Bahia Yoye

Many people head to Puerto Rico hoping to spend a day or two set up on a deserted beach, with nothing but the sound of the water lapping ashore to disrupt their peace and quiet. At Bahia Yoye, on the island of Vieques, this dream is made a reality.

Located near the middle of the island of Vieques, Bahia Yoye is on the East coast of the island, You should consider stopping by even if you are not staying particularly close by. Bahia Yoye stands out because it's perfect for escaping the typical tourist haunts. Many of the other beaches in Puerto Rico may be just as refreshing as Bahia Yoye, but tend to be busier since they're found in the most popular parts of town.

How to Access The Beach

Bahia Yoye is one of several bays set off the long, winding road that is Cam Puerto Diablo. Simply follow the road until you come across a dirt path through a thicket of trees that leads to the beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Bahia Yoye scoops up into the south coast of Vieques, carving a sweep of soft white sand into the coast with its dark aquamarine waters.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

Bahia Yoye grants an angelic and peaceful environment, since the area surrounding the beach is positioned apart from more urban areas.

What's Nearby


Visitors will find this beach on the East coast of Vieques. Puerto Ferro Lighthouse is a quick cab ride's distance, and it is one of a number of attractions close-by.

If you want to mix a cultural experience with your visit to the beach, you might want to consider visiting Vieques Conservation and Historical Trust, a lovely museum found within reach of a taxi, giving beachgoers the chance to escape that hot midday sunshine.

If you're looking for plenty of activities to keep you or your family busy, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Bahia Yoye
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Puerto Ferro Lighthouse Lighthouse 5.8 W Vieques
Fortín Conde De Mirasol Historical Site 6.8 W Vieques
Siddhia Hutchinson Fine Art Gallery Art Gallery 7.1 W Vieques
Punta Mulas Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.3 WNW Vieques
Vieques Conservation and Historical Trust Museum 9.0 W Vieques

Cities and Towns

Bahia Yoye is in the Vieques Town area, so walking the city is a definite option. Vieques Town is nearby and is not an overly urbanized area, but still has its fair share of things to do. From Bahia Yoye, Vieques Town is a car ride off, about seven miles (11 and a half kilometers) away.


Whether or not you encounter many other people will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. The area is not home to many major hotels, but it can appeal to guests from some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Guests hoping to find a room close to Bahia Yoye shouldn't find it very difficult, as there are plenty of hotels and resorts to pick from in the immediate vicinity. Find the closest, most convenient booking options by viewing those shown in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Bahia Yoye
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Hector's by the Sea 6.3 W B & B
Seagate Hotel 6.4 WNW Hotel
Arabor Suites 6.8 WNW Hotel


You might not find any places to eat in the immediate surroundings of this shore, so it would be a good idea to pack a lunch if you want to fully enjoy your time spent at the beach.

Other Beaches

Visitors searching for the perfect beach will have plenty of other choices on Vieques besides Bahia Yoye.

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy Naguabo Beach, located 25 and a half miles to the west. On the other hand, Bahia Fanduca offers a few more possibilities for excitement, and isn't far from other tourist hot-spots. It's located a quarter mile to the south-southwest.

Another location you may want to try is Esperanza Beach, which is located nine miles to the west.

You may find that Bahia Yoye is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in Puerto Rico you might like.


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