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Palomino Island

1000 El Conquistador Plz Ctr, Las Croabas, Fajardo 00976-6448, Puerto Rico
+1 787-863-1000
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Just OK.

The island was beautiful, however there was a lot of seaweed which was annoying. We purchased a... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
NCNJGIRLZ
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Sicklerville, New Jersey
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Horseback Riding

The horseback riding tour of Palomino island was the highlight of our entire stay. The manager, who... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
atkins642
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Chicago, Illinois
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A private island where Wyndham El Conquistador guests are often ferried for more water activities.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1000 El Conquistador Plz Ctr, Las Croabas, Fajardo 00976-6448, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

The island was beautiful, however there was a lot of seaweed which was annoying. We purchased a floating raft that held 6 people. That was fun. The food at the restaurant was just ok. Be prepared there are chickens just roaming around the property. The only...More

Thank NCNJGIRLZ
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The horseback riding tour of Palomino island was the highlight of our entire stay. The manager, who was the nicest man on an island of incredibly nice people, took my daughter and me to the top of Palomino Island where he told us about the...More

2  Thank atkins642
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is a clean beach with a safe swimming area. It is not wavy at all and great for kids. There are options to rent jet skis and rafts. The Iguana's Bar and Grill was not that good, over seasoned food. I loved hiking up...More

2  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is the best part of the resort. The island is great and not crowded even on the weekend. The hotel ferry runs frequently so never waiting. Plenty to do on the island for the whole family. I recommend going here if no where else...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent facilities, plenty of activities in one location, courteous and very attentive staff, could not ask for better service

Thank MiguelLimeres
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We stay at El Conquistador Hotel and the hotel have a free transportation to Palomino Island.... beautiful beach to spend a day.

Thank cielob953
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Beautiful island with many amenities for kids and adults. Basketball court, volleyball, mini golf, jet ski and other aquatic rentals, horse rides, and one of the best beaches in Puerto Rico. Excellent boat service for transporting from the hotal to the beach.

Thank Leo L
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Palomino Island is the private beach for the guests of the El Conquistador Hotel. This tiny island has one of the best beaches in Puerto RIco. You will have the beatiful beaches, with the convenience of having a full service bar to enjoy whichever drink...More

2  Thank Bobby R
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We were excited about the private island aspect of staying at El Conquistador, but we were quickly disappointed. I had read many reviews and thought I was prepared. We brought our own floats and snorkel masks because they charge you to rent those on the...More

3  Thank MarlaFox
Reviewed 7 July 2017

The small island is manicured and has paths to follow. The beach has gentle waves however there was a lot of seaweed the day we went.

Thank Richard R
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Sharon R
9 November 2017|
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Response from Raul D | Reviewed this property |
Conquistador had to shut down after the hurricane
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NailgirlRoz
9 November 2017|
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Response from chulis18 | Reviewed this property |
I don't have information about the current status of El Conquistador, however I advise you call the hotel and inquire info.Also be mindful Palomino may not be restored because is a small island separate from El Conquistador... More
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Krystal P
30 August 2017|
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
Unless you have your own boat it is for guests
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