The active and pretty beaches in Puerto Rico are touted by locals as some of the most enjoyable sights that the island has to offer.
Visitors love that Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn is directly on the water, so you won't have to go out of the way to enjoy the pleasant coast.
Obviously, since Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn is located directly on Sandy Beach, laying out in the sun is a popular pastime here. Sandy Beach is more of a surfer's haven than swimmers paradise. Large waves year round make Sandy beach one of the top Surfer destinations in Puerto Rico. For guests who want to venture farther away, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to learn more:
|Playa Higuero||0.2||E||2.7 mi. North of Rincón|
|0.6||W||2.6 mi. North-Northwest of Rincón|
|0.9||W||2.6 mi. North-Northwest of Rincón|
|Domes Beach||1.0||WSW||2.5 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|Indicators||1.1||WSW||2.4 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|1.2||WSW||2.4 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|Maria's||1.2||SW||2.2 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|1.3||SW||2.0 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|1.4||SW||1.8 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|Tres Palmas Beach||1.8||S||Rincón|
|2.9||E||4.2 mi. Northeast of Rincón|
|Espinar Beach||4.9||ENE||3.2 mi. South West of Aguadilla|
The closest one is Playa Higuero. Often called "Little Malibu," Playa Higuera is home of some of the best waves for surfing in Puerto Rico -- in fact, world-class surfing competitions are often held on these shores. Though the waves are too rough to be conducive to swimming, staking your claim in the sand to watch surfers do what they do best can make for an enjoyable morning on the beach.
If you're looking for plenty of sand, surf and seclusion, Indicators is an alternative worth considering. Indicators Beach is located on the western tip of Puerto Rico, just south of Lighthouse Park. This beach has rough waters that make it less than ideal for swimmers, but surfing and beach combing are popular pastimes here.
Visitors who are curious about the area's important features might want to find out how far—or near—the neighboring town or city is from their location. Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn is located on the island of Puerto Rico, it's to the north of Rincón.
The table below lists some of the areas near Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn.
Travelers in need of a fun agenda during their trip to Puerto Rico will quickly learn that Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn is in a great location for being active. You'll even find a handful of attractions located very near to the hotel, like Punta Higuero Lighthouse. Both of these are perfect for vacationers staying at Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn, but the closest is .and
To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are listed in the table below.
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.8||S||Rincón|
|Punta Higuero Lighthouse||Lighthouse||1.2||SW||2.4 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|Maritime Museum||Museum||1.2||SW||2.4 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|Caribbean Cinemas - Aguadilla||Movie Theater||8.0||ENE||Aguadilla|
|Park||11.3||SSE||2.6 mi. Northwest of Mayagüez|
|Parque Del Litoral||Park||13.5||SE||Mayagüez|
|Point Borinquen Lighthouse||Lighthouse||9.6||NE||3.6 mi. North of Aguadilla|
|Parque Luis Munoz Rivera||Park||14.4||SE||Mayagüez|
|Desecheo National Wildlife Refuge||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||14.7||W||15.5 mi. West of Rincón|
If you're looking for somewhere interesting to go, Punta Higuero Lighthouse is an alternative worth considering. 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.
Finding details about nearby hotel booking possibilities is oftentimes a great means of getting a feel for the surrounding area. You'll find no shortage of additional properties to consider nearby, as this portion of Puerto Rico houses a terrific selection of resorts and hotels to pick from. The table that follows provides a list of all the booking options you can find in the surrounding area.
|Casa Isleña Inn||0.1||ENE||2.7 mi. North of Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|Punta Taino Guest House||--||--||2.6 mi. North of Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|Casa Verde Hotel||--||--||2.6 mi. North of Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|Lazy Parrot Inn||0.7||S||1.9 mi. North of Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|The English Rose Bed & Breakfast Inn||--||--||1.9 mi. North of Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|--||--||2.1 mi. Northwest of Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|Blue Boy Inn||--||--||Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|The Pineapple Inn Rincon||--||--||Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|Parador Villa Antonio||--||--||Rincón, Puerto Rico|
|Tres Sirenas Beach Inn||2.8||S||Rincón, Puerto Rico|
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