Fairmont El San Juan Hotel Top 5 Best Beaches

Top 5 Best Beaches

With over 270 miles of coastline and nearly 300 beaches to choose from, Puerto Rico boasts a long list of gorgeous beaches to discover. The diversity of beach experiences around the island is incredible, no two are alike. Whether you want to relax and soak up the sun, ride the waves, explore underwater life, or join the party - Puerto Rico has a perfect spot to make the most of your beach time.       

Isla Verde Beach, Carolina - Often voted as the Best Urban Beach in the Caribbean, Isla Verde is one of the most popular beaches on the island and is home to the iconic Fairmont El San Juan Hotel. Experience a tropical beach in the heart of the city with golden sand shores framed with tall palm trees, hotels, restaurants and shops.

Mar Chiquita, Manati - Ideal for swimming and soaking up the sun, Mar Chiquita is one of the most popular natural pools on the north coast. The half-moon opening is created by two limestone outcroppings that allow the intense turquoise waters of the Atlantic Ocean to rush in.

Playa Sucia, Cabo Rojo - One of the island's most wild beaches, Playa Sucia is part of the town's nature reserve featuring breathtaking views and plenty of wilderness to explore.

Flamenco Beach, Culebra - Ranked as one of the top beaches in the world, Flamenco is a postcard-perfect stretch of white sand and turquoise waters located on the northern coast of Culebra. This beach is practically wave-less, which makes it ideal for snorkeling, swimming, relaxing and playing in the sand. 

Black Sand Beach, Vieques - A short drive from the town of La Esperanza, this rare and mesmerizing beach is located on the south side of the small island of Vieques.