Surfer's Beach

With a name like Surfer's Beach, it should come as no surprise that this is considered one of the areas best surfing beaches. But while some local waters are a little too rough for beginners, this one is great for all skill levels.

Situated in the vicinity of Aguadilla, Surfer's Beach is on the West-Northwest coast of Puerto Rico. You should think about stopping by regardless of whether you're staying in the immediate vicinity.

How to Access The Beach
To access Surfer's Beach, take Route 107 from Ramey Air Base. Turn on Cliff Road and pass Surf Zone, then turn left at the metal gate at then end of the road. Drive down the hill and you'll find the beach's parking lot.

Amenities and Ambiance

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Found on the West-Northwest coast of Puerto Rico; it will be near other attractions like Ocean Casino, which is pretty close, so tourists could take a cab or probably walk to this attraction.

Historical attractions such as Mayaguez Memorial offer a wonderful compliment to the scenery of Surfer's Beach, plus they allow vacationers to learn more about Puerto Rico, without having to go too far from the beach. As a matter of fact, this coast is some ways off, but, if you've got a car, it's not a bad trip from this destination of historical interest.

Beaches are one type of attraction you can visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are nearby.

Activities and Attractions Near Surfer's Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Ocean Casino Casino 0.3 S Puerto Rico
Punta Borinquen Golf Club Golf Course 1.1 SW Puerto Rico
Borinquen Golf Club Golf Course 1.6 SSW Puerto Rico
Point Borinquen Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.4 SW Puerto Rico
Las Cascadas Water Park Amusement/Theme Park 4.6 S Puerto Rico

Cities and Towns

Nearby, you'll find the town of Aguadilla, which is an interesting area that brings together the quietude of the Caribbean and the urbanization of city life. From the beach, Aguadilla is a car ride off, about five miles (eight and a half kilometers) away.

Hotels

The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, it depends on many factors: the time of sundown, happy hour, even how many people have booked nearby hotels. You can typically expect to share the sand with more than a few other guests who are staying close by.

Vacationers will find a fairly good assortment of hotel and resort options to choose from in the area surrounding Surfer's Beach. The closest of which are listed in the table below.

Accommodations near Surfer's Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Courtyard By Marriott Aguadilla 0.3 mi. S Hotel
Hotel Parador La Cima 1.7 mi. E Hotel
Villa Montaña Beach Resort 2.4 mi. E Resort
Hotel el Faro 3.1 mi. SSW Hotel
Hotel Villa Forin 3.2 mi. S Hotel
Ocean Front Hotel & Resturaunt 4.0 mi. E Hotel
El Pedregal 4.1 mi. S Lodge
Hotel Cielo Mar 4.2 mi. S Hotel
Parador Villas del Mar Hau 5.0 mi. E Hotel
JB Hidden Village 9.3 mi. SSW Hotel

Food

One of the best ways to round off a laid-back trek to the beach is to eat at an area restaurant, where you can sample the local chefs' favorite dishes, within a reachable distance. RB Restaurant is one of the closest eateries. The restaurant offers a menu of International food. Some guests will choose to take a cab here, while others will want to walk since it's just a short distance away.

The following table lists nearby dining options.

Restaurants near Surfer's Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
RB Restaurant (787) 658-8000 International Informal 0.3 mi. S
One Ten Thai (787) 890-0113 Asian, Thai Informal 1.7 mi. E
Nomadas Restaurant & Bar (787) 890-3256 International -- 1.7 mi. E
Eclipse Restaurant (787) 872-9554 International Informal 2.4 mi. E
El Meson Sandwiches Cam El Mango (787) 882-2702 American Very Casual 2.9 mi. S
Ocean Front Restaurant (787) 872-0444 Caribbean Fine Dining 4.0 mi. E

Other Beaches

There are multiple beaches to discover in Puerto Rico, of course, so if Surfer's Beach doesn't suit you, you can still find a great spot.

You might also want to visit Crash Boat Beach, located three and a half miles away.

Puerto Rico has plenty to offer its visitors, and paying a visit to Surfer's Beach is just one way you can spend your afternoon.

 

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