What's Located Around Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn

The beaches in Puerto Rico are touted as the most-visited attractions on the island. Fortunately, this property is located directly on the water, so you won't have to go very far to try a few beach activities.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn sits directly on Sandy Beach, laying out in the sun is one of the main attractions 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 those who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click on the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Tamboo
Beach Distance Direction Location
Playa Higuero 0.2 E 7.8 mi. South West of Aguadilla
Pool's Beach 0.6 W 2.6 mi. North-Northwest of Rincón
Trampa Beach 0.9 W 2.6 mi. North-Northwest of Rincón
Domes Beach 1.0 WSW 9.0 mi. South West of Aguadilla
Indicators 1.1 WSW 9.1 mi. South West of Aguadilla
Pointe Beach 1.2 WSW 2.4 mi. Northwest of Rincón
Maria's 1.2 SW 9.2 mi. South West of Aguadilla
Pistons Beach 1.3 SW 2.0 mi. Northwest of Rincón
Dogman's Beach 1.4 SW 1.8 mi. Northwest of Rincón
Tres Palmas Beach 1.8 S Rincón
Rincon Beach 1.8 S Rincón
Steps Beach 1.9 S Rincón
Municipal Beach 2.9 E 4.2 mi. Northeast of Rincón
Espinar Beach 4.9 ENE 3.2 mi. South West of Aguadilla

One of the closest picks 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 a beach where you can have a private family outing away from the crowds, Indicators might be worth a visit. 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.

Nearby Areas

Guests who'd like some more information about what else is in the area might want to know how many miles the closest neighboring town or city is from their location. Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn is situated on the island of Puerto Rico, it's to the north of Rincón.

The following table contains a listing of areas near Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Rincón 2.6 S
Aguada 4.3 E
downtown Aguadilla 7.9 NE
Aguadilla 8.0 NE
Moca 9.5 E
Anasco 9.6 SE
La Soledad 11.8 SE
Mayagüez 13.9 SE
downtown Mayaguez 14.0 SE

Nearby Attractions

Mayaguez Zoo

Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn is a great lodging option for active vacationers. There are an abundance of active pursuits to be discovered when exploring near this lodging. There are even a few attractions located very close by the hotel, including Tres Palmas Marine Reserve and Punta Higuero Lighthouse. Each of these attractions is exceptional for tourists at Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn, but the nearest is Tres Palmas Marine Reserve.

If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Tamboo
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Tres Palmas Marine Reserve 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
Punta Algarrobo Park 11.3 SSE 2.6 mi. Northwest of Mayagüez
Punta Boca Morena Park 12.6 SE Mayagüez
Mayaguez Memorial Historical Site 13.4 SE Mayagüez
Parque Del Litoral Park 13.5 SE Mayagüez
Point Borinquen Lighthouse Lighthouse 9.6 NE 3.6 mi. North of Aguadilla
Parque Suau Park 13.6 SE Mayagüez
Mayaguez Zoo Zoo 13.5 SE Mayagüez
Patriot's Park Park 13.7 SE Mayagüez
Plaza Colón Park 14.0 SE Downtown Mayaguez
Plaza José De Diego Park 14.0 SE Mayagüez
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 searching for an enjoyable experience, Punta Higuero Lighthouse is an option 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.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding details about nearby lodging options is oftentimes a great means of getting a feel for the area. Readers can find plenty of other destinations to look at in the vicinity, as this portion of Puerto Rico offers vacationers an exceptional range of hotels and resorts to pick from. View the following table to find full details on the hotel booking options you can find in the area.

Accommodations near Tamboo
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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 -- -- 1.9 mi. North of Rincón, Puerto Rico
Sole Beach Club Inn -- -- 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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