What's Near W Retreat & Spa - Vieques Island

The gorgeous beaches on Vieques are touted as some of the best attractions on the island. If you are a big beach fan, W Retreat & Spa - Vieques Island is the right spot for you. This property is set on the water, so vacationers can spend their whole trip soaking up the sun if that is what they want to do.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since W Retreat & Spa - Vieques Island sits directly on El Gallito, relaxing at the water's edge is a popular pastime at this property. 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. For those who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to learn more:

Beaches Near W Retreat
Beach Distance Direction Location
Mosquito Beach Pier -- -- 4.5 mi. West of Vieques Town
Sun Bay Beach -- -- 3.8 mi. South-Southwest of Vieques Town
Esperanza Beach -- -- 4.2 mi. South-Southwest of Vieques Town
Media Luna Beach -- -- 4.0 mi. South of Vieques Town
Navio Beach -- -- 3.9 mi. South of Vieques Town
Garcia Beach -- -- 3.3 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town
Playa Negra -- -- 4.9 mi. South West of Vieques Town
Puerto Ferro Playita -- -- 3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Vieques Town
Caracas Beach -- -- 3.5 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town
Bahia Tapon Beach -- -- 3.6 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town
Pata Prieta -- -- 3.7 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town
Playa Grande -- -- 5.8 mi. South West of Vieques Town

The most convenient option is Mosquito Beach Pier. Jutting out for a mile into the north shore of Vieques is Mosquito Pier, or Rompeolas. The pier splits that area of coast into two separate beaches, Playa Bladin and Playa La Peña.

Nearby Areas

Guests who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about the area's important features may want to know how far the neighboring city or town is from the property. W Retreat & Spa - Vieques Island is located near the center of the island of Vieques; it is to the west of Vieques Town.

The areas found closest to W Retreat & Spa - Vieques Island are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Barriada Monte Santo, Vieques 1.1 SE
Vieques Town, Vieques 1.3 E
Esperanza, Vieques 3.3 S
Cayo Lobo 13.6 NNE
Cayo Luis Pena 14.0 NE
Ceiba, Puerto Rico 14.8 NW
Quebrada Seca, Puerto Rico 14.9 WNW
Culebra Pueblo, Isla de Culebra 15.4 NE
Isla Palominos 15.6 NNW

Nearby Attractions

Vieques National Wildlife Refugee

Travelers who want to enjoy plenty of activities while vacationing on Vieques will quickly learn that W Retreat & Spa - Vieques Island is in a great location for being active. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, like Puerto Ferro Lighthouse, Fortín Conde De Mirasol, and Munoz Rivera Plaza, to name a few. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Puerto Ferro Lighthouse.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near W Retreat
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 on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, Fortín Conde De Mirasol might be a good choice. 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

When choosing a place to stay, it's sometimes smart to learn more about nearby lodging options in order to get a better feel for the region. You can find lots of additional destinations to consider in the region, as this portion of Vieques houses an exceptional range of resorts and hotels to choose from. Find details about all the region's hotel booking possibilities by reading the table below.

Accommodations near W Retreat
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Martineau Bay Resort And Spa -- -- 2.0 mi. West of Vieques Town, Vieques
Crow's Nest -- -- 1.8 mi. South West of Vieques Town, Vieques
Vieques Ocean View Hotel -- -- Vieques Town, Vieques
Hix Island House -- -- Vieques Town, Vieques
Casa De Amistad -- -- Vieques Town, Vieques
Bravo Beach Hotel -- -- 0.5 mi. North of Vieques Town, Vieques
Casa La Lanchita -- -- 0.6 mi. North-Northeast of Vieques Town, Vieques
The Great Escape -- -- 2.7 mi. South West of Vieques Town, Vieques
Hector's by the Sea -- -- 1.0 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town, Vieques
Seagate Hotel -- -- 0.7 mi. East of Vieques Town, Vieques

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