What's Near Yunque Mar

Lots of people make plans to visit Puerto Rico knowing that they'll get to see the spectacular beaches that the region is so proud of.

If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Yunque Mar has what you need. This site is set along the water, so tourists can spend all of their time in the sun if that will make them happy.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since Yunque Mar is located right on Fortuna Playa, hanging out at the beach 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 vacationers who are willing to venture off site, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to read 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

The most convenient option is Luquillo Public Beach. 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 the amenities available include bathrooms and showers.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are curious to know about what is close by might want to know how many miles the nearest town or city is from their location. Yunque Mar is located in Fortuna, a neighborhood in the vicinity of Fajardo; it is a mile and a half (three kilometers) to the west of Luquillo.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Yunque Mar:

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

While there may not be too many attractions within close proximity to the hotel, you will still find Bosque Estatal De Piñones, which is one of the closest ones.

This option and more are detailed in the following table:

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 a place where you can while away some free time, Bosque Estatal De Piñones might be a good choice. 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

Getting details about nearby booking options is sometimes an easy way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. Though you'll only find a handful of additional hotel and resort options right around Yunque Mar, the tranquil surroundings here ensure that it's an ideal option for travelers looking to enjoy a peaceful getaway. However, you will still be able to locate more accommodations by going out a few more miles. Learn what you need to know about all the surrounding area's booking options by viewing the following table.

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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