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.

Situated on the island of Vieques, You should consider dropping by whether or not you're staying in the immediate vicinity. This beach is not just another beach attraction, it's one of the rare "quiet" beaches in Puerto Rico. While Laguna Matias Beach might be a little farther away, it's the best place to take an undisturbed nap on the sand.

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.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

If you tend to like beaches which offer those who visit a calm environment, then maybe head on over to Laguna Matias Beach; it's located in a less urbanized part of the region.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Found on the East coast of Vieques; the area hosts attractions such as Puerto Ferro Lighthouse, which is seven miles to the west.

If you want more information on the history of Puerto Rico, there are nearby attractions where you can learn about their culture and traditions. For instance, nearby is Fortín Conde De Mirasol, which is eight miles to the west.

Beaches are a great attraction to visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following table includes the closest attractions.

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

Laguna Matias Beach is close to Isabel Segunda, so a trip into the city is a definite option. The nearby town of Isabel Segunda is an area with plenty to do, but yet isn't overcrowded. From the beach, Isabel Segunda is about eight miles (13 kilometers) away.

Hotels

The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how many hotel rooms have been booked nearby. There aren't many large hotels nearby, but it can attract guests from smaller accommodations in the area.

There is a pretty good variety of resort and hotel options to pick from in the vicinity of Laguna Matias Beach. The most convenient of which have been listed in the following table.

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
Ababor Suites 7.9 W Hotel

Food

You might not run into any places to grab a bit to eat right on this coastal destination, so you might want to pack a lunch if you want to fully enjoy your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Vacationers in search of the perfect beach will have lots of choices besides Laguna Matias Beach.

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy Naguabo Beach, found 26 and a half miles away. If you're looking for a more active beach scene, you might find that Bahia Jalova is just right. You'll find it a mile to the west.

Another option worth considering is El Gallito, which is located ten miles to the west.

You may find that Laguna Matias Beach is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; in which case you should find a beach with a seclusion factor that suits you.

 

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