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Palomino Island

1000 El Conquistador Plz Ctr, San Juan 00976-6448, Puerto Rico
+1 787-863-1000
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Family Fun

Such a beautiful location to visit. We spent our days here enjoying the beach and all it had to... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Pretty beach.

Spent a couple days at the beach. Short ferry ride over from hotel. The main side can get a bit... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
West Barnstable, Massachusetts
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A private island where Wyndham El Conquistador guests are often ferried for more water activities.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1000 El Conquistador Plz Ctr, San Juan 00976-6448, Puerto Rico
+1 787-863-1000
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

Such a beautiful location to visit. We spent our days here enjoying the beach and all it had to offer.

1  Thank Katieojoy
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Spent a couple days at the beach. Short ferry ride over from hotel. The main side can get a bit crowded, but plenty of other areas to get away. Tons to do for all ages or just sit and relax. Hike to the top of...More

1  Thank wheldon
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Just a short ferry ride away from the El Conquistador Hotel (10 mins max), Palomino Island is the perfect island get-away. Crystal clear water, sparkling beaches, a rum bar and a restaurant, and tons of activities for the older souls and younger kids to enjoy!...More

2  Thank Alex W
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is definitely the crown jewel of the El Conquistador resort. You have to take the elevator to the trams (“express” makes no stop and “local” makes one very short stop) to the marina where you will catch a catamaran to Palomino Island. You’ll get...More

4  Thank OnAPermanentVacation
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a great location for fun with family and friends. Between the watersports activities, the beautiful sand beaches and azure waters of the Caribbean, you cannot go wrong. The food offerings vary but it's hard to mess up a burger or sandwich. The frozen...More

Thank Tim N
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Fun and relaxing with great service, funny bar tenders with some crazy stories & jokes. Loved the horse back rides, seadoo rentals, and the clothing optional beach (hidden cove). The hike through the island is fun (pack water, it gets hot), and snorkeling in the...More

Thank youngtravelcouple
Reviewed 7 April 2017

If your looking for an idyllic beach visit , this is the place to go. Very pristine, wonderful water and great atmosphere. Went with two kids and my husband and we all loved it. Food at Iguana Cafe is reasonable and goodl

Reviewed 5 April 2017

We spent 2 days at the island. We were able to get lounge chairs under an umbrella on both days with no problems. Food was very good for lunch and not over priced. There is horse back riding, putt putt golf, pool tables, jet skis...More

4  Thank LGChapin
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The main beach area has calm and warm water. They had you a towel when you get off the ferry. If you go to the beach on the left (where boats may dock), you have a long beach to walk along (but no chairs over...More

1  Thank kkom0
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

This is place is a wonderland. We had so much fun here. There is so much to do. Horse back riding, putt putt golf, water sports, shopping all on this beautiful private island!

1  Thank Danene M
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Chelsea W
Can you smoke?
3 May 2017|
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Response from Frevie | Reviewed this property |
Obviously is an open space but as a courtesy to others you shouldn't.
Morgan C
Is the boat ride free if you are staying at El Conquistador?
20 March 2017|
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Response from Ossie B | Reviewed this property |
What is the best way to access Palomino Island if you are not a guest of the hotel? Are there preferred excursions or a public water ferry?
16 January 2017|
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Response from Adercole | Reviewed this property |
Sorry this response is super late -- BUT locals were with us and they spoke spanish and they negotiated with a local to bring us over