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.
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:
|Playa Higuero||0.2||E||7.8 mi. South West of Aguadilla|
|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||9.0 mi. South West of Aguadilla|
|Indicators||1.1||WSW||9.1 mi. South West of Aguadilla|
|1.2||WSW||2.4 mi. Northwest of Rincón|
|Maria's||1.2||SW||9.2 mi. South West of Aguadilla|
|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|
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.
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:
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 Punta Higuero Lighthouse. Each of these attractions is exceptional for tourists at Tamboo Beside the Pointe Inn, but the nearest is .and
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.
|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|
|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 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.
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.
|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|
|--||--||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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