Some of the best attractions to visit in this region are the beloved beaches. Here, you shouldn't be too far from nearby beaches.
All of the beaches on Vieques are appreciated for different reasons; even differences between their amenities can affect whether you'll have an active outing, or just a few hours of seclusion in the sun. The following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to see more details:
|Sun Bay Beach||1.6||S||3.8 mi. South-Southwest of Vieques Town|
|El Gallito||1.6||N||2.2 mi. West of Vieques Town|
|Esperanza Beach||1.7||S||4.2 mi. South-Southwest of Vieques Town|
|Playa Negra||2.2||SW||4.9 mi. South West of Vieques Town|
|Media Luna Beach||2.3||SE||4.0 mi. South of Vieques Town|
|Navio Beach||2.4||SE||3.9 mi. South of Vieques Town|
|Mosquito Beach Pier||2.9||WNW||4.5 mi. West of Vieques Town|
|Playa Grande||3.1||SW||5.8 mi. South West of Vieques Town|
|Puerto Ferro Playita||3.3||ESE||3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Vieques Town|
|Garcia Beach||3.5||E||3.3 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town|
|Caracas Beach||3.8||E||3.5 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town|
|Bahia Tapon Beach||4.1||E||3.6 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town|
|Pata Prieta||4.5||E||3.7 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town|
Sun Bay Beach is the one that's nearest to these accommodations. Because you can find this beach approximately a mile and a half to the south of this B & B, your party won't have to journey far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline. Sun Bay Beach is the only Balneario Público, or government maintained beach on the island of Vieques. This means it is the only beach with facilities and life guards, but it is also the only beach you have to pay to park at. Natural attractions like this in Puerto Rico are known to be filled with both people and amenities, and this one follows that trend: With picnic tables, restrooms, and showers on location vacationers will have all they need for a day outside.
Stopping over at a town or community close to your B & B can help you get out of your comfort zone to experience something a little different, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. The Great Escape is located near the center of the island of Vieques; it's to the south west of Vieques Town.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of The Great Escape.
|Barriada Monte Santo, Vieques||1.4||NE|
|Vieques Town, Vieques||2.7||NE|
|Quebrada Seca, Puerto Rico||15.3||NW|
|Ceiba, Puerto Rico||15.4||NW|
|Cayo Luis Pena||15.6||NE|
|Culebra Pueblo, Isla de Culebra||17.0||NE|
The Great Escape is a great locale for active vacationers. There are numerous active pursuits to be discovered when starting at this accommodation. As a matter of fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, including Fortín Conde De Mirasol, and . Of the three, the closest is .,
There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them named in the following table.
|Lighthouse||3.4||ESE||3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Vieques Town|
|Fortín Conde De Mirasol||Historical Site||2.7||NE||Vieques Town|
|Vieques National Wildlife Refugee||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||5.2||E||3.3 mi. East of Vieques Town|
|Punta Mulas Lighthouse||Lighthouse||2.9||NE||0.4 mi. North of Vieques Town|
|Vieques Conservation and Historical Trust||Museum||1.7||S||Esperanza|
|Museum||--||--||5.1 mi. South West of Vieques Town|
|Historical Site||--||--||6.3 mi. South West of Vieques Town|
|Historical Site||--||--||7.0 mi. West-Southwest of Vieques Town|
If you're on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, Fortín Conde De Mirasol could be just 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.
Finding info about nearby lodging options is often a good means of getting a better feel for the area. Readers will be able to find no shortage of other properties to look at prior to making a decision, as this portion of Vieques houses an excellent variety of resorts and hotels to pick from. Have a look at the table below for a complete list of the hotel booking options you can find in the vicinity.
|Crow's Nest||0.9||NNE||1.8 mi. South West of Vieques Town, Vieques|
|Villa Coral Guesthouse||1.4||SSW||Esperanza, Vieques|
|Martineau Bay Resort And Spa||1.6||N||2.0 mi. West of Vieques Town, Vieques|
|Esperanza Inn||--||--||Esperanza, Vieques|
|Trade Winds Guesthouse||1.7||S||Esperanza, Vieques|
|Malecon House||1.7||S||Esperanza, Vieques|
|Bananas Guesthouse||1.7||S||Esperanza, Vieques|
|La Finca Caribe Guest House and Cottages||1.7||W||4.0 mi. South West of Vieques Town, Vieques|
|W Retreat & Spa - Vieques Island||--||--||1.3 mi. West of Vieques Town, Vieques|
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