What's Near Casa La Lanchita

The active and pretty beaches on Vieques are undoubtedly the most-visited attractions that the island has to offer.

If all you can think about is the beach, Casa La Lanchita is just what you are looking for. This site is set along the water, so tourists can spend every day under the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since Casa La Lanchita is located on El Gallito, hanging out at the beach is one of the main attractions at this property. Sitting just outside some of the most tourist friendly areas on Vieques, the convenient Gallito Beach is easy to reach while still being free of major crowds. Anyone looking for a quick getaway and a beach more relaxed is sure to find El Gallito a good match. For guests who are eager for some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click on the following names to read our detailed article:

Beaches Near Casa La Lanchita
Beach Distance Direction Location
Garcia Beach 3.7 SSE 3.3 mi. Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Caracas Beach 3.8 SSE 3.5 mi. Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Bahia Tapon Beach 4.0 SE 3.6 mi. Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Pata Prieta 4.0 SE 3.7 mi. Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Laguna Algodones Beach 4.2 E 4.4 mi. East of Isabel Segunda
Puerto Ferro Playita 4.3 S 3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Sun Bay Beach 4.4 SSW 3.8 mi. South-Southwest of Isabel Segunda
Navio Beach 4.4 S 3.9 mi. South of Isabel Segunda
Media Luna Beach 4.5 S 4.0 mi. South of Isabel Segunda
La Chiva 4.6 SE 4.4 mi. Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Esperanza Beach 4.8 SSW 4.2 mi. South-Southwest of Isabel Segunda
Mosquito Beach Pier 4.9 WSW 4.5 mi. West of Isabel Segunda
Secret Beach 4.9 SE 4.8 mi. East-Southeast of Isabel Segunda

The closest option is Garcia Beach. This beautiful beach is tucked away in the national forest and is hard to reach by anyone other than boaters or hikers. However, for those who do make it to Garcia Beach, there awaits a gentle cove with nearly perfect water that encompasses wonderful sea life and even a small cay-island in the middle of the cove.

Nearby Areas

Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your hotel can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Casa La Lanchita is situated on the island of Vieques, it's a half mile (a kilometer) to the north-northeast of Isabel Segunda.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Casa La Lanchita.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Isabel Segunda, Vieques 0.6 SSW
Barriada Monte Santo, Vieques 1.9 SSW
Esperanza, Vieques 4.6 SW
Cayo Lobo 12.3 NNE
Cayo Luis Pena 12.4 NE
Culebra Pueblo, Isla de Culebra 13.9 NE
Isla de Culebra 14.8 NE
Ceiba, Puerto Rico 15.6 WNW
Isla Palominos 15.6 NW

Nearby Attractions

Vieques National Wildlife Refugee

Casa La Lanchita is a wonderful lodging option for active travelers. There are plenty of active pursuits to be discovered when exploring near this lodging. As a matter of fact, this section of Vieques has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, like Puerto Ferro Lighthouse, Fortín Conde De Mirasol, and Munoz Rivera Plaza. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Puerto Ferro Lighthouse.

There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Casa La Lanchita
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Puerto Ferro Lighthouse Lighthouse 4.3 S 3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Fortín Conde De Mirasol Historical Site 0.6 S Isabel Segunda
Munoz Rivera Plaza Park 0.5 S Isabel Segunda
Vieques National Wildlife Refugee Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.2 ESE 3.3 mi. East of Isabel Segunda
Punta Mulas Lighthouse Lighthouse 0.3 WSW 0.4 mi. North of Isabel Segunda
Vieques Conservation and Historical Trust Museum 4.8 SSW Esperanza
Esperanza Archaeological Museum Museum -- -- 5.1 mi. South West of Isabel Segunda
Sugar Mill Ruins Vieques Historical Site 6.8 SW 6.3 mi. South West of Isabel Segunda
Abandoned Bunkers Historical Site 7.4 WSW 7.0 mi. West-Southwest of Isabel Segunda

If you're on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, Fortín Conde De Mirasol might be worth a visit. Built in 1845, Fortin Conde De Mirasol was eventually turned into a prison and place of execution for many prisoner. Near complete ruins by the late 1900's, the Institute of Puerto Rican Culture restored the complex, finishing in 1991.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting details about nearby accommodation options is often an excellent means of getting a feel for the area. You'll find lots of other destinations to learn about in the region, as this portion of Vieques has an impressive range of hotels and resorts to choose from. To find additional information about the booking options available in the vicinity, consult the following table.

Accommodations near Casa La Lanchita
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Bravo Beach Hotel 0.2 WSW 0.5 mi. North of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Ababor Suites 0.3 E 0.8 mi. Northeast of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Casa De Amistad 0.5 S Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Vieques Ocean View Hotel 0.5 SW Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Seagate Hotel 0.8 SE 0.7 mi. East of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Hix Island House -- -- Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Hector's by the Sea -- -- 1.0 mi. Southeast of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
W Retreat & Spa - Vieques Island -- -- 1.3 mi. West of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Martineau Bay Resort And Spa 2.3 WSW 2.0 mi. West of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Crow's Nest 2.3 SW 1.8 mi. South West of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
 

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