The inviting beaches in Puerto Rico are touted as some of the most anticipated tourist sites in the region. Luckily, Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel is situated right on the water and sand, so you won't need to go very far to enjoy the most popular feature in the area. Close to many of the popular spots of Puerto Rico, but without being in a congested area, this property offers a good location to take advantage of water and land activities. The beach by this location is not as crowded as others in the area.
Of course, since Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel is positioned directly on Steps Beach, relaxing on the sand 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 are willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. 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||9.2 mi. South West of Aguadilla|
|Corcega Beach||2.5||SSE||9.0 mi. Northwest of Mayagüez|
|2.6||NW||2.4 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|Indicators||2.6||NW||9.1 mi. South West of Aguadilla|
|Domes Beach||2.7||NNW||9.0 mi. South West of Aguadilla|
|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||8.1 mi. South West of Aguadilla|
|Playa Higuero||2.9||N||7.8 mi. South West of Aguadilla|
|4.4||NE||4.2 mi. Northeast of Rincón|
One of the most convenient options is Rincon Beach. 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. You won't have to cut your time at Rincon Beach short, since it has bathrooms on-site for your convenience.
If you're looking for a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Maria's could be a better choice for you. 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 located just a short hike off.
Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your resort can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel can be found near the heart of Rincón.
The areas found closest to Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel are listed below.
Vacationers who want to enjoy plenty of activities while visiting Puerto Rico will find that Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel is in a great location for being active. There are even a few attractions within a short distance of the resort, for instance, Punta Higuero Lighthouse. Each attraction is perfect for visitors at Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel, but the closest is .and
Still more attractions, within the vicinity of the lodging, are listed in the following table.
|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|
|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 somewhere interesting to go, Punta Higuero Lighthouse might be just right for you. 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 choosing a place to stay, it is often helpful to learn more about nearby lodging options as a means to get a feel for the region. You can find plenty of additional places to look at before coming to a decision, as this portion of Puerto Rico is home to an exceptional range of hotels and resorts to pick from. The table that follows lists all the lodging options available in the area.
|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||--||--||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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