Puerto Rico offers both the possibility to spend a romantic vacation in the heart of the Old San Juan or on a secluded beach. Walk hand in hand among the historical landmarks or stroll on a deserted beach. Enjoy the champagne and fruits in a tucked away resort.
Hix Island House
Hix Island House offers the perfect combination of nature and luxury, for a relaxing and romantic vacation. Located in a 13-acre natural refuge, the resort allows you to enjoy the beauty and calmness of nature, without being bothered by a phone or watching a TV. The pools offer a lovely view of the area.
The resort offers the possibility to organize weddings and other events (make sure to email them in advance). The resort is adults only (children under 16 are not allowed).
For the summer season (July to November) expect to pay between US$195 and US$255 per night per room depending on the type of room. Rates are higher during winter (not yet available for this season).
>>for more information go to Hix Island House official website
Horned Dorset Primavera
The 53 suites resort is located on the west coast of Puerto Rico. The near-by beaches allow for swimming, surfing and just…walking hand in hand. Tennis, golf and water sports can be practiced as well. And nothing is more romantic than a stroll on the back of a horse on an almost deserted island. Combine the activities with the magnificent setting of the resort and you’ve got a perfect location for your honeymoon or anniversary.
The winter rates (Jan 2 to Apr 14, 2009) range between US$596 and US$1070 per night per suite, depending on the type of suite. The holiday rates are little higher, while the summer rates are lower.
>>for more information go to Horned Dorset Primavera official website
El Convento Hotel
The only “small luxury hotel” in Puerto Rico, Hotel El Convento is located right in the heart of Old San Juan. You’ll be minutes away from the historical landmarks and close to the harbor. The Spanish Colonial architecture and design gives the hotel a romantic look.
The hotel offers the most beautiful salons for organizing a wedding (each accommodating between 10 and 300 guests). The wedding package (which includes about everything you need for a perfect wedding) costs between US$215 and US$315 depending on the month.
Also, the hotel offers great packages, including the “Romantic Memories of Old San Juan” vacation package which includes champagne, chocolate and flowers in the room.
>>for more information go to El Convento Hotel official website
Copamarina Beach Resort
The resort is tucked away in the still undiscovered southwestern coast, in a lovely tropical forest setting and right by the beach.
The location and charm of the resort recommends it as one of the best places to spend a romantic getaway. The Romance package includes 2 nights accommodation with breakfast, champagne, chocolate covered strawberries, a romantic dinner and massage. Prices range between US$698 and US$785 per package during summer (May to December). Rates are higher during winter (the rates for this winter season are not available yet).
>>for more information go to Copamarina Beach Resort official website
El San Juan Hotel and Casino
An exclusive hotel located in the historic center, El San Juan Hotel offers a lovely location for a romantic getaway. The guestrooms are spacious and offer lovely views of the private tropical pools or ocean.
The most beautiful beach in Puerto Rico, Isla Verde Beach, is here for you to explore, either by just soaking in the sun or by taking long romantic walks. If you feel adventurous you can try one of the many water sports.
The “Love & Lust Package” is a romantic package offered by the hotel and comprises a romantic dinner, breakfast for two, champagne, as well as two welcome drinks. The package is available until December 19, 2008 (check the site for the rates and availability).
>>for more information go to El San Juan Hotel and Casino official website