What's Near Casa La Lanchita

The inviting beaches on Vieques are some of the most enjoyable sights that you'll find on the island. If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Casa La Lanchita is the right spot for you. This lodging is located along the water, so tourists can spend their whole trip in the sun if that is what they want to do.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Casa La Lanchita was built directly on El Gallito, relaxing on the sand is popular with guests staying here. 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 willing to venture off site, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to view a detailed discussion:

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

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 help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or learning more about the area's art and history. Casa La Lanchita is located on the island of Vieques, it's a half mile (a kilometer) to the north-northeast of Vieques Town.

The areas that are closest to Casa La Lanchita are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Vieques Town, 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 13.8 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 serves as a wonderful lodging option for active visitors. There are more than a few activities to be enjoyed when starting at this lodging. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Puerto Ferro Lighthouse, Fortín Conde De Mirasol, and Munoz Rivera Plaza. Of the three, the closest is Puerto Ferro Lighthouse.

There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those listed 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 Vieques Town
Fortín Conde De Mirasol Historical Site 0.6 S Vieques Town
Munoz Rivera Plaza Park 0.5 S Vieques Town
Vieques National Wildlife Refugee Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.2 ESE 3.3 mi. East of Vieques Town
Punta Mulas Lighthouse Lighthouse 0.3 WSW 0.4 mi. North of Vieques Town
Vieques Conservation and Historical Trust Museum 4.8 SSW Esperanza
Esperanza Archaeological Museum Museum -- -- 5.1 mi. South West of Vieques Town
Sugar Mill Ruins Vieques Historical Site 6.8 SW 6.3 mi. South West of Vieques Town
Abandoned Bunkers Historical Site 7.4 WSW 7.0 mi. West-Southwest of Vieques Town

If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, Fortín Conde De Mirasol might be just right for you. 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

When you're deciding where to book your stay, it's often worthwhile to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to get a feel for the region. Readers will find no shortage of additional destinations to think about prior to making a decision, as this section of Vieques offers guests an excellent variety of hotels and resorts to choose from. Learn about the region's lodging options by reading the table below.

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

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