The delightful beaches in Puerto Rico are undoubtedly some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that the region has to offer.
Fortunately, Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel is right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go very far to see one of the most naturally beautiful features of the area. Located near many of Puerto Rico's hot spots, but also not in the thick of the crowds this site has a great location to take advantage of both the calming setting, and the enjoyable activities. The beach by this location is usually not too crowded, allowing guests to enjoy a relaxing beach outing.
Naturally, since Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel is positioned directly on Steps Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is one of the main attractions at this property. A part of the Tres Palmas Marine Reserve, Steps Beach is one of the best snorkeling beaches in the area starting in mid-April when the rough waters great for surfing become much more manageable by leisurely swimmers. For those who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:
|Tres Palmas Beach||1.3||NW||Rincón|
|1.9||NW||1.8 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|2.2||NW||2.0 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|Maria's||2.4||NW||2.2 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|Corcega Beach||2.5||SSE||9.0 mi. Northwest of Mayagüez|
|2.6||NW||2.4 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|Indicators||2.6||NW||2.4 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|Domes Beach||2.7||NNW||2.5 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|2.8||NNW||2.6 mi. North-Northwest of Rincón|
|2.8||NNW||2.6 mi. North-Northwest of Rincón|
|Sandy Beach||2.8||N||2.6 mi. North of Rincón|
|Playa Higuero||2.9||N||2.7 mi. North of Rincón|
|4.4||NE||4.2 mi. Northeast of Rincón|
Rincon Beach is the one that's nearest to this property. With such a variety of beaches and surf conditions, Rincon is perfect for just about everything. Swim and snorkel in the calm shallow waters, or gather sea shells along the shore. Stay comfortable at here all day if you choose, since there are bathrooms available on-site.
If instead you're interested in a less raucous beach scene, Maria's is an alternative worth considering. If Rincon is the surfing capital of Puerto Rico, than Maria's is the surfing capital of Rincon. During high season, the waves at Maria soar higher and crash harder than anywhere else on the island. You can find it two and a half miles northwest of these accommodations.
Guests who are interested in finding out more about what is close by might like to know how far away the nearby town or city is from their location. Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel is found toward the center of Rincón.
The following table contains a listing of areas near Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel:
Travelers who want to be in the middle of the action while vacationing in Puerto Rico will quickly learn that Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel is an excellent home base for those who want to take advantage of this interesting area. You may especially appreciate those attractions found very close to the resort, such as Punta Higuero Lighthouse. Both of these sites are exceptional for guests lodging at Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel, but the nearest is .and
For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest shown in the table below.
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.3||NW||Rincón|
|Punta Higuero Lighthouse||Lighthouse||2.6||NW||2.4 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|Maritime Museum||Museum||2.6||NW||2.4 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|Caribbean Cinemas - Aguadilla||Movie Theater||9.5||NE||Aguadilla|
|Park||8.8||SE||2.6 mi. Northwest of Mayagüez|
|Parque Del Litoral||Park||10.9||SE||Mayagüez|
|Point Borinquen Lighthouse||Lighthouse||11.8||NNE||3.6 mi. North of Aguadilla|
|Parque Luis Munoz Rivera||Park||12.0||SE||Mayagüez|
If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Punta Higuero Lighthouse might be a good choice. Located in the popular surf town of Rincon, the Punta Higuero Lighthouse was originally built in 1892 and has since aided many a water craft navigate the dangerous waters off the coast of Puerto Rico. Although the lighthouse was damaged in an earthquake in 1918, it was quickly refurbished and stands tall to this day.
When you're deciding where to stay, it can often be smart to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities in order to better understand the region. You can find no shortage of additional properties to think about nearby, as this part of Puerto Rico offers vacationers an excellent range of resorts and hotels to choose from. The following table shows the lodging possibilities available nearby.
|Parador Villa Antonio||--||--||Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|Tres Sirenas Beach Inn||0.1||W||Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|Villa Confresi Hotel||0.1||S||Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|Coconut Palms Inn on the Beach||0.2||S||Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|The Pineapple Inn Rincon||--||--||Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|Blue Boy Inn||1.2||NNW||Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|The English Rose Bed & Breakfast Inn||--||--||1.9 mi. North of Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|Lazy Parrot Inn||2.1||N||1.9 mi. North of Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|2.2||NNW||2.1 mi. Northwest of Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|Horned Dorset Primavera||2.6||SE||2.7 mi. South-Southeast of Rincón, Puerto Rico|
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