About this listing
Located at the edge of Piñones State Forest yet minutes to Airport and Isla Verde Tourist district. This apt with pool, marina, gazebos with barbecue is a comfortable and safe place.
Peaceful surroundings at the edge of the Pinones State Mangrove Forest in a two gated residential complex, yet 10 minutes from the LMM International airport and touristic zone, beach and the Plaza Carolina shopping mall. Access to Atlantic ocean beaches and snorkeling. View from balcony to El Yunque National forest. Fully furnished with kitchen, dining table for four, living area, entertainment room, and access to community pool and tennis courts.Master room with bathroom,King size bed and A/C plus one double bed in bedroom with A/C and access to private hallway bathroom with shower. Preferably for those seeking relaxation, quiet, and tranquility. (Loud music not permitted) . Please be aware that an occasional airplane may depart from runways # 10 and #8 which flies overhead. No pets allowed, but nearby facilities available for additional charge. Catering to the solo traveler and or couples.The area is a kayaker lover paradise , kayak available for a paddle on the Torrecilla Lagoon. Also nearby is Aviones, the most consistent surf spot in the metropolitan area (experimented and beginners). apartment accommodates 4 persons comfortable .
Selectos supermarket-less than 1 mile-walking distance
Local fruit stand-less than 1 mile-walking distance
Bus stop-less than 1 mile-walking distance
Galicia Bakery (best bread on island- baked daily)-less than 1 mile-walking distance
Los Nenes-Ave. Galicia-almost street food-excellent local cuisine-less than 1 mile
Good location to use as a base camp to explore:
Old San Juan-15 miles west
Condado-10 miles west
Isla Verde Beach-5 miles west
Pinones-Afro-Caribbean culture-1 mile north by kayak on Torrecilla Lagoon
Plaza Carolina Mall with Sears, Penney's, etc-5 miles south
El Yunque National Forest-25 miles east
Fajardo-night kayaking in Laguna Grande- Bio-luminescent -Las Croabas-40 miles east
Fajardo-Puerto Real (ferry terminal to Vieques/Culebra) 45 miles east
La Placita de Santurce-market, restaurants, pubs, dancing-10 miles southeast
Car rental is recommended.
Gated community with 24 hour Guard controlled access .
Interaction with guests
Gated community with water access in the back perfect for Kayaking ,SUP etc.
Car rental suggested . Close to everything. Minutes to Isla Verde , beaches, 45 minutes to Rain Forest,
20 min. to Old San Juan .
Other things to note
The master bath tub is out of service for remodeling until further notice. Only the sink and toilet will be accessible. The hallway full bathroom with shower is available.
Loud music/noise not permitted.
No hanging items from balcony.
No cigarette/cigar smoking.
A/C must be off if you are not in the room (energetic cost is very high in PR)
The best local knowledge, Island boy, Aquarius, likes sailing, surfing, kayaking, camping, horseback riding, backgammon lover, book reading, I travel to Bali ,Indonesia to be with my daughter and to several island in the Caribbean for the Sailing regattas . My best offer to you as a host is my backyard a mangrove lagoon that connects to a gorgeous beach and bounder the state forest of Piñones with miles of sand beaches,canals ,lagoons a variety of birds ,fish and nature . Great sunsets and great inexpensive places to eat. So get your bathing suit and come down to our beloved Caribbean .