What's Located Around Hector's by the Sea

Nearby Beaches

Pata Prieta

Travelers vacationing in this area of Vieques typically enjoy the water at one of the amazing beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each of the access points on Vieques are appreciated for different reasons; the qualities and amenities associated with each can affect how much time you want to spend there, and what you need to bring. The following options each offer something a little different. Click on the names below to see more details:

Beaches Near Hector's
Beach Distance Direction Location
Garcia Beach -- -- 3.3 mi. Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Caracas Beach -- -- 3.5 mi. Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Bahia Tapon Beach -- -- 3.6 mi. Southeast of Isabel Segunda
El Gallito -- -- 2.2 mi. West of Isabel Segunda
Pata Prieta -- -- 3.7 mi. Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Puerto Ferro Playita -- -- 3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Navio Beach -- -- 3.9 mi. South of Isabel Segunda
Media Luna Beach -- -- 4.0 mi. South of Isabel Segunda
Sun Bay Beach -- -- 3.8 mi. South-Southwest of Isabel Segunda
La Chiva -- -- 4.4 mi. Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Esperanza Beach -- -- 4.2 mi. South-Southwest of Isabel Segunda
Secret Beach -- -- 4.8 mi. East-Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Laguna Algodones Beach -- -- 4.4 mi. East of Isabel Segunda
Playa Negra -- -- 4.9 mi. South West of Isabel Segunda
Mosquito Beach Pier -- -- 4.5 mi. West of Isabel Segunda

The most convenient one to visit 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

Travelers seeking to learn a bit more about what's nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. Hector's by the Sea is located in the heart of the island of Vieques; it is to the southeast of Isabel Segunda.

The areas that are closest to Hector's by the Sea are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Isabel Segunda, Vieques 1.0 NW
Barriada Monte Santo, Vieques 1.2 WSW
Esperanza, Vieques 3.8 SW
Cayo Luis Pena 13.4 NE
Cayo Lobo 13.4 N
Culebra Pueblo, Isla de Culebra 14.7 NE
Isla de Culebra 15.6 NE
Ceiba, Puerto Rico 16.6 NW
Quebrada Seca, Puerto Rico 16.7 WNW

Nearby Attractions

Vieques National Wildlife Refugee

Visitors who prefer to stay active and on-the-go while visiting Vieques will find that Hector's by the Sea is in a fascinating area with a number of sights. You will soon notice that this region touts a wide array of places to explore, such as Puerto Ferro Lighthouse, Fortín Conde De Mirasol, and Munoz Rivera Plaza. The nearest attraction of the three is Puerto Ferro Lighthouse.

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

Attractions Near Hector's
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Puerto Ferro Lighthouse Lighthouse -- -- 3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Fortín Conde De Mirasol Historical Site -- -- Isabel Segunda
Munoz Rivera Plaza Park -- -- Isabel Segunda
Vieques National Wildlife Refugee Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 3.3 mi. East of Isabel Segunda
Punta Mulas Lighthouse Lighthouse -- -- 0.4 mi. North of Isabel Segunda
Vieques Conservation and Historical Trust Museum -- -- Esperanza
Esperanza Archaeological Museum Museum -- -- 5.1 mi. South West of Isabel Segunda
Sugar Mill Ruins Vieques Historical Site -- -- 6.3 mi. South West of Isabel Segunda
Abandoned Bunkers Historical Site -- -- 7.0 mi. West-Southwest of Isabel Segunda

If you're on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Fortín Conde De Mirasol is an option worth considering. 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 can often be a good idea to learn about nearby accommodation options as a way to better understand the region. You will find no shortage of other properties to learn about nearby, as this section of Vieques offers travelers a terrific selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. Have a look at the table below to get complete details about the lodging possibilities that are available close-by.

Accommodations near Hector's
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Seagate Hotel -- -- 0.7 mi. East of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Hix Island House -- -- Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Casa De Amistad -- -- Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Vieques Ocean View Hotel -- -- Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Bravo Beach Hotel -- -- 0.5 mi. North of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Casa La Lanchita -- -- 0.6 mi. North-Northeast of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Ababor Suites -- -- 0.8 mi. Northeast of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
W Retreat & Spa - Vieques Island -- -- 1.3 mi. West of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Crow's Nest -- -- 1.8 mi. South West of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Martineau Bay Resort And Spa -- -- 2.0 mi. West of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
 

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