What's Near Crow's Nest

Nearby Beaches

Pata Prieta

Travelers vacationing in this area of Vieques almost always enjoy the beautiful water at one of the area's stunning beaches. Here, you shouldn't be too far from nearby beaches.

Each of the places along the coast of Vieques are appreciated for different reasons; these variations can make a difference in which beach you choose to visit. The following table displays the options located near Crow's Nest. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Crow's Nest
Beach Distance Direction Location
El Gallito 1.1 NW 2.2 mi. West of Vieques Town
Sun Bay Beach 2.4 S 3.8 mi. South-Southwest of Vieques Town
Esperanza Beach 2.6 S 4.2 mi. South-Southwest of Vieques Town
Media Luna Beach 2.9 S 4.0 mi. South of Vieques Town
Navio Beach 2.9 SSE 3.9 mi. South of Vieques Town
Mosquito Beach Pier 3.1 W 4.5 mi. West of Vieques Town
Playa Negra 3.1 SW 4.9 mi. South West of Vieques Town
Garcia Beach 3.4 ESE 3.3 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town
Puerto Ferro Playita 3.5 SE 3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Vieques Town
Caracas Beach 3.7 ESE 3.5 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town
Playa Grande 4.0 SW 5.8 mi. South West of Vieques Town
Bahia Tapon Beach 4.0 ESE 3.6 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town
Pata Prieta 4.3 ESE 3.7 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town

The nearest one is El Gallito. Bear in mind that this enjoyable spot is found a mile from the hotel, so your group won't have to journey far to enjoy it. 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.

Nearby Areas

Visitors seeking to learn a bit more about what's nearby might want to know how many miles the closest town or city is from their accommodations. Crow's Nest is located near the center of the island of Vieques; it's 1.8 miles to the south west of Vieques Town.

The table below lists some of the areas near Crow's Nest.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Barriada Monte Santo, Vieques 0.8 E
Vieques Town, Vieques 1.8 NE
Esperanza, Vieques 2.4 SSW
Cayo Lobo 14.5 NNE
Cayo Luis Pena 14.8 NE
Ceiba, Puerto Rico 15.2 NW
Quebrada Seca, Puerto Rico 15.2 WNW
Culebra Pueblo, Isla de Culebra 16.1 NE
Isla Palominos 16.4 NNW

Nearby Attractions

Vieques National Wildlife Refugee

Visitors in search of plenty of activities during their trip to Vieques will quickly learn that Crow's Nest makes a great home-base to start their excursions. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, including Puerto Ferro Lighthouse, Fortín Conde De Mirasol, and Munoz Rivera Plaza. Of the three, the closest is Puerto Ferro Lighthouse.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Crow's Nest
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Puerto Ferro Lighthouse Lighthouse 3.5 SE 3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Vieques Town
Fortín Conde De Mirasol Historical Site 1.9 NE Vieques Town
Munoz Rivera Plaza Park 1.9 NE Vieques Town
Vieques National Wildlife Refugee Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.7 E 3.3 mi. East of Vieques Town
Punta Mulas Lighthouse Lighthouse 2.0 NE 0.4 mi. North of Vieques Town
Vieques Conservation and Historical Trust Museum 2.6 S Esperanza
Esperanza Archaeological Museum Museum -- -- 5.1 mi. South West of Vieques Town
Sugar Mill Ruins Vieques Historical Site 4.5 SW 6.3 mi. South West of Vieques Town
Abandoned Bunkers Historical Site 5.3 WSW 7.0 mi. West-Southwest of Vieques Town

If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Fortín Conde De Mirasol might be the right choice 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 choosing where to book your stay, it's sometimes a good idea to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. Readers will be able to find plenty of additional properties to learn about before reaching a decision, as this section of Vieques offers visitors an excellent range of hotels and resorts to pick from. Get the details you need about all of the region's booking options by reviewing the table below.

Accommodations near Crow's Nest
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
The Great Escape 0.9 SSW 2.7 mi. South West of Vieques Town, Vieques
W Retreat & Spa - Vieques Island -- -- 1.3 mi. West of Vieques Town, Vieques
Martineau Bay Resort And Spa 1.0 NW 2.0 mi. West of Vieques Town, Vieques
Hix Island House -- -- Vieques Town, Vieques
Vieques Ocean View Hotel 1.8 NE Vieques Town, Vieques
Casa De Amistad 1.9 NE Vieques Town, Vieques
Hector's by the Sea -- -- 1.0 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town, Vieques
Bravo Beach Hotel 2.1 NE 0.5 mi. North of Vieques Town, Vieques
Villa Coral Guesthouse 2.3 SSW Esperanza, Vieques
La Finca Caribe Guest House and Cottages 2.3 WSW 4.0 mi. South West of Vieques Town, Vieques

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