What's Close to Hix Island House

Nearby Beaches

Pata Prieta

Among the most anticipated sights to see in all of Puerto Rico are the diverse beaches. Having them available nearby will make this area particularly desirable.

Each of the beaches in this region have different personalities, which have the potential to affect your visit. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:

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

The most convenient one to visit 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 interested in a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, Caracas Beach might be worth a visit. 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

Travelers who are interested in finding out more about what is close by might want to know how many miles the adjacent town or city is from their accommodations. Hix Island House is situated in the southern outskirts of Vieques Town.

The table below lists some of the areas near 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 14.5 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 prefer to stay active and on-the-go during their stay on Vieques will find that Hix Island House is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, such as 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.

For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest 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 Vieques Town
Fortín Conde De Mirasol Historical Site -- -- Vieques Town
Munoz Rivera Plaza Park -- -- Vieques Town
Vieques National Wildlife Refugee Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 3.3 mi. East of Vieques Town
Punta Mulas Lighthouse Lighthouse -- -- 0.4 mi. North of Vieques Town
Vieques Conservation and Historical Trust Museum -- -- Esperanza
Esperanza Archaeological Museum Museum -- -- 5.1 mi. South West of Vieques Town
Sugar Mill Ruins Vieques Historical Site -- -- 6.3 mi. South West of Vieques Town
Abandoned Bunkers Historical Site -- -- 7.0 mi. West-Southwest of Vieques Town

If you're searching for somewhere a little different to visit, 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

Learning about nearby accommodations is oftentimes a great way to get a better feel for the area. You'll be able to find plenty of other destinations to learn about in the vicinity, as this section of Vieques has a wide range of resorts and hotels to choose from. Get details about all of the area's hotel booking possibilities by reading the following table.

Accommodations near Hix Island House
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Casa De Amistad -- -- Vieques Town, Vieques
Vieques Ocean View Hotel -- -- Vieques Town, Vieques
Seagate Hotel -- -- 0.7 mi. East of Vieques Town, Vieques
Bravo Beach Hotel -- -- 0.5 mi. North of Vieques Town, Vieques
Hector's by the Sea -- -- 1.0 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town, Vieques
Casa La Lanchita -- -- 0.6 mi. North-Northeast of Vieques Town, Vieques
Arabor Suites -- -- 0.8 mi. Northeast of Vieques Town, Vieques
W Retreat & Spa - Vieques Island -- -- 1.3 mi. West of Vieques Town, Vieques
Crow's Nest -- -- 1.8 mi. South West of Vieques Town, Vieques
Martineau Bay Resort And Spa -- -- 2.0 mi. West of Vieques Town, Vieques

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