Puerto Rico Beaches Near Fajardo
Ready for some swimming or sun-bathing? You won’t have to look far: Puerto Rico is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, including the many Fajardo beaches the Inn is close to.
Seven Seas Beach (Road 987, Fajardo) is only about 5 minutes away from The Fajardo Inn. It’s an excellent place for snorkeling: the shallow waters at Seven Seas are swarming with tropical fish, coral and an abundance of other marine life. Offshore reefs help keep the waves down and strong trade winds make it an ideal spot for sailing and windsurfing. Water sports facilities are nearby, along with as a string of uninhabited islets that provide a secluded piece of tropical paradise and more fantastic snorkeling.
La Monserrate Public Beach is best known around the world as Luquillo Beach. An emblematic beach for Caribbean beaches, its photograph has appeared in hundreds of publications as one of the most important tourist attractions in Puerto Rico. Located on the northeast coast, within the town of Luquillo, (Route 3, Km 35.4, Luquillo) it’s about 15 minutes away from the Inn. Besides excellent bathing waters and sand, visitors from all over the island and tourists from other countries enjoy its well-kept camping facilities.
Everything from modest shacks to sophisticated miniature restaurants line the beach entrance. Each serves everything from alcoholic beverages and refreshments to traditional seafood fritters and meals. They all seem to have their own Caribbean beat!
Both beaches are government-run and offer dressing rooms, lifeguards, and parking facilities. They are open daily between 9am – 5pm with lifeguards on duty. Mondays and Tuesdays during September – March the beach is closed (meaning, no lifeguards or facilities, but you can still use the beach). Choose The Fajardo Inn Resort for your next Puerto Rico beach vacation!