What's Located Around Yunque Mar

Often, travelers plan to come to Puerto Rico just to experience the spectacular beaches that the region is famous for.

Visitors love that Yunque Mar is directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go out of the way to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Yunque Mar is located right on Fortuna Playa, relaxing at the water's edge is a popular pastime at this property. Fortuna Playa is what many would call a "local beach." The area is frequented by locals, and not very well kept, yet still remains a beauty in the grand scheme of things. For those who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the following names to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Yunque Mar
Beach Distance Direction Location
Luquillo Public Beach 1.6 E Playa Azul
Luquillo Beach 2.2 E Rio Sabana
Coco Beach 4.6 WNW 3.6 mi. East-Southeast of Loiza

Luquillo Public Beach is the one that's nearest to the hotel. Water sports, equipment rentals, camping, and souvenir and food vendors are all available to the public at this beach. Lining the entrance to the beach, visitors will find numerous brightly colored stands offering all sorts of goodies you won't be able to resist. A unique feature to Luquillo Public Beach is its "Sea Without Barriers" program which assists disabled persons with enjoying the water, so everyone can have a great time. You'll be able to enjoy the afternoon for as long as you want, as it will have restrooms and showers for your convenience.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your hotel can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or learning more about the area's art and history. Yunque Mar is located in Fortuna, a neighborhood in the vicinity of Fajardo; it's a mile and a half (three kilometers) to the west of Luquillo.

The areas that are closest to Yunque Mar are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Luquillo Kiosk Zone 0.6 E
Playa Azul 1.6 E
Luquillo 1.8 E
Rio Sabana 2.1 E
Rio Grande 6.2 W
Central Fajardo 6.9 ESE
Bethel Town 7.1 WNW
Fajardo 7.2 ESE
El Yunque National Forest 7.3 SSW

Nearby Attractions

Bosque Estatal De Piñones

Though there are not many attractions within a close distance of the hotel, you can still experience attractions like Bosque Estatal De Piñones, which is one of the closest ones.

For more, check out the nearby attractions below:

Attractions Near Yunque Mar
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Bosque Estatal De Piñones Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.6 W Pinones
La Coca Falls Waterfall -- -- 9.0 mi. South of Loiza
Rainforest Zip Line Zip Line Site -- -- Rio Grande
La Mina Falls Waterfall 6.6 SW 7.4 mi. South West of Luquillo
El Yunque National Forest Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 6.5 SSW 7.1 mi. South West of Luquillo
Juan Diego Falls Waterfall 5.2 SSW 5.8 mi. South West of Luquillo
Parque Damaso Rivera Park 0.3 E 1.4 mi. West of Luquillo
Bosque Estatal De Ceiba Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.7 SE 1.6 mi. Southeast of Fajardo
Parque La Juventud Park 7.8 E Las Croabas
Cayos De La Cordillera Nature Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.9 ESE 2.0 mi. East of Fajardo
Las Cabezas de San Juan Nature Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.1 E 3.7 mi. North-Northeast of Fajardo
Fero de las Cabezas de San Juan Lighthouse Lighthouse 8.3 E 3.8 mi. Northeast of Fajardo
Cayo Diablo National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.1 E 7.9 mi. East of Fajardo

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, Bosque Estatal De Piñones is an alternative worth considering. The park contains a boardwalk that stretches through a dense collection of mangroves. This vital ecosystem to Puerto Rico is home to a number of wildlife that cannot survive in other habits.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning more about nearby lodging possibilities is sometimes an easy means of getting a better feel for the area. Even though you might only find a few additional resort and hotel options right around Yunque Mar, the quiet surroundings here ensure that it's a pleasant option for guests hoping to enjoy a peaceful vacation destination. Nevertheless, vacationers will still be able to encounter other accommodation options by going out a little farther. Learn what you need to know about all of the area's lodging options by checking the table below.

Accommodations near Yunque Mar
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Beach Resort & Spa 0.8 NW 2.5 mi. West-Northwest of Luquillo, Puerto Rico
Luquillo Sunrise Beach Inn 1.9 E Luquillo, Puerto Rico
Gran Melia Golf Resort Puerto Rico 4.0 NW 4.4 mi. East of Loiza, Puerto Rico
Club Melia 4.0 NW 4.4 mi. East of Loiza, Puerto Rico
St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort 7.0 WNW Bethel Town, Puerto Rico
El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort 7.8 E Las Croabas, Puerto Rico
Las Casitas Village, A Waldorf Astoria Resort 7.9 E 1.9 mi. Northeast of Fajardo, Puerto Rico
Fajardo Inn 7.9 ESE Fajardo, Puerto Rico
Ceiba Country Inn 8.6 SSE 4.7 mi. South-Southwest of Fajardo, Puerto Rico
Casa Cubuy Ecolodge 9.0 SSW 8.0 mi. North of Humacao, Puerto Rico

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