. You may also have the option to order lunch from one of the local vendors who are typically found at this location.

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

For your convenience, restrooms are available at Seven Seas Beach. Fortunately, showers are provided, so you can clean off the sand before hitting more attractions. This beach draws locals and tourists to is sandy white shores and there's usually always somebody around, even campers at night.

Don't forget that the area surrounding Seven Seas Beach is rather congested, which means you may find many people vying for the use of the same amenities.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Beachgoers will find Seven Seas Beach on the East coast of Puerto Rico; it will be near other attractions like Las Cabezas de San Juan Nature Reserve, which is a mile to the northeast.

If you want to learn more about the history of Puerto Rico, there are nearby attractions where you can learn about their culture and traditions. One attraction of this sort is Fuerte San Geronimo, which is 30 and a half miles away.

Beaches are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following table contains attractions that are the closest.

Activities and Attractions Near Seven Seas Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Las Cabezas de San Juan Nature Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.0 NE Puerto Rico
Fero de las Cabezas de San Juan Lighthouse Lighthouse 1.1 NE Puerto Rico
Parque Damaso Rivera Park 7.2 W Puerto Rico
Wyndham Rio Mar Casino Casino 8.2 W Puerto Rico
Rio Mar Country Club River Course Golf Course 8.4 W Puerto Rico

Cities and Towns

Seven Seas Beach is very close to Fajardo, so exploring the city is a convenient option. Guests visiting Seven Seas Beach who are seeking a little additional excitement might think about checking out Fajardo, because it's not far away and is a particularly busy area of Puerto Rico. From the beach, Fajardo isn't far off, roughly two and a half miles (four and a half kilometers).

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter a lot of other visitors will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. At this beach, you can expect to encounter quite a few vacationers who are staying in the area.

You'll find a reasonably varied selection of hotels which can be reached in the car. A few of the more convenient possibilities can be viewed in the list below.

Accommodations near Seven Seas Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
El Conquistador Resort 0.9 S Resort
Suenos del Mar Vacation Rental 1.8 S Villa complex
Pena Mar Villa Resort 1.9 S Villa complex

Food

A hot day at the beach will have you craving more than just a cocktail; no beach day is complete until you eat at a local restaurant, where you can sample the local chefs' favorite dishes, within just a few miles of this shoreline. One of the closest restaurants is The House of Pastelillos. This restaurant offers both Caribbean and Latin American dishes on the menu. They also specialize in hamburgers and seafood.

The following table provides a list of dining options near this beach.

Restaurants near Seven Seas Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
The House of Pastelillos (787) 268-2222 Caribbean, Latin American Very Casual 0.3 mi. SW
Las Vistas (787) 655-7053 Caribbean, Vegan Very Casual 0.5 mi. SE
Calizo Seafood Restaurant (787) 863-3664 Caribbean, Creole Informal 0.6 mi. SW
El Varadeo Seaside Grill (787) 860-2662 American, Creole Very Casual 1.6 mi. S
Varadero Restaurant (787) 275-3399 -- -- 2.1 mi. S
Star Fish Restaurant (787) 860-6000 Caribbean Informal 2.6 mi. S
The Blue Iguana Mexican Grill & Bar (787) 860-6000 Mexican Very Casual 2.6 mi. S
Cafeteria Lucero (787) 801-0155 -- -- 2.7 mi. SSW
Costa Mia (787) 801-5400 Creole Very Casual 2.7 mi. SSW
Cremaldi Ice Cream (787) 801-1770 -- -- 2.7 mi. SSW
Cyber Pizza (787) 860-4215 Italian -- 2.7 mi. SSW
Domino's Fajardo (787) 863-3131 Italian Very Casual 2.7 mi. SSW

Other Beaches

Puerto Rico has several beautiful beaches, so perhaps you can explore more than one.

Another location you may want to try is Las Croabas Beach, which is located three quarters of a mile to the southeast.

While the area offers plenty of picturesque views and exciting attractions, Seven Seas Beach is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.

 

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