I stayed here because it looked simple and non-touristy. It was. On a shoe-string budget, I stayed for a week. The restaurant was surprisingly good and served fresh seafood and local dishes.
This is not the place to go if you like room service- or phones, for that matter. Roosters woke me up each morning...
I've been all over mainland PR, Culebra and Vieques and this is authentic Puerto Rico.
Make sure you go next door to Duffy's- the owner Limon is a blast.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- On the south side of Vieques, Esperanza fishing village is the place to be. Since 1984, Trade Winds - within walking distance of beaches and restaurants - has offered affordable rooms, a congenial atmosphere, popular bar and fine restaurant specializing in Caribbean lobster. All rooms are air-conditioned, non-smoking and most have shared terraces. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served al fresco overlooking the tranquil harbor. Easy access to biobay tours makes Trade Winds the savvy choice. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Trade Winds Guesthouse Hotel Isla De Vieques