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.

Set in the vicinity of Aguadilla, Surfer's Beach is on the West-Northwest coast of Puerto Rico. You might want whether or not you're staying particularly close by.

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, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location.

What's Nearby

Attractions

You'll find this beach on the West-Northwest coast of Puerto Rico. Ocean Casino is only a short distance away, so tourists could take a cab or probably walk to this attraction, and it is among the popular spots in the area.

If you're intrigued by Puerto Rico's history, you won't have to look hard to find sites boasting the colorful history of the nation. One of the nearest historical attractions is Mayaguez Memorial, which is 20 and a half miles to the south.

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

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

Surfer's Beach is very close to Aguadilla, so walking the city is a definite option. The nearby town of Aguadilla is in an area with plenty of worthwhile sites, while still remaining less developed and congested as some other places. From the coast, Aguadilla is found maybe five miles (eight and a half kilometers) away.

Hotels

The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. At this beach, you can expect to share the sand with more than a few travelers staying at the closest accommodations.

You'll find a reasonably varied selection of hotels within driving distance. A list of the closest options can be viewed in the following table.

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 tastiest ways to compliment a balmy beach afternoon is to walk to a nearby restaurant, where you can get a taste of the local fare, within just a few miles of this shoreline. One of the nearest places to eat is RB Restaurant. This restaurant serves delicious International cuisine. You and your group can get to this restaurant and start eating in just a few minutes since it's just a short distance away.

A list of nearby restaurants is shown in the table below.

Restaurants near Surfer's Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
RB Restaurant (787) 658-8000 International Informal 0.3 mi. S
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
Frijoles Y Chilangas Mexican Restaurant (787) 692-3204 Mexican -- -- --
Ocean Front Restaurant (787) 872-0444 Caribbean Fine Dining 4.0 mi. E

Other Beaches

Travelers who are looking for the ideal beach will have lots of choices besides Surfer's Beach.

Travelers may also want to consider Crash Boat Beach, which is located reasonably close-by, so a short ride in a taxi is a solid choice.

You may find that Surfer's Beach is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in Puerto Rico you might like.

 

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