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Villa Tropical Oceanfront Apartments on Shacks Beach

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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 24 June 2012

We found Villa Tropical on Trip Advisor and stayed 5 nights in June. The direction that are printed from the website were perfect and you will need them to find it. I suggest printing the direction to and from the San Juan airport. There is an airport only minutes away however flights are limited. We wanted to relax and spend...

1Thank Wibols
Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 18 June 2012

Villa Tropical is one of those 'mom & pop' hideaways that you don't want to tell anyone about so you can always have a place to stay in paradise. From the moment we got there we felt like relatives welcomed in after a long trip. Jennifer, the co-owner, greeted us cheerfully upon our arrival. She checked us in while telling...

2Thank ann l
Arecibo, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 11 June 2012

We just spend a weekend at Villa Tropical with our children and grandchildren and it was unforgettable for all. We were 12 people in our party and we got villas R1 and R2 which was a wonderful choice for us since they are locate side by side with a huge deck overlooking the ocean. We were very courteously attended by...

Thank martagonz
Chicago. IL
Reviewed 29 May 2012

Lie in the hammock on your balcony listening to the waves crash onto the beach. Watch the surfers in the morning. Snorkel right out front. Early morning walks on the beach. We stayed in Q3. Spectacular apartment. Will definitely return!

3Thank CrazeeChic
Yakima, Washington
Reviewed 4 May 2012

Villa Tropical is a top-notch destination with no downsides unless you want hotel-style accommodations with hot and cold running servants. The units are totally modern, squeaky-clean, well-furnished and maintained, and several are within spitting distance (if you spit well) of the high-tide line. Even those units not quite that close are but a seconds' walk from the beach. My wife...

5Thank Kent L
New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 May 2012

We were in Puerto Rico for a wedding and chose to stay in the oceanfront apartments over the Villa Montana resort. Although the resort first caught my eye we decided that we wanted to wake up with a view of the ocean and make our own coffee in the morning. We stayed in Unit M4 which is the top level...

Thank Irit22
Reviewed 21 April 2012

Great accomodations, great view, great time! We spent 3 short nights in a 3-bedroom villa (R2) and it was everything we could hope for. With the exception of an intensely windy first day where we really could not snorkel, this stay was better than any other in recent memory. This is a fantastic choice for anyone looking for a place...

4Thank Tygargabo
Arlington VA
Reviewed 14 April 2012

Spent 7 nights with my husband and 10 year old son in April. Stayed in Villa Bajandas B2, and we've already booked for 8 nights in March 2013. Clean and simply accommodations with a view to die for: aqua/turquoise/sea green waters in the reef with navy in the blue hole. The hotel rents out snorkeling equipment and my boys fell...

Paxton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 11 April 2012

Our first trip to PR, first 2 nights @ VT in M1. Magnificent views of the beach and great to listen to the surf hit the beach just feet away, but M1 is in need of some improvements: large couch needs to be replaced, extremely uncomfortable to sit on as a large piece of plywood is supposed to remove the...

Thank paho312
San Diego, CA
Reviewed 10 April 2012

My son and I stayed at Villa Tropical for 7 nights at the end of March. We had a wonderful time. The apartment was great - clean and convenient and well appointed - looking out on beautiful Shack's Beach. This is positively one of the most beautiful patio views we have ever had. This is an amazing value for beach...

Thank Janet A

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Since 1990, Villa Tropical's Location and Accommodations have enchanted visitors from around the world. Villa Tropical Inc. represents an exclusive group of fully-equipped oceanfront and non-oceanfront apartments located ON Shacks Beach (Playa Shacks), Isabela. Directly in front of the VT Main building is the "Blue Hole", a coral-reef-protected swimming area that provides visitors the opportunity to enjoy a variety of sea life while snorkeling and diving in underwater caverns. Just west of the coral reef is a challenging surf break and favorite kite-surfing and SUP destination. There are 31unique, fully - equipped apartments with everything for your home away from home on the beach. Many amenities are included like your clean sheets and towels, cooking tools and utensils, FREE wifi, FREE A/C, FREE Parking, FREE beach access, FREE soap, dish detergent, TP and PT :) LOL and cleaning supplies and FREE BBQ tank refills. The NEW Villa Tropical Gift Shop has souvenirs, beverages, incl alcohol, and conveniences. The friendly Canadian Owners and helpful staff are kind, resourceful and a joy to vacation with. Villa Tropical's Best Value is maintained by the owner's maintaining direct relations with customers, thus why you will never find us on an OTA's top list. Villa Tropical books solidly 2 years in advance for high season dates. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Tropical Oceanfront Apartments on Shacks Beach

Address: Shacks Beach, Bajuras 326, Isabela 00662, Puerto Rico
Region: Caribbean > Puerto Rico > Isabela
Price Range: ₹ 5,190 - ₹ 7,136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 31
Also Known As:
Villa Tropical Oceanfront Apartments On Shacks Beach Hotel Isabela
Tropical Hotel Isabela
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“None of the rooms are far from the beach. Villas closer to the office are closer to the swimming beach, but really, none are very far away.”
genenurse, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“during winter waves will get loud”
627katarinar, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view is the best, although other rooms are fine I love to wake and see the ocean”
333diverdarryl, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Double room, single bathroom, full kitchen and living room apartment.”
RosarioJR, 26 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for Joslyn or Trevor”
Debbie0416, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
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