Punta Santiago, Humacao Barefoot Travelers Rooms on the beach right next to a coastal nature reserve, offers kayaking and three individual guestrooms. has pool , beach, and accepts one night stays. email: < email@example.com > Tel. 787-850-0508
Yabucoa. Parador Palmas de Lucia. nice and new, pool and restaurant. The beach can be rough, good stop for the night only. tel 787-893-4423.
Maunabo. Playa Emajagua Guesthouse. w/kitch, pool. Ocean can be rough with too much current to swim. Very picturesque setting. modest rooms.
Guayama has a nice hotel, motel type, well run, clean rooms and nice restaurant and pool.
The Salinas Marina Hotel is modest, clean and reasonable, good stop for a night on a road trip but noisy on busy weekends.
Guanica. Copamarina Hotel. almost a luxury hotel, nice restaurant. Scuba concession. Pool. On a very shallow beach, no swiming because of eel grass but a quick boat ride to nearby Gilligans Island mangroves and nice beach and snorkeling. 1-800-468-4553. local tel. 821-0505.
Parguera. Parador La Parguera. Long established with a nice restaurant. Pool On the water but you need to hire a boat to go out to the sandy cays to go swimming. Evening trips to the bioluminescent Bay leave from the dock. Tel. 899-7777
* Elena recommends. Cabo Rojo lighthouse area. Parador Bahia Salinas. Lovely setting on the ocean. Lots to do in this area. Many nice beaches. Pool. Good walking in this natural area.
Rincon is a surfers paradise. All Hotels are listed on the Rincon page.
Isabela. Villas Montanas. Fancy villas, pool, nice restaurant. Fantastic beach with dunes. Rough but a few sheltered places to swim. $300. and up. No night life nearby. Not sure how the new management is doing, hear some not so good rumors.
Isabela. Ocean Front Hotel. Same beautiful 'Jobos' beach, modest accommodations. restaurant. $70. * People like it here! Good Value. tel. 872-0444 Great view over ocean and dunes from dining room.
Isabela. Villas Mar Hau. Cottages w/kitch on the same beach.$85. one bdrm, $115. two bdrm. Tel. 872-2045. Good horseback riding rentals across the way.
Camuy Caves Tour Information:
The caves are open Tuesday to Sunday and holidays from 8:00 am to 3:45 pm. Entrance fee $10, parking is $2 and the number of visitors is regulated. Ticket window and information at Rio Camuy Cave Park Puerto Rico Land Administration, HCO3-33504, Box 363767, San Juan, PR 00936, tel 787-723-8194 or 787-898-3100. It is recommended to call first.