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Can we stay forever

One of the best beaches I have been too! The sand is soft, the water is gorgeous and the view is... read more

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Penticton, Canada
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Beaches in Isla Verde, Carolina

Love to visit these beaches by myself or with friends. Calming, peaceful during the week days. Busy... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
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Balneario Carolina is long stretch of white sand just east of the Isla Verde area in San Juan. It has a parking lot, restrooms, and showers. There's a kiddie water park at the eastern end of the beach.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best beaches I have been too! The sand is soft, the water is gorgeous and the view is spectacular! Food/ drinks available on the Main Street behind the resorts. We noticed later on in the day you could rent chairs/ umbrellas$4-10. Small...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank purpledaisyrocks
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Neg: Arrived after it rained the night before. The cushions and the loungers were wet and dirty. There was construction to one side of the pool, which was loud and gave off a metallic smell from the grinding. On there beach, there were only a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Maube60
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Love to visit these beaches by myself or with friends. Calming, peaceful during the week days. Busy weekends. Clean and great for swimming if waves are small. Great spits for Surfing small waves in Pine Grove. Monty

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jamessurfflorid
Reviewed 31 May 2018

So, I sent them an email requesting information. No answer. Tried to call them, you get a message and then No Answer. What kind of business is this? I was researching for friends on a cruise. I told them don't waste their time. No posted...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank jfarmeribm
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Beach is ok, kinda tan looking sand . Water isn’t really clear unless you go offshore island hopping. Not terrible beaches by any means but Florida beaches are way nicer.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Wannabebeachbum74
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Isla Verde and Carolina's public beach are the best and closest beaches near San Juan. Right next to the airport and other interesting places to visit.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank raulcolon
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We went here on an excursion from th Carnival Sunshine. Food was really good. Staff was great. Beach clean ocean had debris in it huge rocks. tile. And other items I think from hurricane. We stayed at the pool and had a great time. Staff...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Mike M
Reviewed 22 September 2017

My wife and I found ourselves stranded in Puerto Rico after returning from a week long Caribbean cruise (courtesy of hurricane Irma). No flights out of Luis Munoz Marin International Airport and no flights into Miami or Fort Lauderdale. Given the devastation Irma left behind,...More

Date of experience: September 2017
5  Thank K A
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful clean smooth sand. Never too crowded plus umbrellas chairs restaurants alcohol and warm water wow I have found Paradise!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Redracer8
Reviewed 28 August 2017

I stayed at the ESJ Azul and the Hilton- both on the beach next to one another - but the difference in 200 feet was immeasurable. Hilton also known as El San Juan Hotel has security on the beach and acts like they mean business...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank travelgueen7593
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11 April 2018|
Response from jamessurfflorid | Reviewed this property |
No passport required until Oct.2020.
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Response from IMollyQ | Reviewed this property |
There are hotels and restaurants where you can change.