What's Close to Hix Island House

Nearby Beaches

Pata Prieta

Some people's favorite places of interest in all of Puerto Rico are stretched along the coast. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each place along the coast has its own distinguishing features that will undoubtedly affect which one you choose to visit. All of the nearby shorelines in the following table have something unique to offer. Click the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Hix Island House
Beach Distance Direction Location
El Gallito -- -- 2.2 mi. West of Isabel Segunda
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
Puerto Ferro Playita -- -- 3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Pata Prieta -- -- 3.7 mi. Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Sun Bay Beach -- -- 3.8 mi. South-Southwest of Isabel Segunda
Navio Beach -- -- 3.9 mi. South of Isabel Segunda
Media Luna Beach -- -- 4.0 mi. South of Isabel Segunda
Esperanza Beach -- -- 4.2 mi. South-Southwest of Isabel Segunda
La Chiva -- -- 4.4 mi. Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Laguna Algodones Beach -- -- 4.4 mi. East of Isabel Segunda
Mosquito Beach Pier -- -- 4.5 mi. West of Isabel Segunda
Secret Beach -- -- 4.8 mi. East-Southeast of Isabel Segunda
Playa Negra -- -- 4.9 mi. South West of Isabel Segunda

The closest one is El Gallito. 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.

If instead you're looking for a place where surfers and sunbathers can find solitude, Caracas Beach may be just what you're looking for. Perfect for anyone looking for a remote beach, not only is Caracas not on mainland Puerto Rico, it is also inside a national wildlife refuge. Nature lovers and eco-tourist will love the tranquil beaches and the all natural surroundings.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are hesitant to book their accommodations before learning about what else is in the area might want to find out how far—or near—the nearby city or town is from the property. Hix Island House can be found toward the southern outskirts of Isabel Segunda.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Hix Island House.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Barriada Monte Santo, Vieques 1.1 SW
Esperanza, Vieques 3.9 SW
Cayo Lobo 13.1 NNE
Cayo Luis Pena 13.2 NE
Culebra Pueblo, Isla de Culebra 14.6 NE
Isla de Culebra 15.5 NE
Ceiba, Puerto Rico 15.8 NW
Quebrada Seca, Puerto Rico 16.0 WNW
Isla Palominos 16.2 NW

Nearby Attractions

Vieques National Wildlife Refugee

Tourists who want to enjoy plenty of activities while visiting Vieques will quickly learn that Hix Island House is in a great location for being active. 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, to name a few. The closest of the three is Puerto Ferro Lighthouse.

These provide just a sample of all your options; for more attractions in this area, see those listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Hix Island House
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 looking for somewhere interesting to go, Fortín Conde De Mirasol might be what the doctor ordered. 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

Finding information about nearby booking options is generally an excellent means of getting a better feel for the area as whole. You will find lots of additional destinations to consider prior to reaching a decision, as this section of Vieques offers guests an exceptional range of hotels and resorts to pick from. To find more information on the booking options available in the region, see the table below.

Accommodations near Hix Island House
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Casa De Amistad -- -- Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Vieques Ocean View Hotel -- -- Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Seagate Hotel -- -- 0.7 mi. East of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Bravo Beach Hotel -- -- 0.5 mi. North of Isabel Segunda, Vieques
Hector's by the Sea -- -- 1.0 mi. Southeast 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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