What's Located Around Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel

The active and pretty beaches in Puerto Rico are undoubtedly some of the most relaxing (or active!) spots that you'll find on the island.

Therefore, most guests are delighted that this property is right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go far to enjoy the most popular feature in the area. The beach on this property provides a wonderful amount of harmony concerning population; it is situated not far from popular sites in Puerto Rico, and still maintains a presence that isn't overtly crowded or hectic.

Nearby Beaches

Steps Beach

Obviously, since Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel sits directly on Steps Beach, sun bathing 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 vacationers who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Rincón of the Seas
Beach Distance Direction Location
Rincon Beach 1.2 NNW Rincón
Tres Palmas Beach 1.3 NW Rincón
Dogman's Beach 1.9 NW 1.8 mi. Northwest of Rincón
Pistons Beach 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
Pointe Beach 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
Trampa Beach 2.8 NNW 2.6 mi. North-Northwest of Rincón
Pool's Beach 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
Municipal Beach 4.4 NE 4.2 mi. Northeast of Rincón

Rincon Beach is closest to these accommodations. 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 it has bathrooms on-site for your convenience.

If instead you're looking for an enjoyable secluded beach, Maria's could be just what the doctor ordered. 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. It can be found only a quick hike away.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are curious about what's nearby might like to know how far away the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel is situated in the heart of Rincón.

The areas found closest to Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Aguada 5.3 NE
Anasco 7.9 ESE
downtown Aguadilla 9.4 NE
Aguadilla 9.6 NE
La Soledad 9.7 SE
Moca 10.1 ENE
Mayagüez 11.4 SE
downtown Mayaguez 11.5 SE
Hato Arriba 14.4 E

Nearby Attractions

Mayaguez Zoo

Visitors in search of plenty of activities during their stay in Puerto Rico will quickly learn that Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel is in a great location for being active. There are even a few attractions that are very close by the resort, such as Tres Palmas Marine Reserve and Punta Higuero Lighthouse. Both of these are excellent for tourists lodging at Rincón of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel, but the closest is Tres Palmas Marine Reserve.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those named in the following table.

Attractions Near Rincón of the Seas
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Tres Palmas Marine Reserve 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
Punta Algarrobo Park 8.8 SE 2.6 mi. Northwest of Mayagüez
Punta Boca Morena Park 10.1 SE Mayagüez
Mayaguez Memorial Historical Site 10.9 SE Mayagüez
Parque Del Litoral Park 10.9 SE Mayagüez
Point Borinquen Lighthouse Lighthouse 11.8 NNE 3.6 mi. North of Aguadilla
Parque Suau Park 11.1 SE Mayagüez
Mayaguez Zoo Zoo 11.2 SE Mayagüez
Patriot's Park Park 11.3 SE Mayagüez
Plaza Colón Park 11.5 SE Downtown Mayaguez
Plaza José De Diego Park 11.6 SE Mayagüez
Parque Luis Munoz Rivera Park 12.0 SE Mayagüez

If you're looking for somewhere a little different to visit, 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.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing a place to stay, it is sometimes smart to learn more about nearby accommodations as a way to get a feel for the area. You will be able to find no shortage of other destinations to look at nearby, as this portion of Puerto Rico offers guests a terrific selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. Learn about all of the region's hotel booking options by viewing the table below.

Accommodations near Rincón of the Seas
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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
Sole Beach Club Inn 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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