Imagine a holiday with you in a hammock surrounded by golden sands and azure waters as a gentle sea breeze lulls you into a deep relaxation. All you need to make that a reality is a stay at one of Puerto Rico’s stylish and luxurious accommodations. These resorts, hotels, villas, and guest houses are beautiful, with their thriving gardens, oceanside views, and lush rainforests.
© The Dreamcatcher
The Dreamcatcher is a lovely accommodation in the pristine neighborhood of Ocean Park, and it is known for being the only vegetarian hotel in all of San Juan. Guests will find themselves just steps away from the beach and a short walk away from the tourist attractions of Condado and Old San Juan. The hotel was recognized as one of the top hotels in Puerto Rico and is an internationally renowned bed and breakfast. There are nine rooms and three suites to choose from, all of which have their own unique style and decor. Room amenities and features could include a separate work space, private bathroom, hammock, and kitchenette.
2009 Calle Espana, San Juan, PR 00911, Phone: 787-455-8259
2.Bahia Beach Resort & Golf Club
© Bahia Beach Resort & Golf Club
The only five-diamond resort in Puerto Rico, Bahia Beach Resort & Golf Club is over 483 acres of palm-shaded shores, natural beauty, and unparalleled luxury. Visitors are more than welcome to make themselves at home on the stunning property for the duration of their stay, whether it be long or short. Staying at the fully appointed luxury residences also means getting to experience the many facilities the resort offers. This includes access to private beaches, nature trails, and lakes as well as the beach club and pool, the many restaurants, the spa, and the gorgeous golf course.
2, PR-187, Río Grande, 00745, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-809-8890
3.Casa La Lanchita
© Casa La Lanchita
Casa La Lanchita is a paradisiacal resort right on the edge of the ocean that offers guests breathtaking views, relaxing guest houses, and pristine beaches for them to enjoy. You will be able to see panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean as you enjoy your vacation with the lull of the surf. The resort is within walking distance to many of the area’s renowned restaurants, shops, and cafes. The twelve suites are completely furnished, making it the perfect home away from home, and include spacious baths and fully equipped kitchenettes. If you’re looking for something adventurous to do during your vacation, Casa La Lanchita provides excellent snorkeling opportunities as well as other watersports activities.
Puerto Rico, Puerto Diablo, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-741-8449
4.The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort, Puerto Rico
© The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort, Puerto Rico
The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort in Puerto Rico offers a luxurious tropical experience in a stunning Caribbean setting. There are 139 rooms on the property, 35 of which are suites and all of which are stylishly decorated and come with various amenities to make your stay memorable. There are many features at the hotel such as swimming pool, spa, tennis court, fitness center, and golf course – guests of all ages will love using all these facilities to spend their day relaxing and unwinding there. The oceanfront rooms are a popular choice and come with amenities such as plush linens, LCD television, Bose surround sound system, and exclusive Remede bath amenities.
State Road 187 kilometer 4.2, Río Grande 00745, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-809-8000
© CasaBlanca Hotel
The CasaBlanca Hotel has won many awards over the years, and rightly so as it is one of the best hotels in the quaint Old San Juan on the famed Calle Fortaleza. The hotel is just steps away from restaurants, shops, the cruise ship terminal, and the many other attractions such as the historic forts of Puerto Rico. Hotel amenities include 24/7 concierge who can help you identify the best places to go in the city, daily housekeeping, and complimentary Wi-Fi. While there, be sure to head up to the hotel’s rooftop terrace to relax in the temperature-controlled stone bathtubs. You can also have delicious local and international cuisine in the in-hotel cafe during your trip.
316 Calle Fortaleza, San Juan, 00901, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-722-6464
© Club Seabourne
Peaceful and relaxing, Club Seabourne puts their guests in direct connection with nature and the natural beauty that can be found in Puerto Rico. The unique boutique hotel is designed to pamper you and meet your every need during your stay there. There are rooms and ocean villas that you can stay in, all of which have been exquisitely furnished and combine the comforts of home with the luxury of an oceanside resort. The Deluxe Villa includes amenities such as lush bedding, individual temperature control, a separate lounge area, plasma televisions, and a private balcony or deck facing the stunning Fulladoza Bay.
Rte. 250, Culebra, 00775, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-742-3169
7.Copamarina Beach Resort & Spa
© Copamarina Beach Resort & Spa
Copamarina Beach Resort & Spa offers a full-service getaway for travelers from all over the world to come and enjoy Puerto Rico at its finest. The vacation paradise can be found amidst 20 acres of tropical gardens and a half mile of private beach solely for the use of resort guests. You can make yourself at home in one of the gorgeously designed Guanica accommodations, all of which come with deluxe bedding, complimentary internet access, and a private balcony or terrace. Their spacious villas also include a full kitchen, fitted with everything you need for your stay, as well as a wraparound balcony.
PR-333, Guanica, Guánica 00653, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-821-0505
8.Culebra Casita Tropical Guest House
© Culebra Casita Tropical Guest House
The Culebra Casita Tropical Guest House offers a gorgeous and intimate garden getaway space that is just a mile away from the bustling town, a golden sand beach, and world-renowned dive sites. Guests will be surrounded by the azure waves of the Caribbean as well as several secluded beaches and lush hillsides. Accommodation options include a small efficiency and a large efficiency, which can house up to six people, has a kitchenette complete with amenities, pots, pans, and silverware, a patio with BBQ, and a private entrance. Additional facilities and services include Dish TV, Wi-Fi, beach accessories, an aboveground swimming pool, maid service, and much more.
588 72, Villa Muneco, 00775, Puerto Rico, Phone: 412-519-7896
9.Dorado Beach Resort & Club
© Dorado Beach Resort & Club
Dorado Beach Resort and Club is an extraordinary place where you can have some fun in the sun. The oceanside resort will meet your every need, from its world-class amenities to the personalized service you will receive throughout your stay. The golf side residence is the number one rated golf course in Puerto Rico, so be sure to enjoy some rounds while you’re there. There are two accommodation options to choose from: The Plantation Resort Residences and the Dorado Beach Ritz-Carlton Reserve. The latter is an intimate, ultra-luxurious resort that has 115 rooms spread across 50 acres of lush beachfront land.
500 Plantation Drive, Suite 1, Dorado, PR 00646, Phone: 787-626-1030
10.Dream Inn PR
© Dream Inn PR
Dream Inn PR is a gorgeous guest house in the heart of San Juan that is uniquely designed to embrace the surroundings of the enchanted island. Guests here will be able to take advantage of everything the guest house and the area offer, including magnificent beaches, gorgeous weather, delicious cuisine, and world-class shopping, among other things. The boutique hotel is steps away from the bustle of San Juan as well as the sandy beaches of Ocean Park, making it a great home base for your adventurous travels. You will receive complimentary breakfast throughout your stay as well as spacious and stylish rooms with amenities such as free Wi-Fi, private bathroom, flat-screen television, mini-refrigerator, in-room safe, fine linens, and much more.
2009 Calle McLeary, San Juan, 00911, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-200-6340
11.Hacienda Siesta Alegre Inn
© Hacienda Siesta Alegre Inn
The Hacienda Siesta Alegre Inn is a traditional Puerto Rican accommodation complete with expansive horse pastures and fixtures such as torch-lit paths and traditional white fencing. The ranch is a Spanish colonial architectural marvel and has many spaces and open terraces for guests to enjoy. The intimate space offers three rooms, each with a private bath and individual temperature control. Guests staying there will enjoy a complimentary full breakfast, use of the relaxing swimming pool area, and activities such as horse riding and hiking. There are many activities surrounding the inn, including trekking to the nearby waterfall for a swim, exploring the El Yunque rainforest, private charter snorkeling, ziplining, hang-gliding, or kayaking.
PR-186, Río Grande, 00745, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-887-7500
© Hacienda Tamarindo
Filled with collectibles, arts, and antiques, Hacienda Tamarindo is the brainchild of Linda Vail, who is a renowned commercial interior designer with over 20 years’ experience. The hotel reflects her passion for style and architecture as each room and public space was uniquely designed and decorated by her. There are 17 guest rooms in four different styles: One-room suite, two-room suite, Caribbean Deluxe, and the Casita Linda. The high-standard hotel rooms offer views of the Vieques Island countryside and the swimming pool, with features such as mahogany louvered French doors, wrought iron railing, private patio, balcony, separate sitting area, and much more.
PR-997, Vieques, 00765, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-741-8525
13.Hillbay View Villas
© Hillbay View Villas
The Hillbay View Villas are a self-catering accommodation that can be found on the island of Culebra. Guests will find themselves minutes away from famed Flamingo Beach as well as several shops, restaurants, and attractions. Accommodation include a study that is perfect for solo travelers and apartments that can house couples and groups. Features include a kitchen complete with fridge, microwave, stove, toaster, microwave, coffeemaker, cookware, and dishware. Other amenities include a private entrance, separate living area, air conditioner, flat-screen television, dining area, balcony, barbecue area, linens, spacious bath and shower, and panoramic views of the surroundings.
C-3, Street #1, La Romana Sector, Culebra, 00775, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-615-4186
14.Hix Island House
© Hix Island House
Hix Island House provides a romantic escape in a tropical Caribbean island paradise. The luxurious Vieques retreat has a Zen-like architectural elegance that combines modern and rustic features. In addition to spacious and well-appointed rooms that exude comfort and style, guest accommodation will also have a well-appointed kitchen, outdoor shower, fine amenities, and more. There are many things to see and do within the house, including their famed yoga classes, which are perfect for relaxing and connecting with the stunning nature around you. You can also spend your days lounging by the magnificent swimming pool or on the surrounding panoramic deck.
Route 995, km 1.5, Vieques, PR 00765, Phone: 787-741-2302
15.Hyatt Place Manati
© Hyatt Place Manati
The Hyatt Place Manati is a modern hotel that lets you escape into a tropical wonderland. The island surrounding can be found on the north shore of Puerto Rico, a few miles away from the El Trigal Plaza mall, the booming medical district, and various other attractions. It’s also a great home base for guests who want to venture out on a trek to Coliseo de Arebico. The rooms are tropically inspired, decorated with warm colors, an HDTV, separate living and sleeping areas, and free Wi-Fi. Aspects of the hotel that guests love include 24/7 dining, complimentary breakfast, the fitness center, outdoor swimming pool, and nature area, which leads to Toro Verde Nature Adventure Park and Camuy Caves.
122, PR-2, Manatí, 00674, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-854-1000
© Malecon House
Malecón House is a stunning 13-room boutique hotel that is located on the picturesque Caribbean boardwalk in Puerto Rico’s charming seaside village, Esperanza on Vieques. Guests will be a short stroll away from shops, boutiques, restaurants, bars, and tons of other attractions like watersports centers and island tours. All of the rooms have en suite bathrooms, are temperature controlled, and include personal refrigerators and in-room safes, and complimentary high-speed wireless internet access. Other room and hotel amenities and features include balconies with views of Esperanza Bay, complimentary breakfast, a swimming pool, a sunbathing deck, and a garden filled with seasonal fruits such as papaya, mango, avocado, and banana.
105 Calle Flamboyan, Vieques, 00765, Puerto Rico, Phone: 939-239-7113
17.O:live Boutique Hotel
© O:live Boutique Hotel
O:live Boutique Hotel is a luxurious and intimate accommodation that was inspired by the Art de Vivre. The artistic atmosphere and prime location make it one of the most charming boutique hotels in San Juan. There are many room choices, with one of the most popular being the Gran Cru Suite; the royal style suite was designed with an extra-large private veranda, extended living room area, dining area, and a bar lounge. Other room and hotel amenities also include L’Occitane products in the en suite bathroom, rainfall shower with massage jets, flat-screen televisions, and complimentary Wi-Fi.
55 Cll Aguadilla, San Juan, 00907, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-705-9994
© Rainforest Inn
Rainforest Inn is a boutique bed and breakfast amidst the El Yunque rainforest. Here, guests will be able to experience a rustic nature experience and connect with their surroundings all while staying in a luxurious villa complete with in-room massages and a Zen-like yoga room. The gourmet breakfast is delicious and gives you the opportunity to try freshly prepared local cuisine. More adventurous guests can spend their days going on a private hike, kayaking in the biobay, swimming under the refreshing waterfall, or taking a dip in the secluded jungle swimming pool. Amenities in the Jungle Suite include complimentary Wi-Fi, a full bathroom, a kitchenette, swimming bed, fresh linens, private porch, and a natural koi pond.
Cam Caribe, Río Grande, 00745, Puerto Rico, Phone: 800-672-4992
19.Serafina Beach Hotel
© Serafina Beach Hotel
The Serafina Beach Hotel in San Juan, Puerto Rico, is an exclusive lifestyle beachfront hideout. The boutique hotel is playful and sexy, giving off chic vibes that visitors enjoy – especially honeymooners and couples on a romantic holiday. Guests can hang out in the stunning atrium-style lobby or take a refreshing dip in the vibrant pool deck while staying in one of the hotel’s many room options. The Positano Ocean Terrace is a popular option as it is the most iconic and spacious room available; while staying there you’ll get to experience panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean, a furnished terrace, master bedroom, and a welcome bottle of Prosecco.
1045 Avenida Doctor Ashford, San Juan, 00907, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-625-6000
20.Tres Palmas Inn and Villas
© Tres Palmas Inn and Villas
Sitting on 4 acres of private beachfront property is the Tres Palmas Inn and Villas. Guests come from all over the world to enjoy their holiday in the lush tropical surroundings overlooking the famed surfing spot, Rincon, and the Tres Palmas Marine Reserve. There are six accommodation options to choose from; the Vine Room is a peaceful studio apartment that’s perfect for solo travelers or couples, while the larger alternative is the Villa Tres Palmas, which has six bedrooms, a private saltwater swimming pool, and a secluded setting for you to have the personal getaway you want.
PR-413, Rincon, Rincón 00677, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-539-3519
21.Tropical Guest House
© Tropical Guest House
The Tropical Guest House can be found on the stunning island of Vieques, Puerto Rico, and is your spacious and comfortable home away from home. The accommodation is within walking distance to downtown Isabel Segunda, which is lined with restaurants, shops, attractions, and nightlife and is a short drive from several pristine beaches. The rooms there are intimate and fitted with everything you will need on your holiday, making it the perfect stop to unwind and enjoy your holiday without the worries of everyday life. The hotel houses a lounge, bar, garden, and other public spaces that can be enjoyed alongside other guests from around the world. There are eleven rooms at the guest house currently, with plans to expand and add more within the year; some amenities include comfortable bedding, windows with views of the neighborhood or garden, air conditioning, DirecTV, private bathroom, and more.
Calle Apolonia Gittings, Vieques, 00765, Puerto Rico, Phone: 917-951-3324
© Villa Cofresi
Villa Cofresí is a popular accommodation option that provides their guests with the best ocean views of the Caribbean seas and the Puerto Rican coast. You can enjoy all the fun activities an oceanside resort is known for while staying in exclusive rooms that come with free Wi-Fi, cable television, air conditioning, refrigerator, and much more. Adventurous guests can take part in water activities such as a banana boat ride, stand-up paddleboarding, kayaking, and jet-skiing. For a more serene and relaxing trip, spend your days beside the hotel swimming pool or indulging in some mouthwatering Puerto Rican cuisine in the hotel restaurant, La Ana de Cofresí.
Puerto Rico 115, Rincón 00677, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-823-2450
23.Villa Herencia Hotel
© Villa Herencia Hotel
Villa Herencia Hotel is a historic boutique hotel that can be found in Old San Juan, nestled between the Cathedral of San Juan Citadel and the Puerta de San Juan. The unique gem of hotel is quaint and serene but is still within walking distance to countless shops, galleries, restaurants, and nightlife. You will get an authentic Puerto Rican experience at the Villa Herencia Hotel, walking around on the surrounding cobblestone streets, eating local cuisine, and meeting people who’ve lived there their entire lives. Rooms include the Classic Queen, Comfort King, and the Sundeck Suites; the Sundeck Suites are a popular option that opens out to the spacious and luxurious rooftop sun deck and provides access to the courtyard, library, and much more.
23 Caleta de las Monjas, San Juan, 00901, Puerto Rico, Phone: 787-722-0989
Yuquiyú is a rustic retreat that can be found on the foothills of Puerto Rico’s renowned En Yunque rainforest. Known for its glamping-style accommodation, guests will be able to stay in artisan-crafted treehouses that are fitted with a granite kitchenette, slate bath, spacious balcony, and designer furnishings. Each treehouse offers a breathtaking view of El Yunque peak for guests to enjoy throughout their stay. Don’t be worried by the camping experience, as each treehouse also has electricity, hot and cold running water, and many other facilities and amenities for you to have a comfortable stay. Other aspects include an organic farm, mango grove, and vanilla orchids to enjoy.
PR-966, Río Grande, 00745, Puerto Rico, Phone: 212-787-0500
25 Best Puerto Rico Hotels
- The Dreamcatcher, Photo: The Dreamcatcher
- Bahia Beach Resort & Golf Club, Photo: Bahia Beach Resort & Golf Club
- Casa La Lanchita, Photo: Casa La Lanchita
- The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort, Puerto Rico, Photo: The St. Regis Bahia Beach Resort, Puerto Rico
- CasaBlanca Hotel, Photo: CasaBlanca Hotel
- Club Seabourne, Photo: Club Seabourne
- Copamarina Beach Resort & Spa, Photo: Copamarina Beach Resort & Spa
- Culebra Casita Tropical Guest House, Photo: Culebra Casita Tropical Guest House
- Dorado Beach Resort & Club, Photo: Dorado Beach Resort & Club
- Dream Inn PR, Photo: Dream Inn PR
- Hacienda Siesta Alegre Inn, Photo: Hacienda Siesta Alegre Inn
- Hacienda Tamarindo, Photo: Hacienda Tamarindo
- Hillbay View Villas, Photo: Hillbay View Villas
- Hix Island House, Photo: Hix Island House
- Hyatt Place Manati, Photo: Hyatt Place Manati
- Malecon House, Photo: Malecon House
- O:live Boutique Hotel, Photo: O:live Boutique Hotel
- Rainforest Inn, Photo: Rainforest Inn
- Serafina Beach Hotel, Photo: Serafina Beach Hotel
- Tres Palmas Inn and Villas, Photo: Tres Palmas Inn and Villas
- Tropical Guest House, Photo: Tropical Guest House
- Villa Cofresi, Photo: Villa Cofresi
- Villa Herencia Hotel, Photo: Villa Herencia Hotel
- Yuquiyu, Photo: Yuquiyu
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