Laguna Matias Beach

On the island of Vieques sits the Laguna Matias Beach. The beach is not well known amongst tourists, but those who are looking for a quiet place to break away from the business of life will find it here.

Positioned on the island of Vieques, You might want to drop by whether or not you are staying nearby. Travelers in search of a tranquil, secluded setting might really enjoy an afternoon at Laguna Matias Beach.

How to Access The Beach

Laguna Matias Beach is located at the end of an unpaved road off Carn Puerto Diablo.

Amenities and Ambiance

Clear, bright blue waters typify Laguna Matias Beach, which also has bright white sands, and a line of trees baking it.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, which is something to consider if you're bringing the kids, or plan to spend all day outside.

Laguna Matias Beach offers an angelic and peaceful retreat, thanks to the fact that the surrounding area is not heavily urbanized.

What's Nearby


Positioned on the East coast of Vieques; it's located near attractions like Puerto Ferro Lighthouse, which is seven miles to the west.

If you're intrigued by Puerto Rico's history, there are lots of sites which offer a historic look at the nation. The nearest historical attraction is Fortín Conde De Mirasol, which is eight miles away.

If you can't wait to see as many of Puerto Rico's attractions as possible, the beach is located near the attractions in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Laguna Matias Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Puerto Ferro Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.2 W Vieques
Fortín Conde De Mirasol Historical Site 8.0 W Vieques
Siddhia Hutchinson Fine Art Gallery Art Gallery 8.3 W Vieques
Punta Mulas Lighthouse Lighthouse 8.4 W Vieques
Vieques Conservation and Historical Trust Museum 10.4 W Vieques

Cities and Towns

The town of Vieques Town is close-by and is in an area with plenty of worthwhile sites, while still remaining less developed and congested as some other places. From the coast, Vieques Town is a little ways off, maybe eight miles (13 kilometers) away.


The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, it depends mainly on when you visit, and how packed the nearby hotels are. There aren't many major hotels nearby, but you may meet guests staying at the few small lodgings in the area.

Guests will find a pretty nice range of hotels to pick from close to Laguna Matias Beach. The most accessible of which are shown in the table below.

Accommodations near Laguna Matias Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Hector's by the Sea 7.5 W B & B
Seagate Hotel 7.6 W Hotel
Arabor Suites 7.9 W Hotel


You might not find any places to eat right on this location, so you may choose to plan a picnic if you want to fully enjoy your time spent at the beach.

Other Beaches

Needless to say, there are other beaches on Vieques besides Laguna Matias Beach worth visiting.

Another location you might enjoy is Naguabo Beach, situated 26 and a half miles to the west. Still, if you're searching for something a little more active, you might like Bahia Jalova. It's located a mile to the west.

You might also want to visit El Gallito, located not too far away, and can be reached in a taxi.

Maybe Laguna Matias Beach is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in Puerto Rico you might like.


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